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BAMcafé Live

 
 

BAMcafé Live features free rock, jazz, R&B, world, pop, and more from new and established artists in the Lepercq Space.

 
 
 
 
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BAMcafé Live features a diverse mix of free live music and performance in BAM's Lepercq Space, a bar and lounge space in the Peter Jay Sharp Building. Started in 1999, BAMcafé Live, currently curated by Darrell M. McNeill, has served as a career launchpad for many new artists, including Stew, Antibalas, Slow Six, Carl Hancock Rux, Morley, Eisa Davis, Travis Sullivan's Bjorkestra, ETHEL, Haale, Daniel Bernard Roumain (DBR), Sekou Sundiata, Earl Greyhound, Licorice, and many others. BAMcafé Live has also been an intimate performance home for established artists like Marshall Crenshaw, Vernon Reid, Grady Tate, Fishbone's Angelo Moore aka Dr. Madd Vibe, Gary Lucas, Don Byron, Marc Ribot, Corey Glover, Joe Bataan, Jeffrey Gaines, and TV On The Radio's Kyp Malone.

BAMcafé Live runs from September through June on select Friday and Saturday nights.


 
Past Seasons
Programs
BAMcafé Live 2012—13
 
BAMcafé Live 2012—13
 

Free live music on select Fri and Sat nights, featuring rock, jazz, R&B, world music, pop, and more from Brooklyn and beyond.

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Programs
BAMcafé Live 2011—12
 
BAMcafé Live 2011—12
 

Free live music on select Fri and Sat nights, featuring rock, jazz, R&B, world music, pop, and more from Brooklyn and beyond.

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Programs
BAMcafé Live 2010—11
 
BAMcafé Live 2010—11
 

Free live music on select Fri and Sat nights, featuring rock, jazz, R&B, world music, pop, and more from Brooklyn and beyond.

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BAMcafé Live 2009—10
 
BAMcafé Live 2009—10
 

Free live music on select Fri and Sat nights, featuring rock, jazz, R&B, world music, pop, and more from Brooklyn and beyond.

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BAMcafé Live 2008—09
 
BAMcafé Live 2008—09
 

Free live music on select Fri and Sat nights, featuring rock, jazz, R&B, world music, pop, and more from Brooklyn and beyond.

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PAST EVENTS
Programs
BAMcafé Live
 

Free live music on select Fri and Sat nights, featuring rock, jazz, R&B, pop, and more.

Sep 20, 2013—Jun 30, 2014