Earlier this year, alt-folk songstress Anaïs Mitchell played a covetable opening slot at Radio City Music Hall for Bon Iver. She has a close relationship with the lo-fi, folkish band over the years and has collaborated with their frontman Justin Vernon on a few songs in the past. But it's on her own dusky, moody, confessional songs, especially those on her latest Young Man in America—the songs she's performing tonight—where she shines brightest.
Mon., Dec. 3, 9 p.m., 2012
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