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Legendary guitarist and former member of the Eagles and James Gang, Joe Walsh cranks it up on Saturday at the Pavilion. (publicity image)

ARTS Pick: Joe Walsh

Joe Walsh started his career in bars and clubs as a solo act before James Gang showcased his guitar chops on a national level with “Funk #49.” In 1975, Walsh joined the Eagles, where he helped transform the rock music scene with the release of Hotel California, his first album with the band. Walsh says […]

Frequencies VIII featuring Ships in the Night (above), Jaguardini and Bristol claims The Ante Room on Thursday. Photo: Tristan Williams

ARTS Pick: Ships in the Night

Ships in the Night is the project of Alethea Leventhal, an experimental musician who pilots her music into uncharted dark waters. Her gauzy, earnest sonic constructions transcend the dismissive label of goth and place her at the intersection of decades-old new wave and the future of music. A recent show in Germany caused the webzine […]

Sally Rose rocks harder with Swagwüf at The Ante Room on Friday. Photo: Rich Tarbell

ARTS Pick: Swagwüf

Sally Rose has all the charisma of a rock ‘n’ roll star paired with the grit and charm of an old-fashioned Southern girl. A woman of various musical incarnations, she brings attitude and solid chops to the bass in her rambunctious swamp-rock outfit, Swagwüf. The group returns after a summer tour to work on a […]