‘Tis the holiday season and the NYC music scene is the gift that keeps on giving. Here are a few of the shows we’re stoked to close out the year (and decade) with…


12.2 The Jelly Holiday Party ft. Bridget Barkan, Nick Sinckler, Tatiana Owens, Skye, Raycee Jones and more @ C’mon Everybody – info and tix

12.3 Kate Yeagar, Skout, Kelsey Hunter @ Rockwood Music Hall (Stage 3) – info and tix

12.3 LVRBOY @ Rockwood Music Hall (Stage 3) – info and tix

12.3 New Myths, Katya Lee @ Berlin – info and tix

12.3 Pale Ramon, Jeff Taylor, Miles Francis @ Union Pool – info and tix

12.4 Raycee Jones @ Nublu – info and tix

12.4 Gabriel Birnbaum LP release w/ Katie Von Schleicher, Uni Ika Ai @ The Sultan Room – info and tix

12.6 Whiner, TV OD, Lola Pistola @ The Living Gallery – info and tix

12.6 Yella Belly Boogalo @ The Broadway (FREE!) – info

12.7 Jelly Kelly EP Release w/ Whiner, Cindy Cane, Pink Mexico @ Trans Pecos – info and tix

12.7 Your Neighbor’s Backyard: Brooklyn Winter 2019 @ Secret Location in Crown Heights – info and tix

12.7 Voices on the Hudson: Raye Zaragoza & Caitlin Mahoney @ City Winery – info and tix

12.7 Deep Sea Peach Tree, QWAM, The Down & Outs, Lackdazies @ Our Wicked Lady – info and tix

12.8 Babes All Rock Fest 2019 ft. New Myths + many more @ Trans Pecos – info and tix

12.8 Pete’s Turns 20 with Bandits on the Run + more @ Pete’s Candy Store – info

12.10 Canción Franklin & The Fam Band at 11th St. Bar – info and tix

12.11 Don’t F*ck With Us, Don’t F*ck Without Us: Happy Hour for Planned Parenthood @ Elsewhere Loft – info and tix

12.11 The Wants, Godcaster, Safer, Extra Special @ Our Wicked Lady (rooftop) – info and tix

12.11 Rae Isla, Daisy the Great, Gold Child @ Rough Trade – info and tix

12.12 Look At My Records!: 100th Episode Celebration w/ Pynkie, Queue, 50 ft. Furies, Shred Flintstone @ Pet Shop – info and tix

12.12 Bailen @ Bowery Ballroom – info and tix

12.12 Suburban Living, Monograms, KORINE @ Baby’s All Right – info and tix

12.13 Snack Cat & Generations – A Family Affair @ BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center – info and tix

12.13 Sad American Night @ Rockwood Music Hall (stage 1) – info

12.14 Covey, Frog @ Rough Trade – info and tix

12.14 The Christmas Show Episode 5 w/ hunter & wolfe, Madam West, Twiga, and RVBY MY DEAR @ Pete’s Candy Store – info and tix

12.16 Stello w/ Guests @ Baby’s All Right – info and tix

12.17 Ray McGale Christmas Show @ Rockwood Music Hall (Stage 3) – info

12.18 Atlas Engine Single Release show w/ Desert Sharks, Shadow Monster and Climates @ Our Wicked Lady – info and tix

12.18 DEYO Album Release + Modern Diet Single Release @ The Sultan Room – info and tix

12.18 Ben Special, Marinara, The Aberdeen, Devin et. al @ Pianos – info and tix

12.18 Grace Ludmila, Gesserit, Katy Rea, Hava @ Alphaville – info and tix

12.19 Silent Night Fest ft. Pronoun, Beauty Queen, Charles Fauna, The Vaughns @ Elsewhere Zone One – info and tix

12.19 The Wild Honey Pie Presents: A Holiday Dinner Party with Samantha Urbani @ ELA Taverna Williamsburg – info and tix

12.20 Tall Juan, Future Punx @ Knitting Factory – info and tix

12.21 Mary Vision, Girl Skin, Birds, Gesserit @ Alphaville – info and tix

12.21 On the Sun – Rockwood Music Hall (Stage 2) – info

12.29 The Movielife, Somerset Thrower, Victory Garden, Sharkswimmer – info and tix


This list is, as always, a work in progress! Got a show we need to know about? Let us know!

Feature image: terrible iphone photo of excellent band, Atlas Engine, at The Gutter

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