Kid Rock, M.O.P./Mixmaster Mike...

Kid Rock: He's a little bit funky, he's a little bit rap 'n' roll.

If you long for the Beasties in their knucklehead days, Kid Rock can fill

your prescription.

Kid Rock Tour Dates:

Oct. 1; Pittsburgh, Pa., Graffiti Showcase

Oct. 2; Huntington, W.Va., Stoned Monkey

Oct. 3; Huntington, W.Va., Vinnie's

Oct. 6; Cincinnati, Ohio., Ripley's

Oct. 7; Chicago, Ill., House of Blues

Oct. 8; Columbus, Ohio, Mekka

Oct. 9; Urbana, Ill., Canopy Club

Oct. 11; East Lansing, Mich., Rock's Cafe

Oct. 14; Louisville, Ky., Toy Tiger

Oct. 15; Chattanooga, Tenn., Bay

Oct. 16; Jackson, Miss., Muddy Water's Lounge

Oct. 17; Shreveport, La., Malibu Beach Club

Oct. 19; Memphis, Tenn., Barrister's

Oct. 20; Knoxville, Tenn., Moose's Music Hall

Oct. 22; St. Louis, Mo., Hi-Pointe

Oct. 23; Springfield, Mo., Juke Joint

Oct. 25; Denver, Colo., Bluebird Theatre

Nov. 10; New Orleans, La., Jimmy's Club

Nov. 16; Orlando, Fla., Sapphire Music Club

Nov. 17; Jacksonville, Fla., Fat Kat Music Hall

Nov. 18; Tallahassee, Fla., Floyd's Music Store

M.O.P/Mixmaster Mike:: For a night of what the heads will

call "true hip-hop," it's hard to beat the street-smart raps of M.O.P. and

the nimble turntablism of current Beastie Boys cohort Mixmaster Mike.

M.O.P/Mixmaster Mike Tour Dates:

Oct. 16; Santa Barbara, Calif., University of California

Oct. 17; Hollywood, Calif., Hollywood Athletic Club

Oct. 19; Boulder, Colo., Fox Theatre

Oct. 20; Boulder, Colo., Fox Theatre

Oct. 22; Austin, Texas, Electric Lounge

Oct. 23; Houston, Texas, Waxx

Oct. 24; New Orleans, La., Dream Place

Oct. 26; Kansas City, Mo., Beaumont Club

Oct. 29; Grand Rapids, Mich., Intersection

Oct. 31; Toronto, Ont., Canadian National Centre

Nov. 1; Burlington, Vt., Club Toast

Nov. 3; Northampton, Mass., Pearl Street

The Donnas: If you missed the Ramones and the Runaways back in their heydays, check out these American Teenage Rock 'n' Roll Machines while you've got the chance.

The Donnas Tour Dates:

Oct. 2; Hollywood, Calif., Palace

Oct. 26; San Francisco, Calif., Bottom of the Hill

Nov. 5; New York, N.Y., Coney Island High

Nov. 6; Cambridge, Mass., T.T. The Bear's

Nov. 7; Philadelphia, Pa., Pontiac Grille

Nov. 8; Washington, D.C., Metro Cafe

Nov. 10; Hoboken, N.J., Maxwell's

Nov. 11; Portsmouth, N.H., Elvis Room

Nov. 12; Providence, R.I., Met Cafe

Nov. 14; New York, N.Y., Bowery Ballroom

Whale: Calling all "Hobo Humpin' Slobo Babe"s! Let these danceable alt-rockers teach you that All Disco Dance Must End In Broken Bones!!

Whale Tour Dates:

Oct. 14; West Hollywood, Calif., Troubadour

Oct. 16; San Francisco, Calif., Bottom of the Hill

Oct. 19; Minneapolis, Minn., Fine Line Music Cafe

Oct. 20; Chicago, Ill., Metro

Oct. 21; Cleveland, Ohio, Grog Shop

Oct. 22; Detroit, Mich., Shelter

Oct. 23; Montreal, Que., Foufounes Electriques

Oct. 24; Toronto, Ont., Horseshoe Tavern

Oct. 26; Philadelphia, Pa., Pontiac Grille

Oct. 27; Asbury Park, N.J., Saint

Oct. 30; Providence, R.I., Met Cafe

Nov. 3; Cambridge, Mass., T.T. The Bear's