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Webster Hall Sells for $35M to AEG Live and Barclays Center Ownership [Updated]

Last modified April 5, 2017 at 12:50 pm

Webster Hall sold out. The Ballinger family, which owned and operated the concert hall (formerly The Ritz) for the last twenty-seven years, sold the business to a partnership consisting of AEG Live and owners of the Barclays Center (aka Brooklyn Sports Entertainment). According to the New York Post, the deal was valued at roughly $35 […]

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Fratellis Kick Off First Stateside Tour in 5 Years with Webster Hall Show [11/1/13]

Last modified November 8, 2013 at 9:30 am

Last Friday, Webster Hall welcomed The Fratellis back to New York, as they kicked off their first stateside tour in five years. The room was shoulder-to-shoulder with a jovial expectation for the sold-out performance. The Glaswegians obliged by bringing down the house with an hour and a half of musical mayhem. It was a rollicking […]

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Google Glass Sighting at Webster Hall Show

Last modified April 19, 2013 at 8:33 am

Sightings of Google Glass in the wild are still rare at this juncture, despite a widely publicized image of co-founder Sergey Brin taking the technology for a joyride in January.

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Fitz and The Tantrums Brings Studio at Webster Hall to Its Knees [4/16/13]

Last modified April 18, 2013 at 11:13 am

Fitz and the Tantrums played an intimate sold-out gig at the Studio at Webster Hall Tuesday night. The crowd was eager to show their affections for the band … and each other.

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Guns N’ Roses Rocked the Ritz 25 Years Ago [VIDEO]

Posted January 31, 2013 at 10:24 am

This Saturday is a significant date for headbangers – it marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of the legendary Guns N’ Roses performance at the Ritz.

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Album Review: The Raveonettes’ “Observator”

Posted September 5, 2012 at 11:23 am

The Raveonettes take a slightly different turn for the torment with their sixth studio release, Observator.

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Sick of it All Reschedules Canceled Webster Hall Show Without Cro-Mags

Posted August 21, 2012 at 10:49 am

Moments after Harley Flanagan went on a stabbing spree during the CBGB Festival at Webster Hall, Cro-Mags lead singer John “Bloodclot” Joseph and hardcore headliner Sick of it All both promised to return for the fans.

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The Killers Kill it at Webster Hall [7/23/12]

Posted July 27, 2012 at 12:31 pm

The Killers returned to New York City on Monday night for a one-off tour stop at Webster Hall to preview some tracks from their hotly-anticipated new album, Battle Born.

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Harley Flanagan and the Lower East Side

Posted July 11, 2012 at 6:40 am

With Cro-Mags on the mainstream agenda for the first time in…well, awhile, let’s take a historical journey into Harley Flanagan and the Lower East Side.

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Clayton’s Corner: Cro-Mags Lookback

Posted July 9, 2012 at 11:22 am

This installment of Clayton’s Corner is inspired by the events of Friday night, in which founding bassist Harley Flanagan brandished a knife and stabbed two people, including current bass player Mike “The Gook” Couls.

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