A Note to our Audiences
While our spaces remain closed due to Covid-19, the spirit of BAM is very much alive. Be sure to peruse our current offerings and keep an eye on this page as we’ll be continuously rolling out new programs and events—all designed for the virtual space—as a way to stay responsive to what’s going on, both at BAM and in the world at large.
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BAMcafé Live 2020

Jan 17—Feb 22, 2020

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


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 has served as a career launchpad for many new artists and an intimate performance home for established artists.

Leadership support for BAM Community programs provided by The Thompson Family Foundation


Leadership support for BAM Access Programs
provided by the Jerome L. Greene Foundation

Jerome L. Greene Foundation

Major Sponsor of BAM Community Programs:


Blak Emoji
Blak Emoji w/ Starchild & The New Romantic

Two New York groups present an evening blending hypnotic electronica and funkadelic soul.

Fri, Jan 17, 2020
The 1865
The 1865 w/ Major Taylor

The blues-punk supergroup shares political anthems alongside hard rock band Major Taylor.

Sat, Jan 18, 2020
Happy Birthday, Toni! A Celebration of Black Women
Her Life’s a Dance: A Toni Morrison Tribute Dance Party

Join us for a very special edition of BAMcafé Live with a dance party hosted by DJ Reborn.

Fri, Feb 21, 2020
Jaime Woods
Jaime Woods

Grammy-nominated vocalist Jaime Woods shares an evening of vibrant music anchored in soul.

Sat, Feb 22, 2020