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Jun 1 Thu

René McLean Quintet Sounds like: Smooth jazz on a summer night

Socrates Sculpture Park

René McLean Quintet Socrates Sculpture Park Sounds like: Smooth jazz on a summer night

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Jun 2 Fri

Thomas Rhett Sounds like: Country

Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza

Thomas Rhett Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza Sounds like: Country

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Jun 2 Fri

Fifth Harmony Sounds like: Working from home

Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park

Fifth Harmony Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park Sounds like: Working from home

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Jun 7 Wed

Lake Street Dive Sounds like: Quartet playing rock, R&B, and more contemporary music

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Lake Street Dive Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: Quartet playing rock, R&B, and more contemporary music

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Jun 9 Fri

Halsey Sounds like: Guilty pleasure pop

Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza

Halsey Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza Sounds like: Guilty pleasure pop

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Jun 9 Fri

The Chainsmokers Sounds like: You know this.

Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park

The Chainsmokers Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park Sounds like: You know this.

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Jun 10 Sat

Alice Smith / Bilal / Kris Bowers Sounds like: R&B-meets-jazz

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Alice Smith / Bilal / Kris Bowers Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: R&B-meets-jazz

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Jun 12 Mon

Metropolitan Opera Summer Recital Series Sounds like: Opera

SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield

Metropolitan Opera Summer Recital Series SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield Sounds like: Opera

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Jun 14 Wed

Yiddish Soul featuring The Klezmatics / Zusha / The Maccabeats Sounds like: Klezmer and Jewish music

SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield

Yiddish Soul featuring The Klezmatics / Zusha / The Maccabeats SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield Sounds like: Klezmer and Jewish music

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Jun 14 Wed

Metropolitan Opera Summer Recital Series Sounds like: Opera

SummerStage at Crotona Park

Metropolitan Opera Summer Recital Series SummerStage at Crotona Park Sounds like: Opera

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Jun 16 Fri

Shania Twain Sounds like: Man, I feel like a woman.

Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza

Shania Twain Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza Sounds like: Man, I feel like a woman.

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Jun 16 Fri

The Lumineers Sounds like: Folk rock

Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park

The Lumineers Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park Sounds like: Folk rock

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Jun 21 Wed

Fête de la Musique: Wax Tailor / Her / Ayo / Ala.Ni Sounds like: French pop

SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park

Fête de la Musique: Wax Tailor / Her / Ayo / Ala.Ni SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park Sounds like: French pop

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Jun 21 Wed

Digable Planets / Natasha Diggs Sounds like: Poetic hip-hop

Coffey Park

Digable Planets / Natasha Diggs Coffey Park Sounds like: Poetic hip-hop

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Jun 22 Thu

Yeasayer / Poliça / Cymbals Eat Guitars Sounds like: Experimental rock

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Yeasayer / Poliça / Cymbals Eat Guitars Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: Experimental rock

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Jun 22 Thu

Margaret Glaspy / Alexander F Sounds like: Indie pop folk singer-songwriter

Coffey Park

Margaret Glaspy / Alexander F Coffey Park Sounds like: Indie pop folk singer-songwriter

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Jun 23 Fri

Pharoah Sanders / Brooklyn Raga Massive: Coltrane Tribute Sounds like: Free jazz

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Pharoah Sanders / Brooklyn Raga Massive: Coltrane Tribute Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: Free jazz

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Jun 23 Fri

Little Big Town Sounds like: A small-town country group who made it big

Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park

Little Big Town Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park Sounds like: A small-town country group who made it big

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Jun 23 Fri

Just Blaze Sounds like: Hip-hop by Jay Z’s producer

Coffey Park

Just Blaze Coffey Park Sounds like: Hip-hop by Jay Z’s producer

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Jun 29 Thu

Lila Downs / Orkesta Mendoza Sounds like: Mexican folk

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Lila Downs / Orkesta Mendoza Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: Mexican folk

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Jun 30 Fri

Charlie Puth Sounds like: “We Don’t Talk Anymore”

Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza

Charlie Puth Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza Sounds like: “We Don’t Talk Anymore”

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Jun 30 Fri

Bebe Rexha Sounds like: A pop singer-songwriter

Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park

Bebe Rexha Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park Sounds like: A pop singer-songwriter

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Jun 30 Fri

Garth Fagan Dance Sounds like: Modern dance, ballet, and Afro-Caribbean dance

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Garth Fagan Dance Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: Modern dance, ballet, and Afro-Caribbean dance

Lady Antebellum | Sterling Munksgard/Shutterstock

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Jul 6 Thu

Ed Sheeran Sounds like: “Shape of You” over and over again

Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza

Ed Sheeran Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza Sounds like: “Shape of You” over and over again

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Jul 6 Thu

Pirates of Penzance Sounds like: Opera-style Broadway musical

George Seuffert Bandshell

Pirates of Penzance George Seuffert Bandshell Sounds like: Opera-style Broadway musical

