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Tuesday, October 20
 

6:00pm

Lowell Thompson & Crown Pilot
Tuesday October 20, 2009 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Rockwood Music Hall (196 Allen St. (btwn Stanton & Houston), New York, NY)

6:30pm

Surf City
A soundtrack for surfer movies where the cast are heavily tattooed.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Red Bull Space (40 Thompson St. (at Watts), New York, NY)

6:45pm

Graydon
Synths and synthetic drumbeats pummeled together using a slightly dance-punk aesthetic.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 6:45pm - 7:30pm
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Red/X
Smooth, lo-fi sounding reggae with grinding club basslines.
http://www.myspace.com/redxsound

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 7:40pm
Arlene's Grocery (95 Stanton St. (btwn Ludlow & Orchard), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Invade Rome
Percussion-heavy power rock on a rollercoaster of wails, crescendos and drumrolls.
http://www.myspace.com/invaderome

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Crash Mansion (Downstairs) (199 Bowery (at Delancey), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Laura Warshauer
Strong-voiced singer/songwriter with evocative, heartsick lyrics.
http://www.myspace.com/laurawarshauer

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Canal Room (285 W. Broadway @ Canal St., New York, NY)

7:00pm

Quiet Loudly
Late "

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Fontana's (105 Eldridge St. (btwn Broome and Grand), New York, NY)

7:00pm

The Lives of Famous Men
Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Highline Ballroom (431 W. 16th St. (btwn 9th & 10th Ave.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Beat Radio
Songs of longing, songs of heartbreak, sometimes tinged with distortion.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Glasslands Gallery (289 Kent Ave. (near S. 1st St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Care Bears On Fire
Young, all-girl band combines pop-punk and rock for a rambunctious, energetic sound.
http://www.myspace.com/carebearsonfire

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bowery Ballroom (6 Delancey St. (btwn Bowery & Chrystie), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Deleted Scenes
Reverbed Americana anchored by dub and dance-pop flourishes.
http://www.deletedscenesmusic.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

7:00pm

Israel Gripka
Singalong-ready folk with gritty vocals and a heartsick but righteous lyrics.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Jess King
Soulful solo artist with a smoky voice and ambient electro hooks.
http://www.jessking.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Village Underground (130 W. 3rd St. (btwn MacDougal and 6th Ave.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Jill Hennessy
Emotional narratives in a folk acoustic package -- true Americana storytelling.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Look Mexico
Surging, textured post-punk with heartfelt lyrics and hints of math-rock.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Spike Hill (184 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Nine11 Thesaurus
Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

7:00pm

OrganicArma
Arty trio making conceptual dance music with slamming, industrial beats.
http://www.organicarma.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ace of Clubs (9 Great Jones St. (btwn Broadway & Lafayette), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Warpaint
John Frusciante-endorsed Ethereal quartet revels in atmospheric, mournful dream-pop.
http://www.myspace.com/worldwartour

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Black Moses Sound (Selector Twice and Clive Chin)
Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:00pm - 12:00am
Spur Tree (76 Orchard St. (btwn Broome & Grand), New York, NY)

7:15pm

Motocade
Indie-pop taking its cues from "

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:15pm - 8:00pm
Red Bull Space (40 Thompson St. (at Watts), New York, NY)

7:15pm

The Paparazzi
Bare boned and stripped down bluesy alt-rock with a slight rustic edge.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:15pm - 8:00pm
Pianos (158 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

7:30pm

Porfirio
Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:30pm - 8:15pm
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

7:30pm

Blondes
Electronic duo perfect their craft with synths and build-ups that will make you feel delusional.
http://www.myspace.com/blondeblondeblondes

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:30pm - 8:25pm
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

7:30pm

Screens
Amped up garage rock that's heavy on the feedback and power chords.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

7:30pm

DJ Odd Nosdam
Slow, pulsating hip-hop-inspired ambient electro loops.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:30pm - 1:30am
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

7:40pm

The Walter Schreifels Band
Muted and dreamy melodic indie-rock, with hints of his "

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:40pm - 8:45pm
Music Hall of Williamsburg (66 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Kent), Brooklyn, NY)

7:45pm

Dick Prall
Layers of power pop and essential indie rock combine with a gruff yet fine voice.
http://www.myspace.com/dickprall

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:45pm - 8:30pm
Canal Room (285 W. Broadway @ Canal St., New York, NY)

7:45pm

Fearsome Sparrow
Melancholy folk on a bed of electronic textures.
http://www.thefearsomesparrow.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:45pm - 8:30pm
Crash Mansion (Downstairs) (199 Bowery (at Delancey), New York, NY)

7:45pm

Jamie Drastik
Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:45pm - 8:30pm
Fat Baby (112 Rivington St. (btwn Ludlow and Essex), New York, NY)

7:45pm

Runner Runner
Sugary pop-punk with an emphasis on the pop. Upbeat, catchy, with moments of danceable genius.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:45pm - 8:30pm
Highline Ballroom (431 W. 16th St. (btwn 9th & 10th Ave.), New York, NY)

7:45pm

Young Boys
This duo's gauzy guitars and throbbing bass recall 1980s British post-punk.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:45pm - 8:30pm
Fontana's (105 Eldridge St. (btwn Broome and Grand), New York, NY)

7:45pm

Laura Ault
Twangy singer/songwriter alternately sharp and sultry-voiced.
http://www.lauraault.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 7:45pm - 8:40pm
Arlene's Grocery (95 Stanton St. (btwn Ludlow & Orchard), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Eldar
Jazz pianist whiz storms through a repertoire inspired by free jazz and fusion alike.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 8:30pm
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Beehive
Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 8:40pm
Bruar Falls (245 Grand St. (near Roebling St.), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

The Becoming
Alt-rock quintet utilize emo, goth and hard rock elements.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 8:40pm
Gramercy Theater (127 E. 23rd St. (at Lexington), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Bang Bang Eche
Effects-giddy dance-pop quartet with velocity and vocal affect akin to speed-metal.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 8:45pm
Red Bull Space (40 Thompson St. (at Watts), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Glasser
One-woman chorale delivering high harmonies set to laidback loops.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 8:45pm
The Studio @ Webster Hall (125 E. 11th St. (btwn 3rd & 4th Ave.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Saadi
Remix-treated minimalist electronic French dub.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 8:45pm
Pianos (158 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Amy Kuney
Tender acoustic amblings linked arm-inarm with warmly lit indie-pop.
http://www.stipko.net/amykuney

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Rockwood Music Hall (196 Allen St. (btwn Stanton & Houston), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Black & White Years
Cerebral lyrics sung in a jittery manner as reggae grooves fuse with electro-pop.
http://www.myspace.com/theblackandwhiteyears

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Bowery Ballroom (6 Delancey St. (btwn Bowery & Chrystie), New York, NY)

8:00pm

DJ Souljah
Tech-step drum and bass riddled with dancehall and dub percussion.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Southpaw (125 Fifth Ave. (btwn St. John's & Sterling), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Franko
Ominous pop-punk with reckless energy, occasional bombast, and songs that stay at the one-minute mark.
http://www.myspace.com/frankouk

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Ace of Clubs (9 Great Jones St. (btwn Broadway & Lafayette), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Josh Mease
Acoustic melodies backed with psychedelic, otherworldly effects create haunting.
http://www.blog.joshmease.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

8:00pm

K-Holes
Ex-Black Lips. Somewhat glam, noisy, loud, brutal garage rock.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Santos Party House (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Kieran Leonard
Gas-lit and blues-tinged lyrical theatrics backed by singed guitar.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Mammoth Life
Male female duo folk vocals playfully dancing on a bed of strings and keys.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Pete's Candy Store (709 Lorimer St., Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Max Vernon
Sway to a clever, mesmerizing voice that wraps you in a piano blanket.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Kenny's Castaways (157 Bleecker St. (btwn Thompson and Sullivan), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Michael Olatuja
Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Nick Kerilo & the Coral
Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Alphabet Lounge (104 Avenue C (at 7th St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

NYCSmoke
Gritty howls and blue-collar guitar riffs weaving stories of urban life.
http://www.nycsmoke.com/

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Charleston (174 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

papercranes
Enchanting voice and harmonic music givse the sense of being pulled back to Earth.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Right On Dynamite
Guitar-based, upbeat punk-bubblegum with a tinge of emo.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Glasslands Gallery (289 Kent Ave. (near S. 1st St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Swimclub
Breathy indie-pop with dreamy lyrics.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
The Rose (345 Grand St. (btwn Havemeyer & Marcy Ave.), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Taylor Barton with GE Smith
Country band of impressive musicians led by a spiritual chanteuse.
http://www.taylorbarton.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Village Underground (130 W. 3rd St. (btwn MacDougal and 6th Ave.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

The Fancy
If you love musicals you'll salivate over these chamber-pop tunes.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Spike Hill (184 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

The Matt Truman Ego Trip
Unapologetic rock "

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Trash (256 Grand St. (btwn Driggs & Roebling), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

The Yellow Dogs
Indie-rock under the influence of a Middle Eastern heritage and house music.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
The Suffolk (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:00pm

True Womanhood
Melodic, haunting vocals float gently over atmospheric post-punk.
http://www.myspace.com/truewomanhood

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Zs
Experimenal music mostly made of guitar scrapes and drum loops with some strategic knob twiddling.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

FUCT
Absurd monologues, juvenile skits, and witty songs from a crassly entertaining comedy troupe.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 9:30pm
Sullivan Hall (214 Sullivan St. (btwn 3rd St. & Bleecker St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

EASYBOY
An experimental post-electro garage jam sessions.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 10:00pm
The Suffolk Back Room (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Evan Voytas
Electro-pop with sunny splashes of island funk.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 10:00pm
The Suffolk Back Room (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Height With Friends
This rapper serves up a slow cadence with sparse samples.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 10:00pm
The Suffolk Back Room (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Philip Seymour Hoffman
Acousmatic, he utilizes chimes and creates an eerie pop sound that reverberates around you.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 10:00pm
The Suffolk Back Room (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Pitbull
Bouncy rhymes and contagious beats blast dancefloor-ready reggaeton.
http://www.pitbullmusic.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 10:00pm
B.B. King's (237 W. 42nd St. (btwn 7th & 8th Ave.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

DJ Mr. Jonathan Toubin
Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:00pm - 1:00am
Santos Party House (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

8:15pm

Black Swan Green
Sleepy, majestic rock with jangling guitar work and reverb-laden choral tune-ups.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:15pm - 9:00pm
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

8:25pm

Hospital Bombers
Clanging pop-punk underscored with vintage organs.
http://www.myspace.com/hospitalbombersatmyspace

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:25pm - 9:20pm
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

8:30pm

John Record
Funky raps with harp strums and guitar plucks.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:30pm - 8:55pm
Eisner & Lubin Auditorium, NYU Kimmel Center, NYU Kimmel Center (60 Washington Sq. South, New York, NY)

8:30pm

Chiddy Bang
Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:30pm - 9:05pm
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

8:30pm

The Bangz
Female hip-hop duo rhymes over electro and Miami booty bass beats.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:30pm - 9:10pm
Fat Baby (112 Rivington St. (btwn Ludlow and Essex), New York, NY)

8:30pm

Autodrone
Moody experimental band specializes in synth heavy jams and cool chick vocals.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:30pm - 9:15pm
Fontana's (105 Eldridge St. (btwn Broome and Grand), New York, NY)

8:30pm

Demander
Dynamic rhythms with high-energy and sophisticated melodies.
http://www.myspace.com/demander

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:30pm - 9:15pm
Crash Mansion (Downstairs) (199 Bowery (at Delancey), New York, NY)

8:30pm

Stereo Skyline
Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:30pm - 9:15pm
Highline Ballroom (431 W. 16th St. (btwn 9th & 10th Ave.), New York, NY)

8:30pm

Julianna Barwick
Haunting acapella singer whose skills with a loop machine make her a onewoman choir.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:30pm - 9:25pm
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

8:30pm

April Smith and The Great Picture Show
Bluesy folk with arrangements somewhere between show tune and saloon.
http://www.aprilsmithmusic.com/

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:30pm - 9:30pm
Canal Room (285 W. Broadway @ Canal St., New York, NY)

8:30pm

Colin Moore
Acoustic singer/songwriter with bluesy edge sings earnest, heartfelt lyrics.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:30pm - 9:30pm
Googie's Lounge (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:45pm

Dommin
Darkling metal quartet teeming with gothic poetry and synth swoon.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Gramercy Theater (127 E. 23rd St. (at Lexington), New York, NY)

8:45pm

Free Energy
Prudent cowbells and snotty vocals cruising around on a Saturday night.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
The Studio @ Webster Hall (125 E. 11th St. (btwn 3rd & 4th Ave.), New York, NY)

8:45pm

Kingston
Bubbly nuggets of pop-rock that focus on good times and good vibes.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Red Bull Space (40 Thompson St. (at Watts), New York, NY)

8:45pm

Nathaniel Rateliff & The Wheel
As simple as a duo with somber melodies, but you will swear you're flying.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Music Hall of Williamsburg (66 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Kent), Brooklyn, NY)

