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  • Photo credit: Terrance Pryor, used with permission

    Photos: Day four of New York Comic Con 2017

    All good things must come to an end. On Sunday, the final day for the 2017 installment of New York Comic Con was filled with people looking for last minute deals on the show floor. Sunday was also Kids Day, which meant a ton of kids were in the area dressed as their favorite superhero. Many of the...
  • Photo credit: Terrance Pryor, used with permission

    Photos: Day three of New York Comic Con 2017

    Since 2014, the Eastern Championships of Cosplay at New York Comic Con has been a major proving ground for cosplay on the east coast. For the past two years, the contest has been a part of the global Crown Championships of Cosplay, which brings together cosplayers from around the world to compete...
  • Jason Aldean covers Tom Petty's 'I Won't Back Down' on 'SNL'

    Jason Aldean covers Tom Petty's 'I Won't Back Down' on 'SNL'

    Country star Jason Aldean opened NBC's 'Saturday Night Live' on Oct. 7 with a simple but powerful statement about the tragic mass shooting in Las Vegas. Aldean then launched into a cover of Tom Petty’s hit song “I Won’t Back Down.” "SNL" usually opens the show with a comedy sketch, but instead of...
  • Photo credit: Terrance Pryor, used with permission

    Photos: Day two of New York Comic Con 2017

    Don't worry if you see The Punisher or Sailor Moon walking through Manhattan this weekend. New York Comic Con 2017 is underway, and yesterday, day two of the convention, brought even more surprises and epic moments for every pop culture fanatic. Gamers of all kind were on the show floor purchasing...
  • Ghostface Killah starts his own cyptocurrency

    Ghostface Killah starts his own cyptocurrency

    Cream Capital is the name of Wu-Tang Clan’s Ghostface Killah's new project, but it’s not the title of his next album or mixtape. It’s actually the name of a new cryptocurrency company he co-founded. The New York lyricist is the latest celeb to get into the cryptocurrency game, following Paris Hilton...
  • Watch Chad VanGaalen's trippy, award-winning animated short 'TARBOZ'

    Watch Chad VanGaalen's trippy, award-winning animated short 'TARBOZ'

    Canadian indie rocker Chad VanGaalen is a multi-talented musician who defies expectations with each new album. But VanGaalen’s skill isn’t limited to the sonic sphere. He’s also an award-winning illustrator and animator who has done his own album artwork as well as a slew of animated videos for his...
  • Terrance Pryor, used with permission

    Photos: Day one of New York Comic Con 2017

    Months of preparation, sewing, and saving up cash has finally led to this! The 2017 installment of New York Comic Con kicked off yesterday, and several eager people waited in line since one in the morning to get in. Armed with snacks and caffeine, they managed to pass the time by conversing with...
  • Anthony DeVito's Comedy Central half-hour special premieres on Oct. 6, at 12 a.m/11 p.m. Central.

    Interview: Anthony DeVito discusses debut album and his new Comedy Central half-hour special

    Whether you’ve caught Anthony DeVito on AXS TV’s “Gotham Comedy Live,” seen him perform around New York or watched him on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” the comic’s sarcastic undertone is hard not to laugh out loud at. DeVito released his debut album, Dream Occupation, on Comedy Central...
  • Issues to bring their Headspace Tour to PlayStation Theater

    Issues to bring their Headspace Tour to PlayStation Theater

    Issues will bring their Headspace Tour to NYC’s PlayStation Theater at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 9. The metalcore act will be joined by special guests Volumes, Too Close To Touch and Sylar. Issues is touring in continued support of their sophomore studio album, Headspace, which emerged at No. 20 on the...
  • Rough Trade NYC to host Best Coast on Oct. 8

    Rough Trade NYC to host Best Coast on Oct. 8

    Rough Trade NYC will host lo-fi indie rock duo Best Coast on Sunday, Oct. 8 at 9 p.m.. Also on the bill is special guest Pearl Charles. It’s been two years since Best Coast released California Nights, their critically acclaimed, ‘90s alt-rock influenced third studio long-player. The album, which...
  • Garage rockers Black Lips to perform in Brooklyn

