We’ve always given Black Mountain lots of love over here. Their last, In the Future, was one of my favorites from 2008. I must say, this new, strangely poppy and chirpily produced single has piqued my interest. It’s much more straightforward than what we’re used to hearing from the band. Still, it left me wondering […]
You may have noticed that we updated our food and drink listings a few months ago. Now you can search for a restaurant from our home page or visit our listings section. Some people missed the old version, where all restaurants and bars appeared on the same page. But given how many businesses now exist […]
And as a tipster points out, is that a 4 bit endless summer taco truck and the american apparel on north 6th?
This show has actually been up for a bit, but I just got around to seeing it. Do yourself a favor and check it out before it’s gone in a few days. 100 Records is the culmination of a massive year long project by artist and musician Sonny Smith, front man of the group Sonny […]
Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis: Sean Penn from Between Two Ferns
From Nathan Kensinger Photography: The landscape of Williamsburg, Brooklyn has been radically transformed in the last decade. Located at the epicenter of New York City’s recent development boom, the neighborhood saw countless industrial buildings and row houses torn down by developers. In their place, dozens of luxury condominium towers were constructed, permanently altering the skyline. […]
We first heard about this label because we’re longtime fans of Ducktails. As you can see/hear below, Olde English Spelling Bee is putting out some stellar music and they’re never stingy with the reverb. Order away here. Pigeons “The Paradise” from OLDE ENGLISH SPELLING BEE on Vimeo.
From Lady Jays to Hachi, it’s hard to keep up with all the openings on Grand Street East. As Zagat Buzz reports, there are going to be a few more: A branch of Singas Famous Pizza has opened, as evidenced by the rainbow-flagged photo above. The Elmhurst based-chain specializes in personal-sized, thick-crust pizzas (512 Grand St.; 718-782-2100).Just […]
Tech nerds will rejoice because this interactive film showcases the potential of HTML5. For everyone else, this interactive video is a pretty cool film featuring the music of The Arcade Fire. Make sure you enter your real childhood address. We were dubious too, but it’s worth it to get the full effect. (Best viewed in […]