Forget being a foodie, the new NEW Brooklyn trend is producing a web series. There is Broad City, with its fancy New York Times profile and comparisons to HBO’s Girls. There is I Hate Being Single with its Upright Citizen’s Brigade cast and now there is Nights in UltraViolet, who borrowed actors from both shows […]
A dance party in a Greenpoint church basement that happens every week. Apparently, these dance parties are all the rage in Australia. Your very own is working on a video about NLNL and will be filming tonight.
Personally, I’m going through a brussel sprouts smothered in dijon mustard phase but this truffled honey mustard on a pretzel doesn’t sound so bad. Maybe we can get a mayonnaise fest next? The First Annual Brooklyn Mustard Festival is happening Saturday, April 28th, in the beer garden at T.B.D. Bar in Greenpoint, Brooklyn from 12-5. […]
Our friends over at Brooklyn Bass are throwing themselves a one year anniversary party that you should probably go to tonight. Its free! From the invite: As part of our one year anniversary, Brooklyn Bass will be hosting a night of House, Bass, and Techno music, starting the evening off right with DJ sets from […]
Our fancy friends over at Hella Bitter are throwing a launch party this Friday to show off their new fancy cart that maybe you helped build with a donation to their Kickstarter. This would be a good time to go and try the Vanilla Kumquat bitters, if I may so humbly recommend a bitter. We’re […]
Have you ignored the protest thinking this was a short-lived fluke? Woken up and realized the protest is almost three weeks in and getting as much coverage as Jobs’ death? Realized its time to catch up so you have something to say over the water cooler? Here is a primer, folks. It is far from […]
Commuters that use the Williamsburg Bridge know the recent construction is making a melee on the Manhattan side. Walkers, runners, bikers and the assholes on nominally motorized scooters all are forced through a tiny, blind spot-ridden hell. Unfortunately, the end of construction will not alleviate these issues. The Department of Transportation released the above rendering […]
Brooklyn Boulders is the only reason I go to South Brooklyn for weeks at a time. Their birthday party this weekend looks worth a trip on the G. From the invite: MASSIVE GIVEAWAYS FROM: Eastern Mount Sports & Adidas Outdoor Chef Master Nieves on the grill. Sheep Station bartenders at the tap. Brooklyn Brewery on […]
I’ll spare you from all the “This is nothing compared to where I’m from” triteness our Californian friends put us through during the earthquake. I’ve learned my lesson after talking shit about a little hurricane named Katrina that caused barely more than a drizzle over southwest Florida but subsequently destroyed New Orleans. Here are the […]
Coma Cinema – Business as Usual from Micah Van Hove on Vimeo. It’s like the Tree of Life previews met drugs. Also, Coma Cinema is currently offering free downloads for four of their albums. Go crazy.