Best Buy Theatre

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2014

    Jordan Knight and Nick Carter: The Ultimate Boy Band Bromance

    It's not every day a couple of boy band-ers join forces to start a man band, but New Kids on the Block's Jordan Knight and the Backstreet Boys' Nick Carter are a couple of above average boys from the bands. After rising to international stardom as teens in their respective groups and in their respec ... More >>

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    June 19, 2014

    Devo's Jerry Casale Looks to the Past for the Future

    Long before guys like Steve Jobs and Neil deGrasse Tyson helped geeks get their shine, Devo were flaunting their bookish background and turning the world's idea of what rock stars look and sound like on its head. For the last 40 years cofounding bassist Jerry Casale shared the stage with his brother ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2014

    Zakk Wylde: "It Was My Dream to Become a Middle Linebacker and Play in the NFL"

    Zakk Wylde is a fount of useful knowledge for rock stars-in-training. In his 2013 book, Bringing Metal to the Children: The Complete Berzerker's Guide to World Tour Domination, the Black Label Society singer/guitarist advises young musicians not to demand too much too soon: "Be reasonable, and when ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2014

    The 10 Best Concerts in New York This Weekend, 3/7/14

    For more shows throughout the weekend, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which we update daily.

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2014

    The Time Railroad Earth's Todd Schaeffer Took Guitar Lessons From Dave Van Ronk

    "Have you ever heard the Paul McCartney story of 'Yesterday,' where his original lyrics were 'Scrambled Eggs'?" Todd Schaeffer, having stumbled on a better way to describe his songwriting process, asks. "If you sing it, it makes sense." So I join him in singing a bit and he smiles, "It's kind of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2014

    Yuna Wants to Break Listeners Free of Their Fantasies

    Since moving to Los Angeles three years ago, Yuna has encountered a host of interesting faces and talents. "I love seeing their ideas, their passion," she states. "I feel driven and motivated by these people." The people in question are a growing list of talented collaborators like Frank Ocean's pro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2013

    The Best Dipset Songs Ever

    Time flies especially when one of your aliases is "The Fly Boys." It's been 10 years since the Cam'ron, Jim Jones, Juelz Santana and the rest of that "hooligan gang" the Diplomats (a collective of Harlem hustlers and goons) released their double disc effort, Diplomatic Immunity. Since then they've g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2011

    Live: Method Man, Curren$y, Big K.R.I.T., And Others Smoke Out The Best Buy Theater

    Method Man w/ Curren$y, Big K.R.I.T., Smoke DZA, Fiend & Cornerboy, Marcus Manchild, and more Best Buy Theater Friday, October 14 Better than: Hanging out in my own living room (barely). Last time Curren$y and Big K.R.I.T. rolled through Manhattan on the Smoker's Club tour (sans Method Man), both ... More >>

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    November 10, 2010

    Q&A: Nick Cave On the Grinderman Lyrics That Infuriate His Wife the Most

    Cave is the, hell, you already know which one he is. Photo by Deirdre O'Callaghan.​Nick Cave is a busy man. Over the past year, the underground rock hero has released a novel, scored a Viggo Mortensen movie, re-released some of his Bad Seeds records, rewritten the screenplay for a rem ... More >>