CBGB MUSIC & FILM FESTIVAL Announces FREE Concert In Times Square Featuring a Full Day of Live Music and Events plus Hundreds of Performers Spread Across New York City
On Saturday, October 12th, the 2nd Annual CBGB Music and Film Festival will return to TIMES SQUARE for a historic FREE concert festival featuring live performances from a great line-up top bands and DJs. [ read more ]
Join cast members Alan Rickman, Ashley Greene, Stana Katic, Rupert Grint, Mickey Sumner and more at the US premiere of the major motion picture, CBGB. Based on the renowned New York club, credited as being the birthplace of American indie & punk, CBGB, the film, will kick off this year's CBGB Music and Film Festival at its premiere at the Landmark Sunshine Theater on Tuesday, October 8, 2013. [ read more ]
From Billboard.com: This year's CBGB Music & Film Festival has announced that Seymour Stein will be honored with the inaugural CBGB Icon Award and Van Toffler, former President of MTV Networks and current President of Viacom's Music and Logo Networks, will deliver the keynote address at this year's confab scheduled for Oct. 9-13 in New York City. [ read more ]
The major motion picture CBGB will have its US festival premiere at this year's CBGB Music & Film Festival - the five-day festival/conference that will take place in New York City from Wednesday, October 9 to Sunday, October 13. Based on the renowned New York club, credited as being the birthplace of American indie & punk, CBGB will kick off this year's festival. The Landmark Sunshine Theater on E. Houston St. will serve as the conference and film festival hub. [ read more ]
We just launched the official CBGB Channel on YouTube - check it out at www.youtube.com/cbgb. Right now we have interviews and performances from artists like Reggie Watts and Duff McKagan, plus legendary New York photographer Bob Gruen, playlists of amazing performances at CB's, and more. Make sure you subscribe to the channel for updates - we've got lots more goodies to come!
For four decades, the name CBGB has been synonymous with all musical genres emerging from the indie and punk underground. This year, CBGB will be breaking more new ground with the expansion of the CBGB MUSIC & FILM FESTIVAL, a five-day festival/conference. This will take place Wednesday, October 9 to Sunday, October 13, 2013 within NYC's rich and varied music venues throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn. The Landmark Sunshine Theater on E. Houston St. will serve as the conference and film festival hub. [ read more ]
Sonicbids Weekly Shoutout Vol. 37 features "some great new artists who rocked out at the CBGB Festival and brought their A game to the Big Apple." Featured bands who were booked at the festival through Sonicbids include Zulu Wave, The Field Effect, Eytan and the Embassy, The Young Things and Shane Cooley. [ read more ]