Looking to start off February with a bountiful brunch? Check out our line-up of this week's best spots -- including a DIY bloody mary bar.
School is just around the corner--are you saving up for supplies? That's as good an excuse as any to drink cheaply at one of this city's happy hours. Here are three we'd hit this week.
This Sunday at 3 p.m. at Central Park's Summerstage, Hip-Hop's 2nd oldest annual institution the Rock Steady Anniversary returns to New York. Not only does this mark the breaker/MC/DJ/etc. collective's 36th year together, but 2013 marks the 20th anniversary of the annual free outdoor jam that's att ... More >>
Paper mag's Mickey Boardman and I have come up with three can't-lose works that are so flawlessly titled they should immediately get mounted like dogs in heat. Here they are: *Guy and Dahl. A two-person show starring glam rocker Miss Guy and author Tessa Dahl. I don't even care what they do, I jus ... More >>
via FacebookEarly Sunday morning, Occupy Maine protesters were attacked by an unknown assailant who threw a chemical bomb at their encampment. The Portland Press Herald reports that no one was hurt by the bomb, "which consisted of chemicals poured into a plastic Gatorade container." The assai ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. December 12, 1968, Vol. XIV, No. 9 Remarks on Leary's Politics of Ecstasy by Allen Ginsberg By the late '40s of this memory Century the people I knew best and loved the most had already broken through the crust of old Reason & were dow ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. September 5, 1968, Vol. XIII, No. 47 Theatre of Fear: One on the Aisle by Richard Goldstein CHICAGO -- I brought the Fear out with me from New York, a white plastic helmet and a bottle of Vaseline. The same fear that built the fences, ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. August 29, 1968, Vol. XIII, No. 46 Outside the Arena: Prelims are Bloody by Paul Cowan and Jack Newfield CHICAGO -- The lid blew off Monday night. In the Amphitheatre: Hubert Humphrey made his pact with the South and John Connally be ... More >>
The perils and absurdities of rock criticism as a career in 2008
A summer's day in Newark, where famous MCs roam but unknown MCs make better drama
Strange and scientific culinary doings invade the Windy City
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Protesters risk playing into GOP hands