Every weekday, we're offering free mp3s from artists playing in the metropolitan area. Download the song, and if you like what you hear, click the tickets link to see the show.
The Oakland-based band Shannon and the Clams brings a punk rock sock hop to Death By Audio on Wednesday. Download "Rip Van Winkle."
Laurie Anderson performs at River to River Festival Tuesday. Download "Flow."
The pop rock band of brothers Hanson plays Irving Plaza Monday night. Download "Tonight."
The Latin funk orchestra Grupo Fantasma plays The Bell House Saturday night. Download "Montañozo."
The '80's pop-inspired band Ice Choir plays Cameo Gallery Thursday night. Download "Teletrips."
The rock band Air Waves plays Union Pool plays Wednesday night. Download "Horse Race."
The jazz pianist Ayako Shirasaki plays Bryant Park Tuesday afternoon. Download "Far Away."
The Latin jazz musician Poncho Sanchez plays BB King Blues Club & Grill Monday night. Download "Son Son Charari."
The gospel singer Naomi Shelton performs at Plymouth Church Sunday night. Download "Am I Asking Too Much."
The trumpet player Nate Wooley performs Thursday night at Issue Project Room. Download an excerpt from "Seven Storey Mountain III."
The pop songwriter Frank Bango plays The Bell House Wednesday night. Download "Knowing You're Around."
The American roots musician Pokey Lafarge plays Bowery Ballroom Tuesday night. Download "Central Time."
The Brooklyn dance-pop group Teen Girl Scientist Monthly plays Mercury Lounge Monday night. Download "Summer Skin"
The electronic trio Cosby Sweater plays Brooklyn Bowl Friday night. Download "Hey Girl Hey."
The indie- pop band Slowdance plays Shea Stadium (Brooklyn) Thursday night. Download "Boyfriend."
The "indie-Hindi" vocalist Falu plays Highline Ballroom Wednesday night. Download "Rabba."
The bluegrass band Della Mae plays The Rock Shop Tuesday night. Download "Empire."
The psychedelic rock band Secret Colours plays Cakeshop Monday night. Download "Faust."
Singer and songwriter Laura Stevenson plays Bowery Ballroom Friday night. Download "Runner."
Chamber pop group Friend Roulette plays Mercury Lounge Thursday night. Download "Lie Part 2."