The dungeon-black walls of the hip Ace Hotel's underground room, appropriately called Liberty Hall, are relieved by vintage speakers stacked floor-to-ceiling like a rock wall. The decorative recycling of defunct gear, lit with candles like a sanctuary, made a righteous backdrop for a reading of lett ... More >>
Chloe Sevigny played the love interest of Brandon Teena in the powerful Boys Don't Cry, so she's no stranger to projects about gender outlaws.
This time around, in DirecTV's Hit & Miss, she's a pre-operative hit man, and the shock value starts from the first frame; she is shown nude, complete with ... More >>
Better than the original
No, not that Chloe Sevigny. We're talking about the YouTube sensation and Perez Hilton fave Chloe Sevigny. It's recently come her attention that she loves barbecue. Check out her excellent pointers for a fab shindig of your own. (Craptastic weather be damned.)
The Beastie Boys' video for their throwbacky new single "Make Some Noise"--off Hot Sauce Committee Pt. 2, which comes out May 3--picks up right as the rager chronicled in the "(You Gotta) Fight for Your Right (to Party)" video is letting out, with Seth Rogen, Danny McBride, and Elijah Wood pl ... More >>
via New York MagazineIs this a trick? The generally fashionable New York magazine is attempting to promote something that we cannot abide: "Eight Killer Sock-and-Sandal Combos." And calling it a trendlet, for the love of God. Don't believe it. This is what happened with rompers, ladies! And c ... More >>
Already expressed far too many "disconcertingly knowledgeable" opinions about this woman, this record, and Hole's first real NY show at Terminal 5. But in conclusion, let the record show that Tuesday night's 50-minute lackluster performance wasn't caused by C-Lo's disappointment that Chloe Sevigny ... More >>
This week, in food blogs...
Diner's Journal noticed that Sam Sifton wasn't the only Times staffer going out for lunch: the cafeteria was closed by the DOH for potential food contamination.
Grub Street noted that The Breslin has joined Restaurant Week -- if only for lunch service -- but suspects th ... More >>
Friday, November 20
Baroness don't waste any fucking time. At precisely 11:37 p.m. on Friday night, the prog-thrash quartet stalked briskly onstage at the Bowery Ballroom in neat formation, wordlessly situated themselves, and without even a glance of acknowledgment toward ... More >>
Gothamist has a lengthy interview today with Iris Avelar and Felipe Mendez, the co-owners of La Superior. The Williamsburg taqueria has earned a devoted following over the past year, thanks to its authentic carnitas, street-style quesadillas, and addictive, itty-bitty tacos. In the interview, ... More >>