El Ten Eleven 
Escape the impending soundtrack of holiday crooners for a live show of emotional tracks without no distracting, repetitive lyrics. This California-based duo of Kristian Dunn and Tim Fogerty uses only a doubleneck bass/guitar, drums, and foot pedals to create a complex, layered sound. These aren't the sing-along songs everyone knows—and that's exactly what makes them so interesting. Fri 9 p.m.
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