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ToDo ToDay: “Kiyochika: Master of the Night,” Cosmonauts, and Toro Toro Opens

When the Tokugawa shogunate ended in 1868, Japanese leaders began rapidly transforming Tokyo into a modern capital. Upon returning to Tokyo following a six-year exile, self-trained artist Kobayashi Kiyochika set out to capture his new city using traditional and Western techniques. Kiyochika’s works are studies in light, capturing the city’s rapid changes at dawn and [...]

Don’t Be Bored: Haus Show

Keep your showgoing local tonight. Bike Trip, a newish group that blends indie pop's recent interest in African guitar sounds like soukous and high life with low-grade art-kid fuckery, plays at Black Cat with Stereosleep and The XOs (8 p.m.; $8).And Anthony Pirog, the guitarist from local experimental duo Janel+ Anthony, plays solo at Velvet Lounge, [...]