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‘Call Me Maybe’ most shared song in Queens
‘Call Me Maybe’ most shared song in Queens
Central Cristabelle Tumola 10/03/2012 at 10:30AM

Queens prefers pop, according to social music sharing service Spotify. An analysis of what songs were shared the most in New York City found that each borough has a distinct taste in music. In Queens, the most shared song on Spotify from July to mid-September was Carly Rae Jepsen mega hit “Call Me Maybe.” Though [...]

Crooner, guitarist and Astoria resident Aaron Lavigne ‘keeps it simple’
Crooner, guitarist and Astoria resident Aaron Lavigne ‘keeps it simple’
Arts & Music Alexa Altman 12/16/2011 at 3:22PM

Mid-West transplant Aaron Lavigne is more than happy to contribute to Queens’ flourishing music scene. “I’ve been fortunate to have been involved in [the Queens music scene]” said Lavigne. “It’s always been a welcoming sense of community — anytime and anywhere I play, I’ve only met the most positive people and artists looking to help [...]

Escaping with The Yes Team
Escaping with The Yes Team
Arts & Music Bob Doda 10/27/2011 at 12:07PM

While so many people just dream of leaving their troubles behind, packing a van full of essentials and heading to the Pacific Ocean, The Yes Team actually did it. In what they dubbed “The Kindness of Strangers Tour,” The Yes Team – a folk, pop and roll band straight out of Astoria featuring young musicians [...]