From the mailbag: WHO: Artists & Fleas established outdoor market to debut: 15 collectors and dealers of vintage clothing, jewelry, home decor, furniture, accessories, nostalgia, maps and more. An on-site tailor who restores vintage pieces to their original splendor and provides FREE on-site services to customers WHEN: This weekend! April 25 and April 26 from […]
Archives for April 2009
We’re linking you up to this as a public service. It’s been circulating for a while now, but in case you haven’t heard this great remix of “My Girls,” its essential. Grab it at welcometodanceclub.
Wowsers. Our favorite salmon-colored paper is going though some big changes. Peter W. Kaplan has decided to quit in June. He’s been the editor of the New York Observer since 1994! From The Observer: Peter W. Kaplan, the fourth and longest-serving editor of The New York Observer, announced to his editorial staff today that he […]
Have you ever wondered what it would be like if somebody dosed the entire neighborhood of Williamsburg? I’m pretty sure this is what it would be like.
c/o Pak If you are not easily deterred by the rain, there is a pretty great show happening inside artist space Secret Project Robot tonight. The much (deserved) hyped avant garde sunny pop of Ducktails will be complimented by the smooth dance grooves of Javelin. After seeing Javelin play the Graffiti Research Lab’s MoMA after […]
After debuting the video for “The Reeling” two days ago (set to be the first hit single off Manners, which has been highly anticipated by fans and naysayers alike), the Passion Pit camp released this statement: In other news, the band has launched a remix contest for a still under-wraps track from Manners, offering up […]
Coming soon to a theater near you… But one thing. It’s Korean Abdul-JABBAR man. Get your hipster grifter shit straight. And can this be the last we ever mention her? Now that the meme has reached street art status I think we can pack it all up in our fanny packs and call it a […]
House music all night long, say what?! Brooklyn’s Tortured Soul just released their second album entitled Did You Miss Me? and they were nice enough to answer some questions about Radio 1’s Giles Peterson calling them “the future of house music” and their fave places to hang in the ‘hood. Listen to the title track […]
Alex Balk and Choire Sicha just started a new blog called The Awl. In the absence of Radar, we’re happy to see the two working together. Plus we like their tagline: “Be Less Stupid.” Wikipedia: An awl is a tool with a long pointed spike used for marking wood Here’s what Balk and Sicha have […]
I sincerely apologize for the Griftster mention (I’m breaking my own rule of never saying the G-word ever again), but just wanted to point out that there are better ways to express your love for boys with beards– as in, making adorable ukelele songs like unsigned UK songstress Sophie Madeleine.