Questlove, The Alchemist Headline SummerStage 2021 Lineup

SummerStage returns to New York City parks at reduced capacities. On Thursday, SummerStage announced its return to New York City… Read More

June 3, 2021

Janelle Monáe & Nate Reuss Bid Farewell To Summer w/ Free SummerStage Show

SummerStage photographs taken by @Dantana for Okayplayer. What can we say about SummerStage at Central Park, one of the most iconic outdoor… Read More

September 30, 2016

Janelle Monáe FREE CONCERT at SummerStage for Capital One Customers

Sponsored post Yup. Capital One© customers are in for a chance to catch an incredible special live show featuring performances by Janelle… Read More

September 12, 2016

Here’s Every SummerStage 2016 Show You Need To See: KING, Kamasi Washington, UMO + More!

SummerStage 2016 Is About To Be So (Naturally) Lit. As the days warm and the lawns green, all of the… Read More

April 21, 2016

The Roots Close Out Central Park Summer Stage w/ Common, Talib Kweli, Bilal & Salt-N-Pepa

Photos by Mel D. Cole for Okayplayer and Villageslum With October wrapping its chilly fingers around the Eastern Seaboard, Central Park… Read More

October 9, 2015

OKP Style: This Ultra-Limited Edition Jungle x Ibeyi SummerStage Concert Tee Supports City Parks Foundation

  Okayplayer's Summerstage blow-out with Jungle, Ibeyi and Sunni Colòn is still buzzing around in our minds, and thankfully there's… Read More

July 9, 2015

Okayplayer & SummerStage Present Jungle, Ibeyi & Sunni Colòn in Central Park

Summertime approacheth, good people. And what better way to bring it in than a Saturday evening in the park at… Read More

May 22, 2015

OKP TV: Moses Sumney Talks Honesty & Creativity At Central Park SummerStage

Rising singer Moses Sumney crushed the stage during Okayplayer's fifth and final show of the 2014 season at Central Park… Read More

October 8, 2014

OKP TV: Okayplayer Celebrates 15 Years At SummerStage Central Park [Recap]

Summer is over. Here is how Okayplayer spent ours, with a five part Summer concert series at SummerStage Central Park… Read More

September 26, 2014

Okayplayer’s Top 20 Musical Moments Of Summer 2014

The summer seems to be finally winding down, but oh what a season it was. Thanks to the hard work… Read More

September 16, 2014

REVIVE: Gregory Porter, Robert Glasper, Revive Big Band & More Rock The Blue Note 75th Anniversary Celebration At SummerStage [Recap]

REVIVE lit up the night at Central Park's SummerStage on Sunday, August 3rd with a massive celebration for the 75th… Read More

August 14, 2014

Chromeo Flies High In The Friendly Skies With Canadian Airline Share Acquisition

Chromeo marks their first major leap into business ownership (outside of their musical careers of course) with a newly penned… Read More

June 18, 2014

Moses Sumney – “Man On The Moon” [Official Video]

Moses Sumney unleashes some stop-motion animated visuals for the dulcet single "Man On The Moon" off his debut EP Mid-City Island. The… Read More

June 9, 2014

Blood Orange Takes It To The Bandstand w/ “You’re Not Good Enough” [Official Video]

Blood Orange (AKA Dev Hynes) lets loose a new Gia Coppola-directed visual for his latest single "You're Not Good Enough" off the Cupid… Read More

June 9, 2014

Win A VIP Package to Okayplayer’s SummerStage Central Park Series

Win a VIP package for two to Okayplayer's Summer Concert Series at SummerStage Central Park. Simply enter your email address… Read More

May 2, 2014

NYC: 20 Must-See Acts At Summerstage 2013

Okay players, it appears to be that time of year again. Instead of inundating you with clichés about summer in… Read More

April 23, 2013