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Launched in 2009, RockNYC is a blog whose joint editor is writer Imam Labadebi.

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TV On The Radio: Radio City Music Hall

Live Review by Iman Lababedi, RockNYC, 15 April 2011

THE DAY AFTER the release of their somewhere between very good and great new album, TV On The Radio took over Radio City Music hall ...

Taylor Swift: Madison Square Garden, November 22nd, 2011

Live Review by Iman Lababedi, RockNYC, 24 November 2011

STANDING ON A PLATFORM in the middle of the Arena, Taylor Swift looked genuinely amazed. A young girl in the cheap seats randomly began to ...

Olivia Rodrigo: Radio City Music Hall, New York City

Live Review by Iman Lababedi, RockNYC, 28 April 2022

LAST NIGHT at Radio City Music Hall, Olivia Rodrigo provided a whole lotta deja-vu as she performed her hugely successful debut album, Sour, as well ...

Jay-Z, Kanye West: The Fall of Jay-Z and Ye

Retrospective by Iman Lababedi, RockNYC, 20 April 2023

BETWEEN THE TRAGIC murder of Biggie Smalls in 1997 and Jay-Z's temporary retirement in 2003, he and his producer Kanye West dominated the rap scene. ...

Beyoncé, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Kanye West: The Greatest Pop Star by Decade!

Comment by Iman Lababedi, RockNYC, 18 May 2023

PLEASE NOTE THAT I said popstar and not musician, so no Irving Berlin or George Gershwin… ...

James Brown: Think!

Review by Iman Lababedi, RockNYC, 7 June 2023

IT IS 1960 and we are along the lined streets of early James Brown, having steadily moved from Little Richard inspired tonal rock to Ray ...

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