First and foremost: Camera Obscura's 9 p.m. Off Broadway show with Papercuts is SOLD OUT says the venue. But for anyone lacking tickets, fear not: Vintage Vinyl is hosting a free in-store performance at 6 p.m. I'd also get there early for that one, however.
There are plenty of other options for the heartbroken tonight, however...
...starting with Holly Golightly and the Brokeoffs at the Firebird. The garage-blues queen's current project is a collaboration with a man named Lawyer Dave, and the pair's tunes are delightfully vintage country, like a slightly warped Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazlewood or Johnny and June Carter Cash. Kentucky Knife Fight and This City of Takers opens.
The Duck Room is continuing the night's kickass-woman theme by hosting Lez Zeppelin. The all-female Led Zep cover band hails from New York and, frankly, kicks ass. 9 p.m., $20.
Last but not least: At the Gargoyle, the Faint's DJ project Depressed Buttons will be playing. Immuzikation is also on the bill. The show's free for Wash U students and $10 for the general public, and starts at 8:30 p.m. This is kind of what to expect: