So I guess it’s true. Relish is closed. A reader who was there after Sunday’s Pool Party writes: “I was there last night after attending the waterfront party on N. 8th and the waitress very sadly informed us that it was their last night open. One of the waiters noticed me taking pictures of the […]
Archives for July 2010
We’ve been hearing rumors that Relish, the great little diner (+yard) on North 3rd and Wythe, closed over the weekend. A friend of mine was at the bar when an all-hands staff meeting was called. When the bartender returned, he asked, as if he had just lost his job, “Anybody want some shots?”. The L […]
Overheard in a Berlin Cafe: “Any advice for somebody wanting to start a record label?” the young man said. “It’s a nightmare, but we’re all gonna die, and you might as well do something you love,” answered Grant C. Dull, founder of ZZK Records, the premier record label in Buenos Aires, Argentina, which specializes in […]
This rabbit, perhaps technically called a “hare,” was jamming out at a pop-up rave in McCarren Park on Sunday. It’s wearing a handkerchief! Forget dogs and cats, hares are in.
And it’s almost as jugtarded as last year’s infomercial. Needless to say, the excitement is building this year given the release of the hit single Miracles. As an added bonus, The Insane Clown Posse is going to explain how magnets work. See you there.
Matt and Kim – Siren 2010 – Lessons Learned/Yea Yeah from Big Ass Lens on Vimeo. Big Ass Lens explains the gonzo nature of the video: The decision to go gonzo with our coverage this year was not without it’s problems. Barely half way through the crowd, we were accosted by an older fellow who […]
Watch it here. Raekwan’s on now, but here’s the rest of Saturday’s schedule: 5:15 The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion 6:15 Wolf Parade 7:25 Panda Bear 8:30 LCD Soundsystem And Sunday: 1:00 Allá 1:45 Cass McCombs 2:30 Girls 3:20 Beach House 4:15 Lightning Bolt 5:15 St. Vincent 6:15 Major Lazer 7:25 Big Boi 8:30 Pavement
SATURDAY 88 and Sunny has probably already brought half the ‘burg down to Coney Island for Siren Fest to see Surfer Blood and Harlem and many others. And that’s not a bad choice to be sure. But here are a few others in case you don’t feel like putting a stickpin in your peppermint tie […]
The woman who bodyslammed her dog on the street at North 7th and Driggs after proclaiming to be the “Queen of Brooklyn” has been charged with pot possession and animal tourture. No word as to if the dog survived the ordeal.