Christmas time really is here! I know it might be hard to tell in the middle of all this rain and crap weather, but I ate some gingerbread cookies last night and there are tons of lights up on the Avenues. So there is really no denying it. Add this Mayer Hawthorne track to all […]
Archives for December 2010
And suddenly it feels like 1998 again.
I can’t think of any better way to spend a Saturday afternoon in mid-December than bro-ing down at a hardcore show at ABC No Rio. And we’re in luck! Tomorrow “the godfathers of technical, melodic metal/hardcore!” Shai Hulud are stopping by the small venue. You might want to stay in tonight and freshen up on […]
As if the recent opening of Brooklyn Mac wasn’t enough… From the organizer: Funds will go towards us staging a hilariously awesome and delicious circus—-slated for Summer 2011 production. It’s called, “Halo of Bees.” $10 to eat. $25 to compete.
Food, drinks, live music and an 8pm auction to raise funds for our friends at Evolutionary Organics, whose barn just burned down. A year’s worth of photos from the farm will be on display. Sponsors include Brooklyn Brewery, Evolutionary Organics, the Goddamn Cobras, Red Jacket Orchards, and musical by Two Lost Turkeys. Conveniently right off […]
We’ve been eating the amazing brunch at Le Comptoir for months and have eagerly been waiting for the day that they’re allowed to legally serve booze, which has finally arrived. In addition to the free flowing booze, dinner will also be offered (who can eat dinner without liquor)! Below is a sneak peek at their […]
Utilizing guitar, loops, samples and vocals, Deakin builds a delicate balance between discord and ambience. Crackling with emotion, songs engulf him in chiming, clockwork sounds. From within this nebula, Deakin’s voice emerges, clear eyed and focused, while earthy, foot-stomp rhythms unfold slowly and powerfully, reaching towards an expression beyond language. Josh Dibb did recently announce […]
These days talk of China’s rising world status seems to go on ad infinitum, whereas I’ve posted about their drinking habits and view of the War on Terrorism lately, but I must admit I am most impressed with the dedication Chinese scientists have now taken in dressing up in panda costumes to decrease the ‘human […]
Ever think to yourself, “Sure, Matt and Kim are great if I want to sit around smiling all day, but what if I want to shake my ass?” I think Beastie Boy Mike D thought that. Which is why he offered up this remix of Sidewalks standout track “Cameras.” It really gets at the immediacy […]