(Photo: Daniel Maurer)

(Photo: Daniel Maurer)

Brian Fair, the owner of the just-closed St. Mark’s Sounds, died Thursday following a hospitalization. [EV Grieve]

Just before 5 am this morning, a man was severely injured when hit by the G train at the Nassau Avenue station in Greenpoint. [DNA Info]

Designer Patricia Field will shutter her Bowery shop after a half-century in business. [Daily News]

Williamsburg’s Nita Nita served its last customers over the weekend before its exterior was wrapped in “Gentrification in Progress” caution tape. [Gothamist]

Paul Italia, co-owner of The Stand comedy club in Gramercy, has applied for a full liquor license at 2 Spring Street. [Bowery Boogie]

This Saturday, Santa Con participants will be banned from patronizing Tompkins Square Bagels. [CBS NY]

According to Spotify, the most streamed artists locally are The Weeknd in the East Village, Justin Bieber in Williamsburg, and Future in Bushwick. [NY Post]

Bushwick’s FirstLive Studio and coffee house records bands’ sets and streams them to fans over the Internet. [News 12 Brooklyn]