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New York’s independent music venues join forces in bid for COVID-19 relief

As COVID-19 to sweep across not only the United States but also the globe, its latent effects continue to ream the nation’s live music industry. As such, a cohort of independent music venues in New York have teamed up to form the New York Independent Venue Association (NYIVA), a coalition designed to lead the fight […]

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New York’s independent music venues join forces in bid for COVID-19 relief

As COVID-19 to sweep across not only the United States but also the globe, its latent effects continue to ream the nation’s live music industry. As such, a cohort of independent music venues in New York have teamed up to form the New York Independent Venue Association (NYIVA), a coalition designed to lead the fight […]

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NYC Sends Revel Scooters Down to Hell Where They Belong

With a top speed of 30 mph and a growing body of malfunction-based lawsuits and traffic incident data working against them, Revel’s fleet of app-rentable mopeds is, as of today, no longer operating in its home city of New York. Who, besides absolutely everyone, could have seen this coming.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Driver Who Rammed BLM Protesters Not Even Charged With Crime

A driver in what looks like a Dodge Durango rammed a crowd of protesters in Times Square last night, dragging one person a whole block. News this morning is that the driver was taken into custody but released and will face no charges. They are getting away with it.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The Bar Is So Low

There are just over 6,000 miles of streets in New York City, and Mayor Bill de Blasio’s office said Monday that up to 1.7 percent of them might soon be opened to pedestrians and closed to cars to give residents more outdoor space in this age of social distancing. That percentage isn’t a typo! This […]

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Guy Takes Pandemic Opportunity To Rip Through NYC Streets In A Gemballa, Immediately Crashes

It’s not clear if notorious supercar street racer @bc was at the wheel of his blue Gemballa Mirage GT, a tuned Porsche Carrera GT, if such a thing was necessary, at the time it ran wild on the virus-cleared streets of Manhattan. What is clear is the driver was completely off the rails.Read more… Continue […]

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Governors Ball cancels 2020 event, looks to return in 2021

Governors Ball officially called it for 2020—a postponement of this summer’s events just isn’t in the cards according to festival organizers. Originally slated for June 5 – 7, the long-running multi-day NYC mainstay festival set out a notice on social media revealing this year’s total cancellation. Due to what will likely prove to be a […]

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Missy Elliot, Flume, Vampire Weekend, Tame Impala top Governors Ball 2020 lineup

The lead up to spring 2020’s festival season is beginning to heat up, and now, Governors Ball has thrown an impressive hat in the ring. The three-day NYC affair has locked in Tame Impala, Missy Elliot, Vampire Weekend, and Flume for headlining performance, along with additional firepower from Solange, Stevie Nicks, RÜFÜS DU SOL, Ellie […]

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The Last O.G.

To get to Roland George’s shop in Brooklyn, you take the A or C trains out to the Shepherd Avenue station, deep into the part of the city where the tourists don’t visit. But all the world passes through New York, and all the legions of Saab devotees up and down the Eastern Seaboard pass […]

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Eric Prydz HOLO show slays NYC over 3 sold-out dates [Video]

The holidays may be over, but Eric Prydz‘s HOLOdays remain in full swing. This past weekend the Swedish superstar gave New York’s Expo Center a tasting of his sensational HOLO show, arguably the greatest amalgamation of light and sound in the industry today, over the course of a triple stack of sold-out nights. Those in […]

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