Source: The Independent

Night Moves

by Kitty Merrill

July 17, 2013

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Gurney’s Inn

The summer beach concert series, held every Tuesday at sunset features The Legendary Murphys. Don’t miss one of Long Island’s top rock & roll bands.

360° East

Check out Margarita Madness every Thursday at the Montauk Downs hotspot. Camarena Tequila models will shake up specialty margaritas for $5 from 7 to 9 PM. Heineken and Heineken Lights will also be served for $3 poolside. Sounds of live island music will surround the scene with the Soul Junkies jamming.

Concerts on the Green

The Montauk Chamber of Commerce hosts concerts on the green every Monday night. 6:30 PM. This week enjoy folk rock with Caroline Doctorow & The Steamrollers. Bring your blanket or lawn chair.

Concerts in the Park

The Southampton Cultural Center’s Concerts in the Park series presents The Precisions in Agawam Park at 6:30 PM tonight; Matt Daniels next Wednesday night. Same time, same place.

Stephen Talkhouse

On Monday night, it’s all booze, beads and brass, New Orleans style, without the mosquitos as DCE hosts -- and plays – a Mardi Gras Party. Starting at 10 PM, there will be drink specials, prizes for the best costume, and even a float parade through the Talkhouse, located on Main Street in Amagansett. Sponsored by Crossroads Music.

SL East

The Thursday night party at SL East in East Hampton takes place every week starting at 10 PM. Open bar from 10 to 11 PM and half price drinks and bottles all night.

The Surf Lodge

The Summer Concert Series at the Surf Lodge in Montauk provides free live music every Saturday and Sunday night, June through August. Unwind with beautiful scenery and a variety of musicians. This week the series brings Youngblood Hawke on Saturday at 7 PM.

Visit the Surf Lodge website to see a full schedule of music performances planned each week.


Sunset Fridays and Saturdays are at 5 PM at Wolffer Estate Vineyards wine stand in Sagaponack. Enjoy live music and wine.

La Superica

Two for one frozen margaritas are now available every Tuesday. Wednesday is 2 for 1 Mount Gay Rum mixed drinks. Enjoy Rum Punch and Mexican favorites. 631-725-3388.


Come in for happy hour every Friday from 6 PM to 9 PM at Georgica Restaurant & Lounge in Wainscott. Enjoy $1 oysters, $29 three-course prix-fix dinner, half priced bottles of wine, $5 drinks at the bar, and live music.

Memory Motel

Reggae in the yard will take place every Saturday at the Memory Motel in Montauk. 2 to 5 PM. Listen to laid back tunes by Winston Irie and much more. Hosted by DJ Matty Nice.

East Hampton Point

East Hampton Point is now open seven days a week! Come in for happy hour Monday through Thursday, from 4 to 6 PM. Enjoy “Social Sundays” with live music on the deck at 6:30 PM. Located at 295 Three Mile Harbor Road in Springs. For more info, call 631-329-2800.


Start the weekend off right, with happy hour every Thursday, at Trata Restaurant & Lounge, 1020 Montauk Hwy, Water Mill. Fifty percent off all the drinks and the bar menu! For more info call 631-726-6200.

Jam Session

The Jam Session will take place Thursday night from 7 to 9 PM at Bay Burger in Sag Harbor. The Jam Session house band is Bill Smith on piano, Peter Weiss on bass and Claes Brondal on drums. No cover charge. For information please visit

Southampton Publick House

Don’t miss ladies night at the Southampton Publick House every Wednesday in the taproom with music by DJ Brian at 9:30 PM. Includes $3 drafts, wine and Absolut specials. On Friday, all night happy hour with taproom specials from 4 PM to midnight. Saturday DJ Brian Evans spins Hamptons classics starting at 10 PM. Monday Night Madness offers $5 pints, $5 burger platters, $10 Pulled Pork Sliders, $5/dozen wings. On Sundays, $5 pints, $5 brunch cocktails, $5 rack drinks.

Suffolk Theater

The Suffolk Theater in Riverhead celebrates Motown with the Sugar & Spice Soul Band at 8 PM Friday night.For more info contact the theater at 631-727-4343 or visit


The Hamptons Weekend Preview (variety showcase) kicks it each Friday from 5 to 7 PM at D’Canela, 195 Main St, Amagansett. It’s sponsored by Crossroads Music with give-aways provided by Innersleeve Records... no cover! Be sure to sign up for email blasts announcing each week’s artists when you stop by.

Swallow East

Yee, haw!! Tomorrow night, don your Daisy Dukes and cowboy boots for a hoedown replete with live country music and a mechanical bull.

There’s nothing like music on the deck at one of Montauk’s newest favorites. There’s reggae sunsets every Sunday.

Beach Huts

The Beach Hut at Meschutt Beach in Hampton Bays offers live music almost every night, plus a Friday night classic car cruise. Show off your special ride. This week, it’s the Bobby Nathan Band on Friday and Roots Reggae on Sunday. Every Wednesday, get your salsa on with Mambo Loco.

The Beach Hut at Cupsogue Beach on Dune Road Westhampton features the Chain Reaction Band tomorrow night, Something Fresh on Friday, Bobby Nathan Band Saturday and Uppercut on Sunday. Clutch and Friends perform Monday and on Tuesday, the long awaited return of That 70s Band.

Cross Eyed Clam

Big Wednesdays at this West Lake Drive bar and grill in Montauk celebrate all things surf with Montauk top three DJs, $3 beer and drinks, plus shot specials all night. Friday nights dance off your week with a DJ dance party beginning at 10 PM, and Saturdays grab the mic for karaoke with Big Rich. 10 PM.