Monday, Oct. 3

* Little Italy Pizza Week
* Psych punks Caustic Casanova live
* CJLO music trivia night w/ prizes
* The Best Reception live
* Minimal synth acts live


Caustic Casanova

It’s day one of Little Italy Pizza Week, where over a dozen of the neighbourhood’s restaurants and businesses are offering special pizzas, deals, free samples, workshops and more fun foodie activities. Check the website for full details. Various locations in Little Italy, price varies by restaurant, runs to Oct 9.

Washington D.C. psych punks Caustic Casanova play l’Esco with locals Depwine, Fashion Police and Wolk. 4467 St-Denis, 8 p.m., $5

Head to Ye Olde Orchard downtown for a special music trivia night as part of CJLO’s annual FUNdrive for a chance to win prizes including gift certificates from Ye Olde, VIA Rail trips and Skull Candy headphones. 1189 de la Montagne, 8:30 p.m., free entry

Rockabilly scene staple Kurt Chaboyer introduces a new project at Résonance tonight, a collaboration with classical musicians David Ratelle and Pierre-Alexandre Maranda called the Best Reception. 5175A Parc, 9 p.m., $8

The Red Bull Music Academy offers up a Monday evening of electronic explorations at Eastern Bloc with minimalist synth vibes from Suzanne Ciani, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith and Veronica Vasicka. 7240 Clark, 9 p.m., $20

See our Event Listings for more concert, nightlife, theatre, comedy and community event options. See our Art Listings here.