THE GIGOMETER (TM): LAST WEEK
last updated: 2018-08-19
Saturday 18 August 2018
Barbes
376 9th Street
at 6th Avenue
Park Slope, Brooklyn
usually $10 requested donation
Brooklyn Firefly
7003 3rd Ave
corner of Ovington
Bay Ridge, Brooklyn
no cover
R to Bay Ridge
Baby Soda
traditional New Orleans jazz
8 -10 pm
Freddy's Bar
627 5th Ave
btw 17th and 18th
Sunset Park, Brooklyn
one block from the Prospect Avenue stop on the R train and eight blocks from the 4th Avenue/9th Street stop on multiple trains.
Bourbon Express
old-school country
9:30 pm
Bar LunÀtico
486 Halsey St
Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn
A/C to Utica
Chris Bergson & Ellis Hooks 8:30 pm
Skinny Dennis
152 Metropolitan Avenue
at Berry
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
$5 cover Fri & Sat nights
Brooklyn Bowl
61 Wythe Avenue
btw N. 11th & 12th streets
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
L to Bedford; around the corner from the Brooklyn Brewery
Headless Horsemen
8 pm
Parkside Lounge
317 E. Houston Street
at Attorney St.
Manhattan
often no cover, else $5-$8
55 Bar
55 Christopher Street
near 7th Avenue
Manhattan
usually no cover for the early show, $10 for the late show
Tangiers Blues Band
Jason Loughlin, Diego Voglino, Chris Cheek, and Andy Hess play the blues
10 pm
Jerron "Blind Boy" Paxton
Traditional American Music
& Terry Waldo and his Rum House Jass Band
old masters and young musicians on the NY trad jazz scene
7 pm
Rockwood Crypt
185 Orchard Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
$5 - $25 cover + $10 minimum
That's Rockwood Music Hall Stage 3, basement edition.
Rockwood Colosseum
192 Allen Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
cover 0 - $20; $10 minimum
Prosaically known as Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2
The Hollows
americana
8 pm
House of Waters
hammered-dulcimer jazz
9 pm
Rockwood Music Hall
194 Allen Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
no cover; $10 minimum
The patriarch of them all.
The Stone at The Glass Box
55 West 13th Street
Arnhold Hall, 1st floor
Manhattan
$20 at the door
the new location at the New School
Julian Lage and Kris Davis 8:30 pm
Friday 17 August 2018
St Mazie
345 Grand Street
btw Havemeyer and Marcy
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Carte Blanche
the 1920s ride again
10:30 pm-1 am
IBeam
168 7th Street
btw 2nd and 3rd Avenues
Gowanus, Brooklyn
$10 Suggested Donation
R, F, G to 4 Av/9 St
The Out Louds
Mary Halvorson - guitar; Tomas Fujiwara - drums; Ben Goldberg - clarinet
8:30 pm
Freddy's Bar
627 5th Ave
btw 17th and 18th
Sunset Park, Brooklyn
one block from the Prospect Avenue stop on the R train and eight blocks from the 4th Avenue/9th Street stop on multiple trains.
Pocket Monster 11:30 pm
Union Pool
484 Union Avenue
at the BQE
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
$5-$10
Hudson River Park
Pier 45
(at West & Christopher)
Baby Soda
traditional New Orleans jazz
7 -9 pm
Hill Country BBQ Manhattan
30 West 26th Street
downstairs
Manhattan
no cover
The 23rd St. F/M station is closed fron July 23rd until December 2018
9 pm
Rockwood Colosseum
192 Allen Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
cover 0 - $20; $10 minimum
Prosaically known as Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2
People vs Larsen
blues rock
midnight
55 Bar
55 Christopher Street
near 7th Avenue
Manhattan
usually no cover for the early show, $10 for the late show
Chris Bergson
acoustic and electric blues
10 pm
The Sidewalk Cafe
94 Avenue A
at 6th Street
Manhattan
usually no cover
Rockwood Crypt
185 Orchard Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
$5 - $25 cover + $10 minimum
That's Rockwood Music Hall Stage 3, basement edition.
