Main Attrakionz (more by Nathanael Turner)
today in NYC
* ASSSSCAT 3000 @ UCB
* Young Jeezy @ Irving Plaza
* Objets Trouvee @ The Stone
* Stephanie Wrembel @ Barbes
* Justin Vivian Bond @ Joe's Pub
* Q-Tip (DJ set) @ Brooklyn Bowl
* The Shivers @ The Manhattan Inn
* Jane's Addiction @ The Paramount
* Pretty Good Friend @ Union Hall
* WFMU's Hoof & Mouth Sinfonia @ Maxwell's
* David Grisman's Folk Jazz Trio @ City Winery
* Hannibal Buress, Wyatt Cenac & more @ Knitting Factory
* Screaming Females, Titus Andronicus @ the Stone Pony (NJ)
* Korallreven, Lemonade, Young Magic @ Bowery Ballroom
* Main Attrakionz, BBU, Big Baby Gandhi, Beans @ Glasslands
* Bachelorette, Baby Alpaca, Bermuda Bonnie @ Cameo Gallery
* Ellery Eskelin, Christian Weber, Michael GrienAir @ The Stone
* Happy New Year, Daniel Klag, Spa Castles, BEEF @ Death By Audio
* Jennifer O'Connor, Kleenex Girl Wonder, Amy Bezunartea @ Union Pool
* Scott Kelly of Neurosis, Eugene Robinson, Toby Driver @ Knitting Factory
* Andrew Cedermark, Matt Northrup, Pigeons, Legal Tender @ Shea Stadium
* Red Dwarf, Speedy Ortiz, Grass Is Green, Passenger Peru, Slothbear @ Pianos
* Unstoppable Death Machines, Summer People, Cousins, Marlon Radno @ Big Snow
* Kevin Lynch performing a live score to Yevgeni Bauer's 'After Death' @ Vaudeville Park
* Kaleigh Baker, Glass Anchors, Hurrah! A Bolt of Light!, Doe Paoro @ Mercury Lounge
* Ursula Oppens, JACK Quartet (music of Conlon Nancarrow and Charles Wuorinen) @ Le Poisson Rouge
* Freddie Stevenson, Teddy Kumpel, Aaron Comess, Dani Elliot, Teddy Kumpel, Dawn Mitschele, Kris Orlowski, Abby Payne, Zach Jones, Heath Cullen, Ryan Townsend @ Rockwood Music Hall
* Amnesty International Presents: The Secret Policeman's Ball with Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, Russell Brand, Coldplay, Mumford & Sons, Reggie Watts & more @ Radio City Music Hall
* Communion w/ Jocie Adams of the Low Anthem (w/ live band), Jesse Elliott of These United States (w/ live band), Annie and the Beekeepers, and Anthony da Costa @ Public Assembly
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The "Secret Policeman's Ball" tonight will be streamed from Radio City...
For the first time in the U.S. EPIX presents Amnesty International?s Secret Policeman?s Ball live from New York City?s Radio City Music Hall. The all-star gala features 35 of the world?s most talented entertainers standing up for free speech: Fred Armisen *Matt Berry *Russell Brand *Hannibal Buress *Jimmy Carr *Coldplay *David Cross*Noel Fielding *Micky Flanagan *Bill Hader *Eddie Izzard *Rashida Jones *Taran Killam *Rex Lee*Seth Meyers* Bobby Moynihan* Mumford & Sons *Liam Neeson *Bob Odenkirk *Chris O?Dowd*John Oliver *Jay Pharoah *Tim Roth *Paul Rudd *Andy Samberg *Peter Serafinowicz *Sarah Silverman* Statler & Waldorf from Disney?s The Muppets *Jon Stewart *Jason Sudeikis *Reggie Watts* Jack Whitehall *Kristen Wiig *Maung Thura Zarganar---
Watch the show and go behind the scenes with the EPIX Secret Policeman?s Ball Second Screen featuring celebrity interviews hosted by Lance Bass, exclusive video and photo galleries plus information about Amnesty International and a look back at the historic Secret Policeman?s Balls dating to 1976. Download the EPIX Secret Policeman?s Ball Second Screen app at www.epixhd.com/the-secret-policemans-ball.
Bjork plays her final NYC Biophilia show at Roseland Monday. We're giving away tickets.
Screaming Females and Titus Andronicus kick off a tour @ the Stone Pony tonight, and both play the BrooklynVegan official SXSW showcase this year.
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