Comprised of lead singer Vicky Tafoya, guitarist Matt Beld, bassist Vinny Malachi, and drummer Dusty Watson, Southern California's Vicky and the Vengents is a "psychedelic maltshop punk rock group" influenced by The Shangri-Las, The Ronettes, Phil Spector, Joan Jett, and "all thangs dramatic and loud." "The girl groups, guitars, grease, and garage are all in the blender." Touring in support of their album Cry Now, Smile Later, the quartet plays Boneshakers on SIN Wednesday (offering $2 select pints) accompanied by DJ Needlepusher. $5; 9pm Wed, Nov 7, Boneshakers Tap House and Pizzeria, 306 Austin, (210) 269-5119, boneshakersonline.com. Check out our full online calendar of upcoming events here: calendar.sacurrent.com.
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