You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight’s shows, but here are some highlights…
The Mountain Goats, Erin McKeown @ Asbury Lanes
After supporting their D&D-inspired new album In League With Dragons with Brooklyn and Jersey City shows earlier this year, John Darnielle and co. return to the NYC area tonight, this time bringing along folk songwriter Erin McKeown.
XXL Freshman 2019 @ PlayStation Theater
XXL released their much-talked-about list of 2019 Freshmen last month, which highlights the brightest new names in hip hop at the current moment, and they'll be converging on one stage in NYC tonight. All of this year's Freshmen are expected to perform, including Megan Thee Stallion, Tierra Whack, Rico Nasty, DaBaby, Blueface, YBN Cordae, Gunna, Comethazine, Lil Mosey, Roddy Ricch, and YK Osiris.
Jesca Hoop @ Rough Trade
Songwriter Jesca Hoop recently dropped her newest album, Stonechild, which contained her usual songwriting prowess, but with a slightly more political edge. She'll be supporting it tonight at Rough Trade, which is currently her only US date before heading off to Europe later this year.
Stunna 4 Vegas, Blacc Zacc, Retrol$Awesome, D-$tone, Mikey Polo @ Knitting Factory
Frequent DaBaby collaborator Stunna 4 Vegas headlines this night of catchy trap, which also features close associate Blacc Zacc, and other friends Retrol$Awesome, D-$tone, and Mikey Polo.
Butterboy Comedy @ Littlefield
Maeve Higgins is the sole host of tonight's weekly Butterboy Comedy show, which features guests Judah Friedlander (30 Rock, Late Night With Seth Meyers), Leah Bonnema (Chris Gethard Presents, Comedy Knockout), Chris Garcia (@Midnight, Last Call With Carson Daly), Katina Corrao (Broad City, The Daily Show), Jared Goldstein (Comedy Central's Up Next Showcase), and Reg Thomas (New York Comedy Festival).
The Loser's Lounge Tribute to Prince @ City Winery
The original Varick St location of City Winery is closing soon, moving to it's new Pier 57 locations next year, and if you're looking to visit one more time this is a good one. Joe McGinty and the ace Loser's Lounge orchestra paying tribute to Prince with a variety of guest vocalists.
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