Welcome to Radar Blips, where I quickly highlight shows next week that catch my eye. Go see a show and be sure to practice your cooking moves!
Nick Waterhouse and Allah Lahs | Plush | Fri. 9/28
The SoCal crooner is headed to town with his raucous rock and R&B blend. Check out this killer video for his track “Some Places“
Artwalk Music and Arts Festival | Greenville, IL | Fri. 9/28
If you’re across the river and want to kick off the weekend and get cultured, head on over to the 8th Annual Autumn Artwalk in Greenville, IL. Free tunes, including Reva Williams, The Steven Sebastian Band and Brian Lee & His Orchestra
The Hood Internet | The Gramophone | Fri. 9/28
The duo is back with Body Language and Oscillator Bug for what’s sure to be a crazy party in the Grove. Their debut LP FEAT is out on 10/2, so you’re likely to get a heavy preview of that.
Doug Stanhope | The Firebird | Sat. 9/29
The sharp-tongued comedian is ready to take on you and your weekend blues. Be prepared.
Strange Folk Festival | O’Fallon, IL | Sat-Sun 9/29-9/30
HOLY CRAP! Look at this great lineup of locals!