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285 Kent Is on Craigslist

The recently shuttered, beloved Williamsburg concert venue 285 Kent can be yours for $8,000 a month, if this Craigslist post is to be believed. The newly repainted space—gone are the iconic black scribbles—was just listed … read more »

POSTED January 30, 2014 1:33PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: ,
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Diary: 285 Kent’s Final Days

A 20-year-old photographer’s bittersweet goodbye This past Sunday, 285 Kent, the wide-open and damp box perched precariously on Williamsburg’s developing waterfront, held its last party. Much has been made of this, one more disappearing act … read more »

POSTED January 21, 2014 5:59PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS TAGS: , , , ,
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285 Kent Owner Todd P. Speaks on Closure: “We Made a Calculated Decision”

“285 KENT wasn’t afraid to be a place where you could get laid.” Shortly after FADER ran an article on the closure of 285 Kent earlier this week, Todd Patrick, the owner of the venue, … read more »

POSTED January 9, 2014 11:42AM IN ART+CULTURE INTERVIEWS, MUSIC INTERVIEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,
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285 Kent Concert Booker Explains Beloved Venue’s Closure

285 Kent Closing Confirmed, Last Shows Announced Though we’d like to think today’s line-up announcement for 285 Kent’s final shows is another false alarm, there’s a sad sense of finality to the press release: 25 … read more »

POSTED January 7, 2014 4:45PM IN ART+CULTURE INTERVIEWS, ART+CULTURE NEWS, MUSIC INTERVIEWS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (4) TAGS: , , ,
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Brooklyn Bound: An Exclusive Download from Le1f’s Rubber Tracks Performance

Delivering the tongue twisting verses of Le1f’s “Wut” live would be challenge enough for any MC, but coupled with Le1f’s original dancing, a performance turns into full on aerobics, Le1f leading the class with his … read more »

POSTED December 18, 2012 11:13AM IN Brooklyn Bound Photos TAGS: ,
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Brooklyn Bound: Interview with Le1f

New York rapper Le1f, whose stage name (pronounced like “leaf”) is an abbreviated version of his actual first name Khalif, admitted to us that his screen name-style moniker is nearly impossible for most people to … read more »

POSTED December 12, 2012 2:55PM IN Brooklyn Bound Video TAGS: , ,