That’s right, this column has a name now! Or rather, it has a name again, which some of you may recognize from when it used to be posted in a different publication. But don’t worry! Nothing else is different! We’re still committed to bringing you a curated list of all the best live music in town! Our header is just slightly longer now! But isn’t it pretty?”
Are you an avid reader and consummate music lover looking for an event that ticks both of your feel-good boxes? Boy/girl/non-binary person, do we have something special for you. Hit La Casa del Árbol for a finger-snapping live reading event with live music by OGs Yuli y Tonga (of Niños Envueltos fame). Turtleneck and cigarettes are recommended but not compulsory.
8:30pm | FREE | La Casa del Árbol | Av. Córdoba 5217
Finish off this totally gorgeous sunbeam of a day with a free live set by indie folk group Julio y Agosto, who will be opening the 2019 Bienal at the always lovely Centro Cultural Recoleta. It’s a great chance to catch the band perform their 3-part album Ceremonia live. PS. if you don’t yet follow them on instagram, we highly recommend it – the meme game is strong.
8 PM |FREE | Centro Cultural Recoleta | Junín 1930
Spring has arrived, and so have my allergies. That’s just the way things work. The good thing is, 9 out of 10 doctors recommend live music as the most effective antihistamine out there. Okay, that’s a lie, but you totally can’t hear me sneezing over those sick synth lines bruh. Get your derrière down to Club Cultural and catch up-and-coming indie rockers Los Círculos Polares, Brigada Barceló, and Deportistas for a live show at everyone’s favorite elementary-school-turned-venue.
9pm | $100 Presale, $150 Door | Club Cultural Matienzo | Pringles 1249
Dystopian ciclo Doble Filo is back for a second round with a killer lineup and yes, more power chords. Mosh kings Fanzine, lo-fi indie rockers Krupoviesa, and singer-songwriter HERNANDES will be providing the live music, while AUEIO, Nicolas Barroca, Cecilia Casas, and MINSK visuales will be in charge of ambience.
11 PM | AR $100 | Panda Rojo Espacio Cultural | Sarmiento 3096
Indie rockers Las Bermudas, synthpop outfit NINJA, and experimental pop act Junior 1 will be performing live at La Confitería in a triple feature that’s gonna knock your socks off. If you’re into anthemic choruses and weird, funky textures, this is definitely the show for you.
11:30 PM | $150 | La Confiteria | Federico Lacroze 2963
Do you like secrets? Do you like live music? Do you need a haircut? Well then, do we have the show for you. Up and coming hair salon El Toque de Oro is celebrating their grand opening with a by reservation only show in their secret location in Palermo. Playing live are Telefonema, dreampop act Violenta Josefina, and Los Cables. Plus, a special welcome offer: mention La La Lista when you book your first turno and you will enjoy 30% off. Happy Spring!
9 PM | $150 | Dire x pm | Palermo
The glitchy as all get-out DIY record label PUAJ! (Try yelling it in a crowded cafe like I just did. It’s super fun) is hosting a lil somethin-somethin’ us industry folks like to call a record label showcase in San Telmo cultural center Bomba Club. Show up when you feel like for fun, crunch-tastic time. *Siren noise*
11:55 pm | $130 | Bomba club|Chacabuco 524 |San Telmo
Goth-tastic overlords Mujercitas Terror are presenting their new album, Oscura sala de la Visión, joined by darkwave duo Re Signados. We recently named the leading single “La Procesiön” off their latest album as one of our favorite local releases, so if that isn’t enough for you to check out their live show, why are you even reading this? Seriously. Do you even trust us? We thought we had something special.
11 pm | AR $150 | Rabia Bar |Costa Rica 4901