FMA

FMA

We love hearing from you… Keep your questions and comments coming! Recently you’ve been asking where we find our music. While we try to work as much as possible with local bands in the cities that we visit, we always turn to Free Music Archive. Here are some great musicians that we’ve found there and included in our MTK series: Holy […]

April 4, 2013 at 3:32 pm 0 comments

Surf Montauk

Surf Montauk

Thank you Whalebone for being part of The Best of MTK.   Want to know more about surfing in Montauk? Here are some links to the people and businesses that keep Montauk surf culture alive. SURF SHOPS & CAMPS Sunset Surf Shack Air and Speed Surf Main Beach Surf+Sport SURF LESSONS Coreys Wave Tony’s Surf Lessons SURFING ACROSS LONG ISLAND […]

March 11, 2013 at 3:30 pm 0 comments

Whalebone

Whalebone

As you’re aware from Booker’s own Montauk surf experiences, surf-culture provides one of the best motives to get outside – no matter the weather – and take time out to just enjoy the waves. Jesse James Joeckel runs the surf shack Whalebone Creative on the Eastern end of Long Island. Whalebone concentrates on relaxed apparel and Joeckel nails the relationship of […]

March 7, 2013 at 4:53 pm 0 comments

Real: The Coast

Real: The Coast

Real or Not Real? Thought we’d share this video. Get on Twitter or Facebook and tell us what you think!                       A huge thank you goes out this week to The Coast Restaurant. Owned by two local couples, this renowned restaurant serves fresh, locally sustained fish from the surrounding shores. Chef George Anthony Berkhofer, […]

February 28, 2013 at 3:58 pm 0 comments

Gone Fishing

Gone Fishing

Gone Fishing: Montauk fishermen call their spot “the sport fishing capital of the world” and it’s easy to see why. Whether fly fishing or jumping on a boat out to sea, they find the Eastern shores of Long Island a perfect location for fresh Striped Bass, Bluefish, Tuna and Seabass among many others. For a taste of Montauk, catch a […]

February 22, 2013 at 3:52 pm 0 comments

Montauk Trails

Montauk Trails

MONTAUK HAS MORE THAN JUST THE BEACH. There are great national parks and hiking trails in and nearby to be explored. Find out more about Montauk Trails through these links below: ON MONTAUK MONTAUK TRAILS MONTAUK ON-LINE BOOKER’S CHOICES: CAMP HERO SHADMOOR STATE PARK WALKING DUNES  

February 14, 2013 at 7:46 pm 1 comment

Rell Sunn Surf Contest in Montauk

Rell Sunn Surf Contest in Montauk

This week’s episode celebrates the spirit of a surf competition in Montauk. The Rell Sunn Surf Contest is an annual event held at Ditch Plains that honors the life of female surfer Rell Sunn. At age 44, Rell Sunn lost her life to breast cancer and for the past 14 years Montauk residents have come together to support the Rell […]

February 1, 2013 at 10:40 pm 0 comments

Getting to Montauk and Around

Getting to Montauk and Around

Visiting Montauk for the first time? Here’s some information to help you get there and around: If you plan to drive, you can only park your car at a select few beaches without a season parking pass. If you plan to spend the summer, be sure to register your car with the Town of East Hampton for a parking sticker. A […]

January 24, 2013 at 6:51 pm 0 comments

Where and What in Long Island

Where and What in Long Island

Here’s a list of sites we found useful when making plans for our Long Island road trip, and places we visited along the way. Long Island Tourism Discover Long Island    Map of Long Island  Long Beach NY Country Boy Bakery Jones Beach Robert Moses Bay Shore Forum Diner Entenmann’s Factory Fire Island Tourism Fire Island Ferry Ocean Beach Hardware The Hamptons Montauk […]

January 10, 2013 at 8:22 pm 0 comments

Tips, Tricks and Whatnot

Tips, Tricks and Whatnot

Thank you to the awesome Moon Duo for letting us feature them in this week’s episode. Check out their site here. photo credit: http://www.einsteinmusicjournal.co.nz/2011/03/27/moon-duo-new-album/    

December 12, 2012 at 10:32 pm 0 comments