New Pornographers playing Rockwood, but did AC Newman get to see Lizzo?
The New Pornographers' new album, In the Morse Code of Brake Lights, is out this week (listen to a few songs below) and the band will start their tour with Lady Lamb on Friday in Madison, WI. Currently, though, the band are in NYC doing press, and will be doing a four-piece stripped down set, as well as an interview, at Rockwood Music Hall today (9/25) at 5 PM. It's a private show, but frontman AC Newman tweeted "If I know you or just think you’re cool, I could probably put you on the list."
Rockwood is a much smaller venue than the NYC show they play November 7 at Brooklyn Steel (tickets).
Meanwhile, Carl Newman spent Tuesday night, apparently, trying to get into the Lizzo show at Radio City Music Hall (to no avail it seems):