Time Out says
Posted: Wed Aug 18 2010
This West Side club, next to a Western Beef grocer, is perfect on paper: The sound is top-of-the-heap and sight lines are pretty good. The bookings are also impressive and often feature children's music acts.
Highline Ballroom 431 W 16th St
What's on at Highline Ballroom
Originals, Alternative rock
Carrie Manolakos made her name appearing in musicals (Mamma Mia!, Wicked) but is a pretty impressive singer-songwriter on the sly. If you're lucky, she'll pull out her elegant, stark take on Radiohead's "Creep" at this Highline Ballroom show.
- Critics' pick
The dub-ambient tunes of the Orb—basically Alex Paterson and a varied group of high-profile collaborators, including Thomas Fehlmann, Youth and Jimmy Cauty—croon on after 25 years on the scene.