What’s Happening This Week? October 8, 2012

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The 2012 USAFL National Tournament happens in Mason, OH this weekend

The Universal Thump plays their second show of a residency in New York City tonight. Make sure to check it out!

The Stanleys play a couple of more gigs this week in their return to the States. They hit Chicago tonight, Madison on Tuesday, Chicago again on Wednesday, Mishawaka, IN on Thursday, Ft. Wayne, IN on Friday and Pittsburgh on Sunday.

Gotye and Jonti finish up their American tour this week in Orlando tonight, New Orleans on Wednesday, Woodlands, TX on Thursday and the final show in Grand Prairie, TX on Friday where Gotye reunites with Kimbra.

Singer Xavier Rudd embarks on a tour across the country in Seattle on Tuesday and goes through Portland on Wednesday, San Diego on Friday and Saturday and San Francisco on Sunday.

Kate Miller-Heidke opens for Ben Folds Five in Port Chester, NY on Tuesday and in Boston on Saturday.

You have the opportunity to attend seminars on the state of the Australian financial market if on Tuesday if you’re in Washington D.C. and Wednesday if you live in New York.

Social anthropologist Gabrielle Fitzgerald speaks at the Australian Women in New York Coffee Morning on Wednesday morning.

Aussie singer/songwriter Nikki Kummerow plays Manhattan on Wednesday.

The Jezabels continue their takeover of the United States on Wednesday in Salt Lake City, Thursday in Denver, Saturday in Madison and Sunday in Chicago.

Aussie duo Big Scary play San Francisco on Wednesday and Seattle on Sunday.

The American Australian Association’s October Reception happens on Thursday in New York City.

Twerps make their return to the States too, playing New York on Friday night with fellow countrymen Scott and Charlene’s Wedding.

The Temper Trap, who seem to be growing in popularity every minute, hit Manhattan on Friday, Silver Spring, MD on Saturday and Philadelphia on Sunday.

There’s another event at Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH on Friday celebrating the Aboriginal exhibit currently being showcased there.

Finally, the USAFL has its National Tournament this weekend in Mason, OH. 35 teams will play over Saturday and Sunday and there will be Aussie food available for all.

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