When: Tue., May 25 2010
California-based songwriter and guitarist Michael Franti and his band Spearhead recently opened for John Mayer at the Coliseum. Franti's current ensemble of musicians includes vocalist Cherine Anderson, bassist Carl Young, guitarist Dave Shul, drummer Manas Itiene, and keyboardist Raliegh J. Neal. They work from of a powerful blend of multicultural musical influences, hot chops, and collective positivity. They're finishing a follow-up album to the recent collection All Rebel Rockers. One Eskimo opens in support of a new disc titled The Adventures of One eskimO. 8 p.m.
Price: $25 (adv.)