It's Tuesday, which means it must be time for some concert announcements. Here we go!
You may have already heard THIS particular news, but on March 26, Rakim
will make a stop at Mr. Smalls
with Dead Prez
, which sounds pretty sweet. Tickets are $25 and on sale now.
On May 2, at the very same venue, local D&D metalheads Dethlehem
(a favorite of our former editor, Chris Potter
), will be playing their album "Destroyers of the Realm" in its entirety. They'll be joined by Greywalker
and Spike The Tomb
($10-12, on sale now).
Also coming to Mr. Smalls: The Early November
, in late May ... the 27th to be exact ($17-20, on sale Friday); and Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
, May 30 ($16-18, on sale Friday),
On June 17, the indie band with the indie-est name ever, Twin Peaks
, comes to Brillobox
($8-10, on sale now).
At Club Cafe: British alt-rock band World Party
on May 20 ($22, on sale Friday); Joe Firstman
of The Cordovas with Chris Hannigan
and Nameless In August
on June 4 ($10-12, on sale now); and Lloyd Cole
on June 16 ($20-22, on sale Friday).
Just announced, just now: DJ/producer Filibusta
comes to Stage AE
on April 15 ($10-12, on sale Friday).
A few tours coming to Altar Bar
: Kill Paris
on May 13 ($22-25, on sale now); Insomnium
and The Catastrophist
on August 15 ($18-55, on sale March 24); Pianos Become the Teeth
with Lorma Prieta
on May 16 ($12-14, on sale now); Bad Suns on May 4 ($15-18, on sale Friday); Faster Pussycat
on May 3 ($25-50, on sale Friday); and Los Lonely Boys
on June 21 ($27-30, on sale Saturday)
On April 24, Casey Crescenzo
of The Dear Hunter plays Cattivo
($15, on sale now). Also at Cattivo: Seryn
on April 15 ($10, on sale now); TOPS
on April 8 ($10, on sale now); Ice Nine Kills
on May 3 ($13-15, on sale Friday); A Place to Bury Strangers
on June 20 ($27-30, on sale Saturday); and Iron Chic
on May 2 ($0...that's right, FREE!)