Other Nights of the Week: Denmark Levels Up

We’ve got the week off from party-throwing, so there’ll be a little extra time for going out. Aside from the must-see El Guincho and Ulrich Schnauss shows, we’ll be checking Babycastles’ video game geek-out happening at Queens’ favorite underground venue, Silent Barn.

Babycastles is a collective of gaming nerds who rescue underground and out-of-print video games from complete obscurity and install them in custom-built arcade cabinets all over town. They’re welcoming a crew of indie game designers from Copenhagen for this edition. Come for the Rückblende, stay for the akvavit.

Tue, Sept 28: El Guincho and Lemonade
Mercury Lounge (217 E Houston St, Manhattan) / 8p / $10 / more info / directions

Wed, Sept 29: Shy Child and Your Youth Record Release
Pianos (158 Ludlow St, Manhattan) / 8p / $5 / more info / directions

Thur, Sept 30: Best Coast and Male Bonding
Music Hall of Williamsburg (66 N 6th St, Brooklyn) / 9p / $15 / more info / directions

Fri, Oct 1: The Bunker presents Peter Van Hoesen and Mount Kimbie
Public Assembly (70 N 6th St, Manhattan) / 10p / $20 / more info / directions 

Sat, Oct 2: Babycastles presents Copenhagan Game Collective
Silent Barn (915 Wyckoff Ave, Queens ) / 7p / $5 / more info / directions

Sun, Oct 3: Night Gallery feat. Bruce McClure (live projections)
Furman Gallery (70 Lincoln Center Plaza, Manhattan) / 10:30p / $12 / more info / directions

Mon, Oct 4: Chapterhouse and Ulrich Schnauss
Le Poisson Rouge  (158 Bleecker St, Manhattan) / 7:30p / $25 / more info / directions

[photo via Copenhagen Game Collective]