The Rest Of Your Year In Lit

The Rest Of Your Year In Lit

A cheat sheet for the bookworms among us. (That's all of us, right?)

Art

3 Gates & Other Art Portals

3 Gates & Other Art Portals

Guillermo Creus of Fortress to Solitude tells us about his current mix of physical, virtual and personal aesthetic pursuits.

Books

Slang and the City: <i>Friendship</i>

Slang and the City: Friendship

"Do you know what’s glamorous about living in New York City and having no money? After you’re thirty, exactly nothing.”

Food & Drink

Tokyo Drifts Into Prospect Heights: Bar Chuko

Tokyo Drifts Into Prospect Heights: Bar Chuko

Chuko is one of our favorite ramen spots in all of Brooklyn. But will Bar Chuko be as good?


Going On Today...

Beer Tasting

Weekly beer tasting in Park Slope.

Bierkraft, 191 Fifth Ave., Sackett St., Park Slope


Music

It’s Been a Very Bad Year: Morrissey

It’s Been a Very Bad Year: Morrissey

World Peace is none of your business.

It’s Been a Very Bad Year: Morrissey

World Peace is none of your business.


Film

Germany’s Most Wanted: <i>A Most Wanted Man</i>

Germany’s Most Wanted: A Most Wanted Man

The late Philip Seymour Hoffman gives a masterful, haunting performance in one of his last movies.

Inhuman Behavior: Mood Indigo

Michel Gondry's whimsical music-video tinkering earns diminishing returns in his latest quirkfest.

Castles in the Air: A Master Builder

Wallace Shawn and Andre Gregory fail to recapture the magic of their earlier collaborations in this flat Ibsen adaptation.

The Windows to the Soul: I Origins

Indie director Mike Cahill tackles science and faith in his sophomore effort, befuddling in ways both frustrating and exhilarating.


Food & Drink

Tokyo Drifts Into Prospect Heights: Bar Chuko

Tokyo Drifts Into Prospect Heights: Bar Chuko

Chuko is one of our favorite ramen spots in all of Brooklyn. But will Bar Chuko be as good?

High-End Home Cooking (And Lots of It): Delaware and Hudson

For a full-on feast priced under 50 bucks, you’re not going to do better than Delaware and Hudson.

Out Of The Darkness: Dotory

Dotory shines on a dark stretch of Broadway.

Jun 18, 2014

Bao Wow: Lucky Luna

If you're going to this Mexican-Taiwanese spot in Greenpoint, you've got to try the buns.

Jun 4, 2014

Columns

Are You At All Curious About Google Glass?

Ask A Cabbie

Are You At All Curious About Google Glass?

“I’ve heard about those, but I’m too old to be interested."

Sex With the Natural Redhead

Bi, Bi, Baby

Dear Audrey, recently I mentioned to a new friend that I’m bi.

Reviews

Album

It’s Been a Very Bad Year: Morrissey

World Peace is none of your business.

Theater

Send in the (Sex-Crazed) Clowns: Clown Bar

“Nipples! Without them, tits would be pointless!”

Art

3 Gates & Other Art Portals

Guillermo Creus of Fortress to Solitude tells us about his current mix of physical, virtual and personal aesthetic pursuits.

Bar

Tokyo Drifts Into Prospect Heights: Bar Chuko

Chuko is one of our favorite ramen spots in all of Brooklyn. But will Bar Chuko be as good?

Books

Slang and the City: Friendship

"Do you know what’s glamorous about living in New York City and having no money? After you’re thirty, exactly nothing.”

Film

2 Filmmakers: Double Play: James Benning and Richard Linklater

This dual portrait draws surprising connections between the indie and experimental directors, and friends.

Restaurant

High-End Home Cooking (And Lots of It): Delaware and Hudson

For a full-on feast priced under 50 bucks, you’re not going to do better than Delaware and Hudson.

The Best Old Movies on a Big Screen This Week

Dreamy musicals, noir sirens, and the most shocking acid trips in the history of cinema.

4 Art Exhibits You Need to See

Historical probings and sundry modes of hearting NYC.

The Measure cont'd

Join Us Tonight for Zoolander at SummerScreen!

SummerScreen, we're so hot right now.

The Best Old Movies on a Big Screen This Week

The Beatles! Structuralism! Femmes Fatale! And so much more, in this week and weekend's rep cinema picks.

Jul 16, 2014

Tickets on Sale Now for Fool's Gold Day Off With Danny Brown, French Montana and So Many More

A limited number of early-bird tickets are just $15. That's, like, barely any money.

Stories from Around the Web

Classified Directory

NIGHTLIFE Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Iona

Irish/Scottish Bar in a 50`s Candy Store. 22 Beers on Tap, 30 Bottled Beers, Large Selection of Whiskey, Bourbon, Tequila, Wines & Liqueurs. Wonderful Beer Garden with Ping Pong Table & BBQ (See Website for Reservations & Menus ). Great Happy Hour Specials. Showing all Soccer. DUB Pies & Paninis served till late. Open M-F 1pm-4am , Sat/Sun 12-4am (earlier for Soccer)

CLASSIFIED DIRECTORY Clinton Hill, Brooklyn

E Gallery

CLASSIFIED DIRECTORY Fort Greene, Brooklyn

Pequeña

This local Fort Greene spot respects the simple things, like getting chicken tortilla soup, salads, tacos and enchiladas just steps from home. It also respects that a fresh-lime margarita, offered frozen, on the rocks, salted or flavored with fresh fruit could just make your night.

CLASSIFIED DIRECTORY Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Fred Perry Surplus Shop

British brand Fred Perry set up shop at 306 Grand St back in May 2011, bringing their unique sports and music inspired clothing to Williamsburg. Best known for the twin-tipped pique Fred Perry shirt, the surplus shop plays host to stand out pieces from past collections as well as rare collectable styles, all at specially reduced prices. The shop carries men’s women’s and kids clothing, as well as a selection of footwear and accessories. Pick up something embroidered with their iconic Laurel Wreath, and keep an eye out for live in-store performances from up and coming and established artists.

CLASSIFIED DIRECTORY Prospect Heights, Brooklyn

Sugarcane

A jazzy steel bar and a cool decor complement each other well at Sugarcane. Voted Best Caribbean restaurant in New York, we are stylishly Caribbean without the "island" cliche. Join us as we celebrate the cuisine of Trinidad and Tobago with its fascinating blend of West African, East Indian, Chinese and Middle Eastern influences. Our upscale panCaribbean delicacies are as pleasing to the eye, as they are to the palate. Drink specials from Tues - Thurs include delectable tropical cocktails, infused rum shots and exotic martinis.

CLASSIFIED DIRECTORY Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Gristle Tattoo+Art Gallery

Gristle is a custom tattoo shop located in the heart of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, specializing in vegan ink tattoos and aftercare products. The shop also functions as an art gallery, with works from artists from all over the world continuously on display and openings held every month. Community events such as pet adoption events are also held regularly.

CLASSIFIED DIRECTORY Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Mable's Smokehouse

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