The Invisible Shows: 2/16 – 2/22

February 16, 2007

Sonic Youth

The Invisible Friends are still alive, just a little busy with work. Many lives to save (excluding Tim Hardaway). Some great shows to see this week. Hope this post makes up for the slackery.

Friday, 2/16

The Arcade Fire (see the previous Invisible Shows post).

The Dirtbombs, Tiny Masters of Today, Boy/Girl at Maxwell’s.
(mp3: Tiny Masters of Today – Stickin it to the Man, Bushy, Pictures)

Hot Cross, Transistor Transistor, Dear Tonight, Olde Ghost at Cake Shop.
(mp3: Transistor Transistor – Black Cat, Powerchord Academy; Dear Tonight – Rushing At Ends, Swearing’s A Sin)

Mos Def at BAM Howard Gilman Opera House.
(stream: at Mos Def website)


Pela, The High Strung, The Teeth, XYZ Affair at The Mercury Lounge.
(mp3: Pela – Lost to the Lonesome, The Trouble With River Cities; The High Strung – N Over C, Truce; XYZ Affair – Little Fool)

Sonic Youth, Wooden Wand at Webster Hall.
(mp3: Sonic Youth – Dirty Boots (live), Fire Engine (Sonic Nurse rehearsal); Wooden Wand – Cobra Christ in the Great Void, Risen From The Ashes, Sundum Ladies)

Daniel Higgs (of Lungfish)

Saturday, 2/17

Kevin Devine and the Goddamn Band, Jennifer O’Connor, Pablo, Koufax at Knitting Factory.
(mp3: Jennifer O’Connor – Exeter Rhode Island, Today)

Gang Gang Dance, Daniel Higgs, Eystek at Studio B.
(mp3: Lungfish – You Are The War)

The Oxford Collapse, Rock Plaza Central, Meneguar at The Grasslands Gallery.
(mp3: The Oxford Collapse – Lady Lawyers, Please Visit Your National Parks; Rock Plaza Central – My Children Be Joyful, When We Go How We Go Part 2; Meneguar – The Temp)

State Radio, New Amsterdams, Salt and Samovar at Bowery Ballroom.
(mp3: State Radio – Camilo; New Amsterdams – Turn Out The Light)

Monday, 2/18

Chin Up Chin Up, Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin at Union Hall.
(mp3: Chin Up Chin Up – This Harness Can’t Ride Anything, Collide the Tide)

Asobi Seksu

Wednesday, 2/20

The Ataris, Asobi Seksu, Wax on the Radio at Bowery Ballroom.
(mp3: Asobi Seksu – I’m Happy But You Don’t Like Me, Sooner; )

Chin Up Chin Up (see above) at Mercury Lounge.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s