Northside

Frank Ocean’s First Blonde Live Shows Announced

Right now, we have no idea how the music on Frank Ocean's album Blonde will sound, but now we at least know that he will
Tom Breihan | November 29, 2016 - 8:47 am

Northside Fest Cuts Band Whose Drummer Defended Stanford Rapist

Brooklyn's Northside Festival has dropped Dayton garage rockers Good English from its lineup in light of the fact that the band's drummer wrote a letter…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 7, 2016 - 5:42 pm

Watch Alden Penner And Michael Cera Debut Songs From Their Canadians-On-Mars Concept EP In Brooklyn

During Brooklyn's Northside Festival earlier this month, founding member of the Unicorns Alden Penner played some of his new material. Penner's upcoming EP, Canada In
Caitlin White | June 24, 2015 - 12:55 pm

Photos: Run The Jewels, Sleigh Bells, Vince Staples @ 50 Kent, Brooklyn 6/14/15

While a lot of New Yorkers headed down south for Bonnaroo, those left behind had the opportunity to check out dozens of shows at Brooklyn's…
Stereogum | June 15, 2015 - 12:52 pm

Watch Run The Jewels Bring Nas To The Stage At Northside Fest

Run The Jewels closed out this weekend's Northside Festival in Brooklyn at 50 Kent, and they brought out Nas during their set to perform his…
James Rettig | June 15, 2015 - 9:57 am

Luna Add Reunion Show In Brooklyn Next Month

Dean Wareham's Post-Galaxie 500 experimental dream pop group Luna already announced their reunion and a slew of North American tour dates. The band toured Spain…
Caitlin White | May 20, 2015 - 4:18 pm

Watch Beirut Play New Songs “Rumeli” & “No No No” At Northside

It's been about three years since Beirut released their last album so it's about that time in the cycle where they start to test out…
James Rettig | June 25, 2014 - 9:32 pm

The Walkmen, Phosphorescent, Friend Roulette, Abadabad @ McCarren Park, Brooklyn 6/15/13

At a blacktop lot in McCarren Park on Saturday, a concert plugged along and the conversation turned to befuddlement: "Is this really a free show?"
Colin St. John | June 17, 2013 - 2:11 pm

Swans, Chelsea Wolfe @ Warsaw, Brooklyn 6/13/13

Michael Gira prefers to call the version of Swans that emerged in early 2010 a reconstitution rather than a reunion. It is easy to see…
Doug Moore | June 14, 2013 - 4:26 pm

Northside 2012 In Photos

Northside registered some memorable moments this year, from Kitty Pryde living the meme at Knitting Factory to a sold out Cameo Lounge for Stereogum's showcase
Amrit Singh | June 18, 2012 - 5:06 pm

Cold Cave, White Ring, Burning Star Core @ Europa, Brooklyn 6/14/12 (Northside Festival)

Last night the Northside Festival kicked off in north Williamsburg. Last night's most appetizing bills were at Europa, or at Glasslands (which had BTW Beacon…
Amrit Singh | June 15, 2012 - 2:36 pm

Come To Stereogum’s Northside Show With Twin Sister, Physical Therapy, Guards

Today, L Magazine kicks off its third annual Northside Festival. The ostensible point is to bring live music to Williamsburg, but since that is like…
Amrit Singh | June 14, 2012 - 1:59 pm

Stereogum & Cameo Gallery Present A Northside Showcase Starring Twin Sister, Physical Therapy, Guards

Later this month, L Magazine returns with its ever-strengthening North Williamsburg-based Northside Festival. And for the first time, Stereogum will represent with a showcase. Congratulations…
Amrit Singh | June 1, 2012 - 12:06 pm

Northside Festival 2011 In Photos

This year was the L Magazine's third stab at its Williamsburg-based, CMJ-reminiscent Northside Festival. And from all accounts and perspectives, it was its most successful.
Amrit Singh | June 20, 2011 - 7:06 pm

Iceage, Prurient @ Stereogum/Sacred Bones Northside Showcase, Public Assembly, New York 6/17/2011

It's been bubbling awhile, but the anticipation for Iceage's sold-out American live debut boiled-over in the weeks leading up to the Stereogum/Sacred Bones Northside Showcase
Brandon Stosuy | June 20, 2011 - 12:39 pm
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