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French Female Group Juniore to play Piano’s and Rough Trade, NYC next week, new video “Christine” out now

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French female group Juniore bring their compelling, 60′s-style surf songs to NYC next week with two back to back shows, at Piano’s on February 6th and the newly-reopened Rough Trade NYC stage on February 7th.

30 Jan 2014 | More

Northside Festival to Run June 13-20th, 2013, with Northside Art on June 15th

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The Northside Festival, sponsored by L Magazine, is now in its fifth year and will once again take on its Brooklyn stomping grounds from June 13-20th, 2013. Northside Festival takes place in venues throughout Williamsburg and Greenpoint, Brooklyn, and as always, promises to deliver “what’s next” in music, film, and entrepreneurship.

7 Jun 2013 | More

Williamsburg Fashion Weekend 2012: Turn it Up to Eleven!

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Daffy’s may be going out of business, and September’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week may be coming to a close, but Williamsburg Fashion Weekend is going strong, so put your best party dress and face paint on and prepare yourself for back to back evenings of extreme fashion and performance. Now in its eleventh season, the bi-annual event, founded in 2006 by the enterprising designer/artist/personality Arthur Arbit, will be showcasing 15 independent designers during its two-night stint at Windmill Studios in Williamsburg on September 14th and 15th.

12 Sep 2012 | More

Lady Bree Has Got Your Thursday and Friday Nights Covered

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No need to scour the jaded, local music blogs to search out the best places to hang tonight, or even Friday. Our favorite Aussie events wiz, Lady Bree, has done the work and has your next nights’ plans already made for you.

23 Aug 2012 | More

GHXST ‘Doom Girl’ Track Premiere; Band Tours UK in June

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New York’s most stylish noise-pop trio GHXST is sharing their latest track, “Doom Girl”, a mixed blast of intriguingly fuzzed guitars, heavy drums and singer/bassist Shelley X’s sensual, blissed-out vocals.

29 May 2012 | More

S!CK MAGIC on May 26th, Presented by Thomas Spieker of S!CK, Rezzie of Weird Magic and RIC/RAMBO of 285 Kent

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t wouldn’t be a debaucherous month to be out and about without another S!CK event to get you through the weekend. May showers bring the latest SICK International lineup to 285 Kent in Williamsburg tomorrow night, Saturday, for an all-ages extravagant affair that starts at ten and goes late, late, late. Saturday, May 26th, 2012.

25 May 2012 | More

We’ve Got Your Long Weekend Covered, in Evil Kitty Style

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Let’s start with the last day of the holiday weekend, happy Monday, and the most scintillating flyer, first. Let the shows begin…

24 May 2012 | More

Spend Your Brooklyn Weekend with Lady Bree April 14 and 15

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Whether you’re in Bushwick or by the Gowanus canal, Lady Bree’s got your Saturday and Sunday nights sorted. Check it out:

14 Apr 2012 | More

Jack White’s “Love Interruption” Streams Free today, ‘Blunderbuss’ Album Out April 24

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Four, three, two… The countdown begins now. “Love Interruption” is the first track to be revealed off of the mighty Jack White’s forthcoming debut album, Blunderbuss. It will be exclusively available for Third Man Records’ Vault members to hear immediately, but not to worry, it will also be given to the public as a free stream at in a few minutes.

30 Jan 2012 | More

Creep – ‘Animals’ (feat. Holly Miranda)

CREEP’s latest video for “Animals” (feat. Holly Miranda) breathes desperation into the urban condition. Their signature staccato snare & choral violin production lends agreeably to the industrial isolationist backdrop.

8 Dec 2011 | More