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Daymoves: LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy Is Opening A Cafe In Brooklyn

Daymoves: LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy Is Opening A Cafe In Brooklyn

The LCD Soundsystem is blasting full stereo today on the Sprudge family of networks. Over on Sprudge Wine, we just published an interview with Justin Chearno of The Four Horsemen in Brooklyn, which he just so happens to co-own with LCD Soundsystem frontman James Murphy. And panning out wide to…
Intelligentsia Lands At The TWA Hotel In New York City

Intelligentsia Lands At The TWA Hotel In New York City

It’s just like you’ve dreamed it—or is it a dream? Slipping across the passenger pickup lanes to the grand white building beckoning across from Kennedy Airport’s Terminal 5, you seem to have left the current century behind. You’re under the swooping canopies of Eero Saarinen’s Trans World Airlines Flight Center,…
Build-Outs Of Summer: Apes & Peacocks In New York City, NY

Build-Outs Of Summer: Apes & Peacocks In New York City, NY

Coffee is hitting the big stage. That’s right, after honing its craft for some years off Broadway, coffee is finally getting its chance to shine on the Great Flat White Way with the opening of Apes & Peacocks Coffee Roasters. Next door neighbors to the Broadway Theatre, Apes & Peacocks…
Devoción Coffee To Open First Of Its Kind Cascara Bar In New York City

Devoción Coffee To Open First Of Its Kind Cascara Bar In New York City

Cascara has been having quite a moment over the past few years. Originally, the fruit and skin of the coffee seed was by and large seen as a byproduct of the coffee-producing process, one that at best made it to compost to feed the trees from which they came. Then…
Build-Outs Of Summer: Drip Coffee Makers In Brooklyn, NY

Build-Outs Of Summer: Drip Coffee Makers In Brooklyn, NY

We’re celebrating the thrill of the build all summer long. Big or small, we love ’em all. And they don’t get much smaller than today’s build-out, Drip Coffee Makers in Brooklyn, New York. In a city of fast paces, Nigel Price is offering denizens of the Big Apple a chance…
Get STUMPED: A New Coffee Competition In Brooklyn

Get STUMPED: A New Coffee Competition In Brooklyn

Have you ever been watching a Barista Championship signature beverage course and been like, “I could have made that.” Well here’s your chance to put your nitrogenated aromatic smoke where your mouth is. Stumptown has teamed up with Oatly, La Marzocco, and Dona Chai for STUMPED, a Chopped-style challenge where…
There’s A New Training Program To Prepare Refugees For Jobs In Coffee

There’s A New Training Program To Prepare Refugees For Jobs In Coffee

America is a land of immigrants. It always has been, contrary to what this country’s virulent new strain ultra-nationalists and their “shut the door behind you” thinking would have you believe. What makes the USA’s grand experiment worthwhile is the idea that anyone can come here to make a better…
Faema Takes Over New York City With A Pop-Up Coffee Shop

Faema Takes Over New York City With A Pop-Up Coffee Shop

Who doesn’t love a good pop-up? No one, that’s who. Milan-based espresso machine manufacturer Faema is taking the pop-up to 11, with an extended residency stateside at 198 Allen Street in New York City. Taking place between June 3rd and 29th, Faema’s appropriately titled Pop-Up Coffee Shop will be offering a…