Ever since his wonderful debut, Animal Magic, DJ and producer Simon Green has been one of Britain’s foremost publishers of mesmerizingly twinkling electronics, effortlessly whisking together drums and keyboards to create a seemingly endless instrumental swirl that occasionally becomes a home for some lucky guest vocalist. His new album, The Northern Borders is more of the same, thankfully, filled with clever little dioramas built atop the bones of trip-hop, from riffs so natural you’re almost surprised he didn’t come up with them years ago.

Fri., April 12, 7 p.m., 2013

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