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SUNDAYS
FRANK WOOD'S WIND DOWN SUNDAYS
6PM Frank Wood Presents: Bands and NYC Unplugged- The core of NYC's best bands follows with The "SOFA KING" WILDE JAM
FIRST SUNDAY
CARMINE STREET METRICS
3-5pm "Carmine Street Metrics, a poetry reading series with an open mike for metrical poetry.
Off for summer
Returning:
9/18, 10/2, 11/6, 12/4, 1/8, 2/5, 3/5, 4/2, 5/7, 5/21 & 6/4
Off for the summer
MONDAYS
The Club of Comedy Open Mic
3-6pm What's the best way to get a special on Comedy Central? Practice! Join us every Friday and Monday at 4pm, bring your jokes to life and get on stage to practice in a supportive environment. Every comic gets 6 minutes and there will be 2 rounds.
First Monday of month
We All Live In A Blue Submarine Comedy Show hosted by Caleb Barge and Johnny Zito
9-1030 It's a trip
FREE!
First Monday
A Case Of The Mondays
7:30pm - 8:30pm Got a case of the Mondays? Why not start your week off with some laughs instead? Let Denise! and friends put some fun back into your week with a little improv comedy and maybe some other surprises thrown in.
Second Monday
CUSHLAMOCHREE!
6:30-8:30PM - A celebration of the fine art of 2prov. Each month, a small army of comedy duos get together to create chemistry, magic, and laughter. Plus a selection of stand-up comedians, a performance by The Lottery (Tobin Mollett and Mallory Kinney), and special guests from the NYC indie comedy scene.
SECOND MONDAY
KYLE'S KORNER
Kyle presents his many friends and side projects from live band Karaoke to way out jazz madness to oompah bands!
8:30PM-12AM
Last Monday
A SLICE OF FUNNY
6-730pm Stage Time Magazine presents a monthly mic show featuring new and up and coming stand-up comics developing new material and riffing on random topics. As the laughs grow bigger and louder, scheduled comedians receive a free slice of pizza at this peer-friendly show.
will not run on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29 and we will return Monday, June 26 at 6pm.
LAST MONDAY
Rock 'n' Roll Poetry Open Mic
Rock 'n' Roll Poetry Open Mic: Bring your songs, your covers, your poetry, and grab a spot at this open mic for musicians and writers. All levels and types of music welcome -- originals and covers included. Or just stop by for a listen and a super-friendly crowd. Luxurious 15-minute slots! Hosted by Jennifer Keishin Armstrong. Sign-up at 7:30, show 8-10:30. Online signup at: https://rocknrollpoetry.splashthat.com/
OFF APRIL
TUESDAYS
DARK WATER TUESDAYS
Father Vincent Presents a Haven for Creatures of the Night, Freaks, Geeks, and your Average Joe to have Fun and Dive in to the Sounds of DJ PARADOX & Guest DJs Spinning - 80's, New Wave, Synth-pop, Goth, Industrial,+. Entertainment includes Horror, SciFi, Action, Anime movies all night long, and on occasion..Guest D.J.s, a Dance Floor, live bands & performers. VOTED: BEST WEEKLY PARTY BY NYPRESS READERS!
SECOND TUESDAY
JACK CROSLEY'S LOST WORLD
Back after 12 years!
Jack returns to the 'lost world', singing the forgotten, lush 'adult pop' music of the '60s. Enjoy a cocktail or two, as jack and his friends take you to another time.
Off November. Returns December!!!
THIRD TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH
Loud Mouthed Ladies of Trivia
Trivia is back! Every 3rd Tuesday at Otto's Shrunken Head Hosted by Denise Duffy & guest hosts!
7-10pm
2 games, 6 Spelling Bee Shot Rounds, and chances to win XXX goodies and Otto's Tiki mugs + 3 drink tickets.
CANCELLED FOR MARCH. RESUMES APRIL 25th
EVERY WEDNESDAY
The On Edge Comedy Mic
7-8:30pm Comedy so sharp you can slit your wrists with it!
