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The best guide to live music in New York City, including concert listings and what’s on at NYC’s top music venues

The best live music venues in NYCThe best live music venues in NYC

The best places to see live music in BrooklynThe best places to see live music in Brooklyn

Bluegrass music venuesBluegrass music venues

Classic New York music venuesClassic New York music venues

Folk music venuesFolk music venues

New York’s hidden gemsNew York’s hidden gems

AdvertisingLatest music newsThe iconic Smoke Jazz Club is finally reopening next month

The expanded club is now also home to an attached lounge.The MTA is releasing special-edition MetroCards in honorof Biggie’s birthday

Plus: the Empire State Building will light up to honorthe rapper’s 50th birthday.Tribeca Festival is launching its first-ever music lounge

The festival has teamed up with Pitchfork for live performances and chats.How to get tickets to Harry Styles’ exclusive NY concert this month

The tickets will only cost you $25, fees and taxes included!

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