LOWDOWN LOOKAHEAD!

Humboldt, it’s never too early to be planning future fun. Thus, LoCO offers you the Lowdown Lookahead, a master list of all the Lowdown “red lined” events into the foreseeable future.

WEDNESDAY, SEP. 3

Humboldt Business Challenge Kick Off
Wharfinger Building / 5:30-7:30 p.m.
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Brothers Comatose
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $15 / 21+
Literal brothers, Alex (banjo and vocals) and Ben Morrison (guitar and vocals) grew up in a house that was known for its music parties. Saturday they will lead Humboldt’s party.
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THURSDAY, SEP. 4

Ocean Night
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6:30 p.m. / $3 donation
Screening Watermark, a feature documentary film that brings together diverse stories from around the globe about our relationship with water: how we are drawn to it, what we learn from it, how we use it and the consequences of that use.
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SATURDAY, SEP. 6

Natural Fiber Fair
Arcata Community Center / 10 a.m.-5 p.m. / $5 / Free kids / Free students
earn about spinning, knitting, weaving, dyeing, felting and more. Yarn, fleeces, fiber, tools, and finished goods for sale. Free demos every hour. Fiber art exhibits including tapestry by the late Victor Jacoby.
599-2729 / linda@lindahartshorn.com / Web site / View Comments

Arts Alive
Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free
Eureka’s monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.
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Not Your Momma’s Talent Show
Eureka Theater / 7:30 p.m. / $15 / $25 VIP / 18+
“Wide variety of acts from juggling and burlesque to music and dance all battling for the title of winner and cash prize! Our panel of celebrity judges, including the reigning Mr. Humboldt and LOCO/KSLUG’s own Myles C. will scrutinize an judge the heck out of them!”
506-6810 / sarah@norcaloasis.org / Web site / View Comments

Absynth Quintet
Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $15 / $10 adv. / 21+
Local fire breathing traveling-gypsy-circus-indie-grass.
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SUNDAY, SEP. 7

Natural Fiber Fair
Arcata Community Center / 10 a.m.-5 p.m. / $5 / Free kids / Free students
earn about spinning, knitting, weaving, dyeing, felting and more. Yarn, fleeces, fiber, tools, and finished goods for sale. Free demos every hour. Fiber art exhibits including tapestry by the late Victor Jacoby.
599-2729 / linda@lindahartshorn.com / Web site / View Comments

MONDAY, SEP. 8

Silver Ochre
The Sanctuary / 8-9:30 p.m. / $15
Silver Ochre is a 47 minute series of short films ranging from 30 seconds to 4 minutes in length capturing moments in time, each with their own story, and in stark contrast one from the other. Thollem has scored these films and accompanies them live with a vintage electric piano and analog effects.
822-0898 / ladyandsir@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

TUESDAY, SEP. 9

The Avett Brothers
Van Duzer Theater / 8 p.m. / $65 / $32 HSU student
“There is no harmony like brotherly harmony. You can clearly hear this fraternal magic at work in the songs of Scott and Seth Avett, better known as The Avett Brothers.”
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FRIDAY, SEP. 12

Arts!Arcata
Arcata / 6-9 p.m.
Monthly arts walk. Businesses on and around the Plaza stay open late featuring local art and music.
822-4500 / Web site / View Comments

Anna Tivel
Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works / 8 p.m. / $10
Formerly Anna and the Underbelly. “Entranced by the sound of her grandfather’s violin, Anna started learning in the first grade and never put it down.”
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SATURDAY, SEP. 13

Color Humboldt Run
Rohner Park / 9-11 a.m.
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Golden Tarp Light Deprivation Cannabis Competition
Mateel Community Center / noon-10 p.m. / $30 / $50 VIP
Sample and vote on the top 15 entrants (cannabis recommendation required), all of which will have been tested by Pure Analytics. The bud with the most voters will win this year’s Golden Tarp Award.
923-2175 / Web site / View Comments

Rock Collection
Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $20
Featuring Melvin Seals (JGB), Stu Allen (JGB/Phil and Friends), Dan “Lebo” Lebowitz (ALO) Greg Anton (Zero) and Reed Mathis (Tea Leaf Green).
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SUNDAY, SEP. 14

Danny Brown
Kate Buchanan Room / 9 p.m. / $30 / $20 HSU students
“In an era of industry-obsessed MCs, interchangeable hashtag raps, and “viral” everything, it has become increasingly difficult to find a true original in the rap game. Yet ask anyone who’s been paying attention and they’ll tell you: Danny Brown is that dude.”
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THURSDAY, SEP. 18

The Stone Foxes, Trampled Under Foot
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $12 / 21+
The Stone Foxes are from SF. Trampled Under Foot is from Memphis. Both rock.
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FRIDAY, SEP. 19

Hillstomp
Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $12 / 21+
“BUMPITY THUMPITY WACKA-DOODLE CHANK is careening out of a boom box strapped to a shopping cart.” No Good Redwood Ramblers open.
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SATURDAY, SEP. 20

