This Week in Black Rock

For TWIBR submissions, email artist name, venue name, city and date to: brcmembersinfo@gmail.com by noon every Tuesday.



THIS WEEK (bold denotes BRC member or recent collaborator)


 


 

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10


 

  • RAPHAEL SAADIQ @ MUSIC HALL OF WILLIAMSBURG, BROOKLYN, NY
  • AKIE BERMISS @ ROCKWOOD MUSIC HALL (STAGE 3), NYC
  • ALI CALDWELL/DIVINITY ROXX @ THE CUTTING ROOM, NYC
  • GARY CLARK JR. @ MALKIN BOWL, VANCOUVER, BC, CAN
  • KING’S X @ HIRSCH, NUREMBERG, GRM
 


WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11


  • THE SELECTER @ GRAMERCY THEATRE, NYC
  • JUDAS PRIESTESS F/ MILITIA VOX @ OCEAN CITY BIKE WEEK KICK-OFF PARTY, OCEAN CITY, MD
  • SON LITTLE @ BLUEBERRY HILL, ST. LOUIS, MO
  • BILAL @ THE JACK LONDON REVUE, PORTLAND, OR
  • BEN HARPER & THE INNOCENT CRIMINALS @ HOLLYWOOD BOWL, HOLLYWOOD, CA, With Neneh Cherry
  • PROPHETS OF RAGE @ THE MAYAN THEATER, LOS ANGELES, CA (through 9/12)
  • KING’S X @ COLOS-SAAL, ASCHAFFENBUR


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12


  • THE SELECTER @ ONCE BALLROOM, SOMERVILLE, MA
  • BILAL @ NECTAR LOUNGE, SEATTLE, WA


 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 


  • TANK & THE BANGAS @ EMERGE FESTIVAL, BIRMINGHAM, AL
  • THE SELECTER @ THE KENT STAGE, KENT, OH
  • ERIC GALES BAND @ KNUCKLEHEAD’S, KANSAS CITY, MO
  • GARY CLARK JR. @ McMENAMIN’S EDGEFIELD AMPITHEATER, TROUTDALE, OR
  • MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ CESAR CHAVEZ PARK, SACRAMENTO, CA
  • BILAL @ HARLOW’S, SACRAMENTO, CA
  • BEN HARPER & THE INNOCENT CRIMINALS @ THE ARLINGTON THEATER, SANTA BARBARA, CA
  • KING’S X @ CULTUURPODIUM BOERDERIJ, ZOETERMEER, NTL


 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 14


  • KOOL KEITH/THE 1865 @ EL CORTEZ, NYC
  • GEORGE CLINTON & PARLIAMENT-FUNKADELIC @ OCEAN MIST, NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI, With Fishbone, Galactic and Dumpstaphunk
  • VAN HUNT @ GRANADA HOTEL, DALLAS, TX
  • GARY CLARK JR, @ LES SCHWAB AMPHITHEATER, BEND OR
  • MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ PERIGOT PARK, BLUE LAKE, CA
  • BILAL @ YOSHI’S, OAKLAND, CA (through 9/15)
  • LISA FISCHER & GRAND BATON @ SF JAZZ, SAN FRANCISCO, CA
  • BEN HARPER & THE INNOCENT CRIMINALS @ SONOMA HARVEST MUSIC FESTIVAL, GLEN ALLEN, CA, With Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Jessy Wilson
  • BLAK EMOJI: SOLO @ THE HALL, SHEFFIELD, UK
  • KING’S X @ FABRIK, HAMBURG, GRM


 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 15


  • JEFFREY GAINES @ MACTIVITY FITNESS CENTER, NEW HAVEN, CT
  • ERIC GALES @ B.B. KING’S, MEMPHIS, TN
  • SON LITTLE @ PONYBOY AT TOWER THEATER, OKLAHOMA CITY, OK
  • VAN HUNT @ THE GREEN ROOM AT WAREHOUSE LIVE, HOUSTON, TX
  • THE SELECTER @ THE MARQUIS THEATER, DENVER, CO
  • GARY CLARK JR. @ GRAND SIERRA RESORT & CASINO, RENO, NV
  • KING’S X @ DIE KANTEEN, KOLN, GRM


