Sophomore Thump: On Burn It Down, Charles Walker and The Dynamites give more boom for the buck. (Playing Friday, 11th at Mercy Lounge.)
Stayin' in the Game: Wick-It stays off his laurels and keeps it fresh with two new records. (Playing Saturday, 13th at The End.)
Fade to Pre-Black: How Metallica called a do-over. (Playing Monday, 14th at the Sommet Center.)
Country and Eastern: Chinese pianist Lang Lang, Americana artists open Symphony season.