tix on sale: At the Drive-In, Land of Talk, Cate Le Bon, The Joy Formidable, Santana, Silento, The Residents, Zombies, more
A bunch of rappers who have songs with dances associated with them, including Silento (“Watch Me [Whip/Nae Nae]”), iLoveMemphis (“Hit the Quan”), DLow (“DLow Shuffle”) and 99 Percent (“Yike It In”), are going on the “Let’s Dance” tour. It hits NYC at Kings Theatre on March 11. Tickets go on Live Nation/Citi presale today at 10 AM and on general sale on Saturday (1/30) at 10 AM.
Smokey Robinson is playing Newark Symphony Hall on May 8. Tickets are on sale now.
Chris Gethard‘s next Career Suicide show is at UCB Theatre on February 9. Tickets are on sale now.
The food-and-music Lunar New Year Festival happens February 20 at Terminal 5 with performances by Far East Movement, Kimberley Chen, Soft Lip and Kina Grannis. Vendors include X’ian Famous Foods, Nom Wah Tea Parlor, Otafuku and more. Tickets are on sale with proceeds benefiting charity Apex for Youth.
Moody Blues frontman Justin Hayward is playing two shows at City Winery on May 24 and 25. Tickets are on sale now.
The annual Stevie Nicks tribute drag/burlesque dance party Night of a Thousand Stevies happens at Irving Plaza on May 13. Tickets are on sale now.
Ska vets The Slackers are playing Bell House on April 2. Tickets are on sale now.
Bonobo will be at Output on February 11, April 29, and June 16. Tickets are on sale now.
Spank Rock, Moistbreezy, and BOYSLASHFRIEND are playing Good Room on February 4. Tickets are on sale now.
Probably not the most exciting show, but worth mentioning that Journey (with their random lead singer) and Santana (who are of course legends but will probably make you sit through “Smooth”) are playing Madison Square Garden on April 13. Tickets are on Journey fan club/AmEx presale. General on-sale starts Saturday (1/30) at 10 AM and a local presale starts Friday (1/29) at 10 AM.
Arena-aspiring rockers The Joy Formidable are releasing their new album Hitch on March 25 and going on tour. They play Irving Plaza on April 14. Tickets go on Album D2C presale Thursday (1/28) at 9 AM, and Live Nation/Music Geeks presales Thursday at noon. General on-sale starts Friday (1/29) at 10 AM. You can watch the video for “The Last Thing on My Mind” off their new album below.
Wild Belle are playing Music Hall of Williamsburg on April 28. Tickets go on sale Friday (1/29) at noon.
Don Giovanni labelmates Giant Peach and Big Eyes are playing Union Pool on February 20. Tickets are available at the door.
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