Jesse Malin, Lunachicks, Ben Stiller’s band and more paid tribute to Howie Pyro (photos)
Jesse malin did her annual holiday show at the Bowery Ballroom in New York on Saturday (12/11), and this one was a boon for her former Generation D group mate Howie pyro, who fought for his life (you can help by donating to his GoFundMe). The show full of guests included Lunachicks, Ben Stiller80s post-punk band Capital punishment, Suzi Gardner from L7, Lenny Kaye (Patti Smith Group), Murphy’s Law, Tommy Stinson (The Replacements), Scream’s Shilpa Ray, The Toilet Boys, Pete Stahl & Skeeter Thompson, Robert Gordon, Leah Hennessey, Tish & Snooky (Sic fuck), Diane and the Nice Men, Tom Clark, Sam Hariss (Sweet Things), Bob bert (Sonic Youth, Pussy Galore), heather litter, Jesse’s Generation D group mate Richard bacchus, and more, and Jonathan toubin was the DJ for the evening.
Jesse and his band performed a full set, and there were various collaborations and covers with musicians backed by two different house bands throughout the night, and all of the performers talked about what Howie means to them. Jayne County also sent in a video which was shown to the crowd.
Check out the full performance order, Jesse’s setlist, Lunachicks’ setlist and more photos from the show via P squared below.
Jesse is also starting again in Los Angeles on January 8 at the Roxy Theater with Butch Walker, Jakob Dylan, Suzi Gardner (L7), HR (Bad Brains), Danny Sage (D Generation), Richard Bacchus (D Generation), Clem Burke (Blondie) , Kid Congo (The Cramps, Gun Club, Bad Seeds), Wayne Kramer (MC5), Jimmy G. (Murphy’s Law), Prima Donna, Dave Catching (Eagles of Death Metal), Immy (Counting Crows), Michael Des Barres, Matt Pinfield, Kate Clover, Joe Sib, Bryan Rabin, Holly Ramos (OSO My Brain), Bason, with host Bryan Rabin, DJ Kat Von D, DJ Mr. Pharmacist (Gregg Foreman) and more to be determined (tickets).
Also read tributes from Debbie Harry, John Travolta, ANOHNI and more to Howie Pyro.
Order of representations
Jonathan Toubin (DJ)
Jessse Malin and Richard Baccus
Heather Litteer singing “Santa Baby”
Lynne Von Pang with Marti D
Diane Gentile with Matt B
Jesse Malin Band with Tish & Snooky and Mike Schnapp dressed as Santa Claus
Tommy Stinson and Cat Popper (and Jesse joined Tommy for a song)
Pete Stahl and Skeeter Thompson
Tish and Snooky do “Winter Wonderland”
Jesse and Shilpa
Jesse Malin setlist (Going through)
The way we were riding
Before you leave
Turn up the tide
Town of Whitestone
She don’t love me now
Rock ‘N’ Roll Radio (cover of the Ramones)
Winter (Rolling Stones cover)
Meet me at the end of the world
Sally Can’t Dance (cover of Lou Reed)
Santa (cover of The Kinks)
Lunachicks setlist (Going through)
bad ass female dog
The day the squid gerbil died