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To-Do List: May 5

Deerhoof & Crabe play night 1 of Distorsion fest, Semaine Jazz Saint-Henri continues, the Franklin Electric, Palm Ghosts and Shad in concert & more.

Pscyh rock music festival Distorsion kicks off its three-night run with San Francisco indie heroes Deerhoof, Editrix (a trio from Easthampton, Massachusetts) and Montreal duo Crabe at Théatre Plaza, with projections by Anthony Piazza. 6545 St-Hubert, doors 7:30 p.m., show 8:30 p.m., $30

Distorsion kicks off with Deerhoof, Editrix and Crabe

Montreal anthemic-rock band the Franklin Electric are playing MTelus with opener Edwin Raphael. 59 Ste-Catherine E., 8 p.m., $44.25

The Franklin Electric play MTelus

Nashville post-punk/dream-pop band Palm Ghosts play Turbo Haüs with Montreal bands the Ember Glows and Boar God. 2040 St-Denis, 8 p.m., $10

Palm Ghosts play Turbo Haüs

Toronto rapper Shad plays Bar le Ritz PDB with opener Just John. 179 Jean-Talon W., doors 7 p.m., show 8 p.m. $27.51

Shad plays Bar le Ritz PDB

One of several events happening tonight as part of Semaine Jazz Saint Henri, Nicole Glover performs with Kevin Dean, Taurey Butler, Mike de Masi and Valérie Lacombe, and she has a second show tomorrow if you can’t make it tonight. (There’s also a Vin & Vinyle 5 à 7 at BBAM! Gallery.) 3716 Notre-Dame W., 7 p.m., $25

Nicole Glover performs as part of Semaine Jazz Saint Henri

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