Greetings! The weather is looking fine this weekend and if you’re looking for something to do outside of a show (shock horror!), I’d recommend going to the Vendy Awards on Governors Island. The annual event brings together some of the best street vendors the city has to offer and is for a good cause, raising money […]
Newton Creek may be polluted and radioactive, but the views sure are fantastic. This weekend, have a drink on its shores with NBBC, who are hosting a fundraiser. NBBC’s Rock the Pulaski Party is coming! The September fundraiser at your community boat club brings bands, food, fire, and fellowship to the shores of Newtown Creek! […]
Friday marks the first day of fall! Holy hell, the season went by fast. But you know what they say – time flies when you’re having fun! And just because you had to say goodbye to summer Fridays, it doesn’t mean that the good times can’t keep rolling. Don’t believe me? Check out this week’s […]
It’s been a little over a week since Octfest descended on Governors Island, but we’re still feeling funky. Despite a truly rainy forecast, the grounds stayed firm and not too muddy during the international beer and music festival presented by Pitchfork and October. Over two days, several thousand guests enjoyed world class music all while […]
Who better to ring in the first of day of fall than international tastemaker, Jamie Jones? Paradise New York returns to The Brooklyn Mirage on September 22nd, and we are floating on air just thinking about it! Come to think of it – fall in NYC really is a slice of heaven itself. The perpetual feeling of […]
Greetings, please don’t forget to vote today (and if you still don’t know what’s going on, perhaps this handy guide can help). You can reward yourself afterwards by making plans for a show.
And just like that, the end of summer is upon us. It’s been a swell one, full of rooftops and courtyards and festivals and all of those things that get us through the big, bad northeastern winter. Just writing about it makes me feel warm and fuzzy. Lucky for us, it’s looking like the weekend […]
If you’ve never been, TASTE is a great opportunity to sample cuisine from some of North Brooklyn’s best restaurants. The event is on September 16th, from 1-5 p.m. in Williamsburg at East River State Park. Best of all, proceeds from the event will go to benefit the Firehouse North Brooklyn Community Center. Check out the […]
This Monday, be sure to swing by Rough Trade in Williamsburg for the book release party of Burning Down the Haus: Punk Rock, Revolution, and the Fall of the Berlin Wall. The book chronicles the East Berlin punk movement of the late 70s and 80s, leading up to the fall of the Berlin Wall. In addition […]
We’ve barely touched September, and my inbox is already drowning in new fall releases. A good problem to have, but a problem nonetheless. Let’s get these things covered so I can delete some emails, please.