Get ready to plug this in your bookmarks, iCals, sticky notes, and religious shrines, because the ultimate guide to free summer concerts in New York City is here! Seriously, scroll down and don't be stingy - share with your friends. Concerts aren't fun without friends. Just ask the lucky gal above e ... More >>
Yes, tonight at Housing Works longtime Voice pal Will Hermes assembles hip-hop Godfather DJ Kool Herc, Patti Smith Group guitarist Lenny Kaye, Laurie Anderson, Salsa legend Larry Harlow, and former Voice music editor Robert Christgau to discuss the city's music scene(s), as they unfolded from 1973 t ... More >>
Weren't the '70s the best?
Boogaloo! with Spanglish Fly, DJ Turmix Nublu Friday, July 8 Better than: Paying twice as much to watch the same crowd drink and not dance. It could have been a disastersubway service to Loisaida was screwed up (again), it was raining, one of the club's turntables was on the fritz, ... More >>
The scene outside the New York Institute of Technology Auditorium Monday night suggested a Latin jazz celebration; pianist Eddie Palmieri, pianist/bandleader Larry Harlow, drummer Bobby Sanabria, trombonist Chris Washburne, and trumpeter Brian Lynch milled about. But this wasn't a concert, no ... More >>
The Wax Poetics crew helps unearth another trove of classic NYC salsa and Latin soul
New York's salsa scene, still going strong in Spanish Harlem, valiantly beats back the McCondo purge