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"You Don't Know Me!" magazine benefit: W 8/26, 7pm-midnight @ Bowery Electric

You Don't Know Me!
Gigantic/Opium/Bomb Benefit Bash
Wednesday, Aug. 26th
Bowery Electric
327 Bowery (at 2nd St.)
7pm - 12am

An End-of-Summer Benefit Party presented by Gigantic, Opium and BOMB Magazines, hosted by Bowery Electric

BOMB Magazine
Opium Magazine
Gigantic Magazine


Join some of New York's most innovative artists and creative minds in celebrating a joint end-of-summer literary magazine benefit party.

The event will feature multiple short programs -- performances, micro-readings and video installations -- to be presented variety style throughout the night as curated by the three magazines.

Come party with artists, writers, magazine editors, agents, book publishers, bloggers, and new media types.


Pre-sale access to VIP Cocktail Hour 7-8pm featuring special guest performance by performance artist Kalup Linzy.

To purchase $10 pre-sale tickets:

VIP Admission (at door): $12

General Admission tickets: $6. 8pm-midnight

-Short plays directed by Ben Greenman and Bob Powers.
-The Dog House Band, featuring bluegrass musician/writers David Gates and Sven Birkerts and special guest John Wesley Harding.
- performance by Joseph Keckler.
- performance by James J. Williams III
- Featured band: The Library Is On Fire

Upstairs: all-night DJ set by Catherine Pierce


All donations and ticket sales for the night are tax-deductible. You will be directly supporting these independent magazines and furthering their dialog on literature, film, music, the visual and performing arts.

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