Mark Lanegan Band
All musicians aspire to create a mood with just a few notes, but few have succeeded quite like Mark Lanegan. Ever since his days with pre-grunge firebrands Screaming Trees (“Nearly Lost You”), his craggily voice need only hum and all the music around it seems shrouded in some dusky veil. Multiply that effect and you get some approximation of the pensive, singer-songwriter rock he creates in his own name, most recently on February’s excellent Blues Funeral. Now just imagine his stage persona.
Thu., May 10, 7 p.m., 2012
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you'll never miss Village Voice's biggest stories.