Check It Out: August 22-26

X (Billy Zoom, John Doe, Exene Cervenka, DJ Bonebrake) (Photo by Frank Gargani)
(Billy Zoom, John Doe, Exene Cervenka, DJ Bonebrake)
(Photo by Frank Gargani)

Tons of great music to check out from Aug. 22 through Aug. 26. Take your pick: cow-punk, garage rock, country music, power-pop or good old fashioned hard rock. Click below to see your choices.

X (City Winery, August 22-24)

The Strypes (Music Hall of Williamsburg, August 23)

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center, August 23)

Lyle Lovett & His Large Band (Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center, August 24)

Cheap Trick (The Paramount, August 26)

Deep Purple (NYCB Theatre @ Westbury, August 26)

Dave Gil de Rubio
In addition to being editor of theNassau Observer, Dave Gil de Rubio is a regular contributor to Long Island Weekly, specializing in music and sports features. He has won several awards for writing from Press Club of Long Island (PCLI), New York Press Association (NYPA) and Fair Media Council (FMC).




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