George's Barber Shop 475 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY11215 Located on the corner of 5th Avenue and 11th Street in Park Slope, George Barber Shop has been in business for 25 years.…More It provides haircuts, shaves, facial massages and waxing for men and women, in addition to manicures and pedicures. In keeping with its status as a long-standing family-owned shop, its beauticians are attentive, polite and community-oriented.
Akashic Books 232 3rd St, Brooklyn, NY11215 Akashic Books, an independent publisher, embraces its mantra of "reverse-gentrification of the literary…More world." It publishes urban literary fiction, mystery novels and political nonfiction. Music from the band GVSB is also sold. Its authors perform readings throughout the country.
Bucktown USA Entertainment 315 Flatbush Ave # 412, Brooklyn, NY11217 Bucktown USA Entertainment is an entertainment collective that combines a burgeoning record label with internet…More television and film production. It has a sizable roster of up and coming hip-hop artists (including General Steele and Stormy) and is developing two politically charged documentaries, behind the scenes footage of which can be found at their Web site. Also on the site is BTU-TV, an internet-only television station featuring said footage, music videos and more.