    Garage rockers Black Lips to perform in Brooklyn

    Black Lips, an Atlanta-based garage rock outfit, will perform at Music Hall of Williamsburg on Thursday, Oct. 5. Also on the bill, which is set to kick off at 9 p.m., will be special guests The Nude Party and Diet Choke. Black Lips are on tour showcasing selections from their latest studio long...
  • Michael Beasley making most of time in New York

    Michael Beasley making most of time in New York

    The New York Knicks have not even kicked off the regular season and already Michael Beasley has made enough headlines to last a lifetime. He knows how to cater to an audience, though. Beasley has bounced around the league since becoming the No. 2 overall pick in the 2008 NBA Draft. He spent last...
  • Enter Shikari announce 2018 North American tour

    Enter Shikari announce 2018 North American tour

    With the release of their new studio album The Spark, post hardcore band Enter Shikari already have a major arena tour in Europe set to close out the year. For those that couldn't make it to their sold out record release shows in Brooklyn and Toronto, the band will return to the region next year for...
  • The best afterparties for New York Comic Con 2017

    The best afterparties for New York Comic Con 2017

    In a couple of days, thousands of people will pack the Javits Center for the 2017 installment of New York Comic Con. Aside from the panels and chances to meet celebs, another strong aspect about the convention involves the insane amount of afterparties set to take place in the region. Whether you're...
  • Review: Enter Shikari sell out Rough Trade NYC for 'The Spark' record release show

    Review: Enter Shikari sell out Rough Trade NYC for 'The Spark' record release show

    "Sit back and witness sheer chaos/You can't keep track of the hell we raise," Enter Shikari vocalist Rou Reynolds rightfully states in "Rabble Rouser," which is from the band's new studio album The Spark. Much like the band's previous albums, there's a sense of maturity in the 11 track release...
  • 10 panels to check out at New York Comic Con 2017

    10 panels to check out at New York Comic Con 2017

    The 2017 installment of New York Comic Con arrives on Thursday, and the streets of New York City will soon be filled with more Jokers, Pikachus, and Gokus than usual. The annual event will take over the Javits Center for four days of comic book fun, Oct. 5–8. With a ton of panels set to cover...
  • Corn mazes and pumpkin patches near New York 2017

    Corn mazes and pumpkin patches near New York 2017

    You may believe that pumpkin patches and corn mazes don't exist in New York City, but you may need to dig deeper within the city’s soul. Fall is a wonderful time of the year in America’s largest metropolis, and part of the celebration of this season for New Yorkers is visiting the pumpkin patch and...
  • The best NYC concerts for October 2017

    The best NYC concerts for October 2017

    October is here, and for those who are huge Halloween fanatics, the celebrations can finally start. For those looking for a great concerts in New York City, there's plenty to choose from this month. A Massachusetts rock band move on up with a performance at Terminal 5, a Grammy nominated hip hop...
  • Billy Joel brings out Miley Cyrus and Paul Simon to sing 'You May Be Right' at Madison Square Garden

    Billy Joel brings out Miley Cyrus and Paul Simon to sing 'You May Be Right' at Madison Square Garden

    Billy Joel gave the audience at Madison Square Garden an extra treat on Saturday (Sept. 30) when he brought out Paul Simon and Miley Cyrus to sing “You May Be Right,” a single from his 1980 album Glass Houses. Of course, the New York native manned the piano, while Cyrus and Simon hovered nearby and...
  • The best 10 events for NYCC Presents 2017

    The best 10 events for NYCC Presents 2017

    Last year, the folks behind the popular East Coast convention New York Comic Con announced NYCC Presents. Much like their previous New York Super Week, NYCC Presents deliver some special events to various venues throughout New York City. This year, they're doing it again to coincide with the 201...
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