Dean Wareham (right) and Britta Phillips perform in front of Andy Warol’s screen test for Edie Sedgwick. (Julienne Schaer)

“I think Warhol is an important person in the history of rock-and-roll,” says Wareham. “Warhol, in a way, is an original punk rocker. He takes commonplace objects and celebrates the beauty of them, and I think that's what some of the best punk music did.”

Also in today’s Weekend section are reviews of recent albums by: singer-songwriter Katie Herzig (at Iota on Saturday); veteran storyteller John Wesley Harding (at Jammin’ Java on Wednesday); Irish American folk singer John Doyle (at Takoma Park Community Center on Wednesday); anti-folk icon Kimya Dawson (at Black Cat on Friday); and young U.K. upstart Alessi’s Ark (at 6th and I Historic Synagogue on Monday).