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Our definitive guide to the best shows happening in New York and elsewhere, because while nothing replaces the magic of being in the room and hearing it live, seeing a live performance, however it is offered, is still magical.

  • Gamelan Kusuma Laras at The Indonesian Consulate

    May 27, 2022
    Indonesia’s classical ensemble is the gamelan, or bronze percussion instruments. New York's Gamelan Kusuma Laras plays at the Indonesian Consulate in an informal setting, 7PM, on May 28.
  • Florent Ghys at Joe's Pub

    May 26, 2022
    Composer, double-bassist, and electronicist Florent Ghys is originally from France. Ghys plays music from his new two-album set, Ritournelles and Mosaïques at Joe's Pub on May 26.
  • Jose Conde at Joe's Pub

    May 23, 2022
    Jose Conde was part of the band Ola Fresca, and New York’s Cuban music community. His new Miami-influenced funky tropical pop record is just out; he plays on May 24 at Joe’s Pub. 
  • Cloud Cult at City Winery

    May 20, 2022
    The cinematic Minnesota band Cloud Cult makes emotive, orchestral indie rock that goes well with film. Their live shows involve painters on-stage, and they play at City Winery on May 22.
  • Sinkane at Brooklyn Bowl

    May 19, 2022
    Sudanese-American bandleader Sinkane, aka Ahmed Gallab, blends electronica, funk, and psychedelia in his songs. He plays Brooklyn Bowl on May 19, along with a DJ set by James Murphy.
  • Amythyst Kiah – "Sugar" (Weekly Music Roundup)

    May 17, 2022
    Amythyst Kiah's takes the gently wistful/sardonic Tori Amos song “Sugar,” and turns it into hard-charging, full-on, amps-to-11 blues-rock number. It's part of the Weekly Music Roundup.