Posted in To Do | music on April 30, 2010

Sharon Jones @ SXSW (more by Ryan Barkan)
Sharon Jones

tonight in NYC
* Baaba Maal @ Irving Plaza
* Queen Godis, DAM @ Southpaw
* We Are Country Mice @ Zebulon
* Milton, Tao Seeger Band @ 92YTribeca
* Patti Smith @ the State Theater (NJ)
* Here We Go Magic, Caveman @ Maxwell's
* Tanya Morgan & friends @ Crash Mansion
* Graham Parker & The Figgs @ City Winery
* Truck America @ Full Moon in Big Indian, NY
* Jim Staley, Ikue Mori, John King @ Roulette
* Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings @ Apollo Theater
* Hey Champ, Pink Skull (early) @ Mercury Lounge
* The Styrenes, Kohoutek, Home Blitz @ Death By Audio
* Antietam, Rope, Radical Dads, The Nadas @ Union Hall
*
Gossip, Rye Rye, The Phenomenal Handclap Band @ Terminal 5
* Johann Johannsson, Lichens Lichens @ (le) Poisson Rouge
* Caves, Finding Fiction, Yvette, The Silver Seas @ The Cameo
* Wolff, Tyburn Saints, The Sights, Giant Cloud, Township @ Pianos
* Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad, Hahn Solo (late) @ Mercury Lounge
* Emily Roysdon w/ MPA (performance art) & Light Asylum @ The Whitney
* OK Go, The Booze, Eytan & The Embassy @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
Diane Cluck, Golden Ghost, Prince and Pearl, TV Carnage @ Silent Barn
* Nihilist, TSS, Natur, Coin Under Tongue, Kendra Morris Band @ Bruar Falls
* Icy Demons, Soft Landing, Oberhofer, Steel Phantoms @ Secret Project Robot
* Crystal Stilts, 1990s, The Oranges Band, The Forgery Series @ The Bell House
* Tanlines, Keepaway, Memoryhouse, Light Pollution, Psychobuildings @ Glasslands
* La Strada, Cuff the Duke, Yukon Blonde, Beat Circus @ Knitting Factory Brooklyn
* JEFF The Brotherhood, Screaming Females, Little Lungs, Fiasco, Hop Along @ NYU Strawberry Festival
* She Keeps Bees, Raccoon Fighter, Spanish Prisoners, Hombres Nombres Shark?, Radio America @ Cake Shop

At the Whitney tonight, post-punk band Light Asylum plays the lower gallery at 7:30pm. Before that (6:30-730pm), Leslie Dick is speaking in the lobby gallery followed by a quick performance with DJ Spooky and Das Racist.

Caveman and Caves both play NYC shows tonight.

The pre-Bamboozle Hood Wink Festival happens today. Bamboozle Fest proper is Saturday and Sunday. MGMT also plays Fordham on Saturday. At Hood Wink, Motion City Soundtrack is going to be a NIN tribute band, Say Anything is the Misfits, Eye Alaska is Kanye West, Saves the Day is Weezer, etc...

"Adam Green's debut New York art exhibition, Teen Tech, has been granted an extended stay at the Morrison Hotel Gallery Bowery (313 Bowery, open daily 12-7pm). Originally scheduled to be open only April 23rd and 24th, the gallery has chosen to keep the exhibition up for an additional week. Teen Tech will now close on Sunday May 2nd with a party at the gallery from 4 to 6pm, which will be open to the public; more details will be announced shortly."

What else?

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Comments (17)

Audio Fiction play a full in-store show at Best Buy, Union Sq 6pm. FREE.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=odU-KhCIbgA

Posted by Sara | April 30, 2010 2:04 PM

Anyone know who, if anyone, is opening for Sharon Jones tonight?

Posted by texastab | April 30, 2010 2:17 PM

son lux at galapagos i believe tonight, right?

Posted by Anonymous | April 30, 2010 2:26 PM

also:


FRIDAY APRIL 30TH
VISE MASSACRE
CIRCLE OF BUZZARDS (bob d'amico - fiery furnaces & jason loewenstein - fiery furnaces, sebadoh)
POLYGON
WEED HOUNDS
@ the Production Lounge
113 Franklin St. BK NY 11222
doors at 8PM $5

Posted by brooklynvegan | April 30, 2010 2:30 PM

puppy cops

Posted by Anonymous | April 30, 2010 2:35 PM

check out black joe an honey bears. blows sharon and the daps away.

Posted by Anonymous | April 30, 2010 2:37 PM

Beach Fossils in Oneonta! WOOOOOO!!!!

Posted by Anonymous | April 30, 2010 2:50 PM

Also,

DBCR
Maar
Switchblade
Scrapers

at King Killer Studios
69 2nd Ave in Gowanus Brooklyn. Starts at 8pm.

$10 at the door and you drink beer for free...

Posted by Anonymous | April 30, 2010 3:09 PM

GREAT seats for the National at Radio City are on sale... just got 2, center, row OO

Posted by Anonymous | April 30, 2010 4:32 PM

THE ROOM IS BEING SHOWN AT K & M HOSTED BY TOMMY WISEAU! ANYONE KNOW SHOWTIMES?!

Posted by Anonymous | April 30, 2010 4:56 PM

Tyburn Saints at Pianos tonight!!!! A friend turned me on and, I have to say, they're fantastic.

Posted by AH | April 30, 2010 5:17 PM

i'm already bored

Posted by anonymous | April 30, 2010 5:41 PM

"also:
last night at Freddy's
http://www.brooklynvegan.com/archives/2010/04/freddys_is_clos.html"

and a FREE surprise house show for Alcoholic Faith Mission right by: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=114460365253679&ref=ts

Posted by Anonymous | April 30, 2010 6:56 PM

There should be a good showing tonight at Lit. Erostratus (Boston), Meconium (www.meconiumnyc.om) and King Orchid...anyone going?

Posted by Anon | May 1, 2010 1:16 PM

Raq played the Bowery Ballroom and it was AMAZING!

Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 8:53 PM

Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad killed it at Mercury Lounge last night! Opening band was sick too. http://facebook.com/giantpandadub

Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 11:56 PM

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