Johnny Flynn & the Sussex Wit+Caitlin Rose
Flynn is part of the nu folk U.K. scene that gave us Laura Marling and Mumford & Sons, though his stentorian vocals make him seem less primed for (or maybe less interested in) a pop breakthrough. Rose knows about pop breakthroughs--her mom Liz has co-written hits with Taylor Swift--but her willfully old-school sound suggests she shares Flynn's ambivalence about the big time. With James Mathe.
Sat., May 28, 8 p.m., 2011
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