8:45pm

Parlovr
Poppy indie rock trio with emo-ish vocals and sweeping, anthemic songs.
http://www.myspace.com/parlourmontreal

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Bruar Falls (245 Grand St. (near Roebling St.), Brooklyn, NY)

8:45pm

The Shoestrung
Garage rock meets Brit pop with snarling vocals and R&B leanings.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Lit Lounge (93 2nd Ave. (btwn 5th & 6th St.), New York, NY)

8:45pm

The Unsacred Hearts
Drum and bass heavy post punk accompanied with angular fuzzy guitars and guttural talked vocals.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Pianos (158 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:45pm

The Rhodes
Seminal downtown rocker makes sensitive post-punk pop tunes.
http://www.myspace.com/therhodesmusic

Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:45pm - 9:40pm
Arlene's Grocery (95 Stanton St. (btwn Ludlow & Orchard), New York, NY)

8:55pm

Rioux
Tuesday October 20, 2009 8:55pm - 9:25pm
Eisner & Lubin Auditorium, NYU Kimmel Center, NYU Kimmel Center (60 Washington Sq. South, New York, NY)

9:00pm

Jasmine Solano
Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 9:30pm
Southpaw (125 Fifth Ave. (btwn St. John's & Sterling), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

Little Fish
An untamed swagger of bluesy rock with an animalistic sneer.
http://www,crashkingsmusic.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 9:45pm
Ace of Clubs (9 Great Jones St. (btwn Broadway & Lafayette), New York, NY)

9:00pm

John Biz
Soaring alt-rock with chugging basslines and percussion hooks.
http://www.myspace.com/johnbiz

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 9:50pm
Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave. (btwn N. 11th & 12th), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

A Classic Education
Straight-ahead Italian indie-pop lashed with reverb, distortion and insistent drumming.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Clare and the Reasons
Quirky, spacey baroque pop. Vocals as soft as a forbidden whisper.
http://www.claremuldaur.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

9:00pm

CoConuts
Ambient psychedelia meets lo-fi essentialism.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

Come On Caboose
Wholesome power pop with catchy hooks and indie riffs.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
The Rose (345 Grand St. (btwn Havemeyer & Marcy Ave.), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

Dead Stars
Alt-rock with chugging instrumentation and raspy vocals.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Trash (256 Grand St. (btwn Driggs & Roebling), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

ECHOecho
Psychotropic pop-rock with raga guitar lines, sitar, mountainous drums and enormous, swelling choruses.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Glasslands Gallery (289 Kent Ave. (near S. 1st St.), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Empires
Grunge revival band with catchy bursts of sound on choruses and anthemic heft to songs.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Union Hall (702 Union St., Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

Gigantic Hand
Grand, majestic Americana music adorned by chants, resounding production.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Spike Hill (184 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), New York, NY)

9:00pm

GiGi Fouquet
Upbeat pop songs and bluesy folk-rock ballads.
http://www.myspace.com/gigifouquetmusic

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Village Underground (130 W. 3rd St. (btwn MacDougal and 6th Ave.), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Gold Streets
Fast paced indie rock with a new and still familiar sound.
http://www.myspace.com/goldstreets

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Charleston (174 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

KaiserCartel
Minimal, lo-fi indie folk duo creating wistfully pleasant music.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Kevin Blechdom ft. BARNWAVE
Campy nu-disco with 21st century beats.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Zebulon (258 Wythe Ave. (between Metro & 3rd St.), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

Marianna Falusi
Most likely the only Hungarian cabaret star you'll see all week.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Mon Khmer
Solid indie rock that manages to balance its known roots with something otherworldly.
http://www.myspace.com/monkhmer

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

Surfer Blood
A late-sixties beach-pop sound to which dancing isn't required, but automatically occurs.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Santos Party House (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Tennis Pro
Tongue-in-cheek, lo-fi indie power-pop.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
The Suffolk (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

9:00pm

The Library
Quivering R&B vocals over electronic dance that gradually builds with emotion.
http://www.myspace.com/thelibrary

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Bowery Electric (327 Bowery (btwn 2nd & 3rd St.), New York, NY)

9:00pm

The Selmanaires
Heavily syncopated, dance-driven post punk with vintage "

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St. (at Thompson), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Thunder Power
Sweet ballads and toe-tapping music bring a familiar, compelling sound.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Pete's Candy Store (709 Lorimer St., Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

Western Civ
Quick yelps meet low-key vocals over a belly of dissonant and choppy instrumentation.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Kenny's Castaways (157 Bleecker St. (btwn Thompson and Sullivan), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Zach Williams
Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Bowery Ballroom (6 Delancey St. (btwn Bowery & Chrystie), New York, NY)

9:05pm

Eprhyme
A rapid-fire flow spitting enlightened epistles over digital drops and Middle Eastern scratches.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:05pm - 9:30pm
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

9:15pm

Chris Young The Rapper
Slam-style rap sonnets and freestyle lines over neo-soul chorales and eccentric gramophone beats.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:15pm - 10:00pm
Fat Baby (112 Rivington St. (btwn Ludlow and Essex), New York, NY)

9:15pm

Every Avenue
Jump up and down in place till your calves burn pop-rock.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:15pm - 10:00pm
Highline Ballroom (431 W. 16th St. (btwn 9th & 10th Ave.), New York, NY)

9:15pm

Sydney Wayser
Raspy, sweet vocals atop songs that are fun and quirky yet simultaneously somber. A music box in a haunted house.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:15pm - 10:00pm
Crash Mansion (Downstairs) (199 Bowery (at Delancey), New York, NY)

9:15pm

Telltale
Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:15pm - 10:00pm
Fontana's (105 Eldridge St. (btwn Broome and Grand), New York, NY)

9:20pm

Best Coast
Sun-baked surfer rock hidden under a layer of distortion.
http://www.sonicbids.com/bestman

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:20pm - 10:15pm
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

9:25pm

Bennett Jackson & The Ranch Hands
Taking cues from folk masters,this Americana singer belongs in a western film.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:25pm - 9:50pm
Eisner & Lubin Auditorium, NYU Kimmel Center, NYU Kimmel Center (60 Washington Sq. South, New York, NY)

9:30pm

Stalley
Innovative and delicate hip-hop refreshed by progressive soul aesthetics.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:30pm - 10:00pm
Southpaw (125 Fifth Ave. (btwn St. John's & Sterling), Brooklyn, NY)

9:30pm

The Pracess
Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:30pm - 10:05pm
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

9:30pm

69 Eyes
A goth band that embraces the pomp of rock and the dark side of life.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:30pm - 10:10pm
Gramercy Theater (127 E. 23rd St. (at Lexington), New York, NY)

9:30pm

Bone Gunn
Folk-pop with eclectic influences including classical and traditional Irish; a real head trip.
http://www.myspace.com/bonegunn

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:30pm - 10:10pm
Bruar Falls (245 Grand St. (near Roebling St.), Brooklyn, NY)

9:30pm

Laura Marling
A sweetly windswept voice anchored by delicate acoustic folk meanderings.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:30pm - 10:10pm
Music Hall of Williamsburg (66 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Kent), Brooklyn, NY)

9:30pm

Two Tears
Former Red Aunts singer's attitude-filled growls and wails harness the best of blues and country outlaws.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:30pm - 10:10pm
Lit Lounge (93 2nd Ave. (btwn 5th & 6th St.), New York, NY)

9:30pm

Die! Die! Die!
Hyper androgynous yaps and screeches over a choppy terrain of fidgety noise.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:30pm - 10:15pm
Red Bull Space (40 Thompson St. (at Watts), New York, NY)

9:30pm

Higgins
Riff-heavy rock music with many downtempo moments.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:30pm - 10:15pm
Pianos (158 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

9:30pm

Adam Heldring
Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:30pm - 10:30pm
Googie's Lounge (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

9:30pm

Dinowalrus
Loud, drone-y experimental music that manages to seem unplanned yet carefully choreographed.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:30pm - 10:30pm
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

9:30pm

The Golden Filter
Sexy, glistening dance-pop with buoyant synths and female vocals.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:30pm - 10:30pm
The Studio @ Webster Hall (125 E. 11th St. (btwn 3rd & 4th Ave.), New York, NY)

9:30pm

Amber Rubarth
Candid girlish confessions dowsed in humor and poetry delivered by strong female vocals.
http://www.amberrubarth.com/

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:30pm - 10:45pm
Canal Room (285 W. Broadway @ Canal St., New York, NY)

9:30pm

Brother Joscephus & the Love Revival Revolution Orchestra
A self-described "secular gospel"

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:30pm - 10:45pm
Sullivan Hall (214 Sullivan St. (btwn 3rd St. & Bleecker St.), New York, NY)

9:45pm

28 North
Shredding guitars, meets mustangcurisingSouthern rock vocals.
http://www.myspace.com/28norththeband

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:45pm - 10:30pm
Ace of Clubs (9 Great Jones St. (btwn Broadway & Lafayette), New York, NY)

9:45pm

Bustle In Your Hedge Row
Instrumental meanderings of a Led Zep jam band, complete with complex rhythms and layering.
http://www.myspace.com/bustle

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:45pm - 10:30pm
Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave. (btwn N. 11th & 12th), Brooklyn, NY)

9:45pm

Des Roar
Driving, splashy garage rock with a lot of energy and sometimes morbid lyrics.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:45pm - 10:30pm
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

9:45pm

Peephole
Dance music owing much to the "
http://www.myspace.com/peephole4eva

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:45pm - 10:40pm
Arlene's Grocery (95 Stanton St. (btwn Ludlow & Orchard), New York, NY)

9:50pm

Paper or Plastic
Stabbing pop-rock that focuses on engaging melodies and catchy hooks.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 9:50pm - 10:15pm
Eisner & Lubin Auditorium, NYU Kimmel Center, NYU Kimmel Center (60 Washington Sq. South, New York, NY)

10:00pm

Mr. Move
Lecherous MC delivers a mix of the sleek and the gravelly.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 10:20pm
Southpaw (125 Fifth Ave. (btwn St. John's & Sterling), Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

Cold Flamez
Explicit computerized flows spitting suggestive verses over a throbbing bedrock set for the dancefloor.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 10:40pm
Fat Baby (112 Rivington St. (btwn Ludlow and Essex), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Cruel Black Dove
Female-fronted dark wave outfit churning out synth-loaded tortured goth pop.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 10:45pm
Fontana's (105 Eldridge St. (btwn Broome and Grand), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Family Of The Year
Stripped down traditional American folk music.
http://www.myspace.com/familyoftheyear

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 10:45pm
Crash Mansion (Downstairs) (199 Bowery (at Delancey), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Angry Vs. The Bear
Choppy vocals with a slightly sensual feel against a synth backdrop.
http://www.myspace.com/angryvsthebear

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Bowery Electric (327 Bowery (btwn 2nd & 3rd St.), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Atlas Sound
Deerhunter frontman trades punk noise for psychedelic pop, bliss outs ensue.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St. (at Thompson), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Backwords
Brassy, atonal arrangements with elements of surf rock, pop and Americana.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
The Rose (345 Grand St. (btwn Havemeyer & Marcy Ave.), Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

Carlon
An interstellar amalgam of echodrenched psych-folk and rough n' ready rock.
http://www.myspace.com/carlonmusic

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Charleston (174 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

FIRS
Alternative synth-pop with unfettered vocal flirtations.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
The Suffolk Back Room (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Greycoats
Melancholic, soulful, and beautiful, the songs surge like a wave.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Spike Hill (184 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Harlem
Lo-fi skullduggery held down by short stabs of guitar and cheerfully slapdash vocals.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Santos Party House (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Highlife
Duo and others evoke Afrobeat influences with chanting, clacking percussion, and faraway guitars.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

Nive Nielsen
Enchantingly simple ukulele folk compositions oozing a loveable, girlish magnetism.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Pete's Candy Store (709 Lorimer St., Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

Paper Route
Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Union Hall (702 Union St., Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

Pete & J
Rockers, with a touch of soulful country, strain their vocals with emotional highs.
http://www.peteandj.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Sean Bones
Reggae/dancehall inspired rhythms with a Caribbean feeling and an urban flare.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Glasslands Gallery (289 Kent Ave. (near S. 1st St.), New York, NY)

10:00pm

St. Helena
Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Alphabet Lounge (104 Avenue C (at 7th St.), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Stand
Unconventionally paced, but not a jam,these deep melodies and Irish rainsoaked harmonies are meant to move.
http://www.myspace.com/standland

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Bowery Ballroom (6 Delancey St. (btwn Bowery & Chrystie), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Steve Shiffman and the Land of No
Bluesy guitars layered on top of altcountry guitars and crusty indie guitars.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Trash (256 Grand St. (btwn Driggs & Roebling), Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

Tempo No Tempo
Angular, distorted guitar rock whose moods range from driving and anxious to contemplative.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
The Suffolk (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

10:00pm

The Fieros
Updated uptempo garage rock designed for maximum fist-pumping.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

10:00pm

The Forms
Indie trio on chamber-pop cusp refreshes emo with eclecticism, swift time shifts, and stacked bite

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Kenny's Castaways (157 Bleecker St. (btwn Thompson and Sullivan), New York, NY)

