Posted in To Do | music on September 2, 2010

Built to Spill @ Siren Fest 2009 (more by Tim Griffin)
Built to Spill

today in NYC
* Al Green @ BB King's
* Mat Maneri @ Barbes
* Bambi Kino @ Bowery Electric
* Kato Hideki @ The Stone
* Ray Anderson @ The Stone
* Cubic Zirconia, Chin Chin @ Union Pool
* Beige, Forest Magic, Contramano @ Pianos
* Riverboat Gamblers @ The Studio at Webster Hall
* The Hood Internet, Tanya Morgan @ Knitting Factory
* Marina and The Diamonds, Young The Giant @ Webster Hall
* The Beets, Backwords, Tatters and Rags, Brian @ Union Hall
* Chikita Violenta, A Great Big Pile Of Leaves @ Mercury Lounge
* Zach Williams, Thad Cockrell, Sarah Fullen @ Bowery Ballroom
* Larkin Grimm, Birds Fled From Me, Diane Cluck @ Knitting Factory
* ArpLine, Dinowalrus, Triangle Forest, Translations @ Death By Audio
* Party Police, Unnatural Helpers, Heavy Cream, The Young Things @ Cake Shop
* The Meters Experience (w/ Leo Nocentelli of The Meters) @ Brooklyn Bowl
* Franz Nicolay & Major General, Yula Be'eri, Eddie The Gun @ Highline Ballroom
* Amber and The Little Criminals, Atlantic/Pacific, The Wind-up @ Mercury Lounge
* Built To Spill & DJ Doug Martsch @ Rocks Off Concert Cruise (The Temptress)
* Order Of Ennead, Wormrot, Mobile Deathcamp, Skull Crusher @ Santos Party House
* Octavio Lafuentes, Bona to Vada, Jason Anderson, Moxie Block @ Pete's Candy Store
* Text of Light (Lee Ranaldo, Alan Licht, and Uli Krieger), Loud Objects @ Le Poisson Rouge
* Alaskas, Weekends, Noah's Ark Was A Spaceship, Human Resources, Philip Seymour Hoffman @ Shea Stadium
* Beach Fossils (DJ set), Apache Beat, Blood Orange, We Are All Romans @ Coco 66

Bambi Kino is a Beatles cover band featuring Doug Gillard (Guided By Voices, etc), Erik Paparazzi (who has played with Cat Power and others), Ira Elliot of Nada Surf, and Mark Rozzo of Maplewood. They recently played four consecutive shows in Hamburg, Germany beginning on August 17, performing the exact sets The Beatles performed in Hamburg exactly 50 years ago. Tonight they play Bowery Electric in NYC.

Arts & Crafts-signed Mexican band Chikita Violenta are here.

New Drums video for "Down by the Water", below...

What else?

The Drums - Down By The Water

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Comments (24)

What is the point of a Beach Fossils DJ set?

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 1:25 AM

any ideas how this hurricane may affect the built to spill rocks off show? just wondering where we could find out if it's canceled or anything.

Posted by sam | September 2, 2010 7:52 AM

why don't you check the weather report you dumb motherfucker

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 7:58 AM

^ Does not play well with others.

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 8:35 AM

God Tastes Like Chicken
Comedy, Music, Sketch, Drag, and other assorted weirdnesses. A free show for the free thinker. Hosted by John Murdock

Harry Terjanian
Eric Kirchberger
Joe Yoga
Katie Hartman
Paulina Princess of Power
Daniel Mahoney
Justy Dodge
Touching you
Noah Levin and many more

tonight at Under St. Mark's Theater, 94 St. Mark's Place btwn 1st and Ave A 10:30pm FREE

Posted by god tastes like chicken | September 2, 2010 9:56 AM

Im gonna be on a boat tonight: getting blazed, experiencing Built to Spill, looking at the Manhattan skyline, trying to bring home a bitch to slay. Fuck yall niglets.

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 10:11 AM

^Why do you want to kill a female dog in your house? Also, I'm not a black child.

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 10:50 AM

What time does the boat leave/doors open?

Posted by I'm an idiut | September 2, 2010 11:04 AM

Does anyone know if the Jelly Rock Yard stuff is 21+?

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 11:07 AM

Oh my god, I almost fell asleep during that Drums video.

Posted by guuuurrrrllll | September 2, 2010 11:11 AM

10:11 & 10:50 - A black child is not a "niglet" either you idiots.

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 12:03 PM

The Drums should really feel embarrassed.

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 12:08 PM

The Tropical Storm warning has been moved up to Thursday night for NYC. What are the chances of the BTS on a boat being canceled?

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 12:20 PM

@12:03 -- Wrong, a niglet is a black child.

(wiktionary)
Noun: niglet (plural niglets)

1.(slang, US, offensive, pejorative, racial slur) One of many children (specifically uneducated or illegitimate) of Negro lineage.

(urban dictionary)
niglet: A racial slur. Used to describe an African American child.

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 12:45 PM

That Drums video... schtick. (Almost) all bands have one.

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 1:16 PM

phillip seymour hoffman and Shea Stadium are a sham. can you at least try to be original?

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 1:20 PM

12:45 - Way to miss my point entirely...which is that people who use such racial slurs are idiots.

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 2:05 PM

wormrot will not be playing tonight... they will pick up their u.s. Sept. 6... fml

Posted by alex | September 2, 2010 3:38 PM

Getting ready for 1/3 Portishead tomorrow. Beak> at Bowery Ballroom!

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 3:50 PM

!Bring it on Ernesto! Rock the fucking boat whilst Doug plays goin against your mind! Make the fucking Hudson churn motherfucker!!

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 4:29 PM

Football, y'all.

Posted by Jonesboogie, Rawkansas | September 2, 2010 4:44 PM

PARTY POLICE

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 6:27 PM

Mom from hell still a problem at Bowery electric cause i'm headed there now

Posted by Anonymous | September 2, 2010 10:52 PM

my butt and my balls still hurt from grinding up on the bitches tonight. dick is raw. have not had an orgasm though. about to take care of that. zzzzzz

Posted by Anonymous | September 3, 2010 2:44 AM

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