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Just Announced Shows in NYC

More free summer shows! Plus Kamasi Washington, STRFKR, The Dream Syndicate, Surf Curse, Public Practice, The Avett Brothers, GZA, The Drums, glass beach, Michelle Buteau + more!

July 29, 2021



"The Songs of Big Star" is happening at St. Ann & the Holy Trinity in November with members of Big Star, Yo La Tengo, The Posies, The dB's and more performing. September Gurls forever.

Speaking of stars, Portland rockers STRFKR playing Brooklyn Steel. This show should be the SHT.

Official NYC Homecoming Week *free summer concerts* happening this August in all five boroughs. You probably already heard about the Manhattan one. See the lineups for Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx and Staten Island too!

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A bunch of free summer music/comedy shows were just announced at Little Island at Pier 55 on the Hudson River, including Devonté Hynes of Blood Orange, Michelle Buteau and (personal fav) John Early. RSVP now!

The Avett Brothers are playing three shows at Kings Theatre in Brooklyn. That's one show for each brother and then one more show for both of them to share together. (tickets)

Jazz hero Kamasi Washington playing Beacon Theatre later this fall. Will be both Epic and the Truth. (tickets)

GZA (with special guest Talib Kweli) set to perform his stone cold classic album Liquid Swords at Blue Note. Wu-hoo! (tickets)

Chill popsters Surf Curse set to ride some f***ing soundwaves at Warsaw. (tickets)

Gruff Rhys of Super Furry Animals is doing a solo show at TV Eye in Ridgewood. No pets, please.

'80s era Paisley Underground crew The Dream Syndicate playing new Bushwick venue Brooklyn Made in December. They are not long, the days of wine and roses.

glass beach, Proper. and Where The Home Is = three very solid up-and-coming emoindiepunkpop bands on the same Brooklyn bill. Love when that happens!

The Drums are playing Elsewhere in November. This band. Forever and ever. Amen.

Public Practice, an excellent post ___ punk band you can dance to, announced two (one + one) new Brooklyn shows. Get into them ASAP please.

Uniform, Connan Mockasin, Ducks Ltd., Baby Dayliner, Cheekface, Godcaster, Joe Pera, Kevin Devine and the Goddamn Band, Vivien Goldman, Steely Dan, Hippo Campus, Dead Sara, Emily Reo, Okay Kaya + more!


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07/29 Talk Bazaar, Ackerman, Alexia Avina @ TV EYE

07/29 Slashers, NYCL KAI, Night Children, Glue Head @ Union Pool

07/30 Typhoid Rosie, Linnea's Garden, A.P.E. @ Bar Freda

07/30 North Mississippi Allstars @ City Winery

07/30 North Mississippi Allstars @ City Winery

07/30 Job Fair @ Kings Theatre

07/31 Lea Bertucci, Chris Pitsiokos, Ben Bennett, Shayna Dunkelman @ Jacob Riis Beach

07/31 Pleasure Motel, Mr. Frank, TDA @ Rubulad

07/31 Myrna, Frog, Siul Hughes @ Union Pool

08/01 Lawrence @ Rockwood Music Hall

08/03 Dan Licata, Joe Pera, Janelle James, Rob Cantrell, and more! @ The Bell House

08/04 Janeane Garofalo, Corinne Fisher, Tanael Joachim @ The Sultan Room

08/06 Bad Vacation, Ugly Mutts, Ditch Boys, TDA @ Bushwick Public House

08/06 Baby Dayliner, Seamstress @ Trans-Pecos

08/07 Nihiloceros, Shadow Monster, Leone, Nuclear Family Fantasy @ Bar Freda

08/08 Public Practice, 95 Bulls @ Our Wicked Lady

08/09 Big Daddy Kane, Desiigner, C & C Music Factory, Papoose, Judy Torres, Obasi Jackson, and more! @ Brooklyn Army Terminal

08/10 Zach Ellis (Dead Tooth), DJ Rustam Ospanoff, DJ William Robbins @ Honey's

08/10 Dan Licata, Joe Pera, Jo Firestone, Stavros Halkias, Devon Walker, Eudora Peterson @ The Bell House

08/11 Lakecia Benjamin, Lakecia Benjamin and Soul Squad @ Little Island at Pier 55

08/11 Eli Escobar @ Little Island at Pier 55

08/12 Castle Rat, Grave Bathers, Certain Death, Cold Dice @ Our Wicked Lady

08/12 Somnuri, Netherlands, Husbandry @ Union Pool

08/13 String Orchestra of Brooklyn, Devonté Hynes (composer of Happenings, to be performed), Adam Tendler, Eli Spindel, Julius Eastman (composer of Gay Guerilla, to be performed) @ Little Island at Pier 55

08/13 Jenny Lin, Adam Tendler @ Little Island at Pier 55

08/14 Sik Oheso, Power Trash, Robot Princess, Baylor Rossi @ Bushwick Public House

