• SUBWAY SETS BRINGS NEW YORK'S BEST UNDERGROUND MUSICIANS UP TO ROOFTOPS ABOVE THE CITY.

  • Subway Sets at Brooklyn Grange: Saturday, 5/19

    Join us at the largest rooftop farm in the world!

  • Subway Sets' sold-out concerts turn moments on a subway platform into full sets in the sky. 
     
    The mission: help amazingly talented subway musicians find the audience and exposure they deserve. 
     
    Come enjoy what fans are calling their "favorite experience in years of living in NYC".
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  • VIDEO FROM SUBWAY SETS

    Strangers became friends at Brooklyn Grange, the world's largest rooftop farm.

  • SUBWAY SETS PERFORMERS FROM PREVIOUS SHOWS

    Moon Hooch = Cave Music / ˈkāv myo͞ozik / It's like House, but its more wild, more jagged, more free, more natural to live in.
    Vibrant, heart-pumping brasshouse delivered via saxophone, trumpet and percussion.
    Robert Leslie, the inspiration behind Subway Sets
    Playing in NYC by way of Morocco, Amsterdam, and the UK, Robert's skillful rhythm guitar, a clear, strong voice, and understated lyrics that make you wonder where Robert's been, and where he might be going next.
    21 year old Catey Shaw takes the Ukulele, a voice like Billie Holiday, some bad ass beats, pop sensibility and lyrical flow and creates something truly original.
    For nearly 7 years, William B. Johnson’s Drumadics ‘Beat-N-Brass’ band has thrilled audiences with their tremendous energy. Driven by the raw power of the bucket drum, Drumadics clever fusion of woodwind, stirring brass and unorthodox drum styles delivers a unique and distinct sound!
    Morgan O'Kane and his amazing band rocked Subway Sets I
    Every so often, just when you think the well is dry and the tradition is dead, you are gratefully reminded that there is still water down there and that the tradition was only sleeping. Morgan O'Kane is a virtuoso banjo player, shouter and activist.
    Sam, Erik, and Sean blend powerful vocal harmonies and multi-instrumental acoustics into an experimental folk that is organically and emotionally driven.
    Gabriel was born in Tulsa Oklahoma. He moved to New York in 2010 and has been playing his Cello and singing at the Metropolitan Ave. Lorimer St. and other stops in the New York City subway.
    Featuring the "Jimi Hendrix of Hammered Dulcimer" Max ZT, percussionist Luke Notary, and bass player Moto Fukushima, House of Waters completely unique world vibe gets people dancing.
    Joya Bravo's sound is eclectic and ever-evolving. She manages to captivate you, make you laugh and touch your soul - before she even picks up the violin.
    The Good Morning Nags are an American roots rock band based out of New York City featuring an arsenal of old-timey, Appalachian, bluegrass, blues, country, ragtime, and Irish folk songs.

    Akil Dasan / Sciryl Cooper

    A Philadelphia native, Akil Dasan is best known for effortlessly combining intelligent lyricism and soulful singing with virtuosic musicianship. Accompanied by emcee Sciryl Cooper. 
    Explosive world class percussion from New York City featuring a cultural collage of global drumming and melodic sensibilities.
    Karikatura makes life-affirming, body-shaking music that moves people around the world. The band lives where cumbia meets hip-hop, reggae meets klezmer and indie-rock meets afrobeat.
    Najah Lewis combines soulful singing and skillful guitar playing to create a dynamic set of both originals and covers. 
    Receta Secreta (The Secret Recipe) is a band combining the spicy flavors of Izaak Mills (sax) Jimmy Tambores (drums) and Seth Myers (upright bass). These instruments combine for a funky vibe.
    Abejita adds her soulful voice to the clear sound of a ukelele. She's often accompanied by a guitar, making for an even more dynamic experience.

    Joel. (aka MrMaG)

    Subway Sets EMCEE Joel. (aka MaG) has been featured in such popular media outlets as BBC Radio, RCRD LBL, URB, BRM, Flavorpill, Joel continues to make waves following the release of his 2013 solo project, "freedom.", hosted by Mick Boogie and sponsored by RCRDLBL.com.
  • PRESS FOR SUBWAY SETS

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    Subway Sets was featured on the Queen Latifah show!

         

            

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