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Sunday, March 1st 2020: 6pm: LUCIANO PAGLIARINI and MICHEL EDELIN - International Sax Flute Duo! // 7pm: JUAN PARRA CANCINO / JONATHAN IMPETT - Rare Appearance by Belgian Duo! // 8pm: HANK JOST - Solo Alto Sax!

Sunday, March 8th: 6pm: IMPLICIT ARCHES: KURT GOTTSCHALK - Guitar / MIGUEL FRASCONI - Analog Synth / WILL GLASS - Drums // 7pm: DARREN JOHNSTON - Trumpet / PETER HESS - Woodwinds / ADAM DOTSON - Flugel-Bone! // 8pm: TOMCHESS - Oud / ZACH SWANSON - ContraBass!

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DMG Mid-February USED LP Sale! [Updated 2/20/20]


Greetings to all of record collectors still left out there! We still love vinyl here at DMG! It does sound better when played on a good stereo without any digital BS involved. Here is a long list of USED vinyl, most of which was purchased recently. Most of these records are in near mint shape, as far as the vinyl itself, covers not so much. Most of these records were gotten from an old friend of mine who is retiring and moving back to Poland.

WELCOME BACK TO THE 1980's!!! The eighties i

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The Independent Promoters Alliance - February, 2020 Gig Newsletter

Lists Lists & Links from Bruce L Gallanter (DMG), Chris Stern (Eric’s House of Improv), Kevin Reilly (Shortlist), Sarah Vallee (, Jessica Hallock (, Kurt Gottschalk and Matt Vernon.



As many of you know, our good friend ERIC STERN passed away suddenly on Sunday, December 15. Eric started his own series of concerts with his wife Chris in October of 2018, around the time our

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Winter Solstice Celebration, Saturday Dec 21st

The Independent Promoters Alliance invites you to join us for a musical winter solstice celebration featuring two ensembles on Saturday December 21, 2019 8PM 450 W 37th Manhattan!

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This Just In

More Recent Arrivals

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DMG History

Spotlight on Downtown Music Gallery

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DOWNTOWN MUSIC GALLERY Turns 26 and Celebrates Longevity!

Monday, May 1st was the 26th Anniversary of Downtown Music Gallery! That’s right, you heard right! We opened our doors on May 1st of 1991 in the East Village at 211 East 5th (between 2nd & 3rd Aves), having no idea how long we would last considering that there were upwards of a hundred record stores in Manhattan alone at that time. Now there are less than a dozen!?! We are in our third location (13 Monroe St in Chinatown), for eight years now, struggling to survive but still providing creative

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5049 Records Podcast

Episode 89, Bruce Lee Gallanter

For this conversation, Bruce and I go back to his hometown roots in New Jersey to the early days at Studio Henry, all the way up to the present.

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