On the night of May 6th, a sold out Baby’s All Right witnessed both the triumphant return of and what may also very well have been our sweaty and raucous goodbye to New York favorites, SKATERS. SKATERS soundtracked my college years in the city and produced many of my favorite shows—and least favorite hangovers—of my […]
Still processing the news that Chris Cornell died today, Soundgarden have always been a huge favourite. I’ll be in Lisbon this weekend on a much needed break but I’m still trying not to be disappointed at missing some of these. Anyway, I’ll console myself with seafood and wine and you enjoy yourselves with bass, guitars, […]
The House of Vans concert series begins tonight with the newly-reunited Digable Planets and opener Joey Purp. RSVP is closed, but if you were lucky enough to get on the list, this promises to be a fun show. Beach Fossils is playing June 1, so be sure to RSVP for that show on Monday. House […]
Donald Trump just released classified intelligence to Russia. So what if doomsday is right around the corner? It’s not going to stop us from having a good time before everything is blown to smithereens! Okay, that was morbid. But seriously, if it weren’t for all of these amazing shows to keep me distracted, I might […]
I’m going to shut up and let the music do the talking this week, there’s a little nostalgia sprinkled among some releases fresh off the block.
Did your lofty bet on Always Dreaming pay off this weekend? Well, it’s time to trade in that real big hat and your Kentucky Derby winnings for club clothes and show tickets, because New York City is hopping this week. Set your sights on different tracks with these club sets where you’ve got nothing to […]
Spring has sprung, and while that may not seem very metal, consider that MDF is less than a month away, allergies are hell, and the ridiculous summer release slate is just getting fired up. So yeah, take your winter and shove it.
Yes, yes, May the Fourth Be With You and all that jazz, the real nerds know it’s also Cinco De Cuatro, and I’m also looking forward to seeing Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 (bonus nerd points to anyone who has seen and loved James Gunn’s earlier movies, Slither (extra extra points for seeing it at […]
Coat check season is officially OVER, which means now is the time to shed your unnecessary layers and inhibitions on the borough’s best dance floors. We understand how the transition period between winter hibernation and summer turn-up can be daunting, so we’re taking the guess work out of your party plans with weekly round-ups of […]
As always, the parties are free, but make sure you RSVP in advance. The first show is on May 18 with Digable Planets and Joey Purp. You can RSVP on the Vans website May 8. House of Vans Brooklyn is located at 25 Franklin Street in Greenpoint. The full line-up (thus far) below: May 18 […]