Mason Dixon

Sneak Peek: Sons of Essex at 133 Essex

Posted October 4, 2011 at 6:42 am

Developments at the forthcoming Sons of Essex have pretty much flown under the radar these last few weeks. The reveal, after the jump!

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Sons of Essex Replaces Mason Dixon at 133 Essex

Last modified September 14, 2011 at 8:34 am

Three months after the bullriding honkytonk folded and the build-out began, there are finally some behind-the-plywood details about this latest venture at 133 Essex Street.

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Mason Dixon Gone; 133 Essex Shrouded in JR Plywood

Posted June 30, 2011 at 6:09 am

The life of LES honkytonk Mason Dixon abruptly ended last month, predominantly thanks to the recent police crackdown.

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Mason Dixon Done with 133 Essex Street

Posted May 16, 2011 at 6:09 am

Mason Dixon is reportedly throwing in the towel. The Essex Street honkytonk fell prey to the NYPD earlier this year, and hasn’t recovered.

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Los Feliz Reopening Today at 5 PM

Posted April 16, 2011 at 9:39 am

The week-long slap-on-the-wrist has drawn to a close for at least one of the Rob Shamlian-owned establishments.

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Mason Dixon & Los Feliz to Reopen Next Week

Last modified May 8, 2011 at 8:16 am

Both Rob Shamlian-owned watering holes are expected to remain closed temporarily. More after the jump!

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Mason Dixon & Los Feliz Shuttered by Court Order

Last modified May 8, 2011 at 8:11 am

The Seventh Precinct is at it again, turning up the heat on a pair of Lower East Side nightspots.

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Mason Dixon Hires Wayne Nish & Launches New Menu

Posted November 30, 2010 at 5:04 pm

Despite the appearance of rogue clipboard carriers petitioning for a new restaurant inside 133 Essex Street, Mason Dixon is in fact staying put.  But that still doesn’t truly explain their appearance on the December Community Board 3 docket.  Owner Rob Shamlian reached out to clear the air on the matter, stating: The fact is, someone […]

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[Updated] Mason Dixon Closing, Soul Food Coming Soon?

Last modified November 30, 2010 at 10:31 am

To all the urban cowpokes in the neighborhood, it’s last call at Mason Dixon, so time to pack up those saddles and grab one for the road. Seriously, the Lower East Side honky-tonk helmed by nightlife purveyor Rob Shamlian is about to go belly up. That means no more late-night encounters with the mechanical bull. […]

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Rihanna Releases “What’s My Name” Music Video [Video]

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:35 am

Two months ago, Rihanna made local headlines while filming a music video for her latest single “What’s My Name.” And unsurprisingly, the Lower East Side features quite prominently in the final edit.  Most of the scenes utilized were shot between East Houston and Delancey, but east of Essex Street. The video is chock full of […]

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