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SUNDAYS
FRANK WOOD'S WIND DOWN SUNDAYS
6PM Frank Wood Presents: Bands and NYC Unplugged- The core of NYC's best bands follows with The "SOFA KING" WILDE JAM
FIRST SUNDAY
CARMINE STREET METRICS
3-5pm "Carmine Street Metrics, a poetry reading series with an open mike for metrical poetry.
Off for summer
Returning 2017-2018:
October 1 November 5 December 3 January 7 February 4 March 4 April 8 May 6 June 3
Off for the summer
EVERY MONDAY
THE PEOPLES MIC
3PM-6PM Every Monday. Hosted by Jimmy Peoples
$5 for 6 minutes.
FIRST MONDAY
A Case Of The Mondays
7:30pm - 8:30pm Got a case of the Mondays? Why not start your week off with some laughs instead? Let Denise! and friends put some fun back into your week with a little improv comedy and maybe some other surprises thrown in.
ON HIATUS. RETURNS DECEMBER 4th
SECOND MONDAY
KYLE'S KORNER
Kyle presents his many friends and side projects from live band Karaoke to way out jazz madness to oompah bands!
8:30PM-12AM
OFF IN September, October, November. Returns in December for Kyle's Kristmas Korner
LAST MONDAY
A SLICE OF FUNNY
6-730pm Stage Time Magazine presents a monthly mic show featuring new and up and coming stand-up comics developing new material and riffing on random topics. As the laughs grow bigger and louder, scheduled comedians receive a free slice of pizza at this peer-friendly show.
will not run on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29 and we will return Monday, June 26 at 6pm.
TUESDAYS
THE PEOPLE'S MIC
3PM-6PM Every Tuesday. Hosted by Jimmy Peoples $5 for 6 minutes.
TUESDAYS
DARK WATER TUESDAYS
Father Vincent Presents a Haven for Creatures of the Night, Freaks, Geeks, and your Average Joe to have Fun and Dive in to the Sounds of DJ PARADOX & Guest DJs Spinning - 80's, New Wave, Synth-pop, Goth, Industrial,+. Entertainment includes Horror, SciFi, Action, Anime movies all night long, and on occasion..Guest D.J.s, a Dance Floor, live bands & performers. VOTED: BEST WEEKLY PARTY BY NYPRESS READERS!
SECOND TUESDAY
JACK CROSLEY'S LOST WORLD
Back after 12 years!
Jack returns to the 'lost world', singing the forgotten, lush 'adult pop' music of the '60s. Enjoy a cocktail or two, as jack and his friends take you to another time.
Off November. Returns December!!!
EVERY WEDNESDAY
The On Edge Comedy Mic
7-8:30pm Comedy so sharp you can slit your wrists with it!
No cover! Just get a drink! Hosted by Joe DeSantis!
FREE!
SECOND AND FOURTH WEDNESDAYS
Copycat: A night of cover songs.
Dj Xerox spin crazy covers and rocking remixes of all the hits (rock, indie, old wave and new)
PLUS Live music acts in the back room. Some of your favorite artists play cover versions of their favorite songs.
NO COPYCAT on June 14
EVERY WEDNESDAY
The Unemployable Mic
2:30-4:30 Every Wednesday Hosted by Ginny Hogan
$5 for 6 minutes.
FIRST WEDNESDAY
LIVE MUSIC
9PM Charlotte Maroz
THIRD WEDNESDAY
Primativa in Hi-Fi
6PM-10PM Experience classic tiki escapism. Jack Fetterman and Gina of the Jungle spin a luscious blend of Exotica as That Hula Girl in Heat Brooklyn Babydoll�s dance moves gives new meaning to the phrase, �Shaken, not stirred.�
THIRD WEDNESDAY
For Realsies Comedy Show
9-1130 You'll laugh so hard a little pee might come out. For Realsies.
THIRD WEDNESDAY
Bangarang!
10pm Jamaican and Latin soundz from the sixties to the eighties.
Selector Yana Likkle Jerk + friends spinning strikkly vinyl.
THURSDAYS
HAPPY HOUR WITH PAT PERVERT
6PM - 10PM An after work stress reducer for the underground at heart. Spinning punk, psycho-billy, goth new wave industrial and alternative.
EVERY THURSDAY
THE PEOPLE'S MIC
3PM-6PM Every Thursday. Hosted by Jimmy Peoples $5 for 6 minutes.
