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Listen to EYE RA HAZE’s New Single “Warships” [Exclusive]

Last modified June 7, 2013 at 1:15 pm

We’re very happy to be able to provide the first listen to NYC-based EYE RA HAZE’s new single “Warships.” It’s one of those start slow, build up and kick your ass tracks that you’ll probably play a few times in a row. It could be said that lead singer Natasha Nicholson’s voice is reminiscent of Evanescence’s Amy Lee, but […]

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New Museum Block Party at Sara D. Roosevelt Park Tomorrow

Posted July 22, 2011 at 10:31 am

Tomorrow afternoon, the New Museum will hold its fifth annual block party event in the Pit area of Sara D. Roosevelt Park.

Reminder: The Howl! Festival Begins Tonight

Posted September 10, 2010 at 3:49 pm

The seventh annual Howl! Festival kicks off at 5 pm tonight with the traditional reading Allen Ginsberg’s “Howl.”  Herewith, the full schedule of events. [Deceased Chico Mural. Photo Credit: Goggla]

Howl! Festival Schedule Released

Posted August 31, 2010 at 11:16 am

The seventh annual Howl! Festival in Tompkins Square Park will begin September 10 at 5 pm, and run through Sunday afternoon. As always, the event kicks off with the traditional reading of the iconic Allen Ginsberg poem, “Howl.” The reading will feature some of the neighborhood’s finest poets, including John Giorno and Anne Waldman, and […]

Official Grand Opening of Celebrate Cafe at the Bowery Poetry Club

Posted June 21, 2010 at 6:12 am

Celebrate Cafe is almost in its fifth month of operation inside the Bowery Poetry Club.  The venture is run by the Lower Eastside Girls Club, and doubles as an entrepreneurial program for youth and young adults.  A nice symbiotic relationship on the Bowery.  We received an email from the owners announcing that today is the […]

88 Orchard Announces New Summer Menu

Posted May 10, 2010 at 6:20 am

Yesterday, 88 Orchard officially announced its new summertime menu.  The small plates are served daily after 6 pm, and include ingredients sourced from a handful of culinary neighbors – Il Laboratorio del Gelato, Saxelby Cheesemongers, The Pickle Guys, and Formaggio Essex. Also, sangria is now part of their wine list.

New Lower East Side Photography Exhibit at Gallery Bar

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:18 am

Starting tonight, Gallery Bar at 120 Orchard Street will be hosting an exhibition of photography entitled Sampling and Revisions: The LES Deframed.  The neighborhood-centric showcase will feature archival stills from the Tenement Museum collection alongside more contemporary work.  Opening reception is at 7 pm, but the event itself will run through March 24. [Photo via […]

New York on Film in the 1970s

Posted November 18, 2009 at 6:18 am

Later tonight, the 92Y Tribeca is hosting a free screening of four 16 mm film prints from the New York Public Library.  Each of the short films – Bowery Men’s Shelter, Crosby Street, Huberts, Coney Island – captures the essence of New York City during the 1970s.  The event kicks off at 6:30 pm in […]

Tonight: Books for Bars Event at ABC No Rio

Posted November 6, 2009 at 6:20 am

From the Bowery Boogie inbox: Books Through Bars is out of money, so we’re playing cheap/fun/awesome Bingo to pay for postage and keep sending packages full of books to folks incarcerated in America’s broken prison system. It’s free to get in, cheap ($1!) to play, and we’ll have beer from the Brooklyn Brewery for sale.  […]

Halloween Eve with Abaddon NYC

Posted October 30, 2009 at 10:18 am

Looking for a salaciously hellacious Halloween eve of frightening art and bloodwrestling?  Check out the following press release. ABADDON: A HELLACIOUSLY themed Halloween Eve @ ART.LES.STUDIOS NYC Fri. 10/30, 8pm till Midnight 202 Rivington Street (btwn Pitt and Ridge Sts.) RSVP to is mandatory Advance Tickets for Abaddon suggested @: On Friday night we […]