What’s going on Wednesday?
Yeah Yeah Yeahs @ Lollapalooza 2009 (more by Paul Birman)
tonight in NYC
* Jeremy Warmsley @ Pianos
* U2, Muse @ Giants Stadium
* Pronto, Brian Bonz @ Union Hall
* Ryan Adams at Morrison Hotel Gallery
* Yeah Yeah Yeahs @ Radio City Music Hall
* Snow Patrol, Plain White T’s @ Beacon Theatre
* Starfucker, Deelay Ceelay @ Santos Party House
* Pink Noise, Bonnie Baxter, Fan Tan @ Zebulon
* Moby, Kelli Scarr @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
* Screaming Females, The Measure, Mattress @ Maxwell’s
* Tony Conrad & Branden W. Joseph @ Issue Project Room
* Hedgehog, QSBS, Pink Reason & Matt Horseshit @ Silent Barn
* Extra Golden, Antimagic, Grandchildren @ Knitting Factory Brooklyn
* An Evening with the Minus 5, Baseball Project, Steven Wynn IV @ Bowery Ballroom
* National Parks party w/ Alison Krauss, Counting Crows & more @ Central Park East Meadow
* Ravens and Chimes, Your Nature, Pow Wow & Jump Into The Gospel @ Southpaw
* Spectacle with Elvis Costello & guests Ray Lamontagne, Lyle Lovett, John Prine @ Apollo Theatre
* Shooting Spires, Legs, Champagne Sequins, Broccoli Destroyer, Graffiti Monsters, Lord Easy @ DBA
* All That Remains, Lacuna Coil, Maylene & The Sons of Disaster, From Sword to Sunrise @ Irving Plaza
Happy 60th birthday Bruce Springsteen.
Lebowski Fest is underway. Flyer below…
The lineup for the free party/show tonight in Central Park to celebrate Ken Burns‘ National Parks documentary includes Alison Krauss, Counting Crows, Carole King, Eric Benet, Gavin DeGraw, Jose Feliciano, Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas, and Augustana.
Kendrick Strauch of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs covered an entire YYYs album and is giving it away for free.
U2‘s 360 tour stops at Giants Stadium tonight and tomorrow. Muse opens. If you thought your ticket was expensive, look at the cost per person U2 is spending to put the tour on.
Pronto (which features Mikael Jorgensen of Wilco) plays Union Hall with Brian Bonz.
Phoenix play the Apple Store tomorrow.
Bowery Ballroom hosts ‘An Evening with the Minus 5, Baseball Project and Steven Wynn IV’. Shuffling those roles will be Scott McCaughey, Peter Buck, Steve Wynn and Linda Pitmon.
Elvis Costello performs and tapes his ‘Spectacle’ TV show with guests Ray Lamontagne, Lyle Lovett and John Prine at Apollo Theatre.
Moby plays at Music Hall of Williamsburg with Kelli Scarr (of Moonraker). On Monday he was at Irving.
Starfucker (soon to be “formerly known as Starfucker”) play Santos Party House with Deelay Ceelay.
Issue Project Room hosts Tony Conrad & Branden W. Joseph (wuthor of Beyond the Dream Syndicate: Tony Conrad and the Arts after Cage) in a reading and discussion followed by a performance by Tony Conrad….
Tyondai Braxton talks about Central Market in a video below…
Times New Viking‘s new video for “No Time, No Hope” below…