Johnny Gallagher & Andrew Kirell 10 pm
Berlin
25 Avenue A
(basement of 2A)
Manhattan
Soraia 7:30 pm
Le Poisson Rouge
158 Bleecker Street
btw Thompson & Sullivan
Manhattan
$25-$40
ex Village Gate
Pere Ubu 7:30 pm
The Stone at The Glass Box
55 West 13th Street
Arnhold Hall, 1st floor
Manhattan
$20 at the door
the new location at the New School
Julian Lage 8:30 pm
Thursday 16 August 2018
Barbes
376 9th Street
at 6th Avenue
Park Slope, Brooklyn
usually $10 requested donation
Pangari & the Socialites
vintage ska, rock steady, soul and early reggae
10 pm
Bar Chord
1008 Cortelyou Road
btw Coney Island Ave & Stratford Rd
Flatbush/Ditmas, Brooklyn
Q to Cortelyou, F to Ditmas
Sarah Durning
country folk
9 pm
Skinny Dennis
152 Metropolitan Avenue
at Berry
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
$5 cover Fri & Sat nights
Megg Farrell
mostly country
10 pm
Radegast Hall
113 N. 3rd Street
corner of Berry
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
no cover
Mike Davis & The New Wonders
trad jazz with Mike Davis
9 pm
Sunny's Bar
253 Conover Street
Red Hook, Brooklyn
B61 bus toward IKEA from Smith & 9th (F,G Smith/9th), Smith & Livingston (A,C,F Jay St/Metrotech), or Court & Atlantic (2,3,4,5,R Borough Hall/Court)
Ryan Scott 10 pm-1 am
Jalopy
315 Columbia Street
Red Hook, Brooklyn
usually $10-$15
F or G train to Carroll St. Walk 1 block up Smith St to 1st Place. Make left. Walk down past highway to Columbia St. Make left to 315 Columbia.
Algonquin Hotel
59 W 44th St.
Rockwood 3 Bar
Detroit Grease
Ethan Eubanks, Todd Caldwell, and Al Street play organ grinding soul music from the 60's and 70’s
9 pm-midnight
Circle Line Cruise
Rockin the River Series
Hudson Pier 83, at 43rd St.
7 pm
Rockwood Music Hall
194 Allen Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
no cover; $10 minimum
The patriarch of them all.
Black Tail at Pier A
22 Battery Place
just south of R.F. Wagner Park
Manhattan
Terry Waldo
Ragtime and stride piano.
8 -11 pm
The Sidewalk Cafe
94 Avenue A
at 6th Street
Manhattan
usually no cover
The Stone at The Glass Box
55 West 13th Street
Arnhold Hall, 1st floor
Manhattan
$20 at the door
the new location at the New School
Julian Lage 8:30 pm
Wednesday 15 August 2018
Barbes
376 9th Street
at 6th Avenue
Park Slope, Brooklyn
usually $10 requested donation
Skinny Dennis
152 Metropolitan Avenue
at Berry
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
$5 cover Fri & Sat nights
Christine Cherry
country/honky-tonk
9 pm-midnight
Hell Phone
247 Varet Street
through the phone booth inside the Ange Noir Cafe
Bushwick, Brooklyn
L to Morgan
Jess McAvoy
folk rock
Marcus Garvey Park
124th St. & Fifth Ave
6 pm
The Sidewalk Cafe
94 Avenue A
at 6th Street
Manhattan
usually no cover
Dorit 9 pm
Rockwood Music Hall
194 Allen Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
no cover; $10 minimum
The patriarch of them all.
Brother Roy
Roy Williams plays his original songs
10 pm
The Bowery Electric
327 Bowery
btw 2nd & 3rd Streets
Manhattan
Twisted Pine
bluegrass/old time
8 pm
The Stone at The Glass Box
55 West 13th Street
Arnhold Hall, 1st floor
Manhattan
$20 at the door
the new location at the New School
Julian Lage and Steve Swallow 8:30 pm
Tuesday 14 August 2018
Radegast Hall
113 N. 3rd Street
corner of Berry
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
no cover
Carte Blanche
the 1920s ride again
8 pm
Barbes
376 9th Street
at 6th Avenue
Park Slope, Brooklyn
usually $10 requested donation
Wayne Tucker
jazz trumpet and vocals
7 pm
Skinny Dennis
152 Metropolitan Avenue
at Berry
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
$5 cover Fri & Sat nights
Scotch Bonnet
honky tonk and heartbreakers with Joanna Choy
9 pm-midnight
The Owl Music Parlor
497 Rogers Avenue
at Midwood
Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn
usually $10 sugg. ticketed occasionally
2/5 to Sterling or B/Q to Prospect Park
Nublu 151
151 Avenue C
btw 9th & 10th
Manhattan
son-of-Nublu, aka Studio 151
Adam Minkoff with Maria Neckam
indie rock, Jazz
9 pm
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The Sidewalk Cafe
94 Avenue A
at 6th Street
Manhattan
usually no cover
Mimi Oz 7 pm
11th Street Bar
510 East 11th Street
btw A and B
Manhattan
usually no cover
Rockwood Colosseum
192 Allen Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
cover 0 - $20; $10 minimum
Prosaically known as Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2
Snehasish & Sound of Mandolin
Jazz and North Indian fusion
9:30 pm
Rockwood Music Hall
194 Allen Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
no cover; $10 minimum
The patriarch of them all.
Michael Daves
Bluegrass guitar.
