Street Soccer USA, an organization dedicated to developing life skills and positive outlooks for homeless people through soccer, hosted the 2013 National Cup in Times Square on Monday, July 22. The tournament was made up of teams from all over the country comprised of homeless people dedicated to changing their lives through soccer. All day, players competed on the field and beamed off it, talking to reporters, friends, or anyone who would listen about the positive changes in their lives stemming from Street Soccer USA. There was also a performance by singer Golden Boy, as well as the homeless national team from Chile, who played two exhibition matches.
Photographer Bradley Hawks brings back these images from SmorgasBar on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the South Street Seaport. A dozen food and drink vendors--curated by the Brooklyn Flea--set up on Front Street every day through October. From boozy slushes and craft beer, to wood-fired kimchi...
A&E hosted a party for its Bates Motel show at San Diego Comic Con on July 20, 2013. The party was produced by MKG. Photos by Laura June Kirsch for The Village Voice.
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Photos by Greg Cristman for The Village Voice.
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From July 11-July 13, Camp Bisco took over the great outdoors near Albany at Indian Lookout Country Club. It was insane, but don't take our word for it--check out these shots.
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Indie-pop/rock band Generationals performed a free concert in Hudson River Park on Thursday, July 11. The duo from New Orleans consisting of Ted Joyner and Grant Widmer entertained in America one more time before their European tour kicks off and their performance, laced with synthesizers,...
More than twenty film stories are in this week's Village Voice, including a few interviews, essays and a slew of reviews for movies that open this Friday, July 19, 2013.
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It's no secret that this city is in the throes of another barbecue renaissance, and like the cooking conditions for a well-done brisket, the process of getting to this point has been low and slow. The previous decade saw several spikes in 'cue prevalence, adding regional styles to the...
New York has a very rich history of strong contributions to heavy music. While the NYHC pioneers get worshipped (and justly so), New York often gets overlooked in discussions of other influential heavy music scenes. Our below choices for the Top 20 New York Hardcore and Metal Albums of All-Time...
On July 14th, thousands of New Yorkers took to the streets to protest the "Not Guilty" verdict of George Zimmerman, the man who killed unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin in Florida. The marchers filled Times Square at the culmination of an emotional night.
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On Saturday, July 13th, the durable Vans Warped Tour cruised into the Nassau Coliseum for an all-day festival spread over seven stages. You went to it in high school, so you know what was going down.
ALL PHOTOS BY LAURA JUNE KIRSCH