Part of the arty West Coast retro-soul camp centered around Stones Throw Records, Aloe Blacc hits town in support of an aptly titled new one called Good Things. Viewers of HBO’s How to Make It in America will recognize the album’s opener, “I Need a Dollar,” as the show’s theme song, but Blacc’s got more up his designer-vintage sleeve than that. With the Grand Scheme, Maya Jupiter, the Stepkids, and $mall Change.
Thu., Nov. 18, 7:30 p.m., 2010
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on November 10, 2010