Local Calendar

Dressy Bessy returns to Galveston on June 4th, co-headlining with the Split Squad (featuring legendary drummer Clem Burke of Blondie). The local psychedelic garage-pop of India Tigers in Texas will open. Photo courtesy of the artist.

May 6th - Tee Vee, Black Kite, Miears at VFW Post 880 (Large Hall)

This all-women electronic-pop lineup will be down from Houston to celebrate Tee Vee's debut EP, out on Miss Champagne Records in May.

May 7th - Moses Nesh, Matt Mejia at Old Quarter

On tour from Atlanta, Georgia, Moses Nesh brings a bluesy, fingerpicked sound that is perfectly complemented by singer-songwriter Matt Mejia.

May 16th - Shonen Knife, Sailor Poon, Guilla, Zeroheros, Blast DAD at VFW Post 880

An epic lineup featuring Japan's Shonen Knife, plus Austin, Houston, and Local support, all brought to you by Grease Trap Syndicate and the VFW.

May 20th - Brown Water Songwriter Showcase at Old Quarter

This showcase features Joe Wozney and Spencer Dobbs, plus Galveston's own Audra Rodgers. David Feil, Shasha Francis, and Catherine Stroud.

May 22nd - Matt Pless, T Cecil, Den Mother at Old Quarter

Grease Trap Syndicate presents Matt Pless, who combines elements of catchy folk, punk, pop, and roots rock with an engaging stage presence.

June 4th - The Split Squad + Dressy Bessy, India Tigers in Texas at VFW Post 880

The over-the-top garage rock of the Split Squad (an all-star lineup featuring members of the Fleshtones and Blondie) co-headline with Dressy Bessy.

June 7th - Crumb, Lance Bangs, EL LAGO at Old Quarter

Boston's female-fronted Crumb brings a jazzy and psychedelic flare to indie pop, with high-energy Lance Bangs (Richmond, VA) and locals EL LAGO.