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:

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
6:30 pm: Him 'n Her - alt / pop - https://soundcloud.com/himnhermusic
7:30 pm: MELA - folk pop / acoustic - http://melamusic.bandcamp.com/
8:30 pm: Daisy Skelton - singer-songwriter / R&B - https://soundcloud.com/daisyskelton
9:30 pm: Brian Pelter
Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
7:00 pm: Dan Zlotnick - singer-songwriter from Somers, NY - https://soundcloud.com/DanZlotnick
8:00 pm: Forest Beutel - Americana Blues one man band based out of Tacoma, WA - http://www.forestmarekbeutel.com
9:00 pm: Greenfield - http://greenfieldband.net/
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/
11:00 pm: Tom Van Stockum - alt country / americana / folk - http://tomvanstockum.com/
Friday, September 30th, 2016
7:00 pm: AH Presents - Anne Husick's Annual Libra Birthday Bash, Part 2

7:30 - Gass Wild (solo acoustic)
8 - No Valentine
9 - Black Cats NYC
10 - RED GRETCHEN
11 - WrayCyclers
12 - Alan Merrill
Saturday, October 1st, 2016
6:00 pm: MUTHA Tongue at LitCrawl - Voices from Modern Parenthood

Diverse perspectives on keeping it real with kids--with readings by Elisa Albert, Emily Gould, Mira Jacob, Jade Sanchez-Ventura--and cartoonists Emily Flake Pastore and Lisa Lim, screening comics live!

Co-presented by Mutha Magazine, Pen Parentis, and The Brooklyn Players Reading Society, in coordination with PEN America's #LitCrawl #NYC!

"Lit Crawl has become a permanent and highly anticipated fixture on New York City’s packed literary calendar. Lit Crawl NYC brings literature to the streets via brainy readings and wacky events such as Literary Pictionary and Nerd Jeopardy alongside Tarot card readings, Flash portraiture, mobile photo booths, music from publishing house bands, and hundreds of other events full of readers, writers, fun-loving boozers, and all-around literary mayhem."
8:00 pm: Walter Ego - Brit pop / rock - http://walteregomusic.com/
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
5:00 pm: Trae Sheehan - folk / acoustic / americana - http://tsheehanmusic.bandcamp.com/
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! - Hump Day Hang

7 - TBA
8 - The Amazing Pipptones
9 - Blu Skyyzz (featuring Zandrina Stewart aka Little Sexy)
10 - Giant Flying Turtles
11 - TBA
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
10:30 pm: Sarah Thomas - jazz - https://vimeo.com/167515474
Friday, October 7th, 2016
7:00 pm: Stephanie Rearick - "Amanda Palmer gone psychedelic and retro" (Keyboard Magazine) - on tour from Wisconsin - http://stephanierearick.com
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
11:00 pm: BoyBand - acoustic - https://soundcloud.com/boybandmusic
11:59 pm: Freeze Frame - hip hop - http://freezeframe.bandcamp.com
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/
10:00 pm: Kieran Sullivan and Frankie V.
11:00 pm: The River of Paradise - Billy Joel / Meatloaf tribute show! - http://www.soundcloud.com/theriverofparadise
11:59 pm: 12:30am start time ** Zolaband - jazz band - https://thezolaband.bandcamp.com/
Sunday, October 9th, 2016
6:00 pm: Builder of the House - folk pop duo from Portland ME - http://leestavall.com/artists/builderofthehouse/
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
7:00 pm: Dickbusters - female-centric comedy varierty show meets performance art! Created and Hosted by Melissa Radzimski (Huffington Post) and Jen Keefe (The Moth).
9:00 pm: Ben River - singer-songwriter - http://www.benriver.net/
Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
7:00 pm: Casely - pop / R&B - https://soundcloud.com/casely/
8:00 pm: Eamon Fogarty & Extra Fingers - bedroom rock / psych / pop - http://eamonfogarty.bandcamp.com/releases
9:00 pm: Bellwire - garage / alt / powerpop - https://bellwire.bandcamp.com/
10:00 pm: Young Bugs - rock - https://www.facebook.com/youngbugsband/
Thursday, October 13th, 2016
7:00 pm: AH Presents - Singers and Their Songs

7:30 - Songwriter-In-The-Round with Anne Husick, Phil Gammage, and Michelle Fury
9 - LACH!!
10 - Density (featuring Dennis Doyle)
11 - Trenches (featuring Mitch DiStefano)
Friday, October 14th, 2016
7:00 pm: Katie Skare Trio - singer-songwriter - http://www.katieskaremusic.com/
8:00 pm: ElbaumTanner Presents ** NOTE: This show has a $10 cover and two something minimum purchase **

8pm AIMEE WATSON
8:35 ALEX WEKSLER w/ Bre Plaza
9:10 JENEVIEVE CRUZ & The Submissives
9:50 JASON YUDOFF
10:50 JMI
11:25 MINX
11:50 MARCLIVE
12:10 EVE'S FAULT
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.
Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
6:30 pm: Date Night - some of Sidewalk's beautiful couples who also make awesome music together. <3
7:00 pm: Mischief Night - rock / folk duo - http://mischiefnight1.bandcamp.com/releases
8:20 pm: Lucky Witch & the Righteous Ghost - antifolk - https://soundcloud.com/luckywitchrighteousghost
9:00 pm: Dalton Deschain & the Traveling Show - punk-rock circus - http://www.daltondeschain.com/
9:45 pm: Dots Will Echo - rock / folk - https://dotswillecho.bandcamp.com/
Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
7:30 pm: WORD... The Storytelling Show. People, Stories, Music, Booze! - event website: http://wordthestorytellingshow.com/
Thursday, October 20th, 2016
7:00 pm: Caleb Flood - singer-songwriter - https://soundcloud.com/calebflood
8:00 pm: The Northern Lights - soul infused indie folk - http://thenorthernlights.bandcamp.com/
9:00 pm: Jack & Honey - funk / soul - https://www.facebook.com/JackandHoneymusic/
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 - Rocktober!!

