Category Archive: Live Video

The Yellow Dogs at Brooklyn Bowl, 23 October 2013, Brooklyn

Hailing from Iran, The Yellow Dogs story is quite interesting.  Their use of westernized instruments and subject matter prompted the Iranian government to deem their music illegal.  Years later the band have settled… Continue reading

Les Savy Fav, Delorean, Small Black at House of Vans, 29 August 2013, Brooklyn

The final Vans House Parties in Brooklyn took place on Thursday with Les Savy Fav, Spain’s Delorean, and Small Black, who just happened to be the special guest….best surprise ever. Small Black were… Continue reading

Bambara at 285 Kent Ave, 27 August 2013, Brooklyn

Pics and a video of Bambara on Tuesday night at 285 Kent Ave in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The brothers Reid and Blaze Bateh with bassist William Brookshire put on an intense sound of extreme… Continue reading

Kid Dynamite’s Final Show and More at House of Vans, 15 August 2013, Brooklyn

Thurday’s Vans House Party at the House of Vans in Brooklyn with Philly’s Kid Dynamite, Joyce Manor, Red Hare, and Swearin’ was an intense night with some hardcore kids going at it like… Continue reading

Titus Andronicus, Ducktails, Juan Wauters at RiverRocks, 8 August 2013, NYC

RiverRocks Pier 84 final show of the season ended on a miraculously dry day.  Rain poured for a bit, but dried up by the time opener Juan Wauters started. Simple and melodic, with… Continue reading

Osheaga Music Festival – Recap and Fashion! 2-4 August 2013, Montreal

Osheaga Music Festival happened this past weekend at Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal, Canada.  Becoming one of the fastest growing music festivals around by bringing in big names like Vampire Weekend, Macklemore & Ryan… Continue reading

Foxygen and More at RiverRocks 2013 Concert, 25 July 2013, NYC

RiverRocks free concert series continued Thursday with Foxygen, Thao and the Get Down Stay Down, and The Aves (pronounced with a long A, like raves). Foxygen was so fun to shoot.  Singer Sam… Continue reading

!!! and Classixx at House of Vans, 18 July 2013, Brooklyn

!!! (Chk Chk Chk) and Classixx performed on a dangerously hot Thursday at the House of Vans in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.  The steamy warehouse provided a patio as the only source of ventilation for… Continue reading

Generationals, Sallie Ford, Waxahatchee at RiverRocks 2013 Concert, 11 July 2013, NYC

New Orleans’ Generationals headlined Thursday night’s Hudson River Park’s RiverRocks 2013 concert series at Pier 84.  All I can say is, it was pretty good. No, that’s a lie.  It was BEYOOOOND pretty… Continue reading

Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Bass Drum of Death at Seaport Music Festival, 28 June 2013, NYC

Seaport Music Festival’s show Friday night featured Unknown Mortal Orchestra and Bass Drum of Death.  Death and mortality…YIKES! No worries though, the show was a sensation.  Up first was Bass Drum of Death… Continue reading

PAWS and White Fence at the Seaport Music Festival, 14 June 2013, NYC

Some shots from this Friday’s Seaport Music Festival show with Scotland’s PAWS and California’s White Fence. No rain, thankfully, was in the forecast which made for a pleasant evening.  PAWS started out the… Continue reading

Firehorse Private Showcase at ACME Studios, 30 May 2013, Bklyn

Brooklyn’s Firehorse performed a private showcase at ACME Studio in Brooklyn Thursday night.  Aside from hors d’oeuvres and drinks, guests were treated to tunes from singer/songwriter Leah Siegel’s upcoming second album ‘Pills from… Continue reading

Ocean View at the Cake Shop, 24 May 2013, NYC

Copenhagen, Denmark band Ocean View played the Cake Shop last night in New York City. There’s really not much info on these garage punk Danes other than they formed in 2011, belong to… Continue reading

Save the Date – Palma Violets Play Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn on 9 May 2013

This is one you’ll definitely want to mark your calendars for, Palma Violets on 9 May 2013 at the Music Hall of Williamsburg in Brooklyn.  Loud, energetic, and British.  ‘Nuff said! If you’re… Continue reading

What To Do Wednesday??? Go See Capsula at Brooklyn Bowl (West Coast Tour Dates Too) – 27 March 2013

Need something to do for hump day this week?  Go see Capsula! The Argentinian trio are stopping by NYC (from their current residence in Bilbao, Spain) before they head off for a west… Continue reading

CHVRCHES and Dan Croll at Mercury Lounge, NYC, 18 March 2013

The snow (pellets) were flying at warp speed as I trudged on over to the Mercury Lounge tonight for an early show.  On the bill –  CHVRCHES and Dan Croll.  The show was… Continue reading

Small Black, Heavenly Beat, Imperial Topaz at 285 Kent Ave, Brooklyn, 8 March 2013

I am a woman of my words.  Small Black played Friday night at 285 Kent Ave in Brooklyn and they were amazing.  All I can say is, I am so glad they delivered.… Continue reading

Hey! What Are You Doing Saturday Night? Go See PAWS in Brooklyn, 9 March 2013

PAWS play Saturday night at Shea Stadium Brooklyn.  They’re Scottish, so if anything, go just to hear them speak. Here’s a previous post I did of them: https://tearntanfiles.com/2013/03/06/paws-dinowalrus-ovlov-at-glasslands-gallery-brooklyn-5-march-2013/ Here’s what they sound like:… Continue reading

PAWS, Dinowalrus, Ovlov at Glasslands Gallery, Brooklyn, 5 March 2013

Scotland’s PAWS performed Tuesday evening at Glasslands Gallery in Brooklyn.  The trio were punchy, intense, and powerful.  The crowd, a bit light in attendance, showed some love though, as they shouted for more… Continue reading

Palma Violets Live @ Shea Stadium BK, 19 January 2013

UK’s Palma Violets performed at Live @ Shea Stadium Brooklyn last night to a packed and sweaty room full of moshing, dancing, and back hand Xs.  Lotsa of youngins in the crowd, and… Continue reading