Badges now on sale — CMJ Music Marathon 2015: October 13–17

2014 Highlights

Full Badge

$549

$349

Purchase here

Student Badge

$365

$146

Purchase here

More registration options

Shark? And Friends @ Fort Useless: September 24, 2011

Shark? And Friends @ Fort Useless: September 24, 2011

September 27, 2011, By

Small in size and devoid of the grunginess that is typically paired with DIY spaces, Bushwick’s Fort Useless has been a haven for local …

Megafaun @ Mercury Lounge: September 24, 2011

Megafaun @ Mercury Lounge: September 24, 2011

September 27, 2011, By

Megafaun stopped in New York for a weekend at Mercury Lounge and put on a damn good show. For a few hours the suffocating humidity …

Davila 666, Eleanor Friedberger, EMA, Jean Grae

Davila 666, Eleanor Friedberger, EMA, Jean Grae

September 27, 2011

Watch videos from CMJ 2011 performing artists!

Stepkids – The Stepkids

Stepkids – The Stepkids

September 27, 2011, By

The Stepkids takes a roundabout route to making its music sound avant-garde, filtering a retro aesthetic through a film of electricity. White boy classical soul à …

Watch A New Video From CMJ Artist St. Lucia

September 26, 2011, By

Brooklyn-based producer St. Lucia has announced plans to release his debut EP on November 14 through HeavyRoc, after recently releasing a video for his latest single, “…

Art Vs. Science Tours; Plays CMJ And Yo Gabba Gabba

Art Vs. Science Tours; Plays CMJ And Yo Gabba Gabba

September 26, 2011, By

Aussie electronic trio Art Vs. Science is making its way back through the U.S. for its third North American tour, including two CMJ shows …

Wolff, Graveyard Lovers And More @ Pianos: September 23

Wolff, Graveyard Lovers And More @ Pianos: September 23

September 26, 2011, By

Absolutely Kosher To Close Shop After 13 Years

Absolutely Kosher To Close Shop After 13 Years

September 26, 2011, By

Though Absolutely Kosher may have had humble beginnings in a living room in San Francisco in 1998, the label slowly but surely expanded to an office …

The Rock Shop’s Guide To College Radio

September 26, 2011, By

For a band that’s just starting out, commercial radio can seem daunting. College radio, on the other hand, is an incredibly influential resource that …

Photos: Rapture, Chain And The Gang @ Webster Hall

Photos: Rapture, Chain And The Gang @ Webster Hall

September 26, 2011

Fleet Foxes, Walkmen @ Williamsburg Waterfront: September 24

Fleet Foxes, Walkmen @ Williamsburg Waterfront: September 24

September 26, 2011, By

Fall weather rolled into New York City last week, just in time for Fleet Foxes’ victory-lap visit to the city in support of sophomore hit …

Jacuzzi Boys Understands Puppy Love On New Video

Jacuzzi Boys Understands Puppy Love On New Video

September 26, 2011, By

The dudes of the sunny, bikini-clad shores of Miami who form Jacuzzi Boys have brought their quirky sense of humor to their new video for “…

Dum Dum Girls – Only In Dreams

Dum Dum Girls – Only In Dreams

September 26, 2011, By

Even the sunniest of pop albums can have a heavy side. The writing of California all-girl quartet Dum Dum Girls’ latest LP, Only In Dreams, …

Class Actress, Dum Dum Girls, Art Vs. Science, Viva Brother

Class Actress, Dum Dum Girls, Art Vs. Science, Viva Brother

September 26, 2011

Watch videos from CMJ 2011 performing artists!

Gentlemen Hall (Boston, MA)

Sonicbids Spotlight: Gentlemen Hall (Boston, MA)

September 23, 2011, By

Not many other bands have inspired a Ben And Jerry’s smoothie

Wilco @ Central Park SummerStage: September 22, 2011

Wilco @ Central Park SummerStage: September 22, 2011

September 23, 2011, By

A criticism that has dogged Wilco is that new albums don’t change, that the Wilco of 10 years ago has not progressed at all. Related …