Tag Archives: new york

ART BASEL MIAMI: THE BOX @ NIKKI BEACH

by Marina Garcia-Vasquez [Editor's Note: Quiet Color is extremely pleased to have Marina Garcia-Vasquez reporting on Art Basel from Miami. More of her work can be found on her website Pairs of Chairs] I was invited to the VIP show of the infamous NYC night theater The Box’s pop-installation for Art Basel at Nikki Beach. [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL: WKEND EDITION 5/2

by charles poladian (pains pic by pavla kopecna) Unfortunately, not every weekend can be like last weekend. It’s going to start raining a lot, but hopefully that does not deter too many people from going out. Not only is it the start of the summer concert swing, it’s also the beginning of summer movies! Wolverine [...]

TOPSHOP HITS NYC

by alyssa If you happen to be strolling down Broadway and Broome tomorrow, and you see a swarm of trendy girls running around the streets in a frenzy, do not be alarmed.  You may absolutely take a moment to revel in the madness and laugh at the display of flailing skinny jeans and patterned tunics, [...]

KAKI KING + MOUNTAIN GOATS THIS WEEKEND

by misky I used to pay rent for a room in Kaki King‘s old apartment at the Mckibbon Lofts in Bushwick. She was in Europe touring so it was me, a dangerously quiet tattoo artist, an effeminate actor dude prone to emotional outbursts, a tall Jewish graduate student guy who looked like Weird Al, and [...]

QC INTERVIEW: MATT COSTA IS A MULTI-TASKER

by eliza czander As I sit down at a weathered picnic table to talk to Matt Costa, I realize I may have to wait in line for a while. There are a couple of people with notepads and cameras standing by, a fidgety girl of about 15, and swarms of publicists and managers making sure [...]

EVERYTHING THAT HAPPENS WILL HAPPEN TODAY

by thyssen The new David Byrne and Brian Eno album is out today. Three different formats are available to buy for this one. The first single was impressive enough so lets see what the album brings. You can stream the whole album on the box above.

SHANGHAI RESTORATION PROJECT HITS NYC

by lionel getties The Shanghai Restoration Project claims roots in 1930′s Shanghai Jazz but is rich with hip hop and RnB vocals. They have a double disc entitled Instrumentals Day and Night coming out on August 5th which coincides with two live shows. One, the same day in L.A., the other, on August 13th at [...]

QC FASHIONISTA: LONG DRESSES INVADE METROPOLIS

by bea The long dress trend was set for Spring/Summer 2008 but has become a year long fascination in cities such as L.A., NYC, and Miami. Long dresses have the ability to dress you up with minimal effort while allowing you a comfort equivocal to lounging around your house in pajamas. However, like many trends, [...]

QC CURBSIDE: ALICE SMITH

interview by christos, edited by alex p Quiet Color sits down with Alice Smith in the Lower East Side of Manhattan to discuss her solo album, a concert tour with Citizen Cope, and The Muppets. [3:38]

ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN @ RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL

by alex p Post-punk legends Echo & the Bunnymen have a live concert scheduled on October 1st at Radio City Music Hall. The special performance will be backed by a 10-piece orchestra as the group plays its classic album Ocean Rain from start to finish. MY KINGDOM BY ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN: