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Live Music Events (Mar. 31 - Apr. 5) 

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The Airborne Toxic Event
Fri. April 4 | Authors of the kind of grand, anthemic pronouncements that drive auto advertisements and HBO montages, L.A.'s Airborne Toxic Event have, like the Killers and Florence Welch before them, seized a moment. The band's Springsteen-pumping third album, Such Hot Blood (Island), is indie rock on growth hormones. Sleeper Agent opens at 8 p.m. at the Old U.S. Mint.

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Bach Around the Clock
Fri.-Sat. April 4-5 | The annual celebration of Johann Sebastian Bach's birthday is a 29-hour music marathon featuring Ellis Marsalis, Helen Gillet, musicians from the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, New Orleans Trombone Choir, resident organist Albinas Prizgintas and many others. At Trinity Episcopal Church.

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The Queers with Joystick
Fri. April 4 | Local ska punks Joystick hit the album-release jackpot: a headline spot for the Queers, New Hampshire's least-likely-to-make-30 alumnus, still going strong on its 11th studio release, 2010's Back to the Basement (Asian Man). Pears and Bujie and the Highrise open at 9 p.m. at One Eyed Jacks.

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Marnie Stern
Sat. April 5 | Closing out Brooklyn Brewery's weeklong Mash Bash events is the borough's fire-fingered guitarist, whose 2013 album The Chronicles of Marnia (Kill Rock Stars) earned acclaim for Stern's wild, whiplashing guitar-pop. Admission is free, Brooklyn's beer is not. New Orleans fuzzy pop-punks Native America open at 9 p.m. at One Eyed Jacks.

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