10:00pm

The Naked Hearts
Indie rock duo with echoey, melancholy vocals that alternate between a male and female lead.
http://www.thenakedhearts.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

The Western States Motel
Hazy, fuzz-drenched singer/songwriter pop with a dab of psychedelia.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

10:00pm

White Tie Affair
If you heart electronic sounding poprock, brace yourself.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Highline Ballroom (431 W. 16th St. (btwn 9th & 10th Ave.), New York, NY)

10:05pm

King Chango
Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:05pm - 10:40pm
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

10:15pm

Kidz In Space
Successful resurrection of "golden age"

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:15pm - 10:45pm
Red Bull Space (40 Thompson St. (at Watts), New York, NY)

10:15pm

Menya
Girl-rap meets catchy electro beats, all imbued with recklessly infectious energy.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:15pm - 10:50pm
Eisner & Lubin Auditorium, NYU Kimmel Center, NYU Kimmel Center (60 Washington Sq. South, New York, NY)

10:15pm

Benji Cossa
Summery, uplifting folk with plenty of guitar strums and handclaps.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:15pm - 11:00pm
Pianos (158 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

10:15pm

freshkills
Spastic post-punk with splashes of electro and dashes of gritty garage rock.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:15pm - 11:00pm
Lit Lounge (93 2nd Ave. (btwn 5th & 6th St.), New York, NY)

10:15pm

The Antlers
This trio's sound trickles, drones and croons.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:15pm - 11:00pm
Music Hall of Williamsburg (66 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Kent), Brooklyn, NY)

10:15pm

The Whore Moans
Brash Northwestern punk with unexpected pop twists and a banshee providing lead vocals.
http://www.myspace.com/thewhoremoanssuck

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:15pm - 11:00pm
Bruar Falls (245 Grand St. (near Roebling St.), Brooklyn, NY)

10:15pm

The Moi Non Plus
Thumping drums, screeching guitar, blaring synth. Driving noise rock.
http://www.myspace.com/themoinonplus

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:15pm - 11:10pm
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

10:20pm

Trouble Andrew
An electronic, boisterous, and sometimes vengeful blend of rap and rock.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:20pm - 11:00pm
Southpaw (125 Fifth Ave. (btwn St. John's & Sterling), Brooklyn, NY)

10:30pm

Reni Lane
An empowered spirit keep these seductive vocals and punchy pop from being too sugary sweet.
http://www.renilane.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:30pm - 11:15pm
Ace of Clubs (9 Great Jones St. (btwn Broadway & Lafayette), New York, NY)

10:30pm

The Cringe
A powerful play of radio-friendly rock "

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:30pm - 11:15pm
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

10:30pm

everyboy (solo)
Introspective singer/songwriter pens poignant music reflecting on life in the big city.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:30pm - 11:25pm
Googie's Lounge (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

10:30pm

Flexions
Fractured post-punk meets guitar-swirled psychedelia backed by hyperkinetic visual live show

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:30pm - 11:25pm
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

10:30pm

Cold Cave
Punchy big beat e-pop time warped from the "

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:30pm - 11:30pm
The Studio @ Webster Hall (125 E. 11th St. (btwn 3rd & 4th Ave.), New York, NY)

10:30pm

Dizzy Gillespie Alumni All-Stars
A collection of acclaimed jazz artists who come together to pay the ulimate compliment by performing the work of Dizzy Gillespie.
http://www.dizzygillespie.org

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:30pm - 11:30pm
Blue Note (131 W. 3rd St. (btwn MacDougal & 6th Ave.), New York, NY)

10:40pm

Rubblebucket
Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:40pm - 11:20pm
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

10:45pm

David Dallas
Swift rap skills meets a sundry landscape of rasping samples, neat garage, and catchy pop.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:45pm - 11:30pm
Red Bull Space (40 Thompson St. (at Watts), New York, NY)

10:45pm

Dead Leaf Echo
Twinkling and dreary low-key melodies shaped by a bewildered shoegaze outfit.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:45pm - 11:30pm
Fontana's (105 Eldridge St. (btwn Broome and Grand), New York, NY)

10:45pm

Morning Papers
Soothing and sensual ambiance coupled with reflective lyrics and interrupted with swirls of pop.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:45pm - 11:30pm
Crash Mansion (Downstairs) (199 Bowery (at Delancey), New York, NY)

10:45pm

Tabi Bonney
Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:45pm - 11:30pm
Fat Baby (112 Rivington St. (btwn Ludlow and Essex), New York, NY)

10:45pm

BLACK TAXI
Indie update of a barbershop quartet enamored of surf and ska.
http://www.myspace.com/blacktaximusic

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:45pm - 11:40pm
Arlene's Grocery (95 Stanton St. (btwn Ludlow & Orchard), New York, NY)

10:45pm

Dujeous
Soulful hip-hop group with a smooth, at times harmonizing flow set to ambient loops.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:45pm - 11:45pm
Sullivan Hall (214 Sullivan St. (btwn 3rd St. & Bleecker St.), New York, NY)

10:45pm

Val Emmich
Tuesday October 20, 2009 10:45pm - 11:45pm
Canal Room (285 W. Broadway @ Canal St., New York, NY)

11:00pm

Jordan
Playful twangy pop with a French accent.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 11:40pm
Lit Lounge (93 2nd Ave. (btwn 5th & 6th St.), New York, NY)

11:00pm

The Maldives
A slow, forlorn burn of rainy lonesome piano-driven alt-country twang.
http://www.myspace.com/themaldives

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 11:40pm
Bruar Falls (245 Grand St. (near Roebling St.), Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

Wiz Kalifa
Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 11:40pm
Southpaw (125 Fifth Ave. (btwn St. John's & Sterling), Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

Awesome New Republic
A guitar-rock duo with soul and heavy party beats.
http://www.anrmiami.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Bowery Electric (327 Bowery (btwn 2nd & 3rd St.), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Broadcast
A wistful oeuvre of experimentations, spacey electronica, and longing evocations.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St. (at Thompson), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Dignan
Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Fanfarlo
Swaying indie chamber-pop powered by rock heavy bass and drums.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Music Hall of Williamsburg (66 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Kent), Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

Hammer No More The Fingers
Light but rocking "
http://www.hnmtf.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Charleston (174 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

Jukebox the Ghost
A young playful pop-rock band that requires you to dance.
http://www.myspace.com/jukeboxtheghost

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Bowery Ballroom (6 Delancey St. (btwn Bowery & Chrystie), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Jupiter One
A swanky sound paired with heartfelt vocals, tinny guitars, and daring synths.
http://www.jupiterone.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Lovvers
Bite-sized pop-punk with searing guitars, buried vocals, and a singer who prefers the crowed to the stage.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Santos Party House (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Maricopa
Sparkling pop-folk side project of Sam Champion bassist Jack Dolgen.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Once
Moody, pulsating pop-rock with smooth vocals and dark lyrics.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
The Suffolk (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Rainbird
Prog-rock tinged with psychedelic rhythms finished with a folk distortion.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Zebulon (258 Wythe Ave. (between Metro & 3rd St.), Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

Robotanists
French-inspired indie lounge with rhythmic impetus.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
The Rose (345 Grand St. (btwn Havemeyer & Marcy Ave.), Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

Rumspringa
Drums and guitar with the rebelliousness of rock "

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
The Suffolk Back Room (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Saint Motel
High intensity rock with just the right amount of indie cred.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Kenny's Castaways (157 Bleecker St. (btwn Thompson and Sullivan), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Teddy Blanks
Solo artist with a synth-pop sound and upbeat originals.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Pete's Candy Store (709 Lorimer St., Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

The Lights Out
Bouncy electro-pop drawing on Atari sounds with a laidback approach.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Alphabet Lounge (104 Avenue C (at 7th St.), New York, NY)

11:00pm

The Octagon
Echoing vocals over a fuzzy backdrop of mid-tempo college rock.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Pianos (158 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

11:00pm

The Photo Atlas
Stinging guitar post-punk powered by racing dance rhythms.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Trash (256 Grand St. (btwn Driggs & Roebling), Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

The Psychic Paramount
The sound of prog's outer limits, defined by looming clouds of guitar distortion.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

Unicycle Loves You
Uptempo, friendly pop that could double as the soundtrack for a local circus.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Spike Hill (184 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), New York, NY)

11:00pm

B-Roc of The Knocks
An expert at beautifying other people's songs and creating amazing funky beats.
http://www.myspace.com/djbroc

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 1:00am
Citrine (59 W. 21st St. (near 6th Ave.), New York, NY)

11:00pm

DJ Brooklyn Dawn
Crackle-boom sampling with supersonic turntablist sensibilities.
http://www.myspace.com/djbrooklyndawn

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 1:00am
Citrine (59 W. 21st St. (near 6th Ave.), New York, NY)

11:00pm

DJ Jason Smith
Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 1:00am
Citrine (59 W. 21st St. (near 6th Ave.), New York, NY)

11:00pm

DJ PS1
A regular spinner at Marquee and 1Oak and reported favorite of Sean "Diddy"
http://www.djps1.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 1:00am
Citrine (59 W. 21st St. (near 6th Ave.), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Sugar & Gold
Flamboyant, dance-happy electro-pop that will shake its ass straight into your heart.
http://www.sugarandgold.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

11:10pm

Surf City
A soundtrack for surfer movies where the cast are heavily tattooed.
http://www.myspace.com/killsurfcitygo

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:10pm - 12:05am
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

11:15pm

Brown Dog Jonez
Rough-and-tumble blues-inspired sounds accompanied by a rocksteady swagger.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:15pm - 12:00am
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

11:15pm

Relief
Soaring melodious alt-rock.
http://www.myspace.com/relief

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:15pm - 12:00am
Ace of Clubs (9 Great Jones St. (btwn Broadway & Lafayette), New York, NY)

11:20pm

Fra Fra Sound
Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:20pm - 12:00am
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

11:30pm

Ringo Deathstarr
Loud, powerful post-punk inspired noise rock with distinct similarities to the shoegaze genre.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:30pm - 12:15am
Fontana's (105 Eldridge St. (btwn Broome and Grand), New York, NY)

11:30pm

Yula
An eclectic mix of strained punk to minimalist folk.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:30pm - 12:15am
Crash Mansion (Downstairs) (199 Bowery (at Delancey), New York, NY)

11:30pm

Far East Movement
This foursome raps over slick beats and squelchy synths

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:30pm - 12:20am
Fat Baby (112 Rivington St. (btwn Ludlow and Essex), New York, NY)

11:30pm

Smashproof
Introspective, aspirational hip-hop boasting laid-back beats overlain with buzzy synths.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:30pm - 12:20am
Red Bull Space (40 Thompson St. (at Watts), New York, NY)

11:30pm

Erin And Her Cello
Humorous lyrics delivered with whispery vocals over cello and piano.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:30pm - 12:30am
Googie's Lounge (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

11:30pm

Unnatural Helpers
Shouty, homemade-sounding punkish songs twisted up with woozy guitars and splashy drums.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:30pm - 12:30am
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

11:40pm

Puba
Brand Nubian solo MC balances party tunes and conscious rap over laid-back grooves.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:40pm - 12:10am
Southpaw (125 Fifth Ave. (btwn St. John's & Sterling), Brooklyn, NY)

11:45pm

Black Whales
Surging and emotive "
http://www.blackwhales.com

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:45pm - 12:30am
Bruar Falls (245 Grand St. (near Roebling St.), Brooklyn, NY)

11:45pm

The Happy Hollows
Where the washed out vocals and grinding guitars of garage rock meet the smart sensibility of pop-rock.

