Archive for the Gigs Category

White Heat presents: Vivian Girls @ The Lexington, June 12th.

Posted in Gigs, Tracks with tags , , , on June 10, 2009 by musicmuleblog

vivian girls

What? Vivian Girls have been one of the most talked about bands of the past year and I’m partly to blame for that as they’ve featured on Music Mule more than once. The Brooklyn girl 3-piece are hype worthy though with their distortion drenched 3 minute guitar pop and sweet vocal harmonies. For Fans Of: The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart, Wavves, Jesus And Mary Chain. Continue reading

Fol Chen, Hind Ear & Plug @ The Lexington, June 11th.

Posted in FREE, Gigs, Tracks with tags , , on June 10, 2009 by musicmuleblog

Fol Chen

What? Another great FREE gig this Thursday, this time Rockfeedback present electro Californians Fol Chen, psychedelic jams from Hind Ear and the minimal punk of Plug. For Fans Of: The Blow, Scritti Politti, Battles. Continue reading

FREE: Stars Of Sunday League @ Dogstar, June 11th.

Posted in FREE, Gigs, Tracks with tags , on June 10, 2009 by musicmuleblog

stars of sunday league photo by anika

What? Scottish folk darlings Stars Of Sunday League are the Music Mule pick from the FREE Offline ‘Party & Protest’ night. 3 rooms also featuring performances from Will Kaufman, The Lani Singers and the Trans Siberian March Band who apparently you don’t want to miss. There’s also poetry, protest videos and a full cabaret bill. Continue reading

FREE: She Keeps Bees & Katie Stelmanis @ The Britannia, June 10th.

Posted in FREE, Gigs, Tracks with tags , , on June 9, 2009 by musicmuleblog

She Keeps Bees

What? She Keeps Bees, a husband and wife blues rock duo from Brooklyn. This is the first of four FREE Wednesday shows brought to you buy those nice guys at The Local. Read on to find out about great support act Katie Stelmanis too. For Fans Of: The White Stripes, Smoke Fairies, Richard Hawley. Continue reading

The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart, TONIGHT.

Posted in Gigs, Hot Tickets, Tracks with tags , , on June 9, 2009 by musicmuleblog

The Pains Of Being On A Roof

The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart may be Brooklyn’s best new indie band. They play the White Heat night at Madame Jojo’s in Soho this evening, June 9th. Advance tickets sold out a while back but there will 50 on the door. Get there by 8 if you want to be one of the lucky few. Continue reading

St. Vincent & Blue Roses @ ICA, July 8th.

Posted in Gigs, Hot Tickets, Tracks with tags , , on June 8, 2009 by musicmuleblog

St. Vincent

What? St. Vincent a.k.a. Annie Clark of Brooklyn has been accumulating rave reviews all over the shop for her latest album ‘Actor’ which is up there with my records of the year so far. A sweet voice paired up with experimental guitar tunes ranging from pop to alt-folk to prog. Miss at your peril. For Fans Of: Feist, Dirty Projectors, Grizzly Bear. Continue reading

FREE: Modular Records Recession Party @ Cargo, June 7th.

Posted in FREE, Gigs, Tracks with tags , , , , , on June 4, 2009 by musicmuleblog

modular

What? Modular Records takes over Cargo for it’s summer monthly club night which to in the spirit of the current financial times, is free. As well as a less free BBQ there’ll be sets from DJs Work It, Queens of Noize, Modular, Magswich, G+S (Nadia Ksaiba and Nightmoves) and later on Kitsune‚Äôs BENI. There’ll also be an evening live performance from electro rock troupe Milke. Continue reading