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Incoming: The Melvins, Murder By Death, Mumford & Sons, 30 Seconds To Mars, Caspian

The Melvins lead off this week's breakdown of just announced shows with a June date at Tempe's Clubhouse Music Venue.


The seminal '80s punk band led by the freakishly-coiffed Buzz Osborne has 19 albums to their credit, all in their trademark blend of sludge, metal, and punk. This year marks the band's 30th anniversary, which is quite a feat.

Other recently announced Phoenix dates come from Murder By Death, Mumford & Sons, Caspian and 30 Seconds to Mars. Full list on the jump.

Here is the full list for recently announced shows:

The Melvins, Wednesday June 2, 8 p.m. The Clubhouse Music Venue, 1320 E. Broadway Ave., Tempe, 85282.

Mumford & Sons: With Middle East, Monday, June 7, 8 p.m. Rhythm Room, 1019 E. Indian School Rd., Phoenix, 602-265-4842.

30 Seconds to Mars: With Neon Trees, & Street Drum Corps, Saturday,
April 10, 4 p.m., $28-$30. Mesa Amphitheatre, 263 N. Center St. (at
University Dr.), Mesa, 480-644-2560.

Caspian: With Arms and Sleepers, Emperors of Japan, & Hellas Mounds,
Wednesday, March 24, 9 p.m., $8. The Rogue Bar, 423 N. Scottsdale Rd.,
Scottsdale, 480-947-3580.

Database: With Jared Alan, & Don Ricardo, Friday, March 26, 9 p.m., $5.
Sanctum, 4343 N. 7th Ave., Phoenix, 602-264-1700.

El Ten Eleven: With The Constellation Branch, & Zagadka, Saturday,
March 27, 7 p.m., $8. Trunk Space, 1506 Grand Ave., Phoenix,
602-256-6006.

Fear Factory: With Winds of Plague, Dirge Within, & Periphery, Monday,
March 22, 6 p.m., $20-$25. Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe,
480-829-0607.

Murder By Death: With Ha Ha Tonka, & Linfinity, Monday, April 12, 8
p.m., $13-$15. Rhythm Room, 1019 E. Indian School Rd., Phoenix,
602-265-4842.

Parental Advisory Tour: With Nashville Pussy, & more, Sunday, May 30, 7
p.m., $20. Rhythm Room, 1019 E. Indian School Rd., Phoenix,
602-265-4842.

Swimming with Dolphins: With Places and Numbers, We Are the In Crowd,
Raining and OK, & more, Wednesday, March 24, 6 p.m., $10. PHiX, 1113
Grand Ave., Phoenix, 602-252-7449.

Tyrone Wells: With Ryanhood, Thursday, April 8, 7:30 p.m., $14-$16.
Rhythm Room, 1019 E. Indian School Rd., Phoenix, 602-265-4842.

The Whigs: With Band of Skulls, Thursday, April 15, 8 p.m., $15.
Martini Ranch & Shaker Room, 7295 E. Stetson Dr., Scottsdale,
480-970-0500.

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