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:45pm - 12:30am
Lit Lounge (93 2nd Ave. (btwn 5th & 6th St.), New York, NY)

11:45pm

TAB the Band

Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:45pm - 12:40am
Arlene's Grocery (95 Stanton St. (btwn Ludlow & Orchard), New York, NY)

11:45pm

Mike Rocket and the Stars
Tuesday October 20, 2009 11:45pm - 12:45am
Sullivan Hall (214 Sullivan St. (btwn 3rd St. & Bleecker St.), New York, NY)

12:00am

Anamanaguchi
Indie rock driven by video game blips and bleeps.
http://www.anamanaguchi.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

12:00am

Black Cherry
Funky electro band dance it up with synths and sublime vocals.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Spike Hill (184 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), New York, NY)

12:00am

Change The Station
Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Trash (256 Grand St. (btwn Driggs & Roebling), Brooklyn, NY)

12:00am

Golden Triangle
Stripped down heavy-hitting punk rock inspired garage rock.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Santos Party House (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

12:00am

Hungry Hands
For all your ringing, spacious folk-pop riff needs, harmonies included.
http://www.myspace.com/hungryhandstheband

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Charleston (174 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), Brooklyn, NY)

12:00am

Logan Lynn
Genial singer/songwriter doing beatific electronic pop with shimmering keyboards and filtered vocals.
http://www.loganlynnmusic.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Bowery Electric (327 Bowery (btwn 2nd & 3rd St.), New York, NY)

12:00am

Lovemakers
Brash team makes sweaty dance rock to get you moving.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
The Suffolk (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

12:00am

Nobody Can Dance
A rhythm that's flirty and uplifting, their lyrics are humorous and easy to sing to

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

12:00am

Sian Alice Group
Quietly brooding indie-rock with synthesizer ornamentation and dulcet female vocals.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

12:00am

Spit Hot Fire
Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Ace of Clubs (9 Great Jones St. (btwn Broadway & Lafayette), New York, NY)

12:00am

Team Genius
It doesn't take exceptionally high IQs to realize the power of bouncy synths and endless falsettos, but it helps.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

12:00am

The Canon Logic
Goodtime indie rock skirted by dancing melodies.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Kenny's Castaways (157 Bleecker St. (btwn Thompson and Sullivan), New York, NY)

12:00am

The Disciplines
Drum-pounding, blazing garage rock with a touch of glam.
http://www.myspace.com/disciplines

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

12:00am

Herbert Holler
Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:00am - 4:00am
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

12:05am

zZz
Pounding, spastic electronic beats and synths with dark, echoing vocals.
http://www.myspace.com/zzz

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:05am - 1:00am
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

12:10am

U-God
Wu Tang solo venture, wringing menace out of old-school grooves.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:10am - 1:00am
Southpaw (125 Fifth Ave. (btwn St. John's & Sterling), Brooklyn, NY)

12:15am

Hooray For Earth
Dense video game styled pop mashup rock.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:15am - 1:00am
Crash Mansion (Downstairs) (199 Bowery (at Delancey), New York, NY)

12:30am

Arborea
A whispering of ethereal folk that is both eerie and poignant.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:30am - 1:30am
Googie's Lounge (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

12:30am

The Stalkers
Bluesy garage rockers drop sugar sweet melodies over raw, dirty guitars.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 12:30am - 1:30am
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

1:00am

Male Bonding
A raucous mix of surf guitars, jackhammer drums, and stadium-chant vocals.
http://www.myspace.com/malebonding

Wednesday October 21, 2009 1:00am - 1:30am
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

1:00am

Darwin Deez
Enterprising croons built from precious lyrics, twinkly guitars and drum machines.
http://www.darwindeez.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 1:00am - 2:00am
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

1:00am

Heavy Trash
A pop and garage-punk band, whose ridiculous and catchy sound stir you into frenzy

Wednesday October 21, 2009 1:00am - 2:00am
Santos Party House (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

1:00am

James Pants
Wednesday October 21, 2009 1:00am - 2:00am
Glasslands Gallery (289 Kent Ave. (near S. 1st St.), New York, NY)

1:35am

DJ Dan Selzer
Italo-disco gets a post-punk mix-up.
http://www.myspace.com/danergy

Wednesday October 21, 2009 1:35am - 2:00am
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

2:00am

Machinedrum
Wednesday October 21, 2009 2:00am - 3:00am
Glasslands Gallery (289 Kent Ave. (near S. 1st St.), New York, NY)

2:00am

Poirier
Bombastic bass lines and blazing synths dripping sizzling hot dancehall rhythms.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 2:00am - 3:00am
Glasslands Gallery (289 Kent Ave. (near S. 1st St.), New York, NY)

3:00am

Black Holes
Quick moving, pounding, drum and bass electro DJ.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 3:00am - 4:00am
Glasslands Gallery (289 Kent Ave. (near S. 1st St.), New York, NY)
 
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6:00pm

DJ Parler
DJ that highlights oldies that have been sampled in some of hip-hops most famous songs.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 6:00pm - 4:00pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

6:00pm

Andrew Belle
Heartfelt electric guitar-pop for the new 90210 set.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Rockwood Music Hall (196 Allen St. (btwn Stanton & Houston), New York, NY)

6:00pm

Satchel Adams
Wednesday October 21, 2009 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Wicked Willy's (149 Bleecker St. (btwn Thomspon & Laguardia), New York, NY)

6:00pm

Steve Abel
Sparse, dark, but ultimately well-crafted melancholic rock.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Village Underground (130 W. 3rd St. (btwn MacDougal and 6th Ave.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Those Chosen
Thoughtful hip-hop layered over funky samples.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 7:20pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

David Lang
Chiming orchestral compositions that are artfully minimalist and skillfully ancestral.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 7:40pm
Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St. (at Thompson), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Alan Cohen Experience
It may be cartoonish but it's fun folk pop for all.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Beach Fossils
Dreamy, lo-fi pop band with a shoegaze surfer vibe.
http://www.myspace.com/beachfossils

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Nouvellas
Greasy, "

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

7:00pm

Bodega Girls
These guys make everyone dance with their funky, hedonistic electroclash.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Pianos (158 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Christine Martucci
Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wicked Willy's (149 Bleecker St. (btwn Thomspon & Laguardia), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Clothes Make The Man
Nervy and gleaming indie-pop contrasted by coarse vocal edges.
http://www.myspace.com/clothesmaketheman

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ace of Clubs (9 Great Jones St. (btwn Broadway & Lafayette), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Emilyn Brodsky
Percussive quirked-up indie in pop-sized pieces.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Faces On Film
Indie rock, moments of folk, and a yearning voice as if emerging from a smoky café.
http://www.myspace.com/facesonfilm

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bowery Poetry Club (308 Bowery @ Bleecker St, New York, NY)

7:00pm

Freelance Whales
Experimental pop-rock that is rooted heavily in different percussion and electro sounds and youthful vocals.
http://www.myspace.com/thefreelancewhales

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bowery Ballroom (6 Delancey St. (btwn Bowery & Chrystie), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Lia Ices
Experimental folk that resonates from her chilling vocals and arrangements.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Railbird
Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Rockwood Music Hall (196 Allen St. (btwn Stanton & Houston), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Silly Kissers

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Arlene's Grocery (95 Stanton St. (btwn Ludlow & Orchard), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Tenderhooks
Whispered vocals slide along down and dirty pub rock "

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Spike Hill (184 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

The States
An unconventional line-up with razoredge rock and inventive songwriting.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Village Underground (130 W. 3rd St. (btwn MacDougal and 6th Ave.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Wunderbugg
Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Kenny's Castaways (157 Bleecker St. (btwn Thompson and Sullivan), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Gabe Liedman (hosting)
Snarky, self-effacing comedy.
http://www.gabeliedman.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

7:00pm

Jenny Slate (hosting)
Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

7:00pm

Kumail Nanjiani
Smarty-pants comedy.
http://www.myspace.com/5kumails

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

7:00pm

Matt McCarthy
Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

7:00pm

Max Silvestri (hosting)
Stand-up comedy from a man who counts Radiohead amongst his fans.
http://www.maxsilvestri.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

7:00pm

Anwar Robinson
Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 12:00am
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Dmo Macklin
Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 12:00am
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Eric Roberson
Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 12:00am
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Hotep
Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 12:00am
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Soundhouse
Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 12:00am
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

The Collective
Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 12:00am
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

The Senate
Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:00pm - 12:00am
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

7:15pm

Free Energy
Prudent cowbells and snotty vocals cruising around on a Saturday night.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:15pm - 8:00pm
Santos Party House (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

7:20pm

Kimberly Nichole
Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:20pm - 7:35pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

7:30pm

Brit and Cavalry
Woozy blend of psychedelic and altcountry led by rootsy chanteuse.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:30pm - 8:10pm
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

7:30pm

Drink Up Buttercup
Psychedelic without being cheesy, this band sounds like a sinister carnival.
http://www.drinkupbuttercup.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:30pm - 8:15pm
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

7:35pm

Jesse Boykins III
A smooth charmer, this R&B singer serenades in a husky and steamy voice.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:35pm - 7:55pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

7:45pm

Blood Warrior
Greg Jamie of O'Death experiments with simplistic production and creepy acoustics.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:45pm - 8:30pm
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

7:45pm

Eternal Summers
Lo-fi duo meld raw, spiky guitars with ethereal vocals.
http://www.myspace.com/eternalsummers

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:45pm - 8:30pm
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

7:45pm

NOW Ensemble
Seven piece classical ensemble with minimalist tendancies and lilting melodies.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:45pm - 8:30pm
Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St. (at Thompson), New York, NY)

7:45pm

The Boy Bathing
Quiet, acoustic melodies bolstered with intelligent lyrics and male/female dueling vocal harmonies.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:45pm - 8:30pm
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

7:55pm

Diamond District
Crisp, soulful hip-hop with brass backup and velvety bass.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 7:55pm - 8:15pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Sydney Wayser
Raspy, sweet vocals atop songs that are fun and quirky yet simultaneously somber. A music box in a haunted house.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 8:30pm
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:00pm

John Biz
Soaring alt-rock with chugging basslines and percussion hooks.
http://www.johnbiz.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 8:40pm
Bruar Falls (245 Grand St. (near Roebling St.), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

We Are The World
A high energy but very sinister dance party helmed by art school disco.
http://www.myspace.com/wearetheworldthecult

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 8:40pm
Bowery Poetry Club (308 Bowery @ Bleecker St, New York, NY)

8:00pm

MONEY/PAPER/HEARTS
Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 8:45pm
The Suffolk Back Room (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Team William
Chaotic pop from a young, adventurous band.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 8:45pm
Fat Baby (112 Rivington St. (btwn Ludlow and Essex), New York, NY)

8:00pm

the black watch
Alternative guitar pop, fresh and contemporary with 20+ years of experience.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 8:45pm
Lit Lounge (93 2nd Ave. (btwn 5th & 6th St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Ungdomskullen
Relentless guitar riffs, equal parts indierock angular and heavy-metal mythical, that leave the heart pumping.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 8:45pm
Santos Party House (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Clinton Curtis
Rolicking country roots music with a twangy rockabilly vibe.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 8:50pm
Sullivan Hall (214 Sullivan St. (btwn 3rd St. & Bleecker St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Gully Bank Sound System
Stellar spin on regular reggae music.
http://www.myspace.com/gullybanksoundsystem

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 8:50pm
Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave. (btwn N. 11th & 12th), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

ALOUD
Energetic pop creates a rhythm that is easy to learn and forces, at least, foot-tapping.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Glasslands Gallery (289 Kent Ave. (near S. 1st St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Bang Bang Eche
Effects-giddy dance-pop quartet with velocity and vocal affect akin to speed-metal.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Pianos (158 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:00pm

BEAST
Punk rock swagger, trip-hop beats, and vocals delivered with the sting of slam poetry.
http://www.myspace.com/beastsound

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Arlene's Grocery (95 Stanton St. (btwn Ludlow & Orchard), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Beautiful Small Machines
Acoustic duo force fed electro-pop and spewing out catchy hooks.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Kenny's Castaways (157 Bleecker St. (btwn Thompson and Sullivan), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Brass Bed
A lovely concoction of pop and indie psychedelia that works better than you'd think.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Wicked Willy's (149 Bleecker St. (btwn Thomspon & Laguardia), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Click Clack Boom
Dense, reverb-heavy guitars and powerful lead vocals shaping radio-ready garage pop.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Spike Hill (184 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Crush Club
Flashy mashes of schoolyard hip-hop and infectious digital pop.
http://www.myspace.com/crushclub

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Crash Mansion (Downstairs) (199 Bowery (at Delancey), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Dawn Landes
Low-key singer/songwriter blending adult contemporary with folk-rock and country influences.
http://www.dawnlandes.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Bell House (149 7th St., Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Findlay Brown
Epic blue-eyed soul balladeering, complemented by lush backing that would do Phil Spector proud.
http://www.myspace.com/findlaybrown

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Bowery Ballroom (6 Delancey St. (btwn Bowery & Chrystie), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Hermit Thrushes
Lo-fi modern rock quintet "
http://www.myspace.com/hermitthrushes

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Charleston (174 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Javelin
Island influence and a Casio keyboard dominate hand clappy hip-hop.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Jones Street Station
Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Alphabet Lounge (104 Avenue C (at 7th St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Love In October
Groovy, move your feet rock music that changes musical styles about as quickly as it changes tempos.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Trash (256 Grand St. (btwn Driggs & Roebling), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Mad Soul Child
Korean glam-pop

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Village Underground (130 W. 3rd St. (btwn MacDougal and 6th Ave.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Peter Peter Hughes
Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Union Hall (702 Union St., Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Red Collar
Eclectic and intimate anti-folk rendered with kitchen sink instrumentation, sultry vocals and pure pop craft.
http://www.redcollarmusic.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Ace of Clubs (9 Great Jones St. (btwn Broadway & Lafayette), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Treeboy & Raspberry Jones (DJ set)
Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Littlefield (622 Degraw St. (btwn 3rd & 4th Ave.), Brooklyn, NY)

8:15pm

Big Sean
Hypnotic hip-hop with big, heavy beats and witty, smoothly delivered rhymes.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:15pm - 8:35pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

8:15pm

Ivana XL
Introspective singer/songwriter weds intelligent lyrics to sparse, acoustic melodies.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:15pm - 9:00pm
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

8:15pm

The Depreciation Guild
Epic shoegazing dreams that swirl around gentle vocals and swelling walls of guitar.
http://www.thedepreciationguild.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:15pm - 9:00pm
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

8:30pm

Julia Wolfe
Acclaimed contemporary composer performs bagpipe piece "Lad."