SECOND THURSDAY
We All Live In A Blue Submarine Comedy Show hosted by Caleb Barge and Johnny Zito
9-1030
It's a trip
FREE!
AN old MOnday favorite taking August and September off and returning on Oct 12, Nov 9, and Dec 14 at 9pm
LAST THURSDAY
OF THE MONTH
8-10pm The Last Thursday of the month your favorite Hillbilly balladeers are back! These talented young lads will enchant you with their renditions of 50's rockabilly and hillbilly lovesongs as well as their own originals.
SECOND & THIRD FRIDAYS OF THE MONTH
No Name... & a Bag O Chips
7pm NYC's Best Damn Comedy/Variety show encourages its performers to play, invites its audience to hang out afterwards to share feedback & shoot the breeze, and concludes each show with a Cheap Door Prize giveaway.
only till 815 today
EVERY FRIDAY
THE PEOPLES MIC
3PM-6PM Every Friday. Hosted by Jimmy Peoples $5 for 5 minutes.
FIRST FRIDAY
BENNY AND GRIFF
7PM Benny and Griff are comedians and musicians, but most importantly they are best friends. Known for their high energy live shows, up beat music and mind bending surrealism, Benny and Griff have traveled through time and space to bring the wonder to YOU! In this silly psychedelic vaudevillian epic, Benny and Griff share with you the stories of their adventures on the magical island of Umbachtu. Followed by the party rock music of Umbachtu's favorite band, Headless Dentist.
SECOND FRIDAY
OF THE MONTH
ROCK 'EM SOCK 'EM! FRIDAYS 10PM
DJ UltraV and DJ Omega play Tag Team style from 10pm-4am brand new and classic favorites in 80's/Electro/Indie/Punk-funk/Geek Rock. Expect to hear the likes of IAMX, 33HZ,The Infadels,Kasibian,Elkland,Hot Hot Heat,Robots in Disguise,The Knife,Chromeo,The Mobius Band, Manhead and more. LIVE BANDS & SPECIAL GUEST DJ at Midnite.
THIRD FRIDAY OF THE MONTH
OSCAR'S ULTRA TWIST
Oscar and guest DJs playing Rockin' and Hopin' tunes to keep you dancing every 3rd Friday.
Live Rockabilly. GoGo by Anna C Cabanna.
FIRST SATURDAY
OF THE MONTH
UNSTEADY FREDDIE'S SURF-ROCK SHINDIG 10PM
UNSTEADY FREDDIE known as "The Ed Sullivan of Surf", is a passionate cheerleader for the instrumnental surf-beat music genre. This is due to his wildly popular Monthly SURF-ROCK SHINDIG concert series which he has been running successfully at a tiki bar in NYC called OTTO's SHRUNKEN HEAD, featuring 4 reverb-drenched bands every first Saturday of the Month!! And no shows are ever alike!! He is also known for his internet radio show, TWANG SHEBANG. Unsteady Freddie archives a lot of live music events, such as those at OTTO's, which can be viewed at his YouTube Channel
EVERY SATURDAY
Say Hey Kid Open Mic
Starts at 4:00 with sign up at 3pm.
FREE and GUESTS WELCOME..! One drink minimum. 5+ minutes. First come first serve sign up.
Every Saturday for free! Email noah1483@gmail.com
FIRST SATURDAY
Maryssa Smith Presents:
6:30PM-8:00PM
Merriment and Mortification A Night of Comedy with NYC's Best Up and Coming Comics.
Fun giveaway's and prizes
not open mic. prebooked, email: fashionablyfunnynyc@yahoo.com
1st Saturday of month from 630-8
THIRD SATURDAY OF THE MONTH
MAMBO JAMBO
Resident DJ Ratta bring you a Night dedicated to Blues, R&B, Mambo, Cha Cha's, Rock & Roll, Mento , Ska, Rocksteady, Surf, Rock & Roll, Exotica, Boogaloo, Doo Wop, Soul and more.....
LAST SATURDAY
OF THE MONTH
THEE MIDNITE MONSTER HOP! 10PM
It's a rock'n'roll horror show! Classic 1950's-styled horror hosts, & local NYC spook show performers, broadcast Phantom Creep Radio live from the Midnite Monster Hop, with the wildest rockabilly & psychobilly bands around! Turn up or tune in at phantomcreep.com
LAST SATURDAY
Sex Ed A Go-Go
630-8pm Sex Ed A Go-Go, One part sex Q & A and one part go-go revue. Sex Boobs and Go-Go
Date Individual Events
Sat Sep 23
4 PM
Say Hey Kid!
