• Glenn Gould Studio (250 Front West), Friday (March 10)
Here's a rare chance to see one of the all-time jazz piano greats, Randy Weston, in an appropriately swank setting at the acoustically endowed Glenn Gould Studio.
Supermarket (268 Augusta), Friday (March 10)
Hotshot Edmonton rapper Rollie Pemberton proves he was wasting his time writing reviews for Pitchfork.
Dilated Peoples, Little Brother, Defari
• Phoenix (410 Sherbourne), Friday (March 10)
Los Angeles underground hiphop stars Dilated Peoples are gonna have to earn their money following entertaining openers Little Brother and Defari.
• Opera House (735 Queen East), Saturday (March 11)
He's just released a retrospective set, so this might be a good time to see Billy Bragg revisiting hits and rare gems from his back catalogue.
Steve Banks Memorial
• Drake Hotel (1150 Queen West), Monday (March 13)
The Leather Uppers, Mean Red Spiders, By Divine Right, Wayne Omaha and other local indie rock roughnecks pay tribute to the Elvis Mondays pioneer and T.O. musician/writer/artist, who died of heart failure January 25 at age 46.
Phoenix (410 Sherbourne), Tuesday (March 14)
With a new studio album in the works, Stereolab may be previewing their latest sonic innovations at Tuesday's Phoenix show. If you miss out on hearing the group's new noodlings now, be warned: you may not experience the new material for another whole year.