Posted in music on May 8, 2010

Sleigh Bells & M.I.A. (I think) @ Coco66 on 5/7 (actually 5/8) (Seva Granik)

As if the hype wasn't through the roof enough, M.I.A. helped popularize the act her label co-signed (is that the right term?) a little bit more this evening by joining Sleigh Bells on stage at the end of their show at Coco66. The show's promoter Seva Granik writes, "MIA closes Sleigh Bells' set on "Ring Ring." Crowd go nut. Ima get another drank."

In unrelated news, David Byrne was seen checking out Local Natives cover a Talking Heads song at Bowery Ballroom earlier the same night, and Emily Haines joined Broken Social Scene for three songs at Webster Hall. More on those later.

For prettier pictures of Sleigh Bells, check out the set from their show at Webster Hall earlier in the week. Sleigh Bells play another NYC show on May 11th. M.I.A. and Sleigh Bells officially share a bill this summer on Governors Island.

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Comments (17)

M.E.H

Posted by Pecker | May 8, 2010 6:57 AM

6:57 - best meh i've seen in months.

Posted by Anonymous | May 8, 2010 8:48 AM

hopefully Feist @ music hall tonite...

Posted by Anonymous | May 8, 2010 8:51 AM

Anybody know the set times for Broken Social Scene??

Posted by Anonymous | May 8, 2010 9:00 AM

sleigh bells sounded horrendous and m.i.a didn't help matters.

Posted by Anonymous | May 8, 2010 10:32 AM

broken social scene were perfect.

Posted by Anonymous | May 8, 2010 10:48 AM

If Stewie asked M.I.A. to eat his poop from his diaper, would she?

Posted by Anonymous | May 8, 2010 11:04 AM

^^^ such a good episode.

Posted by Anonymous | May 8, 2010 11:24 AM

hey guys, last night's show was awesome. Check out my better pics I took HERE (you can actually see M.I.A) http://www.tlc-blog.com/2010/05/sleigh-bells-at-coco66-with-mr-dream-m-i-a/

Posted by a | May 8, 2010 11:30 AM

I'd put my balls in it

Posted by Anonymous | May 8, 2010 12:02 PM

Local Natives killed it last night, wish I could've seen Byrne

Posted by Anonymous | May 8, 2010 12:49 PM

new sleigh bells songs were awesome. the show opener (mr dream) was really great too

Posted by Anonymous | May 8, 2010 1:41 PM

nice to hear 1:41 cuz the new sleigh bells songs sucked the other night at webster. This group is a weak ass 1 trick pony.

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

sleigh bells were absolutely amazing, i haven't danced that hard at a show in a long time! m.i.a. was just the icing on the cake. can't wait for the tuesday show with cults! mr. dream on the other hand were horrible!

Posted by Anonymous | May 8, 2010 9:25 PM

sleigh bells was amazing, loved mr. dream!

also loved the free greyhounds

Posted by Anonymous | May 9, 2010 5:02 PM

15 comments for a secret MIA performance at a small bar? Last one out turn off the lights!

Posted by Anonymous | May 10, 2010 3:23 PM

MIA Should do a MYMAG http://www.mymag.com/tastemakers

Posted by Tee | May 12, 2010 1:01 PM

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