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Here, in no particular order, are five shows this weekend you should make it out to.
This weekend, the Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival will take over Williamsburg for the fifth year running. (So it's technically the Williamsburg Electronic Music Festival, but who's counting when you're drunk and dancing to Nick Catchdubs at 4 a.m.?) Last year's Festival brought Matthew Dear, Beat ... More >>
BEMF gets Williamsburg dancing
Tonight, we suggest you take it easy: You've got a long week ahead of you. Head to Pianos for what's quickly become a Wednesday night go-to for after-work revelers and people who just want to kick back at the upstairs lounge's Player's Club. Don't be fooled, though: The selection of raps prov ... More >>
Your partying jag kicks off on Thursday this week and features a global takeover of NYC. Jamaican dancehall queen Natalie Storm is something of an obsession for us lately (especially after Friday night's reOPENed party) -- she's returning to the Lower East Side for an appearance at Happy Endi ... More >>
Tonight, dance music dominates your agenda. First, U.K. dubstep and grime maestro Caspa takes on Webster Hall's Girls & Boys, the underage-friendly, neon-prone dance fete. (Also: Ninjasonik will take over the club's basement Studio.) For something a little more soulful, head over to Cielo for ... More >>
Puja PatelUproot Andy and Gecko Jones, clearly enjoying themselvesOne Thursday a month (it varies), DJs Uproot Andy and Gecko Jones (of Dutty Artz) throw a cumbia-themed dance party called Que Bajo?! After stints at Rose Live in Williamsburg and APT in the Meatpacking District, they've finall ... More >>
Wayne's World, except in a Williamsburg attic: The Impossible Shapes TUESDAY, MARCH 27 Essie Jain & Kelley McRae & Alice Smith @ Mercury Lounge The Rub, Juiceboxxx, Dre Skull @ Webster Hall [Free with RSVP] Robyn Hitchcock & the Venus 3 @ Knitting Factory [Info] Snow Patrol, OK Go, Silversun Picku ... More >>
This was a good part. The evening was going badly. Last night in the stone-walled basement of Micheline's under the JMZ, there were about 20 or so people staring blankly at a UK-hardcore DJ/MC duo from Riff Raff Crew (no relation to this guy). While the DJ spun what's best described as tin-man fart ... More >>