Tonight’s Concert Picks: Francis Dunnery at The Tin Angel, Songs of The Band at The Keswick Theater


XPN Welcomes Francis Dunnery to The Tin Angel tonight. A staple of the Old City listening room since launching his solo career in the early 90s, the onetime singer and guitarist of 80s band It Bites is celebrating the venue’s 20th anniversary with a career-spanning set tonight. The 21+ show begins at 7:30 p.m., for more information visit the XPN Concert Calendar here. Below, watch a video of Dunnery playing “Holiday” at The Tin Angel in December of 2009.

At the Keswick Theater, a salute to the music of The Band featuring Midnight Ramble alumnus Jimmy Vivino and original Band pianist Garth Hudson will raise money for local hunger charity Philabundance, as well as the Keep It Goin’ benefit to continue the late Levon Helm’s Rambles. The concert begins at 8 p.m., more information can be found here. Below, watch for Hudson’s wicked keyboard solo as The Band plays “The Shape I’m In” from The Last Waltz.



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