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Let The Right One In: 5 Ragers for the Weekend

Let The Right One In: 5 Ragers for the Weekend

When the going gets rough, let the cocktail find you

Diversity is Key: 10 Concerts For The Weekend (Metal, Marching Band, Shoegaze, Electronic…)

Diversity is Key: 10 Concerts For The Weekend (Metal, Marching Band, Shoegaze, Electronic…)

 

Grammy-Nominated ILoveMakonnen Plays in Bushwick TONIGHT!

Grammy-Nominated ILoveMakonnen Plays in Bushwick TONIGHT!

You may have heard the buzz… grammy-nominated hip hop artist and Drake-tourmate ILoveMakonnen has been hanging out in Bushwick lately and will cause a frenzy at Silent Barn TONIGHT. But don’t count on hearing “Tuesday”— not because it’s Monday— but because he’s playing tonight with his DIY project Phantom Posse, whose vibe floats around in […]

10 Concerts for the Weekend: Jazz Fest, Free Honky Tonk, New Years Do-Over & More!

10 Concerts for the Weekend: Jazz Fest, Free Honky Tonk, New Years Do-Over & More!

Now that the new year is in full swing, we’re ready to get back to the normal show/DJ/DIY/party grind

Get Fresh: Top 5 Music Shows in 2015 incl. Free Shows & New Queers Eve!

Get Fresh: Top 5 Music Shows in 2015 incl. Free Shows & New Queers Eve!

What’s UP 2015, where the new fresh, new #DIY lives, where’s we wipe away Brooklyn’s 2014 losses and look only onward to where the grass is just starting to grow

Share These Gifts: Top Music Shows This Weekend (Birddog Holiday Party, Bass & Drum, House Party…)

Share These Gifts: Top Music Shows This Weekend (Birddog Holiday Party, Bass & Drum, House Party…)

This time next week, it’ll be fucking CHRISTMAS–How insane is that?! If you haven’t finished (or even started) your Xmas shopping we’d like to share five small gifts with you

Listen to 75 Epic Songs on Bushwick Daily’s Best of 2014 Playlist!

Listen to 75 Epic Songs on Bushwick Daily’s Best of 2014 Playlist!

We can pretty much all agree: 2014 was an incredible year in music

Your Top Goddamn Shows This Weekend: Holiday Brunch Show, Laser Harp, Wintry Folk Tunes + Suburbia is back!

Your Top Goddamn Shows This Weekend: Holiday Brunch Show, Laser Harp, Wintry Folk Tunes + Suburbia is back!

You know what? I’m all out of jokes

We Are Thankful for These Top 5 Shows During Thanksgiving Weekend

We Are Thankful for These Top 5 Shows During Thanksgiving Weekend

Thanksgiving is a time to say thanks, and we may have already shouted out 101 reasons we’re thankful we live in Bushwick, but we’d like to extend that gratitude to ALL the musicians and ALL the venues that are keeping up programming during Thanksgiving. Truly, from the bottom of our cholesterol-brimmed hearts, you RULE. Now […]

Body Actualized Center, Beloved Cosmic Yoga Studio & Party Palace, Closing December 1

Body Actualized Center, Beloved Cosmic Yoga Studio & Party Palace, Closing December 1

We’re beyond bummed to report that on Troutman Street will be closing come December 1. Although the owners didn’t immediately reply to a request for comment, rumor has it that rent went up astronomically this year and the involved parties could no longer afford to stay in the work/live/yoga/party space. After 3 years in business bringing […]

5 For The Weekend: African Oldies; Last Secret Shows at Death by Audio & Free Concert at Palisades!

5 For The Weekend: African Oldies; Last Secret Shows at Death by Audio & Free Concert at Palisades!

HIGH FIVE, it’s the weekend

Free This Saturday? Be in The Love Supreme’s Dance-Your-Face-Off Music Video!

Free This Saturday? Be in The Love Supreme’s Dance-Your-Face-Off Music Video!

