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QC PRESENTS: GUNFIGHT! @ KISSES LOFT FAREWELL

by rexxy This Saturday will undoubtedly play host to a raucous affair at the infamous Kisses Loft on N. 6th Street in Williamsburg. GunFight! will join Shark? for a fittingly epic punctuation to an era at the longstanding Brooklyn party space. Named Kisses for inhabiting the expanse above the bar formerly known as Hugz, Saturday [...]

QC NORTHSIDE SHOWCASE 6/24

by kate maxwell The L Magazine’s Northside Festival begins next Thursday, June 24, showcasing more than 300 bands at dozens of venues in north Brooklyn over four days.  Quiet Color will be curating a show at Bar Matchless on the festival’s opening night and we’ve put together a spectacular lineup, including two bands from the L Mag’s [...]

WEDNESDAY MINI-MIX

by rala Here’s a mini-sampler to get you through your hump day. Varied by genre, all these tracks have some movement to bust you out of any temporary web coma you might find yourself in. Whether it’s Balkan Beat Box remixed by RJD2, Hot Chip featuring Bonnie Prince Billy, or a warm alternate version of [...]

SHARK? I’VE GOT FRIENDS

by lily Gotta love the theme of Shark?’s new music video “I’ve Got Friends.” The concept for the video came to director Dan Peterson, when he was looking at websites sexypeople-blog.com and awkwardfamilyphotos.com. They took their 6 favorite pictures from those websites, and recreated them for the video. Shot at the infamous Kisses Loft in [...]

PHOTO GALLERY: QC’S SLOPPY CIRCUS

photos by andre salyer and marc evan Here’s one last look back at the party that was. Amidst the fire breathers and acrobats: Javelin, The Shivers, Ava Luna, Dinowalrus, and Shark? rocked Quiet Color’s Sloppy Circus last Saturday for what turned out to be an epic Brooklyn evening. Check out a photo diary of the [...]

ADVENTURES AT THE SLOPPY CIRCUS

by shannon moore (pictures and video by kate maxwell) If you were there, I’m sure you have your own dimly lit, grainy circus story to tell. If you braved the Industrial labyrinths of warehouses on this particular sub-zero Saturday night and followed the soft glow and faint pound of music to the doorstep of the [...]

ARTIST PROFILE: SHARK?

by raleigh st. claire As QC’s Sloppy Circus approaches, we’re highlighting each band on the bill to help you get further acquainted. Following up with our Ava Luna profile, today we look at the three-piece Brooklyn band Shark?. Fronted by QC-staffer Kevin Diamond, they are more than just “our friend’s band.” They’ve constructed catchy garage [...]

QUIET COLOR’S SLOPPY CIRCUS: JAN 30, 2010

by ernsk We’ve been dreaming about this party for a while now. Never considering that it might actually go down in real life. So we’re thankful for the unexpected which will abound at the House Of Yes next Saturday night, January 30th. Javelin is headlining Quiet Color’s Sloppy Circus; a night of fire performers, aerial [...]

SHARK? SAVES CHRISTMAS

by pelly QC’s incomparable Kevin Diamond is front man for the lo-fi garage rock trio Shark? His talents secured him a spot on Ear Farm’s: Do You Ear What I Ear? Christmas compilation with Tom Tom Club and tUnE-yArDs, and his dirty and chaotic brain helped produce this sex-filled cover of Beat Happening’s “Christmas.” Enjoy the [...]

TUESDAY TRAXX

by staff ► Mission of Burma have just released The Sound, The Light, The Fury their third album since they first returned from a twenty-year hiatus. Like it’s two predecessors, OnOffOn and The Obliteratti, it’s every bit as relevant as their output thirty odd years ago. It kicks off with recent live staple “1, 2, [...]