NY Music Month

New York Music Month


Every June is New York Music Month, the official New York City celebration of the most diverse music scene in the world. In partnership with NY is Music, the Mayor's Office of Media & Entertainment is proud to present 30 days of events across all five boroughs, including free concerts, workshops, walking tours and resources for musicians, industry professionals, students and music fans.

Organized to coincide with other major NYC music events in June, the month's calendar boasts both public and industry facing events, including Governor's Ball, the annual Songwriter's Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, the National Music Publishers Association Annual Meeting, A2IM Indie Week, the Northside Festival, Live Nation's Ford Amphitheater series at Coney Island, SummerStage and BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival opening weekends, and many more!

Check it all out on nymusicmonth.nyc.

Highlights include:

Comprehensive calendar

  • Complete listings of free and ticketed concerts and events. Anyone can upload information!

Free Workshops

  • How to make money with your music and much more!

NY Music Month 2018 Free Daylong Conference

  • Innovation at the Intersection of Music and Nightlife, June 8, 10:30 a.m. -5 p.m. An all-day conference presented in partnership with NYU Steinhardt Music Business Program and NY is Music. Register for the conference here.

Free Walking Tours

  • Trace Latin music, hip hop and doo wop roots in the South Bronx or find classical music, punk rock and folk landmarks in the West Village. There's something for every musical taste.

Free Rehearsal Space

  • MOME is offering 2,000+ free hours of rehearsal space for local musicians