The Arbitrary Guide to Popular Culture @ WFMU
Music from July 29th, 2016 to October 27th, 2016

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An incomplete and arbitrary guide of musical events in and around the WFMU broadcast area. If there's an event you'd like considered for inclusion, send announcements here.

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Last updated July 29th, 2016

Date Artist/Event Event Time Cost Venue Address City Phone
Fri 7/29 Swans, Okkyung Lee Midnight  $35  Bowery Ballroom (web site) 6 Delancey St.  New York  212-533-2111   
Fri 7/29 Summer Stage: Bouncing Souls, Rocket from the Crypt, The Explosion, The Flatliners 5 PM  $35  Stone Pony (web site) 913 Ocean Ave.  Asbury Park, NJ     
Fri 7/29 The Art of Rap Festival:

Ice T, Public Enemy, Naughty By Nature, Mobb Deep, Kurtis Blow, EPMD, Busy Bee, Melle Mel, Scorpio

All Ages
5:30 PM  $28  Coney Island   Brooklyn     
Fri 7/29 Nuyorican Poets Cafe featuring Paolo Javier and Maria Lisella host a night of Queens poets 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  Queensbridge Park, Queensbridge Vernon Blvd at Bridge Plaza  Queens     
Fri 7/29 Mekaal Hasan Band 7 PM    Joe's Pub (web site) 425 Lafayette St  New York  (212) 539-8777   
Fri 7/29 Okayafrica: Afrobeat x Afrobeats, Davido, Antibalas 7:30 PM    Damrosch Park (Lincoln Center) (web site) 63rd & Broadway  NYC  212-875-5766   
Fri 7/29 The Classical Theatre of Harlem presents Macbeth 8 PM-10 PM  Free!  Marcus Garvey Park 124 St at Mt Morris Park West  NYC  212-860-1380   
Fri 7/29 Ruthless, Deathrash, Thanatonic Desire, Canceric 8 PM  $15  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Fri 7/29 Solo Pavone 2012-16 CD release of Silent Spills on Relative Pitch Records
Jessica Pavone (viola)
8 PM  $15  The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Fri 7/29 Brazilian Girls, Ela Minus

21+
8 PM  $20  Baby's All Right (web site) 146 Broadway   Brooklyn     
Fri 7/29 Bryan Ferry

All Ages
8 PM    Beacon Theater 74th St. & Broadway  New York  (212) 496-7070   
Fri 7/29 Dead Heavens, Dave Hill, Squad Car
21+
9 PM  $14  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Fri 7/29 Mary Halvorson (guitar), Jessica Pavone (viola) 10 PM  $15  The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Fri 7/29 Moon Duo

21+
11:59 PM  $16  Baby's All Right (web site) 146 Broadway   Brooklyn     
Sat 7/30 Swans, Okkyug Lee Midnight  $35  Music Hall of Williamsburg (web site) 66 North 6th St, b/t Wythe & Kent  Brooklyn     
Sat 7/30 Out of Doors Festival:

Lou Reed Tribute (curated by Laurie Anderson)

All Ages
Noon  Free!  Damrosch Park (Lincoln Center) (web site) 63rd & Broadway  NYC  212-875-5766   
Sat 7/30 Summer Thunder Presents:
Boulevards, Champagne Problems, King Pussy Face
21+
2 PM  Free!  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Sat 7/30 Brazilian Girls 5 PM  Free!  Surf Lodge (web site) 183 Edgemere  Montauk  631-483-5037   
Sat 7/30 Daniel Menche, Container, MV Carbon, Eartheater, Greg Fox, Ben Vida, Horse Lords 5 PM  $20  Pioneer Works (web site) 159 Pioneer St  Brooklyn  (718) 596-3000   
Sat 7/30 Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Empress Of 6 PM-10 PM  Free!  SummerStage, Central Park, Rumsey Playfield   New York City     
Sat 7/30 Stefanie Batten Bland with Burnt Sugar the Arkestra Chamber, Master Class: Karisma Jay 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  Queensbridge Park, Queensbridge Vernon Blvd at Bridge Plaza  Queens     
Sat 7/30 John Doe (of X) 7 PM  $20  Grand Victory 245 Grand Avenue  Brooklyn     
Sat 7/30 Celebrate Brooklyn:

Digable Planets, Camp Lo
7:30 PM  Free!  Prospect Park Bandshell (web site) 9th St. & Prospect Park W.  Brooklyn  718-855-7882   
Sat 7/30 The Classical Theatre of Harlem presents Macbeth 8 PM-10 PM  Free!  Marcus Garvey Park 124 St at Mt Morris Park West  NYC  212-860-1380   
Sat 7/30 Odonis Odonis, Public Memory, ZGRT 8 PM  $10  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Sat 7/30 Songs of Synastry and Solitude 2008-9 8 PM  $15  The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sat 7/30 Chicano Batman, 79.5, The Shacks

