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Alt Arcade: An Indie Alternative Showcase

16 February @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


The best rising indie & alternative talent in NYC.

Our second ever “Alt Arcade” showcase will feature the best up-and-coming indie & alternative artists in NYC!

Come see live performances from The Wave, ammar, Bonsai Trees, Mudskipper, Simon James, Zoe Tan, Eduardo Mac, and Magic Toaster!


The Wave is a three-piece pop rock/punk group from the Bronx who bring their energetic live performances to venues all around New York.

ammar is an alt-pop artist and producer from Connecticut whose new EP ‘WHAT’S BEHIND BLUE SKIES?’ finds him “learning to look towards the light, accepting life and optimism back into his world.” 

Bonsai Trees is a Connecticut-based indie rock powerhouse that has been making their mark since 2011 with raw, emotional songwriting and energetic rock hooks. 

Mudskipper is a five-piece rock band with a raw, heavy sound and exciting stage presence that brings the whole floor to life. 

Simon James is a songwriter and producer from Chicago who blends R&B and indie-pop sounds to create intimate and atmospheric songs.

Zoe Tan is a 20 year old Malaysian singer-songwriter whose heart-wrenching lyrics and low, entrancing voice create a sense of intimacy  and deep connection on her sentimental ballads. 

Eduardo Mac is a singer-songwriter and producer from São Paulo, Brazil. His unique sound is a blend of R&B, indie rock, hip-hop, and bedroom pop with personal lyrics about his own coming of age. 

Magic Toaster is a Michigan-via-NYC musician whose projects combine nostalgic sounds with lyrics that tackle life in the modern age. 


16 February
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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new york city, 10014 new york city
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