Wednesday, September 6
Better than: Trying to figure out the exact location of the iHeartRadio theater. I've been there before; still got lost.
The iHeartRadio theater is a small space for poppossibly too small. The 200-person capacity Tribeca venue hosts sh ... More >>
Dirty Dancing w/Vaz, Prince Rama, Telepathe
McCarren Park basketball court
Wednesday, July 25
Better than: Watching at home.
Somebody finally figured out how to get people to show up and sit through opening bands: just make the headlining act a free outdoor screening of a beloved movie. ... More >>
"I don't think any indie pop bands or fans really cried out for attention," Clyde Erwin Barretto told the Voice in this week's feature about the recent rise of New York's indie pop scene. Well, they're getting some.
The NYC Popfest, co-organized by Barretto, recently marked its sixth year of celeb ... More >>
You don't have to understand her to get her. Pic by Stacey.Vanessa Paradis
Wednesday, Feb 16
Better than: Passing out in a nightclub with Kate Moss.
So, it's Fashion Week again, as you may have observed from your safer vantage point of flat shoes and carbohydrates. Every season, t ... More >>
Drop the Lime says hello. Pics by Puja.Trouble & Bass
Wednesday, February 3
Better Than: Any sock hop your school threw when you were a child.
Hotel nightlife is something that we're immensely intrigued with here at SOTC -- it's something that we aim to love but often approach wit ... More >>
Yes In My Backyard is a semiweekly column showcasing MP3s from new and emerging local talent.
The last time we checked in with Brooklyn's cheery, shambolic, noise-fucked surfcore kiwi-punks Coasting they were new, they were nervous, and they were recording their songs on a laptop plopped on ... More >>
She couldn't get into the Drake show either. Pics by Kiernan, more below.Best Coast/Male Bonding/Small Black
Wednesday, September 29
Better Than: Going to a show in California.
Just before Small Black took the stage at the sold-out Bowery Ballroom tonight, Best Coast's Betha ... More >>
Loss on top of loss: Ellie Greenwich, the pioneering female songwriter who wrote some of the most flat out brilliant songs of the 1960s, including "Be My Baby," "And Then He Kissed Me," "Da Doo Ron Ron," "River Deep, Mountain High," and "Leader of the Pack," died this morning at the age of 68. Bro ... More >>