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This Week's Best Shows and a Spotify Playlist of the Bands

Hungry for live music? We pick the best of New York City's gigs.

Bed-Stuy »

Music School Celebrates Late Founder's 100th Birthday

A Bed-Stuy music school honored the legacy of its founding teacher this week.

Central Harlem »

Harlem's Apollo Theater Celebrates 80th Anniversary

Despite its age, the famous theater is still "where stars are born and legends are made."

Central Harlem »

Twitter Founder Jack Dorsey Brings Small Business Talk to Harlem

The goal of the series is to bring small businesses together to create a climate of collaboration.

Central Harlem »

Red Lobster Opens on 125th Street

The restaurant, located next to the Apollo Theater, has a Harlem theme.

Washington Heights »

Robinson Cano Highlights Favorite Uptown Spots in NYC Tourism Push

The Yankees slugger shows his love for WaHi as part of city's "Neighborhood X Neighborhood" initiative.

Central Harlem »

Get Out and Do This: Party After Work or Brunch in a Brewery

Update your calendar: We've selected a week's worth of unique New York City activities.

Williamsburg »

Paul Weller, Robert Plant and New Order Play New York

Check out the great live music playing in New York City between July 24 and July 30.

Central Harlem »

Breakin' Convention Celebrates Hip Hop Culture at the Apollo

Over 100 artists from around the globe and New York City will transform Apollo Theater.

West Harlem »

Harlem Jazz Shrines Festival Showcases Classic Venues

The festival returns for a third year with performances at Harlem's most storied jazz venues.  

Central Harlem »

Viral 'Harlem Shake' Videos Get No Love on 125th Street

A web producer from New Jersey talked to people on 125th Street who strongly dislike the viral sensation.

Central Harlem »

Apollo Theater to Transform into Nightclub for Music and Dance Revue

Three shows in February will invoke the Apollo's eclectic past.

Central Harlem »

Apollo Theater Hosts Debate Viewing Party

The historic Apollo Theater is hosting a debate-watch party on Oct. 16, 2012.

Central Harlem »

Apollo Theater Seeks to Become Political Hub With Voter Education Event

“Vote Like Your Life Depends On It" takes place on September 17.

New York City »

Paul McCartney, Usher, Bon Jovi Rock Apollo Theater Benefit Party

Pharrell Williams directed the Apollo Theater benefit in East Hampton, hosted by Ron Perelman.