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Picks This Week: Fox Fest, Kronos Quartet, Immortal Bird and more



21 Savage
Up-and-coming Atlanta rapper 21 Savage's songs are dark and disorienting, with unremittingly grim street reportage wrapped up in murky, slurred and nightmarish grooves.
7 p.m. Wednesday, April 13, at the Social, $20-$25

Immortal Bird
Chicago's IB vomits forth a pleasing hybrid of powerhouse early-'90s FL death metal, augmented with influences from grindcore, black metal and the occasional experimental flourish.
8 p.m. Thursday, April 14, at Will's Pub, $10 

Hot-shit EDM producer Datsik – he of the recent "Smoke Bomb" collaboration with Snoop Dogg – is in the midst of a nationwide tour with fellow young turks Ookay and Drezo.
9 p.m. Friday, April 15, at Venue 578, $20-$30

Fox Fest
College radio station WPRK hosts their annual free day of music and socializin' headlined by Real Estate side project Ducktails and locals Sales, the Groove Orient and Ancient Sun.
4 p.m. Saturday, April 16, at Rollins College, free

Kronos Quartet
Run, do not walk (but look both ways so as not to get hit by a golf cart; this is the Villages, after all) to the single Florida show from this stellar experimental string quartet.
7 p.m. Sunday, April 17, at the Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center, $15-$50

Tommy Frenzy's Hard Drive
It's year zero circa '77 all over again at Will's with a show featuring Tommy Frenzy's Hard Drive (of Tuff Darts infamy) and the promisingly snotty Vicious Dreams supporting.
9 p.m. Monday, April 18, at Will's Pub, $5

The Used
The first show in a two-night stand at HOB for these screamo godfathers, touring behind a new CD/DVD and their 15th (!) anniversary.
7 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, at House of Blues, $31


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