Time Out says
Technically, it’s “Play it fucking loud!”—at least that’s what Bob Dylan famously instructed his band to do after being heckled for going electric at a gig in ’66—but we understand why the mighty Met would want to scrub out the cursing. To toast the greatest genre of music—that’s rock & roll, of course—New York’s art-institution powerhouse turns it up to 11, displaying posters, costumes and other historical ephemera, not to mention around 130 guitars, drums and other instruments used by everyone from Chuck Berry and the Beatles to Van Halen and St. Vincent.
|Venue name:||The Metropolitan Museum of Art|
1000 Fifth Ave
|Cross street:||at 82nd St|
|Transport:||Subway: 4, 5, 6 to 86th St|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Thu, Sun 10am–5:30pm; Fri, Sat 10am–9pm.|