Archives for August 2009
Jimmy Tarangelo is an effing badass. He doesn’t like paying rent, but he does like living in Manhattan. So what does he do? He lives in a van down by the river, literally. I spent a few hours with Jimmy and let him speak his mind. — by Sean Dunne
We didn’t even know anyone still listened to the Insane Clown Posse, aka the worst band on earth. I guess we were wrong. The “most misunderstood people of all time”—they call themselves Juggalos—have been gathering annually for a decade to huff Draino, watch live wrestling, gang-bang ‘Juggalettes’,’ and listen to a lot of shitty music […]
Cancel your Thursday night plans, Brooklyn Bowl will be the place to be. Celebrating 10 years of giving you the digital goods, Insound is throwing themselves a birthday party that is sure to make you move. Show starts at 6pm and you’ll be enjoying the likes of our favorite local musical peeps: First off, The […]
Aquarium Drunkard sent out a “faded out late summer mix” called Weird Summer today, and while I can’t comment on it yet b/c it’s still downloading (shakes fist at slow internet), it does have some great bands packed into its 80mb. Track list below the jump and download link posted at GvB.
Future Saturday Night Live elaborate poop sketch writer and stand-up comedian Hannibal Buress will be performing at Royal Oak tonight at 8:30. Come learn what is up with those Fire SUV’s!
Who knew Joy Division would translate so well to an orchestra of steel drums being transported on a flatbed truck? [via]
A group of Jews create a Golem to fight the Williamsburg hipsters in this video by Stephen Levinson and Jason Reich, starring Jonathan Katz. The Golem’s really funny! And as Curbed notes, “Trustafarians, golems and gentrification gags are all accounted for” in this book trailer for The Jewish Body.
Well, we’ve got the answer! One part Rude Dude, and Todd P Goes to Austin director, Jay Buim will be DJing at Legion Bar with special guest The Eradicator (aka Dustin from Best Fwends)– it’s a last minute thing, y’all… So go pack the place! Oh and, karaoke in the back too! Here’s a little […]