The Arbitrary Guide to Popular Culture @ WFMU
Music from October 10th, 2018 to December 5th, 2018

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An incomplete and arbitrary guide of musical events in and around the WFMU broadcast area. If there's an event you'd like considered for inclusion, send announcements here.

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Last updated October 10th, 2018

Date Artist/Event Event Time Cost Venue Address City Phone
Wed 10/10 Bonnie 'Prince' Billy, The Other Years
(all ages)
7 PM  $25  Murmrr Theatre (web site) 17 Easter Parkway  Brooklyn     
Wed 10/10 MC Chris, Dual Core, Lex the Lexicon Artist
(21+)
7 PM  $20  The Bell House (web site) 149 7th Street   Brooklyn  718-643-6510   
Wed 10/10 Pete RG
(21+)
7 PM  $8  Bowery Electric (web site) 327 Bowery at 2nd St.  New York City  212-228-0228   
Wed 10/10 Lil Pump
(all ages)
7 PM  $40  Terminal 5 (web site) 610 W. 56 ST  New York City     
Wed 10/10 Amyl and The Sniffers
(21+)
8 PM  $12  Baby's All Right (web site) 146 Broadway   Brooklyn     
Wed 10/10 The Scientists, Des Demonas, Savak
(21+)
8 PM  $25  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Wed 10/10 Sheer Mag, The Number Ones
(18+)
8 PM  $15  Music Hall of Williamsburg (web site) 66 North 6th St, b/t Wythe & Kent  Brooklyn     
Wed 10/10 The Midnight
(16+)
8 PM  $24  Brooklyn Steel 319 Frost Street  Brooklyn     
Thu 10/11 Bonnie 'Prince' Billy, The Other Years
(all ages)
7 PM  $25  Murmrr Theatre (web site) 17 Easter Parkway  Brooklyn     
Thu 10/11 The Brevet
(21+)
7 PM  $12  Bowery Electric (web site) 327 Bowery at 2nd St.  New York City  212-228-0228   
Thu 10/11 Joyce Manor, Vundabar, Big Eyes
(16+)
7 PM  $25  Brooklyn Steel 319 Frost Street  Brooklyn     
Thu 10/11 Honk! NYC Brass Band & Street Band Mayhem (web site) 7:30 PM  $10  Monty Hall (web site) 43 Montgomery Street  Jersey City  201-521-1416   
Thu 10/11 Nathan Xander, Adam Faucett & The Tall Grass, Quicksilver Daydream, Pecas
(21+)
8 PM  $10  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Thu 10/11 Valley Maker, Nighttime
(21+)
8 PM  $10  Coney Island Baby 169 Avenue A  New York     
Thu 10/11 Lady Leshurr
(18+)
8 PM  $20  Music Hall of Williamsburg (web site) 66 North 6th St, b/t Wythe & Kent  Brooklyn     
Fri 10/12 Valley Maker, Covey
(21+)
7 PM  $10  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Fri 10/12 Bob Moses, Mansionair
(16+)
7 PM  $34  Brooklyn Steel 319 Frost Street  Brooklyn     
Fri 10/12 The Scientists, Bill Nace
(all ages) (web site)
7:03 PM  $25  Monty Hall (web site) 43 Montgomery Street  Jersey City  201-521-1416   
Fri 10/12 Scarlet Sails, This Way To The Egress, Yula and the Extended Family
(21+)
7:03 PM  $10  Coney Island Baby 169 Avenue A  New York     
Fri 10/12 The Beths
(21+)
8 PM  $12  Alphaville. (web site) 140 Wilson Ave  Brooklyn  (347) 508-5006   
Fri 10/12 Flynt Flossy, Turquoise Jeep
(21+)
8 PM  $20  The Bell House (web site) 149 7th Street   Brooklyn  718-643-6510   
Fri 10/12 Drunks With Guns, Spray Paint, Conduit, Brandy
(all ages) (web site)
8 PM  $15  Brooklyn Bazaar (web site) 150 Greenpoint Ave  Brooklyn     
Sat 10/13 Chuck Prophet
(21+)
7 PM  $20  The Bell House (web site) 149 7th Street   Brooklyn  718-643-6510   
Sat 10/13 Bob Moses, Mansionair
(16+)
7 PM  $34  Brooklyn Steel 319 Frost Street  Brooklyn     
Sat 10/13 Hans Chew, Dave Heumann of Arbouretum
(21+) (web site)
8 PM-11 PM  $10  Wonders of Nature 131 Grand Street  Brooklyn     
Sat 10/13 The Feelies (playing The Velvet Underground)
(18+)
8 PM  $25  White Eagle Hall (web site) 37 Newark Ave  Jersey City  201-885-5166   
Sat 10/13 80's Live Band Karaoke Party!
