Legends of the fall, more death metal than most can manage, local bands and some gems from Vancouver.
* Artjammin’: Patima x Mr. Sun at Salon Enchanté
* Hitchcock’s Vertigo at Cinéma Moderne
* Drawn & Quarterly’s Graphic Novel Book Club
* John Lydon at Club Soda
* TsuShiMaMiRe and Teke Teke play Bar le Ritz
* Bonjour High party at l’Esco with FunkyFalz
Glen Matlock, the original and latter-day bassist for England’s premiere punk band, sees himself as a songwriter first, but as he says, “If I call myself a musician and I don’t play, I’m full of shit.” And so he plays Piranha tonight.
Assessing two recent shows put on by punk legends (PiL and OFF!) and recommending the best events of the coming week, from no-frills DJ nights to Halloween parties to the great Oct. 26 conundrum.
* Melanie Gilligan screening
* Ooh La La music fest
* KoboL puppet show
* The Luyas video launch