POP/ ROCK CLUBS+ VENUES

Where New York - - The Guide | Scene -

APOLLO THE­ATER The his­toric Har­lem venue has launched the ca­reers of a myr­iad of leg­endary per­form­ers, in­clud­ing James Brown, Ella Fitzger­ald and Michael Jack­son. Ev­ery Wed­nes­day at 7:30 pm: Ama­teur Night tal­ent com­pe­ti­tion. 253 W. 125th St., btw Adam Clayton Pow­ell Jr. & Frederick Dou­glass blvds., 212.531.5300. BARCLAYS CEN­TER Brook­lyn’s state- of-the-art en­ter­tain­ment and sports arena. High­lights: June 3: Vik­tor Drobysh and friends.

June 6-7: The Weeknd. June 10: New York Salsa Fes­ti­val.

June 27: New Kids on the Block with Paula Ab­dul and Boyz II Men. 620 At­lantic Ave., at Flat­bush Ave., Brook­lyn, 800.745.3000. B. B. KING BLUES CLUB & GRILL Ded­i­cated to the musical leg­end, who died in 2015, this in­ti­mate space has been in Times Square for 15 years. Lu­cille’s Bar & Restau­rant within the club is named for King’s beloved Gib­son gui­tar and also fea­tures live mu­sic nightly. High­lights: June 2: El DeBarge. June 3: Kool & the Gang. June 6: Gary U. S. Bonds. June 7: Rosana. June 9: Robert Cray Band. June 15

16: Amer­ica. June 17: Va­lerie Simp­son. June 22: Three Dog Night. June 23: Jerry Lee Lewis. June 25: JeanLuc Ponty. Ev­ery Saturday

at noon: Bea­tles Brunch. Ev­ery Sunday at 1: 30 pm:

Gospel Brunch. 237 W. 42nd St., btw Sev­enth & Eighth aves., 212.997.4144. BEACON THE­ATRE A clas­sic Up­per West Side the­ater seat­ing close to 3,000 guests has been re­vamped to house pop- mu­sic con­certs, co­me­di­ans and other

acts. High­lights: June 8: Jerry Se­in­feld. June 10: Pat Metheny. June 13-14: Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds. June 16: Jer­maine Dupri. June 17: The Ul­ti­mate Doo-Wop Show. June 21: Diana Krall. June 22-24: Ja­son Is­bell and the 400 Unit. June 28: Sh­eryl Crow. 2124 Broad­way, at W. 74th St., 866.858.0008. HAMMERSTEIN BALL­ROOM A wide range of cul­tural and en­ter­tain­ment events, in­clud­ing musical per­for­mances, inside the former Man­hat­tan Opera House. High­lights:

June 10: City & Colour. June 18: Broad­way Bares. June 24: New York Pride Master­beat Game Show. Man­hat­tan Cen­ter Studios, 311 W. 34th St., btw Eighth & Ninth aves., 800.745.3000.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.