Mad Meg debut EP release

Message from Mad Meg: After a long break, during which we regrouped and recorded our debut EP, we are ready to bring it with a whole new and expanded line-up of musicians on Fri, July 5th. The CD will be available for purchase after the show. Ilya Popenko- vox, guitar Ruslan – drums Jason Laney […]

Traveling the Yiddishland: Hands-On Interactive Experience

Pick useful Yiddish phrases (so that your parent won’t understand you)! Have some bromfn (vodka) with traditional Ashkenazi food! Enjoy live music with unique footage of the Belarus shtetls! This project is made possible through a grant by the BluePrint Fellowship project of COJECO, funded by the UJA-Federation of New York and Genesis Philanthropy Group. […]

Tribute to Sullivan Hall w/ Nevermoon, Ellina Graypel and Interzona

Another really cool spot, a true landmark in NYC’s live music scene is going away falling victim of “area development”. Does Greenwich Village need to be “developed”? Does “developing” necessarily mean driving the nightlife away turning historical hang-out spots to dull and faceless luxury residential blocks?.. Well, these questions are merely rhetorical. In any case, […]

Jewfro Records Summer Jam

Message from DJ Spinach: Let’s get together and share the vibe!!! Show featuring ZONGO JUNCTION, NEW YORK SKA JAZZ ENSAMBLE; DJs QUEEN MAJESTY, Spinach and Earthian. ZONGO JUNCTION ( Private Records ) Generating a well-deserved buzz in NYC’s exploding afrobeat scene, Zongo Junction electrifies dance floors wherever they perform. The Village Voice describes their live […]

"Russian Stage" 1st New York Russian Theater Festival

1й Нью-Йоркский Театральный Фестиваль “Русская Сцена”. 150-летию со дня рождения К.С. Станиславского посвящается. В программе спектакли «Играем Чехова», «Тёмные аллеи», «Белый вальс». Фестиваль окрывается 14 Июня и будет проходить в Connelly Theater, мини-оперном театре 19-го века, одном из популярнейших Офф-Бродвейских театров на Ист-Сайде Нью-Йорка. В программе Фестиваля принимают участие такие театральные коллективы, как Диалог Театр […]

Blue Note Jazz Festival: Summer Swing with Svetlana Shmulyian and JC Hopkins Biggish Band

Blue Note Jazz Festival and CEG Presents a swing band show and swing dance with JC Hopkins 10 piece Biggish Band (playing mainly original tunes by Grammy nominated JC Hopkins and several American Songbook classics – “Hopkins writes swinging material tailor made for vacuum-tube radio”, New Yorker) fronted by “energetic” (Wall Street Journal) “delightful” (WRHU […]

Meshugeneh House of DIY

RJeneration and COJECO present: Meshugeneh House of DIY From DIY facebook page: DIY is BACK! We’re once again celebrating the Do-It-Yourself ethos, something our Russian Jewish forebears were doing long before it was appropriated by hipsters! Fermenting sauerkraut? Making your own cheese/kvas/pickles/earrings/vodka infusions? We’ll be following in our ancestors footsteps, but also exploring some modern-day […]

The PooKESTRA presents "I <3 Gypsy Jazz"

Presented by Svetlana Shmulyian + Carolin Pook. 7:30pm: the PooKESTRA, feat. vocalists Svetlana Shmulyian, Anastasiya Roytman, Alastair Ottesen, Sarah Renfro + Doron Diamond Scott Tixier / violin Frederika Krier / violin Jen Herman / viola Brian Sanders / cello Craig Akin / double bass Pascal Niggenkemper / double bass Christof Knoche / bass clarinet, flute, […]