UPCOMING IN MAY

Everynight Charley recommends the following concerts.
All venues are in Manhattan unless otherwise specified.
The listings are updated several times each week.
Please contact the venue for show times, location and ticket availability.

Monday, May 1

Jason Aldean, Foreigner, the Roots, Daughtry, Prince Royce, Straight No Chaser, Nickelback at Irving Plaza
Patti Smith at the Great Hall at Cooper Union
Jose Feliciano with the Les Paul Trio at Iridium
Raleigh Ritchie at the Bowery Ballroom
Horisont at the Studio at Webster Hall
Born Cages at the Mercury Lounge
Woody Allen & the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band at Cafe Carlisle
Jon Paris at Lucille's Grill
Michael Powers at Terra Blues
Pete Ayers at Pianos Upstairs Lounge

Tuesday, May 2
Ryan Adams & Band at the Beacon Theatre
Jojo, Stanaj at Irving Plaza
Smino at the Bowery Ballroom
Marsha Ambrosius & Eric Benet at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
Superpoze at the Mercury Lounge
Noah Kahan at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 3
Phil Marcade with the Rousers, Lenny Kaye, the Waldos, Andy Shernoff, Lynne Von, Daddy Long Legs at le Poisson Rouge

Wednesday, May 3

Ryan Adams & Band at the Beacon Theatre
  • Amy Grant, Art Garfunkel, Ashley Campbell, Billy Davis, Jr., Dwight Yoakam, Hanson, Johnny Rivers, Judy Collins, Marilyn McCoo, Toby Keith, Jimmy Webb at Carnegie Hall
The Revolution at Webster Hall's Grand Ballroom
Rostam, Deradoorian at the Bowery Ballroom
Marsha Ambrosius & Eric Benet at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
Ab-Soul at the Highline Ballroom
Marbin at Iridium
Badflower at the Studio at Webster Hall
Jaimie Branch at Nublu
Surf Rock Is Dead at Pianos
Western Caravan at Hill Country Barbecue Market
The Wild Reeds, Blank Range at the Mercury Lounge (10 p.m.)
Surf Rock Is Dead, Wooing at Pianos (10 p.m.)

Thursday, May 4
Mary Chapin Carpenter, Rosanne Cash, Sarah Jarosz, Karen Matheson, Aoife O'Donovan, Declan O'Rourke, John Paul White at the Town Hall
Jojo, Stanaj at Irving Plaza
Red Kross at the Bowery Ballroom
Draco Rosa at the Highline Ballroom
The Spill Canvas, Geoff Rickly, Oso Oso, pronoun at Webster Hall's Grand Ballroom
Coin, A R I Z O N A at le Poisson Rouge
Terry Reid & the Cosmic American Derelicts at the Cutting Room
Eddie Jobson & Marc Bonilla at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
Pat Martino at Iridium
Rusty Truck at Hill Country Barbecue Market
Night Drive at Berlin
Tammy Faye Starlite at Pangea

Friday, May 5
Wet, Phony PPL at NYU Strawberry Fest (noon)
Angelique Kidjo & Friends at Carnegie Hall
Coheed & Cambria, the Deerhunter at Terminal 5
The Damned at Warsaw, Brooklyn
Black Lips at Webster Hall's Grand Ballroom
Metal Church at the Gramercy Theatre
Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
Wesley Stace's Cabinet of Wonders at City Winery
Pat Martino at Iridium (8:30 & 10:30 p.m.)
Hotel Garuda at the Bowery Ballroom
The Hipp Pipps at the Map Room at the Bowery Electric
Alex Carr at Niagara
Michael Powers Frequency at Terra Blues (10 p.m.)

Saturday, May 6
Barbra Streisand at Barclays Center, Brooklyn
Dianne Reeves, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Esperanza Spalding at the Apollo Theater
Burna Boy at the PlayStation Theater
Old 97's, Nicole Atkins at Irving Plaza
SoMo at Webster Hall's Grand Ballroom
Pat Martino at Iridium (8:30 & 10:30 p.m.)
Bad Rabbits at the Studio at Webster Hall
Over the Rhine at City Winery
Emel Mathlouthi, Briana Marela at le Poisson Rouge

Sunday, May 7
Jacob Sartorius at Webster Hall's Grand Ballroom (5:30 p.m.)
Rachel Sage at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 2 (6 p.m.)
A Boogie wit da Hoodie at the PlayStation Theater
Timothy B. Schmidt at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
Teddy Thompson & Jenni Muldaur at City Winery
Garry Tallent at the Cutting Room
Peter Bernstein Trio at Iridium
Carol Lipnik at Pangea
Shane Morrison at Otto's Shrunken Head (11 p.m.)

