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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Mono at Johnny Brenda’s, Bob Beach at World Cafe Live, Philly Sings Philly at The Fire and more…

MONO | Photo via www.facebook.com/monoofjapan
MONO | Photo via www.facebook.com/monoofjapan

Instrumental act MONO headline Johnny Brenda’s tonight.  The Japanese post-rock band released its sixth record, For My Parents, in 2012.  Their dramatic and atmospheric sound has drawn comparisons to musical styles on both ends of the spectrum: Sonic Youth and Sigur Ros for its otherworldliness, and classical composers for its dynamics and depth.  Tickets and information for tonight’s 21+ show with Majeure can be found here.  Watch a live video of MONO performing “Pure as Snow” below.

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