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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett & Odi, plus guests; 10:30, $10.



 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
ROCK ’N’ ROLL RADIO
: DJ Dizzy hosts rock night w/DJ Squinchy;
9:30. THURS: ETHER: Multi-DJ night of electronic jungle
& house, Wize, Winter, Krunchy & Al Boogie are guests this week; 10,
free. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s
seminal Deadly Dragon Soundsystem handles old-school hiphop, Latin beats
& dancehall; 10. SAT: INSTINCTIVE PATH: Rob Flow & Clay
Nice keep the r&b & hiphop flavors flowing, w/healthy door attitude
around midnight; 10. SUN: CHAMPION SOUL: Kick the afternoon
hangover w/rock jazz, 2-step & UK garage by Andrew "Mistar" Brown
& Malik Wiliams; 4-10 p.m., free. TUES: Sweltering hot hiphop
& reggae w/DJ’s Niko & Kest, plus guests; 10.



 



APEXX LOUNGE



137 Franklin St. (Varick
St.), 212-925-7822
. FRI & SAT: DJ Coz lays out the
hiphop & dance; 9, free.


 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS:
$mall ¢hange drops real jazz & beyond for swanky folk, sometimes DJ Gerald
McBoing Boing joins in; free.


 



APT.



419 W. 13th St. (betw.
1st St. & Ave A.), 212-414-4245
. THURS: PAR-TAY: Weekly
spot to shake your ass to modern house, hiphop & classics, w/$mall ¢hange,
Alec & Duane; 10, free.



 



B-3


 



33 Ave. B (3rd St.),
212-614-9755
. See also "Rock ’n’ Roll". FRI:
AFFAIR: DJs Pazzo & Eva play Britpop & 60’s new
wave
in the Kitten Lounge; 10:30, free. SAT: VINYLHOLIC:
DJs Powder & Corbin mix tech/house, deep groove & funk; 10:30, free.



 


BARAZA



133 Ave. C (betw.
8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. WEDS: THIAROYE:
DJ Dakar plays roots reggae & drum ’n’ bass; 10, free. THURS:
DJ Problema w/Brazilian & funk; 10, free. SAT: DJ Bay of Pigs
w/Cuban salsa & funk; 10, free. MON: DIGGS 2000: House, r&b
& dance music; 10, free. TUES: DJ DAEMON: Provides ambient
& trip hop for your lateral; 10, free.



 



BAKTUN



418 W. 14th St. (9th
Ave.), 212-206-1590
. WEDS: MUD: Baktun re-opens w/new
party feat. art gallery, films a la Fun (but much smaller) & house
DJs Hiro Derek Marin & Bruce Tantum; 9, contrib.



 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: HOTROD: The Pontani
Sisters & DJ Johnny Oh chair a night of 50’s & 60’s HotRod
music–bring your rod to drag on 14th St.; 10, $5 guys, ladies free.


 



BELMONT LOUNGE



117 E. 15th St. (betw.
Irving Pl. & Park Ave. S.), 212-533-0009
. THURS: Caffeine’s
DJ Rich w/hiphop; 9, free. FRI: AFROLICIOUS: DJ K.L. Diablo
spins house, hiphop & dancehall; 9:30, $5. SAT: Another night out
w/DJ Rich; 10, $5.


 



BLUE ANGEL



323 W. 44th St. (betw.
8th & 9th Aves.), 212-262-3333
. SAT: LA RUMBA:
Cuban night feat. live music by Mo’ Guajiro while DJ Medina
keeps the beat betw. sets w/island Cuban classics; 11,
$12; Come a little earlier & learn salsa; 9 p.m., $12.


 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: MR. VACATION: Handles vintage reggae, hiphop &
break beats; 10, free. SUN: SHARKBITE: A little bit of everything
as DJ Sharkbite goes from rock to punk to disco to country; 8.
MON: POWERLOUNGE!: DJ Shakey (not to be confused w/Sharkbite,
who plays the night before) bridges rock & jazz; 9, free. TUES:
BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJ Lil’ Shalimar makes funkiness out
of Stravinsky, the Beatles & Afrika Bambata; 9:30 p.m., free.



 



CENTRO-FLY



45-51 W. 21st St.
(betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7770
. FRI: GBH: The
house night that’s so good, it gets its own CD in September. Guest-filled
weekly party puts no-nonsense DJs Carl Kennedy & Anthony Mac on the
main floor & Tuesdae & Seth in the VIP pen–two step & break
in the Pinkie room–212-539-3858 for list info; 10-6 a.m., $10-$20.



 



CHINA CHALET



47 E. B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange), 718-456-9119
. SAT: GODDESSES:
A party for Big Beautiful Women & their admirers feat. contests & DJ’s
Dave & Jose spinning hits from the last 30 years–$20 gets you entrance
& two drinks; 9.


 



CLUB MK



431 W. 16th St. (betw.
9th & 10th Aves.), 212-714-7116
. THURS: LOVE AFFAIR:
After-work dance party w/Korean appetizers from 7-9; 7 p.m.-1 a.m., $5-$10,
ladies free before 8.


 



CHAOS



225 E. Houston (Essex
St.),
212-246-5985. SAT: THE ALL-STAR PARTY:
House & trance in the main room w/Seth (of GBH fame) in the VIP room; 10,
$20.


 



COZ



511 E. 6th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-995-8889
. MON: B-COZ: House &
disco classics from DJ Emjay w/half-price drinks until 12 a.m.; 10, free.


 



CREAM



246 Columbus Ave.
(betw. 71st & 72nd Sts.), 212-712-1666
. FRI: INJECTION:
Brutal Bill on the main floor w/house & hiphop feat. Mainee & Richie
Luvv; 10, $15-$20.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party w/dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs, Carolyn &
Glenn downstairs, plus charming plastic plants; 3-10 p.m., $12.


 



EL FLAMINGO



547 W. 21st St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-243-2121
. SAT: MIDNIGHT
DISCO
: Everyone gets drunk & dances while Hernando Patcheski plays hits
from the last 30 years; 11:30, free.


 



ESSEX



120 Essex St. (Rivington
St.), 212-533-9616
. FRI: CANDY: Shake it just a
little to hiphop, soul & funk w/DJ’s Dr. Solomon, Kevin Shand &
Noah S; 10:30, free.


 



EXIT



610 W. 56th St. (betw.
11th & 12th Sts.), 212-398-1014, www.chippendales.com
FRI & SAT:
CHIPPENDALES THE SHOW: After a sold-out European stadium tour &
round of previews, Chippendales returns w/nights dedicated solely to the sensual
pleasure of females. The Millennium of the Woman continues, RSVP
212-582-5355 or 866-244-7999; 7:30, $25-$50.



 



EXIT ART



548 B’way (betw.
Prince & Spring Sts.), 212-966-7745.
WEDS:
THE TURNTABLE SESSIONS:
New four-week music series showcases pairings of turntable artists &
instrumentalists–see "Music" for more info; 8, $15-$10.



 



FAILTE



531 2nd Ave. (betw.
29th & 30th Sts.), 212-725-9440
. WEDS: Specials for the ladies
all night long & eclectic mix coming through the speakers; 8, free. THURS:
Robbie Ronson spins 80s alternative hits, Britpop, funk & more; 9, free.
FRI: DJ Y spins 70s, 80s & 90s music that’ll make you feel good;
10, free.



 



FINAL HOME



241 Lafayette St.
(betw. Prince & Spring Sts.), 212-966-0202
. SAT: OPENTABLES:
Show off your skills in this Nolita record store, call to set a time; 1-7 p.m.,
free. SUN: OPENTABLES: Five more hours to create music that no
one has ever heard before, you genius; 1-6 p.m., free.



 



GALAPAGOS



70 N. 6th St. (betw.
Kent & Whythe Sts.), Williamsburg, 718-782-5188.
WEDS:
MATCHBOX:
Live & cheap! Championship boxers fight cookie-baking
female DJ duo Scratch ’n’ Sniff; 10, free. THURS:
THE PONTANI SISTERS SPECTACULAR: The ever-glamorous Pontani Sisters
go all out in their new extravaganza of vaudeville; 9, free.


 



GINGER’S BAR



363 5th Ave. (betw.
5th & 6th Sts.), Bklyn., 718-788-0924
. WEDS: LOUNGE
TRIP
: Park Slope’s yup clout continues to grow w/music by DJ
Byron, 6, free.


 



GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: WIKKID!: Two-step
& UK garage w/Greg Poole, New York & Lucinda L.C.; 10, free.


 



HALCYON



227 Smith St. (betw.
Butler & Douglass Sts.), Bklyn., 718-260-9299
. WEDS: THC:
Tech house connection feat. Alexi Delano & Casey Hogan; 9, free. THURS:
BALANCO AZUL: Bossa, soul & global grooves w/resident Ray Velasquez
& guest Jaymz Nylon; 9, free. FRI: ACUPUNCTURE: Funk &
fusion from 8 to 10, followed by Needles & Breakbeat Science on drum ’n’
bass w/2-step thrown in by DB & Quartz; 8, free. SAT: NICKY SIANO:
NYC DJ Siano’s record release party; 8, free. SUN: HANGOVER HELPER:
Deep spiritual house starts at noon w/Jody B. Rubin, after that,
the Soul Immigrants; 12-7 p.m., free. UNDERCITY: Residents Clark, Sheldon
Drake & Spinoza bring experimental, dub, ambient & techno; 7, free.
MON: Eclectic sounds from Adam & Mr. Chips; 9, free. TUES:
SIT ’N’ SPIN: Old & new disco (you know, like Daft Punk,
that’s new disco) w/Johnny Bubbles & DJ On the Rocks; 9, free.



 



IDLEWILD



145 E. Houston St.
(betw. Eldridge & Forsythe Sts.), 212-477-5005
. TUES: DEEP
SEE:
E-man & Lola bang out party time at the airplane
lounge; 9, free.



 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE (Upstairs):
FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Funk & soul w/DJ Ishmael, 9, $5.
SAT: GET THE FUNK IN: House & funk w/DJ Taka; 10, $5. SUN:
SUNDAY NIGHT JAZZ: Jam session w/pianist Jean Michel Pilc starts
at midnight; 9, $10. MON: FALSE ADVERTISING: New tech house night
feat. Mattware & LowEnd; 9, free. TUES: THE REAL LIVE SHOW:
Hiphop bacchanal hosted by Dionysos; 9, $5.




IZZY LIVE (Downstairs): FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Funk &
soul w/Stratosphere, Angel Baby Band & Mental Notes; 9, $10. SAT:
GET THE FUNK IN
: Live funk & Latin bands incl. D’Vash, Pinch &
Freelance Bishops; 9, $10.


 



JACK ROSE UPSTAIRS



771 8th Ave.
(betw. 47th & 48th Sts.), 212-247-7518. SAT: REFLEX:
Lonely child Lo-Fi Lee works up an 80’s timewarp, free if you dress as
Duran Duran, Adam Ant (yeouch!), Boy George or Visage; 10, $5-$8.


 



KARMA



51 1st Ave. (betw.
3rd & 4th Sts.), 212-677-3160
. FRI: AUDIO ENLIGHTENMENT:
You bring the CD, you pick the track, they play it, be courteous w/your selection;
10, free.



 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



101 E 2nd St. (betw.
1st Ave. & Ave. A), 212-673-8908
. FRI: VICE & VIRTUE:
Doctors & nurses, schoolgirls & boys, Laurels & Hardys are all possible
themes at fetish Doublemint commercial; 11, $10, women free before 12
a.m.



 



LANSKY LOUNGE



104 Norfolk St. (Delancey
St.), 212-677-9489
. SAT: Hiphop & disco w/DJ Eleven; 11,
$5. MON: MANIC MONDAY: Lo-Fi Lee continues his urban conquest
w/another night of 80’s new wave; 8, free.



 



LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. FRI: PLANET
CLAIRE
: Go-go action & 80s hits from hosts Holly (Greendoor) &
Johnny T. (Motherfucker), plus come early to hear hiphop; 10, $5-$7. SAT:
TRICK: DJ Miss Guy (of the Toilet Boys), Jesse Malin & Holly
spin rock, soul & punk, plus go-go dancers; 11, $7.



 


LEO LOUNGE



218 Sullivan St. (betw.
Bleecker & 3rd Sts.), 212-802-4506
. FRI: JUICY
FRUIT
: Flavian, Jean-Claude, Malcolm, Alan Gordon & Phanie’s weekly
party feat. DJs Peter Parker & Alan Gordon playing hiphop & r&b;
10.



 


LEOPARD LOUNGE



248 5th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-253-6050
. WEDS: DUBCHEK VS.
PUPPETMASTER
: Dub & Jamaican variety night; 9:30, free.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-807-7780
. See also "Rock ’n’
Roll." WEDS: LIVE!: New night touts house, trance & progressive–DJs
Jonas Bronk, Nodus, There4 & Amazin A take part; 9:30, $15; THE LOVE
MACHINE
: 70’s Retro is still novel after all these years in the Chapel
Lounge w/DJs Redstar & Vito Fun; 9:30, $15.



 


LUAHN



59 5th Ave. (13th
St.), 212-802-4506
. SUN: FLIRT MONDAYS: Alice in
Wonderland Masquerade Ball Evening w/music by IMG model Kiara & Peter Parker;
10.


 



LULU’S CAFE LOUNGE



499 10th Ave., 2nd
fl. (38th St.), 212-244-4521
. SUN: REVIVAL: Attend
brunch in remote but enormous venue, w/deep house by DJ Urban Rhythm
& The Housekeeper spinning trance on the outdoor patio; 10 a.m.-4
p.m., free.


 



MARION’S



354 Bowery (4th St.),
212-475-7621
. MON: WORLD FAMOUS PONTANI SISTERS:
Yesteryear Vegas-style extravaganza w/glamour to spare, these girls are
getting plenty of work around town & for good reason; 9-10:30 p.m., $3.


 



MICA BAR



252 E. 51st St. (2nd
Ave.), 212-888-2453
. FRI: DECK PARTY: Fresh funk, hiphop,
house & disco w/DJ Mr. Magnum; 9, free. TUES: EXPERIMENTAL TUESDAYS:
Experimental w/DJ Ray Rock; 9, free.


 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Eddie Ed provide urban lounge, hiphop & world
at chilled-out spot conducive to quality time–drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101
for info; 6-2 a.m., free.



 



NATIVA



5 E. 19th St. (5th
Ave.), 212-633-9727
. WEDS: LOVEBAZAAR: The party
moves from Joe’s Pub to Nativa but it keeps DJ Kamala upstairs
on deep house & Big Ben downstairs on hiphop; 9 p.m., $5-$10, free
before 11.



 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s night of old-school Cuban favorites highlights
the island’s dominance of NYC club life, feat. live performances;
9, $10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs has DJ Elvira w/Pure Salsa, www.cubansoul.com
for info; 9, $7-$10. THURS: CORPORATE CASUAL THURSDAYS: "The
premiere networking & social event for mature, sophisticated urban professionals"
feat. live entertainment, buffet & DJ Jerome on the decks w/hot r&b,
soul & house; 6-10, $10. FRI: THERAPY: Rob Stapleton hosts
a night of comedy followed by DJ Chris Love spinning hiphop; 6, $10.



 



NEVA



28 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-696-6707
. WEDS: PURE BUTTER: Hiphop,
funk, soul & reggae w/DJ Eli, an open kitchen until 3 a.m. & film classics
upstairs; downstairs lounge feat. Motown & soul; 10, free.



 



NOW BAR



22 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS:
GUILTY PLEASURES:
Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s party for transsexuals, cross-dressers &
their admirers showcases transgender performers, live vocalists & lip-sync
artists, plus chance to win $500 in drag queen contest w/guests Miss Shakira,
Bonita, Miss Asia, Pearl & Madiva; 9, $15 women, $20 men. FRI: DIVA
‘74
: Relive the days of Disco w/DJ Crater & drag shows; 10, $15.
SAT: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS: Another party
for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. drag shows & sounds by DJ Carter
plus guests; $10 women, $20 men.


 



ORCHARD GRILL



196 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-477-1550
. FRI: HEFMAN’S
ENCHANTED TIKI HUT
: Tiki, mambo, bossanova & plenty of umbrella drinks
at this new Luau party–wear a Hawaiian shirt & get a free shot; 10,
$3. SAT: LIFFED OFF: Brown Hornet cuts & pastes dub, breaks,
hiphop & eastern flavors; 11:30, free.


 



PAISLEY



49 E. 21st St. (betw.
Park Ave. & B’way), 212-353-8833
. FRI: GLOBESONIC:
One year anniversary party feat. electronic world music of Sultan 32, Addis
Pace & Acidophilus (sexiest DJ name this week, bar none); 9, free.


 



PLANT BAR



217 E. 3rd St. (betw.
Aves. B & C), 212-375-9066
. SAT: BLOOM: Cozy LES spot
gets a weekend show w/El Rey mixing ambient techno & deep tech house; 7-11
p.m., free. TUES: DON HILL’S BIRTHDAY: DJs Joe MacEwan, Alan
& BP Fallon celebrate good times; 9, free.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. WEDS:
ACOUSTIC OPEN STAGE: Singer/songwriters, poets & performance artists
welcome at party hosted by acoustic punk band Joie/DBG, sign-up at 7;
7-11 p.m., free. DAMAGED: DJ Dandy Sex supplies massive amounts of goth,
new wave, punk & industrial; 11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED:
The Who, The Kinks plus Sam & Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!:
Professor Jeff & Tibby X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SAT:
BOSS SOUNDS: Monthly ska, reggae, soul & mod party feat. Johnny
Metro, Agent Jay & Upsetter FC; 10, free. SUN: THE OTHER SIDE:
DJ Jarek & Paul w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY
MANNERS MONDAYS
: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay &
Upsetter FC spin reggae & its offshoots & antecedents–ska,
rocksteady & dub; 9. TUES: THE SHADOW FACTORY: Experimental
pop, drone, post-punk & something called "children’s psychedelia"
w/DJ Jon Deadleaves; 10, free.


 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. MON: SCATALOGICS:
Open turntable party has been making the scene for three years now. Bring your
own records, headphones & stage names, sign-ups start at 9tonight:
guest DJ John Selway.



 



RUBBER MONKEY



279 Church St. (White
St.), 212-625-8220
. THURS: CELEBRITY: Live performances
by house divas, prepare to see lots of latex & unavoidably, personal
skin creasings; 9, $5. FRI: RHYTHM IN MOTION: Van Vader spins
hiphop & r&b classics in the Bottle Lounge; 10, $10 men, $5 women. SAT:
SMALL CITY: DJ Ellie works house classics for the shrinking playground
of "happy vibe" people; 10, $5. MON: BRAND NEW TOY:
Five LES DJ’s take turns getting you moving; 9, $5.



 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10 p.m. WEDS: SHORTY’S LOVE LOUNGE: DJ Ramsy
returns w/mix of hiphop, funk & disco tunes; 7, free. THURS: STRAIGHT
UP
: Start your weekend a little early while downing multiple rounds
of scotch & soda w/DJ E-Man–one of NY’s best hiphop, house, classics
& soul spinners; 10, $3. FRI: VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice
pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk & classics; 12 a.m., $5; SAT: INFINITY:
DJ Seth K spins house, classics, old-school, hiphop & Latin; 7, $5.
SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY: DJs Chappy & Don S. start the week right–w/half-price
drinks to get the introspective downtown folk dancing; 10, $1
contrib. MON: SAPPHIRE MONDAZE: Brian from Sleaze Factor
& Kevin McCray keep every form of house music coming through the speakers;
$5. TUES: TOUCH TUESDAYS: DJ Wil Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy
Store" further downtown; 10, $1 contrib.


 



SHINE



285 W. B’way
(Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. THURS: GIANT STEP: Show up
here for the deepest sounds in dance music w/resident DJ Ron Trent &
special guests each week; 10, $10. SAT: THE SHOW: New party
feat. Big Ben w/hiphop, house & reggae for your rear motile needs;
10, $10-$20.


 



SOUND FACTORY



618 W. 46th St.
(betw. 11th. & 12th. Aves.), 212-489-0001. FRI:
AMERICAN DJ CONCERT SERIES
: New weekly series feat. "The Trance Messiah"
Christopher Lawrence–Joe Lodi, DJ Klutch & Shawn Ink also take
the floor to play club favorites; 11, $30.


 



SOL CAFE



229 Dekalb Ave., Fort
Greene, Bklyn., 718-222-1510.
THURS:
The Sorceror plays reggae, hiphop
& r&b; 10:30, free. SAT: Alkemi provides "spiritual
life" & soulful house; 10:30, free.



 



SPA



76 E. 13th St. (betw.
B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-388-1060
. WEDS: SHATTERED:
DJ’s Nick, Mike, Paul & Daniel go by their real white-boy names
at this Amber room rock ’n’ roll party, w/progressive beats in the
White Room; 10, $10-$20. THURS: ULTRA: Mystery house DJ’s
rotate for a mixed crowd; 10, $10-$20. FRI: HOLLYWOOD 2001: Marvel
at the glory of the human race at this model fest feat. DJ’s Eric
Le Peau & Mark Ronson; 10, $10-$25. SAT: JET SET: Alleged
Europeans hang out w/house music from DJ Etienne coming through the speakers;
10, $10-$25. TUES: KICKS: Night of self-congratulatory fashion
scene fabulousness w/a background of progressive beats & hiphop feat. DJ’s
Eric LePeau, King & Galeano; 10, $10-$20.



 



STREET BAR



14 Ave. B (betw. Houston
& 2nd Sts.), 212-260-7100.
FRI: FUNKY SENSATION: Hiphop,
classic soul & reggae w/DJ Eleven; 10, free.



 



SWIM



145 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS: THE GATHERING:
Staple Design & Mass Appeal magazine host weekly soul &
hiphop party w/DJs Jeffstaple & Selector JD; 10-3 a.m., free. SAT: SAIKOH!:
DJ’s Jeffstaple, Selector JD & Unko waxin’ & milkin’
hiphop, r&b, soul & reggae; 10, free.



 



13



35 E. 13th St., 3rd
fl. (betw. University Pl. & B’way), 212-979-6677, www.bar13.com

THURS: BROADCAST: Michael T, Alex & Joe II flow popular
80s & new wave tunes; 10, free. FRI & SAT: DOUBLE YOUR PLEASURE:
Hiphop, soul, funk reggae & old school from DJ Cadet; 9, $10. SUN: SHOUT:
Psychedelic soul/dance party for fans of 60s & 70s mod & punk; 10, free.


 



TOBACCO ROAD



355 W. 41st St. (9th
Ave.), 917-446-5546.
SAT:
ONE LOVE!: Irish-backed Reggae party
feat. Da Lovin DJ, The Last Tribe & The Yellow No.5 Orchestra (live hiphop),
head bobbing will ensue; 9, free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. WEDS: GOMORRAH:
Weekly fetish party feat. Die J! Mars, Vivid Video (muliple angles? god bless
DVD!); 8, sliding scale admission starting at $20 for those in khakis to $5
if you’re sporting fetish gear. THURS: TAINTED LOVE: Lo-Fi
Lee flashes back w/80’s new wave; $5 before 10, $10 after; SWING NITE:
Lo-Fi Lee brings in the Swing Doctors to move you until 10; 6, $5. FRI:
KITSCH INN: Classic cheeze evening of live music, performance
art & burlesque–tonight, Tapping the Vein & Carfax Abbey at 8 p.m.
followed by the Amazing Mammary Extravaganza at 10; 8, $15-$10, $5 before midnight.
TUES: BOMBSHELL!: Burlesque performances, go-go dancers &
revelry feat. Ms. Bonnie Dunn, Dirty Martini & Ms. Tickle–DJ
Rai from the Vampyros Lesbos party supplies the sexy tunes; 9, $8 guys, $5 ladies.



 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (8th
St.), 212-979-8965
. MON: HEY, LOVE!: Stats1 &
Consigliere serve up a variety of hiphop, reggae, soul, house & afrobeat;
9, free.



 



219 FLAMINGO


 



219 2nd Ave. (betw. 13th
& 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. SAT: GLAM 2001: For those
who remember Coney Island High reverently, DJ’s Nikki Kane & Michael
T. keep glam, punk & metal tracks flowing, plus go-go girls & Coyote
Shivers (the band
responsible for the Kids in the Hall theme song)
at 11; 11, $10.



 


UNION POOL SALON



484 Union Ave. (Stillman
St.), Williamsburg, 718-609-0484
. MON: DJ RigRocker spins the
finest honky tonk, truckin’, country tunes found on vinyl; 10, free.


 



VIG



12 Spring St. (Elizabeth
St.), 212-633-6513
. THURS: HEY, LOVE: West Coast party
now in Soho as residents Sensation, Stats & Consigliere rock r&b, dancehall
& garage house; 9, free.


 



VILLAGE LANTERN



167 Bleecker St. (betw.
Thompson & Sullivan Sts.), 212-260-7993
. THURS: NEXT:
DJ Cool CH helps the young & upwardly mobile gyrate to hiphop, r&b,
disco, reggae & Latin freestyle; 6, $5.


 



VILLAGE UNDERGROUND



130 W. 3rd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-777-7745
. See also "Rock ’n’
Roll." Most weekends, call first. FRI: ALTERLATINO: Live
performances, salsa & rock en Español by DJ Time; 9, $5-$12.
SAT: BRAZILIAN WAY: 110% Brazilian all night long w/live show
from DJ Fabio S., 212-869-1515 for guestlist; 10, $5-$12, free before
11.



 



VOID



16 Mercer St. (Howard
St.), 212-941-6492
. Open Weds. & Thurs. 7:30 p.m.-2 a.m.; Fri. &
Sat. 8 p.m.-3 a.m. DJs start at 10:30. WEDS: SPIN CYCLE 74: DJ’s
Anthony LaPoet & Mark Toney. THURS: SUPER SANCHOCHO: Live
music from Los Amigos Invisibles w/DJ’s Afro & Chulius. FRI: MONDO
BOSSA
: DJ Ray Velasquez tastefully lays down bossa, afro & jazz beats.
SAT: SATIATE: Taka & Hitoshi trade weekly duties.


 



WEBSTER HALL



125 E. 11th St. (betw.
3rd & 4th Aves.), 212-353-1600
. WEDS: THE BIG EVENT:
Guest DJ Eddie Baez mixes progressive house, or you can see residents
Avery & Sean Sharpe w/go-go dancer Hortha; 10, $20. THURS: GIRLS
NITE OUT
: Resident DJs spin progressive house, hiphop & 80’s tracks;
10, $20 guys, girls free. FRI: MIRROR MIRROR: Check the scenesters
on the balcony as they resuscitate the lost days of disco, at the only club
w/enough clout to shut down an NYC street; 10, $20.


 



WHISKEY WARD



121 Essex St. (betw.
Rivington & Delancey Sts.), 212-477-2998.
Open 5-4 a.m.; Happy Hour
till 8 feat. half price well drinks & draughts. WEDS: DJ Lo w/Humpday
Rock. THURS & FRI: DJ Teddy plays glam, punk, funk, psych & metal.
SAT: DJ Lo pushes out "crotch rock," which is what they called
gallstones in olden times.


 



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: On the 107th floor, Penelope Tuesdae hosts "Date Odyssey
2001," singles shindig w/name cards, party favors & floor showtry
not to get drunk & distracted by the view; 8:30, free.


 



XVI


 



16 1st Ave. (betw. 1st
& 2nd Sts.), 212-260-1549
. FRI & SAT: ALLSTARS:
DJ’s Butt L, $mall ¢hange (who seems to be booked every night of the week
somewhere in Manhattan), Larry Love, Soul Selector & friends keep it moving;
10, $5.



 


YABBY CAFE



265 Bedford Ave. (betw.
Grand & N. 1st Sts.) 718-384-1664
. THURS: SILKY: Hang
out on the patio & listen to DJ K.L. Diablo’s mix of downtempo, hiphop
& funk; 12-4 a.m., free.



 


 


 


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9 Great
Jones St. (betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See
also "Rock ’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE:
NY’s longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs
incl. Cassien, Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett & Odi, plus guests; 10:30,
$10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard
St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No
cover. WEDS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL RADIO: DJ Dizzy hosts rock
night w/DJ Squinchy (currently, NY’s cutest-named turntablist); 9:30. THURS:
ETHER: Multi-DJ night of electronic jungle & house, Wize,
Winter, Krunchy & Al Boogie are guests this week; 10, free. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE:
DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal Deadly Dragon Soundsystem handles
old-school hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall; 10. SAT: INSTINCTIVE
PATH
: Rob Flow & Clay Nice keep the r&b & hiphop flavors flowing,
w/healthy door attitude around midnight; 10. SUN: CHAMPION SOUL:
Kick the afternoon hangover w/rock jazz, 2-step & UK garage by Andrew
"Mistar" Brown & Malik Wiliams; 4-10 p.m., free. TUES: Hiphop
& reggae w/DJ’s Niko & Kest, plus guests; 10 p.m.


 



APEXX LOUNGE



137 Franklin
St. (Varick St.), 212-925-7822
. FRI & SAT: DJ Coz lays
out the hiphop & dance; 9, free.


 


AUBETTE



119 E.
27th St. (betw. Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. MON:
STOLEN MOMENTS: $mall ¢hange drops real jazz & beyond for swanky
folk, sometimes DJ Gerald McBoing Boing joins in; free.


 


APT.



419 W.
13th St. (betw. 1st St. & Ave A.), 212-414-4245
. THURS: PAR-TAY:
Weekly spot to shake your ass to modern house, hiphop & classics, w/$mall
¢hange, Alec & Duane; 10, free.



 



B-3



33 Ave.
B (3rd St.), 212-614-9755
. See also "Rock ’n’ Roll".
FRI: AFFAIR: DJs Pazzo & Eva play Britpop & 60’s
new wave
in the Kitten Lounge; 10:30, free. SAT: VINYLHOLIC:
DJs Powder & Corbin mix tech/house, deep groove & funk; 10:30, free.


BARAZA



133 Ave.
C (betw. 8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. WEDS: THIAROYE:
DJ Dakar plays roots reggae & drum ’n’ bass; 10, free. FRI:
VU JADE: Brazilian & Latin tunes from DJ Maurice; 10, free. SAT:
DJ Bay of Pigs w/Cuban salsa & funk; 10, free. MON: DIGGS
2000
: House, r&b & dance music; 10, free. TUES: DJ DAEMON:
Provides ambient & trip hop for your lateral; 10, free.


 


BAKTUN



418 W.
14th St. (9th Ave.), 212-206-1590
. WEDS: MUD: Baktun re-opens
w/new party feat. art gallery, films & house DJ’s Hiro Derek Marin
& Bruce Tantum; 9, contrib.



 



BARMACY



538 E.
14th St. (betw. Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: AMERICANA
GO GO
: The Pontani Sisters & DJ Johnny Oh declare independence w/free
pigs in a blanket & musical chairs, plus raffle, trivia contest & prizes;
10, $5 for guys, ladies free.


 



BELMONT LOUNGE



117 E.
15th St. (betw. Irving Pl. & Park Ave. S.), 212-533-0009
. THURS:
Caffeine’s DJ Rich w/hiphop; 9, free. FRI: AFROLICIOUS:
DJ K.L. Diablo spins house, hiphop & dancehall; 9:30, $5. SAT:
Another night out w/DJ Rich; 10, $5.


 



BOTANICA



47 E.
Houston St. (betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS:
SOUL PARTY: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s;
10, free. FRI: MR. VACATION: Handles vintage reggae, hiphop &
break beats; 10, free. SUN: SHARKBITE: A little bit of everything
as DJ Sharkbite goes from rock to punk to disco to country; 8.
MON: POWERLOUNGE!: DJ Shakey (not to be confused w/Sharkbite,
who plays the night before) bridges rock & jazz; 9, free. TUES:
BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJ Lil’ Shalimar makes funkiness out
of Stravinsky, the Beatles & Afrika Bambata; 9:30 p.m., free.


 



CENTRO-FLY



45-51
W. 21st St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7770
. FRI: GBH:
Soon to be supported by a CD, guest-filled weekly party brings no-nonsense house
music w/DJs Carl Kennedy, Anthony Mac & Disciple on the main floor &
Tuesdae & Seth in the VIP pen–two step & break in the Pinkie room–212-539-3858
for list info; 10-6 a.m., $10-$20.


 


CLUB MK



431 W.
16th St. (betw. 9th & 10th Aves.), 212-714-7116
. THURS: LOVE
AFFAIR
: After-work dance party w/Korean appetizers from 7-9; 7 p.m.-1 a.m.,
$5-$10, ladies free before 8.



 



COZ



511 E.
6th St. (betw. Aves. A & B), 212-995-8889
. MON: B-COZ:
House & disco classics from DJ Emjay w/half-price drinks until 12 a.m.;
10, free.


 


CREAM



246 Columbus
Ave. (betw. 71st & 72nd Sts.), 212-712-1666
. FRI: INJECTION:
Brutal Bill on the main floor w/house & hiphop feat. Mainee & Richie
Luvv; 10, $15-$20.


 


DEMERARA



215 W.
28th St. (betw. 7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER
IN SPIRIT
: Soul party w/dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs,
Carolyn & Glenn downstairs, plus charming plastic plants; 3-10 p.m., $12.



 



EL FLAMINGO



547 W.
21st St. (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 212-243-2121
. SAT:
MIDNIGHT DISCO: Everyone gets drunk & dances while Hernando Patcheski
plays hits from the last 30 years; 11:30, free.


 



ESSEX



120 Essex
St. (Rivington St.), 212-533-9616
. FRI: CANDY:
Shake it just a little to a mix of hiphop, soul & funk w/DJ’s Dr. Solomon,
Kevin Shand & Noah S; 10:30, free.


 


EXIT



610 W.
56th St. (betw. 11th & 12th Sts.), 212-398-1014, www.chippendales.com

FRI & SAT:
CHIPPENDALES THE SHOW: After a sold-out European stadium
tour & round of previews, Chippendales returns w/nights dedicated solely
to the sensual pleasure of females. The millennium of the woman continues,
res. 212-582-5355 or 866-244-7999; 7:30, $25-$50.



 



FAILTE



531 2nd
Ave. (betw. 29th & 30th Sts.), 212-725-9440
. WEDS: Specials
for the ladies all night long & eclectic mix coming through the speakers;
8, free. THURS: Robbie Ronson spins 80s alternative hits, Britpop, funk
& more; 9, free. FRI: DJ Y spins 70s, 80s & 90s music that’ll
make you feel good; 10, free.


 


FINAL HOME



241 Lafayette
St. (betw. Prince & Spring Sts.), 212-966-0202
. SAT: OPENTABLES:
Show off your skills in this Nolita record store, call to set a time; 1-7 p.m.,
free. SUN: OPENTABLES: Five more hours to strut your stuff; 1-6
p.m., free.


 


FRANK’S
LOUNGE



660 Fulton
St. (S. Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:
BANG THE PARTY: E-man & Lori take turns on the tables celebrating

their fourth anniversary, next week the festivities continue at Baktun
on
July 13th; 11, $5.


FUN



130 Madison
St. (betw. Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303, www.fun-ny.com
Open
daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m. SAT: REGRESSIVE TECHNOLOGIES V.4.0: I-F
is in from Amsterdam w/Ulysses, Mikey & the Regressive Technologies
dancers; 10, $10.


 


GALAPAGOS



70 N.
6th St. (betw. Kent & Whythe Sts.), Williamsburg, 718-782-5188.
THURS:
THE PONTANI SISTERS SPECTACULAR: The ever-glamorous Pontani Sisters
go all out in their new extravaganza of camp vaudeville; 9, free.



 



GINGER’S
BAR



363 5th
Ave. (betw. 5th & 6th Sts.), Bklyn., 718-788-0924
. WEDS:
LOUNGE TRIP: Park Slope’s yup clout continues to grow w/music
by DJ Byron, 6, free.


 


GUERNICA



25 Ave.
B (betw. 2nd & 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: WIKKID!:
Two-step & UK garage w/Greg Poole, New York & Lucinda L.C.; 10,
free.


 


HALCYON



227 Smith
St. (betw. Butler & Douglass Sts.), Bklyn., 718-260-9299
. THURS:
BALANCO AZUL: Bossa, soul & global grooves w/resident Ray Velasquez
& guest Jaymz Nylon; 9, free. FRI: ACUPUNCTURE: Funk &
fusion from 8 to 10, followed by Needles & Breakbeat Science on drum ’n’
bass w/a little 2-step thrown in by DB & Quartz; 8, free. SAT: ASE
BBQ II
: Kevin Hedge of Blaze cooks up underground house, free BBQ till 10;
8, $10. SUN: HANGOVER HELPER: Deep spiritual house starts at
noon w/Jody B. Rubin, after that, the Soul Immigrants; 12-7 p.m., free.
UNDERCITY: Residents Clark, Sheldon Drake & Spinoza bring experimental,
dub, psychedelic ambient & techno; 7, free. MON: Eclectic
sounds from Adam & Mr. Chips; 9, free. TUES: RUDY TUESDAY:
Dancehall, dub & reggae party hosts Ticklah of Roots Combination w/residents
Loki & Lars Weiss; 6, free.



