Apologies once again for the inconsistency of this section over the past few weeks. Life has been almost exclusively throwing sliders in the dirt of late, which—when combined with non-metal endeavors like Northside Festival—have conspired to keep your weekly updates semi-weekly. Here’s hoping we can get back in our d-beat groove…
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— jesse hoover (@jesse_hoover) June 21, 2016
Joining a long list of celebrities including Beyonce, Jay-Z and Bill Clinton, Jennifer Anniston had a meal at Roberta’s last night:
A-lister Jennifer Aniston, the ultimate Friends star, the stripper/mother from Meet The Millers and an unforgettable sex-hungry boss from Horrible Bosses, made an appearance in Bushwick/East Williamsburg yesterday at around 8 p.m. She was headed for Roberta’s, tells us Jesse Hover, who posted a video of the star on Twitter. [Read more...]
Hot off their recent appearance at Mysteryland USA, BangOn!NYC returns with their 54th production – an appropriately themed Studio 54 party – with enough disco steam to send you jetting into a boogie wonderland. Dust off those gold hot pants, knot that tiny halter and live again because BangOn’s Short Shorts party is taking over two Brooklyn rooftops next Saturday, June 25th, and you have a chance to win a pair of tickets to this swingin’ event.
Get groovy to the sounds of BangOn!NYC’s resident DJs, The Golden Pony and Dirty Looks, as well as Mark Starr of the Dirtybird Players and Fort Knox Five. This event is sure to erupt into a full disco inferno with the help of roller skating performance artists, an Andy-Warhol Polaroid Booth, immersive wraparound projections, disco-inspired art installations and much more!
Enter for your chance to win a pair of tickets to the most happenin’ party in NYC! You must be 21 or older to enter.
299 Vandervoort Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11237. L train to Jefferson St.
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From Resident Advisor:
The intimate Brooklyn venue was shut down by police on Friday during a Northside Festival event where Fade To Mind artist MikeQ was scheduled to headline. The following day the club’s management tweeted that they would be closed “for a few days.” Now they’ve confirmed that the closure could last a month-and-a-half, if not more. [Read more...]
Summer was well and truly ushered in this last weekend as the Northside Festival concluded its 8th year. With a 400+ roster of bands among dozens of venues, there was no shortage of entertainment; Free Williamsburg staff made a credible stab at doing as much as possible, and our thoughts are below – the best sets, what we sadly missed, and looking to the future. All photos by Chris Quartly