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 ubiquitous drummer steps out tonight as a solo artist. Download her mellow post-bop track "Intermission."
These chamber-music-minded indie rockers will be appearing with Shara Worden tonight at the Bell House. Download their mellifluous track "Red Seas."
This French-born, California-based pop charmer will be taking the stage at Santos Party House tonight. Download his infectious track "Take Back The Instant."
The acoustic guitarist and Italian trumpeter team up for a show tonight at the Italian Academy at Columbia University. Download their intimate track "Chiaroscuro."
On their most recent album, the usually cheerful indie pop quartet reveals a moodier personality. Download their summery yet blue track "Get Going," then see them tonight at Music Hall of Williamsburg.
After a three-year break, England's Field Music returned with a new double album this year, and now they're on tour. Download their strut-worthy track "Each Time Is A New Time," then see them tonight at Bowery Ballroom.
This experimental composer and performer will be appearing in a showcase for the Porter Records label tonight at Issue Project Room. Download his ominous original piece "Act 1."
This lo-fi indie pop/rock trio from Nebraska has a fuzz-loving sound and a quirky history. Download their charmingly shambolic track "Stay," then see them tonight at Bruar Falls.
This indie rock group, led by one of the members of the Shins, will be appearing at the Bowery Ballroom tonight. Download their warm track "The Ruminant Band."
This electro-indie pop mastermind will be playing Union Hall tonight, fresh from her appearance at SXSW. Download her psychedelic dance tune "Mindwarp."
These wild Southern garage rockers will be playing at Maxwell's on Sunday night. Download their manic track "Short Fuse."
This celebrated singer-songwriter will take the stage Friday night at 92YTribeca. Download her rich, country-folk track "Mexico City."
This prolific Brooklyn rock quartet will be playing Friday night at Maxwell's. Download their entrancing track "I Will Haunt You."
Tonight composer and saxophonist Dan Pratt celebrates the upcoming release of his quartet's new album Toe the Line with a performance at Korzo. Download the live version of his rascally original tune "Uncle Underpants."
This rambunctious indie rock trio will be playing a free show tonight at Bruar Falls. Download their rollicking new track "Knuckle Sandwich."
The renowned jazz drummer teams up with pianist Jason Moran and saxophonist Greg Osby for a stint at the Village Vanguard this week. Download Motian's powerful new track "Cathedral Song."
Percussionist Jim Black and his Balkan-inspired group Pachora take the stage tonight at Rose Live Music. Download Pachora's graceful track "Drifting."
This Brooklyn bluegrass collective will be playing the St. Patrick's Day City Reliquary Benefit at the Knitting Factory tonight. Download their enchanting tune "Faceless Weaver."
This veteran drummer and jazz powerhouse will be marking his 85th birthday with five nights of musical celebration that will kick off tonight at Blue Note. Download his classic track "Brown Skin Girl."
This Belgian dance duo will be playing Santos Party House tonight with Blondes. Download their remix of the Lindstrom & Christabelle track "Baby I Can't Stop."