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Carl Banks
THU. 10/22 | 8:00PM @ THE LIVING ROOM
Carl Banks is a melodic nomad, often picking up lyrical ideas from adventures found after scratching the rambling itch. With an open-minded ear for good storytelling and without bias for genre, Carl pools his influences from a wide variety of artists.

Confetti: The Dance Party Halloween Costume Edition
FRI. 10/23 | 10:00PM @ THE BELL HOUSE
It’s the autumn edition of Confetti! Costumes are optional, but always strongly encouraged.
Featuring DJs Average Jo, Battyjack, IZLA and Roze-Royce. Go-Go Dancers!
ADMISSION: $7 before midnight/ $10 after / 21+

Northern Spy Records
Little Water Radio (LWR), an independent radio station located in an open, street-level booth at the Fulton Stall Market on Front Street in South Street Seaport, is now streaming LIVE every weekend while showcasing local events, businesses and residents, including interviews with local artists and musicians and chef demos by neighborhood restaurants.

Halloween Parade and Pumpkin Flotilla
SUN. 10/25 | 3:30PM – 7:00PM @ CENTRAL PARK
Enjoy live music, spooky stories, pumpkin carving demonstrations at this year’s Halloween Parade and Pumpkin Flotilla. Central Park Conservancy’s signature pumpkin flotilla, which sets sail across the Harlem Meer at twilight! Participation is free; all ages are welcome.
ADMISSION: Tickets are not required; RSVP appreciated.

Bed Stuy Bingo w/ Murray Hill & Trixie Little
MON. 10/26 | 8:00PM @ C’MON EVERYBODY
Mister Showbiz, Murray Hill, and Trixie Little are back with another edition of Bed Stuy Bingo! Win a chance at prizes, games and a cash jackpot.

Richard Hell – Massive Pissed Love: Nonfiction 2001-2014
TUE. 10/27 | 7:00PM @ BOOKCOURT
Richard Hell may best be known as a punk icon, a founding member of seminal bands Television, the Heartbreakers, and The Voidoids. But, for decades he’s been a prominent voice in American letters through his novels Go Now and Godlike and his critically acclaimed autobiography, I Dreamed I Was a Very Clean Tramp.

Carrie Brownstein in conversation with Questlove
TUE. 10/27 | 7:00PM @ SAINT VITUS BAR
We love Carrie Brownstein in Sleater-Kinney, we love her on Portlandia, we loved when she used to blog for NPR — and we’re certain we’re going to love her new memoir, Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl. Brownstein will be joined by the one and only Questlove of The Roots.

Antibalas, The Funk Ark
WED. 10/28 | 8:00PM @ BROOKLYN BOWL
Eighteen years ago, the seeds of Antibalas were sown in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. This October, the band will return to its old stomping grounds for four consecutive Wednesdays at the Brooklyn Bowl.

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