The View From Up Here/Driver Friendly/Candy Hearts/Seaway/Stickup Kid, Slake
Alicia & Rachel / Bar / Club / Crushing Vinyl / Indie Rock / Live Music / Midtown / Music Hall

The View From Up Here/Driver Friendly/Candy Hearts/Seaway/Stickup Kid, Slake

It takes approximately 12.7 days for us to decide on our next venue adventure, but tonight’s was easy: Webster Hall. We haven’t seen anything together at this iconic venue and have been waiting for the perfect opportunity to check out a show. So, to Webster Hall we go! We researched and picked a night, actively … Continue reading

Introducing…Shawn Mendes!
Arena / Club / Crushing Vinyl / Guest Post / Live Music / Outdoor / Pop

Introducing…Shawn Mendes!

By Sam Wong The self-identified pop-princess is back, and this time I have a spritely young artist for you Crushers(1), picked freshly from the Vine (literally). Enter Shawn Mendes, a young singer/songwriter hailing from the land of maple syrup and mounties. Thanks to his 6-second-song-covers on Vine, Shawn scored a record deal this year, and … Continue reading

Mentoring Through the Arts of Music, Dizzy’s Club
Club / Crushing Vinyl / Jazz / Midtown

Mentoring Through the Arts of Music, Dizzy’s Club

Jazz at Lincoln Center.  It’s something that we see signs for everyday (our office is less than five blocks away), but neither of us have ever taken advantage of the amazing programs they offer.  Thankfully, that was about to change.  Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola was sponsoring a special event, Mentoring Through the Art of Music … Continue reading

Jess Turner, Matt Cranstoun & Caleb Hawley, Fieldhouse Night
Club / Live Music / SOHO

Jess Turner, Matt Cranstoun & Caleb Hawley, Fieldhouse Night

Usually when we get an invite-only email we’re all NONONO IT’S MINE NO SHARESIES, but this event was something @theworld needs to experience.  We were lucky enough to attend the launch of Fieldhouse Night at Southside in SOHO (thank you Ryan!). This night was the beginning of, hopefully, many live music networking nights to promote … Continue reading

Johnnie Marshall, Bradfordville Blues Club (Florida)
Blues / Club / Live Music / Out Of Town

Johnnie Marshall, Bradfordville Blues Club (Florida)

It was a special night.  It was the 10th anniversary of the Bradfordville Blues Club and the owners were celebrating the occasion with a performance by one of their most popular musicians, Johnnie Marshall. It was also a special night for me.  I was visiting my sister, Nicole, and her family in Tallahassee; and being … Continue reading