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:

Friday, May 26th, 2017
7:00 pm: AHPresents! - Memorial Day Edition

8pm - GLiDER ( Boston Garage / Punk / Powerpop )
9pm - Coolmatics (featuring Phil Stone of The Brooklyn Horns)
10pm - Fiddler & the Crossroads (featuring Blues Hall of Famer Greg Holt)
11pm - Lorraine Leckie & Her Demons
Midnight - Marlowe B West Takez Manhattan with The Brooklyn Horns
Saturday, May 27th, 2017
4:00 pm: Comedians on the Loose - weekly comedy open mic!
7:00 pm: ElbaumTanner RocknrollScene Presents - Alan Merrill "I Love Rock & Roll" Scene Saturday Night Special

A benefit for the funeral of David Peel

7:30 Britches
8:15 Indulgent Lucy
9:00 Riki Stevens
9:45 JMI
10:30 2B Alive
11:15 Alan Merrill Trio
Sunday, May 28th, 2017
6:30 pm: Suhaib Kiani presents "The SK Perspective: 42nd Street Birthday Special" - An exploration of Raga based Rock musical exploits in the backdrop of comedy across mountains, deserts, jeeps, banking and kung-fu
7:30 pm: Rose McCoy - singer-songwriter
8:30 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, May 29th, 2017
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, May 30th, 2017
7:00 pm: Ben Krieger - power pop / antifolk - http://www.benkrieger.com
8:00 pm: Tris McCall - power pop - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w5z0jGqOfOo
9:00 pm: Eric Novak
Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
7:00 pm: Reilly - pop / soul singer-songwriter - https://www.iamreilly.com/#iamreilly
8:00 pm: Jay Einhorn - http://elephantinthedark.com/
9:00 pm: Taylor Hallett - folk / southern blues - https://taylorhallett.bandcamp.com/album/mundus
10:00 pm: Michael Rider - alt / pop - https://michaelrider.bandcamp.com/
Thursday, June 1st, 2017
6:30 pm: Prose Pros Reading - readers TBA!

https://www.facebook.com/prose.pros
8:00 pm: The Match Game NYC - 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: Rowan - folk / acoustic - https://iamrowan.bandcamp.com/
10:30 pm: Cannonball Statman - punk acoustic / antifolk - https://cannonballstatman.bandcamp.com/
11:00 pm: ** Secret Special Guest **
Friday, June 2nd, 2017
7:00 pm: AH Presents - Friday Night Rock & Stu Richards Birthday Celebration
7 - Vinny Music
7:30 - Yvonne Sotomayer - spoken word
8 - Rome 56
9 - Luigi & the Wiseguys
10 - King Bee & the Stingers
11 - Mora Tau
12 - The Magic Forest
Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
4:00 pm: Comedians on the Loose - weekly comedy open mic!
7:00 pm: Caroline Cotto - blues / rock / singer-songwriter - http://www.carolinecotto.com/
8:00 pm: Viktor Digital - http://viktor.digital/
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, June 4th, 2017
5:30 pm: Braiden Sunshine - http://www.braidensunshine.com
6:30 pm: Holly DeMorro - singer-songwriter / folk / rock - https://soundcloud.com/hollydemorro
7:30 pm: Stephanie Schulte - singer-songwriter - http://www.stephschultemusic.com
8:30 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, June 5th, 2017
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, June 6th, 2017
7:00 pm: TAPIOCA - monthly showcase curated by Niveous of Lucky Witch & the Righteous Ghost (https://soundcloud.com/luckywitchrighteousghost)

Performers TBA!
Wednesday, June 7th, 2017
7:00 pm: Matthew Henry - alternative / folk / americana singer-songwriter - https://matthewhenry.bandcamp.com
8:00 pm: GO BADGERS: A Wisconsin-themed Comedy Show - Lineup:
Pete Lee (Fallon, Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central, Sconnie)
Julia Shiplett (Moth Storyslam Champ, NBC's Standup for Diversity, Badger)
Chris Calogero (Fusion TV, AOL's 2-Point Lead)
Carolyn Busa (Good Day New York, Bridgetown Comedy Festival)
Kale Bogdanovs (Brooklyn Comedy Festival)
& Frank Nelson (Fingerlakes Comedy Festival)

