At the Barclays Center for the Rock Hall: ceremony, headlines, protest, and the usual neighborhood incursions
There was spectacle inside, and there was spectacle--a protest from the Brooklyn Anti-Gentrification Network--outside. (The network began last year.) And, as noted on Atlantic Yards Watch, there were continued incursions into the neighborhood.
New York Times had New Rock Hall of Fame Class Confronts a Familiar Identity Crisis and EW offered 8 highlights from Friday's induction ceremony
The @rock_hall Induction Ceremony is underway in #Brooklyn! Follow along on 👻: barclayscenter pic.twitter.com/7lGuRaveXO— Barclays Center (@barclayscenter) April 8, 2016
Banner circling Barclays Center as NWA is inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inside. #BKNot4Sale pic.twitter.com/tuH7qOttHj— Keegan Stephan (@KeeganNYC) April 8, 2016
#AtlanticYards done deal, curiously enough, subject to continued revision https://t.co/cj6GAaP5To #BrooklynBehemoth https://t.co/UQasXZqo7U— Norman Oder (@AYReport) April 8, 2016
From Atlantic Yards Watch
Limos and car services occupying bus stops, No Standing, and No Parking zones, with some idling at hydrants and others blocking crosswalks.