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Daoud Tyler-Ameen

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Gig Alerts: Pepi Ginsberg

Friday, April 09, 2010

The Brooklyn songstress will play at Loading Dock tonight before heading to the West Coast to tour with Dr. Dog. Download the slightly off-kilter "Coca Cola" from her new album East Is East.


Social Mixer: Kim Ann Foxman

Thursday, April 01, 2010

You might know Kim Ann Foxman as the slim-framed, Morissey-coiffed vocalist of Hercules and Love Affair — but she's also a celebrated New York DJ. Stream a playlist of her favorite songs to spin.


Social Mixer: DJ Moni

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Moni is a multimedia artist who has made her biggest mark as DJ, spinning the soul, funk, Latin, Caribbean and hip hop music that shaped her childhood. Stream her playlist.


No Cover: The Black Twig Pickers

Monday, March 29, 2010

The Black Twig Pickers had just released a collaborative album with their buddy Jack Rose when he died this winter. Last month, the group assembled at Issue Project Room to pay tribute.


Gig Alerts: Love Is All

Friday, March 26, 2010

The Swedish pop quintet Love Is All is playing Maxwell's on Saturday, alongside Crystal Stilts and Beachniks. Download their song "Kungen" here.


Gig Alerts: Surf City

Thursday, March 25, 2010

This New Zealand group follows in the tradition of reverb-soaked Kiwi acts like The Clean. Download their song "Autumn."


Gig Alerts: Allison Miller

Thursday, March 25, 2010

The ubiquitous drummer steps out tonight as a solo artist. Download her mellow post-bop track "Intermission."

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No Cover: Chi-Chi Glass

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Singer, pianist, and Fulbright scholar of Afro-Peruvian music Chi-Chi Glass recently brought her band to Barbes. Stream the whole set for free right here.

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Kronos Quartet at Carnegie Hall, with Special Guests in Tow

Thursday, March 11, 2010

The San Francisco string ensemble Kronos Quartet has a conventional lineup — two violins, viola, and cello — but that's where their similarity to other string quartets ends. 

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Gig Alerts: David Smith Quintet

Friday, March 05, 2010

Canadian-born trumpeter David Smith will be performing with his quintet Friday night in the 4th Annual Brooklyn Jazz Underground Festival. Download the puckish and clever track "Halloween Song," then check out his ensemble at Cornelia Street Cafe.


Gig Alerts: Twin Sister

Friday, March 05, 2010

This New York-based quintet is playing this weekend. Download their alluring track "I Want A House," then check out their show at Coco 66 on Saturday night.


Gig Alerts: Saadi

Thursday, March 04, 2010

The frontwoman of New York pop-punk band Looker steps out on her own tonight at Cameo Gallery. Download her synth-tastic track "Birds."


No Cover: Four Tet

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Fresh off the release of his critically-acclaimed album There is Love in You, Four Tet played to a sold-out Le Poisson Rouge last week. Stream the whole concert here.


No Cover: Robbie Fulks and Jenny Scheinman

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Tuesdays at Barbès often belong to singer/violinist Jenny Scheinman, but she recently shared the stage with alt-country iconoclast Robbie Fulks. Stream their whole set right here for free.


Gig Alerts: Jacaszek

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Playing at: Le Poisson Rouge
(158 Bleecker St., Greenwich Village)
Get: Tickets | Directions


Gig Alerts: Blondes

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Download a track from one of Brooklyn's best new bands. Blondes perform tonight at Littlefield in Gowanus as part of the Unsound Festival.


Gig Alerts: Chilly Gonzales

Thursday, February 11, 2010

This MC turned solo pianist is playing at Joe's Pub every Thursday in February. Tonight he joins forces with Andrew W.K. Download his bittersweet track "Overnight" for free.


Gig Alerts: Mountains

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Download the title track from this ambient duo's latest album. Mountains performs at Le Poisson Rouge on Wednesday night as part of the Unsound Festival.


Gig Alerts: The Beets

Tuesday, February 09, 2010

Download a song by Jackson Heights' lo-fi darlings. They celebrate re-release of their LP on Captured Tracks on Tuesday night at Cake Shop.


No Cover: Nite Jewel

Monday, February 08, 2010

Couldn't get into the sold-out Nite Jewel show at Mercury Lounge last week? Stream the entire show here.

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