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Address: 196 Allen Street
City: New York
State: NY
Date Time Event Description
Sep-23-18 07:00 PM Curtis Peoples
Curtis Peoples is a pop artist and singer/songwriter with a defined understanding of how to create dynamic yet radio friendly music that fans of both rock and pop can enjoy equally.Curtis' self titled first album was produced by Marshall Altman (Matt Nathanson, Kate Voegele, Marc Broussard) and featured songs co-written by Curtis and writers such as Ryan Tedder, Tyler Hilton, and Vic Fuentes. The album was released through Galtline label in partnership with The Control Group and Warner Music Group. Curtis released his second album "The Fight", which was produced by Steven Solomon (James Arthur Say You Wont Let Go) and busbee (Pink, Marren Morris, Florida Georgia Line, Jon Bellion) and featured songs co-written by busbee , Nathan Chapman, Marshall Altman , Vic Fuentes and Steven Solomon. To promote the album he was featured and performed on NBC's "Last Call With Carson Daly". Curtis received 4 LA Music Critic Nominations for his album "The Fight", of which the song "Afraid" from the album won 2 of. "Afraid" was also featured on MTV's "Finding Carter". Curtis also has found success as a songwriter for other artists. He co-wrote the Gold Certified single King For A Day for Fearless Records act Pierce The Veil. The album debuted at number 10 on the Billboard charts in the summer of 2012. He worked on Third Eye Blinds new album "Dopamine"that was released summer of 2015 and debuted #13 on Billboard. He also co-wrote the Pierce The Veil singles Circles (top 40 at Alternative Rock Radio) and "The Divine Zero" from their new album Misadventures which debuted #4 on the Billboard Charts May of 2016. "The Divine Zero" and "Circles" were nominated in back to back years for Best Song at the Alternative Press Awards and the album Misadventures won Album of The Year. Curtis contributed to Third Eye Blind's EP "We Are Drugs" released October 2016. He most recently co-wrote the singles "Atlantic" and "Forever Yours" from Fearless Records' band Grayscale released April 2017. He continues to work with new and established artists in a variety of genres, including recent releases by TRACES, Megan Davies, I The Mighty, Movements, Picturesque, among others.
Sep-23-18 08:15 PM Arooj Aftab, Shahzad Ismaily, Vijay Iyer
Sep-24-18 07:00 PM Jill Barber
Jill Barber has become renowned for writing songs that evoke feelings of a bygone era. The songs on Fools Gold are delivered by that distinct, evocative voice of an artist who has drawn inspiration from a cross section of musical genres. Regardless of Jills influences, the one thing you are always assured of is that you know a Jill Barber song when you hear it, and chances are, youll never forget it2 time Juno Award nominee Jill Barber, is one of Canadas brightest stars selling out theatres coast to coast and headlining the countrys most prestigious festivals. Her albums have sold over 100,000 copies and her album Mischievous Moon spent 13 straight weeks at #1 on the Canadian Jazz Charts and debuted at #12 on the US Billboard Jazz charts. Her song Chances was also featured on the soundtrack for the hit series Orange is the New Black. She has fans in Josh Ritter, Kathleen Edwards, Kris Kristofferson (who hails Jill as a real songwriter, a damn good songwriter) and collaborator Ron Sexsmith. Having earned over twenty award nominations and with two top-selling albums in English, in 2013 Jill released the french language album Chansons, after a celebrated performance at the prestigious Montreal Jazz Festival where she sang (for the first time ever) a French translation of one of her songs, Tous Mes Rves (All My Dreams). Chansons has firmly established Jill as an artist to watch in both French and English, and an upcoming 2015 European tour is sure to expand her fan base even more.
