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November, 2009

Here’s Frank’s take on the Gowanus Canal

Rhythm & News: It’s Frank Hoier’s “Rhythm and News” — and it’s only on BrooklynPaper.com. With video … Comments (7).

October, 2009

And now, a folk song plucked from our police blotter!

Rhythm & News: It’s Frank Hoier’s “Rhythm and News” — and it’s only on BrooklynPaper.com. With video … Comments (1).

Frank talk about those Westboro bigots!

Rhythm & News: Frank Hoier read our coverage of the Westboro Baptist Church bigots, so the Bard of Columbia Street (yes, he moved) wrote his new hit, “Talkin’ Westboro Baptist Church Comes to Brooklyn Blues” for this week’s “Rhythm and News” feature. With video … Comments (1).

September, 2009

Frank’s wild about Judge Schack!

Rhythm & News: Frank Hoier recently read about a Brooklyn judge who’s tough on banks that want to foreclose, so the Bard of Bushwick was moved to write his new hit, “Little Judge Schack” for this week’s “Rhythm and News” feature. With video … Comments (1).

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August, 2009

Frank wants his own backyard farm!

Rhythm & News: Frank Hoier read in The Brooklyn Paper about the women who are farming people’s backyards, so the Bard of Bushwick was moved to write his new hit, “Brooklyn Sharecropper” for this week’s “Rhythm and News” feature. With video … Comment.

Frank talk about Joe Sitt’s Coney Island plan

Rhythm & News: The Bard of Bushwick is angry — or at least as angry as a folk singer can get! With video … Comments (3).

Our singer-newswriter ‘parks’ one!

Rhythm & News: In his latest “Rhythm and News” feature, the Bard of Bushwick, Frank Hoier, sings about the Meadows of Shame! With video … Comment.

July, 2009

‘Whole’ lotta Frank!

Rhythm & News: In his latest “Rhythm and News” feature, the Bard of Bushwick, Frank Hoier, fantasizes about what a Whole Food supermarket would be like. With video … Comments (1).

Now some ‘Frank’ speaking about Bushwick

Rhythm & News: In his latest “Rhythm and News” feature, the Bard of Bushwick, Frank Hoier, sings about...Bushwick! With video … Comment.

June, 2009

Frank’s singing the Coney blues

Rhythm & News: In his latest “Rhythm and News” feature, the Bard of Bushwick, Frank Hoier, sings the “Ballad of Coney Island.” With video … Comment.

Our man Frank’s new tune!

Rhythm & News: In his latest “Rhythm and News” feature, the Bard of Bushwick, Frank Hoier, rips a song right out of The Brooklyn Paper police blotter. With video … Comments (1).

May, 2009

Frank speaking on art desecration from our man Hoier

Rhythm & News: In his latest “Rhythm and News” feature, the Bard of Bushwick, Frank Hoier, sings about an art project in DUMBO that got destroyed by state officials. With video … Comment.

Frank sings about bedbugs!

Rhythm & News: Join the Bard of Bushwick for his first installment of “Rhythm and News.” With video … Comments (2).

April, 2009

Hate the fare hike? Here’s your song!

Rhythm & News: Frank Hoier sings his new protest ditty, “Mister MTA Blues,” live from our Metrotech offices! With video … Comment.