Maria Gotay

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Local Honey Salon Answers Our Bushwick Spa Prayers

Local Honey Salon Answers Our Bushwick Spa Prayers

As most ladies in the neighborhood know, Bushwick has been seriously lacking in quality beauty services

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Fangirl, Go! Top Shows For Your Weekend

Fangirl, Go! Top Shows For Your Weekend

Ever get the tinglies when listening to your favorite band, or maybe some new band, or maybe even some band you never thought you’d develop a music crush on? Even if you’re a dude, admit it: You’re somebody’s fangirl

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That’s the Spirit! 10 Rad Concerts This Weekend In The Hood

That’s the Spirit! 10 Rad Concerts This Weekend In The Hood

We’re glad you’ve joined us on this side of Decemeber, having fallen into a deep embrace with “the spirit” whether you wanted to or not

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Next Week, Trans-Pecos Becomes the Epicenter of Cool Hosting the “Other People” Residency

Next Week, Trans-Pecos Becomes the Epicenter of Cool Hosting the “Other People” Residency

If you love being on the pulse of bourgeoning music, mark your calendar for Tuesday to Friday next week

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Music or Bye: 10 Best Concerts This Weekend in Brooklyn

Music or Bye: 10 Best Concerts This Weekend in Brooklyn

If you’re not at least one of these 10 bad-as-fuck shows this weekend, we’re sorry to say we don’t think you’re cool anymore

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Bands ‘n’ Videos That Will Rock You: Top 5 Shows This Weekend

Bands ‘n’ Videos That Will Rock You: Top 5 Shows This Weekend

Fall’s lasting a long time and so can you! This weekend, pace yourself for shows on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights, plus the marathon that is Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival

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We Went to All The Best CMJ Shows So You Could Listen to This New Music Playlist

We Went to All The Best CMJ Shows So You Could Listen to This New Music Playlist

As predicted, CMJ Festival was a little cray this year – and not just in Brooklyn

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Your Guide to the Best Free & Cheap CMJ Shows in Bushwick & Beyond

Your Guide to the Best Free & Cheap CMJ Shows in Bushwick & Beyond

CMJ festival is the music lover’s mid-fall holiday

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Time to Explore: 5 For the Weekend incl. Fable Festival, Ed Schrader’s Music Beat, Free Show & More

Time to Explore: 5 For the Weekend incl. Fable Festival, Ed Schrader’s Music Beat, Free Show & More

This weekend is all about exploring

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Basilica Soundscape: A Music Festival Movement Born in Upstate NY [Review]

Basilica Soundscape: A Music Festival Movement Born in Upstate NY [Review]

Last weekend, hoards of Brooklynites (alongside a healthy sprinkling of Tri-Staters) carpooled, camped, Amtrak’ed and Airbnb’ed to the charmingly industrial town of Hudson, NY, the perfect backdrop for Basilica Soundscape

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Get Diva: 5 Awesome Music Shows For The Weekend

Get Diva: 5 Awesome Music Shows For The Weekend

If you have to be a diva this weekend, you might as well channel the Spice Girls and do it all Saturday Night Diva style

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Good Times: 5 Concerts to Keep Summer Flowing

Good Times: 5 Concerts to Keep Summer Flowing

Just in case you thought summer was over, tomorrow we’re reaching highs of 81 degrees and partying at the beach with a whole bunch of indie babes. Plus, there are four other great concerts happening this weekend in Bushwick. I know there’s gonna be good times…! #5 Outlier Recordings Five Year Anniversary featuring Woulg // Matas // Oddlogic […]

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Baby, You Burn: Top Concerts to Sweat at This Weekend (Free Rooftop Show, DIY Venues, Broke City & More)

Baby, You Burn: Top Concerts to Sweat at This Weekend (Free Rooftop Show, DIY Venues, Broke City & More)

Everyone is the world knows Burning Man is happening right now, but newsflash: we’re not there, and the world is still spinning! In fact, the lack of unicycles and furry boots in Bushwick is leaving a gap for a weekend full of really great rock’n’roll– no accordions involved

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Top 10 Festivals In & Around NYC This Fall (Basilica Soundscape, Sustain-Release, Lock’n & More!)

Top 10 Festivals In & Around NYC This Fall (Basilica Soundscape, Sustain-Release, Lock’n & More!)

Time flies, summer sizzles, and the F-bomb has been on the tongues of a lot of babes lately

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Top Shows (BangOn! Day Party, Pancakes & Whiskey, Dildos???)

Top Shows (BangOn! Day Party, Pancakes & Whiskey, Dildos???)

Oi, we’ve got the August blues

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Dance Magic Dance! Top 10 Shows This Weekend (Free Beach Shows, Midnight Pictureplane, Summer Thunder)

Dance Magic Dance! Top 10 Shows This Weekend (Free Beach Shows, Midnight Pictureplane, Summer Thunder)

It’s already Friday? Great, because I just saw Labyrinth for the first time ever and have been practicing my Dance Magic Dance

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All about the Gigawatts: 10 Bands to See At This Weekend’s Badass Festival

All about the Gigawatts: 10 Bands to See At This Weekend’s Badass Festival

With a tagline of “Probably Brooklyn’s Best Music Festival,” Gigawatts organizers, the team behind bi-monthly music magazine 1.21 Gigawatts, are not so humble about the quality of their event- and for good reason! The lineup in completely bangin’, featuring the best of the punk, rock, garage- and even pop and rap!- scenes from Brooklyn and beyond. […]

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Rage it Out: Top Shows this Weekend feat Boys Noize, Mitski, Scum Fest, CuntMafia & More!

