on Oct 09, 2008
While waiting in line for the brain surgeons at the Highline Ballroom in NYC last night to figure out the guest list for the Pretenders show, a guy in front of me turned and said 'Well, maybe you can get into Madison Square Garden instead?' I asked him 'For what? He replied 'Madonna's there tonight, Isn't that ironic?' I didn't get the irony. Anyway, as he was watching all the color drain from my face I said 'No thank you. Madonna's never been on my radar and ... Read More
on Sep 24, 2008
Just like the energizer bunny, the B's have been keepin' the party going since 1976! NY show is with LCD Soundsystem and Hercules and Love Affair. Hear the magic for yourselves:
Sep 25 Rama, ONT Rama ... Read More
BY Emily Rems
on Sep 18, 2008
I just peeped this interesting little tidbit on Pop Bitch : On MIA's 'Paper Planes,' the word 'weed' has been bleeped on western daytime radio. In Indonesia and Malaysia, when Katy Perry's song 'I Kissed A Girl' is played, the word 'girl' is ... Read More
on Sep 16, 2008
The Ettes play NYC tonight!!!
Garage punk band and BUST friends, The Ettes , will be playing the Mercury Lounge in NYC tonight! They rock hard and get the dance floor shaking. This band gets more ferocious each time I see them, so don't miss out! Tonight's performance will also include the reuninon of The Friggs, (The Troggs + the Fugs + the Shaggs = THE FRIGGS)!
Happening tonight, Tuesday Sept 16 at the Mercury Lounge ... Read More
BY Sarah J.
on Sep 07, 2008
New Orleans has been dealt yet another blow this past week with Hurricane Gustav's visit to the Gulf Coast, but one of the best ways to help the city heal has always been contributing to its musicians.
One of the most unique acts in the city, the New Orleans Bingo! Show, is visiting New York for three shows at Spiegelworld this week, and I can't think of a better setting to see this vaudeville/cabaret/carnival/lounge/performance art act. If you love old jazz, ... Read More