Listen: Ensemble LPR performs at Central Park
Tonight, our very own ensemble LPR at Central Park performs with acclaimed Brooklyn-based pianist Simone Dinnerstein at the Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park.
Photos from Jessica Pratt w/ Ryley Walker
Jessica Pratt made a triumphant return to LPR last Friday for an sold out show w/ Ryley Walker. Check out some photos taken by Matt Taplinger // Non Format. Continue reading
Tracks of the week: June 15th – 19th AND 22nd – 26th
We’ve got quick a mix for the past two weeks of our favorite songs from artists who are performing live at LPR soon…From funky jams, to nu-soul, and so much more. Continue reading
Listen to Ky-Mani Marley’s new track “Fancy Things”
Ky-Mani Marley, who’s playing LPR on Monday, June 29, has a new album called Maestro on the way this summer, and he recently premiered the track “Fancy Things” over at The FADER.
#LiveAtLPR Instagram round-up for April & May
Better late than never, check out our favorite Instagram shots from April & May! Continue reading
The New York Times on Cathedrals
“Release, then clench. Release, then clench again. Everything about the Bay Area duo Cathedrals follows this simple, striking pattern…..” Continue reading
Watch: DJ Windows 98 at the House of Vans
Not sure what to expect from Win Butler of Arcade Fire’s project, Windows 98? Watch his set from the House of Vans during SXSW, things get quite tribal… Continue reading
Tracks of the week: June 8th – 12th
This week we’ve got some studio tracks & live performances from Jeffrey Zeigeler, Walter Martin, Bruce Brubaker, Oh Honey, and Wolf Alice, take a listen
Watch: Tuxedo’s “R U Ready”
Power-house duo, Tuxedo, comprised of Grammy nominated producers Mayer Hawthorne & Jake One, just released a fresh & funky video for their single, “R U Ready.” Continue reading
Listen: Wolf Alice “You’re A Germ”
Take a listen to Wolf Alice’s “You’re A Germ”, off of their highly anticipated debut album My Love Is Cool, due out in late June. Continue reading
Watch Josh Rouse’s new video for “New Young”
Josh Rouse, who’s playing LPR on Saturday, June 13, recently debuted a new video for “New Young” from his latest album The Embers Of Time. Check it out:
Here’s a description of the video from The Bluegrass Situation, who premiered the video yesterday:
“Visions of the Northern California…
Tracks of the week: May 25th – 29th
Starting this week, we’ll be posting a favorite track from an artist who has an upcoming gig at LPR on Twitter daily between Monday – Friday. At the end of the week we’ll take a moment to re-cap here on the blog. Take a listen… Continue reading
Watch a short film about Lubomyr Melnyk’s remarkable piano music
We’re very excited to welcome Ukrainian pianist and composer Lubomyr Melnyk to LPR’s stage this Saturday, May 23rd!
Starting with his 1978 debut album KMH: Piano Music in the Continuous Mode, Meylnyk has developed a reputation for his unique approach to the piano known as “continuous music.” He described it as…
Q & A with Hugo White (of The Maccabees)
We caught up with Maccabees guitarist, Hugo White, in the midst of their US tour to talk about the new album, touring, and their upcoming gig here at LPR on June 9th. Continue reading
Photos from Esperanza Spalding
Check out these lively photos from Esperanza Spalding’s EMILY’S D+EVOLTION, taken by Wil Gray. Continue reading
SSION’s amazing fliers for his LPR show this Thursday
SSION, the multifaceted creative project of musical, visual and performance artist Cody Critcheloe, plays LPR with Cakes Da Killa this Thursday, May 21, and over the past few weeks SSION has been posting some pretty great fliers for the show on Instagram. Check them out below.
Even if you’re unfamiliar with…
Watch a video preview of Deru’s “1979″ live show
We’re excited for composer/producer/sound designer Deru’s upcoming “1979″ show at LPR on Saturday, July 25. Here’s a sneak peak of what the experience will be like… Continue reading
Photos from …And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead
Check out these awesome photos from …And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead w/ Boyfrndz + Your Favorite Enemies [presented by PopGun]
Photos taken by Dean Keim // Dean Keim on Flickr Continue reading
LPR is seeking marketing interns for the Summer/Fall
Are you looking to gain experience, broaden your horizon exponentially, see awesome music (fo’ free!), meet new people, etc? Well do we have the opportunity for you! (le) poisson rouge is currently seeking marketing interns for the 2015 Summer & Fall semesters. Continue reading
Stream Rana Santacruz’s new album “Por Ahí”
Brooklyn-based Mexican native Rana Santacruz takes the stage at LPR as part of our Cinco de Mayo concert next Tuesday, May 5. He’ll be releasing his new album Por Ahí the same day, but you can stream it right now over at NPR!
NPR’s Felix Contreras calls…
Photos from ArtBattles with Robert Vargas
Check out these photos from last week’s installment of ArtBattles featuring artist Robert Vargas.
Photos courtesy of Nicholas Rhodes / NickyDigital.com Continue reading
Q & A: Adam Schatz talks priorities, projects, & friends!
Long-time friend of the venue, Adam Schatz, will be visiting us on May 3rd with his & Friends ensemble, Zula, and Palm. We sat down with him to get a few things straight… Continue reading
LPR is Hiring: Marketing Director
(Le) Poisson Rouge, an internationally renowned concert and art space, seeks a full-time, highly motivated individual to become a key piece of a tight-knit team. The Marketing Director works in close collaboration with the Tech Department, Operations Staff, Booking Team, and Ownership to oversee marketing of the venue as well as individual show publicity.
Listen to Max Richter and ACME performing music from “Memoryhouse” live at LPR
Last month acclaimed composer and pianist Max Richter teamed up with the American Contemporary Music Ensemble (ACME) to perform music from Memoryhouse, Richter’s 2002 solo debut.
Listen to a recording of that sold-out concert via WQXR’s Q2 Music