The Porcupine Tree leader has been elbowing his prog-rock elders with a trio of sharp, smart, and immaculately conceived solo albums. The most recent of these, The Raven That Refused to Sing, is based on Wilson-written short stories in the tradition of Poe. A terrific band helps make Wilson's brainy art rock sleeker than any of its more obvious influences, which include Yes, Gentle Giant, and King Crimson.
Fri., April 26, 7 p.m., 2013
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.