 



IDLEWILD



145 E.
Houston St. (betw. Eldridge & Forsythe Sts.), 212-477-5005
. TUES:
DEEP SEE: E-man & Lola bang out another party at the airplane
lounge; 9, free.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st
Ave. (betw. 10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE
(UPSTAIRS):
FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Funk & soul w/DJ
Ishmael, 9, $5. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN: House & funk w/DJ Taka;
10, $5. SUN: SUNDAY NIGHT JAZZ: Pianist Jean Michel Pilc–jam
session starts at midnight; 9, $10. MON: FALSE ADVERTISING: New
tech house night feat. Mattware & LowEnd; 9, free. TUES: THE REAL
LIVE SHOW
: Hiphop bacchanal hosted by Dionysos; 9, $5.




IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Funk &
soul w/Alia Marie, Mango, Quickly & P.I.C.; 9, $10. SAT: GET THE
FUNK IN
: Live funk & Latin bands incl. Turabian, Milque Toast &
Funkmonk; 9, $10.


 


JACK ROSE UPSTAIRS



771 8th
Ave
. (betw. 47th & 48th Sts.), 212-247-7518. SAT:
REFLEX: Lo-Fi Lee follows Bush’s lead & works up an 80’s
timewarp, free if you dress as Duran Duran, Adam Ant (yeouch!), Boy George or
Visage; 10, $5-$8.


 


KARMA



51 1st
Ave. (betw. 3rd & 4th Sts.), 212-677-3160
. FRI: AUDIO
ENLIGHTENMENT
: You bring the CD, you pick the track, they play it, be courteous
w/your selection; 10, free.



 



LA NOUVELLE
JUSTINE



101 E
2nd St. (betw. 1st Ave. & Ave. A), 212-673-8908
. FRI: VICE
& VIRTUE
: Doctors & nurses, schoolgirls & boys, Laurels &
Hardys are all possible themes at the fetish Doublemint commercial; 11,
$10, women free before 12 a.m.


 


LANSKY LOUNGE



104 Norfolk
St. (Delancey St.), 212-677-9489
. MON: MANIC MONDAY: Lo-Fi
Lee continues his urban conquest w/another night of 80’s & new wave
music; 8, free.


 


LEI BAR



139 1/2
E. 7th St. (betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. FRI: PLANET
CLAIRE
: Go-go action & 80s hits from hosts Holly (Greendoor) &
Johnny T. (Motherfucker), plus come early to hear hiphop; 10, $5-$7. SAT:
TRICK: DJ Miss Guy (of the Toilet Boys), Jesse Malin & Holly
spin rock, soul & punk, plus go-go dancers; 11, $7.



 



LEO LOUNGE



218 Sullivan
St. (betw. Bleecker & 3rd Sts.), 212-802-4506
. FRI: JUICY
FRUIT
: Flavian, Jean-Claude, Malcolm, Alan Gordon & Phanie’s weekly
party feat. DJs Peter Parker & Alan Gordon playing hiphop & r&b;
10.


 


LEOPARD LOUNGE



248 5th
St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-253-6050
. WEDS: DUBCHEK
VS. PUPPETMASTER
: Dub & Jamaican variety night; 9:30, free.


 


LIMELIGHT



47 W.
20th St. (6th Ave.), 212-807-7780
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." WEDS: LIVE!: New night touts house,
trance & progressive DJs–Jonas Bronk, Nodus, There4 & Amazin A;
9:30, $15; THE LOVE MACHINE: 70’s Retro is still novel after all
these years in the Chapel Lounge w/DJs Redstar & Vito Fun; 9:30, $15.



 



LOFT



60 Berry
St., #2F (betw. N. 10th & Berry Sts.), Williamsburg, 718-599-6111
.
WEDS:
Check out the fireworks & assorted hoopla on the roof; 8,
free. SAT: 21ST CENTURY BROOKLYN HOUSE PARTY: Expanding to two
lofts for this yearly event; 8, free.


 



LUAHN



59 5th
Ave. (13th St.), 212-802-4506
. SUN: FLIRT MONDAYS:
Alice in Wonderland Masquerade Ball Evening w/music by IMG model Kiara &
Peter Parker; 10.


 


LULU’S
CAFE LOUNGE



499 10th
Ave., 2nd fl. (38th St.), 212-244-4521
. SUN: REVIVAL:
Skip church & attend brunch w/deep house by DJ Urban Rhythm, or enjoy
the outdoor patio while listening to The Housekeeper spin trance; 10
a.m.-4 p.m., free.


 


MARION’S



354 Bowery
(4th St.), 212-475-7621
. MON: WORLD FAMOUS PONTANI
SISTERS
: Yesteryear Vegas-style extravaganza w/glamour to spare;
9-10:30 p.m., $3.



 



MICA BAR



252 E.
51st St. (2nd Ave.), 212-888-2453
. FRI: DECK PARTY: Fresh
funk, hiphop, house & disco w/DJ Mr. Magnum; 9, free. TUES: EXPERIMENTAL
TUESDAYS
: Experimental w/DJ Ray Rock; 9, free.


 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson
St. (betw. Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE
LIBATIONS
: DJs Qool Marv & Eddie Ed provide urban lounge,
hiphop & world at chilled-out spot conducive to quality time–drink
specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2 a.m., free.


 



NATIVA



5 E.
19th St. (5th Ave.), 212-633-9727
. WEDS: LOVEBAZAAR:
The party moves from Joe’s Pub to Nativa but it keeps DJ
Kamala upstairs on deep house & Big Ben downstairs w/hiphop; 9 p.m., $5-$10,
free before 11.


 


NELL’S



246 W.
14th St. (betw. 7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS:
CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT CAFE: DJ Medina’s old-school Cuban favorites
w/live performances are another example of the island’s dominance
of NYC nightlife; 9, $10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure Salsa,
www.cubansoul.com for info; 9, $7-$10. THURS: CORPORATE CASUAL THURSDAYS:
"The premiere networking & social event for mature, sophisticated urban
professionals" feat. live entertainment, buffet & DJ Jerome on the
decks w/hot r&b, soul & house; 6-10, $10. FRI: THERAPY:
Rob Stapleton hosts a night of comedy followed by DJ Chris Love spinning
hiphop; 6, $10.


 


NEVA



28 7th
Ave. S. (Leroy St.), 212-696-6707
. WEDS: PURE BUTTER:
Hiphop, funk, soul & reggae w/DJ Eli, an open kitchen until 3 a.m. &
film classics upstairs; downstairs lounge feat. Motown & soul; 10, free.


 


NOW BAR



22 7th
Ave. S. (Leroy St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS:
GUILTY
PLEASURES
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s party for transsexuals, cross-dressers
& their admirers showcases transgender performers, live vocalists &
lip-sync artists, plus chance to win $500 in drag queen contest w/guests Miss
Shakira, Bonita, Miss Asia, Pearl & Madiva; 9, $15 women, $20 men. FRI:
DIVA ‘74: Relive the days of Disco w/DJ Crater & drag shows;
10, $15. SAT: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS: Another
party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. drag shows & sounds by
DJ Carter plus guests; $10 women, $20 men.



 



OHM



16 W.
22nd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.com
Open
for dinner at 8, dancing starts at 10. THURS: FUZION: Night of
Latin mixes for the locals & trendies; 10, $20. FRI: WHEN MEN
MEET WOMEN
: For yups who like their singles scenes straight & to the
point, DJ Eric provides basic dance music for stylish mingling; 7-10 p.m., $20.
SAT: NO LIMIT: Hi-energy house & techno by Jason Ojeda &
Sebastian, while Louie Passion & Scissa Hanz spin soul & hiphop downstairs;
10.


 



ORCHARD GRILL



196 Orchard
St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-477-1550
. FRI: GATE
5
: Nu jazz (uh oh), IDM, minimal & deep house from the Chalk Farm; 11:30,
free. SAT: NINTH LIFE: Cool jazz, bebop & bossanova w/DJ Hefman;
11:30, free.


 



OVATION



860 Atlantic
Ave. (Clinton Ave.) Bklyn., 718-364-9737
. SUN: URBANFACEZ:
Hosted by M1 (of Dead Prez), live performances by Rise & Shine, the Welfare
Poets & Daughters of the Cypher plus fashion & art displays; 8:30, $10.


 


PLANT BAR



217 E.
3rd St. (betw. Aves. B & C), 212-375-9066
. SAT: BLOOM:
El Rey mixes ambient techno & deep tech house; 7-11 p.m., free.


 


RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave.
A (betw. 12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free.
WEDS: ACOUSTIC OPEN STAGE: Hosted by acoustic punk band Joie/DBG,
singer/songwriters, poets & performance artists welcome, sign-up at 7; 7-11
p.m., free. DAMAGED: DJ Dandy Sex supplies massive amounts of goth, new
wave, punk & industrial; 11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED:
The Who, The Kinks plus Sam & Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!:
Professor Jeff & Tibby X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SAT:
ROCK ’N’ ROLL HIGH SCHOOL: 70’s hard rock, glam &
punk w/DJ H; 10, free. SUN: THE OTHER SIDE: DJ Jarek & Paul
w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY MANNERS MONDAYS:
DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay & Upsetter FC spin reggae
& its offshoots & antecedents–ska, rocksteady &
dub; 9. TUES: THE SHADOW FACTORY: Experimental pop, drone, post-punk
& something called "children’s psychedelia" w/DJ Jon Deadleaves;
10, free.



 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard
St. (betw. Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: Open turntable party has been making the scene for three years
now. Bring your own records, headphones & stage names–tonight: guest
DJ Justin Johnson–sign-ups start at 9.


 


SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge
St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com

Half priced drinks 7-10 p.m. WEDS: SHORTY’S LOVE LOUNGE:
DJ Ramsy returns w/mix of hiphop, funk & disco tunes; 7, free. THURS:
STRAIGHT UP: Start your weekend a little early while downing
multiple rounds of scotch & soda w/DJ E-Man–one of NY’s best hiphop,
house, classics & soul spinners; 10, $3. FRI: VARIETY:
DJ Jazzy Nice pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk & classics; 12 a.m.,
$5; SAT: INFINITY: DJ Seth K spins house, classics, old-school,
hiphop & Latin; 7, $5. SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY: DJs Chappy &
Don S. start the week right–w/half-price drinks to get the introspective
downtown folk dancing; 10, $1 contrib. MON: SAPPHIRE MONDAZE:
Brian from Sleaze Factor & Kevin McCray keep every form of house music
coming through the speakers; $5. TUES: TOUCH TUESDAYS: DJ Wil
Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" further downtown; 10, $1 contrib.


 


SHINE



285 W.
B’way (Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. THURS: GIANT STEP:
Weekly session for the deepest sounds in dance music w/resident DJ Ron Trent
& special guests each week; 10, $10. SAT: THE SHOW:
New party feat. Big Ben w/hiphop, house & reggae for your booty shakin’
needs; 10, $10-$20.


 


SOUND FACTORY



618 W.
46th St
. (betw. 11th. & 12th. Aves.), 212-489-0001.
FRI: AMERICAN DJ CONCERT SERIES: New weekly series starts off
w/DJ Skribble of MTV fame broadcasting house & dance pop–Joe Lodi,
DJ Klutch & Shawn Ink each take the floor to play club favorites;
11, $30.


 


SPA



76 E.
13th St. (betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-388-1060
. WEDS:
SHATTERED: DJ’s Nick, Mike, Paul & Daniel go by their real
names at this Amber room rock ’n’ roll party, w/progressive beats
in the White Room; 10, $20-$10. THURS: ULTRA: Mystery house DJ’s
rotate for a mixed crowd; 10, $20-$10. FRI: HOLLYWOOD 2001: Marvel
at the glory of the human race at this model fest feat. DJ’s Eric
Le Peau & Mark Ronson; 10, $10-$25. SAT: JET SET: Alleged
Europeans hangout w/house music (surprise) from DJ Etienne coming
through the speakers; 10, $10-$25. TUES: KICKS: Night of self-congratulatory
fashion scene fabulousness w/a background of progressive beats & hiphop
feat. DJ’s Eric LePeau, King & Galeano; 10, $10-$20.



 



SWIM



145 Orchard
St. (betw. Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS:
THE GATHERING
: Staple Design & Mass Appeal magazine host
weekly soul & hiphop party w/DJs Jeffstaple & Selector JD; 10-3 a.m.,
free. SAT: SAIKOH!: DJ’s Jeffstaple, Selector JD & Unko
waxin’ & milkin’ hiphop, r&b, soul & reggae; 10, free.


 



13



35 E.
13th St., 3rd fl. (betw. University Pl. & B’way), 212-979-6677, www.bar13.com

THURS: BROADCAST: Michael T, Alex & Joe II flow popular
80s & new wave tunes; 10, free. FRI & SAT: DOUBLE YOUR PLEASURE:
Hiphop, soul, funk reggae & old school from DJ Cadet; 9, $10. SUN: SHOUT:
Psychedelic soul/dance party for fans of 60s & 70s mod & punk; 10, free.


 


TRUE



28 E.
23rd St. (betw. Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. TUES:
BOMBSHELL!: Burlesque performances, Go-go dancers & revelry feat.
performances by Ms. Bonnie Dunn, Dirty Martini & Ms. Tickle–DJ
Rai from the Vampyros Lesbos party supplies the sexy tunes; 9, $8 guys, $5 ladies.
WEDS: GOMORRAH: Weekly fetish party feat. Die J! Mars, Vivid Video;
8, sliding scale admission starting at $20 for those in khakis to $5 if you’re
sporting fetish gear. THURS: TAINTED LOVE: Lo-Fi Lee flashes back
w/80’s new wave; $5 before 10, $10 after; SWING NITE: Lo-Fi Lee
brings in the the Swing Doctors to move you rhythmically till 10;
6, $5.



 



TRIBE



132 1st
Ave. (8th St.), 212-979-8965
. MON: HEY, LOVE!:
Stats1 & Consigliere serve up a variety of hiphop, reggae, soul, house &
afrobeat; 9, free.


 


219 FLAMINGO



219 2nd
Ave. (betw. 13th & 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. SAT: GLAM
2001
: For those who remember Coney Island High reverently, DJ’s Nikki
Kane & Michael T. keep glam, punk & metal tracks flowing, plus go-go
girls & Coyote Shivers (responsible for the Kids in the Hall theme
song)
live music at 11; 11, $10.


UNION POOL
SALON



484 Union
Ave. (Stillman St.), Williamsburg, 718-609-0484
. MON: DJ RigRocker
spins the finest honky tonk, truckin’, country tunes found on vinyl; 10,
free.


 


VIG



12 Spring
St. (Elizabeth St.), 212-633-6513
. THURS: HEY, LOVE: West
Coast party now in Soho as residents Sensation, Stats & Consigliere rock
r&b, dancehall & garage house; 9, free.


 


VILLAGE LANTERN



167 Bleecker
St. (betw. Thompson & Sullivan Sts.), 212-260-7993
. THURS:
NEXT: DJ Cool CH helps the young & upwardly mobile gyrate to hiphop,
r&b, disco, reggae & Latin freestyle; 6, $5.



 



VILLAGE UNDERGROUND



130 W.
3rd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-777-7745
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." Most weekends, call first. FRI: ALTERLATINO:
Live performances & salsa, rock & Español by DJ Time; 9, $5-$12.
SAT: BRAZILIAN WAY: 110% Brazilian all night long w/live performance
& music by DJ Fabio S., 212-869-1515 for guestlist; 10, $5-$12, free before
11.


 


VOID



16 Mercer
St. (Howard St.), 212-941-6492
. Open Weds. & Thurs. 7:30 p.m.-2
a.m.; Fri. & Sat. 8 p.m.-3 a.m. DJs start at 10:30. WEDS: SPIN
CYCLE 74
: DJ’s Ada & Jesse Mann. THURS: SUPER SANCHOCHO:
Live music from Los Amigos Invisibles w/DJ’s Afro & Chulius. FRI:
MONDO BOSSA: DJ Ray Velasquez tastefully lays down bossa, afro &
jazz beats. SAT: SATIATE: Taka & Hitoshi trade weekly
duties.


 


WEBSTER HALL



125 E.
11th St. (betw. 3rd & 4th Aves.), 212-353-1600
. WEDS: THE
BIG EVENT
: Guest DJ Eddie Baez mixes progressive house, alternatively, you
can see residents Avery & Sean Sharpe plus go-go dancer Hortha; 10, $20.
THURS: GIRLS NITE OUT: Resident DJs spin progressive house, hiphop
& 80’s tracks; 10, $20 guys, girls free. FRI: MIRROR MIRROR:
Check the scenesters on the balcony as they resuscitate the lost days of disco;
10, $20.


 


WHISKEY WARD



121 Essex
St. (betw. Rivington & Delancey Sts.), 212-477-2998.
Open 5-4 a.m.;
Happy Hour till 8 feat. half price well drinks & draughts. WEDS:
DJ Lo w/Humpday Rock. THURS & FRI: DJ Teddy plays glam, punk, funk,
psych & sunk (gunk, plunk…anyone?). SAT: DJ Lo pushes out "crotch
rock," which is what they called gallstones in olden times.


 



WORLD TRADE
CENTER



1 West
St. (betw. Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN:
THE STEREO SHOW
: On the 107th floor, Penelope Tuesdae hosts "Date
Odyssey 2001," singles shindig w/name cards, party favors & floor showtry
not to get drunk & distracted by the view; 8:30, free.


 


XVI



16 1st Ave.
(betw. 1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-260-1549
. FRI & SAT: ALLSTARS:
DJ’s Butt L, $mall ¢hange (who seems to be booked every night of the week
somewhere in Manhattan), Larry Love, Soul Selector & friends keep it moving;
10, $5.


YABBY CAFE



265 Bedford
Ave. (betw. Grand & N. 1st Sts.) 718-384-1664
. THURS: SILKY:
Hang out on the patio & listen to DJ K.L. Diablo’s mix of downtempo,
hiphop & funk; 12-4 a.m., free.



 


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9 Great
Jones St. (betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See
also "Rock ’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE:
NY’s longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs
incl. Cassien, Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett & Odi, plus guests; 10:30,
$10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard
St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No
cover. WEDS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL RADIO: DJ Dizzy hosts rock
night w/DJ Squinchy (priceless name, that); 9:30. THURS: ETHER:
Multi-turntablist night of electronic jungle & house, Wize, Winter, Krunchy
& Al Boogie are guests this week; 10, free. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE:
DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal Deadly Dragon Soundsystem handles
old-school hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall; 10. SAT: INSTINCTIVE
PATH
: Rob Flow & Clay Nice keep the r&b & hiphop flavors flowing;
10. SUN: CHAMPION SOUL: Kick the afternoon hangover w/rock
jazz, 2-step & UK garage by Andrew "Mistar" Brown & Malik
Wiliams; 4-10 p.m., free. TUES: Hiphop & reggae w/DJ’s Niko
& Kest w/guests; 10 p.m.


 


APEXX LOUNGE



137 Franklin
St. (Varick St.), 212-925-7822
. FRI: DJ K on the hiphop &
dance tip; 9, free. SAT: DJ Dis also spins hiphop & dance; 9, free.


 


AUBETTE



119 E.
27th St. (betw. Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS:
STACKED DECK: $mall ¢hange vibes out in social lounge w/underground
hiphop, deep funk, house, salsa & breaks; 8, free. MON: STOLEN
MOMENTS
: $mall ¢hange drops real jazz & beyond for swanky folk, sometimes
DJ Gerald McBoing Boing joins in; free.



 



B3



33 Ave.
B (3rd St.), 212-614-9755
. See also Rock ’n’ Roll. FRI:
AFFAIR: DJs Pazzo & Eva play Britpop & 60’s new
wave
in the Kitten Lounge; 10:30, free. SAT: VINYLHOLIC:
DJs Powder & Corbin mix tech/house, deep groove & funk in downstairs
lounge of conveniently named watering hole; 10:30, free.


BARAZA



133 Ave.
C (betw. 8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. WEDS: THIAROYE:
DJ Dakar plays roots reggae & drum ’n’ bass; 10, free. THURS:
DJ Jeoleche spins classic salsa; 10, free. FRI: DJ Konstantino w/Brazilian
funk; 10, free. SAT: DJ Bay of Pigs w/Cuban (what else?) salsa
funk; 10, free. MON: DIGGS 2000: House, r&b & dance music;
10, free. TUES: DJ DAEMON: Provides ambient & trip hop for
your lateral; 10, free.


 



BABALU



327 W.
44th St. (betw. 8th & 9th Aves.), 212-262-1111
. FRI: LA
RUMBA
: Dance to salsa & old-school Cuban music w/DJ David–live
performances by Mo’ Guajiro; 11, $12.


 



BAKTUN



418 W.
14th St. (9th Ave.), 212-206-1590
. WEDS: MUD: Baktun re-opens
w/new party feat. art gallery, films & house DJ’s Hiro Derek Marin
& Bruce Tantum; 9, free but donations appreciated.


 



BARMACY



538 E.
14th St. (betw. Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. THURS: ATOMIC:
Miss X comes out mixing glam, trash & early Britpunk, dubbed "debutante
rock," while Carlos formerly of Interpol helps out w/post-punk & kitsch
electro; 9, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE: Dr. Ringding &
Slim Chance play anything from "guitar & sax grind" to punk, soul
& metal while hipsters attempt to shake it; 10, free. SAT: BIG
YELLOW
: DJ James Spooner w/"beats from the brotherland" incl.
70s soul, funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN: TIMEBOMB:
Punk, rock ’n’ roll & Blondie; 10, free. TUES: SHINDIG:
DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go dancing Pontani Sisters demonstrate the
watusi, frug & swim; 10, $5, gals free.


 



BEARD CAFE



125 Elizabeth
St. (betw. Broome & Grand Sts.), 212-334-5120
. THURS: Hiphop,
reggae & r&b w/DJ Ki-storm from Atlanta; 10, free. FRI: FRIDAY
NIGHT STARTUP
: Resident DJ Ralph E. Torres brings in deep house; 10, free.
SAT: THE FUTURE: Resident DJ’s Kimyon & Rich Bourque
w/tech house; 10, free.


 


BEAUTY BAR



231 E.
14th St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks
till 9. WEDS: AM/FU: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D.
behind the wheel; 10, free. THURS: POP-O-DELIC: Acid-styled
bubblegum pop party w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE:
WBAI’s DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican
r&b; 10, free. SAT: THE ALMIGHTY BURNER: Young DJ Samir kicks
out jazz-groove-soul-funk jams, from James Brown & Herbie Hancock to Jungle
Brothers & Tribe; 10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek
spins it all; 10, free. TUES: TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor
serves up 18-wheel anthems about cheating, lying & the bottle; 10, free.



 



BLUE ANGEL



323 W.
44th St. (betw. 8th & 9th Aves.), 212-262-3333
. SAT: LA
RUMBA
: Cuban night feat. live music by Pan Con Timba w/guest
Israel Kantor, while DJ Fede Shraguer keeps the beat betw. sets
w/island classics; 11, $12; Come a little earlier & learn salsa;
9 p.m., $12.


 



BOTANICA



47 E.
Houston St. (betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS:
SOUL PARTY: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s;
10, free. FRI: MR. VACATION: Handles vintage reggae, hiphop &
break beats; 10, free. SUN: SHARKBITE: A little bit of everything
as DJ Sharkbite goes from rock to punk to disco to country; 8.
MON: POWERLOUNGE!: DJ Shakey (not to be confused w/DJ Sharkbite,
who plays the night before) bridges rock & jazz; 9, free. TUES:
BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJ Lil’ Shalimar makes funkiness out
of Stravinsky, Beatles & Afrika Bambata; 9:30 p.m., free.


 



CENTRO-FLY



45-51
W. 21st St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7770
. FRI: GBH:
DJ Tuesdae, Anthony Mac & Seth bring no-nonsense house music to guest-filled
weekly party–212-539-3858 for list info; 10-6 a.m., $10-$20.


 


CHEETAH



12 W.
21st St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats,
jeans or athletic gear, ever. THURS: AERODYNAMIC NIGHTS: Dress
to impress as celebs, movers & shakers gather for live performances feat.
Ron Grant & guests; 8, $20. SAT: CHERCHEZ LA FEMME: City natives
as well as bridge & tunnel types line up for DJ Rich Rydell’s
house beats, fabulous trapeze artists & DJ Double "00"
spinning hiphop downstairsopen bar 10-11–212-252-CLUB for
guestlist & info; 10, $20. SUN: MARDI GRAS: Studio 54’s
Nicky Siano & DJ Merritt spin for ongoing party feat. hot DJs & different
acts each week–open bar from 9:30-11; $10. MON: PURR: Four
years & still going–Bonnie & Belinda host–hiphop party for
celebs & ultra-trendy folks; $25 men, $7 ladies. TUES: CANDELA:
DJs Camilo, Andre & Dennis Da Menace bring salsa, reggae & r&b to
weekly party–open bar 10-11; $15.



 



CLUB MK



431 W.
16th St. (betw. 9th & 10th Aves.), 212-714-7116
. THURS: LOVE
AFFAIR
: After-work dance party w/Korean appetizers from 7-9; 7 p.m.-1 a.m.,
$5-$10, ladies free before 8.


 



CREAM



246 Columbus
Ave. (betw. 71st & 72nd Sts.), 212-712-1666
. FRI: INJECTION:
Brutal Bill on the main floor w/house & hip hop feat. Mainee & Richie
Luvv; 10 p.m., $20-$15.


 


DEMERARA



215 W.
28th St. (betw. 7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER
IN SPIRIT
: Soul party w/dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs,
Carolyn & Glenn downstairs; 3-10 p.m., $12.



 



EL FLAMINGO



547 W.
21st St. (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 212-243-2121
. SAT:
MIDNIGHT DISCO: After off-Broadway play "The Donkey Show"
lets out, Hernando Patcheski plays hits from the last 30 years; 12 a.m., free.


 



ESSEX



120 Essex
St. (Rivington St.), 212-533-9616
. FRI: CANDY:
Shake it just a little to a mix of hiphop, soul & funk w/DJ’s Dr. Solomon,
Kevin Shand & Noah S; 10:30, free.


 



EXIT



610 W.
56th St. (betw. 11th & 12th Sts.), 212-398-1014
. FRI & SAT:
CHIPPENDALES THE SHOW: After a sold-out European stadium tour &
a round of previews at Exit (& at numerous private bachelorette parties),
Chippendales returns w/nights dedicated solely to the sensual pleasure of females.
The millennium of the woman continues, res. 212-582-5355 or 866-244-7999;
$25-$50, 7:30.


 



FAILTE



531 2nd
Ave. (betw. 29th & 30th Sts.), 212-725-9440
. WEDS: Specials
for the ladies all night long & eclectic mix coming through the speakers;
8, free. THURS: Robbie Ronson spins 80s alternative hits, Britpop, funk
& more; 9, free. FRI: DJ Y spins 70s, 80s & 90s music that’ll
make you feel good; 10, free.


 



FLAMINGO EAST



219 2nd
Ave. (betw. 13th & 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. SAT: GLAM
2001
: For those who remember Coney Island High reverently, DJ’s Nikki
Kane & Michael T. keep punk & metal tracks flowing, plus go-go girls
& Coyote Shivers (responsible for the Kids in the Hall theme song)
live at 11; 10, $10.


 



FRANK’S
LOUNGE



660 Fulton
St. (S. Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:

BANG THE PARTY: Three years & running, E-man spins the deepest house
w/guest DJs each week; 11, $6.


 


GALAPAGOS



70 N.
6th St. (betw. Kent & Whythe Sts.), Williamsburg, 718-782-5188.
THURS:
THE PONTANI SISTERS SPECTACULAR: The ever-glamorous Pontani Sisters
go all out in their new extravaganza; 9, free.


 


GINGER’S
BAR



363 5th
Ave. (betw. 5th & 6th Sts.), Bklyn., 718-788-0924
. WEDS:
LOUNGE TRIP: Park Slope’s yup clout continues to grow w/music
by DJ Byron, 6, free.



 



GUERNICA



25 Ave.
B (betw. 2nd & 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: WIKKID!:
Two-step & UK garage w/Greg Poole, New York & Lucinda L.C.; 10,
free.


 


HALCYON



227 Smith
St., Bklyn., 718-260-9299
. WEDS: THC: For "Tech House
Connection," minimal soul w/Mike Bryant; 9, free; TRAINSPOTTER’S
HAPPY HOUR
: Tech house from Peter Anthony & Mr. Cotter eases you into
the evening w/$2.50 Brooklyn Beer bottles; 6-9 p.m., free. THURS:
BALANCO AZUL: Bossa soul & global grooves w/resident Ray Velasquez
& guest Jaymz Nylon; 9, free. FRI: ACUPUNCTURE THERAPY: Drum
’n’ bass w/Needles; 10, free. SAT: NU-PSCHIDT: Resident
DJ’s play indeterminate music; 12, free. SUN: HANGOVER HELPER:
Deep spiritual house starting at noon w/Jody B. Rubin followed by the Soul Immigrants;
12-7 p.m., free. MON: "Eclectic" sounds from Adam & Mr.
Chips; 9, free. TUES: JFK-HOLE: Fat Kat & Squelch debauch
Lincoln bedroom style; 9, free.



 



HUSH



17 W.
19th St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-252-3244
. THURS: SPINOFF:
Seven DJs take on two rooms; ladies free before 11. FRI: LATIN FUSION:
Two rooms of music w/DJ Johnny Formalari & Norty Cotto mixing Latin, pop
& salsa in the main room, while DJ Fish fills the Soul Lounge w/hiphop
& reggae; 10, $10-$15.


 



IDLEWILD



145 E.
Houston St. (betw. Eldridge & Forsythe Sts.), 212-477-5005
. TUES:
DEEP SEE: E-man & Lola bang out another party in this airplane
lounge; 9, free.


 



JACK ROSE UPSTAIRS



771 8th
Ave
. (betw. 47th & 48th Sts.), 212-247-7518. SAT:
REFLEX: Lo-Fi Lee follows Bush’s lead & works up an 80’s
timewarp, free if you dress as Duran Duran, Adam Ant (yeouch!), Boy George or
Visage; 10, $5-$8.


 



KARMA



51 1st
Ave. (betw. 3rd & 4th Sts.), 212-677-3160
. FRI: AUDIO
ENLIGHTENMENT
: You bring the CD, you pick the track, they play it; 10, free.


 



KOROVA MILK
BAR



200 Ave.
A (betw. 12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-8838
. SAT: BUTTAFUNK:
DJ Grimace, Invisible & Demo kick old school, classic & underground
hiphop for East Village heads; 11-4 a.m., free.


 


LA BELLE EPOQUE



827 B’way
(betw. 12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-6436
. THURS: LA RUMBA:
Dance to salsa & old-school Cuban music w/DJ Fede–live performances
at 9:30 & 11:30; $10.


 


LA NOUVELLE
JUSTINE



101 E
2nd St. (betw. 1st Ave. & Ave. A), 212-673-8908
. FRI: VICE
& VIRTUE
: Doctors & nurses, schoolgirls & boys, Laurels &
Hardys are all possible themes at this live inversion of a Doublemint commercial;
11, $10, women free before 12 a.m.


 


LEI BAR



139 1/2
E. 7th St. (betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. FRI: PLANET
CLAIRE
: Go-go action & 80s hits from hosts Holly (Greendoor) &
Johnny T. (Motherfucker), plus come early to hear hiphop; 10, $5-$7. SAT:
TRICK: DJ Miss Guy (of the Toilet Boys), Jesse Malin & Holly
spin rock, soul & punk, plus go-go dancers; 11, $7.


 


LEO LOUNGE



218 Sullivan
St. (betw. Bleecker & 3rd Sts.), 212-802-4506
. FRI: JUICY
FRUIT
: Flavian, Jean-Claude, Malcolm, Alan Gordon & Phanie’s weekly
party feat. DJs Peter Parker & Alan Gordon on the hiphop & r&b tip;
10.


 


LEOPARD LOUNGE



248 5th
St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-253-6050
. WEDS: DUBCHEK
VS. PUPPETMASTER
: Dub & Jamaican variety night; 9:30, free.


 


LIMELIGHT



47 W.
20th St. (6th Ave.), 212-807-7780
. WEDS: LIVE!:
New night touts "live" DJs–Jonas Bronk, Nodus, There4 & Amazin
A; 9:30, $15; THE LOVE MACHINE: Over in the Chapel Lounge 70’s retro
is still novel after all these years w/DJ Redstar & DJ Vito Fun; 9:30, $15.


 


LUAHN



59 5th
Ave (13th St.), 212-802-4506
. SUN: FLIRT MONDAYS:
Alice in Wonderland Masquerade Ball Evening w/music by IMG model Kiara &
Peter Parker; 10.


 


LULU’S
CAFE LOUNGE



499 10th
Ave., 2nd fl. (38th St.), 212-244-4521
. SUN: REVIVAL:
Sober up after a late Saturday night w/brunch & deep house by DJ Urban Rhythm,
or enjoy the outdoor patio & listen to trance w/The Housekeeper; 10 a.m.-4
p.m., free.


 


MARION’S



354 Bowery
(4th St.), 212-475-7621
. MON: WORLD FAMOUS PONTANI
SISTERS
: Yesteryear Vegas-style extravaganza w/glamour to spare;
9-10:30 p.m., $3.



 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson
St. (betw. Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE
LIBATIONS
: DJs Qool Marv & Eddie Ed provide urban lounge,
hiphop & world at chilled-out spot conducive to quality time–drink
specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2 a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W.
14th St. (betw. 7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS:
CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT CAFE: DJ Medina’s old-school Cuban favorites
w/live performances; 9, $10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure
Salsa, www.cubansoul.com for info; 9, $7-$10. THURS: CORPORATE CASUAL
THURSDAYS
: "The premiere networking & social event for mature,
sophisticated urban professionals" feat. live entertainment, buffet &
DJ Jerome on the decks w/hot r&b, soul & house; 6-10.


 


NEVA



28 7th
Ave. S. (Leroy St.), 212-696-6707
. WEDS: PURE BUTTER:
Hip hop, funk, soul & reggae w/DJ Eli, an open kitchen until 3 a.m. &
film classics upstairs; downstairs lounge feat. Motown & soul; 10, free.


 


NOW BAR



22 7th
Ave. S. (Leroy St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS:
GUILTY
PLEASURES
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s party for transsexuals, cross-dressers
& their admirers showcases transgender performers, live vocalists &
lip-sync artists, plus chance to win $500 in drag queen contest w/guests Miss
Shakira, Bonita, Miss Asia, Pearl & Madiva; 9, $15 women, $20 men. FRI:
DIVA ‘74: Relive the days of Disco w/DJ Crater & drag shows;
10, $15. SAT: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS: Another
party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. drag shows & sounds by
DJ Carter plus guests; $10 women, $20 men.


 


OHM



16 W.
22nd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.com
Open
for dinner at 8, dancing starts at 10. THURS: FUZION: Night of
Latin mixes for the locals & trendies; 10, $20. FRI: MOVE:
Eddie Baez brings you house, while it’s hiphop & reggae downstairs
w/Max Glazer–open bar 10-11, 212-252-2582 for info. SAT: NO LIMIT:
Hi-energy house & techno by Jason Ojeda & Sebastian, while Louie Passion
& Scissa Hanz spin soul & hiphop downstairs; 10.



 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave.
A (betw. 12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free.
WEDS: DAMAGED: DJ Dandy Sex supplies massive amounts of goth,
new wave, punk & industrial; 11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED:
The Who, The Kinks plus Sam & Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!:
Professor Jeff & Tibby X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SAT:
RUSTYN @ RAVEN: 80’s punk & new wave w/DJ Rustyn; 10, free.
SUN: THE OTHER SIDE: DJ Jarek & Paul w/goth, industrial
& new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY MANNERS MONDAYS: DJ’s Marvelous
Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay & Upsetter FC spin reggae & its offshoots
& antecedents–ska, rocksteady & dub; 9. TUES:
THE SHADOW FACTORY
: Experimental pop, drone, post-punk & something called
"children’s psychedelia" w/DJ Jon Deadleaves; 10, free.


 



REMY LOUNGE



104 Greenwich
St. (Carlise St.), 212-267-4646
. SAT: ATREVETE: Two-floor
party has become a staple w/hiphop, reggae, r&b by Ed Swift & Fish,
salsa, house & Latin pop by Richie, 212-869-1515 for guestlist
action; $15, $10 guestlist. TUES: SHOOTING STAR KARAOKE: Strut
your stuff while drinking down happy-hour drinks (until 7)–dance music
takes over after that, free drink every time you sing!, 212-869-1515 for info;
5, $7.