Hosted by Emily Winter (Fusion TV, TV Land, Badger)
10:00 pm: Ariah& - alt / soul / folk singer-songwriter - https://soundcloud.com/ariahand/sets/ariah-ep
Thursday, June 8th, 2017
7:00 pm: Andrew Kirell - alt-country - https://andrewkirell.bandcamp.com/
9:00 pm: Brooke McGowan - singer-songwriter - https://soundcloud.com/brooke-mcgowan
10:00 pm: The Woodsheep - alt / indie folk on tour from Morehead, KY - https://thewoodsheep.bandcamp.com/
11:00 pm: Miriam Elhaji - jazz / folk quartet - https://www.miriamelhajli.com/
Friday, June 9th, 2017
7:00 pm: AH Presents - Roxanne Fontana's Summer of Love
7 - TBA
8 - Rew Starr
9 - Roxanne Fontana (all the way from London!!)
10 - EXIT 99
11 - Alan Merrill Extraveganza
12 - The Bowery Boys
Saturday, June 10th, 2017
4:00 pm: Comedians on the Loose - weekly comedy open mic!
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: Mindtroll - punk / indie - https://mindtroll.bandcamp.com/
8:45 pm: Special Guest!
9:30 pm: Leslie Graves - https://lesliegraves.bandcamp.com/
10:15 pm: Phoebe Kreutz - antifolk / singer-songwriter - https://phoebekreutz.bandcamp.com/
11:00 pm: Lusterlit - alt / indie rock - https://lusterlit.bandcamp.com/
11:45 pm: Nan + The One Night Stands - indie / pop / antifolk - https://nanturner.bandcamp.com/
Sunday, June 11th, 2017
5:00 pm: NSAI Songwriter Showcase
8:45 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, June 12th, 2017
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, June 13th, 2017
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: Lena Belle - pop/jazz/rock singer-songwriter - http://www.lenabellemusic.com/
10:00 pm: Chris Urquiaga - http://www.ChrisUrquiaga.com
Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
7:00 pm: Adam Rivera - http://www.adamriveramusic.com
8:00 pm: Fred Gillen Jr. - http://www.fredgillenjr.com/
9:00 pm: Linda Draper - roots / Americana singer-songwriter - http://www.lindadraper.net/#main
10:00 pm: MoodFM - funk / jazz / hip hop - https://moodfm.bandcamp.com/track/electric-type
11:00 pm: Solomonophonic - funk / jazz / hip hop - https://soundcloud.com/solomonophonic
Thursday, June 15th, 2017
7:00 pm: 3Bs Music Recital
Friday, June 16th, 2017
6:30 pm: Katie Skare EP Release Show! - https://www.facebook.com/events/297031277410321/
7:30 pm: Caitlin Cook - http://www.caitlincookmusic.com
8:00 pm: Elizabeth Devlin - http://www.elizabethdevlinmusic.com
8:30 pm: Jay Ackley - http://www.jayackley.com/
9:00 pm: Katie Skare - celebrating her EP release! - http://www.katieskaremusic.com/
10:00 pm: Boy Band - acoustic trio / folk / pop - https://www.boybandmusic.com/
11:59 pm: The Welts - rock / garage / pop - https://soundcloud.com/thewelts/sets/prettyfaces
Saturday, June 17th, 2017
2:00 pm: NYCGS Showcase
4:00 pm: Comedians on the Loose - weekly comedy open mic!
6:00 pm: Simone Lipkin
7:00 pm: St. Eloise - http://steloise.com/
9:00 pm: Tarbeach Records Showcase - a double release party celebrating new EPs from The Bowery Boys and Monkey Don't Care! http://www.tarbeachmusic.com/

