Bad news, guys. I'd expect your local Spearmint Rhino and Torch Lounge gentlemen's clubs to be closed June 13, since every stripper in the Valley took the night off for the Idaho Center's Nickelback concert. But you're in luck: You can afford to go the show, too, since it's today's daily deal on Groupon. This is how they remind you of what they really are.
— Ready to party? Alive After Five begins tonight with singer-songwriter Maia Sharp and local opener Workin' On Fire. Despite the cooler weather, the fountain is supposed to be cranked, so don't forget to donate your empty beer cup to a needy child.
— Blues-rock band Indigenous — featuring Strat annihilator Mato Nanji — headlines tonight at the New Frontier Club in Meridian. Cover is $10 at the door. Check out my interview with Nanji last week here.