Bad Ass (and BLIND)

This singer/songwriter/guitarist is better than any fancy words about spiritual connectivity or sublime technique (though don’t discount those terms). He’s also witty and has a song designed to beat the winter doldrums, even if most of us no longer remember what chilly, let alone cold feels like.

8 p.m. Oct. 16 at Ritz Theatre & Museum, 829 N. Davis St., Downtown, $34,