Tag Archives: Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment

NYC getting an official ‘Nighttime Ambassador’ advocate for music and nightlife

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

NYC will join other cities in getting an office dedicated to nightlife. The creation of a Nighttime Ambassador is part of New York Works, a ten-year economic plan from the mayor’s office, which also includes making affordable workspace for artists.

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Grammy Awards Returning to New York After 15 Years Away

Source: New York Times » Music

The news of the ceremony to be held on Jan. 28 followed months of negotiations in which Julie Menin, of the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment, was a major force.

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BRIC JazzFest Marathon: 27 Bands in 3 Nights

Source: New York Times » Music

The festival will run a full week, Oct. 8 through Oct. 15, and feature many free events, including a jazz-movie program hosted by Nelson George.

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