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A New York Councilman Is Drafting a Bill to Give the City a Night Mayor

Rafael Espinal represents a part of Brooklyn and wants to create an Office Of Nightlife to defend DIY Spaces.
Alexander Iadarola
5.10.17
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Boiler Room Throwing Show With Juliana Huxtable to Fight New York's Cabaret Law

The event this Thursday was put together by Boiler Room and Dance Liberation Network in support of their Let NYC Dance campaign.
Alexander Iadarola
5.10.17
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Huerco S. Shares a Gossamer 30-Minute Ambient Track

'QTT4' is available on cassette via new NYC label Quiet Time.
Alexander Iadarola
10.20.16
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Photos: New Yorkers Pay Respect to Victims of The Orlando Shooting at The Stonewall Inn

Emotions ran high as the LGBTQ landmark played host to mourners, activists, and speakers with competing agendas.
Sophie Weiner
6.14.16
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Stream a Brutal and Brilliant Track from DJ Spider's New EP for Rekids

Have a listen to "Dirt Nap" from the NYC techno producer's debut for the UK label.
Josh Baines
6.12.16
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There's Finally a Documentary that Captures Today's Thriving Ballroom Scene In All its Complexity

We spoke to the creators of 'Kiki' about spending four years documenting the struggles and triumphs of NYC's vogue performers.
Chantel Simpson
4.30.16
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Danger Mouse Posts Unreleased Demo of The Rapture's “Every Little Thing”

Hear an outtake from the New York post-punk band’s 2006 sessions with the producer.
Benjamin Boles
4.1.16
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Flying Lotus Scores Film That Will Screen at Tribeca Film Festival

'Love True' is produced by Shia LeBeouf and directed by Alma Har'el
Michael Scott Barron
4.1.16
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​Get Lost in This Interactive Music Map of NYC

Over 450 acts appear in this stylish visual history of Big Apple artists.
Max Pearl
1.17.16
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Some Real Estate Developers Staged What Is Possibly the Most Offensive Party in NYC History

Thursday night, The Chetrit Group and Somerset Partners celebrated their proposed rebranding of the South Bronx as the "Piano District" with shot-up cars and burning trash cans.
Alexander Iadarola
11.2.15
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Me, Myself and I: Empress Of and the Discovery of Self

Lorely Rodriguez speaks on her debut album and her escape from New York.
Sara Savage
9.3.15
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Verboten Brought Jamie xx, Maya Jane Coles, and Matador Together for a Summer Scorcher

Along with AndHim and a couple local faves, the second edition of their StageONE festival series proved why NYC summer partying is a beautiful beast.
David Garber
8.27.15