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:30pm - 8:00pm
Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St. (at Thompson), New York, NY)

8:30pm

Pinky Swear
Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:30pm - 9:00pm
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:30pm

Dan Mills
Journal-writing-in-the-shade lyrics coupled with bluesy and beach pop singer/songwriter tunes.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:30pm - 9:15pm
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

8:30pm

Evan Voytas
Electro-pop with sunny splashes of island funk.
http://www.evanvoytas.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:30pm - 9:15pm
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

8:30pm

Paul & the Patients
Smokey rock-soul quintet delivering gritty and mellow musings

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:30pm - 9:15pm
Southpaw (125 Fifth Ave. (btwn St. John's & Sterling), Brooklyn, NY)

8:30pm

Takka Takka
A borough tribunal of hopelessly romantic and whimsy indie-pop refrains.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:30pm - 9:15pm
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

8:30pm

Lucky Fonz III
Charming singer/songwriter with a delciate, intricate set of chamber-pop tunes.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:30pm - 9:25pm
Googie's Lounge (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:30pm

The Gulf of Michigan
Quirk-country on a smokey rock pedestal.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:30pm - 9:30pm
Delancey (Upstairs) (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

8:30pm

Twitch The Ripper
Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:30pm - 9:30pm
Maxwell's (1039 Washington St., Hoboken, NJ)

8:35pm

Pac Div
Featuring three MCs, this rolling brand of hip-hop takes everything in its leisurely stride.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:35pm - 9:00pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

8:45pm

Javaughn
Reggae hip-hop stylings by way of the inner city.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:45pm - 9:15pm
Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave. (btwn N. 11th & 12th), Brooklyn, NY)

8:45pm

Deastro
Hushed vocals and quixotic beats gliding over a cosmic patina of offbeat retro chords.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Santos Party House (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

8:45pm

International Espionage!
Snappy post-punk with catchy riffs and infectious plugs.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
The Suffolk Back Room (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:45pm

New Villager
Beat-heavy sing along pop over constantly shifting, dreamy electronic noise.
http://www.myspace.com/newvillager

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Bowery Poetry Club (308 Bowery @ Bleecker St, New York, NY)

8:45pm

Oh My God
Hooks abound amid a jumble of indierock sounds, from bulldozer rhythms to shoegazer guitars.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Lit Lounge (93 2nd Ave. (btwn 5th & 6th St.), New York, NY)

8:45pm

Setting Sun
A psychedelic stew of folk, pop, cello backing, soft vocals and heavy drums that's too upbeat to ignore.
http://www.myspace.com/settingsun

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Bruar Falls (245 Grand St. (near Roebling St.), Brooklyn, NY)

8:45pm

Space Capone
Optimistic velvet funk featuring disco falsetto vocals.
http://www.myspace.com/spacecapone

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Crash Mansion (Downstairs) (199 Bowery (at Delancey), New York, NY)

8:45pm

Under the Sherry Moon
An innocent child-like freedom of expression personified through electro beats and washed out vocals.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Fat Baby (112 Rivington St. (btwn Ludlow and Essex), New York, NY)

8:50pm

Kleenex Girl Wonder
Chugging, sensitive rock with wailing vocals.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:50pm - 9:40pm
Union Hall (702 Union St., Brooklyn, NY)

8:50pm

Mutlu
Coffee house blues with "

Wednesday October 21, 2009 8:50pm - 9:40pm
Sullivan Hall (214 Sullivan St. (btwn 3rd St. & Bleecker St.), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Sara Benincasa
Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 9:10pm
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Darcy James Argue's Secret Society
Edgy 18-piece outfit that draws big band jazz into the digital era.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 9:40pm
Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St. (at Thompson), New York, NY)

9:00pm

The Swimmers
Sparkly, celebratory pop with catchy chants presented with cinematic visual aids.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 9:40pm
The Studio @ Webster Hall (125 E. 11th St. (btwn 3rd & 4th Ave.), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Buke and Gass
A man, a woman, a slew of instruments, and a flurry of talent. Minimalism at its most complex.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 9:45pm
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Housing Authority
Gritty hip-hop act spitting meaningful verses with no alternative motive.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 9:45pm
The Rose (345 Grand St. (btwn Havemeyer & Marcy Ave.), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

Ringo Deathstarr
Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 9:45pm
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Rough Francis
Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 9:45pm
Gramercy Theater (127 E. 23rd St. (at Lexington), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Blair
Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Alphabet Lounge (104 Avenue C (at 7th St.), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Ribbons
A progressive rock duo with raw energy and wailing harmonies.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Glasslands Gallery (289 Kent Ave. (near S. 1st St.), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Richard Davies
An indie-rock mainstay with a tremendous catalog and sound that straddles "

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Kenny's Castaways (157 Bleecker St. (btwn Thompson and Sullivan), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Surf City
A soundtrack for surfer movies where the cast are heavily tattooed.
http://www.myspace.com/killsurfcitygo

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Bell House (149 7th St., Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

The Purrs
Sleazy and jangling shoegaze with searing guitar solos and requisite tales of love and loss.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Wicked Willy's (149 Bleecker St. (btwn Thomspon & Laguardia), New York, NY)

9:00pm

The Roulettes

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Charleston (174 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

The Selmanaires
Heavily syncopated, dance-driven post punk with vintage "

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Music Hall of Williamsburg (66 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Kent), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

The Wrecking
Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Ace of Clubs (9 Great Jones St. (btwn Broadway & Lafayette), New York, NY)

9:00pm

The xx
Hypnotic new wavish rock band interested in R&B and getting into your pants.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

9:00pm

These United States
Genuine rock infused with some of the key elements of country, honkey tonk, and blues to add a rough around-theedges sound.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Pianos (158 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Think About Life
The kind of lo-fi, funky dance party that occurs when a punk band learns how to use a synth.
http://www.thinkaboutlife.org

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Arlene's Grocery (95 Stanton St. (btwn Ludlow & Orchard), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Tigercity
Midtempo dance party mayhem.Synthpop at the perfect balance of "
http;//www.myspace.com/tigercity

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Bowery Ballroom (6 Delancey St. (btwn Bowery & Chrystie), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Valley Of The Shadow Of Death
Improvisational art rock experimenting with screeching and sweeping violins, erratic howls, and foreign film dialogue.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Zebulon (258 Wythe Ave. (between Metro & 3rd St.), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

Volcanoless In Canada
Intricate acoustic guitar-based melodies with rock "

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Spike Hill (184 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), New York, NY)

9:15pm

Casxio
Soul inspired funk against danceable synths and dirty bass guitar.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:15pm - 10:00pm
Southpaw (125 Fifth Ave. (btwn St. John's & Sterling), Brooklyn, NY)

9:15pm

Gully Bank Sound System
Stellar spin on regular reggae music.
http://www.myspace.com/gullybanksoundsystem

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:15pm - 10:00pm
Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave. (btwn N. 11th & 12th), Brooklyn, NY)

9:15pm

La Strada
An exhibit of beautifully constructed and whimsical countryside folk that meets the city asphalt.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:15pm - 10:00pm
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

9:15pm

Small Black
Multi-layered dream-pop combines programmed tones into a beautiful, indecipherable melee.
http://www.myspace.com/smallblacksounds

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:15pm - 10:00pm
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

9:15pm

Will Kevans
Rhinestone spangled Nashville-style country pop with smooth and engaging boy-next-door delivery.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:15pm - 10:00pm
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

9:15pm

Elon James White
Race relations take a comic turn.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:15pm - 10:30pm
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

9:30pm

Apache Beat
Explosive and emotionally intense this band sounds dark even with the bongo playing.
http://www.myspace.com/apachebeat

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:30pm - 10:10pm
Bowery Poetry Club (308 Bowery @ Bleecker St, New York, NY)

9:30pm

Dead Heart Bloom
Former shoegazer applies ambient technique to songs played on an acoustic guitar.
http://www.deadheartbloom.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:30pm - 10:10pm
Bruar Falls (245 Grand St. (near Roebling St.), Brooklyn, NY)

9:30pm

Enemy Lovers
Stripped down howling blues rock with a lazy but steady tempo.
http://www.theenemylovers.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:30pm - 10:10pm
Crash Mansion (Downstairs) (199 Bowery (at Delancey), New York, NY)

9:30pm

Binary Sunrise
Synth heavy new wave band unafraid of being odd and experimental.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:30pm - 10:15pm
Lit Lounge (93 2nd Ave. (btwn 5th & 6th St.), New York, NY)

9:30pm

Black Cherry
Funky electro band dance it up with synths and sublime vocals.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:30pm - 10:15pm
Fat Baby (112 Rivington St. (btwn Ludlow and Essex), New York, NY)

9:30pm

I Was A King
Sprightly mix of power-pop and psych that decelerates to hearth hush in quieter hours.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:30pm - 10:15pm
Santos Party House (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

9:30pm

The Megaphonic Thrift
Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:30pm - 10:15pm
The Suffolk Back Room (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

9:30pm

Harlem
Lo-fi skullduggery held down by short stabs of guitar and cheerfully slapdash vocals.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:30pm - 10:30pm
Maxwell's (1039 Washington St., Hoboken, NJ)

9:30pm

Naia Kete
Folk singer with tender vocals, calm vibe and socially conscious lyrics.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:30pm - 10:30pm
Googie's Lounge (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

9:30pm

Nathan Halpern
Swingin' piano rock complimented by dusty harmonious vocals.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:30pm - 10:30pm
Delancey (Upstairs) (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

9:40pm

El May
Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:40pm - 10:30pm
Union Hall (702 Union St., Brooklyn, NY)

9:40pm

Chris Barron & Friends
Former Spin Doctor's very own brand of clipped, romantic lyricism to a singular "

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:40pm - 11:30pm
Sullivan Hall (214 Sullivan St. (btwn 3rd St. & Bleecker St.), New York, NY)

9:45pm

Hank and Cupcakes
Female vocals over bass-heavy but otherwise barebones pop music.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:45pm - 10:15pm
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

9:45pm

Activator
Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:45pm - 10:30pm
Gramercy Theater (127 E. 23rd St. (at Lexington), New York, NY)

9:45pm

Mic Crenshaw
A hook-and-loop happy DJ that produces vocal-less hip-hop instrumentals.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:45pm - 10:30pm
The Rose (345 Grand St. (btwn Havemeyer & Marcy Ave.), Brooklyn, NY)

9:45pm

Twin Atlantic
Outspoken rock with heavy layers of guitar that moves forward at a brazen pace.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:45pm - 10:30pm
The Studio @ Webster Hall (125 E. 11th St. (btwn 3rd & 4th Ave.), New York, NY)

9:45pm

Zaza
Dark like an unpleasant dream with the same kind of indecipherable, otherworldly layers.
http://www.myspace.com/warofzaza

Wednesday October 21, 2009 9:45pm - 10:30pm
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Real Estate
Indie-pop that sounds like the beach at the end of summer. Dreamy, hazy, smooth, comfortable.
http://www.myspace.com/letsrockthebeach

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 10:30pm
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Aeroplane Pageant
Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 10:45pm
Southpaw (125 Fifth Ave. (btwn St. John's & Sterling), Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

Bosque Brown
Ethereal, low-key acoustic singer/songwriter with folk roots.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 10:45pm
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

10:00pm

The Title Tracks
Power-pop at its finest, the influences don't overshadow the band's brilliance.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 10:45pm
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

Atlas Sound
Deerhunter frontman trades punk noise for psychedelic pop, bliss outs ensue.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Music Hall of Williamsburg (66 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Kent), Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

Batrider
Unabashedly bleak, melodic and noisey, it's the grungiest ever.
http://www.myspace.com/batrider

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Charleston (174 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

Bel Air
Neo-Americana, alt-country roots, borrowed Southern accents and undeniable swagger.
http://www.myspace.com/belairtheband

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Alphabet Lounge (104 Avenue C (at 7th St.), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Dang-It Bobby's
Bringing bluegrass and folk with a twinge of country to a modern pallate.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Pete's Candy Store (709 Lorimer St., Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

Darlings
The vocals hint at shoegaze but the music is lovely, lo-fi garage-pop.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Glasslands Gallery (289 Kent Ave. (near S. 1st St.), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Demander
Dynamic rhythms with high-energy and sophisticated melodies.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Spike Hill (184 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Family Of The Year
Stripped down traditional American folk music.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Gentleman Auction House
Catchy and dynamic keyboard-fueled indie rock with a white-hot rhythm section.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Trash (256 Grand St. (btwn Driggs & Roebling), Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

Julian Marley + The Uprising (feat Stephen Marley)
One of Bob Marley's sons carries on tradition with roots reggae and socially conscious words.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave. (btwn N. 11th & 12th), Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

Kate Bradley & Goodbye Horses
Femme singer leads indie rock with a touch of goth and nice pop sensibility.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Kenny's Castaways (157 Bleecker St. (btwn Thompson and Sullivan), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Mumford & Sons
Rural-sounding stripped down acoustic folk inspired rock.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Postelles
Frantic but tightly constructed indie rock that oozes with stylish gusto while adapting "
http://www.myspace.com/thepostelles

