by Drew Hunt
Singer, Broadway actress, and occasional stand-up comedian Nellie McKay stops by SPACE to perform selections from her one-act, one-woman musicals, as well as some choice cuts from her growing discography.
Day two of Revelation Records' 25th anniversary concert features headliners Texas Is the Reason, the posthardcore mainstays from New York City whose debut LP, Do You Know Who You Are?, "sounds like a remarkably complete compendium of the form's defining characteristics," according to Miles Raymer. Into Another, Sense Field, and Popeye open.
The NFL playoffs continue today. Even if you hate sports, let's face it: it's a good excuse to get your friends together, drink a lot of beer, and gorge yourself on delicious, artery-clogging food. We recommend Philly cheesesteaks from Monti's, the Lincoln Square spot Mike Sula recently named one of his favorite restaurants of 2012.
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