Trust Us: The Psychedelic Furs, a Japanese festival and the end of ‘Boardwalk Empire’

Whatever happens in the finale of HBO’s Boardwalk Empire, here’s hoping Steve Buscemi lands on another show—soon.


Boardwalk Empire series finale Most of our favorite characters have long since been killed off, so it all comes down to Nucky’s fate at this point—and whether one of HBO’s best dramas will close with real emotion (Six Feet Under) or with, well, whatever happened at the end of The Sopranos. October 26, 9 p.m., HBO.

Night of the Living Dead Weekly film critic Josh Bell hosts a screening of the classic 1968 horror movie that started the whole zombie craze. Grab some free popcorn, and test your zombie knowledge on trivia questions for prizes. October 27, midnight, Elixir, 2920 N. Green Valley Parkway.

Re-visualizing Las Vegas Las Vegas News Bureau photographer Brian Jones applies vintage colors to iconic black-and-white images from the ’40s and ’50s, creating altered perspectives on the Thunderbird, Flamingo, Pioneer Club and more. Through November 15, City Hall Chamber Gallery, 495 S. Main St.


The Psychedelic Furs hit the House of Blues on October 26.

The Psychedelic Furs Lionel Richie and The Flaming Lips might be the only LIB acts whose music predates 1990, but if you’re looking to go retro there are far worse choices than singing “Pretty in Pink” and “Love My Way” with Richard Butler. Bonus: Fellow alterna-rock throwbacks The Lemonheads open. October 26, 8 p.m., $30, House of Blues.

Café Tacvba There are two milestones worth celebrating at this Brooklyn Bowl show: the pioneering rock en Espanol act’s 25 years of existence and the 20th anniversary of its landmark, genre-amalgamating album, Re, which will be played in its entirety. October 29, 9 p.m., $43-$50.


Japanese Festival Las Vegas’ Aki Matsuri food and cultural festival is back at the Rio, with grub from local Japanese and Asian restaurants and nonstop entertainment including recording artist Naomichi Hanazono. October 24 & 25, times vary, $6-$10.

The Wicked Rocky Horror Show Wicked’s touring cast ditches Oz for a night of corsets and fishnets to perform The Rocky Horror Show in support of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and Golden Rainbow. Dammit, Janet, clear your calendar. October 27, 8 p.m., $75, Tommy Wind Theater.

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