With the ranks of the fiscally challenged multiplying during these days of economic turmoil, many would welcome a reliable go-to spot for hearing their favorite types of live music without having to break the bank. Spike Hill in Williamsburg, Brooklyn--accessible to borough outsiders via a short hop on the L train to Bedford Avenue--is a neighborhood hang with a neighborly vibe that offers free music--that's right, no cover--on various nights. The diverse offerings in various genres are free-spirited too. And plenty of 'spirits,' as in moderately priced alcohol in the form of many draft beers and single malts are on hand also.
Directions: Spike Hill is located at 184 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11211.
At the Southwest corner of Bedford Ave and North 7th Street, in Williamsburg.
Take the L train to the Bedford Avenue stop.
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