There's no better way to fend off frostbite than to pogo like a punk possessed, and a strong five-band bill at Reggie's Rock Club, 2109 S. State, will offer plenty of reasons to do just that starting a 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 16. The all-ages show is headlined by 88 Fingers Louie and also boasts the Bollweevils, Agent Orange, the Hallow and She Likes Todd. Tickets are $18 via www.ticketweb.com; call (312) 949-0121 or visit www.reggieslive.com for more info.
Hard-rocking local favorites Knife of Simpson will celebrate the release of their new album "Orenthalogy" Saturday, Jan. 16, at Quenchers Saloon, 2401 N. Western. The free show starts at 9 p.m. with I Love Rich and Hay Perro; for more information, visit www.myspace.com/knifeofsimpson.