Gig Alert: From Valentine's Day to Fat Tuesday

That's the sound of Rain Machine, one of bands featured in our latest Gig Alert. Every day WNYC's Culture Team helps curate the city's music scene for listeners, offering daily downloads from our website from artists performing in the city that night. And on the Takeaway, WNYC digital producer Otis Hart joins us every other Friday to alert us to some upcoming gigs.

Here's a rundown of the gigs featured in this week's Gig Alert. Get more information and the daily download by visiting the culture site.

Gig 1 - Valentine's Day Artist: Rain Machine, featuring Kyp/Beard from TV on the Radio Venue: Glasslands Gallery

Gig 2 - Valentine's Day Date: Sunday, Feb. 14 Artist: Jack Rose Venue: Issue Project Room

Gig 3 - President's Day Date: Monday , Feb. 15 Artist: Royal Bangs Venue: Knitting Factory

Gig 4 - Fat Tuesday Date: Feb. 16 Artist: Sugartone Brass Band Venue: SOBs