Our dear friends over at  epic 12-piece funk and soul band The Love Supreme have been up to a lot of great things lately, including a bangin’ CMJ performance, studio time to shape up their first LP, and now, filming their debut music video! And guess what?  They want YOU to be part of the fun

Music Always Wins: 10 Best Shows For [Cold] Weekend

Music Always Wins: 10 Best Shows For [Cold] Weekend

It’s cold outside

Shake it Off: Top 6 Shows T Swift Ain’t Invited To This Weekend

Shake it Off: Top 6 Shows T Swift Ain’t Invited To This Weekend

Shake it off, commands New York City’s “Global Welcome Ambassador for Tourism,” the completely manufactured Tay Swift

CMJ Class of 2014 Superlatives + Playlist (Cutest Couple, Most Popular, Dorkiest, Best Hair + More!)

CMJ Class of 2014 Superlatives + Playlist (Cutest Couple, Most Popular, Dorkiest, Best Hair + More!)

At CMJ, camaraderie is contagious

Bushwick Daily Has Teamed Up with Out In The Streets to Bring you a Rad CMJ Showcase TONIGHT at Lot 45!

Bushwick Daily Has Teamed Up with Out In The Streets to Bring you a Rad CMJ Showcase TONIGHT at Lot 45!

Readers, a friendly reminder that you made plans a few weeks ago, remember? You promised to come and celebrate CMJ Bushwick Style at our unofficial showcase tonight at Lot 45

Your Day-by-Day Guide to the Most Outstanding CMJ Shows in Bushwick + Williamsburg All This Week!

Your Day-by-Day Guide to the Most Outstanding CMJ Shows in Bushwick + Williamsburg All This Week!

CMJ only seems like a drag if a) you’re in a band that’s playing 3+ shows; b) you don’t know how to navigate the madness

CMJ’s 12 Hottest Bands & Where to Catch Them For Free or Cheap

CMJ’s 12 Hottest Bands & Where to Catch Them For Free or Cheap

We hope you are all as jazzed about CMJ as we are! The festival is the College Music Journal’s “Music Marathon”- a completely amazing (and exhausting) week (October 21-25, 2014) of live music, giving the music community a chance to catch the best new artists from around the world before they blow up

Get Swept up: 8 Must-See Shows + Festivals This Weekend!

Get Swept up: 8 Must-See Shows + Festivals This Weekend!

Get swept away this weekend with a whole lotta great shows this weekend in Bushwick and beyond! This week we’ve got house parties, disco dancing, spookfolk concerts, and Escape Festival going down on Governor’s Island!

You’ve Got Plans on October 23rd: Bushwick Daily + Out In The Streets Annual CMJ Party at Lot 45 Announced!

You’ve Got Plans on October 23rd: Bushwick Daily + Out In The Streets Annual CMJ Party at Lot 45 Announced!

For the second year in a row, we are stoked to announce an unofficial CMJ showcase with Out In The Streets! This year’s party will take place on Thursday, October 23rd at Lot 45 with a killer lineup of local talent and well as some imports including Rioux, Fort Lean, Zula, Yawn, Seoul, and more! Come party with us to experience the CMJ Music Marathon from the comfort of your own hood

Do As We Say: Top 7 Music Shows This Weekend (Bunna Cafe, Palisades & Downtown Festival)

Do As We Say: Top 7 Music Shows This Weekend (Bunna Cafe, Palisades & Downtown Festival)

Do as we say and you’ll have a great weekend, full of unexpected performances at no or little damage to your wallet

Your Lucky #: 7 Rad Concerts This Weekend with Free Cassette Store Day Show, Soul Dance Party & More

Your Lucky #: 7 Rad Concerts This Weekend with Free Cassette Store Day Show, Soul Dance Party & More

 

Rock It: 10 Best Live Music Events this Weekend from Indie Ballet to Free Shows At BK Flea!

Rock It: 10 Best Live Music Events this Weekend from Indie Ballet to Free Shows At BK Flea!

