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Music Press Releases

August 5, 2014

Mad. Sq. Music: The Studio Series 2014

MADISON SQUARE PARK HOSTS FREE FOLK, BLUES, AND AMERICANA IN THE PARK 2014 MAD. SQ. MUSIC: THE STUDIO SERIES LINEUP ANNOUNCED SATURDAYS, SEPTEMBER 13-OCTOBER 4, 3-5PM New York, NY | August 5, 2014—Madison Square Park Conservancy announces the 2014 Mad. Sq. Music: The Studio Series, which promotes American music through free, live performances on Saturday… Read more


August 4, 2014

Dom Flemons • The Brain Cloud

Dom Flemons Dom Flemons, called the “American Songster,” is not only a seasoned folk singer but a multi-instrumentalist (banjo, guitar, harmonica, fife, bones, bass drum, snare drum and quills) who has played live for over one million people within the past three years alone. He has performed at a variety of festivals spanning countless musical… Read more


Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge • Front Country

Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge Julian Lage is an American jazz musician, guitarist, composer and arranger who was the subject of an Academy Award nominated documentary, “Jules at Eight,” and was nominated for a Best Contemporary Jazz album Grammy in 2010. Chris Eldridge is a guitarist that has been at the frontline of the acoustic… Read more


Aoife O’Donovan • Cahalen Morrison and Eli West

Aoife O’Donovan Aoife O’Donovan is a versatile singer who has lent her voice to a range of genres from progressive neo-bluegrass to folk rock. Her work with the band Crooked Still “brings to traditional bluegrass a diversity of talent that is simply spectacular… Familiar tunes are suddenly brand-new, engaging, infused with intensity… ” (Bluegrass Unlimited)…. Read more


Suzy Bogguss • Miss Tess

Suzy Bogguss Suzy Bogguss, hailed one of country music’s most pristine and evocative vocalists, began her longstanding career in 1989 with a string of Top 10 singles with country radio staples such as “Outbound Plane,” “Drive South,” “Hey Cinderella,” “Letting Go” and “Aces.” Her career boasts not only more than a dozen albums (three of… Read more

Blog Music

July 31, 2014

A Night of Cultural Music

Last night’s Mad. Sq. Music’s concert was filled with Brazilian and Ethiopian sounds, taking our audience on a journey from New York, to Brazil to Ethiopia, and back again. Forro In The Dark kicked the night off with a high energy set of Brazilian forro. The 5 member band plays instruments such as the zabumba… Read more

Blog Kids

July 29, 2014

Vamos with Moona Luna!

This morning’s Mad. Sq. Kids concert started with a beautiful sunny day, filled with bilingual kids’ music from Moona Luna. The band was excited and ready to entertain a group of almost 1300 kids! The band sang their original songs such as, “Mama, No Me Quiero Dormir” and “Brinca, Jump”. Most of Moona Luna’s music is… Read more

Blog Kids

July 24, 2014

The Dirty Sock Funtime Band!

“Some of the most innovative and imaginative children’s music ever” MTV Radio Network Mad. Sq. Kids was happy to have The Dirty Sock Funtime Band back for another season, entertaining children of all agres with their infectious music The Dirty Sock Funtime Band work with children of all ages and even have a summer music… Read more

Blog Kids

July 22, 2014

Alex and The Kaleidoscope Band recap!

This morning Mad. Sq. Kids had Alex and The Kaleidoscope Band perform on the Oval Lawn. The sun was out and so were all our Mad. Sq. Kids who came to see the band. Alex and The Kaleidoscope Band sang about dancing, family, and just having a fun. They performed music primarily from their two latest… Read more

Blog Kids

July 17, 2014

Kids Yoga/Music Sensation!

Bari Koral Family Rock Band performed this morning on the Oval Lawn in front of a thousand energetic little kids. The concert was filled with Bari Koral’s catchy pop friendly music. What makes Bari’s performance so special is her interactive spin integrating movement and children’s yoga. Bari brought special guest Shari from Karma Kids Yoga to… Read more