This Week(end)’s Must-See Shows

Emmylou Harris performs Saturday, April 12 at BAM.
Emmylou Harris performs Saturday, April 12 at BAM.

First things first … let’s clear the air. I take full responsibility for not telling you about what probably would have been one of your favorite shows of the season: Conor Oberst and James Vincent McMorrow at the Green Space tonight. But listen, we weren’t there either, so … let’s move on, shall we? (You can actually catch JVM Friday in Williamsburg.)

The reality is that what would likely actually be your favorite show, well, ever is happening Saturday at BAM, when Emmylou Harris will perform her 1995 album ‘Wrecking Ball’ (take note, Miley … this is the real deal). Problem is, if you didn’t already by your ticket … God speed. There are a few left on StubHub for the hefty price of about $200. Keep your eyes peeled for any other deals and last-minute sells.

Here’s a reminder of her greatness:

More must-sees below:

Friday, April 11
8:00 p.m. — James Vincent McMorrow / Aidan Knight at Music Hall of Williamsburg
8:00 p.m. — Wild Child / Tall Heights / Rick Barry at Rough Trade
8:00 p.m. — The Points North / Avi Jacob at Silent Barn

Saturday, April 12
8:00 p.m. — Emmylou Harris (performing Wrecking Ball) / Daniel Lanois at BAM

Sunday, April 13
8:00 p.m. — Jonah Tolchin at Rockwood Music Hall Stage 1

Tuesday, April 15
7:30 p.m. / 9:30 p.m. — Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge at Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2
8:00 p.m. — Langhorne Slim (solo acoustic) at City Winery