Everlast, Fastball...

Everlast: Former House of Pain frontman is picking up a guitar and a backing band, traveling across the U.S. to support the folk/funk mix on Whitey Ford Sings The Blues.

Everlast Tour Dates:

Sept. 15; Tulsa, Okla., Brink

Sept. 16; Springfield, Mo., Juke Joint

Sept. 17; Lawrence, Kan., Bottleneck

Sept. 19; Detroit, Mich., State Theatre

Sept. 20; Pittsburgh, Pa., Club Laga

Sept. 22; New York, N.Y., Coney Island High

Sept. 24; Asbury Park, N.J., Saint

Sept. 25; Philadelphia, Pa., Pontiac Grille

Sept. 26; Boston, Mass., Axis

Fastball: All The Pain Money Can Buy is the album, all the power-pop fun money can buy is what you'll get when you redeem your tickets for admission.

Fastball Tour Dates:

Sept. 12; Atlanta, Ga., International Horse Park

Oct. 21; Birmingham, Ala., Five Points Music Hall

Oct. 22; Atlanta, Ga., Cotton Club

Oct. 23; Johnson City, Tenn., East Tennessee State University

Oct. 25; Raleigh, N.C., Ritz

Oct. 28; Washington, D.C., 9:30 Club

Oct. 29; Philadelphia, Pa., Theatre of Living Arts

Oct. 30; Boston, Mass., Paradise Rock Club

Nov. 3; New York, N.Y., Irving Plaza

Nov. 4; Worcester, Mass., Worcester State College

Nov. 17; Columbia, Mo., Blue Note

Nov. 22; Iowa City, Iowa, University of Iowa

Dec. 31; Houston, Texas, To Be Announced

Sleater-Kinney: Taking some time this fall to road-test songs from their forthcoming, yet-to-be titled album, this pop-punk trio's energetic live show may make you want to Call The Doctor.

Sleater-Kinney Tour Dates:

Oct. 17; Boulder, Colo., Fox Theatre

Oct. 19; Lawrence, Kan., Bottleneck

Oct. 20; Columbia, Md., Blue Note

Oct. 23; Detroit, Mich., Magick Stick

Oct. 24; Chicago, Ill., Metro

Oct. 25; Minneapolis, Minn., First Avenue

Oct. 27; Iowa City, Iowa, Gabe's Oasis

Oct. 29; Omaha, Neb., Sokel Underground

Yo La Tengo: Textured noise-pop trio is continuing its lengthy tour in support of 1997's I Can Feel The Heart Beating As One.

Yo La Tengo Tour Dates:

Sept. 14; Hoboken, N.J., Maxwell's

Sept. 15; Hoboken, N.J., Maxwell's

Sept. 16; Hoboken, N.J., Maxwell's

Sept. 17; Hoboken, N.J., Maxwell's

Sept. 19; Washington, D.C. 9:30 Club

Sept. 13; Los Angeles, Calif., El Rey