We're bummed (and embarrassed) about this: due to a production error it looks like a couple of our Best of NYC winners in the Arts & Entertainment category didn't make it to print. They're online here snuggled up nice and cozy like to the rest of the issue, but didn't make the final physical book. W ... More >>
Need plans? Check out any of these 10 shows around the city this week.
These are the best Jazz shows in the city this month, in no particular order. See Also: - Ten Jazz Album To Hear Before You Die - Ten (More) Jazz Albums To Hear Before You Die - Ten Free Jazz Albums To Hear Before You Die
The Women's Music Summit is a two-day conference at the Full Moon Resort in Big Indian where accomplished players like Marnie Stern, Melissa Auf Der Maur, and Meshell Ndgeocello will lead master classes, jam sessions, roundtables, and opportunities to connect, and it's scheduled to take place on Aug ... More >>
...style-morphing guitarist icon extraordinaire
A documentary looks at contemporary jazz greats
Battles at NYU in April by Michael D. Ayers Battles Webster Hall Tuesday, November 13 It’s been awhile since a band that largely composes music without vocals or stage gimmicks has broken out of New York. I tried to recall a few, but I could only come up with Medeski Martin and Wood, who were ... More >>
Tonic's demise triggers the 15,000th or so 'New York City club life is dying' frenzy
An otherwise sleepy tribute gets ambushed by "Machine Gun"
Annual collaborative fest puts the 'O' back in countronica
Major tie-up on the one-way street from jazz to jam
Bearded Pushermen of the World, Unite!
Yo La Tengo Make Their Love Album
The Improvisational Rock Scene Isn't Just for Hippies Anymore
Hippies, Jazzbos, and Beat Junkies Build One Nation Under a Mutant Groove
Jazz Competes With Its Past, Settles for the Hard Sell