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  • CBGB Festival Brings the Heat
    Crowds braved the 100+ degree temps on Saturday, July 7 to catch the CBGB Festival take over Times Square and Central Park. Seeing the mighty Superchunk, Guided by Voices, Cloud Nothings, and Duff McKagan made the buckets of sweat worth it. See more CBGB Fest photos Photos by Kelsi Carpenter
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  • New York Underwear Run Streaks Through Central Park
    Hundreds of scantily clad New Yorkers ran through Central Park on July 6th as part of the Aquaphor NYC Triathlon weekend event. While the real triathlon is scheduled for this Sunday, June 8th, a crowd full of people showed up in their most patriotic undergarments for the 5th annual event....
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  • CBGB Fest at Webster Hall Cut Short Due to Stabbing
    On July 6th, CBGB Fest was slated to take over Webster Hall with performances from Absolution, Sai Nam, Vision of Disorder, Sick Of It All, and Cro-Mags. Sick Of It All and Cro-Mags never took the stage, however, because Cro-Mags founder Harley Flanagan allegedly burst into the VIP section and...
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  • Roger Waters Builds a New Outfield Wall at Yankee Stadium
    On July 6, Roger Waters played Yankee Stadium. Kory Grow writes at Sound of the City: Size matters. Roger Waters proved this Friday night at Yankee Stadium when he put on his biggest-yet production of one of the biggest albums of all time, his former band Pink Floyd's double-LP The Wall, which...
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  • PHOTOS: The Top Ten Pastry Shops in New York
    Read more about these delicious pastry shops in Tejal Rao's full story.
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  • Made in America Festival
    Labor Day weekend in Philadelphia saw the Made in America Festival, a first-year music festival organized by Jay-Z, who headlined Saturday night. Pearl Jam headlined Sunday night. Photos by Marcos Torres for the Houston Press.
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  • Air Guitar's Nastiest Shredders Rock The Bowery
    The Bowery Ballroom was the place to be on June 21st. 350 people came out to see who would be representing New York in the US Air Guitar Championship. Competitors let it rip as they took the stage with nothing but their wits and unbridled passion for (air)...
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  • Wolf Party Howls into July
    The Wolf Party took over Le Souk yet again and it did not disappoint. All the wild boys and girls came out to start the special mid-week weekend right, making it an Independence Day to remember. Or forget. ALL PHOTOS BY MARO HAGOPIAN
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  • The 2012 Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
    It's as American as apple pie--hell, it's way more American than apple pie: The Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island. On July 4th, the world's best competitive eaters duked it out at the sport's signature event. Joey Chestnut won his 6th title by downing 68 franks. Tim "Eater X"...
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  • Zombie Rave at Webster Hall
    Brains. Dance. Brains. Dance. Brains. Dance. Brains. Dance. Sounds simple when you read it, but when you're actually piling copious amounts of human brain into your gullet while dancing, it can get pretty tough. Case in point: Webster Hall's Zombie Rave. Our own Laura June Kirsch was there on...
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  • Burlesque at the Bell House (NSFW)
    To celebrate the 100th model on Ellen Stagg's website, the Bell House hosted an evening of burlesque, fire eating, and general nude fun on June 28th. Nate "Igor" Smith was there, and as usual, he captured all the crazy (and very NSFW) action. ALL PHOTOS BY NATE "IGOR" SMITH
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  • Let's Play House Dances June Away
    The Let's Play House party crew took over Loreley in Brooklyn on June 30 for beer, music, dancing, and more beer. Populette, Brennan Green, Phil South & James Friedman provided the tunes as everyone said a hearty goodbye to June and a warm hello to July. Rabbit. ALL PHOTOS BY LAURA JUNE KIRSCH
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