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Nicky Digital to Host Fun Haus Halloween Hangover Party

Although tonight is the official night for trick-or-treating shenanigans, Halloween festivities will of course continue all weekend.  Our friends at Nicky Digital are hosting a …

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16 Photos From the Tompkins Square Park Halloween Dog Parade

Photos by Tim Schreier.

Tim Schreier braved the 24th annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade over the weekend.  Both the four-legged and two-legged creatures …

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Catch the Peach Kings This Saturday at CMJ

With so many concerts and showcases during CMJ, it can be hard to decide which events will be worth bundling up and facing the …

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DATA and The Brink Host Free CMJ Showcase at Louie & Chan

This Wednesday, LES-based Destination Artist Touring Agency (DATA) will host their first CMJ showcase at Louie & Chan. The event boasts free admission and appearances …

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Arts Watch: Talking With Mark Dendy, Prepping to Premiere “Labyrinth” at Abrons

Throughout Mark Dendy’s career, he has steadily defied expectations to work in defined categories. He is a choreographer/director/writer/dancer/performer. Or, as he puts it, “I have been working in this way–going back and forth between pure dance and opera and theater …

Lena Dunham, Soke Jonze at last night's Lowline benefit. Photos courtesy: Andrew Einhorn and Jammi York

Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen Gives Lowline a Vote of Confidence

Lena Dunham, Spike Jonze at last night’s Lowline benefit. Photos courtesy: Andrew Einhorn and Jammi York

“Girls” star Lena Dunham and award-winning director …

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Arts Watch: Third Street Music School Presents Free Concert Series

Celebrating 120 years as New York City’s oldest community music school, Third Street Music School Settlement in the East Village will present a weekly …

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The CBGB Music & Film Festival Starts Today

Taking place today through Sunday, October 12th, the massive CBGB Festival presents music, films, industry talks and special events at a variety of venues throughout …

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Seattle-based Trio, Barcelona, Comes to Mercury Lounge

Dance-rock, indie pop and electronica are all ways to describe the catchy sounds of Seattle-based trio, Barcelona. The group has been recording music for …

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Arts Watch: What To Do In October

Here are some highlights from our October L.E.S. events calendar, first published in the latest edition of The Lo-Down’s print magazine. …