MANHATTAN VENUES

Arlene Grocery

Beekman Beer Garden

BB Kings

Bowery Ballroom

Bowery Poetry club

The Bowery Presents

Cake Shop

The Cutting Room

Crash Mansion

Danbro Studios

The Delancey

Don Hills

Fat Baby

Fontanas

Highline Ballroom

Irving Plaza

Knitting Factory

LIT Lounge

Mercury Lounge

Club Midway

92 Y

Nokia Theater

Ottos Shrunken Head

Pianos

The PIT

Rebel

Stage 48

Sullivan hall

Terminal 5

200 Orchard

Upright citizens brigade Theater

BROOKLYN VENUES

The Acheron

 

Factory Fresh Gallery

Galapagos Art Space


 

The Hook

Littlefield

Xpo 929 

Public assembly (old galapagos)

Southpaw

soundfix records lounge

Spike Hill

Tommys Tavern

The Well

The Wick

Trash

The Studio at Webster Hall

the bell house gowanus

Union Hall

Union Pool

Vaudeville Park 

Galleries

CATM Gallery

Gagosian

honey-space

Brooklyn Galleries

Full listings-Wagmag

pierogi2000.com

www.adhocart.org/

Dumbo art walk first Thursdays

 

WEEKLY PARTIES

GBH

Karaoke Killed the Cat

Metropol Free Movies

Mishapes

NC-17

Rated X

7 sperms

Tiswas 2.0

Trash

Special Parties

No Ordinary Monkey

Motherfucker

Thompkins sq park events

confluxfestival.org

Museum Mile festival

Trade School

mandalanyc.com

Brooklyn Record Riot

Heeb magazine

Bust Magazine

 

Event Lists


 

Brooklynindiemarket.com

entertainment4every1.net

Garagepunknyc

Green Shoelace

Jello Wrestling

Annie Rock

http://Flavorpill.net

FreeNYC.net

Myopenbar.com

New York Yak-Lectures

Nyc Underground

Ill sleep when I'm dead

Shaw Promotions

WFMUs Gig-o-rama

Windchill

Slimehag

Lower East Side Events

 WFMUs guide to popular culture

Artlinks

 

artcal

Artcards.cc

Article Projects

Douglas Kelly list

Chelsea Art Galleries

Gallery Guide

Lower East Side Galleries

 wagmag bk art

Summer  events

Celebrate Brooklyn

Central Park Summerstage

Coney Island

 

Riverrocks

Pool parties

Brooklyn Seaside Concerts

Spiegeltent

East River Music Project

Lolastar roller rink

Governors Island Concerts

 
 
 
 
Other Stuff
 

http://www.ohny.org/

Ourgoods

if you make it

Loews Jersey City

Michael Alan living art installations

Roxy Cottontail

Porkchop express

Shanghai Mermaid Parties

Taste of the Subway

The Lorimer Series
TheLorimerSeries.com
lecture series

Neighborbee

Buy Rum

Molly Crabapple

Lucid

 Annual Events

 
Amazing out of town stuff
 


If someone has forwarded this list to you and you want to get it yourself, send an email to hipstertravelnycpicks-subscribe@yahoogroups.com

Poor Folks Specials-
Check out these sites for great free things
myfreeconcert.com for shows
artcards.cc for openings
Theskint.com not all free, but mostly 
Garagepunknyc.com for shows 


Recommended art stuff
Most, but not all galleries are closed Sunday and Monday and usually open 11-6
Check with artcards.cc for openings, chelseaartgalleries.com for shows... 
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March 2017
out of town alert, Debauch a reno, Big garage rock event!
http://www.slovenly.com/debauch-a-reno/



Viva Las Vegas
The dates for 2017 and beyond are: VLV20 04/13 – 04/16/17

Salt Cathedral, The Undercover Dream Lovers
Thu, April 13, 2017
8:00 PM
Baby's All Right
Brooklyn, NY
This event is 21 and over
$12


Fri, April 14, 2017
B Boys
UV-TV, Bonny Doon, Bodega
Union Pool
Apr 14
8:00 pm

04.14.2017 
Fletcher C. Johnson, Mope Grooves, Holy Tunics, Plains - All Ages
@ Sunnyvale - 1031 Grand St in Brooklyn 8pm $10

