Tagged: Brooklyn

Arts + Entertainment

From Brooklyn to Buffalo with Junior Prom - VIDEO

blog by Kathryn Przybyla  • 

{video_photo_caption}Photo courtesy of Facebook.

The latest is “Buffalo.com presents” shows with After Dark Events, Junior Prom will be coming to Duke’s Bohemian Grove Bar next week for a can’t-miss…

Arts + Entertainment

A Great Big Pile Of Leaves: From Brooklyn to Buffalo - VIDEO

blog by Kathryn Przybyla  • 

{video_photo_caption}Photo courtesy of A Great Big Pile Of Leaves

Coming to the area the night before they drop their sophomore album, A Great Big Pile of Leaves brings Brooklyn to Buffalo for a show at the Waiting Room.

Consisting of Pete Weiland (guitarist, singer),…


Happy birthday, Jackie Robinson: a look at his Buffalo connections

blog by Ben Kirst  • 

{video_photo_caption}Jackie Robinson won the love of Buffalo's fans in 1946.

Happy birthday, Jackie Robinson. The first African-American player to break Major League Baseball’s color barrier was born 94 years ago today in Cairo, Ga. Let’s take a quick look at some of…

Arts + Entertainment

Zongo Junction brings Afrobeat to Buffalo

blog by Kathryn Przybyla  • 

{video_photo_caption}Photo courtesy of Facebook.

WIth a smooth, Afrobeat style that makes you want to dance, Zongo Junction will be making a stop in Buffalo as part of their upcoming tour.

Based in Brooklyn, the group…


New Era scores with hat tricks - VIDEOS

video by S.J. Velasquez  • 


I'm usually critical of advertisements and blatant product placement, but I have to give credit to the creative minds at New Era Cap Co. for the latest commercials they've cranked out.

First, New Era won me over with two rivalry-themed video series featuring…

Grub + Pub

Cheers to New York tax break for brewers

blog by S.J. Velasquez  • 

{video_photo_caption}Photo courtesy of Flickr / Rasmus Knutsson

Cheers, New York brewers!

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state Legislature restored a tax exemption Wednesday that will save small breweries across the state big money.

“This legislation will give our state’s growing craft beer industry the tools…

Arts + Entertainment

Charles Bradley at the Town Ballroom—PHOTOS

gallery by Carrie Scoma  • 

{video_photo_caption}Charles Bradley's Buffalo performance was nothing short of amazing.

Brooklyn soul singer Charles Bradley brought 63 years of pain, heartache and love to one of the more raw and emotional performances that Buffalo has seen in 2012. With tears streaming down his face, Bradley opened by singing a wrenching piece about the murder of his…