This Sunday, our friends over at the blog And I Am Not Lying are putting on their first live show with storytelling, burlesque and lots more. The always hilarious Moth regular, Jeff Simmermon, will be on board so head on out and give them some love. Check out Jeff in action after the jump.
Archives for December 2010
Fuck you if you don’t like Christmas:
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church is the place to be on Saturday for those who make visual art or just like to look at it. Saturday from 12pm-8pm the house of worship at 275 N. 8th Street between Havemeyer Street and Union Avenue, will host indy comic book illustrators, painters, designers, and craftspersons in […]
At first glance, one could try and dream up the sounds of Diamond Rings— a name derived by one man show John O’Regan, explaining the dichotomy of his “multi-faceted and tough” yet thoroughly “glitz and glam” range. Yes, there is Diamond Rings’ certain showmanship quality, reminiscent of a sexy hipster Hedwig, but more importantly, the […]
An exercise in getting over the mid-week downers and cold weather. This is what we are all doing this weekend. MIRACLES CLUB – “CHURCH SONG” from Mexican Summer on Vimeo. Does anyone know where I can get that sunglasses hoodie?
Style.com trotted around the neighborhood recently with British model/VJ/personality Alexa Chung, and produced a cutesy video in which she proclaims her love for Brooklyn and her perspective on the differences in culture and style between London, Manhattan and Brooklyn: Is he in MGMT? Isn’t he in MGMT? That’s the kind of shit that goes down […]
It’s no Adam Sandler, but Hasidic reggae musician, Matisyahu released a special song for this holiday season. It even includes a vague lesson in the history of the holiday in the video. On NPR’s All Things Considered today, Matisyahu described the relationship between his faith and reggae, why he loves Hanukkah so much, and played an acoustic version […]
Hendrick’s Gin takes over Gallery 151 Space next Monday for a five day-long event. “Fireside Chats in the Enchanted Forest of Curiosities”, as the soiree is dubbed, promises nights of intrigue centered around food (co-sposonsors include the nonprofit Share Our Strength and Eater) and comedy (“performances” from UCB and The Onion) inside an “enchanted indoor forest”. There […]
Not everyone knew you could grow a beard for a competition – some of us are just lazy and hate shaving or want to keep warm for the winter. Nevertheless, a lot of Brooklynites have amassed quite an impressive bunch of hair on their faces. This Saturday, they can get a chance to show off […]