Brokelyn Northside Showcase, Lot Radio BBQ, Flux-a-Thon, Twinsanity and Taste of Bushwick — What’s Happening Greenpoint (6/6 – 6/12)

Saturday @The Knitting Factory (361 Metropolitan Ave) Brokelyn teams up with Supercrush Studio to present an official Northside Festival Showcase! With Grim Streaker, Native Sun, Lola Pistola, and Yaasss is a line up that brings a range of music from noise meets skate goth, loud and melodic indie rock, dream pop and alt-grunge, to kinky glam psych rock. It’s a matinee show so start your day early with a kick ass show!

Doors open at 12 noon. Enter here for FREE tickets!



♫ Northside Festival @ North Brooklyn, 10am, Badges $75+ and prices vary to individual shows, Northside kicks off its 10th anniversary with shows and events all weekend. Buy Tix
♫ Computer Magic, Exhibition (DJ Sets) @ Elsewhere Rooftop (599 Johnson Ave.), 5pm, FREE, part of Summer happy hour, featuring sunshine and slushies, RSVP
♫# Vegan Bash @ Black Flamingo (168 Borinquen Pl), 6pm, FREE, Vegan vendors, live performances, and music, More Info
♫ The Murder Junkies,Chesty Malone&The Slice Em Ups,Skum City+MORE @ El Cortez (17 Ingraham St.), 7:00pm, $13, Buy Tix


♦ Workspace Exhibition Opening: Shawna X, @ A/D/O (29 Norman Avenue), 7pm, FREE, large-scale sculpture work by artist and visual designer Shawna X in her new series “F*** Your Manners,” RSVP
♫ Palto Flats / Galtta – Northside Fest BJTV /Lauds /Scott Kiernan @ Magick City (37 Box St.), 8pm, $10, Buy Tix
♦ Aimee Plauche & Performers present: she sang like she was crying @ Tiskelion Arts (106 Calyer St.), 8pm, $20, A raucous dance experience seeking to capture the space in which joy and grief coexist and challenge the social permissions restricting the presentation of women and female people, Buy Tix
♦ Filmmakers After-Party @ Loosie Rouge (91 S. 6th), 10pm, FREE, Hosted by Brooklyn Film Festival and Brooklyn Filmmakers Collective, More Info


* Negroni Week Happy Hour featuring The Space Wanderer @ Jupiter Disco (1237 Flushing Avenue), 6pm, FREE, $10 Negronis with proceeds benefiting Lamda Legal, More Info.
Jo Passed, Dick Stusso, Wooing @ The Park Church Co-op (129 Russell Street), 8pm, $10, part of Northside – ticket holders guaranteed entry, Buy Tix
♫ Twinsanity ~ a celebration w/ Natalie, Olivia, Ian, Ian & Justin @ Calibox Lounge (2 Lombardy St), 10pm, FREE, More Info
♫ Anno recs presents @ Bossa Nova Civic Club (1271 Myrtle Ave.), 10pm, FREE before midnight, $10 after, More Info
♫ Sweat Equity X Northside Festival: Jana Rush Bearcat and more @ Secret Project Robot (1186 Broadway), 10pm, $10, Super-wild night of tracks and tunes, Buy Tix

Grim Streaker

***Join Brokelyn and Supercrush Studio at The Knitting Factory this Saturday (6/9) for a a lit AF Nothside Showcase with Grim Streaker, Native Sun, Lola Pistola, and YAASSS!  Doors open at 12 noon. Enter here for FREE tickets! *****


*# Block BBQ with Starchild, Fatherhood, and SCRAAATCH @ Lot Radio (17 Nassau Avenue), 2pm, FREE, a community  cookout with talks and performances, Sign Up
# POUR the CORE Hard Cider Festival @ Brooklyn Expo Center (72 Noble St.), 2:30pm, $45, Buy Tix
♫ The Mystery Lights 45 Record Release Weekend @ Our Wicked Lady (153 Morgan Avenue), 3pm, $12, bands til 11, party til late, Buy Tix
# Señor Sisig NYC Pop-up @ Space Ninety 8 (98 North 6th st.), 4pm, $50, First NYC pop-up of San Francisco’s Famous Filipino Fusion Food Truck! Two seatings, Ticket includes 3 Courses Specialty Cocktail, Exclusive Gift Bag + More! Buy Tix
*♦ Live Art: Drawings Inspired by Photos with Bethany Robertson @ Apple Williamsburg (247 Bedford Avenue), 5pm, FREE, Illustrator and Greenpoint local Bethany Robertson will interpret photos using her unique side-by-side drawing technique. Get hands-on and draw along using the Procreate app with iPad and Apple Pencil, Sign Up
♫ Protomartyr / Deerhoof (Brooklyn Vegan Official Northside Party) @ Elsewhere (599 Johnson Avenue), 5:30pm, $25, Buy Tix
The Carry Nation Season Finale @ The Good Room (98 Meserole Ave), 10pm, $10, Buy Tix.


* Fascination Street Summer Market @ Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Ave.), 12pm, FREE, Punk, rock n roll, goth, kawaii, Lolita fashion/jewelry/art, oddities and more, More Info
♫ Flux-a-thon @ Flux Factory (39-31 29th street, LIC), 4pm, $25, art parade and dance party through Long Island City from Flux Factory to the Plaxall/LIC Artist’s Gallery, where they’ll eat, drink and dance Buy Tix
♫ 718 Sessions @ The Good Room (98 Meserole Ave), 6pm, $5-20, Buy Tix
Sunday Reboot with Connie/Alex Graham/ Giovani/ Saqib/A.Kintero @ Black Flamingo (168 Borinquen Pl), 6pm, FREE with RSVP, RSVP


♫ Rough Trade Record Club @ Rough Trade (64 North 9th), 7pm, FREE, This month’s theme is “HOW’D THEY DO THAT?”, a celebration of songs that blow your mind. Bring one or two songs to play. More Info
♫ People Mover ~ Juan MacLean X Toribio ~ @ Jupiter Disco (1237 Flushing Avenue), 9pm, FREE, New Industry Party, More Info
♫ Diva Night @ Pine Box Rock Shop (12 Grattan St.), 9pm, FREE, celebrate all of your favorite women in pop music, More Info


# The 5th Annual Taste of Bushwick @ Brooklyn Steel (319 Frost St.), 6:30pm, $55, Buy Tix
♫ Immortal Bird, Pyrrhon, Glacial Tomb, Floods @ St. Vitus (1120 Manhattan Ave), 7:00pm, $12-15, Buy Tix
☺ Jay Green’s Comedy Extravaganja @ El Cortez (17 Ingraham St),  7:00pm, $10, Stand-up, sketch, music, More Info
Dam-FunK with Duane Harriott @ The Good Room (98 Meserole Ave), 9pm, $10-15, Buy Tix

* Greenpointers Pick
♫ Music
^ Literary Event
♦ Art & Film
☺ Comedy Event
# Foodie Event
♥ Pheremones Likely

About Lucie Levine

Lucie Levine is the founder of Archive on Parade, a local tour and event company that aims to take New York’s fascinating history out of the archives and into the streets. She’s a Native New Yorker, licensed New York City tour guide, and freelance writer with a passion for the city’s social, political and cultural history.

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