On Thursday August 5th, three bands played a free show in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park for the Celebrate Brooklyn Festival.
Holly Miranda, Joan as Policewoman, and Metric took the stage — Holly Miranda and Metric were definitely the best bands of the evening.
Highlights were Holly Miranda playing “Waves” and “I’d Rather Go Blind,” with Kaki King joining in on guitar, and Metric playing an acoustic version of “Combat Baby” as the last song of the encore.
Rachael Cantu, Carina Round, Ben Lee, the Silver Lake Chorus, and Kaki King played at the Mint in LA on Thursday for the Gulf Coast Benefit Concert. Kaki King organized and emceed the concert.
-Ben Lee playing his song “Pop Queen” with Kaki King playing the guitar solo.
-Ben Lee playing “We’re All In This Together” with the Silver Lake Chorus singing back-up vocals.
-Kaki King covering “Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want” by The Smiths.
Also in attendance were Clea Duvall, Tegan Quin of Tegan and Sara, Zooey Deschanel of She & Him, Lara May of El May, Ione Skye, Liz Feldman, and Kate Moennig.
On Thursday July 1st at The Mint in LA, a Gulf Coast Benefit concert will feature the following line-up:
8:00 – Rachael Cantu
8:45 – Carina Round
9:30 – Ben Lee
10:15 – Silverlake Chorus
11:00 – Kaki King
To get tickets, click here.