Andy Lee defeated Matt Koborov to claim the WBO world middleweight title in Las Vegas. He will defend his title against Peter Quillin in Saturday’s big televised fight. Photo:  David Becker/Getty Images

Andy Lee’s first defence of his WBO world middleweight title against Peter Quillin in Brooklyn on Saturday night is likely to draw at least four times(...)

German drummer Jochen Rueckert is one of the leaders of the musical immigré community that constitutes a substantial minority in the New York borou(...)

Blue notes: a jazz concert in New York. Photograph: Marcus Yam/New York Times

New York, New York. Frank Sinatra wasn’t the first or the last jazz musician to want to be a part of it. Jazz, that most American of art forms,(...)

Ellis Ludwig-Leone: ‘I kind of converted to classical music when I was in college, but I used to go to sleep to The Doors’ first record when I was a kid’

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Obits: Bed & Bugs

Despite being formed from the ashes of indie outfits most people never heard of (Drive Like Jehu, Edsel), Brooklyn’s Obits are now well established(...)

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GameCraft, the series of one-day events which have been held around Ireland since February 2012, is set to branch out to both Britain and the United S(...)