 

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16

  • BLAK EMOJI: SOLO @ THE RETRO, MANCHESTER, UK


 

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17


 
  • ERIC GALES BAND @ MOJO’S BONEYARD, EVANSVILLE, IN
  • GARY CLARK JR. @ BELLY UP ASPEN, ASPEN, CO
  • THE SELECTER @ THE MEZZANINE, SAN FRANCISCO, CA
  • KING’S X @ TRAMSHED, CARDIFF, UK
  • BLAK EMOJI: SOLO @ FIDDLER’S ELBOW, LONDON, UK


WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18

  • BRITTANY HOWARD @ THE RIVERSIDE THEATER, MILWAUKEE, WI
  • THE SELECTER @ CASBAH, SAN DIEGO, CA (through 9/19)
  • KING’S X @ RESCUE ROOMS, NOTTINGHAM, UK


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19


 
  • MICHEAL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ BUD LIGHT AMPHITHEATER AT PAPER MILL ISLAND, BALDWINSVILLE, NY
  • BRITTANY HOWARD @ PALACE THEATER, ST. PAUL, MN
  • TANK & THE BANGAS @ WHITE OAK MUSIC HALL, HOUSTON, TX
  • BILAL @ DAZZLE JAZZ CLUB, DENVER, CO


 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20


  • MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ HAMPTON BEACH CASINO BALLROOM, HAMPTON BEACH, NH
  • ERIC GALES @ C2G MUSIC HALL, FT. WAYNE, IN
  • VAN HUNT @ NICKLE PLATE DISTRICT AMPHITHEATER, FISHERS, IN
  • BRITTANY HOWARD @ RIVIERA THEATRE, CHICAGO, IL
  • VAN HUNT @ NICKEL PLATE DISTRICT AMPHITHEATER, FISHERS, IN
  • TANK & THE BANGAS @ EMO’S EAST, AUSTIN, TX
  • THE SELECTER @ SAINTE ROCKE, HERMOSA BEACH, CA
  • KING’S X @ THE PICTUREDOME, HOLMFIRTH, UK


 

COMING UP

WORD*ROCK*SWORD: A CELEBRATION OF WOMEN’S LIVES @ LE POISSON ROGUE, NYC, 9/21, w/Alsarah, Arooj Aftab, Taina Asili, Kala Brame, Christelle Durand, Rachel Eckroth, Nona Hendryx, Tamar-kali, Lyris Hung, Ganessa James, Roya Marsh, Morley, Toshi ReagonRimarkable
 
FANTASTIC NEGRITO @ SEA.HEAR.NOW FESTIVAL (BRADLEY PARK), ASBURY, PARK, NJ, 9/21-22, With The Dave Matthews Band, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, The Lumineers, The B-52s, The Struts, Sharon Van Etten, Cat Power and more
 
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ GREENWICH WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL (ROGER SHERMAN BALDWIN PARK), GREENWICH, CT, 9/21
 
JEFFREY GAINES @ WEST READING FALL FESTIVAL, READING, PA, 9/21
FUNKATEER’S BALL @ BETHESDA BLUES & JAZZ SUPPER CLUB, BETHESDA, MD, 9/21, With Clip Payne & 420 Mob, Mike Hampton
 
TANK & THE BANGAS @ TREES, DALLAS, TX, 9/21
THE SELECTER @ THE GLASS HOUSE, POMONA, CA, 9/21
KING’S X @ SAGE GATESHEAD HALL 2, SALFORD KEYES, UK, 9/21
 
VAN HUNT @ MILKBOY, PHILADELPHIA, PA, 9/22
TANK & THE BANGAS @ REVOLUTION MUSIC ROOM, LITTLE ROCK, AR, 9/22
BRITTANY HOWARD @ REBEL TORONTO, TORONTO, QBC, CAN, 9/22
KING’S X @ GARAGE, GLASGOW, UK, 9/22
BRITTANY HOWARD @ THE BEACON THEATER, NYC, 9/24
 
