|Friday Aug 11, 2017 11:00 PM - Saturday Aug 12, 2017 3:00 AM | $35.00
Liquid Sound Lounge House Music Boat Party
Friday August 11, 2017
Liquid Sound Lounge Soulful House Music Dance Party
DJ Jeannie Hopper -LSL / WBAI
Jay Rodriguez -Sax/Flute
+guest DJ Mikki Afflick -Soul Sun Soul Records
Board 11pm Depart 12am Return 3am
Aboard The Cabana -Marco Polo Cruises, East 23rd Street Marina East 23rd Street and the East River, NYC
TICKETS (surcharges apply):
$25 1st tier early peep (SOLD OUT) / $30 2nd tier early peep / *$35 general
*Night of at the dock +$5 surcharge Cash
We go out rain or clear skies barring water conditions. No outside beverages allowed!
Dress to Dance, Cash Bar (credit cards accepted), Food for Sale, No Refunds or Exchanges
NO BEVERAGES ALLOWED TO BE BROUGHT ON BOARD!
Partial proceeds go to support ArtForProgress.org
Promotional Support: DeepDance + Fusicology
Since 1999 LSL took dancing to another level by starting the trend in soulful house music boat parties after changing corporatiztion of club culture due to gentrification starting with the Mayor Gulliani who resturrected a sleeping law, the race based NY Cabaret Law created in the 1920s. The boat offered an environment for our lovely conscientious party people with a purpose to find optimum enjoyment socializing, dancing and enjoying a true diverse crowd unified by the music.
DJ Jeannie Hopper's Liquid Sound Lounge began as a radio show in 1993, Saturday's 7-10pm WBAI99.5fm with Co-host Steve Marshall and later joined by Reggie Johnson. LSL serves the underground soul infused dance music scenes, mining the musical gems supporting indie producers, dj's and labels, and raising awareness on issues that impact underground culture from the creators to the patrons. http://LiquidSoundLounge.com http://JeannieHopper.com
Jay Rodriguez long player in the club scene from the seminal Giant Step parties leading to his co-founding the jam band Groove Collective, comprised of the musicians jamming along to the DJ's. Groove Collective influenced many bands in the 90's including The Roots, US3, and Tribe Called Quest. He played on Prince's cult classic Black Album. He has performed, produced recorded and or arranged for artists like Elvis Costello, Medeski, Martin and Wood, Roy Hargrove, Fred Wesley, Natalie Cole, Little Louie Vega, Dennis Ferrer, DJ Nickodemus, DJ Premiere, Bernie Worrell, Roy Hargrove, The Roots, The Mingus Big Band, Mongo Santamaria, Eddie Palmieri, Celia Cruz, Miles Davis, amongst many.
Mikki Afflick Dj, producer remixer, CEO of Soul Sun Soul Music, Afro Sun Recordings,and AfflickteD. She mixes a blend of Afro, Deep, Soulful House, World, and Dance Classics, and is high energy as a Dj. Super record producer with a multitude of peak hour dance floor stompers and a nod to conscientious vocals with chart topping releases on her label from herself and artists on her label, and Afro Sun Recordings including # 1 Album Vanity and numerous Top 10 hits including, Mating Call, I am Africa, Melancolia and over a dozens top 20, 50 & 100 dance chart hits. http://MikkiAfflick.com
Art For Progress serves indie artists in multiple disciplines giving support via collaborative events building community and connectivity between emerging and established artists and offering benefits to its members such as health insurance. A worthy and embracing organization serving New York's cultural landscape for over 10 years. http://ArtforProgress.org
WBAI 99.5fm Community Radio, serving the grassroots communities in the tri-state area since 1960. The only station and network solely funded by listeners donations. Pacifica Radio Network is comprised of 5 licensed stations in NYC, D.C., L.A., Berkeley, and Houston and over 225 community affiliate stations across the US, Canada and even a couple outside N. America. http://PacificaNetwork.org
Marco Polo Cruises - Skyport Marina. 'The Cabana Boat' (View)
East 23rd Street & the East River
New York, NY 10016
|Minimum Age: 21|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|