After you spend a few hours standing in the return line at your local big box retailer, start your family-time detox with some live music. There are more than enough shows to for everyone. Doubters will find proof in this week’s music-roundup known as BADNGEEEEK!!.
- Planet Asia.
- Gentle Jamie.
- Santa Hats & Sunglasses Christmas Party.
- Le Wolves.
Post Christmas show. W/Crooked Hoof and Sampson Simpson. At Peeve’s Public House. 9 p.m. Free.
- Heavy Weather.
- Shitty Christmas 2: Electric Poopaloo.
- Homegrown Friday.
W/Cultures Breed, Wolf Ghost and DJ Aesop. At Club Eva. 9 p.m. Free. (Flier link)
- Natural Thrills.
- Fresno Winter Jam.
- Genocide District.
W/Forever Rising, Once Emperor, Forgetting Last Friday, Chase: The Magic Dragon. At Strummer’s. 6 p.m. $6. All ages.
- House Shoes.
W/Zeroh, HELL08s, K.Pizzle, Sea Shock. A Love the Captive house show. 9 p.m. $10.
- Boxcar Figaro.
- Bad Boys Zydeco.
- CJ Liscum.
- Jeremiah Johnson.
- Straight No Chaser.
“Under the Influence” tour. W/Caroline Glaser. At Saroyan Theatre. 7 p.m. $29.50-$59.50.
- New Year’s Eve.
Look for a NYE Bandgeek tomorrow.
That’s what I found anyway. Feel free to add your own events in the comments section or send them to me at firstname.lastname@example.org or @joshuatehee on Twitter.