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.
The free jazz duo teams up with cellist Okkyung Lee for a show tonight at Issue Project Room. Download an excerpt from Flaherty and Corsano's furious live jam "The Great Pine Tar Scandal."
The praised folky singer-songwriter plays Town Hall tonight. Download his gentle, seafaring track "Change of Time."
The indie pop trio headlines tonight's New Sounds concert at Merkin Hall. Download their playful track "Race You."
Rafael Anton Irisarri, the reclusive ambient composer who performs as the Sight Below, plays Union Hall tonight. Download his serene track "Fervent."
Ambient composer Matthew Cooper, who performs under the moniker Eluvium, performs tonight at Le Poisson Rouge. Download his tranquil track "The Motion Makes Me Last."
The West coast rapper heads up a hip-hop show tonight at the Highline. Download his track with the producer 9th Wonder, the swaggering "316 pt. 2."
The Brooklyn psych-rock outfit celebrate the release of their debut EP Baby Style tonight with a show at Mercury Lounge. Download their trippy track "Yellow Wings."
The inventive new music ensemble led by composer and pianist Gordon Beeferman performs at Douglass Street Music Collective tonight. Download their bold track "No Meat."
Alan Wilder, the man behind the electronic project Recoil (and former member of Depeche Mode), plays Le Poisson Rouge tonight. Download his classic track "Faith Healer."
The tight, groove-happy nine-piece outfit play Zebulon tonight. Download their new track "A Troll's Soiree."
The folk-pop singer-songwriter opens up for Leslie & the Badgers tonight at Mercury Lounge. Download his countrified tune "Dear Corinne."
The trio fronted by the inventive drummer Dan Weiss perform tonight at 55 Bar. Download their imaginative track "Always Be Closing."
The banjo visionary performs at an art show Sunday night at Vaudeville Park. Download his tripped-out track "Matter of Science."
The curious, atmospheric indie folk duo play Union Pool Friday night. Download their striking, beautiful track "Little World."
The twangy indie folk-rock quartet open up for Dr. Dog Saturday night at Terminal 5. Download "Twenty Miles," from their forthcoming album The Black Dirt Sessions.
The trombonist celebrates the release of his latest album tonight at the Jazz Gallery. Download his transcendent new track "The River."
The Ghanaian-born, New York-based rapper performs tonight at Le Poisson Rouge. Download his fiery, gospel-tinged track "Something to Believe."
The fuzzed-out guitar pop outfit play Brooklyn Bowl tonight. Download their track "Youth," from their self-titled debut out later this month.
The all-girl art pop band just released their debut album Rhizomes. Download their trippy song "Mirror Rims," then seen them tonight at Union Pool.
The charming indie pop duo play Joe's Pub tonight. Download their bittersweet track "Ooh You Hurt Me So."