Backstage Pass

Music, concerts, musicians and more.

Intro 6.11.12: Videos from fun., Drake, Kimbra and more

The New York band fun. -- Andrew Dost,

The New York band fun. -- Andrew Dost, Nate Ruess, Jack Antonoff -- are one of 2012's breakout stars with their album "Some Nights." (Credit: Fueled by Ramen)

Fun. takes a hometown victory lap for their banner year at Terminal 5 Saturday and Sunday.

Intro brings you the week’s hottest videos and shows every Monday. To catch up on all the Intros and watch classic Long Island music scene videos, check out Newsday Music’s YouTube channel at


FUN., “Some Nights.” At Terminal Five Saturday and Sunday.
GROUPLOVE, “Tongue Tied.” At Webster Hall Tuesday.
ED SHEERAN, “Lego House.” At Bowery Ballroom Monday and at Music Hall of Williamsburg Tuesday.
KIMBRA, “Settle Down.” At Central Park Summerstage Monday.
DRAKE, “Take Care.” At Nikon at Jones Beach Theater Saturday.
MICHAEL KIWANUKA, “Home Again.” At Highline Ballroom Wednesday and Prospect Park Bandshell Thursday.
DAVE MATTHEWS BAND, “Crash Into Me.” At Nikon at Jones Beach Theater Tuesday and Wednesday.
MATTHEW SWEET, “Sick of Myself.” At City Winery Monday and Tuesday and Boulton Center Wednesday.
GARY CLARK JR, “Bright Lights.” At Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center Friday.
JONNY LANG, “Still Rainin'.” At Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center Sunday.
TRACE ADKINS, “You're Gonna Miss This.” At NYCB Theater at Westbury Saturday.
THE WANTED, “Glad You Came.” At Best Buy Theater Friday.

Tags: Intro , Fun , Grouplove , The Wanted , Trace Adkins , Drake , Ed Sheeran , Kimbra , Gary Clark Jr. , Jonny Lang , Michael Kiwanuka , Dave Matthews Band , Matthew Sweet

advertisement | advertise on newsday


Follow Newsday music writer Glenn Gamboa for the latest from pop's biggest voices.
Twitter | Blog

Follow Newsday Entertainment

advertisement | advertise on newsday