No cover! Just get a drink! Hosted by Joe DeSantis!
FREE!
SECOND AND FOURTH WEDNESDAYS
Copycat: A night of cover songs.
Dj Xerox spin crazy covers and rocking remixes of all the hits (rock, indie, old wave and new)
PLUS Live music acts in the back room. Some of your favorite artists play cover versions of their favorite songs.
NOne on June 14
EVERY WEDNESDAY
The Unemployable Mic
2:30-4:30 Every Wednesday Hosted by Jeremy Cash
$5 for 6 minutes.
First Wednesday
LIVE MUSIC
9PM Charlotte Maroz
Third Wednesday
Primativa in Hi-Fi
6PM-10PM Experience classic tiki escapism. Jack Fetterman and Gina of the Jungle spin a luscious blend of Exotica as That Hula Girl in Heat Brooklyn Babydoll’s dance moves gives new meaning to the phrase, “Shaken, not stirred.”
THIRD WEDNESDAY
For Realsies Comedy Show
9-1130 You'll laugh so hard a little pee might come out. For Realsies.
THIRD WEDNESDAY
Bangarang!
10pm Jamaican and Latin soundz from the sixties to the eighties.
Selector Yana Likkle Jerk + friends spinning strikkly vinyl.
THURSDAYS
HAPPY HOUR WITH PAT PERVERT
6PM - 10PM An after work stress reducer for the underground at heart. Spinning punk, psycho-billy, goth new wave industrial and alternative.
EVERY THURSDAY
The Unemployed Mic hosted by Jeremy Cash.
230 sign ups
3-5 open mic
starts May4
SECOND THURSDAY OF THE MONTH
COMEDY
7PM-9PM Joseph Conklin comedy/variety show PB&BS presents: Captain ConTiki's Salty Spectacular! (a Free Comedy Show)
LAST THURSDAY
OF THE MONTH
8-10pm The Last Thursday of the month your favorite Hillbilly balladeers are back! These talented young lads will enchant you with their renditions of 50's rockabilly and hillbilly lovesongs as well as their own originals.
SECOND & THIRD FRIDAYS OF THE MONTH
No Name... & a Bag O Chips
7pm NYC's Best Damn Comedy/Variety show encourages its performers to play, invites its audience to hang out afterwards to share feedback & shoot the breeze, and concludes each show with a Cheap Door Prize giveaway.
EVERY FRIDAY
The Club of Comedy Open Mic
3-6pm What's the best way to get a special on Comedy Central? Practice! Join us every Friday and Monday at 4pm, bring your jokes to life and get on stage to practice in a supportive environment. Every comic gets 6 minutes and there will be 2 rounds.
First Friday
BENNY AND GRIFF
8:30PM Benny and Griff are comedians and musicians, but most importantly they are best friends. Known for their high energy live shows, up beat music and mind bending surrealism, Benny and Griff have traveled through time and space to bring the wonder to YOU! In this silly psychedelic vaudevillian epic, Benny and Griff share with you the stories of their adventures on the magical island of Umbachtu. Followed by the party rock music of Umbachtu's favorite band, Headless Dentist.
Starting April 7th it moves up to 1st Fridays at 7pm. Skip dessert and head on down!
SECOND FRIDAY
OF THE MONTH
ROCK 'EM SOCK 'EM! FRIDAYS 10PM
DJ UltraV and DJ Omega play Tag Team style from 10pm-4am brand new and classic favorites in 80's/Electro/Indie/Punk-funk/Geek Rock. Expect to hear the likes of IAMX, 33HZ,The Infadels,Kasibian,Elkland,Hot Hot Heat,Robots in Disguise,The Knife,Chromeo,The Mobius Band, Manhead and more. LIVE BANDS & SPECIAL GUEST DJ at Midnite.
THIRD FRIDAY OF THE MONTH
OSCAR'S ULTRA TWIST
Oscar and guest DJs playing Rockin' and Hopin' tunes to keep you dancing every 3rd Friday.
Live Rockabilly. GoGo by Anna C Cabanna.
