What’s going on Thursday?
James Murphy @ MHOW last year (more by Tim Griffin)
Psychic TV in Austin last week (more by Tim Griffin)
today in NYC
* Peoples Champ @ Barbes
* Matt Munisteri @ Barbes
* Hip Hop Hannukah @ SOB’s
* Melvin Van Peebles @ Zebulon
* Wu-Tang Clan @ Starland Ballroom
* The National, Wye Oak @ Beacon Theatre
* Serenades, XNY, Inky Jack @ Knitting Factory
* American Babies & guests @ Mercury Lounge
* Psychic TV, Bryin Dall, Cult of Youth @ Europa
* Why?, Serengeti @ Florence Gould Hall (early, late)
* North Highlands, Bell, Parlovr, Leisure @ Glasslands
* Penguin Prison, Vacationer, Gemini Club @ Mercury Lounge
* Ducktails, Amen Dunes, Big Troubles, Hard Bop @ 285 Kent Ave
* Seraphim, Pilgrim, Dutchguts, The Year Is One @ Saint Vitus
* Gamelan Kusuma Laras, Elliot Bergman’s Metal Tongues @ The Stone
* Wadada Leo Smith’s Golden Quartet, Mbira, Thomas Buckner @ Roulette
* Cuddle Magic, The Milkman’s Union, Lady Lamb The Beekeeper @ Union Hall
* Perfect Prescription, My Best Fiend, Zaza, James Ambrose @ Shea Stadium
* Pearl & The Beard, Wakey!Wakey!, Rosi Golan, Casey Shea @ Bowery Ballroom
* Father Figures, Killer Bob, The Chives, Travis Laplante @ Big Snow Buffalo Lodge
* Dubknowdub, Hume, Man Forever, Raft (Pat of These Are Powers), Quiet Hooves @ Death By Audio
* James Murphy (DJ set), Poolside, The Crystal Ark Party Machine, Midnight Magic, DJ Justine D @ Brooklyn Night Bazaar
* Locksley, Lily & The Parlour Tricks, Nat Brower & The Power, The Jonnies, Raccoon Fighter, Little Racer @ The Bell House
* A Not So Silent Night: Christmas with the Wainwrights and McGarrigles @ Town Hall
* A Celebration of the Legendary Don Hill @ Irving Plaza
Union Pool (which has no shows tonight) is collecting cans of food. You bring a can of food (that has been sitting in your kitchen for years) and they give you a Budweiser! Poster below. It runs now through the end of January.
The Brooklyn Night Bazaar is underway.
Check out This Week in Indie for more.