Even if you’re never really trying to look your “best,” you’re most likely trying to look something if you live in Brooklyn in this day and age

Escape from Bushwick: 2 Nights Upstate in a Temple of Music, Basilica Soundscape Festival

Escape from Bushwick: 2 Nights Upstate in a Temple of Music, Basilica Soundscape Festival

Last weekend a crew of Brooklynites hoofed it approximately 2

Vice Came to Bushwick to Find “Techno-Collagist Who Turns Lasers and Human Limbs Into Instruments” [VIDEO]

Vice Came to Bushwick to Find “Techno-Collagist Who Turns Lasers and Human Limbs Into Instruments” [VIDEO]

Whoa, holy crap- we know new music is spreading through Bushwick like bedbugs on the MTA (too soon?), but leave it to VICE’s music subsidiary Noisey’s Motherboard to expose the world to some of the coolest music making we’ve seen in Bushwick! On a tour with host (and local musician from Friends, Blood Orange) Samantha Urbani, we met “techo-collagist” and interactive sound artist Adriano Clemente (and his Bushwick neighbors, one of whom is a professional conga player)

Get Up, Get Down: Top Shows This Weekend!

Get Up, Get Down: Top Shows This Weekend!

“Get up, Get down / Get Up, Get down”

New Tattoo Shop, MEATTT, INC. is Offering Ink from $75 Flash Tats to Large-Scale Masterpieces!

New Tattoo Shop, MEATTT, INC. is Offering Ink from $75 Flash Tats to Large-Scale Masterpieces!

Have you seen a distinctive red splotched window peeking out from the corner of Noll St and Flushing Ave and wondered, in a King Noodle-induced frenzy, what the heck was that place?  The mysterious storefront holds the home of Bushwick’s newest, and possibly most stylish, tattoo shop

COUNTDOWN: Top 6 Shows This Weekend, Starting NOW!

COUNTDOWN: Top 6 Shows This Weekend, Starting NOW!

Counting down to the weekend can be brutal… but not when you live in Brooklyn, surrounded by vibrant youth (and lots of booze)… the party starts on Thursday! Here are your top 6 options for music this weekend, starting NOW! #6 Aputumpu Festival / Saul Wiliams, Osekre & The Lucky Bastards, Patrice, more @ Le Poisson […]

On Holiday: Top Shows For The Long Weekend

On Holiday: Top Shows For The Long Weekend

It’s labor day weekend– which is frightening, also exciting

10 Epic Music Festivals In & Around NYC This Fall!

10 Epic Music Festivals In & Around NYC This Fall!

If you’re like us and you loooooove music festivals, you may be quietly shedding tears over the (impending) arrival of fall and the end of festival season

Still Hot: Music This Weekend with Little Skips Block Party, AfroPunk Fest & More Free Shows!

Still Hot: Music This Weekend with Little Skips Block Party, AfroPunk Fest & More Free Shows!

It’s nearing the end of August, and dang

Enter To Win Tickets to Spooky Mansion 8/30 {Free Music, Food + Drinks}!

Enter To Win Tickets to Spooky Mansion 8/30 {Free Music, Food + Drinks}!

If this headline freaked you out, take it easy: you still have over two months to work on your Halloween costume

Move Along: 10 Shows You Won’t Reject this Weekend!

Move Along: 10 Shows You Won’t Reject this Weekend!

While in the dog days of summer it’s tempting to feel incredibly burned out by sun, booze, and an overload of summer shows, think back. Way back. To 2005 in fact. When you belted out All American Rejects lyrics guilt free in the shower. When Tyson Ritter told you to move along, you jumped. For Fun. For Freedom. To […]

Smoke on the Water: 4Knots Festival with Mac DeMarco, Speedy Ortiz, Dinosaur Jr {PIX + PLAYLIST}

Smoke on the Water: 4Knots Festival with Mac DeMarco, Speedy Ortiz, Dinosaur Jr {PIX + PLAYLIST}

Summer in NYC means a whole lot of free concerts, and one of the highlights of this writer’s year- 4knots Festival

Out In The Streets Festival back July 26-27 with a Killer Lineup

Out In The Streets Festival back July 26-27 with a Killer Lineup

Last year we fawned over local festival Out In The Streets, which spanned two fantastic days of music, food, art, drinks, dancing, hula hooping (see this video for a demonstration by yours truly), and overall good vibes

Top 8 Shows to Get You Sh-sh-shaking!

Top 8 Shows to Get You Sh-sh-shaking!

Sh-sh-shaking, I’m