Evan Dando’s punk-turned-pop group have never improved upon 1992’s janglerrific It’s a Shame About Ray, and credit the dude for knowing it: He’s out on the road this fall playing the album in its entirety. Won’t be the same without Juliana Hatfield on board (unless she turns up?), but “My Drug Buddy” can’t not kill.
Sun., Oct. 9, 7 p.m.; Mon., Oct. 10, 8 p.m., 2011
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on September 28, 2011