Benefit for WFMU (web site)
8 PM  $5  Monty Hall (web site) 43 Montgomery Street  Jersey City  201-521-1416   
Sun 10/14 Wyatt Cenac
(21+)
4:30 PM  $5  Union Hall (web site) 702 Union St at 5th Ave, Park Slope  Brooklyn  718-638-4400   
Sun 10/14 Phoebe Robinson
(21+)
7 PM  $25  The Bell House (web site) 149 7th Street   Brooklyn  718-643-6510   
Sun 10/14 Mew (performing Frengers)
(16+)
7 PM  $25  Brooklyn Steel 319 Frost Street  Brooklyn     
Sun 10/14 Bay Faction, Fire Is Motion, Cheem, Vera Loe
(All ages)
8 PM  $10  Trans-Pecos (web site) 915 Wyckoff Avenue   Ridgewood     
Sun 10/14 AJJ, Kimya Dawson, Rozwell Kid, Shellshag
(All Ages)
8 PM    Warsaw (web site) 261 Driggs Av at Eckford St.  Brooklyn  (212) 645-5156   
Mon 10/15 Dan Koshute, I Am The Polish Army, Jane Church, High Pony
(21+)
7 PM  $8  Alphaville. (web site) 140 Wilson Ave  Brooklyn  (347) 508-5006   
Mon 10/15 Public Image Ltd
(18+)
7 PM    Brooklyn Steel 319 Frost Street  Brooklyn     
Mon 10/15 Meredith Monk
(18+)
7 PM  $25  (le) Poisson Rouge (web site) 158 Bleecker Street   New York  212-505-FISH   
Mon 10/15 Johnny Marr, The Belle Game
(16+)
8 PM    Irving Plaza (web site) 17 Irving Plaza  New York  212-777-6800   
Mon 10/15 Joanna Sternberg, Toth, Isle of Golden Dreams, Richard Tabnik
(All Ages)
8 PM    The Glove 885 Lexington  Brooklyn  651-456-8310   
Mon 10/15 Alex Schaaf, K. Birthday, Winded
(All Ages)
8 PM    Trans-Pecos (web site) 915 Wyckoff Avenue   Ridgewood     
Tue 10/16 The Milk Carton Kids, The Barr Brothers
(16+)
7 PM  $30  Brooklyn Steel 319 Frost Street  Brooklyn     
Tue 10/16 Meredith Monk 7 PM  $25  (le) Poisson Rouge (web site) 158 Bleecker Street   New York  212-505-FISH   
Tue 10/16 Jesse Malin, Don Dilego, Eck's Men
(21+)
7:03 PM  $12  Coney Island Baby 169 Avenue A  New York     
Tue 10/16 Johnny Marr
(16+)
8 PM    Warsaw (web site) 261 Driggs Av at Eckford St.  Brooklyn  (212) 645-5156   
Wed 10/17 Maneka, Cool American, Noods, Long Neck
(All Ages)
Noon  $10  Trans-Pecos (web site) 915 Wyckoff Avenue   Ridgewood     
Wed 10/17 Chris Gethard
(21+)
7 PM  $15  The Bell House (web site) 149 7th Street   Brooklyn  718-643-6510   
Wed 10/17 Jonathan Meiburg (of Shearwater), Carlos Alomar (guitarist for David Bowie), Angel Deradoorian, Jamie Stewart (of Xiu Xiu), Greg Fox (of Zs / Uniform), Ed Rodriguez (of Deerhoof), Wordless Music Orchestra
(All Ages)
7:30 PM  Free!  Brookfield Place Plaza 220 Vesey Street  New York     
Wed 10/17 Big Thief, Range of Light Wilderness, .Michael.
