today in NYC
* Allman Brothers Band @ Beacon Theatre
* Jovanotti, Chicha Libre @ Bowery Ballroom
* The Lemonheads, Meredith Sheldon @ Maxwell's
* Double King, Tubetops, Ulitek @ Cameo Gallery
* The Tossers, We Are The Union @ The Bell House
* New Build, Reverend John Wilkins @ Mercury Lounge
* Rick Ross, Wale, Meek Mill @ Hammerstein Ballroom
* Pet Lions, Eastern Midwestern, Carousel @ Glasslands
* Victor Villarreal, Isle of Rhodes, Lounge Act @ Pianos
* Gentleman & The Evolution, Richie Stephans, Meta & the Cornerstones @ Le Poisson Rouge
* Nine 11 Thesaurus, Black Crown Ceremony, David Linton, Robbie Lee, DJ Dutch E Germ @ Zebulon
* Jurg Wickihalder Overseas Quartet, Pierre Favre, Samuel Blaser, Philipp Schaufelberger @ The Stone
* Rolling Stones tribute w/ Rosanne Cash, Steve Earle, The Mountain Goats, Glen Hansard, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Rich Robinson @ Carnegie Hall
Yelawolf's show tonight at Brooklyn Bowl is postponed. He was in the hospital, but is now out and ok and at SXSW and tweeting about Rittz (who plays the BrooklynVegan day party at Hotel Vegan in Austin Saturday).
The Lemonheads wrap up their Its' a Shame About Ray Tour at Maxwell's tonight, once again performing the album in full. How was last night?
Michael Dorf's benefit concert initative continues with tonight's cover show of the Rolling Stone's anthology Hot Rocks 1964-1971 at Carnegie Hall. Participating artists include TV on the Radio, The Mountain Goats, Glen Hansard, Rosanne Cash, and Carolina Chocolate Drops. More info at Carnegiestones.com. The Mountain Goats are slated to play Estatic Music Festival with Anonymous 4 later this month (3/24).
Glen Hansard then heads to Austin where you can catch him at a BrooklynVegan day party at Hotel Vegan on Thursday.
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Tonight is our first SXSW 2012 event in Austin, a Daniel Johnston party with a headlining set by Built to Spill.
We'll be helping T-Mobile judge a photo contest that could win you tickets (plane ticket included) to a festival in the Coachella Valley.