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This Guy In Brooklyn Got An NYC Earthquake Tattoo

Posted 10.25.2011 | New York

Citizen Ink Studios in Brooklyn (land of bizarre tattoo specials) thought peoples' overreactions to Tuesdays tiny tremors in New York were pretty funn...

NYC = The New Hollywood?

Posted 10.24.2011 | New York

A record-breaking 23 television series are currently being filmed in New York City, Mayor Bloomberg announced Monday on the set of the new ABC show "P...

A RAINY Weekend Event Guide

Posted 10.19.2011 | New York

It's going to be a very rainy weekend, New York. Maybe not record-breaking rainy like last weekend, but still, the forecast is pretty ominous. But...

Buy Richard Gere's Guitars

AP | Posted 10.18.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- Actor Richard Gere has a passion for American vintage guitars. Christie's auction house in New York says it will be selling 110 of his gu...

WATCH: Big Lebowski Cast Reunites In New York

Posted 10.17.2011 | New York

The Dude abided Tuesday night in Manhattan. 13 years after the release of "The Big Lebowski", the cast of the Coen brothers classic reunited at The...

My New York: 20 Questions For Claiborne Swanson Frank

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 10.17.2011 | New York

Age: 30 Current Gig: Photographer- I am in the middle of shooting my first photography book, " American Beauty," 100 Portraits of Americans to be ...

LOOK: The Best #OnlyInNewYork Tweets

Posted 10.15.2011 | New York

Walking down the street, riding the subway, at the grocery store, in a cab--sometimes something so random, extraordinary, disgusting or beautiful happ...

LOOK: Amazing Pics From Carless 'Summer Streets'

Posted 10.15.2011 | New York

The New York City Department of Transportation opened up 7 miles of Manhattan streets Saturday to pedestrians and bicyclists as part of its Summer Str...

WATCH: A Slow Motion Summer In Brooklyn

Posted 10.12.2011 | New York

Everything looks cooler in slow motion (Dave Chappelle taught us this and also, that HORRIFYING video this week of an owl landing) so it's no surprise...

WATCH: New Doc On The Battle For The Soul Of Brooklyn

Posted 10.12.2011 | New York

"My Brooklyn: The Battle For The Soul Of A City", a new documentary from Kelly Anderson and Allison Lirish Dean, tells the story of Brooklyn gentrific...

Hipster Art Thief Steals Painting In Chelsea

dnainfo.com | Posted 10.12.2011 | New York

CHELSEA -- An art thief stole a painting from a Chelsea building Thursday, rolling it up before walking away with it, police said. The acrylic by g...

WATCH: The Corduroy Appreciation Club

Posted 10.11.2011 | New York

The crew of Put This On, "a web series about dressing like a grown-up" swung through New York last fall for the annual meeting of The Corduroy Appreci...

WATCH: A Scratch-N-Sniff Guide To NYC

Posted 10.09.2011 | New York

Longtime New York City concierge Amber C. Jones has started a Kickstarter in support of a children's book project, "New York, Phew York: A Scratch-N-S...

WATCH: Tattoo Volunteers Offer Skin For Trendy World Problems

Posted 10.05.2011 | New York

Want to get a tattoo of the world's trendiest crisis? Its most recent devastating disaster? The Social Tattoo Project is here to help. Currently op...

WATCH: A Backyard For $50/Hour In Manhattan

Posted 10.04.2011 | New York

Can't find a green space to throw your next barbecue? Need a place to kick back and take in some rays? Do you somewhere to slip n' slide?! Look no ...

WATCH: Bodega Cats, The Documentary

Posted 10.04.2011 | New York

Everyone knows and loves their local bodega cat--that feisty feline that splits its time between protecting the store's goods from mice and cuddling u...

A Stripped-Down, Streetwise Circus

AP | By MARK KENNEDY | Posted 10.04.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- Doing skateboard tricks on a theater stage is usually deeply frowned upon. But at the Union Square Theatre these days, they're not only en...

WATCH: A Skateboard's-Eye View Of NYC

Posted 10.03.2011 | New York

We've already seen the harrowing city commute from the handlebars of a bike and now we have a bumpy street-level perspective courtesy of photographer ...

High-Line Roller Rink OPEN

Posted 09.27.2011 | New York

Strap on your skates New York-- the High-Line roller rink is open! Located directly underneath the High-Line at West 30th Street and 10th Avenue, t...

WATCH: Man Offers Free Beats, Strangers Perform

Posted 09.24.2011 | New York

A man in New York City went to Union Square with a sign that said "Free Beats" and started to beat box. Strangers could then take the other mic an...

'Hurt Locker' Star Opens Bar In Bed-Stuy

Posted 09.19.2011 | New York

Anthony Mackie, star of movies such as The Hurt Locker and The Adjustment Bureau, opened up a new bar in Bed-Stuy this week. NoBar, on Nostrand Av...

WATCH: A Strange New Ballet In NYC

AP/The Huffington Post | JOCELYN NOVECK | Posted 09.17.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — Anytime you have both Sea Horses and Wet Nurses listed on a ballet program, you can pretty safely assume it's going to be more inter...

WATCH: Tour The New East River Esplanade

Posted 09.13.2011 | New York

New York Magazine's architecture critic Justin Davidson recently visited the newly completed East River Esplanade--a slender stretch of park space tha...

Gay Wedding Plans: Midnight Marriages And Pop-Up Chapels

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.12.2011 | New York

Gay couples across New York are preparing for the big day. At least two couples are planning to be the first ones to wed after midnight when New Yo...

Animal Collective Celebrates Brooklyn

Danielle Wiener-Bronner | Posted 09.12.2011 | Home
Danielle Wiener-Bronner

The bands that put on the best shows are those that experiment onstage -- that riff on recorded versions of their songs to let the audience in on a deeper level of sound. Animal Collective, apparently, is not that type of band.