Does Bushwick Have Talent?

Does Bushwick Have Talent?

At the House of Yes, local drag talent fights for top scores from a demanding panel of judges.

Making Improv ‘Fun And Dumb’

Making Improv ‘Fun And Dumb’

A new comedy club pops off in East Williamsburg

These Tips Don’t Lie

These Tips Don’t Lie

At C’mon Everybody, local drag legends put their spin on the culture – from Shakira to Bad Bunny.

Catching Up With Bushwick’s Beatles

Catching Up With Bushwick’s Beatles

A local ‘Beatles jam’ band plays Brooklyn Bowl on Aug. 6.

Notes On LadyLand

Notes On LadyLand

Tinashe, Shygirl, Vanessa Vanjie and a cannon of condoms explode in Bushwick

Playing in Bushwick: Dreams Of A Queer Dance Festival Land At The Mirage

Playing in Bushwick: Dreams Of A Queer Dance Festival Land At The Mirage

An elaborately curated dance festival hits the warehouses of Bushwick this Pride weekend

No Aloha Says Yes To Abortion Access Fundraiser

No Aloha Says Yes To Abortion Access Fundraiser

A leak from the Supreme Court inspires two fundraisers at the new Bushwick club.

“I’m Not Your Girlfriend”

“I’m Not Your Girlfriend”

Mistress Hex estimates that she sees about three submissives per week, starting at $360 per hour.

The Bossa Nova Civic Club Is Asking For Help

The Bossa Nova Civic Club Is Asking For Help

Less than three weeks ago, a Bushwick staple was forced to close indefinitely after a fire. 

The Bands Are Battling. (In Bushwick.)

The Bands Are Battling. (In Bushwick.)

Bands get ready to compete for a $5,000 prize on the roof of Our Wicked Lady.

Neighborhood Bar Mood Ring to Release Cocktail Recipe Book in Spring 2022

Neighborhood Bar Mood Ring to Release Cocktail Recipe Book in Spring 2022

The book includes the recipes to astrology-themed cocktails, nightlife tips and stories based on the experiences of co-owners Vanessa Li and Bowen Goh.

How Bushwick-Area Nightlife Venues Have Reacted to The Omicron Surge

How Bushwick-Area Nightlife Venues Have Reacted to The Omicron Surge

An update on how local music and nightlife venues are reacting to the Omicron surge, including details on New Year’s Eve events.

Here’s the Winner of the Best Music Venue in/Around Bushwick 2021!

Here’s the Winner of the Best Music Venue in/Around Bushwick 2021!

Bushwick’s music lovers have spoken!

Secret Show: HALFNOISE and Paramore’s Zac Farro is DJing at Farewell Tonight

Secret Show: HALFNOISE and Paramore’s Zac Farro is DJing at Farewell Tonight

We found out that Zac Farro of HALFNOISE and the rock band Paramore is playing a free DJ set tonight at Farewell.

A New Citywide Initiative Provides Free Mental Health Care For Nightlife Workers

A New Citywide Initiative Provides Free Mental Health Care For Nightlife Workers

“I think the fact that this is becoming a conversation is important. Just that within itself is creating a lot of positive impact,” said Anya Sapozhnikova, co-founder of House of Yes. 

Louisa Lee Poster Keeps Tin Pan Alley Alive in Brooklyn

Louisa Lee Poster Keeps Tin Pan Alley Alive in Brooklyn

The 80-year-old singer, born and raised in Sheepshead Bay, recently performed at Bushwick’s Caffeine Underground.

Why Don’t You Celebrate Some Local Venues In Bushwick This Weekend?

Why Don’t You Celebrate Some Local Venues In Bushwick This Weekend?

Everyone from indie clubs to circus troops has a show in Bushwick this weekend.

Can a Massive New Venue Squeeze into the North Bushwick Music Scene?

Can a Massive New Venue Squeeze into the North Bushwick Music Scene?

“I’m not going to be a NIMBY about it,” says one local bar owner.

The East Williamsburg Strip Club Pumps Is Set To Reopen

The East Williamsburg Strip Club Pumps Is Set To Reopen

Pumps, one of New York’s “last old school strip clubs,” has survived the COVID pandemic.

Mr. Dusty Rose Is Restarting Nightlife In Bushwick At The 3 Dollar Bill

Mr. Dusty Rose Is Restarting Nightlife In Bushwick At The 3 Dollar Bill

A sneak preview of The Rose Room, a nighttime variety show at the queer bar and performance space the 3 Dollar Bill

On A Bushwick Rooftop, An Indie Rock Show

On A Bushwick Rooftop, An Indie Rock Show

What are concerts like in a pandemic?

Bushwick Loudly: Two Local DJs Are Spinning Sets From Home

Bushwick Loudly: Two Local DJs Are Spinning Sets From Home

Joey Quiñones keeps the local rave scene alive and Anna Morgan mixes bass tracks that ‘wouldn’t work without women’s work’

COVID Forces Comedy To Go Outside

COVID Forces Comedy To Go Outside

Bushwick Loudly: Hyperpop That Requires A Strobe Warning

Bushwick Loudly: Hyperpop That Requires A Strobe Warning

Princess Nokia Kicks Off A New Virtual Variety Show In Bushwick

Princess Nokia Kicks Off A New Virtual Variety Show In Bushwick

Elsewhere has started airing a new virtual variety show on Twitch once a month. Upcoming artists include Starchild & The New Romantic and NYC mayoral candidate Paperboy Love Prince.

Bushwick Venue, The Well, Closes Its Doors For Good

Bushwick Venue, The Well, Closes Its Doors For Good

Months without customers and an uncertain future forced the Bushwick watering hole and performance venue to close down.

Best Events Happening This Week In And Around Bushwick

Best Events Happening This Week In And Around Bushwick

Upcoming events to attend in Brooklyn while staying socially distanced

Elsewhere Space Hosting a Free Virtual Music Festival Tonight

Elsewhere Space Hosting a Free Virtual Music Festival Tonight

INTERVIEW: Razor Braids Discuss Their Debut Single “Nashville”

INTERVIEW: Razor Braids Discuss Their Debut Single “Nashville”

The quartet had a big 2019 and shows no signs of slowing down on their first official release.

Sally Boy Discusses His New Album, “Love Songs For Nobody In Particular”

Sally Boy Discusses His New Album, “Love Songs For Nobody In Particular”

The record, which was recorded in hotel rooms and on airplanes, is a collection of songs about modern romance

Bushwick Nightly: Raving in the Time of Coronavirus

Bushwick Nightly: Raving in the Time of Coronavirus

Bushwick venues are leaning in to live streaming to help you party during the Coronavirus Quarantine.

Best Virtual Shows Happening This Weekend

Best Virtual Shows Happening This Weekend

Bushwick artists are adapting to the widespread cancellation of all shows by putting on their own virtual showcases

Bushwick Nightly: The Rave Is Back

Bushwick Nightly: The Rave Is Back

Back to life, back to the underground

Best Shows Happening This Week In And Around Bushwick

Best Shows Happening This Week In And Around Bushwick

Check out these great shows happening at The Sultan Room, Trans-Pecos, and Our Wicked Lady!

Best Gigs Happening This Week In And Around Bushwick

Best Gigs Happening This Week In And Around Bushwick

Best Shows Happening This Week In And Around Bushwick

Best Shows Happening This Week In And Around Bushwick

Don’t miss the great gigs happening at Our Wicked Lady, C’mon Everybody, Elsewhere, and The Footlight!