Every weekday, we bring you great music from artists playing in the metropolitan area. Listen to the song, and if you like what you hear, click the show link to see ticket information.
This 15-member jazz outfit led by bassist Russ Flynn performs at the Douglass Street Music Collective tonight. Download a live excerpt from their orderly yet chaotic tune "Boreas."
The Nigerian-German R&B songstress plays the Highline Ballroom tonight. Download her soulful track "The Uncomfortable Truth."
The captivating folk duo stop in at the Living Room tonight. Download their elegiac, lovely track "Palm Tree."
The smooth Brazilian crooner released a new album this week, and Friday he plays Terminal 5. Download his slinky version of the Roy Ayers' tune "Everybody Loves the Sunshine."
This Nigerien group will be bring their brand of "Nomad blues" to the Lincoln Center Out of Doors concert this Sunday. Download their spare, gently rhythmic track "Aitimani."
The Italian pop star performs at Central Park's SummerStage this Saturday. Download his fiery jam "Adagio (Con Il Ritmo Nel Cuore)."
The Southern rock and roller brings his rockabilly sound to Mercury Lounge tonight. Download his rumbling, rebellious track "Atheist Funeral."
The bluesy, folky singer and guitarist plays Southpaw tonight. Download her sweet, gospel-tinged tune "Scorpio."
The formidable Malian guitarist plays at the MetroTech commons as part of BAM's Rhythm & Blues Festival. Download a live version of his tune "Diaraby Magni."
The North Carolina-bred, Brooklyn-based hip-hop outfit have a new album out today, and they'll be performing tonight at S.O.B.'s. Download their '90s-influenced jam "Ya Time's Up."
The legendary Puerto Rican group bring their vivacious sound to Robert F. Wagner, Jr. Park as part of the River To River Festival. Download their high-energy track "Julieta."
The inventive, groove-centered D.I.Y. ensemble play Barbes tonight. Download their funk-inflected track "Space Kitty."
The newest talent to emerge from the musical families of Wainwright and Roche performs at Joe's Pub tonight. Download her sweet tune "Chicago."
The alternative hip-hop group is back with a new album, and they'll be performing tonight at B.B. King Blues Club. Download their rousing track "Bloody."
The punky, electro-Latin band play S.O.B.'s tonight. Download their electrifying track "Fuego."
The indie pop-rock outfit play aboard the Half Moon as part of the Rocks Off Concert Cruise series tonight. Download their darling new track "Summer."
This ensemble dedicated to championing the music of the late jazz composer Steve Lacy performs at Douglass Street Music Collective tonight. Download their take on the Lacy tune "As Usual."
The seasoned guitarist and former member of the Sun City Girls performs at Zebulon tonight. Download his track "Strum and a Gallop" -- a Music Hub exclusive.
The inventive and political MC headlines the Hard NYC show Saturday at the South Island Field at Governors Island. Download her industrialized track "Steppin' Up."
The veteran pianist celebrates the release of her new live album this weekend with multiple shows at the Iridium. Download her exuberant track "LWB'S House."