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Hot picks: Brett Dennen, Redbone, Mike Gorder, Michal Menert

On tap

California folk-rocker Brett Dennen's songs carry a few shades of Paul Simon and Jack Johnson, and he will present them at Bear Tooth's April First Tap concert. The show starts 9 p.m. Thursday, $30 (21 and older). Visit for info.

Golden oldie

The Native American and Mexican band Redbone released a classic rock classic with 1974's "Come and Get Your Love." Hear that and more when the band plays Dena'ina Center 8 p.m. Saturday, $20. Visit for info.

Song cycles

Tap Root hosts the Mountain Bike Film & Music Festival Thursday and Friday, April 5. Along with the films and shorts, Paul Anderson and Midtown Revival perform with Belfry String Collection Thursday, 9 p.m., and Firefly, Alaska Gypsies and Milo Matthews play 9 p.m. April 5. $15. 

Going solo

Front man of the rowdy local rock outfit Delmag, Mike Gorder is releasing his first solo album of solo acoustic material in several years. "New York City" will be available at his show Tuesday, 6:30-9 p.m. at Pioneer Bar, free (21 and older). 

Mind of Menert

Part of the Pretty Lights Music label's roster of electronic dance artists, Michal Menert brings his groove-based blend to Alyeska this weekend. The dance party is going down 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Sitzmark Bar & Grill, $10 advance, $15 at the door (21 and older). Visit or info.