speaking of vampires...

BY Laurie in Eat Me |

I leave you with another cool video for the long Holiday weekend, a new song, Cousins,  from forthcoming Vampire Weekend release in January on XL.  You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this ... Read More
I am considering making it "my thing" in writing up concert reviews to re-tell the occurrences of fights that broke out while I was there. It seems to happen at every show I go to and is distracting in that sort of "this is so awkward, I can't look away" sort of way. Last night I attended the Julian Plenti show at the Bowery Ballroom, which was also apparently attended by the inhabitants of some sort of local mental hospital.     Julian Plenti is ... Read More
The BUST Holiday Craftacular is blowin' through New York City on December 6th (that's a Sunday) and is jam packed with over 200 unbelievably talented crafters! We've got everything to cover your holiday shopping list from jewelry to clothing, to soft, warm and cozy knits, perfect for the blustery winter months ahead. One such vendor is De*nada Designs, a fabulous line of cozy handknit wears from hats to scarves and everything in between. They've revamped their ... Read More
Okay, Okay, everyone knows how super cool Jon Spencer is, but have you seen him lately? People, if Heavy Trash is coming to your neck of the woods on tour, I strongly advise you get yourself out to see this band perform. They KILLED it last month at the record release party, and I can safely say he's one of the greatest performers of our time. Check out the latest video for Gentle, off their latest album Midnight Soul Serenade on Fat Posum. PS. this vid was made by ... Read More
Very, and you must pick up the new BUST and read the interview with Amy, done by the hilarious Rachel Dratch. We've also got a bangin' Gift Guide, a story about divorce ranches, cool winter/sporty fashion, DIY dream catchers, and tons more cool stuff! Help support independent press, get yourself and your best friend a subscription to BUST! photo by Sheryl ... Read More
What could be more romantic than wearing sexy lingerie for your special someone? How about sewing a GPS tracking device into it? Huh?! That's right ladies. Thanks to Brazilian designer Lucia Iorio and her LindeLucy Lingerie line, your man will never have to waste another sleepless night wondering where his free-roaming, wanderlust-consumed woman is. Welcome to the "Find Me If You Can" line, where each piece of lingerie comes equipped with a very visible, ... Read More
    Do you love all things vegan? Well, MooShoes, purveyors of snazzy vegan footwear, is hosting an event on Tuesday night! Vegan Cookies Invade Your Cookie Jar by Isa Moskowitz & Terry Romero satisfies your sweet tooth while being dairy free.   Terry and Isa will be signing their book of over 100 sweet goodness recipes on November 24th. Oh yeah, and there will be refreshments and beverages!   Here's the down low and we'll see you there ... Read More
      Calling all design queens and shoe lovers: the modish and sassy shoe brand, John Fluevog is running a new design contest. Do you have a passion for art direction and products? Fluevog Shoes has a challenge for you! Contest entrants are called to submit ad designs featuring the famed Fluevog shoes and style, but of course with a twist.   So, click, design, and submit! Finalist designs are voted on at FluevogCreative. With toolkits and ... Read More
If you live in the New York City area, and are looking for cute, unique gifts for the holiday season, look no further than the third annual Lov-able & Hug-able plush show (sponsored by your favorite magazine, BUST)! Dying for a pocket-sized robot or a hug-sized, eye-patched monster? You're sure to find them here. With a 2009 theme of "Medium and Mini", these adorable little plushes will fit anyone's budget. Over 40 top plush artists from around the world will ... Read More
Mustaches are everywhere these days -- on necklaces, on your guy friends, on celebrities, on your the finger you're holding up to your face. And now they're on your wall, too, thanks to illustrators Aya Kakeda and Nina Frenkel, otherwise known as the Mustache Sisters. The Mustache Sisters make adorable, mustache-shaped plush picture frames inspired by their own giant mustache, crafted for the NYC Hungarian Cultural Center's Mustache Contest. These are definitely ... Read More