VARSITY
Fruit & Flowers
Sat, April 15, 2017
Doors: 6:30 PM / Show: 7:00 PM
Baby's All Right
Brooklyn, NY
This event is 18 and over
$10 - $12



Cult Citizen & Popgun present Exhibition (EP Release Party)
High Water, Wild Pink
Tue, April 18, 2017
8:00 PM
Baby's All Right
Brooklyn, NY
This event is 21 and over
$12.00
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Weekly-Rock and Roll bingo at Pinks
242 E 10th St, New York, New York 10003

WED
APR
19
Mothership, TOWER, Geezer
Saint Vitus  
1120 Manhattan Avenue
Brooklyn, NY, 11222
8:00 PM
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19
APR
BAMBARA / BLACK HOLE KIDS / MONOGRAMS / FRUIT & FLOWERS AT ALPHAVILLE
ALPHAVILLEAPR 19, 20178:00 PM
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Not Your Grandmother's Acid (Vol. 1)
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 19, 2017
8:00PM  11:59PM
at the footlight
This Bicycle Day, come one, come all, to the psychedelic carnival for fellow travelers. Only $10 at the door.
This is our first show and we're excited to present the following acts:
- Incredible folk singer Josh Garcia
- The psychedelic sounds of OhmSlice, featuring Jane LeCroy and Bradford Reed
- Living statue and burlesque dancer Galatea Stone
- Comedians Eric Kirchberger and Tim Warner and more
- The erotic poetry of Desiree, Sex Cymbal
- Story time with Jay Winston Gill
- Body painting and Performance Art by Took Edalow
- DIY art station, projections, vintage films
- more to be confirmed
Featuring psychedelic music all night by the house band. Hosted by the one and only Jackson Sturkey.


Thursdays, April 20, 2017
The Coathangers at Sunnyvale
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Holy Tunics // Gingerlys // Fraidycat // Treatment
at the footlight
THURSDAY, APRIL 20, 2017
7:30PM  11:59PM


The Coathangers
Fri, April 21, 2017
8:00 PM
Baby's All Right
Brooklyn, NY
This event is 18 and over
$15.00

Saturday, APril 22, 2017
APR
22
Dan Rico / Saylavees / Cheap Sneakers at The Gutter
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at the footlight
GunFight! 10-Year Anniversary & Album Release Show!
SATURDAY, APRIL 22, 2017
7:30PM  11:59PM
  The wait is over! GunFight! is finally releasing our sophomore LP "Stripes" on April 22 at The Footlight! We're also celebrating slightly more than 10 years as a band (almost half of which we spent waiting to release this album)! Who knew that when we started in an Allston basement in 2006, we'd still be a band in 2017? Feel old? We do! 
GunFight!
Shark?
Crazy Pills
Raccoon Fighter
Sun Hat (Philly)
$10 / 21+ / doors at 7:30pm

April 24, 2017
Free Burlesque at La Flaca, Grand Street with burlesque performers new on the scene.  Happy hour drink prices all night!  Mexican Style disco fries
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MON
APR
24
Screamin' Rebel Angels, Coach N' Commando, The Omega Men
Saint Vitus  
1120 Manhattan Avenue
Brooklyn, NY, 11222
7:30 PM

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Knitting Factory Presents
L.A. Witch, Las Rosas, Stuyedeyed
Knitting Factory - Brooklyn
Brooklyn , NY
Tuesday Apr 25, 2017
Show: 9:00 PM
Doors: 8:00 PM
All Ages
$10.00 ADV / $13.00 DOS

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
NYCs premiere cover song DJ, DJ XEROX presents a new night of Bongos, Beatniks, Vegas Grind, Go-Go, Surf, Soundtrack, Tiki and Exotica.
Plus Live bands deliver a dose of cool daddy-o in the back room. 
Free at Ottos every 4th Wednesday Starting January 2016.
$5 Zoinks Cocktails all night.
Live bands, peformance and poets in the back room.
Tonight
10:30 PM-Jonathan Heagle Quintet
9:30 PM- Disaster at Knuckle Beach
Plus spoken word
Dig it every 4th Wednesday at
Ottos Shrunken Head 
538 East 14th Street at Avenue B
NY, NY 10009
Copycatnyc.com
L train to First Avenue

