In desperate need of a remedy for you holiday-weekend-hangover hangover? Well, you’re in luck, because today’s edition comes with a double-dose of bludgeoning, blackened relief. Marking the music industry’s semi-standardized move from a Tuesday to Friday release slate, this week drags both the final batch of traditional releases (RIP) and the first Friday rollout with […]
Archives for July 2015
Tex-Mex gets a bad name in this town, but with the opening of El Cortez in Bushwick that may begin to change. From Eater: The Commodore’s Stephen Tanner and Chris Young have a new big space called El Cortez. The team sort of intentionally ignores any notion about what a Mexican place “should” be, and […]
As if the announcement of the Holy Ship lineup wasn’t enough to rock all of our Monday boats, there’s plenty more reasons that it’s hard as eff to get anything done today. Owsla hardstyle/bass artist Valentino Khan will be gracing Brooklyn with his very awesome presence this Wednesday, 7/8, when he headlines at Output.
According to the Daily Mail, Williamsburg’s newest intern is none other than Malia Obama: Malia was spotted on the set of Girls on Thursday and reportedly has landed a summer internship with Lena Dunham’s critically-acclaimed HBO show, TMZ revealed. The soon-to-be 17-year-old, whose birthday is on Saturday, was seen at the Aurora Ristorante in Brooklyn […]
Sadly, this is a fitting metaphor for what’s happening throughout Brooklyn. On 247 Starr St., near the Jefferson L train stop, a billboard plastered with AT&T ads covers a mural where the “Bushwick Collective” signature can still be spotted in the corner. Movie posters and more AT&T ads were recently put on the side of […]
I guess something is happening this weekend, right? Something about independence day, I forget, I did watch that documentary with Will Smith all those years ago. There are some fireworks to see as well. If you’re just looking to rock out with hopefully an extra day off to enjoy, we’ve got you covered too.
This year, Macy’s will be having fireworks at two separate locations: 1.) a double barge barge just south of the Brooklyn Bridge, and 2.) at a series of barges between East 23rd and 42nd Streets. Unlike last year, where it was hard to see much of anything from North Brooklyn, the Williamsburg and Greenpoint waterfront […]
Starting this month, Williamsburg’s Farm on Kent will begin hosting events on the lot adjacent to the Domino Sugar Factory, at South Fourth and North Kent. The first event is this Saturday, as visitors are encouraged to come watch the fireworks beside the East River and Williamsburg Bridge: We’ve been spreading soil and plants throughout […]