In New York, the boom-catalyzed "Williamsburg scene" is old enough news that, just to change things up a bit, trend-spotters are eagerly reporting a recession-fueled artist return to Manhattan. Time has certainly confessed that the shimmering bare-shouldered glam of "electroclash" wasn't quite, uh, real. And as for the neighborhood's dripping-pipe industrial appeal, even garage-revival doyenne Karen O of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs has unapologetically decamped to bucolic Jersey. So there's some honey-roasted schadenfreude in the air for those who've curdled at the curatorial hipsters willfully photoshopping themselves into 1977, at the... More >>>