Tonight’s Concert Picks: John Wesley Harding’s Cabinet of Wonders at 215 Festival, Freelance Whales at Union Transfer, Spirit Family Reunion at The Abbey and more

The fantastic spectacle that is John Wesley Harding’s Cabinet of Wonders hits Underground Arts tonight in conjunction with the 215 Festival.  Bringing in special guests Dean and Britta, Elizabeth & The Catapult, Doogie Horner, Paul Muldoon, Alec Ounsworth, Carla Rhodes and The Spinto Band, the Cabinet is sure to entertain with its quirky, vaudevillian mix of comedy, music and storytelling.  Tickets are $15 here for the 21+ show; doors will open at 9:00 p.m.  Watch a promo video for the Cabinet of Wonders below.

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XPN Welcomes Fountains Of Wayne at Union Transfer, John Wesley Harding at Tin Angel, Rodrigo y Gabriela at Tower Theatre

Fountains Of Wayne performs with James Iha at 8:30 p.m. at Union Transfer; tickets to the all ages show are $27.50-$30)

John Wesley Harding performs with Megan Reilly at 7:30 p.m. at Tin Angel; tickets to the 21+ show are $18.

Rodrigo y Gabriela performs with C.U.B.A. and Brett Dennen at 8 p.m. at Tower Theatre; tickets to the all-ages show are $35-$49.50.


Photo Recap: Fountains Of Wayne records a session for an upcoming World Cafe episode with David Dye

Prior to last night’s performance at World Cafe Live, Fountains Of Wayne set up on stage to record a World Cafe session in front of a small audience of WXPN Special Producers. A broadcast date has not been set yet, but we’ll keep you posted on when their World Cafe performance and interview with David Dye will be scheduled. Below, check out some photos of the recording session taken by John Bartol.