MUSICIANS FOR MUSICIANS PUBLIC FORUM @ WINGSPAN ARTS, NYC, 9/24
GARY CLARK JR. @ COMERICA THEATRE, PHOENIX, AZ, 9/24
KING’S X @ ACADEMY 2, MANCHESTER, UK, 9/24
JANELLE MONAE @ THE ROOFTOP AT PIER 17, NYC, 9/25
BRITTANY HOWARD @ HOUSE OF BLUES-BOSTON, BOSTON, MA, 9/25
BEN HARPER & THE INNOCENT CRIMINALS @ CAIN’S BALLROOM, TULSA, OK, 9/25
TANK & THE BANGAS @ MEOW WOLF, SANTA FE, NM, 9/25
KING’S X @ KK’S STEEL MILL, WOLVERHAMPTON, UK, 9/25
TANK & THE BANGAS @ THE VAN BUREN, PHOENIX, AZ, 9/26
BILAL @ IRIDIUM, NYC, 9/27-28
 
BRITTANY HOWARD @ THE FILLMORE-PHILADELPHIA, PA, 9/27
ERIC GALES BAND @ DEPOT DAYS, NEWPORT, AR, 9/27
BEN HARPER & THE INNOCENT CRIMINALS @ THE SYLVEE, MADISON, WI, 9/27
BOB JAMES/DAVID SANBORN/MARCUS MILLER @ MUSICAL INSTRUMENT MUSEUM, PHOENIX, AZ, 9/27, “Double Vision Revisited Tour”

GARY CLARK JR. @ SANTA BARBARA BOWL, SANTA BARBARA, CA, 9/27

KING’S X @ CAMBRIDGE JUNCTION, CAMBRIDGE, UK, 9/27
THE SELECTER @ DE ROMA, BORGERHOUT, BLG, 9/27
KISS THE SKY: A RE-CREATION OF JIMI HENDRIX @ POLLAK THEATRE, WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ, 9/27
 
ERIC GALES BAND @ BOGALUSA BLUES FESTIVAL (CASSIDY PARK), BOGALUSA, LA, 9/28
BEN HARPER & THE INNOCENT CRIMINALS @ ROOTS N BLUES N BBQ, COLUMBIA, MO, 9/28
BOB JAMES/DAVID SANBORN/MARCUS MILLER @ HUMPHREY’S BY THE BEACH, SAN DIEGO, CA, 9/28, “Double Vision Revisited Tour”

KING’S X @ THE WATERFRONT, NORWICH, UK, 9/28

THE SELECTER @ DYNAMO SAAL, ZURICH, SWZ, 9/28
TANK & THE BANGAS @ CRYSTAL BAY CASINO, CRYSTAL BAY, NV, 9/29
BOB JAMES/DAVID SANBORN/MARCUS MILLER @ MONTEREY JAZZ FESTIVAL, MONTEREY, CA, 9/29, “Double Vision Revisited Tour”
GARY CLARK JR. @ HOLLYWOOD BOWL, HOLLYWOOD, CA, 9/29
KING’S X @ ISLINGTON ASSEMBLY HALL, LONDON, UK, 9/29
THE SELECTER @ LES DOCKS, LAUSANNE, SWZ, 9/29
TANK & THE BANGAS @ MUSIC BOX, SAN DIEGO, CA, 10/1
 
BLAK EMOJI @ NUBLU, NYC, 10/2
LAKE STREET DIVE @ LEBANON OPERA HOUSE, LEBANON, NH, 10/2, Opening for Alwyn Robinson

SHEILA E. @ SONY HALL, NYC, 10/3

ROBERT GLASPER OCTOBER RESIDENCY @ THE BLUE NOTE, NYC, 10/3-11/3
TANK & THE BANGAS @ THE FONDA THEATER, LOS ANGELES, CA, 10/3
LAKE STREET DIVE @ DCU CENTER, WORCESTER, MA, 9/4, Opening for The Avett Brothers

