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Friday, July 24, 2009

Watt's happening in NYC on the 25th of July

[Just bumping this post up to the top of the page for the weekend! -JMB]

On Saturday, July 25, 2009, at 8 pm, we celebrate the 25th anniversary of the release of the Minutemen's Double Nickels On the Dime. Be prepared for the extreme unusual, with spoken word renditions of songs on the album, musical tributes, rare videos and recordings, and special musical guest stars, including the bassist for the Minutemen, Mike Watt.

For more up to date info, check the BOWERY POETRY CLUB'S WEBSITE!

Performers confirmed so far include Michael T. Fournier (author of Double Nickels on the Dime (33-1/3), New Jersey experimental indie rock band Twede Kamer, Worcester, MA Minutemen cover band Pillowman, mystery punk bassist The Bass Player from Hand Job, electro-poetic mistress Jackie Sheeler, Jazz piano cabaret duo Peter Carlaftes & Kayo, Warhol scenester Ronnie Norpel and punkster poet Kat Georges (author of Punk Rock Journal).

2 comments:

Chris Monsen said...

Damn! Better book a plane ticket.

elli said...

:-)