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2017 PO­LARIS MU­SIC PRIZE GALA an­nu­ally hon­ours and re­wards artists who pro­duce Cana­dian mu­sic al­bums of dis­tinc­tion. A se­lect panel of mu­sic crit­ics judge with­out re­gard to mu­si­cal genre or com­mer­cial pop­u­lar­ity. Per­for­mances by Lisa Le­Blanc, Lido Pimienta, Tanya Ta­gaq, Leif Volle­bekk and Weaves. Mon­day, 8 p.m. ($75 at 416-597-1931). Carlu, 444 Yonge St. Po­lar­is­mu­ THE AFGHAN WHIGS with spe­cial guest Har Mar Su­per­star. Tues­day, 8 p.m. ($35-$190 at 416-466-0313). Opera House, 735 Queen St. E. ALI­SON WON­DER­LAND, ELO­HIM This Aus­tralian DJ and pro­ducer is on her FMUOASL tour. Fri­day, 10 p.m. ($27-$37 at 416-323-1251). Phoenix, 410 Sherbourne St. APOCA­LYP­TICA Af­ter 20 years of Plays

Me­tal­lica By Four Cel­los, this live show by four cel­los will play the en­tire al­bum and more Me­tal­lica clas­sics. To­day, 8 p.m. ($34.50-$49.50 at 416-263-3293). Queen Eliz­a­beth The­atre, 190 Princes’ Blvd. ART THE BAND, FLEECE This is the Art The Band EP re­lease show, with spe­cial guests Lit­tle Boxer and Funny Funk. Fri­day, 9 p.m. ($10 at 416-532-1598). Lee’s Palace, 529 Bloor St. W. BOYCE AV­ENUE will take the stage, with Madi­lyn Bai­ley and Me­gan Davies. Tues­day, 6:30 p.m. ($29.50 at 416-3231251). Phoenix, 410 Sherbourne St. COUN­TER­PARTS with Stray From The Path, Come­back Kid and Gideon. Wed­nes­day, 6 p.m. ($26 at 416-466-0313). Opera House, 735 Queen St. E. DE­CAP­I­TATED This con­cert has a great lineup, with Thy Art Is Mur­der, Fal­lu­jah and Ghost Bath also per­form­ing. Satur­day, 7 p.m. ($26.50 at 416-466-0313). Opera House, 735 Queen St. E. FA­THER JOHN MISTY, WEYES BLOOD Fa­ther John Misty, a.k.a. Josh Till­man, has cul­ti­vated a rare space for him­self in the mu­si­cal land­scape. His new al­bum Pure Com­edy was re­leased last April. Mon­day, 7 p.m. ($39.50$69.50 at 416-872-4255). Massey Hall, 178 Vic­to­ria St. THE LEG­END OF ZELDA: SYM­PHONY OF THE GOD­DESSES This 2017 tour will fea­ture a piece from the newly re­leased Breath of the Wild, an all-new move­ment from Sky­ward

Sword, an up­dated over­ture and the re­turn of a clas­sic piece that might just make some wishes come true. Fri­day, 8 p.m. ($30-$115 at 855-872-7669). Sony Cen­tre for the Per­form­ing Arts, 1 Front St. E. MOUNT EERIE is the mu­si­cal project of Ana­cortes, Wash­ing­ton-based song­writer and pro­ducer Phil Elverum. This is his A Crow Looked At Me tour. Wed­nes­day, 8 p.m. ($25 at 416-792-1268). Great Hall, 1087 Queen St. W. NIGHT OWL FES­TI­VAL This cu­rated psy­che­delic fest is in its third year, cel­e­brat­ing ev­ery­thing strange, weird and em­brac­ing bands across the uni­verse. Un­til Sun­day. $7-$30. Fes­ti­val pass $50. Var­i­ous venues in Toronto. Nightowlfest. tum­ NOTH­ING MORE is on its the Sto­ries We Tell Our­selves tour, with guests As Lions, My Ticket Home, Hell or Highwater. Sun­day, 6 p.m. ($20-$70 at 416-3231251). Phoenix, 410 Sherbourne St. PAUL KELLY, JESS COR­NELIUS Th­ese two are on a United States- and Canada-wide tour. Jess Cor­nelius’ EP

Noth­ing is Lost is due out in late 2017. Tues­day, 7 p.m. ($35 at 416-588-4663). Mod Club, 722 Col­lege St. W. RO­DRIGUEZ In­ter­na­tional me­dia at­ten- tion, aware­ness and ac­co­lades have been be­stowed upon both the doc­u­men­tary

Search­ing for Sugar Man and Ro­driguez’s mu­si­cal work. Fri­day, 7 p.m. ($74.50$115.50 at 416-872-4255). Massey Hall, 178 Vic­to­ria St. SEU JORGE — THE LIFE AQUATIC: A TRIBUTE TO DAVID BOWIE This is a con­cert by one of Brazil’s most cel­e­brated singers and ac­tors. Tues­day, 7 p.m. ($46.50-$107.50 at 416-8724255). Massey Hall, 178 Vic­to­ria St. SIM­PLE PLAN This is the No Pads,

No Hel­mets... Just Balls 15th an­niver­sary tour, with spe­cial guests Not By Choice and Courage My Love. Satur­day, 6 p.m. ($49.50-$60 at 416-778-8163). Dan­forth Mu­sic Hall, 147 Dan­forth Ave. SMALL WORLD MU­SIC FES­TI­VAL This 16th an­nual fes­ti­val fea­tures a wide ar­ray of mu­sic, host­ing a tempt­ing lineup of con­tem­po­rary sounds from around the world and around the cor­ner. Un­til Sun­day. Var­i­ous prices. Small World Mu­sic Cen­tre, 180 Shaw St., Stu­dio 101. Small­world­mu­ STRIKER, DARK TRAN­QUIL­LITY, WAR­BRINGER are in Toronto on the Atoma world tour. Mon­day, 8 p.m. ($29.50 at 416-588-4663). Mod Club, 722 Col­lege St. W. THE WILDER­NESS OF MAN­I­TOBA with spe­cial guests Jenny Berkel and FXRRVST. Wed­nes­day, 8 p.m. ($15-$18 at 416519-9439). Gar­ri­son, 1197 Dun­das St. W. WIZKID is in Toronto on his Sounds From The Other Side tour. Sun­day, 8 p.m. ($55-$75 at 416-469-5655). Rebel, 11 Pol­son St. YB (YOON DO-HYUN BAND) This South Korean rock band will be host­ing a live per­for­mance in Toronto for the very first time. Satur­day, 7 p.m. ($160$380 at 855-872-7669). Sony Cen­tre for the Per­form­ing Arts, 1 Front St. E.


Mon­treal pop-punk band Sim­ple Plan will play the Dan­forth Mu­sic Hall on Satur­day.

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