On this tour, alternative-era icons Throwing Muses are celebrating three decades of stunning quasi-bummer songs about losing your mind. The on-again, off-again group also recently released a new compilation, imaginatively titled Anthology, which contains rare gems alongside classic songs like Vickys Box and Bright Yellow Gun. And though their lineup has changed a bit in its dormancythe group has now become a trio, as founding singer-guitarist Tanya Donelly has not re-joined for the occasional reunion showsfrontwoman Kristin Hersh is still capable of leading the group through captivating sets, as she did when she came to Brooklyn two years ago.
Sun., Oct. 16, 9 p.m., 2011
Get the ICYMI: Today's Top Stories Newsletter Our daily newsletter delivers quick clicks to keep you in the know
Catch up on the day's news and stay informed with our daily digest of the most popular news, music, food and arts stories in New York, delivered to your inbox.