Grimes @ Pier 84, August 2012 (more by Amanda Hatfield)

today in NYC
* The Weeknd @ Terminal 5
* Just Blaze, DJ Soul @ Santos
* Pet Bottle Ningen @ The Stone
* Nouvelle Vague @ Irving Plaza
* 2:54, Jangula @ Mercury Lounge
* Al Green @ The Capitol Theatre
* Lez Zeppelin @ Highline Ballroom
* Counting Crows @ Roseland Ballroom
* Tin Horses, Baked @ Death By Audio
* CMA Songwriters Series @ Joe's Pub
* Milo Greene, Lucius @ Bowery Ballroom
* Silent Drape Runners @ Magic Futurebox
* Langhorne Slim & The Law @ Brooklyn Bowl
* Gabe Kahane, Shara Worden, Brooklyn RIder @ Carnegie Hall
* Disclosure, Jim-e Stack @ Mercury Lounge
* Pamelia Kurstin with Pete Drungle @ Barbes
* Bitch Magnet, Moss Icon @ (le) poisson rouge
* Poison Dartz, Robin Vote, Eartheater @ Zebulon
* Grimes, Myths, Mykki Blanco @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
* Mia Riddle & Her Band, Balene, Paul Jefferson, CBX @ Union Pool
* Lazer Cake, Junior Prom, Rocket & The Ghost @ Cameo Gallery
* Ratking, Sinkane of Yeasayer, Physical Therapy DJ set @ Puma Store
* THEESatisfaction, Mykki Blanco, Wishes, DJ Mursi Layne @ Grasslands
* The New Trust (members of Velvet Teen), Des Ark, Active Bird Community @ Cake Shop
* He's My Brother She's My Sister, Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles @ Knitting Factory
* The Hate My Day Jobs, Lost Boy?, Queen Orlenes, Bodyface, The N'ere Dowells @ Pianos
* Janeane Garofalo, Christian Finnegan @ EastVille Comedy Club
* Treasure Fingers, Flying Horse, Alex English DJ set, Sean Glass DJ set @ The DL
* Iwrestledabearonce, Oceano, Vanna, Within The Ruins, The Plot In You, Surrounded By Monsters @ Santos Party House

Grimes begins her sold-out, four-night NYC run tonight at Music Hall of Williamsburg.

Meanwhile, The Weeknd begins his three-night NYC run tonight too. Tonight and tomorrow's Terminal 5 shows are sold out but tickets for Saturday's Paradise Theater show are still available.

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The Fresh & Onlys, who are here next week, released a documentary short on the making of their very good new album, Long Slow Dance, which you can watch below.

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The Fresh & Onlys - "Long Slow Dance"

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