The Residents

Photograph: Courtesy JP Cutler Media
The Residents
Stage 48, Hell's Kitchen Saturday February 9 2013 18:00

Still going strong after four decades, shadowy California avant-pop collective the Residents has shifted lately into a mode best described as the eerie descendant of telling ghost stories around a campfire—only the campfire is actually a sputtering incandescent bulb dangling from a bare cord.

Venue name: Stage 48
Address: 605 W 48th St
New York

Cross street: between Eleventh and Twelfth Aves
Transport: Subway: C, E to 50th St
Price: advance $27, at the door $30