brooklyn fun

Drinkscussing: Something Bitter – It Doesn’t Have to Be Now

Something Bitter is officially released their EP! And I’ve got a lot of opinions about that band, all of them good. We’ve already seen the lads more times than I can count so I’m excited to hear these tunes on wax…erm…plastic…erm, mp3? I’ll find a better place for your old tape deck. (Okay fine, cd …

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Music Was Here: Up For Nothing, Playing Dead, Vinny & the Hooligans, Horrible Timing @ Lucky 13 (or plz turn down the volume)

Up for Nothing had a release show and I ended up editing this review, because it was just a lot of “wow this show is waaaaay too loud, this isn’t fun” complaints back and forth. Marcus had earplugs and saw some bands. Maaike sat outside most of the show. Hey, life is what it is …

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Music Was Here: Elway, The Holy Mess, SKiTTiSH iSH @ Sovereign (or we had too many hangs to write much)

We went to shows, we drank and talked while at them and then… we did nothing. Time to make up for it, because this Elway / The Holy Mess / SKiTTiSH iSH show was a blast and a good return after leaving the country for three weeks. You are of closer proximity to bar so …

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Music Was Here: Skramz @ Saint Vitus and Jon Snodgrass @ Mercury Lounge (05/29)

You know what vacation does? It makes you forget about reviews. Back in May, Marcus went to a skramz show and we met up to see Jon Snodgrass. It’s a double-header for a day we almost forgot about! When normies call brunch I call skramz (matinee) hours What you call skramz hours I call getting …

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