Nabe News: October 21
Scary movies, unmarked Sushi joints, and Metallica’s onetime photoshoot on Orchard Street, all in today’s LES neighborhood news!
A new unmarked Sushi place called Uo just opened on the second floor of 151 Rivington. An unmarked black door leads into a dining room that’s directly above the similarly unsigned basement bar 151.” [Grub St]
Norman Foster’s in-progress Westwater Gallery at 257 Bowery gets the Times treatment. “The Bowery location will offer a “street presence” that “we had longed for,” said Angela Westwater, one of the gallery’s founders.” If all goes according to plan, it should open springtime [New York Times; Previously]
In the spirit of Halloween, Alex starts the debate over scariest movies [Flaming Pablum]
Block Drugs in the East Village [Greenwich Village Daily Photo]
Twenty random factoids about the Tenement Museum. We liked “Metallica once held photo shoots inside 97 Orchard Street.” Rock on [Tenement Museum Blog]
Another night on Avenue A with Bob Arihood [Neither More Nor Less]