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Jul 6 Thu

Pilobolus Sounds like: Modern circus-like dance

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Pilobolus Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: Modern circus-like dance

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Jul 6 Thu

Firey String Sistas Sounds like: Jazz

Socrates Sculpture Park

Firey String Sistas Socrates Sculpture Park Sounds like: Jazz

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Jul 7 Fri

Big Sean Sounds like: Rap by a Kanye protige

Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park

Big Sean Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park Sounds like: Rap by a Kanye protige

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Jul 7 Fri

Flo Rida Sounds like: Rap with a catchy hook

Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza

Flo Rida Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza Sounds like: Rap with a catchy hook

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Jul 7 Fri

Musiq Soulchild / People's Champs Sounds like: Soul

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Musiq Soulchild / People's Champs Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: Soul

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Jul 8 Sat

Chronixx / Chop and Quench / Laolu NYC Sounds like: Rastafarian tropical music

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Chronixx / Chop and Quench / Laolu NYC Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: Rastafarian tropical music

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Jul 10 Mon

UCB All Stars feat. Sasheer Zamata Sounds like: Comedy

SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park

UCB All Stars feat. Sasheer Zamata SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park Sounds like: Comedy

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Jul 13 Thu

Robert Randolph & the Family Band / Eric Krasno Sounds like: Funk and soul

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Robert Randolph & the Family Band / Eric Krasno Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: Funk and soul

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Jul 13 Thu

Nikki Torres & Rhythm Machine Band Sounds like: A tribute to Gloria Estefan

George Seuffert Bandshell

Nikki Torres & Rhythm Machine Band George Seuffert Bandshell Sounds like: A tribute to Gloria Estefan

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Jul 14 Fri

Quantic (Live) / Tei Shi / Alex Anwandter Sounds like: British dance music and indie

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Quantic (Live) / Tei Shi / Alex Anwandter Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: British dance music and indie

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Jul 14 Fri

Lady Antebellum Sounds like: Country pop

Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park

Lady Antebellum Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park Sounds like: Country pop

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Jul 15 Sat

Ben L'Oncle Soul / Sweet Crude Sounds like: French singer-songwriter

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Ben L'Oncle Soul / Sweet Crude Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: French singer-songwriter

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Jul 17 Mon

Yo La Tengo Sounds like: Indie pop

SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park

Yo La Tengo SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park Sounds like: Indie pop

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Jul 18 Tue

Chris Stapleton Sounds like: A singer-songwriter singing through his heavy beard

Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza

Chris Stapleton Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza Sounds like: A singer-songwriter singing through his heavy beard

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Jul 20 Thu

Lisette Melendez Sounds like: Latin dance-pop

SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park

Lisette Melendez SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park Sounds like: Latin dance-pop

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Jul 21 Fri

DNCE Sounds like: Joe Jonas does dance-rock

Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza

DNCE Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza Sounds like: Joe Jonas does dance-rock

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Jul 21 Fri

Amadou & Mariam / Innov Gnawa / Ahmed Gallab DJ Set Sounds like: Afro-blues

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Amadou & Mariam / Innov Gnawa / Ahmed Gallab DJ Set Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: Afro-blues

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Jul 21 Fri

Zedd featuring Alessia Cara Sounds like: Teen pop

Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park

Zedd featuring Alessia Cara Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park Sounds like: Teen pop

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Jul 22 Sat

Mashrou' Leila / Dawn of Midi / DJ Khatir Sounds like: Indie rock

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Mashrou' Leila / Dawn of Midi / DJ Khatir Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: Indie rock

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Jul 26 Wed

BalletX / YY Dance Company Sounds like: Ballet performed to Amy Winehouse’s music

SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park

BalletX / YY Dance Company SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park Sounds like: Ballet performed to Amy Winehouse’s music

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Jul 27 Thu

MACISTE ALL'INFERNO with live score by Sexmob / Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Choir Sounds like: The jazz score to a silent film

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

MACISTE ALL'INFERNO with live score by Sexmob / Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Choir Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: The jazz score to a silent film

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Jul 28 Fri

Fitz and the Tantrums Sounds like: Indie pop

Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza

Fitz and the Tantrums Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza Sounds like: Indie pop

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Jul 28 Fri

Imagine Dragons Sounds like: Pop suitable for your dentist’s waiting room

Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park

Imagine Dragons Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park Sounds like: Pop suitable for your dentist’s waiting room

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Jul 28 Fri

Jaime Woods Sounds like: Funk singer-songwriter

Hearst Plaza

Jaime Woods Hearst Plaza Sounds like: Funk singer-songwriter

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Jul 28 Fri

Andrew Bird / Esperanza Spalding Sounds like: Singer-songwriters with flare

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Andrew Bird / Esperanza Spalding Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: Singer-songwriters with flare

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Jul 29 Sat

Admiral T / Tabou Combo / DJ Spike T.I. Sounds like: French dancehall music

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Admiral T / Tabou Combo / DJ Spike T.I. Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: French dancehall music

