DROM Located in the trendy and bohemian East Village, DROM is lower Manhattan’s best kept secret. We co

From jazz and rock to electronic, soul and funk to hip-hop and international, DROM prides itself on presenting fresh new sounds and introducing new talent to the always invigorating NY live music nightlife. We accommodate up to 350 people in our main room and have a wide and eclectic selection of music programming throughout the week. We also feature a bar, kitchen and lounge area in addition to t

he main space, making it easy to scale the room depending on your occasion. From seated shows to late night DJ events, there is a little something for everyone at DROM. Live concerts are DROM's forte, but there are also a myriad of other happenings including burlesque shows, film screenings, dance shows, stand-up comedy, musical theater, readings, networking parties, kids events and trivia games. We also host private parties, product launches and even weddings. We're also home to artist showcases for popular music conferences in New York like APAP, CMJ and LAMC.

On February 15, the vibrant ambiance of DROM will be illuminated by the musical genius of Petros Klampanis as he unveils...
01/09/2024

On February 15, the vibrant ambiance of DROM will be illuminated by the musical genius of Petros Klampanis as he unveils his new album, ‘Tora Collective.’ This highly anticipated event promises to be a confluence of innovation and tradition, showcasing Klampanis’s remarkable ability to blend diverse musical elements. The album, a testament to his ever-evolving artistry, is expected to feature a fusion of jazz, classical, and Mediterranean influences, offering a unique auditory journey to his audience. Fans and newcomers eagerly await this immersive experience, where Klampanis’s bass virtuosity will take center stage, complemented by his ensemble of accomplished musicians.

The evening at DROM, will not only introduce ‘Tora Collective’ but also celebrate the art of storytelling through music. Klampanis, a storyteller at heart, aims to convey narratives that transcend linguistic barriers, connecting deeply with the listener’s soul. This performance is poised to be a highlight in New York’s vibrant music scene, inviting attendees to embark on a melodic odyssey filled with emotional depth and technical brilliance. The event is set to redefine musical boundaries and reinforce Klampanis’s status as a visionary in contemporary music.

Voice: Eirini Tornesaki aka Erini
Piano: Kristjan Randalu
Oud: TBA
Bass: Petros Klampanis
Special Guest: Christos Rafalides – vibraphone

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CAN'T WAIT to share the stage with our pal 💥 we'll see you two weeks from today at - tix available in bio and stories 🙏🖤

Bilge Gunaydın, a jazz pianist, composer, and arranger renowned for her album ‘Daydreams,’ teams up with Ara Dinkjian, a...
01/05/2024

Bilge Gunaydın, a jazz pianist, composer, and arranger renowned for her album ‘Daydreams,’ teams up with Ara Dinkjian, an esteemed oud player known for his unique compositions blending Eastern and Western influences. Together with Marty Kenney on double bass and Engin Günaydın on drums, they will perform an exceptional repertoire of Turkish & Armenian Folk Song Arrangements and Originals. Catch this extraordinary collaboration at DROM NYC on Wednesday, January 17, 2024. Tickets are available: dromnyc.com

01/03/2024
APAP is an annual rite that, every January, brings musicians and music industry professionals to New York City. It is th...
01/02/2024

APAP is an annual rite that, every January, brings musicians and music industry professionals to New York City. It is the largest event of its type in the world and brings people from every corner of our planet to the New York winter.

Secret Planet offers a haven for pure musical joy. With artists from all over, our festival vibe transcends genres and boundaries. It's not just a show; it's a community celebrating diverse, bold sounds.

Celebrate the beats that bring us together and the artists bold enough to blaze their own trails. Tickets are available at https://dromnyc.com.
Can't wait to see you there!

For 15 years Drom NY has provided a space in the heart of East Village to celebrate cultural diversity in music.

We wish everyone a melodious Happy New Year! May your days be harmonious, filled with laughter, and resonant with joy. 🎶...
12/31/2023

We wish everyone a melodious Happy New Year! May your days be harmonious, filled with laughter, and resonant with joy. 🎶🌟🍾

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DJTM8 is bringing the Back to the 80s vibes, so get ready to dance and groove to iconic beats all evening. “FREESTYLE!” ...
12/28/2023

DJTM8 is bringing the Back to the 80s vibes, so get ready to dance and groove to iconic beats all evening.
“FREESTYLE!” Back to the 80s Dance Party awaits, reliving iconic beats and memories.
Get your tickets: https://dromnyc.com/event/80s-dance-party-2/

Jazz enthusiasts, mark your calendars for January 5, 2024, as Mike Stern graces the stage at DROM. This evening showcase...
12/24/2023

Jazz enthusiasts, mark your calendars for January 5, 2024, as Mike Stern graces the stage at DROM. This evening showcases Stern's exceptional guitar skills, featuring pieces from his innovative album "Eleven," a collaboration with Jeff Lorber. Stern's performance promises an exploration of jazz through soulful melodies and intricate guitar riffs. The night will be a testament to Stern's musical prowess, offering a unique experience for fans of jazz guitar. Tickets: https://dromnyc.com/event/mike-stern-5/

12/23/2023

The Good Night Showcase - Part Deux presents an enriching lineup of artists, each bringing their unique cultural and musical heritage to the stage:

Set Times:

7pm – Polky: Toronto-based ensemble led by multi-talented female musicians, Polky enthralls with haunting vocal harmonies and a blend of Polish traditional music with global sounds.

