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December 09

BCF Select Shows – Week of 12.9.19

A selection of shows from the infinite sea of events in NYC this week: Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019 @ 7pm – Anna Tivel & Niall Connolly @ Rockwood Music Hall – Stage 2. The phenomenal Singer/Songwriter Anna Tivel will be taking the stage on the Lower East Side and joined by the newest U.S. Citizen, […]

December 02

BCF Select Shows – Week of 12.2.19

A selection of shows from the infinite sea of events in NYC this week: Monday, Dec. 2, 2019 @ 6pm – Fiddles & Bells @ Cowgirl Seahorse. This Christmas Spectacular event takes place by the seaport under the Brooklyn Bridge and will feature Nicholas Horner, Phil Gammage, Bobby Blue, Little Embers, Christian Apuzzo, Snowy Mountain […]

November 25

BCF Select Shows – Week of 11.25.19

A selection of shows from the infinite sea of events in NYC this week: Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019 @ 9pm – Bonehart Flannigan @ Skinny Dennis. Americana songwriter, Dell, sings songs in Williamsburg. (Event) — Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019 @ 10pm – Fawn Segerson @ The Bitter End. Segerson shares a special Thanksgiving bill at […]

November 19

The Localist: The Independent Album Release Calendar

Consequence of Sound has a useful Album Release calendar that they put together, which gives people a heads up as to what releases are coming up and when.  Their release calendar can be found HERE.  If you’re a music journalist, it’s useful, because it allows you to plan ahead in terms of knowing what releases […]

November 18

BCF Select Shows – Week of 11.18.19

A selection of shows from the infinite sea of events in NYC this week: Monday, Nov. 18, 2019 @ 7pm – Mari Solberg @ Rockwood Music Hall – Stage 1. The Norwegian Singer/Songwriter is in town and will be sharing her songs on the Lower East Side. Also on the bill are Alethea Buchal and Joy […]

November 11

BCF Select Shows – Week of 11.11.19

A selection of shows from the infinite sea of events in NYC this week: Monday, Nov. 11, 2019 @ 10:15pm – Frank Bell @ Rockwood Music Hall – Stage 2. Singer/Songwriter Bell shares an intimate evening of stories and songs with special guests on the Lower East Side. (Tickets) — Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 @ […]

November 04

BCF Select Shows – Week of 11.4.19

A selection of shows from the infinite sea of events in NYC this week: Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019 @ 6pm – Pete Mancini @ Rockwood Music Hall – Stage 1. Americana Songwriter Mancini has an album’s worth of new tunes to perform at Rockwood. Also on the bill are Mark Oblinger, Emily Rose, Gabby Ess, […]

October 28

BCF Select Shows – Week of 10.28.19

A selection of shows from the infinite sea of events in NYC this week: Monday, Oct. 28, 2019 @ 8pm – Big City Folk Song Club @ Stella & Fly. Song Club is on a MONDAY this week at Stella & Fly on the Upper East Side. This week’s feature is the excellent Singer/Songwriter Chris […]

October 27

The Localist: What it Means to be a Singer-Songwriter

I was talking with a friend about songwriting credits the other day, probably an outgrowth of the Lizzo trademark controversy, and have been thinking about the term “singer-songwriter” – a phrase that I use for myself, and one which many people in the Big City Folk community use for themselves as well.  It’s funny because […]

October 22

BCF Select Shows – Week of 10.21.19

A selection of shows from the infinite sea of events in NYC this week: Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019 @ 8pm – Ransom Pier @ Berlin Under A. Ransom Pier release their new single in Alphabet City. Also on the bill are Tanbark and Swimming Bell. (Event) — Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019 @ 8pm – Big […]