I’ve been a “social smoker” since the age of, hmmm, thirteen, and when I say smoker, I mean cigarettes. I’m not trying to say that one is cooler than the other, or rather cool at all, to be honest I can’t muscle the snarkiness right now. I can’t even begin to argue the health risk […]
Archives for September 2009
Earlier this month, Pitchfork blurbed about Brooklyn’s (can I say icons yet?) TV on the Radio taking a break, which of course made us a little weepy, but also pretty excited on the solo front. Guitarist/vocalist Kyp Malone kicks off his solo tour as Rain Machine tonight at the Bell House. The debut album will […]
Earlier this summer, we all had a chance to enjoy Bushwick Open Studios— A time when people who looked like they definitely didn’t live in Bushwick walked around checking out the local galleries and studios, confusing the inhabitants of my Morgan L stop block. Although initially disorienting, BOS ’09 gave us the opportunity to enjoy […]
Since Friday’s video premiere of Glass Ghost‘s “Like A Diamond” over at The Music Slut, it has become the theme song to my uselessness this weekend. Now, press repeat and take a nap with us: Mark your calendars and be sure to pick up the Glass Ghost debut LP, Idol Omen, from the good folks […]
At this point we’ve all seen Lady Gaga’s outfits for the VMAs, and we’ve all questioned her gender and outrageous behavior. And like John Norris, I’m a fan of the indie scene and not so much, well, anything you’d probably see on MTV these days, but Lady Gaga is a force and I’d be a […]
Going on right now, and again tomorrow from 12pm-8pm, in the mobile Stand Alone Gallery in front of Artist and Fleas, the awesome Seasick Mama is presenting a verbal declaration of sorts. Well, using the words of some of our favorite locals, including The L Magazine, Impose, and Peru Ana Ana Peru, and displaying their […]
North 5th and Bedford
We apologize in advance for posting this, because it is the dumbest shit we have ever seen, and therefore hysterical.
Photo via Ben5000 on Flickr Hugs. What are you, uh, trying to say here, buddy? I might be going out on a limb but it appears that you have turned your bunker-like bar into an exclusive tree fort that excludes “certain patrons,” as Gothamist puts it. No fitted hats? No sports attire? No long white […]
Quick notice: If you’ve got something going on this weekend, or are looking for something to do, head over to our Facebook page and let everybody know. So far it looks like you can see everyone from Organs to “the greatest all-japanese-girl punk/metal band EVER,” The Hard Nips. This thread is helpful.