Elevating his game to include a full band incorporating traditional instruments that builds on sample-based music of the past, internationally influence hip-hop virtuoso Shing02 now delivers a can’t miss show with his Tribute to Nujabes, especially in the 7th St Entry and especially with local hero Mike 2600 aka XL Mike aka Mike Davis as the turntable instrumentalist opener. Wednesday, March 20th, 7:30 PM. $15 advance, $17 door.King Rojas

First Avenue, 701 1st Ave N, MPLS; first-avenue.com