Tuesday, May 31, 2005

TUESDAY, 05.31

- Jess Klein + King Canutes + Jeff Taylor = Sin-e
- Neutral Mute + Speedway + Arbor Day + Pash = Rothko
- The Raveonettes + Autolux + The Peels = Maxwell's
- Richard Buckner + Anders Parker + Amie Amis + Aderbat = Pianos
- The Arboretum + Black Sweeney + Womyn + Mike Fellows = Lit
- NYCitySin IV w/Bantam + Pistol + F-Units + Lady Unluck + New Professionals + Kung Fury = Knitting Factory
- The 22-20s + The Fatales + The Izzys + Say Hi To Your Mom = Mercury Lounge
- The Fab Faux = Bowery Ballroom
- Lights + Quinn Walker + Hightower + Ian McMurray = Delancey (upstairs)
- Nicole Atkins + Moon & Moon + Seth Misturka + More Dogs + El Mad Mo = Delancey (downstairs)
- Pete Sanchez + David Laros + Academy = Luna Lounge
- Dance-A-Thon (presented by The Sexy Magazines and Kelsey Corridor) = Niagara

Monday, May 30, 2005

MONDAY, 05.30

- The Brunettes + Blackfire Revelation + Polaroy + Killer Elite = Mercury Lounge
- Jaymay + Mark Gardener = Living Room
- NA = Pianos
- Battletorn + Dark Black + Valiant Thorr = Rothko
- Goldie Lookin Chain + MC Lars + O-Fresh w/ The OO Agents = Bowery Ballroom
- Ian Unfortunate + King Astro’s Trip + Social Junk + New Age Hillbilly = Lit
- Inspectah Deck (of Wu Tang Clan)+ Afu-Ra + Planet Asia + Royce da 59 = Northsix

Friday, May 27, 2005

WEEKEND, 05.27 - 05.29



FRIDAY, 05.27
- 7 am: Def Leppard + Bryan Adams = Rockefeller Plaza (Today Show Concert Series)
- The Wrens + Say Hi To Your Mom + Army of Me + Morningwood = Bowery Ballroom
- Electric Turn To Me + The Ocean Blue + The Sad Little Stars = Knitting Factory (early show)
- P.S. + My TVs + Jason Brody + The Good North = Crash Mansion (rsvp@newyorkunderbelly.com)
- Kyp Malone + Fresh Kills + Big Bear = Sin-e
- Rilo Kiley + Portastatic + The Brunettes = Webster Hall
- The Natural History + The Dansettes + Friendly Beats = Bar 169
- Mermer = Luna Lounge
- Girls vs. Boys DJ Battle = 85 Ave A (below old Kim's Video)
- Dark Star Orchestra = Irving Plaza
- The Redcoats Are Coming + Automatic Arms = Pete’s Candy Store
- The Fold = Knitting Factory (Old Office)
- Ladybug = Knitting Factory (late show)

- Cut w/ guest DJs Budget + Denny LeNihm = Eleven
- Brant Bjork & The Bros. + Snowden + Mixel Pixel = Mercury Lounge
- Single Frame + Dirty Projectors + Goes Cube + Wind Up Bird + Paul Michel = Pianos

- Stolen Transmission w/ Single Frame Afterparty = Orchard Bar
- Free Blood + Glass Candy + Get On Get On = Lit
- Groove Collective = Tonic
- Weird Owl + Isle of Citadel + Fooled By April = Pussycat Lounge

SATURDAY, 05.28
- 12 - 6 pm: 1st Annual Bicycle Fetish Day = Havemeyer Street, between Grand + Hope Streets (hosted by The City Religuary + Brooklyn Civic Riders)

- Appotomax + The Kites + The Rooftop + The Streamers + The Five Maseratis = Ace of Clubs
- The High Dials + Pasha = Delancey
- The Hold Steady = Sound Fix Records (3 pm)
- Juliette & The Licks = Bowery Ballroom
- Juliette Lewis & The Licks Afterparty = Happy Ending (rsvp –
franki@frankichan.com)
- FIXED w/ Glass Candy = Tribeca Grand (rsvp –
weare138nyc@yahoo.com or getrad@igetrvng.com)
- Strikes Again! + Shiver + The Larch
= Pianos
- Apollo Sunshine = Northsix
- Americana = Don Hill’s

- Mazing Vids + Mirror Mirror + Tourettes = Cake Shop
- The Volunteers = CBGB
- R.U.O.K. + The Shapes + The Happy Ending = Luna Lounge
- The Twelve = Pussycat Lounge
- The Cloud Room = Southpaw
- Team Robespierre + Uncle Fucker + Cop On Fire = 85 Avenue A
- Low Flying Jets = Maxwell's
- Swiss Auto Club = Sin-e
- Codero + The Cuban Cowboys + Steve Shiffman & The Land of No + The Thieves = Mercury Lounge
- Surgery Sunday + House of Leaves + Sybris = Lit
- White Hassle = Tonic
- Weird Weeds + Castanets = The Glasshouse

SUNDAY, 05.29
- Rock N’ Roll Brunch w/ Other Passengers + The Prids + The Art of Shooting + Pela = East River Bar
- Artanker Convoy = Sound Fix Records (4 pm)
- Diamond Nights = Bar 13

