Streams

Marlon Bishop

WNYC Culture Producer

Marlon Bishop appears in the following:

Gig Alert: Deerhunter

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Indie darlings Deerhunter rock the Soho Apple Store tonight. Download "Revival," a slice of sunny psychedlia off the band's new release, Halcyon Digest.

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New York Musical Theater Festival Kicks Off at City Stages

Monday, September 27, 2010

Whether you like to admit it or not, chances are that you have a soft spot for musicals. If so, you're in luck: the New York Musical Theater Festival will present 30 independent musicals from Monday, Sept. 27 to Sunday, Oct. 17.

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Gig Alert: Ely Guerra

Friday, September 24, 2010

Mexico's alt-pop diva Ely Guerra makes a rare appearance in New York as part of the Celebrate Mexico Now festival. Download her "Stranger" here.

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Gig Alert: Basia Bulat

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Canadian singer and multi-instrumentalist Basia Bulat brings her indie-folk to Mercury Lounge tonight. Download "Go On," from her new album Heart of My Own.

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Gig Alert: Anamanaguchi

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Anamanaguchi hacks '80s video game consoles to transform them into eight-bit synths, and mix them with swirling, power-pop guitars. Download "A Aurora (Meet Me In The Stars)" here.

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Gig Alert: Cedric Watson and Bijou Creole

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Zydeco youngblood Cedric Watson brings his Bijou Creole to Joe's Pub tonight. Download his "Le sud de la louisiane" here.

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Gig Alert: Pedro Moraes

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Singer and composer Pedro Moraes is one of the newest talents to pick up the Música Popular Brasileira (Popular Brazilian Music) torch. Download his exquisitely arranged "Xote de Manha" here.

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Gig Alert: Avishai Cohen's Triveni

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Triveni, the trio created by trumpeter (not to be confused with the bassist of the same name) Avishai Cohen, brings the group's down-home, conversational jazz to LPR tonight at its CD release party. Download the group's version of "Mood Indigo" here.

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Lichtenstein and Torres García Paintings Head Back to Brazil

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Somehow, illegally traded art often finds its way to the Big Apple. But this week, the US Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York began to move some smuggled art works out of New York City.

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Gig Alert: Utah Green

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Utah Green is a new indie-folk singer on the scene armed with a guitar and a gorgeous songwriting sensibility. Download her "14:42" here.

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Gig Alert: Pavement

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

The nineties indie legend Pavement plays tonight through Thursday in Central Park on their first-and-last-(ever) reunion tour. Download the band's 1994 single, "Gold Soundz," here.

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East Village Public School Fights Budget Cuts with Music

Monday, September 20, 2010

The East Village Community School is responding to budget cuts by releasing an album of multicultural children's songs performed by the school's students and parents. Read more and download a free track from the album here.

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Gig Alert: Debo Band

Friday, September 17, 2010

Boston's Debo Band delivers classic Ethiopian grooves at Joe's Pub tonight. Download their funky, trance-inducing "Lantchi Biye" here.

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Gig Alert: Natalia Lafourcade

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Natalia Lafourcade brings her heartbreaking Spanish-language art-pop to Joe's Pub tonight. Download her dreamy single, "No Viniste" here.

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Gig Alert: El Ten Eleven

Thursday, September 16, 2010

El Ten Eleven bring their instrumental loop-rock to the Knitting Factory tonight. Download their angular, danceable cover of Joy Division's "Disorder" here.

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Gig Alert: Marc Ribot

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Eclectic guitarist and composer Marc Ribot releases his new CD, Silent Movies, at Le Poisson Rouge tonight. Download his entrancing solo-guitar work, "The Kid" here.

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Gig Alert: Charlie Musselwhite

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Veteran bluesman Charlie Musselwhite brings his signature harmonic growl to Joe's Pub tonight. Download "The Well," an up-tempo, feel-good blues song.

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Gig Alert: TAB the Band

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Aerosmith's guitarists sons play in TAB the Band, which performs at Terminal 5 tonight. Download the dancefloor-worthy remix of "Bought and Sold" here.

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Gig Alert: Peter Evans Quintet

Monday, September 13, 2010

Trumpeter Peter Evans plays tonight at Le Poisson Rouge with his quintet. Download his space-age version of "Stardust" here.

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Gig Alert: Cochemea Gastelum

Friday, September 10, 2010

Saxophonist Cochemea Gastelum, a perennial soul-band sideman, releases his solo album tonight. Download his Afro-Funk waltz, "Dark City,"

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