Metric at Terminal 5 Recently, Metric wrote on their Twitter feed, ‚”Got 99 problems but… this tour ain’t one.” Presumably, the band have been enjoying themselves on their latest supporting tour, and this stop was no exception. Metric kicked it off in Brooklyn, and as singer Emily Haines professed between songs, ‚”I love coming back […]
Archives for June 2009
Oh No! Pitchfork is reporting The Dirty Projectors were in a “pretty bad” car accident and, according to a promoter with the now-canceled Toronto show, “One of them is in very serious condition.” :(. We hope this sounds worse than it actually is. The Dirty Projectors are currently slated to play a much-anticipated free show […]
Ok who let the Germans into McCarren Park? Fluent in German? Feel free to translate for us, we’d love to know what the Deutsche really think of the Never Scared team captain. Thank you thank you thank you Gothamist for finding this dirty little gem of a Bruno hipster fart.
best line: “do I look like I’m into oriental music?” more Breakfast at Sulimays here.
The entire time that I have lived in Brooklyn I have only had one lady touch my hair and that person is Jess Stover. (And, I wouldn’t have it any other way.) While she has spent most of her time spreading joy around Williamsburg at the Beehive Salon, she has finally struck out on her […]
New York has written a researched rebuttal to the Times’ piece Parents Pulling the Plug on Williamsburg Trust-Funders. Turns out we’re not all trust-funders…. a fact that I’m all too well aware of: The median income for the area in the last twelve months was $39,663, well below the city median of $48,631. In 2007, […]
This week, you’ve got three chances to catch San Francisco’s eternally ethereal Girls– a band that hones all things hazey (I might be hinting at edibles here) and sun-filled breezes. I’m talking mopey pop Elvis Costello would be proud of, not just because frontman Christopher Owens evokes the timbre of the man himself. We can […]
North 3rd and Kent
image c/o BrooklynBased This really sucks, so go give Papacitos some business. From Gothamist: Papacitos, the wildly popular Greenpoint Mexican restaurant with the best vegetarian tacos in town, was the victim of a brazen robbery Saturday night. Co-owner Cody Utzman tells us that thieves broke into the establishment after it closed, hopping the courtyard fence […]
For years, Zs have been making headway marrying jazz and avant garde textures. On Wednesday, they will release their latest album for the Social Registry. Awesome festivities (Grade 13, Effi Briest, Nine 11 Thesaurus) will be happening at Secret Project Robot.