Marcus Samuelsson recently opened American Table Café and Bar in the lobby of Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall. Menu items include pulled pork sandwiches with apple slaw, the doro wat tacos, filled with Ethiopian-spiced chicken and hard-boiled egg, and scalloped sausage with curry. The restaurant ... More >>
Health advocates are worried about fast-food chains trying to get in on the food stamp program. Taco Bell, KFC, and Pizza Hut are all lobbying to get involved.
More on the effects of Tropical Storm Irene on farms in upstate New York, New Jersey, and Vermont: Greenmarkets are abou ... More >>
André ContiTom Zé
Alice Tully Hall, Starr Theater
Tuesday, July 19
Better than: The last artist you heard who sampled anything Brazilian.
What was impressive wasn't that the 74-year-old Tom Zé leapt from the Avery Fisher stage-lip five times during his Tuesday performance, nor that ... More >>
Not as many hoodies in this crowd as you might expect. Pic by Jenn.Tyondai Braxton with the Wordless Music Orchestra
Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center
Monday, March 7
Better Than: Watching Fantasia alone in the dark on a Monday night
Tyondai Braxton's 2009 solo record Central Market rightfu ... More >>
The Polish electronic/avant-garde/new-classical bacchanal known as the Unsound Festival has been the pride of Kraków since 2003, luring sonic-minded thrill-seekers the world over with a veritable orgy of umlauts, consonants, and high-minded audio/visual splendor, mixing high-culture chamber- ... More >>
"A rough approximation of feeling good," is how NPR, one of the two outlets currently offering full streams of Antony and the Johnsons' Swanlights, describes the latest record from the heretofore dourly gorgeous NYC folk warbler, who at first blush does indeed appear to have cheered up immens ... More >>
Every year, we descend on Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center to separate the hype from the heavyweights at American cinema's fall classic, the New York Film Festival. This year is no different, as legendary Village Voice film critic J. Hoberman weighs in with the hits and misses of The 2010 N ... More >>
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Michael SharkeyNew York's ever fragile, soul-purging cabaret genius Antony and his crack team of Johnsons are returning with fourth album, Swanlights (out October 12 via Secretly Canadian). The reco ... More >>
Academia -- that's where all the money is, kids. Fast Company has some photos of the Julliard School's lavish new facilities at Alice Tully Hall. Cost: $325 million.
Grady Sizemore nude, everybody! You won't catch us posting this, alas, as the Indians have put out an APB, saying the photos a ... More >>