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  • The Grape & The Grain

    The Grape & The Grain drop enticing single, 'Anything/Everything'

    New York rockers The Grape & The Grain dropped a new single, "Anything/Everything," via PureGrainAudio on Friday. The electrifying track is reminiscent of the best of early 70s rock and roll, and appears on their upcoming album, Holy Rollin'. The single was one of the first recorded with the...
  • Best haunted houses in New York 2016

    Best haunted houses in New York 2016

    Going to haunted houses is one of the best parts of Halloween for many adults. Across to the United States, there are great haunted houses for all levels of scares and New York is no different. There are outdoor haunted forests, a haunted firehouse, and much more to choose from. Here is a look at...
  • 'Shred for Your Life' Guitar Battle coming to Webster Hall

    'Shred for Your Life' Guitar Battle coming to Webster Hall

    The 11th Annual "Shred For Your Life" Guitar Battle will tear through Webster Hall's Marlin Room on Oct. 18. The epic competition welcomes guitar players of all styles to showcase their skills and compete for prizes and bragging rights in front of music fans, musicians, and some notable judges. This...
  • Photo credit: Terrance Pryor, used with permission

    In photos: Day four of New York Comic Con 2016

    It was the final day for the 2016 edition of New York Comic Con yesterday, and the rainfall was a proper fit for a somewhat somber day. Many folks tried to take in every last second inside the Javits Center before the event came to an end at 5 p.m. For the show floor, Sunday is the day that prices...
  • Photo credit: Terrance Pryor, used with permission

    In photos: Day three of New York Comic Con 2016

    Saturday is always the busiest day for New York Comic Con, and the massive crowds seen at every turn yesterday were proof of it all. With panels involving The Walking Dead and Gotham and autograph sessions with stars such as Carrie Fisher and Evangeline Lilly, this was the key day for many in...
  • Tony Sunshine

    Tony Sunshine drops R&B banger, 'Close'

    Former Terror Squad singer Tony Sunshine recently dropped a single, "Close," that is just what R&B needs. The sexy record samples Maxi Priest's 1990 hit, "Close to You," and the catchy hook perfectly complements Tony's buttery vocals. Produced by Platinum Boy Music hitmakers Antwan “Amadeus...
  • Photo credit: Terrance Pryor, used with permission

    In photos: Day two of New York Comic Con 2016

    Day two of New York Comic Con took over the Javits Center and various other venues today, and fans were ready to hit up their favorite panels or hunt for the best cosplayers. The Theatre at Madison Square Garden delivered the massive BBC American panel block, and Hammerstein Ballroom brought a...
  • Photo credit: Terrance Pryor, used with permission

    In photos: Day one of New York Comic Con 2016

    People have been lining up as early as 8 p.m. Wednesday night to be first inside the Javits Center for the 2016 installment of New York Comic Con. This year, they're expected to have nearly 180,000 fans from all over the world in attendance for the four day convention. Today was day one, and fans...
  • Five Points Festival to make its NYC debut in May 2017

    Five Points Festival to make its NYC debut in May 2017

    When it was announced that Special Edition NYC wasn't going to return earlier this year, it left plenty of comic book fans in NYC without something to do in the spring. Unfortunately, there hasn't been any word about its return in the near future. Luckily, things are gonna change next year with one...
  • The Selecter to celebrate 35 years of 'Too Much Pressure' in NYC

    The Selecter to celebrate 35 years of 'Too Much Pressure' in NYC

    Veteran 2-Tone rockers The Selecter will perform at the Gramercy Theater in NYC on Oct. 6 as part of their 2016 world tour. The band is celebrating the 35th anniversary of their debut album, Too Much Pressure-- a critically-acclaimed release now considered a classic. Attendees of the not-to-be...
  • Phony Ppl, Sir the Baptist to perform at New York Comic Con

    Phony Ppl, Sir the Baptist to perform at New York Comic Con

    While New York Comic Con is mostly known as the biggest pop culture epicenter on the East Coast, the convention has held musical performances from acts such as Ben Folds Five, Z-Trip, and X Japan. This year, they're sending the party to Hammerstein Ballroom for Live From Manhattan Center, which will...
  • Best Halloween concerts and parties in New York 2016

    Best Halloween concerts and parties in New York 2016

    Halloween is always the best holiday of the year to find great parties and concerts all over the United States. New York City is no different, with numerous parties and big-name concerts coming over Halloween weekend to celebrate the scariest holiday of the year. Here is a look at the best Halloween...
  • The best NYC concerts for October 2016

    The best NYC concerts for October 2016

    Nothing says October in New York City more than some hot concerts, and this month, the Big Apple will see a massive amount of concerts on every turn. An electro house producer takes over Music Hall of Williamsburg for two nights, nerdcore will reign supreme inside the Knitting Factory, one of...
  • Bishop Hezekiah Walker

    AXS Exclusive: Hezekiah Walker talks Circle of Sisters Expo and Gospel Explosion Concert

    Bishop Hezekiah Walker is a Grammy Award-winning gospel artist and internationally-known pastor, as well as a 1190 WLIB-AM radio personality and native New Yorker. All of those roles will be tapped on Oct. 15-16 as the Love Fellowship Tabernacle founder appears at the Circle of Sisters EXPO and...
  • Best places to buy Halloween costumes in New York 2016

    Best places to buy Halloween costumes in New York 2016

    New York City is the ultimate place to spend Halloween in America. There is something about this time of year that showcases New York’s nightlife scene in all of its glory. Every year, thousands upon thousands of revelers flock to the Big Apple to celebrate All Hallows' Eve, and many will be dressed...
  • Interview: Josh Jacobs represents for NYC in 'What Up'

    Interview: Josh Jacobs represents for NYC in 'What Up'

    Brooklyn native Josh Jacobs' music video for his explicit single, "What Up," serves as motivation for all of those working a pursuing a creative dream in New York City and beyond. That grind is fully captured by director Gulab K. Singh, and the visuals include iconic hip-hop tributes such as the...
  • Valencia announce reunion shows in NYC and Philadelphia

    Valencia announce reunion shows in NYC and Philadelphia

    Nearly five years ago, Philadelphia alternative rock outfit Valencia called it a day inside a sold out Electric Factory after years of touring around the world in support of their three studio albums. Since the breakup, vocalist Shane Henderson continued with his solo project Promise of Redemption...
  • AXS Exclusive: Shah 'Pay Day 71' trailer [WATCH]

    AXS Exclusive: Shah 'Pay Day 71' trailer [WATCH]

    Award-winning emcee Shah has provided AXS with an exclusive look at his upcoming single, "Pay Day 71," via a powerful trailer. The title of the track references the 71 cents that women make on average compared to a man's dollar, and the single is a thought-provoking and lyrically superior display of...
  • Eddie Vedder joins Yusuf/Cat Stevens onstage in New York

    Eddie Vedder joins Yusuf/Cat Stevens onstage in New York

    Eddie Vedder was a man about town at the Global Citizen Festival in New York on Saturday. The Pearl Jam frontman popped up all over the place, from a mini-set with Coldplay’s Chris Martin to a guest spot during a set by singer-songwriter Yusuf, the artist formerly known as Cat Stevens. Vedder joined...
  • Warehouse of Horrors will bring electronic delight to NYC on Halloween weekend

    Warehouse of Horrors will bring electronic delight to NYC on Halloween weekend

    Becuase Halloween falls on a Monday this year, many people are taking advantage of the situation by throwing the biggest parties imaginable that weekend. The folks behind BangOn!NYC are looking to join the festivities with their seventh annual Warehouse of Horrors, which will take place inside a...
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