ARTS Pick: May the Fourth Be With You

Vocalist Brianna Litman powers the hard rock group The Vailix. Publicity photo Vocalist Brianna Litman powers the hard rock group The Vailix. Publicity photo

Since it exploded into theaters in 1977, Star Wars has left a crater-like impact on pop culture. And since 2011, May 4 has been the unofficial day that superfans dust off their lightsabers, pull on their stormtrooper helmets and celebrate the popular franchise. At May the Fourth Be With You: A Celebration of the Music of Sci-Fi, local bands The Vailix, Iku, Book of Wyrms, Dark Matter, The Chuggernauts, DJ Wülf Boi, Personal Bandana and others memorialize their heroes from another galaxy and perform everything from hip-hop beats to saxophone solos.

Thursday, May 4 $5-8, 8:30pm. The Ante Room, 219 W. Water St. 284-8561.

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