The Howlin' Brothers
Americana fans will want to check out this traditional Nashville trio, along with one-woman opening act Renee Is a Zombie.
9 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 20, at Will's Pub, $7
Fat Gold Chain Chronicles
Swamburger's competitive hip-hop series brings in special guest Ed O.G. of '90s hip-hop group Ed O.G. and da Bulldogs.
9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, at the Social, $10
Trap star Brillz rolls into Venue 578 a week after dropping an EP featuring remixes of some of his tracks, like "Geekin," which, it turns out, is not about Dungeons & Dragons.
10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22, at Venue 578, $20-$25
Get in the Thanksgiving spirit either two months late or 10 months early when the storied folkie breaks out the famous "Alice's Restaurant Massacree."
7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, at the Plaza Live, $39.50-$59.50
The second of Norsekorea's five-year anniversary shows (see page 37 for the first) puts the spotlight on punk with sets from the Attack and Panther Camp, featuring Norsekorea's own Kyle Raker.
8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 24, at Will's Pub, $5-$8
Named after the mastermind who puts the lineup together, Nader Sadek brings an operatic flourish – literally using opera singers – to death metal.
8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25, at Backbooth, $5
Twisted Tuesday With Glostik Willy
Muncie, Indiana's Glostik Willy add thrashy guitars to the jam band lexicon to create what they call "hippy metal."
9 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, at Red Lion Pub, $3 donation