- Motherfucker Rock N' Roll Circus = Roxy
- Dolour + The Catch = Pianos
- Oxford Collapse + Emperor X + In Interview = Cake Shop
- Alabama Blacksnake + Baby Shakes = Trash
- The Slackers = Bowery Ballroom
- Killing Time/Raw Deal = Northsix
- The Van = Luna Lounge
- Hello Nurse + Nicole Atkins = Maxwell's
- Erocktica = Knitting Factory
- Weird Weeds + Skeletons = Knitting Factory






Thursday, May 26, 2005

THURSDAY, 05.26

- 1 pm: Gorillaz = Virgin Megastore, Union Square
- 9 pm: “Skate More” Premier = Delancey
- Rilo Kiley + Portastatic + The Brunettes = Webster Hall
- Rilo Kiley Afterparty = Orchard Bar
- God or Julie = Delancey
- The Ponys + The Double + Psychic Ills = Knitting Factory
- The Vitamen + Music For Girls + Quarterslot = Cake Shop
- White Light Motorcade + Sex Sells + NYCSmoke = Rothko

- Guilty Pleasure w/ guest DJ Adreon of Single Frame = Darkroom (also a Maximo Park Listening Party at 10 pm)
- The States = Pussycat Lounge
- Heloise & The Savoir Faire + Noble Society + Kinion + Have Her Home By Ten + Elephone = Pianos
- Brant Bjork & The Bros. + Diamond Nights + zZz = Southpaw
- Trachenburg Family Slide Show Players + Corn Mo = Tonic
- Music.For-Robots 01 CD Release w/ Seems So Bright + The Subjects + The Bluffs + … = Knitting Factory (Tap Bar)
- The Decemberists + Rebecca Gates = Warsaw
- Lightning Bolt + Mutant Life Expectancy = The Hook
- Aberdeen City + Amusement Parks On Fire + Shelby + Tralala = Mercury Lounge
- The Pennyroyals = Pussycat Lounge
- Dave Atell = Town Hall
- Killing Time/Raw Deal + Uppercut + Everyday Dollars = Northsix
- The High Dials + The Mainliners + Rainy Day Saints = Maxwell's
- Fischerspooner = Canal Room
- Gang Gang Dance + Bloodlines + Electroputas = Bowery Ballroom
- Friendly Bears + Time of Orchids + Cheer Accident + Edie’s Army = Lit
- Moto:Rosa + Adam Lempel + Cockroach = Luna Lounge
- Slightly Stoopid + Fishbone + Sound of Urchin = Irving Plaza

Wednesday, May 25, 2005

WEDNESDAY, 05.25

- Landrew = Capone’s
- Benzos Record Release Party + The Syrup Girls = Hiro Ballroom (rsvp – alejandro@gbh.tv)
- Bright Eyes + The Faint + Mars Black = Webster Hall
- Sunday Driver = Knitting Factory (Old Office)
- Broadband + Hello Nurse + Karwreck + Unsacred Hearts + Napoleon = Delancey
- Pink Noise = Sin-e
- Morex Optimo + Black Spoons + Cordalene = Lit
- Lotus = Rocks Off Boat Cruise
- R.U.O.K. = Trash
- Sima + Eugene + Cheaper Faster + The Hundred = Pianos
- The New Deal = Rocks Off Concert Cruise
- Boredoms + Jim O’Rourke = Bowery Ballroom
- Boredoms Afterparty = Cake Shop
- Travis Sullivan's Bjorkestra = Maxwell's
- Team Sleep = Knitting Factory (2 shows)
- The New Spain = Pussycat Lounge
- Rasputina + Contramano = Southpaw
- Julia Marvel = Luna Lounge
- Th' Legendary Shackshakers = Mercury Lounge
- Slightly Stoopid + Fishbone + Sound of Urchin = Irving Plaza

Tuesday, May 24, 2005

TUESDAY, 05.24

- 7:30 pm: 30 Seconds To Mars = Mercury Lounge (early show)
- The Perishers + The Assault = Mercury Lounge
- Bright Eyes + The Faint + Mars Black = Webster Hall
- The Faint Afterparty = Lit
- Fiona Sand + Fiasco = Lit
- Stereophonics + Augustana = Bowery Ballroom
- Bravo Silva (Record Release) + The End of the World + Dynasty = Sin-e
- Nicole Atkins + Ben Carroll + TK Webb = Delancey (upstairs)
- The High Dials + The Fame + High Horse + Jug Addicts = Delancey (downstairs)
- Single Frame + K & The Boys + Demander + Elephone = Rothko
- Jim O'Rourke + Tony Conrad = The Kitchen
- The Break-Up = Black Betty
- Blood Brothers + Plot To Blow Up The Eiffel Tower = Spirit
- Jack's Mannequin + Wakefield + High Tigers = Knitting Factory
- Brant Bjork & The Bros. = Maxwell's
- Pinback + Aqueduct + The Dudley Corporation = Irving Plaza
- Lightning Bolt = Northsix
- The Kites + Headquarters = Luna Lounge
- The Comas + The Mistakes + Hopewell + Biirdie = Southpaw
- Common = S.O.B.’s
- Sophie B. Hawkins = Living Room
- Sarah McLachlan = Madison Square Garden

