Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti at Mercury Lounge, 11

Horse Feathers, Lay Low at Union Hall, Mercury Lounge, 6:30

Golden Triangle at Sound Fix Records, 8

Yeasayer, Seagull, Sleigh Bells at Webster Hall, 8ish


Dan Friel, Adult Themes, Food Stamps, Imaginary Weapons at Bruar Falls, 8ish

Washed Out and Small Black, The Bell House, 8ish

Walter Schreifels, Atlantic / Pacific at the Studio at Webster Hall, 8ish


Grasshopper Vs. Guardian Alien, Nonhorse, Philip Seymour Hoffman and more, 8

Chris Knox Benefit: Jeff Mangum (short acoustic set!), Yo La Tengo, Kyp Malone (of TV on the Radio), The Clean, Sharon Van Etten, Portastatic, Coasting, Claudia Gonson (of Magnetic Fields) at Le Poisson Rouge, 8

Suzanne Vega, Yuka Honda, Spooky Ghost at City Winery, 9

Beach House, Washed Out at Webster Hall, 8ish


Alex Bleeker and the Freaks, Sore Eros, Big Troubles, The Procedure Club at Cake Shop, 8ish

The Clean, Dimmer, Coasting at the Bell House, 8ish

Sleigh Bells, Mr. Dream at Coco66, 10ish

Caribou, Toro y Moi, Hounds Of Hate at Music Hall of Williamsburg, 8ish (and Saturday at Bowery Ballroom)

Broken Social Scene at Webster Hall, 7 (and Saturday at Music Hall of Williamsburg)


Future Shuttle and La Big Vic (cassingle release) at K&M, 9

Phosphorescent at Union Pool, 9