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So I was sitting in the office writing up a list of new CDs to put you in a Halloween-type mood (email me and I’ll tell you what they were) when I thought, ‘Hell, with all this music tonight, there’s no reason to sit at home listening to CDs.’ Seriously, I know it’s Halloween and everything, but just look at all this. Furthermore, without being overly familiar with all of the artists listed below, I bet you at least 75 percent of them are local. So, once and for all, don’t let anyone ever tell you Houston doesn’t have a formidable music scene – or if they do, for God’s sakes don’t believe them for a second. And whatever you do tonight, be sure to pour one out for

Robert Goulet

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Numbers: DJ Wes Wallace

Walter’s on Washington: Toxic Holocaust, Iron Age, Midnight, Grave Robbers

Meridian: Helmet, Burning Brides, Totimoshi, Sharks and Sailors

Proletariat: Fatal Flying Guilloteens, MV + EE, American Sharks, The(e) Freed

Rudyard’s: Turbojugend Hump Day (costume contest)

McGonigel’s Mucky Duck: Red Elvises

Dean’s Credit Clothing: Paula Maya (5pm)

Notsuoh: Rusted Shut, the Krinkles, Bully Pulpit, Geneticist on Cloning

White Swan: Ghost Mice, the Dauntless Elite, Ned (from France), Dirty Money, Sears

Java Jazz: Madina Lake, Mayday Parade

Toyota Center: Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony

Shakespeare’s Pub: Snit’s Dog & Pony Show

Avant Garden: DJ Sun

South Beach: “Nightmare on Pacific Street: Night of 1,000 Britneys” with DJ Roland Belmares, DJ Jimmy Skinner

Big Top: Peter & James

Mink: 4th Ward Wednesdays with J. Salaam aka Brotha Jibril, Seth Jones, Jeff cMo

Continental Club: Reverend Vince Anderson, Whiskey Boat

Fitzgerald’s: Horror movie marathon (no cover)

Scout Bar: Erase the Virus, Lights Over Roswell

Blanco’s: Open mic night with Country Jim Sloan

Armadillo Palace: Granger Smith

Dan Electro’s Guitar Bar: Sideshow Tramps

Warehouse Party (3012 Canal; $5): You (Genious), Mic Skills, Big Fabe & Bugzino with DJs Patrick de la Garza, heliumbaboon, PBR Street Gang, hosted by Cornbredd of Tha Fucking Transmissions

If you can’t find something to do in all that, go choke on a piece of candy – Chris Gray

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