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Video: Raekwon at the GQ Barbershop

Raekwon, a former barber himself, visits the GQ Barbershop at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn with GQ’s Mark Anthony Green. He talks about his upcoming album F.I.L.A., the million dollar Wu-Tang album, his 5 favorite non-Wu rappers, how old is too old to be rapping and more. Previously: Raekwon – Give Me Your Love

Former Cooks Sue Barclays Center Over Alleged Discrimination and Racial Slurs

The Calvin Klein Courtside Club. Five Barclays food-service workers have filed a lawsuit claiming that employees at the venue's restaurants inflicted discrimination, name-calling, and other abuse, including banishing them at posh venues...Show More Summary

Hip-Hop Supports #EBCeleb2014 Celebrity Challenge [Photos]

On Sunday night (July 27), Hip-Hop stars like LL Cool J, Kendrick Lamar, Jadakiss, Troy Ave and Big Sean took to Brooklyn’s Barclays Center in support of its inaugural EBC America Celebrity Basketball Challenge…Continue

The Source Announces 1st Source360 Concert At Barclays Center

Instead of rewriting all the wrongs associated with their infamous award show, The Source magazine has devised a bigger and better plan to service Hip-Hop fans…Continued

A Night Walking with Dinosaurs

by Brendan O'Connor Earlier this month, the Barclays Center was filled with children and animatronic dinosaurs. Both of them made a lot of noise. "Walking With Dinosaurs" was an approximately two-hour long show, hosted by a man with an Australian accent in a leather duster who claimed to be a paleontologist. Show More Summary

Barclay's Center hit with $5M discrimination suit

A partially blind cook who toiled in Barclays Center's luxurious Calvin Klein Courtside Club claims he was banished to the media section "out of sight" of well-heeled customers because he is disabled, a lawsuit alleges. NEW YORK DAILY...Show More Summary

J.Lo, Usher, Kiss set to perform at Fashion Rocks this fall

Kiss, Usher and Jennifer Lopez will perform at the Fashion Rocks concert this fall. The Sept. 9 event at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, will also feature Duran Duran, Miranda Lambert and Pitbull.

Best Landing Spots for 2014 Unrestricted Free Agent Andray Blatche

Opting out of his final year with the Brooklyn Nets might have been a big mistake for Andray Blatche. The offensively talented big man had the ability to remain in the Barclays Center for the 2014-15 season, though he'd have made only $1.4 million. Show More Summary

Television added to Arcade Fire's third Barclays Center show with The Unicorns; Devo added to Chicago (updated dates)

Television at Rough Trade in 2013 (more by Greg Cristman) The Polaris Prize-nominated Arcade Fire already have some incredible openers lined up for their tour including a Unicorns reunion at all three Barclays Center shows (Aug. 22, 23 & 24)...

Brooklynettes Finals

Earlier this month, the Final Auditions for the 2014-15 Brooklynettes took place on the practice court at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn Warmups This might have been the quickest Final Audition that I’ve ever been to. The actual final performances took less than an hour… But to be fair the dancers were worked really hard [...]

Marty Markowitz Assures Democrats That "Brooklyn Is The Epicenter Of Cool"

Marty Markowitz?tourism official, ex-Brooklyn Borough President, and frequent light-saber wielder ?held a meeting with the DNC delegation on Saturday to urge the party to select Brooklyn's Barclays Center for the 2016 convention. “I spoke about how Brooklyn is the epicenter of cool,” Markowitz told The Daily News. [ more › ]

Preview of 'Walking with Dinosaurs,' coming to Barclays Center

Brooklyn Bridge Park just for a few minutes last week turned into Jurassic Park. The Daily News and a few parkgoers got a sneak peek of the “Walking with Dinosaurs Arena Spectacular,” which runs from Wednesday to July 20 at Barclays Center.

Marty Markowitz brings DNC delegation to Manhattan hotel in pitch for 2016 convention

Mayor de Blasio’s administration on Saturday used a Manhattan hotel to sell the Democratic National Committee on the idea of having the party’s 2016 convention at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

Mayweather chooses MGM Grand over Barclays Center for next fight

Floyd Mayweather Jr. resides in Las Vegas and he's staying home for his next fight, putting to bed rumors that he might box in Brooklyn at Barclays Center.

Nets slam dunk maligned mascot, BrooklynKnight

The Nets' superhero mascot has met his demise. The maligned BrooklyKnight will not be back next year, according to a Nets official, after just two seasons running around the Barclays Center court with his flag and Power Ranger-esque outfit.

Jay Z, The Roots, No Doubt & more playing Global Citizen Festival in Central Park

Jay Z at Barclays Center in January (more by PSquared) The Global Citizen Festival (formerly just Global Festival) returns this year with another concert on Central Park's Great Lawn on September 27. The giant, free ticketed event's goal is to...

Houston Rockets reject arguments from gay Barclays Center work who says players harassed him

Lawyers for the NBA team say a Brooklyn Federal Court judge should dismiss a lawsuit by Rasean Tate, since he was not employed by the team and cannot say they discriminated against him.

tix on sale: DFA1979, Lily Allen, Witch, King Tuff, Boris, Sylvan Esso, Astronautalis, Angus & Julia Stone, more

Tickets for The Weeknd, Schooboy Q and Jhene Aiko show at Barclays Center are on fan club/Citi Cardmember presales now. Tickets for the Death From Above 1979 show at Terminal 5 go on AmEx presale today at noon. Tickets...

Dems will formally investigate Brooklyn for 2016 convention

The Democratic National Committee will send a contingent to the borough next month to size up the city’s bid to host the party’s 2016 convention at the Barclays Center in Mayor de Blasio’s beloved home borough.

The National kicking off European (but not Russia) tour; 'Mistaken For Strangers' screening at City Winery

The National @ Barclays Center in 2013 (more by Dana (distortion) Yavin) If you haven't seen the National documentary 'Mistaken For Strangers' yet, July 7 is your chance when it screens for $5.00 at City Winery in NYC (try not...

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