(16+)
8 PM    Brooklyn Steel 319 Frost Street  Brooklyn     
Wed 10/17 Guided By Voices
(18+)
8 PM    Asbury Lanes (web site) 209 4th Avenue  Asbury Park     
Wed 10/17 Shilpa Ray, Ice Balloons, Cheap Sneakers, Half-Wet
(21+)
8 PM  $12  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Wed 10/17 Thee Oh Sees, Timmy's Organism, The Flying Luttenbachers
(All Ages)
8 PM    Warsaw (web site) 261 Driggs Av at Eckford St.  Brooklyn  (212) 645-5156   
Thu 10/18 Aparna Nancherla
(21+)
7 PM  $20  The Bell House (web site) 149 7th Street   Brooklyn  718-643-6510   
Thu 10/18 The Damned, Radkey, The Darts
(16+)
7 PM    Irving Plaza (web site) 17 Irving Plaza  New York  212-777-6800   
Thu 10/18 Jonathan Meiburg (of Shearwater), Carlos Alomar (guitarist for David Bowie), Angel Deradoorian, Jamie Stewart (of Xiu Xiu), Greg Fox (of Zs / Uniform), Ed Rodriguez (of Deerhoof), Wordless Music Orchestra
(All AGes)
7:30 PM  Free!  Brookfield Place Plaza 220 Vesey Street  New York     
Thu 10/18 Calvin Johnson (Beat Happening / Halo Benders / K Records), Pill, Mick Trouble, Crushed Up
(All Ages)
8 PM  $15  Trans-Pecos (web site) 915 Wyckoff Avenue   Ridgewood     
Thu 10/18 The Urinals, Palberta, Honey, Sweet Baby Jesus
(All Ages)
8 PM  $12  Brooklyn Bazaar (web site) 150 Greenpoint Ave  Brooklyn     
Thu 10/18 B Boys, Drahla, Wax Chattels
(16+)
8 PM  $10  Elsewhere 599 Johnson Ave.  Brooklyn     
Thu 10/18 LSD And The Search For God, Heaven 8 PM  $8  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Thu 10/18 Thee Oh Sees, Landed, The Flying Luttenbachers
(All Ages)
8 PM    Warsaw (web site) 261 Driggs Av at Eckford St.  Brooklyn  (212) 645-5156   
Fri 10/19 Garcia Peoples, The Golden Grass, Grandpa Jack
(21+)
7 PM  $10  Ceremony 224 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Fri 10/19 Pile, The Spirit of the Beehive, Dig Nitty
(16+)
7 PM  $13  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Fri 10/19 The Damned
(21+)
7 PM    Stone Pony (web site) 913 Ocean Ave.  Asbury Park, NJ     
Fri 10/19 Hippo Campus, The Districts
(All ages)
7 PM  $29  Terminal 5 (web site) 610 W. 56 ST  New York City     
Fri 10/19 Jonathan Meiburg (of Shearwater), Carlos Alomar (guitarist for David Bowie), Angel Deradoorian, Jamie Stewart (of Xiu Xiu), Greg Fox (of Zs / Uniform), Ed Rodriguez (of Deerhoof), Wordless Music Orchestra
(All Ages)
7:30 PM  Free!  Brookfield Place Plaza 220 Vesey Street  New York     
Fri 10/19 Restorations, Wild Pink
(All Ages)
7:30 PM  $15  House of Independents (web site) 572 Cookman Ave  Asbury Park  (732) 977-5284   
Fri 10/19 Jonathan Richman, Tommy Larkins
(18+)
8 PM  $20  White Eagle Hall (web site) 37 Newark Ave  Jersey City  201-885-5166   
Fri 10/19 The Brother Brothers, Bridget Kearney
(21+)
8 PM  $12  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Fri 10/19 Beak>, Kill Alters
(16+)
8 PM    Elsewhere 599 Johnson Ave.  Brooklyn     
