Category Archive: Music Events

Photos: Ride and Ash Performing at Terminal 5 AND Ride After Party Shots, 4 June 2015, New York City

Ride return to NYC for their second show just after another show in Toronto.  These guys sure are busy and loving it.  Mark Gardener certainly got his swagger on while on stage and… Continue reading

Oxford’s Ride Reunite and Start Touring This Month, 2 April 2015

One of my two  favorite bands of all time has re-united and will be touring worldwide.  Oxford, UK’s Ride will be touring the US, as well as Europe and Asia.  The massive tour… Continue reading

‘Beautiful Noise’ Documentary Screening, Q and A at CMJ, 24 October 2014, NYC

(L-R) Filmmakers Sarah Ogletree and Eric Green, Simon Scott and Nick Chaplin of Slowdive, Moderator Rob Sheffield Noise. Fuzz. Distortion. Loud. Obscure. Indiscernible. Cacophonous. These are some of the terms I would use when describing… Continue reading

Thursday Plans? Spires Plays RiverRocks Concert Series, 7 August 2014, NYC

One of my favorite bands, Spires, will be performing at the RiverRocks concert series at Pier 54 today, Thursday. The band are set to open up the night which also includes UK headliners… Continue reading

Protomartyr and Alvvays at the Seaport Music Festival, 11 July 2014, New York City

The Seaport Music Festival kicked off last night at the South Street Seaport with Toronto’s Alvvays, whose sound can only described as ‘pretty’.  Not just a pretty band, but their music is quite… Continue reading

Wild Beasts and Mutual Benefit at RiverRocks 2014, 10 July 2014, New York City

The annual Hudson River Park’s RiverRocks festival opened this season Thursday night with Mercury prize nominated Wild Beasts from Kendal, UK.  Opening up for the Brits was the wanderlusting mind and creations of Jordan… Continue reading

Free Shows This Week – RiverRocks, Seaport Music, 4Knots Festival, 10, 11, 12 July 2014, NYC

Free music this week!  It all starts with the RiverRocks music series with UK’s Wild Beast headlining Thursday evening at Pier 84. Friday, Protomartyr headline at the Seaport Music Festival at the South… Continue reading

British Summer Time with Maximo Park, The Enemy, The Pogues – Photos, 5 July 2014, London, UK

Photos of The Enemy, The Pogues, and Maximo Park performing at BST Hyde Park: Barclaycard British Summer Time in London, UK this weekend. The Enemy were great.  It was during their performance that… Continue reading

The Libertines at Hyde Park and Pete Doherty Book Signing at Waterstones, 4-5 July 2014, London, UK

The boys in the band re-united for a night at Hyde Park during BST Hyde Park: Barclaycard British Summer Time festival in London, UK.  It was great to ‘see’ Pete, Carl, John, and… Continue reading

Win Tickets to See UK’s Eagulls at the Mercury Lounge on the 29th, NYC

One of my favorite picks of 2013’s CMJ music festival was Leeds, UK’s Eagulls. Check out their sound here: To win tickets: Go to doNYC’s website and enter to win tickets to… Continue reading

Splashh, Spires at the Brooklyn Night Bazaar, 7 December 2013, Brooklyn

New favorite band alert!  New favorite band alert!  Yes, I’m diggin’, and they are quite brilliant.  Who?  Well, let me just set up the scene.  Imagine a diverse assortment of food, clothing, jewelry,… Continue reading

What Are You Doing Tonight? Go See Crocodiles at Music Hall, 23 Nov 2013, Brooklyn

If you need some music fun tonight, to dance to as well, go see San Diego’s Crocodiles at Music Hall of Williamsburg tonight in Brooklyn. Check out their soundcloud here: You’ll enjoy… Continue reading

‘The Stone Roses: Made of Stone’ Documentary

Tonight was the opening night of Shane Meadows’s The Stone Roses’s documentary ‘The Stone Roses: Made of Stone‘ which opened nationwide in select cities in the U.S. and Canada. The movie starts out… Continue reading

‘The Stone Roses: Made of Stone’ Documentary Premieres Nov 6th Nationwide and Canada

Shane Meadows’s documentary ‘The Stone Roses: Made of Stone’ premieres nationwide and in Canada this Wednesday, November 6th.  The documentary also includes never before seen archive footage, which should be pretty awesome. Check… Continue reading

City Riots at the Aussie BBQ – CMJ, 19 October 2013, NYC

Okay, okay, so it’s a bit late, but at least I got them up.  City Riots, one of my favorite bands from Oz performed during the Aussie BBQ during last week’s CMJ fest… Continue reading

The Darcys at CMJ Music Festival, 18 October 2013, Brooklyn

Photos from tonight’s show with Toronto’s The Darcys who performed at Spike Hill in Brooklyn. The band was decent, but probably a little too slow for my taste. Don’t worry Tear-n…They can’t all… Continue reading

Dan Croll and Crocodiles at CMJ Music Festival, 17 October 2013, NYC

CMJ Thursday was probably the best night this week so far.  With two of my must see bands in one night it was totally worth it to check out Dan Croll at the… Continue reading

CMJ Day 2 – British Showcases, 16 October 2013, NYC

Day 2 of CMJ was filled with music from the British Isles.  First off to Pianos to see Eagulls from Leeds, UK.  The band has some great tunes and made even better by… Continue reading

New Zealand Showcase at CMJ, 15 October 2013

Some shots from Tuesday’s New Zealand showcase at Le Poisson Rouge during CMJ Music Festival.  I unfortunately missed the first band but made it in time to catch Back City Lights.  I also… Continue reading

Punk and Fashion Panel Discussion at CBGB Fest, 11 October 2013, NYC

What is punk?  Well, if you ask some of the panelists at today’s discussion at the Punk & Fashion panel during the CBGB festival you’d get varying answers.  But the ideology would be… Continue reading