There's soon to be a new cat in the White House, so why not continue your celebration by checking out some music? Here's some suggestions:
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall-Experience Hendrix: Mitch Mitchell, Billy Cox, Buddy Guy, Jonny Lang, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Robby Krieger, Hubert Sumlin, Chris Layton, Mike McCready, 8 pm, all ages
Branx-Neon: Lady Adie, Tre Slim, DJ Koolaid, 10 pm, $3
Doug Fir-Subtle, Zach Hill & Peer Pressure, Head Like a Kite, 9 pm, $13
East End-Vancougar, Phantom Limbs, The Mean Jeans, 9 pm
Hollywood Theatre-Filmusik: The Superman Orchestra, 7:30 pm, $10-14, all ages
Holocene-Crystal Stilts, Cause-Co-Motion, Hornet Leg, DJ Jimbo, 9 pm, $7
Roseland-Danzig, Dimmu Borgir, Moonspell, Winds of Plague, Skeletonwitch, 7 pm, $28-30, all ages
Rotture-Oh Captain My Captain, 1090 Club, Crosstide, Michael Zapruder, 9 pm, $7
The Secret Society-Artist Mentorship Program Benefit: The Dimes, Derby, Oh Darling, Dominic Castillo & The Rock Savants
Slabtown-Mother Mother, Another Cynthia, Brent Amaker & The Rodeo, 9 pm
Wonder Ballroom-Siren Nation: The Trucks, Northern State, Lisa Papineau, New Bloods, Tahoe Jackson, 8 pm, $15 (two day festival pass $25), all ages
As always, check out our (truly excellent) music listings for more ideas.
EDIT: Amy was nice enough to point out that the Obama family does not currently have a cat. But I was referring to Barack as the new "top cat" so that sentence is totes legit. If you'd like Obama to get a cat, you can sign this online petition.
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