Kicking off the Antifolk Festival at Sidewalk! Via Wikipedia: "The New York Antifolk Festival is an annual music festival featuring anti-folk, indie rock, post-punk and indie pop bands and singer-songwriters. It also has featured performance artists, comedians and magicians. The festival hosts up to 50 acts over a seven-day period. It is traditionally kicked off by the SideWalk Cafe open-mic, one of the longest-running traditional open-mics in New York City. The open-mic and the SideWalk Cafe have been praised by the likes of Suzanne Vega, and a number of notable musicians are known to have gotten their start at the SideWalk Cafe, including Regina Spektor, Nellie McKay and The Moldy Peaches." ...so, you know. Come out and play!