Your summer music festivals calendar
From Summerstage to Celebrate Brooklyn! via Afropunk and more, here's the scoop on NYC's fests
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The 50 best summer songs
From Kool and the Gang to the Smiths and Meat Loaf, we've got your summer playlist covered
The best folk music venues in New York
Long after Bob Dylan's Village heyday, folk music still thrives in Gotham. Here's where to get your rootsy fix
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Introducing Time Out Live at Riis Park Beach Bazaar
Quick recap: Remember Time Out Live at the Brooklyn Night Bazaar, our rad but short-lived partnership with the sadly defunct Greenpoint nightlife...
R&B star Miguel is playing Le Poisson Rouge for free next Tuesday
It was only four years ago that Miguel stopped by our office to perform a super-sultry solo version of "All I Want Is You." We still get chills watching that...
Exclusive: See who's playing a secret free show at Baby's All Right this Friday
We've been eyeing the "secret show" booked for this Friday at Baby's All Right for a little while now, speculating on who the mystery band might be. We'll,...
Get ready to take a trip back to the '90s with Williamsburg's first ever 90sFest
The weekend after Labor Day always has a “going back to school” vibe, and this year, the perfect festival is coming to Williamsburg’s 50 Kent to play into...
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Hudson Mohawke on Kanye, the paparazzi and his new solo record
Call him a Kanye West protégé if you want, but Scottish producer Hudson Mohawke (born Ross Birchard) has been killing it for a while
Ornette Coleman, 1930–2015
New York has lost a true creative giant in this alto saxophonist and composer who revolutionized the face of jazz
The 50 best photos from the Governors Ball 2015
Relive the fest with this photographic evidence of everything that went down
Pixies' Black Francis and TV on the Radio's Tunde Adebimpe interview each other
It's an indie-rock summit!
The best classical and opera concerts in NYC
Masterworks: Mark Peskanov
Violinist Mark Peskanov continues his holiday weekend at Bargemusic July 5 with a second all-Beethoven program, this time joined by cellist Evan Drachman and...
On Bargeworks' floating concert stage near the Brooklyn Bridge, Olga Vinokur and Wendy Sutter perform works for piano and cello Bach, Shostakovich and...
Jeff Zeigler / Gyan Riley
Former Kronos Quartet cellist Jeff Zeigler meets with guitarist Gyan Riley (composer Terry's progeny) to kick off the latter's week at the Stone.
Sarah Cahill + Evan Ziporyn + Gyan Riley
Expect a high order of musical discovery as guitarist Gyan Riley invites pianist Sarah Cahill and clarinetist-composer Evan Ziporyn to join him during his...
The best cabaret concerts in NYC
Ginger Minj: Crossdresser for Christ
RuPaul's Drag Race runner-up Ginger Minj comes to town from Orlando for a night of sacrilicious musical comedy and song.
54 Sings 1776
The 54 Sings series marks Independence Day with two nights of songs from Sherman Edwards's classic 1969 historical musical. The ebullient Rob Maitner hosts a...
Natalie Douglas: Hello Dolly
Septuple MAC winner Natalie Douglas goes for bust in a tribute to the musical treasure chest of country legend Dolly Parton, including "Jolene" and "Coat of...