Monday, May 23, 2005

MONDAY, 05.23

- The Witnesses + Johnny Lives + Special Guest = Delancey
- Bright Eyes + The Faint + Mars Black = Webster Hall
- Billy Idol = Beacon Theatre
- Jarboe + Bellmer Dolls = Knitting Factory
- Automatic Vaudeville + The Bon Savants + The Kerfaines = Rothko
- Stereophonics + Augustana = Bowery Ballroom
- Jaymay = Living Room
- Ezra Reich + Lame Drivers + Spazzys = Pianos
- Cyndi Lauper for "Concert To Benefit Friends of Theresa Fund" = Irving Plaza
- Gipsy Kings = Radio City Music Hall
- Haunted Pussy = The Continental
- Jim & Jennie and The Pinetops + Biirdie = Mercury Lounge

Friday, May 20, 2005

WEEKEND, 05.20 - 05.22

FRIDAY, 05.20
- 7 am: Good Morning America Concert Series w/ U2
- The Rinse + The Americans UK + This Blue Holiday + Motel Creeps + 1/2 Astronaut + Music For Girls = Pussycat Lounge
- Hot Hot Heat + Robbers on High Street + The Blue Van = Webster Hall
- Andrew Bird + Antenna = Knitting Factory
- Matt Pond PA + Metric Mile + The Consultants = Delancey
- 33 hz + Chin Chin = Rothko
- Queens of Noize w/ Longwave Listening Party = Supreme Trading
- Baby Dayliner + Metermaids + West Indian Girl = Mercury Lounge
- Aeroplane Pageant + The Figurines + Jesse Lacey = Alphabet Lounge
- Roger Miller + Brian Bonz + Invert = Knitting Factory, Tap Bar
- NY2LON presents The Ligers (Stellastarr*) + Ordinary Boys + The Hong Kong + Amusement Parks on Fire = Bowery Ballroom

- Stellastarr* + The Ordinary Boys Afterparty @ Stolen Transmission, Orchard Bar
- Porcupine Tree = Irving Plaza
- Summer Lawns + Imaginary Johnny + Morricone Youth = Pianos
- Snow Patrol + Athlete = Roseland Ballroom
- L.P. + The Saints = Maxwell’s
- We Care A Lot w/ DJs BMG + Tommy Sunshine = Luke & Leroy's
- Thievery Corporation = Spirit
- Thievery Corporation Afterparty = Lotus (
list@gbh.tv for reduced admission)
- Supagroup (Record Release) = Crash Mansion
- Graham Smith (of Kleenex Girl Wonder) = Magnetic
Field
- The Teeth = Cake Shop
- Cut Party w/ Syrup Girls + Dirty Dietz = Eleven
- P*S*K* = Sin-e
- Sex Sells + Nanuchka + Headquarters + Aloud = Ace of Clubs
- Velvet Revolver = PNC Bank Arts Center
- Bang!Bang! + Two If By Sea + General Miggs = Tommy’s Tavern
- Psychic TV + Dub Is A Weapon = The Hook
- Angels of Light + Akron/Family = Northsix
- The Ordinary = Luna Lounge
- The Oak Ridge Boys = B.B. King’s Blues Club

SATURDAY, 05.21
- 1 pm: Rock For Mental Health Benefit w/ The Vitamen + The Don’t Stop + Seer + … = Pete’s Candy Store
- 2 pm: Cause CoMotion + Parts and Labor + The Evens = East River Amphitheatre

- 4 pm: Video Shoot for The Hold Steady = Church Street Boxing Gym, 25 Park Place
- The Zincs = Sound Fix Records
- Bright Eyes + The Faint + Mars Black = Webster Hall
- Loose Record presents Amusement Parks on Fire + Terminal Bliss = Pianos
- Les Sans Culottes + Death of Fashion + The Andything People + … = Pussycat Lounge
- Here Comes Everybody + Electric Turn To Me + The Beatings = Sin-e
- Martha Wainwright = Maxwell’s

- Boyjazz + Hymns + Coyote = Delancey
- The Current + Novena + Biirdie = Rothko
- Stereophonics + Augustana = Southpaw
- Deerhoof + Needelle = Northsix
- U2 = Madison Square Garden
- M.A.N.D.Y. = Tribeca Grand (rsvp to
weare138nyc@yahoo.com)
- We Are Scientists + Bishop Allen + The Teeth = The Tank
- Monade + The Zincs+ Besnard Lakes = Mercury Lounge
- Railroad Earth = Bowery Ballroom

- Battletorn + Cop On Fire + Tiny Hawks = The Woodster
- Die Romantik + Electric Turn to Me + The Beatings + Nozomi Phoenix = Sin-e
- The Crybabies + The Cinders = Magnetic Field
- For Real For Real + The Choke = Opaline
- Rachel Yamagata = Joe’s Pub
- Billionaire Boys Club + Acquiesce = Maxwell’s
- Steel Train = Knitting Factory

