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Concert Schedule For This Weekend: Method Man, A Cursive Memory, Torche, Matisyahu And More

By Benjamin Leatherman

sBACH is scheduled to perform on Saturday at Modified Arts.

The Valley's concert venues will be stacked with superstar musicians this weekend. For instance, a Cursive Memory do their indie rock thing tonight at the PHiX in downtown Phoenix, while the Wu-Tang Clan's Method Man and Redman perform at the Marquee in Tempe on Saturday, and Buckethead takes to the stage at the Clubhouse Music Venue in Tempe on Sunday.

Here's the rest of the concerts that will take place over the next 48 hours:



Cheech & Chong [comedy] 8 p.m. $39.50-$59.50 (visit Dodge Theatre, 400 W. Washington St., Phoenix, 602-379-2800.

Patty Clayton [folk/Americana] 8 p.m. $8 (visit Fiddler's Dream Coffee House, 1702 E. Glendale Ave., Phoenix, 602-997-9795.

A Cursive Memory With School Boy Humor, Go Crash Audio, & February State [rock/punk/indie] 7 p.m. $10-$12 (visit PHiX, 1113 Grand Ave., Phoenix, 602-252-7449.

DJ Darude [trance/electronica/progressive] 9 p.m. $10 (visit Myst, 7340 E. Shoeman Ln., Scottsdale, 480-970-5000.

Todd Glass [comedy] 7:30 & 9:30 p.m. $15-$17 (visit Cabaret Lounge at Tempe Improv, 930 E. University Dr. (Cornerstone Mall), Tempe, 480-921-9877.

Joel McHale [comedy] 8 p.m. $32.50 (visit Celebrity Theatre, 440 N. 32nd St., Phoenix, 602-267-1600.

John Sebastian, & David Grisman [bluegrass] 7:30 p.m. $32-$38 (visit Scottsdale Civic Center Mall Amphitheater, 7380 E. Second St., Scottsdale, 480-994-2787.

The Still High Tour With Method Man, Redman, Termanology, Atlas, & Antedote [hip-hop] 6:30 p.m. $25-$27 (visit Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0607.

T.K. [comedy] 8 & 10 p.m. $10-$12 (visit The Comedy Spot, 7117 E. Third Ave., Scottsdale, 480-945-4422.

John Tesh [new age] 8 p.m. $19.99-$149.99 (visit Ikeda Theater at Mesa Arts Center, 1 E. Main St., Mesa, 480-644-6500.



Buckethead 8 p.m. $20 (visit The Clubhouse Music Venue, 1320 E. Broadway Rd., Tempe, 480-968-3238.

Danielson With Cryptacize [rock/indie] 8:30 p.m. $10 (visit Modified Arts, 407 E. Roosevelt St., Phoenix, 602-462-5516.

Jason Mraz With Lisa Hannigan [rock/pop/folk/indie] 7:30 p.m. $32 (visit Dodge Theatre, 400 W. Washington St., Phoenix, 602-379-2800.

Sonorous [jazz/experimental] 9 p.m. $8 (visit Rhythm Room, 1019 E. Indian School Rd., Phoenix, 602-265-4842.


Torche With Black Cobra, Clouds, & Via Vengeance [hard rock/heavy metal] 7 p.m. $10 (visit PHiX, 1113 Grand Ave., Phoenix, 602-252-7449.

Harland Williams [comedy] 8 & 10 p.m. $17-$20 (visit Tempe Improv, 930 E. University Dr., Tempe, 480-921-9877.

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