Posted in To Do | music on May 1, 2010

Peelander-Z @ Santos in 2009 (more by Gabi Porter)

tonight in NYC
* MGMT @ Fordham
* Sean Bones (afternoon) @ Pianos
* Amazing Baby (late) @ Brooklyn Bowl
* Stagger Back Brass Band @ Union Pool
* Suzanne Vega & friends @ City Winery
* Johann Johannsson, Lichens @ Littlefield
* Light Pollution, Memoryhorse @ Under 100
* Kuroma, Bell, Picture Picture @ Glasslands
* Henry Kaiser, Cookie The Clown @ The Stone
* Fountains of Wayne, The Candles @ Maxwell's
* Truck America @ Full Moon in Big Indian, NY
* Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings @ Apollo Theater
* Kate Nash, Supercute! @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
* John Doe & Exene Cervenka @ Concerts in the Studio
* The Joy Formidable, The Dig (late) @ Mercury Lounge
* The Styrenes, Tyvek, Pink Reason, Kohoutek @ Cake Shop
* The Gamut, Daughters of the Sun, Vampire Hands @ Zebulon
* Echo & The Bunnymen & Hatcham Social @ Irving Plaza
* Text of Light (Lee Ranaldo & Alan Licht) @ Thirty Days NY
* The Binary Marketing Show, Magnetic Island @ Fort Useless
* The Willowz, The Naked Hearts, Cults (early) @ Mercury Lounge
* The Album Leaf, Sea Wolf, Gregory & The Hawk @ Bowery Ballroom
* Peelander-Z, Math the Band, Anamanaguchi (early) @ Brooklyn Bowl
* Overkill, Vader, God Dethroned, Warbringer, Evile @ Nokia Theatre
* Future Islands, Double Dagger, Lower Dens, Light Asylum @ Death By Audio
* Sam Buck Rosen, Delicate Steve, Beauty Feast, Strange Shapes @ Glasslands
* Bad Credit No Credit, Laura Stevenson & the Cans,Air Waves,Kate Ferencz @ Coco66
* King Django Sextet, Glen Adams & Jammyland All-Stars, Shems Disciples, The Equilibrians @ Knitting Factory

The Styrenes are celebrating 35 years. They played Death By Audio last night, and end a two week tour at Cake Shop this evening with Tyvek playing right before them. Tyvek list no other dates at the moment. Kohoutek and Pink Reason are also on the bill.

You might have caught Light Asylum open for LCD Soundsystem recently. Tonight they're on a strong bill with both Future Islands and Double Dagger at Death By Audio.

Today is Free Comic Book Day

It's also First Saturdays at the Brooklyn Museum.

Help Save Walter.

Sean Bones plays in the afternoon (3pm) at Pianos today.

Cookie the Clown, not to be confused with Cokie the Clown, performs at The Stone tonight.

Speaking of Cokie the Clown, Bamboozle Fest is happening in NJ.

Spring Food and Craft Market at Brooklyn Lyceum.

Alan Licht and Lee Ranaldo play as Text of Light with a light show by Gary Panter and Joshua White.

Genesis Breyer P-Orridge's tag sale is happening.

Some live Shellshag (who played Mercury Lounge the other night) videos below...

What else?

Shellshag - "Resilient Bastard" (Live - 2010) Don Giovanni Records

Shellshag - "F*ck Society" (Live - 2010) Don Giovanni Records



Comments (24)


Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 12:25 PM

Alcoholic Faith Mission @ The Studio at Webster Hall

Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 1:02 PM

Anyone know what time Sharon Jones started and ended last night? And how was the show?

Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 1:07 PM

The Walkmen, Edan, Jel & Odd Nosdam, DJ/rupture are playing Vassar College today.

Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 1:44 PM

Noveller & Arpline are also on that under 100 bill. Doors at 8

Posted by Xyz | May 1, 2010 2:01 PM

.357 LOVER at The Bell House after midnight

Posted by some guy | May 1, 2010 2:08 PM

Les Vinyl will be at Spike Hill in Williamsburg tonight, 10 O'clock start time. They will be performing in the North Side Festival in June.

Posted by Les Vinyl | May 1, 2010 2:31 PM

put up coverage on nyu's strawberry fest yesterday

Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 2:48 PM

Ben Kweller is performing at Pratt Institute tonight, open to the public.!/event.php?eid=113103065378402&index=1

Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 3:17 PM

Art Show in the Heights Y'all
Plum Pomidor
4009 Broadway @ 168th st
Hosted by Sara G

Esther Ku, Jen Perney, Molly Knefel

Visual Artists:
James Rose, Lisa Dubois, Eric Clark, Tetsuo Hasegawa

Joe Yoga, BZ Douglas

doors at 7pm, show at 8:30

This show is FREE!

Posted by Art Show in the Heights Y'all | May 1, 2010 3:55 PM

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

Posted by anaon | May 1, 2010 3:56 PM

LOL at BV ignoring the Bamboozle because it doesn't have its normal hipster pitchfork/stereogum approved artists.

Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 4:07 PM

4:07..maybe he's ignoring it because it's just a shitty festival that just tries to appeal to tweens? there's not one worthwhile band on the lineup. teenybopper nonsense.

Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 4:11 PM

videos of the entire ok go show @ mhow last night here:

Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 4:38 PM

It was Johnny Hopkins, and Sloan Kettering, and they were blazin that shit up everyday.

Posted by Ethel Mehman | May 1, 2010 5:56 PM

MGMT RULES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 6:18 PM

The Beatles > MGMT

Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 6:18 PM

Radiohead > MGMT

Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 6:19 PM

Vivian Girls > MGMT

Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 8:46 PM


Posted by Anonymous | May 1, 2010 8:55 PM

strawberry festival on friday was awesome

Posted by Anonymous | May 2, 2010 1:21 AM

MGMT played for an hour and forty minutes at Fordham.

Songs I remember them playing (not in order, def. not all of them):

Time to Pretend
Electric Feel
Weekend Wars
The Youth
It's Working
Song For Dan Treacy
I Found a Whistle
Flash Delirium
Brian Eno

Posted by Anonymous | May 2, 2010 1:57 PM

MGM > Paramount

Posted by Anonymous | May 2, 2010 2:37 PM

MGMT played from like 3:25 to 4:40 including a short encore break. so like 70 minutes of music. def not 1hr40.

Posted by Anonymous | May 2, 2010 7:20 PM

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