These are the best concerts in NYC this week. For more, hop over to our Concert Calendar, which we update daily.
Next May will mark Bob Dylan's 70th birthday. Expect an absolute flood of books (we'd be remiss for not mentioning our pal David Yaffe's Bob Dylan: Like a Complete Unknown, which comes out that month), panels, symposiums, tribute shows, and the like. In fact, a bunch of this stuff is already ... More >>
"I get nostalgic watching that show Mad Men." As a matriarch of what became known as alt-country, Lucinda Williams is 30 years and nine studio albums in to her career, with no real signs of slowing down. She's won three Grammy's, recorded with countless musicians, including Elvis Costello and Wil ... More >>
Laura Cantrell takes to the stage of Mo' Pitkins Sunday night for a few final numbers. By Julie Bolcer The distinctive Cuban Reuben sandwiches already a memory, patrons and performers packed Mo Pitkin’s House of Satisfaction Sunday night to bid farewell to the venue that was officially shuttered ... More >>
As Nashville invades New York, a home-grown hayseed scene thrives beneath the CMA's radar
Country folkie maps a gorgeous line from Nashville to New York
Afropoppers, geezers, Qur'an readers, and Christians invite your participatory discretion