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Jul 29 Sat

Rumer with special guest Dionne Warwick Sounds like: Female vocalists on your mom’s CD player

Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell

Rumer with special guest Dionne Warwick Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell Sounds like: Female vocalists on your mom’s CD player

Paramore | yakub88/shutterstock

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Aug 2 Wed

Angelique Kidjo's Remain in Light Sounds like: Afro-rock

Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell

Angelique Kidjo's Remain in Light Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell Sounds like: Afro-rock

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Aug 3 Thu

Béla Fleck & the Flecktones / Nellie McKay Sounds like: New grass

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Béla Fleck & the Flecktones / Nellie McKay Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: New grass

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Aug 3 Thu

Scarab: Journey Tribute Sounds like: Journey, the band

George Seuffert Bandshell

Scarab: Journey Tribute George Seuffert Bandshell Sounds like: Journey, the band

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Aug 3 Thu

A Bronx Tale Sounds like: The hit Broadway musical

Crotona Park

A Bronx Tale Crotona Park Sounds like: The hit Broadway musical

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Aug 3 Thu

Joey Morant Tribute to Louis Armstrong Sounds like: Classic jazz

Socrates Sculpture Park

Joey Morant Tribute to Louis Armstrong Socrates Sculpture Park Sounds like: Classic jazz

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Aug 4 Fri

Linkin Park Sounds like: Your middle school goth-punk phase

Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park

Linkin Park Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park Sounds like: Your middle school goth-punk phase

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Aug 4 Fri

Brad Paisley Sounds like: Crooning country singer-songwriter

Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza

Brad Paisley Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza Sounds like: Crooning country singer-songwriter

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Aug 4 Fri

Miguel Atwood-Ferguson’s Suite for Ma Dukes Sounds like: Hip-hop orchestra

Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell

Miguel Atwood-Ferguson’s Suite for Ma Dukes Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell Sounds like: Hip-hop orchestra

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Aug 5 Sat

Nels Cline: LOVERS / Sam Amidon Sounds like: American big-band standards

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Nels Cline: LOVERS / Sam Amidon Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: American big-band standards

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Aug 5 Sat

Nick Lowe’s Quality Rock ‘n’ Roll Revue starring Los Straitjackets Sounds like: ‘70s British surf rock

Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell

Nick Lowe’s Quality Rock ‘n’ Roll Revue starring Los Straitjackets Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell Sounds like: ‘70s British surf rock

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Aug 9 Wed

Spanish Harlem Orchestra and Edmar Castañeda Sounds like: South American jazz

Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell

Spanish Harlem Orchestra and Edmar Castañeda Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell Sounds like: South American jazz

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Aug 10 Thu

Selma with live score by Jason Moran and the Wordless Music Orchestra / Brooklyn United Marching Band Sounds like: The movie soundtrack to Selma

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Selma with live score by Jason Moran and the Wordless Music Orchestra / Brooklyn United Marching Band Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: The movie soundtrack to Selma

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Aug 11 Fri

Whitney / Moses Sumney / Weyes Blood Sounds like: Indie pop

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Whitney / Moses Sumney / Weyes Blood Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: Indie pop

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Aug 11 Fri

Bleachers Sounds like: The best garage band at your high school

Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park

Bleachers Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park Sounds like: The best garage band at your high school

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Aug 11 Fri

Kendra Foster Sounds like: Nostalgic funk

Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell

Kendra Foster Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell Sounds like: Nostalgic funk

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Aug 11 Fri

Natalia Lafourcade and Vagabon Sounds like: Indie rock

Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell

Natalia Lafourcade and Vagabon Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell Sounds like: Indie rock

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Aug 12 Sat

Youssou N'Dour / Yacouba Sissoko Sounds like: Senegalese singer-songwriter

Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell

Youssou N'Dour / Yacouba Sissoko Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell Sounds like: Senegalese singer-songwriter

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Aug 12-13

AMERICANAFEST NYC Sounds like: Freedom + democracy

Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell

AMERICANAFEST NYC Lincoln Center Out of Doors at Damrosch Park Bandshell Sounds like: Freedom + democracy

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Aug 18 Fri

Hailee Steinfeld Sounds like: That song that was stuck in your head after watching Pitch Perfect 2

Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza

Hailee Steinfeld Today Show Citi Concert Series at Rockefeller Plaza Sounds like: That song that was stuck in your head after watching Pitch Perfect 2

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Aug 18 Fri

Eric Church Sounds like: Country

Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park

Eric Church Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park Sounds like: Country

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Aug 25 Fri

Paramore Sounds like: Early 2000s rock-pop

Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park

Paramore Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park Sounds like: Early 2000s rock-pop

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Sep 1 Fri

Jason Derulo Sounds like: Jason Derulo saying his own name

Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park

Jason Derulo Good Morning America at Summerstage in Central Park Sounds like: Jason Derulo saying his own name