80s British power pop sensation (and former Squeeze frontman) Glenn Tilbrook is playing at World Cafe Live tonight. Tilbrook has been touring the UK and U.S. in support of his upcoming solo release, expected to be out later this year. Find more information and tickets for tonight’s all ages event here. Watch as Tilbrook and his crew arrive to the states in his 2013 tour video below, and prepare for the show by listening to Tilbrook’s 2001 acoustic version of “Tempted” below.
Don’t miss the Funky Blues Finale tonight at The TLA. Starting off the evening right, David Dye is hosting a toe-tapping, hip-swaying dance party followed by an hour set of blues spun by “Blues Master Jonny Meister.” Finishing out the evening with a harmonica performance is blues legend Mr. James Cotton from Tunica, Mississippi. Check out all the details and RSVP for tonight’s free show here. Listen below to Cotton’s fast-paced dance party single “How Long Can A Fool Go Wrong.”
See experimental rock outfit mewithoutYou tonight at Musikfest Cafe. The lyrically narrative group released Other Stories (an expanded, b-side version of their 2012 album Ten Stories) earlier this summer; it’s available for a name your own price download here. Find more information and tickets for tonight’s show in the Fowler Blast Furnace Room here. Listen to the b-side “Julian The Onion” below.
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