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Offline in Brooklyn, New York, Saturday Dec 6th 2008
Offline returns to the Boulevard Tavern, Brooklyn, NY 11222
Opened by the owners of the much-loved (but sadly defunct) Raven bar in the East Village, the
Boulevard Tavern is one of our favourite Greenpoint neighbourhood bars, so we were delighted to be asked back to put on a show. Here's some photos of a long night!
Bigging up the club in Williamsburg.
The weather was mean!
The evening gets underway.
These girls had certainly gone for the Christmas theme!
The fabulous Jessica Delfino onstage.
Sat 6th Dec OFFLINE IN BROOKLYN, NEW YORK
Boulevard Tavern, 579 Meeker Ave, Greenpoint, Brooklyn, NY 11222
10pm - 4am. FREE ADMISSION! - CHEAP BAR!
"Like someone's friendly house party, opened up for the general public....Entertaining, friendly, and free" THE LONDONIST
"An eclectic mix of cabaret & live music...Pick of the Week!" GUARDIAN
"So successful it hurts... Just go!....Always a cracking line up" TIME OUT
Offline, the hugely popular and wildly eclectic London club night is coming to Brooklyn for a special one-off event at the Boulevard Tavern in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. We'll have some great DJs lined up, UK festival footage and the fabulous comedians JESSICA DELFINO (US) and SHAZIA MIRZA (UK) playing live. It going to be a heap of fun - and it's all for FREE!
SPECIAL GUEST LIVE ACTS
JESSICA DELFINO & DIRTY FOLK ROCK
The welcome return of New York's outrageous guitar-packing comedian/musician.
"Best Potty-Mouthed, Guitar-Slinging Comedian...The Lower East Side's folkie queen of obscene" The Village Voice, NYC
"A comedy rock star. . . brilliant" - ComedyCentral.com
"Jessica Delfino is a comedian-songwriter who can warble with the earnestness of a folksinger while elucidating the finer points of oral sex." - The Onion
"...smart, socially aware comedy." The Huffington Post
"hilariously funny" vox.com
"Stellar" NY Times
*Unfortunately, Shazia had to cancel at the last minute.
Serving up a feast of old skool ska, punk rock, new wave, rock'n'roll and tons of other great stuff, DJs will include DJ DANDYSEX (of the legendary Lower East Side bar, The Raven), the EDITOR (urban75.com), MISS KITSCHENETTE (from the fabulous all-girl 60s dance troupe, THE ACTIONETTES), SIM KARD SUZI and DANSETTE45 (Modtown Rockers).
More about the Boulevard Tavern:
NY Mag feature
L Mag feature
We'll also have original festival slideshows reliving the confusion, the highs and the muddy horrors of Glastonbury and other UK festivals, plus ace street photos of New York and London.
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