2016 was full of highs and lows. From surprise shows like Usher and The Roots, and John Mayer dropping in to jam with Joe Russo’s Almost Dead, to soulful gatherings to mourn Prince and Phife Dawg at DJ Questlove’s Bowl Train, we came together between these four walls to celebrate the power of music.
We’ve compiled 14 videos below highlighting some of our favorite moments from this past year to help cheer you up through these last few days of 2016. On to 2017!
The Roots ft. Usher – “OMG” | JUN 6
Joe Russo’s Almost Dead ft. John Mayer – “Quinn The Eskimo” | OCT 7
Princess ft. Maya Rudolph & Gretchen Lieberum – “Purple Rain” | SEPT 23
Too Many Zooz – “Spocktopus” | JAN 30
Ms. Lauryn Hill – “Fu-Gee-La” | JAN 4
Vulfpeck ft. Antwaun Stanley – “Boogie On Reggae Woman” | SEPT 8
Vic Mensa – “U Mad” – JUL 26
The Revivalists ft. Taz (Brandon Niederauer) – “Forgot About Dre” | MAY 11
Wyclef Jean – “Gone Till November” | MAR 22
The Hold Steady – “You Can Make Him Like You” | NOV 30
Eric Krasno Band ft. Marcus King – “Sweet Lil Angel” | JUL 7
Big Freedia | OCT 21
Joe Russo’s Almost Dead – “Terrapin Suite” (Acoustic) | OCT 7
Mayor of NYC, Bill De Blasio | MAY 12
Tuesday, Feb 13th
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Wednesday, Feb 7th
Did you know Vegas is such a popular destination among Hawaiians that it’s sometimes referred to as the “Ninth Island?” Given that Hawaii is one of the birthplaces for Island...
Friday, Feb 2nd
Let’s be honest, the Super Bowl Half Time show is one of the biggest highlights of the game, next to the ridiculous assortment of commercials. This year, Justin Timberlake will...
Tuesday, Jan 30th
In January of 2018 we, the team at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, asked what shows our fans would like to see this year at our venue. After reading through nearly...
Monday, Jan 29th
Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad make their way back to Brooklyn Bowl New York to fill the sound waves with their dub-heavy combinations of worldly beats and reggae grooves on Thursday,...
Thursday, Jan 18th
The word is “beatific” — blissfully happy — and there may be no better way to describe Oteil Burbridge when he’s deep in a state of music making. The resume...
Wednesday, Jan 10th
If New Orleans is your favorite city (outside of New York of course…) then this contest is your trip to the Big Easy without the cost of the flight! This...
Wednesday, Jan 10th
VOTE TO WIN: Which of These Three Guitar Legends Coming to Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas on January 17 Shreds the Hardest?
In 1995, G3 was launched by guitarist Joe Satriani, who wanted to showcase some of his favorite guitarists by bringing them together to all share a stage and a tour. Recruiting...
Wednesday, Jan 3rd
Last weekend, we welcomed the new year with close friends and OG Brooklyn Bowl alumni, Lettuce! They took us on a journey fueled by funk over three sold out shows featuring...
Wednesday, Dec 27th
New York City is known as one of the most iconic places to celebrate New Year’s Eve. It’s been 100 years since the first ball drop ever occurred in New...
Friday, Dec 22nd
New Year’s Eve weekend with Lettuce featuring John Scofield is upon us and we’re gearing up for a funk-filled throw down all weekend long! As if a weekend loaded with Lettuce wasn’t...