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Brooklyn Bowl

Take One And Be Done

Brian Friedman | Posted 10.04.2014 | Entertainment
Brian Friedman

As soon as the band comes on, I see a better portion of the audience bust out their camera phones and hold them up for (most of) the performance, snapping photos and taking video. They're blocking the person behind them, looking up at their phone instead of at the human beings playing live music in front of them.

On the Culture Front: Missing Treme, Reveling in Chris Thile, and Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Chris Kompanek | Posted 03.15.2014 | New York
Chris Kompanek

As Treme has come to a close, it's hard to decide whether the food or music will be more memorable.

Live & Dangerous: New Year's 2014

Jeff Pollack | Posted 02.18.2014 | Arts
Jeff Pollack

Music fans all over the country will be toasting to 2014 with some live music this year -- and whether you're looking to rave or prefer something a little mellower, there are plenty of great shows to choose from.

Lady of the Dance

Jaime Lubin | Posted 06.15.2013 | New York
Jaime Lubin

Allison Plamondon possesses the rare ability to captivate audiences with the simplest act. This is one woman who knows how to tell a story with her body.

What To Do This Weekend In New York

Posted 06.29.2012 | New York

Photoville Where: Brooklyn Bridge Park When: Friday-Sunday Price: Free Brooklyn Bridge Park hosts Photoville, a 60,000 foot-square free series of ...

BADBADNOTGOOD Bangs Out at Brooklyn Bowl

Jerell Tongson | Posted 07.23.2012 | New York
Jerell Tongson

Their sound is bigger than jazz, it's bigger than hip-hop, it's BADBADNOTGOOD.

THIS WEEKEND: Bowieball, Ira Glass, Jonathan Toubin Benefit

Posted 12.16.2011 | New York

What the Dickens? A Christmas Carol Marathon Where: Housing Works Bookstore Cafe, 126 Crosby Street; (212) 334-3324 When: Sunday, 1PM Price: Free ...

How To Spend Your New Year's In NYC

Posted 12.21.2011 | New York

Deer Tick at Brooklyn Bowl Where: 61 Wythe Avenue, Brooklyn; (718) 963-3369 When: 8PM Price: $45 Rock in the New Year with Deer Tick and friends J...

Icebird/RJD2 at Brooklyn Bowl

Isabelle Davis | Posted 12.14.2011 | New York
Isabelle Davis

Watching RJD2 perform songs off of his 2002 debut album, Deadringer, basically made me feel 17 again. Aural time travel is always my favorite kind.

Festival Of Light, Mystery And Miracles: Matisyahu's Hasidic Reggae Hanukkah Tour Opens (PHOTOS)

Josh Fleet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Josh Fleet

Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights, is all about exposing what is hidden. Matisyahu, the hometown Hasidic hero of New York City and a cultural icon for Jewish America, crafted his own light-filled musical mystery at the Brooklyn Bowl on Nov. 29.

What Was Bill Clinton Doing at Brooklyn Bowl?

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

What was Bill Clinton doing with the hipster kids at Williamsburg's Brooklyn Bowl Thursday night? The former president braved the storm and a long da...

Pink Floyd Cover Band, The Machine, Plays Brooklyn Bowl

brooklynpaper.com | Meredith Deliso | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Joe Pascarell was just 12-years-old when he first heard Pink Floyd in 1973 -- and the moment changed his life (and our lives) forever. "Up until that...

Infamous Stringdusters Delight Brooklyn Bowlers And Bluegrass Loyalists Alike

Meghan Neal | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Meghan Neal

Bluegrass, meet the Brooklyn hipster; Brooklyn hipster, Bluegrass. For the Williamsburgundian (or anyone else) that doesn't already enjoy this old-t...

Equal Parts Unique And Fun, Primus And Gogol Bordello Take The Williamsburg Waterfront

Jake Ray | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jake Ray

Friday was a perfect Brooklyn night for two of the most unique bands out there to make a sold out stop at the Williamsburg Waterfront....

Langhorne Slim At The Brooklyn Bowl (SLIDESHOW)

Amy Grimm | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Amy Grimm

You might recognize Langhorne Slim from his forays in advertising, but he's also a willing force in Brooklyn's alt-blue grass scene. On Thursday nig...

Sign Up To Cover Concerts This Week: Cyndi Lauper, Bear Hands

Monica Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Monica Klein

Robert Francis with Henry Wolf NPR called Robert Francis "A young man with an old soul," referring to his singing-songwriting. At just 19, his emoti...

Sign Up To Cover Concerts This Week: Wolf Parade, Caribou, Siren Music Festival, Konono No.1

Zara Golden | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Zara Golden

Huffington Post continues its local coverage with the help of our Citizen Journalism Unit. To join the local reporting team and receive advance assi...

Brooklyn Bowl Opens As Green Music Club

New York Times | BEN SISARIO | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Peter Shapiro was bounding around Brooklyn Bowl one recent evening, showing off all that his new music club slash bowling alley would have to offer. ...