Picks This Week: Ricardo Montaner, Sadistik, Rebirth Brass Band and more


A night of left-field and expansive hip-hop headlined by Seattle's Sadistik, the self-proclaimed "cigarette burn rap king," supported by Bleubird, Early Adopted and more.
7 p.m. Wednesday, April 6, at Backbooth, $12

Ricardo Montaner
This Venezuelan singer-songwriter has over 15 albums under his belt, dating back to the '70s, with the majority of his songs being lovelorn ballads. He promises a greatest hits set, so get ready to weep.
8 p.m. Thursday, April 7, at House of Blues, $74.25-$112.25

The second installment of this performance series combining visual and video art with live music features Timothy Eerie, Cosmic Roots Collective, Unbliterati and Aileron27.
9 p.m. Friday, April 8, at Spacebar, $5

Rebirth Brass Band
Not only do you get to see the mighty RBB (best known for the theme to Treme, French Quarter street parties), but you get to take in the surreal environs of the Celebration community. Think about it.
7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 9, at Community Presbyterian Church, Celebration, $10-$25

Into It. Over It.
Emo stalwarts Into It. Over It. are touring in support of new album Standards. Along for the ride are fellow true believers the World Is a Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid to Die.
5 p.m. Sunday, April 10, at the Social, $15

A gathering of new Floridian musical voices, headlined by Slumberjack's twitchy, off-kilter indie, is aided and abetted by Idle Spirit, Sundriver and Don King.
9 p.m. Monday, April 11, at Spacebar, $5

It's gonna be a mellow goldrush when Dawes hit the Beacham, evoking the soundworlds of CSN and, indeed, Y. Hiss Golden Messenger opens with a more reflective and world-weary vibe.
8 p.m. Tuesday, April 12, at the Beacham, $25