Sep-24-18 08:15 PM Peter Case
Three time Grammy nominee, Peter Cases work sets the bar for authenticity, passion and imagination and spans a number of genres, including folk, blues, and rock. Raised in Buffalo, NY, Case came to the Bay area in 1973 and worked as a street musician and played in the seminal power pop group The Nerves, before moving to Los Angeles to form the Plimsouls, landing a deal with Geffen Records.The Plimsouls achieved success with the hit single, A Million Miles Away, which landed them a role in the movie Valley Girl, as the band performing during the club scenes. Cases 1986 solo Geffen Record debut revealed deep roots in folk and blues, and earned him his first Grammy nomination for the song Old Blue Car as well as the Number 1 spot on the NY Times 1986 Best CDs list. Six CDs later, Case earned another nomination for Let Us Now Praise Sleepy John, a remarkable collection of songs that features Cases voice and a single guitar. Its clear that Case is a major talent on the Americana troubadour landscape. Cases 2010 CD, Wig emphasized the rock and blues side of Cases repertoire, while 2007's Let Us Now Praise Sleepy John demonstrates what Case can do with just his voice and a guitar. With or without a backing band, Case delivers his songs with both intense passion and introspective nuance.
Sep-24-18 09:15 PM Craig Cardiff
Craig Cardiff is a Canadian singer-songwriter. Known throughout Canada, Craig is developing a following throughout North America and into Europe. With guitar in hand, Craig can turn any setting into an intimate affair. Infusing his music and lyrics with an uncompromising humanism rarely seen in todays production-heavy climate.Songwriter, troubadour, Craig Cardiff builds landscapes of sound using live digital loops, bringing the room to a hush. Edged, folk, beautiful, melancholy and left leaning, one song breaks your heart, and the next one puts it back together.Craig makes it a point to keep the relationship with his fans personal, inviting and accepting any opportunity to make his audience as much a part of the performance as he is. Dont be surprised if one day you find yourself enjoying one of Craigs renowned performances from the comfort of your own living room. Catch Craig out on the road throughout 2018.
Sep-24-18 10:15 PM Jim Campilongo
Billboard Magazine has called Jim Campilongo an American treasure while The New Yorker raved that few guitarists capture the nuances as well as Campilongo does. Those accolades have deservedly been earned over the course of a career that now sees Campilongo celebrating the release of his tenth album of original material, Dream Dictionary, on iTunes, Amazon and fine record stores everywhere on January 21, 2014.The prolific Bammie-winner Campilongo has been a formidable presence as a guest on dozens of recordings by other artists as well, including a contribution to Cakes million-selling Prolonging the Magic to (most recently) providing lead guitar for Martha Wainwright, Teddy Thompson and the Little Willies, Campilongos band with Norah Jones. He's performed or recorded alongside JJ Cale, Nels Cline, Pete Townsend, Bright Eyes, Burning Spear, Gillian Welch & David Rawlings and Peter Rowan to name a few.Campilongo has also made repeat appearances on The Late Show with David Letterman, Conan, Jools Holland and Abbey Road Sessions (both BBC) and has been interviewed on many major radio shows.Additionally, Campilongo is a published guitar teacher and contributing editor to Guitar Player Magazine. His virtuosity and originality has inspired a generation of guitar players and his songwriting, which draws from blues, country, jazz and rock, boasts a sensitivity and wit that has also earned him a broad fan base most instrumental guitarist never enjoy.In 2012 Fender Guitars bestowed Jim the honor of the Campilongo Signature Telecaster, a high quality instrument made by Fenders elite Custom Shop.
Sep-25-18 07:00 PM Jill Barber
Jill Barber has become renowned for writing songs that evoke feelings of a bygone era. The songs on Fools Gold are delivered by that distinct, evocative voice of an artist who has drawn inspiration from a cross section of musical genres. Regardless of Jills influences, the one thing you are always assured of is that you know a Jill Barber song when you hear it, and chances are, youll never forget it2 time Juno Award nominee Jill Barber, is one of Canadas brightest stars selling out theatres coast to coast and headlining the countrys most prestigious festivals. Her albums have sold over 100,000 copies and her album Mischievous Moon spent 13 straight weeks at #1 on the Canadian Jazz Charts and debuted at #12 on the US Billboard Jazz charts. Her song Chances was also featured on the soundtrack for the hit series Orange is the New Black. She has fans in Josh Ritter, Kathleen Edwards, Kris Kristofferson (who hails Jill as a real songwriter, a damn good songwriter) and collaborator Ron Sexsmith. Having earned over twenty award nominations and with two top-selling albums in English, in 2013 Jill released the french language album Chansons, after a celebrated performance at the prestigious Montreal Jazz Festival where she sang (for the first time ever) a French translation of one of her songs, Tous Mes Rves (All My Dreams). Chansons has firmly established Jill as an artist to watch in both French and English, and an upcoming 2015 European tour is sure to expand her fan base even more.
