Looking to check out some live music this week? Here’s your listing of what’s happening around the city between July 31 and August 6. In addition, we are now including recently announced shows, so you have no excuse about missing out on ticket opportunities.
If you know of any good shows this week that we missed below, let us know in the comments. Feel free to also let us know about upcoming shows that would be worth checking out.
Aug. 31 – Irish Descendants @ Horseshoe Tavern, $13.50 — guaranteed good time!
Aug. 19 – Ice Cube @ Kool Haus, $29.50
Aug. 31 – Ziggy Marley @ The Guvernment, $35.75
Sept. 8/9 – The Sadies @ Horseshoe Tavern, $15
Sept. 15 – Luke Doucet @ Horseshoe Tavern, $12
Sept. 17 – A Tribe Called Quest @ Kool Haus, $59.50
Sept. 20 – Asobi Seksu @ Horseshoe Tavern, $8.50
Sept. 21 – Controller.Controller w/ You Say Party! We Say Die! @ Horseshoe Tavern, $12.50
Sept. 25 – Nick Lachey @ Kool Haus — kidding…just wanted to see if you were paying attention.
Tues. Aug. 1
Murder City Music Festival, Aug. 1-6 @ Ford Plant in Brantford, various prices per show or $45 for pass. See individual daily listings for show details.
Henri Faberge & The Adorables @ Ford Plant, Free
Poison w/ Cinderella @ Molson Amphitheatre, $42.50 — Re-live your 80s hairband days with a little Unskinny Bop. Oh come on, you ‘don’t know what you’ve got til it’s gone’! (commence groaning now)
Wed. Aug. 2
She Wants Revenge @ The Phoenix, $20
**Editors @ Opera House, $20 — Mercury Prize nominees…see if they’re worth the hype.
Holy Fuck, Ninja High School, The Diableros, D’Urbervilles @ Ford Plant, $10
Thurs. Aug. 3
The Meligrove Band, Tokyo Police Club, Hylozoists, Kitchens & Bathrooms @ Ford Plant, $8
Fri. Aug. 4
The Blow, Born Ruffians, We’re Marching On, The Sourkeys @ Ford Plant, $10
Sat. Aug. 5
** Wolf Parade @ The Phoenix, Sold Out (but hey, you might get lucky and score tix somehow)
The Hidden Cameras, The Bicycles, The Old Soul, Brigitte @ Ford Plant , $10
** D’Urbervilles @ Silver Dollar, $5
Sun. Aug. 6
The Sadies, Andre Ethier, Jon-Rae & The River, Oh Bijou @ Ford Plant, $15
**Torontoist will be there. Look for photos and/or a review in the days following the show.