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    September 8, 2014

    OG Feminist Rockers Frightwig Still Blazing a Trail

    Unless you were into very underground punk in the early '80s, you probably don't know Frightwig--but you should. They were perhaps the first all-female DIY punk band, and they blazed a trail from San Francisco across the U.S. in the name of feminist rock 'n' roll. Along the way, they influenced youn ... More >>

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    April 25, 2011

    Vestiges of Norway in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn: Kringler, Firklover, and Knackebrod

    ​Don't let all the trolls in the window scare you away from Nordic Delicacies. When the Norwegians - and later, other Scandinavians - arrived in Bay Ridge late in the 19th century, they loved its open countryside and expansive views of the ocean. The Narrows of the Lower Harbor, now spanned ... More >>