GENTLEMEN—I'm trying very hard not to string together 11,156 "EEEE"s and exclamation points about reunited '90s wunderkinds the Afghan Whigs. Larynx-shredder Greg Dulli (!!) & Co. have been dishing out soul-infused rock in live shows that peel the paint from the walls and make crowds go apeshit. OMG! EEEEEEEEEEE!! PLAY "FOUNTAIN AND FAIRFAX"!!! CF
w/Van Hunt; Wonder Ballroom, 128 NE Russell, 9 pm, $35, 21+
HEY NEIGHBOR—Menomena are like those friends who you know live just around the corner but somehow rarely see. Wise enough to keep local listeners eagerly awaiting their periodic hometown performances, tonight they're letting us have it, along with their latest album, Moms. MS
w/Radiation City, Parenthetical Girls; Crystal Ballroom, 1332 W Burnside, 9 pm, $16-18, all ages
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