by Steve Haruch
After the Great Flood: They Might Be Giants still know how to stand out, no matter the audience. (Playing Sunday, 7th at Exit/In.)
Zeus in a Leisure Suit: Tim Chad & Sherry export their brand of smooth Nashville boogie. (Playing Thursday, 4th at Betty's Bar and Grill.)
There's Nothing Wrong With Love: Cymbals Eat Guitars grow up on a steady diet of indie rock. (Playing Tuesday, 9th at The End.)
Working Tidal: An energized Rogue Wave reach for the Permalight -- and the dancefloor. (Playing Tuesday, 9th at Mercy Lounge.)
Plus Critics' Picks on Trainwreck (feat. Tenacious D's Kyle Gass), Alva Leigh, Carrie Newcomer, The Fast Boys, Vetiver and more.