There are few better ways of warding off the bitter cold, than a stifling gig. Shit’s a little expensive this month, so here’s hoping you have a someone right (or a someone right now) to treat you to one. Here are the ones we’re hitting this month.
Friday February 1st
ICE Balloons Release Party with BEECH Creeps, SAHD WHYTE GUYZ, Eaters – Coney Island Baby ($10)
Saturday February 2nd
Boy Harsher (Album Release Party) , NGHTCRWLR, King Vision Ultra – Elsewhere (SOLD OUT)
Shamir, Sammus, Peaer – Brooklyn Bazaar ($15-$20)
Monday February 4th
John Maus, Nick Nicely – Brooklyn Steel ($25)
Friday February 8th
Warbly Jets, The Muckers, The Advertisers – Mercury Lounge ($12)
Saturday February 9th
The Districts, Deeper, Sixteen Jackets – Baby’s All Right (SOLD OUT)
COIN, Tessa Violet – Irving Plaza ($27-$77)
Monday February 11th
Beirut, Helado Negro – Brooklyn Steel ($46)
Tuesday February 12th
Slow Pulp, Field Medic, Horse Jumper of Love – Baby’s All Right (FREE)
This is the gig you should take the person you’re dating, but you’re not serious enough to do the whole Valentine’s day thing with yet.
Rachael Yamagata, Connor Kennedy – City Winery ($25)
This is the gig you should go to if you’re single and okay crying (and drinking) about it
Wednesday February 13th
Anemone, Champagne SuperChillin, Hypoluxo – Baby’s All Right ($12)
Naked Giants, TWEN – Rough Trade ($12)
Naked Giants just released a killer live 7″ and I’ve been trying to catch TWEN for a year, so no brainer.
Saturday February 16th
A pick your poison kind of night. You really can’t lose. Market Hotel might fall apart after Machine Girl takes it, though, so might be worth it to soak up the glorious destruction.
Cherry Glazerr, Sneaks – Bowery Ballroom ($20)
Interpol, Car Seat Headrest, Snail Mail – Madison Square Garden ($42.50)
Machine Girl, Dreamcrusher, Kill Alters, channel63 – Market Hotel ($15)
Sunday February 17th
Cindy Cane, Native Sun, Animal Show, Space Guest, Shy Baby – Baby’s All Right ($10)
Last night of Cindy Cane’s month long residency at Baby’s! Do not miss.
Friday February 22nd
Show Me The Body, TrippJones + Slim Poppins, Dreamcrusher, Twisted Thing – Brooklyn Bazaar ($10-$15)
Wednesday February 27th
Deerhunter, Mary Lattimore, L’Rain – Brooklyn Steel ($25)
Liz Cooper and the Stampede, Harpooner – Rough Trade ($15)
The Roofer’s Union, Deep Sea Peach Tree, RFA – Mercury Lounge ($10)
Thursday February 28th
The Kooks, Barns Courtney, Future Feats – Terminal 5 ($35)