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Miriam Linna Is Nobody's Baby -- Her First Solo Album Shimmers and Soars

Holly Cara Price | Posted 09.12.2014 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

After moving to the States at a very young age from Sudbury, Ontario, Canada, she became the drummer in the original lineup of the Cramps. Linna was a drummer -- a chick drummer -- and this was pre-Bangles, Go-Gos, Bikini Kill, Sleater-Kinney, White Stripes. There were no chick drummers in the 1970s. People took notice. Joey Ramone, for instance.

Trapped in the Booth: The Plight of the Working Stiff DJ

DJ Louie XIV | Posted 08.25.2014 | Entertainment
DJ Louie XIV

Here's a fun game: Tell people you're a DJ. Then sit back, and watch them venture down a K-hole of astonishment, curiosity and, often times, only thinly-veiled pity.

Trapped in the Booth: A DJ Set With the Fountain of Youth

DJ Louie XIV | Posted 08.04.2014 | Entertainment
DJ Louie XIV

Disclaimer: This is a semi-fictionalized version of my all-too-real experiences working as a DJ in New York City. Most of the names of venues, organiz...

Trapped in the Booth: Part 2

DJ Louie XIV | Posted 08.23.2014 | Entertainment
DJ Louie XIV

I have an especially bone-chilling list on Twitter that I drunkenly dubbed "Nightlife Hellhole." Usually I avoid it at all costs, for "Nightlife Hellhole" is just what it sounds like - a dingy inferno of delusion, dashed dreams, desperation and despair

Trapped in the Booth: Part 1

DJ Louie XIV | Posted 07.28.2014 | New York
DJ Louie XIV

I'm the DJ who pees in bottles. I've let go of even finding this shameful.

James Nichols

NYC Nightlife: Today And Days Past -- Michael Alig, The Original Club Kid

HuffingtonPost.com | James Nichols | Posted 06.06.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the first installment in HuffPost Gay Voices Associate Editor James Nichols' ongoing series "After Dark: NYC Nightlife Today And Days Past" th...

Ruined Paradise: The Destruction of Roseland and Other Legendary Places

Corvette Hunt | Posted 06.07.2014 | New York
Corvette Hunt

Roseland Ballroom is special to me. On November 5, 2000, something happened in that theatre that changed my life for good. Back then, I was a wild and flaming creature, tipping through the streets in six-inch stilettos, spandex, fishnets, lipstick and a few sets of false eyelashes.

An Interview With New York City Nightlife Guru, Rob Fernandez

Zoe Wilder | Posted 02.23.2014 | Entertainment
Zoe Wilder

Rob Fernandez knows a little something about this, as he's cultivated the New York City nightlife for two decades now. Chances are, if you like to party and appreciate house music, you've danced into the wee hours of the morning at one of his events.

Christopher Rudolph

Nightlife Legend Josh Wood Talks About His New Gay Bar, Atlas Social Club, Madonna And More

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 09.13.2013 | Gay Voices

Josh Wood, legendary event producer and nightlife titan, is known for throwing really great parties. His production company, Josh Wood Productions, is...

Effective Habits of Online Community Building

NYNightlife | Posted 12.13.2012 | Technology
NYNightlife

People need a reason to follow you, so you need to give them one. Giving can and should come in many forms. Providing relevant and compelling content to any audience is key and is part of what you are offering people if they join your community by following you.

Three Great Bars East of the Mississippi

Party Earth | Posted 01.12.2013 | Taste
Party Earth

While foodies are always looking for new restaurants and art lovers flock to the latest exhibits, bar flies explore the U.S. from coast to coast in search of the best bars in the country. Here are three of the coolest bars that we've found so far.

Joe Satran

Blackout In The Blackout: New York Party Scene Copes With Hurricane Sandy

HuffingtonPost.com | Joe Satran | Posted 11.01.2012 | Business

The stars were never brighter in New York City's East Village. On Halloween night, with nearly all of lower Manhattan suffering from a power outage...

Bacheloretting in the Big Apple

Party Earth | Posted 10.27.2012 | New York
Party Earth

What better place to have a bachelorette party than in the city that never sleeps? Get ready to let your hair down and celebrate like there's no tomorrow because New York is the perfect backdrop to take a bachelorette party.

New York Never Sleeps Because Noel Ashman Won't Let It! (PHOTOS)

Alexandra Holzer | Posted 09.11.2012 | New York
Alexandra Holzer

"People don't go out anymore like they use too" Noel Ashman explains. "Clubs have segregated into smaller venues where you'll have the ones for people of Fashion, The Hipsters, Celebrities and so forth."

Great Bars to "Man-Hunt" in NYC

Party Earth | Posted 08.15.2012 | New York
Party Earth

The bars listed here are not only sure to be loaded with desirable single men, but might just have the right match for your personality.

Why 'Guilty Pleasure' Music Shouldn't Be Guilty At All

DJ Louie XIV | Posted 05.08.2012 | Entertainment
DJ Louie XIV

Do artists have a responsibility to push their fans into new and exciting territories? Is there anything wrong with giving your public exactly what they know they want, if it remains true to who you are? Does embracing mass popular culture somehow harm your credibility as an artist?

HuffPost Editors' Favorite Make-Out Bars In NYC

The Huffington Post | Jonah Green | Posted 02.10.2012 | New York

In light of certain approaching holidays, we decided to ask our coworkers where they thought the best make-out bars in New York were, and we cobbled t...

The Best Bars To Watch The Super Bowl

Posted 02.01.2012 | New York

While Governor Cuomo and Mayor Bloomberg engage in friendly wagers with their Boston counterparts, New Yorkers are gearing up for the Super Bowl this ...

Where Do Media Folk Go To Drink?

businessinsider.com | Posted 03.27.2012 | New York

Where Do New York's Writers And Editors Go To Drink?

Don Hill's Closes Its Doors For Good

Posted 06.27.2011 | New York

The New York Post reports that the Greenwich Village bar Don Hill's is closing one month after its founder, Don Hill, passed away. In September th...

Nightlife Impresario Don Hill Dead At 66

| Mara Siegler | Posted 06.01.2011 | New York

New York nightlife legend Don Hill passed away last night. He was known for supporting the New York rock scene and played host to all types of people ...

New York's Nightlife Kings (and Queens)

BlackBook | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Jordan Fox, an emerging downtown nightlife fixture, is continuing in the tradition of theatrical club kids like Leigh Bowery, as well as Susanne Barts...

Beatrice Inn Alum Opens The Bunker (PHOTOS)

guestofaguest.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The Bunker may be the most talked about nightlife spot of the week. Besides two soft openings including host to the Whitney Studio Gala's after party ...

PHOTOS: Five West Village Hotspots

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

From Patrick Heig, Citysearch Nightlife on the west side of Manhattan had, until recently, taken a downward dive. Either it was the wine bars and old...

REJECTED: Boom Boom Room Toughest Door In NYPost Experiment

New York Post | SUSANNAH CAHALAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The hardest place to get in was the star-studded Boom Boom Room, where celebs like Madonna and Marc Jacobs get down.The club denied all six of our cha...