This spring we got the chance to curate the line-up for the 2014 BK Half Marathon Pre Party, sponsored by New Balance
. Today we're proud to present our feature footage of Gospels
. The quartet hails from Queens, but met us at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 2 to play us through the sunset. Gospels is more akin to wandering music than jogging music, but the boys sure can inspire. From note one the group dips into a performance trance, and the music hits the mics in a steady stream from front to back. Pensive pop, laid-back grooves, call it what you want, the kids deliver a uniquely unassuming and intensely focused performance. That moment when all the sudden it's dark out, and you can't remember the sun actually setting... yeah, it's like that.
About New York Road Runners' Brooklyn Half Pre Party
For three days leading up to the New York Road Runners' Brooklyn Half on May 17,
runners and their supporters gathered at the brand-new Pier 2 in Brooklyn Bridge
Park to pick up race materials, get psyched, and had a good time at the Brooklyn
Half Pre-Party presented by New Balance.
There was plenty of energy, including music curated by Baeblemusic, DJ's, and
fitness classes run by New York Health and Racquet Club. Runners got their
participant T-shirts and bibs and enjoyed authentic Brooklyn food, drinks, and
For more info about the Brooklyn Half, click HERE
For more info about NYRR, click HERE