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Contest: The Final Countdown
October 28, 2009 – 8:32 AM | 35 Comments
Contest: The Final Countdown

Head-banging synchronized with synthesizer chords compliments of Europe. $266,851 compliments of Tomato Nation, Asirda, HP, Jenn and Wiley, and $ and His Mysterians.
And like the little green Jedi once said…there is another.
A gentleman we …

The End Of Side A = The End Of An Era
October 22, 2009 – 10:12 PM | 53 Comments
The End Of Side A = The End Of An Era

What ever happened to Toad The Wet Sprocket? You know, the "All I Want" band from the '90s?
…No? "Walk On The Ocean"? Not ringing a bell?
I'd forgotten I even owned that album until iTunes DJ …

3-2-1 Launch: Monday 29 June! Freeee!
June 29, 2009 – 8:45 AM | No Comment
3-2-1 Launch: Monday 29 June!  Freeee!

Come on down to the Bell House on June 29 at 7 PM for a FREE Night Of Rock, to celebrate the launch of two new Brooklyn-based businesses — King Killer Studios and xtrapulp — …

The bitter end
June 25, 2009 – 11:00 PM | 63 Comments
The bitter end

It all happened very fast — within a couple years of the Motown special. But even at the time of the "Motown 25" moonwalk, fame was old hat to Michael Jackson. He hadn't even turned …

DVR Crush: Behind the Music
March 19, 2009 – 10:49 AM | 24 Comments

It's baaaaaaaaack!

Shut up, St. Patrick's Day
March 16, 2009 – 8:29 PM | 99 Comments
Shut up, St. Patrick's Day

Ireland, Irish people, Irish culture, Irish Spring soap, Kathy Ireland — I've got no beef with them, corned or otherwise. I could do without shitty Oirish accents of film and television, but that's not Ireland's …

Support Local Business: The Kites play King Killer
January 29, 2009 – 9:10 AM | No Comment
Support Local Business: The Kites play King Killer

Please join me at King Killer Studios on Saturday January 31 for a show by The Kites (the handsome peeps above). Their punishing metal riffs…no, wait, they're a folk trio, but Nat can probably be …

Two embarrassing things
November 6, 2008 – 11:10 AM | 41 Comments
Two embarrassing things

1. Thing the first: you know how you keep seeing the ads for Stylista and saying aloud, "Please, who would watch that?" I would, as it turns out. AND I LOVE IT. I hate Anne …

Support Local Biz: September 13, 2008
September 13, 2008 – 1:23 PM | No Comment

From The House Next Door poobah Keith Uhlich:
I'm helping to run a film society in my neighborhood called "Film Park Slope." It's held, as long as scheduling allows, every month at Congregation Beth Elohim(271 Garfield …

Support Local Biz: July 28, 2008
July 28, 2008 – 8:46 AM | 2 Comments

Friend of TN Karen tipped me to the nifty music of Schocholautte, which took me a while to get around to listening to (and even longer to spell correctly).The band has a Hives-y sound, and …