Posted in To Do | music on April 26, 2009

A lightsaber battle in Washington Square Park yesterday (NYCmiri)
lightsabers

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

tonight in NYC
* DANCE
* 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?

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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

Fuck that! THERE'S SWINE FLU IN NYC! WE'RE ALL GONNA DIE!

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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