Heavyweight Dub Champion
A stacked lineup of vibrant reggae acts. Heavyweight Dub Champion hales from Colorado with a hip-hop/rock sound in the style of Lincoln Park. Liberation Movement is a world-dub group out of Santa Cruz who specialize in trippy ambiance music. Oregon grown Indubious play pop-based uplifting reggae crossover. Sun., Nov. 9. 8 pm. Volcanic Theatre Pub, 70 SW Century Dr. $10.
Rebirth Brass Band
With an overwhelming amount of traditional and contemporary brass-bands populating New Orleans, Rebirth Brass Band has a stand-alone style and reputation. Founded in 1983, the band has been transforming venues into rollicking, horn-driven parties ever since whether rocking their weekly gig at the Maple Leaf Bar or busking in the French Quarter. Wed., Nov 12. 8 pm. 51 NW Greenwood Ave. Domino Room. $17.
Crux Open Mic Night
Starting up a new tradition of musical collaboration and sharing, Aaron Pugh—also known as The Breaker—hosts an open mic. With each performer limited to two songs, love them or hate them, they'll be gone soon. Signup at 6:30 pm. On top of live local music, El Sancho taco cart is open for eats and, of course, tasty Crux offers their innovative and delicious beers on tap. Mon., Nov., 10. 7 pm. Crux Fermentation Project, 50 SW Division St. No cover.