7:45pm – Waahli: A Montreal-based artist of Haitian descent, Waahli integrates Afrofuturism into his sound, mixing rap, Afrobeat, and Haitian culture.

8:30pm – Natu Camara: Natu Camara's music is a dynamic blend of Miriam Makeba, Nina Simone, Tracy Chapman, and Tina Turner.

9:15pm – Ahmed Moneka: Drawing from his Afro-Sufi heritage, Moneka offers a mix of African grooves and Arabic melodies.

10pm – Akawui: A Chilean and Indigenous Mapuche artist, Akawui fuses Latin hip-hop with Andean folk and modern elements.

11PM – Firaz Zreik Quartet: Palestinian-born New Yorker Firas Zreik is known for his innovative approach to the Kanun.

This event is presented by globalFEST, Mundial Montreal, Folk Music Ontario, Global Toronto, Small World Music, and Drom, showcasing a diverse range of artists and sounds. Supported by various Canadian institutions, this showcase promises to be a night of musical exploration and celebration.

Mark your calendars for a night of music on Thursday, January 11, 2024, at 8:00 PM. Brooklyn Raga Massive presents a ste...
12/22/2023

Mark your calendars for a night of music on Thursday, January 11, 2024, at 8:00 PM. Brooklyn Raga Massive presents a stellar lineup with the Ragini Ensemble, Nakshatra, and Quadrature, each bringing a unique flavor of raga-inspired music to the stage.

Doors open at 8:00 PM – Prepare for an evening filled with mesmerizing melodies and captivating rhythms!

🕣 8:15 PM - 8:45 PM: Ragini Ensemble – the event starts with the Ragini Ensemble, led by the talented Roshni Samlal. Immerse yourself in a blend of electronic beats and South Asian folk, where traditional tabla solos meet futuristic soundscapes.

🕘 9:00 PM - 9:45 PM: Trina Basu and Arun Ramamurthy’s Nakshatra – Next up, let the violin duo Nakshatra take you on a soulful exploration of raga, Western classical, and jazz.

🕙 10:00 PM - 10:45 PM: Quadrature – Conclude the evening with the psychedelic sounds of Quadrature. This group will take you on a journey through experimental realms, blending raga, rock, and jazz into a sonic experience.

Get your tickets now: dromnyc.com

For 15 years Drom NY has provided a space in the heart of East Village to celebrate cultural diversity in music.

Mark your calendars for a night of music on Thursday, January 11, 2024, at 8:00 PM. Brooklyn Raga Massive presents a ste...
12/21/2023

Mark your calendars for a night of music on Thursday, January 11, 2024, at 8:00 PM.
Brooklyn Raga Massive presents a stellar lineup with the Ragini Ensemble, Nakshatra, and Quadrature, each bringing a unique flavor of raga-inspired music to the stage.

8:15 PM - 8:45 PM: Ragini Ensemble – the event starts with the Ragini Ensemble, led by the talented Roshni Samlal. Immerse yourself in a blend of electronic beats and South Asian folk, where traditional tabla solos meet futuristic soundscapes.

🕘 9:00 PM - 9:45 PM: Trina Basu and Arun Ramamurthy’s Nakshatra – Next up, let the violin duo Nakshatra take you on a soulful exploration of raga, Western classical, and jazz.

🕙 10:00 PM - 10:45 PM: Quadrature – Conclude the evening with the psychedelic sounds of Quadrature. This group will take you on a journey through experimental realms, blending raga, rock, and jazz into a sonic experience. Get your tickets now: dromnyc.com

12/17/2023

DROM hosts Shabbos Ranks and Frank London’s Klezmer Brass All-Stars on December 26, 2023. Prepare for a unique mix of experimental dub and klezmer from Shabbos Ranks, followed by Frank London's vibrant brass tunes from their latest CD, Chronikah. Bring your dancing shoes and your instrument, as the night concludes with an interactive YNY Klezmer Jam Session, inviting audience members to join in the musical fun.

12/13/2023

Get your tickets for a blast from the past at DROM's "Back to the 80s" Pre-New Year’s Eve dance party on December 30, 2023, at 10:00 PM. Dance to the best of Madonna and classic 80s hits in a night filled with nostalgic grooves.

