Posted in To Do | music on April 26, 2009

A lightsaber battle in Washington Square Park yesterday (NYCmiri)

The (Grateful) Dead played MSG yesterday (kgandarillas)
Dead MSG

tonight in NYC
* Tribeca Film Festival
* The Dead @ XL Center (CT)
* WBAR-B-Q @ Barnard College
* Terry Riley & Gyan Riley @ (Le) Poisson Rouge
* Crystal Stilts, Mahogany, Motel Motel @ Maxwell's
* Midnight Magic, Nomi (DJ), Justin Chearno @ Glasslands
* Spectrum, Psychic Ills, Cheval Sombre @ Mercury Lounge
* The Austerity Program, Wetnurse, Tournament @ Union Pool
* Crime in Stereo, Bane, Have Heart, Capital, The Agent, Backtrack @ Europa
* Alkaline Trio, Saves The Day, Death In The Park @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
* Valient Thorr, The Golden Error, J. Roddy & The Business, Ex-Humans @ Trash Bar
* Chain and the Gang, The Hive Dwellers, Mahjongg, Noah Britton @ Market Hotel
* Craig G, John Robinson (Scienz of Life), DJ DP1, Afrika Bambaataa & Lord Finesse @ Southpaw

"Thousands gathered under blue skies Saturday to hear the music of neo-soul artist Erykah Badu, who took the stage at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival burning a stick of incense and wearing a lavender kimono." [AP]

"The worst book about pop music I have ever read" [By Jeff Salamon]

Gang Gang Dance are playing the WBAR BBQ.

Chain and the Gang are at Market Hotel tonight. They played 92YTribeca the other day. Videos below...

Video of Thurston Moore / Okkyung Lee / Ikue Mori Trio performing live at Sessions at Santa's, also below...

What else?



Comments (10)

can't wait to see all the douchebags that are going to defend the light saber battle. I'm all about having a good time but if you have to need to belong, join a street gang or something.

Posted by Anonymous | April 26, 2009 11:54 AM


Posted by Anonymous | April 26, 2009 1:28 PM

shit, GangGang cancelled, oh well , off to Central Park

Posted by Anonymous | April 26, 2009 2:07 PM

seriously? could someone confirm this?

wbar-b-q just went from mostly suck to completely suck if true.

Posted by question | April 26, 2009 2:52 PM

just got back from the barnard thing. acrylics ruled.

Posted by Anonymous | April 26, 2009 4:20 PM

Spectrum is playing again wednesday at death by audio

Posted by Anonymous | April 26, 2009 6:19 PM

Lady Bright and IN RIBBONS at Don Pedro's

Posted by Anonymous | April 26, 2009 7:14 PM

Allan Holdsworth at the Iridium again. Awesome show. Oz Noy was sitting at the table behind me.

Posted by Anonymous | April 27, 2009 2:02 AM

Gang Gang Dance did play, hopefully no one paid attention to 2:07pm. Why post something like that?

Posted by Anonymous | April 27, 2009 8:58 AM

The Dead MSG setlist:

> Cosmic Charlie
> China Cat Sunflower ->
> Shakedown Street ->
> Ship Of Fools ->
> He's Gone
> Cassidy
> Sugaree
> Drums ->
> Space ->
> Cryptical Envelopment ->
> The Other One ->
> Born Cross-Eyed ->
> St. Stephen ->
> The Eleven ->
> Uncle John's Band
> Unbroken Chain ->
> Gimme Shelter ->
> One More Saturday Night
> ( Donor Rap )
> Brokedown Palace

Posted by Anonymous | April 27, 2009 10:54 AM

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