An Evening With Kraftwerk 3-D Concert
United Palace Theatre, 4140 Broadway, at 175th St.; 212-568-6700; 4/1 and 4/2 at 7:30 p.m.
3-D projections and synchronized audio-visuals will provide a backdrop when the avant-garde electronic music pioneers play uptown.
Baby's All Right, 146 Broadway, nr. Bedford Ave., Williamsburg, Brooklyn; 718-599-5800; 4/2 at 8 p.m.
The duo of Luke Fischbeck and Sarah Rara experiment, mostly with percussions, sometimes to the enlightenment of only themselves. Other times, you’re pulled right in. With Daniel Wohl and Tristan Perich.
Joe's Pub, 425 Lafayette St., nr. Astor Pl.; 212-539-8777; 4/3 at 9:30 p.m.
The irreverent rap alter-ego of performance artist Neal Medlyn, whose debut album, For Real, You Guys, is out soon (but not soon enough). Come out for “real rapping, real Champagne, [and] real realness.” Also, maybe Beastie Boy Ad-Rock—he’s been known to drop boy.
Webster Hall, 125 E. 11th St., nr. Third Ave.; 212-353-1600; 4/4 at 7 p.m.
These two synthy DFA dancemasters will scare you into shaking it on the dance floor. But you'll like it.
Dillinger Escape Plan
Webster Hall, 125 E. 11th St., nr. Third Ave.; 212-353-1600; 4/3 at 6 p.m.
The New Jersey trio specialize in hard rock at times twisted with distortion. They tour in support of last year's One of Us Is the Killer, with Trash Talk, Retox, and Shining.
Barclays Center, 620 Atlantic Ave., nr. Flatbush Ave., Ft. Greene, Brooklyn; 917-618-6700; 4/5 at 9 p.m.
The notorious M.I.L.E.Y again graces the stage at Barclays, the first time since her now-famous performance at last year's MTV Video Music Awards. A girl-power night with Icona Pop and Sky Ferreira.
Bowery Ballroom; 6 Delancey St., nr. Bowery; 212-533-2111; 4/5 at 8 p.m.
Jim James of My Morning Jacket produced Wareham's (Galaxie 500, Luna, Dean & Britta) eponymous and dreamy latest, his first solo album in almost three decades of playing music.
Mercury Lounge, 217 E. Houston St., nr. Ludlow St.; 212-260-4700; 4/5 at 10:30 p.m.
Ecstatic, unapologetic hardcore from a Syracuse five-piece whose name brings up some interesting results when Googled. With Tumul and Green Dreams.
Webster Hall, 125 E. 11th St., nr. Third Ave.; 212-353-1600; 4/5 at 7 p.m.
The psych-surf-rockers are more languid beach boardwalk than shimmery California sun (they also count “New Jersey” as one of their influences). On their strummy latest, Atlas, the beer is less used for partying and more for drowning sorrows. At some point, we all have to grow up. With Austin psych-rockers Pure X.
Bowery Ballroom, 6 Delancey St., nr. Bowery; 212-533-2111; 4/6 at 8 p.m.
Last year, the sartorially exuberant rapper released his critically acclaimed third album, Old, an album addressing mortality with still enough playfulness (and "Smokin & Drinkin"—Track 14, and "Kush Coma"s—Track 18) to go around.
Baby's All Right, 146 Broadway, nr. Bedford Ave., Williamsburg, Brooklyn; 718-599-5800; 4/8 at 8:30 p.m.
DeMarco specializes in woozy youth captured with concise yet disheveled songwriting and sunny guitar. His sophomore album, Salad Days, which promises to be a contemplative affair, is out in April. With Homeshake.