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  • Experience New York outdoor festivals

    Experience New York outdoor festivals

    Summer is the perfect time to enjoy fun outdoor festivals in New York. Enjoy music, dance, theatre and film in the fresh air or under the stars. Here are three great outdoor festivals to attend in New York City. The Five Boroughs SummerStage is the largest free performing arts festival in New York...
  • Feast French: Top places in NYC for French cuisine

    Feast French: Top places in NYC for French cuisine

    Fancying a meal in France, without leaving Manhattan? These spots are the perfect destination for some Chardonnay, baguette and French onion soup--or any combination of Francophone dishes. Whether on the lookout for a perfectly cooked Croque-Monsieur or hunting down something a little heavier, the...
  • Delicious tapas bars abound in New York City

    Delicious tapas bars abound in New York City

    Whether out with a bunch of friends and seeking small plates or just searching for an intimate dining experience for two, opting for tapas is a convenient and intimate option. Sharing small dishes among friends and loved ones means there is always room left for more, and what better tapas restaurant...
  • Flume’s three Terminal 5 shows are sold out

    Flume’s three Terminal 5 shows are sold out

    Australian beatmaker Flume has caused a major stir in the EDM world since he emerged in 2012 with his breakout hit “Holdin’ On.” On the strength of last year’s “Drop the Game” – a collaboration with Chet Faker – and increasing global acclaim, the man born Harley Edward Streten has sold out three...
  • Lord Huron Bringing ‘Lonesome Dreams’ to The Space at Westbury

    Lord Huron Bringing ‘Lonesome Dreams’ to The Space at Westbury

    Ben Schneider’s songscapes have elevated Lord Huron from relative obscurity to prominent stages since the release of their exceptional debut album Lonesome Dreams in late 2012. Repeated spins of “Ends of the Earth” on SiriusXM’s “The Spectrum” and performances on late night programs like ABC’s...
  • Hodera's Matt Smith talks New Jersey and "resetting to default"

    Hodera's Matt Smith talks New Jersey and "resetting to default"

    Does the name Hodera ring a bell? If not, you may know the group from their previous name, Epilogues. The Northern New Jersey indie-rock quartet just released their EP, Rest to Default, and is comprised of Matt Smith on vocals and guitar, Matthew Caponegro on guitar, Nick VanderMaas on bass, and...
  • 'The Questionnaire' with femcee Smokeahontas

    'The Questionnaire' with femcee Smokeahontas

    Emcee Smokeahontas is a rare talent in today’s rap game – where too often a female’s appearance largely outweighs her lyrical skills and her capacity to write her own lyrics (side eye). Truly talented female rappers are severely lacking, but Smokeahontas is evidence of a change in the tide. The...
  • Experience New York budget theater

    Experience New York budget theater

    Every year, tourists flock to New York for Broadway shows. With ticket prices at an all time high, however, budget-conscious theater-lovers may think twice before spending hundreds of dollars on theater tickets. Before choosing between dinner and seeing a show, here are three money-saving options...
  • Troy Ave denies being signed to T.I.'s Grand Hustle Records

    Troy Ave denies being signed to T.I.'s Grand Hustle Records

    Welp, it sounded like a good idea. T.I. told Power 105’s Angela Yee last weekend that Troy Ave would soon be joining the Grand Hustle roster, but fans’ hopes were dashed when Troy outright denied the signing on Wednesday. The signing made complete sense from the outside looking in. T.I. made an...
  • Queens of the Stone Age ready to rock The Capitol

    Queens of the Stone Age ready to rock The Capitol

    On the heels of its 2013 chart topping album …Like Clockwork and a just-wrapped massive European tour, alternative rock giants Queens of the Stone Age will touch down in the New York area for an intimate theater show on July 16 at The Capitol Theater. The Port Chester gig by the revered Palm Desert...
  • Interview with The Sound is Fine's Reed Adler

    Interview with The Sound is Fine's Reed Adler

    With an album cover featuring an adorable looking pug, you might think The Sound is Fine is a soft and sweet pop act, but in fact, this is modern rock at its finest. Their sound is part indie, part alternative, and part straight-up rock and roll- think Foo Fighters meets Modest Mouse with some...
  • Meet Devvon Terrell:  Brooklyn's newest R&B tastemaker

    Meet Devvon Terrell: Brooklyn's newest R&B tastemaker

    The king of music covers on YouTube and a dynamic piano player, Devvon Terrell is a new artist you don’t want to be up against. A Brooklyn native with a true to life New York grind, the “weirdo” is independent and hungry to make a name for himself. Featured as the R&B powerhouse on several of...
  • Experience New York: Places for dance performances

    Experience New York: Places for dance performances

    New York City has some of the best dance companies in the world, and of course the theaters where they perform need to be beautiful to complete the experience. From the massive Metropolitan Opera House to smaller houses like the Joyce, dance is happening all over the city. You can even find...
  • Experience New York: Upcoming theater productions

    Experience New York: Upcoming theater productions

    Broadway is full of stars in 2014, and there are several productions opening in the upcoming months where you can see your favorite celebrities. Whether you're in the mood for a comedy, a drama, or a musical, you can catch a big screen star proving his or her stuff on stage in New York this fall...
  • Experience New York: Cabaret events

    Experience New York: Cabaret events

    Seeing a Broadway show in New York is fantastic, but if you want to experience a performance where the artist can really let loose and indulge in her favorite tunes, check out one of the cabaret offerings around town. 54 Below is a great venue located underneath the famed Studio 54. The former disco...
  • Bridge City Hustle: Eating, sleeping and breathing the funk

    Bridge City Hustle: Eating, sleeping and breathing the funk

    Bridge City Hustle are a quartet from Brooklyn whose harmonious musical unity is due in large part to their individually distinct backgrounds. Lead singer Johnny Burgos has a history in rap music, having produced records for M.O.P. and Mobb Deep. Drummer and keyboardist Dave Zerio studied at the...
  • R&B artist extraordinaire Ryan Leslie returns to the Bowery Ballroom this summer

    R&B artist extraordinaire Ryan Leslie returns to the Bowery Ballroom this summer

    Producer-songwriter-singer-rapper phenom Ryan Leslie will be hitting the stage in New York City on August 20. The Grammy-nominated artist first struck a chord with audiences as the behind-the-scenes producer behind young siren Cassie's 2006 hit "Me & U." It reached the number three spot on the...
  • Miley Cyrus to perform at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale on August 1

    Miley Cyrus to perform at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale on August 1

    Pop idol Miley Cyrus's next performance in the New York area is just a month away. On August 1, the Bangerz Tour will stop at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale. New York City residents can reach the Coliseum via a short cab ride from the Westbury and Hempstead Stations on the Long...
  • REVOLT TV announces Andre Harrell as vice chairman, new music conference

    REVOLT TV announces Andre Harrell as vice chairman, new music conference

    Sean “Diddy” Combs’ cable network, REVOLT TV, will celebrate its one-year anniversary this October. In celebration of the achievement, the company announced Tuesday that they have a new vice chairman, and will launch an annual music conference. New York native and entertainment veteran Andre Harrell...
  • Experience Mediterranean cuisine in Queens

    Experience Mediterranean cuisine in Queens

    Queens is a mecca for foodies in the know. With immigrants from just about everywhere, there is a restaurant for every taste and culture. Mediterranean cuisine is widely regarded as one of the healthiest and tastiest. Here are five of the top restaurants for Mediterranean cuisine in the borough of...
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