Friday, September 28, 2012

Weekend Hit List

Posted By on Fri, Sep 28, 2012 at 11:24 AM

weekend hit list 9.28.12

Friday 28th

  • Dwight Adams

    From Fred Wesley to James Carter, Common to Stevie Wonder, bandleaders and their record producers keep Dwight Adams’ phone number on speed dial. And for good reason. The trumpeter, who played extensively... [READ MORE]


    We’ve heard of The Guns of August and The Whales of August. But what is a ghost of August? Is it when you get to late September, the weather chills, and you start wishing it were still summer? Whatever... [READ MORE]


Saturday 29th

  • Jeecy and the Jungle Record Release/Psycho Circus

    Bands, acrobatics, contortionism and hand-balancing from Detroit Circus and an appearance from the stunning burlesque diva, Chloe Bowie. Celebrate the release of Jeecy and the Jungle's new picture disc... [READ MORE]


    Marc Maron has appeared as the guest comedian on Late Night with Conan O’Brien more than any other comedian, he frequently appears on The Late Show with David Letterman, and in 2009 he started a podcast... [READ MORE]

  • Channel 955 Elektric Circus

    Elektricity Nightclub: Fire Performers. Belly Dancers. Stilt Walkers. Arial Performers. Jugglers.

    Ladies free before 11 [READ MORE]

Sunday 30th

  • Legs McNeil

    Legendary punk writer Legs McNeil is coming to town for a reading and book signing. McNeil started his media career as a co-founder — along with cartoonist John Holmstrom — of Punk Magazine in 1975... [READ MORE]

  • The Raveonettes

    It’s hard to believe that Danish duo the Raveonettes have been around since 2001. It literally seems like last week that they burst into the pages of the NME and Spin, looking all New York-cool, with... [READ MORE]

  • Ghettoblaster Volume 3

    Park Bar: Live recording session featuring Danny and the Darleens, Troy Gregory, and Alison Lewis [READ MORE]


Monday 1st

  • Ben Taylor

    “Now I’m trying to find myself / All I need is a little help,” Ben Taylor sings in his song “Listening,” ostensibly to a lover and not to his prospective audience or about his 10-year-old career... [READ MORE]

  • The Growlers / Denney and the Jets / Jessica Hernandez and the Delta

    This is an interesting little bill. Long Beach, Calif., pop-rockers the Growlers will provide some jingly-jangly, fun ’60s rock ’n’ roll, but the band is surely destined to be upstaged by our own... [READ MORE]


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