Calendar

SCROLL DOWN FOR DATES. The SideWalk is an ALL AGES venue. There is NO COVER unless specified. Kindly observe the “two-something minimum” and support SideWalk by choosing food/drink from our menu.

Every Monday:

The Sidewalk Open Mic hosted by Somer
The longest-running open mic in NYC!  Come to perform, or just listen.  Anything goes: all genres, spoken word, and performance arts welcome.  Signup at 7:30.  No cover / two-something minimum.

Full Calendar:

Thursday, September 1st, 2016
7:00 pm: Scuttlebugs - folk / freak folk / dreampop - http://scuttlebuggs.bandcamp.com/
8:00 pm: The Match Game - Co-hosted by Chris Calogero and Miss Tiffany Leigh.

The MATCH GAME NYC audience (in teams) earns points by matching answers with two celebrity guests to a series of mostly silly “fill in the blank” questions. The highest-scoring team after two rounds of “matchmaking” wins!
10:30 pm: The Ruderals - folk / punk - https://ruderals.bandcamp.com/releases
Friday, September 2nd, 2016
7:00 pm: Ian Kieffer - singer-songwriter / pop - https://soundcloud.com/iankieffer
8:00 pm: The Fascinators - jazz / swing / jump blues - https://www.facebook.com/thefascinatorsnyc
9:00 pm: Bill Chambers Presents: The Other Show - featuring performances by Tess Henry, Bob Bell, Mary Crosbie, and Don Bajema!
11:00 pm: Nicky Francis
Saturday, September 3rd, 2016
6:00 pm: Chalklit - rock / alt - https://chalklit.bandcamp.com/
7:00 pm: The Nautics
8:00 pm: Johnny Pinhook - classic country & western - https://www.facebook.com/Johnny-Pinhook-and-The-Tobacco-aires-566283020142449
9:00 pm: The Wholly Saints - rockabilly - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sfH9E2ogVd4
10:00 pm: Dive Bombers - heart-breaking rhythm & blues - https://www.facebook.com/The-Dive-Bombers-497483000349287
11:00 pm: The Catch - alt / punk / rock - https://soundcloud.com/the-catch-nyc
11:59 pm: Even Twice - rock - https://www.facebook.com/eventwicerocks
Sunday, September 4th, 2016
5:45 pm: Michele the Italian Psychedelic Poet
6:30 pm: Patrick Collins - folk / alt country / singer-songwriter - https://patrickcollins.bandcamp.com/
8:00 pm: New Comic All-Stars - a collaboration of comics who aspire to bring something new to the stage. We're coming at the "comic game" with punchlines and hooks that'll have you keeled over in fits of laughter. A new lineup every week!

http://www.newcomicallstars.com/
Monday, September 5th, 2016
7:00 pm: Sidewalk Open Mic. Hosted by Somer. Sign up at 7:30. All genres, spoken word, performance arts welcome! No cover / two something minimum.
Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
7:45 pm: Gert
8:30 pm: Jon Freeman - folk / acoustic singer-songwriter - https://soundcloud.com/jon-freeman-music
9:30 pm: Green Tiquor
Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
7:00 pm: AH Presents! - Words For Walter

7 - Liza Charlesworth
7:35 - Annie Sauter
8:20 Tricia Warden
9:10 - Jennifer Blowdryer
10 - Puma Perl & Friends
11 - The Icebergs (featuring Jane LeCroy)

Birthday boy Walter Steding will be making special appearances with his violin throughout the evening.
Thursday, September 8th, 2016
7:00 pm: Edon - singer-songwriter - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZfX1NBPmf0
8:00 pm: The Bristlecone Boys - bluegrass - featuring Charlie Fuertsch (of The Bramble) - https://vimeo.com/157812461
9:00 pm: Sarah Murdoch and Friends - blue grass - https://vimeo.com/167668309
10:00 pm: Michelle Green - pop / funk / R&B singer-songwriter - http://www.michellegmusic.com/
Friday, September 9th, 2016
8:00 pm: Gusher - rock - https://www.facebook.com/gushernyc
9:00 pm: The Immaterialists - renowned two-person mind-reading act- http://www.theimmaterialists.com/
Saturday, September 10th, 2016
7:00 pm: PJ Bruno - folk / acoustic - https://frontierhustle.bandcamp.com/
8:00 pm: LJ Murphy & the Accomplices - rock & roll / soul blues (residency show!) - https://www.reverbnation.com/ljmurphyandtheaccomplices
9:00 pm: CPP and The Band Called FUSE present: The Line Up. - Hip hop & soul rock showcase. Hosted by Silent Knight.
http://bandcalledfuse.com/
http://www.facebook.com/realsilentknight
Sunday, September 11th, 2016
7:00 pm: Blake Pfeil - singer-songwriter - http://www.blakepfeil.com/
8:00 pm: New Comic All-Stars - a collaboration of comics who aspire to bring something new to the stage. We're coming at the "comic game" with punchlines and hooks that'll have you keeled over in fits of laughter. A new lineup every week!