 


RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard
St. (betw. Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: No, not the fetishists. Open turntable party has been
making the scene for three years now. Bring your own records, headphones &
stage names–sign-ups start at 9.



 



ROXY



515 W.
18th St. (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 212-645-5156
. THURS: Radio
One DJ Judge Jules makes his NYC debut accompanied by Nigel Richards & NYC’s
Liquid Todd; 9, $20.


 


RUBBER MONKEY



279 Church
St. (White St.), 212-625-8220
. WEDS: CHOC O LATA: Slew
of rotating DJs w/Floyd Morris of the Flavor Factory kick a Latin vibe, 212-414-0044
for more info; 9, $10. THURS: CELEBRITY: Live performances by
house divas, prepare to see lots of latex; 9, $5. FRI: KARAOKE:
Danny Kane brings his classic blend & lovely lasses to this sing-along
party–r&b & hiphop downstairs; 10, $10, $5 for women &
those in fetish gear. SAT: LOOSE VIRGIN: Frothing frenzy party
all about seduction w/DJ Soul Selector spinning house, trance & r&b;
9, $5-$10. MON: ACOUSTICA: Rockers-to-be & Broadway stars
sing their hearts out during this cabaret-themed evening the second &
fourth Mondays of the month; 9, 2 drink min. TUES: I LOVE NEW YORK:
Old school dance party w/Romeo, Gianfranco & Princess Stefani; 10, $10.


 


SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge
St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com

Half priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: SHORTY’S LOVE LOUNGE: DJ Ramsy
returns w/mix of hiphop, funk & disco tunes; 7, free. THURS: STRAIGHT
UP
: Start your weekend a little early, while downing multiple rounds
of scotch & soda w/DJ E-Man–one of NY’s best hiphop, house, classics
& soul spinners; 10, $3. FRI: VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice
pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk & classics; 12 a.m., $5; SAT: INFINITY:
DJ Seth K spins house, classics, old-school, hiphop & Latin; 7, $5.
SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY: DJs Chappy & Don S. start the week right–w/half-price
drinks to get introspective downtown folk dancing; 10, $1 contrib. MON:
SAPPHIRE MONDAZE: Brian from Sleaze Factor & Kevin McCray
keep every form of house music coming through the speakers; $5. TUES: TOUCH
TUESDAYS
: DJ Wil Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" further
downtown; 10, $1 contrib.



 



SHINE



285 W.
B’way (Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. THURS: GIANT STEP:
Weekly session for the deepest sounds in dance music w/resident DJ Ron Trent
& friends; 10, $10. FRI: TOUCH FRIDAYS: Tech house w/hosts
Sean Hall & Billy Shane. TUES: LAZY DOG: Notable West
London DJs Ben Watt of Everything But the Girl & Jay Hannan; 10, $18.


 



SPEED



20 W.
39th St. (5th Ave.), 212-252-2044
. SAT: CYBERIA: Hiro
kicks it off w/Vorg, David Christopher & Parish bringing house, trance
& techno; 10, $15.


 



STUDIO 54



254 W.
54th St. (betw. B’way & 8th Ave.), 212-726-8297
. FRI &
SAT:
WORLD FAMOUS DICK!!: Ron Jeremy’s S&M Sideshow–Jeremy
hosts & performs stand-up comedy (!), feat. music performed by the Me So
Horny Orchestra, DJ’s Deep Throat & Richie Rich, contests incl. the
"spit or swallow," the "cherry pie," "banana eating,"
& of course, dancing girls; 9, $20. THURS: POP THURSDAYS:
Float’s Big Ben starts the weekend early w/the best of hiphop, pop &
everything 80s–open bar 9:30-11; 9:30, free till 10:30, $5 till 11.


 


SWIM



145 Orchard
St. (betw. Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS:
THE GATHERING
: Staple Design & Mass Appeal magazine host
weekly soul & hiphop party w/DJs Jeffstaple & Selector JD; 10-3 a.m.,
free.


 


13



35 E.
13th St., 3rd fl. (betw. University Pl. & B’way), 212-979-6677, www.bar13.com

WEDS: FREEDOM: Weekly lounge party; 10, $5. THURS: BROADCAST:
Michael T, Alex & Joe II flow popular 80s & new wave tunes; 10,
free. SUN: SHOUT: Psychedelic soul/dance party for fans of 60s
& 70s mod & punk; 10, free.



 



TRUE



28 E.
23rd St. (betw. Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. TUES:
LATINO CAFE: Weekly hiphop, r&b, funk & house fusion party
w/Oscar Poche plus guest DJs; 5-10 p.m., free. WEDS: GOMORRAH:
Weekly fetish party feat. Die J! Mars, Vivid Video; 8, sliding scale admission
starting at $20 for those in khakis to $5 if you’re sporting fetish gear.
THURS: TAINTED LOVE: Lo-fi Lee flashes back w/80’s new wave;
$5 before 10, $10 after; SWING NITE: Lo-fi Lee brings in the The Swing
Doctors to move you rhythmically till 10; 6, $5.


 



TRIBE



132 1st
Ave. (8th St.), 212-979-8965.
MON:
HEY, LOVE!: Funky-soul breaks
w/DJ Howie Long plus modern hiphop & r&b courtesy of DJ
Roc-steady; 8, free.


 


UNION POOL
SALON



484 Union
Ave. (Stillman St.), Williamsburg, 718-609-0484
. MON: DJ RigRocker
spins the finest honky tonk, truckin’, country tunes found on vinyl; 10,
free.


 


VELVET



167 Ave.
A (10th St.), 212-965-0439
. THURS: DJs Kimbe & Alexander
Solomos mix progressive & hard trance in the upstairs party room; 10, free.


 


VERUKA



525 Broome
St. (betw. Thompson St. & 6th Ave.), 212-625-1717
. THURS: CANDY
AFTERWERK
: Kick off those pumps & boogie to soul, classics & disco
favorites in this Soho lounge; 5-10, free.


 


VIG



12 Spring
St. (Elizabeth St.), 212-633-6513
. MON: HEY, LOVE: West
Coast party now in Soho as residents Sensation, Stats & Consigliere rock
r&b, dancehall & garage house; 9, free.


 


VILLAGE LANTERN



167 Bleecker
St. (betw. Thompson & Sullivan Sts.)
. THURS: NEXT:
DJ Cool CH helps the young & upwardly mobile gyrate to hiphop, r&b,
disco, reggae & Latin freestyle; 6.


 


VILLAGE UNDERGROUND



130 W.
3rd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-777-7745
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." Most weekends, call first. FRI: ALTERLATINO:
Live performances & salsa, rock & Español by DJ Time; 9, $5-$12.
SAT: BRAZILIAN WAY: 110% Brazilian all night long w/live performance
& music by DJ Fabio S., 212-869-1515 for guestlist; 10, $5-$12, free before
11.


 


VOID



16 Mercer
St. (Howard St.), 212-941-6492
. Open Weds. & Thurs. 7:30 p.m.-2
a.m.; Fri. & Sat. 8 p.m.-3 a.m. DJs start at 10:30. WEDS: SPINCYCLE74:
Select international DJs spin 74 min. of music each, to enable live
recording on a single CD. THURS: NULL: Feat. DJ’s Afro &
Chulius; 8. FRI: BREATHE: w/Jin Seow. SAT: SATIATE:
Taka & Hitoshi trade weekly duties.


 


WORLD TRADE
CENTER



1 West
St. (betw. Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN:
THE STEREO SHOW
: On the 107th floor, Penelope Tuesdae hosts "Date
Odyssey 2001," singles shindig w/name cards, party favors & floor showtry
not to get drunk & distracted by the view; 8:30, free.


 


XVI



16 1st
Ave. (betw. 1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-260-1549
. FRI & SAT:
ALLSTARS: DJ’s Butt L, $mall ¢hange (who seems to be booked every
night of the week somewhere in Manhattan), Larry Love, Soul Selector & friends
keep it moving; 10, $5.



 


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9 Great
Jones St. (betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See
also "Rock ’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE:
NY’s longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs
incl. Cassien, Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett & Odi, plus guests; 10:30,
$10.


 


ANGEL



174 Orchard
St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No
cover. WEDS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL RADIO: DJ Dizzy hosts rock
night w/different guests every week; 9:30. THURS: ETHER:
Multi-turtablist night of electronic jungle & house, Ulysses & Dots
are guests this week; 10, free. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous
from Chicago’s seminal Deadly Dragon Soundsystem handles old-school
hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall; 10. SAT: INSTINCTIVE PATH:
Rob Flow & Clay Nice keep the r&b & hiphop flavors flowing; 10.
SUN: CHAMPION SOUL: Kick the afternoon hangover w/rock
jazz, 2-step & UK garage by Andrew "Mistar" Brown & Malik
Wiliams; 4-10 p.m., free.



 



APT.



419 W.
13th St. (betw. 1st St. & Ave A.)
. WEDS: PAR-TAY:
Weekly spot to shake your ass to modern house, hiphop & classics, w/$mall
¢hange & Alec; 10, free.


 


AUBETTE



119 E.
27th St. (betw. Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS:
STACKED DECK: $mall ¢hange vibes out in social lounge w/underground
hiphop, deep funk, house, salsa & breaks; 8, free. MON: STOLEN
MOMENTS
: $mall ¢hange drops real jazz & beyond for swanky folk, sometimes
DJ Gerald McBoing Boing joins in; free.



 



B3



33 Ave.
B (3rd St.), 212-614-9755
. See also Rock ’n’ Roll. FRI:
AFFAIR: DJs Pazzo & Eva play britpop & 60’s new
wave
in the Kitten Lounge; 9, free. SAT: VINYLHOLIC: DJs
Powder & Corbin mix tech/house, deep groove & funk in downstairs lounge
of conveniently named watering hole; 10:30, free.


BARAZA



133 Ave.
C (betw. 8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. WEDS: THIAROYE:
DJ Dakar plays roots reggae & drum ’n’ bass; 10, free. THURS:
DJ Jeoleche spins classic salsa; 10, free. FRI: DJ Jonny Sender w/funk,
reggae & house; 10, free. SAT: DJ Bay of Pigs w/Cuban salsa funk;
10, free. MON: DIGGS 2000: House, r&b & dance music; 10,
free. TUES: DJ DAEMON: Provides ambient & trip hop for your
lateral; 10, free.


 



BABALU



327 W.
44th St. (betw. 8th & 9th Aves.), 212-262-1111
. THURS: LA
RUMBA
: Dance to salsa & old-school Cuban music w/DJ Babaloo–live
performances by Nelson Gonzales & Son Mundano; 11, $12.


 



BARMACY



538 E.
14th St. (betw. Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR.
HUMP
: DJ Wake ’n’ Bake spins rock, sexual garage & psycho-country
plus a nightly game of "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo" w/Dr. Ducky. Always
a weekly theme & hurry because Dr. Ducky’s writing a book &
she won’t be doing Barmacy anymore after a few weeks; 10, $3, free before
10. THURS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE: That Guy Tom explores
the sonic universe between pre-punk & punk proper, spinning Iggy, MC5, the
NY Dolls, Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE:
Dr. Ringding & Slim Chance play anything from "guitar & sax
grind" to punk, soul & metal while hipsters attempt to shake it; 10,
free. SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James Spooner w/"beats from the
brotherland" incl. 70s soul, funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN:
TIMEBOMB
: Punk, rock ’n’ roll & Blondie; 10, free.
TUES: SHINDIG: DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go dancing Pontani
Sisters demonstrate the watusi, frug & swim; 10, $5, gals free.


 


BEAUTY BAR



231 E.
14th St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks
till 9. WEDS: AM/FU: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D.
behind the wheel; 10, free. THURS: POP-O-DELIC: Acid-styled
bubblegum pop party w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE:
WBAI’s DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican
r&b; 10, free. SAT: THE ALMIGHTY BURNER: Young DJ Samir kicks
out jazz-groove-soul-funk jams, from James Brown & Herbie Hancock to Jungle
Brothers & Tribe; 10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek
spins it all; 10, free. TUES: TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor
serves up 18-wheel anthems about cheating, lying & drinking; 10, free.


 


BLUE ANGEL



323 W.
44th St. (betw. 8th & 9th Aves.), 212-262-3333
. SAT: LA
RUMBA
: Cuban club night feat. live music by Pan Con Timba
w/Pedro Pablo Martinez, while DJ Elvira keeps the beat betw. sets
w/Cuban classics; 11, $12; Come a little earlier & learn salsa; 9 p.m.,
$12.


 


BOTANICA



47 E.
Houston St. (betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS:
SOUL PARTY: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s;
10, free. FRI: MR. VACATION: Handles vintage reggae, hiphop &
break beats; 10, free. SUN: SHARKBITE: A little bit of everything,
DJ Sharkbite goes from rock to punk to disco to country; 8. MON:
POWERLOUNGE!: DJ Shakey (not to be confused w/DJ Sharkbite,
who plays the night before) bridges rock & jazz; 9, free. TUES:
BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJ Lil’ Shalimar makes funkiness out
of Stravinsky, Beatles & Afrika Bambata; 9:30 p.m., free.



 



CENTRO-FLY



45-51
W. 21st St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7770
. FRI: GBH:
DJ Tuesdae, Anthony Mac & Seth bring no-nonsense house music to guest-filled
weekly party–212-539-3858 for list info; 10-6 a.m., $10-$20.


 



CHEETAH



12 W.
21st St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats,
jeans or athletic gear, ever. THURS: AERODYNAMIC NIGHTS: Dress
to impress as celebs, movers & shakers gather for live performances feat.
Ron Grant & guests; 8, $20. SAT: CHERCHEZ LA FEMME: City natives
as well as bridge & tunnel types line up for DJ Rich Rydell’s
house beats, fabulous trapeze artists & DJ Double "00"
spinning hiphop downstairsopen bar 10-11–212-252-CLUB for
guestlist & info; 10, $20. SUN: MARDI GRAS: Studio 54’s
Nicky Siano & DJ Merritt spin for ongoing party feat. hot DJs & different
musical acts each week–open bar from 9:30-11; $10. MON: PURR:
Four years & still going–Bonnie & Belinda host–hiphop party
for celebs & ultra-trendy folks; $25 men, $7 ladies. TUES: CANDELA:
DJs Camilo, Andre & Dennis Da Menace bring salsa, reggae & r&b to
this weekly party–open bar 10-11; $15.


 


CLUB MK



431 W.
16th St. (betw. 9th & 10th Aves.), 212-714-7116
. THURS: LOVE
AFFAIR
: After-work dance party w/Korean appetizers from 7-9; 7 p.m.-1 a.m.,
$5-$10, ladies free before 8.



 



COUP



509 E.
6th St. (betw. Aves. A & B), 212-979-2815, www.coupnyc.com
FRI:

PLAY: DJ Eddie Ed & his guests burn hiphop & all other kinds
of soul in this New East Village spot; 10, free.


 



EL FLAMINGO



547 W.
21st St. (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 212-243-2121
. SAT:
MIDNIGHT DISCO: After off-Broadway play "The Donkey Show"
lets out, Hernando Patcheski plays hits from the last 30 years; 12 a.m., free.


 



ESSEX



120 Essex
St. (Rivington St.), 212-533-9616
. FRI: CANDY:
Shake it just a little to a mix of hiphop, soul & funk w/DJ’s Dr. Solomon,
Kevin Shand & Noah S; 10:30, free.


 


EXIT



610 W.
56th St. (betw. 11th & 12th Sts.), 212-398-1014
. FRI & SAT:
CHIPPENDALES THE SHOW: Soon to be restored to its early 90’s
glory, Chippendale’s previews at Exit (& at numerous private
bachelorette parties) before moving into a dedicated location later this year,
perhaps Exit as well. The millennium of the woman continues, res. 212-582-5355;
$25-$50, 7:30.


 


FAILTE



531 2nd
Ave. (betw. 29th & 30th Sts.), 212-725-9440
. WEDS: Specials
for the ladies all night long & eclectic mix coming through the speakers;
8, free. THURS: Robbie Ronson spins 80s alternative hits, Britpop, funk
& more; 9, free. FRI: DJ Y spins 70s, 80s & 90s music that’ll
make you feel good; 10, free.



 



FLAMINGO EAST



219 2nd
Ave. (betw. 13th & 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. SAT: GLAM
2001
: For those who remember Coney Island High reverently, DJ’s Nikki
Kane & Michael T., keep punk & metal tracks flowing, plus go-go girls
& Coyote Shivers live at 11; 10, $10.


 



FRANK’S
LOUNGE



660 Fulton
St. (S. Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:

BANG THE PARTY: Three years & running, E-man spins the deepest house
w/guest DJs each week; 11, $6.


 


FUN



130 Madison
St. (betw. Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303, www.fun-ny.com
THURS:
TOUCHWERKS: DJ Javier Navines plays happy love house music that you
just don’t hear anymore; 10, $5. FRI: DJ P: DMC turntablist
champion Danny Phillips brings his skills from Missouri to the big apple; 10,
$10. SAT: DAPPER: Billy Shane & DJ Dots furnish the tech house;
10, $10.



 



GEMINI LOUNGE



221 2nd
Ave. (betw. 13th & 14th Sts.), 212-532-2143.
THURS: FIXIN’
IT
: "Hot tunes" spun by DJ Eddie Ed & DJ Smooth C; 8, free.


 



GINGER’S
BAR



363 5th
Ave. (betw. 5th & 6th Sts.), Bklyn., 718-788-0924
. WEDS:
LOUNGE TRIP: Park Slope’s yup clout continues to grow w/music
by DJ Byron, 6, free.


 



GUERNICA



25 Ave.
B (betw. 2nd & 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: WIKKED:
Two-step & UK garage w/Greg Poole, New York & Lucinda L.C.; 10,
free.


 



HUSH



17 W.
19th St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-252-3244
. THURS: SPINOFF:
Seven DJs take on two rooms; ladies free before 11. FRI: LATIN FUSION:
Two rooms of music w/DJ Johnny Formalari & Norty Cotto mixing Latin, pop
& salsa in the main room, while DJ Fish fills the Soul Lounge w/hiphop
& reggae; 10, $10-$15.


 


IDLEWILD



145 E.
Houston St. (betw. Eldridge & Forsythe Sts.), 212-477-5005
. TUES:
DEEP SEE: One year anniversary of Lola & E-Man’s underground
house party in swanky faux-airplane lounge–w/special guest Frankie Feliciano;
9, free; ADAM SCOTT: Plays an early evening set w/guest El Mayimbe; 6-9
p.m., free.



 



IZZY BAR



166 1st
Ave. (betw. 10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE
(UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: TAKUH-H: New drum ’n’ bass party
w/Takuya & friends; 9, $5. THURS: HOOPLA: DJ Eli Wolf handles
funk; 10, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Funk & soul w/DJ
Hitoshi, 9, $10. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN: House & funk w/DJ Taka;
10, $5. SUN: INTERNAL AFFAIRS: Lounge-core (that’s right,
for hardcore loungers) w/DJ Alex; 9, $5. MON: KAYANE: Unplugged
national & local bands, no seriously, "unplugged" is old enough
to be cool again; 9, $5. TUES: SUBTLE CHAOS: Night of trance &
techno w/rotating crew of DJs; $3.




IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: TAKUH-X: Same as upstairs
party; 10, $5. THURS: HOOPLA: Electro-funk party w/Matt Garrisson
& Ben Perowski; 9, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Funk &
soul w/EMCQ, Sabina, Bryan Vargas & Ya Esta; 9, $10. SAT: GET
THE FUNK IN
: Live funk & Latin bands incl. Skol Patrol, A. Skolnick,
Le Collage; 9, $10. SUN: INTERNAL AFFAIRS: Performance art w/live
drum ’n’ bass; 9, $5. MON: KAYANE: Local & national
bands play acoustic sets; 9, $5. TUES: SUBTLE CHAOS: Same as upstairs;
$3.


 


KARMA



51 1st
Ave. (betw. 3rd & 4th Sts.), 212-677-3160
. FRI: AUDIO
ENLIGHTENMENT
: You bring the CD, you pick the track, they play it &
anyone who shows up w/that "I Like Bumblebee Tuna" ska monstrosity
gets killed; 10, free.



 



KOROVA MILK
BAR



200 Ave.
A (betw. 12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-8838
. SAT: BUTTAFUNK:
DJ Grimace, Invisible & Demo kick old school, classic & underground
hiphop for East Village heads; 11-4 a.m., free.


 



LA BELLE EPOQUE



827 B’way
(betw. 12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-6436
. THURS: LA RUMBA:
Dance to salsa & old-school Cuban music w/DJ Fede–live performances
at 9:30 & 11:30; $10.


 


LA NOUVELLE
JUSTINE



101 E
2nd St. (betw. 1st Ave. & Ave. A), 212-673-8908
. FRI: VICE
& VIRTUE
: Doctors & nurses, schoolgirls & boys, Laurels &
Hardys are all possible themes at this live inversion of a Doublemint commercial;
11, $10, women free before 12 a.m.


 


LEI BAR



139 1/2
E. 7th St. (betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. FRI: PLANET
CLAIRE
: Go-go action & 80s hits from hosts Holly (Greendoor) &
Johnny T. (Motherfucker), plus come early to hear hiphop; 10, $5-$7. SAT:
TRICK: DJ Miss Guy (of the Toilet Boys), Jesse Malin & Holly
spin rock, soul & punk, plus go-go dancers; 11, $7.



 



LEO LOUNGE



218 Sullivan
St. (betw. Bleecker & 3rd Sts.), 212-802-4506
. FRI: JUICY
FRUIT
: Flavian, Jean-Claude, Malcolm, Alan Gordon & Phanie’s weekly
party feat. DJs Peter Parker & Alan Gordon on the hiphop & r&b tip;
10.


 



LIMELIGHT



47 W.
20th St. (6th Ave.), 212-807-7780
. WEDS: LIVE!:
New night touts "live" DJs–Jonas Bronk, Nodus, There4 & Amazin
A; 9:30, $15; THE LOVE MACHINE: Over in the Chapel Lounge 70’s retro
is still novel after all these years w/DJ Redstar & DJ Vito Fun; 9:30, $15.


 



LUAHN



59 5th
Ave (13th St.), 212-802-4506
. MON: FLIRT MONDAYS:
Alice in Wonderland Masquerade Ball Evening w/music by IMG model Kiara &
Peter Parker; 10.


 


MARION’S



354 Bowery
(4th St.), 212-475-7621
. MON: PONTANI SISTERS:
Yesteryear Vegas-style extravaganza w/glamour to spare; 9-10:30 p.m., $3.



 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson
St. (betw. Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE
LIBATIONS
: DJs Qool Marv & Eddie Ed provide urban lounge,
hiphop & world at chilled-out spot conducive to quality time–drink
specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2 a.m., free.


 


NELL’S



246 W.
14th St. (betw. 7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS:
CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT CAFE: DJ Medina’s old-school Cuban favorites
w/live performances; 9, $10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure
Salsa, www.cubansoul.com for info; 9, $7-$10. THURS: CORPORATE CASUAL
THURSDAYS
: "The premiere networking & social event for mature,
sophisticated urban professionals" feat. live entertainment, buffet &
DJ Jerome on the decks w/hot r&b, soul & house; 6-10.



 



NOWBAR



22 7th
Ave. S. (Leroy St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS:
GUILTY
PLEASURES
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s party for transsexuals, cross-dressers
& their admirers showcases transgender performers, live vocalists &
lip-sync artists, plus chance to win $500 in drag queen contest w/guests Miss
Shakira, Bonita, Miss Asia, Pearl & Madiva; 9, $15 women, $20 men. FRI:
DIVA ‘74: Relive the days of Disco w/DJ Crater & drag shows;
10, $15. SAT: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS: Another
party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. drag shows & sounds by
DJ Carter plus guests; $10 women, $20 men.


 



OHM



16 W.
22nd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.com
Open
for dinner at 8, dancing starts at 10. THURS: FUZION: Night of
Latin mixes for the locals & trendies; 10, $20. FRI: MOVE:
Eddie Baez brings you house, while it’s hiphop & reggae downstairs
w/Max Glazer–open bar 10-11, 212-252-2582 for info. SAT: NO LIMIT:
Hi-energy house & techno by Jason Ojeda & Sebastian, while Louie Passion
& Scissa Hanz spin soul & hiphop downstairs; 10.


 


PIER 63



24th
St. & Hudson River, 917-774-8643.
WEDS:
NEW YORK OUTRIGGER SUMMER
KICK-OFF PARTY
: Non-profit canoe club hosts benefit w/DJ Koose spinning
funk, soul, hiphop & reggae; 7, free.



 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave.
A (betw. 12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free.
WEDS: DAMAGED: DJ Dandy Sex supplies massive amounts of goth,
new wave, punk & industrial; 11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED:
The Who, The Kinks plus Sam & Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!:
Professor Jeff & Tibby X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SAT:
RUSTIN@RAVEN: New wave & 80’s punk during DJ Rustin’s monthly
show, one Devo cut guaranteed; 10. SUN: THE OTHER SIDE:
DJ Jarek & Paul w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY
MANNERS MONDAYS
: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay &
Upsetter FC spin reggae & its offshoots & antecedents–ska,
rocksteady & dub; 9. TUES: THE SHADOW FACTORY: Experimental
pop, drone, post-punk & something called "children’s psychedelia"
w/DJ Jon Deadleaves; 10, free.


 



REMY LOUNGE



104 Greenwich
St. (Carlise St.), 212-267-4646
. SAT: ATREVETE: Two-floor
party has become a staple w/hiphop, reggae, r&b by Ed Swift & Fish,
salsa, house & Latin pop by Richie, 212-869-1515 for guestlist
action; $15, $10 guestlist. TUES: SHOOTING STAR KARAOKE: Strut
your stuff while drinking down happy-hour drinks (until 7)–dance music
takes over after that, free drink every time you sing!, 212-869-1515 for info;
5, $7.


 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard
St. (betw. Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: No, not the fetishists. Open turntable party has been
making the scene for three years now. Bring your own records, headphones &
stage names–sign-ups start at 9.


 



RUBBER MONKEY



279 Church
St. (White St.), 212-625-8220
. WEDS: CHOC O LATA: Slew
of rotating DJs w/Floyd Morris of the Flavor Factory kick a Latin vibe, 212-414-0044
for more info; 9, $10. THURS: CELEBRITY: Live performances by
house divas, prepare to see lots of rubber; 9, $5. FRI: KARAOKE:
Danny Kane brings his classic blend & lovely lasses to this sing-along
party–r&b & hiphop downstairs; 10, $10, $5 for women &
those in fetish gear. SAT: LOOSE VIRGIN: Frothing frenzy party
all about seduction w/DJ Soul Selector spinning house, trance & r&b;
9, $5-$10. MON: ACOUSTICA: Rockers-to-be & Broadway stars
sing their hearts out during this cabaret-themed evening the second &
fourth Mondays of the month; 9, 2 drink min. TUES: I LOVE NEW YORK:
Old school dance party w/Romeo, Gianfranco & Princess Stefani; 10, $10.


 


SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge
St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com

Half priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: SHORTY’S LOVE LOUNGE: DJ Ramsy
returns w/mix of hiphop, funk & disco tunes; 7, free. THURS: STRAIGHT
UP
: Start your weekend a little early, while downing multiple rounds
of scotch & soda w/DJ E-Man–one of NY’s best hiphop, house, classics
& soul spinners; 10, $3. FRI: VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice
pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk & classics; 12 a.m., $5; SAT: INFINITY:
DJ Seth K spins house, classics, old-school, hiphop & Latin; 7, $5.
SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY: DJs Chappy & Don S. start the week right–w/half-price
drinks to get introspective downtown folk dancing; 10, $1 contrib. MON:
SAPPHIRE MONDAZE: Brian from Sleaze Factor & Kevin McCray
keep every form of house music coming through the speakers; $5. TUES: TOUCH
TUESDAYS
: DJ Wil Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" further
downtown; 10, $1 contrib.


 


SHINE



285 W.
B’way (Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. THURS: GIANT STEP:
Weekly session for the deepest sounds in dance music w/resident DJ Ron Trent
& friends; 10, $10. FRI: TOUCH FRIDAYS: Tech house w/hosts
Sean Hall & Billy Shane. TUES: LAZY DOG: Notable West
London DJs Ben Watt of Everything But the Girl & Jay Hannan; 10, $18.


 


SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb
Ave. (Clermont Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT
IN BROOKLYN
: House music & guest musicians like Zilo Groove, Meschelle
N’Degue & D’Angelo; 8, $5.


 


SPEEED



20 W.
39th St. (5th Ave.), 212-252-2044
. SAT: CYBERIA: Hiro
kicks it off w/Vorg, David Christopher & Parish bringing house, trance
& techno; 10, $15.


 


STUDIO 54



254 W.
54th St. (betw. B’way & 8th Ave.), 212-726-8297
. THURS:
POP THURSDAYS
: Float’s Big Ben starts the weekend early w/the best
of hiphop, pop & everything 80s–open bar 9:30-11; 9:30, free till 10:30,
$5 till 11.



 



SWIM



145 Orchard
St. (betw. Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS:
THE GATHERING
: Staple Design & Mass Appeal magazine host
weekly soul & hiphop party w/DJs Jeffstaple & Selector JD; 10-3 a.m.,
free.


 


13



35 E.
13th St., 3rd fl. (betw. University Pl. & B’way), 212-979-6677, www.bar13.com

WEDS: FREEDOM: Weekly lounge party; 10, $5. THURS: BROADCAST:
Micheal T, Alex & Joe II flow popular 80s & new wave tunes; 10,
free. SUN: SHOUT: Psychedelic soul/dance party for fans of 60s
& 70s mod & punk; 10, free.


 


TRUE



28 E.
23rd St. (betw. Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. TUES:
LATINO CAFE: Weekly hiphop, r&b, funk & house fusion party
w/Oscar Poche plus guest DJs; 5-10 p.m., free. WEDS: GOMORRAH:
Weekly fetish party feat. Die J! Mars, Vivid Video; 8, sliding scale admission
starting at $20 for those in khakis to $5 if you’re sporting fetish gear.
THURS: TAINTED LOVE: Lo-fi Lee flashes back w/80’s new wave;
$5 before 10, $10 after; SWING NITE: Lo-fi Lee brings in the Flipped
Fedoras to swing till 10; 6, $5. FRI: HIS STORY 101: A PORNOGRAPHIC
ROCK OPERA
: Multiculti nonsense "traces the individual’s isolation
from gender, sexuality & physical love in contemporary Western culture"–bring
your own shovel; 8, free.


 


TRIBE



132 1st
Ave. (8th St.), 212-979-8965.
MON:
HEY, LOVE!: Funky-soul breaks
w/DJ Howie Long plus modern hiphop & r&b courtesy of DJ
Roc-steady; 8, free.



 



UNION POOL
SALON



484 Union
Ave. (Stillman St.), Williamsburg, 718-609-0484
. MON: DJ RigRocker
spins the finest honky tonk, truckin’, country tunes found on vinyl; 10,
free.


 


VELVET



167 Ave.
A (10th St.), 212-965-0439
. THURS: DJs Kimbe & Alexander
Solomos mix progressive & hard trance in the upstairs party room; 10, free.


 


VERUKA



525 Broome
St. (betw. Thompson St. & 6th Ave.), 212-625-1717
. THURS: CANDY
AFTERWORK
: Kick off those pumps & boogie to soul, classics & disco
favorites in this Soho lounge; 5-10, free.


 


VIG



12 Spring
St. (Elizabeth St.), 212-633-6513
. MON: HEY, LOVE: West
Coast party now in Soho as residents Sensation, Stats & Consigliere rock
r&b, dancehall & garage house; 9, free.


 


VILLAGE LANTERN



167 Bleecker
St. (betw. Thompson & Sullivan Sts.)
. THURS: NEXT:
DJ Cool CH helps the young & upwardly mobile gyrate to hiphop, r&b,
disco, reggae & Latin freestyle; 6.


 


VILLAGE UNDERGROUND



130 W.
3rd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-777-7745
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." Most weekends, call first. FRI: ALTERLATINO:
Live performances & salsa, rock & Español by DJ Time; 9, $5-$12.
SAT: BRAZILIAN WAY: 110% Brazilian all night long w/live performance
& music by DJ Fabio S., 212-869-1515 for guestlist; 10, $5-$12, free before
11.



 



VOID



16 Mercer
St. (Howard St.), 212-941-6492
. Open Weds. & Thurs. 7:30 p.m.-2
a.m.; Fri. & Sat. 8 p.m.-3 a.m. DJs start at 10:30. WEDS: SPINCYCLE74:
Select international DJs spin 74 min. of music each, to enable live
recording on a single CD. THURS: NULL: Feat. DJ’s Afro &
Chulius; 8. FRI: BREATHE: w/Jin Seow. SAT: SATIATE:
Taka & Hitoshi trade weekly duties.


 



WORLD TRADE
CENTER



1 West
St. (betw. Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN:
THE STEREO SHOW
: On the 107th floor, Penelope Tuesdae hosts "Date
Odyssey 2001," singles shindig w/name cards, party favors & floor showtry
not to get drunk & distracted by the view; 8:30, free.


 


XVI



16 1st
Ave. (betw. 1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-260-1549
. FRI & SAT:
ALLSTARS: DJ’s Butt L, $mall ¢hange, Larry Love, Soul Selector &
friends keep it moving; 10, $5.



 


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9 Great
Jones St. (betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See
also "Rock ’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE:
NY’s longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs
incl. Cassien, Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett & Odi, plus guests; 10:30,
$10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard
St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No
cover. WEDS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL RADIO: DJ Dizzy hosts new
rock night feat. different guests every week; 9:30. THURS: ETHER:
Multi-turtablist night of electronic jungle & house, Ulysses & Dots
are guests this week; 10, free. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous
from Chicago’s seminal Deadly Dragon Soundsystem handles old-school
hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall; 10. SAT: INSTINCTIVE PATH:
Rob Flow & Clay Nice keep the r&b & hiphop flavors flowing; 10.
SUN: CHAMPION SOUL: Come sip mimosas & bloody marys
while Andrew "Mistar" Brown & Malik Wiliams rock jazz, 2-step
& UK garage; 4-10 p.m., free.


 



APT.



419 W.
13th St. (betw. 1st St. & Ave A.)
. WEDS: PAR-TAY:
Weekly spot to shake your ass to modern house, hiphop & classics, w/$mall
¢hange & Alec; 10, free.


 



AUBETTE



119 E.
27th St. (betw. Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS:
STACKED DECK: $mall ¢hange vibes out in social lounge w/underground
hiphop, deep funk, house, salsa & breaks; 8, free. MON: STOLEN
MOMENTS
: $mall ¢hange drops real jazz & beyond for swanky folk, sometimes
DJ Gerald McBoing Boing joins in; free.


 



B3



33 Ave.
B (3rd St.), 212-614-9755
. See also Rock ’n’ Roll. FRI:
AFFAIR: Hear DJ’s Pazzo & Eva play britpop & 60’s
new wave
in the Kitten Lounge; 9, free. SAT: VINYLHOLIC:
DJs Powder & Corbin mix tech/house, deep groove & funk in downstairs
lounge of conveniently named watering hole; 10:30, free.


BARAZA



133 Ave.
C (betw. 8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. WEDS: THIAROYE:
DJ Dakar plays roots reggae & drum ’n’ bass; 10, free. THURS:
DJ Problema spins Brazilian & funk; 10, free. FRI: DJ Maurice
w/Brazilian, Latin & soul; 10, free. SAT: DJ Bay of Pigs w/Cuban
salsa funk; 10, free. MON: DIGGS 2000: House, r&b & dance
music; 10, free. TUES: DJ DAEMON: Provides ambient & trip
hop from DJ Daemon; 10, free.


 


BABALU



327 W.
44th St. (betw. 8th & 9th Aves.), 212-262-1111
. THURS: LA
RUMBA
: Dance to salsa & old-school Cuban music w/DJ Babaloo–live
performances by Nelson Gonzales & Son Mundano; 11, $12.


 


BAKTUN



418 W.
14th St. (9th Ave.), 212-206-1590
. TUES: BENEATH THE BORQA:
Benefit for the women & children of Afghanistan feat. music by Somatic,
plus short doc. by Lara Lee, a photo exhibition, guest speakers Jean-François
Vidal & Fahima Vorghets; & an art installation by Julie Tolentino, www.caipirinha.com
& www.aah-usa.org; 8, $20.