FIRST SATURDAY
OF THE MONTH
UNSTEADY FREDDIE'S SURF-ROCK SHINDIG 10PM
UNSTEADY FREDDIE known as "The Ed Sullivan of Surf", is a passionate cheerleader for the instrumnental surf-beat music genre. This is due to his wildly popular Monthly SURF-ROCK SHINDIG concert series which he has been running successfully at a tiki bar in NYC called OTTO's SHRUNKEN HEAD, featuring 4 reverb-drenched bands every first Saturday of the Month!! And no shows are ever alike!! He is also known for his internet radio show, TWANG SHEBANG. Unsteady Freddie archives a lot of live music events, such as those at OTTO's, which can be viewed at his YouTube Channel
EVERY SATURDAY
Say Hey Kid Open Mic
Starts at 4:00 with sign up at 3pm.
FREE and GUESTS WELCOME..! One drink minimum. 5+ minutes. First come first serve sign up.
Every Saturday for free!
FIRST SATURDAY
Maryssa Smith Presents:
6:30PM-8:00PM
Merriment and Mortification A Night of Comedy with NYC's Best Up and Coming Comics.
Fun giveaway's and prizes
not open mic. prebooked, email: fashionablyfunnynyc@yahoo.com
1st Saturday of month from 630-8
SECOND SATURDAY
OF THE MONTH
TIKI BOYS SOCIAL CLUB 10PM
FRANK2FAR and his guest DJs spin rockabilly, hardcore, ska, 80's nu-wave & classic punk
THIRD SATURDAY OF THE MONTH
MAMBO JAMBO
Resident DJ Ratta bring you a Night dedicated to Blues, R&B, Mambo, Cha Cha's, Rock & Roll, Mento , Ska, Rocksteady, Surf, Rock & Roll, Exotica, Boogaloo, Doo Wop, Soul and more.....
LAST SATURDAY
OF THE MONTH
THEE MIDNITE MONSTER HOP! 10PM
It's a rock'n'roll horror show! Classic 1950's-styled horror hosts, & local NYC spook show performers, broadcast Phantom Creep Radio live from the Midnite Monster Hop, with the wildest rockabilly & psychobilly bands around! Turn up or tune in at phantomcreep.com
Last Saturday
Sex Ed A Go-Go
630-8pm Sex Ed A Go-Go, One part sex Q & A and one part go-go revue. Sex Boobs and Go-Go
STARTING February 25th, 2017, March 25, April 22nd, May 27...
Date Individual Events
Wed Apr 26
2:30 PM
The Unemployable Mic
2:30-4:30 Every Wednesday Hosted by Jeremy Cash
$5 for 6 minutes.
Wed Apr 26
7 PM
The On Edge Comedy Mic
7-8:30pm Comedy so sharp you can slit your wrists with it!
No cover! Just get a drink! Hosted by Joe DeSantis!
Wed Apr 26
9 PM
LIKE WOW, MAN!
NYCs premiere cover song DJ, DJ XEROX presents a night of Bongos, Beatniks, Vegas Grind, Go-Go, Surf, Soundtrack, Tiki and Exotica.
Plus Live bands deliver a dose of cool daddy-o in the back room. $5 Zoinks Cocktails all night.
Live bands, peformance and poets in the back room.
10:30PM JONATHAN HEAGLE QUINTET
9:30PM DISASTER AT KNUCKLE BEACH
Plus, spoken word
Thu Apr 27
6 PM
PUNK ROCK HAPPY HOUR WITH PAT PERVERT
6PM - 10PM An after work stress reducer for the underground at heart. Spinning punk, psycho-billy, goth new wave industrial and alternative.
Thu Apr 27
8 PM
8-10pm The Last Thursday of the month your favorite Hillbilly balladeers are back! These talented young lads will enchant you with their renditions of 50's rockabilly and hillbilly lovesongs as well as their own originals.
Thu Apr 27
10 PM
DJ DAVEY
Thu Apr 27
10:30 PM
LIVE MUSIC
10:30PM Mondegreen
Fri Apr 28
3 PM
THE CLUB OF COMEDY OPEN MIC
What's the best way to get a special on Comedy Central? Practice! Join us every Friday and Monday, bring your jokes to life and get on stage to practice in a supportive environment. Every comic gets 6 minutes and there will be 2 rounds.