Thursday, April 27, 2017
Bush Tetras at Delancey
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27
APR
SAM COFFEY & THE IRON LUNGS, MIKEY ERG, THE OTHERMEN THE LAME-OS
ALPHAVILLEAPR 27, 20178:00 PM


Fri, April 28, 2017
Psychic Ills
Purling Hiss, Junk Boys
Fri, April 28, 2017
8:00 PM
Baby's All Right
Brooklyn, NY
This event is 21 and over
$13.00 - $15.00
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APR
4/28 - FRUIT & FLOWERS / TEEN VICE / C'YOTES AT ALPHAVILLE


Late Show
The Bottom Dollars / NO ICE
Fri 4/28
Doors: 10:30 pm / Show: 10:30 pm
This event is 21 and over
Mercury lounge
$10.00


ALPHAVILLEAPR 28, 20178:00 PM


ALMOST READY RECORDS 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY FEATURING: LAURICE
Cheater Slicks, Liquor Store, Atlantic Thrills, Home Blitz
Sat, April 29, 2017
7:00 PM
Union Pool
Brooklyn, NY
This event is 21 and over
$15.00 - $20.00

SAT
APR
29
Cherubs, Surfbort
Saint Vitus  
1120 Manhattan Avenue
Brooklyn, NY, 11222
8:00 PM

Foster Care
Lion's Cage, The Wilful Boys, Los Perros
Sun, April 30, 2017
10:00 PM
Baby's All Right
Brooklyn, NY
This event is 21 and over
$8.00


MON
MAY
1
Dad, A Deer A Horse, Darkwing, My Heart and the Real World, Samantha Noise
Saint Vitus  
1120 Manhattan Avenue
Brooklyn, NY, 11222

7:00 PM


Wednesday, May 3, 2017
at sunnyvale
@ 07:30PM
Sharkmuffin Release Party w Alexander F, Weeping Icon, Pink Mexico, Sic Tic

Knitting Factory Presents
Hideout, Looms, Color Tongue, Rachel Angel
Knitting Factory - Brooklyn
Brooklyn , NY
Thursday May 04, 2017
Show: 8:00 PM
Doors: 7:30 PM
All Ages
$10.00 ADV / $12.00 DOS

THURSDAY
4 MAY
@ 08:00PM
Sunnyvale x Noise Love Presents...:
Holly Overton With Midnight People “Every New Day” Record Release 
w/ Prima, Annie Hart, Shaasta, DJ Miss Hap, and poetry readings from Aiko Masubuchi & Johnnie Claman

Redd Kross
Roya
Thu 5/04
Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm
This event is 18 and over
bowery ballroom


High Voltage PR Showcase
Grim Streaker, Total Slacker, Dead Stars, Lost Boy?
Knitting Factory - Brooklyn
Brooklyn , NY
Friday May 05, 2017
Show: 7:00 PM
Doors: 6:30 PM
All Ages
$10.00 ADV / $12.00 DOS


SKATERS
The Britanys
Sat, May 6, 2017
8:00 PM
Baby's All Right
Brooklyn, NY
This event is 18 and over
$15.00 - $18.00

06
MAY
FRAIDYCAT / HAYBABY / YUCKY DUSTER / TRUE DREAMS

ALPHAVILLEMAY 06, 20178:00 PM


Knitting Factory & Invertebrate Present
Gymshorts, Shellshag, Max Pain and the Groovies
Knitting Factory - Brooklyn
Brooklyn , NY
Saturday May 06, 2017
Show: 8:30 PM
Doors: 8:00 PM
All Ages
$10.00 ADV / $12.00 DOS