21+
8 PM  $15  Bowery Ballroom (web site) 6 Delancey St.  New York  212-533-2111   
Sat 7/30 Hope Dawson is Missing 2010-11

A song cycle
10 PM  $15  The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sat 7/30 The Bells: A Daylong Celebration of Lou Reed 10:30 PM    Damrosch Park (Lincoln Center) (web site) 63rd & Broadway  NYC  212-875-5766   
Sun 7/31 Rock Steady Crew 39th Anniversary with Nice & Smooth, Bahamadia & more 2 PM-7 PM  Free!  SummerStage, Central Park, Rumsey Playfield   New York City     
Sun 7/31 Marc Cary: The Harlem Sessions, Joseph Webb: Dancing Buddhas, WGBO Kids Jazz featuring Brianna Thomas and the Jazz Travellers 4 PM-7 PM  Free!  Queensbridge Park, Queensbridge Vernon Blvd at Bridge Plaza  Queens     
Sun 7/31 The Classical Theatre of Harlem presents Macbeth 8 PM-10 PM  Free!  Marcus Garvey Park 124 St at Mt Morris Park West  NYC  212-860-1380   
Sun 7/31 Krallice, Reg Bloor, Thaetas 8 PM  $12  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Sun 7/31 Amnon Freidlin (guitar), Evan Lipson (double bass), Jessica Pavone (viola) 8 PM  $10  The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sun 7/31 Krallice, Reg Bloor, Thaetas

21+
8 PM  $12  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Sun 7/31 Art Gray Noizz Quintet, Skull Practitioners, Degreaser, Robert Mayson
21+
8 PM    Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Sun 7/31 Belly 8 PM  $30  Bowery Ballroom (web site) 6 Delancey St.  New York  212-533-2111   
Sun 7/31 Negative Plane, Ominous Resurrection 8:30 PM  $12  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Sun 7/31 Folie a Deux play "Middle C Is My Favorite Note on the Viola" 2016
Nora Krohn, Nick Revel, violas
Premiere of a new viola duet by Jessica Pavone
10 PM  $15  The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Mon 8/1 Jon B 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  Clove Lakes Park 1150 Clove Road  Staten Island     
Mon 8/1 Beirut

All Ages
7 PM  $35  Capitol Theatre (web site) 149 Westchester Avenue  Port Chester  (914) 934-9362   
Mon 8/1 Garbage, Kristin Control 7 PM  $55  SummerStage, Central Park, Rumsey Playfield   New York City     
Mon 8/1 Ronnie Spector 8 PM  $35  City Winery (web site) 155 Varick St. (b/t Spring and Vandam Streets)  New York City  212-608-0555   
Mon 8/1 Belly 8 PM  $30  Bowery Ballroom (web site) 6 Delancey St.  New York  212-533-2111   
Mon 8/1 Reverend Vince Anderson and the Love Choir
21+
10:30 PM  Free!  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Tue 8/2 East Coast Chamber Orchestra plays Lutoslawski, Dvorak, more   Free!  Naumberg Bandshell (web site) Central Park       
Tue 8/2 Celebrate Brooklyn: Beirut

All Ages
6:30 PM  $40  Prospect Park Bandshell (web site) 9th St. & Prospect Park W.  Brooklyn  718-855-7882   
Tue 8/2 Beirut, Fabiano do Nascimento
BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival
All Ages
6:30 PM  $40  Prospect Park Bandshell (web site) 9th St. & Prospect Park W.  Brooklyn  718-855-7882   
Tue 8/2 Fórn, Yellow Eyes, Flesh Prison 8 PM  $12  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Tue 8/2 Mary Halvorson, Joe Morris, guitars 8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Tue 8/2 All Boy/All Girl, Blac Rabbit, Kylian
21+
8 PM  $8  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Tue 8/2 Beverly
Rooftop Films: Pretty in Pink
All Ages
8 PM  Free!  Solar One 2420 FDR Drive, 23rd St & the East River (Service Rd)  New York City     
Tue 8/2 Neil Michael Hagerty & the Howling Hex (from Royal Trux 9:30 PM  $10  Mercury Lounge (web site) 217 E. Houston St.  New York  (212) 260-4700   
Tue 8/2 Corinne Bailey Rae 10 PM  $25  National Sawdust (web site) 80 N 6th St  Brooklyn  (646) 779-8455   
Tue 8/2 Mary Halvorson, Nels Cline, guitars 10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Wed 8/3 Robbie Lee (baroque and romantic flutes, soprano sax, chalumeau, melocica, bells0 and Mary Halvorson (guitar, harp guitar, six-string banjo)     The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Wed 8/3 Peter Evans & Joe McPhee   $15  Issue Project 22 Boerum Place  Brooklyn     
Wed 8/3 Phillip Phillips, Matt Nathanson, A Great Big World 5 PM-10 PM  $50  SummerStage, Central Park, Rumsey Playfield   New York City     
Wed 8/3 The Lumineers, Langhorne Slim & the Law, Rayland Baxter 6 PM  $40  Prospect Park Bandshell (web site) 9th St. & Prospect Park W.  Brooklyn  718-855-7882   
Wed 8/3 Screening: Kirikou and the Wild Beasts, Orisha's Journey, DJ Djib Sayo 7 PM-10 PM  Free!  Clove Lakes Park 1150 Clove Road  Staten Island     
Wed 8/3 Shopping, Gauche 8 PM  $12  Baby's All Right (web site) 146 Broadway   Brooklyn     
Wed 8/3 Bells≥, The Effects, Friendship Commanders, Billy Bouchard 8 PM  $10  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Wed 8/3 Mary Halvorson and Brandon Seabrook, guitars 8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Wed 8/3 Autowreck, Rosebug, Sly Moth
21+
8 PM  $8  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Wed 8/3 Teen Suicide, Elvis Depressedly, Nicole Dollanganger 8 PM  $15  Market Hotel (web site) 1142 Myrtle Ave, Bushwick  Brooklyn     
Wed 8/3 Erykah Badu, Hiatus Kaiyote 8 PM  $45  Coney Island   Brooklyn     
Wed 8/3 Boogarins, Crazy & the Brains, Minibeast 9 PM  $12  WFMU Performance Space 43 Montgomery St.   Jersey City     
Wed 8/3 Erykah Badu (DJ Set)

