Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Nov. 8, 2011 — as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
• Foo Fighters at Time Warner Cable Arena
• Momentum exhibit at Ciel Gallery + Mosaic Studio
• Fishbone at Tremont Music Hall
• Personally Speaking Lecture Series, featuring Dr. Robin James at UNC Charlotte's Center City Builiding
• Taboo Tuesday Open Mic at Crown Station Pub