Arts Extract Podcast: Episode 11: Sonic Tear Gas

We discuss Halloween’s impending thrills and trainwrecks.

We discuss Halloween’s impending thrills and trainwrecks.

This week’s event highlights:

10/25 The Dan Potacke Show. Frequency, 7 p.m.

Emcee Battle, DJ Pain 1. Frequency, 9 p.m.

10/26 Poney, Bes Monde, Tiny Daggers. Revolution Cycles, 8 p.m.

Freakin’ Halloweekend: Tributes to Depeche Mode, Beck, The Stooges, Hole, Minutemen. High Noon Saloon, 8 p.m.

Halloween Cover Show #1: Tributes to The Stooges, MC5, Brian Jonestown Massacre, Ramones. Mickey’s Tavern, 10:30 p.m.

White Denim, Maps and Atlases: Union South’s The Sett, 9 p.m.

Pushmi-Pullyu, Faux Fir, Royal Station. The Wisco, 9 p.m.

Halloween Spooktacular: Tributes to Motley Crue, Ronnie James Dio. Frequency, 8 p.m.

Tributes to Gang of Four, The White Stripes, That Dog, Descendents. The Rigby, 11 p.m.

Cinematheque: Yotsuya Ghost Story. Vilas Hall, 7 p.m.

10/27 R. Ring. Shitty Barn (Spring Green), 8:15 p.m.

Cinematheque: Khrustalyov, My Car!. Vilas Hall, 7 p.m.

Freakin’ Halloweekend: Tributes to Violent Femmes, David Bowie, Le Tigre, Bikini Kill, Boston, Gillian Welch. High Noon Saloon, 8 p.m.

Halloween Cover Show #2: Tributes to Love and Rockets, Nick Cave, Pink Floyd. Mickey’s Tavern, 10:30 p.m.

Halloween Spooktacular: Mr. Gnome, tributes to Neil Young, Pink Floyd. Frequency, 9 p.m.

Savoir Adore, Royal Canoe, Sun Airway. Memorial Union Rathskeller, 9:30 p.m.

Halloween Ball: DJ Nick Nice, DJ Fusion. Majestic Theatre, 9 p.m.

Dirty Disco Kidz. Segredo, 9 p.m.

10/28 Cinematheque: Once Upon A Time In The West. Chazen Museum of Art, 2 p.m.

Diamond Rings, Gold Fields, DJ Millbot. Frequency, 8 p.m.

10/29 Cinematheque: The Other. Union South’s Marquee, 7 p.m.

Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope. Union South’s Marquee, 9 p.m.

Distinguished Lecture Series: Morgan Spurlock. Union South Varsity Hall, 7:30 p.m.

The Wallflowers, Trapper Schoepp And The Shades: Majestic Theatre, 8 p.m.

10/30 We’re Not Broke. Union South’s Marquee, 7 p.m.

Flobots, Astronautilus, Dieter Schaaf. Majestic Theatre, 8:30 p.m.

10/31 Halloween Hardcore Havoc: The Bottles, Citizen 2-13, Red Museum, DJ Stickee Fingaz. Inferno Nightclub, 9 p.m.

11/3 - 11/4 Madison Horror Film Festival. Market Square Cinema, 11 a.m. to midnight. Passes for the entire weekend festival are $18 ahead of time, $20 at the door. More info.