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Venue Down: NYC’s Highline Ballroom To Close

Perhaps you’ve seen me make the statement “New York City doesn’t want to be New York City anymore” on some of our social networking posts on Facebook or Twitter when it comes to places that I enjoy spending time and money at. The email statement that I am sharing came to the site email just a short time ago and to sum it up, the Highline Ballroom will close up soon. Read on.

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The Official Statement:
Unfortunately after 12 years our landlord has decided not to renew Highline Ballroom’s lease. For over a year we were led to believe that a renewal was imminent, however it is now clear that the landlord has other plans for the building. This is obviously a growing trend within the New York real estate market impacting various entertainment venues and businesses.

We plan on reopening Highline Ballroom at a new location in the Chelsea/Meatpacking District and are currently looking at options. We hope to be able to announce our plans soon. In the meantime our final show date and programming will be announced shortly.
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Haken & Leprous @ Highline Ballroom

The bands Haken and Leprous will co-headline an exciting night of Progressive Metal. Support will come from Bent Knee and the show will begin at 6pm according to the website so don’t be late.

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Martin Barre Band @ Highline Ballroom

Former Jethro Tull guitarist will appear at the Highline Ballroom to perform an evening of Blues and Rock with a sure sampling of classic Tull in the mix as well. Don’t miss it.

** Please note that this show was originally scheduled for B.B. King Blues Club but that venue has closed. All tickets purchased for that venue will be honored at the new location.

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Cancelled: Tarja Turunen @ Highline Ballroom

This show has been cancelled. Refunds are available at point of purchase.

Dead Daisies @ Highline Ballroom

The Dead Daisies will bring their rock solid sound to life in NYC once again. Don’t miss out on this exciting band.

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