Tonight’s Concert Picks: Sean Hoots at Johnny Brenda’s, Deerhoof at Union Transfer

SeanPhiladelphia and WXPN’s buddy Sean Hoots will be playing at Johnny Brenda’s tonight, celebrating the propulsion of his solo career. His show tonight will spotlight solo material to be released sometime within this year, as his website says, “2013 is ours for the taking. Join me!” For those who want to listen to Mr Hoots immediately can enjoy his solo Bandcamp where has an atmospheric / soundscape album entitled Volume 1 under the name Raise The Dead! Language, or check out Hoots & Hellmouth’s Bandcamp to peruse their many releases. Tickets and information for the 21 and over show with Water Liars and Small Houses can be found here. Below, watch Sean Hoots play his song “Off to Sea I Go”.

Join Deerhoof tonight at Union Transfer to help them bring the noise and enjoy tracks off their eleventh studio album, Breakup Song. Their newest album has an immense groove factor, along with the quirky styling of the songs and at time grungy instrumentation. Their show tonight will be the last of consistent tour dates, but the group will then be playing two dates in May, as well as one more June show in London. Tickets and information for the all ages show with Danielson Famile and People Get Ready can be found here. Below, check out Deerhoof’s music video for “We Do Parties” off their new album Breakup Song.