Happenings: Music

Fri

21

Jul
Music
Amadou & Mariam at Celebrate Brooklyn!
Park Slope

Celebrate! Brooklyn presents Amadou & Mariam, music with the Afro-blues sound that has made this blind husband-and-wife duo one of West Africa’s finest musical exports, on Friday, July 21, 2017, FREE at the Prospect Park Bandshell.

Sat

22

Jul
Music
Mashrou' Leila, DAWN OF MIDI and DJ KHATIR at Celebrate Brooklyn!
Park Slope

Celebrate Brooklyn! presents Beirut-based indie rockers Mashrou' Leila, along with experimental acoustic ensemble DAWN OF MIDI from Brooklyn, and Lebanon's DJ KHATIR on Saturday, July 22, 2017, FREE at the Prospect Park Bandshell.

Sat

22

Jul
Music
Sexmob performs MACISTE ALL'INFERNO at Celebrate Brooklyn!
Park Slope

Celebrate Brooklyn! presents Maciste All'inferno with live score by Sexmob, followed by Reverend Billy & The Stop Shopping Choir, on Thursday, July 27, 2017, FREE at the Prospect Park Bandshell.

Thu

27

Jul
Music
Catacombs
Park Slope

Green-Wood Cemetery opens the Catacombs for an evening of otherworldly orchestration, as performed by the Ladies of the Veil Orchestra and Raya Brass Band, on Thursday, July 27, 2017, from 8:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Fri

28

Jul
Music
Andrew Bird and Esperanza Spalding at Celebrate Brooklyn!
Park Slope

Celebrate Brooklyn! presents Andrew Bird and Esperanza Spalding on Friday, July 28, 2017, FREE at the Prospect Park Bandshell.

Sat

29

Jul
Music
ADMIRAL T, TABOU COMBO, DJ SPIKE T.I. at Celebrate Brooklyn!
Park Slope

Celebrate Brooklyn! presents ADMIRAL T, and also the Haitian compas band TABOU COMBO along with DJ SPIKE T.I., on Saturday, July 29, 2017, FREE at the Prospect Park Bandshell.

Sat

5

Aug
Music
Celebrate Brooklyn! presents guitarist Nels Cline
Park Slope

Celebrate Brooklyn! presents guitarist Nels Cline and folk singer Sam Amidon, on Saturday, August 5, 2017, FREE at the Prospect Park Bandshell.

Fri

11

Aug
Music
Whitney, Moses Sumney and Weyes Blood at Celebrate Brooklyn!
Park Slope

Celebrate Brooklyn! presents Whitney, who burst into indie stardom with one of 2016's most acclaimed debuts, perform along with Moses Sumney and Weyes Blood on Friday, August 11, 2017, FREE at the Prospect Park Bandshell.

Sat

12

Aug
Music
Youssou N'Dour at Celebrate Brooklyn!
Park Slope

Celebrate Brooklyn! closes the season in majestic fashion with one of the great artists of our time, Senegalese singer YOUSSOU N'DOUR, on Saturday, August 12, 2017, FREE at the Prospect Park Bandshell.

Thu

19

Oct
Music
BRIC JazzFest 2017 Marathon Thursday on Oct 19, 2017
Beyond South Brooklyn

The BRIC JazzFest 2017 Marathon Thursday on Oct 19, 2017, opens the week long jazz event at BRIC House in Fort Greene.

Beyond Brooklyn

Governors Island

Summer is heating up on Governors Island and this Saturday, July 22, 2017, brings three family oriented events to New York Harbors special getaway location.