Happy Memorial Day! Get off the Internet and go outside.
Friday, May 22 *Arizona/Dive Poets/Old Lights/Big Heart Slide, Firebird *Rib America Fest, featuring Healing Sixes/Shooting Star/Night Ranger, Soldier's Memorial Plaza *Educated Guess/Northwoods/Dear Vincent/Goldbugs, Off Broadway *Hot Lixx, The Gramophone *Joe Stickley's Blue Print (CD release), Duck Room *Golden Shoulders, Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center *Life in Jersey/Glass Teeth/Black for a Second, Lemmons *Brickshy/Of time and Tide, Cicero's *Dave Stone, Mangia *Where's Charlie?. Red Card Royale/The GoodTime Engineers/Johnny Chase, Pageant
Saturday, May 23 *Goes Cube, Firebird *Cross Canadian Ragweed, Pageant *The Diplomats of Solid Sound featuring the Diplomettes, The Gramophone *Pointfest, featuring Offspring, the Used, Taking Back Sunday, Ludo, Shiny Toy Guns, Cavo, Blue October, The Parlor Mob, more, Verizon Wireless Amphitheater *Stag Nite All-Stars Present the Music of the Kinks, Off Broadway *Nevermores/Left Arm/75s, Deluxe *Spark1Duh?, Lemmons *Rib America Fest, featuring Shemekia Copeland/Warrant/Firehouse/Bret Michaels, Soldier's Memorial Plaza *Husband and Wife, Mangia *Jake's Leg, Broadway Oyster Bar *On the One, Old Rock House *The Lushes/DinoFight!/Alas Poor Yorick, Way Out Club *Target Market/Waiting for Jimmy/The Usual Suspects, Cicero's *Magic Slim and the Teardrops, Beale on Broadway *Auset, Shanti *Black Breath/Denouncer/ Sucked Dry/Lethal Enforcer, The Wedge
Sunday, May 24 *Whitey Morgan & the 78s/Dock Ellis Band/Round-Ups, Off Broadway *Rib America Fest, featuring The Elms/Robert Earl Keen/Cowboy Mouth/Third Eye Blind, Soldier's Memorial Plaza *Benny Benassi, Home Nightclub *Junior Brown, Beale on Broadway *Murdock/Suburban Disturbance/The Haddonfields/Sack Lunch, The Wedge *Johnny Saint and the Princes of Darkness/Behlevue, Cicero's *Oliver Sain Listening Party, BB's Jazz, Blues & Soups
Monday, May 25 *Von Iva/Gliss/Nat Attack, Firebird *Rib America Fest, featuring Fabulous Motown Revue/Beatlemania! Live/JackylSaving Abel, Soldier's Memorial Plaza *Madahoochi, Cicero's *Irene Jones/Amber Rose, Way Out Club *Salesman/ Hotel.Hotel/Dot Wave!, Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center