Mission of Burma
Next year might mark the 30th anniversary these storied post-punk troubadours called it quits, but, on a more positive note, this year marks a decade since they decided to re-form. Sparked on by the interest surrounding them upon the release of music journalist Michael Azerrad’s Our Band Could Be Your Life book, the group, who has inspired artists ranging from R.E.M. to Moby with songs like “That’s When I Reach for My Revolver” and “Academy Fight Song,” has remained in top form in the years since. With EULA and the Static Jacks.
Thu., Jan. 19, 9 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.