Rage it Out: Top Shows this Weekend feat Boys Noize, Mitski, Scum Fest, CuntMafia & More!

We’ve officially reached the midpoint of summer

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It’s Almost Too Much: Top Music Shows This Very Weekend

It’s Almost Too Much: Top Music Shows This Very Weekend

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5 Places You Should Be: Weekend Shows Incl. Make Music NY, Pizza Fest, BangOn!, and More

5 Places You Should Be: Weekend Shows Incl. Make Music NY, Pizza Fest, BangOn!, and More

It’s the weekend and there are at least five places you should be

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Gov Ball: The Music Was Great, Even if Half the Crowd Wasn’t Listening

Gov Ball: The Music Was Great, Even if Half the Crowd Wasn’t Listening

Music may enrich our memories of a time and place, but at festivals, it only tells half the story; the only real constant are the attendees

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5 Musicians You Must See At Governors Ball This Weekend

5 Musicians You Must See At Governors Ball This Weekend

Almost a year ago, we enjoyed Governors Ball’s joyous return after a 2013 monsoon washout

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Top 7 Music Shows For You to Meet: Get Going This Weekend (House Party, Bossa Nova & FREE Indie Pop)

Top 7 Music Shows For You to Meet: Get Going This Weekend (House Party, Bossa Nova & FREE Indie Pop)

Short weeks rule, amirite? And now that Memorial Day has passed and we’re in full early-summertime swing, it’s time to you get going to some concerts! Check out our seven picks for the week, starting tonite!

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It Never Ends: 5 Top Concerts this Weekend

It Never Ends: 5 Top Concerts this Weekend

If you were wondering if the concerts would ever slow down, you’d ever stop harming your eardrums and saturating your liver, and you’d find some time to actually watch TV, here’s a whisper of reality: it never ends

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Sprung: Top 5 Concerts This Weekend (24 Hour Party, Dance-Off, Dreamy Sunday Night Show + more)

Sprung: Top 5 Concerts This Weekend (24 Hour Party, Dance-Off, Dreamy Sunday Night Show + more)

Spring has sprung and so have you my hard rockin’ amigo! So, celebrate the epic weather and leave the cat to her own devices this weekend

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The Best Weekend: Ava Luna, BangOn! Rave, New York’s Alright Fest, 14-hour Dance Party + MORE!

The Best Weekend: Ava Luna, BangOn! Rave, New York’s Alright Fest, 14-hour Dance Party + MORE!

It’s going to be 70+ degrees and sunny tomorrow, and there are ten incredible shows, raves, dance parties and festivals going down over the next three days

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20 Questions for Party Collective BangOn! Before This Saturday’s “Creatures of the Night” Warehouse Rager

20 Questions for Party Collective BangOn! Before This Saturday’s “Creatures of the Night” Warehouse Rager

This Saturday, BangOn! makes its triumphant return with “Creatures of the Night” – a slinky, animalistic warehouse party happening right here in Jefftown  the heart of Bushwick!

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Your Easter Basket of Concerts: Free Teengirl Fantasy Show, New DIY Venue, Forever Festival + More

Your Easter Basket of Concerts: Free Teengirl Fantasy Show, New DIY Venue, Forever Festival + More

So you can’t be with your family this Easter weekend

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All of the Lights: 10 Music Shows to Bring Post-SXSW Energy to Bushwick

All of the Lights: 10 Music Shows to Bring Post-SXSW Energy to Bushwick

Turn up the lights in here, baby, extra bright y’all need to read this

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6 Music Shows to Rock your World This Weekend!

6 Music Shows to Rock your World This Weekend!

The weekend starts NOW! Get to a concert starting tonite and continue through Sunday! Here are your top 6 shows in Bushwick

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Burning Man Basically Happened in Bushwick Last Weekend [Video]

Burning Man Basically Happened in Bushwick Last Weekend [Video]

Last weekend, aka the halfway point to Burning Man in Black Rock City, camps Thunder Gumbo and Icarus joined forces for “Freezing Sun / Burning Moon,” an art-car fundraiser rager like none we’ve ever seen before at The Wick/The Well in Bushw

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At Maite, an Exotic New Bushwick Restaurant, There’s a Lot to Love

At Maite, an Exotic New Bushwick Restaurant, There’s a Lot to Love

Maite: a Basque name meaning “one who is loved

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Get Onboard: Top 7 Shows of the Weekend! (Jazz at Paper Box, Dancing at Alphaville & a New DIY Venue)

Get Onboard: Top 7 Shows of the Weekend! (Jazz at Paper Box, Dancing at Alphaville & a New DIY Venue)

You had better get on our level because this weekend is all about the music

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Headbangin’ Good: The 7 Best Concerts This Weekend

Headbangin’ Good: The 7 Best Concerts This Weekend

Headbang your way into the weekend with our curated selection of top music shows! We’ve got afterhours dance parties, rock’n’roll, hip hop, and even twee punk shows

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Love the Love: Bushwick Valentine’s Weekend Mega-Event-List is Here

Love the Love: Bushwick Valentine’s Weekend Mega-Event-List is Here

Valentine’s Day – love it or hate it, it’s HERE, and you’ve got plenty of options throughout the weekend

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Pencil In These 7 Concerts This Weekend

Pencil In These 7 Concerts This Weekend

Seven may or may not be your lucky number– either way we’ve got seven shows for you to wiggle into your weekend plans

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