Say what you will about the photos (I know I know, shooting square photos of dressed-up Brooklynites is pretty much a double negative) for L Magazine’s article on a perfect V-day weekend in Brooklyn, but I think they are lovely shots with a few good weekend ideas behind them. Anyone know who did them?
Archives for February 2011
I can’t believe it’s been three years since we last heard from them, but Fleet Foxes finally have a new record Helplessness Blues, scheduled to drop May 3rd. Sub Pop has been kind enough to release the record’s first single “Helplessness Blues.” The track is exactly what you expect from the band — sun-drenched folk […]
Disco bassline, fireworks, jumping on cardboard boxes – count us in! This video for “New Beat” from Toro y Moi’s upcoming Underneath the Pine is sun-drenched and looks like a ton of fun. UPDATE: Force Field PR gave us the heads up that the video is actually a fake, released without permission… so we removed […]
The Bloomberg administration and City Council have a new plan to help New York residents along the water deal with crowded subways and fewer bus routes. A new and improved ferry service is scheduled to provide all day service along the East River starting in June. The ferries are getting a guaranteed $9 million in […]
At the top of many a Best of 2010 list, Clinging to a Scheme marked the return of Sweden’s The Radio Dept.– a band which has fused dreamy indie-pop with new wave subtleties in a perfect cult-following fashion since their first release in 2003. Unlike fellow Swedes that have made big headlines for dance moves in […]
That Groundhog did not see his shadow. Which, despite Brooklyn’s streets being transformed into ice rinks, means spring is almost here. To celebrate, you can watch every Ned Ryerson scene from Groundhog Day.
I’m still a little torn on Odd Future (aka Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All aka OFWGKTA). I want to be in on it and support their gimmick and recognize their rapping prowess. But their tunes are just filled with so much homophobia and violence and hate that it is really hard for me […]