MANHATTAN VENUES

Arlene Grocery

Beekman Beer Garden

BB Kings

Bowery Ballroom

Bowery Poetry club

The Bowery Presents

Cake Shop

The Cutting Room

Crash Mansion

Danbro Studios

The Delancey

Don Hills

Fat Baby

Fontanas

Highline Ballroom

Irving Plaza

Knitting Factory

LIT Lounge

Mercury Lounge

Club Midway

92 Y

Nokia Theater

Ottos Shrunken Head

Pianos

The PIT

Rebel

Stage 48

Sullivan hall

Terminal 5

200 Orchard

Upright citizens brigade Theater

BROOKLYN VENUES

The Acheron

 

Factory Fresh Gallery

Galapagos Art Space


 

The Hook

Littlefield

Xpo 929 

Public assembly (old galapagos)

Southpaw

soundfix records lounge

Spike Hill

Tommys Tavern

The Well

The Wick

Trash

The Studio at Webster Hall

the bell house gowanus

Union Hall

Union Pool

Vaudeville Park 

Galleries

CATM Gallery

Gagosian

honey-space

Brooklyn Galleries

Full listings-Wagmag

pierogi2000.com

www.adhocart.org/

Dumbo art walk first Thursdays

 

WEEKLY PARTIES

GBH

Karaoke Killed the Cat

Metropol Free Movies

Mishapes

NC-17

Rated X

7 sperms

Tiswas 2.0

Trash

Special Parties

No Ordinary Monkey

Motherfucker

Thompkins sq park events

confluxfestival.org

Museum Mile festival

Trade School

mandalanyc.com

Brooklyn Record Riot

Heeb magazine

Bust Magazine

 

Event Lists


 

Brooklynindiemarket.com

entertainment4every1.net

Garagepunknyc

Green Shoelace

Jello Wrestling

Annie Rock

http://Flavorpill.net

FreeNYC.net

Myopenbar.com

New York Yak-Lectures

Nyc Underground

Ill sleep when I'm dead

Shaw Promotions

WFMUs Gig-o-rama

Windchill

Slimehag

Lower East Side Events

 WFMUs guide to popular culture

Artlinks

 

artcal

Artcards.cc

Article Projects

Douglas Kelly list

Chelsea Art Galleries

Gallery Guide

Lower East Side Galleries

 wagmag bk art

Summer  events

Celebrate Brooklyn

Central Park Summerstage

Coney Island

 

Riverrocks

Pool parties

Brooklyn Seaside Concerts

Spiegeltent

East River Music Project

Lolastar roller rink

Governors Island Concerts

 
 
 
 
Other Stuff
 

http://www.ohny.org/

Ourgoods

if you make it

Loews Jersey City

Michael Alan living art installations

Roxy Cottontail

Porkchop express

Shanghai Mermaid Parties

Taste of the Subway

The Lorimer Series
TheLorimerSeries.com
lecture series

Neighborbee

Buy Rum

Molly Crabapple

Lucid

 Annual Events

 
Amazing out of town stuff
 


If someone has forwarded this list to you and you want to get it yourself, send an email to hipstertravelnycpicks-subscribe@yahoogroups.com

Poor Folks Specials-
Check out these sites for great free things
myfreeconcert.com for shows
artcards.cc for openings
Theskint.com not all free, but mostly 
Garagepunknyc.com for shows 


Recommended art stuff
Most, but not all galleries are closed Sunday and Monday and usually open 11-6
Check with artcards.cc for openings, chelseaartgalleries.com for shows... 
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MONDAY, October 31, 2016
Free Burlesque at La Flaca, Grand Street with burlesque performers new on the scene.  Happy hour drink prices all night!  Mexican Style disco fries
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Wednesday, December 28, 2016
NYCs premiere cover song DJ, DJ XEROX presents a new night of Bongos, Beatniks, Vegas Grind, Go-Go, Surf, Soundtrack, Tiki and Exotica.
$5 Zoinks Cocktails all night.
Dig it every 4th Wednesday at
Ottos Shrunken Head 
538 East 14th Street at Avenue B
NY, NY 10009
Copycatnyc.com
L train to First Avenue


Thursday, December 29, 2016
Take off your ascot and slip into something a little more comfortable
Turtleneck! A Retro Futuristic Playground
Join DJs Ursula 1000 and Xerox as we take a trip to back in time to the future!
...Fly with us at supersonic speeds as we take a groovy romp through space age pop, spy soundtracks, tv themes, exotica plus all the swingin tunes from Bedrock all the way to Orbit City.
Go-go by Honeybunny Moneypenny
$5 Al Caiola-ic Cocktails all night!
10 pm to 4 am
Free At
Beauty Bar
231 East 14th Street New York, NY 10003
L train to 3rd Ave
*Black Tie Optional









