Unlike last week’s installment of 2013’s Seaport Music Festival featuring Oblivians and Ex-Cult, yesterday’s show with White Fence and Paws could take place at it’s traditional location, a semi dry Pier 17. Video and upcoming Seaport dates are below. Paws White Fence More Seaport Music Festival Dates 06/21 Fear Of Men 06/28 Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Bass Drum […]
Kim Gordon and Bill Nace (Body/Head) headlined an eclectic and sold out bill last night at Saint Vitus in Greenpoint. The former Sonic Youth ‘chanteuse’ engulfs herself primarily in dreary free form guitar squeals these days. Her Northside Festival outing marked no exception. A late addition to the show, Kathleen Hanna’s newish project “The Julie […]
Despite torrential downpours, a few hundred people trekked down to the South Street Seaport last night for the kick off party of this year’s Seaport Music Festival with Oblivians and Ex-Cult. Due to the inclement weather, the proceedings weren’t held at Pier 17 but at the neighboring Beekman Beer Garden Beach Club. Video of last […]
Secret Chiefs 3 ended their 12 show residency at The Stone with a bang last night. Their set consisting exclusively of movie scores, included John Carpenter’s “Escape from New York”. Earlier, a couple of the band’s friends stopped by during soudcheck. All of that and more in the video below.
Last night at The Acheron members of Friends and Tear It Up debuted their new post-punk infused hardcore project Pagan Rituals. The band played a tight 20 minute set. And they’ll do it again tonight at Big Snow Buffalo Lodge in Brooklyn. A video edit of their set is below, alongside clips of the supporting […]
In what was a rather unusual billing for ‘heavy and loud’ venue Saint Vitus, Marissa Nadler and Dutch Jim Jarmusch collaborator Jozef van Wissem graced the blackened Greenpoint stage with a night of fragile bliss. Video edits of both performances are posted below. Marissa Nadler at Saint Vitus Jozef van Wissem at Saint Vitus
The tenth installment of Pat Noecker’s drone project ASSEMBLE was performed at Knockdown Center in Maspeth, Queens last Saturday. This is a complete recording of the early show. Alexandra Drewchin JR., Bonnie Baxter, James Corrigan, Jeanann Dara, David First, Kate Henderson, Laura Ortman, Michael Durek, Camilla Ha, Daniel Schlett, Sto Len, Ted McGrath, Jason Poranski, […]
On Friday, May 10, NYU’s annual Strawberry Fest took over LaGuardia Place in Manhattan with all sorts of shenanigans, all and foremost a stellar billing of live bands which included Merchandise and Mission of Burma. Short video edits of their performances are posted below. Merchandise at Strawberry Fest Mission of Burma at Strawberry Fest
Pendu recording artist You played the weekly Nothing Changes party at Home Sweet Home. A 2 song video edit is below.
Here’s a little Sonic Youth diddy called “Silver Rocket” from when they played Battery Park on 4th of July back in 2008.