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One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories by B.J. Novak

One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories by B.J. Novak

B.J. Novak is best known for playing Ryan Howard in The Office, but he’s also the Co-Executive Producer of the show. Novak played the geeky Nazi killing machine, Pfc. Smithson Utivich in Quintin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds. This talented actor and producer, is also a screenwriter, comedian and director, and has […]

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Fleming: The Man Who Would Be Bond on BBC America

Fleming: The Man Who Would Be Bond on BBC America

James Bond is the epitome of the dapper man. Daniel Craig plays the latest Bond and many would argue he’s the best. As much as we love Bond, we’ve always wondered, how does someone create this incredibly cool almost superhero-like figure? BBC America has come out with Fleming: The Man […]

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Village Voice Choice Eats 2014 – Pre-Sale Promo Code

Village Voice Choice Eats 2014 – Pre-Sale Promo Code

The Village Voice’s Seventh Annual “Choice Eats” has just been announced with exclusive pre-sale tickets on sale today, January 23rd (Use promo code: EATSPR. General tickets are available next Wednesday). The event will take place on Tuesday, March 25th from 6:00 – 10:00pm. “Choice Eats” is a sampling of New […]

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2014 Lord Huron Tour

2014 Lord Huron Tour

Lord Huron started as a musical project by Ben Schneider in Okemos, Michigan and within a few years he moved to Los Angeles and in 2010 formed the band, Lord Huron we now know today. They are the now widely popular, selling out shows across the country and recently performing […]

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Village Voice Holiday Spirits Event – Recap

Village Voice Holiday Spirits Event – Recap

The Village Voice Holiday Spirits Event on December 5th was a huge success. Studio Square in Astoria, NY was the venue and the open space floor plan was perfect for the tasting. We have always enjoyed events by Village Voice as they are no frills yet exciting and packed with […]

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Village Voice Holiday Spirits Event  – December 5

Village Voice Holiday Spirits Event – December 5

The Village Voice is holding the Village Voice Holiday Spirits Event on December 5th which is the date that commemorates the 80th anniversary of the day that ended the Prohibition era. In years past New York was arguably the king of alcohol and within the past few years that tradition […]

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ING New York City Marathon

ING New York City Marathon

We’re New Yorkers and have long admired those willing to put their body through a torturous 26.2 miles. The 2013 ING New York City Marathon took place on Sunday, November 3. In 2012, the event was cancelled due to the devastation of Hurricane Sandy and the intensity and celebration of […]

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NYC Food Film Festival 2013

NYC Food Film Festival 2013

The idea of watching a movie and having a hot meal sounds dangerous, yet exciting. That’s exactly what we did at the NYC Food Film Festival that just wrapped up this weekend.We’re not talking about hot popcorn, but a piece of naan, a few spoonfuls of vegetables and soup. Travel Channel’s […]

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Guillermo del Toro Book Signing in New York on Nov. 4

Guillermo del Toro Book Signing in New York on Nov. 4

Guillermo del Toro has long been a mainstay as one of our favorite writers-directors, his films are creative and mind-blowing. Pan’s Labyrinth caught our attention early on, and one of his latest films, Pacific Rim was ridiculously awesome and also immense in scale (Seriously, it was good). Many of the […]

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Amos Lee New Album Release “Mountains of Sorrow, Rivers of Song”

Amos Lee New Album Release “Mountains of Sorrow, Rivers of Song”

Amos Lee is back at it again with his fifth album that was released earlier this month, “Mountains of Sorrow, Rivers of Song.” This folk and soul singer-songwriter’s new album is easy listening and cut from a similar “Amos Lee” mold with a slightly country/bluegrass sound. Some of our favorite […]

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The Naked and Famous at Terminal 5 NYC

The Naked and Famous at Terminal 5 NYC

The Naked and Famous are back in New York today, October 10 and tomorrow, October 11 at Terminal 5. If you haven’t heard of them you’ve likely heard their songs on the radio. Their hit “Young Blood” is certified gold in the U.S. and Canada, and Platinum in Australia and […]

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Hangover Cure

Hangover Cure

After a great weekend, a recurring Monday theme is a hangover, however with the start of another busy week, we can’t afford to be out of commission. We’ve tried copious amounts of grease, energy drinks, bread, and a fresh juice with no luck on a consistent solution. We heard of […]