Archive for May, 2010

Looks like the people at Bowery Presents have snagged a nice little piece of beachfront music venue property. Up until now Governor’s Island has been reserved for picnics, biking, skyline photography and the occasional polo match. With it’s colonial buildings and wide lawns, it’s a nice little retreat from Manhattan. So I’m looking forward to […]

Looking for more Mumford? Read my recent review of Mumford & Sons at Terminal 5 on 11/15/10. I must say, Marcus Mumford and his bandmates put on a really great show. If you’ve never heard of them before, Mumford & Sons is a 4-man band from England who are playing sold-out shows all over the […]

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So I did end up watching most of The National’s concert on Saturday night as it was streamed live from BAM. The quality of the video was great and I enjoyed hearing the new songs. The audio quality wasn’t bad, but of course nothing will be as good as the live sound (and I was […]

So, do you want to see The National perform songs off of their new album High Violet (released today!) at the BAM Howard Gilman Opera House? Well, since it’s sold out I can offer you to options: 1) craigslist and 2) YouTube.  I’m going with option 2.   See, I held off buying tickets to […]

It usually doesn’t take me this long to write a post after a concert, but I think I have been putting it off because I didn’t want to write a bad review of a really good band. I mean, maybe it was because I got there late and was in stuck watching the concert from […]