SUNDAY, 05.22
- The Witnesses + Boyjazz + Heroine Sheiks = Pianos
- Bright Eyes + The Faint + Mars Black = Webster Hall
- Billy Idol = Beacon Theatre
- Fountains of Wayne + Ben Kweller = Central Park (Sing For The Children)
- Aa + Japanther = East Williamsburg Industrial Park
- Monade + The Zincs+ Besnard Lakes = Mercury Lounge
- Deerhoof + Blood On The Wall + Needelle = Northsix
- Andrew Bird + Antenna = Southpaw
- USAISAMONSTER + Guns Fire Mayhem = Sin-e






Thursday, May 19, 2005

THURSDAY, 05.19

- The Harlem Shakes = Sin-e (early show)
- Fischerspooner + Morningwood = Canal Room
- Mice Parade + Boom Bip + Home Video = Southpaw
- Joey Ramone’s Birthday Party = Irving Plaza
- Hot Hot Heat + The Blue Van Preparty = Happy Ending
- The Hold Steady (Record Release) + Need New Body = Bowery Ballroom
- Doves + Mercury Rev = Webster Hall
- Tarantula + The Winter Pageant + Other Passengers + Val Emmich + The Gray Kid = Mercury Lounge
- Apollo Heights + Heloise & The Savoir Faire + Psychic Drive + High Tiger = Pianos
- Hidden Hand + Dove + Thousand Vendettas = Rothko
- The Sights + The Heartless Bastards + Rock N’ Roll Soldiers = Maxwell’s
- Still Division + The Lost Tricks + Jesus H. Christ + Sam Fisher = Tribeca Rock Club
- The Alternate Routes (Record Release) = Knitting Factory, Tap Bar
- Explorer = Luna Lounge
- Bang!Bang! + Two If By Sea + Atomic Dog = Knitting Factory, Old Office
- Midtown + Plain White T’s + Action Action = Knitting Factory
- Appleseed Cast + Chin Up Chin Up + Rahim = Northsix
- The Moirai = Bar 169

Wednesday, May 18, 2005

WEDNESDAY, 05.18

- Gang of Four = Irving Plaza
- Gang of Four Afterparty = Lit
- The Headset + The Black Spoons = Lit
- Trick & The Heartstrings = Pianos
- Headphones + Crystal Skulls = Northsix
- Doves + Mercury Rev = Webster Hall
- Hang the DJ w/ The Picture = 17
- Doves + Mando Diao Afterparty w/ DJ sets by Andy Rourke (of The Smiths) + La Push = Hiro Ballroom (alejandro@gbh.tv)
- Cocked and Loaded + UKUK = Knitting Factory (free show)
- U2 + Kings of Leon = Continental Airlines Arena
- Taking Pictures + The Song Corporation + Transit Belle + Balloons = Bar 169
- Yo La Tengo = Rose Theatre, Time Warner Center
- Butch Walker + Low Millions = Maxwell’s
- Antigone Rising = Supper Club
- The Everyothers + The Heartless Bastards + Pela + The Changes = Mercury Lounge
- The Sights + Surefire + Mando Diao = Bowery Ballroom
- Siwat + Bravo Silva + The Animators = Pianos
- Sandpaper + A Northern Chorus = Knitting Factory, Old Office
- zZz + Mice Parade + Boom Bip = Knitting Factory, Main Space
- Mice Parade + Boom Bip Afterparty = Loreley
- Mudville = Knitting Factory, Tap Bar
- Tony Conrad = The Kichen

Tuesday, May 17, 2005

TUESDAY, 05.17

- C-Rayz Walz = Virgin Megastore, Union Square
- Coldplay = Beacon Theatre
- 8:30 pm: Gothamist Movable Hype Comedy Show w/ Paul Scheer (Best Week Ever) + Rob Huebel (aka Inconsiderate Cell Phone Guy) + Aziz Ansari + Chelsea Peretti + Nick Kroll + Jessi Klein = Tonic
- Gang of Four = Irving Plaza
- Gang of Four + Brazilian Girls = Tribeca Grand (after midnight - $50 at http://www.gangoffour.us or http://www.insound.com)
- Looker + Aloke + The Changes + Marwood = Rothko
- Benzos + The Big Sleep + The Glass = Mercury Lounge
- U2 + Kings of Leon = Continental Airlines Arena
- The Sharp Things = Joe’s Pub
- Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra = Southpaw
- Superfortress (Record Relase) + Pine*AM = Pianos
- Orange Park + Joshua + Taking Pictures = Northsix
- Kasabian + Mad Action + Rock N’ Roll Soldiers = Bowery Ballroom
- Kasabian Afterparty + Oasis CD Launch Party = Hiro Ballroom (rsvp@gbh.tv)
- The Break-Up + Ants in Japan + Dove Sounds = Delancey
- Nicole Atkins + Josh Pyke + Gabriel Soul + Zachary Cale = The Delancey (rooftop)
- The Bravery + 5 O’Clock Heroes + Ordinary Boys = Warsaw
- Dredg = The Continental

Monday, May 16, 2005

MONDAY, 05.16

- Nine Inch Nails = Hammerstein Ballroom
- The Bravery + 5 O'Clock Heroes + Ordinary Boys = Irving Plaza
- Finch + Vendetta Red + Reeve Oliver + Nurses = Knitting Factory
- Pine*AM = Tonic
- Peter Murphy = B.B. King’s Blues Club
- Whitey + The Cloud Room + Princess Superstar + La Push = Rothko
- Kasabian + Mad Action + Rock N’ Roll Soldiers = Bowery Ballroom
- The Oranges Band + Hockey Night + Bring Back the Guns = Sin-e
- Mahi Mahi + The Butcherings