Monkey Don't Care - https://www.facebook.com/mdcastoria/
Pepper Kings - https://www.facebook.com/pepperkingsband/
The Bowery Boys - https://www.facebook.com/joff.wilson1
Sunday, June 18th, 2017
7:00 pm: Nowheresville - Monthly Singer-Songwriter Showcase
8:30 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, June 19th, 2017
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, June 20th, 2017
8:00 pm: Here North There - singer-songwriter - https://soundcloud.com/user-889406991
9:00 pm: Souler Power
Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
7:30 pm: WORD... The Storytelling Show. People, Stories, Music, Booze! - http://wordthestorytellingshow.com/
Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
7:00 pm: Sweet Action Comedy Show
8:30 pm: Magic Forest
9:30 pm: Spaghetti Eastern - instrumental / jazz / folk - https://www.reverbnation.com/spaghettieasternmusic
Friday, June 23rd, 2017
7:00 pm: AHPresents! - Friday Night Rock - Summertime Edition
7 - TBA
8 - Andrew Wheeler Blues
9 - Catalina Shortwave
10 - Mike Cannon
11 - Lorraine Leckie
12 - Marlowe B West Takez Manhattan with The Brooklyn Horns
Saturday, June 24th, 2017
4:00 pm: Comedians on the Loose - weekly comedy open mic!
7:00 pm: ElbaumTanner RocknrollScene Presents - check back for updates!
Sunday, June 25th, 2017
5:00 pm: Ladies Rock Camp Showcase!
8:30 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, June 26th, 2017
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, June 27th, 2017
7:30 pm: Kathleen Rivera
8:15 pm: Pear Claw - acoustic duo - https://pearclaw.bandcamp.com/
9:00 pm: JJ Hayes - acoustic / antifolk - https://jjhayes.bandcamp.com/
9:45 pm: Jon Berger - antifolk / poetry - http://www.jonberger.com
Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
6:30 pm: 3-Way: A Sidewalk Cafe Book Party & Reading - Fly By Night Press, New Meridian Arts, and Rain Mountain Press Present! Featuring readings by Stephanie Dickinson, Nava Renek, and Joanna Sit.
8:00 pm: Songs of Stephen Michaels
9:00 pm: Claire Hawkins - singer-songwriter - http://www.clairehawkinsmusic.com/
10:00 pm: Lyndol Descant - singer-songwriter - http://lyndol.com/
Thursday, June 29th, 2017
9:00 pm: Alastair Ottesen - album release show! - https://alastairottesen.bandcamp.com/
Friday, June 30th, 2017
8:00 pm: Eve Lesov - http://www.evelesov.com/
9:00 pm: Brittany Brook - singer-songwriter - http://brittanybrook.com/
10:00 pm: Mercury Matinee - http://soundcloud.com/puzzletreez
11:00 pm: 12:00 High - rock and roll / blues - https://www.reverbnation.com/twelveoclockhigh
Saturday, July 1st, 2017
4:00 pm: Comedians on the Loose - weekly comedy open mic!
8:00 pm: Michelle Fury
9:00 pm: Zuckary Bo
10:00 pm: Barbara Russo - acoustic
11:00 pm: Antonio Mancilla
Sunday, July 2nd, 2017
7:45 pm: Isaac Fornarola
8:30 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, July 3rd, 2017
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, July 4th, 2017
7:00 pm: TAPIOCA - monthly showcase curated by Niveous of Lucky Witch & the Righteous Ghost (https://soundcloud.com/luckywitchrighteousghost)

Performers TBA!
Wednesday, July 5th, 2017
7:00 pm: AH Presents!
Thursday, July 6th, 2017
6:30 pm: Prose Pros Reading - readers TBA!

https://www.facebook.com/prose.pros
8:00 pm: The Match Game NYC - 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: Tim Mercer - http://www.timmercermusic.com/
10:30 pm: Ray Brown & Weinf (on tour from Spain!)
https://weinf.bandcamp.com/
http://raybrown.bandcamp.com
Friday, July 7th, 2017
7:00 pm: Gusher - rock - https://www.facebook.com/gushernyc
8:00 pm: Colin Campbell - folk / rock / blues - https://www.facebook.com/colineliotcampbell
Saturday, July 8th, 2017
4:00 pm: Comedians on the Loose - weekly comedy open mic!
6:00 pm: Jeff Lathrop - http://jefflathrop.com/
7:00 pm: Janet Burgan - http://janetburgan.com
8:00 pm: Shawn Williams - alt-rocka countrybilly serial killer blues - http://www.shawnwilliamsmusic.com
Sunday, July 9th, 2017
5:00 pm: Shakespeare Sports - http://carrieedelisaacman.blogspot.com/p/theater.html
https://www.facebook.com/Shakespeare-Sports-and-Nate-Art-Short-Films-31717912572/

Scenes from Shakespeare's Comedies presented with the feeling of improvisational theater where all actors are using scrolls and there is a prompter. An improvisation experience of the mechanicals rehearsing a play.

