Big plans for rapper Curren$y: The sky high New Orleans MC just inked a deal with Warner Bros. and is readying a Pilot Talk III and Muscle Car Chronicles. He'll release an EP with The Alchemist on April 19, then kick off a North American tour starting in New Orleans on, uh, April 20. Check out the Muscle Car Chronicles trailer (for both the album and film) here.
The Del McCoury Band's collaboration with the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, American Legacies, will be released April 12 via McCoury Music and Preservation Hall Recordings. Stream it here. Here's a taste:
Showing support for the Green Bay Packers in the Superbowl this weekend, Lil Wayne robbed Pittsburgh's Wiz Khalifa's radio destroyer "Black and Yellow" with his cheesehead-centric "Green and Yellow." Grab it here.
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World History performs with Big History's Meg Roussel and Never Ever at 6 p.m. tonight at Maple Street Book Shop. Grab World History's gorgeous folk-pop album here.
G-Eazy does Republic tonight at 10 p.m.. Grab his Left Coast hyphy-meets-NOLA hip-hop here.
David Lynch-approved singer-songwriter Lissie hits The Parish at House of Blues next week (9 p.m. Tuesday). Here's her take on Lady Gaga's "Bad Romance":