New York City is blessed with scores of places to hear great music. Here are some of the famous ones--as well as lesser-known gems. To see this list on one page, click on "Printer-friendly format" to the right.
Famed rock club on the Lower East Side.
-Thursday, October 27, 8:00 pm: Ambulance Ltd, $16
-Saturday, October 29, 8:00 pm: The Mountain Goats, $14
6 Delancey St between Bowery and Chrystie Street; 212-533-2111;
Rock and rap club in the East Village
-Thursday, October 27, 8:00 pm: Bloodhound Gang
-Friday, October 28, 8:00 pm: Black Dice
-Saturday, October 29, 8:00 pm: Leo Kottke; Mike Gordon
17 Irving Place, on the corner of 15th Street; 212-777-6800; www.irvingplaza.com
Converted piano showroom now features garage-rock, on the Lower East Side
-Friday, Saturday, Sunday--3rd anniversary weekend, with special guests
158 Ludlow at Stanton; 212-505-3733; pianosnyc.com
Ballroom dancing has given way to today's big rock (and some jazz) performers, in midtown