CMJ 2010 Recap

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CMJ 2010 Recap
The Delancey (?!?) & I Rock I Roll rocked the day of Day Five, while the final evening was mostly about the free drinks…
 CMJ 2010 : Day Five Recap
While FADER Fort faded as the day went on, ‘Friends of the Q’ dominated the evening of Day Four of CMJ.
 CMJ 2010 : Day Four Recap
Took it a bit easy on Day Three of CMJ, with nice chips & drinks.
 CMJ 2010 : Day Three Recap
Didn’t do much during the daytime, but lit up the evening of CMJ Day Two at PureVolume House.
 CMJ 2010 : Day Two Recap
Day One of CMJ started slow, but seriously peaked thanks to initials like MOG & YTL.
 CMJ 2010 : Day One Recap

71 Bands, 77 Shows:

ArpLine – Day Five, The Delancey

Ava Luna – Spike Hill

The Babies – FADER Fort

Bear Hands – Day Two, PureVolume House; Brooklyn Bowl

Big Troubles – Bruar Falls

Blackbird Blackbird – Glasslands

Boom Boom Satellites – Bowery Poetry Club, Gibson Guitar Showroom

BRAHMS – Pianos

Cloud Nothings – Day Four, FADER Fort


Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. – pre-party, Rebel

Matthew Dear – Day Two, PureVolume House

Dinosaur Feathers – Piano’s

DOM – Day One, Brooklyn Bowl; Santos Party House

Dominant Legs – Day Five, FADER Fort

Electric Tickle Machine – Day One, Pianos

Emmanuel & The Fear – Living Room

FLIGHT – Day Four, FADER Fort

The Forms – Day Four, Bruar Falls

Foxes In Fiction – Glasslands

Freddie Gibbs – Day Five, FADER Fort

Glasser – Day Five, FADER Fort

Gobble Gobble – Glasslands

Allison Hagendorf – pre-party, Rebel

Hooray For Earth – Pianos

Jamaica – Day Four, FADER Fort

Kohwi – Glasslands

La Strada – Day Four, Bruar Falls

Light Asylum – Coco 66

Lissie – Day Four, Hiro Ballroom

Local Natives – Day Three, Firehouse

Theophilus London – Day Five, FADER Fort

Milagres – Day Five, The Delancey

MiniBoone – Crash Mansion; National Underground; Spike Hill

Mon Khmer – Day Three, Bowery Electric

Nada Surf – Day Five, 18 Wooster

North Highlands – Glasslands

Oberhofer – Day One, Pianos; Glasslands

Oh Land – Day Two, PureVolume House

OFF! – Day Five, FADER Fort

Panda Riot – pre-party, Rock Shop

Phil & The Osophers – Trash Bar

Pujol – Glasslands

Ravens & Chimes – Day Five, The Delancey

Red Wire Black Wire – Spike Hill

The Rest – Day Three, Cake Shop

Frankie Rose & The Outs – Coco 66

Homeboy Sandman – Day Four, FADER Fort

SAADI – Living Room

Savoir Adore – Day Five, The Delancey

Screaming Females – Day One, Brooklyn Bowl

Sherlock’s Daughter – Piano’s

Snowden – Day Four, Public Assembly

Soft Black – National Underground

Marnie Stern – Public Assembly

Sunglasses – Cake Shop

Takka Takka – Day Four, Bruar Falls

Tamaryn – Coco 66; Santos Party House

Tanlines – Day Five, FADER Fort

Titus Andronicus – Day Three, Firehouse

Martina Topley-Bird – Day Two, Living Room

Total Slacker – Bruar Falls

Two Door Cinema Club – Day Two, PureVolume House

Gary War – Bruar Falls

Wavves – Day Two, PureVolume House

White Belt Yellow Tag – Day Three, Bowery Electric

Yellow Ostrich – Glasslands

Yo La Tengo – Day One, Brooklyn Bowl

Young Mammals – Living Room

Zambri – Glasslands


Best BandYo La Tengo

Runners-Up – Bear Hands, Gobble Gobble, Local Natives, MiniBoone, Takka Takka

Worst Band FLIGHT

Runners-Up – Allison Hagendorf, Jamaica, Kohwi

Best Showcase – I Rock I Roll Party @ The Delancey (day); PureVolume House (evening)

Runners-Up – FADER Fort (day) ; FreeWilliamsburg Party @ Glasslands, MOG Showcase @ Brooklyn Bowl, SPIN Party @ Firehouse (evening)

Best Venue – 18 Wooster

Runner-Up – The Delancey (upstairs)

Worst Venue – Rebel

Runner-Up – The Delancey (downstairs)

Most OverratedDale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.

Runners-Up – Jamaica, Tanlines

Most ForgettableDominant Legs

Runners-Up – Cloud Nothings, Freddie Gibbs, Glasser, Theophilus London

Biggest MissDaft Punk playing with Phoenix

Runners-Up – Gringo Star, Dan Mangan

Finally SawLocal Natives (Ted), Zambri (Mike)



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