Fri Apr 28
6 PM
DJ ADRIENNE
Fri Apr 28
8 PM
LIVE MUSIC
8PM Marauders
9PM Girls on Grass
10PM Bootleggers
11PMJenevieve Cruz And The Submissives
Fri Apr 28
10 PM
DJ CAMERON
Sat Apr 29
4 PM
Say Hey Kid
Starts at 4:00 with sign up at 3pm.
FREE and GUESTS WELCOME..! One drink minimum. 5+ minutes. First come first serve sign up.
Sat Apr 29
5:30 PM
ReadJunk 20-Year Anniversary Party
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Join the contributors of this ignored punk web site to celebrate 20 years of wasted effort. NYC-based New Wave Ska band Rude Boy George will be playing 80s hits and DJ Duff will be spinning old reggae and obscure new wave.
Sat Apr 29
10 PM
LIVE MUSIC
10pm The Orgonauts
10:45pm Rebuilder
11:30pm The Cryptics
12:15am Goddamnit
1am Sketchy
Sun Apr 30
4 PM
LIVE MUSIC
4pm The Fatalitees
Sun Apr 30
7 PM
FRANK WOOD'S WIND DOWN SUNDAYS
7:00PM ZIGGY SHOCK
8:00PM R.I.P.S.
9:00PM RED GRETCHEN
10:00PM FLACK BLAMINGO
11:00PM BREWGREEN & THE BABYLONS
Mon May 1
3 PM
THE CLUB OF COMEDY OPEN MIC
3-6pm The Club of Comedy Open Mic - What's the best way to get a special on Comedy Central? Practice! Join us every Friday and Monday, bring your jokes to life and get on stage to practice in a supportive environment. Every comic gets 6 minutes and there will be 2 rounds.
Mon May 1
7:30 PM
CASE OF THE MONDAYS
7:30pm - 8:30pm Got a case of the Mondays? Why not start your week off with some laughs instead? Let Medusa and friends put some fun back into your week with a little improv comedy and maybe some other surprises thrown in.
Mon May 1
9 PM
We All Live In A Blue Submarine Comedy Show
9PM-10:30PM Hosted by Caleb Barge and Johnny Zito
It's a trip!
Tue May 2
8:30 PM
LIVE MUSIC
8:30PM The Rose Pedals
Tue May 2
10 PM
DARK WATER TUESDAYS
Father Vincent Presents a Haven for Creatures of the Night, Freaks, Geeks, and your Average Joe to have Fun and Dive in to the Sounds of DJ PARADOX & Guest DJs Spinning - 80's, New Wave, Synth-pop, Goth, Industrial,+. Entertainment includes Horror, SciFi, Action, Anime movies all night long, and on occasion..Guest D.J.s, a Dance Floor, live bands & performers. VOTED: BEST WEEKLY PARTY BY NYPRESS READERS!
Wed May 3
2:30 PM
The Unemployable Mic
2:30-4:30 Every Wednesday Hosted by Jeremy Cash
$5 for 6 minutes.
Wed May 3
7 PM
The On Edge Comedy Mic
7-8:30pm Comedy so sharp you can slit your wrists with it!
No cover! Just get a drink! Hosted by Joe DeSantis!
Wed May 3
9 PM
LIVE MUSIC
9PM Charlotte Maroz
Thu May 4
6 PM
PUNK ROCK HAPPY HOUR!
An after work stress reducer for the underground at heart. Spinning punk, psycho-billy, goth new wave industrial and alternative.
Thu May 4
9 PM
LIVE MUSIC
9PM Mack MacKenzie
Fri May 5
3 PM
The Club of Comedy
What's the best way to get a special on Comedy Central? Practice! Bring your jokes to life and get on stage to practice in a supportive environment. Every comic gets 6 minutes and there will be 2 rounds.
