From their website, hat tip BrooklynVegan: “Luna Lounge is located at 361 Metropolitan Avenue at Havemeyer Street – Brooklyn, NY. The nightclub will be open weekends in January and early February with a full schedule starting in the spring.” SCHEDULE SO FAR Jan 19 – The Comas & Falcom (OPENING NIGHT) Jan 20 – Orange […]
Archives for January 2007
Interview by Grant Moser The Kooks debut album, Inside In – Inside Out, spent more than half of 2006 in the UK Top 20. I got to sit down with Hugh Harris, the lead guitarist (and all of 19 years old) at the bar at the Hudson Hotel. It was two hours before their show […]
This sounds promising, [via Tompkins Square] Country Music Hall Of Famer Charlie Louvin is finishing his album with producer Mark Nevers (Lambchop, Bobby Bare Sr.) in Nashville. The album features guests like Will Oldham, Jeff Tweedy, Tom T. Hall and Elvis Costello to name a few. The first single, “Must You Throw Dirt in My […]
How long can MisShapes milk their 10 minutes of fame? From Paper via Gothamist MisShapes Getting Their Own H&M Line? I was just eating brunch with a New York friend of mine in Glendale and he told me that the MisShapes are getting their own line at H&M! Apparently it will be their name on […]
RBally is back and he has a great Cat Power bootleg. Check it out here. Also, check out this essential, all-accoustic Neil Young Live at Massey Hall, Toronto concert from 1971.
From Complex (hat tip Gawker) Hip Hop pioneers Grandmaster Flash and the legendary Furious Five are being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame making them the first rap group to be honored. The early innovators of Hip Hop will be acknowledged on March 12 at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in NYC. Flash is […]
We think the band is overrated, but we aim to please. Judge for yourself, a couple of tracks from their upcoming record, Neon Bible: The Arcade Fire- Intervention [From www.thediyrockstar.com] Black Mirror [from sixeyes] And here’s a weird ad for the new record featuring Arcade Fire guitarist Richard Reed Parry.
From Aquarium Drunkard. The L.A. Burnout comp was mailed to me in November from a longtime reader based in NYC, which coincidental arrived at the same time I was reading two books (Laurel Canyon: The Inside Story of Rock-and-Roll’s Legendary Neighborhood & Hotel California: The True-life Adventures of Crosby, Stills, Nash, Young) chronicling the late […]
What the hell? And it’s not the usual type of gas/shit stench we’ve gotten used to. Maple Syrup Was Better: Smell of Gas Covers NYC [Gothamist] Gas Smelled Over Large Area Of Manhattan [WNBC] City Agencies Investigating Strong Gas Odor In Manhattan [NY1]
by Dave Thomas Agnes Bruckner in “Blood and Chocolate” You might want to just watch Netflix for a month. January 5 CODE NAME: THE CLEANER WHAT’S THE PITCH? Cedric the Entertainer thinks he’s a spy. WILL IT SUCK? Almost certainly. I’d like to say that the presence of Midnight Run scribe George Gallo would be […]