http://www.newcomicallstars.com/
Monday, September 12th, 2016
7:00 pm: Sidewalk Open Mic. Hosted by Somer. Sign up at 7:30. All genres, spoken word, performance arts welcome! No cover / two something minimum.
Tuesday, September 13th, 2016
9:00 pm: She Said Save Me - alt / folk / pop punk from Toronto - https://shesaidsaveme.bandcamp.com
Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
7:00 pm: Katie Skare Trio - singer-songwriter - http://www.katieskaremusic.com/
9:30 pm: Kid & Donkey Punch Groove Armada
10:30 pm: Beat Rhyme Communications Presents - Kid Lucky's Birthday
Thursday, September 15th, 2016
9:00 pm: The Old Man and the C feat. Fluteness and the Beat
10:00 pm: Alex P. - country / roots - https://soundcloud.com/basement-floods-records
Friday, September 16th, 2016
7:00 pm: Mimi Oz - pop / folk - http://mimioz.com/
7:30 pm: Emily Einhorn - rock / folk / pop - https://emilyeinhorn.bandcamp.com/releases
8:00 pm: Zigadoo Moneyclips - SexMoneyAntiPop from Memphis TN - http://www.zigadoomoneyclips.com/
9:25 pm: Mischief Night
10:00 pm: Castle Black - rock / punk - http://www.castleblackmusic.com/
11:00 pm: Lorraine Leckie and Her Demons (Residency) - http://lorraineleckie.com/
Saturday, September 17th, 2016
6:00 pm: National Translation Month Reading - readers TBA. Please check back for updates. http://nationaltranslationmonth.org/
8:00 pm: Violizzy & Friends Presents: Freebo - **note this show will have a cover charge**
10:00 pm: Moon Goddess - rock - https://www.facebook.com/moongoddessband/
Sunday, September 18th, 2016
3:00 pm: Bearded Lady Productions presents "Church With A 2 Drink Minimum" - hosted by Rev. Yolanda (http://www.yolanda.net)
7:00 pm: Jon Sheckler - jazz trio that All About Jazz calls "ones to watch" - http://www.shecklermusic.com/
8:00 pm: New Comic All-Stars - a collaboration of comics who aspire to bring something new to the stage. We're coming at the "comic game" with punchlines and hooks that'll have you keeled over in fits of laughter. A new lineup every week!

http://www.newcomicallstars.com/
Monday, September 19th, 2016
7:00 pm: Sidewalk Open Mic. Hosted by Somer. Sign up at 7:30. All genres, spoken word, performance arts welcome! No cover / two something minimum.
Tuesday, September 20th, 2016
8:30 pm: Scott Tran - singer-songwriter / violinist - http://scotttranmusic.com/
9:30 pm: Whitherward - touring folk duo from Denver - http://www.whitherward.com/
Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
7:30 pm: WORD... The Storytelling Show. People, Stories, Music, Booze! - featuring Michele Carlo, Eddie Brill, Selena Coppock, Kurt Sass, Janet Rosen, Joe Charnitski and music with Glaser Driveevent

WORD official website: http://wordthestorytellingshow.com/
Thursday, September 22nd, 2016
7:00 pm: Sweet Action Comedy Show
8:30 pm: BARE! True Stories of Sex, Desire & Romance - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Bare-True-Stories-of-Sex-Desire-and-Romance/428650313848885

Bare! True Stories of Sex, Desire and Romance brings together storytellers, comedians, sex educators and others to share true tales from their own experiences of sex, desire and romance. With stories as diverse as the people telling them, Bare! opens doors to bedrooms, back seats and dungeons to tell what your mama left out about the birds, bees and in-betweens.