Starts at 4:00 with sign up at 3pm.
FREE and GUESTS WELCOME..! One drink minimum. 5+ minutes. First come first serve sign up.
Sat Sep 23
6 PM
6-10pm Step right up and let that British cad Mister Mumbles mix you a special vinyl cocktail. There will be funk! There will be disco! A wee squeeze of jazz juice. And a whole lotta shakin' going on!
Sat Sep 23
9 PM
LIVE MUSIC
9:30pm King Pussy Face
10:30 Dark Tunnels
11:30 The Von Traps
Sun Sep 24
7 PM
FRANK WOOD presents WIND DOWN SUNDAY
7:00PM THE ROACHES
8:00PM BARK
9:00PM FIRESIGN
10:00PM EVE & THE ALLIGATORS
11:00PM TBA
Mon Sep 25
3 PM
THE PEOPLES MIC
3PM-6PM Hosted by Jimmy Peoples $5 for 5 minutes.
Mon Sep 25
6 PM
A SLICE OF FUNNY
6-7:30pm Stage Time Magazine presents a monthly mic show featuring new and up and coming stand-up comics developing new material and riffing on random topics. As the laughs grow bigger and louder, scheduled comedians receive a free slice of pizza at this peer-friendly show.
Mon Sep 25
8 PM
NYC TRIVIA LEAGUE
Big brains and Shrunken Heads. Join Alex and NYC Trivia League every Monday at Otto's to test your knowledge of music, pop culture, and more. Free to play, questions start at 8:00PM!
Tue Sep 26
8 PM
Variety and Comedy SHows
8PM-9:30PM
Evan Laurence presents a night of wonderful singers starring Evan Laurence and featuring David Slone, Dan Onzo and Brady Cudmore. With the amazing Steven Dworkin on cello and accordion.

10PM-12AM The Duck Show
Waddle on down to Otto's and enjoy many laughs and quacks with some the finest and funniest NYC comics this side of the pond! Admission is one drink minimum. Stay till the end and get the chance to win a free duck-themed gift basket!
Tue Sep 26
10 PM
DARK WATER TUESDAYS
Father Vincent Presents a Haven for Creatures of the Night, Freaks, Geeks, and your Average Joe to have Fun and Dive in to the Sounds of D.J. PARADOX and Guest DJs Spinning - 80's, New Wave, Synth-pop, Goth, Industrial,+. Entertainment includes Horror, SciFi, Action, Anime movies all night long, and on occasion..Guest D.J.s, a Dance Floor, live bands & performers. VOTED: BEST WEEKLY PARTY BY NYPRESS READERS!
Wed Sep 27
2:30 PM
The Unemployable Mic
2:30PM-4:30PM Hosted by Ginny Hogan
$5 for 6 minutes.
Wed Sep 27
7 PM
The On Edge Comedy Mic
7-8:30pm Comedy so sharp you can slit your wrists with it!
No cover! Just get a drink! Hosted by Joe DeSantis!
Wed Sep 27
9 PM
LIKE WOW, MAN!
NYCs premiere cover song DJ, DJ XEROX presents a new night of Bongos, Beatniks, Vegas Grind, Go-Go, Surf, Soundtrack, Tiki and Exotica. Plus Live bands deliver a dose of cool daddy-o in the back room.
Thu Sep 28
6 PM
PUNK ROCK HAPPY HOUR!
An after work stress reducer for the underground at heart. Spinning punk, psycho-billy, goth new wave industrial and alternative.
Thu Sep 28
8 PM
8-10pm The Last Thursday of the month your favorite Hillbilly balladeers are back! These talented young lads will enchant you with their renditions of 50's rockabilly and hillbilly lovesongs as well as their own originals.
Thu Sep 28
10 PM
LIVE MUSIC
10:30PM Pink Peg Slax
Rockabilly duo from Leeds, England, established 1980 but recently rejuvenated (bass player is 22). Cheeky literate original material with punk and glam influences.
Fri Sep 29
3 PM
THE PEOPLES MIC
3PM-6PM Hosted by Jimmy Peoples $5 for 5 minutes.
