Live Music in Clubs and Bars in Downtown NYC This Week - November 4-November 11November 4, 2018 - by CG Directory Editor
Downtown NYC has long been a capital of live music. With venues like the Bowery Ballroom, Mercury Lounge, and Terra Blues, fans of rock, jazz, and more have long been drawn here. City Guide's roundup of live music in clubs and bars will connect you with tunes at dozens of great downtown venues.
Helix! with Michel van der Aa's Hysteresis - Le Poisson Rouge
November 04, 2018 - West Village
Le Poisson Rouge Presents: Helix! with Michel van der Aa's Hysteresis Table Seating: $25 advance, $30 day of show Standing Room: $20 advance, $25 day of show
Rico Suave vs. D'Marquesina - Drom
Through November 04, 2018 - New York
For over 5 years — but 12, really, if you've been with them since the Nacotheque days — Rico Suave (Marcelo C.) and D'marquesina (Hector Arce) have been filling up various dancefloors in New York City by playing the best — "and worst," they say — "cumbiaton, nutropial, perreopop, merenguetrap, rockitsch," and other mashups of Latino music. No artists or band is too obscure, no era is too old, but Spanish-sung music, from popular wedding standards to brand-new club bangers, is always front and center.
Guitar Masters Series: Andy Bianco 4tet - Zinc Bar
November 05, 2018 - New York
Acclaimed jazz guitarist Andy Bianco brings his formidable trio to Zinc jazz club on Monday, November 5. He's supported by tenor saxophonist Glenn White, bassist Sam Trapchak and drummer Eric Halvorson. New York City-based guitarist/composer Andy Bianco has performed/recorded with Angie Stone, Ray Chew, Onree Gill, Kandace Springs, Elle Varner, Bob Moses & many others at such renowned venues as Smoke Jazz Club, Cafe Wha, The Bitter End, The Blue Note, SOB's, and Joe's Pub. He's also the guitarist for the Grammy-nominated RnB artist Elle Varner, with whom he has completed a tour of Japan for Billboard Live. He was a finalist in the 2012 & 2015 USA Songwriting Competition, & his 2 official album releases as a leader have received domestic & international critical acclaim. Andy completed a 6-month tour of New Zealand & Japan as the guitarist with the critically acclaimed stage production entitled, "Empire." He is a member of the jazz hip-hop supergroup the Nickel & Dime OPS.
Rhythm Revue Retro Soul & Rock N' Roll Dance Party with Felix Hernandez - Le Poisson Rouge
November 10, 2018 - West Village
Rhythm Revue dance parties are New York's biggest and longest-running classic soul dances. They've filled Resorts World NYC, Roseland Ballroom, Nokia Theater, Irving Plaza, Highline Ballroom, Hammerstein Ballroom, B.B. King's, the Hornblower yachts, NJPAC, the Terrace Ballroom and other venues in the metro area since 1991.