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Posted on Thu, Dec 13, 2012 : 5:01 a.m.

Officer Friendly is one cop you'll be happy to see; LCD Soundsystem will 'Shut Up and Play the Hits'

By Ann Dwyer

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See the LCD Soundsystem documentary "Shut Up and Play the Hits" at the Michigan Theater. 7 p.m. The film follows frontman James Murphy over a 48-hour period, from the day of the band's final gig at Madison Square Garden to the morning after the show. The film also features intermittent segments from an extended interview between Murphy and pop culture writer Chuck Klosterman. $10 general admission /$8 for students and seniors. Proceeds benefit 826michigan’s free programs. To purchase advance tickets, visit 603 E. Liberty St., Ann Arbor. 734-668-8397. Read more here.


See the local premiere of the 2012 Sundance-winning documentary "Indie Game: The Movie" at the Ann Arbor District Library main branch. 7-8:45 p.m. This documentary profiles the underdogs of the video game industry—indie game developers—who sacrifice money, health and sanity to realize their lifelong dream to share their visions with the world. Free. 343 S. Fifth Ave., Ann Arbor.


If you considered "Cops" a comedy, then you'll definitely want to see Officer Friendly at the Clarion Hotel & Conference Center. 8 p.m. Back by popular demand, Officer Friendly will keep you laughing all night as he shares stories from 15 years on the police force. Part of the funds will benefit Rose's Good Company. $25. Find out more by calling 734-686-4143. 2900 Jackson Road, Ann Arbor.


See Mark Hershberger and the Global Jazz Project with special guests Gayelynn McKinney and Dave Sharp at the Kerrytown Concert House for the CD release of "Mother Nature Jazz Inside and Out." 8 p.m. GJP presents traditional to avant-garde jazz infused with world music concepts, offering global jazz with free and experimental creative dimensions. $25 Assigned rows 1-2, $15 Assigned rows 3-5. $10 General admission. $5 Student. 415 N. 4th Ave., Ann Arbor. 734-769-2999.


Blue Marker

Thu, Dec 13, 2012 : 12:43 p.m.

"Daft Punk is playing at my house, yeah my house" Goodbye to LCDS, you'll be missed.