Museumgoer: The Story of a Man and His Phone

A baseline throbs assertively as cameras click at the start of Museumgoer’s “BBC Sound Effects Library x Museumgoer.” The sophisticated strut recalls the groove of Roxy Music’s “Love is the Drug,” while the cameras bring to mind Duran Duran’s “Girls on Film”—a band and track that owe a lot to Roxy Music as well.

Valerie Sassyfras Listens to Her Fans

Valerie Sassyfras is an acquired taste. The one-woman show frequently features her accompanying herself on accordion with rudimentary, DIY backing tracks to fill in just enough of the blanks. She has played Cajun music, country music, but nothing on her new album, Sassquake!, sounds like either. She has played a standing gig at the Piccadilly, and she currently plays Thursdays at 5 p.m.