For five glorious days this fall, the CMJ Music Marathon, which kicks off on October 13, presents tons of gigs throughout the city. As ever, this year’s onslaught boasts a nice mix of established and under-the-radar acts. Between sets, kill some time by checking out other concerts in NYC, or check out some of the best parties for your late-night fix!
When is CMJ Music Marathon?
This year, CMJ will take place Friday, October 13, 2015–Sunday, October 17, 2015.
Where is CMJ Music Marathon?
CMJ takes place at various locations throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn.
How do I get tickets?
Buy tickets at the official festival website, cmj.com. Prices are currently $399 plus fees (full badge) and $174 plus fees (student badge).
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