5 Shows To See This Week



Monday, June 22
The Georges

South Texas stalwarts The Georges inject rockabilly with the pop stylings of the Fab Four. Tonight, they provde the rockabilly soundtrack to Sam's weekly swing night. $10, 7pm, Sam's Burger Joint,330 E. Grayson, 

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Tuesday, June 23
Prime Time Jazz Orchestra

Prime Time saxophonist John Magaldi riffs through straight ahead standards with his big breathy tone. He's a worthy bandleader and first chair, having performed with Johnny Mathis, Boots Randolph, Tony Bennett and Marvin Gaye. Free, 8pm, Blue Stare Brewing Company, 1414 S. Alamo, (210) 212-5506

A hole in the ozone layer called Whitesnake - COURTESY
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  • A hole in the ozone layer called Whitesnake

Tuesday, June 22

Free parking on Downtown Tuesdays plus White Snake at the Majestic makes for a perfect storm of recreating Tawny Kitaen's car hood dance in the video for "Here I Go Again." $50-$75, 8pm, The Majestic Theatre, 224 E. Houston, (210) 226-5700

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Wednesday, June 24
Brother Dege

Describing his tunes as “Psyouthern Delta World Punk Rock,” Louisiana’s Brother Dege broke out his bayou microgenre with a spot on the soundtrack of Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained in 2012. Called “Too Old to Die Young,” the tune is a stomping slide guitar anthem, perfect for the violence and audacity of Tarantino. $5, 9:30pm, 502 Bar, 502 Embassy Oaks, (210) 257-8125

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Wednesday, June 24
Wild Party, Deer Vibes

Through 12 songs of brightly lit guitar pop, Wild Party’s debut Phantom Pop throws a bash of hi-fi six-string, toe-tapping keyboards and counter-melodic bass, all with heavy emphasis on a 16th beat hi-hat shuffle. Each ditty is surprisingly elastic, changing attitudes, styles or decades between parts. Take “When I Get Older,” the opening cut from Wild Party’s first album Phantom Pop. Introduced by a guitar that sounds like a worthy update to Hall and Oates’ “You Make My Dreams Come True,” singer and Boerne native Lincoln Kreifels approaches a verse with precise weighting of syllables. As Deer Vibes leader Michael Carrillo picks up steam with his side project Michael J and the Foxes, don’t expect the indie rock big band to get dropped anytime soon. With Swimming With Bears. $13, 7pm, Paper Tiger, 2410 N. St. Mary's


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