2013 ARTISTS IN RANDOM ORDER
(view in chronological order)

Brown Rice Family

Friday, June 21st @ Fulton St. & Grand Ave.
Brooklyn, NY
Brown Rice Family is today's freshest world roots band jamming towards global solidarity and organic happiness.

Haunted America

Sunday, June 23rd @ 402 1/2 Park Ave.
Brooklyn, NY

The Brooklyn What

Friday, June 21st @ Fulton St. & Grand Ave.
Brooklyn, NY
independent, wild rock n' roll from Brooklyn's native sons

Cocoon Central Dance Team

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place

The Chris Gethard Show

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
From the UCB stage to Manhattan Public Access, The Chris Gethard Show is the most bizarre and often saddest talk show in New York City.

Archipelago

Friday, June 21st @ Free Candy
Brooklyn, NY

Joe Pera

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Joe Pera is from Buffalo, New York best known for his weekly segment on 'Hockey Night in Canada'.

Nikhil P. Yerawadekar & Low Mentality

Friday, June 21st @ Fulton St. & Grand Ave.
Brooklyn, NY
Float like a butterfly, sting like a triceratops

Gamelan Kusuma Laras

Sunday, June 23rd @ 402 1/2 Park Ave.
New York City, NY
We play traditional Javanese gamelan music.

ARMS

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Brooklyn, NY
Careening, expansive pop music led by singer/songwriter Todd Goldstein.

Eskalators

Friday, June 21st @ Free Candy
Brooklyn, NY
a mix of sophomoric psuedo-intellectual lyrics and clumsy instrumentation that would embarrass even a third-rate Bar Mitzvah band.

Sasheer Zamata

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Sasheer Zamata is a comedian based in NYC. She's been on Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell on FX, Inside Amy Schumer and was recently listed as a Comic to Watch by Cosmopolitan.

Slothrust

Saturday, June 22nd @ The Bishop
Brooklyn
A Grunge power trio bringing trauma back into your life immediately.

Poor Remy

Sunday, June 23rd @ 402 1/2 Park Ave.
Gambier, OH
Poor Remy is the cure for loneliness.

Ghostess/Marra Barr

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Brooklyn, NY
Textured, haunted pop. Bristly rock that reaches out from under your bed and tugs your hair

The Happy Hours

Sunday, June 23rd @ 402 1/2 Park Ave.
Baltimore, MD
The Happy Hours are a Baltimore-based husband-and-wife folk duo made up of Rebecca (vocals, guitar) and Jake (upright bass) Leckie. They play original folk songs inspired by Pennsylvania farm country, rye whiskey, old friends, and hurricanes. They recorded their demo in an old Amish barn in Lancaster County in front of a wood-burning stove.

Adam Newman

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Adam Newman is a Brooklyn-based comedian who has done stand-up on Comedy Central one time.

No Courage

Friday, June 21st @ Free Candy
Brooklyn, NY
The point is not easily missed. No makeup. No gimmicks. No bullshit. NO COURAGE!

Toothaches

Friday, June 21st @ Free Candy
bklyn (w lst r vwls)
the american dance punk band

pow wow!

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
New York, NY
Like the lovechild of Burt Bacharach and The Supremes.. from the future.. in outerspace.. fit for all kinds of dancing and floating to.

Vikesh Kapoor

Sunday, June 23rd @ 402 1/2 Park Ave.
Pennsylvania
After performing at Howard Zinn's memorial service in 2010, Vikesh Kapoor spent the next few years writing his debut album. The Ballad Of Willy Robbins, out this Fall, chronicles the brutal-but-somehow-hopeful story of a working class man who slowly loses everything: ambitions, health, employment, family and shelter.

BOYTOY

Friday, June 21st @ Fulton St. & Grand Ave.
Brooklyn, NY

MOSHIACH OI!

Saturday, June 22nd @ The Bishop
NYC
HASIDIC HARDCORE PUNK

The City and Horses

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Philadelphia, PA
The City and Horses are an adorable band that bends the indie-pop spectrum from lofi to power to chamber to synth.

ACLU BENEFIT

Sunday, June 23rd @ 402 1/2 Park Ave.
Jamaica Plain, MA
"noah britton, is autistic, hilarious, and generally a bad-ass with a heart the size – unpredictability and frightening velocity – of an exploding planet." - AMANDA PALMER

GunFight!

