Posted in music on January 30, 2013

Matthew Dear at Knitting Factory in 2011 (more by Winnie Cheung)
Matthew Dear

BLACK: a conceptual music experience, an ode to a color that is a lifestyle, a color that defines New York. We will embrace the edge of culture in music and art, while revering its inexhaustible history. The event will feature live musical performances by Matthew Dear, The Virgins, The Rapture DJ's, and Jim-E Stack.

Enjoy custom art installations by Young & Sick and Charlie Nesi, and video projections from Trevor Owsley, Joel Walker, and Jason Naylor. LA lifestyle shop Black Banditz will have a pop-up tatoo shop upstairs in the VIP lounge.

The "conceptual music experience" known as BLACK will go down at chichi LES club Capitale on Feburary 21. It's from the same people who orchestrated the "Full Moon" party that Yacht played down by South Street Seaport last summer. Could be fun? Tickets are on sale now.

Flyer for BLACK and Matthew Dear tour dates, below...

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Matthew Dear --- 2013 Tour Dates
Fri 02/01/13 1015 Folsom San Francisco CA MossMoss, Giraffage
Thu 02/21/13 Capitale New York NY (Live), Vito & Druzzi (The Rapture DJs)
Sat 03/16/13 Plaza Mayor Medellin

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Comments (12)

What the fuck happened to the Virgins?? They had an album with several pretty decent songs, then... nothing

Posted by Anonymous | January 30, 2013 2:36 PM

That full moon party had the lamest mainstream ohio expats crowd, don't hold your breath...
and capitale is not a club and is def not in the LES. Know your town!

Posted by tzion | January 30, 2013 2:37 PM

I'm soooo fucking gay.

Posted by Anonymous | January 30, 2013 2:38 PM

I heard the virgins dude was like super angsty at that mercury lounge reunion show last year.

Posted by Anonymous | January 30, 2013 2:55 PM

They just signed as the first band onto Julian Casablancas's new record label.

Posted by Anonymous | January 30, 2013 4:46 PM

I prefer the color TAN.

And I bet you know why...

Posted by Anonymous | January 30, 2013 5:32 PM

They should have done some research into calling there party the black party

Posted by Anonymous | January 30, 2013 6:29 PM

You're going to have to blow the doorman to get into this party

Posted by Anonymous | January 31, 2013 12:59 PM

there will be maybe one actual BLACK person at this irrelevant party (the doorman)

Posted by Anonymous | January 31, 2013 10:23 PM

Race baiting isn't interesting. Black is more than a skin tone. If you hate racism, don't fuel it with idiotic trolling.

Posted by anon | February 4, 2013 4:56 PM

RE: Tan,

RE: Blowing doormen

RE: one 'BLACK' person at this "irrelevant " party

TO ALL OF YOU: I strongly bet that none of you could even afford a ticket to this even. haha you welfare freeloading pieces of shit....

AND RE "ONE ACTUAL BLACK MAN - THE DOOR MAN." ---- lets hope he's arabic. YOU IGNORANT FOOL

uneducated bastards....

Posted by anon | February 6, 2013 5:38 AM

I like black.

Posted by catering winnipeg | June 29, 2013 9:11 PM

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