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Bowery Ballroom (6 Delancey St. (btwn Bowery & Chrystie), New York, NY)

10:00pm

Sparky Quano
A solo guitarist who pushes the limits of what sounds can be produced form both acoustic and electric instruments.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Zebulon (258 Wythe Ave. (between Metro & 3rd St.), Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

The Candles
Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Pianos (158 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

10:00pm

The Knew
A husky yowl of gruff garage rock and catchy dance pop.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Wicked Willy's (149 Bleecker St. (btwn Thomspon & Laguardia), New York, NY)

10:00pm

The Love Language
A mix of rock, country, and pop with charm and a sock-hop era feel.
http://www.myspace.com/thelovelanguage

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Bell House (149 7th St., Brooklyn, NY)

10:00pm

We Are Wolves
Fast, driving percussion and anthemic, fist-pumping vocals make this trio perfect late-night fare.
http://www.myspace.com/wearewolvesnoussommesloups

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Arlene's Grocery (95 Stanton St. (btwn Ludlow & Orchard), New York, NY)

10:15pm

Renminbi
A chunky, droning, minimalist rock sound that plays to the unique effects of feedback and reverberation.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:15pm - 10:00pm
Lit Lounge (93 2nd Ave. (btwn 5th & 6th St.), New York, NY)

10:15pm

Cymbals Eat Guitars
Yelping vocals over guitar-driven indie rock that's alternatively melodic and sprawling.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:15pm - 11:00pm
Santos Party House (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

10:15pm

Empires
Grunge revival band with catchy bursts of sound on choruses and anthemic heft to songs.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:15pm - 11:00pm
Fat Baby (112 Rivington St. (btwn Ludlow and Essex), New York, NY)

10:15pm

Field Theory
Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:15pm - 11:00pm
Bruar Falls (245 Grand St. (near Roebling St.), Brooklyn, NY)

10:15pm

Japanther
Lo-fi noise rock meets art punk on the dancefloor.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:15pm - 11:00pm
The Suffolk Back Room (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

10:15pm

Modern Skirts
Cascading tempos and eccentric beats reminiscent of sunny, coastal sounds.
http://www.modernskirts.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:15pm - 11:00pm
Crash Mansion (Downstairs) (199 Bowery (at Delancey), New York, NY)

10:15pm

Suckers
A landscape of instrument-swapping musicians, combining pop, noise, psychedelia and folk.
http://www.myspace.com/suckers

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:15pm - 11:00pm
Bowery Poetry Club (308 Bowery @ Bleecker St, New York, NY)

10:15pm

The Narrative
Piano-based indie-popsters borrow a teeny bit from garage rock.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:15pm - 11:00pm
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

10:30pm

Dinowalrus
Loud, drone-y experimental music that manages to seem unplanned yet carefully choreographed.
http://www.dinowalrus.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:30pm - 11:10pm
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

10:30pm

Rubik
Energetic art-pop with dreamy vocals that bubbles and expands with unpredictable spits of force.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:30pm - 11:10pm
The Studio @ Webster Hall (125 E. 11th St. (btwn 3rd & 4th Ave.), New York, NY)

10:30pm

Azeem
A smooth, thought-provoking flow coated with digital scratches and fresh beats.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:30pm - 11:15pm
The Rose (345 Grand St. (btwn Havemeyer & Marcy Ave.), Brooklyn, NY)

10:30pm

CX KiDTRONiK w/ Tchaka Diallo
Humorous hip-hop and comedy.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:30pm - 11:15pm
Gramercy Theater (127 E. 23rd St. (at Lexington), New York, NY)

10:30pm

Franklin Bruno
Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:30pm - 11:25pm
Union Hall (702 Union St., Brooklyn, NY)

10:30pm

Dizzy Gillespie Alumni All-Stars
A collection of acclaimed jazz artists who come together to pay the ulimate compliment by performing the work of Dizzy Gillespie.
http://www.dizzygillespie.org

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:30pm - 11:30pm
Blue Note (131 W. 3rd St. (btwn MacDougal & 6th Ave.), New York, NY)

10:30pm

Lovemakers
Brash team makes sweaty dance rock to get you moving.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:30pm - 11:30pm
Maxwell's (1039 Washington St., Hoboken, NJ)

10:30pm

Savoir Adore (DJ Set)
Cutesy experimental indie-pop with harmonized vocals and whimsical, fairytale-esque lyrics.
http://www.savoiradore.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:30pm - 11:30pm
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

10:30pm

Thomas Simon
A focused amalgam of percussive world and atmospheric experimental sounds.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:30pm - 11:30pm
Delancey (Upstairs) (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

10:30pm

SV4 (DJ set)
Founder of indie label Ghostly International.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:30pm - 11:40pm
Littlefield (622 Degraw St. (btwn 3rd & 4th Ave.), Brooklyn, NY)

10:45pm

Class Actress
New wave with breathy vocals and a squelchy dark side.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:45pm - 11:30pm
Southpaw (125 Fifth Ave. (btwn St. John's & Sterling), Brooklyn, NY)

10:45pm

The Black Hollies
Clangorous, psychedelic mod rock with fuzz guitar and tambourine.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:45pm - 11:30pm
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

10:45pm

Currensy
Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:45pm - 12:00am
B.B. King's (237 W. 42nd St. (btwn 7th & 8th Ave.), New York, NY)

10:45pm

Jadakiss
Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:45pm - 12:00am
B.B. King's (237 W. 42nd St. (btwn 7th & 8th Ave.), New York, NY)

10:45pm

Kidz In The Hall
Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:45pm - 12:00am
B.B. King's (237 W. 42nd St. (btwn 7th & 8th Ave.), New York, NY)

10:45pm

Raekwon
Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:45pm - 12:00am
B.B. King's (237 W. 42nd St. (btwn 7th & 8th Ave.), New York, NY)

10:45pm

Michael Sackler-Berner
Singer/songwriter backed by classic rock pros, making catchy, calm grooves.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 10:45pm - 12:30am
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Let's Wrestle
Open-hearted indie-pop group in love with being in an indie-pop group.
http://www.myspace.com/letsfuckingwrestle

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Bell House (149 7th St., Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

Jason Trachtenburg
Anti-freak-folk that's almost romantic and definitely whimsical.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 11:30pm
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Mike Del Rio
Sophisticated yet infectious pop-rock from a restless multi-instrumentalist and musical omnivore.
http://www.myspace.com/mikedelrio

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 11:40pm
Crash Mansion (Downstairs) (199 Bowery (at Delancey), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Sherlock's Daughter
Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 11:40pm
Bruar Falls (245 Grand St. (near Roebling St.), Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

Absentstar
Edgy pop-alternative rock with strong lyrics and a refreshing sound.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 11:45pm
Fat Baby (112 Rivington St. (btwn Ludlow and Essex), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Hesta Prynn
Catchy electro-pop with a decidedly analog feel. Northern State side-project.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 11:45pm
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Les Handclaps
Electro-pop-meets-garage quartet featuring go-go girls, space age kitsch, and songs in English, German, French and Spanish.
http://www.leshandclaps.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 11:45pm
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

Tiger! Shit! Tiger! Tiger!
Quirky, spastic trio blending post-punk and new wave almost permanently set on 11.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 11:45pm
Lit Lounge (93 2nd Ave. (btwn 5th & 6th St.), New York, NY)

11:00pm

and the relatives
Alternative rock trio that allows their music to be accessible by keeping it simple yet welcoming.
http://www.andtherelatives.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Charleston (174 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

Bear Hands
Manipulated guitars create a solid wall behind aggressive, yelped vocals.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Broadcast
A wistful oeuvre of experimentations, spacey electronica, and longing evocations.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Music Hall of Williamsburg (66 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Kent), Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

Evan Dando
Former Lemonheads singer pens poignant pop and rock gems.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Pianos (158 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Fanfarlo
Swaying indie chamber-pop powered by rock heavy bass and drums.
http://www.fanfarlo.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Bowery Ballroom (6 Delancey St. (btwn Bowery & Chrystie), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Golden Silvers
Smooth nonstop dance music feeding off influences from a whole variety of genres and decades.
http://www.myspace.com/goldensilvers

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Bowery Poetry Club (308 Bowery @ Bleecker St, New York, NY)

11:00pm

Heavy Birds
Evocatively despondent chants eclipsed by intense guitars and resolute cello sonatas.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Pete's Candy Store (709 Lorimer St., Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

Hot Lava
Alt-rock meets upbeat pop, with strong technological vibes.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Glasslands Gallery (289 Kent Ave. (near S. 1st St.), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Malajube
Francophone experimental power pop with nods to the "
http://www.malajube.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Arlene's Grocery (95 Stanton St. (btwn Ludlow & Orchard), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Motocade
Indie-pop taking its cues from "

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Spike Hill (184 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Norris
This experimental group has a sound heavily influenced by the blues, played on homemade instruments.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Zebulon (258 Wythe Ave. (between Metro & 3rd St.), Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

Old Soul
Traditional bard of Americana with a literary bent and blues-rock with a polemical heart.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Wicked Willy's (149 Bleecker St. (btwn Thomspon & Laguardia), New York, NY)

11:00pm

The Beautiful Taste
Art-rock trio experimenting along the spectrum between punk and trance.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Kenny's Castaways (157 Bleecker St. (btwn Thompson and Sullivan), New York, NY)

11:00pm

The Seedy Seeds
Earnest, bouncy but lo-fi electronic-pop layered with vocal harmonies.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Trash (256 Grand St. (btwn Driggs & Roebling), Brooklyn, NY)

11:00pm

Ume
An attention-grabbing trio with strong guitar and a punk edge.
http://www.umemusic.com

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Ace of Clubs (9 Great Jones St. (btwn Broadway & Lafayette), New York, NY)

11:00pm

US Royalty
A voice clear like water sings out over earnest melodies for both romancin' and dancin'.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 12:00am
Fontana's (105 Eldridge St. (btwn Broome and Grand), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Clipse
Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 2:00am
Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St. (at Thompson), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Grandchildren
Lo-fi electroacoustic with haunting choral vocals.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 2:00am
Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St. (at Thompson), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Ninjasonik
Cautionary tales from this humorous alt-hip-hop trio regarding pregnancy and tight pants.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 2:00am
Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St. (at Thompson), New York, NY)

11:00pm

Violens
Solemn sounds that pay homage to a time when the "

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:00pm - 2:00am
Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St. (at Thompson), New York, NY)

11:15pm

Bang Bang Eche
Effects-giddy dance-pop quartet with velocity and vocal affect akin to speed-metal.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:15pm - 12:00am
The Studio @ Webster Hall (125 E. 11th St. (btwn 3rd & 4th Ave.), New York, NY)

11:15pm

Primeridian
Fun and cerebral hip-hop duo who rap over smooth R&B grooves.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:15pm - 12:00am
The Rose (345 Grand St. (btwn Havemeyer & Marcy Ave.), Brooklyn, NY)

11:15pm

Saul Williams
A meticulous grog of philosophical spits, avant-garde beats, and cultural defiance.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:15pm - 12:00am
Gramercy Theater (127 E. 23rd St. (at Lexington), New York, NY)

11:15pm

We Are Country Mice
Stiff vocals and countrified garage rock with nods to fuzzy indie.
http://www.myspace.com/wearecountrymice

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:15pm - 12:00am
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

11:30pm

Alina Simone
Delicate, fanciful singer/songwriter who honors her Russian folk-punk roots.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:30pm - 12:00am
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

11:30pm

Math the Band
High-energy, uptempo synth-pop with a punk rock sensibility and intense live show.
http://www.myspace.com/maththeband

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:30pm - 12:15am
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

11:30pm

Wild Yaks
Loud dudes with awesome, bluesy punk music you'll want to shout along to.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:30pm - 12:15am
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

11:30pm

William F. Gibbs
Melting pot Americana, effortlessly combining blues, jazz, soul, country, and rock.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:30pm - 12:15am
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

11:30pm

Hollis Brown
Rowdy country-and-blues influenced rock with powerful guitar riffs and twangy accents.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:30pm - 12:30am
Sullivan Hall (214 Sullivan St. (btwn 3rd St. & Bleecker St.), New York, NY)

11:30pm

James Jameson
Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:30pm - 12:30am
Delancey (Upstairs) (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

11:30pm

Miz Metro
Tongue-in-cheek lady MC in the Top 40 pop diva mold.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:30pm - 12:30am
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

11:30pm

Ruth Minnikin
Clear-voiced singer/songwriter switching up between country swing and austere folk, backed by 5-piece.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:30pm - 12:30am
Googie's Lounge (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

11:30pm

The Teenage Prayers
Sweltering and brazen garage blues throwback with a healthy dose of handclaps and sing-along choruses.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:30pm - 12:30am
Southpaw (125 Fifth Ave. (btwn St. John's & Sterling), Brooklyn, NY)

11:45pm

Arizona
Playful, quirky pop with a dash of "

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:45pm - 12:30am
Fat Baby (112 Rivington St. (btwn Ludlow and Essex), New York, NY)

11:45pm

Baby Monster
Pulsing electronics with echoy vocals and lasery synth that drones and throbs.
http://www.myspace.com/babymnstr

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:45pm - 12:30am
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

11:45pm

Only Thieves
Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:45pm - 12:30am
Lit Lounge (93 2nd Ave. (btwn 5th & 6th St.), New York, NY)

11:45pm

Rob Roy
Explicit speak-sing rap flows over R&B infused beats and simple digital breaks.
http://www.myspace.com/robroy

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:45pm - 12:30am
Crash Mansion (Downstairs) (199 Bowery (at Delancey), New York, NY)

11:45pm

Strega
Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:45pm - 12:30am
Bruar Falls (245 Grand St. (near Roebling St.), Brooklyn, NY)

11:45pm

The New Collisions
Hyperkinetic new wave dance music with kittenish vocals and a broiling rhythm section.