Featuring the following scenes from Shakespeare: (subject to change until June 1)
• Scene from Act 1, scene ii from Midsummer Nights Dream, The Mechanicals
• Merry Wives of Windsor, Act II, scene ii, Falstaff and Mistress Quickly
Winters Tale: Act IV, scene 3 Autolicus and Clowne
• Act 4 scene iii from Comedy of Errors, Courtesan

Our ensemble (more TBA): Daniel Cunningham, Hayden Dewitt, Deborah Houston*, Carrie Isaacman*, Joe Crow Ryan, Roger Stude

*AEA member
6:15 pm: Chico Bronson
7:00 pm: Bones Hamilton
8:30 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, July 10th, 2017
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, July 11th, 2017
8:00 pm: Jesse Hay - singer-songwriter - https://www.facebook.com/jessehaymusic
Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
7:00 pm: Mike Lennon's Summer Spectacular - featuring performances by Mike Creek, Minetta Creek, and Psychobillys
Thursday, July 13th, 2017
7:00 pm: AH Presents - performances by:
7 - Ziggy Shock
8 - Wexwax
9 - Cheri Dahl
10 - Johnny and the Mob (celebrating Jimmy Mac's birthday &
Kevin Tooley's going on tour going away bash)
11 - TBA
Friday, July 14th, 2017
7:00 pm: Eran Polat - classical guitarist - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6yrvthWCvbo
9:00 pm: Fire at Midnight
11:00 pm: Mu - on tour from Austin, TX - https://soundcloud.com/mu_muse
Saturday, July 15th, 2017
4:00 pm: Comedians on the Loose - weekly comedy open mic!
6:00 pm: Bourbon Express - country band - http://bourbonexpress.com/
7:00 pm: Denby & the Alcotts - gypsy / americana - https://denbyandthealcotts.bandcamp.com/
8:00 pm: Gianna Bottecelli - alt / indie singer-songwriter from Boston - http://www.giannabmusic.com
9:00 pm: FOLK YES with Sarah Murdoch and Friends - http://www.sarah-murdoch.com/
Sunday, July 16th, 2017
6:00 pm: Jordan Hurwitz - singer-songwriter on tour from Miami FL - http://www.jordansmusic.com/
7:00 pm: Nowheresville - Monthly Singer-Songwriter Showcase
8:30 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, July 17th, 2017
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, July 19th, 2017
7:00 pm: Maticic - americana / folk singer-songwriter - https://maticic.bandcamp.com/releases
8:00 pm: Zack Krall and Purple Sky - garage rock - https://zackkrallmusic.com/
9:00 pm: Jordan & Talor - acoustic duo / covers & originals - https://www.facebook.com/JordanandTalormusic/
Thursday, July 20th, 2017
7:00 pm: Bin 251 - bluesy / lounge - https://www.bin251.com/
8:00 pm: GO BADGERS: A Wisconsin-themed Comedy Show
Friday, July 21st, 2017
7:00 pm: ElbaumTanner RocknrollScene Presents - check back for updates!
11:00 pm: Lorraine Leckie and Her Demons (Residency) - http://lorraineleckie.com/
Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
4:00 pm: Comedians on the Loose - weekly comedy open mic!
7:00 pm: AH Presents - Alice Cincotta Birthday Bash & Sonny Vincent Family Benefit
7 - Bite Acoustic (from SF)
8 - Puma Perl & Friends
9 - The Cynz
10 - ElectraJets
11 - EXIT 99
12 - Robert Kennedy Assasination
Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
7:30 pm: ThemBlackstones - alternative - http://themblackstones.com
8:30 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, July 24th, 2017
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.