Sep-25-18 08:15 PM The Acoustic Guitar Project
Five local New York songwriters will play a concert as part of the global music platform, TheAcousticGuitarProject.com. Each artist was challenged by The Acoustic Guitar Project to write an original song, and record it live, in just one week. All musicians used the same guitar a Takamine GS330S and the same simple handheld recorder. None of the musicians were allowed to edit their song on the computer.At the upcoming concert, all the featured songwriters will talk a little about their experience with the project and their song and then play it live. Several of New Yorks finest local musicians will be performing, including Ryan Star, Matthew Reich, Jaime Walden, Matt O'Dowd and Luke J. Daniels.Here is a brief summary of the project: One Guitar. One Week. One Song.1. We choose a city and a local musician and provide them with an acoustic guitar and a simple recorder. 2. That musician has one week to write an original song and record it live. No editing is allowed. They have to record their song as many times as needed to get the take they like. 3. When the musician is finished, they sign the guitar and pass it on to the next musician in that city. When that citys guitar reaches five musicians, there is a concert and each musician plays the song they wrote for the project. Over 40 cities around the world have participated in the project and nearly 500 original songs have been written.
Sep-25-18 10:00 PM Liah Alonso
There are many ways to describe folk and pop singer Liah Alonso: world traveler, lover of cultures, advocate for equality, yoga aficionado. Whether she is performing with her hand-painted Taylor guitar for commuters on New York Citys subway platforms or collaborating with songwriters in Havana, Sydney, or Berlin, Liahs message is one of real-world issues, empowerment and the struggle to find balance in life. A ten-year veteran of the indie music scene, Liah has opened for legendary artists such as Tom Morello and Jackson Browne (at the Newport Folk Festival) and graced stages at venues like House of Blues in New Orleans and La Calaca Music Festival in Mexico. She has even performed at City Winery in New York City and during the Wanderlust Festival, which spotlights music, yoga, food and nature. She has also performed internationally in Spain, Brazil, Australia and South Africa.Her upcoming music project, Light to the Universe, has a conceptual twist, inspired by the peace Liah has discovered through many years of practicing yoga blended with her rock and roll touring lifestyle. For the album, Liah has collaborated with Chicago producer DJ Taz Rashid, who has performed at WANDERULST Fest, The Serendipity Festival and Denver Chant Fest. While a release date for Light to the Universe has not yet been set, Liahs previous five albums are available for streaming and digital purchase through popular platforms like Spotify, iTunes and Amazon as well as on her official website.A first-generation American with a prominent Mexican and Spanish heritage, Liah is an advocate of immigrant rights and womens reproductive rights, having performed during the 2017 Womens March in Washington D.C. She is also an outspoken critic of companies accused of poisoning our food, water and the planet.
Sep-26-18 07:00 PM Briana Buckmaster
Briana Buckmaster is an actor, singer and voice over performer originally hailing from Moose Jaw Saskatchewan. She attended the prestigious Grant MacEwan University where she received her diploma in Theatre Arts. Continuing to perform on stages across North America she also began cutting her teeth in the improv world working with renowned theatre companies including the Canadian Comedy Award winning Die Nasty. Briana is an Elizabeth Sterling Haynes Award winner for numerous productions she has performed with Teatro La Quindicina (with whom she is currently a core company member). Her writing credits include the sell-out hit play Tunnels of Little Chicago which toured across Western Canada, and Lady Fartlek Productions- a series of comedic shorts written, directed, and starring fellow comedic actresses. Briana resides in Vancouver Canada with her husband and daughter where she continues to study her craft and regularly appear on stage and in television. She can be seen as the recurring character Sheriff Donna on the CW Network's long running series Supernatural.