 


BARMACY



538 E.
14th St. (betw. Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR.
HUMP
: DJ Wake ’n’ Bake spins rock, sexual garage & psycho-country
plus a nightly game of "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo" w/Dr. Ducky. Always
a weekly theme: this week, "Electric Sex" reveals the allure
of electric butt plugs & violet wands; 10, $3, free before 10. THURS:
ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE: That Guy Tom explores the sonic
universe between pre-punk & punk proper, spinning Iggy, MC5, the NY Dolls,
Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE: Dr.
Ringding & Slim Chance play anything from "guitar & sax grind"
to punk, soul & metal while hipsters attempt to shake it; 10, free. SAT:
BIG YELLOW
: DJ James Spooner w/"beats from the brotherland" incl.
70s soul, funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN: TIMEBOMB:
Punk, rock ’n’ roll & Blondie; 10, free. TUES: SHINDIG:
DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go dancing Pontani Sisters demonstrate the
watusi, frug & swim; 10, $5, gals free.



 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E.
14th St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks
till 9. WEDS: AM/FU: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D.
behind the wheel; 10, free. THURS: POP-O-DELIC: Acid-styled
bubblegum pop party w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE:
WBAI’s DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican
r&b; 10, free. SAT: THE ALMIGHTY BURNER: Young DJ Samir kicks
out jazz-groove-soul-funk jams, from James Brown & Herbie Hancock to Jungle
Brothers & Tribe; 10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek
spins it all; 10, free. TUES: TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor
serves up 18-wheel anthems about cheating, lying & drinking; 10, free.


 



BLUE ANGEL



323 W.
44th St. (betw. 8th & 9th Aves.), 212-262-3333
. SAT: LA
RUMBA
: Cuban club night feat. live music by Pan Con Timba
w/Pedro Pablo Martinez, betw. sets DJ Elvira keeps the beat w/Cuban classics;
11, $12; Come a little earlier & learn salsa; 9 p.m., $12.


 


BOTANICA



47 E.
Houston St. (betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS:
SOUL PARTY: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s;
10, free. FRI: MR. VACATION: Spins vintage reggae, hiphop &
break beats; 10, free. SUN: SHARKBITE: A little bit of everything
as DJ Sharkbite goes from rock to punk to disco to country; 8. MON:
POWERLOUNGE!: DJ Shakey bridges rock & jazz; 9,
free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJ Lil’ Shalimar somehow
makes funkiness out of Stravinsky, Beatles & Afrika Bambata; 9:30 p.m.,
free.



 



CENTRO-FLY



45-51
W. 21st St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7770
. FRI: GBH:
DJ Tuesdae, Anthony Mac & Seth bring their party down the street w/guests
each week–212-539-3858 for guestlist info; 10-6 a.m., $10-$20.


 


CHEETAH



12 W.
21st St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats,
jeans or athletic gear, ever. THURS: AERODYNAMIC NIGHTS: Dress
to impress as celebs, movers & shakers gather for live performances feat.
Ron Grant & guests; 8, $20. SAT: CHERCHEZ LA FEMME: City natives
as well as bridge & tunnel types line up for DJ Rich Rydell’s
house beats, fabulous trapeze artists & DJ Double "00"
spinning hiphop downstairsopen bar 10-11–212-252-CLUB for
guestlist & info; 10, $20. SUN: MARDI GRAS: Studio 54’s
Nicky Siano & DJ Merritt spin for ongoing party feat. hot DJs & different
musical acts each week–open bar from 9:30-11; $10. MON: PURR:
Four years & still going–Bonnie & Belinda host–hiphop party
for celebs & ultra-trendy folks; $25 men, $7 ladies. TUES: CANDELA:
DJs Camilo, Andre & Dennis Da Menace bring salsa, reggae & r&b to
this weekly party–open bar 10-11; $15.


 


CLUB MK



431 W.
16th St. (betw. 9th & 10th Aves.), 212-714-7116
. THURS: LOVE
AFFAIR
: After-work dance party w/Korean appetizers from 7-9; 7 p.m.-1 a.m.,
$5-$10, ladies free before 8.



 



EL FLAMINGO



547 W.
21st St. (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 212-243-2121
. SAT:
MIDNIGHT DISCO: After off-Broadway play "The Donkey Show"
lets out, Hernando Patcheski plays hits from the last 30 years; 12 a.m., free.


 



ESSEX



120 Essex
St. (Rivington St.), 212-533-9616
. FRI: CANDY:
Shake it just a little to a mix of hiphop, soul & funk w/DJ’s Dr. Solomon,
Kevin Shand & Noah S; 10:30, free.


 


FAILTE



531 2nd
Ave. (betw. 29th & 30th Sts.), 212-725-9440
. WEDS: Specials
for the ladies all night long & eclectic mix coming through the speakers;
8, free. THURS: Robbie Ronson spins 80s alternative hits, Britpop, funk
& more; 9, free. FRI: DJ Y spins 70s, 80s & 90s music that’ll
make you feel good; 10, free.



 



FLAMINGO EAST



219 2nd
Ave. (betw. 13th & 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. SAT: GLAM
2001
: Dance legally at ex-Coney Island High party w/glam, punk & metal
by DJ’s Nikki Kane & Michael T., plus go-go girls & Coyote
Shivers live at 11; 10, $10.


 



FRANK’S
LOUNGE



660 Fulton
St. (S. Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:

BANG THE PARTY: Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest
house w/guest DJs each week; 11, $6.


 



FUN



130 Madison
St. (betw. Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303, www.fun.citysearch.com
THURS:
JUST A TASTE: Take a history lesson in techno & hiphop w/Lenny
Dee, Functon, Alan Sax & Koose; 10, $5. FRI: LOOSE BOOTY:
DJ’s Selway, Prozac & Deluxxx spin electro & hiphop; 10, $10. SAT:
N’ICE: Come early to listen to something called "druken
electro" w/Freddie Mash before the night gets underway w/DJ’s A-gram
& Honey Dijon; 10, $10.


 


GINGER’S
BAR



363 5th
Ave. (betw. 5th & 6th Sts.), Bklyn., 718-788-0924
. WEDS:
LOUNGE TRIP: Park Slope’s yup clout continues to grow w/music
by DJ Byron, 6, free.


 


GUERNICA



25 Ave.
B (betw. 2nd & 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: WIKKED:
Two-step & UK garage w/Greg Poole, New York & Lucinda L.C.; 10,
free.


 


HUSH



17 W.
19th St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-252-3244
. THURS: SPINOFF:
Seven DJs take on two rooms; ladies free before 11. FRI: LATIN FUSION:
Two rooms of music w/DJ Johnny Formalari & Norty Cotto mixing Latin, pop
& salsa in the main room, while DJ Fish fills the Soul Lounge w/hiphop
& reggae; 10, $10-$15.



 



IDLEWILD



145 E.
Houston St. (betw. Eldridge & Forsythe Sts.), 212-477-5005
. TUES:
DEEP SEE: One year anniversary of Lola & E-Man’s underground
house party in swanky faux-airplane lounge–w/special guest Frankie Feliciano;
9, free. ADAM SCOTT: Plays an early evening set w/guest El Mayimbe; 6-9
p.m., free.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st
Ave. (betw. 10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE
(UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: TAKUH-H: New drum ’n’ bass party
w/Takuya & friends; 9, $5. THURS: HOOPLA: DJ Eli Wolf handles
funk; 10, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Funk & soul w/DJ
Hitoshi, 9, $10. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN: House & funk w/DJ Taka;
10, $5. SUN: INTERNAL AFFAIRS: Lounge-core w/DJ Alex; 9, $5. MON:
KAYANE: Unplugged national & local bands; 9, $5. TUES: SUBTLE
CHAOS
: Night of trance & techno w/rotating crew of DJs; $3.




IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: TAKUH-X: Same as upstairs
party; 10, $5. THURS: HOOPLA: Electro-funk party w/Matt Garrisson
& Ben Perowski; 9, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Funk &
soul w/EMCQ, Sabina, Bryan Vargas & Ya Esta; 9, $10. SAT: GET
THE FUNK IN
: Live funk & Latin bands incl. Skol Patrol, A. Skolnick,
Le Collage; 9, $10. SUN: INTERNAL AFFAIRS: Sustain Release performance
art w/live drum ’n’ bass; 9, $5. MON: KAYANE: Local
& national bands play acoustic sets; 9, $5. TUES: SUBTLE CHAOS:
Same as upstairs; $3.



 



KARMA



51 1st
Ave. (betw. 3rd & 4th Sts.), 212-677-3160
. FRI: AUDIO
ENLIGHTENMENT
: You bring the cd, you pick the track, they play it &
anyone who shows up w/that "I Like Bumblebee Tuna" ska monstrosity
gets killed; 10, free.


 


KOROVA MILK
BAR



200 Ave.
A (betw. 12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-8838
. SAT: BUTTAFUNK:
DJ Grimace, Invisible & Demo kick old school, classic & underground
hiphop for East Village heads; 11-4 a.m., free.



 



LA BELLE EPOQUE



827 B’way
(betw. 12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-6436
. THURS: LA RUMBA:
Dance to salsa & old-school Cuban music w/DJ Fede–live performances
at 9:30 & 11:30; $10.


 


LEI BAR



139 1/2
E. 7th St. (betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. FRI: PLANET
CLAIRE
: Go-go action & 80s hits from hosts Holly (Greendoor) &
Johnny T. (Motherfucker), plus come early to hear hiphop; 10, $5-$7. SAT:
TRICK: DJ Miss Guy (of the Toilet Boys), Jesse Malin & Holly
spin rock, soul & punk, plus go-go dancers; 11, $7.


 


LEO LOUNGE



218 Sullivan
St. (betw. Bleecker & 3rd Sts.), 212-802-4506
. FRI: JUICY
FRUIT
: Flavian, Jean-Claude, Malcolm, Alan Gordon & Phanie’s weekly
party feat. DJs Peter Parker & Alan Gordon on the hiphop & r&b tip;
10.



 



LIMELIGHT



47 W.
20th St. (6th Ave.), 212-807-7780
. WEDS: LIVE!:
New night touts "live" DJs–as opposed to the pre-recorded ones?–Jonas
Bronk, Nodus, There4; 9:30, $15.


 



LUAHN



59 5th
Ave (13th St.), 212-802-4506
. MON: FLIRT MONDAYS:
Alice in Wonderland Masquerade Ball Evening w/music by IMG model Kiara &
Peter Parker; 10.


 


MARION’S



354 Bowery
(4th St.), 212-475-7621
. MON: PONTANI SISTERS:
Yesteryear Vegas-style extravaganza w/glamour to spare; 9-10:30 p.m., $3.


 


NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson
St. (betw. Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE
LIBATIONS
: DJs Qool Marv & Eddie Ed provide urban lounge,
hiphop & world at chilled-out spot conducive to quality time–drink
specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2 a.m., free.



 



NELL’S



246 W.
14th St. (betw. 7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS:
CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT CAFE: DJ Medina’s old-school Cuban favorites
w/live performances; 9, $10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure
Salsa, www.cubansoul.com for info; 9, $7-$10. THURS: CORPORATE CASUAL
THURSDAYS
: "The premiere networking & social event for mature,
sophisticated urban professionals" feat. live entertainment, buffet &
DJ Jerome on the decks w/hot r&b, soul & house; 6-10.


 



NOWBAR



22 7th
Ave. S. (Leroy St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS:
GUILTY
PLEASURES
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s party for transsexuals, cross-dressers
& their admirers showcases transgender performers, live vocalists &
lip-sync artists, plus chance to win $500 in drag queen contest w/guests Miss
Shakira, Bonita, Miss Asia, Pearl & Madiva; 9, $15 women, $20 men. FRI:
DIVA ‘74: Relive the days of Disco w/DJ Crater & drag shows;
10, $15. SAT: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS: Another
party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. drag shows & sounds by
DJ Carter plus guests; $10 women, $20 men.


 


OHM



16 W.
22nd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.com
Open
for dinner at 8, dancing starts at 10. THURS: FUZION: Night of
Latin mixes for the locals & trendies; 10, $20. FRI: MOVE:
Eddie Baez brings you house, while it’s hiphop & reggae downstairs
w/Max Glazer–open bar 10-11, 212-252-2582 for info. SAT: NO LIMIT:
Hi-energy house & techno by Jason Ojeda & Sebastian, while Louie Passion
& Scissa Hanz spin soul & hiphop downstairs; 10.


 


RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave.
A (betw. 12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free.
WEDS: DAMAGED: DJ Dandy Sex supplies massive amounts of goth,
new wave, punk & industrial; 11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED:
The Who, The Kinks plus Sam & Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!:
Professor Jeff & Tibby X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SAT:
RUSTIN@RAVEN: New wave & 80’s punk during DJ Rustin’s monthly
show; 10. SUN: THE OTHER SIDE: DJ Jarek & Paul w/goth,
industrial & new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY MANNERS MONDAYS: DJ’s
Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay & Upsetter FC spin reggae &
its offshoots & antecedents–ska, rocksteady & dub;
9. TUES: THE SHADOW FACTORY: Experimental pop, drone, post-punk
& something called "children’s psychedelia" w/DJ Jon Deadleaves;
10, free.



 



REMY LOUNGE



104 Greenwich
St. (Carlise St.), 212-267-4646
. SAT: ATREVETE: Two-floor
party has become a staple w/hiphop, reggae, r&b by Ed Swift & Fish,
salsa, house & Latin pop by Richie, 212-869-1515 for guestlist
action; $15, $10 guestlist. TUES: SHOOTING STAR KARAOKE: Strut
your stuff while drinking down happy-hour drinks (until 7)–dance music
takes over after that, free drink every time you sing!, 212-869-1515 for info;
5, $7.


 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard
St. (betw. Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: Open turntable party has been making the scene for three years
now. Bring your own records, headphones & stage names–sign-ups start
at 9.


 



RUBBER MONKEY



279 Church
St. (White St.), 212-625-8220
. WEDS: CHOC O LATA: Slew
of rotating DJs w/Floyd Morris of the Flavor Factory kick a Latin vibe, 212-414-0044
for more info; 9, $10. THURS: CELEBRITY: Live performances by
house divas, prepare to see lots of rubber; 9, $5. FRI: KARAOKE:
Danny Kane brings his classic blend & lovely lasses to this sing-along
party–r&b & hiphop downstairs; 10, $10, $5 for women &
those in fetish gear. SAT: LOOSE VIRGIN: Frothing frenzy party
all about seduction w/DJ Soul Selector spinning house, trance & r&b;
9, $5-$10. MON: ACOUSTICA: Rockers-to-be & Broadway stars
sing their hearts out during this cabaret-themed evening the second &
fourth Mondays of the month; 9, 2 drink min. TUES: I LOVE NEW YORK:
Old school dance party w/Romeo, Gianfranco & Princess Stefani; 10, $10.


 


SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge
St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com

Half priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: SHORTY’S LOVE LOUNGE: DJ Ramsy
returns w/mix of hiphop, funk & disco tunes; 7, free. THURS: STRAIGHT
UP
: Start your weekend a little early, while downing multiple rounds
of scotch & soda w/DJ E-Man–one of NY’s best hiphop, house, classics
& soul spinners; 10, $3. FRI: VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice
pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk & classics; 12 a.m., $5; SAT: INFINITY:
DJ Seth K spins house, classics, old-school, hiphop & Latin; 7, $5.
SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY: DJs Chappy & Don S. start the week right–w/half-price
drinks to get introspective downtown folk dancing; 10, $1 contrib. MON:
SAPPHIRE MONDAZE: Brian from Sleaze Factor & Kevin McCray
keep every form of house music coming through the speakers; $5. TUES: TOUCH
TUESDAYS
: DJ Wil Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" further
downtown; 10, $1 contrib.


 


SHINE



285 W.
B’way (Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. THURS: GIANT STEP:
Weekly session for the deepest sounds in dance music w/resident DJ Ron Trent
& friends; 10, $10. FRI: OLU DARA: Bandleader Olu Dara conducts
blues, funk & jazz; 8:30, $15. TUES: LAZY DOG: Notable
West London DJs Ben Watt of Everything But the Girl & Jay Hannan; 10,
$18.


 


SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb
Ave. (Clermont Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT
IN BROOKLYN
: House music & guest musicians like Zilo Groove, Meschelle
N’Degue & D’Angelo; 8, $5.



 



SPA



76 E.
13th St. (betw. Broadway & Lafayette St.), 212-388-1060
. WEDS:
SHATTERED: Pre-party farewell to "Squeezebox" (see "Music"
or "Since When?" for more info) has Cherie Currie & Sandy
West from the group the Runaways playing songs w/Gina &Squid from
the Lunachicks backing them up; 10, free.


 


SPEEED



20 W.
39th St. (5th Ave.), 212-252-2044
. SAT: CYBERIA: Hiro
kicks it off w/Vorg, David Christopher & Parish bringing house, trance
& techno; 10, $15.



 



STUDIO 54



254 W.
54th St. (betw. B’way & 8th Ave.), 212-726-8297
. THURS:
POP THURSDAYS
: Float’s Big Ben starts the weekend early w/the best
of hiphop, pop & everything 80s–open bar 9:30-11; 9:30, free till 10:30,
$5 till 11.


 


SWEET &
VICIOUS



5 Spring
St. (betw. Elizabeth St. & Bowery), 212-334-7915
. MON: Qmaxx420,
Puppetmaster & Dubchek rock the "hard supersonic dub sounds"
to keep the uppity crowd drinking as they sit on sauna-type benches;
10, free.



 



SWIM



145 Orchard
St. (betw. Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS:
THE GATHERING
: Staple Design & Mass Appeal magazine host
weekly soul & hiphop party w/DJs Jeffstaple & Selector JD; 10-3 a.m.,
free.


 


13



35 E.
13th St., 3rd fl. (betw. University Pl. & B’way), 212-979-6677, www.bar13.com

WEDS: FREEDOM: Weekly lounge party; 10, $5. THURS: BROADCAST:
Micheal T, Alex & Joe II flow popular 80s & new wave tunes; 10,
free. SUN: SHOUT: Psychedelic soul/dance party for fans of 60s
& 70s mod & punk; 10, free.


 


TRUE



28 E.
23rd St. (betw. Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. TUES:
LATINO CAFE: Weekly hiphop, r&b, funk & house fusion party
w/Oscar Poche plus guest DJs; 5-10 p.m., free. WEDS: GOMORRAH:
Weekly fetish party feat. Die J! Mars, Vivid Video; 8, sliding scale admission
starting at $20 for those in khakis to $5 if you’re sporting fetish gear.
THURS: TAINTED LOVE: Lo-fi Lee flashes back w/80’s new wave;
$5 before 10, $10 after; SWING NITE: Lo-fi Lee brings in the Flipped
Fedoras to swing till 10; 6, $5. FRI: SMUTFEST!: Spankings, bare-asses
& the live music of Cocktail Slut, Ms. Blowdryer & Split Me Wide Open
among others; 8, $10.


 


TRIBE



132 1st
Ave. (8th St.), 212-979-8965.
MON:
HEY, LOVE!: Funky-soul breaks
w/DJ Howie Long plus modern hiphop & r&b courtesy of DJ
Roc-steady; 8, free.


 


VELVET



167 Ave.
A (10th St.), 212-965-0439
. THURS: DJs Kimbe & Alexander
Solomos mix progressive & hard trance in the upstairs party room; 10, free.


 


VERUKA



525 Broome
St. (betw. Thompson St. & 6th Ave.), 212-625-1717
. THURS: CANDY
AFTERWORK
: Kick off those pumps & boogie to soul, classics & disco
favorites in this Soho lounge; 5-10, free.



 



VIG



12 Spring
St. (Elizabeth St.), 212-633-6513
. MON: HEY, LOVE: West
Coast party now in Soho as residents Sensation, Stats & Consigliere rock
r&b, dancehall & garage house; 9, free.


 



VILLAGE LANTERN



167 Bleecker
St. (betw. Thompson & Sullivan Sts.)
. THURS: NEXT:
DJ Cool CH helps the young & upwardly mobile gyrate to hiphop, r&b,
disco, reggae & Latin freestyle; 6.


 



VILLAGE UNDERGROUND



130 W.
3rd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-777-7745
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." Most weekends, call first. FRI: ALTERLATINO:
Live performances & salsa, rock & Español by DJ Time; 9, $5-$12.
SAT: BRAZILIAN WAY: 110% Brazilian all night long w/live performance
& music by DJ Fabio S., 212-869-1515 for guestlist; 10, $5-$12, free before
11.


 



VOID



16 Mercer
St. (Howard St.), 212-941-6492
. Open Weds. & Thurs. 7:30 p.m.-2
a.m.; Fri. & Sat. 8 p.m.-3 a.m. DJs start at 10:30. WEDS: SPINCYCLE74:
Select international DJs spin 74 min. of music each, to enable live
recording on a single CD. THURS: AKSUM: Feat. DJ’s EJ &
Oreck; 8. FRI: MONDO BOSSA: w/DJ Ray Velasquez; 10:30-3 a.m. SAT:
SATIATE: Taka & Hitoshi trade weekly duties; 10:30-3
a.m.


 



WORLD TRADE
CENTER



1 West
St. (betw. Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN:
THE STEREO SHOW
: On the 107th floor, Penelope Tuesdae hosts "Date
Odyssey 2001," singles shindig w/name cards, party favors & floor showtry
not to get drunk & distracted by the view; 8:30, free.


 


XVI



16 1st
Ave. (betw. 1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-260-1549
. FRI & SAT:
ALLSTARS: DJ’s Butt L, $mall ¢hange, Larry Love, Soul Selector &
friends keep it moving; 10, $5.



 


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9 Great
Jones St. (betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See
also "Rock ’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE:
NY’s longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs
incl. Cassien, Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.


 


ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave.
C (7th St.), 212-780-0202, www.monikabrand.com
WEDS: ALL THAT
JAZZ
: Monika Brand mixes standards & originals celebrating jazz’s
grand heritage & pointing to its brilliant future; 8-11, free. FRI: GIRLESQUE:
Glorya Wholesome hosts sexy burlesque show to benefit Positive Health Project,
which promotes safe sex education programs in NYC; 212-802-9502 for more info.


 


ANGEL



174 Orchard
St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No
cover. WEDS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL RADIO: DJ Dizzy hosts new
rock night feat. Siltbreeze recording artist Dan Brown; 9:30. THURS: ETHER:
DJs Blues & Fflood spin jungle, ambient & electro w/guests Lixx &
Darkstar; 10. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s
seminal Deadly Dragon Soundsystem handles old-school hiphop, Latin beats
& dancehall; 10. SAT: INSTINCTTIVE PATH: Rob Flow & Clay
Nice keep the r&b & hophop flavors pumping; 10. SUN: CHAMPION
SOUL
: Come sip mimosas & bloody marys while Andrew "Mistar"
Brown & Malik Wiliams rock jazz, 2-step & UK garage; 10, free.


 



APT.



419 W.
13th St. (betw. 1st St. & Ave A.)
. WEDS: PAR-TAY:
Weekly spot to shake your ass to modern house, hiphop & classics, w/$mall
¢hange & Alec; 10, free.


 


AUBETTE



119 E.
27th St. (betw. Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS:
STACKED DECK: $mall ¢hange vibes out in social lounge w/underground
hiphop, deep funk, house, salsa & breaks; 8, free. MON: STOLEN
MOMENTS
: $mall ¢hange drops real jazz & beyond for swanky folk, sometimes
DJ Gerald McBoing Boing joins in; free.


 


BAKTUN



418 W.
14th St. (9th Ave.), 212-206-1590
. THURS: Connect 4 DJ Squad
(Frenzi, Mor, Sonic & Lord Vader) spin hiphop, classics & old-school
r&b; 7, $5.


 


BAR 169



169 E.
B’way (Essex St.), 212-473-8866
. THURS: LOCA’S LOUNGE:
DJs Houdini & CZR alternate spinning tribal music while DJ Heckel serves
hiphop, classics & salsa for an eclectic crowd of boys & girls, 212-714-8149
for info; 9, $5-$8.


 


BARAZA



133 Ave.
C (betw. 8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. Doors at 7:30, music at
10. No cover charge. WEDS: THIAROYE: DJs Dakar & guests spin
reggae. THURS: BARAZA THURSDAY: DJ Bay of Pigs spins Cuban,
salsa & funk. FRI: Brazilian, Latin & soul w/DJ Maurice. SAT:
DJ Jeoc w/classic salsa. MON: DIGGS 2000: Put your Monday
blues off until Tuesday w/house, r&b & dance. TUES:
Trip hop & ambient party w/DJ Daemon.


 


BARMACY



538 E.
14th St. (betw. Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR.
HUMP
: DJ Wake ’n’ Bake spins rock, sexual garage & psycho-country
plus a nightly game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo"
w/Dr. Ducky. Always a weekly theme. This week, "Sex Ed: Female Anatomy
101" w/q&a to follow; 10, $3, free before 10. THURS: ROCK
’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE
: That Guy Tom explores the sonic universe between
pre-punk & punk proper, spinning Iggy, MC5, the NY Dolls, Dead Boys, Sonics,
etc.; 10, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE: Dr. Ringding & Slim
Chance play anything from "guitar & sax grind" to punk, soul &
metal while hipsters attempt to shake it; 10, free. SAT: BIG YELLOW:
DJ James Spooner with "beats from the brotherland" incl. 70s soul,
funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN: TIMEBOMB: Punk,
rock ’n’ roll & Blondie; 10, free. TUES: SHINDIG:
DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go dancing Pontani Sisters demonstrate the
watusi, frug & swim; 10, $5, gals free.


 


BEAUTY BAR



231 E.
14th St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks
till 9. WEDS: AM/FM: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D.
behind the wheel; 10, free. THURS: POP-O-DELIC: Acid-styled
bubblegum pop party w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE:
WBAI’s DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican
r&b; 10, free. SAT: THE ALMIGHTY BURNER: Young DJ Samir kicks
out jazz-groove-soul-funk jams, from James Brown & Herbie Hancock to Jungle
Brothers & Tribe; 10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek
spins it all; 10, free. TUES: TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor
serves up 18-wheel anthems about cheating, lying & drinking for all the,
uh, Afgani NYU wranglers in the house; 10, free.


 


BLUE LOUNGE



197 Driggs
Ave. (N. 8th St.), Williamsburg, 718-782-8005
. WEDS: NEW WAVE
80S
: Synthpop, New Romantics & memorable favorites in this Williamsburg
sake lounge; 10:30-2:30 a.m., free. MON: GREATEST MELODIES OF ALL
TIMES
: Eclectic night of music feat. tunes from 30s-60s: Nat King
Cole, Ella, Elvis, Nina & Frank; 9, free.


 


BOTANICA



47 E.
Houston St. (betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS:
SOUL PARTY: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s;
10, free. FRI: MR. VACATION: Spins vintage reggae, hiphop &
break beats; 10, free. SUN: SHARKBITE: A little bit of everything
as DJ Sharkbite goes from rock to punk to disco to country; 8. MON:
POWERLOUNGE!: DJ Shakey bridges rock & jazz plus
annual clothes swap at 9; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS:
DJs Jes Grew & Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues; 9, free.


 


CENTRO-FLY



45-51
W. 21st St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7770
. FRI: GBH:
DJ Tuesdae (in a string bikini plus she just got new knockers!), Anthony Mac
& Seth bring their party down the street w/guests each week, 212-539-3858
for guestlist info; 10-6 a.m., $10-$20. SAT: TRU SKUL: Ken Ishii
& Foundation residents Kimyon & Rich Bourque; 10, $10-$20.


 


CHEETAH



12 W.
21st St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats,
jeans or athletic gear, ever. WEDS: GROOVE’S PARADISE: Two-level
party feat. everything from reggae to hiphop w/DJ Riz & guests upstairs,
Latin & salsa w/DJ Tony Hernandez downstairs; 10, $10-$20. SAT: CHERCHEZ
LA FEMME
: City natives as well as bridge & tunnel types flock
to experience DJ Rich Rydell’s house beats, trapeze artists &
DJ Double "00" spinning hiphop downstairs–if they can squeeze
in. Open bar 10-11–212-252-CLUB for guestlist & info; 10, $20.
SUN: MARDI GRAS: Studio 54’s Nicky Siano & DJ Merritt
spin for ongoing party feat. hot DJs & different musical acts each week–open
bar from 9:30-11, $10. MON: PURR: Four years & still going–Bonnie
& Belinda host–hiphop party for celebs & ultra-trendy folks; $25
men, $7 ladies.


 


CHINA CHALET



47 B’way
(betw. Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Bash for big, beautiful people & their admirers; 9, $20, incl. 2
drinks, $5 before 9:30.


 


DINER



85 B’way
(Berry St.), Williamsburg, 718-466-3077
. SUN: AUDIO BUFFET:
Turntablist regular DJ Dizzy, from Williamsburg microradio station free103point9,
spins an eclectic mix w/guests & performers incl. Matt Mikas; 10-2 a.m.,
free.


 


DRINKLAND



339 E.
10th St. (betw. Aves. A & B), 212-228-2435, www.drinkland.com
No
cover except Sundays. SAT: MIND FLUID ELEVATION THROUGH SOUND:
Lola, Kayo! & G.O.V.’s new party in plush-ass atmosphere; 10, free.


 


EXIT



610 W.
56th St. (betw. 11th & 12th Sts.), 212-398-1014
. SAT: EXITANTE
SATURDAYS
: Johnny Famolari & Norty Cotto provide music for six levels
of dancing in the logical setting for Die Hard IV; 10, $20, $15
before 12 a.m.


 


FAILTE



531 2nd
Ave. (betw. 29th & 30th Sts.), 212-725-9440
. WEDS: Specials
for the ladies all night long & eclectic mix coming through the speakers;
8, free. THURS: Robbie Ronson spins 80s alternative hits, Britpop, funk
& more; 9, free. FRI: DJ Y spins 70s, 80s & 90s music that’ll
make you feel good; 10, free.


 


FLOAT



240 W.
52nd St. (betw. B’way & 8th Ave.), www.FloatSpace.com
FRI:
NETPARTY: Networking event/social for young professionals;
6-11, $10.


 


FRANK’S
LOUNGE



660 Fulton
St. (S. Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:

BANG THE PARTY: Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest
house w/guest DJs each week; 11, $6.


 


FUN



130 Madison
St. (betw. Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303, www.fun-ny.com
Open
daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m. WEDS: THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY: Camaro 2001
reunites house DJs Joeski, 333, Ryde & Sameer; 10, $5. THURS:
Star People CD release party; 10, $5.



 



GUERNICA



25 Ave.
B (betw. 2nd & 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: WIKKED:
Two-step & UK garage w/Greg Poole, New York & Lucinda L.C.; 10,
free.


 



HUSH



17 W.
19th St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-252-3244
. FRI: LATIN
FUSION
: Two rooms of music w/DJ Johnny Formalari & Norty Cotto mixing
Latin, pop & salsa in the main room, while DJ Fish dominates the Soul Lounge
w/hiphop & reggae; 10, $10-$15.


 


IDLEWILD



145 E.
Houston St. (betw. Eldridge & Forsythe Sts.), 212-477-5005
. TUES:
DEEP SEA: Lola & E-Man host underground house party in
swanky faux-airplane lounge–plus weekly guests, 212-591-0787; 10, free.


 


INFRA-RED



210 Rivington
St. (betw. Pitt & Ridge Sts.), 212-254-5043
. MON: Connect
4 DJ Squad (Frenzi, Mor, Sonic & Lord Vader) spin hiphop, classics &
old school r&b, 800-994-TWINZ for party info; 6, free.


 


IZZY BAR



166 1st
Ave. (betw. 10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.



IZZY LOUNGE
(UPSTAIRS):
THURS: HOOPLA: DJ Eli Wolf handles funk;
10, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Funk & soul w/EMCQ, Afromantra,
Master Flat, 9, $10. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN: House & funk w/DJ
Ismael; 10, $5. SUN: OTODAMA: DJ Toshi w/triphop mixes plus One
Time & God; 9, $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three different
house DJs w/the balls to name themselves after members of the G 7 summitUK,
U.S. & Canada; 9, $3.




IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: TAKUH-X: New drum & bass
party; 10, $5. THURS: HOOPLA: Electro-funk party w/Matt Garrisson
& Thick; 9, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Same as upstairs;
9, $10. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN: Live funk & Latin bands incl.
Dave Mullen’s Butter, Next Tribe & Alice’s Five Moons; 9, $10.
SUN: INTERNAL AFFAIRS: Kayane’s new world music party feat.
Schism & V3; $5. MON: KAYANE: Local & national bands play
acoustic sets; 9, $5.


 


KOROVA MILK
BAR



200 Ave.
A (betw. 12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-8838
. SAT: BUTTAFUNK:
DJ Grimace, Invisible & Demo kick old school, classic & underground
hiphop for the heads & East Village types; 11-4 a.m., free.


 


LA BELLE EPOQUE



827 B’way
(betw. 12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-6436
. See also "Rock ’n’
Roll." THURS: LA RUMBA: Dance to salsa & old-school
Cuban music w/DJ Fede–live performances at 10:30 & 12:30 a.m.;
$7.


 


LAST EXIT



136 Atlantic
Ave. (betw. Clinton & Henry Sts.), Bklyn., 718-222-9198
. FRI:
LISTEN: Weekly party w/DJs Jeph & Dribbler serving…"grooves";
10, free. SAT: SOUL SEARCHIN’: DJ Taro booty-calls you w/vintage
soul & funk; 10, free.


 


LEI BAR



139 1/2
E. 7th St. (betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. FRI: PLANET
CLAIRE
: Go-go action & 80s hits from hosts Holly (Greendoor) &
Johnny T. (Motherfucker), plus come early to hear hiphop; 11, $5-$7. SAT:
TRICK: DJ Miss Guy of the Toilet Boys, Jesse Malin & Holly spin
rock, soul & punk, plus go-go dancers; 11, $7.


 


LEO LOUNGE



218 Sullivan
St. (betw. Bleecker & 3rd Sts.), 212-802-4506
. FRI: JUICY
FRUIT
: Flavian, Jean-Claude, Malcolm, Alan Gordon & Phanie’s new
weekly party feat. DJs Peter Parker & Alan Gordon on the hiphop & r&b
tip; 10.


 


LIMELIGHT



47 W.
20th St. (6th Ave.), 212-807-7780
. WEDS: Sam Ash party
w/live performances by Size Deep, Down Zero & Forward plus trance &
house by DJ Joe Jack at midnight; 9, $10-$15.


 


NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson
St. (betw. Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE
LIBATIONS
: DJs Qool Marv & Eddie Ed provide urban lounge,
hiphop & world at chilled-out spot conducive to quality time–drink
specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2 a.m., free.


 


NELL’S



246 W.
14th St. (betw. 7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS:
CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT CAFE: DJ Medina’s old-school Cuban favorites
w/live performances; 9, $10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure
Salsa, www.cubansoul.com for info; 9, $7-$10.


 


NO MOORE



234 W.
B’way (N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA:
Live afro-Cuban music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 &
12, lessons at 8:30, $10.


 


NOWBAR



22 7th
Ave. S. (Leroy St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS:
GUILTY
PLEASURES
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s kinky party for transsexuals,
cross-dressers & their admirers showcases transgender performers, live vocalists
& lip-sync artists, plus chance to win $500 in drag queen contest; 9, $15
women, $20 men. FRI: GODDESS: Glorya Wholesome’s transgender
cabaret party w/music by Throb’s DJ Carter & guests Mother Pearl &
Madiva; 10, $10-$20. SAT: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS:
Another party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. drag shows &
sounds by DJ Carter plus guests; $10 women, $20 men.


 


LA NOUVELLE
JUSTINE



24 1st
Ave. (betw. 1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&M
cafe w/nightly fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001:
Hostesses Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy, glittery glam party
w/rock ’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 


OHM



16 W.
22nd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.com
Open
for dinner at 8, dancing starts at 10. THURS: FUZION: Tourists
& trendies come here for night of Latin mixes; 10, $20. FRI: MOVE:
Brand new night begins; Eddie Baez brings you house, while it’s hiphop
& reggae downstairs w/Max Glazer–open bar 10-11, 212-252-2582 for info.
SAT: NO LIMIT: Hi-energy house & techno by Jason Ojeda &
Sebastian, while Louie Passion & Scissa Hanz spin soul & hiphop downstairs;
10.


 


PLANT BAR



217 E.
3rd St. (betw. Aves. B & C), 212-375-9066
. WEDS: FUNKBOX:
Residents Ulysses & Markus Miller & guests: Don Rainwater & Loic
D’Aix; 10. SUN: SUNDAZE: $mall ¢hange & Repoman bring
electric jams–Scratch Perry, King Tubby–and strong drinks to the East
Village; 9-2 a.m., free.


 


RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave.
A (betw. 12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free.
WEDS: DAMAGED: DJ Dandy Sex supplies massive amounts of goth,
new wave, punk & industrial; 11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED:
The Who, The Kinks plus Sam & Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!:
Professor Jeff & Tibby X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SAT:
ROCK ’N’ ROLL HIGH SCHOOL: DJ H spins 70s hardrock,
glam & punk ala T-Rex, Thin Lizzy & the likes; 10. SUN: THE
OTHER SIDE
: DJ Jarek & Paul w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON:
HEAVY MANNERS MONDAYS: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro,
Agent Jay & Upsetter FC spin reggae & its offshoots & antecedents–ska,
rocksteady & dub; 9. TUES: THE SHADOW FACTORY: Experimental
pop, drone, post-punk & something called "children’s psychedelia"
w/DJ Jon Deadleaves; 10, free.


