Posted in To Do | music on August 6, 2012

The xx at Terminal 5 last week (more by Toby Tenebaum)
The xx

Alt-J at Mercury Lounge in May (more by Dominick Mastrangelo)
Alt-J

today in NYC
* Whiplash @ UCB
* Spanglish Fly @ Barbes
* Ryan Raftery @ Joe's Pub
* Tony Scherr @ Living Room
* Mike Birbiglia @ Union Hall
* Cowboy Junkies @ City Winery
* Golden Animals @ Manhattan Inn
* The Zombies @ Highline Ballroom
* Sidi Toure @ Marcus Garvey Park
* Alt-J, Illumntr @ Mercury Lounge
* Raphael McGregor Quartet @ Barbes
* The xx @ Snug Harbor Cutural Center
* Surfing, Milk Dick, Hippy @ Cake Shop
* The Gowanus All-Stars @ The Rock Shop
* Jim Campilongo, Adam Levy @ Living Room
* Sinkane, Rakete, DJ Ryan Rasheed @ Zebulon
* Lucinda Williams, Amy Cook @ Bowery Ballroom
* CCB Reggae All-Stars @ Rocks Off Concert Cruise
* Yosh, Bezoar, Spirit of a Slain Eagle @ Lit Lounge
* Hot Tub w/ guest host Chris Gethard @ Littlefield
* Allison Weiss, Mal Blum, Mitten, XNY @ Public Assembly
* Reverend Vince Anderson & His Love Choir @ Union Pool
* The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Have Nots @ Webster Hall
* Delay, Nude Beach, Hop Along, These Days @ Death By Audio
* Night Beats, K Holes, Mmoss, Josh Iden (DJ set) @ Knitting Factory
* The Slaughter Survivors Tour 2012 @ The Studio at Webster Hall
* Tashaki Miyaki, Dirty Fences, Dirty Dishes, Sky Picnic @ Glasslands
* Fang, Eat The Turnbuckle, The Dead Tricks, The Sharp Lads @ Bowery Electric
* Heads of State featuring Bobby Brown, Johnny Gill and Ralph @ Wingate Field
* The Canon Logic, Hungry March Band, Brute Force & Daughter of Force @ Brooklyn Bowl
* Old Crow Medicine Show, The Lumineers, The Milk Carton Kids @ Central Park Summerstage

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The xx, who just played Terminal 5 last week, play their second of four NYC shows tonight in Staten Island.

Alt-J play their first of two sold out NYC shows this week tonight. The band will return to NYC as part of a full tour in September.

The Zombies play their second of two Highline Ballroom shows tonight.

Lucinda Williams plays her first of four NYC shows tonight.

Animal Collective Radio, the weekly show curated by a different member of the band each week and began last week when Panda Bear premiered AnCo's new single, aired its second episode last night curated by Deakin and with a guest DJ set from Pantha du Prince. Last night's episode is streaming on loop until tonight at 9 PM HERE.

Antony and the Johnsons have a new NABIL-directed video for "Cut the World" off their new live album of the same name. Check it out below.

Jack White was in Chicago over the weekend for Lollapalooza. Check out his setlist from the festival HERE>. While he was there, he also played a surprise show at Reckless Records, where the Third Man Rolling Record store was parked outside. If you haven't yet, check out pics of Lollapalooza day 1 HERE and day 2 HERE. Pics of day 3 are coming soon.

What else?

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Antony and the Johnsons - "Cut the World" Official Video

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Comments (23)

capitol theater initial schedule:

Tue 9/04 - TO BE ANNOUNCED
Fri 9/07 - The Roots / Bob Weir solo
Sat 9/08 - Hugh Laurie & The Copper Bottom Band
Sun 9/09 - Buddy Guy / Jonny Lang
Fri 9/14 - The Roots
Wed 9/19 - The J. Geils Band
Fri 9/21 - The Roots
Sat 9/22 - Kenny Wayne Shepherd / Robert Cray
Tue 9/25 - Dirty Projectors
Thu 9/27 - David Gray
Fri 12/28 - My Morning Jacket

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 10:43 AM

I'll only see Hugh Laurie if Number 13 comes out and does a pole dance

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 10:45 AM

Antony And The Mad Men

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 10:47 AM

I just hit Alt+J on my keyboard and it didn't do anything. What a gyp. Done with this band.

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 10:48 AM

Hmmm, 12/28 MMJ. Not bad. Is this GA or a theater?

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 11:14 AM

Wait wait wait the SPIN DOC TORS are playing there???

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 11:16 AM

My friends and I are going to be talking loudly for the entirety of the xx show.

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 11:18 AM

floor will be general admission, balcony is seated.

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 11:21 AM

A Bit of Fry and Laurie >>>>>>>>>>>>> House

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 11:35 AM

Tashaki Miyaki folks

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 11:37 AM

Capitol Theater's 21+ policy is going to ruin it. Doing that kind of age restriction for Ray LaMontagne on a $67 ticket??

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 2:11 PM

This venue is not gonna do well with that age policy.

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 2:26 PM

LULZ
"Elton John has been feuding with Madonna on and off for the last few years, but his remarks about her in an interview for Australian TV that aired on Sunday night were harsh, even for him. Not only did he declare her career “over,” but he said she looked like a “fairground stripper.” "

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 4:22 PM

Is there an opener for the xx? Or anyone knows set times?

Posted by Eduardo | August 6, 2012 4:32 PM

1. Cyndi Lauper > Madonna
2. Stones > Beatles
3. Prince > Michael Jackson
4. Portishead > Radiohead
5 . Hummus > all other food forms

Each of these statements are easily factual.

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 4:37 PM

3 and 5 are incorrect. 60%.

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 4:57 PM

3, 4, 5 are incorrect.

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 6:19 PM

2, 3, and 5 are incorrect. Otherwise, you betcha

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 7:20 PM

Everything going on live tonight is inferior to this recorded piece

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=npvhZbuzx18

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2012 7:23 PM

2m f4 qand r57 are cohtrdtc

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