French bands Revolver and Chateau Marmont bring vintage-sounding folkiness and electro, respectively, to the Launchpad tonight. The latter will have some very impressive Phil Collins remixes in tow. The show begins at 9 p.m. with a performance by Ekscalico. Ten dollars gets you into this 21-and-over event.
The Musical Hands
Progressions, prog-rock and piano
Daily Word 2.17.11: Trader Joe’s hates farm workers, global protest fever, Phil Collins Day Parade
APD union is holding a “no-confidence” vote today in honor of Public Safety Director Darren White.
Peaceful protests in Bahrain crushed by modern, moderate government’s violence.
BP says Gulf oil spill settlements are too generous.
Weird food: Snack-cake sliders
Photo essay: AP photographer documents New Delhi coal scavengers.
From my sister: These porcelain dolls are amazing, creepy and expensive. (NSFW...UYWATWA)
No one cares that Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz are divorcing.
Islanders prepare to abandon their sinking country.
Of course Brooklyn had a Phil Collins Day Parade.
Hair and makeup looks from New York Fashion Week, so far.
Ubiquitous “caramel color” in sodas will give you cancer and mess with your genitals.
The secret to Trader Joe’s cheapness? The company doesn’t care about farm workers.