08/14 Lea Bertucci, Charmaine Lee @ DUMBO (Manhattan Bridge) Archway

08/14 Matt Rogers, Bowen Yang, Las Culturistas @ Little Island at Pier 55

08/15 Flor de Toloache @ Little Island at Pier 55

08/16 KRS-One, Slick Rick, Grand Wizard Theodore, Ultramagnetic MCs, Grandmaster Melle Mel of the Furious Five, Remy Ma, DJ Kid Capri, and more! @ Orchard Beach

08/17 Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, EPMD, Kool Keith, HeeSun Lee, Pharoahe Monch, Rob Base, Lizzy Ashleigh, Crystal Waters, and more! @ Richmond County Ballpark

08/18 Sun Voyager, Smock, Grandpa Jack @ Our Wicked Lady

08/19 Tyshawn Sorey, International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) @ Little Island at Pier 55

08/19 bad tuner, Pleasure Jams @ Purgatory

08/20 Alice Longyu Gao, Food House, DJ Fuck @ Elsewhere

08/20 George Clinton, Too $hort, EPMD, DJ Wiz, Mobb Deep, and more! @ Forest Hills Stadium

08/20 Mustafa @ St. Ann & The Holy Trinity

08/20 Desert Sharks, Ugli, Basic Bitches, Frida Kill @ The Windjammer

08/21 Amelia Holt, Ma Sha, Gooddroid, Sheepshead @ Elsewhere

08/21 Cecile McLorin Salvant, Sullivan Fortner @ Little Island at Pier 55

08/21 Hiro Kone (DJ Set) @ Little Island at Pier 55

08/22 Vivien Goldman @ IRL

08/22 Anant Pradhan, Son Rompe Pera @ Our Wicked Lady

08/22 Godcaster, Bug Fight, Professor Caveman, My Idea @ The Broadway

08/24 GZA, Talib Kweli @ Blue Note

08/24 GZA, Talib Kweli @ Blue Note

08/25 GZA, Talib Kweli @ Blue Note

08/25 GZA, Talib Kweli @ Blue Note

08/25 Screamin' Rebel Angels, The Wh0res, Seth Kessel @ Our Wicked Lady

08/25 Colatura, Forever Honey, Ok Cowgirl @ The Broadway

08/26 Public Practice, Blue Jazz TV @ TV EYE

08/27 Slut Magic, Hard Nips, Eye Roller @ The Windjammer

08/27 Paint Fumes, Bipolar, Static Static, Calamity Glamour @ TV EYE

08/28 For Your Health, Ultra Deluxe, Foxtails, Fear Not Ourselves Alone, radxbent @ Bar Freda

08/28 Cumgirl8, TVOD, Smile Machine @ Rippers

08/28 Live Skull, Dead Leaf Echo, Dream Prescription @ TV EYE

08/28 Bijou, Taiki Nulight, Nostalgix @ Webster Hall

08/29 The Muckers, The Gift @ Our Wicked Lady

08/31 Night Tales @ Elsewhere

09/02 BLK ODYSSY @ Elsewhere

09/02 David Cross @ Littlefield

09/02 Michelle Buteau, Shalewa Sharpe, Alex English, Pat Brown, Veronica Mosey @ Little Island at Pier 55

09/02 PUBLIQuartet @ Little Island at Pier 55

09/02 John Early, Jo Firestone, and more! @ Little Island at Pier 55

09/03 American Modern Opera Company, Julius Eastman (composer) @ Little Island at Pier 55

09/03 Nimesh Patel, Liz Miele, Negin Farsad, Seaton Smith, Vladimir Caamano @ Little Island at Pier 55

09/04 Buck Gooter, STICE, Samantha Riott, Ships In The Night @ TV EYE

09/05 Miami Horror (DJ set) @ Elsewhere

09/05 Miranda and The Beat, C.T. Hustle The Muscle @ Our Wicked Lady

09/08 David Cross @ Littlefield

09/09 Kelly Lee Owens @ Bowery Ballroom

09/09 Gruff Rhys (of Super Furry Animals) @ TV EYE

09/09 Eric Copeland (of Black Dice), Beat Detectives @ Union Pool

09/10 Modern English @ Asbury Lanes

09/10 Blu Anxxiety, TrippJones, Dog Breath @ Saint Vitus Bar

09/10 Debra Devi, James Calleo, Big Wake @ White Eagle Hall

09/11 Will Clarke, Daddy Dino, Dischetto, Honey B @ Elsewhere

09/11 House of Harm, Vain Warr, Holy Wisdom LLC @ Saint Vitus Bar

09/11 The Dollyrots @ The Bowery Electric

09/14 The Sounds, StarBenders @ Bowery Ballroom

09/16 J.I. @ Irving Plaza

09/17 Tuk Smith and The Restless Hearts, Ravagers, Mala Vista @ TV EYE

09/18 Bowerbirds @ Union Pool

09/20 St. Panther @ Baby's All Right

09/20 Mad Diesel, Knoll, Orthopedic Cranial Encavement @ Saint Vitus Bar

09/21 Gracie Abrams @ Mercury Lounge

09/22 AJ Mitchell @ Baby's All Right

09/23 Instupendo @ Elsewhere

09/23 Oliver Dollar @ Elsewhere

09/23 Role Model @ Irving Plaza

09/23 Role Model @ Irving Plaza

09/26 Disco Biscuits, The Motet, Joe Russo, John Medeski, Dave Harrington @ Avant Gardner

