After Dark: This weekend jam-packed with great music, art

Laurel Massé, one of the founding members of Manhattan Transfer, will join guitarist Tom Mitchell, pianist Robert Redd and bassist Tommy Cecil at 49 West (49 West St.) for two shows at 8 and 10 p.m. This amazing group of musicians has shared the stage or recorded with some of the best in the jazz and swing worlds, and this is your chance to see them live in an intimate venue with great food and drink. Cover is only $20 for this fantastic show featuring "the best friend a song has ever had," according to Dave Guard of the Kingston Trio. Visit http://www.49westcoffeehouse.com/ or call 410-626-9796 for more information. Reservations are strongly encouraged.