Posts Tagged ‘My Pet Dragon’

LIVE: My Pet Dragon @ the Hollow Bar + Kitchen, 10/4/13

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

My Pet Dragon (photo by Timothy Reidy)

Photographs by Timothy Reidy

Singer-songwriter-guitarist Todd Michaelsen and actress-dancer-singer Reena Shah – NYC-based indie duo My Pet Dragon – breathed fire during their return to the Hollow in Albany earlier this month…



Be Here Now: SPAC’s Rock & Run, 5/20/12

Thursday, May 17th, 2012
SPAC Rock & Run 2012

Yes, it must officially be summertime because the Saratoga Performing Arts Center is hosting its first event of the 2012 season on Sunday morning.


LIVE: Black Taxi @ Jillian’s, 11/18/11

Thursday, December 8th, 2011
Black Taxi

Black Taxi

Brooklyn has become a hotbed of interesting and innovative music by upcoming bands of all stripes and styles. With the release of “Things Of That Nature,” the pop-rock-punk outfit Black Taxi – fronted by the hyper-energetic vocalist Ezra Huleatt (also keyboards, trumpet and miscellaneous noise makers) – has joined their ranks, garnering plenty of attention on alternative and college radio stations while performing incessantly in music clubs all across the country.

Black Taxi’s infectious, well-crafted and beat-laden songs are full of rocking guitar riffs that fly off the stage and get people bouncing to the rhythms. But their tunes are not droning dance music: you can dance to them if you want to, but if you don’t, Huleatt and his musical cohorts give you plenty of animated energy to look at.


Song o’ the Week: My Pet Dragon’s “Moonshine”

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

My Pet Dragon – featuring members of Mercury Rev, Longwave and Govt. Mule – will rock the house at 8pm on Friday (November 18) at Jillian’s in Albany, sharing the bill with Black Taxi and headliners Paranoid Social Club. Tix are $10 in advance; $12 at the door.

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