Andrew WK at Webster Hall, April 2012 (more by Dana (distortion) Yavin)
We already told you that Andrew WK is hosting The Syndicate's annual pre-CMJ "Conflict of Interest" party at Rebel NYC on Monday (10/15, free with RSVP) but he'll also be making some other appearances next week, though none of them are him playing live.
He'll DJ between bands at the RockStar Motel Showcase at Santos on October 19 with performances from Enemy Planes, bloodnstuff and more TBA. Then on Saturday, October 20 he'll be one of the guest judges at New York Night Train's Soul Clap Dance-Off at Brooklyn Bowl. Other judges include Alexei Perry Cox (Handsome Furs), Daughn Gibson, Mac Demarco, Taraka Larson (Prince Rama), Ultramantis Black (Chikara Pro Wrestling), Cassie Ramone (Vivian Girls). Soul Clap starts late (11:30 PM) and tickets are available.
And if you have a CMJ badge you can see Andrew WK speak on the "Turning The Spotlight: The Power Of Motivated Fans" panel which happens at the Kimmel Center (NYU, Room 905/907) on October 18 at 12:30 PM.
Did you go see Andrew WK play "1,000,000 volts of party music" through David Blaine's body?
Speaking of New York Night Train, Jonathan Toubin has some other NYC appearances coming up. He'll DJ with Kid Congo Powers at Home Sweet Home on October 19 for the "Shakin' All Over" party. Then on Saturday, October 27 he'll host "Haunted Hop" costume party at Brooklyn Bowl which in addition to playing cool spooky 45s will feature horror-themed Burt Bacharach cover band Dionne Werewolf (!) and more. Tickets are on sale now. All upcoming Jonathan Toubin appearances are listed below, along with party flyers.
Jonathan Toubin - 2012 Tour Dates
SAT 10/13/2012 Record Bar Kansas City, Missouri Stars on 45 with Joc Max and DJ Hooligan
SAT 10/20/2012 Brooklyn Bowl Brooklyn, New York Soul Clap & Dance Off
SAT 10/27/2012 Brooklyn Bowl Brooklyn, New York New York Night Train 7th Anniversary Haunted Hop with Dionne Werewolf
TUE 10/30/2012 Siberia New Orleans, Louisiana Jonathan Toubin Haunted House
FRI 11/2/2012 WFMU RECORD FAIR New York City, New York
SAT 11/3/2012 Los Globos Los Angeles, California Soul Clap & Dance Off
TUE 11/6/2012 LIV/Bohemian Caverns Washington, DC Soul Clap & Dance Off//BYT Presents: Election Party
SAT 11/10/2012 Old Miami Detroit, Michigan Soul Clap & Dance-Off
SAT 11/17/2012 Brooklyn Bowl Brooklyn, New York Soul Clap & Dance Off
SAT 11/24/2012 The Earl Atlanta, Georgia Soul Clap & Dance Off with The Gaye Blades (live)
SAT 12/1/2012 Turf Club St. Paul, Minnesota Soul Clap & Dance-Off
SAT 12/15/2012 Brooklyn Bowl Brooklyn, New York Soul Clap & Dance Off
SAT 12/29/2012 The Hideout Chicago, Illinois Soul Clap & Dance Off