Free Today: Music, readings and laughs
The singer was born and raised in the New Jersey rock Americana towns that spawned the likes of Bruce Springsteen and Bon Jovi - but her sound is worlds away, a mix the vocalist has dubbed "pop-noir," sort of a soul-fused, bluesy Mazzy Star.
A sample of Nicole's "Neptune City":
Getting to Socrates Sculpture Park:
Other Free Stuff Today::
- The Tom Ragu Comedy Review; Bar On A (near E. 11th St.), 8 p.m.
- Marc Eliot, author of "Song of Brooklyn," signs copies of his book at BookCourt in Brooklyn Heights; 7 p.m.
-- Lauren Johnston