Mountain Man, The Middle East at Mercury Lounge, 7

Woom, acht(en), Family Trees at Death by Audio, 8


Veronica Falls and more, NYC Popfest at Cake Shop, 8ish


Ecstatic Sunshine, Dan Friel, Showpaper Benefit at Silent Barn, 8

The Brooklyn Folk Fest, lots of bands at the Jalopy Theater

Naughty by Nature, Black Sheep at the Masonic Temple, 7

Cotton Candy, The Smittens, Allo Darlin, Pants Yell!, Tender Trap (NYC Popfest) at Don Hill’s, 8

Buffalo Tom at Mercury Lounge, 8 and 10

Fuck Buttons, Oneohtrix Point Never at Music Hall of Williamsburg, 8 (and Sat at Le Poisson Rouge)

Baby Birds Don’t Drink Milk, Silver Stairs of Ketchikan, Coasting, Earthmasters at Shea Stadium, 8


BOAT, Dom, Happy Birthday, Drink Up Buttercup at Glasslands, 11

NY Eye and Ear Fest, tons of bands at the Knitting Factory (Sunday too)

Truman Peyote, Emily Reo, Dark Sea of Awareness, Total Slacker, Weekends, Philip Seymour Hoffman  at Shea Stadium, 8


Teeth Mountain, Larkin Grimm, Prince Rama, Erin Regan at Silent Barn, 8