I was about 2 seconds away from posting this, fully linked, and heading back out to Fun Fun Fun Fest when my computer crashed and I lost it all. I don't have it in me to do the whole thing over, so please accept my apologies and this unlinked version of the post today...

this is how I was feeling when it happened (more by Chris La Putt)
SF

today in NYC
CantaTacco @ Barbes
Less Than Jakes on a boat
Golem, Kagero @ Union Pool
The Debutante Hour @ Barbes
Tim Berne Quintet @ The Stone
Jeff Mangum @ Loews Asbury Park
The Glands, Emperor X @ Maxwell's
Jay-Z, Kanye West @ Izod Center
The Jeff Gauthier Goatette @ The Stone
Banda Sinaloense de los Muertos @ Barbes
Blind Pilot, Aunt Martha @ Bowery Ballroom
Wim, Rarechild, Steel Phantoms @ Glasslands
Surfer Blood, Pixies @ Paramount Theater (LI)
Chromeo, Mayer Hawthorne, Breakbot @ Terminal 5
Gary Lucas' Gods & Monsters @ Le Poisson Rouge
Crooked Fingers, Strand of Oaks @ Cameo Gallery
The Australian Pink Floyd Show @ Best Buy Theater
Anatomy of Habit, Vaura, Rosenkopf @ Saint Vitus
Hiro Kone, The Present, DJ Dutch E Germ @ Zebulon
The Hood Internet, The Kickdrums @ Knitting Factory
Slow Animal, Heaven's Gate, Perfect Teeth @ Cake Shop
LA Riots, John Hamilton, George Garcia @ Santos Party House
The Rival Mob, Young Offenders, Give, Airfix Kits @ The Acheron
Screaming Females, The Men, Street Eaters, 3Jane @ 285 Kent Ave
Ninjasonik, Navegante, Imani Uzuri, Rich Medina DJ @ Brooklyn Museum
Boom Boom Kid, Wud Link, Ilegales Sin Fronteras, Mi Culpa @ ABC No Rio
Sweet Cyanide, Wool Over Eyes, Soul Singing Experience @ Bowery Electric
Pygmy Lush, Ancient Sky, Ghastly City Sleep, Alex Drewchin @ Death By Audio
The Features, Beast Make Bomb, Around The World and Back @ Knitting Factory
Unstoppable Death Machines, Lantern, Eola, Roomrunner, Gulls @ Shea Stadium
Steve Kimock, Bobby Vega, Bernie Worrell, Wally Ingram, XVSK @ Brooklyn Bowl
Chat Logs, Many Mansions, Matter Waves, Yvette, Alaskas @ Big Snow Buffalo Lodge
Cynic, Obscura, The Red Chord, A Life Once Lost, Scale The Summit, Fight Amp @ Gramercy Theatre

What else?