RnR Hall of Famer in town, Von the Baptist party, Earth Day at the Magic Lantern


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Here are some highlights I found for Wednesday, April 22: 

LIVE BANDS | Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Leon Russell brings his soulful, gospel-tinged rock to The Bing tonight. Here's a sample of his sound: 

LIVE BANDS | Locals Von the Baptist celebrate the release of their new EP with a gig at Baby Bar, along with Cathedral Pearls. 

FILM | The Magic Lantern honors Earth Day with a screening of Planetary, a documentary about the fragility of the planet, starting at 7:30 pm. Here's a look at the film: