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 banjo visionary performs at an art show Sunday night at Vaudeville Park. Download his tripped-out track "Matter of Science."
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 curious, atmospheric indie folk duo play Union Pool Friday night. Download their striking, beautiful track "Little World."
The fuzzed-out guitar pop outfit play Brooklyn Bowl tonight. Download their track "Youth," from their self-titled debut out later this month.
The Ghanaian-born, New York-based rapper performs tonight at Le Poisson Rouge. Download his fiery, gospel-tinged track "Something to Believe."
The trombonist celebrates the release of his latest album tonight at the Jazz Gallery. Download his transcendent new track "The River."
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 eclectic chamber music ensemble led by Lev "Ljova" Zhurbin play Littlefield tonight. Download their tango-influence track "Mnemosyne."
The charming indie pop duo play Joe's Pub tonight. Download their bittersweet track "Ooh You Hurt Me So."
This ambitious indie pop trio is finishing up a new album and they'll play Pianos tonight. Download "I Don't Know How to Act Here," an exclusive track from their forthcoming album Reflector.
The versatile guitarist and his string quartet begin a six-night stint at the Village Vanguard tonight. Download the live track "Cluck Old Hen."
The Norwegian singer-songwriter performs tonight at Bowery Ballroom. Download "Rubber and Soul," her sweet, folky duet with songwriter Teitur.
The Brooklyn songstress will headline a show at Union Hall Friday night. Download her beautifully melancholy track "Love More."
The much-buzzed about Brooklyn noise pop duo play Coco 66 on Friday. Download their new track "Tell 'Em."
The highly celebrated, highly versatile saxophonist is currently performing at the Iridium. Download his gorgeous, spiritual track "Intro to Africa."
The Americana-infused, Los Angeles-based sextet play Maxwell's tonight. Download their summery track "Chugjug."
The homegrown buzz band open for As Tall As Lions tonight at the Fillmore New York at Irving Plaza. Download their new track "Can't Stick Em."