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Voxtrot, Favourite Sons, Au Revoir Simone. Like the ’80s, without the eaganomics. Webster Hall, 125 E. 11th St. (betw. 3rd & 4th Aves.), 212-353-1600; 6, $18. The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari. Obsession, somnambulism & murder w/ live music by Richard Marriott & Club Foot Orchestra. The Morgan Library & Museum, 225 Madison Ave. (betw. 36th [&hellip
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Earl Greyhound, Dirty on Purpose, Great Northern. Just like the ’70s, only with long hair and afros. Bowery Ballroom, 6 Delancey St. (betw. Bowery & Chrystie St.), 212-533-2111; 8, $13/$15. A.M. Holmes & Daniel Mendelsohn. Tell-all about new memoirs. Housing Works Used Book Cafe, 128 Crosby St. (betw. Prince & W. Houston Sts.), 212-334-3424; 7, [&hellip
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Amanda LePore, Cazwell, Jonny McGovern, Mr. Joe, Dean Johnson. Cocktails and trannies at literary salon. Rapture Café & Books, 200 Ave. A (betw. 12th & 13th Sts.), 212-228-1177; 8, free dirty martinis 10-11. Julius Caesar. To be or not to be—et tu? Moosehall Theatre Production. Inwood Hill Park Peninsula, 218th St, & Indian Rd. and [&hellip
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Lily Allen, Kevin Michael. Got in trouble for calling Bob Geld a “cunt.” Yeah, been there. Roseland Ballroom, 239 W. 52nd St. (betw. 7t & 8th Aves.), 212-777-6800; 6:45,$26. Museum Mile at El Museo. Haunting exhibition of The Disappeared (Los Desaparecidos) by 14 artists from seven Central and S. American countries, live music, dancing, do-it-yourself [&hellip
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The Ladybug Transistor, Pipas. Is there such a thing as too much Elephant 6? We’ll let you know. Union Hall, 702 Union St. (at 5th Ave.), Park Slope, B’klyn, 718-638-4400; 8, $10. On the Bowery. Hybrid narrative and documentary film of impoverished bums on Bowery by director Lionel Rogosin. MoMA, 11 W. 53rd St. (betw. [&hellip
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Gotham Girls Roller Derby. Season opening grudge match, Bronx Gridlock vs. the Queens of Pain. Hunter College, B3 Gym. Lexington Ave. (at 68th St.), 646-405-9803; 7; 8:30 whistle, $20-$30. Robin Thicke. Good Morning America Summer Concert Series. Bryant Park (41st St. & 6th Ave.); 7am, free. Freak Show. Comedy by Poykpac, music by Riah/tr33soul, Argyle [&hellip
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Bloc Party, The Noisettes, The Maccabees. They haven’t saved rock ’n’ roll yet, but according to NME, they’re still working on it. Asbury Park Convention Hall, 1300 Ocean Ave, Asbury, NJ, 732-775-0959; 7, $30. The Miss Lez Pageant. Beauty pageant for seven hot queer women. Luna Lounge, 361 Metropolitan Ave. (at Havemeyer St.), B’klyn, 718-384 [&hellip
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Great Lake Swimmers. Rockin’ out, glockenspiel-style. Joe’s Pub, 425 Lafayette St. (betw. Astor Pl. & E. 4th St.), 212-967-7555; 11:30, $14. Reading For Filth: Queer Writers Read About Queer Sex. Celebrate Gay Pride month and hear raunchy dirt hosted by scandalous performer/promoter/sex-blogger Dean Johnson with Mike Albo, Joey Arias, Hedda Lettuce. Rapture Café & Books, [&hellip
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Rufus Wainwright, Lucy Wainwright Roche. One Louden short of a family reunion. Blender Theatre at Gramercy, 127 E. 23rd St. (betw. Lexington Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-777-6800; 7, $40. Monterey Pop. 40th anniversary of 1968 groovy D.A. Pennebaker documentary. IFC Center, 323 6th Ave. (at W. 3rd St.), 212-924-7771; 7:30, $5-$15. Romeo and Juliet. [&hellip
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Sebastian Junger. Macho hunk writer/journalist reads/signs. The Explorer’s Club, 46 E. 70th St. (betw. 5th & Madison Aves.), 212-628-8383; 6, $5-$20. O’Debbie Awards Ceremony! The O’Debra Twins welcome Langhorne Slim, Trachtenberg Family Slideshow Players, Rev. Jen, Mike Amato and more. Bowery Poetry Club, 308 Bowery (betw. Houston & Bleecker), 212-612-0505; 10, $5. Unlearn! Because Life [&hellip
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