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Music fans in New York, you guys don't even know how good you have it. Since the days of Dylan in the Village and jazz in Harlem, there's always been a place for discerning head-boppers to find like-minded listeners—it's just a matter of knowing where to go to find what you're looking for.
Sure, the folksy haunts of your parents may have given way to DIY warehouse parties and Williamsburg indie stages, but there's no question New York's music scene still remains the best in the world. And to help you navigate the major tunes, we've mapped out the Big Apple's most notable destinations for whatever (and we mean whatever) you want to rock out to. From Top 40 dance halls to the city's most under-the-radar stages, this groovin' guide will have you dancing like it's 2013.
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