Coastal Cleanup Day 2014
See Event Description / 9 a.m.-noon / Free
This year marks the 30th anniversary of California Coastal Cleanup Day
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Jordan Klepper
Van Duzer Theater / 8 p.m. / $25 / $5 HSU students
“Jordan Klepper joins The Daily Show with Jon Stewart as a correspondent after three years as a performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York City. He has starred in several long-running shows at UCB and in sketches for the UCB Comedy Channel.”
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Hot Buttered Rum
Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $15 / 21+
Bluegrass band spinning tales about the good times, the bad times, and the roads in between, and belting them from the heart in three-part harmony.
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WEDNESDAY, SEP. 24

El Ten Eleven
The Quad at HSU / noon
Free Arts on the Quad event. El Ten Eleven are a musical duo of doubleneck guitar/bass virtuoso Kristian Dunn and acoustic/electronic drummer Tim Fogarty.
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Sean Hayes
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $15 / 21+
“Deep-roots syncopation, dusty folk-stomp and biorhythmic pulsing soul-tinged songs.” Eric and Erica open.
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SATURDAY, SEP. 27

Skate Fest
RampArt Skatepark / 2-10 p.m. / $5
Skateboarding! Live music! Tarp surfing! Live Art! BBQ! Beer! Raffle!
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MONDAY, SEP. 29

Pony Up Party
Arcata Playhouse / 7 p.m. / $10 / $5 without food
Features a pony keg, pony races, pony pasta, pony prizes and general pony mayhem. Fundraiser for a giant Pink Polka-dot Peg-legged Pony sculpture is being commissioned by the Arcata Playhouse and the Creamery district.
822-1575 / Web site / View Comments

TUESDAY, SEP. 30

Sister Sparrow and The Dirty Birds
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $10 / 21+
“Seven-piece powerhouse that puts a modern spin on classic soul.”
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SATURDAY, OCT. 4

Arts Alive
Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free
Eureka’s monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.
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MONDAY, OCT. 6

DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist
Kate Buchanan Room / 9:30 p.m. / $45 / $30 HSU students
This fall DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist will embark on the ‘Renegades of Rhythm Tour’ celebrating the legacy of hip-hop pioneer Afrika Bambaata. Shadow & Cut pulled from Bambaataa’s beautifully tattered 40,000 strong vinyl collection to bring you not just Soul and Rap, but also Soca, Calypso and more.
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FRIDAY, OCT. 10

Arts!Arcata
Arcata / 6-9 p.m.
Monthly arts walk. Businesses on and around the Plaza stay open late featuring local art and music.
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WEDNESDAY, OCT. 15

Dirty Heads with Rome
Kate Buchanan Room / 9 p.m. / $35 / $25 HSU students
The Sound of Change can’t come from external forces, it has to emanate from within. For Dirty Heads, evolution beyond their reggae-rock roots has developed over time and is manifested on their new album “Sound of Change.”
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FRIDAY, OCT. 17

John Mark McMillan
Faith Center / 7 p.m. / $18 / $15 adv.
“John Mark McMillan is a singer/songwriter whose song “How He Loves” was recently listed by Integrity Music as one of the 25 most influential worship songs in the past 25 years.”
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SATURDAY, OCT. 18

Rebel Craft Rumble
Arcata Playhouse / 8-11 p.m. / $15 / $20 at the door / 18+
A dash of Iron-Chef with a hint of Project Runway combined with our Humboldt County flair, SCRAP Humboldt presents Rebel Craft Rumble, a live crafting competition. Four teams of local artists will take on creative reuse challenges and compete for the Extreme Ultimate Supreme Craft Master title.
822-2452 / tibora@scraphumboldt.org / Web site / View Comments

MONDAY, OCT. 20

Trampled by Turtles, Nicki Bluhm and the Gramblers
Kate Buchanan Room / 8 p.m. / $25 / $10 HSU students
Trampled by Turtles began as a project for the members to take a break from their rock bands and learn old fiddle and folk songs. The fabulous Nicki Bluhm and the Gramblers will open the show.
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SATURDAY, OCT. 25

O’Death
The Depot / 10 p.m. / $5 / $3 HSU students
“Originally formed while the members attended SUNY Purchase, O’Death quickly began building a fanbase with their reverently twisted take on Americana filtered through a wealth of musical influences as divergent as Bill Monroe, Prince, Neil Young, and The Misfits.”
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TUESDAY, OCT. 28

Jeff Austin Band
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $20 / 21+
Fronted by Yonder Mtn. String Band mandolinist Austin “celebrated for his fleet fingers and penchant for improvisation on stage.”
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SATURDAY, NOV. 1

Arts Alive
Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free
Eureka’s monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.
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FRIDAY, NOV. 14

Arts!Arcata
Arcata / 6-9 p.m.
Monthly arts walk. Businesses on and around the Plaza stay open late featuring local art and music.
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SATURDAY, NOV. 15

Frank Fairfield
The Depot / 9 p.m. / $10 / $5 HSU students
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SATURDAY, DEC. 6

Arts Alive
Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free
Eureka’s monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.
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FRIDAY, DEC. 12

Arts!Arcata
Arcata / 6-9 p.m.
Monthly arts walk. Businesses on and around the Plaza stay open late featuring local art and music.
822-4500 / Web site / View Comments