We're suckers for a good cause, especially if all we have to do to do good is go to a bar, have a few beers and hear some kick-ass tunes. That being the case, next Wednesday offers up a fine opportunity to do exactly that, and get in the proper mood for Halloween with the music of Devil Doll. Her bio calls her the "punk rock torch singer your father warned you about, weaving tales of sex and sorrow, pleasure and pain," and she dabbles in the kind of horror rock that makes the Cramps such a seasonal favorite in our playlists.
The cause here is a benefit for one Dick Dime, an Ironman athlete who got into a little bike/car altercation that left him with a head injury, several fractured ribs, a punctured lung and a fractured vertebra, according to his website. Ouch. It's only $10, it's a good cause, and hey, Devil Doll is hot, too, if that helps. Get more info and tickets at Bender's website.