Christopher Owens (with Girls) @ T5, Jan. 2012 (more by Amanda Hatfield)
Christopher Owens

today in NYC
* Whiplash @ UCB
* Francois K. @ Cielo
* Brain Cloud @ Barbes
* Chica Libre @ Barbes
* The Bengsons @ 54 Bellow
* Ryan Scott Oliver @ Joe's Pub
* Leroy Justice @ Brooklyn Bowl
* Har Mar Superstar @ Ace Hotel
* Nicolas Hodges @ Carnegie Hall
* Christopher Cross @ City Winery
* Todd Barry, Nick Turner @ Union Hall
* Ellie Goulding, St. Lucia @ Terminal 5
* Matt Nelson, Peter Evans, Dan Peck @ Sycamore
* Christopher Owens, Melted Toys @ Bowery Ballroom
* Riverwild, Baroque Punk, Slothbear, Jackpot @ Glasslands
* Revered Vince Anderson and His Love Choir @ Union Pool
* Animals in Need Benefit Show w/ The Bashers @ Sullivan Hall
* Corrections House, York Factory Complaint @ Saint Vitus Bar
* Smother, Cairo, Aye Aye Rabbit, Glockabelle @ Death By Audio
* Black Onassis, Roy Orbit, Cosmonaut, Baby Alpaca @ Mercury Lounge
* EDOM, Man Made Sun, Sonus Maximus, Black Furs @ Pianos
* Baked, Heaven's Gate, Tom Blacklung and the Somkestacks @ Shea Stadium
* Talibam!, Jerkagram, Big Plastic Finger, Richard Papercuts @ Public Assembly
* Jayne Eyre, Modest Midas, Thresholder, The Mayor of Bad News @ Cameo Gallery
* Wyatt Cenac, Reggie Watts, D.C. Benny, Naomi Ekperigin, Scott Moran @ Littlefield
* My Great Host, Bird Call, Future Screens, Amalie Brunn @ The Studio at Webster Hall
* Aaron Lee Tasjan, The Malefactors of Great Wealth, Jon Chinn @ Rockwood Music Hall
* Precious Metal w/ Hivesmasher, Fashion Week, Flaming Tusk, SOS, DJ Zeena Koda@ Lit
* Laura Cortese, Bailey Cooke, The Broken Stares, The Birdhive Boys @ Pete's Candy Store
* Fifth Nation, Function for Fiction, The Owl and I, Indian, Coach N Commando @ Bowery Electric
* Living Colour, 24-7 Spyz, Burnt Sugar, The Arkestra Chamber, Nona Hendryx @ Highline Ballroom

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In addition to being Martin Luther King Day, today is also Obama's presidential inauguration. Check out the Spotify playlist he made for the occasion.

Italian dream pop outfit Brothers in Law, who will be in America in March for SXSW, have a new video for their song "Leave Me (Shadow II) and you can watch it below.

The Amazing, who are back in NYC to play Mercury Lounge on 1/25, were just on Letterman,. Check out the video below...

What else?

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Brothers in Law - "Leave Me (Shadow II)

The Amazing - Gone - Live on David Letterman