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10 Shows to See This Weekend


  • Boyfrndz

Thursday, June 2

This Austin-based modern prog-rock group certainly has a shot at Rush-ing the mainstream with their newest release, Impulse. With Hikes and Bright Like the Sun. $5 - $10, 9pm, Limelight, 2718 N. St. Mary's St., (210) 735-7775

  • Björk

Thursday, June 2
Thurzgayz Northern Lights Edition

VJ Glitoris pays tribute to the electronic superstars of Denmark, Norway and Sweden, including Lykke Li, Miike Snow, Robyn, The Knife, Björk, Royskopp, Fever Ray and Niki & The Dove. 10pm, Brass Monkey, 2702 N. St. Mary's St., (210) 480-4722

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  • Young Jesus

Thursday, June 2
Young Jesus

Slightly older than eight-pound-six-ounce newborn infant Jesus, Young Jesus herald a return to the indie new sincerity movement of The Replacements and Weezer. With Brandon Cunningham and Akasha Glow. $5, 8pm, Imagine Books and Records, 8373 Culebra Road, (210) 236-7668

  • At All Cost

Friday, June 3
At All Cost

Austin's former kings of anti-capitalist melodic-metal return from the grave marked "Distraction." With Eightfifteen, Illustrations and Hotzi. Free for 21+, 8pm, The Korova, 107 E. Martin St., (210) 226-5070

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  • A featured dancer

Friday, June 3
Flamenco Friday: Pisando Fuerte

Spanish choreographers Miguel Vargas and Lidon Patiño's dance compositions are on display, along with other staple pieces from the 25-year history of the Guadalupe Dance Company. $15 - $50, 8pm, Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center, 723 S. Brazos St., (210) 271-3151

  • Lucas Jack

Friday, June 3
Lucas Jack Album Release and Farewell San Antonio Show

"Recovering attorney," Lucas Jack releases Make it Beautiful, barroom piano-pop inspired by Elton, Billy and the Bens (Kweller, Rector and Folds). With Bekah Kelso & The Fellas. $12 - $45, 7pm, Sam's Burger Joint, 330 E. Grayson St., (210) 223-2830

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  • Chedda Da Connect

Saturday, June 4
Chedda Da Connect

H-Town's own invites you to peep his entrepreneurial skills on "Flicka Da Wrist," slang for cookin' up and slangin' rocks. With Pecvasso Gvng. $35, 8pm, Alamo City Music Hall, 1305 E. Houston St.

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  • Prince

Saturday, June 4
Purple Reign

Don't be blue, get purple and celebrate the passing of the leader of more musical revolutions than one. Free, 8pm, Paper Tiger, 2410 N. St. Mary's St.

  • Ballgag

Sunday, June 5
Ballgag, Test, Deterioration, Agitate and Painful Existence

Do you really need me to tell you these groups play malevolent punk-metal? $8, 9pm, Nite Lite, 714 Fredericksburg Road, (210) 254-4313

  • Joe Pug

Sunday, June 5
Joe Pug

A schooled playwright, Pug's literary handle has, for many, earned him the Valedictorian position in the new school of road-weary folk troubadours. $15 - $60, 6pm, Sam's Burger Joint, 330 E. Grayson St., (210) 223-2830

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