Posted April 21, 2021 at 5:08 am
A virtual tribute to keep the late Adam Schlesinger’s memory shining on is in the works. The Fountains of Wayne co-founder and bassist passed away one year ago due to Covid complications. “This is a proper musical send-off for my soul brother with a bunch of talented and groovy guests that would make Adam wince,” […]
Posted June 4, 2020 at 5:09 am
By the time this article is published, 11 weeks of self-isolation will have passed. It’s been 11 weeks since many of us have gone to work, since grocery stores have felt safe, and since handshakes have felt friendly. And those are only the most banal, everyday changes. When it comes to the moments we share […]
Posted February 12, 2016 at 5:12 am
Say, let’s skip the schmaltzy candlelight dinner, roses and boxed chocolates this Valentine’s Day. Let’s instead raise a glass (and some fists, of course) to Motörhead and the late Lemmy Kilmister this Sunday (February 14), shall we? Brooklyn Vegan tipped us off recently that Bowery Electric’s (327 Bowery) monthly Sally Can’t Dance party will see […]
Last modified September 3, 2015 at 5:45 pm
Yes friends, it’s time to raise our glasses to one of New York City’s finest once again, the one and only Joey Ramone, as the 2014 Joey Ramone Birthday Bash is coming up Monday, May 19—the punk legend’s actual birthday! “There is never a shortage of reasons to celebrate the birthday and life of my […]
Posted March 17, 2014 at 9:28 am
The Bowery really was electric on Friday evening, standing amongst a crowd of family and friends honoring an inspirational man: Mike Bakaty, who passed away at the end of January. It was a farewell (nay, celebration) to a tattoo legend, hosted at his favorite neighborhood bar, Bowery Electric, and attended by friends and loved ones. […]
Posted March 14, 2014 at 6:04 am
On January 29, the tattoo community lost one of its legends – Lower East Side homesteader Mike Bakaty. The skin artist had succumbed to his fight with lung cancer at age 77. Now his Fineline family (which includes son Mehai) is throwing a bash to celebrate his life. This “party in memoriam” happens tonight at […]
Last modified May 31, 2013 at 11:38 am
Natural born confrontationalist Lydia Lunch and her band Retrovirus brought some much needed sex, grime and rock ‘n’ roll back to the Bowery Wednesday night.
Posted September 13, 2012 at 9:28 am
Billy Joe decided to stop by the Bowery Electric last night to perform an acoustic set for lucky fans in the know.
Last modified July 8, 2012 at 12:29 pm
Jesse Malin reunited with is boys for a D Generation show at his own Bowery Electric. Supporting artists included The Bamboo Kids, Brass Knuckle Evangelists, and Romans.