San Francisco based Kill Rock Stars signee Grass Widow played their first of two ToddP shows at the Old Firehouse/DCTV last night. A video edit of said show featuring the songs ‘Shadow’ and ‘Uncertain Memory’ off of their new album ‘Past Time’ can be found below, along with details for tonight’s outing at Monster Island […]
Archives for September 2010
I was pretty excited to hear a soul cover of “Wake Up.” With it’s hopefulness and positive energy I was really hoping this would be a banger. But I guess when the original is so huge sounding, anything else will always seem to fall flat. But if anyone can get away with this cover, I’ll […]
NPR is currently streaming the new Sufjan record in its entirety. You can check it out here.
HBO’s “Bored to Death” takes place all over Brooklyn, and stars Jason Schwartzman, Zach Galifianakis, and Ted Danson. Show writer Jonathan Ames spoke about his life and love of the burrough at the premiere screening of the second season of the witty detective-comedy. From NITESIDE: Jonathan Ames
Attention all sneakerheads! Animal Collective’s Avey Tare has designed a shoe! And you know what? It’s pretty dope. This design comes as part of Animal Collective’s collaboration with Keep apparel company. And of course this is not just a labor of love of fashion and freshness, it is also for a cause. All proceeds are […]
If you’re in Williamsburg this evening – and even if you’re not – make you’re way to the Knitting Factory at 10:00PM for a screening of Jen Senko and Fiore DeRosa’s new documentary, The Vanishing City. It chronicles the recent transformation of New York into a city dominated by luxurious property development – a trend […]
“Tortillas On The Creek” is a monthly series of benefit shows to support the clean up of Newton Creek, promoted by Newton Radio and hosted by Tortilleria Mexicana Los Hermanos at 271 Starr Street. Last night’s performers included Snakes Say Hisss, I’m Turning Into, Sweet Bulbs and Blank Dogs. A 2 song video montage of […]
What are you doing this weekend? Why not go see some art shows? Friday Night: At FactoryFresh the crazy/weird/surreal show “seenoevilseenoevilsee evil” is opening – featuring work by Jeremiah Maddock, Daniel Trocchio and Amanda Wong. All three are showing crazy hypnotic and colorful pieces, ranging from drawings to paintings to video. And then, Saturday! Artist-run […]
Earlier this summer, Here We Go Magic released Pigeons— a record heavy in a certain new wave dreaminess and experimental twang, like the opening line of the album’s first single, “Collector”, which succeeds in almost fooling us into believing we’re listening to a Fiery Furnaces song until, of course, a third syllable breaks loose. It’s […]
Spotted on the west-bound L train Lorimer St. platform.