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August 2013 - lots going on

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August 2013 - lots going on

I know I missed July. Sorry. Lots of stuff happening in August. This list is only the beginning. Add your favorite coming events.

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1. Re: August 2013 - lots going on

Here are some more -- Get to the Society of Illustrators before Aug 17th and to the Whitney before the end of the month and to City Hall before election season.

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2. Re: August 2013 - lots going on

Finally bought some Fringe tickets. With all of the Forum discussions about Carriage Rides in Central Park, I am looking forward to seeing Horse Play: The Musical

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3. Re: August 2013 - lots going on

Charlie Parket Jazz Festival

(Various locations throughout the city):

cityparksfoundation.org/calendar/…

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La Mega 6th Annual Tropical Fest @ Central Park:

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5. Re: August 2013 - lots going on

Way cool - both of them...Off to the Fringe!

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6. Re: August 2013 - lots going on

Is there a way to find out if there are any street fairs over Labor Day weekend?

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7. Re: August 2013 - lots going on

Jiminnc, there was a thread on this recently:

tripadvisor.com/…47969898

And for anyone already here, from Notify NYC, this just in:

Notification issued 8/13/13 at 3:05 PM. There will be a fireworks display at 9:30 PM tomorrow, 8/14 near Liberty Island, Manhattan.

These fireworks notifications don't always pan out, so I wouldn't make a special trip, but if you're on the lower west side (below Chambers Street to the tip of the island) you may want to mosey over to the river for a bit.

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8. Re: August 2013 - lots going on

For music lovers....here is a list of upcoming shows. The post/listings are part of my friend's weekly music blog:

8/14/13 - Donovan Frankenreiter @ Brooklyn Bowl

8/14/13 - El-P & Killer Mike @ Webster Hall

8/14/13 - Baroness @ Irving Plaza

8/14/13 - Lucius @ Music Hall of Williamsburg <- picking up some momentum

8/14/13 - Valerie June / Tall Tall Trees @ City Winery

8/14/13 - Folding Legs / Fishdoctor / Dead Young Friends @ Glasslands Gallery

8/15/13 - Fishead Stew (ft. 3/5 Radiators) @ Brooklyn Bowl

8/15/13 - Xenia Rubinos @ Brooklyn Museum <- Free!

8/15/13 - Kid Dynamite / Joyce Manor / Red Hare / Swearin’ @ House of Vans (Brooklyn, NY)

8/15/13 - Huey Lewis & the News - ‘Sports’ 30th anniversary @ Coney Island (West 21st Street and Surf Ave) <- Seaside Summer Concert Series

8/15/13 - Grand Resort @ Pianos (residency)

8/15/13 - Laura Jane Grace Sings the “Transgender Dysphoria Blues” @ Knitting Factory

8/15/13 - Cakes Da Killa / Nick Hook @ 285 Kent Ave.

8/15/13 - KRS-One @ SOB’s

8/16/13 - Adam Ant @ Irving Plaza

8/16/13 - Diana Ross @ NJPAC (Newark, NJ)

8/16/13 - Medicine / Weekend / Leverage Models @ Music Hall of Williamsburg

8/16/13 - Chrome Cranks / Pop. 1280 / Twin Guns @ Mercury Lounge (Late Show)

8/16/13 - Oblivians @ Bell House

8/16/13 - Laura Jane Grace Sings the “Transgender Dysphoria Blues” @ Bowery Ballroom

8/16/13 - Porches / My Dad @ Big Snow

8/16/13 - Patrick Krief @ Union Hall

8/16/13 - Crosss / Psychic Blood / Spirit of Danger @ Death By Audio

8/17/13 - Adam Ant @ Irving Plaza

8/17/13 - Daughn Gibson / Hiss Golden Messenger @ Glasslands Gallery

8/17/13 - Alice In Chains / Jane’s Addiction & more @ PNC Banks Arts Center <- Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival

8/17/13 - Twin Shadow / Autre Ne Veut / Elliphant @ Central Park Summerstage <- Free!

8/17/13 - King Britt / J. Cole / Bangladesh / Mr. Muthaf*ckin eXquire / Darq E Freaker / World’s Fair @ PS1 MoMa <- PS1: Warm Up

8/17/13 - Ceremony / Ed Schrader’s Music Beat @ 285 Kent Ave.

