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cd… This is a Pink Martini moment — their new CD, "Hey Eugene" is terrific. It sounds like…well, mix Latin music, big band, Broadway, cocktail hour, and, on this album, Jimmy Scott singing "Tea for Two." They'll be performing at Carnegie Hall on June 13th, 8pm.

indie rock… Friday: Eccentric art-rockers Animal Collective and Danielson play a free outdoor show at South Street Seaport. Saturday: Athens' amazing instrumental psych-drone-math-rockers, Maserati, rock Cake Shop. Just announced…8/3: Erasure. 7/20 & 7/21: Gogol Bordello

shopping… Shoes by the fabulous Robert Clergerie, 19 E. 62nd [5th/Mad] 212.207.8600, are on sale through July 1.

movie… At the IFC Center on June 5th, 7:30pm, they'll be screening a digital restoration of D A Pennebaker's classic documentary Monterey Pop about the Monterey International Pop Festival of 1967. Among the performers were Janis Joplin, The Who, Jimi Hendrix, and The Mamas and The Papas. At the screening will be Michelle Phillips and producer Lou Adler.

out of town… Via Travelzoo, five nights in Kuala Lumpur and Penang, flights and hotel, for $1178.

head's up… Mary Wilson, one of the original Supremes, will be at Feinstein's from June 19th to the end of the month.

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