Monday, May 8
Nothing More, Hell or Highwater at the Gramercy Theatre
You Me at Six at the Bowery Ballroom
Robben Ford at City Winery
Ed Palermo Big Band at Iridium
Riley Etheridge Jr. at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 3
Palaye Royale at the Studio at Webster Hall
Woody Allen & the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band at Cafe Carlisle
Jon Paris at Lucille's Grill
The Planets at Arlene's Grocery
Michael Powers at Terra Blues

Tuesday, May 9
Empire of the Sun, Grandmaster Flash at Terminal 5
Mayday Parade, Knucklepuck at Webster Hall's Grand Ballroom
Bishop Briggs, Shaed at the Bowery Ballroom
Xandria. Kobra and the Lotus at the Marlin Room at Webster Hall
Lee "Scratch" Perry at S.O.B's
Andrew Belew Power Trio at Iridium
Lea Salonga at Feinstein's/54 Below
Chita Rivera at Cafe Carlyle
Don DiLego at the Delancey
2/3 Goat at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 2

Wednesday, May 10

The Cult at Brooklyn Steel, Brooklyn
Craig David's TS5 at Webster Hall's Grand Ballroom
Empire of the Sun, Grandmaster Flash at Terminal 5
The Record Company at Irving Plaza
Yngwie Malmsteen at the Gramercy Theatre
The Meat Puppets, Mike Watt & the Secondmen at the Brooklyn Bowl, Brooklyn
Andrew Belew Power Trio at Iridium
Lea Salonga at Feinstein's/54 Below
Pond at the Bowery Ballroom
Chita Rivera at Cafe Carlyle
Baron Rojo at the Highline Ballroom
Karla Bonoff at City Winery
Forest Swords, Actress, UNFANG at the Mercury Lounge
Jr. Mack at Terra Blues
Jack Grace at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 1
Shawn James at Rockwood Music Hall
Phonoscenes at Niagara
Wooing at Pianos (10 p.m.)
The Sweet Things at the Delancey (10 p.m.)


Thursday, May 11
Mastodon, Eagles of Death Metal, Russian Circles at the Hammerstein Ballroom
State Champs, Against the Current, Don Broco at Irving Plaza
Justin Townes Earl, the Sadies at Webster Hall's Grand Ballroom
North Mississippi All Stars at the Bowery Ballroom
Oceano, Aversions Crown at Webster Hall
Richie Kotzen at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
Bruce Sudano at the Cutting Room
Andrew Belew Power Trio at Iridium
Lea Salonga at Feinstein's/54 Below
Omar Souleyman at le Poisson Rouge
Bodeans at City Winery
Chita Rivera at Cafe Carlyle
The Unlikely Candidates, the Fame Riot at the Mercury Lounge (7 p.m.)
Shannon McNally at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 2 (7 p.m.)
Hey Guy, Mad Juana at the Bowery Electric
Tammy Faye Starlite at Pangea
The Delta Saints at the Mercury Lounge (10 p.m.)
Ninet at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 2 (10 p.m.)
Airpark at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 1 (10 p.m.)

Friday, May 12
The Dollyrots at Yankee Stadium, the Bronx (5:45 p.m.)
State Champs, Against the Current, Don Broco at Irving Plaza
The Underachievers at the PlayStation Theater
Los Amigos Invisibles at Webster Hall's Grand Ballroom
The Feelies at Rough Trade, Brooklyn
Wavves at the Bowery Ballroom
Joan Osborne & Friends at City Winery
Dean at Terminal 5
Lea Salonga at Feinstein's/54 Below
Chita Rivera at Cafe Carlyle
Sarah Dash at Joe's Pub
Steve Moakler at the Gramercy Theatre
Mary Bragg at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 3
Breanna Barbara, Fiona Silver at the Red Room at KGB
Shaun Martin at Iridium
A Lot Like Birds, Owel at the Studio at Webster Hall
Rips at Berlin
Michael Powers Frequency at Terra Blues (10 p.m.)
Bahiano at the Highline Ballroom (11:30 p.m.)

Saturday, May 13

Midnight Oil at Webster Hall's Grand Ballroom
Rhiannon Giddens at Alice Tully Hall
The Feelies at Rough Trade, Brooklyn
Delbert McClinton at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
Lea Salonga at Feinstein's/54 Below
Ugly God at Irving Plaza
Buffalo Tom at the Bowery Ballroom
Arkona, Sirenia at the Studio at Webster Hall
Deb Talan at City Winery
Sal Valentinetti at the Gramercy Theatre
Chita Rivera at Cafe Carlyle
Trevor Sensor at the Mercury Lounge
Reed Turchi & the Caterwauls at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 1
Hazmat Modine at Terra Blues
Palmyra Delran, the Carvels NYC at the Bowery Electric
The Deafening at Arlene's Grocery
Johnny & the Bootlegs at American Beauty
Donna the Buffalo at City Winery (10 p.m.)