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:45pm - 12:30am
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

11:45pm

Mike Servito (DJ set)
"

Wednesday October 21, 2009 11:45pm - 1:00am
Littlefield (622 Degraw St. (btwn 3rd & 4th Ave.), Brooklyn, NY)

12:00am

Surfer Blood
A late-sixties beach-pop sound to which dancing isn't required, but automatically occurs.
http://www.myspace.com/surferblood

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 12:50am
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

12:00am

Boogie Boarder
Tightly-wound psychedelic fuzz-rock with grinding bass.

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Glasslands Gallery (289 Kent Ave. (near S. 1st St.), New York, NY)

12:00am

David Dallas
Swift rap skills meets a sundry landscape of rasping samples, neat garage, and catchy pop.

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
The Rose (345 Grand St. (btwn Havemeyer & Marcy Ave.), Brooklyn, NY)

12:00am

Duchess Says
Noise-punk with random electronic snippets and the occasional homage to "
http://www.myspace.com/duchesssays

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Arlene's Grocery (95 Stanton St. (btwn Ludlow & Orchard), New York, NY)

12:00am

Fool's Gold
Upbeat Afro-pop that's influenced more by the Middle East than Middle America.
http://www.myspace.com/foolsgold

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Bowery Poetry Club (308 Bowery @ Bleecker St, New York, NY)

12:00am

Holopaw
Folk-rock more experimental than rustic, but still retaining wavery vocal quirk.

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Pianos (158 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

12:00am

Kingston
Bubbly nuggets of pop-rock that focus on good times and good vibes.

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Spike Hill (184 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), New York, NY)

12:00am

Middle Distance Runner
Up-beat rock group with a soaring tenor and breezy melodies.

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Fontana's (105 Eldridge St. (btwn Broome and Grand), New York, NY)

12:00am

Midnight Juggernauts
Somewhere between dance-rock and prog is this slightly tongue-in-cheek trio.
http://www.myspace.com/midnightjuggernauts

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Bowery Ballroom (6 Delancey St. (btwn Bowery & Chrystie), New York, NY)

12:00am

miniBoone
Art-rock quintet blends post-punk guitars with antsy, energetic rhythms
http://www.miniboone.com

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Charleston (174 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), Brooklyn, NY)

12:00am

Pete & The Pirates
Clipped, post-punk guitars, factoryefficient drum beats and interlocking vocals, ahoy!
http://www.myspace.com/peteandthepirates

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Bell House (149 7th St., Brooklyn, NY)

12:00am

Screaming Females
Riotgrrl-style post-punk driven by throbbing bass lines, guitar wizardry, and powerful vocals.

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

12:00am

Silent Way
Sprawling post-punk lo-fi extractions with heavy math rock and noise influences.

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Kenny's Castaways (157 Bleecker St. (btwn Thompson and Sullivan), New York, NY)

12:00am

Steel Phantoms
Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Ace of Clubs (9 Great Jones St. (btwn Broadway & Lafayette), New York, NY)

12:00am

Stoneman Cole
Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 1:00am
Wicked Willy's (149 Bleecker St. (btwn Thomspon & Laguardia), New York, NY)

12:00am

Angelo Lomelo
Thursday October 22, 2009 12:00am - 4:00am
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

12:15am

French Horn Rebellion
Dreamy, unstructured electronic drones replete with blips, twiddles, and chanted vocals.
http://www.frenchhornrebellion.com

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:15am - 1:00am
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

12:15am

Still Flyin
It's a party of 15 people singing and clapping in this party influenced indie band.

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:15am - 1:00am
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

12:15am

The Armchairs
Early "

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:15am - 1:00am
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

12:30am

Coyote Eyes
An opulent display of grandiose and wraithlike rock arrangements and semi-shrill vocals.

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:30am - 1:15am
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

12:30am

Die! Die! Die!
Hyper androgynous yaps and screeches over a choppy terrain of fidgety noise.
http://www.myspace.com/diediedienz

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:30am - 1:30am
Crash Mansion (Downstairs) (199 Bowery (at Delancey), New York, NY)

12:30am

Jenn Grant
Singer/songwriter with a strong, birdlike voice and tense, meditative lo-fi songs.

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:30am - 1:30am
Googie's Lounge (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

12:30am

Kid Color
Pounding bass and beats, with eerie, otherworldly traces of melody.
http://www.myspace.com/kidcolormusic

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:30am - 1:30am
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

12:30am

Terry Poison
Gloriously sleazy, outlandishly dressed quintet mix electro beats with rock guitars.

Thursday October 22, 2009 12:30am - 1:30am
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

1:00am

Colwell
Thursday October 22, 2009 1:00am - 2:00am
Rockwood Music Hall (196 Allen St. (btwn Stanton & Houston), New York, NY)

1:00am

Derek Mckeith
Harmonious male soul hip-hop with pepperings of Americana-funk.

Thursday October 22, 2009 1:00am - 2:00am
Wicked Willy's (149 Bleecker St. (btwn Thomspon & Laguardia), New York, NY)

1:00am

Hey Champ (DJ Set)
Sawtoothy, eclectic, electro house that's just plain fun.
http://www.myspace.com/heychampdjs

Thursday October 22, 2009 1:00am - 2:00am
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

1:00am

Lowery
Thursday October 22, 2009 1:00am - 2:00am
Fontana's (105 Eldridge St. (btwn Broome and Grand), New York, NY)

1:00am

Mussels
Indie rock band that's playful and fall into classic rifts.

Thursday October 22, 2009 1:00am - 2:00am
Glasslands Gallery (289 Kent Ave. (near S. 1st St.), New York, NY)

1:00am

Team Robespierre
Uptempo electro-pop boosted by bratty vocals and buzzy synths.

Thursday October 22, 2009 1:00am - 2:00am
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

2:00am

Mighty Five (DJ Set)
Ballsy, funky electro-pop with "
http://www.myspace.com/mightyfive

Thursday October 22, 2009 2:00am - 3:00am
Santos Party House Basement (96 Lafayette (btwn Walker & White), New York, NY)

2:30am

K'naan
Thursday October 22, 2009 2:30am - 3:00am
Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St. (at Thompson), New York, NY)
 
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6:00pm

Henry Wolfe
Thursday October 22, 2009 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bell House (149 7th St., Brooklyn, NY)

6:00pm

Josh Charles
Contemporary radio friendly singer/songwriter crafting songs as uplifting as a sunny day.

Thursday October 22, 2009 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Village Underground (130 W. 3rd St. (btwn MacDougal and 6th Ave.), New York, NY)

6:00pm

Rachel Platten
Pared-down pop with a honky-tonk cadence, laden with plenty of guitar strums.
http://www.rachelplatten.com

Thursday October 22, 2009 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Rockwood Music Hall (196 Allen St. (btwn Stanton & Houston), New York, NY)

6:15pm

We Are Enfant Terrible
Female vocals fight alongside punk rock guitars with electro beats and 8-bit bleeps and bloops.

Thursday October 22, 2009 6:15pm - 7:00pm
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

6:30pm

Describe
Hip-hop and R&B delivered with a strong, uplifting, spiritual rap message.

Thursday October 22, 2009 6:30pm - 7:00pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

6:30pm

DJ Per Gardehall
Thursday October 22, 2009 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Norwood (241 West 14th Street, New York, NY 10011)

6:30pm

Diwon
Ambient DJ who turns to his Israeli roots for the base of many of the tracks.

Thursday October 22, 2009 6:30pm - 9:30pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Shawn Chrystopher
Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 7:15pm
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Darshan
Hebrew hip-hop layered with crazy eclectro sounds and spiritual lyrics.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 7:30pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Bin Laden Blowing Up
Indie hip-hop that is political at times and always highly energetic.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 7:40pm
The Studio @ Webster Hall (125 E. 11th St. (btwn 3rd & 4th Ave.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Reni Lane
An empowered spirit keep these seductive vocals and punchy pop from being too sugary sweet.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 7:40pm
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

7:00pm

At Sea
Catchy, classic-rock sounds that capture post-punk.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 7:45pm
The Suffolk (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Pete Drungle feat. Pamelia Kurstin
Experimental sounds of from composer/pianist Pete Drungle and theremin player Pamelia Kurstin.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Delancey (Upstairs) (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Bellflur
Odd time signatures and breathy vocals that recall the more morose end of Britpop.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Choir of Young Believers
Glacial Danish indie-pop awash with synths, acoustic instrumentation and sub-aquatic harmonies.
http://www.myspace.com/choirofyoungbelievers

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St. (at Thompson), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Chris Kasper
Charismatic troubadour strumming delightful and easy-going Americana with warm-hearted vocals.
http://www.chriskaspermusic.com

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Rockwood Music Hall (196 Allen St. (btwn Stanton & Houston), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Dead Sexy Inc.
High-end French electroclash clipped by parading punk rhythms and a sharp runway-ready bass.
http://www.myspace.com/deadsexyinc

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ace of Clubs (9 Great Jones St. (btwn Broadway & Lafayette), New York, NY)

7:00pm

DJ Boo
Motif-based "hydrolic-car" big beat rap

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
92Y Tribeca (200 Hudson St. (near Canal St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Freelance Whales
Experimental pop-rock that is rooted heavily in different percussion and electro sounds and youthful vocals.
http://www.myspace.com/thefreelancewhales

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bell House (149 7th St., Brooklyn, NY)

7:00pm

JBM
Bright and shimmering acoustic guitar based folk with a bittersweet undertow.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

7:00pm

JD Souther
Uplifting piano-accompanied jazz tunes with an alt-country bite from this legendary songwriter.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Lachi
Adult-alternative singer/songwriter with gorgeous voice and nice, catchy melodies.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Village Underground (130 W. 3rd St. (btwn MacDougal and 6th Ave.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Loxsly
Melancholic pop where pedal steel is supported by a firm bass backbone.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Union Hall (702 Union St., Brooklyn, NY)

7:00pm

NLX
Female pianist with a unique blend of electronic pop music.
http://www.myspace.com/nlxmusic

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bowery Electric (327 Bowery (btwn 2nd & 3rd St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Otter Petter
Sincere balladry and sugary harmonies with a stiff chaser of driving bubblegum rock.
http://www.otterpetter.com

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Kenny's Castaways (157 Bleecker St. (btwn Thompson and Sullivan), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Jabari (hosting)
Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 12:00am
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Phat Phillie
Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 12:00am
92Y Tribeca (200 Hudson St. (near Canal St.), New York, NY)

7:00pm

Dave Godowsky
Upbeat folk with relaxed soulful vocal overtones.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:00pm - 1:00am
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

7:20pm

Prgz
Thursday October 22, 2009 7:20pm - 7:40pm
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

7:30pm

Eprhyme
A rapid-fire flow spitting enlightened epistles over digital drops and Middle Eastern scratches.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:30pm - 8:00pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

7:30pm

Jaw Lesson
Thursday October 22, 2009 7:30pm - 8:00pm
Norwood (241 West 14th Street, New York, NY 10011)

7:30pm

Destrophy
Thursday October 22, 2009 7:30pm - 8:15pm
Nokia Theater (1515 Broadway (at 44th St.), New York, NY)

7:30pm

Matt Mayes
Backbeat post-folk bluegrass alluding to "

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Googie's Lounge (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

7:45pm

CALLmeKAT
Wooly cabaret-style ditties and hauntingly sweet refrains from an effervescent songbird.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:45pm - 8:15pm
Delancey (Upstairs) (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

7:45pm

Skibunny
Femme DJs and remixers doing sexy spacey dance music.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:45pm - 8:30pm
The Suffolk (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

7:45pm

Suckers
A landscape of instrument-swapping musicians, combining pop, noise, psychedelia and folk.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:45pm - 8:30pm
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

7:45pm

Tony Castles
Lo-fi, garage rock with unexpectedly smooth, fluttery vocals providing a clash of moods that is uncomfortable perfect.

