Urge Nights Presents Pelican at Bowery Ballroom on July 24th ~ BrooklynRocks: NYC Music Blog

Monday, July 16, 2007

Urge Nights Presents Pelican at Bowery Ballroom on July 24th

Urge Nights Presents Pelican at Bowery Ballroom, July 24thPelican bring their hypnotizing live show to New York City as part of URGE Nights – an extension of MTV Networks’ digital music service URGE.

With songs that graze in the range of ambient metal while remaining boldly instrumental, Pelican have refined their sound and reach new heights on their third full-length, City of Echoes, which features, more melodic musical peaks and valleys.

There is epic music and there is epic music. Chicago instrumental quartet Pelican is proudly guilty of producing the latter, penning tunes so ambitious and triumphant that your everyday life seems insignificant in comparison”. - XLR8R
This special performance is presented by MTV Networks’ URGE digital music service, as part of URGE Nights -- a concert series connecting music lovers with both emerging and acclaimed artists in a variety of musical styles and settings. URGE is available for free download at http://www.urge.com.

Featuring original and exclusive music programming, first-rate editorial and innovative music-discovery features, URGE is an immersive entertainment experience for music fans to connect with their favorite artists and discover new ones. Leveraging the music programming expertise of MTV, VH1 and CMT, URGE celebrates all music, from Afro-beat to zydeco. URGE offers subscription and a la carte access to nearly 3 million songs across all music genres.

Pelican is playing with Earth (Dylan Carlson rules) and Priestbird. This is a great lineup and tickets are only $15.

Doors open at 8PM and the Bowery Ballroom is located at:

6 Delancey Street
New York, NY

Urge (link)
Bowery Ballroom (link)

Pelican (link)
Earth (link)
Priestbird (link)