Flesh the Racist Crayon, Mr. Pacman,Tron Legacy, and Other Events This Weekend

Blues Harmonica Showcase at Rhythm Room (Thursday): A virtual "who's who" of both local and nationally-know harmonica maestros will be working their blues harps all evening long at the Rhythm Room, filling the joint with all manner of funky jams. The Rocket 88s will host the event and the lineup includes proprietors Bob Corritore, as well as such blues greats as Sugar Bear, Robert Jackson, Harmonica Boyd, John Calley, Walking Cane Mark, Campfire Rick, and others. 7 p.m., $10. (1019 E. Indian School Rd.)

Bass, Lettuce & Techno at Bar Smith (Thursday):
Downtown's premier hipster spot is adding another killer night of DJs and dancing to its already stacked calendar (which already includes such popular events Solstice and The Scenario. DJs Josh Lestis and O.G. will be spinning a mix of deep bass during the evening in an attempt to get folks to stay up late and forget there's a work day on Friday. 9 p.m., $5. (130 E. Washington St.)

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