Banana Shpeel

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2010

    Live: The Hold Steady Try Their Best To Burn Down The Beacon Theatre

    Craig Finn, taking the whole Twins thing in stride. Pics by Rob Trucks, more below.​The Hold Steady Beacon Theatre Thursday, October 7 Better than: Cirque de Soleil's Banana Shpeel or whatever usually goes on here. I'm sure some of those Allman Brothers shows get pretty rowdy, but I still ca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2010

    A Taste of Down Under on the Upper West Side

    ​The Aussie restaurant the Sunburnt Cow is such a hit on Avenue C that they recently opened a branch at 226 W. 79th Street. I managed to grab some grub there en route to a nearby serving of Banana Shpeel, and it turns out it's cute, mates.

  • Columns

    May 25, 2010

    Large Erection Headed Toward Angelina Jolie

    I do a full Gaynor! . . . over Mitzi and over Reichen Lehmkuhl; Friars toast David Dinkins