Fri Sep 29
6 PM
DK KOOL THING
6-10pm DJ Kool Thing likes to chew gum & spin crazy tunes. Right now he's out of gum! Join him for an exploration of punk, funk, goth & banal beat!
Fri Sep 29
8 PM
LIVE MUSIC
8pm PONY YUP!
9:30pm UTM
10:30pm Thrill Sergeants
11:30pm Alan Merrill trio
Sat Sep 30
4 PM
Say Hey Kid!
Starts at 4:00 with sign up at 3pm.
FREE and GUESTS WELCOME..! One drink minimum. 5+ minutes. First come first serve sign up.
Sat Sep 30
6:30 PM
Sex Ed A Go-Go
6:30PM-8PM
One part sex Q & A and one part go-go revue. Sex Boobs and Go-Go
Sat Sep 30
8:30 PM
LIVE MUSIC
8:30PM MONKEYBITE
Sat Sep 30
10 PM
THEE MIDNITE MONSTER HOP!
Midnite Monster Hop!
It's a rock'n'roll horror show! Classic 1950's-styled horror hosts, & local NYC spook show performers, broadcast Phantom Creep Radio live from the Midnite Monster Hop, with the wildest rockabilly & psychobilly bands around! Turn up or tune in at phantomcreep.com
LIVE MUSIC Cheap Sneakers, Dusty Booze & the Baby Haters, & the Buy Backs!
Sun Oct 1
3 PM
Carmine Street Metrics
3-5pm "Carmine Street Metrics, a poetry reading series with an open mike for metrical poetry.
Sun Oct 1
7 PM
FRANK WOOD'S WIND DOWN SUNDAY
7:00 TBA
8:00 BAD AVOCADO
9:00 FRANK WOOD & HIS NYC ALL-STARS BAND
10:00 EXIT 99
11:00 BLOWDRYER PUNK SOUL And later:
Mon Oct 2
3 PM
THE PEOPLES MIC
3PM-6PM Hosted by Jimmy Peoples $5 for 5 minutes.
Mon Oct 2
7:30 PM
CASE OF THE MONDAYS
7:30pm - 8:30pm Got a case of the Mondays? Why not start your week off with some laughs instead? Let Medusa and friends put some fun back into your week with a little improv comedy and maybe some other surprises thrown in.
Mon Oct 2
8 PM
NYC TRIVIA LEAGUE
Big brains and Shrunken Heads. Join Alex and NYC Trivia League every Monday at Otto's to test your knowledge of music, pop culture, and more. Free to play, questions start at 8:00PM!
Tue Oct 3
3 PM
THE PEOPLES MIC
3PM-6PM Hosted by Jimmy Peoples $5 for 5 minutes.
Tue Oct 3
8 PM
Open Mic Slam!
Have a new song you want to try out? A poem that has yet to be said out loud outside of your bedroom? Show us what you got on Tuesday night! Hosted by Madeleine Pla.
Sign-ups at 7:45, show starts at 8
Tue Oct 3
10 PM
DARK WATER TUESDAYS
Father Vincent Presents a Haven for Creatures of the Night, Freaks, Geeks, and your Average Joe to have Fun and Dive in to the Sounds of DJ PARADOX & Guest DJs Spinning - 80's, New Wave, Synth-pop, Goth, Industrial,+. Entertainment includes Horror, SciFi, Action, Anime movies all night long, and on occasion..Guest D.J.s, a Dance Floor, live bands & performers. VOTED: BEST WEEKLY PARTY BY NYPRESS READERS!
Wed Oct 4
3 PM
The Unemployable Mic
2:30-4:30 Every Wednesday Hosted by Ginny Hogan
$5 for 6 minutes.
Wed Oct 4
7 PM
The On Edge Comedy Mic
7-8:30pm Comedy so sharp you can slit your wrists with it!
No cover! Just get a drink! Hosted by Joe DeSantis!
Wed Oct 4
9 PM
LIVE MUSIC
9PM Charlotte Maroz
Thu Oct 5
3 PM
THE PEOPLE'S MIC
3PM-6PM Hosted by Jimmy Peoples $5 for 6 minutes.
Thu Oct 5
6 PM
HAPPY HOUR WITH PAT PERVERT
An after work stress reducer for the underground at heart. Spinning punk, psycho-billy, goth new wave industrial and alternative.
Mon Oct 30
6 PM
tim trivia