Rock and post-punk bands coming to the Shakedown

Helms Alee is an American rock band that formed in 2007 and is signed to Hydra Head Records. Based in Seattle, Helms Alee features former members of Harkonen, Roy, and Lozen, namely Ben Verellen, Dana James and Hozoji Matheson-Margullis.

Helms Alee is joined by Grenades, a post-hardcore, post-punk band from Seattle that formed in late 2009, at 9 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 18, at the Shakedown, 1212 N. State St.

Cover is $7. Doors open 8 p.m.