Mondo Kim’s

That Time Robin Williams Frequented Kim’s Video in 2001 [PHOTOS]

Posted August 26, 2014 at 9:22 am

Two tragedies of August 2014 – Robin Williams and Kim’s Video. Last night, the last iteration of the once-dominant Kim’s Video & Music empire shuttered for good. The asking rent on the store – located at 124 First Avenue – was jacked to $16,500. With this imminent closure in mind, as well as the stunning […]

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Barcade Opening Another Location in Former Mondo Kim’s on St. Mark’s Place

Posted May 20, 2014 at 6:09 am

St. Mark’s Place will return to its retro roots. Sort of. Looks like the Brooklyn-based Barcade plans to open its second Manhattan location at the former home of Mondo Kim’s (which closed in 2008) Gothamist had the scoop yesterday, revealing that the East Village location would be situated on the ground floor. Owner Paul Kermizian told the […]

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