When: Sat., June 24, 8-10 p.m.
You might not want to follow some of them too closely down a dark alleyway. But when three bands and assorted misfits from Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern—led by storefront preacher Jaybird O'Berski, an electrified Dana Marks, and suave host Madeleine Pabis—offered themselves up for ritualized rhythm and blues possession, they put on a hell of a show last summer while tearing through the Tom Waits song-and-script-book. This weekend, the usual suspects return for the first of three monthly dates in a tour of regional drinking establishments, honoring the man Elton John once called "the Jackson Pollock of song." —Byron Woods
Price: $10 suggested