8/17/13 - Escort @ Bowery Ballroom

8/17/13 - Octopus Project @ Mercury Lounge

8/17/13 - Joyce Manor @ Knitting Factory

8/17/13 - Drowners / Bad Girlfriend / Cable @ Mercury Lounge (Late)

8/17/13 - Human Eye / The Soupcans / Medication @ Death By Audio

8/18/13 - Alice In Chains / Jane’s Addiction & more @ Nikon at Jones Beach Theater <- Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival

8/18/13 - The Sword @ Music Hall of Williamsburg

8/18/13 - Radical Dads @ Fulton Street Market (Pier 17) <- Afternoon show...

8/18/13 - The Mast / Nitemoves / Headaches @ Glasslands Gallery

8/19/13 - For Every Story Untold / All Boy All Girl @ Glasslands

8/20/13 - Jimmy Buffett & Coral Reefer Band @ Nikon at Jones Beach Theater

8/20/13 - Andy Bell of Erasure @ Irving Plaza

8/20/13 - Ulrich Schnauss @ Cameo Gallery

8/20/13 - Ski Lodge / Tashaki Miyaki / See Through @ Glasslands Gallery

8/20/13 - The Underachievers / Cj Fly / Dillon Cooper @ Santos Party House

8/21/13 - Andy Bell of Erasure @ Paramount Theater

8/21/13 - Chicago @ Coney Island (West 21st Street and Surf Ave) <- Seaside Summer Concert Series

8/21/13 - The Canon Logic / Monogold / Tashaki Miyaki / Modern Rivals @ Pianos

8/22/13 - Jimmy Buffett & Coral Reefer Band @ Nikon at Jones Beach Theater

8/22/13 - Haleek Maul @ Glasslands

8/22/13 - The Cult performing ‘Electric’ @ Roseland Ballroom

8/22/13 - The Sweater Songs @ Bowery Ballroom <- Rock out to the ‘Blue Album’ & more...

8/22/13 - Grand Resort @ Pianos (residency)

8/22/13 - Alberta Cross (acoustic) @ City Winery

8/22/13 - Modern English @ Mercury Lounge (Late)

8/22/13 - A Place to Bury Strangers / Bleeding Rainbow / Potty Mouth / Shark? @ Death By Audio

8/23/13 - The Coathangers @ The Paper Box

8/23/13 - Motive @ Glasslands

8/23/13 - Black Kids @ Mercury Lounge (Early) <- Well, they vanished for a while...some years back, they were all the hype during CMJ

8/23/13 - JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound @ Brooklyn Bowl

8/23/13 - Born Cages @ Knitting Factory

8/23/13 - mewithoutyou / A Great Big Pile of Leaves @ Bell House

8/23/13 - Blackout Summer ‘13 with Bear Hands / The Coathangers / The Death Set / Pity Sex / EULA / Dead//Beat @ Paper Box

8/24/13 - Autre Ne Veut @ Surf Lodge (Montauk, NY)

8/24/13 - Trixie Whitley @ Glasslands Gallery <- imagine this will sell out...

8/24/13 - Geographer / GRMLN @ Bowery Ballroom

8/24/13 - Black Kids @ Glasslands Gallery <- Well, they vanished for a while...some years back, they were all the hype during CMJ

8/24/13 - Wolf Eyes @ Issue Project Room

8/24/13 - Afro-Punk Festival @ Commodore Battery Park <- various artists...free but do RSVP

8/24/13 - Gross Relations / Two Inch Astronaut / Butter The Children / Bent Shapes @ Cake Shop

8/25/13 - Leapling @ Fulton Street Market (Pier 17) <- Afternoon show...

8/25/13 - Afro-Punk Festival @ Commodore Battery Park <- various artists...free but do RSVP

8/25/13 - Goodie Mob @ Brooklyn Bowl

8/26/13 - Joan of Arc / Co La @ Mercury Lounge

8/26/13 - Braids @ Glasslands <- new album out in August...check out the single “In Kind”

8/27/13 - Caribou (DJ Set) / Museum of Love (DJ Set) / Stellar OM Source (Live) / Pional / Empress Of / Terreke @ PS1 MoMa <- PS1: Warm Up

8/27/13 - Pete Rock vs DJ Premier @ East River Park

8/27/13 - Boyfrndz / Celestial Shore @ Knitting Factory x

8/28/13 - Mac Demarco @ East River Park

8/28/13 - Larry Graham & Graham Central Station @ BB Kings <- last time I caught him, Prince showed up...

