Written by Patrick McNamara Monday - October 3, 2016 A.D. James Blake plays Radio City Music Hall. He is a good music man. ( SHOW INFO // TICKETS) VIDEO Summer Cannibals play Baby's All Right. They are a good band. ( SHOW INFO // TICKETS) Frightened Rabbit play (le) poisson rouge. Good band. ( SHOW INFO // TICKETS) VIDEO and what would you say if I told you they were a good band. ( Pity Sex play Market Hotel SHOW INFO // TICKETS) Other notable Monday shows = Bad Religion at Irving Plaza (good band) Tuesday - October 4, 2016 A.D. and with a name like Diarrhea Planet they gotta be good. ( Diarrhea Planet play Music Hall of Williamsburg SHOW INFO // TICKETS)
*this is Diarrheal Planet's world we're all just pooping uncontrollably in it
VIDEO . If you want to see a good band, here's your good band. ( Feels play Shea Stadium SHOW INFO // TICKETS) VIDEO Other notable Tuesday shows = Saint Vitus at Saint Vitus (ha! terrific!) + How to Dress Well at Webster Hall (good dresser) + __________ at you know where Wednesday - October 5, 2016 A.D. (w/ Built to Spill play Brooklyn Bowl Hop Along & Alex G). Built to Spill is not a good band. Built to Spill is the best band. ( SHOW INFO // TICKETS) VIDEO . ( Sigur Ros play Radio City Music Hall SHOW INFO // TICKETS)
“Sigur Ros is a good band." - some angel in heaven right now probably
VIDEO . They're a good band. I've told you this before but being good bears repeating. ( Donovan Wolfington play Shea Stadium SHOW INFO // TICKETS) Other notable Wednesday shows = Spit at The Footlight (good band) + Lazyeyes at Rough Trade (good band) + Pantha Du Prince at Music Hall of Williamsburg (good prince) + Thick at Good Room (good band) Thursday - October 6, 2016 A.D. . This is a good joke. ( Fugazi (reunion!) play Town Hall SHOW INFO // TICKETS) VIDEO . You bet your breakfast this band is good. You bet your breakfast. ( Japanese Breakfast play Baby's All Right SHOW INFO // TICKETS) . ( Sigur Ros plays Kings Theatre SHOW INFO // TICKETS)
"Sigur Ros is not a good band." - Satan in Hell
VIDEO . This was a good video game. ( Crystal Castles play Warsaw SHOW INFO // TICKETS) VIDEO (w/ The Faint play Webster Hall Gang of Four & Pictureplane). There are good bands and then there are good bands. The Faint is the former. And the latter. ( SHOW INFO // TICKETS) VIDEO Other notable Thursday shows = Titus Andronicus at Cannon's Blackthorn (good band - tricky location) + Jerry Seinfeld at Beacon Theater (Jerry Seinfeld is a good band) Friday - October 7, 2016 A.D. tonight. Gotta read them good details tho. Free Green Day show at Rough Trade VIDEO . The New Yorker is a good magazine (even though I've never even been a finalist for their cartoon caption contest but whatever “Jesus Shaves “is gonna get me to the winner's circle someday I just know it) The New Yorker Festival starts at various New York venues . Two good bands one good artist and a microphone. ( Shamir & Waxahatchee & Mutual Benefit play Industry City SHOW INFO // TICKETS) VIDEO . What We Talk About When We Talk About Good Bands. ( Joan of Arc play Knitting Factory SHOW INFO // TICKETS) VIDEO . Good Elizabethan tragedy. Even better band. ( Titus Andronicus play Market Hotel SHOW INFO // TICKETS) “Titus Andronicus the band is better than Shakespeare the man." - Oh My Rockness VIDEO . If you think this band is good you better stop thinking because you're absolutely right already. ( Sunflower Bean play Music Hall of Williamsburg SHOW INFO // TICKETS) Other notable Friday shows = Green Day at Rough Trade (free! see details) + Warpaint at Warsaw (good band) + Vetiver at Union Pool (good band) + Sigur Ros at Kings Theatre (I think we're good with this one) + Jacuzzi Boys at Baby's All Right (good band) Saturday - October 8, 2016 A.D. . “Green Day is a good band." - Patrick, 1994 ( Green Day play Webster Hall SHOW INFO // TICKETS) VIDEO . Good band. Buh-lieve me. ( Warpaint play Bowery Ballroom SHOW INFO // TICKETS) VIDEO w/ creative contributions of these good band members: A tribute to Steely Dan at Shea Stadium The So So Glos, Speedy Ortiz, Ava Luna & more. ( SHOW INFO // TICKETS) Steely Dan. Good band? VIDEO . He's a good dad. ( Father John Misty plays Gramercy Theatre SHOW INFO // TICKETS) VIDEO Other notable Saturday shows = Sturgill Simpson at Kings Theatre (good singer) + Descendents w/ Fucked Up at PlayStation Theater (good bands - bad venue name) + Balance and Composure at Rough Trade (good price - free) + Glenn Branca at Roulette (good living legend) + Richard Lloyd at The Bowery Electric (samesies) Sunday - October 9, 2016 A.D. . A good band, you say? And how! ( Merchandise play Market Hotel SHOW INFO // TICKETS) . ( The Get Up Kids play WFMU Monty Hall SHOW INFO // TICKETS)
Don't worry I'll catch youuuuu! Don't worry I'll catch youuuuu. Don't ever worrrrrrayyyyyyy! You're STILL all the mattttterrrrrrs to mayyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy!
The Get Up Kids is a good band.
VIDEO Other notable Sunday shows = Van Morrison at Forest Hills Stadium (good all-purpose vehicle)
We blobbed about some good shows and songs and bands.