Rebirth Brass Band celebrates its 28th anniversary 10 p.m. tonight at Howlin' Wolf. (More info on that show over here.) Grab the classic 1984 track "Here to Stay" here, and the Rebirth of New Orleans track "Do It Again" here — both appropriate titles given the occasion.
Nashville psych-pop outfit The Paperhead (think Tomorrow, early Pink Floyd and other British Underground-era bands) performs at 10 p.m. at Siberia tomorrow. Grab the Nuggets-esque track "Back to Those Days" here.
Stream "This Is the Life," another track from rapper Curren$y's next album Weekend at Burnie's (due June 28).
The NOLA Summer Jam (noon to 7 p.m. Saturday, June 18) at the Sugar Mill features up-and-coming hip-hop artists (and vets, like Partners-N-Crime). Also on the bill: LG, a New Orleans-raised 17-year-old rapper with serious flow getting a lot of blog buzz attention:
Download his Cinco mixtape here, and check out the video for the brass- and funk-sampling, summertime street jam "Untitled" after the jump: