Ok, ok. So there have been better moments, economically speaking, to launch an entirely independent magazine focused on music and art and food. But as Jorge said so eloquently in yesterday’s cinema round up – THIS IS NOT THE TIME TO GIVE UP ON CULTURE PEOPLE. That’s like, what the man wants us to do, maaaan. So get thee to the shows. Support these great bands. Exalt in the miraculous healing power of live music.
Concert series OID NOS is back for another round of exquisitely weird, tastefully curated live music shows. On this occasion, experimental ensemble Stereopomos and multi-instrumentalist Hernan Hayet will be challenging ears and minds alike through their idiosyncratic sounds at La Casa del Bicentenario. And best of all – it’s free!
18 hrs | FREE | Casa Nacional del Bicentenario | Riobamba 985
Feminist art collective Feminoise Latinoamérica takes over Una Casa in San Telmo for a trio of live performances by experimental artists Florconvenas, Sofía Zeta, and from Brazil, Tetrasphonia. In addition to the live music shows, there will also be poetry readings, art installations, and everything you need to know about the imminent demise of the patriarchy.
10 PM | Una Casa (dire x inbox) | San Telmo
12 AM | AR $100 | El Emergente Bar | Acuña de Figueroa 1030
Interdisciplinary art collective Telar is performing live at Atom, in what just might be an evening full of multisensory experiences. Yeah, we have no idea what to expect either. Let’s get weird.
6 PM | FREE | Atom | Bolivar 933
Undertones is simultaneously celebrating its 10th anniversary and throwing their last party ever, in an event that promises to be a bacchanal of live music, figuratively speaking, of course. The lineup consists of Las Sombras, Los Brujos, Gin Tronic, Capitán, Guli, Rey Hindú, Cadena Nacional, and Zomvic B2B Emir B, plus several DJ sets and art expos.
9 PM | AR $300 | Niceto Club | Niceto Vega 5510
Actor-turned-singer-songwriter Nicolás Mateo, folk musician Siesta, and noise folk artist Los Aullidos will be playing a sweet and savory set at La Casa del Arbol.
21 hrs | AR $100 | La Casa del Árbol | Fitz Roy 2487
The 8th edition of Ciclos Infames is upon us, this time with performances by pop rock band Las edades, and space rock outfit Verde y los Caballos a Marte. And it all goes down in the cuddly yet cool Roseti.
21 hrs | Roseti | Roseti 722
Looking for the best in garage, post-punk, new wave, rockabilly, and more? Concert series Aliens Garage has what you’re after. For their second edition, they call to the stage electropunk outfit Los Peligros, pop punkers AUTOPISTA, rockabilly punk band Excursionistas, and post-punk duo Lutos.
23 hrs | AR $100 | Naranja Verde | Av. Santa Fe 1284 | Centro
Pop savant Pablo Malaurie is playing a free live show at Local as part of the Rock N’ Doc Fest, a music and film festival taking place from September 6th to September 12th. Jorge wrote a swell guide to some of the documentaries you should take in – check it out!
23:30 hrs | FREE | LOCAL | Gorriti 5045
Surf rock band Las Piñas returns for one of their last shows before their recently announced, indefinite hiatus, joined by indie rock bands Boedo and El Gran Lago.
23 hrs | AR $100 | Espacio Cultural Mi Casa | Agüero 787
Haus Party is back! This time with a triple feature: shoegazers Medalla Milagrosa, psychedelic folk-rock project Marton Marton, and dream pop outfit Fervors will all be performing live at a cozy secret location somewhere in Villa Ortúzar. See you there!
21 hrs | FREE | Dire x Inbox
After hitting Haus Party, stick to the neighborhood by heading over to La Confiteria. Dark synthpop duo La Vida En Familia, avant pop outfit Amor Elefante, and, from Tucumán, indie pop band Klemm will be gracing the stage with a late-night set that you don’t want to miss.
00 hrs | AR $120 | La Confiteria | F. Lacroze 2963
Spice up your Saturday with Argentine-folklore-meets-Americana act Sombrero, who will be playing live at the 2nd edition of their Fiesta Picante.
22 hrs | AR $100 | Uriarte 1289