Bronx in Battle of the Boroughs


The 4th annual Battle of the Boroughs continues with the THE BRONX BATTLE at WNYC/WQXR’s The Greene Space on Friday, April 5 at 7pm. 14 musical acts in all genres from The Bronx vie for the chance to compete in the ULTIMATE BATTLE on June 21st against the winners from the 4 other boroughs.


Judging The Bronx Battle are jazz musician Geri Allen, Grammy Award-winning producer Steve Pageot, and Assistant Producer of WNYC’s New Sounds, Caryn Havlik.


What: The Battle of the Boroughs: The Bronx

Where: The Greene Space (44 Charlton Street, New York, NY, near 1 at Houston and C,E at Spring Street)

When: Friday, April 5th at 7pm

Tickets: $15 with a complementary glass of wine or beer OR $30 for open bar; available at


Participants representing The Bronx:


I Am B13 (rap)

Captains of Industry (Free Jazz)

Tee Dot Ohh Liya Marie (Singer/Rapper)

Blue Meadow (Rock)

marie-claire (Jazz)

Kevin Batchelor’s Grand Concourse (Reggae/Ska)

Daphya (Hip hop/ R&B)

Bill Santen (Folk)

Flow Freequan (Rap)

Yurby (Folk/Alternative Rock/Blues)

Al-Lisha Burns (R&B/ Pop/)

Corky Has a Band (Hyper- Vaudevillian Performance Art)

Tyrone Birkett/Emancipation (Postmodern Spirituals, Jazz, Soul, Gospel)

Emily Angell (Folk-Pop)

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