An unprecedented opportunity to see and hear for the first time on one stage three rock ‘n’ roll bands comprising New York University faculty—scientists, shrinks, and film scholars—rocking out together in a three-hour concert.
Members of Amygdaloids: (Left to right) Amanda Thorpe, Joe LeDoux, Daniela Schiller, Tyler Volk; not shown are Tamas Madarasz and Jon Kanen.
The nonstop evening of music and fun will be held on Friday, February 8 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the multi-media art cabaret (Le) Poisson Rouge, located at 158 Bleecker Street, New York City.Performing will be the Amygdaloids, representing NYU Neuroscience; SIG!!!, from the Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy & Psychoanalysis at NYU; and Thaumatrope, members of the NYU’s Cinema Studies Department.Special guests Eliza Callahan and Jack Staffen will open the evening.
Tickets range from $100 to $10 for a student ticket.For detailed information and to arrange for tickets, contact Liza Greenfield at email@example.com or 212.998.1615.
Group Therapy order of appearance:
7 p.m. Jack and Eliza, featuring Eliza Callahan and Jack Staffen. In 2011, Eliza’s song Bridge Song won the coveted John Lennon Songwriting Contest. http://jackandeliza.bandcamp.com/
7:30 p.m. SIG!!!, featuring Lewis Aron (guitar), Andrew Tatarsky (guitar), John Shaw (guitar/vocals), Tori Mierlak (lead/ backup vocals), Frank Bosco (bass), Steve Knoblauch (sax/percussion), & Steve Solow (drums). https://sites.google.com/site/siganalystsrock/
8:15 p.m. The Amygdaloids, featuring Joseph LeDoux (lead vocals/guitar), Daniela Schiller (drums), Tyler Volk (lead guitar), Amanda Thorpe (bass), Tamas Madarasz (cello), & Jon Kanen (saxophone). http://www.amygdaloids.com/
9 p.m.Thaumatrope, featuring Richard Allen (vocal and guitar), Sid Gottlieb (lead guitar), Tim O'Brien (drums) and Cullen Gallagher (bass) http://williamthaumatrope.com/