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Webster Hall

  1. concert review
    Jay-Z Continues to Lay Out the Blueprint for How to Age in Rap With B-Sides 2As Jay told the crowd, he can’t help it if his B sides are A sides.
  2. music
    Jay-Z, Patti Smith, and More Will Perform at the Reopened Webster HallBig-name artists are heading back to the venue.
  3. last night’s gig
    Kings of Leon Literally Light Sex on Fire at Album-Release Show!Caleb let loose with a barrage of leonine, pelvic love pumps that sent women (and men) into hormonal fits.
  4. last night’s gig
    Butthole Surfers, Playing With School of Rockers, Incite Anarchy Just Like Old TimesLast night at Webster Hall, the Butthole Surfers left us with a (slightly assy) taste of their legendarily chaotic early shows.
  5. last night’s gig
    Breeders Sisters Go Doublemint at Birthday ShowFront-lady sisters Kim and Kelley Deal are not only twins, but also Geminis, whose astrological symbol represents the twin!
  6. last night’s gig
    The Hold Steady Test Their Hometown Fans at ShowFor a bit, it was business as usual: Finn herking and jerking as the band churned behind him, shuffling his feet like he was building up static energy, doing those dainty little one-eighth claps.
  7. last night’s gig
    Atmosphere’s Slug Manages Not to Soil Himself Onstage“Every time I get onstage,” Atmosphere’s Sean “Slug” Daley told last night’s Webster Hall audience, “I’m gonna shit, literally.”
  8. last night’s gig
    Jens Lekman to New York: Drop DeadGood vibes and positive jams abounded at Lekman’s show — right up until 10:30.
  9. last night’s gig
    Unexpectedly, Tortoise Rocks Webster HallToward the end of last night’s Tortoise show at Webster Hall, what had been an adventurous, enervating night of instrumental math-rock turned unexpectedly into a heavy-metal rock-a-thon.
  10. last night’s gig
    Jarvis Cocker, Still Sarcastic After All These Years