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The Gaslight Anthem returns to The Paramount with renewed purpose

The Gaslight Anthem returns to The Paramount with renewed purpose

Jeremy Portnoy May 29, 2023
A solid chunk of The Gaslight Anthem’s 90-minute barnstormer of a concert on Friday was dedicated to frontman Brian Fallon’s semi-coherent ramblings and lighthearted jabs towards an adoring audience in Huntington, N.Y.
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Official poster for Body Shots. PUBLIC DOMAIN

Bert Kreischer’s “Body Shots” world tour shakes The Paramount with anecdotal hilarity.

Alek Lewis November 3, 2019
Comedian Bert Kreischer performed his stand-up at the Paramount after the success of his world tour.
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Ryan Hamilton at The Paramount: A crowd-pleaser deserving of a second Netflix special

Ryan Hamilton at The Paramount: A crowd-pleaser deserving of a second Netflix special

Alek Lewis September 17, 2019
Comedian Ryan Hamilton delivers the laughs during his performance at the Paramount.
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Poster for comedian Ryan Hamiltons Netflix special, Happy Face. PUBLIC DOMAIN

Stand-up comedian Ryan Hamilton coming to The Paramount

Alexander Bakirdan September 1, 2019
Stand-up comedian Ryan Hamilton is bringing his act to The Paramount in Huntington on Sept. 14. Hamilton — who put out the Netflix special, “Happy Face,” in 2017 — has never performed at The Paramount before.
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Review: Indie group Broken Social Scene charges through The Paramount

Review: Indie group Broken Social Scene charges through The Paramount

Mike Adams April 9, 2018
Canadian indie rock supergroup Broken Social Scene rolled through the Paramount in Huntington on Saturday, April 7 for the second-to-last stop on their tour to support their 2017 record Hug of Thunder.
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DNCE lead guitarist JinJoo Lee (left) and lead vocalist Joe Jonas (right) perform at The Paramount in Huntington on Feb. 8, 2016. ANAMARIA SALOBO/THE STATESMAN

Concert Review: DNCE at The Paramount

Emily Norman and Anamaria Salobo February 12, 2017
You know a concert is probably going to be a good one when your Uber driver says you weren’t the first person he’s dropped off at the venue tonight.
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Jon Bellion, a Long Island native, performed at The Paramount in Huntington on Thursday night. /THE STATESMAN

Concert reviews: Flatbush Zombies and Jon Bellion at The Paramount

Kayla McKiski December 11, 2016
Sunday night, clouds of smoke floated above the crowd in The Paramount, enveloped in the smell of marijuana and God-knows what else. It was a sign: the Zombies were coming.
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Carly Rae Jepsen will be performing at The Paramount, above, for her Gimmie Love Tour along with Cardiknox. PHOTO COURTESY OF THE PARAMOUNT

The Paramount to open new location in Baltimore

Jessica Carnabuci March 3, 2016
The Paramount of Huntington has announced plans to expand by opening a new and bigger location in Baltimore, Maryland.
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Photo Courtesy The Paramount

Hot music venues for students looking to get off campus

Emily Heller December 7, 2012
When it comes to the music scene, Stony Brook offers concerts in a few different places. There is RockYoFaceCase at the University Café, the occasional show on the Staller Steps and, if you feel like waiting until spring, there is always a huge show at the end of the semester. But what happens when campus life gets boring, or Stony Brook just isn’t cutting it with their musician selection?
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