Wednesday, May 10, 2017
The Copycat Tribute bands that start with Monk.  The Monkees and the Monks
Dj Xerox and super special Guest DJ spin crazy covers and rocking remixes of all the hits (Garage, rock, soul, old wave and new)
PLUS Live bands play cover versions of their favorite songs along with original tunes. 
Tonights bands:
11 pm-THE ALTERNATE TITLES
10-
9-
NO COVER
$5 Drunken Maria Cocktails all night
Every 2nd Wednesday!
at Ottos Shrunken Head
http://www.ottosshrunkenhead.com/
538 East 14 Street, Near avenue B
9 pm to 4 am
L Train to First Avenue
Copycatnyc.com

WEDNESDAY
10 MAY
@ 08:00PM
The Nuclears Rec Release w/ Wyldlife, Indonesian Junk, Mama

May 13, 2017
Midnight Oil at Webster Hall

May 14, 2017
Midnight Oil at Webster Hall (sold Out)

Ty Segall
Wed May 17 at Warsaw Concerts


WED
MAY
17
Skating Polly, Fruit & Flowers, Simon Doom, Vaureen
Saint Vitus  
1120 Manhattan Avenue
Brooklyn, NY, 11222

7:00 PM

FRIDAY
19 MAY
@ 07:00PM
Scenic Presents:
Go Betty Go, Dollyrots
at sunnyvale

Saturday, May 20-21, 2017
The 42th Annual Ninth Avenue International Food Festival.
Saturday and Sunday
may 17-18
12:00 noon - 5:00 PM
9th Avenue
42nd - 57th Streets
Rain or Shine!!
A New York City tradition
you can't miss!
Every Spring, The Ninth Avenue International Food Festival welcomes guests who gather to celebrate
New York City's properous and diverse food culture and cuisine against the picturesque backdrop of Legendary Times Square.
Experience the delightful taste of various cuisines from different countries: Poland, Italy, Spain, Greece, Japan, Thailand and many others.
NO ENTRANCE FEE! 
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May 19-21, 2017
UKRAINIAN FESTIVAL
East 7th Street
between 2nd & 3rd Avenues
New York, NY
Delicious Ukrainian Foods
Ukrainian Dance performances
Music
Artwork
... and much, much more! 
Sponsored by St. George Church
http://www.saintgeorgeschools.org/100101.html

May 18 to 21, 2017
Tiki Caliente tiki event in Palm Springs


Colonel presents Real Cool Time NYC - NIGHT 1: Foster Care
RMBLR, TOURNAMENT, PARALYZER, UNKNOWN SENDER
Fri, May 19, 2017
7:00 pm
Union Pool
$12.00

Colonel presents Real Cool Time NYC, NIGHT 2: All Night Drug Prowling Wolves
Fletcher C Johnson, Tough Shits, Bob Man + Rolling Thunder, Bad Spell
at Union Pool
May 20
7:00 pm
This event is 21 and over

WEDNESDAY
24 MAY
@ 08:00PM
Dead Stars, Big Bliss, Fat Heaven, Debbie Downer at sunnyvale

Wednesday, May 25, 2017
Like Wow, Man!
NYCs premiere cover song DJ, DJ XEROX presents a new night of Bongos, Beatniks, Vegas Grind, Go-Go, Surf, Soundtrack, Tiki and Exotica.
Plus Live bands and poets deliver a dose of cool daddy-o in the back room. 
Tonight
10:15 PM- 
9:00 PM- 
Plus spoken word by between sets
No Cover
$5 Zoinks Cocktails all night.
Dig it every 4th Wednesday at
Ottos Shrunken Head 
538 East 14th Street at Avenue B
NY, NY 10009
Copycatnyc.com
L train to First Avenue


Max's Kansas City Festival (Night 1)
WALDOS * SIC F*CKS
PUMA PERL & FRIENDS * NEW YORK JUNK
DIVE BAR ROMEOS * LUIGI & THE WISE GUYS
THE CYNZ * GINA HARLOW & THE DEEP THROATS
SWEET THINGS
Thursday May 25th, 2017
327 Bowery New York, NY
21 Years and Over
Tickets: $15

