Tuesday, Dec. 28:
• The Conspiracy Series at 331 Club fe: the Johnson Twins
• Humanda with All Your Sisters @ 501 Club at 9:30 p.m.
• December residency fe: Dead Man Winter @ Turf Club @ 9
Wednesday, Dec. 29:
• December mini-series at the 501 with Turn Back Now!, @ 501 at 10 p.m.
• at First Avenue: the Hold Steady with the Meat Puppets and Retribution Gospel Choir! First Avenue at 7 p.m.
• The Copper Field and Walker Fields @ Aster Café @ 9:30
Thursday, Dec. 30:
• Los Straitjackets with the 99ers @ Turf Club @ 8
• Black Audience @ Red Stag @ 10
• Giravves with the Shiny Lights @ Aster Café at 9
• Nightosaur with Teenage Moods, Voytek and Hastings 3000 @ 7th St. Entry, 8
Friday, Dec. 31: New Year’s Eve!
• New Year’s Eve 2010 with Mark Mallman, fe: Caroline Smith and the Good Night Sleeps, Red Pens and Koo Koo Kanga Roo @ Varsity Theatre in Dinkytown
• Right around the corner, at Kitty Cat Klub! Strangelights, Voytek and the Goondas!
• NYE at Lee’s Liquor Lounge fe: E.L.nO. and Lucy Michelle the Velvet Lapelles 9
• Communist Daughter, Mystery Palace and Black Blondie @ Cause at 9:30 p.m
• NYE Neighborhood Party fe: The Sex Rays, Reckless Ones, Pennyroyal, DJ Kool Aide, DJ Crunk @ 9
• F* Resolutions, You’re Perfect! An MPLS.TV Celebration At 7th Street Entry with Claps, Slapping Purses, Chelsea Boys and Fort Wilson Riot @ 7th St. Entry @8
• Hairball at Medina Entertainment Center “Ladies of the 80s” at 8:30 p.m.
• NYE with SIMS and Kristof Krane @ 501 Club @ 9
• First Avenue’s New Years Eve Danceteria with GetCryphy, SovietPanda, DJ Smitty, Roy Freedom and more! 8 p.m.
• NYE Cover Night at the Turf Club, fe: Vampire Hands (the Beatles), Leisure Birds (Credence Clearwater Revival), Chambermaids (the Pixies) and Daughters of the Sun (Sleep) music at 9 at the Turf
• BOMP! NYE at Nick and Eddie at 10 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 1:
• Zoo Animal and Tyler Burkum @501 Club 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
• Marijuana Death Squads @ Turf Club @ 9
Sunday, Jan. 2:
• Sunday Night Dance Party with Nick the Feelin Mrozinski and friends at Palmers Bar @ 10
• Trivius Scholasticus Intoxicus hosted by Al Church with music of ? @ 501 Club 9 pm
Monday, Jan. 3:
• Glen Hanson 6:30 – 8:30 at the 331 Club, followed by the Roe Family Singers @ 9 at the 331 Club
• Jazz Implosion with Fat Kid Wednesdays in the Clown Lounge @ 10 p.m.