Fri 10/19 Night Birds, Radioactivity, Spiritual Cramp
(All Ages)
8 PM    Market Hotel (web site) 1142 Myrtle Ave, Bushwick  Brooklyn     
Fri 10/19 The Holydrug Couple
(21+)
8 PM  $12  Public Arts (web site) 215 Chrystie Street  New York  (212) 735-6000   
Fri 10/19 Laraaji, Arji Oceanada, Matthew Nichols
(21+)
8 PM  $15  Secret Project Robot 389 Melrose St.  Brooklyn     
Fri 10/19 Cold Fronts, Rich Girls, Polyplastic, Vasillus
(All Ages)
8 PM  $12  Trans-Pecos (web site) 915 Wyckoff Avenue   Ridgewood     
Sat 10/20 WFMU’s Wake ‘n Bake Benefit Art Auction
with Sunshine And The Rain and Gary Lucas (web site)
5 PM  $10  Monty Hall (web site) 43 Montgomery Street  Jersey City  201-521-1416   
Sat 10/20 Destroyer
(all ages)
7 PM  $25  Murmrr Theatre (web site) 17 Easter Parkway  Brooklyn     
Sat 10/20 Guided By Voices, Park Doing
(21+)
7 PM  $35  Bowery Ballroom (web site) 6 Delancey St.  New York  212-533-2111   
Sat 10/20 Restorations, Wild Pink
(18+)
7 PM  $15  Rough Trade NYC (web site) 64 N 9th St   Brooklyn     
Sat 10/20 Pile, The Spirit of the Beehive, Bethlehem Steel
(21+)
7 PM  $13  Saint Vitus Bar (web site) 1120 Manhattan Avenue  Brooklyn     
Sat 10/20 Anna Burch, Fred Thomas, Common Holly
(21+)
8 PM  $15  Baby's All Right (web site) 146 Broadway   Brooklyn     
Sat 10/20 Lily Allen, S-X
(All Ages)
8 PM  $35  Terminal 5 (web site) 610 W. 56 ST  New York City     
Mon 10/22 Emo Philips, Carla Rhodes
(21+)
7 PM  $20  The Bell House (web site) 149 7th Street   Brooklyn  718-643-6510   
Mon 10/22 Protex, Baby Shakes
(all ages) (web site)
8 PM  $15  Monty Hall (web site) 43 Montgomery Street  Jersey City  201-521-1416   
Tue 10/23 Will Oldham (in conversation with), Amanda Petrusich (New Yorker music critic)
(21+)
7 PM  $26  The Bell House (web site) 149 7th Street   Brooklyn  718-643-6510   
Tue 10/23 Jesse Malin, Beechwood, Hennessey
(21+)
7:03 PM  $12  Coney Island Baby 169 Avenue A  New York     
Thu 10/25 Brute Force, Hamish Kilgour
(21+) (web site)
8 PM-11 PM  $10  Wonders of Nature 131 Grand Street  Brooklyn     
Thu 10/25 Steve Gunn, Bridget St. John
(21+)
8 PM  $15  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Fri 10/26 Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
(all ages)
7 PM    Barclays Center        
Fri 10/26 Of Montreal, Christina Schneider's Locate S,1
(21+)
8 PM  $25  The Bell House (web site) 149 7th Street   Brooklyn  718-643-6510   
Fri 10/26 WFMU Movie Night: Alfred Hitchcock’s THE LODGER with a live score by MORRICONE YOUTH! (web site) 8 PM  $12  Monty Hall (web site) 43 Montgomery Street  Jersey City  201-521-1416   
Sat 10/27 The Wailers
(18+)
7 PM  $25  White Eagle Hall (web site) 37 Newark Ave  Jersey City  201-885-5166   
Sat 10/27 The Dickies, WYLDLIFE
(21+)
7:03 PM  $20  Coney Island Baby 169 Avenue A  New York     
