Tonight! D. Rider, Jon Hardy and the Public, Rise and Fall + MP3 Madness
Enough to do this weekend for ya? Goodness...
Who: The new band founded by Todd Rittmann of post-rock pioneers U.S. Maple. Think brain-bending percussion, diffracted found sounds and sinewy guitars.
Where: Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center
With: The Conformists
RIYL: Cheer-Accident, Bowie's weirdest moments, experimental jazz-rock-skronk hybrids
MP3: D. Rider, "Touchy"
Jon Hardy and the Public
Who: Local Springsteen/Elvis Costello/Spoon/Randy Newman hybrid
Where: The Firebird
With: Sleepy Kitty, Murder City Players
RIYL: See above
Rise And Fall
Who: A well-respected hardcore band from Belgium signed to Boston label Deathwish, Inc.
With: Harm's Way, Creatures, Everything Went Black, Expire
RIYL: Converge, Neurosis, Black Flag
MP3: Rise and Fall, "The Void"