Taurus vs Aries sounds like a confrontation we don’t want to end up in the middle of, but it does sound like a cosmic dance night party we do want to check out at the Loring — FRI — INFO

Scrunchies were picked as Best New Band but we still love them, esp since they do in-stores at Electric Fetus — FRI — INFO

It’s a punk-surf party at Mort’s for the release of a split 7″ with the 99ers on one side and Black Widows on the other, Carnegies open it all — FRI — INFO

A lineup big enough for a summer block party, Gully Boys play a show with YYY and Half Wolf at Icehouse — FRI — INFO

Recharged with a brand new cast, The Bearded Company presents completely improvised adventures in brand new genres every week at Huge Theater — FRI — TIX

Insight Brewing also has a Dank Day party going with some crazy new beer releases — SAT — INFO

Pro Wrestling Battleground: This Means War! fills up Wilebski’s in St. Easy with wrasslers and wrasslin’ fans — SAT — TIX

There’s some great live music from Miami Dolphins, The Remembers, and more, and karaoke at Moon Palace to benefit the Sexual Violence Center — SAT — INFO

It’s going to get crazy loud at Palmer’s when Liquor Beats Winter, Goo Goo Mucks, Please Stop!, and Daryl Horner all crank up the volume for a stacked rock show — SAT — INFO

Industry Standards: Country Music Cavalcade brings the best country-bluegrass music the North has to offer every 3rd Sunday at Mortimer’s with Whiskey Jeff Larson, Slim Stone, The Jake Duda Band, DJ Truckstache and all their friends who will be popping in to say howdy — SAT — INFO