21+
10 PM  $15  Output (web site) 74 Wythe Ave  Brooklyn     
Thu 8/4 Dee Dee Bridgewater Noon  Free!  Metrotech Commons Downtown Brooklyn  Brooklyn     
Thu 8/4 Jungle Brothers, G-Bo the Pro 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  Clove Lakes Park 1150 Clove Road  Staten Island     
Thu 8/4 Lucinda Williams, Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, iLE

All Ages
7 PM  Free!  Lincoln Center Plaza (web site)   NYC     
Thu 8/4 The Fleshtones 7 PM  $20  Rocks Off Boat Cruise Skyport Marina, 23rd St at East River  NYC  212-571-3304   
Thu 8/4 Nomads, Illustrations, PANZERBASTARD 8 PM  $13  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Thu 8/4 Secret Keeper
Stephan Crump (bass), Mary Halvorson (guitar)
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Thu 8/4 The National Reserve Residency
Zephania & the 18 Wheelers, Alana Amram
21+
8 PM  $8  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Thu 8/4 Jerry Seinfeld 8 PM  $79  Beacon Theater 74th St. & Broadway  New York  (212) 496-7070   
Thu 8/4 The Everymen, Desir Decir, Those Pretty Wrongs 8:30 PM  $10  WFMU Performance Space 43 Montgomery St.   Jersey City     
Thu 8/4 Sifter
Kir Knuffke (cornet), Mary Halvorson (guitar), Matt Wilson (drums)
10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Fri 8/5 Deftones, Refused   $44  Coney Island   Brooklyn     
Fri 8/5 PAT Party 10 AM  Free!  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Fri 8/5 Bush, Chevelle

Summer Stage
5 PM  $38  Stone Pony (web site) 913 Ocean Ave.  Asbury Park, NJ     
Fri 8/5 Terence Blanchard featuring the E-Collective 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  Clove Lakes Park 1150 Clove Road  Staten Island     
Fri 8/5 Terence Blanchard featuring the E-Collective 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  Clove Lakes Park 1150 Clove Road  Staten Island     
Fri 8/5 M. Ward, Margaret Glaspy 7:30 PM    Damrosch Park (Lincoln Center) (web site) 63rd & Broadway  NYC  212-875-5766   
Fri 8/5 Pinegrove, Sports, Half Waif, Forth Wanderers 7:30 PM  $15  WFMU Performance Space 43 Montgomery St.   Jersey City     
Fri 8/5 Janeane Garofalo

21+
7:30 PM  $15  Union Hall (web site) 702 Union St at 5th Ave, Park Slope  Brooklyn  718-638-4400   
Fri 8/5 Thumbscrew
Mary Halvorson (guitar), Michael Formanek (bass) Tomas Fujiwara (drums)

(Also at 10 pm)
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Fri 8/5 Heaven for Real, Mega Bog, Ian Sweet 8 PM  $10  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Fri 8/5 Dinosaur Jr., Those Pretty Wrongs 8 PM  $30  Rough Trade NYC (web site) 64 N 9th St   Brooklyn     
Fri 8/5 Negative Plane, Ominous Resurrection 8:30 PM  $12  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Sat 8/6 Those Pretty Wrongs, Mary Gauthier, Teddy Thompson (and Kelly Jones)

All Ages
1 PM  Free!  Hearst Plaza        
Sat 8/6 William Bell, James Hunter, George Porter Jr. (w/ The Runnin' Pardners), Taylor McFerrin, Jonathan Toubin

