Billy & Dolly
Eric Ambel + Billy & Dolly + Sea Dramas ~ $8 ~ 7:00pm - 10:30pm
Billy & Dolly
6th Annual Bob Reed & Doug Hilsinger Birthday Concert Sing-along ~ FREE ~ 6:30 doors ~
7:00pm - 9:30pm
It's that time again. Time for Bob (Reed) and Doug's (Hilsinger) 6th Annual Birthday Singalong! You know the drill - Doug, Dave, Justin, Jeff and Bob play songs from the years the birthday boys were born, with lyric sheets printed up for anyone who wants to jump up and sing a song or two!
We'll provide a signup sheet and lyrics. Too many great songs to list but we'll be layin' down some Kinks, Beatles, Stones, Sonics, Beach Boys, Sonny and Cher, Animals and more!
FREE!! ... and it's an EARLY SHOW, 7:30 -9:30, so you're free to fly anywheres the night takes you!
PRIDE FRIDAY at MAKE OUT ROOM! DEEP MOAN ~ A STEAMY QUEER DANCE PARTY!
DJ sets by Jenna Riot, Skylar Love & Yo Yolie! Doors at 8pm ~ 8:00pm - 2:00am
DJ Dukey - spins vintage soul, reggae, blues, afrobeat and assorted funky grooves ~ FREE ~
6:30pm - 9:30pm
Chulita Vinyl Club ~ Cumbia, Soul, Lowrider Jams, + more! ~ FREE ~ 9:30pm - 2:00am
Old World Wednesday w/ Kugelplex + special guests Aya & Tano (Balkan Pop Duo) ~ plus Elizabeth Strong and Shanti Bardot dance troupe ~ $10 ~ 7:00pm - 10:00pm
FRiGO-iNTERNATiONAL DiSCOTHEQUE Cumbia, Thai Funk, Samba, Afro-Beat, Turkish Hip-hop, Salsa, Rai, Electro-Reggae, Afro-Funk, Asian-Psych, Rocksteady, Italo-Disco, Deutsche-Wave & MORE! ~
DJ 2shy-shy & DJ melt w/U ~ FREE! 10:00pm - 2:00am
DJ Paisley Happy Hours! rock n' roll, 60s psych surf, 70s funk, new wave, disco... ~ FREE! ~ 7 - 10pm
Cumbia Jams ~ DJs Lizzy + Primo & friends ~ FREE! 9:30pm - 2:00am
Sad Bastards Club ~ Songwriter Round-robin w/ host Tom Heyman, featuring Maurice Tani, Ryan Henry & Sara Rose Corrigan ~ FREE! ~ 7:30pm - 10:00pm
El SUPERRITMO! DJ El Kool Kyle y DJ Roger Más ~ Cumbia, Dancehall, Hip-Hop, Reggaeton, Salsa Buena y mas! ~ $5 before 11pm, $10 after ~
ZYZZYVA Annual Fundraiser Dance Party! ~ Forget for a moment our national distress, and celebrate with your fellow writers, poets, and artists—and the readers who support them! w/ MC Lemony Snicket creator Daniel Handler! Get tix @ http://zyzzyvadanceparty.bpt.me/ 7pm-10pm
On Friday, June 16, ZYZZYVA will hold its annual Big Party and fundraiser at the beloved Make Out Room in San Francisco's Mission District. This literary celebration emceed by bestselling author and Lemony Snicket creator Daniel Handler will include:
-A short program featuring City Lights Bookstore's Paul Yamazaki and ZYZZYVA contributors Ruth Madievsky and Caille Millner
-Music from the Eighties and Nineties, courtesy of DJ Teemoney (a.k.a., music and food writer Tamara Palmer). Dancing optional!
-A silent auction with opportunities to bid on special items from Foreign Cinema, Alamo Drafthouse, City Lights Bookstore, Yuzuki, Curry Up Now, the Mechanics' Institute, and more
-Plenty of light eats, and lots of specially priced drinks courtesy of Blue Angel Vodka, Sudwerk Brewery, and Broadside Winery! (This is a 21 and over event)
Purchase tickets at: http://zyzzyvadanceparty.bpt.me/
For more than three decades, ZYZZYVA has served as a vital platform for the brightest contemporary writers and artists on the West Coast, across the country, and from around the globe. Along with publishing our highly acclaimed journal, ZYZZYVA also hosts and participates in nearly two dozen events each year, helping to keep our literary community at home thriving. As a small nonprofit, we couldn't do it without you--our readers, artists, and donors. All proceeds from this special event support ZYZZYVA's work into the future.
