Where It’s At

Off the Couch
Firehouse 13 (401.270.1801) should be a shaking hell on FRIDAY (the 23rd) with THE EMPIRE SHALL FALL, SHE RIDES, VILLAINER (ex-Hollows), and BURNING BEARD ($10 at the door). On SATURDAY (the 24th), highlights range from JERI & THE JEEPSTERS at East Provy’s 133 Club (no cover, 401.438.1330) to RHYTHMAFIA hitting the Box (401.331.8545) on North Main St (21+, $5 at the door). Club Hell (401.709.3923) hosts a 6 pm slugfest with ACEROSE, AUBURN, STOIC, and more. Hit the Bucket for SHARKS COME CRUISIN’ at Galway Bay Pub (401.722.1210); they’ll play three sets kicking off at 9 pm with no cover all night, while Machines with Magnets hosts a benefit gig for Resources for Human Development, with acclaimed RHD client band HALF MAN HALF HUMAN, BLIZZARD OF ’78, and ALEC K REDFEARN & THE EYESORES, $5 donation at the door; call 401.475.2655 or visit RHDRI.org for more info. And if you’re Newport-bound, get to Jimmy’s Saloon (401.846.5121) for THE PROPELLERS, as the Chace brothers plan to debut some new tunes with a new drummer. Start your brunchtime on SUNDAY (the 25th) with a late-morning set from MARK CUTLER & FRIENDS at the Liberty Elm Diner (401.467.0777) and end the day with I, DESTROYER, headlining an Earth Month benefit with fellow noisemongers HOLY SHEET and CHROME JACKSON at AS220 (401.831.9327). On WEDNESDAY (the 28th) Local 121 (401.274.2121) will host JACOB HALLER and the HANNAH DEVINE BAND and next THURSDAY (the 29th) THE GOODS play the Knickerbocker Cafe (401.596.4225), while Warwick-based ska experts LEMON LIME TENNIS SHOES open for the Aquabats at Lupo’s (401.331.5876); LLTS also signed on for the Block Island Music Fest in June; check BlockIslandMusic.com for the official (and 100% free) week-long lineup.
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