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The best Halloween concerts in NYC

Plan an exciting night out in New York City with one of our favorite ghoulish Halloween shows and concerts

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No matter how macabre your taste, you’re sure to find something spooktacular this season with our list of phantabulous Halloween entertainment. Put on our playlist of the best Halloween songs while you plan your weekend with our guide to the best shows and concerts in NYC. And if you're looking for some more late-night fun, be sure to check out our list of the best Halloween parties in NYC!

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Best Halloween concerts in NYC

Christine and the Queens
Photograph: Courtesy Jamie Morgan
Music, Pop

Christine and the Queens

French singer Héloïse Letissier’s approach to futuristic synth-pop will be familiar to fans of Robyn and St. Vincent. She brings her sophomore album, Chris—a fully funked-out effort with exhausting choreography to boot—to NYC for a run that includes a groovy Halloween get-down.

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