(Old Town School of Folk Music)
Singer-songwriter Henry, whose album “The Gospel According to Water” was released in November, is one of the rare artists who’s achieved the grace and gravitas to make a solo show as exciting as an arena event.
No idea how the lavish production of her acclaimed album “Scenery” will translate to the stage; but the pure, gorgeous R&B tunes surely will.
February 14 & 15
Kindred the Family Soul
Singer-songwriters Aja Graydon and Fatin Dantzler are both throwbacks to golden seventies R&B sonics and thrilling genre-blending trailblazers.
February 7 & 8
The indefatigable Canadian indie-rock trio with the gorgeously feral sound tour their long-awaited new album, “Thin Mind.”
The pop trio (comprising siblings Sydney, Graham and Noah Sierota) tours its irresistibly tech-heavy, eighties-inflected album, “Lonely Generation.”
Robert Rodi is an author, spoken-word performer and musician who has served as Newcity’s Music Editor since 2014. He’s written more than a dozen books, including the travel memoir “Seven Seasons In Siena.” His jazz quintet recently completed a two-year residency at Uncommon Ground, and he regularly hosts a jazz singers’ jam at Lizard’s Liquid Lounge. His literary and music criticism has appeared in the Los Angeles Times, the Chicago Tribune, Salon, The Huffington Post and many other national and regional publications.