What’s going on Friday?
Think About Life @ BV CMJ, 2009 (more by Tim Griffin)
today in NYC
* J&R MusicFest
* Somi @ Joe's Pub
* The Lisps @ Joe's Pub
* Marianne Dissard @ Barbes
* Les Chauds Lapins @ Barbes
* The Ne(x)tworks String Trio @ The Stone
* DJ Rupture, Tanlines @ Whitney Museum
* Solange Knowles (DJ Set) @ Brooklyn Bowl
* Morgan O'Kane, Phillip Roebuck @ Zebulon
* RJD2, DJ Ray Roc (Girls & Boys) @ Webster Hall
* Coolrunnings, Slam Donahue, Teams, Y/Y @ Pianos
* The Machine (performs Pink Floyd) @ Brooklyn Bowl
* Elk City, Adam's Castle, Animal Hands @ The Rock Shop
* Future Rock @ Rocks Off Concert Cruise - The Temptress
* Ryan Montbleau Band @ Rocks Off Concert Cruise - The Jewel
* Think About Life, Tayisha Busay, Phonetag @ Santos Party House
* Benevento Russo Duo (Highline Piano Series) @ Highline Ballroom
* Xray Eyeballs, Bare Wires, Liquor Store @ Monster Island Basement
* Living Days, Naked Hearts, Teletextile @ The Studio at Webster Hall
* Big Terrific comedy w/ special musical guest Islands @ MHOW
* Arms, TV Torso, Juston Stens & The Get Real Gang @ Mercury Lounge
* Chappo, The Sundelles, Steel Phantoms, Motive, Landlady @ Glasslands
* La Otracina, Bezoar, Wizardry, Unstoppable Death Machines @ Union Pool
* Sisters, Girlfriends, Slow Animal, Sweet Bulbs, Candy Hearts @ Cake Shop
* Apollo Sunshine, The Black Hollies @ Rocks Off Concert Cruise (Halfmoon)
* Zulus, ELKS, Yvette, Hunters, Mega Calderos (Showpaper Benefit) @ Silent Barn
* Knight School, Art Department, Ed Shrader, Starring, Cinnamon Band @ DeathByAudio
* Oneohtrix Point Never, ARP, James Ferraro, Future Shuttle, Blondes (DJ set) (ARP record release) @ Coco 66
* Rangda (Sir Richard Bishop, Ben Chasny and Chris Corsano), Major Stars, D. Charles Speer & The Helix @ Knitting Factory
"Having performed to audiences across four continents, Somi has since worked with or performed alongside the likes of Bobby McFerrin, Baaba Maal, Paul Simon, John Legend, Hugh Masekela, Mos Def, Amel Larrieux, Talib Kweli, Roy Hargrove, and Idan Raichel." tonight at Joe's Pub.
Check out This Week in Indie for more detail on some of tonight and tomorrow's shows.
Have you seen the new issue of NY Press? (NSFW)
Did you see any working inmates before or after the show in Coney Island last night?
J&R MusicFest brings free music to City Hall Park today and Saturday.
Saturday is also the the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival in Marcus Garvey Park which continues in Tompkins Square Park Sunday.
Saturday is also Rock the Bells.
And there's a free show at the Rock Yard on Saturday.
Sunday is also Michael Jackson's birthday party in Prospect Park.
Sunday is also the reinstated final Pool Party.
The Martha's Vineyard Ferries - Wrist Full Of Holes / Monochrome @ DbA
Zachary Cale Band - Come Quietly / Hello Oblivion @ DbA