Handsome Family

Brett (music) and Rennie Sparks (lyrics) may be the two finest, under-the-radar songwriters of the last two decades, blending hard-country tradition, wordplay worthy of Bob Dylan and Flannery O'Connor and plaintive melodies into songs that don't just resonate but haunt and chill to the bone. 9 p.m. Sept. 14 at the Mayne Stage, 1328 Morse Ave., $16 and $20; maynestage.com
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