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I Have a Chat With Pete Townshend in His Hotel Suite, 1974, Part II: The Night After

Binky Philips | Posted 01.08.2012 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

Hello, Dear Binky-@-Huffington Reader, I have been remiss. It's been almost two months since my last blog. God, I hate that word. Sounds like somethi...

"National and International Known, the Hardest Working Man in Show Business, Soul Brother Number One... Jaaaaaaaaaaaames Brown!"

Binky Philips | Posted 07.24.2011 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

Even at 12 years old, middle-class white Beatles boys like us knew full well that James Brown was a god. Soul Brother Number One. His T.A.M.I. show appearance cemented his Already-Mammoth-In-New-York stature on an exponential level.

WATCH: Making The Switch From Professional Wrestling To Working In A Library | COREY KILGANNON | Posted 07.16.2011 | Books

There was a time, a few decades ago, when pro wrestling thrived in New York City, whether at Madison Square Garden, or in high school gyms....

WATCH: Lady Gaga's HBO Special

Posted 06.05.2011 | Entertainment

Lady Gaga's stage-show has a wide reputation for its outrageous antics. Her ongoing second worldwide tour, Monster Ball, is in its in its third year r...

WATCH: Arcade Fire Joins LCD Soundsystem On Stage At Final Show

Posted 06.04.2011 | New York

Well, it's all over. After they put on 4 extra goodbye shows at Terminal 5, LCD Soundsystem played their final farewell at Madison Square Garden Sat...

HuffPost Review: White Irish Drinkers

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

A film of both nostalgia and emotional volatility, White Irish Drinkers also has a title that probably works against drawing in the audience that woul...

Was "The Fight of the Century" the Greatest Sporting Event of All Time?

Dexter Rogers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dexter Rogers

Boxing is a sport that's currently in shambles. Today, there are very few great rivalries to speak of, let alone great fighters. So the "Fight of the Century" is still the greatest fight and sporting event of all time.

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

I've often said that while New York is basically a baseball town, the Knicks are a close second. You all got riled up pretty good over the Carmelo Anthony trade.

Lady Gaga Is out of Her Mind -- and I Love It

Scott Barry Kaufman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Barry Kaufman

Last night, I watched a grown woman dance with bloodthirsty monsters and set off firecrackers from her bra. And this didn't take place in a mental institution. It took place in Madison Square Garden.

ScoreBig: Never Pay Full Price For A Ticket

Thrillist | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Getting a deal on a ticket can be an arduous process, requiring everything from haggling, to leveraging family connections, to some tasteful fondlin...

Westminster 2011: White Working Men in Suits Group

Merrill Markoe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Merrill Markoe

As always, the show was spectacular. But no group stood out as more magnificent than this year's crop of White Middle Aged Working Men in Suits.

"Justin Bieber: Never Say Never": A Surface Look at His Life

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

Justin Bieber is a phenomenon and this film gives you a glimpse at his backstage life. A little more depth would have made it a more interesting film but it is what it is.

Extreme Doggie Travel

Jodi Bettencourt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Jodi Bettencourt

Jojo, my Westie, doesn't have her own luggage, a fancy travel crate, or a professional handler, she pretty much travels by car or stays with a friend if we, the humans, need to fly.

Peripatetic Paroxysms: Linkin Park Live, Madison Square Garden

Dr. Jeffrey H. Toney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dr. Jeffrey H. Toney

From the first moment that Linkin Park's "Requiem" began to play, ripples of peripatetic paroxysms began to spread across the sold out Madison Square Garden arena.

Justin Bieber's Never Say Never Movie Review

Zorianna Kit | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Zorianna Kit

Coming across like a very expensive VH1's Behind-the-Music special, what's key to the documentary is all the early footage of young Justin.

In the Midst of a Cold Winter, Quiksilver Yells "Surf's Up"

Joe Favorito | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joe Favorito

If it is true that timing is everything, then maybe an announcement about surfing coming smack dab in the middle of one of the bleakest winters in New York City history is what the Apple needs.

Asbestos Postpones Knicks-Magic

NBA FanHouse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Tuesday's scheduled game between the New York Knicks and Orlando Magic has been postponed due to safety concerns at Madison Square Garden. Debris from...

Taking It to the Streets With Bloody Good Food

Karine Bakhoum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Karine Bakhoum

So much to eat, so little time! On 23rd and BWAY, a coterie of restaurants have set up pop-ups around the square just across from Madison Park.

Gorillaz Stomp the Garden

Salvatore Bono | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Salvatore Bono

This combination of visuals, musical style and talent, raw energy and power, it was just a two hour experience of wonderment for the audience.

UFC Deserves Its Fight in New York Now

Joe Favorito | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Joe Favorito

Call it what you like -- barbaric, violent, loud, abusive, exploitative. No, we are not talking about Jersey Shore. We are talking about Mixed Martial...

Isiah Thomas Memory: Big Heat in the Racial Kitchen

Joe Lapointe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joe Lapointe

With Thomas back in the front office of the Knicks, it might be appropriate to recall one of the most bitter and sensitive moments of Thomas' career. It is one of the most vivid memories of my sports reporting.

Arcade Fire at Madison Square Garden 8/4/2010

Avi Sinensky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Avi Sinensky

The first time I heard of Arcade Fire was at a U2 concert during 2005's Vertigo Tour when U2 used the band's hit "Wake Up" as their intro music at the...

Arcade Fire Pick a Big, Glorious Fight With Madison Square Garden, Win (SLIDESHOW)

Zara Golden | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Zara Golden

It's probably not helpful for me to say, "You guys, it was big." But, you guys? Arcade Fire at Madison Square Garden was huge.

Arcade Fire Ignites Madison Square Garden

Salvatore Bono | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Salvatore Bono

I have been to plenty of concerts in my time, I have seen hundreds of bands, yet, of any band to emerge in the last decade or so, no one puts on a show like Arcade Fire.

The "Satisfaction" Of Charlie Watts Hitting Me In The Face

Binky Philips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

I went to see the Rolling Stones on the afternoon of Thanksgiving Thursday, November 28th, 1969 at Madison Square Garden. It was without a doubt the scariest audience I've ever been in.