Battle of the Bands

Paying tribute to Leonard Cohen and the BeeGees

Everyone from Feist to Tom Jones has covered the disco hits of the BeeGees, but perhaps no one does those gooey soft-rock numbers better than Tragedy, three shaggy-haired men who perform frenzied, screaming, heavy-metal renditions of everything from "Stayin' Alive" to "How Deep Is Your Love." Tonight they bring their shiny costumes, dramatic eye makeup, and head-banging hilarity to the ultimate cover-band showdown Tribute Wars XX at B.B. King's, featuring Unchained (Van Halen), Theater of Pain (Mötley Crüe), and Kiss Nation (Kiss). No love for metal bands? Check out the 3 p.m. show at the Highline Ballroom with the Conspiracy of Beards, a 30-member a capella male choir devoted to the music of Leonard Cohen. At 3, Highline Ballroom, 431 West 16th Street,; at 8, B.B. King's, 237 W 42nd St.
Sat., March 22, 3 & 8 p.m., 2008