 


REMY LOUNGE



104 Greenwich
St. (Carlise St.), 212-267-4646
. THURS: BRAZILLAIN SWING:
DJ Fabio takes break from shilling imitation butter to lay down hot
tropical tunes. SAT: ATREVETE: Two-floor party has become
a staple w/hiphop, reggae, r&b by Ed Swift & Fish; salsa, house &
Latin pop by Richie, 212-869-1515 for guestlist action; $15, $10
guestlist. TUES: SHOOTING STAR KARAOKE: Strut your stuff while
drinking down happy-hour drinks (until 7)–dance music takes over after
that, free drink every time you sing!, 212-869-1515 for info; 5, $7.


 


RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard
St. (betw. Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: Open turntable party has been making the scene for three years
now. Bring your own records, headphones & stage names–sign-ups
start at 9.


 


RUBBER MONKEY



279 Church
St. (White St.), 212-625-8220
. WEDS: CHOC O LATA: Slew
of rotating DJs w/Floyd Morris of the Flavor Factory kick a Latin vibe, 212-414-0044
for more info; 9, $10. THURS: CELEBRITY: Learn to laugh at those
who think rubber is a fashion statement while enjoying live performances by
house divas; 9, $5. FRI: KARAOKE: Danny Kane beings his
classic blend & lovely lasses to this karaoke party–r&b & hiphop
downstairs; 10, $10, $5 for women & those in fetish gear. SAT: LOOSE
VIRGIN
: Frothing frenzy party all about seduction w/DJ Soul Selector spinning
house, trance & r&b; 9, $5-$10. SUN: SPANK: Fill the void
between weekend & work madness w/cocktails & music spun by DJ Spyro–a
downtown version of the gay cocktailing found elsewhere; 9, $5-$7. MON: ACOUSTICA:
Rockers-to-be & Broadway stars sing their hearts out during this
cabaret-themed evening the second & fourth Mondays of the month; 9, 2 drink
min. TUES: I LOVE NEW YORK: Old school dance party w/Romeo, Gianfranco
& Princess Stefani; 10, $10.


 


SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge
St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com

Half priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: SHORTY’S LOVE LOUNGE: DJ Ramsy
returns w/mix of hiphop, funk & disco tunes; 7, free. THURS: STRAIGHT
UP
: Start your weekend a little early, while downing multiple rounds
of scotch & soda w/DJ E-Man–one of NY’s best hiphop, house, classics
& soul spinners; 10, $3. FRI: VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice
pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk & classics; 12 a.m., $5; THE B-SIDE:
DJ Eddie Marz designs a masterpiece of beats & rhythms; 6, $5. SAT:
INFINITY: DJ Seth K spins house, classics, old-school, hiphop
& Latin; 7, $5. SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY: DJs Chappy & Don S.
start the week right–w/half-price drinks to get introspective downtown
folk dancing; 10, $1 contrib. MON: SAPPHIRE MONDAZE:
Brian from Sleaze Factor & Kevin McCray keep every form of house music
coming through the speakers; $5. TUES: TOUCH TUESDAYS: DJ Wil
Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" further downtown; 10, $1 contrib.


 


SHINE



285 W.
B’way (Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. THURS: GIANT STEP:
Weekly session for the deepest sounds in dance music w/resident DJ Ron Trent
& friends; 10, $10. SAT: WIKKED: Two-step & UK
garage w/Greg Poole, New York (yeah, he’s a DJ–as in DJ New York)
& Lucinda L.C.; 10, $19-$20.


 


XVI



16 1st
Ave. (betw. 1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-260-1549
. WEDS: TRIBAL
SOUNDS
: Marie Afonso performs; 10.


 


SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb
Ave. (Clermont Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT
IN BROOKLYN
: Ft. Greene deserves your attention w/house music &
guest musicians like Zilo Groove, Meschelle N’Degue & D’Angelo;
8, $5.


 


STUDIO 54



254 W.
54th St. (betw. B’way & 8th Ave.), 212-726-8297
. THURS:
POP THURSDAYS
: Float’s Big Ben starts the weekend early w/the best
of hiphop, pop & everything 80s–open bar 9:30-11; 9:30, free till 10:30,
$5 till 11.


 


SWEET &
VICIOUS



5 Spring
St. (betw. Elizabeth St. & Bowery), 212-334-7915.
MON: Qmaxx420,
Puppetmaster & Dubchek rock the "hard supersonice dub sounds"
to keep the high-falutin crowd drinking as they sit on sauna-type benches;
10, free.


 


SWIM



145 Orchard
St. (betw. Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS:
THE GATHERING
: URB & Mass Appeal magazines host weekly
soul & hiphop party w/DJs Jeffstaple & Selector JD; 11-3 a.m., free.


 


TAGINE DINING
GALLERY



537 9th
Ave. (40th St.), 212-564-7292
. THURS: UNIVERSAL CAFE:
DJ Eddie Marz spins organic sounds that will move your soul & shake your
ass; 9, $5.


 


13



35 E.
13th St., 3rd fl. (betw. University Pl. & B’way), 212-979-6677, www.bar13.com

WEDS: FIX: A no-attitude rock ’n’ roll party is promised;
10, free. THURS: BROADCAST: Micheal T, Alex & Joe II flow
popular 80s & new wave tunes; 10, free. SUN: SHOUT: Psychedelic
soul/dance party for fans of 60s & 70s mod & punk; 10, free.


 


TWILO



530 W.
27th St. (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com
21 & over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. WEDS: TWILO
SPINOFF
: Five finalists spin for panel of judges; 10, $5, 18 & over.
FRI: Tonight’s DJs incl. Josh Wink & Doc Martin. SAT:
RESPECT IS BURNING
: Junior Vasquez, who doesn’t go on until
3 a.m. at the earliest, stretches his night well into Sunday morning; 11, $20-$25.


 


VERUKA



525 Broome
St. (betw. Thompson St. & 6th Ave.), 212-625-1717
. THURS: CANDY
AFTERWORK
: Kick off those pumps & boogie to soul, classics & disco
favorites in this Soho lounge; 5-10, free.


 


VILLAGE UNDERGROUND



130 W.
3rd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-777-7745
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." Most weekends, call first. FRI: ALTERNLATINO:
Live performances & salsa, rock & Español by DJ Time; 9, $5-$12.
SAT: BRAZILIAN WAY: 110% Brazilian all night long w/live performance
& music by DJ Fabio S., 212-869-1515 for guestlist; 10, $5-$12, free before
11.


 


WORLD NIGHTCLUB



1501
B’way (43rd St.), 212-252-3242
. SAT: WORLD SATURDAYS:
Two floors of music feat. house w/DJs Denny Tsettos & Jared Scream in the
main room, hiphop & r&b in the V.I.P. room w/DJ Ted Dillinger; 10, $20-$25.


 


WORLD TRADE
CENTER



1 West
St. (betw. Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN:
THE STEREO SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you
to dress for success because you know she will; 8, free.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.


 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th St.),
212-780-0202, www.monikabrand.com
WEDS: ALL THAT JAZZ:
Monika Brand mixes standards & originals that celebrates jazz’s
grand heritage & points to its brilliant future; 8-11, free.
SUN: FETISH RETINUE: Latex designer The Baroness hosts "Romance
of the Foot," a celebration of shoes, boots & feet, w/Princess
Paulina; 8-12 a.m., $13, $5 in fetish gear.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
ROCK ’N’ ROLL RADIO
: DJ Dizzy hosts new rock night feat. Sandoz;
9:30. THURS: ETHER: DJs Blues & Fflood spin jungle, ambient
& electro blipperings w/Swingsett, Wicket & E. Moss; 10. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE:
DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal Deadly Dragon Soundsystem spins
old-school hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall; 10. SAT: INSTINCTIVE
PATH
: Hiphop & soul party w/Rob Flow & Clay Nice; 10. SUN:
XALAM: Senegalese & African music by DJ Dakar; 10, free. TUES:
HOT CALLALOO: Weekly hiphop & reggae party feat. DJs Niko &
Kest plus guest; 10.


 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall ¢hange vibes out in social lounge w/underground hiphop, deep funk, house,
salsa & breaks; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: $mall ¢hange
drops real jazz & beyond for swanky folk, sometimes DJ Gerald McBoing Boing
joins in; free.


 



BAKTUN



418 W. 14th St. (9th
Ave.), 212-206-1590
. THURS: Connect 4 DJ Squad (Frenzi, Mor,
Sonic & Lord Vader) spin hiphop, classics & old-school r&b; 7, $5.


 



BARAZA



133 Ave. C (betw.
8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. Doors at 7:30, music at 10. No cover
charge. WEDS: THIAROYE: DJs Dakar & guests spin reggae. THURS:
BARAZA THURSDAY: DJ Bay of Pigs (that’s balls right there)
spins Cuban, salsa & funk. FRI: Brazilian, Latin & soul w/DJ
Maurice. SAT: DJ Geo keeps funk, reggae & house flowing. MON:
DIGGS 2000
: Put your Monday blues off until Tuesday w/house,
r&b & dance music. TUES: Trip hop & ambient party
w/DJ Daemon.


 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP: DJ Wake
’n’ Bake spins rock, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly
game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo" w/Dr. Ducky.
Always a weekly theme: tonight, learn to strip plus amateur
bump & grind contest–no grandma panties please!; 10, $3, free before
10. THURS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE: That Guy Tom explores
the sonic universe between pre-punk & punk proper, spinning Iggy, MC5, the
NY Dolls, Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE:
Dr. Ringding & Slim Chance play anything from "guitar & sax
grind" to punk, soul & metal while hipsters attempt to shake it; 10,
free. SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James Spooner with "beats from
the brotherland" incl. 70s soul, funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN:
TIMEBOMB
: Punk, rock ’n’ roll & Blondie–praise
the Lord, throw back a few & then a couple more; 10, free.
TUES: SHINDIG: DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go dancing (and
somewhat cracked-looking) Pontani Sisters demonstrate the watusi, frug
& swim; 10, $5, gals free.


 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th St. (betw.
2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks till 9. WEDS:
AM/FM: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D. behind the wheel;
10, free. THURS: POP-O-DELIC: Acid-styled bubblegum pop
party w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE: WBAI’s
DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican r&b;
10, free. SAT: THE ALMIGHTY BURNER: Young DJ Samir kicks out jazz-groove-soul-funk
jams, from James Brown & Herbie Hancock to Jungle Brothers & Tribe;
10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek spins it all; 10, free.
TUES:
TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor serves up 18-wheel
anthems about cheating, lying & drinking for all the, uh, wranglers in the
house; 10, free.


 



BLUE LOUNGE



197 Driggs Ave. (N.
8th St.), Williamsburg, 718-782-8005
. WEDS: NEW WAVE 80S:
Synthpop, New Romantics & memorable favorites in this Williamsburg sake
lounge; 10:30-2:30 a.m., free. MON: GREATEST MELODIES OF ALL TIMES:
Eclectic night of music feat. tunes from 30s-60s like Nat King Cole, Ella, Elvis,
Nina & Frank; 9, free.


 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: MR. VACATION: Spins vintage reggae, hiphop & break
beats; 10, free. SUN: SHARKBITE: Every week at 8. MON: POWERLOUNGE!:
DJ Shakey spins just about everything from rock to jazz; plus you can order
take-out straight to the bar; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS:
DJs Jes Grew & Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues; 9, free.


 



CENTRO-FLY



45-51 W. 21st St.
(betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7770
. FRI: GBH: DJ
Tuesdae (in a string bikini), Anthony Mac & Seth bring their party down
the street. Guest DJs incl. Funstar De Luxe & Marques Wyatt, 212-539-3916
for guestlist info; 10-6 a.m., $10-$20.


 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans or athletic
gear, ever. WEDS: GROOVE’S PARADISE: Two-level party feat.
Latin & Salsa w/DJ Tony Hernandez downstairs & everything from reggae
to hiphop upstairs, where you’ll find DJ Riz & guests; 10, $10-$20.
SAT: CHERCHEZ LA FEMME: City natives as well as bridge
& tunnel types flock to hear DJ Rich Rydell’s house beats, see trapeze
artists flying overheard & enjoy DJ Double "00" spinning hiphop
downstairs–if they can squeeze in. Open bar 10-11–212-252-CLUB
for guestlist & info; 10, $15-$20. SUN: MARDI GRAS: Studio
54’s Nicky Siano & DJ Merritt spin for ongoing party feat. hot DJs
& different musical acts each week–open bar from 9:30-11, $10. MON:
PURR: Four years & still going–Bonnie & Belinda host–hiphop
party for celebs & ultra-trendy folks; $25 men, $7 ladies.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
"Bustier Night" for big, beautiful people & their admirers;
9, $20, incl. 2 drinks, free before 9:30.


 



DINER



85 B’way (Berry
St.), Williamsburg, 718-466-3077
. SUN: AUDIO BUFFET: Turntablist
regular DJ Dizzy, from Williamsburg microradio station free103point9, spins
an eclectic mix w/guest DJs & performers; 10-2 a.m., free.


 



DRINKLAND



339 E. 10th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2435, www.drinkland.com
No cover except Sundays.
SAT: MIND FLUID ELEVATION THROUGH SOUND: Lola, Kayo! & G.O.V.’s
new party in plush-ass atmosphere; 10, free.


 



EXIT



610 W. 56th St. (betw.
11th & 12th Sts.), 212-398-1014
. SAT: EXITANTE SATURDAYS:
Johnny Famolari & Norty Cotto provide music for six levels of music in the
logical setting for Die Hard IV; 10, $20, $15 before 12 a.m.


 



FAILTE



531 2nd Ave. (betw.
29th & 30th Sts.), 212-725-9440
. WEDS: Specials for the ladies
all night long & eclectic mix coming through the speakers; 8, free. THURS:
Robbie Ronson spins 80s alternative hits, Britpop, funk & more; 9, free.
FRI: DJ Y spins 70s, 80s & 90s music that’ll make you feel good;
10, free.


 



FRANK’S LOUNGE



660 Fulton St. (S.
Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:
BANG
THE PARTY
: Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest house
w/guest DJs each week; 11, $6.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303, www.fun-ny.com
Open daily from
8 p.m.-4 a.m. FRI: DAMN IT I NEED A DRINK: Dirty Dave Swingsett
spins drum ’n’ bass; 9, $5. SAT: GOLDEN BOYS: Digital
lounge w/Thomas, Eric & Holmar; 10, $5. SUN: SEXOSONIQUE:
Evil & Evil Productions bring closure to week w/DJs Steven C., Shuki &
Michael Saratoga; 10. TUES: CHILL-OUT: Chuck from Kiss FM keeps
r&b & classics flowing during this weekly hiphop party; 10, $10 men,
$5 ladies.


 



HUSH



17 W. 19th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-252-3244
. FRI: LATIN FUSION:
DJ Richie blends mix of Latin vibes w/house & classics while DJ Fish spins
hiphop, r&b & reggae in the redroom; 10, $10-$20.


 



IDLEWILD



145 E. Houston St.
(betw. Eldridge & Forsythe Sts.), 212-591-0787
. TUES: DEEP
SEA
: Lola & E-Man move their underground house party above the clouds–plus
weekly guests; 10, free.


 



INFRA-RED



210 Rivington St.
(betw. Pitt & Ridge Sts.), 212-254-5043
. MON: Connect 4 DJ
Squad (Frenzi, Mor, Sonic & Lord Vader) spin hiphop, classics & old
school r&b, 800-994-TWINZ for party info; 6, free.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs U-Go w/Neils Aline & Thomas D plus guests
spin deep house; 9:30, $5. THURS: HOOPLA: DJ Romain handles
funk; 10, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Funk & soul w/Freelance
Bishops, Skol Patrol & Next Tribe, 9, $10. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN:
Same as downstairs. SUN: OTODAMA: DJ Toshi w/triphop mixes; $5.
MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three different house DJs w/the balls
to name themselves after entire countriesUK, U.S. & Canada;
9, $3. TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house w/DJ
Gaby Dershin, Ty Sun & GOV; $3.




IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: TAKUH-X: New drum & bass
party; 10, $5. THURS: HOOPLA: Electro-funk party w/Rozz Nash &
Kristin Hoffman; 9, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Same as upstairs;
9, $10. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN: Live funk & Latin bands incl.
Mud Band, Sveti & Samara; 9, $10. SUN: INTERNAL AFFAIRS: Kayane’s
new world music party; $5. MON: EXCAVATION: Khatch hosts night
w/different artists each week; 9, $5. TUES: FLUID: Same as upstairs;
$3.


 



JOY



243 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-946-1972
. FRI: JACK RABBIT SLIMS:
Little to do with Pulp Fiction as DJs Tony Humpheries & Mark Ronson
do hiphop, reggae & r&b; $15.


 



LA BELLE EPOQUE



827 B’way (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-6436
. See also "Rock ’n’
Roll." THURS: LA RUMBA: Dance to salsa & old-school
Cuban music w/DJ Fede–live performances at 10:30 & 12:30 a.m.;
$7.


 



LAST EXIT



136 Atlantic Ave.
(betw. Clinton & Henry Sts.), Bklyn., 718-222-9819
. FRI: LISTEN:
Weekly party w/DJs Jeph & Dribbler handling…"grooves"; 10, free.
SAT: SOUL SEARCHIN’: DJ Taro booty-calls you w/vintage soul
& funk; 10, free.


 



LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. FRI: PLANET
CLAIRE
: New party from hosts Holly (Greendoor) & Johnny T. (Motherfucker)
feat. go-go action & 80s hits; 11, $5-$7. SAT: TRICK:
DJ Miss Guy of the Toilet Boys, Jesse Malin & Holly spin rock, soul &
punk, plus go-go dancers; 11, $7.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-807-7780
. WEDS: Live performances by Chaos
Theory, Downpore & Realm plus club, house & progressive trance around
midnight; 9, $10-$15.


 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled-out
spot conducive to quality time–drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info;
6-2 a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old-school Cuban favorites w/live performances; 9,
$10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure Salsa, www.cubansoul.com
for info; 9, $7-$10.


 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



NOWBAR



22 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS:
GUILTY PLEASURES:
Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s kinky party for transsexuals, cross-dressers
& their admirers showcases transgender performers, live vocalists &
lip-sync artists. (And if you’ve never seen a lip-sync artist, it’s
pretty wild; they’re like vocal mimes.) Superstar guests incl. Siren
LaVerne Cox & Paulina of LIPS. Tonight: Miss Fire Island entertainer, Ariel
Sinclair; 9, $15 women, $20 men. FRI: GODDESS: Glorya Wholesome’s
transgender cabaret party w/music by Throb’s DJ Carter plus Lucky Cheng’s
Mayouko; 10, $10-$20. SAT: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS:
Another party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. drag shows &
sounds by Throb’s DJ Carter plus guests Eva Love & Bianca Leigh (Lucky
Cheng’s); 10, $10 women, $20 men.


 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&M cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party w/rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.com
Open for dinner at
8, dancing starts at 10. THURS: FUZION: Tourists & trendies
come here for night of Latin mixes; 10, $20. FRI: OZONE: DJs Keith
Litman, Marc Anthony & Louie Passion party w/"Kahlua Kollective Beats,"
the international Kahlua promotion brigade; also, sexy dancers,
212-774-7749 for info; 10, $15-$20. SAT: NO LIMIT: Hi-energy house
& techno by Jared Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion spins funk,
soul & hiphop downstairs; 10.


 



PLANT BAR



217 E. 3rd St. (betw.
Aves. B & C), 212-375-9066
. WEDS: MAGICAL MINI-MISH:
Vice Magazine hosts night of booze & beats w/Mike Bryant & Speepyface–now
that’s surprising; 10-2 a.m., free. SUN: SUNDAZE: $mall ¢hange
& Repoman bring electric jams–Scratch Perry, King Tubby–and stong
drinks to the East Village; 9-2 a.m., free.


 



PYRAMID CLUB



101 Ave. A (6th St.),
212-228-4888
. SAT: FLYLIFE: DJs Merritt & Cuffy mix
Latin, hiphop & classics for diva girls & hot boys; 10, $5-$10.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. WEDS:
DAMAGED: New party all about goth, new wave, punk & industrial w/DJ
Dandy Sex; 11. THURS: WELL SUSSED: The Who, The Kinks &
Sam & Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!: Professor Jeff
& Tibby X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SAT: ROCK ’N’
ROLL HIGH SCHOOL
: DJ H spins 70s hardrock, glam & punk ala T-Rex,
Thin Lizzy & the likes; 10. SUN: THE OTHER SIDE: DJ Jarek
& Skellington w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY
MANNERS MONDAYS
: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay &
Upsetter FC spin reggae & its offshoots & antecedents–ska,
rocksteady & dub; 9. TUES: THE SHADOW FACTORY: Experimental
pop, drone, post-punk & something called "children’s psychedelia"
w/DJ Jon Deadleaves will probably work better if you take the right pills; 10,
free.


 



REMY LOUNGE



104 Greenwich St.
(Carlise St.), 212-267-4646
. SAT: ATREVETE: Two-floor
party has become a staple w/hiphop, reggae, r&b by Ed Swift & Fish;
salsa, house & Latin pop by DJs Richie & Nelson, 212-869-1781
for guestlist action; $15, $10 guestlist. TUES: SHOOTING STAR KARAOKE:
Here’s your chance to strut your stuff while drinking down happy-hour drinks
(until 7)–dance music takes over after that, 212-869-1515 for info; 5.


 



RISING CAFE



186 5th Ave. (Sackett
St.), Park Slope, 718-789-6340
. See also "Rock ’n’ Roll."
SAT: 718 SATURDAYS: DJ Jupe & guests work house & drum
’n’ bass for the locals; 10.


 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. MON: SCATALOGICS:
Open turntable party that’s been making the scene for three years now,
bring your own records, headphones & stage names–sign-ups start at
9, free.


 



RUBBER MONKEY



279 Church St. (White
St.), 212-625-8220
. WEDS: CHOCOLATA: Slew of rotating
DJs w/Floyd Morris of the Flavor Factory kick a Latin vibe; 9, $5. THURS:
CELEBRITY: Learn to laugh at those who think rubber is a fashion
statement while enjoying live performances by house divas; 9, free. FRI:
Danny Kane beings his classic blend & lovely lasses to this karaoke
party–r&b & hiphop downstairs; 10, $10, $5 in fetish gear. SUN:
PITSTOP: Fill the void between work madness & weekend fun w/cocktails
& dancing to house classics spun by Carlos Pedraza; 5, $5. MON: KLONG
SHOW
: Vaudeville & cabaret shows for cash prizes; 9, free. TUES:
UNDERGROUND CABARET: Rock stars-to-be & Broadway stars sing their
hearts out; 9, 2 drink min.


 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: SHORTY’S LOVE LOUNGE: DJ Ramsy
returns w/mix of hiphop, funk & disco tunes; 7, free. THURS: STRAIGHT
UP
: Start your weekend a little early, while downing multiple rounds
of scotch & soda w/DJ E-Man–one of NY’s best hiphop, house, classics
& soul spinners; 10, $3. FRI: VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice
pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk & classics; 12 a.m., $5; THE B-SIDE:
DJ Eddie Marz designs a masterpiece of beats & rhythms; 6, $5. SAT:
INFINITY: DJ Seth K spins house, classics, old-school, hiphop
& Latin; 7, $5. SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY: DJs Chappy & Don S.
start the week right–w/half-price drinks to get introspective downtown
folk dancing; 10, $1 contrib. MON: SAPPHIRE THE PARTY:
After-hours music at happy-hour time. Tonight, Sameer from The Chocolate
Factory & Misskc take over; 7, $5 incl. one drink. TUES: TOUCH
TUESDAYS
: DJ Will Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" further
downtown; 10, $1 contrib.


 



SHINE



285 W. B’way
(Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. THURS: GIANT STEP MONDAYS:
Resident DJ Ron Trent & friends–call for info; 10, $10.


 



SLIPPER ROOM



167 Orchard St. (Stanton
St.), 212-253-7246, www.slipperroom.com
WEDS:
J.C. Hopkins’ "Champagne
Fountain of Joy" feat. Queen Esther & others, 10, $5 contrib.


 



SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb Ave. (Clermont
Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT IN BROOKLYN:
Ft. Greene deserves your attention w/house music & guest musicians
like Zilo Groove, Meschelle N’Degue & D’Angelo; 8.


 



SWEET & VICIOUS



5 Spring St. (betw.
Elizabeth St. & Bowery), 212-334-7915.
MON: DJs along w/guest
DJ Qmaxx420, Puppetmaster & Dubchek rock the "hard supersonice
dub sounds" to keep the high-falutin crowd drinking; 10, free.


 



SWIM



145 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS: THE GATHERING:
URB & Mass Appeal magazines host weekly soul & hiphop
party w/DJs Jeffstaple & Selector JD; 11-3 a.m., free.


 



TAGINE DINING GALLERY



537 9th Ave. (40th
St.), 212-564-7292
. THURS: UNIVERSAL CAFE: NYPress’
DJ Eddie Marz spins organic sounds that will move your soul; 9, $5.


 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (St.
Marks Pl.), 212-979-8965
. MON: HEY LOVE: Dancehall,
hiphop, soul, Afrobeat & garage at Higher Ground’s weekly party; 8,
free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. WEDS: GOMORRAH:
New fetish party w/different promoters each week, but S&M is always encouraged–those
dressed in fetish gear or all black are discounted at the door. This week, learn
about floating suspension, celebrate Madame Cole’s birthday & receive
a free copy of Fetish Magazine; 8-2 a.m., $5-$20. FRI: KITSCH-INN:
Abby Ehmann invites you to mingle & drink while DJ Michael T & Robbie
D keep you dancing to punk, glam & heavy metal hair bands–this week,
showcase w/Facial (feat. John the Stockbrocker) & Sherry plus Hostess
Ho-Ho & Misstress Formika; $5-$10. TUES: LATINO CAFE: Weekly
hiphop, r&b, funk & house fusion party w/Oscar Poche plus weekly guest
DJs; 5-10 p.m., free.


 



TWILO



530 W. 27th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com 21
& over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. SAT: RESPECT IS BURNING:
Junior Vasquez, who doesn’t go on until 3 a.m. at the earliest, stretches
his night well into Sunday morning. The return of the 6 a.m.-noon party session;
11, $20-$25.


 



VILLAGE UNDERGROUND



130 W. 3rd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-777-7745
. See also "Rock ’n’
Roll." FRI: ALTERNLATINO: Live performances & music by
DJ Time; 9, $5-$12, free till 11. SAT: BRAZILIAN WAY: 101% Brazilian
all night long w/live performance & music by DJ Fabio S., 212-869-1515 for
guestlist; 10, $5-$12, free before 11.


 



VOID



16 Mercer St. (Howard
St.), 212-941-6492
. WEDS: SPINCYCLE74: Select international
DJs spin CD-length (74 min.) of music for live recording; 10:30. THURS: Aksum’s
on the decks w/DJs EJ & Oreck; 10:30-2 a.m. FRI: MONDO BOSSA:
In Vitro takes over tonight w/Pablo Sanchez & Jo-Dee; 10:30-3 a.m. SAT:
SATIATE: Taka & Hitoshi rotate duties; 10:30-3 a.m.


 



WORLD NIGHTCLUB



1501 B’way (43rd
St.), 212-252-3242
. SAT: WORLD SATURDAYS: Two floors of
music feat. house w/DJs Denny Tsettos & Jared Scream in the main room; hiphop
& r&b in the V.I.P. room by DJ Ted Dillinger; 10, $20-$25.


 



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you to dress
for success because you know she will; 8, free.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.


 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th St.),
212-780-0202, www.monikabrand.com
WEDS: ALL THAT JAZZ:
Monika Brand takes break from the Sala & does her siren thing w/Andre Rybov;
8-11, free.


 



ALYCHYMY



12 Ave. A (betw. Houston
& 1st Sts.), 212-477-9050
. SAT: SEXY SATURDAYS: DJ
Eleven & cohort "The Sorcerer" spin hiphop, soul & reggae;
10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
ROCK ’N’ ROLL RADIO
: DJ Dizzy hosts new rock night feat. Oneida’s
Fat Bobby; 9:30. THURS: ETHER: DJs Blues & Fflood spin jungle,
ambient & electro blipperings; 10. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch
Famous from Chicago’s seminal Deadly Dragon Soundsystem spins old-school
hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall; 10. SAT: INSTINCTIVE PATH:
Hiphop & soul party party w/Rob Flow & Clay Nice; 10. SUN: XALAM:
Senegalese & African music by DJ Dakar; 10, free. TUES: HOT
CALLALOO
: Weekly hiphop & reggae party feat. DJs Niko & Kest plus
guest; 10.


 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall ¢hange vibes out in social lounge w/underground hiphop, deep funk &
house, salsa & breaks; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: $mall
¢hange drops real jazz & beyond for swanky folk & sometimes DJ Gerald
McBoing Boing joins in; free.


 



BAKTUN



418 W. 14th St. (9th
Ave.), 212-206-1590
. THURS: Connect 4 DJ Squad (Frenzi, Mor,
Sonic & Lord Vader) spin hiphop, classics & old-school r&b; 7, $5.


 



BAR 169



169 E. B’way
(Essex St.), 212-473-8866
. FRI: Breeders-inspired Barbiana
Complex performs–maybe their work won’t end up in car ads; 8, $3.


 



BARAZA



133 Ave. C (betw.
8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. WEDS: THIAROYE: DJs
Dakar & guests spin reggae. THURS: BARAZA THURSDAY: DJ
Bay of Pigs spins Cuban, salsa & funk; 10, free. FRI: Brazilian,
Latin & soul w/DJ Maurice & Vu Vade; 10, free. SAT: DJ Bay of
Pigs, who says his name with a straight face, keeps classic salsa flowin’;
10, free. MON: DIGGS 2000: Put your Monday blues off until
Tuesday w/house, r&b & dance music; 10, free. TUES:
Trip hop & ambient party w/DJ Daemon.


 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP: DJ Wake
’n’ Bake spins rock, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly
game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo" w/Dr. Ducky.
Always a weekly theme: tonight, celebrate V-Day by learning
how to safely bring bondage into the bedroom; 10, $3, free before 10.
THURS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE: That Guy Tom explores
the sonic universe between pre-punk & punk proper, spinning Iggy, MC5, the
NY Dolls, Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE:
Dr. Ringding & Slim Chance play anything from "guitar & sax
grind" to punk, soul & metal while hipsters attempt to shake it; 10,
free. SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James Spooner with "beats from
the brotherland" incl. 70s soul, funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN:
TIMEBOMB
: Punk, rock ’n’ roll & Blondie–praise
the Lord then throw a few back & then a couple more; 10, free. TUES:
SHINDIG: DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go dancing (and somewhat cracked-looking)
Pontani Sisters demonstrate the watusi, frug & swim. Tonight, another
pajama party, so bring your favorite, or lack thereof; 10.


 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th St. (betw.
2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks till 9. WEDS:
AM/FM: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D. behind the wheel;
10, free. THURS: POP-O-DELIC: Acid-styled bubblegum pop
party w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE: WBAI’s
DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican r&b;
10, free. SAT: THE ALMIGHTY BURNER: Young DJ Samir kicks out jazz-groove-soul-funk
jams, from James Brown & Herbie Hancock to Jungle Brothers & Tribe;
10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek spins it all; 10, free.
TUES:
TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor serves up 18-wheel
anthems about cheatin’, lying & drinkin’ for all the, uh, wranglers
in the house; 10, free.


 



BELMONT LOUNGE



117 E. 15th St. (betw.
Irving Pl. & Union Sq. E.), 212-533-0009
. FRI: AFROLICIOUS:
DJ K.L. Diablo’s long-running hiphop, funk, classics & soul party
for the weekenders; 9:30, $5.


 



BLUE LOUNGE



197 Driggs Ave. (N.
8th St.), Williamsburg, 718-782-8005
. WEDS: NEW WAVE 80S:
Synthpop, New Romantics & memorable favorites in this Williamsburg lounge;
10:30-2:30 a.m., free. SAT: Shack keeps underground & old-school
flowing; 10:30-2:30 a.m. MON: GREATEST MELODIES OF ALL TIMES:
Eclectic night of music feat. tunes from 30s-60s like Nat King Cole, Ella, Elvis,
Nina & Frank; 9, free.


 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: MR. VACATION: Spins vintage reggae, hiphop & break
beats; 10, free. SUN: SHARKBITE: Every week at 8. MON: POWERLOUNGE!:
DJ Shakey spins just about everything from rock to jazz, order take-out
straight to the bar; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJs
Jes Grew & Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues; 9, free.


 



CENTRO-FLY



45-51 W. 21st St.
(betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7770
. TUES: GBH:
Cheetah’s Friday night party comes down the street for Valentine’s
Day, Tony Humphries & DJ Disciple spin; 10-5:30 a.m., $10-$20.


 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans or athletic
gear, ever. WEDS: NETWORK: Business card gets you in free before
midnight where DJ Jared, Ted the Dillenger & a slew of celebs await your
arrival; 10, $10-$20. FRI: GBH: DJ Tuesdae (in a string bikini)
& Seth spin new wave & rock ’n’ roll in the upstairs lounge
area while Carl Kennedy & Anthony Mac keep house on the downstairs
decks, 212-539-3916 for guestlist info; 10, $10-$20. SAT: CHERCHEZ
LA FEMME
: City natives as well as bridge & tunnel types flock
to hear DJ Rich Rydell’s house beats, see trapeze artists flying overheard
& enjoy DJ Double "00" spinning hiphop downstairs–if they
can squeeze in. Open bar 10-11–212-252-CLUB for guestlist &
info; 10, $15-$20. SUN: MARDI GRAS: Studio 54’s Nicky Siano
& DJ Merritt spin for ongoing party feat. hot DJs & different musical
acts each week–open bar from 9:30-11, $10. MON: PURR: Four
years & still going–Bonnie & Belinda host–hiphop party for
celebs & ultra-trendy folks; $25 men, $7 ladies.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Parties for big, beautiful women & men & their admirers–men
in suits free before 9:30; 9, $20, incl. 2 drinks.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party w/dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs and Byrd &
Glenn downstairs; 3-10 p.m., $12.


 



DINER



85 B’way (Berry
St.), Williamsburg, 718-466-3077
. SUN: AUDIO BUFFET: Turntablist
regular DJ Dizzy, from Williamsburg microradio station free103point9, spins
an eclectic mix w/guest DJs & performers; this week, Matt Mikas; 10-2 a.m.,
free.


 



DRINKLAND



339 E. 10th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2435, www.drinkland.com
No cover except Sundays.
SAT: MIND FLUID ELEVATION THROUGH SOUND: Lola, Kayo! & G.O.V.’s
new party in plush-ass atmosphere; 10, free.


 



EXIT



610 W. 56th St. (betw.
11th & 12th Sts.), 212-398-1014
. SAT: EXITANTE SATURDAYS:
Johnny Famolari & Norty Cotto provide music for six levels of music in the
logical setting for Die Hard IV; 10, $20, $15 before 12 a.m.


 



FAILTE



531 2nd Ave. (betw.
29th & 30th Sts.), 212-725-9440
. WEDS: Specials for the ladies
all night long & eclectic mix coming through the speakers; 8, free. THURS:
Robbie Ronson spins 80s alternative hits, Britpop, funk & more; 9, free.
FRI: DJ Y spins 70s, 80s & 90s music that’ll make you
feel good; 10, free.


 



FRANK’S LOUNGE



660 Fulton St. (S.
Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:
BANG
THE PARTY
: Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest house.
Also, Black History month celebration feat. vocals by Sweet Sable, live
painting by Jackson Brown & "funky as an orangutan on mushrooms"
guest DJ James Bucknell; 11, $5.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303
. Open daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m.
WEDS: SESSIONS: Loungey house music w/Diego & the guys from
’Til Noon Productions: DJ Que & Bill Patrick; 10, $5. FRI:
DAMN IT I NEED A DRINK
: Dirty Dave Swingsett spins drum ’n’ bass;
9, $5. SAT: GOLDEN BOYS: Digital lounge w/Thomas, Eric & Holmar;
10, $5.


