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  1. Updated: Hurricane Sandy Concert Cancelations, Postponements: Springsteen, Aimee Mann, Deftones, More

    October 30, 2012 12:51 PM EDT In addition to the multiple Hurricane Sandy-related show cancelations and postponements already announced (and listed below), several more came over the transom on Tuesday. The biggest is Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, who postponed thei ...

  2. Former Cro-Mags Bassist Reportedly Stabs, Bites Bandmembers at CBGB Festival Show

    July 07, 2012 12:31 PM EDT A CBGB Festival show at New York's Webster Hall was shut down early last night after founding Cro-Mags bassist Harley Flanagan stabbed and bit current members of the band, according to reports in the New York Post and the New York Times . Fla ...

  3. Rough Trade NYC Opening in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

    April 11, 2012 8:04 AM EDT Rough Trade Retail Group (RTRG) today announced it will be opening a branch of the famed London music retailer Rough Trade in Williamsburg, New York. The store is due to open in the fall. The store will be larger than Rough Trade East, London stor ...

  4. Decemberists Fans Love Foursquare, Bryan Adams Fans Not So Much

    February 17, 2011 3:15 PM EST Decemberists fans were the most active Foursquare users in January, according to data at SuperGlued.com on New York check-ins on the social media app. Users of Foursquare appear to love indie rock and tend to frequent a small number of venues. But ...

  5. Bowery Presents Expands To Boston

    March 10, 2010 12:00 AM EST New York-based independent concert promotion company the Bowery Presents has extended its presence to Boston. The principals of the Bowery Presents have signed a long term agreement with the recently renovated Royale Nightclub to book approximatel ...

  6. Percy Sutton, Harlem Political Pioneer, Dies

    December 28, 2009 12:00 AM EST Percy Sutton, the pioneering civil rights attorney who revitalized the famed Apollo Theater when the Harlem landmark's demise appeared imminent, has died. He was 89. Marissa Shorenstein, a spokeswoman for Gov. David Paterson, confirmed that S ...

  7. Bowery Presents, Brooklyn Bowl Team For Music Events

    September 02, 2009 12:00 AM EDT New York-based independent concert promoter the Bowery Presents has partnered with Brooklyn Bowl to bring free and ticketed events to the Brooklyn-based bowling alley and music venue. In addition to his booking duties at New York's Music Hall ...

  8. Last.fm, Bowery Presents Partner For Concerts

    June 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Free online streaming service Last.fm has joined forces with New York-based independent concert promoter the Bowery Presents to stage live music events for popular bands on Last.fm's Web site . Artists are chosen based on Last.fm's hype ...

  9. The Bowery Presents Expands Into N.J.

    March 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The historic 2,000-capacity Wellmont Theater in Montclair, N.J., will re-open its doors this fall under a recently formed partnership between the principals of New York-based independent concert promoter the Bowery Presents and longtime promoter A ...

  10. Panelists Debate Artist Dev At Touring Conference

    November 14, 2007 12:00 AM EST With physical album sales on a continuous decline, artist development -- especially in the touring world -- is more important now than it ever has been, a panelist of record label execs, managers, promoters and agents agreed today (Nov. 14) at the ...

  11. Brooklyn Venue To Launch With Patti Smith

    June 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT New York-based indie concert promoter the Bowery Presents has tapped Patti Smith and her band to help launch the Sept. 4 opening of its newest venue, the Music Hall of Williamsburg. The 550-capacity hall in Brooklyn, N.Y., will occupy the former s ...

  12. MSG Entertainment Acquires Beacon Theatre

    November 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST Venue set to host more than 100 events in 2007. MSG Entertainment has acquired New York's Beacon Theatre, making it the fourth venue in the MSGE portfolio, which includes Madison Square Garden, Radio City Music Hall and the Theater at Madison ...

  13. Live Nation New York Head To Exit

    May 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT His contract expires July 31. After weeks of speculation, sources confirm that Jim Glancy, president of Live Nation’s New York offices, will exit the company when his contract expires July 31. Glancy will partner with John Moore at the Bowery Pres ...

  14. Q&A: ANDREA GREENBERG

    May 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Andrea Greenberg, president of Fuse parent Rainbow Media Ventures, talks about Fuse's new interactive marquee and street-front studio in midtown Manhattan--across Seventh Avenue from pedestrian-heavy Andrea Greenberg, president of Fuse parent ...

  15. Making The Brand

    February 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST A few short hours after his appearance at the 48th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles--and with Fashion Week still in the Manhattan air--LL Cool J was back in New York for a preview of his new clothi A few short hours after his appearance at the ...

  16. Making The Brand

    February 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST A few short hours after his appearance at the 48th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles--and with Fashion Week still in the Manhattan air--LL Cool J was back in New York for a preview of his new clothi A few short hours after his appearance at the ...

  17. Wed: Billboard Road Work Touring Conf

    October 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Panel: 'concert promoter role getting edged out.' The role of a concert promoter may be getting edged out, according to participants at the "Rock This Town" panel at today's (Oct. 26) Billboard Roadwork '05 Touring Aw ...

  18. Jazz At Lincoln Center Building Studio

    February 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Jazz at Lincoln Center (JALC), the New York-based not-for-profit arts organization, is constructing a recording studio in its Frederick P. Rose Hall facility, located in the new Time Warner Center at Jazz at Lincoln Center (JALC), the New York-bas ...