Archive for August, 2015

Sackett Street Writers’ Workshop Mon Sep 14, 7:00PM Host(s):  Julia Fierro Appearing:  Alexander Chee Rob Spillman Hannah Tinti Jessica Loudis On the Docket:  Panel Discussion Drinks Served Can you live in Brooklyn and learn to write? Will getting an MFA truly make you the writer you always wanted to be? Sackett Street Writers’ Workshop Founder […]

We’re on at midnight on the 5th at Otto’s, playing a totally different set than on the 1st. Don’t miss it!

Our next big show is September 1, on night one of Youthquake’s four-show September residency at The Grand Victory in Williamsburg. We’ll be on at 10pm. $9 cover. Don’t miss it!

Poet Charles Simic interviews his brother Milan in the New York Review of Books about attending avant-garde jazz shows up until 1965, particularly at the Alphabet City spot Slugs’. Milan’s favorite players at that time: Ornette Coleman and Jackie McLean, both of whom he befriended. He seems to have crossed paths with just about everyone […]