THE GIGOMETER (TM): LAST WEEK
last updated: 2019-12-07
Friday 6 December 2019
White Eagle Hall
335 Newark Avenue
at 5th St.
Jersey City
NJ
PATH to Grove
7:30 pm
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.
Katie Martucci
swing jazz
8 pm
Skinny Dennis
152 Metropolitan Avenue
at Berry
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
$5 cover Fri & Sat nights
Low Roller
americana/country
9 pm-midnight
Pete's Candy Store
709 Lorimer Street
near Frost
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
usually no cover
Pete’s Candy Store 20th Anniversary:
Big Lazy 10:30 pm
Our Wicked Lady
153 Morgan Ave
(at Meserole)
Bushwick, Brooklyn
L to Morgan
Kyle Lacy
Harlem River Noise rockabilly/r&b trio
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.
Dorothy Cowfield & Shu Nakamura
guitarist
8:30 pm
Rockwood Music Hall
194 Allen Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
no cover; 1 drink min.
The patriarch of them all.
Shockmop
garage
midnight
Rockwood Colosseum
192 Allen Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
cover 0 - $20; 1 or 2 drinks min.
Prosaically known as Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2
Mackenzie Shivers
pop/folk/celtic
& Jess Clinton 7 pm
Rockwood Crypt
185 Orchard Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
$5 - $25 cover + 1 or 2 drinks min.
That's Rockwood Music Hall Stage 3, basement edition.
Ana Egge 9:30 pm
The 39th Annual John Lennon Tribute:
Natalie Merchant, Joan Osborne, Rachael Yamagata, Willie Nile, The Kennedys
Pete and Maura Kennedy
and more — 8 pm
Zinc Bar
82 West 3rd Street
btw Thompson & Sullivan
Manhattan
at the bar weeknights: no cover (1drink min); otherwise $10 cover plus drinks.
The Waylon
736 10th Ave
btw 50th and 51st
Manhattan
Butch Phelps
americana
9 pm
Unsteady Freddie's Surf-Rock Shindig:
Drew & the Blue
surf/psychobilly
9 pm
Strange But Surf
surf/spy instrumentals
11 pm
Drip Culture midnight
Note: this is a Friday, not the usual Saturday!
The Beacon
2124 Broadway
at 74th St.
Manhattan
Bob Dylan 8 pm
Connolly's
121 W. 45th Street
btw 6th and Broadway
Manhattan
C.J. Chenier
zydeco
8 -11 pm
Martha Redbone 7 -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
Code Girl
Thursday 5 December 2019
Skinny Dennis
152 Metropolitan Avenue
at Berry
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
$5 cover Fri & Sat nights
Christine Cherry
country/honky-tonk/southern rock
10 pm-1 am
Radegast Hall
113 N. 3rd Street
corner of Berry
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
no cover
Kyle Lacy 9 pm
Bar LunÀtico
486 Halsey St
Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn
A/C to Utica
The Brooklyn Boogaloo Blowout 9 -11:30 pm
Barbes
376 9th Street
at 6th Avenue
Park Slope, Brooklyn
usually $10 requested donation
Ethan Lipton
funny singer/songwriter
10 pm
Pete's Candy Store
709 Lorimer Street
near Frost
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
usually no cover
Pete’s Candy Store 20th Anniversary:
Damn Tall Buildings
bluegrass
8:30 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)
The Essex Four
Jason Loughlin, Danny Fox, Mike Noordzy, and Diego Voglino
9 pm-midnight
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.
CasHank Hootenanny
the brainchild of Alex Battles, dedicated to the music of Johnny Cash and Hank Williams and more
9 pm-midnight
Rockwood 3 Bar
Detroit Grease
organ-grinding soul music from the 60's and 70’s with Ethan Eubanks
8 -11 pm
Terra Blues
149 Bleecker Street
2nd floor
Manhattan
$5 - $10
Cafe Bohemia
15 Barrow St
btw Bleecker & W. 4th
Manhattan
around $20
there is a 2 drink minimum or food purchase per set per person
Mara Kaye 8 and 10 pm
Bill Popp and The Tapes
back to the 60s!
7:30 pm
Stephane Wrembel
jazz guitar
, Sara L'Abriola
swing jazz guitar
, and Thor Jensen
guitar
7:30 pm
Mezzrow
163 West 10th Street
(basement, near 7th Ave)
Manhattan
no cover until 8, then $10-$20
Spike Wilner 10:30 pm-1 am
Pianos
158 Ludlow Street
at Stanton
Manhattan
$8-$15
The Beacon
2124 Broadway
at 74th St.
