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Weekly NYC Concert Recommendations for 6/22-6/28

Please don't miss Aoife O'Donnovan Tuesday night. Please.

Week 2 of the Carefusion Jazz Fest, Bang on a Can Marathon, and more!

Tuesday
Aoife O’Donnovan Band @ Rockwood Stage 1
(Folk/Rock) Electric Band featuring Ryan Scott. Stick around for Michael Daves at 10. 8PM Free

Bob Reynolds Quartet @ 55 Bar
(jazz) Amazing tenor player who currently tours in John Mayer’s band. Feat. Oli Rockberger. 10PM. $10

Wednesday
Holy Ghost Tent Revival @ Union Hall
(punkgrass) Great, loud, banjo driven tunes with vocal harmonies and a rag time feel. 7:30 $10 adv $12 does

Punch Brothers and Julian Lage Group @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
(acoustic) Two of my favorite bands play a double bill. CD Release for Punch Brothers new album, Antifogmatic. $30 8pm

McCoy Tyner Quartet and Stanley Clarke Group @ Central Park Summerstage
(jazz) Tyner’s group will feature Esperanza Spaulding, Ravi Coltrane, and Francisco Mela. Clarke’s band features Hiromi. FREE. 7pm

Thursday
RH Factor + Roy Hargrove Big Band @ Highline Ballroom
(hip hop/jazz) Ground breaking fusion of hippo and jazz led by Roy Hargrove. Albums feature guys like ?uestlove, Common, Erykah Badu. Who knows who might show up! $30. 8PM

Herbie Hancock 70th birthday celebration @ Carnegie Hall
Special guests India.Arie», Terence Blanchard», Ron Carter», Bill Cosby»Jack DeJohnette»Dave Holland», Joe Lovano», Wallace Roney », Wayne Shorter», Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi». Tickets $65 and $100. 8:00PM

Leila Broussard @ Rockwood Stage 2
(folk/pop) Great female singer/songwriter. FREE 8PM

Friday
Gretchen Parlato @ Symphony Space
(jazz) My favorite female jazz singer with a stellar band. 8PM $15

Justin Vasquez @ 55 Bar (West Village)
(jazz) featuring Justin Vasquez…Alto Saxophone, Melodion, Doug Wamble…Guitars, Nir Felder…Guitars, Janek Gwizdala…Bass, Jojo Mayer…Drums 10PM $10

Saturday
Jeff Taylor @ Rockwood Stage 2 (LES)
(rock) Does things with the human voice that have never been done before, also writes good songs. FREE 8:30PM

Sunday
Bang on a Can Marathon @ World Financial Center Winter Garden (TriBeCa)
(experimental) One of the best events of the year, 12+ hours of free music that is guaranteed to expose you to new and interesting stuff. Featuring John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble (noon), Steve Coleman, the Band on a Can Allstars, and many, many more. FREE noon-midnight.

Lucius @ Rockwood Stage 1 (LES)
(singer/songwriter) Girl Duo with tight locked vocal harmonies and thought provoking tunes. FREE 9:00

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