Brian Eno
Michiko Nakao

What happens when you bring more than 230 musical artists from all over the world together for 37 events in 34 venues across New York City? The Red Bull Music Academy, that’s what. From April 28 through May 31, The City That Never Sleeps hosts a multilayered festival and conference. This year’s event — the 15th annual — promises to be better than ever with industry professionals such as LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy, Brian Eno, Flying Lotus and Lee “Scratch” Perry treating attendees to concerts, talks, audio/video shows, lectures and more. Visit for a full lineup and to order tickets.