Tonight's NYC-area shows include Pere Ubu (back with "classic lineup" bassist), Sparta, Alkaline Trio, Ted Leo/Frankie Rose, Gaslight Anthem, Cake/Ben Folds, Ra Ra Riot ('Rhumb Line' anniversary), and more.
"The video represents a flux in space-memory after mankind has spontaneously dematerialized. Traveling from a disenchanted Earth to a new planet in the cosmos, the remnants of human life are harnessed through the motion of architectural crystallization, as humanity’s memories and dreams are projected as fractured ruins..."
Royal Headache, Ryan Adams, Seth Bogart (aka Hunx), Okkervil River, Patti Smith, Flight of the Conchords, Gary Higgins, Los Robertas, DZ Deathrays, and more NYC show options for this rather stacked Wednesday.
The 2012 edition of MusicFestNWtakes place in September 5 - 9 at 18 venues in Portland, OR and will feature performances from over 150 bands, including Passion Pit, Hot Snakes, Girl Talk, Danny Brown, Beirut Silversun Pickups, Dinosaur Jr...