Manhattan
Bob Dylan 8 pm
8 pm
Le Poisson Rouge
158 Bleecker Street
btw Thompson & Sullivan
Manhattan
$25-$40
ex Village Gate
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
Wednesday 4 December 2019
LIC Bar
45-58 Vernon Blvd
LIC, Queens
no cover, 2 drinks min
7 to Vernon/Jackson; G to 21st; E/M to 23rd/Ely
Tom Shaner
"Ghost Songs, Waltzes, and Rock & Roll"
9 pm
Domaine Wine Bar
5004 Vernon Boulevard
LIC, Queens
7 Train To Vernon Jackson
J. Walter Hawkes 8:30 -11 pm
Skinny Dennis
152 Metropolitan Avenue
at Berry
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
$5 cover Fri & Sat nights
These Wild Plains
rock
9 pm-midnight
Jalopy Tavern
315 Columbia Street
Red Hook, Brooklyn
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, just past the main Jalopy entrance.
Frankie Sunswept and The Sunwrays 9 pm
Le Cheile
839 181st Street
at Cabrini Blvd
Manhattan
A Train to 181st Street/Fort Washington
The Bowery Electric
327 Bowery
btw 2nd & 3rd Streets
Manhattan
The Bowery Boys
The Ramones play The Beatles. Or vice-versa?
Walter Lure and the Waldos
7:30 pm
Dizzy's Club
Broadway at 60th Street
Jazz at Lincoln Center
Manhattan
Frederick P. Rose Hall 5th Floor
Lioness
jazz
7:30 and 9:30 pm
CD Release
Rockwood Crypt
185 Orchard Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
$5 - $25 cover + 1 or 2 drinks min.
That's Rockwood Music Hall Stage 3, basement edition.
Colin Smith 8:30 and 10 pm
Béla Fleck And The Flecktones 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
The Out Louds
Mary Halvorson - guitar; Tomas Fujiwara - drums; Ben Goldberg - clarinet
8:30 pm
Tuesday 3 December 2019
Queens Bully
113-30 Queens Blvd
Forest Hills, Queens
E/F to 75th Ave.
Elise Testone
soul/funk
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.
Ham Rodeo
classic country
10 pm
George Guthrie and Ellery Marshall at 9
Barbes
376 9th Street
at 6th Avenue
Park Slope, Brooklyn
usually $10 requested donation
Ari Folman-Cohen 7 pm
solo bass
Pangari & the Socialites
vintage ska, rock steady, soul and early reggae
10 pm
Brooklyn Brewery
North 11th Street
btw Berry and Wythe
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Charming Disaster
Ellia Bisker and Jeff Morris sing of love, murder, and mayhem
8 -10 pm
Pete's Candy Store
709 Lorimer Street
near Frost
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
usually no cover
Pete’s Candy Store 20th Anniversary:
Stew & Heidi 7 pm
The Beacon
2124 Broadway
at 74th St.
Manhattan
Bob Dylan 8 pm
11th Street Bar
510 East 11th Street
btw A and B
Manhattan
usually no cover
The East River Bandits
rock/country/americana
9 -11 pm
Mona's
224 Avenue B
btw 13th & 14th
Manhattan
Mona's Hot Four
trad jazz jam
11 pm-3 am
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
Sylvie Courvoisier and Mary Halvorson 8:30 pm
Monday 2 December 2019
Skinny Dennis
152 Metropolitan Avenue
at Berry
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
$5 cover Fri & Sat nights
Jason Loughlin
instrumental western swing, country, and rockabilly
9 pm-midnight
Pete's Candy Store
709 Lorimer Street
near Frost
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
usually no cover
Pete’s Candy Store 20th Anniversary:
Jocelyn Mackenzie
ukulele pop
7 pm
(Pearl and The Beard)
Jeffrey Lewis
anti-folk
10 pm
Bar Chord
1008 Cortelyou Road
btw Coney Island Ave & Stratford Rd
Flatbush/Ditmas, Brooklyn
Q to Cortelyou, F to Ditmas
Jack Grace
The Martini Cowboy himself
9 pm
Solo
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.
9 pm
Brooklyn Bowl
61 Wythe Avenue
btw N. 11th & 12th streets
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
L to Bedford; around the corner from the Brooklyn Brewery
Daddy Long Legs
blues/rock
The National Reserve
a honky-tonk jam shuffle
8 pm
Barbes
376 9th Street
at 6th Avenue
Park Slope, Brooklyn
usually $10 requested donation
The Brain Cloud
western swing with Dennis Lichtman, Tamar Korn, and the gang
7 pm
The Black Door
127 W. 26th Street
btw 6th and 7th
Manhattan
Gotham City Band
Traditional Jazz with Terry Waldo
11 pm-2 am
Cowgirl Seahorse
259 Front Street
at Dover St./Brooklyn Br.
