Former food/drink/shopping market made entirely from shipping containers + community love. Dekalb Market closed in the fall of 2012 to make room for (what else) luxury condos. This is some footage I took to test out GoPro camera footage. R.I.P. Dekalb Market.
Music: “Mystic riddim” by Volfoniq (volfoniq.com/)
Only In HelLA, created by actor/writer Rory Uphold, comically deals with the pitfalls of living in one of the world’s most beautiful yet challenging cities to live in - Los Angeles - learn more about the series and watch the latest episodes here http://onlyinhella.com/
Web Series #YouUp - too funny not to watch, too short to make excuses that you don’t have time to watch - so watch
Comedian Natasha Leggero interviews friends and funny people in her backyard hot tub in this hilarious web-short talk show Tubbin’ With Tash. The second episode (posted above) features Chelsea Peretti pooping in a garbage bag & Comedy Bang Bang’s Reggie Watts.
After meeting at UCB a few years ago, comedians Abbi Jacobson & Ilana Glazer created Broad City, a web series that humorously depicts every day life in NYC. In my humble opinion, it’s one of the best shows out there. So good, in fact, Amy Poehler decided to produce it into a half-hour scripted TV series (and it got picked up by Comedy Central, should air sometime next year).
This is one of their later episodes (staring Poehler & Kristin Schaal) which is of much higher quality film-wise than their earlier episodes. But I have to say ever since episode 1 I had a gut feeling these two ladies were going to be huge on the comedy scene.
Here’s a link to their YouTube channel - definitely worth checking out!
Comedian Paul Scheer just released the first episode of his new web series called The ArScheerio Paul Show, where he recreates old Arsenio Hall show interviews from Arsenio’s popular early 90s late-night talk show.
This first episode ArScheerio interviews Bill “I did not inhale” Clinton (played by Will Arnet). Scheer describes this series as “one of the weirdest things I’ve done,” and I’ll describe it as “Scheer’s funniest work ever. Why didn’t this happen sooner?”
Next week’s episode ArScheerio interviews Tupac. For updates visit Paul’s website http://paulscheer.com.
High Maintenance, created and written by husband and wife duo Ben Sinclair & Katja Blichfeld, chronicles the fictional adventures an NYC weed delivery guy and his wacky, stoner clients. “Stevie” is the first video in a 7 episode series, each about 5 min. long, and they’re all available on Vimeo for your viewing enjoyment at this link right here: https://vimeo.com/highmaintenance
Awkwafina’s NYC B*tche$ music video says “FU” to trust fund kids living in Buschwick, or something like that. Regardless, she’s pretty amazing.