The best song of last summer FINALLY gets a proper video. Watch below and relive the magic.
Archives for June 2011
Indie rock is such an overused term that defining it and charting the genre’s evolution is almost impossible, but with his new film Just Gimme Indie Rock!: The Story of an Underground Uprising, Brad Katz is attempting to do just that. Just Gimme will cover indie music history of the past 40 years, from genre […]
Everyone knows that cats are all the rage right now (and always), so whoever named brand spankin’ new Lovecat Mag was right on the money! The beauties and the beastlies came out to the Darby in droves for the launch of this limited edition female fashion model fanzine. Hawt?
The best and worst part of the 2011 Northside Festival is the 250+ amazing musicians contemporaneously pitted against each other throughout the various stages of Williamsburg, Greenpoint and Bushwick. While all these bands deserve your love, the capacity to attend every show and nurse the previous night’s hangover with another [several rounds of] PBR and […]
Bushwick can’t have all the fun. Luckily, Northside Open Studios joins the 2011 Northside Festival to showcase over 150 artists throughout Williamsburg and Greenpoint. For a full schedule, visit the Official Northside Open Studios Site. Here are some picks for your cultural consideration:
Why not break up the music monotony with some visual indie stimulation? Northside introduces the Do-It-Yourself Film Festival hosted by Union Docs, where emerging filmmakers will showcase shorts and features before a jury comprised of local luminaries. The winner will score a coveted Northside Rooftop Films screening among other prizes. The screening series at indieScreen […]
This year, Northside introduces the Ideas Festival, featuring panels geared toward “Creators” and “Innovators.” Because let’s face it – your art form is nice and all, but you ain’t gonna make it rain without the bizness. For a full schedule, visit the Official 2011 Northside Festival Site. Here are some picks on learning how to play […]
Police arrested two men attempting to climb the Williamsburg Bridge for a photo shoot reports the Daily News. Everybody loves the view from the bridge but James Stafford of Connecticut, and Brice Farrell of Maryland wanted to find that perfect spot for their snap shots. Around 3 a.m. NYPD Aviation Unit officers spotted the urban […]
In keeping with the organic trend, The Burger Guru eatery is scheduled to open for business tomorrow. The Burger Guru’s founders have pledged to cook their burgers in the style of their grandfather from Greece. In addition to offering meat burgers, there will also be a few veggie options available. They say: After years of […]
My Social List is happy to partner with Freewilliamsburg to bring you the next seven days’ most buzzed-about New York shows, as well as new shows going on sale this week. My Social List tracks nine of the most popular music blogs and aggregates mentions of bands to create weekly Top 10 Lists of the […]