Saturday, May 14, 2005

WEEKEND, 05.13 - 05.15

FRIDAY, 05.13
- 7 pm: Octis @ Eat Records
- Stellastarr* (listed as "The Ligers") @ Luna Lounge
- 5 O’Clock Heroes + Army of Me + R.U.O.K. @ Rothko (afterparty - Stolen Transmission Party @ Orchard Bar)
- Balthus + Nassau + My Victoria @ Sin-e
- Hello Nurse + The Go-Station + Morning Theft + The Murdochs + The Madison Strays @ Crash Mansion (free –
rsvp@newyorkunderbelly.com)
- Clap Your Hands Say Yeah + Rye Coalition + Overnight + Ghosts of Pasha @ Maxwell’s
- The Good Life + Make Believe (Joan of Arc) + Zykos @ Knitting Factory
- The Pharcyde @ The Hook
- Some Action + The Fatals + Shop Fronts + Baby Shakes @ Ace of Clubs
- The Harlem Shakes + The Sun + The Rolling Blackouts + The Dead 60’s @ Mercury Lounge
- Neil Hamburger @ Pianos
- James Holden @ Spirit
- Donna the Buffalo + Hackensaw Boys @ Bowery Ballroom
- Eugene + Panache @ Luna Lounge
- zZz (Record Release Party) + The Apes + Bad Wizard + The Holy Ghost + Shellshag w/ DJ Tommie Sunshine @ Delancey
- Accidents + New Rags + Pages @ Lit
- We Care A Lot w/ Guest DJ Mooner @ Luke & Leroy's
- PG Six + Doveman + Partyface @ Tonic
- Trey Anastasio + Particle @ Hammerstein Ballroom
- Trey Anastasio Afterparty w/ performance by Lotus @ Crash Mansion
- Built to Spill + Mike Johnson + The Prids @ Irving Plaza
- Crackpipes + Hearts on Fire + The Choke @ Magnetic Field
- Sting @ Jones Beach

SATURDAY, 05.14
- 4 pm: Cause Co-motion + Skeletons & The Girl-Faced Boys @ P.S. 1

- 6:27 pm: First Warm Night @ Roosevelt Park (Chrystie & Houston Streets - "prepare to move"? ...)
- Cause Co-motion @ Cake Shop (Opening Weekend, 152 Ludlow - http://www.cake-shop.com/)
- Particle @ Rocks Off Concert Cruise Series
- Stay Fucked + Blake Goomi's Hotels @ Galapagos
- Kimya Dawson + The Pharmacy @ Glasshouse
- Four Volts + The Wobblies + Drayton Sawyer Gang + Mahi Mahi + Spheres + … @ Asterisk Art Space
- Goodnight Gunfight (EP Release) + Death of Fashion + The Isles + Nassau @ Delancey
- The Prids @ Trash
- Sting @ Irving Plaza
- Fixed Party w/ Dead Combo @ Tribeca Grand (rsvp - weare138nyc@yahoo.com)
- EVR Benefit w/ The Art of Shooting + Antonius Block + … @ Pete’s Candy Store
- The 101 + The Forms + Taking Pictures + Hero Pattern + Houston McCoy @ Sin-e
- Headquarters + La Push + The A-Sides w/ Andy Rourke (of The Smiths) @ TisWas (rsvp for reduced admission - americanmod@aol.com)
- Velvet Revolver @ Jones Beach
- British Sea Power + Feist + Pela @ Bowery Ballroom
- The Coastal Drag + The Information + Cologne + Tangerine + … @ Pianos
- El Vez + Machetres @ Mercury Lounge
- Nakatomi Plaza + Bullet Train To Vegas + Secret Life of Sofia + Behold the Arctapus @ Knitting Factory (old office)
- The Crystal Method @ Spirit
- Big Lazy @ Tonic
- The Explosion + Throw Rag + None More Black + The Loved Ones @ Knitting Factory
- Sting @ Irving Plaza
- Balloons + The Van + Wharton Tiers Ensemble + Americana @ Lit
- Trey Anastasio @ Hammerstein Ballroom
- The Mugs + Moi + Siwat + Condo @ Luna Lounge
- Alice Lee + Gachupin + Phonograph @ Union Pool

SUNDAY, 05.15
- 9 am: AIDS Walk @ Central Park
- The Electric Shadows + The Babyshakes + The D.C. Snipers + The Stalkers @ Cake Shop (Opening Weekend, 152 Ludlow - http://www.cake-shop.com/)
- Mahi Mahi + A Place To Bury Strangers + Butcherings @ Knitting Factory (old office)
- Hot Cross + Akimbo @ Northsix (downstairs)
- Built To Spill + Mike Johnson + The Prids @ Southpaw
- Nine Inch Nails @ Hammerstein Ballroom
- Nine Inch Nails Afterparty @ Delancey
- Alice Texas @ Tonic
- Autodrone + Kid Congo Powers + El Radio Fantastique + Randi Russo @ Mercury Lounge
- Wau Wau Sisters + Ambitious Orchestra + Corn Mo @ Knitting Factory
- Bubble + Friends performing "The White Album" @ Arlene's Grocery
- British Sea Power + Feist + The Double @ Bowery Ballroom
- Rock n’ Roll Soldiers @ Bar 13
- Pucker @ Luna Lounge

