Brooklyn Bowl To Celebrate 8th Anniversary With 14 Diverse Shows Over 8 Nights

first_imgThe Brooklyn Bowl is celebrating their 8th anniversary with fourteen shows over 8 nights in New York City. The beloved Williamsburg venue will host a variety of artists over the eight-night run, signifying the eclectic tastes they provide concert-goers with every night of the week. Billed as A Brooklyn Blast! Celebrating 8 Years of Brooklyn Bowl, the series will go from July 1-2 and July 5-8.The New York establishment is the parent to Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas and London, and the brainchild of promoter Peter Shapiro (Relix Magazine, Fare Thee Well). The concert venue, bowling alley, and Blue Ribbon restaurant is not only the home to eight years of successful operation but also the longstanding walls to some of Brooklyn’s greatest musical memories.To celebrate the club’s anniversary, each night of the series will see a different lineup of performers, with genres varying from Indian world fusionites Red Baraat; indie garage rockers Diarrhea Planet; French producer Fred Falke; the ultimate tribute to Michael Jackson with Who’s Bad, a tribute to the 90’s with CRAZY SINCE DA 90s; the Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra; a tribute to the Grateful Dead with Half Step; Delicate Steve and the Band of Changes featuring Chris Harford, Scott Metzger, Jon Shaw, and Joe Russo; up-and-coming pop-rock funk act Ripe; electronic producer Gigamesh; Stooges Brass Band; pop sensation Robyn Party; and traditional Bowl Train DJ sets with Talib Kweli and jazz and hip-hop artist Pete Rock to close Thursday nights.The venue is offering a special 8 Night Pass for a rocking $70. Tickets go on sale tomorrow, May 24 at 10AM here. See below for the full schedule.Brooklyn Brewery Presents: A Brooklyn Blast! Celebrating 8 Years of Brooklyn Bowl6/29 Red Baraat: tix6/29 Bowl Train w/ Talib Kweli: tix6/30 Diarrhea Planet: tix6/30 Fred Falke: tix7/1 Who’s Bad: tix7/1 CRAZY SINCE DA 90s: tix7/2 Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra: tix7/5 Half Step: tix7/6 Delicate Steve: tix7/6 Bowl Train w/ Pete Rock: tix7/7 Ripe: tix7/7 Gigamesh: tix7/8 Stooges Brass Band: tix7/8 Robyn Party: tix[cover photo by Phierce Photo at Brooklyn Comes Alive]last_img read more

Honey Badger’s enormous mancave hits the market

first_imgTwo types of pool available and perfect for groups.The dream home has solar hot water, five water tanks, unmetered drinking bore water, a security system, chicken pen and compost bins, as well as a grassed area that’s almost as big as a football field.The “mancave” is a 15m by 12m powered shed that had a three-door entrance to a workshop, walled office and toilet. The property’s large dam is edged on one side by another firepit area and deck, plus the home has an enormous entertainment area off the dining room that has its own woodstove and wall mounted television to watch the Wallabies beat New Zealand. FOLLOW SOPHIE FOSTER ON FACEBOOK Nice stairs for a team photo. Now this is a mancave. The dam at the end of the property has its own deck and firepit.The Honey Badger grew up in Logan in Brisbane’s south as a track, swimming and rugby whiz, and spent formative years on an acreage property bought by his father at 61-73 Rundalua Road, Chambers Flat. Cummins senior had bought the land in June 1998 for $80,000 and then had an enormous six bedroom, three bathroom, nine car space home built in 2000.Everything is larger than life in this home — the dining room is more like a banquet hall 9.7m by 5m, while the formal living room was a “monstrous 9m by 4.4m”.The 1.3ha property, which goes to auction at 11am on Saturday March 3, is listed through Barry Collins of Harcourts – Calamvale.It has a dual entrance, concrete inground saltwater pool with a rotating umbrella, as well as a spa and waterfall, gazebo, barbecue area and firepit. Everything in this home is done on a large scale.More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus21 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market21 hours ago Nick ‘Honey Badger’ Cummins is back in town as the face of this weekend’s Brisbane Global Rugby 10s.AUSSIE cult figure, the Honey Badger, aka Nick Cummins, is back for the Brisbane Global Rugby 10s tournament and to say goodbye to the home he grew up in — a sprawling property complete with a fishing dam and giant mancave for boys’ toys.Cummins is back after stints offshore after shocking rugby fans by asking for early release from Australian Rugby in 2014. The release was granted on compassionate grounds as Cummins was making the move to more lucrative commercial contracts offshore to help his family, including his father Mark who was seriously ill. A large umbrella by the pool can be rotated.last_img read more