Concert Schedule for this Weekend

By Benjamin Leatherman

The hometown boys of Peachcake are scheduled to perform on Saturday at Modified Arts in downtown Phoenix.

Here’s a rundown of all the concerts and major music events scheduled over the next 72 hours, from tonight until Sunday. Click the link for ticketing info.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 8:

Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers With Random Karma [rock] 6:30 p.m. $25 (visit www.luckymanonline.com) Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0707.

The Crystal Method With Turner and Heit, Justin Michael, and more [trance/big beat/house] 9 p.m. $20 (visit www.mystaz.com) Myst, 7340 E. Shoeman Ln., Scottsdale, 480-970-5000.

Gabriel Iglesias [comedy] 8 and 10 p.m. $25 (visit www.tempeimprov.com) Tempe Improv, 930 E. University Dr., Tempe, 480-921-9877.

Rick Kunkler [comedy] 8 and 10 p.m. $10 (visit www.thecomedyspot.net) The Comedy Spot, 7117 E. Third Ave., Scottsdale, 480-945-4422.

Steve Miller Band With Joe Cocker [classic rock] 7:30 p.m. $49.50-$125 (visit www.ticketmaster.com) Dodge Theatre, 400 W. Washington St., Phoenix, 602-379-2800.

Jordin Sparks, and Jesse McCartney [R&B/pop] 7:30 p.m. $34.30-$44.30 (visit www.ticketmaster.com) Jobing.com Arena, 9400 W. Maryland Ave., Glendale, 623-772-3200.

UB40 [alternative/reggae/rock] 8 p.m. $40 (visit www.ticketmaster.com) Fort McDowell Casino, 10424 N. Fort McDowell Rd. (Fort McDowell Rd. and Hwy. 87), Fountain Hills, 800-THE-FORT.

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SATURDAY, AUGUST 9:

Agent Orange With Blemish, NunZilla, Vacation to Kill a Nation, The Pugilistics, ATM, Numbers on Napkins, and Impulsive Agression [punk] 7 p.m. $10-$15 J-Heads, 5110 E. McDowell Rd., Phoenix, 602-225-0307.

Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers With Joey Arroyo [rock] 6:30 p.m. $25 (visit www.luckymanonline.com) Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0707.

Gabriel Iglesias [comedy] 8 and 10 p.m. $25 (visit www.tempeimprov.com) Tempe Improv, 930 E. University Dr., Tempe, 480-921-9877.

Rick Kunkler [comedy] 8 and 10 p.m. $10 (visit www.thecomedyspot.net) The Comedy Spot, 7117 E. Third Ave., Scottsdale, 480-945-4422.

Bill Maher [comedy] 8 p.m. $38-$75 (visit www.ticketmaster.com) Dodge Theatre, 400 W. Washington St., Phoenix, 602-379-2800.

Marisela [Latin] 8 p.m. $40-$75 (visit www.celebritytheatre.com) Celebrity Theatre, 440 N. 32nd St., Phoenix, 602-267-1600.

Peachcake With What Laura Says Thinks and Feels; The Silent Comedy; Or, The Whale; and It’s Pacific [rock/indie] 6:30 p.m. $10 (visit www.ticketweb.com) Modified Arts, 407 E. Roosevelt St., Phoenix, 602-462-5516.

Full Blown Chaos With Shai Hulud, Elysia, and A Girl A Gun A Ghost [rock/indie] 7 p.m. $12 (visit www.luckymanonline.com) The Brickhouse, 1 E. Jackson St., Phoenix, 602-258-7880.

Phillip Walker [blues] 9 p.m. $12 (visit www.ticketmaster.com) Rhythm Room, 1019 E. Indian School Rd., Phoenix, 602-265-4842.

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SUNDAY. AUGUST 10:

Chubby Checker [classic rock] 2 and 6 p.m. $27.50 (visit www.harrahs.com) The Ballroom at Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino, 15406 Maricopa Rd., Maricopa, 480-802-5000.

Gabriel Iglesias [comedy] 8 p.m. $25 (visit www.tempeimprov.com) Tempe Improv, 930 E. University Dr., Tempe, 480-921-9877.

Joshua James With Cory Chisel, and Vine Land [rock/indie] 8 p.m. $8-$10 (visit www.statesidepresents.com) Rhythm Room, 1019 E. Indian School Rd., Phoenix, 602-265-4842.

Stone Love With DJ Dark Vader [reggae] 9 p.m. $15-$20 (visit www.phxnightclub.com) PHX Nightclub, 122 E. Washington St., Phoenix, 602-258-1830.

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Benjamin Leatherman is a staff writer at Phoenix New Times. He covers local nightlife, music, culture, geekery, and fringe pursuits.