Here are the 10 best concerts this weekend, in no particular order.
Here are the 10 best concerts in the city this week, in no particular order.
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New York City saxophone pioneer Jon Irabagon -- award-winning composer, group leader and sideman -- is lounging around on the grimy, sticky couches at West Village jazz 'n' rec hangout Fat Cat, about to blow groovy horn action for swinging bop army Fat Cat Big Band. Irabagon is celebrating the fresh ... More >>
For starters, Mick Barr is not in Hella. Never was. Sure, the diminutive, scraggly-haired, baseball-capped experi-metal guitarist overlord has collabbed with the San Franisco spazz-proggers' drummer, Zach Hill, on a slew of intense and brain-scorching shredders. But those were just one-offs. ... More >>
Plus suave elegance, raw non-beauty, and other works-in-progress
Or slicing, or muscling—anything but letting up, really
Talents old and new throw stuff against the wall and see what sticks