Clinton Street Baking Co., Georgia’s Eastside BBQ, and Pianos All Approved by CB3

Last modified July 15, 2014 at 9:08 am

Community Board 3 decided to split the SLA subcommittee agenda into a two-night extravaganza. Without the alcohol. The panel approved much of what came their way. Here are some notes: Clinton Street Baking Co., 2-4 Clinton Street Word first circulated back in April that the Clinton Street Baking Co. was expanding its footprint with plans […]

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Clayton’s Corner: Bystander Injured in Banksy Installation Removal on Ludlow

Posted October 16, 2013 at 12:00 pm

Every time Banksy puts up a new piece during his month-long NYC “residency,” vandals, collectors, and admirers swarm the chosen locations. Mere days after the Bristol-based street artist placed a mural-laden car in the vacant lot at 157 Ludlow Street, the doors were stolen. Then yesterday afternoon, the exhibit was carted away to an unspecified […]

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Banksy Strikes the LES Again

Posted October 10, 2013 at 9:45 am

Banksy fans swarmed to his latest piece yesterday. This time across from Pianos. More coverage with tons of pics over at this street art blog.

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Album Review: JoyCut ‘PiecesOfUsWereLeftOnTheGround’

Posted October 4, 2013 at 12:10 pm

JoyCut has been pushing out their indie electronic sonics for nearly a decade. Their 2011 studio effort, Ghost Trees Where To Disappear, garnered JoyCut some critical acclaim, and various gigs across Europe were some of their biggest yet. Now, the Italian threesome are ready to tempt the American masses with PiecesOfUsWereLeftOnTheGround, which recently dropped via […]

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Check Out Adios Ghost at Pianos Next Week

Posted September 20, 2013 at 11:30 am

You’ve got to love a band whose influences are “lurching trees” and “the rhythm of the wooden walkway on the Brooklyn Bridge.” Brooklyn-based Adios Ghost has been described as “experimental indie folk,” with world music influences and intricately layered harmonies. Having met in college, members A. Loew, Ben Sigerson, Jimmy Stull and Simon Davenport bonded […]

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Lower East Side Gears Up for the Downtown Music Festival

Posted March 29, 2013 at 12:01 pm

The countdown to summer in the city is pretty much on at this point, and we all know what that means: many of NYC’s finest venues will be sweltering with some of the finest acts in music. And helping to kick things off this spring is the Downtown Music Festival. According to Brooklyn Vegan, Downtown […]

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Living Room Receives Extension Through April

Posted February 19, 2013 at 6:09 am

With the first extension nearing conclusion, the Living Room was able to procure an additional two-month reprieve at its soon-to-evaporate space.

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Jump Into the Gospel Begins Residency at Pianos Tonight

Posted June 8, 2011 at 1:07 pm

If you missed Jump Into the Gospel perform at Mercury Lounge back in April, you’re now in luck.

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