today's MUG 09.12.14

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music Brill Bruisers is the first album from The New Pornographers in four years and it was worth the wait. They're performing at Hammerstein Ballroom on November 17.

movie A sneak preview of Bronx Obama is at IFC, Thursday, September 18, 8pm. It's the story of a Bronx fellow who looked into the mirror in 2008 and saw an opportunity. Originally part of a This American Life episode.

art At Klemens Gasser & Tanja Grunert Gallery, 33 Orchard [Hester/Canal] 646.944.6197, Vessel, the first solo exhibition by Rachel Garrard, in which the artist uses different media to explore the inner and outer selves of the body as conduit.

theater Good reviews for Kenneth Lonergan's This is Our Youth; good buzz for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time; good seats available for Helen Mirren in The Audience, which doesn't start previews until February. But those seats are going to go fast.

book Lou Di Palo has long been dispensing indispensable culinary knowledge and advice with the seasonal Parmigiano-Reggiano at the Little Italy treasure Di Palo. All that good eating has been compiled in Di Palo's Guide to the Essential Foods of Italy: 100 Years of Wisdom and Stories from Behind the Counter. He'll be at the Tenement Museum on September 17, 6:30pm, with stories and tastes.

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The Red Caboose, Flickr Pool Picks
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