 



GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: WICKED: Two-step
& UK garage w/Greg Poole, New York (there’s a DJ w/the balls to call
himself New York) & Lucinda L.C.; 10, free. THURS: UBIQUITY:
New party for electric-deep, underground, soulful house & loungecore; 10,
free. FRI: SLIPPERY: DJ Greg Poole, also on duty Mon.,
spins anything from Abba to Outkast (bounce baby, bounce) to Basement
Jaxx; 8. SAT: FUNKY SENSATION: Qool Marv & guests spin sexy
soul downstairs while DJ Darren handles hiphop, house & garage upstairs;
8. TUES: CAMOUFLAGE 2000: Bruna & Beau treat you to an evening
of drum ’n’ bass, jungle & house, 212-252-2199 for info; 10, free.
MON: TRONIC TREATMENT: Heavy drum ‘n’ bass w/Franky
Bones, Adam X, Nigel Richards, Heather Heart, Christian Smith, Brian Zentz &
others; 10, free.


 



HUSH



17 W. 19th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-252-3244
. FRI: LATIN FUSHION:
DJ Richie blends mix of Latin vibes w/house & classics while DJ Fish &
Ed Swift spin hiphop, r&b & reggae in the redroom–open bar 10-11,
RSVP 212-398-1014; 10, $10-$20.


 



IDLEWILD



145 E. Houston St.
(betw. Eldridge & Forsythe Sts.), 212-591-0787
. TUES: DEEP
SEA
: Lola & E-Man move their underground house party above the clouds.
Tonight, an evening w/King Street Records feat. Kayo! & James Vincent; call
even if you aren’t interested to hear the wicked answering machine message;
10, free.


 



INFRA-RED



210 Rivington St.
(betw. Pitt & Ridge Sts.), 212-254-5043
. MON: Connect 4 DJ
Squad (Frenzi, Mor, Sonic & Lord Vader) spin hiphop, classics & old
school r&b, 800-994-TWINZ for party info; 6, free.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs U-Go w/Neils Aline & Thomas D plus guests
spin deep house; 9:30, $5. THURS: HOOPLA: DJ Romain handles
funk; 10, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Funk & soul w/John
Deninzon Stratospheerius, Asa Rydman & Ooglebe, 9, $10. SAT: GET
THE FUNK IN
: Same as downstairs. SUN: OTODAMA: DJ Toshi w/triphop
mixes; $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three different house DJs w/the
balls to name themselves after entire countriesUK, U.S. & Canada;
9, $3. TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house w/DJ
Gaby Dershin, Ty Sun & GOV; $3.




IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: TAKUH-X: New drum & bass
party; 10, $5. THURS: HOOPLA: Electro-funk party w/Gene Lake;
9, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Same as upstairs; 9, $10. SAT:
GET THE FUNK IN
: Live funk & Latin bands incl. Decifunk, Applied Science
& Monkeyworks; 9, $10. SUN: KAYANE: Local bands play acoustic
sets; $5-$30. MON: EXCAVATION: Khatch hosts night w/different
artists each week; 9, $5. TUES: FLUID: Same as upstairs; $3.


 



JOY



243 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-946-1972
. FRI: JACK RABBIT SLIMS:
Little to do with Pulp Fiction as DJs Tony Humpheries & Mark Ronson
do hiphop, reggae & r&b; $15.


 



LA BELLE EPOQUE



827 B’way (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-6436
. THURS: LA RUMBA:
Dance to salsa & old-school Cuban music w/DJ Fede–live performances
at 10:30 & 12:30 a.m.; $7.


 



LAST EXIT



136 Atlantic Ave.
(betw. Clinton & Henry Sts.), Bklyn., 718-222-9819
. FRI: LISTEN:
Weekly party w/DJs Jeph & Dribbler handling…"grooves"; 10, free.
SAT: SOUL SEARCHIN’: DJ Taro booty-calls you with vintage
soul & funk; 10, free.


 



LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. FRI: PLANET
CLAIRE
: New party from hosts Holly (Greendoor) & Johnny T. (Motherfucker)
feat. go-go action & 80s hits; 11, $5-$7. SAT: TRICK:
DJ Miss Guy of the Toilet Boys, Jesse Malin & Holly spin rock, soul &
punk, plus go-go dancers; 11, $7.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-802-9268
. WEDS: VALENTINE’S LOVEFEST:
Live performances by Engine Orange, Billy Chaos & Sick plus the returnat
midnight, no lessof AJ Amir spinning club, house & progressive
trance; 9, $10-$15. SAT: 18 & OVER PARTY: What a relief to
not have to use bootleg fake IDs–Jason Ojeda spins & girls are even
less legal than usual.


 



LUDLOW BAR



165 Ludlow St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-353-0536
. Free weekdays.
Free weekends, $3 after 11. WEDS: DJ Rick of D Generation brings
you hiphop, house & classic rock; 9. THURS: DJ John Stanler w/hiphop
& rock plus the lovely Nicole; 9. FRI: DJ Jared takes on rap
& reggae; 10. SAT: John spins rare rap & soul for a slamming
Friday night; 10. SUN: TOGETHER: DJs Greg Poole & Pam spin
for the regulars; 9. MON: LOW PROFILE: Four years & still
running! Qool Marv isn’t dead & he plays house for the
in-crowd; 9. TUES: THE PAM & JAZZY SHOW: Pam calls the shots
while Jazzy gets out the hiphop, reggae & merengue; 9.



 


NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled-out
spot conducive to quality time–drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info;
6-2 a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old-school Cuban favorites w/live performance by
Miguel Quintan y Los Soneros De Oriente; 9, $10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat.
DJ Elvira w/Pure Salsa, www.cubansoul.com for info; 9, $7-$10.


 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



NOWBAR



22 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS:
GUILTY PLEASURES:
Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s kinky party for transsexuals, cross-dressers
& their admirers showcases transgender performers, live vocalists &
lip-sync artists. (And if you’ve never seen a lip-sync artist, it’s
pretty wild; they’re like vocal mimes.) Superstar guests incl. Siren
LaVerne Cox & Paulina of LIPS. Tonight: The Voluptuous Frankie Cocktail;
9, $10 women, $20 men. FRI: GODDESS: Glorya Wholesome’s transgender
cabaret party w/music by Throb’s DJ Carter plus Lindsay Blue of LIPS, 10,
$10-$20. SAT: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS: Another
party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. drag shows & sounds by
Throb’s DJ Carter; 10, $10 women, $20 men.


 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&M cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party w/rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.com
THURS:
FUZION:
Tourists & trendies come here for night of Latin mixes; 10, $20. FRI:
FUSION
: DJs Mada, Casper & Arson spin hiphop, salsa & house in three
atmosphere-enhanced lounges; 10, $15-$20. SAT: NO LIMIT: Hi-energy
house & techno by Jared Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion spins
funk, soul & hiphop downstairs; 10.


 



PYRAMID CLUB



101 Ave. A (6th St.),
212-228-4888
. SAT: FLY LIFE: DJs Merritt & Cuffy mix
Latin, hiphop & classics for diva girls & hot boys; 10, $5-$10.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. WEDS:
DAMAGED: New party all about goth, new wave, punk & industrial w/DJ
Dandy Sex; Professor Jeff & Tibby X’s sinful evening of pleasure;
11. SAT: BOSS SOUNDS: Monthly ska/reggae/soul/mod party; 10. SUN:
THE OTHER SIDE
: DJ Jarek & Skellington w/goth, industrial & new
wave; 9. MON: HEAVY MANNERS MONDAYS: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler,
Johnny Metro, Agent Jay & Upsetter FC spin reggae & its
offshoots & antecedents–ska, rocksteady & dub; 9.
TUES: THE SHADOW FACTORY: Experimental pop, drone, post-punk &
something called "children’s psychedelia" w/DJ Jon Deadleaves
will probably work better if you take the right pills; 10, free.


 



REMY LOUNGE



104 Greenwich St.
(Carlise St.), 212-267-4646
. SAT: ATREVETE: Two-floor
party has become a staple w/hiphop, reggae, r&b by Ed Swift & Fish;
salsa, house & Latin pop by DJs Richie & Nelson, 212-869-1781
for guestlist action; $15, $10 guestlist. TUES: SHOOTING STAR KARAOKE:
Here’s your chance to strut your stuff while drinking down happy-hour priced
drinks (until 7)–dance music takes over after that, 212-869-1515 for info;
5.


 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. 10, free. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: Open turntables, bring your own records & headphones &
wear deodorant, you’ve been in that room for a while–sign-ups start
at 9.


 



RUBBER MONKEY



279 Church St. (White
St.), 212-625-8220
. WEDS: LUBRICATED: Resident DJ Paris
spins classics, hiphop & house while fashion industry monguls, models, spoken-word
artists, music types & others try to have sex with one another; 9, free.
THURS: CELEBRITY: Learn to laugh at those who think rubber is
a fashion statement while enjoying live performances by house divas; 9, free.
FRI: Danny Kane beings his classic blend & lovely lasses to
this karaoke party–r&b & hiphop downstairs; 10, $10, $5 in fetish
gear. SAT: RUBBER REVENGE: Taking over where Mother left
off, this fetish party brings masters & servants together under one
cheerful roof; 10, $10, $5 in fetish gear.


 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: SHORTY’S LOVE LOUNGE: DJ Ramsy
returns w/mix of hiphop, funk & disco tunes; 7, free. THURS: STRAIGHT
UP
: Start your weekend a little early, while downing multiple rounds
of scotch & soda w/DJ E-Man–one of NY’s best hiphop, house, classics
& soul spinners; 10, $3. FRI: THE B-SIDE: DJ Eddie
Marz designs a masterpiece of beats & rhythms; 6, $5. SAT: INFINITY:
DJ Seth K spins house, classics, old-school, hiphop & Latin; $5. SUN:
SOCIAL SUNDAY: DJs Chappy & Don S. start the week right–with
half-price drinks to get introspective downtown folk dancing; 10, $1
contrib. MON: SAPPHIRE THE PARTY: After-hours music at
happy-hour time. Pete Lax starts the night w/rhythms, then the Shaker (from
the UK) w/Kevin McCray take over; 7, $5 incl. one drink. TUES: TOUCH
TUESDAYS
: DJ Will Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" further
downtown; 10, $1 contrib.


 



SHINE



285 W. B’way
(Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. THURS: GIANT STEP MONDAYS:
Resident DJ Ron Trent w/King Britt & special guest Carl Hancock Rux; 10,
$10.


 



XVI



16 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-260-1549
. 21 & over, no baseball caps.
WEDS: STARFISH: Urban & rural soundscapes provided by DJ Beat
Pharmacy & Neva w/live performances by Tribal Soundz; 10, $5. THURS:
PANDEMONIUM: DJs Evil Dee, Butta L & Mocha spin top notch hiphop,
r&b & classics; 10, free. FRI: & SAT: ALLSTARS:
DJs Butt L, $mall ¢hange, Larry Love, Soul Selector & friends keep the
weekenders moving as their vomit fills our streets; 10, $5. TUES: KOOLOUT:
Classic funk, soul, r&b, hiphop & reggae sounds fill the room as DJs
Wally, Finsta, Sweets & Rick Blak let it all hang out; 10, free.


 



SLIPPER ROOM



167 Orchard St. (Stanton
St.), 212-253-7246, www.slipperroom.com
WEDS:
J.C. Hopkins’ "Champagne
Fountain of Joy" feat. LeeAnn Westover & others, 10, $5 contrib.


 



SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb Ave. (Clermont
Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT IN BROOKLYN:
Ft. Greene comes alive w/house music & live performances by guest musicians
like Zilo Groove, Meschelle N’Degue & D’Angelo; 8.


 



SWIM



145 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS: THE GATHERING:
URB & Mass Appeal magazines host weekly soul & hiphop
party w/DJs Jeffstaple & Selector JD; 11-3 a.m., free.


 



TAGINE DINING GALLERY



537 9th Ave. (40th
St.), 212-564-7292
. THURS: UNIVERSAL CAFE: NYPress’
DJ Eddie Marz spins organic sounds that will move your soul; 9, $5.


 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (St.
Marks Pl.), 212-979-8965
. MON: HEY LOVE: Dancehall,
hiphop, soul, Afrobeat & garage at Higher Ground’s weekly party; 8,
free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. WEDS: GOMORRAH:
New fetish party w/different promoters each week, but S&M is always encouraged–those
dressed in fetish gear or all black are discounted at the door. This week, "What
Is Fetish III: The Red Party," w/performances by Leda/Arena Productions
& Epstein & Hassan; 8-2 a.m., $5-$20. FRI: KITSCH-INN:
Abby Ehmann invites you to mingle & drink while DJ Michael T & Robbie
D keep you dancing to punk, glam & heavy metal hair bands–this week,
showcase w/Daddy & In the Circuit plus Hostess Ho-Ho: Food Performance Goddess
Gecko; $5-$10. SUN: MOTHERFUCKER: Poly-sexual, neo-glam/rock ’n’
roll party hosted by the queen of all bitches, Misstress Formika w/DJs Michael
T, Dirty Dan & Alec the Kid; 10, $5-$15. TUES: LATINO CAFE:
Weekly party for connoisseurs of Latin, reggae & downtown tempos w/house
music. Tonight: DJ Rio, Tommy T & Jose Burgos; 10; 5-10 p.m.


 



TWILO



530 W. 27th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com 21
& over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. FRI: Tonight, Deep Dish,
Layo & Bushwacka are in charge. SAT: RESPECT IS BURNING:
Junior Vasquez, who doesn’t go on until 3 a.m. at the earliest, stretching
his night well into Sunday morning…it’s the return of the 6 a.m.-noon
party session w/guests such as tonight’s David Knapp; 11, $20-$25. SUN:
Ring in President’s Day w/DJs Carl Cox & Danny Tenaglia, $35.


 



219 FLAMINGO



219 2nd Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. WEDS: PLATINUM: DJs
Daryl Raymond & Gregg spin hiphop & reggae for those who prefer those
of the same sex; 10, $5 after 10:30. FRI: CLIT CLUB: Long-running
night for da ladies; 10, $3-$7, $9 after 11. SAT: FLAMING: Gayrage
house, funk, hiphop & happy stuff that’ll get you on
the dance floor; $5.



 



VILLAGE UNDERGROUND



130 W. 3rd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-777-7745
. See also "Rock ’n’
Roll." FRI: ALTERNLATINO: Live performances & music by
DJ Time; 9, $5-$12, free till 11. SAT: BRAZILIAN WAY: 101% Brazilian
all night long w/live performance & music by DJ Fabio S., 212-869-1515 for
guestlist; 10, $5-$12, free before 11.


 



WORLD NIGHTCLUB



1501 B’way (43rd
St.), 212-252-3242
. SAT: WORLD SATURDAYS: Two floors of
music feat. house w/DJs Denny Tsettos & Jared Scream in the main room; hiphop
& r&b in the V.I.P. room by DJ Ted Dillinger; 10, $20-$25.


 



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you to dress
for success because you know she will; 8, free.


 



YABBY



265 Bedford Ave. (N.
1st St
.), Williamsburg, 718-384-1664
. THURS: SILKY:
DJ K.L. Diablo spins house & downtempo; 10, free.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.



 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th St.),
212-780-0202, www.monikabrand.com
WEDS: ALL THAT JAZZ:
Monika Brand takes break from the Sala & does her siren thing w/Andre Rybov;
8-11, free.


 



ALYCHYMY



12 Ave. A (betw. Houston
& 1st Sts.), 212-477-9050
. SAT: SEXY SATURDAYS: DJ
Eleven & cohort "The Sorcerer" (does he dress up like a wizard?)
spin hiphop, soul & reggae; 10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
ROCK ’N’ ROLL RADIO
: DJ Dizzy hosts new rock night feat. Shrine’s
Greg Anderson; 9:30. THURS: ETHER: DJs Blues & Fflood spin
jungle, ambient & electro blipperings. Tonight, Wize & Stasisbound work
the tables; 10. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s
seminal Deadly Dragon Soundsystem spins old-school hiphop, Latin beats &
dancehall; 10. SUN: XALAM: Senegalese & African music
by DJ Dakar & El Hadj; 10, free. TUES: HOT CALLALOO: Weekly
hiphop & reggae party feat. DJs Niko & Kest plus guest: Max Glazer;
10.


 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall ¢hange vibes out in social lounge w/underground hiphop, deep funk &
house, salsa & breaks; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: $mall
¢hange drops real jazz & beyond for swanky folk & sometimes DJ Gerald
McBoing Boing joins him on the decks; free.


 



BAR 169



169 E. B’way
(Essex St.), 212-473-8866
. THURS: LOCA’S LOUNGE:
DJs Houdini & CZR alternate spinning tribal music while DJ Heckel serves
up hiphop, classics & salsa for an eclectic crowd of boys & girls, 212-714-8149
for info; 9, $5-$10.


 



BARAZA



133 Ave. C (betw.
8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. WEDS: THIAROYE: DJs
Dakar & guests spin reggae. THURS: BARAZA THURSDAY: DJ
Bay of Pigs spins Cuban, salsa & funk; 10, free. FRI: Brazilian &
funk w/DJ Problema; 10, free. SAT: DJ Jonny Sender keeps classic salsa
flowin’; 10, free. MON: DIGGS 2000: Get rid of the Monday
blues w/house, r&b & dance music; 10, free. TUES: New
trip hop & ambient party w/DJ Daemon.



 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP: DJ Wake
’n’ Bake spins punk, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly
game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo" w/Dr. Ducky, plus
weekly themes: this week, Sex ed, liquor is quicker!; 10, $3, free before 10.
THURS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE: That Guy Tom explores
the sonic universe between pre-punk & punk proper, spinning Iggy, MC5, the
NY Dolls, Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE:
Dr. Ringding & Slim Chance play anything from "guitar & sax
grind" to punk, soul & metal while the hipsters attempt to shake it;
10, free. SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James Spooner with "beats from
the brotherland" incl. 70s soul, funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN:
TIMEBOMB
: Punk, rock ’n’ roll & Blondie–so start
the week right–praise the Lord then throw a few back & then a couple
more; 10, free. TUES: SHINDIG: DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go
dancing Pontani Sisters demonstrate the watusi, frug & swim. Tonight’s
theme Italian Princess-a-Go-Go; 10.


 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th St. (betw.
2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks till 9. WEDS:
AM/FM: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D. behind the wheel;
10, free. THURS: POP-O-DELIC: Acid-styled bubblegum pop
party w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE: WBAI’s
DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican r&b;
10, free. SAT: THE ALMIGHTY BURNER: Young DJ Samir kicks out jazz-groove-soul-funk
jams, from James Brown & Herbie Hancock to Jungle Brothers & Tribe;
10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek spins it all; 10, free.
TUES:
TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor serves up 18-wheel
anthems about cheatin’, lying & drinkin’ for all the lil’
wranglers in the house; 10, free.


 



BELMONT LOUNGE



117 E. 15th St. (betw.
Irving Pl. & Union Sq. E.), 212-533-0009
. FRI: AFROLICIOUS:
DJ K.L. Diablo’s long-running hiphop, funk, classics & soul party
for the weekenders; 9:30, $5.


 



BLACK BOX MUSICAL THEATER



440 Lafayette St.,
4th fl. (betw. 4th St. & Astor Pl.), 212-427-9340
. SUN: BELLY
DANCING
: Saundra Catena hosts belly dancing show w/live Arabic drumming;
8-9:30, $20.


 



BLUE LOUNGE



197 Driggs Ave. (N.
8th St.), Williamsburg, 718-782-8005
. WEDS: NEW WAVE 80S:
Synthpop, New Romantics & memorable favorites in this Williamsburg lounge;
10:30-2:30 a.m., free. SAT: Shack keeps underground & old skool flowing;
10:30-2:30 a.m. MON: GREATEST MELODIES OF ALL TIMES: Eclectic
night of music feat. tunes from 30s-60s like Nat King Cole, Ella, Elvis, Nina
& Frank; 9, free.


 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: MR. VACATION: Spins vintage reggae, hiphop & break
beats; 10, free. SUN: SHARKBITE: Every week at 8. MON: POWERLOUNGE!:
DJ Shakey spins just about everything from rock to jazz, order take-out
straight to the bar; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJs
Jes Grew & Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues; 9, free.


 



CHAOS



225 E. Houston St.
(Essex St.), 212-252-3242
. FRI: CHAOS FRIDAYS: Main floor
w/DJ Repete & his house favorites; downstairs it’s DJ Exacta w/hiphop,
r&b & reggae on the decks; 10, $15-$20.


 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans or athletic
gear, ever. WEDS: GROOVE’S PARADISE: DJ Riz kicks off bi-level
party w/compilation of r&b & reggae, downstairs lounge keeps the Latin
& salsa beats pumpin’ & guests DJs finish the night off; $15-$20.
FRI: GBH: DJ Tuesdae (in a string bikini) & Seth spin new
wave & rock ’n’ roll for the hotties lookin’ to shake it,
while Tedd Patterson, Carl Kennedy & Anthony Mac keep house pumpin’
on the downstairs decks, 212-539-3916 for guestlist info; 10, $10-$20. SAT:
CHERCHEZ LA FEMME: City natives & bridge & tunnel types flock
here to hear DJ Rich Rydell’s progressive house beats, see trapeze artists
flying overheard & attempt to make it into the Red Room to hear DJ Double
"00" spin hiphop–open bar 10-11–212-252-CLUB for guestlist
& info; 10, $15-$20. SUN: MARDI GRAS: Studio 54’s Nicky
Siano & DJ Merritt spin for ongoing party feat. hot DJs & different
musical acts each week–open bar from 9:30-11, $10. MON: PURR:
Four years & still going–Bonnie & Belinda host–hiphop party
for celebs & ultra trendy folks; $25 men, $7 ladies.



 



CHELSEA LOUNGE



154 W. 26th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-691-5306
. WEDS: CANDY AFTERWORK: Two floors
of bangin’ classics, house, hiphop & reggae by DJ Loui Lou–drink
specials 5-8 & free finger food; 8, free.


 



CHICAGO B.L.U.E.S



73 8th Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-924-9755
. See also "Blues/World/Other."
SUN: SWINGIN’ SUNDAYS: Lo-Fi Lee hosts w/dance lessons from
8-9 & live music from 9-1; $10.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Parties for big, beautiful women & men & their admirers. This week’s
theme is: 2-for-1 night before 10; 9-3:30, $20, incl. 2 drinks.


 



THE COOLER



416 W. 14th St. (betw.
9th & 10th Aves.), 212-252-2397
. See also "Rock ’n’
Roll." FRI: MUTINY: Original crew Anju, Navdeep, Rekha &
Siraiki return to spin w/visuals by Kismet; 10, $15, $10 adv.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party w/dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs and Byrd &
Glenn downstairs; 3-10 p.m., $12.



 



DINER



85 B’way (Berry
St.), Williamsburg, 718-466-3077
. SUN: AUDIO BUFFET: Turntablists
regular DJ Dizzy, from Williamsburg microradio station free103point9, spins
an eclectic mix w/guest DJs & performers; this week, it’s Sybarite;
10-2 a.m., free.



 



DOWNTIME



251 W. 30th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-695-2747, www.downtimenyc.com
See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." 18 & over. SAT: DANCE OR DIE: Ian
Fford, Patrick & Cyn keep the floor moving upstairs, while Hellraver &
Rob Xian are downstairs w/fetish performances by Stigmata Promotions; 9:30.


 



DRINKLAND



339 E. 10th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2435, www.drinkland.com
No cover except Sundays.
SAT: MIND FLUID ELEVATION THROUGH SOUND: Lola, Kayo! & G.O.V.’s
new party; 10, free.


 



ELBOW ROOM



144 Bleecker St. (betw.
Thompson St. & LaGuardia Pl.), 212-979-8434
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." FRI: FUSHION MASTER: Zilo Groove plays
two live sets w/DJs spinning funk, triphop, Latin & acid jazz; 11-2 a.m.,
$20, free if you say you’re there to see Zilo Grove.


 



ETOILE



109 E. 56th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-802-4506
. WEDS: BEWEDNESDAY:
Flavien’s weekly party w/hiphop, funk & classics by Stormin’ Norman
upstairs & Shayne Sealy on the decks downstairs w/garage & house–open
bar 10-11; 10.


 



EXIT



610 W. 56th St. (betw.
11th & 12th Sts.), 212-398-1014
. SAT: EXITANTE SATURDAYS:
Johnny Famolari & Norty Cotto provide music for six levels of music; 10,
$20, $15 before 12 a.m.


 



FAILTE



531 2nd Ave. (betw.
29th & 30th Sts.), 212-725-9440
. WEDS: Specials for the ladies
all night long & eclectic mix coming through the speakers; 8, free. THURS:
Robbie Ronson spins 80s alternative hits, Britpop, funk & more; 9, free.
FRI: DJ Y spins 70s, 80s & 90s music that’ll make ya feel good;
10, free.


 



FRANK’S LOUNGE



660 Fulton St. (S.
Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:
BANG
THE PARTY
: Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest house
plus guest DJs; 11, $5.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303
. Open daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m.
WEDS: SESSIONS: Loungey house music w/Diego & the guys from
’Til Noon Productions: DJ Que, & Bill Patrick; 10, $5. FRI:
DAMN IT I NEED A DRINK
: Dirty Dave Swingsett spins drum ’n’ bass;
9, $5. SAT: GOLDEN BOYS: Digital lounge w/Thomas, Eric & Holmar;
10, $5.


 



GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: VIBES ALIVE: Two
Japanese promoters bring all things funky to this weekly hump-day party feat.
weekly guests; 10, free. THURS: UBIQUITY: New party for electric-deep,
underground, soulful house & loungecore; 10, free. FRI: SLIPPERY:
DJ Greg Poole spins anything from Abba to Outkast (bounce baby, bounce) to Basement
Jaxx & everything in between; 8. SAT: FUNKY SENSATION: Qool
Marv & guests spin sexy soul downstairs w/DJ Darren & hiphop, house
& garage upstairs; 8. TUES: CAMOUFLAGE 2000: Bruna & Beau
treat you to an evening of drum ’n’ bass, jungle & house, 212-252-2199
for info; 10, free.


 



HUSH



17 W. 19th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-252-3244
. FRI: LATIN FUSHION:
DJ Richie blends mix of Latin vibes w/house & classics while DJ Fish &
Ed Swift spin hiphop, r&b & reggae in the redroom–open bar 10-11,
RSVP 212-398-1014; 10, $10-$20.


 



IDLEWILD



145 E. Houston St.
(betw. Eldridge & Forsythe Sts.), 212-591-0787
. TUES: DEEP
SEA
: Lola & E-Man move their underground house party above the clouds.
This week, Wilner is featured; 10, free.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs U-Go w/Neils Aline & Thomas D plus guests
spin deep house; 9:30, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: DJ Marc B
gets busy w/funk, dance & house music; 9:30, $5, free before 11. SAT:
GET THE FUNK IN
: DJ Ismael spackles your groove cracks; $5. SUN: OTODAMA:
DJ Toshi w/triphop mixes; $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three different
house DJs inject the signifier w/signification–UK, U.S. & Canada; 9,
$3. TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house w/DJ Gaby
Dershin, Ty Sun & GOV; $3.




IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: TAKUH-X: New drum ’n’
bass night w/Takuya & guests; 9:30, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD:
Funk & soul w/EMCQ, Sabina Sciubba, Monika Brand; 9, $10. SAT:
GET THE FUNK IN
: Live funk & Latin bands incl. Mata Buena, Alex Skolnick
& Markus Wolf; 9, $10. SUN: OTODAMA: DJ Toshi w/triphop mixes;
$5. MON: EXCAVATION: Khatch hosts night w/different artists each
week; 9, $5. TUES: FLUID: Same as upstairs party; $3.


 



JOY



243 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-946-1972
. FRI: JACK RABBIT SLIMS:
DJs Tony Humpheries & Mark Ronson give you reason to say "thank goodness
it’s Friday," as they spin hiphop, reggae & r&b; $15.


 



LA BELLE EPOQUE



827 B’way (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-6436
. THURS: LA RUMBA:
Dance to salsa & old skool Cuban music w/DJ Fede–live performances
at 10:30 & 12:30 a.m.; $7.


 



LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. FRI: PLANET
CLAIRE
: New party from hosts Holly (Greendoor) & Johnny T. (Motherfucker)
feat. go-go action & 80s hits; 11, $5-$7. SAT: TRICK: DJ Miss
Guy of the Toilet Boys spins rock, soul & punk plus Go-Go dancers; 11, $7.



 


LUDLOW BAR



165 Ludlow St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-353-0536
. Free weekdays.
Free weekends, $3 after 11. WEDS: DJ Rick of D-Generation brings
you hiphop, house & classic rock; 9. THURS: DJ John Stanler w/hiphop
& rock plus the lovely Nicole; 9. FRI: DJ Jared brings on
the rap & reggae; 10. SAT: John spins rare rap & soul
for a slammin’ Friday night par-tay; 10. SUN: TOGETHER: DJs
Greg Poole & Pam spin for the regulars; 9. MON: LOW PROFILE:
Four years & still running! DJ Qool Marv spins house for the in-crowd; 9.
TUES: THE PAM & JAZZY SHOW: Pam calls the shots while Jazzy
gets out the hiphop, reggae & merengue; 9.



 


NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled
out spot that’s more conducive to quality time than "being seen"
by the movers & shakers, drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2
a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old school Cuban favorites w/live performances; 9,
$10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure Salsa, www.cubansoul.com
for info; 9, $7-$10. MON: THERAPY: Rotating DJs plus live comedy
show, 888-521-0168 for info; 6, $10.


 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



NOWBAR



22 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
or www.tranniechaser.com
THURS:
GUILTY PLEASURES: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s kinky
party for transsexuals, cross-dressers & their admirers showcases transgender
performers, live vocalists & lip-sync artists. Drag shows each week by Glorya’s
creme-de-la-creme superstar friends incl. Siren LaVerne Cox & Paulina of
LIPS; 9, $10 women, $20 men. FRI: TRANNIE CHASER: Glorya Wholesome’s
party for transgender people & their admirers w/live performances, extreme
fashions, guest DJs, themes every week & $100 prize for best dressed in
theme attire (1:30 a.m.); 10, $10-$20. SAT: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S
LIVING LEGENDS
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s party for transsexuals
& cross-dressers feat. drag shows & sounds by Throb’s DJ Carter;
10, $10 women, $20 men.


 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&m cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party w/rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.com
THURS:
FUZION:
Tourists & trendies come here for night of Latin mixes; 10. FRI:
INDULGE YOURSELF: Bridge & tunnel crowd mixed w/downtowners search
for eye candy while sounds of international house, hiphop & classic soul
fill the room; 10. SAT: NO LIMIT: Hi-energy house & techno
by Jared Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion spins funk, soul &
hiphop downstairs; 10.


 



PARLAY LOUNGE



206 Ave. A (E. 13th
St.), 212-228-6231
. MON: FOURPLAY: Party for gay women
& their friends feat. dancers, DJs & more. TUES: HONEY COMB
HIDEOUT
: Feat. sounds by Galeano; 10.


 



PLANT BAR



217 E. 3rd St. (betw.
Aves. B & C), 212-375-9066
. TUES: Pepe Deluxe (CD release)
w/$mall ¢hange.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. WEDS:
DAMAGED: New party all about goth, new wave, punk & industrial w/DJ
Dandy Sex (but remember what Malle said–damaged people truly are dangerous);
11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED: The Who, The Kinks & Sam &
Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!: Professor Jeff & Tibby
X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SUN: THE OTHER SIDE:
DJ Jarek & Skellington w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY
MANNERS MONDAYS
: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay &
Upsetter FC spin reggae & all of its offshoots or antecedents–ska,
rocksteady, roots rockers & dub; 9.



 



REMY LOUNGE



104 Greenwich St.
(Carlise St.), 212-267-4646
. THURS: BRAZILIAN LOUNGE:
DJ Fabio spins hot Brazilian jams–free draft beer till 9, 212-869-1515
for info; 8. SAT: Three years & still going…two-floor party feat.
hiphop, reggae, r&b by Ed Swift & Fish, while DJ Richie & Nelson
spin salsa, house & Latin pop on the other level, 212-869-1781 for guestlist
action; $20, $10 guestlist. TUES: SHOOTING STAR KARAOKE: Here’s
your chance to strut your stuff while drinking down happy hour priced drinks
(till 7)–dance music takes over after that, 212-869-1515 for info; 5.



 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. 10, free. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: Open turntable event w/sign-ups beginning at 9.


 



RUBBER MONKEY



279 Church St. (White
St.), 212-625-8220
. WEDS: LUBRICATED: Resident DJ Paris
spins classics, hiphop & house while fashion industry monguls, models, spoken
word artists, music types & others exchange pick up lines over tapas; 9,
free. THURS: CELEBRITY: Learn to laugh at those who think rubber
is a fashion statement while enjoying live performances by house divas; 9, free.
FRI: Danny Kane beings his classic blend & lovely lasses to
this karaoke party–r&b & hiphop downstairs; 10, $10, $5 in fetish
gear. SAT: RUBBER REVENGE: Taking over where Mother left
off, this fetish party brings masters, servants & a dominatrix or two (for
good measure) under one roof filled with black leather, rubber (natch!) &
latex; 10, $10, $5 in fetish gear.



 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: SHORTY’S LOVE LOUNGE: DJ Ramsy
returns w/mix of hiphop, funk & disco tunes; 7, free. THURS: STRAIGHT
UP
: Start your weekend a little early, while downing multiple rounds
of scotch & soda w/DJ E-Man–one of NY’s best hiphop, house, classics
& soul spinners; 10, $3. FRI: VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice
pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk & classics; 10, $5. SAT: INFINITY:
DJ Seth K spins house, classics, old school, hiphop & Latin; $5. SUN:
SOCIAL SUNDAY: DJs Chappy & Don S. start the week right–with
half-price drinks to get to dancing!; 10, $1 contrib. MON: SAPPHIRE
THE PARTY
: After-hours music at happy hour time. Pete Lax starts
the night w/rhythms, then the Shaker from the UK w/Kevin McCray take over; 7,
$5 incl. one drink. TUES: TOUCH TUESDAYS: DJ Will Milton
brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" to Sapphire, hosted by Hector Cruz
of House Nations; 10, $1 contrib.



 



SHINE



285 W. B’way
(Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. THURS: GIANT STEP MONDAYS:
Resident DJ Ron Trent w/Phil Asher; 9, $10.


 



XVI



16 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-260-1549
. 21 & over, no baseball caps.
WEDS: STARFISH: Urban & rural soundscapes provided by DJ Beat
Pharmacy & Neva w/live performances by Tribal Soundz; 10, $5. THURS:
PANDEMONIUM: DJs Evil Dee, Butta L & Mocha spin top notch hiphop,
r&b & classics for those who like to bounce, baby; 10, free. FRI:
& SAT:
ALLSTARS: DJs Butta L, $mall ¢hange, Larry Love,
Soul Selector & friends keep the weekenders movin’; 10, $5. TUES:
KOOLOUT: Classic funk, soul, r&b, hiphop & reggae sounds
fill the room tonight as DJs Wally, Finsta, Sweets & Rick Blak let it all
hang out; 10, free.


 



SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb Ave. (Clermont
Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT IN BROOKLYN:
Ft. Greene comes alive w/house music & live performances by guest musicians
incl. Zilo Groove, Meschelle N’Degue & D’Angelo; 8.


 



SWIM



145 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS: THE GATHERING:
URB & Mass Appeal magazines host weekly soul & hiphop
party w/DJs Jeffstaple & Selector JD; 11-3 a.m., free.


 



TAGINE DINING GALLERY



537 9th Ave. (40th
St.), 212-564-7292
. THURS: LOTUS: NYPress’ DJ
Eddie Marz spins mix of classics, hiphop & soul that’ll make ya wanna
hit the dance floor; 8:30, free.


 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (St.
Marks Pl.), 212-979-8965
. MON: HEY LOVE: Dancehall,
hiphop, soul, Afrobeat & garage is what you’ll hear at Higher Ground’s
weekly party; 8, free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. WEDS: GOMORRAH:
New fetish party w/different promoters each week, but S&M play is always
encouraged–those dressed in fetish gear or all black are discounted at
the door; 8-2 a.m., $5-$20. FRI: KITSCH-INN: Abby Ehmann
invites you to mingle & drink while DJ Michael T & Robbie D keep you
dancing to punk, glam & heavy metal hair bands–this week, help celebrate
Ducky DooLittle’s release party for Dildo Fanzine–free copies!; $5.
TUES: LATINO CAFE: Weekly party for conneissuers of Latin, reggae
& downtown tempos w/house music at 10; 5.


 



TWILO



530 W. 27th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com 21
& over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. FRI: Tonight, Sasha &
Digweed are in charge. SAT: RESPECT IS BURNING: Junior
Vasquez, who doesn’t go on until 3 a.m. at the earliest, stretching his
night well into Sunday morning…it’s the return of the 6 a.m.-noon party
session w/guests such as tonight’s David Knapp; 11, $20-$25.


 



219 FLAMINGO



219 2nd Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. WEDS: PLATINUM: DJs
Daryl Raymond & Gregg spin hiphop & reggae for those who prefer those
of the same sex; 10, $5 after 10:30. FRI: CLIT CLUB: Long-running
night for da ladies; 10, $3-$7, $9 after 11. SAT: FLAMING: Gayrage
house, funk, hiphop & happy stuff that it’ll get ya on the dance floor;
$5.



