07/18/19 2:00pm

Julia King performs at Porto Bello in Greenport. (Credit: Madison Fender)

Music may set the mood, but the venue sets the stage.

Whether you’re looking to enjoy live music with a glass of local wine at the vineyards, over a meal at a top-notch restaurant, or are in search of a real-deal concert experience, these five North Fork venues will suit any vibe. (more…)

07/08/19 6:00am

Rob Europe at his Northforker July photo shoot at Treiber Farms in Peconic. (Credit: David Benthal)

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Southold native Rob Europe has been playing guitar since he was 14, guided by local teacher Raymond Penney, who encouraged his unusually talented student to kindly mention his name when interviewed by guitar magazines. Though Rolling Stone has not yet come knocking, Europe has no doubt made his mark as a singer, songwriter and guitarist, since he began playing locally five years ago at the age of 23.

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07/06/19 6:00am

Artist Julia King at her Northforker July photo shoot at Treiber Farms in Peconic. (Credit: David Benthal)

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Solo artist Julia King has built a solid following after performing rock and roll, rhythm and blues and folk Americana on the North Fork for three years. A lyricist first and foremost, her style is defined by her words with original music that ranges from sultry to playful to dark and heartbreaking, depending on the emotions she conveys through each verse. (more…)

06/27/19 6:00am

Local family band Points East is among the North Fork artists we profiled for our special music feature. (Credit: David Benthal)

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If back roads and rows of cornfields have you believing the North Fork music scene is all country covers in dim-lit honky-tonks, we’re happy to report it’s so much more than that. (more…)

06/17/19 6:00am

The Good Libations cocktail truck has been a crowd pleaser in recent years. (Credit: David Benthal)

The craft cocktails and award-winning wines of the North Fork are rolling into a backyard near you. Convenience and quality — and perhaps a dash of novelty — are making mobile cocktail bars a go-to for backyard barbecues, bridal showers, birthday parties and just about any private event.  (more…)