Archive for September, 2009


HFS at Barbes, 9/19, 7pm

September 7, 2009

HAPPYFUNSMILE will be a part of the Transpacific Sounds Paradise, hosted by Rob Weisberg and Irene Trudel at BARBES on Saturday, September 19. The show runs from 6-9pm and HFS goes on around 7pm.

We’re excited to be a part of such an amazing lineup! Come check out: Matuto, Smokey’s Secret Family, HFS, and Djarara!

376 9th Street, Brooklyn
Directions: From Manhattan, Take the last car of the F train to 7th Avenue, Brooklyn; Exit at the southwest corner exit; Make a u-turn and walk downhill on 9th street towards 6th Avenue; Barbes is on your left at 376 9th Street, a couple of stores in from the corner of 6th Avenue.


Kagero in September

September 3, 2009

KAGERO performance in September:

Thursday, 9/10, 8:30 and 10pm
Gypsy Concert at Bucharest
43-45 40th Street, Sunnyside, Queens
Sharing the stage with Elena Soare from Romania. I’ll be joining KAGERO for the late set. Whoa…and check out the menu!
Update: What an amazing evening! Things are going well when the lady in the front row starts dancing and the featured singer steps up to join us right in the middle of a song! Awesome night topped with two huge platters of sausage and cabbage rolls, pickles, wine, and Azuga beer.

Friday, 9/11, 11:30pm
Gypsy Tabor Festival at the Gateway National Recreation Area (Sponsored by Mehanata)
Floyd Bennett Field
50 Aviation Rd, Brooklyn, NY
Starting at 7pm with Ellina Graypel and the Dynamo Band, Alessandra Belloni, Mambo Tango Tella, Ivan Lenin, and KAGERO at 11:30pm.
Update: Cancelled due to rain. Sorry, folks.

Friday, 9/25, 11pm
The Lake
258 Johnson Ave, Brooklyn, NY
The Lake is a new art space in Brooklyn. Karuhata and Drunken Balordi will also be on the bill. Music at 10pm, KAGERO at 11pm. L Train to Montrose.