Scene and Heard: Upcoming shows at Higher Ground

Sonic Youth, the band whose popularityhas outlasted that of other alternativeexperimental groups of the ’80s,is landing in Burlington.On Feb. 18, Higher Ground will behosting Sonic Youth and their legendaryanarchical sound. With a four-starItunes rating on their latest album,who’s going to deny themselves a liveshow with a band that can make a slowsong sound catchy, and a guitar soundlike it was made on Mars?Ever infectious, Sonic Youth isheaded for Guadalajara after theirshow in Burlington, so unless you wantto buy some really expensive tickets,call Higher Ground at 652-0777.