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Brooklyn

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2009

    Video: Vivian Girls Live at Pulse Art Fair 2009

    Vivian Girls played Pulse Art Fair at the Ice Palace on Thursday night to a small crowd. They are an all girl 3-piece rock band from Brooklyn, NYC.The Vivian Girls shouted out a show they recently played in Lake Worth that they described as a lot of fun. They'll be on the road in the UK all Januar ... More >>

  • Music

    December 3, 2009
  • Blogs

    December 2, 2009

    Art Basel Music: Avant-Pop Duo Telepathe Plays at the Vagabond Friday

    ​Brooklyn's Telepathe has been creating a stir for a little over a year now. Made up of Melissa Livaudais and Busy Gangnes, the duo's synth-heavy, atmospheric pop is reminiscent of TV on the Radio, just really girly and not as full-sounding. (TV on the Radio's Dave Sitek produced Dance Mother, Tel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2009

    Art Basel Music: Chairlift at Fountain Art Fair, December 5

    ​More often than not, Apple catches lightning in a bottle with the songs and they become fantastic vehicles for Apple's newest technology. Brooklyn-by-way-of-Boulder electronic pop trio Chairlift is the outright epitome of iPod fame. The band's song "Bruises" landed in the aforementioned commercia ... More >>

  • Music

    September 10, 2009

    Head Spins: DJ Heron

    He's addicted to hip-hop.

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2009

    Head Spins: DJ Heron -- With Free Mixes!

    ​The knock on the door came late; too late for most folks. But DJ Heron was working in a recording studio, where work often doesn't start till the witching hour. And the cat doing the knocking said he was a friend of a friend who'd been working in the studio earlier that night, and that he was sup ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2009

    Diary of a Flasher: Behind the Music

    Photo by JipsyJose El Rey takes a moment to be lone before his performance.​To read past installments of Diary of a Flasher, click here. This week was a rock fest here in South Florida. First Slayer, then Def Leoppard? Besides going to the show to hear the music with fans, I'd love to cover it. Bu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2009

    Miami According to Brooklyn: The Cinema Paradiso Record Swap

    To read past installments of South Florida According to Brooklyn, click here. Last Sunday I went to the Cinema Paradiso record swap that was put on by Mark Pollack of New Art School. Three local bands played: the first was No Class Action, the second was Band Number 12, and the third was the Shakers ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2009

    South Florida According to Brooklyn: How I Became More Open-Minded to New Music

    Photo by Justin Namon, thepopnessparty.comTo read past installments of South Florida According to Brooklyn, click here.What I would like to talk about this week is what I've realized more recently is the coolest thing about music: the fact that it keeps changing and evolving. It's funny because what ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2009

    South Florida According to Brooklyn: Environmental Posers

    Photo by Justin Namon, thepopnessparty.comTo read past installments of South Florida According to Brooklyn, click here. What I'd like to talk about today is an event I went to last week at the Bank of America tower downtown in honor of Earth Hour 2009. A friend of mine was working the event, and cal ... More >>

  • Music

    April 2, 2009

    Miami According to Brooklyn

    He's back, and sounding off about bikes.

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2009

    Ratatat Mother Fucker

    RatatatWell the Brooklyn sort-of electronic artists and remix impresarios Ratatat are coming down for a turn at Ft Lauderdale's Revolution, April 12th.  Even though I wouldn't ever really classify myself as being into electronic music per se, Ratatat has always bent my ear in a pleasant, highly ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2009

    South Florida According to Brooklyn: To My Haters

    Photo by Justin Namon, www.thepopnessparty.comTo read past installments of Miami According to Brooklyn, click here. This week is addressed to my haters. First off, I'd like to thank you for taking the time to read my column. Second, the things that I write and talk about are just one man's opinion. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2009

    The Govind Burger

    The barrage of burgers continues unabated. Two more Five Guys  are poised to proffer their patties to the public -- one in the old Dogma space at Washington Ave. and 15th Street in South Beach, the other in Aventura Mall. But a bigger burger banner headline is that Govind Armstrong and the folk ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2009

    Maruta Seven-Inch With Fistula Due Out Soon

    The Miami-based grind outfit Maruta is staying busy (as always) with an upcoming split with Fistula on Animosity Records and a tour with Crowpath in May.  Also look for them at Maryland Death Fest, the Auditory Assault Fest in Brooklyn, and at the Midwest Fuckfest.  If you don't know what ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2009

