Posted in To Do | music on June 16, 2010

The National @ High Violet Annex in May (more by David Andrako)
The National

tonight in NYC
* N.E.R.D. @ Brooklyn Bowl
* Tim Berne's Los Totopos @ The Stone
* Tony Allen @ Stuyvesant Town Oval
* Mark Helias & William Parker @ The Stone
* Flosstradamus @ Rocks Off Concert Cruise
* The Heavy, Mount Carmel @ Bowery Ballroom
* Big Daddy Kane & DJ Jon Quick @ Von King Park
* Blitzen Trapper, The Moondoggies @ Webster Hall
* The National, The Antlers @ Radio City Music Hall
* Carole King, James Taylor @ Madison Square Garden
* J.A.C.K., Wizardry, Infernal Devices, Schocholautte, Libel @ Glasslands
* First Aid Kit, Samantha Crain, Peter * Wolf Crier, Diamond Doves @ Mercury Lounge
* Mincemeat Or Tenspeed, Dan Friel, White Suns, Neros Day At Disneyland @ DeathByAudio
* Marissa Nadler, Nature Boy, Monogold, Villagers, Rey Villalobos, DJ Victoria Bergsman @ Knitting Factory Brooklyn

Tony Allen also plays the BAM MetroTech Commons series tomorrow at noon.

The National headline Radio City tonight, and they recently added a show at Terminal 5.

This afternoon's Seaport show was cancelled.

Dan Deacon played a Summerstage show in Red Hook last night.

Deer Tick is on Letterman tonight! "Fog Light Presents" really filmed them playing in a McDonalds parking lot. That video below...

The musical highlight of the recent not-Pete Doherty show at Milk Studios was BP Fallon and band performing "Fame #9 / I Believe in Elvis Presley" (with Lenny Kaye on guitar and Sean Lennon on drums). Joly filmed it. Video below...

What else?

Deer Tick: Baltimore Blues No.1

BP Fallon & his Band - Fame #9 / I Believe in Elvis Presley



Comments (23)

larry graham is playing BB kings kids!!!!!!

Posted by knowYERbassGODS | June 16, 2010 1:30 PM

J.A.C.K. teaser mp3 download for tonight's show

I Cut off My Arms

Posted by yabyum | June 16, 2010 1:37 PM

Kele from Bloc Party is DJing at LPR - free Vodka from 7-8pm. Free w/ RSVP at

Posted by eric | June 16, 2010 2:25 PM


Posted by Regular reader | June 16, 2010 2:31 PM

Anybody know what time The National go on tonight?

Posted by Anonymous | June 16, 2010 2:46 PM

Antlers are saying they are on at 8pm sharp, so figure 9 - 9:10 for National.

Posted by Anonymous | June 16, 2010 2:48 PM

Am I the only one who thinks the National's vocals is kinda boring? Or is it a white thing and I just wouldn't understand?

Posted by Anonymous | June 16, 2010 3:01 PM

Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson is DJing at Glasslands tonight 7-8

Posted by Anonymous | June 16, 2010 3:38 PM

Antlers 8

The National 9 (approx)

Posted by Anonymous | June 16, 2010 3:42 PM

Perfect timing with the end of Baltimore Blues No. 1 and that train passing overhead.

Posted by Anonymous | June 16, 2010 3:48 PM

It's the 10th Anniversary Party for the Bicycle Film Festival featuring NinjaSonik and Frances Rose.

Bicycle Film Festival 10th Anniversary
Wednesday, June 16th

Santos Party House
96 Lafayette St. b/w Walker St. and White St.
New York, NY 10013
FREE 21+ 8pm-4am

NinjaSonik 10pm
Frances Rose 9pm
DJ C.LO 8pm and between sets

Complementary Brooklyn Brewery Beer from 8-9pm

Posted by Anonymous | June 16, 2010 3:55 PM

GRUDGE MATCH: Music vs. Comedy
Wednesday June 16th, 2010
Marfa Music @ Lucky Cheng's
24 First Ave @ 2nd St (F to 2nd ave)

Music by
Joe Yoga / Jason White / Dustin Edge

Comedy by
John Murdock / Killy Dwyer / Jaqi Furback

hosted by Tim Warner


Posted by Grudge Match | June 16, 2010 3:56 PM

Beach Fossils "secret show"
tonight @ Death By Audio
w/ Wild Nothings + Frankie Rose and the Outs.

11pm $5

Posted by tom | June 16, 2010 4:23 PM

Chico Mann choppin it up with Que Bajo?! at Santos.

Posted by Chico | June 16, 2010 4:31 PM



7 TO 11PM

Posted by tom | June 16, 2010 4:46 PM

for you last minute homies

there r single tickets up on ticketmaster for the national at radio city

as good as orch 3 row tt

Posted by Anonymous | June 16, 2010 5:38 PM

Where should I go to near-riot, tonight? I'm in the mood to near-riot! Maybe to some ukulele covers.

Posted by J | June 16, 2010 5:42 PM

who's @ big terrific? bv, it would be appreciated if u posted more comedy info...especially things like zach galifianakis @ whiplash last week, which everyone but me seemed to know about somehow how bout bv being the somehow ppl know about like that? (that IS the only reason ppl read this blog in the first place, amusing as the inane comment threads can be)
(zach was great btw, & deserving of a mention afterwards at least, if not vids)

tell u what, u post more scoops like that (& like dirty pjctrs + solange @ ace, another oddly missing gig) & i'll give up meat, deal?

ok just human meat, but its a start

& ill try to remember not to eat YOUR dog

Posted by Anonymous | June 16, 2010 7:15 PM

considering how good their records are, The National really suck live

Posted by Anonymous | June 16, 2010 11:49 PM

you're a fucking idiot.

Posted by Anonymous | June 17, 2010 12:25 AM


Posted by Anonymous | June 17, 2010 12:57 AM

the national @ rcmh setlist:

Mistaken for Strangers
Anyone's Ghost
Bloodbuzz, Ohio
Secret Meeting
Slow Show
Squalor Victoria
Vanderlyle Crybaby Geeks (w/ Annie Clark)
Afraid of Everyone (w/ Sufjan Stevens & Annie Clark)
Little Faith
Conversation 13
Apartment Story
Daughters of the Soho Riots
Fake Empire
Mr. November
Terrible Love

Posted by Anonymous | June 17, 2010 7:04 AM

^^^ oops, I meant "conversation 16"

Posted by Anonymous | June 17, 2010 9:12 AM

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