Mariachi Nuevo Mexico


Mariachi Nuevo Mexico was formed in May 2000 by five of the most skilled mariachi musicians in the New York region. Now under the direction of our first trumpet player, Rene Perez Diaz, Mariachi Nuevo Mexico features a vihuela, Mexican bass (Guitarrón), violin, and two trumpets.  Also, Mariachi Nuevo Mexico is one of the few… View Article

The Polka Brothers


The Polka Brothers are a four man band of young polka lovers, out to spread the joy of polka, one wild party at a time. They’re a well-oiled polka machine, boasting a fearless repertoire that includes classic polka favorites, pop and rock gone polka, and unforgettable originals. They love hooking the audience in with lively… View Article

The Yaz Band


A native of Osaka Japan, Yasuyuki “YAZ” Takagi lives in Brooklyn New York since 1992. He formed his own band called “YAZ BAND” in 2002 and has been playing in New York Metro area. Yaz Band is a four piece group which plays classic R&B songs written by artists such as Stevie Wonder, Earth Wind… View Article

Alicia Svigals’ Klezmer Fiddle Express


Alicia Svigals, a founder of the Grammy-winning Klezmatics, is a composer, vocalist and the world’s foremost klezmer violinist. She was an NEA MacDowell Fellow in 2014, an honor for first-time fellows of “extraordinary talent.” She was also a 2014 fellow at LABA: A Laboratory for Jewish Culture in NYC, and received the Foundation for Jewish… View Article

Ikebe Shakedown


Over the past eight years, Ikebe Shakedown has cemented a reputation as one of New York City’s boldest, most creative instrumental bands. Combining cinematic soul, Afro–funk, deep disco, and an irrepressible groove, Ikebe Shakedown has forged a style all its own. Each song is anchored in the deep-pocketed pulse of its four-man rhythm section (Barnaby… View Article