If you can't attend, but would like to contribute just the same, please visit our Support page: http://www.zyzzyva.org/about/support/
LOOSE JOINTS! ~ Soul, Disco, Afrobeat, Hip-Hop, more! ~ w/ DJs Damon Bell, & Tom Thump ~
$5 before 11pm, $10 after ~ 10:00pm - 2:00am
We are seriously planning a party next week! Join us and DJ Wonway and be ready to dance!
A modern day renaissance man, all around b-boy and performer, Wonway's artistic resume includes emcee freestyle champion, DJ, radio host, and actor. Behind the turntables, Wonway has established himself as one of the most sought after DJs in the Bay Area. His diverse playlists can range from hiphop, funk, salsa, house, samba, jazz, dancehall, and future soul all in the same set.
His afro-latin party "Makossa" has grown in popularity to spawn incredible monthlies across the country with the Makossa Brooklyn and Los Angeles Cookouts. The "Makossa Classics" series and many of his other mixes have been featured on numerous influential websites such as Okayplayer, Remezcla, The Couch Sessions, and URB Magazine.
* ALCATRAZ SOUL CLUB * Soul, Funk and R&B at 45 rpm, w/ a rotating cast of Bay Area soul and funk DJs * Third Thursdays * NO COVER * Dancing Satisfaction Guaranteed! * 10:00pm - 2:00am
* * * ALCATRAZ SOUL CLUB * * *
Where you will enjoy only the finest 45 selections in...
+ RAZOR-SHARP SOUL + RAW FUNK + GRITTY R&B +
+ CROSSOVER + MODERN SOUL + LATIN GROOVES +
Featuring a rotating cast of Bay Area soul and funk DJs. On deck:
+ MICHAEL SARETSKY (ASC Ringleader, SF)
+ RENE LOPEZ (Suavecito Souldies, Oakland)
+ MILES AKE (The Payback, SF)
+ COLIN MANNEX (Oakland)
WHEN: Thursday, June 15th. Needle drops at 10:00, stayin' rowdy til' 2:00.
WHAT: Alcatraz Soul Club is a collective of the Bay Area's rare soul and funk DJs focused on quality, sophistication, and thinking outside the box. The tunes will be killer - feet will move - asses will shake. Your satisfaction is guaranteed!
SEE YOU ON THE DANCE FLOOR!
DOLORES STREET COMMUNITY SERVICES BENEFIT HAPPY HOURs: DJs, art, raffle!
$10 suggested donation ~ . 6:00pm - 9:30pm
BURN DOWN the DiSCO! ~ 80s DANCE PARTY! ~ groove, wave, goth, synth-pop, hip-hop ~
DJ 2shy-shy & DJ melt w/ U ~ FREE! ~ 9:30pm - 2:00am
Wednesday, June 14
BURN DOWN the DiSCO! ~ 80s DANCE PARTY! ~
Presents: GiRL'S NiGHT OUT!
We'll be paying tribute to the LADiES of the EiGHTiES!
Kim Wild, Kirsty MacColl, Kate Bush, Bananarama, Yazoo, Martha and the Muffins, Berlin, Blondie, Cocteau Twins, Eurythmics, Siouxsie, Alternative Images, Au Pairs, Bow Wow Wow, Nina Hagen, Romeo Void, Anne Clark
~(along with our usual array of groove, wave, synth pop, goth, and other underground club favorites) ~ DJ 2shy-shy & DJ melt w/U
FREE! 9:30 pm
Anchor Brewing Presents Drink Steam w/ Local Makers! ~ Featuring live music from
Spooky Mansion & Bear Call! $1 off Anchor Steam ~ FREE ~ 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Join us for an evening of free live music from local bands Spooky Mansion and Bear Call and local beer from Anchor Brewing! $1 off Anchor Steam Beer because nothing goes better with live music (and life in general, for that matter) than cold, fresh beer!
SPOOKY MANSION, headlining the show with their spacey, ragey, surfy, hoppy bangerz. Vibes aside, Spooky Mansion presents one of the most engaging musical slates in SF. With energy emanating from the depths of the Sunset District, these dudes leave a lasting cosmic imprint. https://spookymansion.bandcamp.com/
BEAR CALL brings a very SF style of garage-surf rock which won them first place in Anchor Brewing's SF Beer Week Battle of the Bands. https://bearcall.bandcamp.com/
Event is 21+ with valid ID.
Lost & Found ~ Slow Jams ~ Deep & Sweet 60s Soul & Stuff ~ DJ Paul Costuros w/ DX n Guest 10pm, FREE! ~ 9:30pm - 2:00am