January 7, 2017
The Mystery Lights
The Nude Party
Breanna Barbara
Sat, January 7, 2017
8:00 PM
Baby's All Right
Brooklyn, NY
This event is 21 and over
$10.00 - $12.00


Mon, January 9, 2017
BOYTOY [7" Release]
Roya, gods, Winstons
Mon, January 9, 2017
8:00 PM
Baby's All Right
Brooklyn, NY
This event is 21 and over
$10.00

Wednesday, January 11, 2017
The Copycat Tribute to the Women of Punk and New Wave.
Dj Xerox and super special Guest DJ Ultra V 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.
Tonights bands:
11 pm-Black Widow Death Sex
10-Snatch Attack
9-The Bang Gals
NO COVER
$5 Its a Mystery Cocktails all night
Every 2nd Wednesday!
at Ottos Shrunken Head
http://www.ottosshrunkenhead.com/
538 East 14 Street, Near avenue B
9 pm to 4 am
L Train to First Avenue
Copycatnyc.com

Friday, January 13, 2017
$10 MILE HIGH VJ/DJ PARTY12am | FREE DJ PARTY
METICULOUS WOMEN11pm
THE THIGH HIGHS10pm
CHEAP SNEAKERS9pm
J.K. LAGO8pm
at Pianos
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at Shea Stadium
Fri Jan 13th
Pizzamania w/ Thick, The Mad Doctors, Breanna Barbara, The Rizzos, Milk Dick, Secret Nudist Friends & El Silver Cabs


Saturday, January 14, 2016
at shea stadium
Sat Jan 14th
Shark? Reunion w/ Haybaby, Holy Tunics & Bueno


Sun, January 15, 2017
Shannon and the Clams
Brooklyn Bluebirds featuring Andy Animal, Hideout
Sun, January 15, 2017
8:00 PM
Baby's All Right
Brooklyn, NY
This event is 18 and over
$20.00
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GROOMS / BIG BLISS / RITUAL HUMOR / PRIMA
ALPHAVILLE JAN 15, 20178:00 PM


Shannon and the Clams
Dirty Fences, OCDDP
Mon, January 16, 2017
8:00 PM
Baby's All Right
Brooklyn, NY
This event is 18 and over
$20.00

JAN 21, 2017
B BOYS / KISSING IS A CRIME / GRIM STREAKER / JAH BONES
ALPHAVILLE 8:00 PM
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The Brains, The Delta Bombers, The Othermen, Screamin' Rebel Angels
Knitting Factory Brooklyn in Brooklyn, New York


Pill
The Dreebs, Weeping Icon
Tue, January 24, 2017
8:00 PM
Baby's All Right
Brooklyn, NY
This event is 18 and over
$12

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
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.
Free at Ottos every 4th Wednesday Starting January 2016.
also bands in the back room. 
$5 Zoinks Cocktails all night.
9 PM to 4 am
Dig it every 4th Wednesday at
Ottos Shrunken Head 
538 East 14th Street at Avenue B
NY, NY 10009
Copycatnyc.com
L train to First Avenue

Friday, January 27, 2017
Wyldlife Record Release
Baby Shakes, Bob Mann and Rolling Thunder, 1-800-BAND
Fri, January 27, 2017
8:00 PM
Union Pool
Brooklyn, NY
This event is 21 and over
$10.00

At Mercury Lounge,
Unconscious Disturbance
J and the 9s
Outer Stylie
Mighty Kind
Sat 1/28
Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 6:30 pm
This event is 21 and over

January 31, 2017
THEE MIDNITE MONSTER HOP
Midnite Monster Hop and Jungle Juice Present: Lux Lives East Coast 
Featuring: 
the Sickidz 
The Klitz 
Snatch Attack 
Lux Lives is a celebration of the life of Lux Interior who passed way 8 years ago this February. For the past 7 years some great folks across the pond have been holding annual Lux Lives events where fans get together and see bands, listen to music, and basically celebrate everything Cramps. This has spread to the US starting 5 years ago with the first Lux Lives (US) being held in Boston. It was a great success. Since then, there have been Lux Lives events all over the globe.
free at Ottos

Thurs Feb 2nd
Fruit & Flowers (Tour Kickoff), Ex-Girlfriends (EP Release), Kino Kimino & Sutro Baths at shea stadium

Fri Feb 3rd
Popgun Presents: Breanna Barbara & Hideout at shea stadium

Tues Feb 7th
Norman Westberg (of Swans), Heroes of Toolik, Collapsible Shoulder & Cereal Banterat shea stadium


