Steven Cohen


The Pretenders

July 16
8 p.m.
Classic Rock, Rock, Singer-Songwriter

Four decades after they kicked off the ’80s by finding an irresistibly cool nexus between punk and new wave on their self-titled debut, Chrissie Hynde’s Pretenders have again picked up steam in recent years. Hynde finally released her first solo LP, Stockholm, in 2014, and the Pretenders’ ’60s-tinged latest, 2016’s Alone, is almost a solo effort too, with Black Keys member and producer Dan Auerbach, plus other guests, providing more support than the other band members. With the Rails.