SIR RICHARD BISHOP AND HIS FREAK OF ARABY ENSEMBLE
Fri/22, 9:30 p.m., $10
2330 Telegraph, Oakl.
FITS AND WIGGLES
Drive Like Jehu and Hot Snakes are in the Brooklyn post-punkers' past, now gathering steam with Sub Pop singles and SXSW blather lather. Wed/20, 9 p.m., $10$12. Bottom of the Hill, 1233 17th St., SF. www.bottomofthehill.com.
Don't fear the guitar solo, all ye Johannesburg black-rockers. Fri/22, 9 p.m., $12. Independent, 628 Divisadero, SF. www.theindependentsf.com
Out now with Invisible Cities (Ubiquity), the polyrhythmic Midwestern mind-blowers destroyed all reservations at their last BOH show. Fri/22, 10 p.m., $10$12. Bottom of the Hill, 1233 17th St., SF. www.bottomofthehill.com.
The pint-sized electro-grime poobabe finds a Cure with "So Human." Sun/24, 9 p.m., $18. Rickshaw Stop, 155 Fell, SF. rickshawstop.com