FRIDAY AUGUST 12 @ THE PINCH Bands Performing: 7pm Tempercrush (facebook.com/Tempercrush-187217788304965) 8pm A Shrewdness of Apes (facebook.com/ashrewdnessofapesmusic) 9pm The Danbees (thedanbees.com) 10pm Penny Pistolero (facebook.com/PennyPistolero) 11pm The Institution (facebook.com/thebandtheinstitution) 12am Nova Sonis (facebook.com/novasonisband) THE PINCH, 3548 14th Street NW, Washington, DC 20010, 202.722.4440, www.thepinchdc.com, $10 admission; All Ages AdmittedSave
Sounds Like: Queens of the Stone Age, Yes (official), Alice in Chains, Grizzly Bear, Tool
Label: Sound Check Studios, Scott's Addition Sound
Manager: Ian Mabley
Bio: A Shrewdness of Apes is a Rock trio originally from Richmond, Virginia. The first lineup formed in April 2013, and since then have gone through multiple changes of band members. They're style is a heavy, intricate and melodic blend ranging from influences of Queens of the Stone Age to Beirut.