The Mars Volta’s live album Scab Dates comes out November 8. [Billboard]

Play Live Music Blog Sudoku with my Flickr photos. Honestly, the possibilities are endless here…[Lifehacker]

Los Lobos will perform Kiko in its entirety at four shows this December. Good stuff. [liveDaily]

NPR’s next live concert series performer is Son Volt; the show goes on this Friday night at ~10:00 p.m. EST. Next week, it’ll be Death Cab for Cutie. They’re playing Monday night (October 24) around 9:45 p.m. EST. This band is nothing but spotlight right now. I guess that’s what happens when you join a major. [NPR]

Join the party on Dave Matthew’s Band Secret Island Cruise. [JamBase]