What’s going on Saturday?
GGD on a Rocks Off Boat recently (more by Jessica Amaya)
today in NYC
* Burning Fleshtival
* Life in a Blender @ Barbes
* Zeena Parkins @ The Stone
* William Winant @ The Stone
* Kassav, T-Vice @ Terminal 5
* Anvil, ELKS @ Bowery Ballroom
* Black Lips, Night Beats @ Maxwell’s
* Scott Kettner’s Forro Brass Band @ Barbes
* They Might Be Giants @ the Stone Pony (NJ)
* Marissa Nadler, Faces On Film @ Littlefield
* Virginia Coalition @ Rocks Off Concert Cruise
* Double Dutch Divas @ Josie Robertson Plaza
* Ponderosa Stomp @ Damrosch Park Bandshell
* Eiko @ Koma @ Paul Milstein Pool, Hearst Plaza
* Christie Front Drive, Patrick Park @ The Bell House
* Ill Fits, Rewards, The Sundelles @ Cameo Gallery
* Eels, The Submarines @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
* Albert Hammond Jr. (DJ set), Slam Donahue @ Brooklyn Bowl
* Naam, Dead Stars, Unstoppable Death Machines @ Union Pool
* McDonalds, Bells, Moonmen On The Moon, Man @ Bruar Falls
* Stats, Gods & Queens, Ain’t Rights, Dangerbird @ ABC No Rio
* Craft Spells, Gardens and Villa, Selebrities @ Mercury Lounge
* Prince Language, Das Racist (DJ), Ital, Vockah Redu, XXXY @ P.S.1
* The Knux, Mr. Mothafuckin Exquire @ The Studio at Webster Hall
* The So So Glos, Nova Social, Ghost Ghost, Old Monk @ Knitting Factory
* Sonny & The Sunsets, The Sandwitches, Friends, Carnivores @ Glasslands
* Teebs, Saturn Never Sleeps, Taylor McFerrin, Suzi Analogue @ Knitting Factory
* Dr. John & The Lower 911, Chuck Brown, Red Baraat @ Prospect Park Bandshell
* American Royalty, Waking Lights, Crazy & Brains, Prewer Yardsale @ Lit Lounge
* Jesse Malin & The St. Marks Social, Young Things, River James @ Bowery Electric
* Martha Wainwright, Teddy Thompson, Hayes Carll, Rhett Miller @ Stuvesant Town
* Gang Gang Dance, Zeds Dead, Claude VonStroke, BAIO (Vampire Weekend) (DJ set), The Hood Internet, Bosco Delrey (Mad Decent Block Party) @ South Street Seaport
* The Party Machine Hosted By Arden Myrin and Lisa deLarios w/ Janeane Garofalo / Jena Friedman / James Adomian / Bobby Tisdale / Brent Weinbach and Moshe Kasher / Plus, Adira Amram and the Experience @ Union Hall
* Hume, Dope Body, Cloud Becomes Your Hand, The Dreebs, Daniel Moon King @ Death By Audio
Aretha Franklin‘s PNC Bank Arts Center show tonight was cancelled at some point. She does have a free show coming up in Coney Island though.
Read more about the free shows happening this weekend, including The Raveonettes on Sunday at Beekman Beer Garden.
We forgot one in that free shows post though: Martha Wainwright, Teddy Thompson, Hayes Carll and Rhett Miller today at Stuyvesant Town.
Check out This Week in Indie for more on some shows.
Today is another edition of PS1 Warm Up.
Alternatively there’s the Mad Decent Block Party happening at South Street Seaport. Set times HERE.
Ill Fits, who play Cameo tonight, has members of MGMT and Amazing Baby.
Newport Folk Fest is this weekend in Rhode Island. The PS 22 Chorus played the fest today. Check out a video of Denise from PS 22 covering Lady Gaga with band director Gregg Breinberg, below.
Timber Timbre have a new video for “Bad Ritual”. Check it out below.