When the previously unpublished excerpt from Fader's interview with Haim made the rounds this week--the one where Este Haim shares a painful memory from high school of a teacher telling her she'd never make it on Saturday Night Live--we got a little mushy in the feelings place, because hey, Haim mad ... More >>
This weekend the Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival once again descends upon the northwest corner of Williamsburg for the sixth year running, and it's expanding from two nights to four for Veteran's Day, including a pre-party Thursday at Output. This year's lineup promises another eclectic mix of es ... More >>
For more shows throughout the week, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which we update daily.
Jessie Ware comes to Irving Plaza
For more shows throughout the week, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which is updated daily.
Here are the10 best concerts to check out around the city this week, in no particular order.
Better Than: Spending six hours in a live action arcade game. Last night, from 10 p.m. until 4 in the morning D33J, Jackmaster, Oneman, Rustie and Shlohmo played to a high-spirited Williamsburg crowd which braved terrible weather to support some of the most exciting rising stars in electronic music ... More >>
Help Disclosure get the Music Hall of Williamsburg dancing
Alexz Johnson really loves Brooklyn. It shows on her face with the way she lights up whenever her neck of the woods is mentioned. The 26-year-old singer-songwriter/actress relocated to the borough with one goal for herself as an artist: total scene immersion. It's a pretty good goal when you have to ... More >>
Better than: Watching the sweetest girl at your high school make it big. Last night at the Bowery Ballroom, British songstress Jessie Ware played an hour long set to an adoring, well-heeled crowd. Though perfectly professional throughout her set, Ms. Ware seemed taken aback by her fans' enthusiasm: ... More >>
Weak consensus versus inspiring diversity
Brit Jessie Ware invades the Bowery
Jessie Ware, 28, is British soul's new leading lady. Her penchant for smooth, '90s r&b has played a major part in shaping her elegant sound, while a strong appreciation for British bass music has enabled her to put a different spin on things. Ware's debut LP, Devotion, entered the UK album chart at ... More >>