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Great news: A part-cafe, part-bar that also sells collaborative Norah Jones albums is coming to Williamsburg! The cafe will reportedly be called Starbucks, and has just applied for a license to sell beer and wine, reports The Brooklyn Paper, and may even offer a limited-run "reserve" coffee line exclusively for the forthcoming shop at N. 7th St between Bedford Ave and Berry St in order to compete with the other upscale cafes in the neighborhood,...
A Long Island man has been arrested for gaining the trust of Brooklyn-based jazz great Cecil Taylor and stealing nearly $500,000 from the 85-year-old. According to records obtained by Gothamist, 54-year-old Noel Muir of Nassau County befriended the elderly Taylor while working as a contractor on a house next door to the performer's home in Fort Greene. Apparently, Muir became such good friends with Taylor that he was invited to accompany him to Kyoto, Japan where...
Like Max before them, another staple of the Manhattan scene is moving to our fair borough, but instead of Italian food, we're getting a new jazz club. The news comes via DNAinfo: After shuttering TriBeCa's Silver Lining jazz club last summer, co-owners Joseph Schwartz, Vito Dieterle and Matthew Clarke have turned their eye toward Bed-Stuy, leasing a space at 1223 Bedford Avenue for the second coming of Silver Lining. "For me, I've always been aware of the history...

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