The Real Deal New York

Music venues pushed aside

With Kenny's Castaways now gone, a look at concert spaces shuttered in recent months

November 21, 2012 12:30PM
By C. J. Hughes

The longtime record store Bleecker Bob’s on West 3rd Street, which is about to lose its home

From the November issue: Like checkered cabs and subway graffiti, New York’s iconic live music venues are disappearing at an increasingly rapid pace.

Many of these addresses, once suffused with reverb, have been replaced with gastropubs, clothing stores and even children’s play spaces. [more]