This weekend features the debut of a few St. Louis albums from Sleepy Kitty, Magnolia Summer and Amen Lucy, Amen. Support local music, and then check out a variety of acts from out of town including Nipsey Hussle, Scowler and Random Rab. Get some info on these shows and more after the jump.
Friday (January 17):
Amen Lucy, Amen CD Release w/ Bone Jugs and Harmony, Mt. Thelonius @ The Gramophone 9 p.m. | $5 Local five-piece folk outfit Amen Lucy, Amen releases its album A Shore For the End. Get a preview on label Brave New Records' website. (MS)
Scowler w/ Life in Vacuum, Laika @ Lemp Arts Center 8 p.m. / $5 This post-hardcore powerhouse of a bill features Scowler from Milwaukee and Life in Vacuum from Ontario. Click the links to hear tracks from the bands, and check out a profile from last summer with local openers Laika. (MS)
This or the Apocalypse w/ Sworn In, Shai Hulud, Sirens & Sailors @ Fubar 6:30 p.m. | $13-$15 Stick around after this show for Ramming Speed on the lounge side, featuring ex-members of Bones Brigade. It is free to attendees of this one! (DH)
Tim Garrigan @ Barbarella 10:30 p.m. | free St. Louis ex-pat Tim Garrigan, formerly of Dazzling Killmen, You Fantastic and Phut, makes a rare appearance in town from New York with a solo set of his original singer songwriter tunes. (MS)
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