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Real Estate w/R. Stevie Moore, Andrew Cedermark Saturday, August 11 Webster Hall Better than: The thousand times I have listened to Real Estate's Days. In front of shifty blue stage lights on Saturday night, Real Estate keyboardist Jonah Mauer squinted at his bandmate, guitarist Matt Mondanile. On ... More >>
In Waste Of Paint, our writer/artist team of Jamie Peck and Debbie Allen will review goings-on about town in words and images. Remember when you had to drive an hour to a town you'd never been to just to see whatever D.I.Y. shit was going down in your state that weekend? You'd bitch about it at the ... More >>
Whatever show this was, it didn't make the list, remarkably. Pic by Rebecca Smeyne.Shea Stadium has been one of Brooklyn's finer DIY-type venues since opening in April 2009 -- after a quick move from Debevoise Avenue over to its current home at 20 Meadow Street (neighbor issues, alas), the sp ... More >>
Coasting crack a smile. All photos by Georgia KralFluffy Lumbers and Coasting Dead Herring Saturday, September 11 Better Than: Your usual house party. Dead Herring is a first floor loft apartment located next to the Williamsburg bridge on-ramp. It's an odd experience--if not completely un-s ... More >>
Are these kids at a Phish show or an Animal Collective show? You'll never know. Photo by Max Herman. Over the weekend, the Washington Post suggested that a shift was underway in the indie-rock community. As the headline went: "For indie rockers, 'jam band' increasingly no longer a shameful te ... More >>
Julian Lynch, La Big Vic, Campfires, and Ducktails Glasslands Friday, July 30 Julian Lynch played at Glasslands on Friday night on a bill with some old friends. It was a rare New York performance for the Ridgewood, New Jersey-born musician, who lives in Madison, Wisconsin and hates touring. Organ ... More >>
Jolene Kao"Coast" is the new "Wolf": Best Coast (above) and Coasting (below) Group Tightener Showcase Monster Island Wednesday, October 21 Monster Island's basement couldn't have been more perfect for last night's Todd P/Group Tightener party. High ceilings and sparkly, stone-layere ... More >>