All Ages
2 PM  Free!  Pier 97 Hudson River Park  New York     
Sat 8/6 Monobloco, Cabruera, Boogarins, DJ Luiz Santos 5 PM-10 PM    SummerStage, Central Park, Rumsey Playfield   New York City     
Sat 8/6 The Lumineers, Langhorne Slim & the Law, Rayland Baxter

Summer Stage

All Ages
5 PM  $38  Stone Pony (web site) 913 Ocean Ave.  Asbury Park, NJ     
Sat 8/6 Juliette Lewis

21+
6 PM  $20  Brooklyn Bowl (web site) 61 Wythe Ave.  Brooklyn  (718) 963-3369   
Sat 8/6 Complexions Contemporary Ballet, Master Class: Jamel Gaines 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  Clove Lakes Park 1150 Clove Road  Staten Island     
Sat 8/6 The Midnight Ramble Band, Dr. John, Lucinda Williams, Patty Griffin, Buddy Miller, Anderson East, Parker Millsap
Americanafest NYC
All Ages
7 PM  Free!  Lincoln Center Plaza (web site)   NYC     
Sat 8/6 O.A.R.

All Ages
7 PM  $26  Coney Island   Brooklyn     
Sat 8/6 If These Trees Could Talk, Driftoff, Alexander Turnquist 8 PM  $15  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Sat 8/6 Mary Halvorson Octet
Mary Halvorson (guitar), Jonathan Finlayson (trumpet), Jon Irabagon (alto sax), Ingrid Laubrock (tenor sax), Jacob Garchik (trombone), susan Alcorn (pedal steel guitar), John Hébert (bass), Ches Smith (drums)
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sat 8/6 Tiny Hazard, Bears, Katie von Schleicher
21+
8 PM  $10  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Sun 8/7 Secret Agent 23 Skidoo, Sierra Leone Dance Troupe, Wahoo Skiffle Crazies 4 PM-7 PM  Free!  Clove Lakes Park 1150 Clove Road  Staten Island     
Sun 8/7 Bebel Gilberto 5 PM  Free!  Surf Lodge (web site) 183 Edgemere  Montauk  631-483-5037   
Sun 8/7 Igmar Thomas & the Revive Big Band present: A Journey Through the Legacy of Black Culture, produced by Revive Music 6 PM-10 PM  Free!  SummerStage, Central Park, Rumsey Playfield   New York City     
Sun 8/7 Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic & Ken-Ya Kawaguchi, contrabass & shakuhachi 6 PM  Free!  Downtown Music Gallery (web site) 211 East 5th Street  New York  (212) 473-0043   
Sun 8/7 Mary Halvorson (guitar), Susan Alcorn (pedal steel guitar) 8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sun 8/7 Living Colour 8 PM  $35  City Winery (web site) 155 Varick St. (b/t Spring and Vandam Streets)  New York City  212-608-0555   
Sun 8/7 Mary Halvorson (guitar), Weasel Walter (drums) 10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Mon 8/8 Jerry Garcia Symphonic Celebration featuring Warren Haynes 6 PM-10 PM  $48  SummerStage, Central Park, Rumsey Playfield   New York City     
Mon 8/8 Prince Rama 9 PM  $10  WFMU Performance Space 43 Montgomery St.   Jersey City     
Mon 8/8 Reverend Vince Anderson and the Love Choir
21+
10:30 PM  Free!  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Tue 8/9 Neon Indian 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  East River Park Ampitheater (web site) FDR Drive, south of Delancy  NYC     
Tue 8/9 Mary Todd, Haunt, Beefrot, Kids Having Kids 8 PM  $10  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Tue 8/9 Ritual Day 1: Song for Baridegi (Mother of All Shamans)
Jen Shyu (composition, vocals, gyageum, Taiwanese moon lute, piano); Mat Maneri (viola); Ikue Mori (electronics)
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Tue 8/9 Ritual Day 1: Korean Pansori (Simcheongga) and Gayageum Byeongchang
Jen Shyu (vocals, gayageum); Hong Jinwook (soribuk)
10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Wed 8/10 Deftones, Refused

Summer Stages

All Ages
Midnight  $55  Stone Pony (web site) 913 Ocean Ave.  Asbury Park, NJ     
Wed 8/10 "We Play for You, Butch Morris" featuring Nublu Orchestra, DarkMatterHalo with Wadada Leo Smith, Screening: Black February 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  East River Park Ampitheater (web site) FDR Drive, south of Delancy  NYC     
Wed 8/10 Tamar-Kaki with ASE Dance Theatre Collective, Nathan Trice RITUALS 7 PM-10 PM  Free!  SummerStage, Central Park, Rumsey Playfield   New York City     
Wed 8/10 Ritual Day 2: Winged Rain in Diamond Light
Jen Shyu (composition, vocals, gayageum, Taiwanese moon lute, piano); Mat Maneri (viola); Matt Mitchell (piano)
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Wed 8/10 Mamadou Kelly with members of the Ali Farka Toure All Stars
21+
8 PM  $20  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Wed 8/10 Ritual Day 2
Jen Shyu (vocals), Matt Maneri (viola)
10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Thu 8/11 Herbie Hancock, The Robert Glasper Experiment, Jamie Lidell

BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival

All Ages
6 PM  $50  Prospect Park Bandshell (web site) 9th St. & Prospect Park W.  Brooklyn  718-855-7882   
Thu 8/11 Roberto Roena y su Apollo Sound 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  East River Park Ampitheater (web site) FDR Drive, south of Delancy  NYC     
Thu 8/11 Metal Allegiance, Chains Over Razors, Maryrd, Magus 7 PM  $25  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Thu 8/11 Ritual Day 3: Song for Von Freeman (Letters to Von)
Jen Shyu (composition, vocals, gayageum, Tawanese moon lute, piano)
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Thu 8/11 The National Reserve Residency
Margo Valiente, Christopher, Paul Stelling, Vinyl Ranch
21+
8 PM  $8  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Thu 8/11 Ritual Day 3
Jen Shyu (vocals), Ben Monder (guitar)
10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Fri 8/12 Gov't Mule

Summer Stage

All Ages
5 PM  $37  Stone Pony (web site) 913 Ocean Ave.  Asbury Park, NJ     
Fri 8/12 Roger Guenveur Smith "RODNEY KING" 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  East River Park Ampitheater (web site) FDR Drive, south of Delancy  NYC     
Fri 8/12 Kool & the Gang, Bootsy Collins, Morris Day & the Time, Doug E. Fresh 7 PM  $35  Coney Island   Brooklyn     
Fri 8/12 Ritual Day 4: "Solo Rites: Seven Breaths" in Tetum, directed by Garin Nugroho
Jen Shyu (composition, vocals, gayageum, Taiwanese moon lute, piano)
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Fri 8/12 Cracker 8 PM  $25  City Winery (web site) 155 Varick St. (b/t Spring and Vandam Streets)  New York City  212-608-0555   
Fri 8/12 The Skins

21+
8 PM  $10  Rough Trade NYC (web site) 64 N 9th St   Brooklyn     
Fri 8/12 Ritual Day 4: Song for Ho'a Nahak Samane Oan (Bililiku Benai, Drum of Benai, a woman tricked a man and he did not know it...")
Jen Shyu (vocals); Mat Maneri (viola); Chris Speed (tenor sax, clarinet)
10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sat 8/13 Heliotropes, Fever Feel, Kitten Forever, Furnsss, Royal Brat

21+
4 PM  $7  Our Wicked Lady (web site) 153 Morgan Ave.  Brooklyn     
Sat 8/13 The Go-Go's Farewell Tour 5 PM-10 PM  $60  SummerStage, Central Park, Rumsey Playfield   New York City     
Sat 8/13 Carolyn Dorfman Dance, Master Class: Theresa Lavington 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  East River Park Ampitheater (web site) FDR Drive, south of Delancy  NYC     
Sat 8/13 Krieg, FIN, Angmar, Unholy Spirits, Dumal 7 PM  $10  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Sat 8/13 Blink-182, All American Rejects, A Day to Remember, All Time Low

All Ages
7 PM  $25  Jones Beach (Nikon at Jones Beach) (web site) 1000 Ocean Pkwy.  Wantagh, LI  516-221-1000   
Sat 8/13 Girlpool, LVL UP, Rita Fishbone 7 PM  $12  Unitarian Society of Ridgewood (web site) 113 Cottage Pl  Ridgewood NJ  201-444-6225   
Sat 8/13 Ritual Day 5: Chen Da--Song for Edward
Jen Shyu (composition, vocals, gayageum, Taiwanese moon lute, piano); Mat Maneri (viola); Dan Weiss (drums)
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sat 8/13 CLAIRVOYANT Presents: Cough, Hasj, Lucid Terror 8 PM  $14  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Sat 8/13 Ritual Day 5
Jen Shyu (vocals), Tyshawn Sorey (percussion)
10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sun 8/14 DJ Spinna celebrates Earth, Wind and Fire; Shine and the Moonbeams 4 PM-7 PM  Free!  East River Park Ampitheater (web site) FDR Drive, south of Delancy  NYC     
Sun 8/14 Mbongwana Star, Batida, Young Paris, Okayafrica Electrafrique feat. DJ Underdog 5 PM-10 PM  Free!  SummerStage, Central Park, Rumsey Playfield   New York City     
Sun 8/14 The Go-Go's Best Coast, Kaya Stewart

