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Your guide to SummerStage 2019
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Your guide to SummerStage 2019

For New York music fans, SummerStage is always one of the highlights of the summer-concerts calendar.

The best NYC summer music festivals in 2019
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The best NYC summer music festivals in 2019

There's more than one kind of New York City music festival. 

The Mister Sunday guide
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The Mister Sunday guide

DJs Justin Carter and Eamon Harkin know how to get a party started with a steady mix of house, funk and disco all day long.

The best pop songs of all time
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The best pop songs of all time

These chart-topping hits that’ll have you singing at the top of your lungs

The best songs about friendship
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The best songs about friendship

Sing these with your pals.

Concerts in NYC

Concerts in July
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Concerts in July

Concerts in August
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Concerts in August

Your essential concert guide
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Your essential concert guide

Find out about recently announced concerts in NYC

The best parties in NYC this month
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The best parties in NYC this month

From club nights to globally renowned label takeovers

Find more concerts in NYC

Latest interviews and features

The Sultan Room is the newest music and restaurant hybrid to open post-Cabaret Law
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The Sultan Room is the newest music and restaurant hybrid to open post-Cabaret Law

So often going to see a concert or checking out that one friend of a friend's DJ set means choosing between a good time and decent food—there's only so many sad fries and Buffalo wings we can eat. But, thankfully, 2019 New York nightlife values food and drink as much as any performance. The dual forms of entertainment work in tandem to create the ultimate vibe with menus that no longer lack innovation. Bushwick’s newest music venue, The Sultan Room, opened last weekend—part of a trio of projects, which includes the Turk’s Inn and Döner Kebab—by owners, Varun Kataria and Tyler Erickson. The childhood friends, who grew up working at Erickson's family's famous Minneapolis jazz club (which hosted Prince and Philip Glass, among others), went on to start their own recording space and see this project as a return to form. The Sultan Room brings a level of kitsch to both the venue's listening room and its attached space for food. In fact, the neighboring restaurant, which opens to the public today, is a near-exact recreation of a beloved Wisconsin spot they used to dine at, using decor the duo bought at auction after the restaurant closed. The to-go area, Döner Kebab, is inspired by revelers of Berlin's clubs, who often hit up Kreuzberg döner spots in the late-night.   Featuring a state-of-the-art sound system, technicolored lighting, wall decals inspired by mosques and a sunken dance floor, The Sultan Room will offer both live concerts and DJ sets, influenced by global sounds. Exp

Milo offers a confrontation with mystery
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Milo offers a confrontation with mystery

Catch up on the prolific indie rapper's intriguing ouvre.

Interview: Janelle Monáe
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Interview: Janelle Monáe

We chat with the future-focused pop visionary.

The oral history of NYC’s greatest club
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The oral history of NYC’s greatest club

Relive the disco palace's heyday.

Upcoming shows

The best cabaret shows in NYC
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The best cabaret shows in NYC

Get up close and personal with the best nightclub singers in New York 

The best parties in NYC this month
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The best parties in NYC this month

Here are our picks for the city's best dance parties.

The best jazz shows in NYC
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The best jazz shows in NYC

Check out our picks for the best jazz shows happening in this month

The best fall concerts in NYC
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The best fall concerts in NYC

There's an insane number of shows that come through town this fall.

The best New York music venues

The best live music venues in NYC
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The best live music venues in NYC

The best places to see live music in Brooklyn
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The best places to see live music in Brooklyn

Bluegrass music venues
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Bluegrass music venues

Classic New York music venues
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Classic New York music venues

Folk music venues
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Folk music venues

New York's hidden gems
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New York's hidden gems

 

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Madison Square Garden

Madison Square Garden

Users say
4 out of 5 stars
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Bowery Ballroom

Bowery Ballroom

Users say
5 out of 5 stars
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Music Hall of Williamsburg

Music Hall of Williamsburg

Users say
5 out of 5 stars
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Terminal 5

Terminal 5

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2 out of 5 stars
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Radio City Music Hall

Radio City Music Hall

Users say
5 out of 5 stars
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Beacon Theatre

Beacon Theatre

Users say
5 out of 5 stars
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The best albums and songs

The best karaoke songs ever
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The best karaoke songs ever

The 50 best summer songs ever made
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The 50 best summer songs ever made

The 50 best road trip songs of all time
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The 50 best road trip songs of all time

The 50 best love songs of all time
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The 50 best love songs of all time

The 12 best protest songs of all time
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The 12 best protest songs of all time

The 50 best breakup songs
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The 50 best breakup songs