    On the List - Tony Rohr, White Room One Year and Sébastien Léger

    Happy New Year, ya'll! It's 2009 and with the economy going south, everyone seems to be looking for answers at the bottom of a bottle -- and that means more parties! And January is already gearing up to be spectacular. But let us not get ahead of ourselves, because here is what you definitely want t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2008

    Top Dance Albums of 2008

    Any knucklehead with DSL and a laptop can now make an electronic track. With a half hour of clicking and fiddling, you can sample enough cheesy beats and mashups to clog arteries from here to Berlin. Simple dropdown mouse maneuvers can transform electro tracks into progressive house tracks (from dr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2008

    On the List - Dieselboy, Holy Ghost!, Switch and Black Sunday

    They say distance makes the heart grown fonder, but we sort of dropped the ball with On the List; its being almost three weeks since our last compilation. Don't fret children, we're back! And we promise we will never leave you -- er, again.We aren't sure how many of you actually want to go out this ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2008

    Last Night: Nodzzz and Matt & Kim; The Gossip After Dark

    Matt & KimNodzz and Matt & KimThe Converse/Kill Your Idols space at the Marcy Building, the Design District, MiamiThe Gossip After DarkO.H.W.O.W., MiamiThursday, Dec. 4Better Than: Anything else you could have been doing for free, without a guest list hassle, last night.The Review:Well, as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2008

    Interview with Prefuse 73, at Heathrow Lounge on Sunday

    If you are into dazzling, disjointed hip-hop beats, then you have probably heard of a whiz kid and producer that goes by the name of Prefuse 73. Born in Miami, but raised in Atlanta, Prefuse 73 (born Scott Herren) also records under various monikers like Savath & Savalas and Delarosa & Asor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2008
  • Music

    May 29, 2008

    Foxy Brown

    Brooklyn's Don Diva (Black Rose Entertainment/Koch)

  • Film

    May 29, 2008

    Cheap Sex

    Despite the labels and levity, big-screen SATC is a poor man's knockoff.

  • News

    August 30, 2007

    Letters from the Issue of August 30, 2007

    "The ethics commission is a waste"

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2007
  • Music

    March 15, 2007

    Award Tour

    WMC honors wed like to see

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2007
  • Blogs

    January 22, 2007
  • Music

    September 28, 2006

    Allow Me to Reintroduce Myself

    The ex-Black Sheep member returns to roost

  • Music

    September 21, 2006
  • Music

    March 30, 2006

    Tanya Morgan

    Moonlighting (Loud Minority Music)

  • Music

    December 1, 2005

    Diplo

    Fabric Live 24 (Fabric)

  • Music

    October 27, 2005

    Inflated Constellations

    The Stars step away from the computer and find their sound

  • Music

    August 25, 2005
  • Diversions

    May 12, 2005

    BEST POETRY SCENE

    Mello Mondays at the District

  • Diversions

    May 12, 2005

    BEST THEATRICAL PRODUCTION

    The Loman Family Picnic

  • Music

    April 28, 2005

    Basshead

    Rock Crap

  • Music

    February 24, 2005

    Robbers on High Street

    Tree City New Line

  • Dining

    October 28, 2004
  • Calendar

    September 9, 2004
  • News

    August 5, 2004
  • Music

    June 24, 2004

    Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra

    Who Is This America? (Ropeadope)

  • Culture

    March 11, 2004
  • Music

    February 12, 2004

    Lucy Kaplansky

    The Red Thread (Red House)

  • Culture

    February 5, 2004

    Fathers and Sons

    The Chosen chooses literate, intelligent theater over theatrics

  • Music

    November 20, 2003

    Virtuosity

    Two local directors film the world through Miami eyes

  • Music

    November 13, 2003

    Fabled Aesop

    The rhymes are strange and the beats are bleak, but Aesop Rock insists that his latest is anything but experimental

  • Music

    April 24, 2003

    Elephant Talk

    Bigger-than-thou Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra is bulletproof, too

  • Finest Foods

    May 16, 2002

    BEST ASIAN GROCERY

    Lucky Oriental Mart

  • Film

    July 26, 2001

    Spliced Up Nice

    Jay Rosenblatt meshes varied old film clips to form a unified whole

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