Fri May 5
6 PM
DJ CAMERON
Fri May 5
7 PM
BENNY AND GRIFF
Benny and Griff are comedians and musicians, but most importantly they are best friends. Known for their high energy live shows, up beat music and mind bending surrealism, Benny and Griff have traveled through time and space to bring the wonder to YOU! In this silly psychedelic vaudevillian epic, Benny and Griff share with you the stories of their adventures on the magical island of Umbachtu. Followed by the party rock music of Umbachtu's favorite band, Headless Dentist.
Fri May 5
10 PM
APFEL/KREBS PRESENTS:LIVE MUSIC
Sat May 6
4 PM
Say Hey Kid
Starts at 4:00 with sign up at 3pm.
FREE and GUESTS WELCOME..! One drink minimum. 5+ minutes. First come first serve sign up.
Sat May 6
9 PM
UNSTEADY FREDDIE'S SURF ROCK SHINDIG!
Sun May 7
3 PM
CARMINE STREET METRICS
3PM-5PM "Carmine Street Metrics, a poetry reading series with an open mike for metrical poetry.
Mon May 8
3 PM
THE CLUB OF COMEDY
3-6pm The Club of Comedy Open Mic - What's the best way to get a special on Comedy Central? Practice! Join us every Friday and Monday, bring your jokes to life and get on stage to practice in a supportive environment. Every comic gets 6 minutes and there will be 2 rounds.
Mon May 8
6:30 PM
CUSHLAMOCHREE!
6:30-8:30PM - A celebration of the fine art of 2prov. Each month, a small army of comedy duos get together to create chemistry, magic, and laughter. Plus a selection of stand-up comedians, a performance by The Lottery (Tobin Mollett and Mallory Kinney), and special guests from the NYC indie comedy scene.
Mon May 8
8:45 PM
KYLE'S KORNER!
Tue May 9
8 PM
JACK'S LOST WORLD
Back after 12 years! Jack returns to the 'lost world', singing the forgotten, lush 'adult pop' music of the '60s. Enjoy a cocktail or two, as jack and his friends take you to another time.
Tue May 9
10 PM
DARK WATER TUESDAYS
Father Vincent Presents a Haven for Creatures of the Night, Freaks, Geeks, and your Average Joe to have Fun and Dive in to the Sounds of D.J. PARADOX and Guest DJ Spinning - 80's, New Wave, Synth-pop, Goth, Industrial,+. Entertainment includes Horror, SciFi, Action, Anime movies all night long, and on occasion..Guest D.J.s, a Dance Floor, live bands & performers. VOTED: BEST WEEKLY PARTY BY NYPRESS READERS!
Wed May 10
2:30 PM
The Unemployable Mic
2:30-4:30 Every Wednesday Hosted by Jeremy Cash
$5 for 6 minutes.
Wed May 10
7 PM
The On Edge Comedy Mic
7-8:30pm Comedy so sharp you can slit your wrists with it!
No cover! Just get a drink! Hosted by Joe DeSantis!
Wed May 10
9 PM
COPYCAT
The Copycat Tribute bands that start with Monk. The Monkees and the Monks
Dj Xerox and super special Guest DJ spin crazy covers and rocking remixes of all the hits (Garage, rock, soul, old wave and new) PLUS Live bands play cover versions of their favorite songs along with original tunes.
Thu May 11
6 PM
PUNK ROCK HAPPY HOUR WITH PAT PERVERT
An after work stress reducer for the underground at heart. Spinning punk, psycho-billy, goth new wave industrial and alternative.
Thu May 11
7:30 PM
THE DUCK SHOW
7:30PM-10PM Waddle on down to Otto's and enjoy many laughs and quacks with some the finest and funniest NYC comics this side of the pond! Admission is one drink minimum. Stay till the end and get the chance to win a free duck-themed gift basket!
Thu May 11
10 PM
The Galleria - A night of Totally Tubular 80s Music
Like, Oh My God! DJ Kool Thing and DJ Xerox bring you a night of Classic New Wave Hits and Lost tracks.
Sat Sep 2
6 PM
230-630 jonsey