Summer Stage

All Ages
5 PM  $40  Stone Pony (web site) 913 Ocean Ave.  Asbury Park, NJ     
Sun 8/14 HELSTAR, OMEN, SACRIFICIAL BLOOD, FIAKRA 8 PM  $18  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Sun 8/14 Ritual Day 6: Song of Silver Geese Movements 1 and 2
Jen Shyu (composition, vocals, gayageum, Taiwanese moon lute, piano); Jade Tongue: Mat Maneri (viola; Chris Dingman (vibraphone; Thomas Morgan (bass); Anna Webber (flute, alto flute); Dan Weiss (drums); PK Harris (1st violin) Erica Dicker (2nd violin) Christopher Hoffman (cello)
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sun 8/14 Matt "MV" Valentine, The Doozer
21+
8 PM  $10  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Sun 8/14 Jill Scott, Rakim 8 PM  $45  Coney Island   Brooklyn     
Sun 8/14 Ritual Day 6: Song of Silver Geese Movements 3 and 4
Jen Shyu (composition, vocals, gyageum, Taiwanese moon lute, piano); Jade Tongue: Mat Maneri (viol); Chris Dingman (vibraphone); Thomas Morgan (bass); Anna Webber (flute, alto flute); Dan Weiss (drums); PK Harris (1st violin); Erica Dicker (2nd violin) Christopher Hoffman (cello)
10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Mon 8/15 Honeysuckle

21+
6:30 PM  $10  Mercury Lounge (web site) 217 E. Houston St.  New York  (212) 260-4700   
Mon 8/15 PJ Harvey 7:30 PM  $55  Terminal 5 (web site) 610 W. 56 ST  New York City     
Mon 8/15 Joseph Arthur 8 PM  $20  City Winery (web site) 155 Varick St. (b/t Spring and Vandam Streets)  New York City  212-608-0555   
Mon 8/15 Reverend Vince Anderson and the Love Choir
21+
10:30 PM  Free!  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Tue 8/16 Alpha Blondy 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  Marcus Garvey Park 124 St at Mt Morris Park West  NYC  212-860-1380   
Tue 8/16 Eloping with the Sun
Joe Morris (guitar, bass, banjo, banjoule, fiddle, pocket trumpet); William Parker (bass, dos n'ngoni, zintar, flutes); Hamid Drake (drums, frame drum, percussion, voice)
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Tue 8/16 IYEZ, Mueran Humanos, Russian Baths
21+
8 PM  $8  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Tue 8/16 Altitude
Joe Morris (guitar); William Parker (bass, zintar); Gerald Cleaver (drums)
10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Wed 8/17 DJ KS 360 & Full Circle Souljahs Presents: Behind the Groove with The Ladies of SKYY, Soul Connected, Raphael Xavier 7 PM-10 PM  Free!  SummerStage, Central Park, Rumsey Playfield   New York City     
Wed 8/17 Saul Williams, Kimberly Nichole 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  Marcus Garvey Park 124 St at Mt Morris Park West  NYC  212-860-1380   
Wed 8/17 Death Spells

21+
7 PM  $25  Bowery Electric (web site) 327 Bowery at 2nd St.  New York City  212-228-0228   
Wed 8/17 Black Sabbath 7:30 PM  $35  Jones Beach (Nikon at Jones Beach) (web site) 1000 Ocean Pkwy.  Wantagh, LI  516-221-1000   
Wed 8/17 Jason Hwang, Joe Morris, William Parker, Hamid Drake, Petr Cancura 8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Wed 8/17 PopGun Presents:
Infinity Shred, Oneirogen
21+
8 PM  $10  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Wed 8/17 Baked, Stove, Liam Betson, Solids 8 PM  $8  Shea Stadium 85A Debevoise Ave Greenpoint  Brooklyn     
Wed 8/17 Joe Morris, Gerald Cleaver, Fay Victor, Jean Carle Rodea, William Parker, Hamid Drake, Petr Cancura 10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Thu 8/18 Tamar-Kaki with ASE Dance Theatre Collective, Master Class: Calvin Wiley 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  Marcus Garvey Park 124 St at Mt Morris Park West  NYC  212-860-1380   
Thu 8/18 Rick Springfield, Night Ranger, The Romantics 7 PM  $25  Coney Island   Brooklyn     
Thu 8/18 SUMAC, Jay Jayle, Nordra 8 PM  $12  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Thu 8/18 Joe Morris, Gerald Cleaver, Joe McPhee, Josh Abrams, William Parker, Hamid Drake 8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Thu 8/18 The National Reserve Residency
Osceola, Colee James
21+
8 PM  $8  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Thu 8/18 Savants, The Herms 8 PM  $9  Berlin (web site) 25 Avenue A  New York     
Thu 8/18 Disco Biscuits 8 PM  $85  Irving Plaza (web site) 17 Irving Plaza  New York  212-777-6800   
Thu 8/18 Joe Morris, Gerald Cleaver, Taylor Ho Bynum, Josh Abrams, William Parker, Hamid Drake 10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Fri 8/19 Nathan Trice, Harlem School of the Arts Young Dance Alliance, Master Class:Calvin Wiley 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  Marcus Garvey Park 124 St at Mt Morris Park West  NYC  212-860-1380   
Fri 8/19 Razor, Bat, Blood Feast, Filth Hound 7:30 PM  $30  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Fri 8/19 Joe Morris, Ned Rothenberg, Josh Abrams, William Parker, Hamid Drake 8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Fri 8/19 Mark Sultan, Roya
21+
8 PM  $12  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Fri 8/19 Joe Morris, Jim Hobbs, Josh Abrams, William Parker, Hamid Drake 10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sat 8/20 The Obelisk All-Dayer Featuring: Mars Red Sky, Snail, Kings Destroy, Heavy Temple 2 PM  $25  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Sat 8/20 Flogging Molly, Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls

