July 12-Aug. 30, Thursdays, 6-8:30 p.m. Free. Institute of Contemporary Art. 617-478-3100, icaboston.org
Drawing on Berklee College of Musics well of gifted musicians, this annual series on the waterfront is a good excuse to hear up-and-coming talent in a picturesque setting.
Playing: Holiday Mountain (Aug. 16). Stay tuned to the ICAs website for the lineup announcement for the DJs on the Harbor series, which takes over Friday nights Aug. 10-31.