Public Service Broadcasting playing at the Intrepid this weekend

PSB

It’s a rare feeling to comfortably say a show should be cool, but London duo Public Service Broadcasting, will be playing two special concerts at the Intrepid Museum, and will be the first band ever to play underneath NASA’s space shuttle, Enterprise. The concerts will take place in the Space Shuttle Pavilion tonight (Friday) and Saturday – Tickets are still available.

It will be a setting that makes a lot of sense, PSB’s second album, The Race for Space, was, well, about the Space Race, and is filled with samples from the time. Their shows are  Last month, the band released The Race for Space / Remixes, featuring the likes of Field Music and Vessels, listen to a track after the jump.

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Top 5 shows of the weekend

Mountain Goats

At the time of writing, it’s supposed to be a pretty gorgeous weekend (Saturday and Sunday, at least), which should hopefully make a good impression as there are a lot of bands from out-of-town in the column this week.

5) Tyvek, Laced, Honey and B-Boys at Silent Barn
Tyvek make the trip from Detroit  Support comes from local bands Laced (who I recently saw supporting Moon Duo) and Honey, but make sure you don’t miss openers B-Boys, who I saw at Death By Audio last year and was hugely impressed, and mightily frustrated that I haven’t seen them around since, but I did track down a bandcamp track below. In fact, there’s something about this show that doesn’t quite seem right that it’s not at DBA… Saturday 8pm

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