Manhattan
Sony Hall
235 W 46th Street
near 8th Ave.
Manhattan
Mona's
224 Avenue B
btw 13th & 14th
Manhattan
Bluegrass Jam at Mona's
Rockwood Crypt
185 Orchard Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
$5 - $25 cover + 1 or 2 drinks min.
That's Rockwood Music Hall Stage 3, basement edition.
First Monday Bluegrass Jam 9:30 pm
Rockwood Music Hall
194 Allen Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
no cover; 1 drink min.
The patriarch of them all.
Omer Leibovitz
ex Courtesy Tier
8 pm
The Beacon
2124 Broadway
at 74th St.
Manhattan
Bob Dylan 8 pm
Sunday 1 December 2019
Skinny Dennis
152 Metropolitan Avenue
at Berry
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
$5 cover Fri & Sat nights
Pete's Candy Store
709 Lorimer Street
near Frost
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
usually no cover
Pete’s Candy Store 20th Anniversary:
Bruce Martin 7:30 pm
Rev. Vince Anderson
The Gospel of Boogie with the Rev on keys and Paula Henderson on barytone.
10:30 pm
1999 Line Up
St Mazie
345 Grand Street
btw Havemeyer and Marcy
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Baby Soda
traditional New Orleans jazz
9 -11:20 pm
Luckydog
303 Bedford Avenue
btw S. 1st and S. 2nd
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Megg Farrell
mostly country
4 -7 pm
Troost
1011 Manhattan Avenue
at Green
Greenpoint, Brooklyn
G to Greenpoint
Barbes
376 9th Street
at 6th Avenue
Park Slope, Brooklyn
usually $10 requested donation
Stephane Wrembel
jazz guitar
9 pm
Fat Cat
75 Christopher Street
at 7th Ave
Manhattan
Gotham City Band
Traditional Jazz with Terry Waldo
6 pm
The Treehouse at 2A
25 Avenue A
(upstairs)
Manhattan
Tom Clark & Philip Cohen 9 pm
Sean Kershaw & The New Jack Ramblers
Sean and the gang cover the rowdier side of country.
10 pm
Mezzrow
163 West 10th Street
(basement, near 7th Ave)
Manhattan
no cover until 8, then $10-$20
Spike Wilner 5 -7 pm
The Wayland
700 E 9th St
Manhattan
The former Banjo Jim's and its adjoining pizzeria turned into a hipster meat market. You won't hear the band unless it's really, really loud.
Megg Farrell
mostly country
10 pm-1 am
Rockwood Crypt
185 Orchard Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
$5 - $25 cover + 1 or 2 drinks min.
That's Rockwood Music Hall Stage 3, basement edition.
11th Street Bar
510 East 11th Street
btw A and B
Manhattan
usually no cover
Mike Ferrio 8 -10 pm
Holiday Extravaganza with Special Guests — 8 pm
Red Lion
151 Bleecker Street
at Thompson
Manhattan
usually no cover
Saturday 30 November 2019
St Mazie
345 Grand Street
btw Havemeyer and Marcy
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Sweet Megg & The Wayfarers
classic jazz
1 -3 pm
Mike Davis & The New Wonders
trad jazz with Mike Davis
10:30 pm-12:30 am
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
Skinny Dennis
152 Metropolitan Avenue
at Berry
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
$5 cover Fri & Sat nights
Off The Road Again
feat. Sean Walsh of The National Reserve
4 -7 pm
Megg Farrell
mostly country
10 pm-1 am
Cafe Bohemia
15 Barrow St
btw Bleecker & W. 4th
Manhattan
around $20
there is a 2 drink minimum or food purchase per set per person
Christine Santelli 8 and 10 pm
The Jazz Gallery
1160 Broadway
at E. 27th -- 5th floor
Manhattan
Linda May Han Oh 7:30 and 9:30 pm
Rockwood Colosseum
192 Allen Street
btw Houston and Stanton
Manhattan
cover 0 - $20; 1 or 2 drinks min.
Prosaically known as Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2
The Beacon
2124 Broadway
at 74th St.
Manhattan
Bob Dylan 8 pm
City Vineyard
233 West St
btw Hubert and N. Moore
Manhattan
1 or A/C/E to Canal
Terminal 5
610 W 56th Street
at 11th Avenue
Manhattan
8 pm
Hot Tuna 8 pm