Almost certainly the only singer to have appeared on records by both Jason Mraz and Bright Eyes, New York-based Yamagata hits City Winery (with her pal Mike Viola) for a pair of sold-out shows in support of Chesapeake, the new album she put out in October. It’s thoughtful, handsome stuffand perfect for folks who thought Feist’s latest was too arty.
Wed., Dec. 21, 8 p.m.; Thu., Dec. 22, 8 p.m., 2011
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