Category: Local

Halloween Horror!

What is going on around here? I hope no one is actually going to ironically waste a small fortune at one of these cocktail holes. IDK about you, but I certainly don’t live here to pay MORE for alcohol 😛 😛 For a mere $10/person, you can have a superior Halloween experience at the Ridgewood Slaughterhouse! The space at 1080… Read more →

NYC Choose-Your-Adventure, Friday-Monday

Friday Bogart art openings tonight 6pm-9pm, including Slag, NurtureArt, and Soho20. Brooklyn Horror Film Festival begins, goes all weekend. Tix $16 per show, including some NYC premiers. Tix and summaries here An art show ‘Transparency‘ over at FireProof Art show ‘Please Fuck Me‘ at World Money Gallery Music party thing at Umbrella Factory ‘Amnesia Scanner‘. $15 adv/$20 door, 10pm-2am DNB… Read more →

Local Bar’s Final Night is Tonight

Tutu’s , a bar of multiple iterations, including the current and most confusing one (tiny dance room with dizzying lights??) is closing down. Last call for drinks is tonight. The place did seem a bit more hip and wild back when they had the larger back area, and the even crazier sweaty basement space. I’d assume factors include that it’s… Read more →

What’s That Smell?? (TONIGHT 8/22)

The NY Health Department has issued a warning that trucks will be spraying all over East Williamsburg, Bushwick, and Bedstuy tonight from 9pm-6am for the purpose of West Nile virus prevention. Here’s what you need to know from their website: For the spraying in Brooklyn, the Health Department will use very low concentrations of Anvil® 10+10. When properly used, this… Read more →

What’s Up For the Rest of JULY??

Let’s see! Friday ‘Portal‘ art show at ArtHelix, 5pm-10pm ‘Topographies‘ art opening at Victori+Mo, 56 Bogart St, 6pm-9pm New Collaborations art show at NurtureArt, 56 Bogart St, Viejos Lobos De Bar art show at 203 Moore St, 6mp-10pm NY 2015/2016 art show at SoAM, 35 Meadow St, 7pm-11pm Saturday ‘Yellow Wormhole‘ art opening at Head to Heavy, 383 Bushwick Ave,… Read more →

Bushwick / East Wburg Way-Back Machine

For (newer) newcomers to the neighborhood, I thought I’d recap what it looked like just a few years ago. Back to the dark depths of 2008/2009, here’s a complete guide to the new-wave establishments there was on offer! Grand Bushwick Country Club Le Barricou Second Chance Saloon Sweet Ups (RIP) Montrose Duck Duck Boulevard (RIP) Morgan Roberta’s Brooklyn Natural’s Archive… Read more →