7 - Tokyo Funky Dolls
8 - Ziggy Shock
9 - Damn Kids
10 - Glider (from Boston)
11 - Mora Tau
12 - Skitzopolis
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.
Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
7:30 pm: The Amygdaloids - neuroscience meets rock & roll! - http://www.amygdaloids.com/
9:30 pm: Jay Ackley - folk / Antifolk - http://jayackley.bandcamp.com
Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
6:30 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​!
9:00 pm: Anana Kaye - pop / folk / soul - http://www.ananakaye.com/
10:00 pm: Mylo
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)
10:15 pm: Certain Spiders - indie rock / alternative / blues - https://certainspiders.bandcamp.com/
10:45 pm: Dalton Deschain & the Traveling Show - circus punk rock - http://www.daltondeschain.com
Friday, October 28th, 2016
7:00 pm: AHPresents! - Black Cats NYC CD Release Party!!
7 - TBA
8 - TBA
9 - Lord Calverts
10 - BLACK CATS NYC
11 - Red Gretchen
12 - King Bee & the Stingers
Saturday, October 29th, 2016
7:00 pm: Angie's Halloween Show Night Thingie! 7pm: The Repressions https://therepressions.com/
8pm: Hannah Vs. The Many http://www.hannahvsthemany.com/
9pm: Norwood http://norwood.band/
10pm: Angie Atkinson http://angieatkinson.com
11pm: The LoveHowl http://www.lovehowl.com
Sunday, October 30th, 2016
6:30 pm: Apres Pompeii - acoustic / indie folk - http://aprespompeii.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, October 31st, 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, November 1st, 2016
7:30 pm: MNR PLSR - pop / electro - http://soundcloud.com/mnrplsr
8:30 pm: The Tonsils - pop / alt from Belgium! - http://tonsilsband.bandcamp.com/releases
Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
7:00 pm: AH Presents!
Thursday, November 3rd, 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!
Friday, November 4th, 2016
7:00 pm: Holler - americana / country / folk - http://hollerinbrooklyn.bandcamp.com/
8:00 pm: The Fascinators - jazz / swing / jump blues - https://www.facebook.com/thefascinatorsnyc
9:00 pm: The Workshop - a cappella group - http://www.theworkshopnyc.com/
Saturday, November 5th, 2016
6:00 pm: Unsettled Scores (private event)
9:00 pm: Ariah & - alt / soul / folk singer-songwriter - https://soundcloud.com/ariahand/sets/ariah-ep
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, November 6th, 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, November 7th, 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, November 8th, 2016
7:00 pm: Dickbusters - female-centric comedy varierty show meets performance art! Created and Hosted by Melissa Radzimski (Huffington Post) and Jen Keefe (The Moth).
Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
7:00 pm: Snir Yamin - singer-songwriter - http://leestavall.com/artists/sniryamin/
9:30 pm: Seth Adam - americana singer-songwriter - http://www.sethadam.com/
Thursday, November 10th, 2016
7:00 pm: AH Presents
Friday, November 11th, 2016
7:00 pm: Robert Thompson - singer-songwriter - http://www.robertthompsonmusic.com/
8:00 pm: Edon - singer-songwriter - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZfX1NBPmf0
Saturday, November 12th, 2016
7:00 pm: Rebecca Karpen - alternative / indie folk - http://rebeccakarpenexists.bandcamp.com/releases
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/
10:00 pm: Satchel Jones
11:00 pm: Timothy Dark
Sunday, November 13th, 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/
Monday, November 14th, 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, November 16th, 2016
7:30 pm: WORD... The Storytelling Show. People, Stories, Music, Booze! - event website: http://wordthestorytellingshow.com/
Thursday, November 17th, 2016
8:00 pm: Ray Brown - alt country / antifolk - http://raybrown.bandcamp.com/
9:00 pm: Dalton Deschain & the Traveling Show - circus punk - http://www.daltondeschain.com/
10:00 pm: Dustbowl Faeries - alternative / gothic / dark folk - http://dustbowlfaeries.com/
11:00 pm: Luis Mojica - avant garde / alternative / baroque pop - http://www.luismojica.com/
Friday, November 18th, 2016
7:00 pm: Joe "Comet" Comito - comedian
7:30 pm: The River of Paradise - Billy Joel / Meatloaf tribute show! - http://www.soundcloud.com/theriverofparadise
9:00 pm: Brewster Moonface - blues band - Happy Birthday, Jim! - http://www.brewstermoonface.com/
10:00 pm: Molly Ruth
11:00 pm: Lorraine Leckie and Her Demons (Residency) - http://lorraineleckie.com/
Saturday, November 19th, 2016
7:00 pm: AHPresents! Details TBA
Sunday, November 20th, 2016
3:00 pm: Bearded Lady Productions presents "Church With A 2 Drink Minimum" - hosted by Rev. Yolanda (http://www.yolanda.net)
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, November 21st, 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.
Thursday, November 24th, 2016
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)