Bedford Avenue’s popular, independently-owned kitchenware shop is closing after more than ten years due to greedy landlords. Following a 44% rent hike, they’re closing shop on April 30th. The owner has posted a note on Facebook explaining the heartfelt decision and outlining the unconscionable strain put on her business by her landlords: On April 30 we will […]
If you’ve ever wanted to make the world a more beautiful place, now is your chance. In honor of Earth Day and their upcoming Elements Lakewood event, Brooklyn-based production company BangOn!NYC is giving local artists an opportunity to sustainably elevate the festival’s landscape. Check out their big announcement below:
Across the world, people are worshipping a zombie prophet and mourning the ashes of humanity’s most famous cathedral. Needless to say, it’s been a pretty metal week in our neck of the multiverse, so stop by and check it out.
The delays have already begun, but now the MTA has a detailed map that outlines what to expect from now through summer 2020: With the revised approach, L customers will have normal service during the highest ridership times. Weeknights: 8 PM to 5 AM L trains run every 20 minutes between Brooklyn and Manhattan and […]
As if Tax Day wasn’t enough trauma for one day, April 15th is also the day when the revised partial shutdown plan begins on the L line. From today until April 26, there will be no L service between Brooklyn and Manhattan from 10:30 PM and 5 AM, Monday through Friday. Make sure you get on […]
Damn, since when did April become October? We have a bonkers week in metal to get you, so grab your board and let’s hang ten.
Vinyl nerds get ready. Saturday is Record Store Day. As Chris mentioned already, the biggest events are at Rough Trade: Performances by: Steve Gunn, Cochemea (The Dap Kings), TEEN, Elijah Wolf, Pearl Charles, and Eli ‘Paperboy’ Reed DJ Sets by (Presented by Talkhouse): Charly Bliss, Chris Cohen, Sad 13 (Speedy Ortiz), Madison McFerrin, Ian Williams […]
The 10,000 square foot space has been open for a few months now, but had its official grand opening on Friday with a drag party called Godmother. The bar is owned by Brenda Breathnach, an Irish bartender who began working at a bar in the Bronx and then took over Pheonix, a gay dive bar […]
We happen to love ballet, burlesque, and beer, so this sounds like a fun time. If you haven’ been to the Brooklyn Brewery lately, they’ve remodeled their taproom making it much more cozy and appealing. The event is next Monday. Things are getting hot and hoppy when The Love Show returns to our Tasting Room […]
There have been 285 confirmed cases since the fall. The mayor has declared Williamsburg the “epicenter” of the city’s measles outbreak. Thankfully, the city is threatening to fine people who send kids to school without vaccinating them. For Christ’s sake people… VACCINATE! For months, New York City officials have been fighting a measles outbreak in ultra-Orthodox […]
This is great news for beer nerds in North Brooklyn. We’re big fans of Other Half! Along with Singlecut, Finback, Grimm, LIC Beer Project and Root & Branch, their hoppy IPAs are among our favorites in the city. Other Half is plotting a 3,600-square-foot brewery inside 1 South First, a new mixed-use building under construction at […]
With so many great bars to choose from (and a few sucky ones too) clearly you need some help. Get your drank on.