Sat 10/27 DOWNTOWN ‘81 (In Memory of Glenn O’Brien), with Kenneth Goldsmith (web site) 8 PM  $10  Monty Hall (web site) 43 Montgomery Street  Jersey City  201-521-1416   
Sun 10/28 DJ Stashu's Oktoberfesty Polka Dance-tastic Party featuring a live performance by The Polka Brothers (web site) 8 PM  $12  Monty Hall (web site) 43 Montgomery Street  Jersey City  201-521-1416   
Tue 10/30 Sally Can't Dance, Tribute to The Cramps
(21+)
7 PM  $20  Bowery Electric (web site) 327 Bowery at 2nd St.  New York City  212-228-0228   
Tue 10/30 Roky Erickson
(all ages) (web site)
8 PM  $25  Monty Hall (web site) 43 Montgomery Street  Jersey City  201-521-1416   
Wed 10/31 Deafheaven, DIIV
(18+)
7 PM  $20  White Eagle Hall (web site) 37 Newark Ave  Jersey City  201-885-5166   
Thu 11/1 Guster
(18+) (web site)
7:03 PM  $35  White Eagle Hall (web site) 37 Newark Ave  Jersey City  201-885-5166   
Thu 11/1 Steve Gunn, Loren Connors, Alan Licht
(21+)
8 PM  $15  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Fri 11/2 tUnE-yArDs, U.S. Girls
(16+) (web site)
7 PM  $35  Knockdown Center 52-19 Flushing Ave  Maspeth     
Fri 11/2 Music For Enophiles
(21+)
7 PM  $15  Bowery Electric (web site) 327 Bowery at 2nd St.  New York City  212-228-0228   
Fri 11/2 Titus Andronicus, Spider Bags
(all ages)
7:03 PM  $20  Monty Hall (web site) 43 Montgomery Street  Jersey City  201-521-1416   
Sun 11/4 David Nance Band, Mountain Movers
(21+)
8 PM  $10  Union Pool (web site) 484 Union Ave at Meeker, Williamsburg  Brooklyn     
Thu 11/8 Brigid Mae Power, Mosses
(21+) (web site)
8 PM-11 PM  $10  Wonders of Nature 131 Grand Street  Brooklyn     
Fri 11/9 Anemone
(21+)
7 PM  $12  Public Arts (web site) 215 Chrystie Street  New York  (212) 735-6000   
Fri 11/9 Her's
(18+)
8 PM  $15  Baby's All Right (web site) 146 Broadway   Brooklyn     
Fri 11/9 Cannibal Corpse, Hate Eternal, Harms Way
(18+)
8 PM  $25  White Eagle Hall (web site) 37 Newark Ave  Jersey City  201-885-5166   
Sat 11/17 A Decade Deeper: Mexican Summer 10 Year Anniversary: Ariel Pink, Allah-Las, Tonstartssbandht, F.J. McMahon with Quilt, Jess Williamson, Drugdealer, Jefre Cantu-Ledesma, Part Time, Pill, Arp
(21+) (web site)
2 PM  $$  Pioneer Works (web site) 159 Pioneer St  Brooklyn  (718) 596-3000   
Sat 11/17 "I Never Left And Now I'm Back": A Concert of the Music of Roswell Rudd (1935-2017)
(all ages)
7 PM  $20  Murmrr Theatre (web site) 17 Easter Parkway  Brooklyn     
Sat 11/24 Claudio Simonetti's Goblin performing the live score to SUSPIRIA
(all ages)
7 PM  $$  Murmrr Theatre (web site) 17 Easter Parkway  Brooklyn     
Fri 11/30 Snail Mail
(16+)
8 PM  $16  White Eagle Hall (web site) 37 Newark Ave  Jersey City  201-885-5166   
Wed 12/5 HackedePiccotto (Alexander Hacke from Einstürzende Neubauten)
(all ages) (web site)
7 PM  $15  Monty Hall (web site) 43 Montgomery Street  Jersey City  201-521-1416   

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