This is one of those weekends where you force everyone who ever said there is nothing to do in Fresno to EAT THEIR WORDS. Not only is there the Catacomb Party, which is sure to more fun than should be allowed and will be all you talk about come Monday morning (or Sunday morning for that matter), there are a solid number of other musical choices happening this weekend and into next week. Here there are in one easily digestible format we call BANDGEEEEEEEKK!!
- Before Perils.
- Rin Tin Tiger.
- Homegrown Friday.
- Matt Otis and the Sound.
Indie-tinged acoustic folk. At Full Circle Brewing Co. 8 p.m. $3. suggested donation.
W/Diarrhea Planet. At the Cellar Door, Visalia. 9:30 p.m. $8.
- The Petty Breakers.
Tom Petty Tribute. W/Geezer (senior-citizen Weezer tribute). At Strummer’s. 8 p.m. $10.
- Friday Night Live.
- Ron Thompson 60th Birthday Bash.
- Mofo Party Band.
- Hot Blood Orkestar.
- San Diego band P.O.B.
- Whiskey and the Devil Chaplain.
- Lucky 7 Concert Series.
Screamo from Northern Virginia. W/Black Mask, Nayru and Cabin Fire. At 4817 N. Harrison. 7 p.m. $1. (Flier link).
At Chukchansi Gold Resort and Casino 8 p.m. $3-%40.
- Big Brother.
- McLane Highlander Jam 2.
- Guttermouth + Agent Orange.
W/Tyrannosaurus Zebra. At Strummer’s. 8 p.m. Tuesday. $13.
Oakland-based rock/folk/soul. At Fresno Brewing Company. 8 p.m. Free. All ages.
- Kenney Chesney.
The No Shoes Nation Tour. W/Eli Young Band and Kacey Musgraves. At The Save Mart Center. 7 p.m. Wednesday. $39-50 and $79.50.
- Sonny and the Sunsets.
- Joyce Manor.
That’s what I came up with anyway. Feel free to add your own evens in the comment section or contact firstname.lastname@example.org or @joshuatehee on Twitter.