Tuesday, May 06, 2008

Great Seaport Lineup in NYC This Year

When I was living in New York - and presumably when I live there again - one of my favorite things to do in the summer was to see shows at South Street Seaport. It gave me an excuse to get to a part of downtown that I rarely went to, and to see great bands in a cool, outdoor setting.

Granted, the apocalypse seemed to come down every time Ted Leo played there, but that's a different story.

Anyway, I recently saw that they've announced a big chunk of their lineup for this summer, and it's another good one. Especially the first one. Man I miss New York.

2008 Seaport Music Festival Schedule

Fri., 5/30: WIRE
Fri., 6/27: A Place to Bury Strangers, King Khan & The Shrines
Fri., 7/11: No Age, Telepathe, Abe Vigoda
Fri., 7/18: Mary Weiss of the Shangri-Las (with Reigning Sound??? nope)
Fri., 7/25: Atlas Sound, El Guincho
Fri., 8/1: Brother Ali
Fri., 8/8: TBA
Fri., 8/15: Dirty Projectors, White Williams
Fri., 8/22: TBA
Fri., 8/29: TBA
Sat., 8/30: Modern Sky Festival


At 12:21 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Mary Weiss will be performing with her "new" band, not the Reigning Sound.

At 4:26 PM, Anonymous Ticket Alternative said...

Ticket ALternative and The R&R Hotel are giving away tickets to see Brother Ali on on Wednesday 11/5.

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To find out how you can win!


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