I met up with my boy Layton(drummer from The Courtesy Tier) Friday night so we could catch a couple of sets at the Knitting Factory. First on the bill was Wild International. Other than that table in the middle of the stage messing up my shots these dudes were very entertaining. I couldn’t predict any […]
Archives for September 2012
Grub Street highlights a few of their top dishes. We were there last week and loved the Kale and Bread Salad and the Grilled Octopus — and don’t miss their amazing biscuits with apple butter at brunch. As mentioned, former Northern Spy Food Co. chef Nathan Foot is now installed at Calyer, where’s he retooled […]
Andy Warhol is alive and well and Williamsburg Fashion Weekend is in full swing. Watch video edits of all of last night’s designers below. Details for tonight’s affair at Windmill Studios at 287 Kent Ave can be found after the jump.
From Pitchfork: At first, we were all like “oh haha look at this funny video of this cat ‘singing’ Collective Soul’s ‘Shine’.” But then Girl Talk’s publicist confirmed that yes, it actually is Gillis’ own pet cat in the video. Which brings it to a whole other level of awesome.
From DNA: Brooklyn has a proud history of brewing, and the craft is making a comeback in a major way, with breweries and distilleries dotting the borough. In fact, seven are within walking distance in Red Hook and Sunset Park, and three others are a short hop away in Greenpoint and Williamsburg. To highlight this […]
Listen to it all here.
Now the whole concept of Brooklyn (according to this dude) is a negative thing. Brooklyn has a downside. Those who abandon their RMS [Regional Music Scene] to come to Brooklyn risk co-option by an aesthetic Borg. Things get mushy. There’s too much input, and there’s not a lot that’s not known. Somebody’s band sounds like […]
We can’t wait to try it! Giggity: the wildly popular San Francisco sausage grill Rosamunde is now officially slinging meat on Williamsburg’s Southside, in the space formerly occupied by the sexy Savalas and, briefly, the snooty Masten Lake. This place has “smash hit” written all over it: the track record is proven, price is right […]
CHUG THAT RED BULL, GRAB THAT PAINTBRUSH, AND WERK! Red Bull has come up with a really cool art competition – turn a standard Red Bull refrigerator and turn it into a work of art. Or, as Red Bull puts it: “The medium? A Red Bull refrigerator (covered in canvas). The mission: Create.” And create […]