is closing this weekend so I’m going to use this week’s post to highlight final shows there, for your last hurrah (or The Grand Victory oi-oi rebel shout). But we also have Peach Kings and puppies at the Knitting Factory, and St. Vitus hosts electronica it likes.
Last, we clue you in to some shows beyond this weekend that you should ticket up now before a sellout, like for
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I am heading out to Reno tomorrow, where I promise not to shoot a man
just to watch him die. But with travelling on my mind, this week I have you biking to Bushwick for a couple of shows, and on the G train Saturday heading to some modern stride jazz piano at an outdoor dance party in Prospect Park.
Sonya P. who wrote up some of her own recommendations for part of this post.
Here are our weekend picks.
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compiled this week’s zig-zagging mixtape. Ready for a less-than-bogus journey? Lev Choubine
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