After sharing the first trailer for Amy, the upcoming Amy Winehouse documentary, the team behind the movie has shared the first clip from the film. The 52-second excerpt features Winehouse speaking on her creative process, and her manager Nick Schmansky speaking on the distinction between writing songs and poems. We also get a look at the hand-written lyrics for “Cherry,” a track off Winehouse’s album Frank.
Friday March 13th 310 Bowery Bar Room will showcase Queen Andrea’s newest mural. 310 Bowery has an old school dive bar charm, but Queen Andrea Von Bujdoss’ mural really pops off the wall. The bar is a new destination for urban art and authentic downtown shows, brands and music, and pays homage to the original Bowery of the 1970’s and 1980’s, which is super refreshing in a mostly gentrified downtown landscape. More…Read More
Squeezing public spaces into cities that are increasingly built-up gets ever more difficult. One unusual solution is to build such spaces underground. That’s the plan for New York’s planned Lowline park, which will see an old trolley terminal renovated and illuminated with sunlight via fiberoptics. More…
Dutch nonprofit Mars One has named 100 people who will remain in the running for a one-way trip to Mars, expected to leave Earth in 2024. Out of more than 200,000 people who applied, 24 will be trained for the mission and four will take the first trip, if all goes according to plan. To fund the estimated $6 billion trip (for just the first four people), Mars One will be televising the remainder of the competition to narrow the group down to 24. Those 24 people will be divided into six teams of four that will compete to determine which group is most prepared to leave for Mars in 2024.