Wednesday, February 8, 2017
The Copycat Tribute to Stephin Merritt
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.  Tonight we pay tribute to Stephin Merritt and his bands the Magnetic Fields, Gothic Archies, the 6ths, and the Future Bible Heroes
Tonights bands:
11 pm-The 94 Knicks
10-The Planes*
9-Nettling Wasps
NO COVER
$5 Bitter Tears Cocktails all night
Every 2nd Wednesday!
at Ottos Shrunken Head
http://www.ottosshrunkenhead.com/
538 East 14 Street, Near avenue B
9 pm to 4 am
L Train to First Avenue
Copycatnyc.com





Wednesday, February 22, 2017
The Copycat Tribute to Adam Buscek
Tonight we remember and pay tribute to our friend Adam of the Electric People.
Dj Xerox and James David (fiends 4evr) spins cover songs, remixes and more up front while friends of Adam play songs by him and some of his favorite bands.
Tonights bands:
10-12 An all star Tribute to Adam feauturing members of the Electric People and more.
9-No Ice
No Cover.   We will be doing bucket passes and selling merch with the proceeds going to fight addiction.
at Ottos Shrunken Head
http://www.ottosshrunkenhead.com/
538 East 14 Street, Near avenue B
9 pm to 4 am
L Train to First Avenue
Copycatnyc.com

The Crazy World of Arthur Brown
with Electric Citizen
Thu February 23rd, 2017
8:00PM
Le Poisson Rouge
Doors Open: 7:00PM
Show Time: 8:00PM
Event Ticket: $25 - $40

Sick Weekend - March 23-25, 2017 Columbus, OH

The dates for 2017 and beyond are: VLV20 04/13 – 04/16/17




March 2017
out of town alert, Debauch a reno, Big garage rock event!
http://www.slovenly.com/debauch-a-reno/

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
The Copycat Tribute to Paul Weller
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. 
Tonights bands:
11 pm-
10-
9-
NO COVER
$5 You do something to me Cocktails all night
Every 2nd Wednesday!
at Ottos Shrunken Head
http://www.ottosshrunkenhead.com/
538 East 14 Street, Near avenue B
9 pm to 4 am
L Train to First Avenue
Copycatnyc.com


March 9, 2017

Late Show
Heat
Mercury Girls, Navy Gangs
Thu 3/09
Doors: 9:30 pm / Show: 9:30 pm
This event is 18 and over


Fri Mar 10th
Popgun Presents: The Parrots & Stuyedeyed (EP Release) at shea stadium

Wednesday, March 26, 2017
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.
Free at Ottos every 4th Wednesday Starting January 2016.
also bands in the back room. 
$5 Zoinks Cocktails all night.
9 PM to 4 am
Dig it every 4th Wednesday at
Ottos Shrunken Head 
538 East 14th Street at Avenue B
NY, NY 10009
Copycatnyc.com
L train to First Avenue


Thursday, March 30, 2017
Take off your ascot and slip into something a little more comfortable
Turtleneck! A Retro Futuristic Playground
Join DJs Ursula 1000 and Xerox as we take a trip to back in time to the future!
...Fly with us at supersonic speeds as we take a groovy romp through space age pop, spy soundtracks, tv themes, exotica plus all the swingin tunes from Bedrock all the way to Orbit City.
Go-go by Honeybunny Moneypenny
$5 Al Caiola-ic Cocktails all night!
10 pm to 4 am
Free At
Beauty Bar
231 East 14th Street New York, NY 10003
L train to 3rd Ave
*Black Tie Optional

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
The Copycat Tribute to Scott Walker and the Walker Brothers
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. 
Tonights bands:
11 pm-
10-
9-
NO COVER
$5 I can see it now Cocktails all night
Every 2nd Wednesday!
at Ottos Shrunken Head
http://www.ottosshrunkenhead.com/
538 East 14 Street, Near avenue B
9 pm to 4 am
L Train to First Avenue
Copycatnyc.com

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Like Wow, Man!
NYCs premiere cover song DJ, DJ XEROX presents a new night of Bongos, Beatniks, Vegas Grind, Go-Go, Surf, Soundtrack, Tiki and Exotica.
Plus Live bands and poets deliver a dose of cool daddy-o in the back room. 
Tonight
10:15 PM- Michael Lynch
9:00 PM- Speedy East
Plus spoken word by Feo between sets
No Cover
$5 Zoinks Cocktails all night.
Dig it every 4th Wednesday at
Ottos Shrunken Head 
538 East 14th Street at Avenue B
NY, NY 10009
Copycatnyc.com
L train to First Avenue

