iOS app Android app

Nyc

Best Coast Brings Sun-Soaked Sounds to Sweltering Seaport (FREE MP3)

Ben Bromberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Ben Bromberg

Last Friday, the South Street Seaport held another free concert as part of the River To River Festival, bringing free music to outdoor venues around...

STREAMING: Art On The Air, Direct From NY's Clocktower

Art On Air | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

AIR, Art International Radio, is a non-profit Internet radio station, free online cultural archive, and media arts center. Producing over 500 new radi...

Cyndi Lauper Sings Sultry Blues At The Town Hall

Bradford Shellhammer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Bradford Shellhammer

Cyndi Lauper's sold out show at New York City's Town Hall in Times Square Wednesday night was a bittersweet performance. Playing her hometown, the Q...

Ratatat And Air France Spin DJ Sets At P.S.1's Warm Up Series

Jennifer Arches | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jennifer Arches

Since its inception in 1997, MoMA P.S.1's Warm Up summer performance series has seen acts from "hip-hop to electronica to lounge/easy listening to p...

Dom's Songs More Appealing Than His Personality at Siren Festival (PHOTOS)

Ben Bromberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Ben Bromberg

Although Dom has only existed as a band for a matter of months, the psych-pop outfit have made considerable waves in the indie community thanks to rave reviews.

NEW YORK: This Week's Gallery Openings (July 14, 2010)

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

ARTINFO presents a guide to the most interesting gallery openings in New York each week. Art history is having a big moment. There's a new Warhol b...

NYC's Newest & Biggest Rooftop Farm Opens for Summer: The Brooklyn Grange (VIDEO)

Liza de Guia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Liza de Guia

This 40,000 square foot farm (just under an acre) is lush with greens, cabbage, tomato plants, corn crops, carrots, swiss chard, various herbs and root vegetables.

A Practiced Wolf Parade Takes Terminal 5 (DOWNLOAD MP3)

Simon McCormack | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Simon McCormack

Two-thirds of the way through Wolf Parade's set at Terminal Five on Tuesday, guitarist Dan Boeckner made a confession. "It's still really intimidati...

Mister Saturday Night Successfully Moves From Market Hotel

Roland Li | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Roland Li

Eamon Harkin and Justin Carter have been on the run this year. The masterminds and resident DJs behind Mister Saturday Night and Sunday Best, two of...

Nortec Collective Creatively Combines iPads And Accordions At Central Park's SummerStage (SLIDESHOW)

Monica Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Monica Klein

Last night, Nortec Collective graced SummerStage with a performance that included two iPads, two Stetsons, an accordion, a tuba and an enormous, 60'...

NY State Assembly Prefers Pro Bull Riding over UFC?

Dr. Johnny Benjamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dr. Johnny Benjamin

Once again the movement to legalize professional MMA in the state of New York will fall short in 2010. Regardless of what you may think of MMA as a...

Street Artist Elbow Toe: Collage, NPR, Haiku

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

The Brooklyn artist and poet of the streets whose moniker is Elbow Toe gets up early to "go to work" on the subway, where he draws portraits of fellow riders in a sketchbook before returning to his studio.

Artlog's Top Art & Culture Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Artlog

Artlog.com is here and we have some great events happening for you this week! Thursday marks the beginning of one of the most exciting art events of t...

NEW YORK: This Week's Gallery Openings (July 8, 2010)

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

ARTINFO presents a guide to the most interesting gallery openings in New York each week. The luckiest among us will be spending our summer in the H...

Sign Up To Cover Concerts This Week: Wolf Parade, Caribou, Siren Music Festival, Konono No.1

Zara Golden | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Zara Golden

Huffington Post continues its local coverage with the help of our Citizen Journalism Unit. To join the local reporting team and receive advance assi...

Band on the Rise: Deluka Makes Pretty Music Out of Pretty Woman

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

It would be cool enough for Deluka to simply look good and sound awesome, but the fact they've based their band name on Kit De Luca, AKA Julia Roberts' hooker best friend in Pretty Woman -- well, that just about aces it.

Zooey Deschanel And M.Ward Tame Overheated New Yorkers With Free She & Him Concert

Natan Edelsburg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Natan Edelsburg

At 5:40pm on a sweltering hot summer day off the coast of Manhattan, She & Him finally boarded the stage after what felt like an hour-long tanning s...

Toro Y Moi Plays Sweaty Set At Glasslands

Melissa Decker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Melissa Decker

Chaz Bundick is a 23-year old with a BFA in Graphic Design from University of South Carolina, who happens to make dreamy pop music (commonly referre...

In New York: Gallery Openings This Weekend

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
ARTINFO

This week, Matthew Marks shows Anne Truitt, and William Pope.L debuts at Mitchell-Innes & Nash's Chelsea location.

Pakistani Taliban Promise Future US Attacks After NY Bomb Scare

AP | NAHAL TOOSI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD — The Pakistani Taliban promise future attacks on major U.S. cities and appear to claim responsibility for an attempted car bombing in...

Something New and Useful From Twitter

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

Twitter is unveiling a new feature today that will allow users to embed Tweets onto websites. The company hopes that Tweets will soon be as easy and appropriate to post as YouTube videos.

Q&A With Passion Pit's Michael Angelakos

Rebecca Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Rebecca Harrington

It is no secret that the economics of pop music are abysmal these days. Records don't sell, bands are forced to tour continually, and the internet m...

NEW YORK: This Week's Gallery Openings (July 1, 2010)

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

ARTINFO presents a guide to the most interesting gallery openings in New York each week. Earlier this week, ARTINFO's Andrew Goldstein spoke with w...

THE OLD NEIGHBORHOOD: A Q&A with Richard Price About the "Lush Life" Exhibition

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

In recent days an unusual exhibition has been assembling itself across nine galleries on the Lower East Side, based on Lush Life, the hit 2008 novel ...

We Were Promised Jetpacks Take Off From Music Hall Of Williamsburg

Stephen Piccarella | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Stephen Piccarella

We Were Promised Jetpacks doesn't look like the kind of band that plays The Music Hall of Williamsburg. Frontman Adam Thompson is heavyset and wears...