If you’re not heading out to New Jersey for All Points West, there’s another free Pool Party again this Sunday. Here’s the line-up: Dan Deacon | Deerhunter | No Age (also, a special round robin set including Ed Schrader, White Rainbow, Infinite Body) More information at http://www.freewilliamsburg.com/h2oshows/. Dan Deacon, “Crystal Cat”
Archives for July 2009
Leonard Cohen recently announced that he’s extending his 2009 world tour and will be returning this fall to play 15 more U.S. dates. He’ll be in New York City at MSG on October 23rd, and tickets will go on sale August 10. Fans will tell you that seeing the acclaimed singer/songwriter/poet perform is an unforgettable […]
Jona Bechtolt of YACHT just tweeted that they need some audience members for a Pitchfork TV shoot at 6 in Brooklyn. Interested? Email him for the location. Yacht’s new album See Mystery Lights just dropped on Tuesday (review), so we imagine this is for that.
Brooklyn kiddos collectively filmed, cut and produced a film about smaller Brooklyn kiddos: In New York City’s changing Lower East Side, a group of older Puerto Rican women are brought together with a group of inner city youths to create an original play from the stories of their lives. Over a twenty-week period, the participants […]
Simian Mobile Disco, you make me wanna stop being producitve and have a dance party on my bed. As if the video and Chris Keating’s (of Yeasayer fame) lyrics weren’t enough to get you moving, there’s always the reeeeeeeeemix. Yeah, that’s right I’m Funk Master Flex-ing it. The new album, Temporary Pleasure, drops on August […]
Noisevox on Noisemakers, our newest platform to watch John Norris wax poetic on music, has been keeping us up with some of our current favorites on the scene. With the likes of Animal Collective, Dan Deacon, and The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, this week’s sit down with Brooklyn based Here We Go Magic […]
I’m just kinda speechless.
From the Times: The Hoveys’ loft in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, has no windows, which means more wall space for deer heads. Ah, this is just a lovely room of death, isn’t it Ace? Interesting side note. One of the sisters, Porter Hovey, is currently in what looks like first place for the Mad Men casting call […]
Time published “A Brief History of Hipsters” today, because we all need that, and captioned the above Getty photo of people tossing water balloons in McCarren with, “Hipsters participate in a water balloon toss as they try and beat the heat at Tom Stofka Garden park in the Williamsburg neighborhood of the Brooklyn borough of […]