If you tire of shopping local this weekend, head out and hear some local music – a couple of fine tribute shows are featured this weekend on “Six Picks,” our weekly rundown of the best in RI music.
SOLD OUT -The FIXX Saturday at the Greenwich Odeum (East Greenwich). 80’s New Wave band The Fixx stops in RI! Details here.
LOCAL SHOW OF THE WEEK: Tom Waits Turns 70 Saturday at the Good Will Engine Co. (Providence). Over a dozen of PVD’s finest pay tribute to a legend to benefit Amos House. Details here.
The Blushing Brides – The Original Rolling Stones Tribute Friday at Courthouse Center (West Kingston). One of the first ever tributes to any band, they play all the Stones classics. Details here.
True Love: Tribute to Daniel Johnston with Silverteeth and Friends Friday at Columbus Theatre. Silverteeth leads a tribute to the hugely influential musician, the late Daniel Johnston. Details here.
Stephen Kellogg Band Sunday at the Newport Blues Cafe (Newport). Briann Dunne opens. New England native Kellogg has toured worldwide and was named Armed Forces Entertainer of the Year. Details here.
Haley Heynderickx Wednesday Dec. 11 at the Columbus Theatre. Rising singer-songwriter Heynderickx is an artist to watch. Details here.