Friday Jul 18
Parquet Courts, White Fence (playing UA 10/21), & Speedy Ortiz...
Since 2012, the Famous Class LAMC series has been releasing 7" splits from "under-recognized artists" to contribute to the Ariel Panero Memorial Fund at VH1 Save The Music .
The Brooklyn Inc
An American Weekend: Downtown Brooklyn
New York City is the largest city in the world, with a huge reputation for celebrating well, but residents of Downtown Brooklyn seemed to celebrate July the Fourth by commemorating on a more intimate scale.
Now Brooklynites Can Carry Their Weed Without Being Prosecuted
Several months ago, Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson announced his plan to stop prosecuting small-time pot possession arrests, and this week, he'll begin to carry it out , effectively enacting a limited version of legalization in the borough.
'Obvious Child' explores a largely hidden slice of life
Brooklyn comedian Donna Stern gets dumped, fired and pregnant just in time for the worst/best St. Valentine's Day of her life.
New York Daily News
New film about old wrongful conviction
Ray Klonsky, filmmaker, with David McCallum, who remains in a state prison, despite evidence that he was wrongfully convicted in the 1980s.