Kitty Pryde

  • Film

    May 21, 2014
  • Voice Choices

    May 14, 2014
  • Blogs

    November 22, 2013

    The 10 Best Concerts in New York This Weekend, 11/22/13

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

  • Voice Choices

    November 20, 2013

    Cat Power

    Kitty Pryde headlines this week's BK Night Bazaar

  • Voice Choices

    November 20, 2013


    Kitty Pryde headlines this week's BK Night Bazaar

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2013

    NYC's Best Music Moments in 2013 (So Far)

    We've still got a couple of months before it's time to avoid Times Square like the plague while ringing in 2014, and yet we've already had a year's worth of memorable musical moments (and then some). Ensemble tributes, controversial hip-hop sets that came up in conversations for weeks afterwards, ex ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2013

    The Best Live Music Venues in New York City

    Radio City Music Hall, the Beacon, the Bowery Ballroom, the Blue Note: all these destinations for live music have earned their place on New York City's perennial favorites list year in and year out. We love them, too, but we're not going to rank them here. Our favorite venues have less to do with pe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 4, 2013

    Nitty Scott MC Talks Psychedelic Pizza and Meditating Weed Rappers

    [Editor's note: In "Tweets Is Watching," Phillip Mlynar asks local artists questions based solely on the contents of their Twitter timeline.] Nitty Scott MC is currently building on the buzz of her RapFix Live cipher performance during the VMAs by readying up her new project for a fall release. Tit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2013

    A Bomb Just Went Off in Bushwick, Reports Rapper Kitty Pryde

    Update: Tuesday, August 13, 2:40pm: Actually, it was multiple manhole fires, according to FDNY. The fires broke out this afternoon near 176 Maujer Street in Brooklyn. Four to five manholes were involved, but all of the fires were contained by 2:20pm. The cause remains unknown. "There's a number ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2013

    Chippy Nonstop Wants To Marry Chief Keef (Even Though He Stole Kitty Pryde's Candy)

    Editor's note: In "Tweets Is Watching," Phillip Mlynar asks local artists questions based solely on the contents of their Twitter timeline. Chippy Nonstop is back in Brooklyn for the summer! Today she releases her new six-track EP; it's titled Finally Verified and is also being promoted with a Gif- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 31, 2013

    Amanda Bynes Should Be a Rapper

    What is an average day in the 2013 life of Ms. Amanda Laura Bynes? Here's a likely scenario: She wakes up around 11. She goes to the gym. She might take a meeting about her fashion line(s). She (probably) goes to the gym again. She leaves her lawyer a seventeenth voicemail, detailing five more peop ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2013

    Danny Brown Kitty - Irving Plaza - 5/7/13

    Better Than: Something scarier that could've happened, probablyIf only last night's Danny Brown x Kitty (Pryde) show at Irving Plaza could be judged simply as a performance, instead of a cultural event. Unfortunately, it can't. Not after "The Thing" that went down in Minneapolis two weeks ago. Real ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2013

    He's Old, Missing Teeth, and Has a Funny Haircut: He's Danny Brown, Rap's Biggest Deal

    Apart from the overcrowding and cost of living, subway ads are one of the most depressing things about New York City. But now, next to the usual ads offering escape in vacation destinations and self-realization in a pair of shoes, you'll find a glimmer of hope in a Uniqlo ad featuring 32-year-old De ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2013

    Defend Your Ballot: Michael Tedder, Pazz and Jop 2012 Contributor

    You can't really know where you're headed unless you know where you've been. For that reason, we're taking a look back at Pazz & Jop 2012 to drill down into the ballots of contributors and voters who participated. Maybe amongst the rubble we'll find clues about what lies ahead for music lovers in 20 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2013

    An Oral History of the "Super Bowl Shuffle" and Other Links

    Over the course of the week we read a lot of music stories. Here are a few we love, love, loved.

  • Voice Choices

    January 30, 2013


    Nina Sky takeS 285 Kent

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2013

    Sorry, Haters: Kitty Pryde Is Staying a While

    "It's a huge accident." That's how Kitty Beckwith characterizes the fact we're even talking, over chocolate tea at Tarallucci E Vino, about her unlikely success as a rapper. The alleged teenager made waves last year as Kitty Pryde, a Claire's employee from Daytona Beach who appeared, like all viral ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2012

    Live: Boiler Room NYC with Flying Lotus, Just Blaze, Questlove, Flatbush Zombies

    Better Than: Watching the has become a sort of voyeuristic dream party for DJ nerds over the last year or so. Proudly self-branded as "the world's leading underground music show," the website is sponsored by a handful of lifestyle-branded music partnerships - Red Bull Music Ac ... More >>

  • Music

    September 19, 2012

    Fear of a Talibam! Planet

    A Brooklyn duo brings the rap on Puff Up the Volume

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2012

    Angel Haze Forges Her Own Path On Reservation

    2012 is already one of the best years for female rappers in a long while. Nicki Minaj's "Starships" has given her another massive hit at a time when those are vanishingly rare in rap, and Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded balances her fearsome skill as a rapper with her newly-minted pop star status. Na'Te ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2012

    The 18 Most Preposterously Quotable Lines From Riff Raff's New Mixtape

    The Houston-via-Hollywood rapper Riff Raff dropped a new mixtape over the weekend! Titled Summer of Surf, the album includes collaborations with Internet darlings Kitty Pryde, Chief Keef and Lil Debbie; Riff Raff himself contributes quite a few bizarre boasts, not to mention a song titled "Versace P ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2012

    Live: Kitty Pryde Has A Graduation Party At The Knitting Factory

    Kitty Pryde Knitting Factory Friday, June 15 Better than: Karmin. What do you want to know about Kitty Pryde's New York debut that you haven't already read? The Wall Street Journal told you Donald Glover was there somewhere taking pictures, as was Tao Lin, who was tweeting with Kitty backstage und ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2012

    Kitty Pryde: Hazy Beats, Crushed-Out Lyrics, And A Keen Eye For Detail

    It would be easy to dismiss Kitty Pryde—scarlet-haired 19-year-old white women from Daytona Beach, Florida, would not fit anyone's profile of "the next to blow," and rap-singing songs about Justin Bieber ("Justin Bieber") and an object of her affection ("Okay Cupid") isn't the most direct path ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2012

    Sound Of The City's Top Seven Northside Festival Shows

    This weekend marks the return of the Northside Festival, the Brooklyn-blanketing series of concerts, films, art shows, and discussions of "entrepreneurship" now in its fourth year. The music lineup is pretty jam-packed with bands both local and visiting, and in order to assist you the SOTC staff has ... More >>