Sunday, May 14 Mothers Day
Metallica, Avenged Sevenfold, Volbeat at MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford
The Jesus & Mary Chain at Brooklyn Steel, Brooklyn
Midnight Oil at Webster Hall's Grand Ballroom
Justine Skye at the Gramercy Theatre
The Feelies at Rough Trade, Brooklyn
Lea Salonga at Feinstein's/54 Below
Suzzy Roche, Lucy Wainwright Roche with Dar Williams, Loudon Wainwright III, Judy Gold at City Winery

Monday, May 15

Desiigner at the PlayStation Theater
Clutch, Lucero, the Sword at Brooklyn Steel, Brooklyn
Christopher Cross at City Winery
Lea Salonga at Feinstein's/54 Below
Lewis Watson at the Bowery Ballroom
Matthew Sweet at City Vineyard
Iron Butterfly at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
Bungler, Turncoat at the Studio at Webster Hall
XEB at Iridium
Eddie Palmieri Quintet at Subrosa
Firefall at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
Woody Allen & the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band at Cafe Carlisle
Jon Paris at Lucille's Grill
Michael Powers at Terra Blues
Aaron Comess at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 1 (10 p.m.)

Tuesday, May 16
Bayside, Say Anything at the PlayStation Theater
Kaskade at the Hammerstein Ballroom
Rival Sons, the London Souls, Howie Pyro at Irving Plaza
Temples, Lo Moon at the Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn
MisterWives at the Bowery Ballroom
Lea Salonga at Feinstein's/54 Below
Chita Rivera at Cafe Carlyle
Matthew Sweet at City Vineyard
Charlie Mars at Joe's Pub
Paul Kelly & Charlie Owen at le Poisson Rouge
Chastity Brown at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 2
Astrid S at the Studio at Webster Hall

Wednesday, May 17

Gov't Mule, the Chris Robinson Brotherhood at Rumsey Playfield (5 p.m.)
Metallica, Volbeat at New Coliseum, Uniondale
Kaskade at the Hammerstein Ballroom
Nick Hakim at the Bowery Ballroom
Team Rowland at the Gramercy Theatre
Lea Salonga at Feinstein's/54 Below
Chita Rivera at Cafe Carlyle
Stanley Jordan Trio at Iridium
Ryan Montbleau at City Winery
The Wind + the Wave at the Studio at Webster Hall
Imaginary People at the Mercury Lounge
Jr. Mack at Terra Blues
Wooing at Pianos (10 p.m.)


Thursday, May 18
Zakk Sabbath, Beastmaker at the Gramercy Theatre
Temples, Lo Moon at the Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors at Irving Plaza
Highly Suspect at Webster Hall's Grand Ballroom
Holy F*ck at the Bowery Ballroom
Lea Salonga at Feinstein's/54 Below
Chita Rivera at Cafe Carlyle
Stanley Jordan Trio at Iridium (8:30 & 10:30 p.m.)
La Oreja de Van Gogh at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
Charlie Faye & the Fayettes at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 2
OhBree at Pianos
Shlomo Franklin at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 1 (10 p.m.)

Friday, May 19

The xx, Sampha at Forest Hills Stadium, Queens
Trey Songz at the PlayStation Theater
Zakk Sabbath, Beastmaker at the Gramercy Theatre
Buddy Guy at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
Lea Salonga at Feinstein's/54 Below
Elza Soares at the Town Hall
Animal Years at the Bowery Ballroom
Dreamcar at Irving Plaza
CJ Ramone, Richie Ramone, Mickey Leigh at the Studio at Webster Hall
Chita Rivera at Cafe Carlyle
Stanley Jordan Trio at Iridium (8:30 & 10:30 p.m.)
Cuzins the Band at Arlene's Grocery
Gotham Rockets at the Map Room at the Bowery Electric
Jess McAvoy at the Mercury Lounge
The Veevees at the Mercury Lounge (10:30 p.m.)
Jamie McLean Band at Hill Country Barbecue Market (11 p.m.)

Saturday, May 20
The Cro-Mags, Marc Carnivore & Louie Beato at the Bowery Electric (3:30 p.m.)
The xx, Sampha at Forest Hills Stadium, Queens
Jean-Michel Jarre at Radio City Music Hall
Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah at Carnegie Hall
Billy Currington at the PlayStation Theater
Phyllis Hyman at the Gramercy Theatre
The Growlers at Terminal 5
Ludlow Thieves at Irving Plaza
Buddy Guy at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
Lea Salonga at Feinstein's/54 Below
Amanda Palmer & Edward Ka-Spel at the Bowery Ballroom
The Nels Cline Four at le Poisson Rouge
Kim Simmonds & Savoy Brown at Iridium
Chita Rivera at Cafe Carlyle
Jesus on the Mainline, Wild Adriatic at the Mercury Lounge
Christopher Paul Stelling at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 2
Jr. Mack Band at Terra Blues (10 p.m.)
Pomo at the Mercury Lounge (11 p.m.)

