DAY TWO, MERCURY SWITCH, ON THE LAST DAY: Thurs Aug 19, Studio Seven, 7:30 pm, $6

JASCHA EPHRAIM, RED PONY CLOCK, THE LIQUEFIED: Fri Aug 20, 2nd Avenue Pizza, 8 pm, free

DREADFUL CHILDREN, THE COUNTED, STALIN'S WAR, DEAD UNCLE STEAMER: Fri Aug 20, Club Lila's, 8 pm, $5

THE RUBY DOE, PRIS, AMERICAN SCHOOL OF WARSAW, BENCH GRINDER: Fri Aug 20, Graceland, 5 pm, $8

DROWN MARY, HELL PROMISE, LAHAR, MALACHI: Fri Aug 20, Graceland, 10 pm, $7

AIDEN, PISTOL FOR A PAYCHECK, SADIE HAWKINS REJECTS, LUCKY FOR NOTHING: Fri Aug 20, Ground Zero (Bellevue), 7 pm, $5/$6

ROY, EL CAPITAN, GLADSTONE, ISA: Fri Aug 20, Old Fire House (Redmond), 8 pm, $6

AMEN, FIVE FOOT THICK, SONATA, MTF: Fri Aug 20, Studio Seven, 8:30 pm, $10

CEX, KANE HODDER, IDIOT PILOT: Fri Aug 20, the Paradox, 8 pm, $8

OUTSIDE ALCATRAZ, ISIDORE CHAMBER, WINSTON SMITH, GUESTS: Fri Aug 20, Punkin House (5036 Seventh Ave NE), 7:30 pm, $3-$5 donation

BEYOND REALITY, GABRIEL TEODROS, PIECE, GUESTS: Fri Aug 20, Vera Project, 8 pm, free

THE FALL OF TROY, THIS PROVIDENCE, MON FRERE, A KISS FAREWELL: Sat Aug 21, Graceland, 5 pm, $8

REVILE, SEVERUS, DRAWN IN BLOOD, EVANGELIST: Sat Aug 21, Old Fire House, 8 pm, $6

THE MASTER MUSICIANS OF BUKKAKE, ALTAREGO, MARTIAN MEMO TO GOD: Sat Aug 21, Open Circle Theater, 8 pm, $5

COUNTERFIST, RISHLOO, TEMPERED CAST, THE OSWALD EFFECT: Sat Aug 21, Studio Seven, 8:30 pm, $7

THE CATHETERS, AKIMBO, THE LAST GREAT LIAR, DOOMSDAY 1999: Sat Aug 21, the Paradox, 8 pm, $5

ROCK SCHOOL SEASON FINALE: Sat Aug 21, Vera Project, 6:30 pm, $7/$8

THE DRESDEN DOLLS, VEDA HILL, SAETA: Sun Aug 22, Crocodile, 7 pm, $8

THREE DAYS GRACE, SCHOOLYARD HEROES: Sun Aug 22, Graceland, 8 pm, $13.50

BLACK DICE, ANIMAL COLLECTIVE, CLIMAX GOLDEN TWINS: Sun Aug 22, Neumo's, 7:30 pm, $12

KOTTONMOUTH KINGS, TILO, WISDOM, POTLUCK: Sun Aug 22, Showbox, 8 pm, $12

TRANSLATED, THE Y.B.'S, LORA JONES, GUESTS: Sun Aug 22, Studio Seven, 6 pm, $10

SOCIETY'S FINEST, COLD WATER ROMANCE, AXES OF EVIL, THE CAUTION: Mon Aug 23, Studio Seven, 8 pm, $6

ABIDENT, GUESTS: Tues Aug 23, 2nd Avenue Pizza, 6 pm, free

DOLOUR, ARGO, TENNIS PRO, THE BLESSED LIGHT, MARLO: Tues Aug 24, Graceland, 7 pm, $8

HOME GROWN, NAME TAKEN, DENVER HARBOR, GUESTS: Tues Aug 24, Hideaway, 6 pm, $12

COME DOWN HEAVEN, BRINGERS, ENDERS OF OZONE, MUZZLE, PRIS: Tues Aug 24, Studio Seven, 8 pm, $6

BRISTLE, THE DANGER ROOM, IDOL THREATS, GUESTS: Wed Aug 25, Club Lila's, 8 pm, $5

DAMIEN JURADO: Wed Aug 25, Old Fire House, 7 pm, free

BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME, BURNT BY THE SUN, PREMONITIONS OF WAR, EXPIRATION DATE: Wed Aug 25, Studio Seven, 8 pm, $10

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