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GWAR, Tav Falco's Panther Burns, Kendrick Lamar, and More Just Announced Shows

See also: Last Week's Just Announced Shows, Featuring The Railroad Revival Tour, The Who, and More See also: GWAR at Marquee Theatre in 2011 Anyone want to check out a 25-year-old satirical metal band, complete with scary costumes and raunchy lyrics? Well, you're in luck. Gwar is coming to The Marquee Theatre on Friday, November 2.

Following the passing of guitarist Cory Smoot late last year the future of Gwar was uncertain, but the band has soldiered on, and for those attending the show, expect nothing but sheer entertainment.

I'm excited to check out Tav Falco's Panther Burns at The Rhythm Room on Monday, October 8. This Tennessee band has been fusing rokcabilly, blues, and country for nearly three decades. The venue size should make for an awesomely intimate and entertaining performance.

More just announced shows:

Bassnectar: Wednesday, Oct. 17, 7 p.m., $33. Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0707.

Blue October: Saturday, Nov. 17, 8 p.m., $25-$55. Showroom at Talking Stick Resort, 9800 E. Indian Bend Road, Scottsdale, 480-850-7734.

Bowerbirds: Saturday, Oct. 20, 8:30 p.m., $10/$12. Crescent Ballroom, 308 N. 2nd Ave., Phoenix, 602-716-2222.

Gwar: With Devil Driver, Cancer Bats, & Legacy of Disorder, Friday, Nov. 2, 6 p.m., $23.50. Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0707.

Sean Hayes: Monday, Oct. 15, 8 p.m., $15/$17. Rhythm Room, 1019 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, 602-265-4842.

Kendrick Lamar: With Ab-Soul, & Jay Rock, Thursday, Oct. 11, 8 p.m., $25-$40. Celebrity Theatre, 440 N. 32nd St., Phoenix, 602-267-1600.

LongLiveA$AP Tour: With A$AP Rocky, A$AP Mob, Schoolboy Q, & Danny Brown, Tuesday, Oct. 30, 8 p.m., $25-$125. Celebrity Theatre, 440 N. 32nd St., Phoenix, 602-267-1600.

Matt and Kim: Tuesday, Oct. 23, 7 p.m., $20/$22. Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0707.

Mac Miller: With Travis Porter, Saturday, Oct. 6, 6:30 p.m., $31/$34. Mesa Amphitheatre, 263 N. Center St., Mesa, 480-644-2560.

Moody Blues: Thursday, Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m., $57-$127. Ikeda Theater at Mesa Arts Center, 1 E. Main St., Mesa, 480-644-6500.

Mount Eerie: With Bouquet, Roar, & more, Monday, Oct. 1, 8 p.m., $12/$14. Crescent Ballroom, 308 N. 2nd Ave., Phoenix, 602-716-2222.

Bruce Springsteen: Thursday, Dec. 6, Time TBA, Price TBA. Jobing.com Arena, 9400 W. Maryland Ave., Glendale, 623-772-3200.

Tav Falco's Panther Burns: Monday, Oct. 8, 8 p.m., $15. Rhythm Room, 1019 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, 602-265-4842.

Tiger Army: Sunday, Oct. 28, 6:30 p.m., $20. Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0707.

Tilly and the Wall: Tuesday, Nov. 13, 8 p.m., $15/$17. Crescent Ballroom, 308 N. 2nd Ave., Phoenix, 602-716-2222.

Warm Soda: Wednesday, Oct. 17, 9 p.m., free. Yucca Tap Room, 29 W. Southern Ave., Tempe, 480-967-4777.

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Richard Noel
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