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What: HALLOWEEN FREAKFEST — 3rd annual free punk & variety show in Tompkins Square Park
Costumes encouraged! Lots of fun surprises TBA!
Produced by Our Lady of Perpetual PMS (GLOB - Gorgeous Ladies of Bloodwrestling) and The SHADOW, NYC's underground newspaper since 1988
Freaky line up in order of appearance:
GREEN HELL (Misfits cover band that's been murdering all your favorite Misfits songs since 2004)
THE HAMBURGLARS (Greasy garage rock from Chicago! Obsessed w/burgers & dressed to thrill like The Hamburglar. Robble Robble!)
JENNIFER BLOWDRYER (LES author/performer)
THE AFTERBIRTH (NYC's Kings -sometimes Queens- of insane/full throttle/gore punk rock!)
NINA SPIERER (young art activist-poet recently featured in The Huffington Post)
THE NON-PROPHETS: (Acoustical side project from NYC punk/everything band Wombat In Combat
FISHERMAN (fresh from his summer residency @ the Coney Island Freak Bar, he plays the world's largest xylophone, but he also plays marimba, log drum, timbales & does birdcalls!)
BALLS N BLOAT (the twisted burlesque tribute to Hall and Oates!)
LONE VEIN (visually stunning in skeleton attire; Day-of-the-Dead aesthetic. An American Gothic, gloom-tune power duo)
KATRIN HIER: (Writer/Performance Artist)
JESSICA DELFINO (the LES's reigning Queen of the Obscene, publicly denounced by the U.S. Catholic League)
SKUM CITY (stellar NYC hardcore punk outfit decrying the demise of NYC, & putting what remains loud & in your face/ears/orifices, etc!
[Photos via Our Lady of Perpetual PMS]