FRIDAY, SEPT 1, 2006 @ SOUTH STREET SEAPORT, NYC: 6:30 p.m. The Black Hollies, 7:15 p.m. Uncle John & Whitelock, 8 p.m. Dirty on Purpose, 9 p.m. Spinto Band (FREE)
SUNDAY, SEPT 3, 2006 @ MCCARREN POOL, BROOKLYN: Spankrock, Gang Gang Dance, Shy Child, Nuclear Family and DJ sets by THE RUB (FREE)
PLUS: Gorilla Biscuits play 2 NYC shows this weekend.
PLUS: The Cramps play Avalon (MOFO) on Sunday night.
PLUS: There's the Temporary Residence Festival
PLUS: There's the Japanese New Music Festival
PLUS: Adem is playing a free show @ Sound Fix Records on Saturday.
ALSO: Comedian Fred Armisen, who plays some drums on the new Thunderbirds are Now Album!, photographed Spank Rock (who's playing the Pool on Sunday - see above) at this year's Pitchfork Festival. Those photos, plus all of Fred's and Spank Rock's tour dates below...
SPANK ROCK | 2006 TOUR DATES
09/03 - New York, NY - McCarren Pool
09/10 - San Diego, CA - SoCo (Southern Comfort)
09/22 - Philadelphia, PA - Transit
09/23 - Brooklyn, NY - Northsix
10/04 - Boston, MA - Great Scott
10/05 - Montreal, QC - Club Soda
10/06 - Toronto, ON - Opera House*
10/07 - Kalamazoo, MI - Barking Tuna Festival
10/08 - Cleveland Heights, OH - Grog Shop
10/11 - Chicago, IL - Empty Bottle
10/26 - New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom
10/27 - Washington D.C. - Black Cat
10/28 - Baltimore, MD - Ottobar
* With Dr. Octagon (via)
FRED ARMISEN | 2006 TOUR DATES
09/10 - New York, NY - Webster Hall *
09/11 - New York, NY - Webster Hall *
w/ Band of Horses, Chad Van Gaalen & Simon Dawes