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  • All Points West 2009
    The monsoons that hit All Points West this year may have diminished the numbers visiting the Twix "misting tent," and lowered the population sitting on the "VIP Bleachers" to a scant zero, but the lineup was still incredible, and our own water-logged Rebecca Smeyne was there to capture the...
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  • The First Indoor Pool Party: No Age, Deerhunter, Dan Deacon Round Robin at Brooklyn Bowl
    Dan Deacon, No Age and Deerhunter were scheduled to play another free show at East River Park in Williamsburg before thunder and lightning forced a last minute move to Brooklyn Bowl. The trio played a round robin set, trading off songs, and sometimes jamming on each others' music, as their fans...
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  • Fuji Rock Festival
    Fuji Rock is an annual music festival that converges on Japan's highest mountain every year since 1997. This year brought over 130,000 people to ten stages where dozens of acts performed.
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  • Sunday Show at Slipper Room (NSFW)
    The monthly, co-ed burlesque night at the Slipper Room, self-dubbed as "strip club meets sideshow in a speakeasy" is a place where you can see a guy eat a lightbulb and watch Dick Cheney implementing interrogation techniques on Sarah Palin all on one stage.
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  • July 2009 in Photos (NSFW)
    Three pool parties, one Siren Festival, Gwen Stefani, and an Agyness Deyn sighting. July in photos.
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  • Williamsburg Pool Party with Black Lips and Health
    Ominous skies broke up the party Sunday and denied the day its would-be headliners, And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead, but not before HEALTH and the Black Lips stirred the crowd into a frenzy (and invited them up onstage).
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  • Mashup Party at the McKibben Lofts (NSFW)
    On Friday, July 17, Mashup presented an art exhibition curated by the Lowbrow Society for the Arts at the McKibben Lofts. Beers were three for five bucks, a band called Spiral Beach played, and one of the artists hired a model named Revay to hang out fully naked at the party. Just another night...
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  • Williamsburg Pool Party with Dirty Projectors
    Another week in the sun for free music, this time with Dirty Projectors, Magnolia Electric Co., and Crystal Antlers.
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  • Siren Festival 2009
    Frank Black and his family, Spank Rock and his crew, and the wild crowd-surfing hijinks of Israeli band Monotonix. The Voice's annual music festival took place on Coney Island on Saturday and, though we're biased, it was tremendous.
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  • Siren Festival: The People
    The faces from the Voice's annual music festival held on Saturday, July 18 at Coney Island. Photos by Nate "Igor" Smith
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  • Harry Potter Fanatics Unite in NYC!
    There are fans, and then there are those who don wigs, capes, and eye wear, arrive at 2pm for a midnight showing of Harry Potter's latest, and may or may not try to fly broom sticks when no one's looking. Ben Beitler investigates.
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  • Ward Sutton Makes the Case for Posters as Art (Or Junk)
    A cartoon review of Died Young, Stayed Pretty, a documentary film about show posters that opens at the IFC Film Center July 17. A poster show in conjunction with the film occurs July 16 at 303 Grand Street in Brooklyn. Read another take on the doc here.
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