That one band that has that song about that person you used to know is coming to Berkley Riverfront Park for Buzz Under the Stars (night two) on Friday, September 14. The lineup: Gotye, Chairlift and Zammuto.
South African rappers Die Antwoord put on what one can only hope will be an absolutely crazy-weird show on October 17 at Liberty Hall, 9 p.m.
Yallapalooza is coming to Livestrong Sporting Park on September 8. The lineup: Dierks Bentley, Big and Rich with Cowboy Troy, Bradley Gaskin, Kix Brooks, Phil Vassar, Corey Smith, and Connor Christian & Southern Gothic. Tickets cost $29-$99.
The Melvins attempt to set the Guinness World Record for fastest tour ever this fall. Catch the trio at the Bottleneck on September 13. Doors at 7 p.m., all ages show.
Here are some other shows that were recently announced:
Jason Boland & the Stragglers: Friday, September 21, 7 p.m., all ages.
Nathen Maxwell and the Original Bunny Gang, Boss Hooligan Sound Systems: Friday, July 20, 7 p.m., all ages.
Swans, Xiu Xiu: Wednesday, September 19, 7 p.m. doors, all ages.
Hammerween III: Hammerlord, Troglodyte, At the Left Hand of God, Tennessee Murder Club, Enemies Laid to Rest, In the Shadow, David Hasselhoff on Acid, High Rise Robots: Saturday, October 20, $6 at the door with costume, $10 without. Doors at 5 p.m., all ages.
Metric, Synthetica: Wednesday, September 12, 7 p.m., all ages.
Tony Lucca: October 8.
Ours: July 13.
Fang Island, Zechs Marquise: July 30, 8 p.m., 18 and older.
MC Chris, Powerglove, Richie Branson: Tuesday, August 7.
Brown Bird: Thursday, October 11, 7 p.m., all ages.
Katatonia, Devin Townsend Project, Paradise Lost: Thursday, September 13, 7:30 p.m., all ages.
The Giving Tree Band: Thursday, July 19, 9 p.m., all ages.
Kevin Fowler: Wednesday, August 22, 7 p.m., all ages.
Hatebreed, White Chapel, All Shall Perish, Deez Nuts: Thursday, September 20, 6:30 p.m., all ages.
Easy Star All-Stars: Monday, September 10, 7 p.m., all ages.
All-Star Weekend, the Honor Society: Wednesday, August 1, 6 p.m., all ages.
XV: Thursday, August 16, 7 p.m., all ages.
Glen Hansard: Wednesday, September 26.
The Victor Continental Show: July 27 and July 28.
Matt and Kim: Saturday, November 3, $20.50, $25.50.
Halestorm, New Medicine and Emphatic: July 12, 7:30 p.m.
Mike Birbiglia: Saturday, October 6, 8 p.m.
These United States: September 14.
Guantanamo Baywatch: July 22.
Robert Francis: Monday, June 25, 8 p.m., 21 and older.
Graffiti6: Tuesday, July 10, 8 p.m., 21 and older.
John Hiatt: August 27, $35-$93.
Kansas, Kings X, That 1 Guy: October 6.
Korn, Sluggo, J Devil, Red Line Chemistry: June 23, $47.50, all ages.