Tuesday morning family concerts aren’t usually on our list of must-sees, but Beatles tunes fall under the ‘timeless’ column in our book. Tomorrow, May 18, at 11 (a.m.), the Brooklyn band Bubble is doing the Beatles at the Knitting Factory. The show’s billed as a family sing-along, which doesn’t mean “tots only,” so much as a chance for you to rock-out like you’re back in ’65 (or maybe briefly channel your parents, pre-you). And Bubble knows their John, Paul, George and Ringo—the band’s been pretty faithfully re-creating the Fab Four’s tunes over the last year or so (their Norwegian Wood here). $3 per family. If you’ve been itching for The Beatles Rock Band, this could get you through another week.
Let’s say you listened to sound, compassionate advice and didn’t get up at 6am on Black Friday to trample your fellow humans in pursuit of a flat-screen television. Good for you! But now you’re sitting there looking at your long Christmas list and your shortage of cash and wondering: how ever am I going to get […]
The worst part about going to a bar with fancy cocktails is that unless you know exactly what you want, the “What’ll it be?” question can leave you paralyzed with inaction. Fortunately for you, we’re here to help, by pointing you in the direction of these lovely cocktail dice, for sale at Park Slope’s Cog […]
The life of a child celebrity is one we couldn’t possibly begin to imagine. So we won’t bore you with theories on how Macauly Culkin came to form a pizza-themed Velvet Underground cover band called The Pizza Underground. We’ll just tell you that according to Brooklyn Vegan, the band is playing for free at Williamsburg’s […]