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  • Alphaville in Bushwick Hosts Its First Show
    Beverly, Honduras, and Christines played the first show at Alphaville (140 Wilson Avenue) in Bushwick on cold & windy Friday, January 30, 2015. The new space is partially owned by Beverly drummer Scott Rosenthal and its impressive bar menu was created by resident chef Aimee Hunter. Photos by...
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  • London Grammar at Terminal 5
    Electronic pop group London Grammar, who call London home, incidentally, and fellow British pop group Until the Ribbon Breaks, of Wales, performed on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at Terminal 5. Until the Ribbon Breaks were joined on-stage by New York rapper Homeboy Sandman for a song as well....
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  • Years & Years Make U.S. Debut at Rough Trade in Williamsburg
    London-based electro-pop trio Years & Years played their first-ever U.S. show on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at Rough Trade. Photos by Sachyn Mital for the Village Voice.
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  • Inside the 2015 Adult Entertainment Expo (NSFW)
    The Adult Entertainment Expo, held in conjunction with the Adult Video Network awards each year in Las Vegas, is the porn industry's biggest trade show, giving every attendee the opportunity to meet her or his favorite adult film actor, pick up merch and learn more about the next big trend in...
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  • Inside the 2015 AVN Awards, the Oscars of Porn (NSFW)
    The Adult Video Network awards, which bills itself as "the world's sexiest awards show" and is unofficially known as the "Oscars of porn," went down on January 24, 2015 at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas, where James Deen won the award for "Mainstream Star of the Year," Riley Steele won for...
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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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