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Review: The Red Hot Chili Peppers Wave ‘Hello’ to Brooklyn

And Flea says they’re going to work on their new album soon! Plus, a whole bunch of other bands performed at the Boomer and Carton-hosted WFAN-sponsored concert.

02/02/2014

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Beastie Boy Adam ‘MCA’ Yauch To Be Honored With Brooklyn Playground

Adam Yauch, best known as “MCA” of rap pioneers Beastie Boys, was a major figure not only in popular music, but also in the city of New York, specifically the borough of Brooklyn where he grew up.

05/02/2013

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Ringo Starr, Joe Walsh, Jeff Lynne Come Together for ‘Songs After Sandy’ Hurricane Relief

A number of rock legends and some newer artists are contributing exclusive tracks (and a couple of other cool items) to help fund relief efforts in the south Brooklyn neighborhood of Red Hook.

11/21/2012

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The Rolling Stones Add Brooklyn Show

A noticeable omission from the very brief two-stop/four-show Rolling Stones tour was a performance in New York – until now.

11/12/2012

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Rolling Stones Rumor Report: Brooklyn In November?

Rolling Stones fans have been eagerly awaiting news about the band’s much-talked-about 50th anniversary tour. And while there’s still no actual news about it, Billboard Biz has a report — cited simply to “a source” — which if true, would mean the Stones may play some dates within three months.

08/30/2012

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Norah Jones’ Puppet Show To Open In New York

When someone thinks Norah Jones, puppets probably don’t immediately (if ever) come to mind. But the singer herself instantly saw the connection. While walking past the ClockWorks Puppet Theatre in her Brooklyn neighborhood five months […]

06/01/2012

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Katy Perry Performs In Brooklyn For Fleet Week

Katy Perry set off some fireworks for members of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard who are in New York City for Fleet Week by performing in concert at Brooklyn’s Pier 9 last night.

05/24/2012

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Gary Sinise Talks About The Lt. Dan Band To Raise Funds For A Vet

Actor Gary Sinise is best known for his role as “Mac Taylor” on the hit crime series CSI:NY, but he is also in a band called The Lt. Dan Band. The band was named after […]

04/27/2012

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CBGB Plans On Reopening Reeaaal Soon

Listen up folks, some rumors are worth the spreadin’! Especially this tasty morsel about the iconic music club CBGB reopening, which closed on October 15, 2006 after lengthy disputes over back rent between owner Hilly […]

01/25/2012