Given last week’s weather crapfest, we failed to mention that National Sawdust opened Thursday in Williamsburg. Gothamist paid them a visit and was impressed: It’s a goddamn classy joint. A miniature BAM that looks like a spaceship. A classical music think tank. A creative hub for undiscovered talent. And it’s a non-profit. But you know, […]
From zornat60: John Zorn, a true New York icon and one of the city’s most influential musicians, turns sixty this September. A composer, performer, arranger, producer, improvisor, impresario, and MacArthur Fellow, Zorn has explored a vast and impressive spectrum of genres — including jazz, rock, hardcore punk, classical, klezmer, popular, and improvised, among many others — over […]
Secret Chiefs 3 ended their 12 show residency at The Stone with a bang last night. Their set consisting exclusively of movie scores, included John Carpenter’s “Escape from New York”. Earlier, a couple of the band’s friends stopped by during soudcheck. All of that and more in the video below.