A little over a year ago, I saw Pearl and the Beard and the David Wax Museum play together in New Jersey, and it easily ranks as one of my all-time favorite shows. While the universe is not granting me that gift again, I am so incredibly excited that this weekend I will see the David Wax Museum at the Mercury Lounge on Friday and Pearl and the Beard at The Bell House on Saturday.
Please, go see these bands! If not in New York, then in a city or town near you.
Here are both bands performing a song together from last year: