DJ & Dance

Low Cut Connie/Ruby Boots

When: Fri., Oct. 26, 9 p.m. 2018

Low Cut Connie singer-pianist Adam Weiner grew up in New Jersey in the ’80s and absorbed plenty of classic rock ’n’ roll in the process. He initially took piano lessons and then got the “the rock ’n’ roll and country and blues and country bug.” A stint in Memphis set him “on a path," and he absorbed as much blues as is humanly possible. He then began playing the gay bar circuit after moving to New York. Over the years, about 15 people have come through Low Cut Connie, which came together in 2010 and now calls Philadelphia home. The band recorded its fourth studio album, Dirty Pictures (Part 1), live-to-analog tape at Ardent Studios in Memphis, and the songs have plenty of swagger. That energy carries over onto the band's latest effort, Dirty Pictures (Part 2). Elton John's a fan of the band, and his endorsement speaks volumes to the group's promise. (Niesel)

Price: $15 ADV, $17 DOS

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