The Dutchess & the Duke
, who Reader
critic Brian Costello says
"combine male-female harmonies, acoustic and 12-string guitars, keyboards, strings, and percussion into brooding, introspective songs—stripped-down and vulnerable but still complex," will perform for free at Reckless Records
(1532 N. Milwaukee) today at 5 PM. They'll also play tonight at 10 PM at the Empty Bottle ($10; Greg Ashley and Love of Everything open).