Friday, May 8
- Mogwai with The Twilight Sad at Congress Theater - The Glasgow post-rock band will hit town Friday on their U.S. to promote their latest album, The Hawk Is Howling. 8 p.m., $20, all ages. More info and tickets.
Saturday, May 9
- Richard Lloyd at Abbey Pub - The former Television guitarist is gearing up to release an album of Jimi Hendrix covers dubbed The Jamie Neverts Story on Parasol Records in September. Also with Nicolas Tremulis Orchestra. Doors at 6:30 p.m., show at 7. $12 advance, $15 at door, 18 and over. More info and tickets.
- Cursive at Bottom Lounge - The Omaha indie rock act recently released their sixth album, Mama, I'm Swollen. P.O.S. and The Berg Sans Nipple will also play. 8 p.m., $15 advance, $18 day of show, 18 and over. More info and tickets.
Sunday, May 10