The best concerts in NYC this week
Our top picks for this week include Talib Kweli, PS1 Warm Up, Ravi Coltrane and more
The best karaoke bars in NYC
Get ready for your next star turn at one of these fine New York establishments
Ornette Coleman, 1930–2015
New York has lost a true creative giant: This alto saxophonist and composer revolutionized the face of jazz
The 50 best summer songs
From Kool and the Gang to the Smiths and Meat Loaf, we've got your summer playlist covered
Concerts in NYC
Purity Ring, the Governors Ball and more
Taylor Swift, Foo Fighters, U2 and more
Father John Misty, Willie Nelson and Tune Yards
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Latest music news
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...
Latest interviews and features
Pixies' Black Francis and TV on the Radio's Tunde Adebimpe interview each other
It's an indie-rock summit!
Father John Misty opens up about marriage, New Orleans and death
Josh Tillman tells us his tale of transformation, in support of a huge summer show
Take a tour of 'Rock Palaces of New York'
A knockout exhibition offers a unique lense on NYC's legendary venues
Where to see live hip-hop music in NYC
Our pick of the city's best venues for getting your live hip-hop fix, raw and uncut.
The best classical and opera concerts in NYC
Ensemble LPR with Simone Dinnerstein
Pianist Simone Dinnerstein and LPR's resident chamber ensemble venture into the out-of-doors to play John Adams's Shaker Loops, Schoenberg’s Verklärte Nacht,...
Love, Passion and Betrayal
The New York Lyric Opera presents a show of operatic hits, with scenes from Gounod, Massenet, Mozart and Puccini and a generous portion of Le nozzi di Figaro.
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...
Five Borough Music Festival: U.S. premieres with Ekmeles and TILT Brass
A stellar lineup, including TILT Brass and vocal ensembles Ekmeles and loadbang, performs the masterful Wolfgang Rihm's SKOTEINÓS and works by Christopher...
The best cabaret concerts in NYC
The young singer-actor made history originating the lead male roles in two Broadway musicals in the 2012-13 season: the short-lived Bonnie and Clyde and the...
Now 84, Annie Ross remains as hard-swinging, glamorous and funny as when she was one third of the legendary jazz-vocal trio Lambert, Hendricks and Ross. See...
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.