We’re once again joining in on all the
Northside Festival fun with our own official showcase happening tomorrow, June 8th at Bar Matchless (557 Manhattan Ave) starting at 8PM. RSVP here!
Here’s a preview of our line up:
Spritzer is “very much inspired by Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’, with a little grunge and inspiration from Beck, 20th Century Classical music” (via Pancakes and Whiskey) Continue reading Category: Art/Music, Events Tags: bar matchless, Dead Stars, Debbie Downer, fire starter, free and cheap, free and cheap events, free and cheap things to do, Greenpoint, grim streaker, live music, Music, Northside Festival, northside festival 2017, Northside showcase, Spritzer, Supercrush Studio, supercrush studios The Winstons
I was not sure whether to be excited or afraid about meeting the bands playing
our upcoming showcase at Bar Matchless.
last Greenpointers showcase, I got pressed up against a sweaty man in polyester shorty-shorts, and calf-length socks, who was sporting an alto saxophone. It was in a narrow hallway.
His band had just finished playing a set where the lead singer repeatedly expressed his love for weed and Taylor Swift.
My interview with the bands below might operate as an advance warning of what to expect Friday night, or enticement to attend. Ideally, it is both.
Continue reading Category: Art/Music, Culture Tags: academy records, bar matchless, ben katzman's degreaser, Car Wash, carmine's original, CMJ2015, Commuter's Park, Franklin Ave., good room, Greenpoint Fish & Lobster Co, holy tunics, jimmy's diner, kubus, Luke's Lobster, Pentatonic Guitars, Spritzer, St. Anthony St. Alphonsus Church, Steve's Meat Market, tall juan, taylor swift, tender trap, The Gutter, torst, winstons We love celebrating music and keeping things local so we’re giving away two tickets to our CMJ showcase at Bar Matchless on Friday, October 16. Starts at 8pm. To enter: In the comments below, answer this simple question: Which band or artist inspired you the most as a child? (*Judgement free zone*) Deadline: Monday, October 12 at 11:59pm A winner will be selected at random and be notified via email by Wednesday, October 14.
Get a glimpse of the showcase bands
This showcase is presented to you by yours truly (
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As much as we love a good music marathon, it’s getting chilly and we’re feeling like staying local. So for this year’s
CMJ Festival we’ve partnered with SuperCrush Studio and CaraBella to put together a showcase right here in Greenpoint.
Friday, October 16, 8PM at (557 Manhattan Ave.) We’re expecting a hassle free, good time that won’t break the bank! Bar Matchless
Check out the line up:
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Whether you are feeling contemplative, playful, or ready to rumble, there is a performance for you at Northside on Day Two. Our recommended shows, in chronological order, can be found below.
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Since we are fans of the bands playing at our Northside Festival
showcase, tomorrow (6/12) at Bar Matchless, we decided to find out more about them. Below you can find the tracks they have on repeat this summer, favorite shows for Northpoint, and their sanctuaries in the 11222. Continue reading Category: Art/Music, Culture Tags: bar matchless, carabella presents, Greenpointers Showcase, heliotropes, Music, Northside, Northside Festival, Oracle Room, shark week, Showcase, Spritzer, supercrush studios, the meaning of life, the teen age
Don’t let badglessness hold you back from missing out on all the
Northside Festival fun. We have a sweet lineup ready for this Friday (6/12) at Bar Matchless and are giving away two FREE tickets! To enter: In the comments, tell us the color of heliotrope (correctly or incorrectly). Deadline: Wednesday, June 10th, 11:59pm.
A winner will be chosen randomly and will be notified by email Friday (6/12) morning.
Good Luck and hope to see you there!
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