The time has come again, and we hope you're as pumped as we are for this weekend's psychitzophrenic spread. It's all about the well-rounded experience: You can ponder art over an exhibition of electronica artists at the SLAP Conference, check out a Robert Plant sound-a-like or groove to the sweet vocal caresses of erstwhile R&B criminal R. Kelly. If you're (somehow) still unmotivated, the second annual S.L.UM. fest features some of the most promising St. Louis hip-hop artists in a night that spans 12 hours and at least 100 artists.
Led Zeppelin 2 Duck Room at Blueberry Hill 9 p.m. | $15
Middle Class Fashion Foam With Union Electric, Sleep Feat and Joseph Anthony Camerlengo 8 p.m. | $5
R. Kelly Chaifetz Arena With Keyshia Cole and Marsha Ambrosius 8 p.m. | $27.50
SLAP Conference Regional Arts Commission 7 p.m. | Free Friday, $10 for Saturday and Sunday Saturday
Harvest Sessions presents The Skekses Tower Grove Farmers' Market 10 a.m. | Free
Jump Starts Jefferson Warehouse With Blood Pony 8:30 p.m. | $7
Nighty Night Schlafly Tap Room With May Day Orchestra 9 p.m. | Free
Rockin' For Joplin Off Broadway 8 p.m. | $8 minimum donation
S.L.U.M. Fest Atomic Cowboy 2 p.m. | $10-12
My Life With the Thrlll Kill Kult Firebird With Twitch the Ripper 7 p.m. | $20
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