TW PICK OF THE WEEK:
Since forming in 2004, the Georgetown Orbits have achieved international notoriety for their soulful, modern-vintage style of Jamaican ska, reggae and rocksteady music. They will perform at McMenamins on Aug. 8. Fun Police will begin the show at 8 p.m. There is no cover charge and this is an all-ages event.
FRIDAY, AUG. 9
AIRPORT TAVERN: Generation Decline, Born Sick, Rat Kind, Despairer, Ausekara, 8 p.m.
LOUIE G’S: Leadbetter Band, Aury Moore Band, Ian Jones, 8 p.m., AA
MCMENAMINS: Georgetown Orbits, Fun Police, 8 p.m., NC, AA
REAL ART TACOMA: The Home Team, Fiore, Pretty Awkward, Parkwalk, 8 p.m., $10, AA
SWISS: The Whole Bolivian Army, Grim Statistic, Go Fetch, 9 p.m., $10
UNCLE SAM’S: Tremer Cats, 8 p.m.
SATURDAY, AUG. 10
JAZZBONES: Janis Lives (Janis Joplin tribute), Bad Moon Riders (Creedence Clearwater Revival tribute) 7 p.m., $15-20
LOUIE G’S: Mom’s Rocket, Lesser Disciples, Carnelian, 8 p.m., $10, AA
MCMENAMINS: Live It Out Loud, 4 p.m., $15-25, AA
SPAR: Twang Junkies, 8 p.m.
SWISS: Erotic City (Prince Tribute) 9 p.m., $10
UNCLE SAM’S: TBA, 8 p.m.
SUNDAY, AUG. 11
MCMENAMINS: Hook Me Up (Jazz) 6 p.m., NC, AA
SPAR: Billy Barner and King Nom Beaux (Blues) 7 p.m., NC
UNCLE SAM’S: Final Notice w/Bob Evans (Country) 7 p.m., NC
MONDAY, AUG. 12
JAZZBONES: Rockaroake, 10 p.m., NC
MCMENAMINS: 7 Deadly Sins, 7:30 p.m., $10-13
SWISS: Chuck Gay (Open mic) 7 p.m., NC
UNCLE SAM’S: Lolo & Friends (Rock jam) 8 p.m., NC
TUESDAY, AUG. 13
MCMENAMINS: World’s Finest, 7 p.m., NC, AA
REAL ART TACOMA: Goatman, Jerry Core, False Power, George Crustanza, 8 p.m., $10, AA
UNCLE SAM’S: SOB Band (Rock jam)
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 14
UNCLE SAM’S: Subvinyl Jukebox (Rock jam)
THURSDAY, AUG. 15
MCMENAMINS: Strange Hotels, 7 p.m., NC, AA
UNCLE SAM’S: Jerry Miller (Guitarist) 7 p.m.