Show alerts: Canadian indie invades Detroit, Windsor, Sarnia and Toledo

Lovers of Canadian indie artists have a lot of opportunities this weekend to get their fix. Good luck choosing; we'd be at them all if we could.

Fri., Jun. 1
FM Lounge, Windsor
Sunparlour Players (Toronto) w/ The Unquiet Dead (Windsor)

Two bands we love.

Fri., Jun. 1
Garden Bowl (The Majestic Detroit) FREE SHOW
Rah Rah (Regina)
Our show review from Dec. 2010.

Fri., Jun. 1
Mickey Finn's Pub, Toledo
Buck 65
Only one of the greatest hip hop artists in Canada.

Sat., Jun. 2 and Sun., Jun. 3
Sarnia Artwalk
If you couldn't be at Rah Rah's show on Friday, you can catch them in Sarnia opening for the great Hawksley Workman (review of Hawksley at London's Home County Folk Festival last July) at a ticketed show Saturday night. And if you couldn't catch Sunparlour Players in Windsor, they play Artwalk on Sunday. The Canadian indie talent at Artwalk also includes The Lake Effect, Evening Hymns and more.

Sun., Jun. 3
Small's, Hamtramck
The Real McKenzies

Celtic punk comes to Poletown.