Digital Underground, GWAR...

Digital Underground: The San Francisco Bay Area rap crew is

spending the fall touring in support of Who's Got The Gravy?, its

latest excursion into fun-loving, P-Funk-flavored hip-hop.

Digital Underground Tour Dates:

Oct. 5; Chico, Calif., Brick Works

Oct. 6; San Francisco, Calif., Justice League

Oct. 7; Santa Cruz, Calif., Palookaville

Oct. 8; Palo Alto, Calif., Stanford University

Oct. 9; West Hollywood, Calif., Dragonfly

Oct. 10; Solana Beach, Calif., Belly Up Tavern

Oct. 12; Fort Collins, Colo., Sunset Nightclub

Oct. 13; Albuquerque, N.M., Zone

Oct. 15; Oklahoma City, Okla., In Cahoots

Oct. 16; Fayetteville, Ark., JR's Dickson Street Ballroom

Oct. 17; Denton, Texas, Groovy Mule

Oct. 18; Austin, Texas, Austin Music Hall

Oct. 20; Corpus Christi, Texas, Buckets

Oct. 21; Houston, Texas, El Dorado Ranch

Oct. 22; Houston, Texas, Roxy

Oct. 23; Dallas, Texas, Spy

Oct. 25; Lincoln, Neb., Royal Grove

Oct. 27; St. Louis, Mo., To Be Announced

Oct. 29; Carbondale, Ill., Copper Dragon

Oct. 30; Nashville, Tenn., To Be Announced

Oct. 31; Springfield, Mo., Regency Showcase

Nov. 2; Ames, Iowa, Maintenance Shop

Nov. 3; Ames, Iowa, Maintenance Shop

Nov. 4; Minneapolis, Minn., Quest Club

GWAR: Our advice: don't wear anything that you don't want sprayed

with a variety of liquids and be prepared for the best heavy-metal concert

of your life.

GWAR Tour Dates:

Oct. 19; State College, Pa., Crowbar

Oct. 20; New Haven, Conn., Toad's Place

Oct. 21; Washington, D.C., 9:30 Club

Oct. 22; Cleveland, Ohio, Agora Theatre

Oct. 23; Rochester, N.Y., Water Street Music Hall

Oct. 24; Columbus, Ohio, Newport Music Hall

Oct. 26; Grand Rapids, Mich., Orbit Room

Oct. 27; Milwaukee, Wis., Eagles Ballroom

Oct. 28; Cincinnati, Ohio, Bogart's

Oct. 30; Detroit, Mich., Harpo's

Frank Black and the Catholics: Touring in support of their self-titled debut, the latest group from Pixies founder and influential alt-rocker Black may just remind you why you wanted to rock in the first place.

Frank Black and the Catholics Tour Dates:

Oct. 2; Pittsburgh, Pa., Graffiti

Oct. 4; Chicago, Ill., Metro

Oct. 5; La Crosse, Wis., Warehouse

Oct. 6; Minneapolis, Minn., Ground Zero

Oct. 8; Columbia, Mo., Blue Note

Oct. 9; Lawrence, Kan., Bottleneck

Oct. 10; Tulsa, Okla., Cains Ballroom

Oct. 11; Dallas, Texas, The Galaxy

Oct. 12; Austin, Texas, Stubbs

Oct. 14; El Paso, Texas, Club 101

Oct. 15; Tucson, Ariz., Club Congress

Fabulous Thunderbirds: This Texas-blues group don't need no stinking new album to tour behind! We ask you, ain't that "Tough Enough"?

Fabulous Thunderbirds Tour Dates:

Oct. 2; New Braunfels, Texas, Gruene Hall

Oct. 3; New Orleans, La., House of Blues

Oct. 4; Laguna Niguel, Calif., Laguna Niguel Expo

Oct. 8; Jackson, Miss., Budweiser Pavilion

Oct. 11; Orlando, Fla., Sea World of Florida

Oct. 23; Olympia, Wash., Washington Center