Posted in To Do | music on May 15, 2012

Beach House @ ACL 2010 (more by Tim Griffin)
Beach House

today in NYC
* Mickey Factz, Quest @ SOB's
* The Miracle Project @ 92YTribeca
* Bill Frisell @ Village Vanguard
* Arrington de Dionyso @ The Stone
* private Polica show at Pianos
* Cola Jet Set, The Pernnials @ Cake Shop
* Beth Orton, Selah Sue @ Joe's Pub
* Beach House, Zomes @ Bowery Ballroom
* Sea of Bees, The Loom @ Mercury Lounge
* Matana Roberts, Ches Smith @ The Stone
* Jon Benjamin @ Comic Book Club live @ Pianos
* Bowmont, Night Panther, Joywave @ Pianos
* Ramblin' Jack Elliott @ Highline Ballroom
* Chris Gethard, Broad City, more @ Union Hall
* James Morrison, Honeyhoney @ Webster Hall
* The Maine, Lydia, Arkells @ Santos Party House
* Regina Spektor, Only Son @ United Palace Theatre
* Man Forever, Colin L. Orchestra, Nymph @ Le Poisson Rouge
* Charalambides, Decimus, Tom Carter, Pigeons @ Death By Audio
* Mares of Thrace, Batillus, Sky Burial, Mortals @ Saint Vitus
* Power Trip, Reign Supreme, Brain Slug, Crushed @ The Acheron
* Rustie, Mess Kid, Kilo Kish, Spaceghostpurrp @ Santos Party House
* Japanther, Night Manager, Wild Yaks, EULA @ The Studio at Webster Hall
* Leda, Young Unknowns, Emerald Lakes, Cindy Lou Gooden @ Big Snow Buffalo Lodge
* The Hundred in the Hands, Erika Spring, Vorhees, Jacques Renault @ Glasslands
* Doe Paoro, Cat Martino, Shenandoah and the Night, Steel Phantoms @ Cameo Gallery
* Imaginary Cities, HITS (formerly Jump into the Gospel), Magic Wands @ Mercury Lounge
* Kristen Schaal, Janeane Garofalo, Christian Finnegan, Liam McEneaney @ The Bell House
* Weasel Walter, Elliott Sharp, Water Towers, Ashcan Orchestra, Turner Williams @ Zebulon

Check out some kids doing Beastie Boys' "Sabotage" in tribute to MCA, below...

What else?

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Comments (31)

Why are you showing a pic of the dude in beach house? The chick in the band is much hotter than him!!

Posted by Anonymous | May 15, 2012 6:41 PM

so what's the deal with that polica show?

Posted by Anonymous | May 15, 2012 7:13 PM

www.theidlefrog.blogspot.com

Posted by Anonymous | May 15, 2012 8:09 PM

Still some time to respond to the dude on Craigslist looking for a date To Beach House(chicks only)!

Posted by Anonymous | May 15, 2012 8:29 PM

LOL at the people turned away at Bowery for holding fake tickets.

Posted by Anonymous | May 15, 2012 8:48 PM

i just saw a dude get 8x face. For real.

Posted by Anonymous | May 15, 2012 8:52 PM

Hahah lots of fakes one girl cried downstairs of Bowery. Mgmt came and said "I know your heartbroken but you have to leave"

10x face

Posted by Anonymous | May 15, 2012 9:28 PM

what's 8x face for this, like 250? that's pretty decent

Posted by Anonymous | May 15, 2012 10:05 PM

the 4x face boyz were definitely in the building tonight!

Posted by Anonymous | May 15, 2012 11:17 PM

People who got into Bowery paying above face made for a shit crowd and they got called out on it.