 



VAN-DAM



150 Varick St. (Vandam
St.), 212-927-8279
. THURS: Oscar Poche & Garvin White
host new party for all the movers & shakers in the entertainment biz w/deep
house, classics, hiphop & r&b.


 



VILLAGE UNDERGROUND



130 W. 3rd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-777-7745
. See also "Rock ’n’
Roll." FRI: ALTERNLATINO: Live performances & music by
DJ Time; 9, $5-$12, free till 11. SAT: BRAZILLIAN WAY: 101% Brazilian
all night long w/live performance & music by DJ Fabio S., 212-869-1515 for
guestlist; 10, $5-$12, free before 11.


 



WORLD NIGHTCLUB



1501 B’way (43rd
St.), 212-252-3242
. SAT: WORLD SATURDAYS: Two floors of
music feat. house music on the main floor w/DJs Denny Tsettos & Jared Scream;
DJ Ted Dillinger spins hiphop & r&b in the V.I.P. room; 10, $20-$25.


 



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you to dress
for success because you know she will!; 8, free.


 



YABBY



265 Bedford Ave. (N.
1st St
.), Williamsburg, 718-384-1664
. THURS: SILKY:
DJ K.L. Diablo spins house & downtempo; 10, free.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.



 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th St.),
212-780-0202, www.monikabrand.com
WEDS: ALL THAT JAZZ:
Monika Brand takes break from the Sala & does her siren thing; 9-12 a.m.,
free.


 



ALYCHYMY



12 Ave. A (betw. Houston
& 1st Sts.), 212-477-9050
. THURS: THUMP: DJ Eleven
spins hiphop, r&b & reggae; 10, free. SAT: SEXY SATURDAYS:
DJ Eleven & cohort "The Sorcerer" (does he dress up like a wizard?)
spin hiphop, soul & reggae; 10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
New rock ’n’ roll night feat. Shrine’s Greg Anderson; 9:30.
THURS: ETHER: DJs Blues & Fflood spin jungle, ambient &
electro blipperings. Tonight, DJ Stylus & Malik work the tables; 10. FRI:
COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal Deadly
Dragon Soundsystem spins old-school hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall; 10.
SUN: XALAM: Senegalese & African music by DJ Dakar
& El Hadj; 10, free. TUES: HOT CALLALOO: Weekly hiphop &
reggae party feat. DJs Niko & Kest plus guests: Kathy Kuge & DJ Tone;
10.


 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall ¢hange vibes out in social lounge w/underground hiphop, deep funk &
house, salsa & breaks; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: $mall
¢hange drops real jazz & beyond for swanky folk & sometimes DJ Gerald
McBoing Boing joins him on the decks; free.


 



BAR 169



169 E. B’way
(Essex St.), 212-473-8866
. THURS: LOCA’S LOUNGE:
DJs Houdini & CZR alternate spinning tribal music while DJ Heckel serves
up hiphop, classics & salsa for an eclectic crowd of boys & girls, 212-714-8149
for info; 9, $5-$10.


 



BARAZA



133 Ave. C (betw.
8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. WEDS: THIAROYE: DJs
Dakar & guests spin reggae. THURS: BARAZA THURSDAY: DJ
Bay of Pigs spins Cuban, salsa & funk; 10, free. FRI: Brazilian &
Latin w/DJ Maurice; 10, free. SAT: DJ JC Tripp keeps classic salsa flowin’;
10, free. MON: DIGGS 2000: Get rid of the Monday blues w/house,
r&b & dance music; 10, free. TUES: New trip hop &
ambient party w/DJ Daemon.



 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP: DJ Wake
’n’ Bake spins punk, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly
game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo" w/Dr. Ducky, plus
weekly themes: this week, Sex ed, liquor is quicker!; 10, $3, free before 10.
THURS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE: That Guy Tom explores
the sonic universe between pre-punk & punk proper, spinning Iggy, MC5, the
NY Dolls, Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE:
Dr. Ringding & Slim Chance play anything from "guitar & sax
grind" to punk, soul & metal while the hipsters attempt to shake it;
10, free. SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James Spooner with "beats from
the brotherland" incl. 70s soul, funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN:
TIMEBOMB
: Punk, rock ’n’ roll & Blondie–so start
the week right–praise the Lord then throw a few back & then a couple
more; 10, free. TUES: SHINDIG: DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go
dancing Pontani Sisters demonstrate the watusi, frug & swim. Tonight’s
theme is beach party; 10.



 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th St. (betw.
2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks till 9. WEDS:
AM/FM: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D. behind the wheel;
10, free. THURS: POP-O-DELIC: Acid-styled bubblegum pop
party w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE: WBAI’s
DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican r&b;
10, free. SAT: THE ALMIGHTY BURNER: Young DJ Samir kicks out jazz-groove-soul-funk
jams, from James Brown & Herbie Hancock to Jungle Brothers & Tribe;
10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek spins it all; 10, free.
TUES:
TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor serves up 18-wheel
anthems about cheatin’, lying & drinkin’ for all the lil’
wranglers in the house; 10, free.


 



BELMONT LOUNGE



117 E. 15th St. (betw.
Irving Pl. & Union Sq. E.), 212-533-0009
. FRI: AFROLICIOUS:
DJ K.L. Diablo’s long-running hiphop, funk, classics & soul party
for the weekenders; 9:30, $5.


 



BLUE LOUNGE



197 Driggs Ave. (N.
8th St.), Williamsburg, 718-782-8005
. WEDS: NEW WAVE 80S:
Synthpop, New Romantics & memorable favorites in this Williamsburg lounge;
10:30-2:30 a.m., free. SAT: Shack keeps underground & old skool flowing;
10:30-2:30 a.m. MON: GREATEST MELODIES OF ALL TIMES: Eclectic
night of music feat. tunes from 30s-60s like Nat King Cole, Ella, Elvis, Nina
& Frank; 8, free.


 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: MR. VACATION: Spins vintage reggae, hiphop & break
beats; 10, free. SUN: SHARKBITE: Every week at 8. MON: POWERLOUNGE!:
DJ Shakey spins just about everything from rock to jazz, order take-out
straight to the bar; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJs
Jes Grew & Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues; 9, free.


 



CHAOS



225 E. Houston St.
(Essex St.), 212-252-3242
. FRI: CHAOS FRIDAYS: Main floor
w/DJ Repete & his house favorites; downstairs it’s DJ Exacta w/hiphop,
r&b & reggae on the decks; 10, $15-$20.


 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans or athletic
gear, ever. WEDS: GROOVE’S PARADISE: DJ Riz kicks off bi-level
party w/compilation of r&b & reggae, downstairs lounge keeps the Latin
& salsa beats pumpin’ & guests DJs finish the night off; $15-$20.
THURS: CLIQUE: Upscale, trendy folks dress to impress as residents
Andrew Mendez & Jason Ojeda spin on the main floor, downstairs it’s
DJ Clutch on the decks; $20. FRI: GBH: DJ Tuesdae (in a string
bikini) & Seth spin new wave & rock ’n’ roll for the hotties
lookin’ to shake it, while Baby Hec Romero, Anthony Maccaroni & The
Slammin’ Boys from the UK heep house pumpin’ on the downstairs decks,
212-539-3916 for guestlist info; 10, $10-$20. SAT: CHERCHEZ LA FEMME:
City natives & bridge & tunnel types flock here to hear DJ Rich Rydell’s
progressive house beats, see trapeze artists flying overheard & attempt
to make it into the Red Room to hear DJ Double "00" spin hiphop–open
bar 10-11–212-252-CLUB for guestlist & info; 10, $15-$20. SUN:
MARDI GRAS
: Studio 54’s Nicky Siano & DJ Merritt spin for ongoing
party feat. hot DJs & different musical acts each week–open bar from
9:30-11, $10. MON: PURR: Four years & still going–Bonnie
& Belinda host–hiphop party for celebs & ultra trendy folks, 212-206-7770
for more info; $25 men, $7 ladies.


 



CHELSEA LOUNGE



154 W. 26th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-691-5306
. WEDS: CANDY AFTERWORK: Two floors
of bangin’ classics, house, hiphop & reggae by DJ Loui Lou–drink
specials 5-8 & free finger food; 8, free.


 



CHICAGO BLUES



73 8th Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-924-9755
. SUN: SWINGIN’ SUNDAYS:
Lo-Fi Lee hosts w/dance lessons from 8-9 & live music from 9-1; $10.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Parties for big, beautiful women & men & their admirers; 9-3:30, $20,
incl. 2 drinks.


 



COUP



506 E. 6th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-979-2815
. THURS: BUTTERFLY: Queer
neighborhood bash feat. good music, garden & lounge w/DJ Darryl plus guests;
10, free.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party w/dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs & Carolyn
& Glenn downstairs; 3-11 p.m., $12-$15.


 



DRINKLAND



339 E. 10th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2435, www.drinkland.com
No cover except Sundays.
SAT: MIND FLUID ELEVATION THROUGH SOUND: Lola, Kayo! & G.O.V.’s
new party; 10, free.


 



EARTH



20 W. 39th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-719-9867
. THURS: Victor Dinaire spins
every week, logicinfo@aol.com for more info; 10, $10.



 



ELBOW ROOM



144 Bleecker St. (betw.
Thompson St. & LaGuardia Pl.), 212-979-8434
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." FRI: FUSHION MASTER: Zilo Groove plays
two live sets w/DJs spinning funk, triphop, Latin & acid jazz; 11-2 a.m.,
$20, free before midnight.


 



ETOILE



109 E. 56th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-802-4506
. WEDS: BEWEDNESDAY:
Flavien’s weekly party w/hiphop, funk & classics by Stormin’ Norman
upstairs & Shayne Sealy on the decks downstairs w/garage & house–open
bar 10-11; 10.


 



FAILTE



531 2nd Ave. (betw.
29th & 30th Sts.), 212-725-9440
. WEDS: Specials for the ladies
all night long & eclectic mix coming through the speakers; 8, free. THURS:
Robbie Ronson spins 80s alternative hits, Britpop, funk & more; 9, free.
FRI: DJ Y spins 70s, 80s & 90s music that’ll make ya feel good;
10, free.


 



FRANK’S LOUNGE



660 Fulton St. (S.
Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:
BANG
THE PARTY
: Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest house
plus guest DJs; 11, $5.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303
. Open daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m.
WEDS: SESSIONS: Loungey house music w/Diego & the guys from
’Til Noon Productions: DJ Que, & Bill Patrick; 10, $5. SAT:
GOLDEN BOYS
: Digital lounge w/Thomas, Eric & Holmar; 10, $5.



 



GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: VIBES ALIVE: Two
Japanese promoters bring all things funky to this weekly hump-day party feat.
weekly guests; 10, free. THURS: UBIQUITY: New party for electric-deep,
underground, soulful house & loungecore; 10, free. FRI: SLIPPERY:
DJ Greg Poole spins anything from Abba to Outkast (bounce baby, bounce) to Basement
Jaxx & everything in between; 8. SAT: FUNKY SENSATION: Qool
Marv & guests spin sexy soul downstairs w/DJ Darren & hiphop, house
& garage upstairs; 8. TUES: CAMOUFLAGE 2000: Bruna & Beau
treat you to an evening of drum ’n’ bass, jungle & house, 212-252-2199
for info; 10, free.


 



IDLEWILD



145 E. Houston St.
(betw. Eldridge & Forsythe Sts.), 212-591-0787
. TUES: DEEP
SEA
: Lola & E-Man move their underground house party above the clouds.
This week, Kal Fikenscher is featured; 10, free.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs U-Go w/Neils Aline & Thomas D plus guests
spin deep house; 9:30, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: DJ Marc B
gets busy w/funk, dance & house music; 9:30, $5, free before 11. SAT:
GET THE FUNK IN
: DJ Ismael spackles your groove cracks; $5. SUN: OTODAMA:
DJ Toshi w/triphop mixes; $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three different
house DJs inject the signifier w/signification–UK, U.S. & Canada; 9,
$3. TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house w/DJ Gaby
Dershin, Ty Sun & GOV; $3.




IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: TAKUH-X: New drum ’n’
bass night w/Takuya & guests; 9:30, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD:
Funk & soul w/EMCQ, Form & Color & Ubahvision; 9, $10. SAT:
GET THE FUNK IN
: Live funk & Latin bands incl. Funkmonk, Applied Science;
9, $10. SUN: OTODAMA: DJ Toshi w/triphop mixes; $5. MON:
EXCAVATION
: Khatch hosts night w/different artists each week; 9, $5. TUES:
FLUID: Same as upstairs party; $3.


 



JOY



243 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-946-1972
. FRI: JACK RABBIT SLIMS:
DJs Tony Humpheries & Mark Ronson give you reason to say "thank goodness
it’s Friday," as they spin hiphop, reggae & r&b; $15.


 



LA BELLE EPOQUE



827 B’way (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-6436
. THURS: LA RUMBA:
Dance to salsa & old skool Cuban music w/DJ Fede–live performances
at 10:30 & 12:30 a.m.; $7.


 



LAVA LOUNGE



28 W. 20th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7867
. SAT: LAVA SATURDAYS:
DJ Frank Delour spins house upstairs & DJ Casper takes over the downstairs
lounge w/classics, soul & r&b, 212-252-3242 for res.; 10, $15-$20.



 


LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. FRI: PLANET
CLAIRE
: New party from hosts Holly (Greendoor) & Johnny T. (Motherfucker)
feat. go-go action & 80s hits; 11, $5-$7. SAT: TRICK: DJ Miss
Guy of the Toilet Boys spins rock, soul & punk plus Go-Go dancers; 11, $7.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-807-7780
. SAT: MAIN INGREDIENT: Blue
Davis hosts while resident DJs play hiphop, classics & reggae for this weekly
dance party crew, e-mail pbny2k@aol.com for guestlist; 10, $15-$20.



 


LUDLOW BAR



165 Ludlow St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-353-0536
. Free weekdays.
Free weekends, $3 after 11. WEDS: DJ Rick of D-Generation brings
you hiphop, house & classic rock; 9. THURS: DJ John Stanler w/hiphop
& rock plus the lovely Nicole; 9. FRI: DJ Jared brings on
the rap & reggae; 10. SAT: John spins rare rap & soul
for a slammin’ Friday night par-tay; 10. SUN: TOGETHER: DJs
Greg Poole & Pam spin for the regulars; 9. MON: LOW PROFILE:
Four years & still running! DJ Qool Marv spins house for the in-crowd; 9.
TUES: THE PAM & JAZZY SHOW: Pam calls the shots while Jazzy
gets out the hiphop, reggae & merengue; 9.



 


NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled
out spot that’s more conducive to quality time than "being seen"
by the movers & shakers, drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2
a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old school Cuban favorites w/live performances; 9,
$10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure Salsa, www.cubansoul.com
for info; 9, $7-$10. MON: THERAPY: Rotating DJs plus live comedy
show, 888-521-0168 for info; 6, $10.


 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



NOWBAR



22 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS: GUILTY PLEASURES:
Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s kinky party for transsexuals, cross-dressers
& their admirers showcases transgender performers, live vocalists &
lip-sync artists. Drag shows each week feat. creme-de-la-creme of Glorya’s
superstar friends incl. Siren LaVerne Cox & Paulina of LIPS; 9, $10 women,
$20 men. FRI: TRANNIE CHASER: Glorya Wholesome’s Fetish party
for transgender people & their admirers w/live performances, extreme fashions,
guest DJs, themes every week & $100 prize for best dressed in theme attire
(1:30 a.m.); 10, $10-$20. SAT: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS:
Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s party for transsexuals & cross-dressers
feat. drag shows & sounds by Throb’s DJ Carter; 10, $10 women, $20
men.


 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&m cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party w/rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.com
THURS:
FUZION:
Tourists & trendies come here for night of Latin mixes; 10. FRI:
INDULGE YOURSELF: Bridge & tunnel crowd mixed w/downtowners search
for eye candy while sounds of international house, hiphop & classic soul
fill the room; 10. SAT: NO LIMIT: Hi-energy house & techno
by Jared Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion spins funk, soul &
hiphop downstairs; 10.


 



PARLAY LOUNGE



206 Ave. A (E. 13th
St.), 212-228-6231
. FRI: WHEEL UP: New party, mixed crowd.
MON: FOURPLAY: Party for gay women & their friends feat. dancers,
DJs & more. TUES: HONEY COMB HIDEOUT: Feat. sounds by Galeano;
10.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. WEDS:
DAMAGED: New party all about goth, new wave, punk & industrial w/DJ
Dandy Sex (but remember what Malle said–damaged people truly are dangerous);
11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED: The Who, The Kinks & Sam &
Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!: Professor Jeff & Tibby
X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SAT: BOSS SOUNDS:
Monthly party of ska, reggae & mod music; 10. SUN: THE OTHER
SIDE
: DJ Jarek & Skellington w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON:
HEAVY MANNERS MONDAYS: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro,
Agent Jay & Upsetter FC spin reggae & all of its offshoots or antecedents–ska,
rocksteady, roots rockers & dub; 9. TUES: THE SHADOW FACTORY:
Experimental pop, drone, post-punk & something called "children’s
psychedelia" w/DJ Jon Deadleaves; 10, free.


 



REMY LOUNGE



104 Greenwich St.
(Carlise St.), 212-267-4646
. SAT: Three years & still going…two-floor
party feat. hiphop, reggae, r&b by Ed Swift & Fish, while DJ Richie
& Nelson spin salsa, house & Latin pop on the other level; $10-$20.


 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. 10, free. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: Open turntable event w/sign-ups beginning at 9. Tonight’s
guest is Breakbeat Science’s Quartz.


 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: DEEP SESSIONS: Baby Hec Romero &
crew (incl. Alan Sanctuary) spin soulful, deep house; 7, $5, no cover for ladies.
THURS: STRAIGHT UP: DJ E-Man spins hiphop, house, classics
& soul while downing multiple rounds of scotch & soda; 10, $3. FRI:
VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk
& classics; 10, $5. SAT: INFINITY: DJ Seth K spins
house, classics, old school, hiphop & Latin; $5. SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY:
DJ Chappy starts the week right half-price drinks to get to dancing!; 10, $1
contrib. MON: SLEAZE FACTOR: After-hours music at happy
hour time. Deep house, breaks, tech-house & all manner of beat-based dance
music w/residents Adam Goldstone, Peter Anthony, DJ Brian, Ashley Warren, Rick
Salzer, Darek Marin spin; 7, $5 incl. one drink. TUES: TOUCH TUESDAYS:
DJ Will Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" to Sapphire, hosted
by Hector Cruz of House Nations; 10, $1 contrib.


 



SHINE



285 W. B’way
(Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. THURS: GIANT STEP MONDAYS:
Resident DJ Ron Trent w/Phil Asher; 9, $10.


 



XVI



16 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-260-1549
. 21 & over, no baseball caps.
WEDS: STARFISH: Urban & rural soundscapes provided by DJ Beat
Pharmacy & Neva w/live performances by Tribal Soundz; 10, $5. THURS:
PANDEMONIUM: DJs Evil Dee, Butta L & Mocha spin top notch hiphop,
r&b & classics for those who like to bounce, baby; 10, free. FRI:
& SAT:
ALLSTARS: DJs Butta L, $mall ¢hange, Larry Love,
Soul Selector & friends keep the weekenders movin’; 10, $5. TUES:
KOOLOUT: Classic funk, soul, r&b, hiphop & reggea sounds
fill the room tonight as DJs Wally, Finsta, Sweets & Rick Blak let it all
hang out; 10, free.


 



SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb Ave. (Clermont
Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT IN BROOKLYN:
Ft. Greene comes alive w/house music & live performances by guest musicians
incl. Zilo Groove, Meschelle N’Degue & D’Angelo; 8.


 



SWIM



145 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS: THE GATHERING:
URB & Mass Appeal magazines host weekly party w/DJs Jeffstaple
& Selector JD; 11-3 a.m., free.


 



TAGINE DINING GALLERY



537 9th Ave. (40th
St.), 212-564-7292
. THURS: LOTUS: NYPress’ DJ
Eddie Marz spins mix of classics, hiphop & soul that’ll make ya wanna
hit the dance floor; 8:30, free.


 



13



35 E. 13th St. (betw.
University Pl. & B’way), 212-979-6677
. THURS: Micheal
T celebrates another birthday; DJs Alec the Kid, Realistic Dennis, Raymond &
Curtis Tarantino, 10, free.


 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (St.
Marks Pl.), 212-979-8965
. MON: HEY LOVE: Dancehall,
hiphop, soul, Afrobeat & garage is what you’ll hear at Higher Ground’s
weekly party; 8, free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. WEDS: GOMORRAH:
New fetish party w/different promoters each week, but S&M play is always
encouraged–those dressed in fetish gear or all black are discounted at
the door; 8-2 a.m., $5-$20. FRI: KITSCH-INN: Abby Ehmann
invites you to mingle & drink while DJ Michael T & Robbie D keep you
dancing to punk, glam & heavy metal hair bands–band performances each
week incl. Young & Fabulous & DJ Fitz w/host Justine D; Kitsch Inn regulars
at 10; $5. TUES: LATINO CAFE: Birthday party for DJ Phil Turnipseed.


 



TWILO



530 W. 27th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com 21
& over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. FRI: Tonight, Josh Wink
& David Alvarado are in charge. SAT: RESPECT IS BURNING:
Junior Vasquez, who doesn’t go on until 3 a.m. at the earliest, stretching
his night well into Sunday morning…it’s the return of the 6 a.m.-noon
party session w/guests such as David Knapp & Manny Lehman, but tonight it’s
Danny Howells; 11, $20-$25.


 



219 FLAMINGO



219 2nd Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. WEDS: PLATINUM: DJs
Daryl Raymond & Gregg spin hiphop & reggae for those who prefer those
of the same sex; 10, $5 after 10:30. FRI: CLIT CLUB: Long-running
night for da ladies; 10, $3-$7, $9 after 11. SAT: FLAMING: Gayrage
house, funk, hiphop & happy stuff that it’ll get ya on the dance floor;
$5.



 



VAN-DAM



150 Varick St. (Vandam
St.), 212-927-8279
. THURS: Oscar Poche & Garvin White
host new party for all the movers & shakers in the entertainment biz w/deep
house, classics, hiphop & r&b.


 



WORLD NIGHTCLUB



1501 B’way (43rd
St.), 212-252-3242
. SAT: WORLD SATURDAYS: Two floors of
music feat. house music on the main floor w/DJs Denny Tsettos & Jared Scream;
DJ Ted Dillinger spins hiphop & r&b in the V.I.P. room; 10, $20-$25.


 



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you to dress
for success because you know she will!; 8, free.


 



YABBY



265 Bedford Ave. (N.
1st St
.), Williamsburg, 718-384-1664
. THURS: SILKY:
DJ K.L. Diablo spins house & downtempo; 10, free.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.


 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th St.),
212-780-0202, www.monikabrand.com
WEDS: ALL THAT JAZZ:
Monika Brand takes break from the Sala & does her siren thing; 9-12 a.m.,
free.


 



ALYCHYMY



12 Ave. A (betw. Houston
& 1st Sts.), 212-477-9050
. THURS: THUMP: DJ Eleven
spins hiphop, r&b & reggae; 10, free. SAT: SEXY SATURDAYS:
DJ Eleven & cohort "The Sorcerer" (does he dress up like a wizard?)
spin hiphop, soul & reggae; 10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
BLACK SHEEP
: E-man, Lorie (Bang the Party) & Lola host yet another night
of exotic music, but mainly r&b, classics & hiphop–DJ Will Taylor
rebroadcasts Sat. on 91.9 FM, 917-449-5253 for info; 9-2 a.m. THURS: ETHER:
DJs Blues & Fflood spin jungle, ambient & electro blipperings. Tonight,
DJ Stylus & Malik work the tables; 10. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE: DJ
Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal Deadly Dragon Soundsystem spins old-school
hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall; 10. SUN: XALAM: Senegalese
& African music by DJ Dakar & El Hadj; 10, free. TUES: HOT
CALLALOO
: Weekly hiphop & reggae party feat. DJs Niko & Kest plus
guests; 10.


 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall ¢hange vibes out in social lounge w/underground hiphop, deep funk &
house, salsa & breaks; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: $mall
¢hange drops real jazz & beyond for swanky folk & sometimes DJ Gerald
McBoing Boing joins him on the decks; free.


 



BAR 169



169 E. B’way
(Essex St.), 212-473-8866
. THURS: LOCA’S LOUNGE:
DJs Houdini & CZR alternate spinning tribal music while DJ Heckel serves
up hiphop, classics & salsa for an eclectic crowd of boys & girls, 212-714-8149
for info; 9, $5-$10.


 



BAR D’O



29 Bedford St. (Downing
St.), 212-627-1580
. THURS: IN HI-FI: DJ Jack Fetterman’s
monthly party dabbles between 70s go-go, soundtrack blips & drum ’n’
bass; 7, free.


 



BARAZA



133 Ave. C (betw.
8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. WEDS: THIAROYE:
DJ Dakar plays roots reggae & drum ’n’ bass; 10, free. THURS:
BARAZA THURSDAY: DJ Bay of Pigs spins Cuban, salsa & funk;
10, free. FRI: Brazilian & Latin w/DJ Problema; 10, free. SAT:
DJ Geo keeps classic salsa flowin’; 10, free. MON: DIGGS
2000
: Get rid of the Monday blues w/house, r&b & dance music; 10,
free. TUES: New trip hop & ambient party w/DJ Daemon.



 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP: DJ Wake
’n’ Bake spins punk, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly
game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo" w/Dr. Ducky, plus
weekly themes; 10, $3. THURS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE:
That Guy Tom explores the sonic universe between pre-punk & punk proper,
spinning Iggy, MC5, the NY Dolls, Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI:
SQUARESVILLE: Dr. Ringding & Slim Chance play anything
from "guitar & sax grind" to punk, soul & metal while the
hipsters attempt to shake it; 10, free. SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James
Spooner with "beats from the brotherland" incl. 70s soul, funk &
early hiphop; 10, free. SUN: TIMEBOMB: Punk, rock ’n’
roll & Blondie–so start the week right–praise the Lord then throw
a few back & then a couple more; 10, free. TUES: SHINDIG:
DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go dancing Pontani Sisters demonstrate the
watusi, frug & swim; 10.



 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th St. (betw.
2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks till 9. WEDS:
AM/FM: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D. behind the wheel;
10, free. THURS: POP-O-DELIC: Acid-styled bubblegum pop
party w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE: WBAI’s
DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican r&b;
10, free. SAT: THE ALMIGHTY BURNER: Young DJ Samir kicks out jazz-groove-soul-funk
james, from James Brown & Herbie Hancock to Jungle Brothers & Tribe;
10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek spins it all; 10, free.
TUES:
TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor serves up 18-wheel
anthems about cheatin’, lying & drinkin’ for all the lil’
wranglers in the house; 10, free.



 



BELMONT LOUNGE



117 E. 15th St. (betw.
Irving Pl. & Union Sq. E.), 212-533-0009
. FRI: AFROLICIOUS:
DJ K.L. Diablo’s long-running hiphop, funk, classics & soul party
for the weekenders; 9:30, $5.


 



BLUE LOUNGE



197 Driggs Ave. (N.
8th St.), Williamsburg, 718-782-8005
. WEDS: NEW WAVE 80S:
Synthpop, New Romantics & memorable favorites in this Williamsburg lounge;
10:30-2:30 a.m., free. SAT: Shack keeps underground & old skool flowing;
10:30-2:30 a.m. MON: GREATEST MELODIES OF ALL TIMES: Eclectic
night of music feat. tunes from 30s-60s like Nat King Cole, Ella, Elvis, Nina
& Frank; 8, free.


 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: MR. VACATION: Spins vintage reggae, hiphop & break
beats; 10, free. SUN: SHARKBITE: Every week at 8. MON: POWERLOUNGE!:
DJ Shakey spins just about everything from rock to jazz, order take-out
straight to the bar; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJs
Jes Grew & Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues; 9, free.



 



CHAOS



225 E. Houston St.
(Essex St.), 212-252-3242
. FRI: CHAOS FRIDAYS: Main floor
w/DJ Repete & his house favorites; downstairs it’s DJ Exacta w/hiphop,
r&b & reggae on the decks; 10, $15-$20.



 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans or athletic
gear, ever. WEDS: GROOVE’S PARADISE: DJ Riz kicks off bi-level
party w/compilation of r&b & reggae, downstairs lounge keeps the Latin
& salsa beats pumpin’ & guests DJs finish the night off; $15-$20.
THURS: CLIQUE: Upscale, trendy folks dress to impress as residents
Andrew Mendez & Jason Ojeda spin on the main floor, downstairs it’s
DJ Clutch on the decks; $20. FRI: GBH: DJ Tuesdae (in a string
bikini) & Seth spin new wave & rock ’n’ roll for the hotties
lookin’ to shake it, while Baby Hec Romero, Anthony Maccaroni & The
Slammin’ Boys from the UK heep house pumpin’ on the downstairs decks,
212-539-3916 for guestlist info; 10, $10-$20. SAT: CHERCHEZ LA FEMME:
City natives & bridge & tunnel types flock here to hear DJ Rich Rydell’s
progressive house beats, see trapeze artists flying overheard & attempt
to make it into the Red Room to hear DJ Double "00" spin hiphop–open
bar 10-11–212-252-CLUB for guestlist & info; 10, $15-$20. SUN:
MARDI GRAS
: Studio 54’s Nicky Siano & DJ Merritt spin for ongoing
party feat. hot DJs & different musical acts each week–open bar from
9:30-11, $10. MON: PURR: Four years & still going–Bonnie
& Belinda host–hiphop party for celebs & ultra trendy folks, 212-206-7770
for more info; $25 men, $7 ladies.



 



CHELSEA LOUNGE



154 W. 26th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-691-5306
. WEDS: CANDY AFTERWORK: Two floors
of bangin’ classics, house, hiphop & reggae by DJ Loui Lou–drink
specials 5-8 & free finger food; 8, free.


 



CHICAGO BLUES



73 8th Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-924-9755
. SUN: SWINGIN’ SUNDAYS:
Lo-Fi Lee hosts w/dance lessons from 8-9 & live music from 9-1; $10.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Parties for big, beautiful women & men & their admirers. This week:
"Ladies Night," ladies free before 9:30; 9-3:30, $20, incl. 2 drinks.


 



CLUB 101



101 7th Ave. S. (Grove
St.), 212-687-1045
. TUES: OPEN MIKE: The Limelight hosts
evening of singing & spontaneity w/r&b by "The Sharon Show"
& performance by Winelights; 6:30.



 


COUP



506 E. 6th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-979-2815
. THURS: BUTTERFLY: Queer
neighborhood bash feat. good music, garden & lounge w/DJ Darryl plus guests;
10, free.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party w/dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs & Carolyn
& Glenn downstairs; 3-11 p.m., $12-$15.


 



EARTH



20 W. 39th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-719-9867
. THURS: Victor Dinaire spins
every week, logicinfo@aol.com for more info; 10, $10.



 



ELBOW ROOM



144 Bleecker St. (betw.
Thompson St. & LaGuardia Pl.), 212-979-8434
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." FRI: FUSHION MASTER: Zilo Groove plays
two live sets w/DJs spinning funk, triphop, Latin & acid jazz; 11-2 a.m.,
$20, free before midnight.


 



ETOILE



109 E. 56th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-802-4506
. WEDS: BEWEDNESDAY:
Flavien’s weekly party w/hiphop, funk & classics by Stormin’ Norman
upstairs & Shayne Sealy on the decks downstairs w/garage & house–open
bar 10-11; 10.


 



FAILTE



531 2nd Ave. (betw.
29th & 30th Sts.), 212-725-9440
. THURS: Robbie Ronson spins
80s alternative hits, Britpop, funk & more; 9, free. FRI: DJ Y spins
70s, 80s & 90s music that’ll make ya feel good; 10, free.


 



FRANK’S LOUNGE



660 Fulton St. (S.
Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:
BANG
THE PARTY
: Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest house
plus guest DJs; 11, $5.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303
. Open daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m.
WEDS: SESSIONS: Loungey house music w/Diego & the guys from
’Til Noon Productions: DJ Que, & Bill Patrick; 10, $5. THURS: TRU
SKOOL
: Techno party w/Kimyon of Tru Skool; 10, $5. FRI: DAPPER
FRIDAYS
: Liam & Billy Shane host super lounge night; 9, $10. SAT:
GOLDEN BOYS
: Digital lounge w/Thomas, Eric & Holmar; 10, $5.


 



GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: VIBES ALIVE: Two
Japanese promoters bring all things funky to this weekly hump-day party feat.
weekly guests; 10, free. THURS: UBIQUITY: New party for electric-deep,
underground, soulful house & loungecore; 10, free. FRI: SLIPPERY:
DJ Greg Poole spins anything from Abba to Outkast (bounce baby, bounce) to Basement
Jaxx & everything in between; 8. SAT: FUNKY SENSATION: Qool
Marv & guests spin sexy soul downstairs w/DJ Darren & hiphop, house
& garage upstairs; 8. TUES: CAMOUFLAGE 2000: Bruna & Beau
treat you to an evening of drum ’n’ bass, jungle & house, 212-252-2199
for info; 10, free.


 



IDLEWILD



145 E. Houston St.
(betw. Eldridge & Forsythe Sts.), 212-591-0787
. TUES: DEEP
SEA
: Lola & E-Man move their underground house party above the clouds.
This week, DJ Jon Cutler from Distant Music is featured; 10, free.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs U-Go w/Neils Aline & Thomas D plus guests
spin deep house; 9:30, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: DJ Marc B
gets busy w/funk, dance & house music; 9:30, $5, free before 11. SAT:
GET THE FUNK IN
: DJ Ismael spackles your groove cracks; $5. SUN: OTODAMA:
DJ Toshi w/triphop mixes; $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three different
house DJs inject the signifier w/signification–UK, U.S. & Canada; 9,
$3. TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house w/DJ Gaby
Dershin, Ty Sun & GOV; $3.




IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: TAKUH-X: New drum ’n’
bass night w/Takuya & guests; 9:30, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD:
Funk & soul w/EMCQ, Sabina Sciubba & Meg Montgomery; 9, $10. SAT:
GET THE FUNK IN
: Live funk & Latin bands incl. Dave Mullen’s Butter,
Afromantra & Taksim; 9, $10. SUN: OTODAMA: DJ Toshi w/triphop
mixes; $5. MON: EXCAVATION: Khatch hosts night w/different artists
each week; 9, $5. TUES: FLUID: Same as upstairs party; $3.


 



LA BELLE EPOQUE



827 B’way (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-6436
. THURS: LA RUMBA:
Dance to salsa & old skool Cuban music w/DJ Fede–live performances
at 10:30 & 12:30 a.m.; $7.


 



LAVA LOUNGE



28 W. 20th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7867
. SAT: LAVA SATURDAYS:
DJ Frank Delour spins house upstairs & DJ Casper takes over the downstairs
lounge w/classics, soul & r&b, 212-252-3242 for res.; 10, $15-$20.



 


LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. SAT: TRICK:
DJ Miss Guy of the Toilet Boys spins rock, soul & punk plus Go-Go dancers;
11, $7.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-807-7780
. SAT: MAIN INGREDIENT: Blue
Davis hosts while resident DJs play hiphop, classics & reggae for this weekly
dance party crew, e-mail pbny2k@aol.com for guestlist; 10, $15-$20.



 


LUDLOW BAR



165 Ludlow St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-353-0536
. Free weekdays.
Free weekends, $3 after 11. WEDS: DJ Rick of D-Generation brings
you hiphop, house & classic rock; 9. THURS: DJ John Stanler w/hiphop
& rock plus the lovely Nicole; 9. FRI: DJ Jared brings on
the rap & reggae; 10. SAT: John spins rare rap & soul
for a slammin’ Friday night par-tay; 10. SUN: TOGETHER: DJs
Greg Poole & Pam spin for the regulars; 9. MON: LOW PROFILE:
Four years & still running! DJ Qool Marv spins house for the in-crowd; 9.
TUES: THE PAM & JAZZY SHOW: Pam calls the shots while Jazzy
gets out the hiphop, reggae & merengue; 9.



 


NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled
out spot that’s more conducive to quality time than "being seen"
by the movers & shakers, drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2
a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old school Cuban favorites w/live performances; 9,
$10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure Salsa, www.cubansoul.com
for info; 9, $7-$10. MON: THERAPY: Rotating DJs plus live comedy
show, 888-521-0168 for info; 6, $10.


