Raleigh, N.C. — There are a lot of shows this week in the Triangle. Check out our picks for best live music!
Jacuzzi Boys, Octopus Jones at The Pour House – Garage/punk rock, featured on Rollingstone.com last month
Tav Falco and the Unapproachable Panther Burns, Dex Domweber Duo, Last Year’s Men at Local 506 – Founded in 1979, blending blues and country with rock
Old Quarter at The Cave – Southern/indie rock
Oak City 7: Cracker, Toddlers, Blanko Basnet, Blue Angel Blue at City Plaza – Free concert series
Peter Lamb and the Wolves at NC Museum of Art – A popular jazz band in the Triangle
TOW3RS, Lilac Shadows, Zack Mexico at Local 506 – Experimental rock 'n roll
North Elementary, Magnolia Collective at The Cave – Carefree and fun
Nuclear Honey CD Release, Onward Soldiers, Octopus Jones at Kings Barcade – Americana/rock from Raleigh
Goner, Wood Ear, Beloved Binge at The Pinhook – CD release for one of the best live bands in the Triangle
Dark Water Rising, Jo Gore and the Alternative at Local 506 – "Rock-y soul"
Deafheaven, Marriages, Gray Young at Kings Barcade – Metal/rock
North Elementary, Debonzo Brothers at Slim’s – Carefree and fun
Birds of Avalon, The Lollipops at The Cave – Psychadelic/progressive rock
Gladys Knight, The O’Jays at DPAC – This show is sold out, but if you can find tickets, grab them!
Oulipo, Alligator Indian, Teguigalpan at Local 506 – Abstract pop
For more information on local bands, check out Hear it from Hutch.