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.
Last summer's surprise indie-reggae artist plays Mercury Lounge tonight. Download the freewheeling track "Let's Do Somethin' Else."
The jubilant, energetic pianist begins a stint at Blue Note tonight. Download her playful tune "Choux a la creme."
This trio of electronic experimentalists perform tonight at the Stone. Download the surreal spoken word track "He Can't Take You With Him."
L.A.'s lo-fi, synth-loving darlings play a free show at Other Music tonight. Download her new track "Am I Real?"
This homegrown outfit is reigniting the sound of Latin soul every Monday night in August at Barbes. Download their take on the classic R&B tune "Think."
The noise trio plays the Walter Reade Theater at Lincoln Center tonight. Download the Partytime remix of their track "Short Circuit."
The Chicago band brings its complex rock to the Knitting Factory on Friday. Download their layered, knotty track "Solid Ground."
The stunning Malian singer brings her powerful desert blues to the Shrine and to Zebulon this weekend. Download her stirring "Goumou."
These indie poppers have a new album out, and they'll take the stage at Mercury Lounge on Friday. Download their blippy charmer "Gold Skull."
The prolific garage rocker plays Cake Shop tonight. Download his tripped-out stomper "Caesar."
The groove-rooted a cappella and beatboxing ensemble perform at the International Body Music Festival and Lincoln Center tonight. Download their infectious track "Body Music 1."
The star drummer of the jazz world begins a four-night stint with his quartet at the Jazz Standard this evening. Download his powerful track "Return of the Jitney Man."
This bluesy Southern charmer performs a special solo acoustic show tonight at City Winery. Download his new track "The Sweetest Thing."
The Danish quintet open for Wild Beasts tonight at the Highline Ballroom. Download their epic pop tune "Beat Your Heartbeat."
The dulcet pop duo from Ontario perform at Mercury Lounge tonight. Download their dreamy, minimalist tune "Bonfire."
The Sierra Leonean hip-hop stars perform at the Hudson Square Wine and Music Festival tonight. Download their rambunctious party tune "Jacky Jacky."
The French pop band bring their modern take on chanson to Zebulon tonight. Download their moody, lilting track "Madrid."
The hometown new-wave-inspired trio play with Nite Jewel tonight at Mercury Lounge. Download their new track "Acid Reign."
The Cincinnati rockers roll into town tonight in support of their new EP. Download their summery tune "Amphibian."
The elegant jazz pianist stops into Dizzy's with her band for two shows tonight. Download her new tune "Whotsot."