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A Brief Eulogy for Kenny Gorka: One of Music's True Greats

David Fagin | Posted 05.20.2015 | New York
David Fagin

Sure, a lot of big-name talent who came up through the ranks and who won a few Grammys owe a lot of their success to Kenny and his New York nightclub. But, it's the ones who barely achieved our "15 minutes" that could always count on the fact that he would treat us the same way.

Introducing the Brooklyn Moron

David Ostow | Posted 04.21.2015 | New York
David Ostow

In this column, I return to the source of that first traumatic blow to my indie credibility, Brooklyn Vegan, in search of bands I have never heard of and know nothing about. I will make guesses about who they are and what they sound like armed only with the knowledge of their names and my own stockpile of dated and misguided associations.

5 Must-See Indie Summer Concerts in NYC

Lisa Bernier | Posted 09.08.2014 | New York
Lisa Bernier

There's a reason why people always go on and on about summer soundtracks: it's because summer, more than any other season, is about music (especially in New York City).

WATCH: LCD Soundsystem Kicks Off Goodbye Shows

Posted 05.29.2011 | New York

This is it, James Murphy heads -- the final LCD Soundsystem shows have begun. Because the band is quitting at its peak, the clamor for the final shows...