Tour De Force: Veruca Salt, Buju Banton...

Veruca Salt: The volcano girls are taking their American Thighs

on the road, through the States to play their power chords and show off their

Eight Arms To Hold You.

Veruca Salt Tour Dates:

Oct. 28; Baltimore, Md., Bohagers Bar & Grill

Oct. 29; Philadelphia, Pa., Electric Factory

Nov. 2; Charlottesville, Va., Trax

Nov. 3; Lancaster, Pa., Chameleon Club

Nov. 4; Cincinnati, Ohio, The Garage

Nov. 6; St. Louis, Mo., Mississippi Nights

Nov. 7; Columbia, Mo., The Blue Note

Nov. 8; Lawrence, Kan., Granada

Nov. 9; Minneapolis, Minn., First Avenue

Nov. 11; Des Moines, Iowa, Supertoad

Nov. 13; Indianapolis, Ind., World Mardi Gras

Nov. 15; Madison, Wis., Barrymore Theater

Nov. 17; Omaha, Neb., Sokol Auditorium

Nov. 19; Peoria, Ill., Madison Theater

Nov. 21; Chicago, Ill., Riviera

Buju Banton: One of the original dancehall-reggae stars is launching a

brief North American tour, playing old faves and selections from Inna

Heights, which is due to hit stores on Nov. 18.

Buju Banton Tour Dates:

Nov. 14; Orlando, Fla., Diamond Complex

Nov. 15; Atlanta, Ga., Atrium

Nov. 16; Tallahassee, Fla., (to be announced)

Nov. 20; Philadelphia, Pa., Electric Factory

Nov. 22; Binghamton, N.Y., SUNY/Binghamton

Nov. 24; New Haven, Conn., Toad's Place

Nov. 26; Washington, D.C., DC Live

Nov. 27; New York, N.Y., Beacon Theatre

Nov. 28; Boston, Mass., Bayside Expo Center

Nov. 29; Montreal, Que., Armory

Nov. 30; Brampton, Ont., Kaboom Nite Club

Lords Of Acid: They were electronica when electronica wasn't hip, so

the grandfathers of the genre are taking their act on the road to prove their talent

isn't just Our Little Secret.

Lords Of Acid Tour Dates:

Oct. 28; Albuquerque, N.M., Zone

Oct. 30; Tempe, Ariz., Electric Ballroom

Oct. 31; Hollywood, Calif., Hollywood Athletic Club

Nov. 1; Las Vegas, Nev., Huntridge Theatre

Nov. 3; Palo Alto, Calif., The Edge

Nov. 4; San Francisco, Calif., Trocadero Transfer

Nov. 5; Portland, Ore., Roseland Theater

Nov. 6; Seattle, Wash., Fenix

Nov. 8; Salt Lake City, Utah., Salt Air Pavilion

Nov. 9; Denver, Colo., Ogden Theatre

Nov. 11; Lawerence, Kan., Granada Theatre

Nov. 12; Iowa City, Iowa, Union Bar

Nov. 13; Milwaukee, Wis., Rave

Nov. 14; Chicago, Ill., Riviera Theatre

Nov. 15; Minneapolis, Minn., First Avenue

Nov. 17; Grand Rapids, Mich., Orbit Room

Nov. 18; Detroit, Mich., Clutch Cargo

Nov. 19; Louisville, Ky., Brewery

Nov. 20; Columbus, Ohio, Newport Music Hall

Nov. 21; Cleveland, Ohio, Odeon Concert Club

Nov. 22; Rochester, N.Y., Harro East

Nov. 24; Philadelphia, Pa., Trocadero

Nov. 25; Boston, Mass., Axis

Nov. 28; New York, N.Y., Roxy

Nov. 29; Washington, D.C., 9:30 Club

Dec. 1; Atlanta, Ga., Masquerade

Dec. 2; Orlando, Fla., Embassy

Dec. 3; Tampa, Fla., Ritz Theatre

Dec. 4; Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Chilli Pepper

Dec. 6; New Orleans, La., Howlin' Wolf

Dec. 9; Houston, Texas, Bayou Place Theatre

Dec. 10; Austin, Texas, Liberty Lunch

Dec. 14; Los Angeles, Calif., (to be announced)

Bentley Rhythm Ace: Touring in support of their self-titled debut, BRA

serve up funky-electronica with a sense of humor, much like that of frontman

Richard March's former band, Pop Will Eat Itself.

Bentley Rhythm Ace Tour Dates:

Nov. 14; Los Angeles, Calif., Frequency

Nov. 15; Seattle, Wash., Crocodile Cafe

Nov. 18; San Francisco, Calif., Bimbo's

Nov. 19; Chicago, Ill., Double Door

Nov. 21; New York, N.Y., El Flamingo

Nov. 22; Boston, Texas, (to be announced)

Dandy Warhols: Heroin is so passe', but the Dandies are way

hip, currently riding a new wave of success and hoping to never Come

Down.

Dandy Warhols Tour Dates:

Nov. 10; Salt Lake City, Utah, Liquid Joe's

Nov. 11; Denver, Colo., Ogden Theatre

Nov. 13; Austin, Texas, Emo's

Nov. 14; Houston, Texas, Fitzgerald's

Nov. 15; Dallas, Texas, Galaxy Club

Nov. 16; Tulsa, Okla., Cain's Ballroom

Nov. 17; Stillwater, Okla., Wormy Fog

Nov. 19; Athens, Ga., 40 Watt Club

Nov. 20; Atlanta, Ga., Cotton Club

Nov. 21; New Orleans, La., Howlin Wolf

Nov. 23; Orlando, Fla., Sapphire Supper Club

Nov. 24; Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Squeeze

Nov. 26; Charleston, S.C., Music Farm

Nov. 28; Norfolk, Va., Boathouse

Nov. 29; Carrboro, N.C., Cat's Cradle

Dec. 5; Pittsburgh, Pa., Graffiti Showcase

Dec. 6; Indianapolis, Ind., Patio

Dec. 9; Albuquerque, N.M., Dingo Bar

Dec. 10; Tempe, Ariz., Nita's Hideaway

Dec. 11; Tuscon, Ariz., Club Congress

Dec. 12; Fullerton, Calif., California State University

Dec. 15; San Diego, Calif., Casbah

Dec. 16; West Hollywood, Calif., Troubadour

Dec. 17; San Francisco, Calif., Slim's