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
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. 
Tonights bands:
11 pm-
10-
9-
NO COVER
$5 Drunken Maria Cocktails all night
Every 2nd Wednesday!
at Ottos Shrunken Head
http://www.ottosshrunkenhead.com/
538 East 14 Street, Near avenue B
9 pm to 4 am
L Train to First Avenue
Copycatnyc.com

Saturday, May 14-15, 2016
The 42th Annual Ninth Avenue International Food Festival.
Saturday and Sunday
may 17-18
12:00 noon - 5:00 PM
9th Avenue
42nd - 57th Streets
Rain or Shine!!
A New York City tradition
you can't miss!
Every Spring, The Ninth Avenue International Food Festival welcomes guests who gather to celebrate
New York City's properous and diverse food culture and cuisine against the picturesque backdrop of Legendary Times Square.
Experience the delightful taste of various cuisines from different countries: Poland, Italy, Spain, Greece, Japan, Thailand and many others.
NO ENTRANCE FEE! 
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may 20 to 22
UKRAINIAN FESTIVAL
East 7th Street
between 2nd & 3rd Avenues
New York, NY
Delicious Ukrainian Foods
Ukrainian Dance performances
Music
Artwork
... and much, much more! 
Sponsored by St. George Church
http://www.saintgeorgeschools.org/100101.html

May 18 to 21, 2017
Tiki Caliente tiki event in Palm Springs


Wednesday, May 24, 201
Like Wow, Man!
NYCs premiere cover song DJ, DJ XEROX presents a new night of Bongos, Beatniks, Vegas Grind, Go-Go, Surf, Soundtrack, Tiki and Exotica.
Plus Live bands and poets deliver a dose of cool daddy-o in the back room. 
Tonight
10:15 PM- Michael Lynch
9:00 PM- Speedy East
Plus spoken word by Feo between sets
No Cover
$5 Zoinks Cocktails all night.
Dig it every 4th Wednesday at
Ottos Shrunken Head 
538 East 14th Street at Avenue B
NY, NY 10009
Copycatnyc.com
L train to First Avenue

Saturday, June 17, 2017 check dates
Mermaid Parade at Coney island

June   2017
Out of town event.  The Hukilau in Fort Lauderdale Tiki Event
http://www.thehukilau.com

Thursday, June 15, 2017
The Shins at Prospect park

Thursday, June 29, 2017
Take off your ascot and slip into something a little more comfortable
Turtleneck! A Retro Futuristic Playground
Join DJs Ursula 1000 and Xerox as we take a trip to back in time to the future!
...Fly with us at supersonic speeds as we take a groovy romp through space age pop, spy soundtracks, tv themes, exotica plus all the swingin tunes from Bedrock all the way to Orbit City.
Go-go by Honeybunny Moneypenny
$5 Al Caiola-ic Cocktails all night!
10 pm to 4 am
Free At
Beauty Bar
231 East 14th Street New York, NY 10003
L train to 3rd Ave
*Black Tie Optional

July 11, 2017
Free slurpee day'
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February 2, 2017
at Shea Stadium
Fruit & Flowers, Ex-Girlfriends, Kino Kimino & Sutro Baths

Saturday, February 4, 2017
Bush Tetras
Jack Martin's Bob Dylan Deathwatch, Babe the Blue Ox
Saturday, Feb 04, 2017 7:45 PM EST (7:00 PM Doors) 
The Bowery Electric, New York, NY 
21 years and over

Death by Unga Bunga
Sat, February 25, 2017
8:00 PM
Baby's All Right
Brooklyn, NY
This event is 21 and over
$12.00

Thursday, March 17, 2017?????
Out of Sight Thursdays: a Monthly soul party in the back room of Beauty Bar with a rotating cast of the finest Soul Djs in NYC. 
Tonight Featuring
TBA
will be every 3rd Thursday starting in sept
10:30 PM -3 AM
Beauty Bar Manhattan 
231 E 14th Street 
NY, NY
Curated by DJ Xerox (CopycatNYC.com)
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The Upper Crust
Muck and the Mires
Saturday, Apr 08, 2017 7:00 PM EDT 
The Bowery Electric, New York, NY

July 2017
There are no Copycats in July

August 2017
Out of Town alert.  Tiki Oasis in San Diego
OUTTA TOWN-Tiki Oasis in San Dieg0

