Musicians and Celebs Help Crafts for a Cause Raises Money for Haiti

Binki Shapiro of Little Joy has gotten a TON of top-notch musicians, artists, and celebrities to contribute custom made artwork and items for her Crafts for a Cause auction. All proceeds will be donated to Artists for Peace and Justice, a charitable organization started by filmmaker Paul Haggis. The online auction will begin on March […]

Little Joy and The Dead Trees at Mercury Lounge, NYC 11/13/08 – Video and Pictures

Last night saw the NYC debut of Little Joy–the side project between Fabrizio Moretti of The Strokes, Rodrigo Amarante of Los Hermanos, and Binki Shapiro–at a sold out show at the Mercury Lounge. The band plays solid, catchy music that’s charming and full of… well… joy. I have to say, out of all the Strokes’ […]

New Megapuss Video: “Adam & Steve”

What do you get when you add Devendra Banhart, Greg Rogove, Fabrizio Moretti, a white background, and a digital camcorder? Apparently you get a silly music video for “Adam & Steve,” a song off the album Surfing of their mutual side project, Megapuss. The LP was released this week on November 4th. The video, which […]

Nikolai and Fabrizio to Play New York…Seperately

Looks like there’s some action the (former?) members of the Strokes front… Nikolai Fraiture’s side project, Nickel Eye, will have their debut New York show on October 22nd at the Williamsburg Hall of Music as part of CMJ, and then play a show at Pianos on the 24th. London folks will get a chance to […]