All Ages
5:30 PM  $36  Stone Pony (web site) 913 Ocean Ave.  Asbury Park, NJ     
Sat 8/20 Kalabanté Circus, Iron Skulls & Quim Moya, Sxip's Hour of Charm 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  Marcus Garvey Park 124 St at Mt Morris Park West  NYC  212-860-1380   
Sat 8/20 Joe Morris, Tony Malaby, William Parker, Hamid Drake 8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sat 8/20 Quiet Life, Lee Bones, Mike Quinn
21+
8 PM  $10  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Sat 8/20 10,000 Maniacs 8 PM  $35  Highline Ballroom (web site) 431 W 16th St, b/t 9th and 10th Aves  New York City  212-414-5994   
Sat 8/20 Electric Six, The Mystery Lights 9 PM  $15  WFMU Performance Space 43 Montgomery St.   Jersey City     
Sat 8/20 Joe Morris, Gerald Cleaver, Craig Taborn, William Parker 10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sun 8/21 Sweet Micky, MHD, Erick La Peau 2 PM-7 PM  Free!  SummerStage, Central Park, Rumsey Playfield   New York City     
Sun 8/21 Santigold, Allah-Lahs, Julio Bashmore, Kali Uchis, Escort, Marcus Marr

Full Moon Fest

21+
2 PM  $65  Governors Island (web site) Ferry Adj to Staten Isl Ferry in Lower Manhattan  New York City     
Sun 8/21 Buffy Sainte-Marie 6 PM  $50  Highline Ballroom (web site) 431 W 16th St, b/t 9th and 10th Aves  New York City  212-414-5994   
Sun 8/21 Kabanté Circus, Iron Skulls & Quim Moya, Sxip's Hour of Charm 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  Marcus Garvey Park 124 St at Mt Morris Park West  NYC  212-860-1380   
Sun 8/21 Joe Morris Quartet
(also at 10 pm)
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sun 8/21 Twin Guns, Wailin' Storms, Midnight Crisis
21+
8 PM  $8  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Mon 8/22 Madball, White Widows Pact, Coldside, Activate 7 PM  $20  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Mon 8/22 Reverend Vince Anderson and the Love Choir
21+
10:30 PM  Free!  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Tue 8/23 Elder, It's Not Night: It's Space, Polygamyst 7 PM  $12  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Tue 8/23 UB40, The Wailers

All Ages
7 PM  $40  Terminal 5 (web site) 610 W. 56 ST  New York City     
Tue 8/23 Black Sabbath 7:30 PM  $35  PNC Bank Arts Center Garden State Pkwy., Exit 105  Holmdel, NJ  (908) 442-9200   
Tue 8/23 BB&C
Tim Berne (alto sax); Jim Black (drums, other sounds); Nels Cline (electric guitar)
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Tue 8/23 Bruce Sprinsteen and the E Street Band

All Ages
8 PM    MetLife Stadium        
Tue 8/23 Dump, Ed Askew Band, Sloppy Heads

21+
8 PM  $10  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Tue 8/23 Blue Turf
Nels Cline, Jim Campilongo (electric guitars); Jerome Harris (bass, lap steel); Jim Black (drums)
10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Wed 8/24 Nels Cline and Marc Ribot
Acoustic & Improvised Guitar Duets
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Wed 8/24 The Ring Nebula Project
Nels Cline (electric guitar); Taylor Ho Bynum (brass instruments); Dave Rempis (sax); Chris Lightcap (bass); Michael TA Thompson (drums)
10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Thu 8/25 Daedelus

Summer Thursdays

All Ages
7 PM  Free!  MOMA (Museum of Modern Art) (web site) 11 West 53 Street  NYC     
Thu 8/25 Dick Dale

21+
7 PM  $31  Wonder Bar 1213 Ocean Avenue  Asbury Park, NJ     
Thu 8/25 Milemarker, Savak, Puff Pieces 8 PM  $14  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Thu 8/25 Nels Cline, Julian Lage
Acoustic & improvised guitar duets
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Thu 8/25 Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band

All Ages
8 PM    MetLife Stadium        
Thu 8/25 Cline/Lage Quartet 10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Fri 8/26 Palehound, Calliope Musicals, Buffalo Rodeo, Kid Mountain

