Our weekly suggestions of Austin- and Texas-centric music, by no means exhaustive or complete. For full listings visit http://do512.com/. Mind where you step in the vomit-filled gutters downtown this Halloween weekend.
Native Waves Presents: 3rd Annual Halloween Party featuring The Mammoths (as Black Sabbath), The Rare Birds (as Neil Young), Transit Method (as Jane’s Addiction), Phaseur (as Ween), Coattails (as Marilyn Manson) and Shapescenes (as Interpol). I fucking love it when bands dress up as other bands and do covers. Best part of Halloween, every year. The Gatsby, 8:00pm, FREE
Goodnight Daddy Presents: Third Annual Roky Erickson’s Celebration of a Family Curse. Sounds legit. Live recording of Roky Erickson performing “Evil One” with The Hounds of Baskerville, plus music from Jesse Vain, Dark Palaces, The Tennessee Stiffs and Royal Velvetee. Wolfsheild Ranch (7300 Cooper Ln), 4:00pm
For the classy SmackMadness readers, the Halloween Show with Miss Lavelle White and Jackie Venson. Costume contest included. Antone’s, 5:00pm, $5 at the door