tonight in NYC
* Michael McDonald @ Caroline's
* Iron Maiden @ PNC Bank Arts Center
* Weed, Arches, Family Portrait @ Glasslands
* The Roots, Talib Kweli, more @ Prospect Park Bandshell
* 4th Annual Psychobilly Luau Weekender @ The Bell House
* David Dondero, Polite Sleeper, Sea of Bees @ Union Hall
* Little Gold, Pizza, Common Prayer, Cigarettes @ Death By Audio
* Failures, Raw Nerves, Vaccine, Rats in the Walls @ The Acheron
* Jimmy Cliff, Trevor Hall, Victor Démé @ Central Park SummerStage
Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotono @ Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College
* Bobb Trimble's Flying Spiders, Loren Connors, Gary War, Samara Lubelski @ Can Factory Courtyard
* Xiu Xiu & Deerhoof playing Joy Division's Unknown Pleasures, Why?, Fang Island, Pictureplane @ Williamsburg Waterfront
M.I.A. is also rumored to be making a short appearance at an invite-only "/\/\/\Y/\ ALBUM JUMP UP PARTY" happening at PS1 today.
Bobb Trimble is here.
Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotono, pictured above, make their North American debut tonight.
Brooklyn Bowl is one of the many places you can watch the World Cup today.
A Jimmy Cliff (playing Summerstage today) video below...
"The Harder They Come" Jimmy Cliff