It seems like just yesterday we were reminding you how bad the Eagles of Death Metal are live while praising The Hives for putting on one of the best shows of the year. Well, the band Axl Rose so memorably dubbed The Pigeons of Shit Metal are coming back in February, and they won't have the Sweds to save them. Who else is coming? Well, fans of bands with names stolen from pop culture and skankers should definitely click the link for this week's concert announcements. --Martin Cizmar
The Devil Wears Prada: With A Day to Remember, Sky Eats Airplane, & Emarosa., Saturday, April 25, 6:30 p.m., $16-$18. Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0607.
Drop Dead Gorgeous: With Brokencyde, Eyes Set to Kill, And Then There Were None, & Loren Battle., Saturday, Jan. 31, 7 p.m., $12. The Clubhouse Music Venue, 1320 E. Broadway Rd., Tempe, 480-968-3238.
Eagles of Death Metal: Monday, Feb. 9, 7 p.m., $16-$17. Martini Ranch & Shaker Room, 7295 E. Stetson Dr., Scottsdale, 480-970-0500.
The Expendables: Friday, Feb. 27, 6:30 p.m., $15-$17. Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0607.
Lil' Wayne: With T-Pain, Gym Class Heroes, & Keri Hilson., Wednesday, Jan. 28, 7 p.m., $35.50-$75.50. U.S. Airways Center, 201 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, 602-379-7800.
The Mae Shi: With PRE., Monday, March 23, 7:30 p.m., $8. Trunk Space, 1506 Grand Ave., Phoenix, 602-256-6006.
Mint Condition: Friday, Feb. 13, 8:30 p.m., $20-$30. Celebrity Theatre, 440 N. 32nd St., Phoenix, 602-267-1600.
Plants and Animals: Monday, March 9, 8:30 p.m., $10. Modified Arts, 407 E. Roosevelt St., Phoenix, 602-462-5516.
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Ska is Dead Tour IV: With The Toasters, Voodoo Glow Skulls, Buck-O-Nine, Deals Gone Bad, & 2 Tone Lizard Kings., Thursday, Feb. 5, 6:30 p.m., $16. Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0607.
Todd Snider: Wednesday, Feb. 4, 7 p.m., $15. Rhythm Room, 1019 E. Indian School Rd., Phoenix, 602-265-4842.
Sub City Take Action! Tour: With Cute is What We Aim For, Meg & Dia, Breathe Carolina, Every Avenue, & Ann Arbor., Wednesday, March 11, 5:30 p.m., $18.70-$19. Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0607.
Hank Williams III: With Assjack, & Those Poor Bastards., Monday, Feb. 23, 6:30 p.m., $17-$18. Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0607.