TANK & THE BANGAS @ SOHO RESTAURANT & MUSIC CLUB, SANTA BARBARA, CA, 10/4

LAKE STREET DIVE @ BARCLAYS CENTER, BROOKLYN, NY, 10/5, Opening for The Avett Brothers
BRITTANY HOWARD @ AUSTIN CITY LIMITS MUSIC FESTIVAL, AUSTIN, TX, 10/5 & 10/12
 
LAKE STREET DIVE @ PALACE THEATER, ALBANY, NY, 10/6, With Madison Cunningham
AMITTAI BLAKK @ SNUG HARBOR, CHARLOTTE, NC, 10/7
LAKE STREET DIVE @ COLLEGE STREET MUSIC HALL, NEW HAVEN, CT, 10/8, With Madison Cunningham

TANK & THE BANGAS @ McMENAMINS CRYSTAL BALLROOM, PORTLAND, OR, 10/8

BRITTANY HOWARD @ ACE THEATER, LOS ANGELES, CA, 10/8-9
TANK & THE BANGAS @ KNITTING FACTORY-BOISE, BOISE, ID, 10/9
LAKE STREET DIVE @ HARVESTER PERFORMANCE CENTER, ROCKY MOUNT, VA, 10/10, With Madison Cunningham
LAKE STREET DIVE @ THE NATIONAL, RICHMOND, VA, 10/11-12, With Madison Cunningham

TANK & THE BANGAS @ GOTHIC THEATER, ENGLEWOOD, CO, 10/11 

FISHBONE @ AFTERSHOCK FESTIVAL (DISCOVERY PARK), SACRAMENTO, CA, 10/11-13
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ THE FOX THEATER, OAKLAND, CA, 10/11
BOB JAMES/DAVID SANBORN/MARCUS MILLER @ STALLER CENTER FOR THE ARTS (SUNY STONY BROOK), STONY BROOK, NY, 10/12, “Double Vision Revisited Tour”
AFROPUNK ATLANTA @ 787 WINDSOR, ATLANTA, GA, 10/12-13, Featuring Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals, Brittany Howard, FKA Twigs, Fantastic Negrito, Danny Brown and more
 
TANK & THE BANGAS @ THE FOX THEATER, BOULDER, CO, 10/12
CHRISTIAN SCOTT @ BLUE NOTE, NYC, 10/13
LAKE STREET DIVE @ GREENFIELD LAKE AMPHITHEATRE, WILMINGTON, NC, 10/13, With Madison Cunningham

BRITTANY HOWARD @ AFROPUNK ATLANTA, ATLANTA, GA, 10/13

BILAL @ CITY WINERY-CHICAGO, CHICAGO, IL, 10/13
TANK & THE BANGAS @ THE TRUMAN, KANSAS CITY, MO, 10/14
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ GOLDEN STATE THEATRE, MONTEREY, CA, 10/14
LAKE STREET DIVE @ SUNOCO THEATER (WHITAKER CENTER), HARRISBURG, PA, 10/15, With Madison Cunningham
TANK & THE BANGAS @ FIRST AVENUE, MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 10/15
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ GRASS VALLEY CENTER FOR THE ARTS, GRASS VALLEY, CA, 10/15
TANK & THE BANGAS @ METRO, CHICAGO, IL, 10/16
RAPHAEL SAADIQ @ LES DOCKS, LAUSANNE, SWZ, 10/16
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ AVALON THEATRE, GRAND JUNCTION, CO, 10/17
LAKE STREET DIVE @ DANFORTH MUSIC HALL, TORONTO, ONT, CAN, 10/17, With Mmeadows

MESHELL NDEGEOCELLO @ VOGUE THEATRE, VANCOUVER, BC, CAN, 10/17

KISS THE SKY: A RE-CREATION OF JIMI HENDRIX @ DARRYL’S HOUSE, PAWLING, NY, 10/18
LAKE STREET DIVE @ ASBURY HALL AT BABEVILLE, BUFFALO, NY, 10/18, With Mmeadows
 
