Czech singer instrumentalist Markéta Irglová of The Swell Season brings her graceful, piano-driven ballads to Joe's Pub on Wednesday night. Download the wistful single "Go Back" from her recent solo debut.
Chicago jazz crooner Sanchal Vasandani kicks off a three-night residency at the Jazz Standard. Download the velvet-voiced singer's tune "Summer No School."
New-music string quartet Brooklyn Rider plays with Bruce Levingston and Lisa Bielawa at Le Poisson Rouge as part of the Premiere Commission 10th anniversary concert on Monday night. Download "Seven Steps," the title song from the eclectic quartet's forthcoming album.
San Francisco jam band Tea Leaf Green performs with Ha Ha Tonka on Friday night. Download the band's country-tinged single "Honey Bee."
Sacramento indie-pop outfit Sea of Bees plays Pianos on Thursday night. Download the group's fuzzy rock-tinged tune "Marmalade."
Austin singer songwriter Bill Callahan performs in the American Songbook series at Jazz at Lincoln Center on Wednesday night. Download the enigmatic musician's "Baby Breath."
Respected jazz pianist Fred Hersch begins a week-long residency at the Village Vanguard on Tuesday night. Download his dazzling song "Whirl."
San Francisco-based singer songwriter Mirah performs at Glasslands Gallery on Monday. Download her samba-styled "Country of the Future" here.
Seattle composer-performer Jherek Bischoff opens the 2nd Annual Ecstatic Music Festival at Merkin Concert Hall on Saturday night. Download his quirky instrumental "Secret of the Machines."
Alt-rocker Thurston Moore performs at Jazz At Lincoln Center on Thursday night as part of the American Songbook series. Download the Sonic Youth frontman's new acoustic single "Circulation."
Veteran roots singer-songwriter Joe Henry performs with Marc Ribot at the City Winery on Wednesday night. Download his bluesy single "Odetta."
Brooklyn folk-rock band The Loom performs with Dry The River at Mercury Lounge on Tuesday night. Download the whispery-raucous single "For The Hooves That Gallop, And The Heels That March."
Brooklyn synthpop duo New Look performs with Creep at Cake Shop on Monday night. Download the song "Nap On The Bow."
Chinese-American composer and conductor Huang Ruo performs with Min Xiao-Fen, Chen Xing-Ruo and Shen Ye and the Future In Reverse Ensemble at The Greene Space on Friday night. Download his vivid piece "Written On The Wind."
Indie classical guitar outfit Threefifty Duo performs with Dither, Andrew McKenna Lee and Twi the Humble Feather at Le Poisson Rouge on Thursday night. Download the Brooklyn act's rock-tinged single "Circles" here.
Brooklyn bluegrass-klezmer master Andy Statman performs at Le Poisson Rouge on Wednesday night. Download his new single "Bourbon In Jackson Hole" here.
Brooklyn-based Mexican roots band Jarana Beat brings its fusion music to Drom on Tuesday night. Download its new song “¡Echapalante!."
Indie R&B singer-songwriter Emily King performs at Mercury Lounge on Monday night. Download her soulful single "No More Room."
Afro-Cuban jazz master Chucho Valdés performs with Spanish chanteuse Buika at Carnegie Hall on Saturday night. Download his stirring piece "Yansá."
Roots rock vet Jonathan Wilson performs at Mercury Lounge on Thursday night. Download his hazy lead single "Desert Raven."