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  • The Bad Habit Party in Bushwick was Wild
    Presented by Hot Rabbit, the twice-monthly Bad Habit party went down on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Lot 45 in Bushwick, with DJs JD Samson and Colby B, with a special performance by Ricky Deluca, go-go and vogue magic by Mela Murder and Omari Mizrahi, with Boston Gupp acting as emcee and...
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  • The NYC Idiotarod
    The eleventh-annual Idiotarod, which "puts a satirical creative spin on the famous and totally unrelated dogsled race in Alaska" again took place on Saturday, January 24, just one of the strange & silly ways to spend January in New York. This one does not require its participants to take off...
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  • Wooden Wisdom at Brooklyn Bowl
    Actor Elijah Wood and DJ Zach Cowie (a/k/a Turquoise Wisdom) make up the DJ duo Wooden Wisdom and performed on Monday, January 19, 2015 at Brooklyn Bowl. Photos by Emily Tan for the Village Voice.
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  • Bull-Riding Covers the Garden in Dirt
    The Professional Bull Riders tour again stopped at Madison Square Garden in New York over the weekend. We have these photos from behind the scenes, portraits of the riders and the rodeo-related action that took place on the floor where we usually watch the Knicks lose. Brazilian Guilherme...
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  • The Party People of the DFA Winter Workout
    Baby's All Right hosted DFA Records' Winter Workout on Sunday, January 18 with DJ sets by Juan Maclean, Sinkane and special guest James Murphy of LCD Soundsystem and DFA's co-founder. Photos by Laura June Kirsch for the Village Voice.
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  • 2015 Oscar Best Picture Nominees
    Announced again in the pre-dawn hours in Los Angeles—this year by actor Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs—were the nominations of eight films out of a possible ten for the Best Picture Academy Award. Also announced on Thursday, January 15 were the nominees in 23 other...
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  • Pazz + Jop: The Top Songs of 2014
    Here's a visual tour of the top songs of 2014, based on the results of this year's Pazz + Jop music critics' poll.
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  • Pazz + Jop: The Top 50 Albums of 2014
    Long live the album cover! Here's a visual guide to 2014's best albums, as voted on by more than 600 music writers in this year's Pazz + Jop poll. (Pore over the results here: Here are the covers for the top 50 albums -- and here are the top singles of 2014.
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  • No Pants Subway Rides Across America, 2015
    What started 14 years ago in New York has spread across the globe: The No Pants Subway Ride, started by social pranksters Improv Everywhere, again attempted to get as many people as possible to dispense with their pants while keeping a straight face on the city's public transportation lines....
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  • New York's No Pants Subway Ride Shakes Off the Cold
    For the 14th year, New York-based social pranksters Improv Everywhere dispensed with the pants while keeping a straight face on the city's subway lines. The high on Sunday, January 11 was 32 degrees and organizers say about 4,000 people met up at various points throughout the city. There was...
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  • Remy Banks and Rustie at Music Hall of Williamsburg
    With the release of Green Language, the follow-up to dazzling debut Glass Swords, Scottish producer Rustie contributed to a particularly good 2014 for the seminal electronic label Warp Records. Green Language led with one of the year's banging-est tracks, a collaboration with Danny Brown called...
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  • Images from Dinner With Igor
    Nate "Igor" Smith is what you might call an alternative photographer: The veteran Voice shooter has documented icons of alternative culture -- porn stars, stand-up comics, hipsters, musicians, bartenders, chefs, and tattoo artists -- for much of the past decade in New York. The following...
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