Scout Picks: Old and New Reliables

taacfA memorable Memorial Day weekend, after the jump.

Friday

Tibet Arts and Culture Festival
6 – 10 pm, $15
Center for Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Ave.

JOIN Tibetan artists and community members from the Boston-area for displays of Tibetan singing, dancing, poetry, music, photography & painting. This year’s event will PAY TRIBUTE to writers, artists & musicians from inside Tibet who are courageously speaking out for human rights and freedom. FEATURING the poetry & writings of Tsering Woeser; Tibetan artists from the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts (TIPA) in India; Photo exhibit by Sonam Zoksang; and Artwork by Ngawang Jorden.

Saturday

Sleepyhead Record Release
6 – 11 pm, $10
Cuisine en Locale, 156 Highland Ave

Sleepyhead ‘Wild Sometimes’ Record Release Show with opening band the ‘Mericans on Saturday 24th May at Cuisine En Locale in Somerville, Massachusetts. Doors / Dinner + Drinks at 6pm and the Live Music Starts at 9pm

Completely Unreliable
7:30 – 10 pm, $8 adv, $10 day of
Comicazi, 407 Highland Ave.

Completely Unreliable is a comedy show which is exactly like its title. No one quite knows what will happen, Will it be a great showcase of some of the best stand up comedians around? Possibly. Will there be sketches about pop culture? Maybe. Will there be free iPads? Probably not. The only thing for certain is the show is unpredictable, uncensored and hilarious.comun

Sunday

Gorilla Music Presents …
3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Davis Square Theatre ,

255 Elm St.,,

Low Frequency Situation, Bron Don, Barroom Heroes, Dead Poet Society, The Shirts and Shoes, Ederson, Blueprint for a Riot, Cavallia, Today Junior, Lucid Dream, and Groovestone.

 

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