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Best of Boogie: The Most Popular Stories of 2016

Posted December 29, 2016 at 10:28 am

Here we are again. The calendar will soon change, ushering in the seventeenth year of the millennium. But before the bell tolls, let’s revisit our most popular stories from 2016. Thanks once again to all the readers, tipsters, and supporters – old and new – who help make Bowery Boogie tick! Chinese Man Viciously Beaten on […]

Holiday Hangover: The Stories You Missed During the Holiday Week

Posted January 4, 2016 at 10:33 am

So, you were traveling and couldn’t find the wi-fi connection to check out the Boogie. Or you couldn’t muster the energy after a week of binge-drinking tequila and egg nog. Well, either way, we’ve got you covered. Here are some of the notable stories from the coverage you may have missed last week. Clinton Street […]

Best of Boogie: The Most Popular Stories of 2015

Posted December 31, 2015 at 9:15 am

Here we are again. Another year under the proverbial belt, and with plenty of hard-hitting local coverage to boot. Check out some of our most popular stories from 2015. Thanks once again to all the readers, tipsters, and supporters – old and new – who help make Bowery Boogie tick! Someone Killed These Huge Mutant […]

Best of Boogie: Our Favorite Instagram Photos in 2015

Posted December 31, 2015 at 5:18 am

Good thing we upgraded to a larger phone this past year; we needed the extra storage space for the many thousands of photos snapped. Many of these made it to our Instagram account, which, if you haven’t joined us, head over and now’s the time. Here are some of our most treasured snaps from the last 365 […]

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Boogie Staff Picks: The Year in Music [2015]

Posted December 30, 2015 at 10:22 am

Another year, another batch of new albums to feast our ears on. Here’s what kept us pressing play this year. Holly’s Picks 1. Alexander Hamilton – Soundtrack 2. New Order – Music Complete 3. Chvrches – Every Open Eye 4. Brandon Flowers – The Desired Effect 5. Courtney Barnett – Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes […]

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Boogie Staff Picks: The Year in Music [2014]

Posted December 24, 2014 at 10:37 am

Here are the albums that scored the most airtime for Boogie this year. Elie’s Picks 1. Tijuana Panthers – Wayne Interest Surf-style lo-fi greatness. Plenty of tasty guitar parts drenched in reverb; plus funny lyrics. 2. Orwells – Disgraceland Flashback to Silverchair. This midwest-based garage group is composed of five 18-year-olds, but can rock out with the best of […]

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Boogie Staff Picks: The Year in Music [2013]

Last modified December 26, 2013 at 11:11 am

It’s absurdly easy to amass music nowadays, which makes it damn near impossible to hear all the new releases out there. Trying to keep up often feels like a chore, and music should never be that. In our Sisyphean effort to catalog choice tunes each year, we become more and more aware of the subjectiveness […]

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Ben & Jerry’s Should Create These Lower East Side Inspired Flavors [LISTS]

Last modified November 19, 2013 at 6:56 pm

You’d have to wake up pretty early in the morning to sneak a new Ben & Jerry’s flavor past us. The latest, an homage to Anchorman, was recently released in the city. A marketing stunt precursor to the release of Anchorman 2. Anyway, “Scotchy Scotch Scotch” is the new flavor, and you better believe it will go […]

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Eat It | Top 40 Places to Grab a Bite on the LES [LISTS]

Posted November 14, 2013 at 6:12 am

While sick and holed up in my apartment in the far eastern reaches of Grand Street for the last 10 days, I didn’t get a chance to choose a pick of the week, let alone eat much. I am also heading south for warmer weather and cheaper eats in Buenos Aires, but I will leave […]

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8 LES Treasures We Lost in the First Half of 2013 [LISTS]

Posted June 13, 2013 at 5:33 am

It’s certainly been a rough 2013 thus far. Seriously, in the first six months alone, the Lower East Side lost (or is losing) some of its most cherished institutions. The list of victims is staggering given the short timeframe. Count ’em.

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