4Knots, the Village Voice's free one-day music festival at the South Street Seaport in lower Manhattan, again went down on Saturday, July 12. On the bill this year: Dinosaur Jr., Mac DeMarco, Those Darlins, Speedy Ortiz, Radkey, Viet Cong, Nude Beach, Juan Wauters, Crazy Pills and Dead Stars. Here ... More >>
The weather Saturday is going to be gorgeous -- high in the low 80s and sunny -- and we can't wait to see all of you out at the South Street Seaport, where we'll be hanging with our good friends Dinosaur Jr., Mac DeMarco, Those Darlins, Speedy Ortiz, Radkey and many, many more. If you've not been do ... More >>
We are thrilled to announce that Mac DeMarco, Re-TROS (from Beijing, China), and Dead Stars (indie fuzz pop from Brooklyn) will be joining our already stellar lineup of Dinosaur Jr. (!), Those Darlins, Speedy Ortiz, Radkey, Viet Cong, Nude Beach, and Juan Wauters on July 12 at South Street Seaport ... More >>
On Saturday, July 12 smart/sexy/cool people from all over will gather at South Street Seaport for our (free, all ages) fourth annual 4Knots Music Festival, which this year will include sets by incredible acts like Dinosaur Jr., Speedy Ortiz, Those Darlins, Radkey more. Afterward, they (and you) wo ... More >>
If you follow Late Night with Seth Meyers on Instagram, you already know Dinosaur Jr. guitarist/legend J Mascis is sitting in with Fred Armisen's 8G Band all week. So last night we decided to march on up to 30 Rock and ask if he and his band would do us the honor of playing our 4Knots Music Festival ... More >>
Get ready to plug this in your bookmarks, iCals, sticky notes, and religious shrines, because the ultimate guide to free summer concerts 2014 in New York City is here! Seriously, scroll down and don't be stingy -- share with your friends. Concerts aren't fun without friends. We'll be updating this p ... More >>
As we told you a couple weeks ago, our 4Knots Music Festival is back at South Street Seaport for a fourth year in a row on July 12. It's FREE. ALL AGES. OUTDOORS. Now we have an initial lineup. Let's take a look...
For more shows throughout the weekend, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which we update daily.
For more shows throughout the week, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which we update daily.
Better Than: An amber shower after a midnight run. Sounds filthy, right? That's the point, but in a not too raunchy way. Nikki Darlin has a tendency to take a swig of beer, whiskey or any beverage within reach, down it and then spit it all over the eager fans in front of her at the height of "Night ... More >>
Here's a list, in no particular order, of the ten best concerts to check out this weekend. Follow us @SoundoftheCity, like us on Facebook.
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Sarah Luisa Garay Those Darlins w/The Beets The Bell House Friday, October 14 Better than: Minding your ps and qs. The Tennessee country-punk foursome Those Darlins is quite darling, but they aren't entirely prim and proper; on Friday at the Bell House, they hollered anthems of lust from t ... More >>
Those Darlins, hangin' out in those giant pipes.The mouse-headed DJ Deadmau5 finally finished his six-night stand at the Roseland Ballroom earlier this week (in one of the week's strangest press releases, I learned that the event was commemorated by a fancy cake that placed his signature head ... More >>
Yesterday morning a vote by North Carolina's legislature overrode Governor Bev Perdue's veto of the state's budget, and as one of the consequences North Carolina became the third state in recent weeks to cut all public funding to Planned Parenthood programs. Proponents of the measure relied ... More >>