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The week in Houston rock

June 21st, 2006 · 2 Comments

Tonight (Wednesday, 6.21.06), The JonBenet and God’s Temple of Family Deliverance start their tour with a show at The Proletariat with Sharks and Sailors and Dethro Skull. $5 cover. Show starts at 9pm.

Sonic Youth plays the Warehouse Live on Thursday, 6.22.06.

On Friday, Southern Backtones — recently back from their tour — play at Rudyard’s with/Two Star Symphony. Also on Friday, Pale play downtown at The Brewery Tap. rumor has it their new album is great.

Also this week:

Wednesday, 6.21.06

Be Your Own Pet/Whirlwind Heat/Ume @ Walter’s on Washington
Skyblue72/Sybris/PWS/1977 @ Warehouse Live
Emily & the Occasional Musicians @ McGonigel’s Mucky Duck
Everything, Now! @ Super Happy Fun Land
Turbojugend Humpday, featuring Sons of Evel @ Rudyard’s

Thursday, 6.22.06

Sonic Youth/Awesome Color @ Warehouse Live
Houston Band Coalition New Applicant Showcase, featuring DeSangre, Drive, Psychosis, & Soul Xchange @ Fitzgerald’s
The McKay Brothers @ McGonigel’s Mucky Duck
I Love You @ Super Happy Fun Land
The Spazmatics @ Sammy’s (2016 Main)
Raul Malo @ The Continental Club
The Hanshaws @ Sansone’s (14144 Westheimer)
Eightyfour/Something Fierce @ Rudyard’s
Bane/Modern Life Is War/This Is Hell/Outbreak/Die Young @ Java Jazz Coffeehouse (Spring)

Friday, 6.23.06

Pale @ The Brewery Tap
Southern Backtones/Two Star Symphony @ Rudyard’s
Episode 4, featuring Brett Koshkin, Graham King, CeePlus and The House of Bad Knives, Wes Alloy, & Dunnock @ G.R.A.B. Bar (free)
Broken/Epic/Silenced Within @ Fitzgerald’s
The Greencards @ McGonigel’s Mucky Duck
Hymn Six/InDenmark/The Curbside Project @ Super Happy Fun Land
Texas Renegade @ Sansone’s (14144 Westheimer)
Opulent/Release/Deep Above Surface @ Club Middle Earth (6305 Skyline Dr.)
Miss Leslie & Her Juke-Jointers @ Colonial Park (West U.)
Skyblue72 @ The Balinese Room (Galveston)

Saturday, 6.24.06

Band of Horses/Mt. Egypt/The Can’t See @ Walter’s on Washington
Mount Simms/Jeffery Mac @ The Mink (3718 Main)
Bob Wall @ The Vintage Bar
Chaotic Alliance/Unit 21/Tolar/Humanicide/El Desmadre/Dissent @ The Southmore House
Rob Thomas/Jewel/Toby Lightman @ Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
The Drunks/Oklahomos/Donkey Punch @ Rudyard’s
Blood Dance II 2nd Annual Vampires Ball, featuring Combichrist @ Club Middle Earth (6305 Skyline Dr.)
Mindflow @ The White Swan
Hayes Carll @ McGonigel’s Mucky Duck
Extemp-O-Rama, featuring The Defenestration Unit, Fist of Kong, Nuje Improv Trio, & Bill Bridges @ Super Happy Fun Land
Torque @ Einstein’s Pub
Gates of Acheron/Lokyata/Some Day @ Robinson Rd. Community Center (Tamina Hall; The Woodlands)
Seth Walker (CD release) @ Sansone’s (14144 Westheimer)

Sunday, 6.25.06

Occasional Detroit/Juiceboxxx/Flat Earth/BPM @ Super Happy Fun Land
Slayer/lamb of god/Mastodon/Children of Bodom/Thine Eyes Bleed @ Reliant Arena
The Wiggins/Black Snakes and Kangaroos/Finally Punk/Kiosk @ The White Swan
Bowling for Soup/Fenix, TX/Army of Freshmen/Flashlight Brown @ Warehouse Live
Danny Everett @ McGonigel’s Mucky Duck
Chicago/Huey Lewis & the News @ Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
Clay Farmer @ Central Market (Westheimer & Weslayan)
The Deformities/Officially Terminated @ The Engine Room
The Forecast/Socratic/Mashlin/Tourmaline @ Java Jazz Coffeehouse (Spring)

Enjoy the rest of the (dry) week…

Tags: Music

2 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Matt // Jun 22, 2006 at 1:59 am

    You forgot one; Man Man/Apollo Sunshine/The Lovely Feathers @ Walters, Thursday 22nd.

  • 2 DAC // Jun 23, 2006 at 2:05 pm

    Yeah, a friend went. I was at Sonic Youth, which was good.

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