Thursday, May 12, 2005

THURSDAY, 05.12

- 6 pm: Blonde Redhead @ Courthouse Gallery (32nd Ave @ 2nd) - for Bicycle Film Festival (afterparty at Bar Eleven)
- 6:30 pm: Photobloggers Unite Meeting @ The Magician (118 Rivington)
- 7 pm: Ben Lee + Nic Armstrong Listening Party hosted by The Onion @ Darkroom
- 7:30 pm: Tribute to Susan Sontag @ BAM Rose Cinemas
- The Diggs (Record Release) + Heloise & The Savoir Faire + … @ Pianos
- Fischerspooner @ Canal Room (rsvp to fischerspoonerrsvp@misshapes.com for afterparty)
- Weezer @ Roseland Ballroom
- Free Blood + Roxy Pain + Premiere of Kill Rock Stars DVD Starter Set @ Tonic
- The Dead 60’s + Hearts on Fire + Kid Cassanova @ Northsix
- The Apes + zZz + Nassau @ Maxwell’s
- Northern State + Gym Class Heroes @ Knitting Factory
- Nicole Atkins + Love as Laughter @ The Hook
- Mastodon + Death By Stereo + Cult of Luna @ Bowery Ballroom
- Mastodon Afterparty @ Lit
- Black Spoons + Hoy + Rosey Nolan Band @ Lit
- Ashford Breaks + One Long Lash + Disbelief St. @ Cake Shop (152 Ludlow)
- Chris Conti + a.d.d. + White China @ Luna Lounge
- Built to Spill + Mike Johnson + The Prids @ Irving Plaza
- Thunderbirds Are Now! + Todd Deatherage + Boss Tweed @ Knitting Factory
- The Shapes + Nightmare of You + Downtown + Duke + Swimming Pools @ Delancey
- The Crack Pipes @ Niagara
- DJs Stretch Armstrong + Tommie Sunshine @ Table 50 (rsvp - http://www.paper-street.com/guestlist/degeneration)
- Pay To Cum @ Sweet & Vicious
- Aerowave + French Doors + Auto Vogner + The Dark Hollers @ Pussycat Lounge

Wednesday, May 11, 2005

WEDNESDAY, 05.11

- 6 pm: 33hz @ Virgin Megastore, Union Square
- 7 - 10 pm: Topic Magazine's "Family" Roundtable featuring David Cross @ Show Nightclub
- 9 - 11 pm: Benzos Listening Party @ Hi-Fi
- Up the Empire + Demander + The Darlings + Murdock @ Sin-e
- The Kites + Camera + Paparazzi + Group Sounds + Soviets @ Delancey
- Weezer @ Roseland Ballroom
- The Art of Shooting + Easy Killer + Picture Index @ Lit
- Stereo Total + Les Georges Leningrad @ Bowery Ballroom
- The Fame + Sam Bisbee + Wussy + Eugene + Shipwreck Union @ Mercury Lounge
- Bust Party w/ Unisex Salon @ Boysroom
- El Vez + Machetres @ Southpaw
- Ken Butler's Voices of Anxious Objects @ Zebulon
- Reverend Horton Heat + Murphy's Law + Supersuckers @ Webster Hall
- Bad Teenage Moustache + Moonrats @ Luna Lounge
- Built to Spill + Mike Johnson + The Prids @ Irving Plaza
- The Ankles + Four Volts + El Jezel + Joshua Gabriel @ Trash
- The Firebird Band + Bishop Allen + Liars Academy + Legs Up @ Rothko
- Greg + Geo of MisShapes @ Hiro Ballroom (rsvp -
alejandro@gbh.tv)

Tuesday, May 10, 2005

TUESDAY, 05.10

- 6 pm: Spoon @ Virgin Megastore, Union Square
- 9 pm: Harry Smith’s “Heaven and Earth Magic” @ Cake Shop
- 9 pm: Thank You Party w/ Slavic Soul Party (sponsored by The Onion) @ Tonic
- Diamond Nights + Priestess + Tomorrow’s Friend + High Line @ Mercury Lounge
- Diamond Nights Afterparty w/ DJs Tedward + Cheeseburger @ Loreley
- Oceanographer @ Pete’s Candy Store
- Ben Folds @ Town Hall
- Passenger + Dutch Kills + Cut the Wires + Enemy Love @ Rothko
- Head Automatica + Acceptance + Vendetta Red + A Static Lullaby @ Bowery Ballroom
- The Garrets + The Pages + Silver Canyons @ Delancey (downstairs)
- Pete Gannon & Aurelio Valle (of Calla) + Mike Wexler + Damon and Alexander McMahon (of Inouk) @ Delancey (upstairs)
- Aqualung + Cary Brothers @ Irving Plaza

