- Follow the Links below to find artists sites and other sites filled with love and information about and for artists who perform in public spaces.
BUSKERS, STREET PERFORMERS AND SUBWAY MUSICIANS
Performers-if that's you, send me your links and I'll be happy to post here-see you in the subway!
Alex Lodico Ensemble one man, a trombone and guts to recruit talented kids to join his crazy powerful antics underground
Alice Tan Ridley ‘goddess of Soul’ America's Got Talent star
Andes Fusion Juan Castillo incredible musicianship, lovely energy and sound
Aqua Clara beautiful sounds from Latin America
Arlethia Gospel, link is to a youtube clip
Billy Rogan groovy acoustic guitar stylings
Cooper Moore multi instrumentalist, troubador, charm on a subway platform
Dagmar = Meghan McGeary and Jim Bauer music FOR PEOPLE IN MOTION, broadly speaking, in places with no dull moments, more or less, on a transmogrifying journey ..
Delta Dave Johnson The real deal Delta Blues right in NYC!
Don Witter Jr classical guitarist with heart and a passion to play
Dorian Spencer guitarist, songwrtier and winner Subway Idol
Ebony Hillbillies can I just say Hee-Haw Swing, Swing, Swing
eBone Underground Jason Johnson's electronic hip hop r&b, neo-soul funk jazz looping New York
Elizabeth Rogers sweet delicate singer songwriter guitarist
Floyd Lee blues don't come grittier
Geo = Geovanni Suquillo Equadorian guitarist world music wtih guest musicians
Gillien and Turk folk rock with a great sound underground
Jacob Cohen Subway Cello
Jason Green amazing blues slide guitar, the real deal
Harold Allen amazing voice and songs Country at it's best
Heidi Kole Fierce Singer songwriter, check out Heidi's compelling book Subway Diaries
Heth and Jed looping cool dudes who know how to rock, authors of Busking book
House Of Waters melodic, holy cow wonderful crowd stopping group
Karikatura they move people with honest songs, strong rhythms and creative horns
Lindsay Dragan cool, groovy stylings, honest and deep
Lorenzo Laroc an eye turner crowd pleaser with electric violin made of lucite
Luellen Abdoo MUNY Violinist
Manze Dayila empress of Haitian roots music
Martina Bruno singer, deep heart and positive keeper of faith
Mecca Bodega rhythm, Rhythm, Rhythm
Mike Alaska drummer, stick tricks, grooves and bucket kits
Najib Bahri Tunisian darbooka drums Incredible
Nicola Edgy Rock/Pop singer songwriter, who brings it on
Opera Collective all those trained voices, underground... wow
The Poor Cousins fiddle, guitar, heartbreak and broken chair music from a husband/wife duo
The Park Project real deal folk, do wop, pop from the heart
Salieu Suso Kora player from Gambia, magical and enthralling musician
Saw Lady you never heard such a saw!!! Natalia is also with MUNY and has a great blog too
Sister Monk happening sounds, energy rules
Thalys Petterson Brazilian guitarist, smooth style
Tin Pan trumpeter Jesse Selengut and friends, wow, show up and dance will you!!! and he blogs too.
Theo Eastwind one of those unique to this world performers, his website is full of great info for the street performer.
Welf Dorr Group and Underground Horns so much energy, so much brassy fun
Wendy Sayvetz a pure voice, helping to keep folk music alive
Xylopholks Chicken playing Bass? Green monster on xylophone? joy to the underground
Yaz Band Yasuyuki (Yaz) Takagi's group is jazzy, fusion and his energy is contageous!
COMMUNITY PLACES TO CONNECT ABOUT PUBLIC PERFORMANCE
sites that celebrate, support and promote street art
- BuskNY advocates for visual art and music in the NYC subway.
- Street I Am Street Entertainment News – Street Art, Buskers, Street Performance, gatherings, festivals, parades
- Music Under New York offical site showcases each artist in the program Here's the link to the MTA Music Under New York site. Full list of participating artists
- The Busking Project Nick Broad and Chris Smith discover street performers in nYc and around the globe
- Playing For Pocket Change mini-video series of street performers by Mark Cersosimo and Michael A. Capasso
- Make Music New York - an bi-annual music festival held in the five boroughs in public and private spaces.