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A rich blend of quirky pop yumminess forms the basis of the dandy confections of Portland, Ore.’s Gollipops, who come by it honest. The band’s ranks include several members of ex-bands on the Teenbeat roster, including Blast Off Country Style and the lesser-known but much-heralded Sexual Milkshake. Combining a predilection for ascots with a keen desire to display their dashing musical talents, the Gollipops bring kitsch to new heights. With Tuscadero and the Dusters at 9:30 p.m. at the Black Cat, 1831 14th St. NW. $6. (202) 667-7960. (Amy Domingues)