Come kick off your summer at a free show with Dark Horse, a classic rock meltdown! They play the spirited rock 'n' roll that inspired us, from Humble Pie, Aerosmith, Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, Deep Purple and Bad Company to Alice in Chains and Soundgarden. Doors at 8 pm, show starts at 9. And don't forget -- admission is free!
It's the launch of Reggae Sundays featuring P-Funk North at the Wonder Bar on Sun., May 28. P-Funk North is a local reggae/rock cocktail mixing ska, punk, hip hop and everything in between. Relax, take in the sun, have lunch and enjoy Naked Turtle Rum specials. The fun runs from 1 to 4 pm.
On the heels of their anxiously awaited new album Terrible Human Beings, The Orwells come to the Wonder Bar on Sun., May 28. The Walters open. Doors at 8 pm. Tickets are $19 in advance, $21 at the door (plus applicable surcharges).
Des & the Swagmatics, Secret Sound, and Tash Even & Kyle turn Happy Mondays into a Memorial Day dance party with a mix of funk, soul and jam. Doors open at 7 pm, music starts at 8:30. Admission is free (21 and up, as usual). Food and drink specials all night.
East Coast Classic Scooter Rally presents The Slackers with special guests Boomshot and Steady Sound System with DJs Greene Goblin and Judge Knotte. The Slackers mix Jamaican Rock 'N' Roll with equal parts grit and grace. Doors at 7 pm. Tickets are $20 in advance, $22 at the door (plus applicable surcharges).
The Stone Pony box office is your best bet for ticketed shows at the WB. The Pony box office is open from noon to 5 every day except Tuesday and during all Pony show hours.
The original lineup of the Smithereens comes to the WB on July 2 and 3. Doors at 7 pm. Tickets are on sale now via Ticketmaster or in person at the Pony box office.