Hostile Takeover: The Coup + Japanther
The West Coast's politically peeved hip-hop group brings its agitprop rhymes to the Bowery Ballroom.
Performance punks: Boots Riley et al. are joined by the cerebral noise of art rockers Japanther.
Thu 8p. Bowery Ballroom, 6 Delancey St. (Chrystie St.), Bowery. $16 here.
Nearby: Pok Pok Phat Thai; Saxon + Parole; Freemans
Disco Biscuits: The Dog and Pony Show - Eats Everything
House producer Eats Everything, who's won praise from fellow Britisher Carl Cox and John Digweed, makes his NY debut.
Beat makers: Eats' set is bookended by Dog and Pony's Paul Raffaele and Lloydski of Tiki Disco.
Fri 10p. Cielo, 18 Little W. 12th St. (9th Ave.), Meatpacking district. $15 & up here.
Nearby: Spice Market; Fatty Crab; The Standard
Eat Out: Gowanus NITE Market
The first night of this monthly pop-up features Food Freaks Grilled Cheese, Daly Pie, and two dozen more food vendors.
Music maker: DJ Chela spins all night in this "boutique film props warehouse" full of gifty goodies.
Sat 7p. 540 President St. (4th Ave.), Gowanus. RSVP free here.
Nearby: Fletcher's Brooklyn BBQ; Littleneck; The Bell House
Jew and I: The Sixth Annual Menorah Horah
The Schlep Sisters host their annual Hanukkah-themed strip show featuring the Chosen People of burlesque.
Dance off: Get to Highline early for the Urban Dance League Finals' breakdancing-meets-parkour.
Sun 8p. Highline Ballroom, 431 W. 16th St. (9th Ave.), Meatpacking District. $20-35 here.
Nearby: Del Posto; The Kitchen; Pastis