today in NYC
* Whiplash @ UCB
* Francois K @ Cielo
* Brain Cloud @ Barbes
* Chicha Libre @ Barbes
* Zack Zadek @ Joe's Pub
* Johnny Winter @ B.B King's
* Reel Big Fish @ Irving Plaza
* Har Mar Superstar @ Ace Hotel
* Peter Hook @ Powerhouse Arena
* Tegan & Sara, DIANA @ Beacon Theater (postponed)
* The Campilongo Quartet @ The Living Room
* Palma Violets, Devin, Mainland @ Glasslands
* Outside World, Doozies, Hippy @ Death By Audio
* Robert Earl Keen, Andrea Davidson @ City Winery
* Josh Elkes, The KiD, Chorizo Slim @ Cameo Gallery
* The Wives, Pocket Hercules, Joven @ Arlene's Grocery
* Reverend Vince Anderson and His Love Choir @ Union Pool
* Mean Creek, Thick Wild, Francis Brady, Prairie Empire @ Cake Shop
* Dead Stars, Fan-Tan, Osekre & The Lucky Bastards @ Mercury Lounge
* Palma Violets, Wolves, Of The Opera, Night Vision, Nylon Riots @ Pianos
* Wyatt Cenac, Neal Brennan, Damien Lemon, Joyelle Johnson @ Littlefield
* Ambrosia Parsley, Holly Miranda, Lizz Winstead @ Rockwood Music Hall (Stage 2)
* Rebecca Jordan, Anna Harrington, Mel Flannery, Jesse Terry @ Rockwood Music Hall (Stage 1)
David Byrne and St. Vincent will be on Letterman tonight, performing their song "I Should Watch TV". About that David posted, "The meaning and significance of doing that song on TV is making my head go funny. We haven't done it yet, obviously. I hope we're good." Tune in and find out!
We at BrooklynVegan are presenting an early Palma Violets show at Pianos before their Glasslands show tonight.
Ultraista and Prefuse 73 would have played Music Hall of Williamsburg tonight, but that show is cancelled.
You can catch a free screening Oscar-nominated Rodriguez documentary Searching for Sugar Man tonight at 8 PM as part of the "Music Mondays" series at Videology in Williamsburg. Trailer for the film is below.
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Dirty Beaches will release the followup to his 2011 LP, Badlands, with a double album, Drifters/Love Is The Devil, on May 21 via Zoo Music. You can stream the instrumental title track of the Love Is The Devil portion below.
'Searching for Sugar Man' trailer
Dirty Beaches - "Love Is The Devil"