Jaguar Wright & Gerald Veasley perform the music of Nina Simone tonight at the Ardmore Music Hall. Wrapping up the Philadelphia Jazz Festival, this Unscripted Jazz Series show unites two renowned soul artists to celebrate the life and legacy of Ms. Simone. The show is 21+, and more information/tickets can be found on the XPN Concert Calendar.
Boot & Saddle houses fusion artist Arto Lindsay. Known for his contributions to DNA and No Waves, he developed a love for Brazilian and American pop, combining the two for a fantastic sound. The gig is 21+, and more information can be found on the XPN Concert Calendar.
Get Better Fest 4 wraps up at PhilaMOCA tonight with a highlighted performance from Amanda X. The band’s post-punk shredding is complemented with sets from Thin Lips, Katie Ellen, and more to support The Trans Assistance Project, Youth Emergency Services, and Women Against Abuse. The show is all ages, and more information can be found on the XPN Concert Calendar.
The Revolution at TLA (AA, $35)
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