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New York City dream-pop duo Aleksa Palladino and Devon Church spent a year recording before performing live. Palladino, an actress on HBO's Boardwalk Empire, had stage fright, she jokes. ExitMusic, whose name is an ode to Radiohead, will perform their recently released debut full-length album, Passages at Red Palace. Stagnant Pools open. 8 p.m. $10.
*SPARKLE* Queer Open Mic reading series features an array of LGBT-dedicated poets, English poets and open mic hosts Rod Tame and Dominic Berry, Feministing.com editor, Miriam Zolla Perez, and performance group Eva Brontosauras. Busboys and Poets/5th&K. 9 p.m. $5.