Photo by Christine Mitchell



Aug. 17
7 p.m.
Indie Rock, Rock

Thunderpussy’s hard-rock retro is both meticulous and outrageous, nailing such related genres as the howled love song to a biker girl (“Speed Queen”), the harmonica solo leading into a guitar solo (“Velvet Noose”), the cartoon sex scene (“Utero Tango”), and the self-titled action-movie theme song (“Thunderpussy”). They’re currently awaiting a Supreme Court decision on whether they can trademark their name. With Hollis Brown and Seaberg & the Black Velvet Punks.