THE REAL FIREWORKS with M.A.K.U. Soundsystem, Ani Cordero, and Marc Ribot’s Songs of Resistance Project

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

3-9 PM

A Concert to Benefit Make The Road NY This Fourth of July, We Resist! and LPR proudly present: THE REAL FIREWORKS, with performances by M.A.K.U. Soundsystem and a new project Songs of Resistance by Marc Ribot and many special guests TBA. This outdoor concert brings together artists who will rise together to make their own Declaration of Independence from the …


Person of Interest, Yaeji, Sweet & Low, Soul Ipsum

Friday July 7, 2017


Soul Ipsum returns to NYC after a two year hiatus, following a busy year so far for the solo producer out of Portland, Or. with a solo release and collaborative follow up to the acclaimed Zirconia series. For this 7/7/17 special, they’ve asked local house heavy-weight Person of Interest to headline, with live sets by Yaeji and Mallory and the …


Brunch Bounce & Feel Up Records present:

Saturday, July 8, 2017

2:00pm – 10:00pm

Summer is almost here and we’ve teamed up with the Feel Up Records squad to bring you Chicken & Beer, one of the wildest parties in town with a stacked lineup including Jillionaire, Serani, Jubilee, Max Glazer, Silent Addy, Hewy, Love Taps, Zeemuffin, Bobby Dubs and Noise Cans Chicken…Beer…and you never know who might show up! In the Ruins, Knockdown Center’s Backyard. *** Originally created by Irvin Benitez as an …


Dope BBQ w/The Cr3w

Sunday, July 2, 2017


DOPEBBQ is one of the wildest, most anticipated events in New York City – and it’s because of all of you. Hundreds came out to party, network, dance to great music, and eat delicious food, and we want to THANK YOU for all of your support. We will be serving a dope mix of free food. This 4th of July …

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LPR Presents: VISUALS VISUALS Video Art + Music Residency at Knockdown Center featuring Andrew Fox (of Visuals)

Every Friday in June

Doors at 8:30pm

Friday, June 9 The Range Visuals Dave Harrington – bass/electronics Jordan McLean – trumpet/electronics Brian Chase – drums Projections by Wild Dogs Tickets here.   Friday, June 16 George Clanton Pictureplane Visuals Nicky Sparkles Projections by Kathryn Chadason 18+ Tickets here. Friday, June 23 Millionyoung Visuals Ian Chang Projections by Christian Hannon Tickets here. Friday, June 30 Computer Magic Visuals Casey …


Boiled Wool, B0DYH1GH, Sister Pact

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Doors at 7:00pm

A DEEP BOOMING LAUGH is an evening of atmospheric music by Brooklyn-based bands B0DYH1GH, Boiled Wool, and Sister Pact. Largely inspired by Riot Grrrl culture, the three acts revel in the Sad Girl aesthetic, producing pensive, intensifying music that features gorgeous sound reverberations that resonate within the acoustics of the Knockdown Center, providing an opportunity to collectively explore what diligent …

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Saturday, June 24, 2017

3:00pm – 2:00am

MIXPAK and Tryna Function present a very special party named SUMMER FRENZY, featuring dancehall star SPICE who is flying in from Jamaica for an undoubtedly crazy live show, performing hits “So Mi Like It”, “Indicator” and “Sheet”. She is joined by rapper/R&B artist Tink, whose Winter Diary mixtape series has made it into Rolling Stone top albums list, and is …

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SITE : SOUND with Eli Keszler, Stine Motland, Lea Bertucci, Tilt Brass, Ashcan Orchestra

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Doors at 6:00pm

Join us for a culminating exhibition and showcase staged as a sonic portrait and re-telling of the Site : Sound series. Site : Sound is a series of intimate site-specific lectures, sonic-spatial interventions, and performances celebrating the pliancy and tactility of acoustic experience. Taking place across three boroughs of New York City from April 23 to June 25, 2017, twelve …