Tag Archives: Free Shows

Soul Rebels playing Prodigy tribute with Talib Kweli, Pharoahe Monch, Krik Knight

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

In the wake of Prodigy‘s untimely death, Prodigy collaborators The Soul Rebels have turned their free BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival show in Prospect Park this Saturday (6/24) into a Prodigy tribute…

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White Lung, Operators and more playing free Canada Day party in Brooklyn

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Canada is celebrating its 150th birthday this year and for Canada Day (July 1), The Well in Brooklyn is throwing a free party featuring Canadian music, food and drinks…

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Anik Khan streaming ‘Kites,’ playing first-ever headlining show (and more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Anik Khan is a rapper who was born in Bangladesh and moved to Queens when he was four years old. He injects his raps with the Bengali music he grew up with, but he doesn’t limit himself to that. Anik has as much pride in the diversity of Queens culture as he does in his immigrant upbringing…

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Los Lobos touring, playing NYC’s free River & Blues series (so is Bettye LaVette)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Los Lobos begin their summer tour this weekend which includes a couple NYC area stops, including The Clearwater Festival in Croton on Hudson. They’ll also play a free NYC show

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Nick Lowe reissuing six out-of-print albums, playing lots of NY-area shows

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Nick Lowe is reissuing six of his album albums — 1982’s Nick the Knife, 1983’s The Abominable Showman, 1984’s Nick Lowe and His Cowboy Outfit, 1985’s The Rose of England, 1988’s Pinker and Prouder Than Previous, and 1990’s Party of One — all of which have been long out of print.

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Kirin J Callinan shares 2 new songs from ‘Bravado,’ playing free Brooklyn show this weekend, touring in July

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Listen to the resolutely weird “Down to Hang” which features No Wave icon James Chance; and ’80s lighter ballad “Living Each Day” which features fellow eccentric Connan Mockasin.

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Fred Armisen gives drums to Seaway after robbery, drums in new movie (that’s screening at House of Vans)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Fred Armisen was nice enough to give a band in need some help this week. Canadians Seaway had their trailer broken into while in Los Angeles…

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Lincoln Center Out of Doors 2017 free show lineup (Dionne Warwick, Nick Lowe, Angelique Kidjo, J Dilla tribute & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2017 Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival runs from July 23 – August 16 with free outdoor concerts and events at various Lincoln Center venues.

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Samba icon Elza Soares playing special shows (Town Hall, Summerstage, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 79 year old singer gained even more worldwide acclaim from her 2016 album. Dates include a Red Bull Music Academy event in NYC, a free show in Central Park, Primavera Sound, and more.

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Sondre Lerche playing free show at Pete’s Candy Store this week before EU tour

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“The US Pleasure tour is over, but vibes continue in NYC: tomorrow night I’m doing a very special little pop-up ACOUSTIC PLEASURE solo gig in my neighborhood to celebrate,” says Sondre.

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BAM R&B Fest 2017: free Brooklyn daytime Metrotech concert lineup

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2017 lineup includes Sinkane, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Tank and the Bangas, John Hammond, and more.

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come to a panel about NYC’s concert industry at Brooklyn Public Library

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

BrooklynVegan is presenting and moderating a discussion between reps from Live Nation, Market Hotel, Afropunk, Saint Vitus and more.

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‘TODAY Show’ 2017 concert series lineup

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The lineup for the free morning ‘TODAY Show’ concerts at Rockefeller Plaza includes Miley Cyrus, Mary J Blige, Chris Stapleton, Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars, and more.

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‘Good Morning America’ 2017 summer concert series lineup

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This year’s free 7 AM concerts in Central Park include Green Day, Paramore, Big Sean, Nelly, Eric Church, Bleachers, The Chainsmokers, and more.

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