Right after the Mor ve Ötesi concert, we're gathering at the Disco Turco event. Get ready for two unforgettable nights o...
12/12/2023

Right after the Mor ve Ötesi concert, we're gathering at the Disco Turco event. Get ready for two unforgettable nights on December 22 and 23, 2023, starting at 10:30 PM! DJ Serhan Aydemir will take you on a vibrant journey through Turkish hits from the 70s, 80s, 90s, and 2000s. Join us at DROM for a night filled with the best of Turkish music!

12/10/2023

Pedrito Martinez, a Grammy®-nominated percussionist and vocalist, performs at DROM on Thursday, December 21, 2023 at 7 PM. Hailed by The New York Times as a superstar in traditional Afro-Cuban music, Martinez leads his quintet in delivering a vibrant mix of Cuban timba, traditional rumba, and sacred Yoruba sounds. As a recognized Babalawo in the Yoruba tradition, his performances offer a unique blend of cultural richness and musical mastery. The night is set to be filled with high-energy rhythms and captivating sounds.

Caleb Polaha brings his soulful songs to Drom NYC on December 10 at 7:30 PM. His singles “The Whole Night” and “Mississi...
12/08/2023

Caleb Polaha brings his soulful songs to Drom NYC on December 10 at 7:30 PM. His singles “The Whole Night” and “Mississippi Moon” showcase a journey of love and emotion from Los Angeles to Nashville. A night of captivating melodies awaits.
Tickets: www.dromnyc.com

Steven Bernstein's Millennial Territory Orchestra, featuring the renowned Fay Victor, takes the stage at DROM for a spec...
12/07/2023

Steven Bernstein's Millennial Territory Orchestra, featuring the renowned Fay Victor, takes the stage at DROM for a special holiday jazz event on December 13, 2023, at 7:00 PM. This concert promises a blend of festive melodies and captivating performances, creating a unique atmosphere that embodies the spirit of the season. A night filled with the rhythm of jazz awaits.

Jeff “Tain” Watts 4 with James Francies, Paul Bollenback and Yunior Terry will perform at DROM NYC Tonight! A marvelousl...
12/04/2023

Jeff “Tain” Watts 4 with James Francies, Paul Bollenback and Yunior Terry will perform at DROM NYC Tonight!

A marvelously gifted, Grammy Award-winning jazz drummer and composer, Jeff “Tain” Watts is a dynamic technician with an ear for inventive, polyrhythmic interplay and hard-swinging grooves. His style, while distinctively his own, evinces his love of artists like Elvin Jones, Ed Blackwell and Max Roach.

Get your tickets now.

🗓️ Discover our calendar full of music at Drom NYC!Get your tickets: www.dromnyc.com
12/04/2023

🗓️ Discover our calendar full of music at Drom NYC!
Get your tickets: www.dromnyc.com



American Nomads, a renowned roots rock band from Brooklyn, New York, will be performing at Drom NYC on December 8, 2023....
12/04/2023

American Nomads, a renowned roots rock band from Brooklyn, New York, will be performing at Drom NYC on December 8, 2023. Influenced by Bruce Springsteen and The Band, their music uniquely blends Country, Rock, and Blues. The event, featuring special guests Pamela Laws & Dorée, begins at 7 PM, with doors opening at 6:30 PM. This concert offers an enriching experience of the essence of American music.
Get your tickets: https://dromnyc.com/event/american-nomads/

DJ Serhan Aydemir will be spinning an electrifying selection of Turkish hits from the 70s, 80s, 90s, and 2000s. And that...
12/02/2023

DJ Serhan Aydemir will be spinning an electrifying selection of Turkish hits from the 70s, 80s, 90s, and 2000s. And that's not all - the talented Ayça Varlier will be gracing us with her captivating voice.

Join us for a night of nostalgia and vibrant energy. Let's dance the night away with the best of Turkish music!

📅 Date: Saturday, December 9, 2023
🕥 Time: 10:30 PM
📍 Venue: DROM NYC

12/01/2023

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From jazz and rock to electronic, soul and funk to hip-hop and international, DROM prides itself on presenting fresh new sounds and introducing new talent to the always invigorating NY live music nightlife. Live concerts are DROM's forte, but there are also a myriad of other happenings including burlesque shows, film screenings, dance shows, stand-up comedy, musical theater, readings, networking parties, kids events and trivia games. We also host private parties, product launches and even weddings. We're also home to artist showcases for popular music conferences in New York like APAP, CMJ and LAMC.

We accommodate up to 350 people in our main room and have a wide and eclectic selection of music programming throughout the week. We also feature a bar, kitchen and lounge area in addition to the main space, making it easy to scale the room depending on your occasion. From seated shows to late night DJ events, there is a little something for everyone at DROM.

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