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Brooklyn, NY
GunFight! plays a kind of rowdy Americana that has also been described as “prairie punk, post-country or Creedence-core.”

Kudrow

Friday, June 21st @ Free Candy
Brooklyn, NY

Paleface

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Brooklyn, NY/Charleston, NC
Paleface was schooled musically by friend Daniel Johnston and soon discovered by the legendary Danny Fields (The Stooges, The Ramones, MC5) at an NYC open mic. He has since released over a dozen records including two major label releases, and he's collaborated and performed on three albums by The Avett Brothers. Paleface has influenced and inspired a wide range of musical acts, from electropopsters YACHT, to Grammy Award recipients Kimya Dawson (The Moldy Peaches / Juno), and Beck who calls Paleface “a big influence on my early work” on Annie Leibovitz’s book American Music. At the moment, Paleface is in the process of writing a new album to record with his band later in the year, and in the meantime he's just self-released Multibean Bootleg Vol.3, a collection of raw demos, live performances and outtakes.

Younger Siblings

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Birmingham, AL
Younger Siblings is changing the way we think about whimsical pop music and mass communication with telephones..

Greg Mullen and The Cosmic American Band

Sunday, June 23rd @ 402 1/2 Park Ave.
Austin, TX

WHAT CHEER? BRIGADE

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Providence, RI
The What Cheer? Brigade is a 19-piece brass band playing dance music from around the world with the intensity of punk rock, proving that great parties need no electricity.

Bellows

Friday, June 21st @ Free Candy
Brooklyn, NY/Chicago, IL
Bellows is the recording project of Brooklyn, NY singer-songwriter Oliver Kalb, since magnified into a full rock band -- the sound is delicate but erupts with frantic wobbling drums and anthemic sing-along sections that have pop-song scale and lo-fi intimacy.

Terrence Kelly and the No One Specials

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Brooklyn, NY

Young & Old

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Cambridge, MA
Young & Old is a rock and roll band.

Mail the Horse

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Brooklyn, NY
Mail the Horse. A band of rock musicians, hickster-hippies from America, their van is big and old; their songs an alphabet soup of gospel-soul, New Americana, and grunge. Songs you can drive home to.

Spooktober

Friday, June 21st @ Free Candy
Athens, OH

Old Table

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Tri-State Area
Celebrating 10 years of Rock and Roll fun and melancholy in the Tri-State Area.

Zack Broussard

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place

The Influencers

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Long Island, NY
An indie alternative punk rock with a 90s pop hipster grunge edge that will take you on a nostalgic journey.

Maxo

Sunday, June 23rd @ 402 1/2 Park Ave.
Brooklyn, NY
"Electronic Hype Jazz"

Aa (Big A little a)

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Brooklyn, NY

Riot of Spring

Friday, June 21st @ Free Candy
NYC
Punk version of Stravinsky's Rite of Spring in celebration of the centennial of the riotous premier, featuring members of No One and the Somebodies, Fiasco, Porches, and many more.

SPECIAL EVENTS (TERROR PIGEON + YER HEART EXTREME RAP DUO)

Saturday, June 22nd @ The Bishop
SEX APPEAL MEETS DOPE RHYMES MEETS MORE SEX APPEAL AND THERE'S BOOTY BASS TOO.

CUTTERS

Saturday, June 22nd @ The Bishop
New York
A party of four playing punk rock spirituals to shake your bones and rattle your souls.

Cameron Wisch

Sunday, June 23rd @ 402 1/2 Park Ave.
Port Chester, NY
dissolving. disrobing. higgs boson befriending.

Conveyor

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
Brooklyn, NY

Saintseneca

Sunday, June 23rd @ 402 1/2 Park Ave.
Columbus, OH
Doom Hymns

Hurricanes of Love

Sunday, June 23rd @ 402 1/2 Park Ave.
Boston, MA
Hurricanes of Love is some mountain psych gangsta folk

Dr Dick and His Silly Man Friends

Sunday, June 23rd @ 402 1/2 Park Ave.
Boston, MA

Spring Break Forever

Saturday, June 22nd @ 106 Emerson Place
cancun, brooklyn
Bikinis and big booties, ya'll. That's what life is all about.