Children under 12 are half price for the five upcoming Allen Toussaint shows happening at Joe's Pub. Note the noon start time.

Speaking of Joe's Pub, Melvin Van Peebles returns to the venue on January 27th with his group Laxative..."When asked why the title, Melvin replied, "Why? ...'cause they're a crew of musicians who make shit happen and get shit done. That's why!" The new show,"Yeah unhunH Sure ... The Rubber, ie. Your Behind, Meeting The Road, Do Jesus, Hand To Heaven Street Songs," will feature tunes taken from Melvin's Broadway shows, movies and recordings."

Boston's David Wax Museum, known for playing mostly house shows (maybe you heard them or watched them on NPR) are playing Joe's Pub on February 9th.

Tickets are still available for Lia Ices' February show at Joe's Pub.

Tickets are still available for the Anna Calvi show at Joe's Pub.

Tickets are still on sale for all of the Henry Rollins birthday (spoken word) shows.

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