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.
Happy Labor Day weekend, everyone. Here’s the last little bit of labor you’ll see from me until Tuesday.
The wait is over. That is, unless you’re currently standing in line waiting for a slice at Paulie’s new slice shop in Greenpoint. After teasing us for months, the new pizza joint opened on Tuesday night serving a limited menu. Delivery is coming soon, we’re told. More from Eater: The more casual, counter-service spin-off from Paul […]
Alas, tonight is the final concert at Greenpoint’s House of Vans. We’re going to miss the concert series but they are going out with a bang with headliner Interpol. RSVP is closed, but if you have a pass make sure you get their early since admittance is not guaranteed. Interpol just released a new video […]
After a much-needed nature sabbatical, This One Goes to Eleven is back and up to its neck in hot, rotting garbage. Let’s get to this before I leave again and never come back.
Bar Beau is now open in Williamsburg. It’s a cafe by day that serves fancy cocktails and small plates at night. Just Opened has more: Bar Beau is the latest project by Claire Chan (of West Village café The Elk), where cozy coffee shop vibe meets trendy bistro-style bar…Moving away from a menu with small, […]
Alas, the final two House of Vans shows are upon us. As mentioned before, Deerhunter, Circuit Des Yeux, and Standing on the Corner will be performing at the Greenpoint venue tonight. Then next week on Aug 24, the concert series comes to an end with Interpol, Gang Gang Dance and Honduras. Both shows begin at […]
It’s another slowish release week, but I’m getting hell out of dodge next weekend and don’t want to leave you hanging for two weeks. Onward into the flames… WHAT TO HEAR: First up this week is Sounds From the Vortex (Nuclear Blast), the debut full-length from ‘90s melodic death revivalists, The Spirit. Seeing wider re-release […]
The dog days are here and the release slate proves it, so let’s keep this brief so we can all get out there and enjoy what’s left of summer.
UPDATE: They made an arrest: Kevin McLean, 46, was arrested on the evening of July 27 and faces charges of robbery, attempted assault, reckless endangerment, and attempted murder after a road rage incident by the intersection of Norman and McGuinness Boulevards six days ago… The victim managed to survive the near crash, and was treated […]