My Spilt Milk picks the week's highlights, including  Lucius, Neko Case, Those Darlins, Delorean, Cajun rock from Feufollet and Sweet Crude,a fashion show hosted by the Krewe of Chewbacchus, and a release party at Gasa Gasa.

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Lucius

Friday: Feufollet, Sweet Crude, 10 p.m., Tipitina’s: Tip's hosts a night of Cajun French rock n' roll starting with local indie favorites, Sweet Crude, followed by the Lafayette-based, Cajun/Americana band, Feufollet (tickets); Also on Friday: Cheap Time, Heavy Lids, Planchettes, King Louis’ One Man Band, 10 p.m., Siberia (tickets) Peaches, Vice Cooler, DJ set by Miss Pussycat and Quintron, 10 p.m., One Eyed Jacks (tickets); Flow Tribe, Daria and The Hip Drops, 10 p.m., Gasa Gasa (tickets); Mary Gauthier, Gretchen Peters, 9 p.m., Chickie Wah Wah

Saturday: Lucius, You Won’t, 9 p.m., Gasa Gasa: Lucius took the indie-pop scene by storm with its eclectic first album, Wildewoman, which packs dance tracks, sentimental love songs, and spunky sing-a-longs into one irresistable record (tickets); Also on Saturday: The Front Bottoms, You Blew It!, Donovan Wolfington, 10 p.m., One Eyed Jacks (tickets); Papa’s Anniversary Show feat. John “Papa” Gros, Brian Stoltz and more, 10 p.m., Tipitina’s (tickets); Meschiya Lake, Alexandra Scott, Lee Walker, 6 p.m., Siberia; The Seymores, Lovey Dovies, Secret Passages, 10 p.m., Circle Bar; Taylor Made, Future Leaders of the World, Nick Ray, 9 p.m., The Howlin’ Wolf’s Den (tickets)

Monday: Neko Case, Thao and the Get Down Stay Down, 9 p.m., Civic Theatre: On her, Grammy-nominated solo album, The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You, Case's musical sensibility grows closer to the smart pop of Canadian indie super-ground The New Pornographers, but with more emotional clarity and intensity.;(tickets).

Wednesday: Those Darlins, Bully, 8 p.m., Gasa Gasa: Having experimented with alt-country and garage rock, Those Darlins take on a more classic rock n' roll sound with their latest record, Blur the Line (tickets).


Thursday: Delorean, Until the Ribbon Breaks, 7 p.m., One Eyed Jacks: The alt-dance band, appropriately named after the famous time machine from the Back To The Future series, mixes spacey indie-pop with new age electronic music. Thursday they play an early show at Jacks (tickets); Also on Thursday: Jake Bugg, 9 p.m., Civic Theatre (tickets); Royal Teeth, Chappo, Luxley, 10 p.m., Tipitina’s (tickets)


Other Stuff:

Part fashion show, part costume contest, part talent competition, The Intergalactic Krewe of Chewbacchus hosts the 4th Annual Set Your Phasers to Stunning Saturday, 8 p.m. at The Howlin’ Wolf with a range of prizes including PBR merchandise and a lifetime membership to the Krewe of Chewbacchus (tickets).

Gasa Gasa hosts a free Sampler Release Party featuring The Kid Carsons, Sasha Masakowski and Cliff Hines, Tuesday at 8 p.m. (tickets)