Tag Archives: bowery ballroom

MEDIA GALLERY: TUNE-YARDS @ BOWERY BALLROM

vids and photos by kate maxwell Merrill Garbus aka Tune-Yards played an inspired set on Friday night with her parents in attendance at Bowery Ballroom. Sharing the bill were Twin Sister, Zola Jesus, and headliner Xiu Xiu, but Tune-Yards clearly stole the show. Bassist Nate Brenner is the perfect compliment to Garbus’ voice which bellowed [...]

LIVE (& EDITED) VID OF HEALTH @ BOWERY

by devin rogerino Our pal Devin Rogerino has been putting together some live show edits mixing together concert footage with b-roll. His Deerhoof installment was awesome and I’m digging this follow up of “Die Slow” from Health’s Bowery Ballroom show on 9/24. Enjoy your weekend.

LITTLE BOOTS @ BOWERY BALLROOM

by eliza czander If you wanted pop last night you should’ve been at the Bowery Ballroom. Shit was popalicious. Headlining the evening was UK it girl Little Boots, but ahead of her was the electro-pop foursome Yes Giantess. Their sound is as infectious as it is repetetive. Derivation is the key word here, as I [...]

MEW & VIOLENS @ MUSIC HALL 8/24

by steve vasko I was impressed by the Music Hall of Williamsburg last night. A chip off the Bowery Ballroom, its system is first rate and the two bar areas are well done. The NYC band Violens opened the show and did a strong short set. I wasn’t familiar with them before the show but [...]

DAN DEACON @ BOWERY BALLROOM

by rafi silver (pic by frank hamilton) Saturday night, I dragged my girlfriend over the Williamsburg Bridge to the Dan Deacon midnight show at the Bowery Ballroom. She had no idea what to expect. In fact she had only heard one Dan Deacon song late one night in my room and said, “Oh, I like [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL: 4/22

by charles poladian After Coachella, it seems like everyone is trying to catch their breath. Another big festival is in the news, and there’s always something brewing on the concert scene. There are also amazing new tracks from Major Lazer and Sonic Youth. The Major Lazer jam features Santogold and it’s something otherworldly. So without [...]

BISHOP ALLEN @ BOWERY BALLROOM

by kevin diamond “This is either an auspicious beginning or an inauspicious beginning” explained singer Justin Rice. Bishop Allen had just finished their first song, and the bass amp was engulfed in flames. “I’m gonna go with inauspicious.” It was a memorable start to a show that was at times energetic and at other times [...]

BOWERY DOUBLE HEADER + ALTERNATIVES

by mays hayes Next Monday’s Andrew Bird concert not withstanding, Manhattan’s Bowery Ballroom is hosting two of January’s biggest shows over the next 48 hours. Animal Collective will wrap up the second show of their NYC back-to-back tonight and the venue will host the Regina Spektor/Ra Ra Riot benefit for Planned Parenthood on Thursday. Since [...]

DEER TICK ANNOUNCES TOUR DATES

by rico Deer Tick fans rejoice. The band has announced a tour that kicks off at Bowery Ballroom in NYC on February 13th. Rumor has it that John McCauley used to be a scrawny little dude who’d dabble with guitar as a young teenager. Now he’s the golden boy of the indie folk scene thanks [...]

RACHAEL YAMAGATA & THE LOW ANTHEM @ BOWERY

by john cole Before Miss Yamagata made her way to the stage Wednesday night, The Low Anthem played a strong set, which was a perfect introduction to the kind crowd at Bowery Ballroom. Songs ranging from originals to gospels and even one written by Jack Kerouac, the Low Anthem was able to captivate the audience [...]