Max's Kansas City Festival (Night 2)
REAGAN YOUTH * THE BRATS
RUBY & THE REDNECKS * MAGIC TRAMPS
SIMON CHARDIET * TAMMY FAYE STARLIGHT as NICO
STUMBLEBUNNY * VAL KINZLER BAMD
SEX DOLLS
Friday May 26th, 2017
327 Bowery New York, NY
21 Years and Over
Tickets: $15


Max's Kansas City Festival (Night 3)
DEBORAH FROST * NIHILISTICS
MICKEY LEIGH * THE ROUSERS w/  PHIL MARCADE
SEA MONSTER * KING BEE & THE STINGERS
ZAINGREA * DRAGON PEOPLE ft. WALTER STEDING
DENSITY
Saturday May 27th, 2017
327 Bowery New York, NY
21 Years and Over
Tickets: $15

SUNDAY
28 MAY
@ 08:00PM
No Ice, Sister James, Goodman, Caravela at sunnyvale

THU
JUN
1
PINK MEXICO, Cup, Fruit and Flowers, IYEZ
Saint Vitus  
1120 Manhattan Avenue
Brooklyn, NY, 11222
7:30 PM
This event is 21 and over

Saturday, June 17, 2017 check dates
Mermaid Parade at Coney island

June   2017
Out of town event.  The Hukilau in Fort Lauderdale Tiki Event
http://www.thehukilau.com

Thursday, June 15, 2017
The Shins at Prospect park

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
The 9th Annual Copycat Tribute to Devo
and Jumpsuit Dance Party plus non significant Xerox Birthday.
DJ Xerox and Special Guests 
Tonights bands:
11:00 PM- Snatch Attack
10:00 PM- The Electric Mess
9:00 PM-Hosey
NO COVER
Cat Videos played all night
Free Jumpsuits for the first 25 people
$5 Pink Pussycat Cocktails all night!
at Ottos Shrunken Head
538 East 14 Street, Near avenue B
9 pm to 4 am
Copycatnyc.com

Thursday, June 29, 2017
Take off your ascot and slip into something a little more comfortable
Turtleneck! A Retro Futuristic Playground
Join DJs Ursula 1000 and Xerox as we take a trip to back in time to the future!
...Fly with us at supersonic speeds as we take a groovy romp through space age pop, spy soundtracks, tv themes, exotica plus all the swingin tunes from Bedrock all the way to Orbit City.
Go-go by Honeybunny Moneypenny
$5 Al Caiola-ic Cocktails all night!
10 pm to 4 am
Free At
Beauty Bar
231 East 14th Street New York, NY 10003
L train to 3rd Ave
*Black Tie Optional

July 11, 2017
Free slurpee day'
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The Red Aunts
The Red Aunts
Teen Vice, LAS HORMAGUITAS
Union Pool
Sold out
Jun 04
8:00 pm
This event is 21 and over


July 2017
There are no Copycats in July

August 2017
Out of Town alert.  Tiki Oasis in San Diego
OUTTA TOWN-Tiki Oasis in San Dieg0

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
9 Lives
Copycats 10th Anniversary!
A tribute to Grease, Grease 2, Rocky Horror and Shock Treatment
Tonight Dj Xerox and his Special Guest DJs spin Covers and Originals all night .
PLUS Live music acts in the back room. 
Tonights bands -
11:00 PM-  
10:00 PM-
9 PM-  
$5 Score Tonight Cocktails all night
Cat Videos played all night long!
NO COVER
Every 2nd Wednesday!
at Ottos Shrunken Head, 538 East 14 Street, Near avenue B
10 pm to 4 am
L Train to First Avenue
Copycatnyc.com

Thursday, August 31, 2017
Take off your ascot and slip into something a little more comfortable
Turtleneck! A Retro Futuristic Playground
Join DJs Ursula 1000 and Xerox as we take a trip to back in time to the future!
...Fly with us at supersonic speeds as we take a groovy romp through space age pop, spy soundtracks, tv themes, exotica plus all the swingin tunes from Bedrock all the way to Orbit City.
Go-go by Honeybunny Moneypenny
$5 Al Caiola-ic Cocktails all night!
10 pm to 4 am
Free At
Beauty Bar
231 East 14th Street New York, NY 10003
L train to 3rd Ave
*Black Tie Optional

