Nov 15 | At 25, singer and actress Rihanna has collected six Grammy Awards, sold more than 30 million albums and topped the Billboard singles chart a dozen times. She concludes a tour that's crossed five continents with this show at 8 p.m. at the New Orleans Arena.
Tue. Nov. 12 | Savannah, Ga., war hammer Black Tusk turned off some people with its unalloyed 2013 EP Tend No Wounds (Relapse), but don't let that keep you away: This is one of the best in the business — a swamp-metal earthmover that's earned miles of artistic license. Inter Arma, Withering Light and Vibe Ruiner open at 10 p.m. at Siberia.
Tue. Nov. 12 | Simon's Green's Bonobo records sneak under the skin, lulling IDM arrangements disguising some of electronic music's most unshakable melodies. April's The North Borders (Ninja Tune) is his latest. At 9 p.m. at the Civic Theatre.
Thu. Nov. 14 | For four decades, the San Francisco-based Kronos Quartet has composed and performed innovative new pieces for string quartet and sold more than 1.5 million albums. At 8 p.m. at the Contemporary Arts Center.