Tag Archives: bowery

WOODEN BIRDS & GREAT LAKE SWIMMERS

by eliza czander After a couple of days of great acts passing through our beloved city, Sunday night was a fantastic cap to this past weekend. The Wooden Birds and Great Lake Swimmers played the Bowery Ballroom and lord was it lovely.  The Wooden Birds hit the stage first and front man Andrew Kenny instantly [...]

TOUR UPDATES: PASSION PIT & ART BRUT

by neeko No they’re not touring together even though that would make for an incredibly cerebral show. But moving on.. the groups made separate tour announcements yesterday and we deemed them worth noting. Art Brut’s concert trek through June includes five NYC dates. All the shows are at Mercury Lounge and run from June 1st-5th. [...]

MOTHER MOTHER @ BOWERY

by al (pic by chris mckibbin) It was an all Canadian bill at Bowery last night as Mother Mother and Sam Roberts Band shared the stage. I was there for the sweetly disjointed Mother Mother and I left plenty satisfied with the experience. The Vancouver five piece is anchored by Molly Guldemond and Jasmin Parkin [...]

MEAGHAN SMITH

by eliza czander Last night at The Bowery Ballroom, I got a chance to see the lovely Meaghan Smith perform. The Canadian singer/songwriter recently released her EP A Crickets Quartet, and has been on the road with Eric Hutchinson for the past 5 weeks. The packed house at the Ballroom was able to catch the [...]

NADA ART & THE NEW MUSEUM BENEFIT IN MIAMI

by ryan s. Art worlds collide at the NADA Art Fair in Miami next week. The New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA) is set for its sixth installment of the internationally renowned event, which will feature works from 88 budding art galleries and 19 different countries. An Opening Night Preview will inaugurate this year’s fair while [...]

LISTEN TO MURS

by greg dybec After first witnessing Murs invade the stage at Rock the Bells 2007 with a full body racing suit and tied up dreadlocks that looked as if they were poking holes in the ozone layer, I made a solemn promise to attend any near-by event that he would be appearing at. This L.A. [...]

PORTUGAL. THE MAN: CENSORED COLORS

by eliza czander Portugal. The Man just released their third full-length album. And it’s fucking impressive. If you aren’t yet familiar with the foursome from Wasilla, Alaska, get on that shit. If you Wikipedia the group they’re defined as indie-progressive, but sit down and listen to Censored Colors and it will evoke more of an [...]