Music Joints September 2011


The Homestead
(516) 922-9293, Oyster Bay

This all-American bistro and bar features local bands playing a variety of genres. They also offer specials and a prime location if you want to check out Oyster Bay’s classic car shows on Tuesdays. Friendly regulars and good music.

Sutton Place
(516) 431-3133, Long Beach

Sutton Place is Long Beach all over. Summery, fun and carefree. Live music on the weekends, specials and trivia during the week.


The Nutty Irishman
(631) 969-9700, Bay Shore

Your typical Irish bar, upgraded to include a big stage and dance floor. The Nutty Irishman is all about music every night of the week, but focuses on local acts on Monday’s open mic night (which also features a $3 special on beer from local breweries) and Saturday’s “Block Party” night.

Stony Brook University Café
(631) 632-1093, Stony Brook

This college lounge is open to the public and students alike and has been a hotbed of local musical activity for years. Beautiful, professional stage and sound system. Check out the Sunday Street Acoustic Series, sponsored by WUSB.

rorie kelly

Rorie Kelly is a singer/songwriter from various parts of Long Island. She recently released her debut CD called "Wish Upon a Bottlecap." Rorie and her band play regularly in NYC and on the island. Please visit for more information and pretty songs.