No singers will be necessary when instrumental surf rockers Thee Swank Bastards and hard-hitting, vocal-less, progressive trio The Bitters team up at 10 p.m. Saturday at Money Plays, 4755 W. Flamingo Road. The show is free; call 702-368-1828.
Phoenix’s Whiskey Six “delivers the American grit missing from today’s music landscape.” At least that’s what the group’s bio says. See if these hard rockers live up to their billing at 9 p.m. Friday at Count’s Vamp’d, 6750 W. Sahara Ave. The show is free; call 702-220-8849.
Relive the days when “Friends” was still on during prime time when ’90s cover act Faucets play at 9 p.m. Thursday at LVCS, 425 Fremont St. The show is free; call 702-382-3531.
Speaking of the ’90s, rockers Sister Hazel and Tonic double-team the “Rock of Vegas” summer concert series at 9 p.m. Saturday at the First Street Stage at the Fremont Street Experience, Main and Fremont streets. The show is free.
The Ronettes meet the Ramones when San Diego’s coed The Llamadors mix ’60s girl group whimsy with punk vigor at 10 p.m. Saturday at the Double Down Saloon, 4640 Paradise Road. The show is free; call 702-791-5775.
Contact reporter Jason Bracelin at jbracelin@ reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0476.