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Best Shows This Week (May 13 - 19) in NYC

Mannequin Pussy, Echo & The Bunnymen, Swans, Neil Young, SDRE, Les Savy Fav, Kevin Morby (free), Julia Jacklin, Helmet, Julia Holter, Ringo Deathstarr, Kathleen Hanna, Kara Jackson, The Messthetics, Amen Dunes & more!

May 12, 2024

MONDAY
Iron & Wine, Real Estate, Grace Potter and many more artists celebrate 'The Music of Crosby, Stills and Nash' at Carnegie Hall. Doo doo doo doo doo, doo doo doo doo doo doo!
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TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY
Speaking of Crosby, Stills and Nash, Neil Young & Crazy Horse keep on rockin' and play two shows in Queens this week.
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TUESDAY
Kathleen Hanna (of Bikini Kill / Le Tigre) talks about her grrreat new memoir Rebel Girl: My Life as a Feminist Punk with Molly Ringwald at Kings Theatre.
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WEDNESDAY
Heavy ___ hardcore heroes Helmet play a hometown show at Bowery Ballroom this week. In the meantime, listen to Helmet.
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WEDNESDAY
Acclaimed songwriter and Australian national treasure Julia Jacklin continues her May residency at National Sawdust with v. solid support from Squirrel Flower. Not trying to pressure you to party, but you should strongly consider going.
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WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY
Seattle emo icons (spell check says "are you sure you don't mean emoticons?") Sunny Day Real Estate do a doubleheader at Irving Plaza this week with rising alt grungsters Rocket. Meet me there. In the blue. Where words are not.
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WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY
Stellar Chicago folk singer/songwriter/poet Kara Jackson plays two at Public Records this week with the smooth jazzy indie pop sounds of Mei Semones and Jagjaguwar artist Anastasia Coope coming up strong in support.
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THURSDAY
Explosive esteemed Philly punks Mannequin Pussy play Brooklyn Steel with Soul Glo and you should totally go.
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THURSDAY
Art punk legends Les Savy Fav play Music Hall of Williamsburg with solid support from Public Practice. If you also want to go to this show, let's stay friends!
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THURSDAY - SATURDAY
See NYC noise rock gods Swans a-singing at Racket and Music Hall of Williamsburg this week.
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FRIDAY
UK post ___ wave legends Echo & the Bunnymen play Brooklyn Steel...eel...eel (that's the echo).
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FRIDAY
Acclaimed L.A. songwriter/composer Julia Holter plays Webster Hall and this musical goodness will leave you in an evening mood.
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SATURDAY
Kevin Morby, MisterWives and more play the all-day *free* outdoor Sound Mind Music Festival for Mental Health in Bushwick.
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SATURDAY
TX shoegazers Ringo Deathstarr bring their beautifully noisy melodic swirls to a BOAT (late night) and Berlin.
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SUNDAY
The Messthetics (ft. members of Fugazi) play their jazzy punk at Bowery Ballroom.
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OTHER NOTABLE SHOWS THIS WEEK:
Amen Dunes (win tickets), Drain, Earth, Miranda July, Dead Boys, Nia Archives, Moon King, Guitar Wolf, Narrow Head, Com Truise, Fazerdaze, Ron Gallo, GEL, Noun, The Big Easy, Perennial, CupcakKe, Slaughter to Prevail, June McDoom, Tilt, Percocet, Breanna Barbara (free), Hermanos Gutierrez (win tickets), Heavy Halo, Loosey, Miranda and the Beat, Dog Date, Norah Jones, Mk.gee, David Sedaris, Baroness, Aries Spears (win tickets), Sierra Farrell, Dazy, Wishy, Strawberry Runners, Ovlov, Part Chimp, Terry Gross, Agnostic Front, Scowl and more!

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