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
9 Lives
Copycats 10th Anniversary!
A tribute to Grease, Grease 2, Rocky Horror and Shock Treatment
Tonight Dj Xerox and his Special Guest DJs spin Covers and Originals all night .
PLUS Live music acts in the back room. 
Tonights bands -
11:00 PM-  
10:00 PM-
9 PM-  
$5 Score Tonight Cocktails all night
Cat Videos played all night long!
NO COVER
Every 2nd Wednesday!
at Ottos Shrunken Head, 538 East 14 Street, Near avenue B
10 pm to 4 am
L Train to First Avenue
Copycatnyc.com

Thursday, August 31, 2017
Take off your ascot and slip into something a little more comfortable
Turtleneck! A Retro Futuristic Playground
Join DJs Ursula 1000 and Xerox as we take a trip to back in time to the future!
...Fly with us at supersonic speeds as we take a groovy romp through space age pop, spy soundtracks, tv themes, exotica plus all the swingin tunes from Bedrock all the way to Orbit City.
Go-go by Honeybunny Moneypenny
$5 Al Caiola-ic Cocktails all night!
10 pm to 4 am
Free At
Beauty Bar
231 East 14th Street New York, NY 10003
L train to 3rd Ave
*Black Tie Optional

September 2017
Fuzzfest in Portugal
Southern Surf Stompfest at Little Tree studios atlanta
Hampdenfest baltimore


September 2016
Roadtrip anyone?  The buffalo wing festival takes place in Buffalo ny
http://www.buffalowing.com/
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road trip: One stage costs money but the rest are free for this 3 day event in VA Beach VA, free shows
The  Annual Verizon Wireless American Music Festival has parts that are free and parts that are not
http://www.beachstreetusa.com/events/VerizonWirelessAmericanMusicFestival
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Gonerfest in Memphis GONERFEST 13 – – Memphis, TN
amazing garage rock festival
Sept 29 to Oct 2


September 30 to October 2, 2017, Ohana By the Sea, Fort Lauderdale FL


October 3-5, 2017 (check dates)
road trip:
Ponderosa Stomp in New Orleans
Two days of garage rock history and awesomeness


Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Copycat, a night of cover songs presents
Copycat De Lux VIII
A Loving Tribute to Lux Interior and the Cramps
Dj Xerox and special Guest DJ spin crazy covers and rocking remixes of all the songs the Cramps Dug up for us to love
PLUS Live music acts in the back room. Some
of your favorite artists play cover versions of their favorite songs.
Tonights bands
NO COVER
$5 Psychotic Reaction Cocktails all night!
Every 2nd Wednesday! (except for special editions)
at Ottos Shrunken Head, 538 East 14 Street, Near avenue B
9 pm to 4 am
L Train to First Avenue
Copycatnyc.com

Thursday, November 30, 2017
Take off your ascot and slip into something a little more comfortable
Turtleneck! A Retro Futuristic Playground
Join DJs Ursula 1000 and Xerox as we take a trip to back in time to the future!
...Fly with us at supersonic speeds as we take a groovy romp through space age pop, spy soundtracks, tv themes, exotica plus all the swingin tunes from Bedrock all the way to Orbit City.
Go-go by Honeybunny Moneypenny
$5 Al Caiola-ic Cocktails all night!
10 pm to 4 am
Free At
Beauty Bar
231 East 14th Street New York, NY 10003
L train to 3rd Ave
*Black Tie Optional

New Years Day
BILLY MILLER FIRST ANNUAL MEMORIAL NYC BIRTHDAY RECORD SPIN JAN 1
Join us to celebrate Billy's birthday at Friends and Lovers this January 1, starting at 4 PM. Every year pals would end up at our place on the first to blast 45's and yap about the good times. This year, more than ever, we celebrate our record loving Billy Miller-- usual suspects (you know who you are) bring a stack of wax that Billy hepped you to, or some sounds that remind you of him, and let's spin the records and raise a toast in his memory this first year without him. Let the music play on! Love you all... thank you for your friendship and support throughout our trials. Please share!
Sunday, January 1, 2017 
4:00 PM 
Friends and Lovers, 641 Classon Ave, Brooklyn 11238
Hope to see you there with some seven inchers in hand!

Beat Anxiety! with DJ Xerox
10:00pm - 3:00am
Otto's Shrunken Head
538 E 14th St, New York, New York 10009
Its a periodic random Wednesday. Time for another Beat Anxiety! with DJ Xerox pre Turkey edition.
Filthy Devil Music for Deranged Souls.
All 45s from the filthy fifties, swinging 60s, sexy 70's and more.
DJ Xerox is the Host of Otto's long running Copycat Cover Song night every 2nd Wednesday of the Month, and the new Like Wow, Man! Beatnik/Surf party which will be every 4th Wednesday of the Month beginning January 2016