Buster Poindexter

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2014

    The 10 Best Concerts This Weekend, 10/24/14

    For more shows throughout the weekend, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which we update daily.

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2014

    Buster Poindexter Is All Around Us, Always

    On Tuesday, October 21st at Cafe Carlyle, the great Buster Poindexter performs. Most known for "Hot Hot Hot," the one song that subway platform Steel Drum performers play that isn't outrageously irritating, it's interesting how many chalk him up to being just a one hit wonder when his impact on pop ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2014

    Get Lost in the "Unusual, Handmade, Live Ambiance" of DJ Jonathan Toubin's Soul Clap

    Saturday, DJ Jonathan Toubin's famous 'Soul Clap Dance-Off' returns to the Brooklyn Bowl after a summer off. Toubin, known for his spinning of old and obscure soul 45's, hosts the monthly BK Bowl party where a special guest comes 'round to facilitate a middle of the night dance off. For the return o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2014

    Arcade Fire - Barclays Center - 8/24/14

    Better than: Listening to Reflektor. There was a moment when Arcade Fire began where I was convinced I was seeing the wrong band. Opening with the title track of their newest album Reflektor, it was hard to see the earnest accordion-playing art kids from Montreal under the shiny suits, blinding li ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2012

    The Best Albums Pitchfork Hated This Year

    Since Purity Ring, Death Grips and Tame Impala didn't exactly take off this year like Arcade Fire or Animal Collective, Pitchfork's cultural influence might be cooling off, which is bittersweet since their writer stable is probably better now than it ever was (some of us don't miss those novelty rev ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2012

    100 & Single: Three Rules To Define The Term "One-Hit Wonder" In 2012

    You could hear the sigh of relief among pop fans a couple of weeks ago, when Carly Rae Jepsen's single with Owl City, "Good Time," broke into the Top 10 on Billboard's Hot 100. In his weekly chart roundup, veteran columnist Paul Grein remarked, "'Good Time' is an appropriately positive title for a ... More >>

  • Music

    July 17, 2007

    Dracula in Disneyworld

    Vampire Weekend's goofy charms

  • Music

    February 8, 2005

    Pirates of the Caribbean

    Record execs hoist soca as the island flavor of the season

  • NYC Life

    May 13, 2003
  • Film

    February 18, 2003

    Wanna Be Like You

    The Song's the Thing

  • Music

    September 12, 2000
  • Music

    March 2, 1999