Cibo Matto+Sxip Shirey
New York has finally caught up with Yuka Honda and Miho Hatori, whose bouncy electropop foretold an era in which foodies and bike lanes would flourish. "My bike specializes in the nitty-gritty," they rapped presciently in "Sci-Fi Wasabi." After a decade-long separation, the duo reunited with co-conspirator Sean Lennon this spring for a Tohoku earthquake benefit. Sxip Shirey repurposes common and uncommon objects to musical ends.
Tue., July 12, 9 p.m., 2011
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