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Summer's Last Strains

Thursday, August 28, 2008

For some, Labor Day weekend marks the end of summer, but there's still great music to be enjoyed in the final days of the sunny-weather concert season. Music writer Mike Wolf joins us for an overview.

Mike Wolf's picks for end-of-summer music:

Xiu Xiu + Evangelista
Bowery Ballroom, tonight

Oneida + Endless Boogie + surprise guest
South Street Seaport, tomorrow (Friday), FREE

East Village Radio Music Festival with Awesome Color, Vivian Girls, High Places**, Dr. Lonnie Smith, and The Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, plus L.A.-based Flying Lotus, Texas-based Devin the Dude, and Icelander Ólöf Arnalds
South Street Seaport, Sat., Sept 6, 1-9pm, FREE

Fender 50th Anniversary Jazzmaster Concert with Tom Verlaine + Nels Cline + Thurston Moore + J Mascis
Knitting Factory, Fri., Sept. 12

Witchcraft + TK Webb and the Visions** + Graveyard
Bowery Ballroom, Thu., Sept. 17

Indian Jewelry + White Magic** + Lau Nau** + Talk Normal
Knitting Factory, Fri., Sept 19

The Feelies
Music Hall of Williamsburg, Bowery Ballroom, Sept 20/21


Mike Wolf

Comments [3]


Hi Jackie,
The song on the outro was Original Love, from The Feelies. Thanks for listening and writing.

Aug. 28 2008 02:42 PM
jackie from Midtown

What was that song he just played on the out-tro??

Aug. 28 2008 02:37 PM
Rich from UES

IS this the best you can do SC? It sounds like a local news filler segment.

Aug. 28 2008 02:17 PM

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