XZIBIT: If you like hip-hop that I liked in 1996, then go see Xzibit at Rome Nightclub on Thursday night. I honestly can’t tell ya what Xzibit has done in the last five years, but his first two albums were also doooooope.
CELEBRATE THE EXPRESS + XOTICA: It’s anniversary time at The Express, Fresno’s popular gay nightclub. On Thursday night, the Xotica drag show celebrates its eight-year anniversary then The Express itself celebrates nine years on Saturday night.
ON THE ROAD: Visiting our Valley this week: Brass Hysteria (Wednesday at The Lamp Post), White Chapel and Miss May I (Friday at Club Retro), Velvet Teen (Friday at The Cellar Door) Joyce Manor (Friday at Chinatown Youth Center), female tribute band Alison Chains (Saturday at Starline), Oblivion (Sunday at Chinatown Youth Center)
OFFICE HOP: Remember when those Fresno State students organized a open house of Fresno lofts a few weeks back? Well, the second half of that assignment comes to realization Thursday during the Downtown Business Bounce. More here, here and here.
SPEAKING OF COLLEGE KIDS: Fresno City College is having a talent show on Thursday night. Me and Kopi are going to be there judging. It’s going to be a Great Day. *gong*
GOT A BIG APPETITE? Sequoia Brewing Co. is having a challenge and both its locations on Saturday at 4 p.m. to see who can eat its Yeti Burger quickest. The winners compete next Saturday for a $500 prize. Entry fee costs $15 for the burger and a beer to wash it down. More here.
ANYBODY KNOW … What the hell is going on here?