No April Fool's Day jokes here. Just good shows to see this weekend. More stuff over at the RFT's main music page.
Shagy Kennedy Memorial Show @ Fubar
All details about the celebration/memorial show are at Diana Benanti's post about the Everything Went Black guitarist.
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Photos by Keegan HamiltonBudweiser: It's what American soccer fans drink to drown their sorrows.The lingering question after watching the American soccer team get robbed of a comeback victory against Slovenia earlier today has nothing to do with the offside rule or the poor eyesight of referees f ... More >>
First, the good news: Dance-funkateers NOMO -- and In Tall Buildings, the moody-songwriter offshoot from that band's Erik Hall -- are opening for Malian musician Vieux Farka Toure at the Billiken Club. Nomo will also be playing at Vintage Vinyl's record store day festivities.
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Last night at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, Coldplay delivered exactly the type of set you would want from it - and then some. That's not snark, either: For nearly two hours, the British quartet unleashed hit after hit after hit with little self-indulgence and plenty of spectacle.
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