TANK & THE BANGAS @ RAMS HEAD THEATRE, BALTIMORE, MD, 10/18
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ MISSION BALLROOM, DENVER, CO, 10/18
 
MESHELL NDEGEOCELLO @ ARLENE SCHNITZER CONCERT HALL, PORTLAND, OR, 10/18
RAPHAEL SAADIQ @ DOORNROOSJJE, NIIJMEGEN, NTR, 10/18
TANK & THE BANGAS @ THE APOLLO THEATER, NYC, 10/19
LAKE STREET DIVE @ SMITH OPERA HOUSE, GENEVA, NY, 10/19, With Mmeadows
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ RUSHMORE PLAZA CIVIC AUDITORIUM, RAPID CITY, SD, 10/19 

MESHELL NDEGEOCELLO @ THE PARAMOUNT THEATRE, SEATTLE, WA, 10/19

TANK & THE BANGAS @ ROYALE, BOSTON, MA, 10/20
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ CROSSROADSKC, KANSAS CITY, MO, 10/21
 
MESHELL NDEGEOCELLO @ MONDAVI CENTER (UC DAVIS), DAVIS, CA, 10/21
TOM MORELLO & THE ATLAS UNDERGROUND @ VARSITY THEATER, MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 10/21
TANK & THE BANGAS @ THEATER OF THE LIVING ARTS, PHILADELPHIA, PA, 10/22
TOM MORELLO & THE ATLAS UNDERGROUND @ THE VIC THEATER, CHICAGO, IL, 10/22
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ STATE THEATRE, MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 10/22
MESHELL NDEGEOCELLO @ FOX THEATER, OAKLAND, CA, 10/22
RAPHAEL SAADIQ @ THEATER ROTTERDAM, ROTTERDAM, NTR, 10/22
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ DES MOINES CIVIC CENTER, DES MOINES, IA, 10/23
RAPHAEL SAADIQ @ COLUMBIA THEATER, BERLIN, GRM, 10/23
TOM MORELLO & THE ATLAS UNDERGROUND @ SUWANNEE HULAWEEN, LIVE OAK, FL, 10/24
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ CONCORD MUSIC HALL, CHICAGO, IL, 10/24
 
RAPHAEL SAADIQ @ PARADISO, AMSTERDAM, NTR, 10/24
BLAK EMOJI @ FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, NYC, 10/25, “The Influences”
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ ROYAL OAK MUSIC THEATRE, ROYAL OAK, IL, 10/25
YASIIN BEY @ THE GREEK THEATER, BERKLEY, CA, 10/25, “20th Anniversary Of ‘Black On Both Sides’;” With Erykah Badu, Busta Rhymes, Slick Rick, Souls Of Mischief, DJ Big Von and special surprise guests
LISA FISCHER & GRAND BATON @ SEGERSTROM CENTER FOR THE ARTS, COSTA MESA, CA, 10/25
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ OLD FORESTER’S PARISTOWN HALL, LOUISVILLE, KY, 10/26
TOM MORELLO & THE ATLAS UNDERGROUND @ HARD HALLOWEEN, RED ROCKS, MORRISON, CO, 10/26
RAPHAEL SAADIQ @ BLUESFEST 2019 (INDIGO AT O2), LONDON, UK, 10/26
RAPHAEL SAADIQ @ ROCKHAL, BELVAL, LUX, 10/27
TOM MORELLO & THE ATLAS UNDERGROUND @ EMO’S, AUSTIN, TX, 10/28
RAPHAEL SAADIQ @ HET DEPOT, LEUVEN, BLG, 10/28
TOM MORELLO & THE ATLAS UNDERGROUND @ HOUSE OF BLUES-DALLAS, DALLAS, TX, 10/29
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ RIVERFRONT LIVE, CINCINATTI, OH, 10/30
 
PUNK BLACK ALT FEST 2019 @ STAR BAR/UNION EAV, ATLANTA, GA, 10/30-11/2
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD @ AGORA THEATRE, CLEVELAND, OH, 10/31



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