Posted in To Do | music | tour dates on October 31, 2012

Cars floating in underground garage on Stone St. (via @wingedfeetxc)

Almost every NYC area show on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday was cancelled, and tonight (10/31) (aka Halloween) is looking a little better but still a large percentage of the shows are cancelled.

Tonight's Big Freedia show at Brooklyn Bowl is still on but opener Vockah Redu dropped off. Doors open at 6 PM and the show starts at 9 PM. Admission is free before 7 PM and after that it's $15-$20. UPDATE: Hess is More and Oh Land added to this show.

As mentioned, Aimee Mann and Ted Leo are playing Music Hall of Williamsburg tonight and honoring tickets for Bowery Ballroom or Music Hall of Williamsburg, with plans to reschedule the original Bowery Ballroom date for some time next week.

Music Hall of Williamsburg was only available for Aimee and Ted's show tonight because the Jackie Greene show is cancelled. Refunds are available at the point of purchase.

The Halloween shows in Williamsburg, including Glasslands' covers show, Death by Audio's covers show, and Cameo's free, weekly Big Terrific comedy (early) and The Hold Steady's Dan Neustadt and friends playing MIchael Jackson's Thriller (late), are still on. All door proceeds for tonight's Glasslands show are going to the Red Cross. Ted Leo tweeted he was gonna try and stop by Glasslands after Aimee Mann.

The Misfits annual Halloween show at Highline Ballroom is still on. No it's not. Update:: "The Misfits will go on, but not tonight. Due to weather complications, it is rescheduled for Dec 16th."

Murphy's Law at Trash Bar appears to be happening.

Saint Vitus is open and hosting a Van Halen / David Lee Roth cover band.

Acheron is open too with Author and Punisher.

The World/Inferno Friendship Society annual Halloween show at Warsaw is still on.

285 Kent, however, cancelled their Halloween show tonight. Organizer Todd P says, "We had to cancel Halloween, but it was not 285 Kent's decision; the organizers and bands involved [cancelled]. We would 100% do it and are pretty determined to book something else."

The Meter Men and other shows at BB King's appear to be happening.

Bad news from Dita Von Teese "Regrettably, all NYC StripStripHooray shows are cancelled. Tix will be refunded by LiveNation, & we will be back in early 2013. Thank you all for the support, we were so excited about these sold out shows! Stay safe, NYC! X." StripStripHooray was to have happened this week at Gramercy Theatre.

Wintersleep and Elliot Brood were supposed to play Knitting Factory last night, but are instead playing tonight.

Pete's Candy Store is open.

The Pit is open.

Open mic comedy at The Creek, followed by comedy by MURDERFIST, Joe Machi, Jesse Joyce, and The Cowmen, followed by more open mic comedy is all happening.

The Halloween show at Union Hall with Dionne Werewolf and Hall-oween and Oates is still on.

Halloween at The Film Society at Lincoln Center is open.

The Halloween show at Goodbye Blue Monday with Snake Monsters, Scorpion Child, and The Biomechanic is still on.

Littlefield is hosting a Halloween comedy show.

The Everymen, Runny, and Zac Clark & the Griswolds play Grand Victory tonight.

As mentioned, Andrew WK's Autumn Bowl show is cancelled.

As mentioned, Smashing Pumpkins at Barclays Center is cancelled.

As mentioned, the Park Slope Halloween parade and the Village Halloween Parade are both cancelled. But the VIllage Halloween Parade may still happen on a later date.

As mentioned, the Halloween show at the Bowery Electric is cancelled tonight.

The Hess Is More Halloween concert at Mercury Lounge is cancelled. UPDATE: Hess is More and Oh Land are now playing with Big Freedia at Brooklyn Bowl.

The Halloween show at WEIRD with Bellicose Minds and others is cancelled.

The Halloween show at SOB's is cancelled.

The party at House of Vans is cancelled. They write, "Hallo-Wolfbat is cancelled. The house of vans got two feet of water inside. We are planning to reschedule for a later date. It could be up to a month. All the electrical, sound, and lighting was damaged. Please spread the word. I'll let everyone know the outcome. Looks like it may be a end of the world party in December. I'm sorry"

The Reckless Kelly show at Bowery Ballroom has been postponed.

The Halloween party at The DL with Designer Drugs has been postponed.

Le Poisson Rouge still lists shows for tonight as of this post, but has no power, so cancellations are likely. And actually, "We are sorry to report that Mondo Indie Dance Party Presents MONDOWEEN! is canceled tonight due to power outages from Hurricane Sandy. We wish you all a safe Halloween and a speedy recovery from the storm." UPDATE: LPR confirms they are totally closed.

The Bell House is closed.
Canal Room is closed.
Pianos is closed.
The Living Room is closed.
Cake Shop is closed.
Rockwood Music Hall is closed.
Fontana's is closed.
Santos Party House is closed.
Sunshine Cinema is closed.

A whole bunch of Thursday show are cancelled too.

What else?



Comments (15)

what about Page and the Meters at BB King's?

Posted by trey anastasio | October 31, 2012 1:38 PM

Funny, LPR website still sells tix for tonight.
Interesting that gramercy theater and highline ballroom could've arranged for electricity.

Posted by ME | October 31, 2012 1:41 PM

what about Chicken and the Cornbreads at BBQ's?

Posted by Anonymous | October 31, 2012 1:41 PM

Murphy's Law at Trash Bar in Williamsburg is still happening tonight!

Posted by Anonymous | October 31, 2012 1:47 PM

BB King's seems to be open. updated.
added Murphy's Law
Reworded LPR blurb a bit. They definitely don't have power right now, but do still list shows for now.


Posted by brooklynvegan | October 31, 2012 1:49 PM

Mondoween at LPR confirmed cancelled.

Posted by brooklynvegan | October 31, 2012 1:52 PM

Free Halloween Party @ Spike Hill is STILL ON for tonight ($100 bar tab costume contest)

Posted by Anonymous | October 31, 2012 2:31 PM

Mamouns on St. Marks is closed, but Hummus Kitchen on 76th street still open.

Posted by Anonymous | October 31, 2012 2:47 PM

Not Dita Von Teese!!!! I've been saving it up for two long ass weeks and was looking to have the creamiest shorts this side of 'sconsin tonight! Dammit!

Posted by Anonymous | October 31, 2012 2:54 PM

The Everymen, Runny and standup comedy by Zach Garner. Free Halloweenicane relief party at Grand Victory tonight.

Posted by Anonymous | October 31, 2012 3:06 PM

City Winery is open!
Live semi-acoustic show with Al Stewart and Rachael Sage. Cash only! Limited menu full bar!

Posted by Allison | October 31, 2012 4:16 PM

Fuck that!

Posted by Anonymous | October 31, 2012 5:52 PM

nice set of fake tits on Von Teese. suck me beautiful, on your knees.

Posted by Anonymous | November 3, 2012 7:53 PM

Our accident that strange, different ...

Posted by Acompanhantes SP | May 15, 2013 11:31 PM

poor cars.

Posted by catering winnipeg | July 8, 2013 1:18 PM

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