It’s going to be rare performance tonight inside the intimate Icehouse, as JT Bates‘s Jazz Implosion presents a special show with John Medeski of avante guard-jazz-funk group Medeski Martin & Wood, Todd Clouser and Bates. The trio will be performing Clouser’s recording “Boy 44”, an emotional piece about 43 students, specifically a boy named Jhosivanni Guerrero de la Cruz, in rural Mexico who were disappeared and murder by police near the town of Ayotzinap. 9:30 PM. $15.Nico Hauser-Olson

Icehouse, 2528 Nicollet Ave S, MPLS; icehousempls.com