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Music in the Midlands: Beatles tribute band, Girls Rock the Block and more, June 2-4

Abbey Road LIVE!
Abbey Road LIVE!

Abbey Road Live! Beatles Tribute

Athens tribute band Abbey Road Live! has perfected playing The Beatles’ “Abbey Road” album in its entirety. But the band also boasts a repertoire of more than 150 Beatles tunes from all eras of the Fab Four's career.

The lineup of Abbey Road Live! is Tim Conley (guitar, vocals), Dave Domizi (bass, vocals), Andrew Hanmer (drums, vocals) and Michael Wegner (keyboards, guitar, clarinet, vocals).

Don’t expect mop-top wigs from this group. Instead, the band focuses on bringing the best of The Beatles’ music to life.

9 p.m. Saturday, June 4 at Music Farm, 1022 Senate St. $12 in advance; $15 day of show; $7 students. www.musicfarm.com

OTHER MUSIC EVENTS AROUND THE MIDLANDS

Girls Rock the Block: Head to the corner of Main and Hampton streets for First Thursday on Main and help raise funds for Girls Rock Columbia.

Electronica trio Tomboi headlines, and Columbia indie-rock band Can’t Kids and singer Paisley Marie Suttlemyre will open.

6-10 p.m. Thursday, June 2 at Boyd Plaza, 1515 Main St. www.facebook.com/firstthursdayonmain

Infinite Room First Thursday After Party: After you rock out with the the Girls, there’s a music-filled after party waiting for you at Tapp’s Arts Center. Featuring the electronic tunes of Husband, We Roll Like Madmen (WRLM), and sandcastles.

10 p.m. Thursday, June 2 at Tapp’s Arts Center, 1644 Main St. $6. www.tappsartscenter.com

H.E.R.O. Dance Benefit: The Columbia Music Festival Association is partnering with professional dancers for a mixed-performance show supporting the Gary Sinise Foundation and honoring our soldiers and veterans.

7 p.m. Saturday, June 4 at The Township, 1703 Taylor St. $15.50-$35.50. www.thetownship.org

Thunderklutz: Local rock band Thunderklutz takes the stage at Art Bar with Pig Head Dog, The Monterreys and The Berries.

Saturday, June 4 at Art Bar, 1211 Park St. $5. www.artbarsc.com

Summer Concert Series

Second Nature and Ken Knox & Company will kick off the City of Columbia’s summer concert series at Finlay Park. Bring blankets and lawn chairs. Food vendors will be available.

7-10 p.m. Saturday, June 4 at 930 Laurel St. Free. www.columbiasc.net/calendar/1947

Got band news? Share it with Erin Shaw at eshaw@thestate.com or tweet to @GoCoErin.

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