Well, it's December, which means you can't avoid it any longer: it's time to start Christmas shopping. That's my plan at least, a desperate attempt to get it done sometime before, oh, December 23, as is my usual scramble.
But there's plenty of music going on, too. After you get done scouring shops, you could catch the shows previewed in this week's music section, but there's even more out there. Here are our picks for must-see shows this weekend.
We've been writing a lot about Christmas music, and frankly, no one is doing it classier than the Phoenix-based Tetra String Quartet. You can catch the foursome at the Crafeteria 2011 celebration at Frances Vintage. Check out our preview of the event, and check out Tetra String Quartet here:
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