Winterland, a festive song cycle highlighting the virtuosic ensemble’s hydra-headed spins on traditional holiday music, plus loads more of the superbly crafted gems that fairly spill over the sides of their amazingly vast catalog, which has seen release on several of the wiser labels including Del-Fi, Eggbert, Get Hip, Rhino/Warner and Vibro-phonic. (You can hear their excellence in episodes of Futurama, too.) Seek out a copy of The Jigsaw Seen for the Discriminating Completist (Rarities and Singles 1989-2015), released by Burger Records last winter.
Since 1989 or so, pop masters The Jigsaw Seen have offered expertly transmogrified meltdowns of arty rock, flowery psychedelia, heavily rocking garage fuzz and true-toned Americana. Tonight these local heroes perform songs from their concept album