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 Nigerian funk heavyweight and son of Afropop legend Fela Kuti performs at Damrosch Park at Lincoln Center. Download his groove-filled yet mournful track "Eh Oh."
The iconic hip-hop group close out this year's Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival with an outdoor show Saturday at Brooklyn Bridge Park and Tobacco Warehouse. Download their anthemic track "Big Mouf."
The lo-fi singer-songwriter performs Friday night at Le Poisson Rouge. Download his stark tune "I Know I Got Religion."
The Brooklyn electro-rockers play a free show at the South Street Seaport Friday night. Download the foreboding remix of their track "Ultimate Satisfaction."
The British indie pop band play Mercury Lounge tonight on the heels of releasing their debut album Beachcomber's Windowsill. Download their charming track "Zorbing."
The indie rock quartet plays Death By Audio tonight. Download their upbeat track "Creep Academy."
The veteran turntablist and member of the Beat Junkies Crew performs tonight at the Music Hall of Williamsburg as part of the Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival. Download the crack Beat Junkies track "Sick Days."
The alternative dance band perform for free at the Stuyvesant Town Oval tonight. Download their fun, gently pulsing track "Stay Close."
The Spanish indie electronic artist performs at SummerStage as part of the Latin American Music Conference. Download his playful track "Palmitos Park."
The funk-infused jazz-rock quartet play Bowery Ballroom tonight. Download their charming track "Dory's Day Out" -- a Music Hub exclusive.
The Dead Sparrows drummer shows of his solo songwriting chops tonight at the National Underground. Download his folky, moody track "Numbers Man."
The guitar wizard performs with his free jazz-rock outfit tonight at Le Poisson Rouge. Download the trio's fiery track "Floored."
The hypnotic Chilean rapper kicks off the Latin American Music Conference tonight with a free show at the Apple Store in Soho. Download her mellow track "1977."
The ubertalented up-and-coming trumpeter stops in at Blue Note tonight. Download his rich, cool tune "Merry Go Round."
The indie pop chanteuse performs at Knitting Factory tonight. Download her synthy, sinister tune "Bad City."
The hard-hitting art rock quintet play Bruar Falls tonight. Download their roaring track "July."
The indie electronic duo perform at the Whitney Museum Friday. Download their elegant, tribal remix of "Can't Feel Nothing."
The local psychedelic trio play Red Hook Bait and Tackle Friday. Download their clamorous track "Tri-State Area Blues."
The post-punk trio play Don Pedro Saturday. Download their track "Total Loss."
The Columbian folk outfit from L.A. roll into town tonight for a show at Barbes. Download their jovial track "La Abeja."