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Session 73

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1359 First Avenue
New York, NY 10021
212 517 4445
session73.com
Hours:
M-Th 5pm-2am; F 5pm-4am; Sa 11:30am-4am; Su 11:30am-12am
Session 73

Session 73 is the everyman’s live music bar. With a casual vibe and bands that always get the crowd moving, the space is the essential neighborhood watering hole. Ryan Morrissey, the general manager, spoke about the bar’s origins and the reason for its success.

Corby Thomas, the owner of Session 73, … read more

Kaufman Music Center

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129 West 67th Street
New York, NY 10023
212 501 3300
kaufmanmusiccenter.org
Hours:
Su-Th 9am-9pm; F 9am-5pm
Kaufman Music Center

Both a space of learning and of performing, Kaufman Music Center is home to Merkin Concert Hall, Lucy Moses School, and Special Music School. The organization was founded in 1953 and receives most of its funding through donations from music enthusiasts.

The Merkin Concert Hall has been around since … read more

David Geffen Hall

Carnegie Hall

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154 West 57th Street
New York, NY 10019
212 247 7800
carnegiehall.org
Carnegie Hall

“Practice!” has been the immediate, entertaining response when asked how to get to Carnegie Hall – at least for its would-be performers. For the rest of us, the formal entrance to the concert hall is either on Seventh Avenue or 57th Street. Carnegie Hall has been a premier concert destination since 1891. … read more

Terminal 5

610 West 56th Street
New York, NY 10019
212 582 6600
terminal5nyc.com
Hours:
12pm-7pm Everyday
Terminal 5

Approaching the far West side of 56th, one would never know that the unmarked building with an unofficial looking “610” stamped on it is the home to one of Manhattan’s terrific concert venues. Terminal 5 resides in what appears to be an abandoned and unused warehouse, and hosts a number of concerts in … read more

Club Bonafide

212 East 52nd Street
3rd Floor
New York, NY 10022
646 918 6189
clubbonafide.com
Hours:
Tu-Su 6pm-2am

Radio City Music Hall

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1260 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10020
212 247 4777
radiocity.com
Radio City Music Hall

While the lineups at Radio City Music Hall have changed dramatically over the years, the “Showplace of the Nation” has long been at the center of the city’s entertainment scene. Opened to the public in 1932, the Art Deco building, with almost six thousand seats, was initially intended to “house high-class … read more

Space Ibiza NY

637 West 50th Street
New York, NY 10019
212 247 2447
spaceibizany.com

Diamond Horseshoe

235 West 46th Street
Basement
New York, NY 10036
212 706 7448
diamondhorseshoe.com
Hours:
Tu-Su 7:30pm-12am