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Brooklyn, NY On this throwback Thursday we take a look back at "Crazy Eddie" a consumer electronic chain of stores that was started in Brooklyn in 1971 by Eddie Antar.  Before Best Buy, Circuit City and the internet, Crazy Eddie had carved out a large niche with 43 stores in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Connecticut and reportedly brought in...
Antigone Rising Girls Rising
The all-female world celebrated rock band, New York’s Antigone Rising is known as much for their rousing-exciting music and live performances as they are for their speaking out for social conscience. The songstress’ have just announced headlining performers for the 6th Annual Girls Rising Music Festival (formerly known as BeachFest) – a program aimed to encourage girls, and boys,...
Senior Song Book
“Senior Song Book” is the newest album to be released by the oldest professional songwriting team in music history. At the helm of the album released on Nov 15, 2019, is 102-year-old lyricist Alan R. Tripp. Tripp, along with his 88-year-old junior teammate, jazz pianist Marvin Weisbord, has produced a beautifully orchestrated work filled with new originals that hark...
The Fourth Annual MvVo Ad Art Show is now underway at the Oculus (WTC).  The extremely popular art exhibition draws large crowds and incredible artists from all over the world. A growing number of people in the art world now recognize world renowned artists such as Warhol and Rosenquist got their start in advertising. Today, we are highlighting one exceptional artist...
In the ever-evolving turf war between cars and pedestrians, we have a new fiasco.  Starting Friday, the city will be creating a “pedestrian zone” around Rockefeller Center and Radio City Music Hall.  With the growing holiday tourism in the city, this seems like a natural progression for the area. Bryant Park is Bringing Back ‘Ice Bumper Cars’ in FrostFest These New...
Cherry Hill, NJ  This 5 beds/5 bath (6,688 sq ft) home has it all.  Once owned by the legendary Muhammad Ali.  Ali lived in the home when he moved from Chicago to the east coast in January of 1971 to be closer to NYC. The home is listed with Sotheby's for $3,000,000.  This exquisite Mediterranean style home is one of a kind and...
Looking to do something interesting this week in the gold coast? Look no further.. FLAG Art Group (Fort Lee Art Group) is having a weeklong exhibition that highlights creative local artists in the community.  ‘All Media, All Cultures – Beyond Cultural Identities’, is curated by Nino Macharashvili and hosted by Nine on the Hudson in WNY, NJ. On Friday, the...
Brooklyn, NY Today the Brooklyn Nets gave us a sneak peek of their upcoming "City Jersey".  They combine the Nets Jersey with the popular Australian brand "Coogie", which was a favorite among the late great Brooklyn native, The Notorious B.I.G.  Biggie was typical seen wearing the colorful Coogie sweaters that where popular in the early to mid 90's alongside his...
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Sisters Aly and AJ Michalka (aka Aly & AJ), the duo sensation that brought “Potential Breakup Song” and other tunes to the Billboard charts, will be playing tracks off their EP, “Ten Years,” and other new hits at the Wellmont Theater on May 14, 2019. With over 2 million albums sold worldwide, Aly & AJ have a newfound sound and...
Based on the true story of one the most “notorious” unsolved cases in recent American history.  'City of Lies' is a provocative thriller revealing a never seen look at the murder of The Notorious B.I.G., which happened relatively soon after the murder of Tupac.  Johnny Depp plays Russel Poole (Retired LAPD Detective) and Forest Whitacker plays “Jack” Jackson (LA...
Today NYNJ will learn more about Maria and find out what makes PRIME Gallery in Jersey City Heights so special.  We will also dig into the evolution of the NYC & Jersey City art scene and offer some practical advice for people trying to break into the art world. What first inspired your interest in art? I come from a family...
Brooklyn, NY The Nets kicks off their home opener tonight against the New York Knicks.  The game starts at 7:30 PM EST at Barclays Center.  (YES/MSG) Both teams come off poor seasons and neither team made the NBA playoffs in the 2017-2018 season.  Knicks come into the game 1-0 and the Nets started 0-1. The Nets exited preseason 2-2, The Knicks...
Chelsea Handler, the original queen of late-night television, prominent activist and author of six books, is set to bring her sit-down comedy show, “Life Will Be the Death of Me,” to Montclair, NJ's premier concert venue, the Wellmont Theater, on Friday, June 28 at 8 p.m. Her new comedy tour is based on her latest book of the same name,...
Liberty State Park in Jersey City, NJ EVENT SCHEDULE 4:00 Gates Open 4:00 - 6:30 Enjoy Food Trucks / Music / Fun 6:30 Design your Lantern 6:30 - 7:30  Lantern Launch 9:30 Event Ends Buy tickets here Each adult ticket comes with the following: - Entry into the festival area - Floating water lantern - Keychain LED Flashlight - Marker - Wristband In addition, the price covers the cost of collecting and removing the lanterns from the water...
Yung Jake has been a busy guy.  The LA-based emerging artists has been featured on Viceland, Complex, NY Times and 60 Sec Docs. https://youtu.be/qkvmUNqg69U Many may recognize Yung Jake from his music but he also creates infamous emoji portraits that have been featured in gallergies such as the Tripoli Gallery in Southampton in 2017/2018.  From April 20-May 27, 2019, he is back...
Martha Wash
Listening to the new Martha Wash single, “Never Enough Money,” is a sure indication that the famed “It’s Raining Men” singer is belting out another hit that fans will want to hear more of. The song is set to be on Wash’s new album, “Love & Conflict,” to be released on Jan 6, 2020. Wash Belts Out Another Sure to...