Intimate venue added at New York’s Webster Hall

The Studio will host free shows during CMJ

A new venue is set to open in New York, in the form of The Studio @ Webster Hall, a 300-capacity room with a built-in recording studio.

The intimate room is set to host Studio Select bands who will have the option to record their shows for an upcoming ‘Live At Webster Hall’ series, to be made available online and at Best Buy.

The main room at Webster Hall is a 1,400 capacity venue that played host to Kings Of Leon for their album-release party on September 23.


The Studio @ Webster Hall will open for business on October 21 in time for CMJ, and will feature performances by Friendly Fires, Gang Gang Dance, Tigercity, Young Love, Jealous Girlfriends, Shout Out Out Out Out and more. Entry is free to all shows between October 21 and 15.

The official opening is slated for November 8, with performers yet-to-be announced.

–By our New York staff.

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