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PHOTOS: Mars Motel live at Mercury Lounge

Approaching Mercury Lounge on a recent Thursday night, I see a long line of people waiting patiently to get inside the club. No surprise here, since two exciting New York-based bands were about to perform at the longstanding Lower East Side venue. First up were Mayve, a pop rock trio from[…]

PHOTOS: glamglare presents: Strangers on the Internet, Black Gold Buffalo, The Foxfires, Jenny Judge

Summer joy, carefreeness, summer solstice, and a hot Saturday night filled with fantastic music and great live performances all around! We could not have been happier about this exquisite lineup and everybody in attendance thought so too. Kicking off the night was Jenny Judge, the only artist that evening we[…]

PHOTOS: NUEX live at The Standard, East Village

NUEX (pronounced ‘nu’) have enchanted us already with “Eyes” taken from their debut EP “Affectus” (Apple Music | Spotify) and that was before we saw their effortlessly gorgeous live show. Camille Michelle Gray on vocals and Teddy Aitkins on drums and keyboard played the relatively small event space at the top of[…]

glamglare picks for Northside Festival 2018

Northside Festival celebrates its 10th birthday, which alone is already quite an accomplishment. Congrats! While some things have evolved and changed over time, like for example there is no longer a film part, or free shows at McCarren Park, there is still a rather impressive Innovation conference going on, and of[…]

PHOTOS: Frida Sundemo live at Elsewhere Zone One

Elsewhere Zone One is a rather intimate venue, but if you closed your eyes at Frida Sundemo’s show on May 17, you could easily imagine her standing in front of a 50-piece orchestra at the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games. Her uplifting power pop with titles like “We Are[…]

PHOTOS: Smoke Season Live at Rough Trade NYC

In our era of having the world on our finger tips via smart phones’ intelligence, it is no longer easy to get utterly surprised yet exactly that happened to me and probably some others in attendance. Without having heard a single song of Los Angeles-based duo Smoke Season, I found myself[…]