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Look What Aloft Brooklyn Caught On Surveillance Tape

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  Site Where: 216 Duffield St [map], Brooklyn, NY, United States, 11201-5303
August 30, 2011 at 12:39 PM | by | Comments (0)

When idle hotel guests are left to their own devices...

Aloft hotels in New York have partnered up with indie music blog Pitchfork to create a a "video surveillance" live music series, featuring different bands performing in the rooms. While this is conceptually very reminiscent of Yotel's 100 Under 2 Festival, there is one big difference: you can't actually attend the performances in the hotel.

Instead, everything takes place on the screen. In fuzzy, distorted images—so you feel like you're spying on a private rehearsal, which is actually the opposite of a performance. Kinda cool!

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