By Peter Rittweger of My Social List
It's a veritable legend's week this upcoming week in the New York City concert beat. Our list of buzzed shows includes an eclectic mix of indie and progressive cornerstones spanning the spectra of underground music from the past six decades; we're talking influential acts dabbling in psychedelia, grunge, lo-fi, no-wave, shoegaze and more. You name it, and it's somewhere in the five boroughs this week.
ALSO BUZZING: Heliotropes, Gang Signs and Blackout at Union Pool (tomorrow); Here We Go Magic and Love as Laughter at (le) Poisson Rouge (tomorrow, win tickets); I'm Lil B party, DJ sets from Silent Drape Runners, Prince Rama and Pictureplane at 285 Kent (Thursday); The Neighbourhood at Mercury Lounge (Thursday - selling fast); Nude Beach, Fletcher Johnson and Livids at Mercury Lounge (Friday); Mission of Burma and Exclamation Pony at Bowery Ballroom (Friday); Roomrunner, Bambara, ADVAETA, Big Ups and Peopling at Shea Stadium (Friday); Total Slacker, Darlings and The Indecent at 285 Kent (Friday); Sun Araw, Ital and M. Geddes Gengras at Knitting Factory (Saturday); Dinosaur Feathers, Shark?, Spookhouses and Haybaby at Silent Barn (Saturday); Talib Kewli at SOBs (Sunday); Sean Price, Roc Marciano, Buckshot, Meyhem Lauren, Thirstin Howl the 3rd and Timeless Truth at SOBs (Sunday)