Charlotte Gainsbourg: Singer-songwriter Charlotte Gainsbourg is performing live tonight with Fantasy Square Garden at the TLA. A daughter to actors, Gainsbourg has not only made her imprint on the film scene, but her music has also caught the ear of musician, Beck, who produced her latest album. Her sound is a mix of electronic pop with a French flare. Fantasy Square Garden is a local group with a rock, pop and psychedelic sound. If you’re in the mood for something different tonight, check out these two interesting acts. Theatre of Living Arts, 334 South Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19147, +21, $24-$28, 9 p.m.
Half Way to Jersey Shore: Blow-outs, tanning salons and guidos – we’re talking about the MTV’s latest show, Jersey Shore. Ronnie and Sammi “Sweetheart” will grace Philly with their presence as they play host at McFadden’sJersey Shore party tonight. Drink specials include $3 Bud Lights and $5 vodka drinks. Be sure to pick up all of the giveaways such as hair gel, Jersey Shore T-shirts, gym memberships and, of course, tanning memberships. One lucky partier will receive a Jersey Shore trip for four people this Memorial weekend. If you miss all the action at 8 p.m., head to the after-party at club O.N.E. in Rittenhouse.McFadden’s Saloon, 461 North 3rd Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19123, +21, $5, 8 p.m.
Blake Lewis: Calling all American Idol fans -- your favorite runner-up, Blake Lewis is live at Dusk in Atlantic City tonight. The singer-songwriter and occasional beatboxer just released his second album and is ready to let A.C. know what he’s been up to since Idol. With a dance, electropop sound Lewis will hit the stage for an exclusive performance to all club-goers. Party tonight and all weekend long in Atlantic City with your friends. Dusk, 2100 Pacific Avenue, Atlantic City, Nj. 08401, +21, Free, 10 p.m.