Currently on a roll with movie and television song placements — including “So Long Johnny” in Friday's (Oct. 31) episode of the Starz network’s “Crash” — The Go will play a release party, also Friday, for its new Halloween CD, “Howl on the Haunted Beat You Ride.” The show starts at 8 p.m. at the Magic Stick, 4120 Woodward Ave., Detroit, and also features performances by the Haunted Beat Band, the Magic Shop (of Horrors), Infinity People and Druid Perfume. Tickets are $10. Call (313) 833-9700 or visit www. majesticdetroit.com.
Inhail, Lay of the Cid, Jonny Rumble and Calling Marvin will give Halloween a loud send-off Friday (Oct. 31) at the Magic Bag, 22920 Woodward Ave., Detroit. Doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets are $7. Call (248) 544-3030 or visit www. themagicbag.com.
JoCaine blasts away your Halloween hangover with some country-rock on Saturday (Nov. 1) at Callahan’s Neighborhood Bar & Grill, 2105 South Blvd., Auburn Hills. Tickets are $10. Call (248) 858-9508 or visit www.atcallahans.com.
The Phil Hale Trio featuring Sheila Hale plays at this weekend’s edition of Soul Jazz Sunday (Nov. 2) at the Cadieux Cafe, 4300 Cadieux Road, Detroit. The music starts about 9:30 p.m. Admission is free. Call (313) 882-8560 or visit www.myspace.com/souljazzsunday.