Hosted by Jefferson (One Life Take Two)
10:30 pm: Rizzi - jazz / latin band fronted by Rachel Linkovsky - https://soundcloud.com/rachel-linkovsky
11:30 pm: HESTINA - soulful-folk duo on tour from New Orleans - http://www.hestinamusic.com/
Friday, September 23rd, 2016
8:00 pm: Stephen Michaels - singer-songwriter
9:00 pm: Mac McCarty & Kidd Twist - americana / rock - http://macmccartymusic.com/
10:00 pm: The TarantinosNYC - surf / soul / spy & spaghetti western - http://www.tarantinosnyc.com/
Saturday, September 24th, 2016
7:00 pm: AH Presents! - Anne Husick's Annual Libra Birthday Bash, Part 1

7 - Shel Stewart & the Messengers
8 - Crazy Mary
9 - Rewd Onez
10 - The Cynz
11 - Mora Tau
12 - TBA
Sunday, September 25th, 2016
6:00 pm: Dillon
7:00 pm: ThemBlackstones
8:00 pm: New Comic All-Stars - a collaboration of comics who aspire to bring something new to the stage. We're coming at the "comic game" with punchlines and hooks that'll have you keeled over in fits of laughter. A new lineup every week!

http://www.newcomicallstars.com/
Monday, September 26th, 2016
7:00 pm: Sidewalk Open Mic. Hosted by Somer. Sign up at 7:30. All genres, spoken word, performance arts welcome! No cover / two something minimum.
Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
12:00 pm: Tuli Kupferberg Birthday Celebration - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=13yFXim3PwU
7:30 pm: MELA - folk pop / acoustic - http://melamusic.bandcamp.com/
8:30 pm: Daisy Skelton - singer-songwriter / R&B - https://soundcloud.com/daisyskelton
Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
7:00 pm: Dan Zlotnick - singer-songwriter from Somers, NY - https://soundcloud.com/DanZlotnick
Thursday, September 29th, 2016
7:00 pm: John and Tony of Five Kilted Cats - https://www.facebook.com/5kiltedcats
8:00 pm: HOME (AWAY) Presents - Robert Brashear and Friends
Home (AWAY) Band
DK and the Joy Machine
Victoire Oberkampf

Featuring: Robert Brashear, Esther Ready, Nick Lantigua, Mike Handelman, John Holland, and Liana Gabel
10:00 pm: Tim Mercer - http://www.timmercermusic.com/
Friday, September 30th, 2016
8:00 pm: AH Presents - Anne Husick's Annual Libra Birthday Bash, Part 2

7:30 - Gass Wild Acoustic
8 - No Valentine
9 - Black Cats NYC
10 - Red Gretchen
11 - Wray Cyclers
12 - Alan Merrill Trio
Saturday, October 1st, 2016
9:00 pm: Tribute to Silver Jews: The Natural Bridge
10:00 pm: CPP and The Band Called FUSE present: The Line Up. Hip hop & soul rock showcase. Hosted by Silent Knight. - http://bandcalledfuse.com/ and http://www.facebook.com/realsilentknight
Sunday, October 2nd, 2016
6:00 pm: Dinner & A Show
8:00 pm: New Comic All-Stars - a collaboration of comics who aspire to bring something new to the stage. We're coming at the "comic game" with punchlines and hooks that'll have you keeled over in fits of laughter. A new lineup every week!

http://www.newcomicallstars.com/
Monday, October 3rd, 2016
7:00 pm: Sidewalk Open Mic. Hosted by Somer. Sign up at 7:30. All genres, spoken word, performance arts welcome! No cover / two something minimum.
Tuesday, October 4th, 2016
8:30 pm: Quinn Mills - singer-songwriter - http://www.quinnmillsmusic.com/
9:30 pm: Amanda Fama - acoustic folk / pop singer-songwriter - http://www.amandafama.net/
Wednesday, October 5th, 2016
7:00 pm: AH Presents!
Thursday, October 6th, 2016
6:30 pm: Prose Pros Reading - readers TBA!

https://www.facebook.com/prose.pros
8:00 pm: The Match Game - Co-hosted by Chris Calogero and Miss Tiffany Leigh.

The MATCH GAME NYC audience (in teams) earns points by matching answers with two celebrity guests to a series of mostly silly “fill in the blank” questions. The highest-scoring team after two rounds of “matchmaking” wins!
9:30 pm: Frank Magpie & the Exploded Head Society - psych - https://soundcloud.com/frankmagpie
Friday, October 7th, 2016
8:00 pm: The Fascinators - jazz / swing / jump blues - https://www.facebook.com/thefascinatorsnyc
9:00 pm: Cindy Anderson - singer-songwriter on tour from CA. http://www.cindyalexander.com/
10:00 pm: Quinn Devlin & The Bridge Street Kings - folk / blues / R&B / soul band - https://tackk.com/3uvrm5
Saturday, October 8th, 2016
5:30 pm: Italian American Writers Association (IAWA) Literary Reading Event - IAWA's bi-monthly reading & open mic

