(Old Town School of Folk Music)
The iconic singer-songwriter is taking a victory lap before retiring from the road. Expect songs from her new and final album, “The Light at the End of the Line,” as well as indelible tunes from the last seven decades.
The iconic singer-songwriter released her sixteenth album, “Ocean to Ocean,” in 2021; the world being what it is, the accompanying tour had to wait until now. Count on it to prove the adage that delayed gratification is the best kind.
The famously cranky folk legend’s most recent release (2021’s “Latest Record Project, Vol. 1”) was a curious fizzle—but his matchless back catalog and magnetic stage presence will more than make up the balance.
Dan Bejar tours his latest album, “Labyrinthitis,” an alternately (and sometimes simultaneously) opulent and disorienting collection of impeccably crafted, highly polished, inscrutably addictive art-rock tunes.
Singer-songwriter-multi-instrumentalist Karen Mould has caused a stir with her project, Bitch, whose debut album, “Bitchcraft,” layers a classical sheen over an exhilarating range of vital, whip-smart pop tunes.
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,” and 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.