Posted by Anonymous | May 15, 2012 11:56 PM

Regina center orchestra tickets were being given away free with the purchase of small fries at McDonalds @ Bwy + 169th before the show

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 12:02 AM

LOL @ idlefrog masturbating to his moms tonight

Posted by crying+masurbating | May 16, 2012 12:31 AM

Lies lies and more lies about Beach House. I was hanging outside for a good while. There was a line of about 40 people who had fake tickets. Not that many people selling and the ones that did were only getting around 50 to 60 which was about what they were going for online. No one paid 8x Face. Also, the people who got called out by Alex were press people. Certainly not people who paid for tickets. He simply said it was the quietest sold out crowd he had ever seen and that it was probably all the press people.

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 12:44 AM

12:02am - really stupid Regina joke - she was great!!!

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 1:03 AM

12:44 is mad because Aziz Ansari didn't high-five him at Bowery.

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 1:22 AM

1:22 needs a lot of work on his jokes.

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 1:41 AM

i felt sorry for some of the fake tickets people

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 4:41 AM

So easy to spot a fake: just put the hard ticket against a light bulb or the flashlight in your smartphone. Background turns to neon blue? That's a real ticket. Remained white? A fake!

You're welcome.

Posted by ME | May 16, 2012 6:49 AM

Btw the ”dude” with the date post from craigslist ended up meeting a beautiful interesting girl. I know that for a fact since I am him and he is me.
Here's for our second date, Miss C !!

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 6:55 AM

I don't know what the band had to complain about with the crowd, their show was a snooze fest. They are boring live, period.

Posted by Me | May 16, 2012 6:59 AM

1:03 - you're totally wrong, she wore a red shirt. Well, we might as well be talking about what she wore, since you obviously lack even a remedial level of reading comprehension. Availability and price of tickets on SH/eBay/CL is not the same as quality of performance. I don't know how much they are paying high school teachers in Iowa these days, but I can say that your teachers have done you a great disservice by allowing you to graduate with such a poor ability to communicate.

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 7:23 AM

6:55's these song:

I got a girl with a little rubber head
Rinse her out every night just before I go to bed
She never talk back like a lady might do
An' she looks like she loves it every time I get through

And her name is
P-I-N-K-Y
P-I-N, no lie
K-Y, me-oh-my
She's $69.95
Give her a try

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 7:25 AM

No show from last night is going to compare to watching the world freak out over Greece this morning. Hope you shorted the Euro, kiddies!

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 7:46 AM

I'm pretty sure the fake tickets were the print at home kind. The light trick doesn't work for those.

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 8:20 AM

@820am but common sense does. if you think your ticket is fake, just call ticketmaster and confirm.

if you think your ticket is real, and the seller might have printed out multiple copies of the same ticket, show up early and make sure you're the first one to use it at the door so you'll get in.

or just use stubhub - most fakes are from CL

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 10:49 AM

I wouldnt spend more than face value for this show... Sorry! To those that did and got fake tickets that is unfortunate! Its the way it goes! There are some aholes out there trying to take advantage of people like you!

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 11:09 AM

BUYER BEWARE!

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 11:13 AM

Regarding fake tickets
10:49 you are so very mistaken. Most of the fakes these days are coming from stubhub. It is rife with fakes these days. Both the printouts and the actual tickets. There are some guys going around these days who have blank hard tickets and just print out the information per show. Yes the holding up to the light works for the hard ones. Amazingly, stubhub people do not check them when they receive them
Also calling ticketmaster will do nothing. They will not check if it is a fake for you

If you want to buy safely off CL it is easy. Ask the seller to see all their personal info. Drivers license etc. Ask to see the receipt fr ticketmaster. If at all possible ask to pick up ticket from where they live or a verifiable work place. Anywhere you can find them after if they screw you. If the seller wavers then it is most likely a fake. Always works for me. I have never bought a fake off of cl

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 11:15 AM

7 more days till THE RETURN OF AFGHAN WHIGS!

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2012 2:54 PM

I do say I like it.

Posted by jordon | July 31, 2013 3:01 PM

I do say I like it.

Posted by jordon | July 31, 2013 3:06 PM

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