Monday, May 09, 2005

MONDAY, 05.09

- 6 – 8 pm: Media Bistro Party @ Mannahatta (www.ersvp.com/reply/allmedia)
- Punk Social w/ Kent William Albin (KWACIO) + Bengala @ Hanger Bar
- Balthus @ Mercury Lounge
- Dave Matthews Band @ Roseland Ballroom
- System of a Down @ Irving Plaza
- Jaymay @ Living Room
- Measure My Sexy @ Sin-e
- DJs Speculator + Chupacabras @ Beauty Bar
- Here Comes Everybody + Chris Taylor + Valeze @ Pianos
- Stone Coyotes @ Maxwell’s
- DAT Politics + San Serac @ Rothko

Friday, May 06, 2005

WEEKEND, 05.06 - 05.08

FRIDAY, 05.06
- 7 – 10 pm: The Vs. Project w/ DJ Language @ Triple 5 Soul (free w/ rsvp to
events@triple5soul.com)
- 8 pm: CHAISE issue two Release Party @ Southpaw
- The Go Station @ Crash Mansion (free –
rsvp@newyorkunderbelly.com)
- Prefuse 73 + Battles + FourTet + Beans @ Northsix
- Man on Earth + Astronaut + The Twelve + Death Comes For The Archbishop @ Luna Lounge
- The Mars Volta @ Roseland Ballroom
- The Mars Volta Afterparty w/ Prefuse 73 @ Happy Ending (rsvp to
franki@frankichan.com)
- Sandpaper + Faces on Film + Divine Minds + Time of Orchids (Record Release) @ Pianos
- Maktub + Pete Miser + The English Department + DJ Cocoa Cracker Brown @ Mercury Lounge
- Walk Humongous + The Bosch + Low Red Land + The Walkons @ Trash
- Why? + Black Lights (Kyp of TV on the Radio) + Brother Danielson @ The Woodster
- Earlimart + Okkervil River + Kevin Devine @ Bowery Ballroom
- We Care A Lot presents A Touch of Class @ Luke & Leroy’s
- Tough & Lovely + Andy G & The Roller Kings + Goes Cube + … @ Union Pool
- Night of a Thousand Stevies @ Knitting Factory
- Prince Paul @ Knitting Factory (free – giveaways from Bathgate Mixtapes + Brooklyn Brewery + Halycon T’s)
- Orange Park + The Picture + Explorer + The Actualities + Ryan Ferguson @ Sin-e
- The Secret Life of Sofia + Undersea Explosion + Line & Sinker Trust + Strangewalls @ Asterisk

SATURDAY, 05.07
- possible bday insanity....
- The Witnesses + Cheeseburger + Stylofone + Earth Stood Still + … @ Pussycat Lounge
- Mini-Mutek Festival @ Tonic
- DC Snipers + Electric Shadows + Blue Revision + … @ Union Pool
- Tiger Mountain + The Soft Explosions + The Bamboo Kids + Mighty Fine @ Crash Mansion

The Couriers + Unsacred Hearts + Man in Gray @ Luna Lounge
- Amy Miles + Tigers & Monkeys @ Knitting Factory
- Fixed w/ Tim Sweeney (Beats in Space / DFA) @ Tribeca Grand (rsvp to
weare138nyc@yahoo.com)
- The Mountain Goats + Shearwater + Erik Friedlander @ Northsix
- Prefuse 73 + Battles + Beans @ Bowery Ballroom
- The Vitamen + The Giraffes + Dante DeCaro + Jeff Hanson @ Mercury Lounge
- Stay Fucked + The Mistakes + The Amazing People + Lycaon Pictus @ Asterisk
- The Clarks + Rosavelt + Jennifer Glass @ Rothko
- No Things + Fur Cups for Teeth + Tunnel of Love + Big Digits @ Delancey
- Oneida (Record Release) + Apes + Pterodactyl @ Palace Tavern – toddpnyc.com
- AllDisco w/ Doug Lee + Jeremy Campbell + Rob Uptight @ Capone’s

SUNDAY, 05.08
- 2 pm: Acoustic BBQ w/ Joel Saladino + Brad Shanks + P.G. Six + Zeke Healy + Puttin’ on the Ritz + many more … @ Prospect Park Peninsula
- The Wonder Stuff + Ambulance LTD + As Fast As + Army of Me @ Irving Plaza
- Autechre + snd + Rob Hall @ Webster Hall
- The Lucksmiths + Ladybug Transistor + Pipas + In Interview @ Knitting Factory
- Medications + Z’s + Michael Columbia + Blue Velvet @ Knitting Factory
- Fog + Hrvatski/Greg Davis + Aarktica + Cementhead @ Mercury Lounge