$8 Cover includes complimentary beverage

More info at http://iawa.net/
8:00 pm: LJ Murphy & the Accomplices - rock & roll / soul blues (residency show!) - https://www.reverbnation.com/ljmurphyandtheaccomplices
9:00 pm: Mac McCarty & Kidd Twist - americana / rock - http://macmccartymusic.com/
Sunday, October 9th, 2016
7:00 pm: Spring Brooks - blues - https://www.facebook.com/iamspringbrooks
8:00 pm: New Comic All-Stars - a collaboration of comics who aspire to bring something new to the stage. We're coming at the "comic game" with punchlines and hooks that'll have you keeled over in fits of laughter. A new lineup every week!

http://www.newcomicallstars.com/
Monday, October 10th, 2016
7:00 pm: Sidewalk Open Mic. Hosted by Somer. Sign up at 7:30. All genres, spoken word, performance arts welcome! No cover / two something minimum.
Tuesday, October 11th, 2016
9:00 pm: Ben River - singer-songwriter - http://www.benriver.net/
Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
9:00 pm: Bellwire - garage / alt / powerpop - https://bellwire.bandcamp.com/
Thursday, October 13th, 2016
7:00 pm: AH Presents
Friday, October 14th, 2016
7:00 pm: Katie Skare Trio - singer-songwriter - http://www.katieskaremusic.com/
Saturday, October 15th, 2016
7:00 pm: Violizzy & Friends
9:00 pm: Emily Einhorn
10:00 pm: Breadfoot
11:00 pm: Jagged Leaves
11:59 pm: Joe Crow Ryan
Sunday, October 16th, 2016
3:00 pm: Bearded Lady Productions presents "Church With A 2 Drink Minimum" - hosted by Rev. Yolanda (http://www.yolanda.net)
7:00 pm: Jeff Ruby - singer-songwriter / rock - http://www.jeffrubymusic.com/
8:00 pm: New Comic All-Stars - a collaboration of comics who aspire to bring something new to the stage. We're coming at the "comic game" with punchlines and hooks that'll have you keeled over in fits of laughter. A new lineup every week!

http://www.newcomicallstars.com/
Monday, October 17th, 2016
7:00 pm: Sidewalk Open Mic. Hosted by Somer. Sign up at 7:30. All genres, spoken word, performance arts welcome! No cover / two something minimum.
Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
7:30 pm: WORD... The Storytelling Show. People, Stories, Music, Booze! - event website: http://wordthestorytellingshow.com/
Thursday, October 20th, 2016
10:00 pm: Alexi - Philadelphia-based soul/pop singer songwriter - http://www.alexisongs.com/
Friday, October 21st, 2016
5:00 pm: NYC Guitar School Recital
8:00 pm: Jamie Thomas - indie / folk / rock - http://www.jamiethomas.org/
9:00 pm: Sawyer Lawson - funky / rootsy soul folk rock - https://www.presskit.to/sawyerlawsonbsk#/media
10:00 pm: Linda Draper - americana / singer-songwriter - http://www.lindadraper.net
11:00 pm: Lorraine Leckie and Her Demons (Residency) - http://lorraineleckie.com/
Saturday, October 22nd, 2016
7:00 pm: AH Presents
Sunday, October 23rd, 2016
5:00 pm: NSAI Showcase - and open mic (for NSAI members)
https://www.facebook.com/nsainyc
https://www.nashvillesongwriters.com/new-york-city-ny
8:00 pm: New Comic All-Stars - a collaboration of comics who aspire to bring something new to the stage. We're coming at the "comic game" with punchlines and hooks that'll have you keeled over in fits of laughter. A new lineup every week!

http://www.newcomicallstars.com/
Monday, October 24th, 2016
7:00 pm: Sidewalk Open Mic. Hosted by Somer. Sign up at 7:30. All genres, spoken word, performance arts welcome! No cover / two something minimum.
Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
6:00 pm: No Sequel: The Movie http://NoSequelMovie.com

The first—and last— ​election-year-​horror-satire-end-of-the-world-sci-fi rock musical with ​artist discussion​!
Thursday, October 27th, 2016
7:00 pm: Sweet Action Comedy Show
8:30 pm: BARE! True Stories of Sex, Desire & Romance - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Bare-True-Stories-of-Sex-Desire-and-Romance/428650313848885

Bare! True Stories of Sex, Desire and Romance brings together storytellers, comedians, sex educators and others to share true tales from their own experiences of sex, desire and romance. With stories as diverse as the people telling them, Bare! opens doors to bedrooms, back seats and dungeons to tell what your mama left out about the birds, bees and in-betweens.

Hosted by Jefferson (One Life Take Two)
Friday, October 28th, 2016
7:00 pm: AHPresents!
Sunday, October 30th, 2016
8:00 pm: New Comic All-Stars - a collaboration of comics who aspire to bring something new to the stage. We're coming at the "comic game" with punchlines and hooks that'll have you keeled over in fits of laughter. A new lineup every week!

http://www.newcomicallstars.com/