Category Archives: Nightlife

Tip of the Week: Upgrade your old stereo

August 30, 2015- by Steven E. Greer Well, I have finally stepped into the 21st Century. After my Verizon Fios box went out this week and I

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Review: The Edition Hotel lobby bar: Sad to watch

August 28, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I have waited to comment on The Edition Hotel’s lobby bar until the upstairs Clocktower restaurant got its reviews. I am

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Starr needs to build this downtown

Update August 28, 2015- This story about dumplings being made in a back alley with rats is why we need a trusted Chinese

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Vanity Fair discusses the man-whores who use Tindr too much

August 27, 2015- Vanity Fair seems to be appalled that 20-somethings hook up using the Tindr app.

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Interview with the CEO of design group ICRAVE, Lionel Ohayon, about Le District

 

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Review: Buddakan is still the anchor of Meatpacking District

August 7, 2015- by Steven E. Greer In the course of trying to encourage restaurateur Stephen Starr to build a Buddakan Downtown to serve us,

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Church Street Tavern closes

August 8, 2015- I almost wrote a scathing review of Church Street Tavern many months ago, but got distracted.

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Stop Making Sense

August 1, 2015- By Steven E. Greer On an absolutely perfect summer night for an outdoor event, the Rooftop Films company set

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Roger Waters plays Newport with My Morning Jacket

July 24, 2015

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WTC Performing Arts Center still lacks funding to proceed

Update July 24, 2015- The LMDC, the piggy bank for this project, is not going to release any funds

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O.A.R plays the esplanade

July 14, 2015-  The lead singer, Marc Roberg, lives in BPC (in Leo’s building).

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Tribeca Grand Hotel to add large jazz club in basement

June 11, 2015- At the CB1 Tribeca meeting last night, it was announced that the Tribeca Grand

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The super cool new drug: Marijuana

May 31, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD I was watching Green Day give their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame acceptance

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When did Monday become “date night” in New York?

May 12, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Monday nights in New York are a funny spectacle of human mating ritual. I keep forgetting that

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Governors Island loud rave music is back

May 16, 2015- The Governors Island concert venue kicked off its season tonight to non-stop

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Meet the new boss: Interview with The Who’s Roger Daltrey

In full screen 1080i HD More than 20 years ago, Roger Daltrey began forming special cancer units in the UK to treat patients in their teenage and young adult years. Now, with the other member of the legendary rock band … Continue reading

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Interview with musician Simon Townshend at the City Winery

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Interview with the founders of Shakespeare Downtown

Update April 30, 2015- The folks trying to put this production on have postponed it until

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Owners of the old American Flatbread have turned the roof into a nightclub

April 23, 2015- The owner of the building where the now-defunct American Flatbread was on Canal has apparently

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Man-whores of the 50’s

April 12, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I was watching the HBO documentary about Frank Sinatra and learned quite a bit.

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