Holiday Shopping Brooklyn Style: First Ever #EATANDFLEA Brunch Bazaar

Alkhemi9 at Tutu's, photo courtesy of @vlaforever

Alkhemi9 at Tutu’s, via @vlaforever

‘Tis the season… for holiday markets to popup all over the city. People line the streets hoping to score local handmade goodies and artisanal wares. Sure these markets are great places to hit with your Xmas checklist, but now, for the fist time ever, Press Vintage brings the flea to you. Introducing the First Annual #EATANDFLEA Brunch Bazaar, a holiday pop-up taking place at Tutu’s and combining all of your favorite weekend activities in one. Eat. Drink. Shop. Be Merry.

Frustrated with the commotion of other holiday fairs, Emma Bracy and Ben Martel, founders of Press Vintage, partnered with Tutu’s to create the first ever #EATANDFLEA Brunch Bazaar: brunch in the front, bazaar-ing in the back, with some special added touches (like sexy live jazz and free Perrier) that will take you out of holiday hell while you get your necessary shopping on.

This one-of-a-kind holiday shopping experience highlights local vendors with fly gifts for all. Between Press Vintage‘s men’s–women’s–unisex offerings and Various Love Affairs‘ handmade designer digs you’ll have your clothing needs covered. Friends think they fancy, huh? Check out the jewelry selection, including Alkhemi9‘s metal masterpieces and the special sneak-peak of jewelry line KRI.MARINO (formerly of Downtown Diaries fame).

#EATANDFLEA taking place at Tutu’s, 25 Bogart Street, noon to 6pm on Saturdays (12/14) and  (12/21).

via @pressmatters

via @pressmatters


MoMA Nights Will Feature Mikal Cronin, Ducktails, Ex Cops and More

Mikal Cronin

Mikal Cronin

See MoMA’s collection, visit the summer exhibitions, and enjoy live music in the Sculpture Garden (sets begin at 6:30 p.m.). Regular Museum admission applies.
The MoMA Nights 2013 music series includes indie acts selected by MoMA’s PopRally committee (July 4, 11, 18, and 25), and concerts related to the exhibitions Soundings: A Contemporary Score (August 1, 8, and 15) and American Modern: Hopper to O’Keeffe (August 22 and 29).

Thursday, July 4, 2013
5:30–8:00 p.m.
Ex Cops

Thursday, July 11, 2013
5:30–8:00 p.m.

Thursday, July 18, 2013
5:30–8:00 p.m.
Mikal Cronin

Thursday, July 25, 2013
5:30–8:00 p.m.

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Guns N’ Roses Are Playing Brooklyn Bowl On Thursday


Tickets and information at Brooklyn Bowl!

House Of Vans Line-Up 2013 – Toro Y Moi, The Melvins, Fucked Up & More

Check back here to RSVP. 

June 27 – Fucked Up, Title Fight & Hop Along
July 11 – 
Toro y Moi, Shlohmo & Jonwayne
July 18 – 
!!!, Jacques Renault Plus Special Guests Announced in Mid June
July 31 – 
The Melvins, Baroness & Honky
August 15 – 
Kid Dynamite, Joyce Manor, Red Hare, Swearin’
August 29 – 
Les Savy Fav, Delorean plus Special Guest

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Summer Kickoff Party Today: The Pool Is Open at King & Grove

It’s hot as frack in Brooklyn, so the timing couldn’t be better.

12pm – 7pm: Pool Party and DJ set by Vacationer
more information and tickets at


Tonight At Glasslands: Charli XCX


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Bushwick Open Studios Is This Weekend (May 31 – June 2)

Loren Munk - "Bushwick"

Loren Munk – “Bushwick”

For the last six years, this has been one of the highlights of our summer. Bushwick Open Studios is a three-day arts festival showcasing the exciting art, music, and creativity that makes Bushwick such an exciting place to be. It’s going to be hot as hell this year — yes summer is here — but don’t let that slow you down. If it gets too hot, just take a pit stop in one of our favorite Bushwick bars or pick a restaurant from our Best Bushwick Restaurants list.

Arts in Bushwick has maps and lots of information about the festival, but some of the highlights include:

1. The kick-off party tomorrow night at Shea Stadium:

The official Bushwick Open Studios Launch Party is a one-night celebration comprised entirely of local talent, showcasing music by Brooklyn favorites, EULA, AIR WAVES, LODRO, and DARLINGS. DJ MR. AD HOC will spin in between sets. Open bar compliments of Brooklyn Brewery.

$10 tickets; sold at the door.

9pm : EULA
10pm : AIR WAVES
11pm : LODRO

2. 3rd Ward is Having a BBQ – Information here.

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Tonight: The So So Glos – FREE at The Studio at Webster Hall

The So So Glos

The So So Glos

Just RSVP here. Their new record is great and they always put on an amazing show. Here’s their latest single, ‘Son of an American:’

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