Josh Ostrander, aka Mondo Cozmo, went from working two landscaping jobs to performing in front of 90,000 people in under two years. His album “Plastic Soul” lands Friday. How in the name of broken sprinkler heads did this happen?
The Magnetic Fields’ audacious, adventurous “50 Song Memoir” features one tune for each year of songwriter Stephin Merritt’s life. He’ll perform the album over two nights, Friday and Saturday, at Royce Hall.