A big week for big sounds and bigger narratives. Let’s fire up the feels machine and get to it. WHAT TO HEAR: Leading us off this week is the first new music from Boston post-sludge legends Cave In, Final Transmission (Hyrdra Head), in over eight years. While cause for celebration, the circumstances surrounding the release […]
It’s that time of year again. The tradition that started in 2011 returns this Friday as over 300 artists show their work across the neighborhood. From June 8 – 9, dozens of studios and creative spaces throughout Greenpoint will open their doors, allowing visitors to peruse the work of local artists free of charge. The […]
Again, apologies for the intermittent nature of this section for the next month or two. I’m here this week and so are a few new records, however, so let’s not waste any more time on pleasantries (or lack thereof.) WHAT TO HEAR: First up this week is Old Star (Peaceville Records), the new LP from […]
The iconic English band headlined Saint Vitus last week with The Pink Slips. If you missed it, you’re in luck because we have the full set captured for posterity below.
Another week, another This Goes to Eleven. It’s business as usual here at corporate HQ, so punch in and get in the pit.
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Your favorite outdoor drinking spot is set to open this week. Wednesday May 1 to be exact (weather permitting). With Greenpoint Ale and Northern Territory both closed, we’re delighted that the Barge bar remains open. It looks like opening day may be a bit of a washout, but the weekend looks more promising. The Brooklyn […]
Two new bars have opened close to the Greenpoint Ave. G stop in Greenpoint. Sama Street is a new cocktail bar on Manhattan Ave. with small plates. More from Greenpoint Post: A new Asian-inspired cocktail lounge opened last week on Manhattan Avenue. Sama Street, located at 988 Manhattan Ave. in north Greenpoint, is the brainchild […]
Apologies in advance for the impending sportiness of this section over the next few months. I have my 30th birthday, several weddings, a bunch of work stuff, and a cross-country studio trip for my band all on the ol’ Google calendar. But when I’m here, I’ll do my best to spit up one of these, […]
Actually they REALLY won’t since the changes “may entail waiting 40 minutes for an L train.” The MTA is warning that there will be long waits and trains too crowded to board at “certain times.” And don’t even get us started on the bus situation on 14th Street — critics of the plans worry that they will crawl […]