Sunday, May 21
Rest in Pieces, Terror, Token Entry at Webster Hall's Grand Ballroom (1 p.m.)
Ricky Gervais at the Theater at MSG
Buddy Guy at City Winery
Lea Salonga at Feinstein's/54 Below
Allison Crutchfield, Katie Crutchfield at Milk Studios
Seth Walker at Iridium
Danny's Devil's Blues, Crazy Mary at Otto's Shrunken Head

Monday, May 22

Coheed & Cambria, Mutoid Man at Terminal 5
Delta Rae at the Bowery Ballroom
Lea Salonga at Feinstein's/54 Below
Popa Chubby at Iridium
Eddie Palmieri Quintet at Subrosa
Woody Allen & the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band at Cafe Carlisle
Jon Paris at Lucille's Grill
Scott Sharrard at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 2
Mother at Arlene's Grocery
Kim Rancourt, Gary LucasDon FlemingJoe Bouchard at the Bowery Electric
Michael Powers at Terra Blues

Tuesday, May 23
The Afghan Whigs, the Budos Band at the Apollo Theater
Flogging Molly at Irving Plaza
Popa Chubby at Iridium
Secret Sisters at the Mercury Lounge
Phoebe Hunt & the Gatherers at Rockwood Music Hall

Wednesday, May 24
The Pixies, Cymbals Eat Guitars at Webster Hall's Grand Ballroom
Old Crow Medicine Show at the Town Hall
Flogging Molly at Irving Plaza
Capleton at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
Kevin Morby, John Andrews & the Yawns at the Bowery Ballroom
Ruby Amanfu, Martha Redbone, Carrie Rodriguez, Somi, Kandace Springs, Dar Williams at City Winery
Jaimoe Jasssz Band at Iridium
Honey West at the Bowery Electric
Wooing at Pianos (10 p.m.)

Thursday, May 25
Jacob Whitesides at the Marlin Room at Webster Hall (6:45 p.m.)
Billy Joel at Madison Square Garden
Keifer Sutherland at the Bowery Ballroom
Wale at Irving Plaza
10,000 Maniacs at City Winery
Sara Watkins at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 2
The Waldos, Sic F*cks, New York Junk, Dive Bar Romeos, the Cynz, Gina Harlow & the Cutthroats, Sweet Things at the Bowery Electric


Friday, May 26
Phil Lesh & Friends at the Capitol Theatre, Port Chester
The Pixies, Cymbals Eat Guitars at Webster Hall's Grand Ballroom
The Smithereens at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
10,000 Maniacs at City Winery
The Shadows of Knight at the Cutting Room
Reagan Youth with Tibbie X, the BratsRuby & the Rednecks, Magic Tramps, Val Kinzler Band, Sex Dolls at the Bowery Electric
Yarn/Wire at Americas Society
Jr. Mack at Terra Blues
Oz Noy Boogaloo Experience Band at Iridium (8:30 & 10:30 p.m.)
Michael Powers Frequency at Terra Blues (10 p.m.)

Saturday, May 27
Phil Lesh & Friends at the Capitol Theatre, Port Chester
Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds at the Kings Theatre, Brooklyn
Jody Watley & Shalamar Reloaded at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
Ten Ton Mojo at the Gramercy Theatre
O Mer at Rockwood Music Hall
Hazmat Modine at Terra Blues
The Nihilistics, Mickey Leigh, the Rousers with Phil Marcade, Sea Monster, King Bee & the Stingers, Density at the Bowery Electric
Purple Pam & the Flesh Eaters at the Mercury Lounge
Oz Noy Boogaloo Experience Band at Iridium (8:30 & 10:30 p.m.)
The Chairman Dances at the Delancey


Sunday, May 28
Generations from Exile Tribe at Irving Plaza (5 p.m.)
Imminent Sonic Destruction, Edensong at Drom

Monday, May 29 Memorial Day

Morbid Angel, Revocation at the Gramercy Theatre
Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers at City Winery
Eddie Palmieri Quintet at Subrosa
Woody Allen & the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band at Cafe Carlisle
Jon Paris at Lucille's Grill

Tuesday, May 30

John Mayall at Iridium
Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers at City Winery
LP at the Bowery Ballroom
Lulu at B. B. King Blues Club & Grill
Julia Haltigan at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 3

Wednesday, May 31
RUSS at Terminal 5
John Mayall at Iridium
Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers at City Winery
Brother Ali at the Bowery Ballroom
Eric Johnson Electric Band at B. B. King Blues Club & Grill
Bob Schneider at Hill Country Barbecue Market
Jr. Mack Band at Terra Blues (10 p.m.)