Picks of the Pickin's

Surefire bets for December. See the calendar on the next page for details.

Acoustic Blues

Spencer Bohren w/da Mudcats

unplugged," Dec. 11

Alternative

Lily Pons w/The Drovers, Dec. 14

Country Rock

The Cactus Brothers, Dec. 10

Hardcore

Endpoint, Enkindel, Falling

Forward, 11-Eleven, Dec. 3 & 4

Tribute Band

The Back Doors, Dec. 15

World Beat

Varttina, Dec. 3

Overall

Big Head, Grayson Hall, Common Law Cabin, Hula Hoop, Blonde Johnson, Dec. 31 & Jan. 1