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Weekend Distractions CXIX

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

5:30pm- “Climate Frenzy and the Constitution,” F. William Harder Endowed Lecture @ Gannett Auditorium
7:00pm- Romeo and Juliet Auditions @ Studio B in JKB (fbook)
8:00pm- Music of Indonesia @ Zankel
8:00pm- Porches. and Mugsy Boges @ Falstaffs (fbook)

2:30pm- Skidmore 2025: Building The College’s Next Strategic Plan @ DHall & Case Center (fbook)
8:00pm- Hannah Emery’s Senior Clarinet Recital @ Zankel (fbook)

5:30pm- Emily and Desmond’s Shared Recital @ Filene (fbook)
8:00pm- Emma Goldberg Liu’s Senior Voice Recital @ Zankel (fbook)
8:00pm- International Culture Show (Pangaea) @ Filene Hall (fbook)
9:00pm- Hip Hop Alliance Presents Black Ken and the Goldsmith & Sime Geezus @ Falstaffs (fbook)

2:00pm- Will Kencel’s Senior Music Recital @ Zankel (fbook)
7:00pm- Danny Pravder – A Sophomore Recital @ Zankel (fbook)

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Porches. And Mugsy Boges @ Falstaff’s 3/20

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014
Courtesy of Garrett Evans

Courtesy of Garrett Evans

This Thursday at Falstaff’s Skidmore’s own Mugsy Boges will be opening up for Porches., a Brooklyn-based quintet predominantly powered Aaron Maine, who’s also the drummer of the band Frankie Cosmos.

Porches. has been making rumbles lately with their 2013 album “Slow Dance In The Cosmos,” a project that introduced many to their grit-layered way of wooing experimental, folk rock vibes and utterly inviting lyricism that begs rapid replays. Their calling it “moan pop” or “sad rock” and well, it’s sweet. Plus, uhh, Pitchfork says nice things about them, so, yeah.

Don’t miss this chance to see Porches. for free with Mugsy Boges and three dollar beers. That’s not a band, they’re just selling three dollar beers.