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On Saturday Weyes Blood, aka Natalie Mering, and her band looped back to New York City for a show at Baby’s All Right, their last before Mering embarks on a West coast tour with the help of only a harpist. But something about her return must have been bittersweet– she's not exactly the biggest fan of New York City, a place she only recently started calling home. Mering’s career making ethereal and sometimes haunting folk music has been...
If you're like us, then you're probably already thinking about how you haven't been out to Rockaway Beach nearly enough this summer. Labor Day (i.e. the end of the summer beach season) is a mere 54 days away and the pressure to head out there and have a great day is mounting. Well, let this be a major draw: this weekend, famed French pop-up, Le Fooding, will host a 3-day bash on the beach...
If you weren't able to get tickets to BAM's screening of Do the Right Thing on Sunday, well, that's too bad! But there is something else that you can do, something culturally relevant, and that is go see the undeniably legendary Patti Smith and the undeniably ubiquitous James Franco read poetry on Fort Tilden beach.  As part of Rockaway!, a (totally free!) public arts initiative put together by the Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy (JBRPC), Smith and Franco...
Someone has finally stepped up to fill the giant hole left by the recent demise of Rockabus. As of of this weekend, Bushwick has its very own beach bus, and a ride will only cost you six bucks. The news comes via Bushwick Daily: This Saturday, Pearl's Social and Billy Club will launch the Bushwick Beach Bus, which will take locals from Bushwick to Fort Tilden, Rockaway Beach and Ripper's. Before the bus departs at 10am, riders...