Thursday October 22, 2009 7:45pm - 8:30pm
The Studio @ Webster Hall (125 E. 11th St. (btwn 3rd & 4th Ave.), New York, NY)

7:50pm

Freddie Gibbs
Thursday October 22, 2009 7:50pm - 8:10pm
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

DJ Avi Roig (It's A Trap)
Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 8:30pm
Norwood (241 West 14th Street, New York, NY 10011)

8:00pm

The Hush Now
Want harmonies? They got tons. Dreamy, upbeat and breezy options are all available.
http://www.thehushnow.com

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 8:40pm
Bruar Falls (245 Grand St. (near Roebling St.), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Antarctic
Frenetic instrumental rock with bucking guitar solos and clicky rhythmic touches.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 8:45pm
Lit Lounge (93 2nd Ave. (btwn 5th & 6th St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Chuck Mosley
Music pioneer pounding out old school hard-rock stomps with a fresh rap-metal twist.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 8:45pm
Fat Baby (112 Rivington St. (btwn Ludlow and Essex), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Paleo
Nomadic and austere folk rock suitable for rattletrap basement parties.
http://www.myspace.com/paleo

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 8:45pm
Bowery Ballroom (6 Delancey St. (btwn Bowery & Chrystie), New York, NY)

8:00pm

The Binary Marketing Show
Experimental rock strengthened with electronic polyrhythmic percussion and off-kilter vocals.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 8:45pm
The Rose (345 Grand St. (btwn Havemeyer & Marcy Ave.), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Amber Rubarth
Candid girlish confessions dowsed in humor and poetry delivered by strong female vocals.
http://www.amberrubarth.com

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Rockwood Music Hall (196 Allen St. (btwn Stanton & Houston), New York, NY)

8:00pm

At Versaris
These guys rap in Catalan, but you will understand the vibe.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
92Y Tribeca (200 Hudson St. (near Canal St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Best Man
Complex mix of elegant orchestral arrangements and ambient folk pop.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Black Swan Green
Sleepy, majestic rock with jangling guitar work and reverb-laden choral tune-ups.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Trash (256 Grand St. (btwn Driggs & Roebling), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Drunken Barn Dance
Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Spike Hill (184 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Elodie O
Slick female-fonted electro-pop.
http://www.elodieo.com

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Ace of Clubs (9 Great Jones St. (btwn Broadway & Lafayette), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Flying Machines
Jaunty, energetic classic rock/power-pop with a strong guitar presence and soaring male vocals from New York's own.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Fontana's (105 Eldridge St. (btwn Broome and Grand), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Grammar
Baroque pop group light on the Baroque, heavy on the pop. Think xylophones.
http://www.myspace.com/grammarmusic

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Kenny's Castaways (157 Bleecker St. (btwn Thompson and Sullivan), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Kim Taylor
Breathy-voiced, harmony-happy, mostly acoustic singer/songwriter with a sorrowful lyrical bent.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Patrick Watson
Exquisite indie-folk with gently unfolding arrangements, wispy vocals and delicate finger picking.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

8:00pm

RUBIK
Energetic art-pop with dreamy vocals that bubbles and expands with unpredictable spits of force.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Union Pool (484 Union Ave., Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Sara Haze
Moody yet unpretentious rising star singer/songwriter with one foot in 1970s Laurel Canyon pop.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Village Underground (130 W. 3rd St. (btwn MacDougal and 6th Ave.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Small Black
Multi-layered dream-pop combines programmed tones into a beautiful, indecipherable melee.
http://www.myspace.com/smallblacksounds

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Bell House (149 7th St., Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Special Guest
Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Pianos (158 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Spiral Beach
Seductive, tightly-wound post-punk featuring new wave keyboards and chanted vocals.
http://www.spiralbeach.com

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Arlene's Grocery (95 Stanton St. (btwn Ludlow & Orchard), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Suzannah Johannes
A charming chanteuse bathing in a melancholic summer ambience.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Tall Tall Trees
It's impossible not to smile at this band's pop driven folk tunes.
http://www.myspace.com/talltalltreees

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Bowery Electric (327 Bowery (btwn 2nd & 3rd St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

The Frontier Brothers
Punkish space-rockers with affection for pure "
http://www.myspace.com/thefrontierbrothers

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Alphabet Lounge (104 Avenue C (at 7th St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

The Press
Simultaneously chaotic and controlled, foot-stomping rock with surprisingly complex arrangements.
http://www.myspace.com/thepress

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Charleston (174 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Unicycle Loves You
Uptempo, friendly pop that could double as the soundtrack for a local circus.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Union Hall (702 Union St., Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Via Tania
Breathy female vocals that feel at home whether backed by misty dream-pop or bluesy soul.
http://www.viatania.com

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St. (at Thompson), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Kosha Dillz
Quirky, well-written hip-hop with whose high production value disguises just how fun it really is.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 9:40pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Vertical Horizon
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Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Hiro Ballroom @ The Maritime Hotel (371 W. 16th St. (at 9th Ave.), New York, NY)

8:00pm

Holy Ghost!
Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 4:00am
Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave. (btwn N. 11th & 12th), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

James Murphy and Pat Mahoney (Special Disco Version)
Genre-spanning floor-filling LCD mastermind.
http://www.myspace.com/lcdsoundsystem

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 4:00am
Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave. (btwn N. 11th & 12th), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Shit Robot
Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 4:00am
Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave. (btwn N. 11th & 12th), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

Still Going
Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 4:00am
Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave. (btwn N. 11th & 12th), Brooklyn, NY)

8:00pm

YACHT
Spastic, hard-edged electro-pop.
http://www.myspace.com/yacht

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:00pm - 4:00am
Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave. (btwn N. 11th & 12th), Brooklyn, NY)

8:15pm

Pill
Thursday October 22, 2009 8:15pm - 8:35pm
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

8:15pm

Chen Lo
Nostalgic urban rapped hip-hop with undertones of nouveau-riche lounge.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:15pm - 9:00pm
Rebel (251 W. 30th St. (btwn 7th & 8th Ave.), New York, NY)

8:15pm

Seventh Void
Thursday October 22, 2009 8:15pm - 9:00pm
Nokia Theater (1515 Broadway (at 44th St.), New York, NY)

8:15pm

Spottiswoode
A mixture of bastardized sea shanties crossed with cabaret and epic rock.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:15pm - 9:00pm
Delancey (Upstairs) (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

8:15pm

Lynch feat. Jim Loughlin of moe.
Jam band in touch with their funkier side shades into hip-hop.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:15pm - 9:30pm
Sullivan Hall (214 Sullivan St. (btwn 3rd St. & Bleecker St.), New York, NY)

8:30pm

Francis
Thursday October 22, 2009 8:30pm - 9:00pm
Norwood (241 West 14th Street, New York, NY 10011)

8:30pm

The Bongos
Toe-tapping rock that is at times either sunnily affable or infectiously danceable from early "

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:30pm - 9:00pm
Maxwell's (1039 Washington St., Hoboken, NJ)

8:30pm

Bottle Up and Go
Loud, raw, perfect bluesy mess. Their talent is as undeniable as their energy.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:30pm - 9:10pm
The Studio @ Webster Hall (125 E. 11th St. (btwn 3rd & 4th Ave.), New York, NY)

8:30pm

Yes Giantess
A lo-fi dance party with chilled out synth-pop and sweet choruses.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:30pm - 9:10pm
Delancey (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

8:30pm

Bobby Long
Blues-hugging country delivered with acoustic intimacy.
http://www.myspace.com/musicbobbylong

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:30pm - 9:15pm
Canal Room (285 W. Broadway @ Canal St., New York, NY)

8:30pm

Lowry
Thursday October 22, 2009 8:30pm - 9:15pm
The Suffolk (107 Suffolk St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:30pm

Tandy
Thursday October 22, 2009 8:30pm - 9:30pm
Googie's Lounge (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

8:40pm

Brandon Hines
Thursday October 22, 2009 8:40pm - 9:15pm
S.O.B.'s (204 Varick St. (at W. Houston St.), New York, NY)

8:45pm

Electro Morocco & Dreams in Static
Staccato, Middle-Eastern rhythms rendered with classic rock instrumentation.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
DROM (85 Avenue A (btwn 5th and 6th St.), New York, NY)

8:45pm

FOUND
Smooth, competent folktronica with equal parts glitch and rock with calm,flowing male vocals.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
The Rose (345 Grand St. (btwn Havemeyer & Marcy Ave.), Brooklyn, NY)

8:45pm

Holy Sons
Slow creaking emotion-filled music that grinds along dragging lazily plucked guitar strings and echoing harmonics.
http://www.holysons.com

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Bowery Ballroom (6 Delancey St. (btwn Bowery & Chrystie), New York, NY)

8:45pm

Kill Kill Kill
Hard rock/art-rock sensibility with emo vocals and long spacey instrumental passages.
http://www.myspace.com/k1llk1llk1ll

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Cameo Gallery (93 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Berry), Brooklyn, NY)

8:45pm

Spanish Prisoners
Dream-pop with wiry guitar effects and echo vocals.
http://www.spanishprisoners.com

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Bruar Falls (245 Grand St. (near Roebling St.), Brooklyn, NY)

8:45pm

The Bronzed Chorus
Energetic instrumental rock, sometimes meditative, sometimes exploding with wild guitar riffs.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Lit Lounge (93 2nd Ave. (btwn 5th & 6th St.), New York, NY)

8:45pm

We're Pregnant
Inspired by the ruminations and quatrains of Thomas Beattie, this is new womb rock on an entirely infantile level. Alice Cooper says dead babies can take care of themselves; they can headbang too.

Thursday October 22, 2009 8:45pm - 9:30pm
Fat Baby (112 Rivington St. (btwn Ludlow and Essex), New York, NY)

9:00pm

DJ Lydia Kellam (The Swedebeat)
Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 9:30pm
Norwood (241 West 14th Street, New York, NY 10011)

9:00pm

Jern Eye
Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 9:30pm
Southpaw (125 Fifth Ave. (btwn St. John's & Sterling), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

Subplots
All the traditional rock sounds reworked to project more of a sultry jazz or blues feel.
http://www.myspace.com/subplots

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 9:40pm
Bowery Poetry Club (308 Bowery @ Bleecker St, New York, NY)

9:00pm

Golden Silvers
Smooth nonstop dance music feeding off influences from a whole variety of genres and decades.

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 9:45pm
Music Hall of Williamsburg (66 N. 6th St. (btwn Wythe & Kent), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

The Sea
Tough and punchy hard rock with a twist of reggae for good measure straight from the UK.

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 9:45pm
Fontana's (105 Eldridge St. (btwn Broome and Grand), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Thomas Truax
Covering songs from David Lynch's soundtracks - melodious and melancholic.

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 9:45pm
Delancey (Upstairs) (168 Delancey St. (btwn Clinton & Attorney), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Alec Ounsworth
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah frontman's folksy acoustic project with guitar, keyboards, and yodel-esque vocals.

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Mercury Lounge (217 E. Houston St. (btwn Essex & Ludlow), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Annie And the Beekeepers
Acoustic guitar and strings backing wistful but dark lyrics and slightly countrified female vocals.

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Living Room (154 Ludlow St. (btwn Stanton & Rivington), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Arpline
Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Union Hall (702 Union St., Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

Beep Beep
Quirky math rock that feels like an acid trip with an awesome rhythm section.

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

Dead Men Dreaming
Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Nokia Theater (1515 Broadway (at 44th St.), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Diehard
Abrasive lo-fi noise punk skating on nasally sermons and primitive beats.
http://www.myspace.com/twobears

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Charleston (174 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

Ethan Lipton
A suprisingly happy medium between jazz, country, blues and folk placed in the lounge act setting.
http://www.ethanlipton.com

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Rockwood Music Hall (196 Allen St. (btwn Stanton & Houston), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Grand Analog
A funky mix of electro and dub places this genre bending hip-hop group a cut above the rest.
http://www.myspace.com/grandanalog

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Arlene's Grocery (95 Stanton St. (btwn Ludlow & Orchard), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Hawk and Dove
Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Bell House (149 7th St., Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm

La Melodia
Warm, soulful bass, sharp beats, topped by a fast-flowing female MC.

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
92Y Tribeca (200 Hudson St. (near Canal St.), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Lightning Love
Quintessential quirky and self-absorbed college rock trio.

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Spike Hill (184 Bedford Ave. (at N. 7th St.), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Migu
Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St. (at Thompson), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Paper Airplane
Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Alphabet Lounge (104 Avenue C (at 7th St.), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Pocketknife
Circus cabaret meets robotic dancehall for midnight bouts on the disco floor.
http://www.myspace.com/pocketknifesongs

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Bowery Electric (327 Bowery (btwn 2nd & 3rd St.), New York, NY)

9:00pm

pow wow!
Retro yearnings '60s Pop-Art show up in this quartet's droning harmonies and guitar jangle.
http://www.myspace.com/powwownyc

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Cake Shop (152 Ludlow St. (btwn Rivington & Stanton), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Regia
Intimate singer/songwriter with Britpop leanings and unique vocal phrasings.

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Local 269 (269 E. Houston St. (at Suffolk), New York, NY)

9:00pm

REGO
Folksy/alt-country band featuring Rebecca Rego's lovely vocals.
http://www.myspace.com/regorego

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Kenny's Castaways (157 Bleecker St. (btwn Thompson and Sullivan), New York, NY)

9:00pm

Sgt Dunbar and the Hobo Banned
Psychedelic Eastern European folkflavored collective that defies further classification.

Thursday October 22, 2009 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Zebulon (258 Wythe Ave. (between Metro & 3rd St.), Brooklyn, NY)

9:00pm