09/26 The Milk Carton Kids @ Bowery Ballroom

09/27 Nolan Potter's Nightmare Band @ Elsewhere

09/27 Okay Kaya @ Elsewhere

09/29 Maria Isabel @ Baby's All Right

09/30 Surf Curse @ Warsaw

10/01 Dead Sara @ Bowery Ballroom

10/02 Machinedrum @ Elsewhere

10/03 SK8 @ Elsewhere

10/07 deathbyromy @ Baby's All Right

10/07 $uicide Boy$, Chief Keef, Turnstile, Night Lovell @ Pier 17

10/07 Ingrid Andress, Georgia Webster @ Webster Hall

10/09 James Blake @ Radio City Music Hall

10/10 Ducks Ltd., Emily Reo @ The Broadway

10/11 Cheekface @ Elsewhere

10/12 The Felice Brothers @ Asbury Lanes

10/13 Brass Against @ Gramercy Theatre

10/13 Thunderpussy, The Velvicks, January Jane, Like Water @ Knitting Factory Brooklyn

10/13 Sam Amidon @ (le) poisson rouge

10/14 Everclear @ Sony Hall

10/15 Cola Boyy @ Elsewhere

10/15 L.O.T.I.O.N., Fairytale, Scalple, Anti-Machine @ TV EYE

10/17 I Am The Avalanche, Somerset Thrower, Latewaves @ The Brooklyn Monarch

10/17 Sunburned Hand of the Man, Bill Nace, The Lovebudz @ TV EYE

10/18 Namesake (fka Honduras) @ TV EYE

10/19 The Lighthouse & The Whaler @ Mercury Lounge

10/20 Uniform, Portrayal of Guilt, Body Void @ Saint Vitus Bar

10/20 The Shivas @ TV EYE

10/22 Kamasi Washington @ Beacon Theatre

10/29 Crack Cloud @ Market Hotel

10/29 Turkuaz, Thumpasaurus @ Webster Hall

10/30 Turkuaz, Thumpasaurus @ Webster Hall

11/02 Connan Mockasin @ Pioneer Works

11/03 Steely Dan @ Mayo Performing Arts

11/03 Connan Mockasin @ Pioneer Works

11/04 Steely Dan @ Mayo Performing Arts

11/05 Satin Jackets @ Elsewhere

11/06 Steely Dan @ Mayo Performing Arts

11/07 Steely Dan @ Mayo Performing Arts

11/07 Jody Stephens (Big Star), Mike Mills (R.E.M.), Ken Stringfellow (The Posies), Jon Auer (The Posies), Ira Kaplan (Yo La Tengo), Chris Stamey (dB's), Brett Harris, Charles Cleaver, Crispin Cioe, The Occasional String Quartet @ St. Ann & The Holy Trinity

11/09 Big Head Todd and the Monsters @ Brooklyn Bowl

11/09 Richie Ramone, Public Nature @ Knitting Factory Brooklyn

11/09 Steely Dan @ The Capitol Theatre

11/10 The Avett Brothers @ Kings Theatre

11/10 Steely Dan @ The Capitol Theatre

11/11 The Avett Brothers @ Kings Theatre

11/12 The Avett Brothers @ Kings Theatre

11/16 The Drums @ Elsewhere

11/16 Monster Rally @ Elsewhere

11/20 The Jayhawks @ Irving Plaza

11/21 NoMBe, Richie Quake @ Bowery Ballroom

11/24 glass beach, Proper., Home Is Where @ Elsewhere

11/26 Kevin Devine and The Goddamn Band @ Bowery Ballroom

11/26 Suzanne Vega @ City Winery

11/26 The Zeta @ The Kingsland

11/27 Suzanne Vega @ City Winery

11/30 Dream Theater @ Kings Theatre

12/03 Adam Melchor @ White Eagle Hall

12/04 The Dream Syndicate @ Brooklyn Made

12/09 Frozen Soul, Sanguisugabogg @ Saint Vitus Bar

01/05 Penelope Scott @ Elsewhere

02/09 STRFKR @ Brooklyn Steel

03/01 Hippo Campus @ Brooklyn Steel

03/02 Hippo Campus @ Webster Hall

03/10 Clan of Xymox, The Bellweather Syndicate, Aertex @ Warsaw

03/26 Mock Orange, Fire in the Radio @ Knitting Factory Brooklyn

04/29 Son Lux @ Elsewhere


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