Thee Oh Sees perform Tuesday at The Wooly


Thee Oh Sees from San Francisco will perform Tuesday at The Wooly, 30 N. Main St.

Courtesy of Thee Oh Sees
Published: Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 12:57 p.m.

First, imagine the songs a supergroup with John Lennon, The Kinks and some medieval bard might make. Now throw in some Flaming Lips bass and Neil Young grunge in the mix and you've got yourselves a big brew of Thee Oh Sees. Hailing from beautiful San Francisco, these guys have been writing some pretty tasty tunes for the better part of 15 years, and have been putting out at least one impressive album a year, sometimes two.

Their latest endeavor, “Floating Coffin,” is really a psychedelic gem. Some memorable tracks are “Toe Cutter-Thumb Blaster” and “Minotaur,” the latter being a personal favorite.

Check them out Tuesday along with Minneapolis' The Blind Shake and OBN III, from Austin, Texas, at The Wooly, starting at 8 p.m.

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It's Fest weekend, so remember that this town gets a little crowded. With that in mind, go enjoy pop-punk legends ALL, Bouncing Souls, Tim Kasher of Cursive and Goodlife fame, Dead Milkmen, Ceremony and locals Ex-Boogeymen, The Adult Boys Thunderband, Post Teens and seriously hundreds more. The fun begins tonight and lasts through the weekend. Have a good time and be safe.

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Chuck Martin & The Genius Boy perform tonight at The Lunchbox along with local pickers Company Man, country quintet Nook & Cranny and folk-rockers Cicada Shell, starting at 5:30 p.m.

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Hard Rockers Pop Evil perform tonight along with local rockers Hollow Days, Black Lodge and Antic at High Dive, starting at 8 p.m.

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Local awesome rock quartet Morningbell performs with Gainesville-to-New York transplants Conveyor and soul-pop quintet Heart Burglars on Friday, at Flaco's starting at 9 p.m.

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Local favorites Flat Land are playing an extra-long set on Friday at Tall Paul's Brew House, starting at 9 p.m.

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High Dive hosts a non-Fest weekend starting Friday with local reggae legends The Duppies, Cardboard Paradise, Naple's Orange Juice, New Orleans' Mad Conductor, Pompeii Gift Shoppe and Macaxeira Reggae Somba, starting at 7 p.m. The music and fun continue Saturday with Company Man, Big Shoals, Rob Coe and H.R. Gertner, starting at 6 p.m.

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