Tag Archives: Union Pool

QC TEXT COLLECTION VOL. 4

by kory It’s that time again when we whip up a batch of our favorite text messages from the month that was. Volume 4 of the Text Collection is a brief installment with some Brooklyn specific social references that confirms we at least have a few friends that utilize modern communication technology. What we can’t [...]

EMILY HAINES THREESOME

by lo lo (photo by roberto ramirez) Emily Haines is bringing back some of her solo magic with some help from James Shaw of Metric. Emily will perform three shows all in the same night at Union Pool on September 7th. Set times are 7:30, 9:00, and 10:30 and we’ll feature new music from Metric [...]

I BELIEVE IN SUMMER LOVE

by xtos (picture by friction nyc) It took me a while to write this. I took me a while because I haven’t seen a show that touched me the way that Karen O’s side project, Native Korean Rock, did in their first ever performance at Union Pool in Brooklyn, NY Monday night.

KAREN O: NATIVE KOREAN ROCK / MP3 OF THE DAY

by roxy jib Karen O of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs has been secretly compiling love songs for her side project band Native Korean Rock. On Monday, July 21st you can catch Karen and the rest of NKR at Union Pool, performing with The Fishnets. You can buy tickets here. QC’s Christos will be there to [...]

‘EL GUINCHO’ SEASON

by josiah w Every season has its soundtrack. For all the New Yorkers out there experiencing the resurgence of the city, now enjoying the assured full bloom of warm weather, with all of its life affirming, skirt-shortening, and sunglasses demanding climate Ė I canít recommend anything more appropriate to this physical and spiritual rejuvenation than [...]