Borderline, London W1 (0171-734 2095) Mon
Jurassic 5 The happy hip hop from this masterful LA crew is one of the brightest sounds of summer.
ULU, London WC1 (0171-664 2030) Thur
Elliott Smith Smith's dreamlike songs are excellent live. Support act Quasi are highly recommended, too.
Dingwalls, London NW1 (0171-267 1577) Mon
Kurt Wagner The frontman of Nashville's country soul collective Lambchop plays solo but promises recordings made specially by some of his 13 other cohorts.
Water Rats, London WC1 (0171-837 7269) Fri
Sleater-Kinney This hard-edged female trio from Portland, Oregon, promote their latest single, the excellently sarcastic "Little Babies".
King's College, London WC2 (0171-836 7132) ThurReuse content