8/28/13 - Emeli Sande @ Central Park Summerstage

8/28/13 - Mumford & Sons @ Forest Hills Tennis Stadium (Queens, NY)

8/28/13 - Pure Bathing Culture / Leapling / Mary Alouette @ Glasslands

8/28/13 - Cayucas / Norwegian Arms @ Knitting Factory

8/28/13 - Phil Lesh & the Terrapin Family Band @ Sullivan Hall

8/29/13 - Zero Boys / Night Birds @ Europa

8/29/13 - Taj Mahal Trio @ City Winery

8/29/13 - Ty Segall @ Music Hall of Williamsburg <- Probably will sell out...new album ‘Sleeper’ out on August 20th...he released three albums last year

8/29/13 - Les Savy Fav / DeLorean / Special Guest @ House of Vans (Brooklyn, NY)

8/29/13 - Cherokee / Kartell @ Glasslands

8/29/13 - Grand Resort @ Pianos (residency)

8/29/13 - Bustle In Your Hedgerow ft. Marco Benevento, Joe Russo, Dave Dreiwitz & Scott Metzger @ Brooklyn Bowl <- If you like your Zeppelin covers, I would go to this...

8/29/13 - Shark? / Bent Shapes @ Silent Barn

8/29/13 - Phil Lesh & the Terrapin Family Band @ Sullivan Hall

8/29/13 - She Keeps Bees / Last Good Tooth @ Glasslands Gallery

8/29/13 - Light Asylum / Celebration / Mirror Mirror / Lone Wolf @ Bowery Electric

8/30/13 - Electric Zoo @ Randall’s Island

8/30/13 - Ty Segall @ Bowery Ballroom <- Probably will sell out...new album ‘Sleeper’ out on August 20th...he released three albums last year

8/30/13 - Taj Mahal Trio @ City Winery

8/30/13 - Yacht @ Music Hall of Williamsburg

8/30/13 - Diarrhea Planet / The So So Glos @ Merucry Lounge (Late)

8/30/13 - Bustle In Your Hedgerow ft. Marco Benevento, Joe Russo, Dave Dreiwitz & Scott Metzger @ Brooklyn Bowl <- If you like your Zeppelin covers, I would go to this...

8/30/13 - Bat For Lashes @ Webster Hall <- If you have never seen her, I suggest you do...

8/30/13 - Phil Lesh & the Terrapin Family Band @ Sullivan Hall

8/31/13 - Jay-Z’s Made in America @ Benjamin Franklin Parkway (Philly)

8/31/13 - Electric Zoo @ Randall’s Island

8/31/13 - Yacht @ Surf Lodge (Montauk, NY)

8/31/13 - Cajmere / Liars (Live) / Lil Silva / IO Echo (Live) / Jon Hopkins / Miles @ PS1 MoMa <- PS1: Warm Up

8/31/13 - Main Attrakionz & more @ Knitting Factory

8/31/13 - Shigeto / Beacon @ Bowery Ballroom

8/31/13 - The Dwarves / The Queers @ Le Poisson Rouge

8/31/13 - CT5//Captured Tracks Five Year Anniversary Festival @ The Well <- performances by DIIV, Mac DeMarco, The Soft Moon, Minks, Chris Cohen, Heavenly Beat

8/31/13 - Felice County Fair @ Opus 40 (Saugerties, NY) <- Felice Brothers, Amy Helm, Marco Benevento and more....

8/31/13 - Bustle In Your Hedgerow ft. Marco Benevento, Joe Russo, Dave Dreiwitz & Scott Metzger @ Brooklyn Bowl <- If you like your Zeppelin covers, I would go to this...

8/31/13 - Grooms @ Death By Audio

8/31/13 - Omar Souleyman & more @ Issue Project Room <- 10th

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9. Re: August 2013 - lots going on

HorsePlay the Musical at the Fringe Festival was fun....

Horse Play the musical..fun show ! War Horse(s) and Hair it isn't. It borrows shamelessly from several musicals. Some voices better than others. Could be cut a bit. But what a NYC story. Amish carriage driver meets Jewish Animal rights activist...who could ask for anything more..

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Hi Ztaks,

I'm the mom who's taking her daughter for a sweet 16 trip to NY next week. I just discovered the Fringe Festival and we have booked two shows! My daughter's performing arts high school puts on their own Fringe Festival, which she acted in, so she is super excited to see it in N.Y. We are seeing, 'Adventures of a Boy and a Girl' and 'I (honestly) Love You'. We're also seeing, 'Chicago' at the Ambassador Theatre. Is this theatre as bad as the reviews say? Don't really care, I'm sure we will love it!

J-MOT