Summer's almost over, but there are still several shows worth catching while the heat is on. Here, a few of our favorites:
They're back! Don't miss Jurassic 5 at House of Blues.
Get funky with Jamie Lidell at Metro.
Think bigger is better?
Get the basics on summer's blockbuster music fests
Hideout Block Party
OK, so it's not nationally known like Lolla, but this year Hideout celebrates the 25th anniversary of Touch and Go Records at its 10th Annual Block Party. With Calexico, Enon, Ted Leo and Pinback, as well as reunions of Didjits and Scratch Acid.
Updated Aug. 28, 2006. Matt Pais is the metromix music producer. firstname.lastname@example.org