Thursday, May 08, 2008

ERMP '08

Well....maybe ERMP AND seaport are my favorite summer concert series. Here's some info on the first show and the dates:

The East River Music Project’s first show of 2008 will take place on Saturday, June 7th.

Curating and headlining the event will be Lucky Dragons, participants in this year’s Whitney Biennial and Tokion’s Creativity Now Conference.

This week sees the release of their new album Dream Island Laughing Language; the “Morning Ritual” can be heard here. For more Lucky Dragons audio, visit them at myspace.

More information will be forthcoming on the other artists performing.

2008 Shows
6.7.08 Lucky Dragons, more TBA
6.28.08 TBA
8.16.08 TBA
9.13.08 TBA


Sunday, May 04, 2008

Initial Seaport Music Festival '08 Lineup

Does it get much better than free, extended happy hour shows @ the seaport on Friday nights in the summer??? Summerstage? definitely not. The pool? maybe.

Here's the initial lineup for my favorite summer concert series, the Seaport Music Festival:

May 30
River To River Launch

June 27
A Place to Bury Strangers
King Khan & The Shrines

July 11
Announcement Coming

July 18
Mary Weiss of the Shangri-Las

July 25
Atlas Sound
El Guincho

August 1
Brother Ali

August 8
Announcement Coming

August 15
Dirty Projectors
White Williams

August 22

August 29

August 30
Modern Sky Festival

Still a bunch of TBA, but so far so good. Especially looking forward to that Dirty Projectors show. SUMMER IS ALMOST HERE!!!!