Welcome Campers--3 Days
Midnight  $125  Camp Lenox (web site)   Lee, MA     
Fri 8/26 Breaking Boundaries featuring Inbal Segev, Bridget Kibbey with Kristin Lee & John Hadfield, Patrick Zimmerli Quintet, Kenari Quartet, and Dan Tepfer Trio & String Quartet 5 PM-10 PM  Free!  Bryant Park 42nd St & 6th Avenue  NYC  212-512-5700   
Fri 8/26 Charlie Parker Jazz Festiva: Jason Lindner: Breeding Ground, DJ Greg Caz 7 PM-9 PM  Free!  Marcus Garvey Park 124 St at Mt Morris Park West  NYC  212-860-1380   
Fri 8/26 Sirs and Madams, The Skyes

21+
7 PM  $10  Arlene Grocery Stanton btwn Ludlow & Orchard  New York     
Fri 8/26 FIG (ambient) "Purple & Red"
Nels Cline (electric guitar, etc.), Yuka C Honda (electronics, piano)
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Fri 8/26 Woman, Musk, Martin Bisi and friends
21+
8 PM  $10  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Fri 8/26 Hollis Brown

21+
8 PM  $12  Berlin (web site) 25 Avenue A  New York     
Fri 8/26 Evan Dando (of Lemonheads)

All Ages
8 PM  $15  City Winery (web site) 155 Varick St. (b/t Spring and Vandam Streets)  New York City  212-608-0555   
Fri 8/26 Buzzkill, Disaster Strikes 9 PM  $10  WFMU Performance Space 43 Montgomery St.   Jersey City     
Fri 8/26 Radical Empathy Trio
Nels Cline (electric guitar); Thollem (keyboards); Michael Wimberly (drums)
10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sat 8/27 Charlie Parker Jazz Festival: Randy Weston African Rhythms Sextet, Corey Henry & the Funk Apostles, The Artistry of Jazzmen Horn, Charles Turner III, Master Class: Samuel Coleman 2 PM-7 PM  Free!  Marcus Garvey Park 124 St at Mt Morris Park West  NYC  212-860-1380   
Sat 8/27 Monolord, Beastmaker, Sweat Lodge 8 PM  $15  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Sat 8/27 Crusher Collective
Nels Cline (electronics, lap steel, banjo Luke); Dave Rempis (sax); Chris Corsano (drums, etc.); Teddy Jefferson (electric guitar); Chris Lightcap (bass)
8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sat 8/27 Jason Loewenstein, Sam Coomes, Saqqara Mastabas'21+ 8 PM  $15  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Sat 8/27 Stained Radiance
Nels Cline (electric guitar); Chris Corsano (sounds); Susan Alcorn (pedal steel guitar)
10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sun 8/28 GoldLink, Backyard Band, DJ Spicoli 2 PM-7 PM  Free!  SummerStage, Central Park, Rumsey Playfield   New York City     
Sun 8/28 Charlie Parker Jazz Festival: DeJohnette-Holland-Moran, Allan Harris, Donny McCaslin, Grace Kelly 3 PM-7 PM  Free!  Tompkins Square Park b/n Ave A & Ave B & 7th St and 10th St  NYC     
Sun 8/28 Nels Cline + White Out 8 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Sun 8/28 Including Words
Nels Cline (electro-acoustic guitar); Ryland Angel (voice); Zeena Parkins (harp) Jorge Roeder (bass)
10 PM    The Stone (web site) Avenue C & 2nd Street  NYC     
Mon 8/29 Reverend Vince Anderson and the Love Choir
21+
10:30 PM  Free!  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Tue 8/30 Alana Amram & the Rough Gems, Ian O'Neil (of Deer Tick), Jana Horn (of Reservations), Heaven's Jail (solo)
21+
8 PM  $10  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Wed 8/31 Chicago the Musical: 20th Anniversary Concert 7 PM-10 PM  Free!  SummerStage, Central Park, Rumsey Playfield   New York City     
Sat 9/3 Lucius, JD McPherson, Big Thief 5 AM-10 AM  $35  SummerStage, Central Park, Rumsey Playfield   New York City     
Thu 9/8 Titus Andronicus, Bueno 9 PM  $20  WFMU Performance Space 43 Montgomery St.   Jersey City     
Fri 9/23 Linda Gail Lewis, The Reach Around Rodeo Clowns 8:30 PM  $20  WFMU Performance Space 43 Montgomery St.   Jersey City     
Sat 9/24 Dressy Bessy, Pylon Reenactment Society, Big Quiet 8:30 PM  $12  WFMU Performance Space 43 Montgomery St.   Jersey City     
Sat 10/1 Barrence Whitfield and the Savages, The Piggies 9 PM  $12  WFMU Performance Space 43 Montgomery St.   Jersey City     
Sun 10/9 Van Morrison 7:30 PM    Forest Hills Stadium (web site) 1 Tennis Place  Forest Hills, NY     
Tue 10/11 Merchandise 8:30 PM  $12  WFMU Performance Space 43 Montgomery St.   Jersey City     
Thu 10/27 Dan Adriano in the Emergency Room 8 PM  $15  WFMU Performance Space 43 Montgomery St.   Jersey City     

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