10 pm
Rockwood Crypt
185 Orchard Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
$5 - $25 cover + $10 minimum
That's Rockwood Music Hall Stage 3, basement edition.
Joseph King
The Deadbeat Darling
10 pm
Popa Chubby 8:30 pm
The Stone at The Glass Box
55 West 13th Street
Arnhold Hall, 1st floor
Manhattan
$20 at the door
the new location at the New School
Mona's
224 Avenue B
btw 13th & 14th
Manhattan
Mona's Hot Four
trad jazz jam
11 pm-3 am
Monday 13 August 2018
Barbes
376 9th Street
at 6th Avenue
Park Slope, Brooklyn
usually $10 requested donation
Raphael McGregor
steel guitar
7 pm
Union Pool
484 Union Avenue
at the BQE
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
$5-$10
Rev. Vince Anderson
The Gospel of Boogie with the Rev on keys and Paula Henderson on barytone.
10 pm
Bar Chord
1008 Cortelyou Road
btw Coney Island Ave & Stratford Rd
Flatbush/Ditmas, Brooklyn
Q to Cortelyou, F to Ditmas
The 41 Players
Ethan Eubanks, John Deley, and a rotating cast play the music of New Orleans
Rockwood Music Hall
194 Allen Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
no cover; $10 minimum
The patriarch of them all.
Will Bernard
jazz guitar
11 pm
Black Tail at Pier A
22 Battery Place
just south of R.F. Wagner Park
Manhattan
Terry Waldo and his Rum House Jass Band
old masters and young musicians on the NY trad jazz scene
CANCELLED
Rockwood Colosseum
192 Allen Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
cover 0 - $20; $10 minimum
Prosaically known as Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2
Jim Campilongo
guitar, of course
9:45 pm
Sunday 12 August 2018
Superfine
126 Front Street
DUMBO, Brooklyn
Hank's Saloon
46 3rd Avenue
at Atlantic
Park Slope, Brooklyn
no cover
Aron Blue 6 -7 pm
Luckydog
303 Bedford Avenue
btw S. 1st and S. 2nd
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Low Roller
americana/country
Skinny Dennis
152 Metropolitan Avenue
at Berry
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
$5 cover Fri & Sat nights
Roy Williams
swing guitar -- western and otherwise
4 -7 pm
Wyndham Baird
folk, bluegrass, old-time
9 pm-midnight
Jalopy
315 Columbia Street
Red Hook, Brooklyn
usually $10-$15
F or G train to Carroll St. Walk 1 block up Smith St to 1st Place. Make left. Walk down past highway to Columbia St. Make left to 315 Columbia.
Michael Daves
Bluegrass guitar.
with Tony Trischka 7:30 pm
St Mazie
345 Grand Street
btw Havemeyer and Marcy
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Baby Soda
traditional New Orleans jazz
10 pm-midnight
Barbes
376 9th Street
at 6th Avenue
Park Slope, Brooklyn
usually $10 requested donation
Stephane Wrembel
jazz guitar
9 pm
The Treehouse at 2A
25 Avenue A
(upstairs)
Manhattan
Paul Foglino, Steve Almaas
folk/country/rock
, Dina Regine, Drina Seay, Tom Clark and Phil Cohen, Li'l Mo, Emily Duff
roots/blues
9 pm
and more; Cheryl Esposito's birthday
The Sidewalk Cafe
94 Avenue A
at 6th Street
Manhattan
usually no cover
Peter Stampfel
The Holy Modal Rounders
with Steve Espinola
singer, songwriter, craftsman, and tinkerer
5:30 pm
Fat Cat
75 Christopher Street
at 7th Ave
Manhattan
Gotham City Band 6 -8 pm
Coney Island Baby
169 Avenue A
near 11th St.
Manhattan
ex HiFi, ex Brownies
PI Power Trio
twangy instrumentals and occasional vocal harmonies with Pat Irwin, Daria Grace, and Sasha Dobson
Jack Grace Band
One of the strongest pillars of country/americana in New York.
8 pm
Rockwood Music Hall
194 Allen Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
no cover; $10 minimum
The patriarch of them all.
Bill Popp and The Tapes
back to the 60s!
8 pm
Rockwood Crypt
185 Orchard Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
$5 - $25 cover + $10 minimum
That's Rockwood Music Hall Stage 3, basement edition.
Drew Yowell 8:30 pm
Red Lion
151 Bleecker Street
at Thompson
Manhattan
usually no cover
Damrosch Park Bandshell
62nd Street and Amsterdam Avenue
Manhattan
Southwest corner of the Lincoln Center Plaza
Americanafest NYC:
Lukas Nelson
Margo Price
country
7 pm
Central Park Summerstage
72nd Street and 5th Avenue
Rumsey Playfield
Central Park, Manhattan
some free, some ticketed
and many more; hosted by Richard Barone — 7 - 10 pm