Archive for the ‘music’ Category

RECAP: FIXED AT GLASSLANDS

Saturday night we hit up Glasslands in Brooklyn for a night of music, drinks, and dancing at FIXED with our friends JDH & Dave P. It was great to see everyone brave the cold to […]

OAK RECOMMENDS: FIXED AT GLASSLANDS 11.23

Fixed returns to Brooklyn this Saturday, November 23rd and OAK is hosting alongside our friends JDH and Dave P. Make sure to get your tickets in advance and come dance with us all night long! […]

RECAP: KNAPSACK AT MUSIC HALL OF WILLIAMSBURG

By Christina Barco The last time Knapsack played a NYC show was way back in 1996 with tour mates At The Drive-In, and last night, The Music Hall of Williamsburg brought in a packed house […]

VIDEOAK: HOW I WEAR IT – CURSES / WHAT YOU HEARD: SAFER AT NIGHT MIX BY CURSES

Our VideOAK: How I Wear It series continues with Curses, one of our favorite producers and DJs. See how Curses styled the OAK double pocket oxford, check out his take on growing up in Tribeca, […]

INTERVIEW: PAT GROSSI OF ACTIVE CHILD

Supporting the release of the EP Rapor, Active Child is back in New York at Bowery Ballroom (last night) and tonight at Music Hall of Williamsburg. Today, Pat Grossi stopped in to the OAK Photo Studio for […]

OAK HALLOWEEN ANTHEM: KYLIE MINOGUE AND NICK CAVE AND THE BAD SEEDS “WHERE THE WILD ROSES GROW”

“Thriller” by Michael Jackson, “Ghouls Night Out” by Misfits, and even “Monster” by Kanye have all become Halloween go-tos by now, but our ultimate favorite song for this holiday is the haunting duet between Kylie […]

OAK FALL ANTHEM: LOU REED “PERFECT DAY”

Lou Reed’s career was nothing short of prolific. From his work with The Velvet Underground, to his solo albums, he became a legend of both rock and New York City, and his music continues to […]

OAK FALL ANTHEM: SHIGETO “OLIVIA”

Today’s OAK Fall Anthem is “Olivia” by Shigeto. Based in Detroit, and signed to Matthew Dear’s label Ghostly International, Shigeto slows it down on “Olivia” with pace that’s great for moving around in fall. Whether […]

OAK FALL ANTHEM: TLC “RED LIGHT SPECIAL”

We featured “Diggin’ On You” by TLC during our OAK Spring Anthem series earlier this year, a slow jam that was all about crushes, and chillin with Miss Chilli and some Kool-Aid. It was the […]

OAK FALL ANTHEM: KATE BUSH “RUNNING UP THAT HILL”

There’s a lot we love about Kate Bush, and while we enjoy her music year round, there’s something about putting on “Running Up That Hill” from her classic 1985 album Hounds of Love in the […]

OAK FALL ANTHEM: BIKINI KILL “REBEL GIRL”

Today’s Oak Fall Anthem was handpicked by our very own birthday girl Alicia Rae. From their game-changing 1993 album Pussy Whipped, Bikini Kill’s “Rebel Girl” was a call to arms for female led bands in […]

INTERVIEW: HUGO MANUEL OF CHAD VALLEY

Over the summer we recapped Chad Valley’s (real name Hugo Manuel) set as part of our Northside Festival coverage. Last night Hugo was back in New York to support Chad Valley’s new mix-tape Peace and […]