Thursday, May 05, 2005

THURSDAY, 05.05

- Cinco de Mayo Party @ An Abandoned L.E.S. Building (124 Ridge St – has sign saying “Building For Sale”) – best not to tell the cops
- ‘Sup Magazine’s Cinco de Mayo Bash w/ Soft + Pela + The Bluffs + My Best Fiend + The Natural History (and DJs Rok One & DJ Jaclyn + JDH + James Fucking Friedman & Dirty Dietz + Music For Robots) @ Delancey (roof reception 8 -10 pm, all 3 floors open, $8 cover, $4 margaritas)
- 7 pm: The Blowup Issue No. 3 Launch Party @ Eleven (rsvp to
rsvp@theblowup.com)
- Fischerspooner @ Canal Room
- Oakley Hall + Bobby Bare Jr. + Sam Champion + The Merediths @ Mercury Lounge
- Bona Roba (EP Release) + Alabama Blacksnake @ Sin-e
- Loveless Party @ Belly (155 Rivington)
- The Mars Volta @ Roseland Ballroom
- White Mice + Slow Jams + Ovo + Joshua Hydeman @ Kingsland Tavern (244 Nassau Ave, Greenpoint)
- New Order + Dragonette @ Hammerstein Ballroom
- New Order Afterparty + DJ set @ Hiro (tickets available at
www.gbh.tv)
- Visions of the Impending Apocalypse + Spin Magazine present Nine Inch Nails “With Teeth” Release Party w/ Guest DJs Marc Spitz + Ben Cho @ Happy Ending
- Repellent Magazine presents Abe Duque + Neurotic Drum Band + Inflagranti DJ set @ Rothko
- The Mountain Goats + Shearwater + Erik Friedlander @ Knitting Factory
- Violator + Heloise & The Savoire Faire + Omar Alexander & Sense + Batista @ Pianos
- Caribou + Junior Boys + The Russian Futurists @ Northsix
- Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra @ Tonic
- Mike Doughty + Susan Enan @ Bowery Ballroom
- All American Rejects + Armor for Sleep + Hellogoodbye @ Irving Plaza

Wednesday, May 04, 2005

WEDNESDAY, 05.04

- 7 pm: Guitar World Magazine Benefit for AIDS/Lifecycle Race For A Cure @ Ace of Clubs
- 9 – 11 pm: Pela Listening Party @ HiFi
- Kevin Devine & The Goddamn Band + The Exit + Todd Deatherage Band + Mason Dixon @ Knitting Factory
- The Black Spoons @ Lit
- Serious Weapon + The Caulfield Sisters + The Head Set + New Roman Times @ Mercury Lounge
- The New Spain + Chamisa Mesa + Goes Cube + Hearts on Fire + 1/2 Astronaut + … @ Delancey
- Bust @ Boysroom
- The Overnight @ CBGBs
- Bang! NYC w/ DJ The Captain @ No. 1C (50 Ave B) – presented by Jimmy Im (Svedka, Woomble) + Chris Bletzer (Nylon Magazine) w/ open Svedka vodka bar 10 pm – 12 am
- BPM Magazine Issue Party w/ Tommie Sunshine @ Hiro (rsvp - alejandro@gbh.tv)
- Jimmy Chamberlain Complex + The Boy Bathing + Days Away @ Knitting Factory
- Disco Saloon w/ performance by Pearl @ Capone’s
- Caribou + Junior Boys + The Russian Futurists @ Bowery Ballroom
- Hotel Lights + Choo Choo La Rough + Jennifer O’Connor (Record Release) + Pete Fitzpatrick @ Rothko
- The Decemberists @ Irving Plaza

Tuesday, May 03, 2005

TUESDAY, 05.03

- 6:30 pm: Mike Doughty @ Tower Records (Broadway + W 4th St)
- 8 – 11 pm: Canceled Flight @ Reed Space Gallery
- 9 pm: Cake Shop Opening w/ Jeffrey Lewis + Dufus (www.cake-shop.com)
- 10 pm: Cheeseburger @ Tedious Limbs, Deitch Projects (78 Grand St, Brooklyn)
- The Swedes + Coma + Mason Dixon + Bravo Silva @ Rothko
- The Pearls + The Folk (CD Release) + Hyper Cube @ Crash Mansion
- The Break-up + Downtown + A Place To Bury Strangers + Bathus + Favorite Sons @ Trash
- Eugene Mirman featuring Bobby Tisdale + guests @ Pianos (10:30 pm show w/ King of France added)
- The Streamers + Wormburner @ Black Betty
- Sir Richard Bishop (of Sun City Girls) @ Joe’s Pub
- Jenny Scheinman @ Barbes
- Pantagruel Party w/ Hymns + Arboretum + Wholfin + Eugene + DJ Ikey of Mars Volta @ Delancey (+ rooftop performances by Alex + Nicole Atkins + Ian Thomas + Mouth of Leaves)
- Fall Out Boy + The AKAs @ Irving Plaza
- Chris Glover + Daniel Marr + Chase Pagan + Greg Shafritz Band @ Mercury Lounge

Monday, May 02, 2005

MONDAY, 05.02

- 6 pm: Celebrity Fashion Show @ Time Warner Center, 2nd Floor (free; fashions auctioned off for Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, VH1 Save the Music Foundation, Dress For Success, and others)
- Jaymay @ Living Room (free)
- Walter Schreifels @ Club SoHo 323 (free)
- New York Independent Film Festival – “The American Astronaut” Screening + “Do You Like Chinese?” Afterparty @ Delancey
- The Books + Keith Fullerton Whitman + Greg Davis @ Knitting Factory
- Pink Noise + Hypercube @ Lit
- Eugene Mirman featuring Bobby Tisdale + guests @ Pianos
- Performance Space 122 Annual Benefit @ Webster Hall
- Les Paul & His Quartet @ Iridium Jazz Club