Our favorite, drunk frat bro, Mac Demarco, announces new EP with another goofy video

As usual, we’re looking forward to this one!

A week and a half ago, I watched as the unreformed Canadian goof Mac DeMarco drew an impressive crowd at Coachella. [Read more...]

Top 5 shows of the weekend

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The weather looks like it should be pretty nice again this weekend, and yes the L train still sucks, but you can work around it. Remember to hit up the Numero pop-up store and load up on records. After enjoying the outdoors during the day, there are some fine evening options for you. [Read more...]

You can’t watch Game of Thrones at Videology anymore

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Not sure why HBO has singled out Videology, but you’re going to have to find a new place to watch naked redheads get torn apart by wolves:

HBO has sent a letter to Williamsburg bar Videology telling them not to show Game of Thrones episodes on Sunday nights. “They said that it’s not allowed to be shown in a public setting,” says the bar’s co-owner, James Leet. It’s the first time the bar has been asked not to screen a particular show… [Read more...]

This weekend: Brooklyn Zine Fest comes to Brooklyn Heights

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Stranger Than Bushwick, Jeremy Nguyen

We’re excited about this event which will feature over 150 zine artists including local favorites like Stranger Than Bushwick:

Brooklyn Zine Fest 2015 will be held on Saturday, April 25th & Sunday, April 26th, 2015 (from 11am to 6pm both days) at Brooklyn Historical Society in Brooklyn Heights. [Read more...]

This One Goes To Eleven: Weekly metal roundup

tribulation Come for the metal. Stay for the metal. By now you know the drill, so let’s just get to it.

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Uber offering L train relief with $5 ‘Uber pools’ to and from Williamsburg

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Why do you insist on making it so hard for us to hate you, Uber, you opportunistic bastards?

Transportation options between Manhattan and North Brooklyn will be limited over the next 5 weekends. Not only does this put a wrench in your brunch plans, but it causes a major disruption for local business. [Read more...]

Top 5 shows of the weekend

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Don’t forget that L train has forsaken us this weekend (and for the next 5 weekends afterwards). Fret not, for once that crushing realisation subsides you can perk up in the knowledge that any efforts to battle this inconvenience will be rewarded with some fine entertainment.

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Over the Counter: This Week in New and Interesting Music

institute“Over the Counter” is a column focused on new and interesting music that isn’t heavily featured on major music blogs. In this edition: Institute, Collapsing Scenery, Shark? and Prurient. [Read more...]