Tonight’s Concert Picks: Six Organs of Admittance at Johnny Brenda’s, XPN Welcomes Dar Williams to Tin Angel, Pink Martini at Keswick

Experimental neo-folk guitarist Ben Chasny, better known by the stage moniker Six Organs of Admittance, is playing tonight at Johnny Brenda’s. Chasny, who is also part of Comets on Fire and Rangda, dropped Ascent in August, which has been received as being an especially psychedelic and heavily gnostic release. The 21+ show tonight starts at 9:15; tickets and information can be found on our concert calendar here. Stream “Wasawasa,” the shredding first track from Ascent, here.

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Listen to “One Thousand Birds,” a new song from Six Organs of Admittance (playing Johnny Brenda’s in December)

Rumbling space-folk outfit Six Organs of Admittance released its latest record, Ascent, on Drag City Records last month. The project of songwriter Ben Chasny and a rotating cast of collaborators, Six Organs hits the road as a full band this full, coming to Philadelphia to play Johnny Brenda‘s on December 2. Tickets go on sale soon, check the venue’s website for more information. Below, listen to “One Thousand Birds,” a roaring new cut from Ascent.