With a couple of records and a few thousand miles of rock experience under their collective belts the members of The Swag make big, uh, swaggering narcotic rock. The Three Torches emerge from a December of studio work--there's a new EP in the works--to help set the table for 2004.
Pico vs. Island Trees
Saturday, Jan. 3
Lincoln Theatre, $6
A CD release party for Pico vs. Island Trees, even though their appropriately entitled Just Wait won't be out until early February. International Orange is the latest project of Ben Folds alum Robert Sledge. This all ages show starts at 9 p.m.
Relive the Great Cover Up
Friday, Jan. 2
If you missed Kings' annual temporary tribute band extravaganza, The Great Cover, or just want to relive the golden moments, the show was captured on film and edited down for your post New Year's viewing pleasure.