Best bets

TODAY

LAWRENCE

  • Vendetta Red, S.T.U.N., Armor for Sleep, Christianson, 7 p.m., (early show), The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.
    ¢ Deep Thinkers, Approach, SoundsGood, Josh Powers, EMC, cha-chE, 9 p.m., The Pool Room, 925 Iowa.

KANSAS CITY

  • Blues monarch B.B. King (day one), 7:30 p.m., Ameristar Casino Hotel, 8201 N.E. Birmingham Road, North Kansas City, Mo.

SATURDAY

LAWRENCE

  • New Amsterdams, Murder By Death, Straylight Run, The Format, 10 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.
    ¢ Tanner Walle, Key, Pete Schmidt, 9 p.m., The Granada, 1020 Mass.
    ¢ Tim Mahoney and the Meanies, 10 p.m., The Jazzhaus, 926 1/2 Mass.
    ¢ Deb Girnius, The Kawdaddies, 9 p.m., Paradise Cafe, 728 Mass.

KANSAS CITY

  • B.B. King (day two), 7:30 p.m., Ameristar Casino Hotel, 8201 N.E. Birmingham Road, North Kansas City, Mo.
    ¢ Jonny Lang, Indigenous, 8 p.m., Uptown Theatre, 3700 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.

SUNDAY

LAWRENCE

  • Folk-rock veteran Bruce Cockburn, 8 p.m., Liberty Hall, 642 Mass.
    ¢ Ultimate Fakebook, The People, 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass.

KANSAS CITY

  • Bobby "Blue" Bland, Denise Lasalle, Millage Gilbert, 9 p.m., Grand Emporium, 3832 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.
    ¢ Billy Ebeling, 7 p.m.-11 p.m., Jazz Louisiana Kitchen, 39th and State Line, Kansas City, Mo.

MONDAY

LAWRENCE

  • Girlz Garage Tour, featuring Canadian pop-punk act Lillix, Lennon, Northern State, Brassy, The Peak Show, 6 p.m. (early show), The Granada, 1020 Mass.
    ¢ Esoteric as Last Caress (a Misfits cover band), 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass.

TUESDAY

LAWRENCE

  • Hard-rocking trio Smile Empty Soul, Steriogram, 6 p.m. (early show), The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.
    ¢ The Capsules, Red Authentic, namelessnumberheadman, 10 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.
    ¢ Bob Weir and Ratdog, 8 p.m., Liberty Hall, 642 Mass.

WEDNESDAY

LAWRENCE

  • KJHK's Waxclash DJ Battle, 10 p.m., Liberty Hall, 642 Mass.
    ¢ Duvall, Elevator Division, 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass.
    ¢ Dead Poetic, The Pits, Kao Kyen, 6 p.m. (early show), The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.
    ¢ Ultrafix, Vibralux, Human Ritual, 10 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.

KANSAS CITY

  • Mindless Self Indulgence, Tub Ring, 8 p.m., The Beaumont, 4050 Pa., Kansas City, Mo.

THURSDAY

LAWRENCE

  • UDK Battle of the Bands, 10 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.
    ¢ El Guapo, The Husbands, The Dishes, 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass.
    ¢ Son Venezuela, 9 p.m., Duffy's, 2222 W. Sixth St.

KANSAS CITY

  • Jucifer, Sullen, Kindred, 9 p.m., Grand Emporium, 3832 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.
    ¢ Mike Rector, Bockman's Euphio, 9 p.m., Davey's Uptown, 3402 Main, Kansas City, Mo.

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