September 2017
Fuzzfest in Portugal
Southern Surf Stompfest at Little Tree studios atlanta
Hampdenfest baltimore


September 2016
Roadtrip anyone?  The buffalo wing festival takes place in Buffalo ny
http://www.buffalowing.com/
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road trip: One stage costs money but the rest are free for this 3 day event in VA Beach VA, free shows
The  Annual Verizon Wireless American Music Festival has parts that are free and parts that are not
http://www.beachstreetusa.com/events/VerizonWirelessAmericanMusicFestival
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Gonerfest in Memphis GONERFEST 13 – – Memphis, TN
amazing garage rock festival
Sept 29 to Oct 2

September 25, 2017
St Etienne at Bowery Ballroom.
September 30 to October 2, 2017, Ohana By the Sea, Fort Lauderdale FL


October 3-5, 2017 (check dates)
road trip:
Ponderosa Stomp in New Orleans
Two days of garage rock history and awesomeness


Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Copycat, a night of cover songs presents
Copycat De Lux VIII
A Loving Tribute to Lux Interior and the Cramps
Dj Xerox and special Guest DJ spin crazy covers and rocking remixes of all the songs the Cramps Dug up for us to love
PLUS Live music acts in the back room. Some
of your favorite artists play cover versions of their favorite songs.
Tonights bands
NO COVER
$5 Psychotic Reaction Cocktails all night!
Every 2nd Wednesday! (except for special editions)
at Ottos Shrunken Head, 538 East 14 Street, Near avenue B
9 pm to 4 am
L Train to First Avenue
Copycatnyc.com

Thursday, November 30, 2017
Take off your ascot and slip into something a little more comfortable
Turtleneck! A Retro Futuristic Playground
Join DJs Ursula 1000 and Xerox as we take a trip to back in time to the future!
...Fly with us at supersonic speeds as we take a groovy romp through space age pop, spy soundtracks, tv themes, exotica plus all the swingin tunes from Bedrock all the way to Orbit City.
Go-go by Honeybunny Moneypenny
$5 Al Caiola-ic Cocktails all night!
10 pm to 4 am
Free At
Beauty Bar
231 East 14th Street New York, NY 10003
L train to 3rd Ave
*Black Tie Optional

New Years Day
BILLY MILLER FIRST ANNUAL MEMORIAL NYC BIRTHDAY RECORD SPIN JAN 1
Join us to celebrate Billy's birthday at Friends and Lovers this January 1, starting at 4 PM. Every year pals would end up at our place on the first to blast 45's and yap about the good times. This year, more than ever, we celebrate our record loving Billy Miller-- usual suspects (you know who you are) bring a stack of wax that Billy hepped you to, or some sounds that remind you of him, and let's spin the records and raise a toast in his memory this first year without him. Let the music play on! Love you all... thank you for your friendship and support throughout our trials. Please share!
Sunday, January 1, 2017 
4:00 PM 
Friends and Lovers, 641 Classon Ave, Brooklyn 11238
Hope to see you there with some seven inchers in hand!

Beat Anxiety! with DJ Xerox
10:00pm - 3:00am
Otto's Shrunken Head
538 E 14th St, New York, New York 10009
Its a periodic random Wednesday. Time for another Beat Anxiety! with DJ Xerox pre Turkey edition.
Filthy Devil Music for Deranged Souls.
All 45s from the filthy fifties, swinging 60s, sexy 70's and more.
DJ Xerox is the Host of Otto's long running Copycat Cover Song night every 2nd Wednesday of the Month, and the new Like Wow, Man! Beatnik/Surf party which will be every 4th Wednesday of the Month beginning January 2016

March 22-24, 2018
Sick Weekend 3, Columbus, OH at Ace Of Cups



Thursday, March 17, 2018?????
Out of Sight Thursdays: a Monthly soul party in the back room of Beauty Bar with a rotating cast of the finest Soul Djs in NYC. 
Tonight Featuring
TBA
will be every 3rd Thursday starting in sept
10:30 PM -3 AM
Beauty Bar Manhattan 
231 E 14th Street 
NY, NY
Curated by DJ Xerox (CopycatNYC.com)
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