 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&m cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party w/rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.com
THURS:
FUZION:
Tourists & trendies come here for night of Latin mixes; 10. FRI:
INDULGE YOURSELF: Bridge & tunnel crowd mixed w/downtowners search
for eye candy while sounds of international house, hiphop & classic soul
fill the room; 10. SAT: NO LIMIT: Hi-energy house & techno
by Jared Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion spins funk, soul &
hiphop downstairs; 10.


 



PARLAY LOUNGE



206 Ave. A (E. 13th
St.), 212-228-6231
. FRI: WHEEL UP: New party, mixed crowd.
MON: FOURPLAY: Party for gay women & their friends feat. dancers,
DJs & more. TUES: HONEY COMB HIDEOUT: Feat. sounds by Galeano;
10.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. WEDS:
DAMAGED: New party all about goth, new wave, punk & industrial w/DJ
Dandy Sex (but remember what Malle said–damaged people truly are dangerous);
11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED: The Who, The Kinks & Sam &
Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!: Professor Jeff & Tibby
X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SAT: RUSTYN @ RAVEN:
Monthly party for 80s punk & new wave; 10. SUN: THE OTHER
SIDE
: DJ Jarek & Skellington w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON:
HEAVY MANNERS MONDAYS: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro,
Agent Jay & Upsetter FC spin reggae & all of its offshoots or antecedents–ska,
rocksteady, roots rockers & dub; 9. TUES: THE SHADOW FACTORY:
Experimental pop, drone, post-punk & something called "children’s
psychedelia" w/DJ Jon Deadleaves; 10, free.



 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. 10, free. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: Open turntable event w/sign-ups beginning at 9. Tonight’s
guest is Breakbeat Science’s Quartz.


 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: DEEP SESSIONS: Baby Hec Romero &
crew (incl. Alan Sanctuary) spin soulful, deep house; 7, $5, no cover for ladies.
THURS: STRAIGHT UP: DJ E-Man spins hiphop, house, classics
& soul while downing multiple rounds of scotch & soda; 10, $3. FRI:
VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk
& classics; 10, $5. SAT: INFINITY: DJ Seth K spins
house, classics, old school, hiphop & Latin; $5. SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY:
DJ Chappy starts the week right half-price drinks to get to dancing!; 10, $1
contrib. MON: SLEAZE FACTOR: After-hours music at happy
hour time. Deep house, breaks, tech-house & all manner of beat-based dance
music w/residents Adam Goldstone, Peter Anthony, DJ Brian, Ashley Warren, Rick
Salzer, Darek Marin spin; 7, $5 incl. one drink. TUES: TOUCH TUESDAYS:
DJ Will Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" to Sapphire, hosted
by Hector Cruz of House Nations; 10, $1 contrib.


 



SHINE



285 W. B’way
(Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. THURS: GIANT STEP MONDAYS:
Resident DJ Ron Trent w/Phil Asher; 9, $10.


 



SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb Ave. (Clermont
Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT IN BROOKLYN:
Ft. Greene comes alive w/house music & live performances by guest musicians
incl. Zilo Groove, Meschelle N’Degue & D’Angelo; 8.


 



SWIM



145 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS: THE GATHERING:
URB & Mass Appeal magazines host weekly party w/DJs Jeffstaple
& Selector JD; 11-3 a.m., free.


 



TAGINE DINING GALLERY



537 9th Ave. (40th
St.), 212-564-7292
. THURS: LOTUS: NYPress’ DJ
Eddie Marz spins mix of classics, hiphop & soul that’ll make ya wanna
hit the dance floor; 8:30, free.


 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (St.
Marks Pl.), 212-979-8965
. MON: HEY LOVE: Dancehall,
hiphop, soul, Afrobeat & garage is what you’ll hear at Higher Ground’s
weekly party; 8, free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. WEDS: GOMORRAH:
New fetish party w/different promoters each week, but S&M play is always
encouraged–those dressed in fetish gear or all black are discounted at
the door; 8-2 a.m., $5-$20. FRI: KITSCH-INN: Abby Ehmann
invites you to mingle & drink while DJ Michael T & Robbie D keep you
dancing to punk, glam & heavy metal hair bands–band performances each
week incl. Absinthee & Candymeat; Kitsch Inn regulars at 10; $5.



 



TWILO



530 W. 27th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com 21
& over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. FRI: Tonight, Seb Fontaine,
Hipp-E & Halo are in charge. SAT: RESPECT IS BURNING: Junior
Vasquez, who doesn’t go on until 3 a.m. at the earliest, stretching his
night well into Sunday morning…it’s the return of the 6 a.m.-noon party
session w/guests such as David Knapp & Manny Lehman, but tonight it’s
Anthony Pappa & Sean Cusick; 11, $20-$25.



 



219 FLAMINGO



219 2nd Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. WEDS: PLATINUM: DJs
Daryl Raymond & Gregg spin hiphop & reggae for those who prefer those
of the same sex; 10, $5 after 10:30. FRI: CLIT CLUB: Long-running
night for da ladies; 10, $3-$7, $9 after 11. SAT: FLAMING: Gayrage
house, funk, hiphop & happy stuff that it’ll get ya on the dance floor;
$5.



 



VAN-DAM



150 Varick St. (Vandam
St.), 212-927-8279
. THURS: Oscar Poche & Garvin White
host new party for all the movers & shakers in the entertainment biz w/deep
house, classics, hiphop & r&b.



 



WORLD NIGHTCLUB



1501 B’way (43rd
St.), 212-252-3242
. SAT: WORLD SATURDAYS: Two floors of
music feat. house music on the main floor w/DJs Denny Tsettos & Jared Scream;
DJ Ted Dillinger spins hiphop & r&b in the V.I.P. room; 10, $20-$25.


 



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you to dress
for success because you know she will!; 8, free.


 



YABBY



265 Bedford Ave. (N.
1st St
.), Williamsburg, 718-384-1664
. THURS: SILKY:
DJ K.L. Diablo spins house & downtempo; 10, free.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.



 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th St.),
212-780-0202, www.monikabrand.com
WEDS: ALL THAT JAZZ:
Monika Brand takes break from the Sala & does her siren thing; 9-12 a.m.,
free.


 



ALYCHYMY



12 Ave. A (betw. Houston
& 1st Sts.), 212-477-9050
. THURS: THUMP: DJ Eleven
spins hiphop, r&b & reggae; 10, free. SAT: SEXY SATURDAYS:
DJ Eleven & cohort "The Sorcerer" (does he dress up like a wizard?)
spin hiphop, soul & reggae; 10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
BLACK SHEEP
: E-man, Lorie (Bang the Party) & Lola host yet another night
of exotic music, but mainly r&b, classics & hiphop–DJ Will Taylor
rebroadcasts Sat. on 91.9 FM, 917-449-5253 for info; 9-2 a.m. THURS: ETHER:
DJs Blues & Fflood spin jungle, ambient & electro blipperings; 10. FRI:
COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal Deadly
Dragon Soundsystem spins old-school hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall; 10.
SUN: XALAM: Senegalese & African music by DJ Dakar
& El Hadj; 10, free. TUES: HOT CALLALOO: Weekly hiphop &
reggae party feat. DJs Niko & Kest plus guests; 10.


 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall ¢hange vibes out in social lounge w/underground hiphop, deep funk &
house, salsa & breaks; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: $mall
¢hange drops real jazz & beyond for swanky folk & sometimes DJ Gerald
McBoing Boing joins him on the decks; free.


 



BAR 169



169 E. B’way
(Essex St.), 212-473-8866
. THURS: LOCA’S LOUNGE:
DJs Houdini & CZR alternate spinning tribal music while DJ Heckel serves
up hiphop, classics & salsa for an eclectic crowd of boys & girls, 212-714-8149
for info; 9, $5-$10.


 



BARAZA



133 Ave. C (betw.
8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. WEDS: THIAROYE:
DJ Dakar plays roots reggae & drum ’n’ bass; 10, free. THURS:
BARAZA THURSDAY: DJ Bay of Pigs spins Cuban, salsa & funk;
10, free. FRI: Brazilian & Latin w/DJ Maurice & Vu Jade; 10,
free. SAT: DJ JC Tripp keeps classic salsa & Brazilian tunes flowin’;
10, free. MON: DIGGS 2000: Get rid of the Monday blues w/house,
r&b & dance music; 10, free. TUES: New trip hop &
ambient party w/DJ Daemon.



 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP: DJ Wake
’n’ Bake spins punk, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly
game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo." Tonight’s
theme: Lubricate this–Ducky reveals test results from her human guinea
pigs & various lubes; 10, $3. THURS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE:
That Guy Tom explores the sonic universe between pre-punk & punk proper,
spinning Iggy, MC5, the NY Dolls, Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI:
SQUARESVILLE: Dr. Ringding & Slim Chance play anything
from "guitar & sax grind" to punk, soul & metal while the
hipsters attempt to shake it; 10, free. SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James
Spooner with "beats from the brotherland" incl. 70s soul, funk &
early hiphop; 10, free. SUN: TIMEBOMB: Punk, rock ’n’
roll & Blondie–so start the week right–praise the Lord then throw
a few back & then a couple more; 10, free. MON: ASS OUT MONDAY:
DJ BIG DJ spins dirty blues music, honky tonk & twisted rockabilly; 10.
free. TUES: SHINDIG: DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go dancing
Pontani Sisters demonstrate the watusi, frug & swim; 10.


 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th St. (betw.
2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks till 9. WEDS:
AM/FM: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D. behind the wheel;
10, free. THURS: FAT THURSDAY: New Orleans r&b, Mardi
Gras style, w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE: WBAI’s
DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican r&b;
10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek spins it all; 10, free.
TUES:
TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor gives the truckers
in the house the country they’ve been looking for. Bring your CB radio,
favorite Wrangler shirt & shake that thang; 10, free.


 



BELMONT LOUNGE



117 E. 15th St. (betw.
Irving Pl. & Union Sq. E.), 212-533-0009
. FRI: AFROLICIOUS:
DJ K.L. Diablo’s long-running hiphop, funk, classics & soul party
for the weekenders; 9:30, $5.


 



BLUE LOUNGE



197 Driggs Ave. (N.
8th St.), Williamsburg, 718-782-8005
. WEDS: NEW WAVE 80S:
Synthpop, New Romantics & memorable favorites in this Williamsburg lounge;
10:30-2:30 a.m., free. SAT: Shack keeps underground & old skool flowing;
10:30-2:30 a.m. MON: GREATEST MELODIES OF ALL TIMES: Eclectic
night of music feat. tunes from 30s-60s like Nat King Cole, Ella, Elvis, Nina
& Frank; 8, free.



 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: MR. VACATION: Spins vintage reggae, hiphop & break
beats; 10, free. SUN: SHARKBITE: Every week at 8. MON: POWERLOUNGE!:
DJ Shakey spins just about everything from rock to jazz, order take-out
straight to the bar; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJs
Jes Grew & Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues; 9, free.


 



CHAOS



225 E. Houston St.
(Essex St.), 212-252-3242
. FRI: CHAOS FRIDAYS: Main floor
w/DJ Repete & his house favorites; downstairs it’s DJ Exacta w/hiphop,
r&b & reggae on the decks; 10, $15-$20.


 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans or athletic
gear, ever. WEDS: GROOVE’S PARADISE: DJ Riz kicks off bi-level
party w/compilation of r&b & reggae, downstairs lounge keeps the Latin
& salsa beats pumpin’ & guests DJs finish the night off; $15-$20.
THURS: CLIQUE: Upscale, trendy folks dress to impress as residents
Andrew Mendez & Jason Ojeda spin on the main floor, downstairs it’s
DJ Clutch on the decks; $20. FRI: GBH: DJ Tuesdae (in a string
bikini) & Seth spin new wave & rock ’n’ roll for the hotties
lookin’ to shake it, while Baby Hec Romero, Anthony Maccaroni & The
Slammin’ Boys from the UK heep house pumpin’ on the downstairs decks,
212-539-3916 for guestlist info; 10, $10-$20. SAT: CHERCHEZ LA FEMME:
City natives & bridge & tunnel types flock here to hear DJ Rich Rydell’s
progressive beats, see trapeze artists flying overheard & attempt to make
it into the Red Room to hear DJ 007 spin hiphop–open bar 10-11; 10, $15-$20.
SUN: MARDI GRAS: Studio 54’s Nicky Siano & DJ Merritt
spin for ongoing party feat. hot DJs & different musical acts each week–open
bar from 9:30-11, $10. MON: PURR: Four years & still going–Bonnie
& Belinda host–hiphop party for celebs & ultra trendy folks, 212-206-7770
for more info; $25 men, $7 ladies.



 



CHELSEA LOUNGE



154 W. 26th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-691-5306
. WEDS: CANDY AFTERWORK: Two floors
of bangin’ classics, house, hiphop & reggae by DJ Loui Lou–drink
specials 5-8 & free finger food; 8, free.


 



CHICAGO BLUES



73 8th Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-924-9755
. SUN: SWINGIN’ SUNDAYS:
Lo-Fi Lee hosts w/dance lessons from 8-9 & live music from 9-1; $10.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Parties for big, beautiful women & men & their admirers. This week:
Free entrance before 9:30; 9-3:30, $20, incl. 2 drinks.


 



CLUB 101



101 7th Ave. S. (Grove
St.), 212-687-1045
. TUES: OPEN MIKE: The Limelight hosts
evening of singing & spontaneity w/r&b by "The Sharon Show"
& performance by Winelights; 6:30.



 


COUP



506 E. 6th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-979-2815
. THURS: BUTTERFLY: Queer
neighborhood bash feat. good music, garden & lounge w/DJ Darryl plus guests;
10, free.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party w/dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs & Carolyn
& Glenn downstairs; 3-11 p.m., $12-$15.


 



EARTH



20 W. 39th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-719-9867
. THURS: Victor Dinaire spins
every week, logicinfo@aol.com for more info; 10, $10.



 



ELBOW ROOM



144 Bleecker St. (betw.
Thompson St. & LaGuardia Pl.), 212-979-8434
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." FRI: FUSHION MASTER: Zilo Groove plays
two live sets w/DJs spinning funk, triphop, Latin & acid jazz; 11-2 a.m.,
$20, free before midnight.


 



ETOILE



109 E. 56th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-802-4506
. WEDS: BEWEDNESDAY:
Flavien’s weekly party w/hiphop, funk & classics by Stormin’ Norman
upstairs & Shayne Sealy on the decks downstairs w/garage & house–open
bar 10-11; 10.


 



FAILTE



531 2nd Ave. (betw.
29th & 30th Sts.), 212-725-9440
. THURS: Robbie Ronson spins
80s alternative hits, Britpop, funk & more; 9, free. FRI: DJ Y spins
70s, 80s & 90s music that’ll make ya feel good; 10, free.


 



FRANK’S LOUNGE



660 Fulton St. (S.
Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:
BANG
THE PARTY
: Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest house
plus guest DJs; 11, $5.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303
. Open daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m.
WEDS: SESSIONS: Loungey house music w/Diego & the guys from
’Til Noon Productions: DJ Que, & Bill Patrick; 10, $5. THURS: TRU
SKOOL
: Techno party w/Kimyon of Tru Skool; 10, $5. FRI: DAMN IT
I NEED A DRINK
: Dirty Dave Swingsett spins drum ’n’ bass; 9, $5.
SAT: GOLDEN BOYS: Digital lounge w/Thomas, Eric & Holmar;
10, $5.



 



GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: VIBES ALIVE: Two
Japanese promoters bring all things funky to this weekly hump-day party feat.
weekly guests; 10, free. THURS: UBIQUITY: New party for electric-deep,
underground, soulful house & loungecore; 10, free. FRI: SLIPPERY:
DJ Greg Poole spins anything from Abba to Outkast (bounce baby, bounce) to Basement
Jaxx & everything in between; 8. SAT: FUNKY SENSATION: Qool
Marv & guests spin sexy soul downstairs w/DJ Darren & hiphop, house
& garage upstairs; 8. TUES: CAMOUFLAGE 2000: Bruna & Beau
treat you to an evening of drum ’n’ bass, jungle & house, 212-252-2199
for info; 10, free.



 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.



IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs U-Go w/Neils Aline & Thomas D plus guests
spin deep house; 9:30, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: DJ Marc B
gets busy w/funk, dance & house music; 9:30, $5, free before 11. SAT:
GET THE FUNK IN
: DJ Ismael spackles your groove cracks; $5. SUN: OTODAMA:
DJ Toshi w/triphop mixes; $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three different
house DJs inject the signifier w/signification–UK, U.S. & Canada; 9,
$3. TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house w/DJ Gaby
Dershin, Ty Sun & GOV; $3.




IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: TAKUH-X: New drum ’n’
bass night w/Takuya & guests; 9:30, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD:
Funk & soul w/EMCQ, Pinch & Hagit Goldberg; 9, $10. SAT: GET
THE FUNK IN
: Live funk & Latin bands incl. Mud Band, Applied Science
& Mary Gatchell; 9, $10. SUN: OTODAMA: DJ Toshi w/triphop
mixes; $5. MON: EXCAVATION: Khatch hosts night w/different artists
each week; 9, $5. TUES: FLUID: Same as upstairs party; $3.



 



LA BELLE EPOQUE



827 B’way (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-6436
. THURS: LA RUMBA:
Dance to salsa & old skool Cuban music w/DJ Fede–live performances
at 10:30 & 12:30 a.m.; $7.


 



LAVA LOUNGE



28 W. 20th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7867
. SAT: LAVA SATURDAYS:
DJ Frank Delour spins house upstairs & DJ Casper takes over the downstairs
lounge w/classics, soul & r&b, 212-252-3242 for res.; 10, $15-$20.



 


LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. SAT: TRICK:
DJ Miss Guy of the Toilet Boys spins rock, soul & punk plus Go-Go dancers;
11, $7.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-807-7780
. SAT: MAIN INGREDIENT: Blue
Davis hosts while resident DJs play hiphop, classics & reggae for this weekly
dance party crew, e-mail pbny2k@aol.com for guestlist; 10, $15-$20.



 


LUDLOW BAR



165 Ludlow St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-353-0536
. Free weekdays.
Free weekends, $3 after 11. WEDS: DJ Rick of D-Generation brings
you hiphop, house & classic rock; 9. THURS: DJ John Stanler w/hiphop
& rock plus the lovely Nicole; 9. FRI: DJ Jared brings on
the rap & reggae; 10. SAT: John spins rare rap & soul
for a slammin’ Friday night par-tay; 10. SUN: TOGETHER: DJs
Greg Poole & Pam spin for the regulars; 9. MON: LOW PROFILE:
Four years & still running! DJ Qool Marv spins house for the in-crowd; 9.
TUES: THE PAM & JAZZY SHOW: Pam calls the shots while Jazzy
gets out the hiphop, reggae & merengue; 9.



 


MOTOR CITY BAR



127 Ludlow St. (betw.
Rivington & Delancey Sts.), 212-358-1595
. SUN: MOTOR CITY’S
BURRRNIN’
: And Detroit rockers like the MC5 & the Stooges light
the match; 10, free.


 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled
out spot that’s more conducive to quality time than "being seen"
by the movers & shakers, drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2
a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old school Cuban favorites w/live performance by
Miguel Quintana y Los Soneros De Oriente; 9, $10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs
feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure Salsa, www.cubansoul.com for info; 9, $7-$10. MON:
THERAPY: Rotating DJs plus live comedy show, 888-521-0168 for info;
6, $10.


 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&m cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party w/rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.com
THURS:
FUZION:
Tourists & trendies come here for night of Latin mixes; 10. FRI:
INDULGE YOURSELF: Bridge & tunnel crowd mixed w/downtowners search
for eye candy while sounds of international house, hiphop & classic soul
fill the room; 10. SAT: NO LIMIT: Hi-energy house & techno
by Jared Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion spins funk, soul &
hiphop downstairs; 10.


 



PARLAY LOUNGE



206 Ave. A (E. 13th
St.), 212-228-6231
. FRI: WHEEL UP: New party, mixed crowd.
MON: FOURPLAY: Party for gay women & their friends feat. dancers,
DJs & more. TUES: HONEY COMB HIDEOUT: Feat. sounds by Galeano;
10.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. WEDS:
DAMAGED: New party all about goth, new wave, punk & industrial w/DJ
Dandy Sex (but remember what Malle said–damaged people truly are dangerous);
11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED: The Who, The Kinks & Sam &
Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!: Professor Jeff & Tibby
X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SAT: ROCK ’N’ ROLL
HIGH SCHOOL
: DJ H spins 70s hardrock, glam & punk a la Kiss,
T-Rex, Thin Lizzy & the likes; 10. SUN: THE OTHER SIDE: DJ
Jarek & Skellington w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY
MANNERS MONDAYS
: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay &
Upsetter FC spin reggae & all of its offshoots or antecedents–ska,
rocksteady, roots rockers & dub; 9. TUES: THE SHADOW FACTORY:
Experimental pop, drone, post-punk & something called "children’s
psychedelia" w/DJ Jon Deadleaves; 10, free.



 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. 10, free. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: Open turntable event w/sign-ups beginning at 9. Tonight’s
guest is Tresor Records’ Pacou.


 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: DEEP SESSIONS: Baby Hec Romero &
crew (incl. Alan Sanctuary) spin soulful, deep house; 7, $5, no cover for ladies.
THURS: STRAIGHT UP: DJ E-Man spins hiphop, house, classics
& soul while downing multiple rounds of scotch & soda; 10, $3. FRI:
VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk
& classics; 10, $5. SAT: INFINITY: DJ Seth K spins
house, classics, old school, hiphop & Latin; $5. SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY:
DJ Chappy starts the week right half-price drinks to get to dancing!; 10, $1
contrib. MON: SLEAZE FACTOR: After-hours music at happy
hour time. Deep house, breaks, tech-house & all manner of beat-based dance
music w/residents Adam Goldstone, Peter Anthony, DJ Brian, Ashley Warren, Rick
Salzer, Darek Marin spin; 7, $5 incl. one drink. TUES: TOUCH TUESDAYS:
DJ Will Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" to Sapphire, hosted
by Hector Cruz of House Nations; 10, $1 contrib.


 



SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb Ave. (Clermont
Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT IN BROOKLYN:
Ft. Greene comes alive w/house music & live performances by guest musicians
incl. Zilo Groove, Meschelle N’Degue & D’Angelo; 8.


 



SWIM



145 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS: THE GATHERING:
URB & Mass Appeal magazines host weekly party w/DJs Jeffstaple
& Selector JD; 11-3 a.m., free.


 



TAGINE DINING GALLERY



537 9th Ave. (40th
St.), 212-564-7292
. THURS: LOTUS: NYPress’ DJ
Eddie Marz spins mix of classics, hiphop & soul that’ll make ya wanna
hit the dance floor; 8:30, free.


 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (St.
Marks Pl.), 212-979-8965
. MON: HEY LOVE: Monthly
dancehall, hiphop, soul, Afrobeat & garage is what you’ll hear at Higher
Ground’s weekly party; 8, free. TUES: DEEP SEA: Lola &
E-Man do that house Voodoo they do so well; 10, free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. WEDS: GOMORRAH:
Opening night for new fetish party w/different promoters each week, but S&M
play is always encouraged–those dressed in fetish gear or all black are
discounted at the door; 8-2 a.m., $5-$20. FRI: KITSCH-INN:
Abby Ehmann invites you to mingle & drink while DJ Michael T & Robbie
D keep you dancing to punk, glam & heavy metal hair bands–band performances
each week incl. Mantik & guests; Kitsch Inn regulars at 10; $5. TUES:
LATINO CAFE-SUPER FUNK: Jellybean Records hosts Get Carter Video
Bash.


 



TWILO



530 W. 27th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com 21
& over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. SAT: RESPECT IS BURNING:
Junior Vasquez, who doesn’t go on until 3 a.m. at the earliest, stretching
his night well into Sunday morning…it’s the return of the 6 a.m.-noon
party session w/guests such as David Knapp & Manny Lehman; 11, $20-$25.



 



219 FLAMINGO



219 2nd Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. WEDS: PLATINUM: DJs
Daryl Raymond & Gregg spin hiphop & reggae for those who prefer those
of the same sex; 10, $5 after 10:30. FRI: CLIT CLUB: Long-running
night for da ladies; 10, $3-$7, $9 after 11. SAT: FLAMING: Gayrage
house, funk, hiphop & happy stuff that it’ll get ya on the dance floor;
$5. TUES: GO-GO!: FLXX comes into town & throws a party for
boys. Appearances by Alan Cumning, Lea Delaria, Latrice Vetrelle & Santa
Go-Go!, 212-533-2861 for info; 10, $3-$5.



 



VAN-DAM



150 Varick St. (Vandam
St.), 212-927-8279
. THURS: Oscar Poche & Garvin White
host new party for all the movers & shakers in the entertainment biz w/deep
house, classics, hiphop & r&b, 212-927-8279 for more info.


 



WORLD NIGHTCLUB



1501 B’way (43rd
St.), 212-252-3242
. SAT: WORLD SATURDAYS: Two floors of
music feat. house music on the main floor w/DJs Denny Tsettos & Jared Scream;
DJ Ted Dillinger spins hiphop & r&b in the V.I.P. room; 10, $20-$25.


 



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you to dress
for success because you know she will!; 8, free.


 



YABBY



265 Bedford Ave. (N.
1st St
.), Williamsburg, 718-384-1664
. THURS: SILKY:
DJ K.L. Diablo spins house & downtempo; 10, free.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.


 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th St.),
212-780-0202, www.monikabrand.com
WEDS: ALL THAT JAZZ:
Monika Brand takes break from the Sala & does her siren thing; 9-12 a.m.,
free.


 



ALYCHYMY



12 Ave. A (betw. Houston
& 1st Sts.), 212-477-9050
. THURS: THUMP: DJ Eleven
spins hiphop, r&b & reggae; 10, free. SAT: SEXY SATURDAYS:
DJ Eleven & cohort "The Sorcerer" (does he dress up like a wizard?)
spin hiphop, soul & reggae; 10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
BLACK SHEEP
: E-man, Lorie (Bang the Party) & Lola host yet another night
of exotic music, but mainly r&b, classics & hiphop–DJ Will Taylor
rebroadcasts Sat. on 91.9 FM, 917-449-5253 for info; 9-2 a.m. THURS: ETHER:
DJs Jedi, Malik & Fflood spin jungle, ambient & electro blipperings;
10. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal
Deadly Dragon Soundsystem spins old-school hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall;
10. SUN: XALAM: Senegalese & African music by DJ Dakar
& El Hadj; 10, free. TUES: HOT CALLALOO: Weekly hiphop &
reggae party feat. DJs Niko & Kest plus guests; 10.


 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall ¢hange vibes out in social lounge w/underground hiphop, deep funk &
house, salsa & breaks; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: $mall
¢hange drops real jazz & beyond for swanky folk & sometimes DJ Gerald
McBoing Boing joins him on the decks; free.


 



BAR 169



169 E. B’way
(Essex St.), 212-473-8866
. THURS: LOCA’S LOUNGE:
DJ Houdini spins tribal music & DJ Heckel serves up hiphop, classics
& salsa for an eclectic crowd, 212-714-8149 for info; 9, $5-$10.


 



BARAZA



133 Ave. C (betw.
8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. WEDS: THIAROYE:
DJ Dakar plays roots reggae & drum ’n’ bass; 10, free. THURS:
BARAZA THURSDAY: DJ Bay of Pigs spins Cuban, salsa & funk;
10, free. FRI: Brazilian & funk w/DJ Problema; 10, free. SAT:
DJ Geo keeps classic salsa tunes flowin’; 10, free. MON:
DIGGS 2000
: Get rid of the Monday blues w/house, r&b & dance music;
10, free. TUES: New trip hop & ambient party w/DJ Daemon.


 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP: DJ Wake
’n’ Bake spins punk, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly
game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo." Tonight’s
theme: Cartoon crushes–dirty illustrations & why our sexual imaginations
fixate on them; 10, $3. THURS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE:
That Guy Tom explores the sonic universe between pre-punk & punk proper,
spinning Iggy, MC5, the NY Dolls, Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI:
SQUARESVILLE: Dr. Ringding & Slim Chance play anything
from "guitar & sax grind" to punk, soul & metal while the
hipsters attempt to shake it; 10, free. SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James
Spooner with "beats from the brotherland" incl. 70s soul, funk &
early hiphop; 10, free. SUN: TIMEBOMB: Punk, rock ’n’
roll & Blondie–so start the week right–praise the Lord then throw
a few back & then a couple more; 10, free. MON: ASS OUT MONDAY:
DJ BIG DJ spins dirty blues music, honky tonk & twisted rockabilly; 10.
free. TUES: SHINDIG: DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go dancing
Pontani Sisters demonstrate the watusi, frug & swim; 10.


 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th St. (betw.
2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks ‘til 9.
WEDS:
AM/FM: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D. behind the
wheel; 10, free. THURS: FAT THURSDAY: New Orleans r&b,
Mardi Gras style, w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE:
WBAI’s DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican
r&b; 10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek spins it all;
10, free. TUES: TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor gives
the truckers in the house the country they’ve been looking for. Bring your
CB radio, favorite Wrangler shirt & shake that thang; 10, free.


 



BELMONT LOUNGE



117 E. 15th St. (betw.
Irving Pl. & Union Sq. E.), 212-533-0009
. FRI: AFROLICIOUS:
DJ K.L. Diablo’s long-running hiphop, funk, classics & soul party
for the weekenders; 9:30, $5.


 



BLUE LOUNGE



197 Driggs Ave. (N.
8th St.), Williamsburg, 718-782-8005
. SAT: Shack keeps underground
& old skool flowing; 10:30-2:30 a.m. MON: GREATEST MELODIES OF
ALL TIMES
: Eclectic night of music feat. tunes from 30s-60s like Nat King
Cole, Ella, Elvis, Nina & Frank; 8, free.


 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: MR. VACATION: Spins vintage reggae, hiphop & break
beats; 10, free. SUN: SHARKBITE: Every week at 8. MON: POWERLOUNGE!:
DJ Shakey spins just about everything from rock to jazz, order take-out
straight to the bar; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJs
Jes Grew & Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues; 9, free.


 



CHAOS



225 E. Houston St.
(Essex St.), 212-252-3242
. FRI: CHAOS FRIDAYS: Main floor
w/DJ Repete & his house favorites; downstairs it’s DJ Exacta w/hiphop,
r&b & reggae on the decks; 10, $15-$20.


 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans or athletic
gear, ever. WEDS: GROOVE’S PARADISE: DJ Riz kicks off bi-level
party w/compilation of r&b & reggae, downstairs lounge keeps the Latin
& salsa beats pumpin’ & guests DJs finish the night off; $15-$20.
THURS: CLIQUE: Upscale, trendy folks dress to impress as residents
Andrew Mendez & Jason Ojeda spin on the main floor, downstairs it’s
DJ Clutch on the decks. This week, guest DJs TBA; $20. FRI: GBH:
DJ Tuesdae (in a string bikini) & Seth spin new wave & rock ’n’
roll for the hotties lookin’ to shake it, while Baby Hec Romero, Anthony
Maccaroni & The Slammin’ Boys from the UK heep house pumpin’ on
the downstairs decks, 212-539-3916 for guestlist info. Featured DJ: DJ Dove;
10, $10-$20. SAT: CHERCHEZ LA FEMME: City natives & bridge
& tunnel types flock here to hear DJ Rich Rydell’s progressive beats,
see trapeze artists flying overheard & attempt to make it into the Red Room
to hear DJ 007 spin hiphop–open bar 10-11; 10, $15-$20. SUN:
MARDI GRAS
: Studio 54’s Nicky Siano & DJ Merritt spin for ongoing
party feat. hot DJs & different musical acts each week–open bar from
9:30-11, $10. MON: PURR: Four years & still going–Bonnie
& Belinda host–hiphop party for celebs & ultra trendy folks, 212-206-7770
for more info; $25 men, $7 ladies.


 



CHELSEA LOUNGE



154 W. 26th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-691-5306
. WEDS: CANDY AFTERWORK: Two floors
of bangin’ classics, house, hiphop & reggae by SJ Loui Lou–drink
specials 5-8 & free finger food; 8, free.


 



CHICAGO BLUES



73 8th Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-924-9755
. SUN: SWINGIN’ SUNDAYS:
Lo-Fi Lee hosts w/dance lessons from 8-9 & live music from 9-1; $10.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Parties for big, beautiful women & men & their admirers. This week:
Pre New Years party; 9-3:30, $20, incl. 2 drinks.


 



CLUB 101



101 7th Ave. S. (Grove
St.), 212-687-1045
. TUES: OPEN MIKE: The Limelight hosts
evening of singing & spontaneity w/r&b by "The Sharon Show"
& performance by Winelights; 6:30.



 


COUP



506 E. 6th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-979-2815
. THURS: BUTTERFLY: Queer
neighborhood bash feat. good music, garden & lounge w/DJ Darryl plus guests;
10, free.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party w/dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs & Carolyn
& Glenn downstairs; 3-11 p.m., $12-$15.


 



EARTH



20 W. 39th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-719-9867
. THURS: Victor Dinaire spins
every week, logicinfo@aol.com for more info; 10, $10.



 



ELBOW ROOM



144 Bleecker St. (betw.
Thompson St. & LaGuardia Pl.), 212-979-8434
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." FRI: FUSHION MASTER: Zilo Groove plays
two live sets w/DJs spinning funk, triphop, Latin & acid jazz; 11-2 a.m.,
$20, free before midnight.


 



ETOILE



109 E. 56th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-802-4506
. WEDS: BEWEDNESDAY:
Flavien’s weekly party w/hiphop, funk & classics by Stormin’ Norman
upstairs & Shayne Sealy on the decks downstairs w/garage & house–open
bar 10-11; 10.


 



FAILTE



531 2nd Ave. (betw.
29th & 30th Sts.), 212-725-9440
. THURS: Robbie Ronson spins
80s alternative hits, Britpop, funk & more; 9, free. FRI: DJ Y spins
70s, 80s & 90s music that’ll make ya feel good; 10, free.


 



FLOAT



240 W. 52nd St. (betw.
B’way & 8th Ave.), 212-581-0055
. FRI: THE BEGINNING
& THE END
: Three floors of hiphop, r&b & house, respectively,
plus weekly drink specials for those both "downtown & trendy";
10.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303
. Open daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m.,
no cover. WEDS: SESSIONS: Loungey house music w/’Til Noon
Productions, DJ Que, Bill Patrick & Philly’s Tom Amoroso. This week,
special guest DJ Luid Diaz; 10, $5. THURS: FLYER’S MILE HIGH
CLUB
: Flyer magazine hosts monthly hoedown w/DJs Abe Duque, John
Selway, Dietrich Schoenemann, Taylor Deupree, Prozac, Dave & others; 11,
$5. FRI: DAMN IT I NEED A DRINK: Dirty Dave Swingsett spins drum
’n’ bass; 9. SAT: GOLDEN BOYS: Digital lounge w/Thomas,
Eric & Holmar; 10, $5. SUN: NEW YEARS: Party w/Junior Vasquez;
11, $25. TUES: THINK DIFFERENTLY: Zoya, Alina & Shari bring
us r&b, classics & hiphop w/guest DJs like Bobbito, Tony Touch &
the likes, 212-353-7739 for info; 11. $5.


 



GALAPAGOS


70 N. 6th St. (betw.
Kent & Whythe Sts.), Williamsburg, 718-782-5188.
FRI:



LA RUMBA: Salsa dance
party on last Friday of the month; 9:30 dance lessons, 10:30 live band, $7.



GREEN DOOR NYC



140 W. 24th St. (betw.
6th & 7th Aves.), 212-420-9517
. SUN: NEW YEARS
EVE
: Start the year off at this legendary rock ’n’ roll party;
10-breakfast, party, $20, $10 w/invite.



 


GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: VIBES ALIVE: Two
Japanese promoters bring all things funky to this weekly hump-day party feat.
weekly guests. This week, Kohji; 10, free. THURS: UBIQUITY: New
party for electric-deep, underground, soulful house & loungecore; 10, free.
FRI: SLIPPERY: DJ Greg Poole spins anything from Abba to Outkast
(bounce baby, bounce) to Basement Jaxx & everything in between; 8. SAT:
FUNKY SENSATION: Qool Marv & guests spin sexy soul downstairs w/DJ
Darren & hiphop, house & garage upstairs; 8. TUES: CAMOUFLAGE
2000
: Bruna & Beau treat you to an evening of drum ’n’ bass,
jungle & house, 212-252-2199 for info; 10, free.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs Holmar, Pete Sung & Steven Steel spin
deep house; 9:30, $5. THURS: FIZZ: DJ Troia & cool house;
10, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: DJ Marc B gets busy w/funk, dance
& house music; 9:30, $5, free before 11. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN:
DJ Ismael spackles your groove cracks; $5. SUN: OTODAMA: DJ Toshi
w/triphop mixes; $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three different house
DJs inject the signifier w/signification–UK, U.S. & Canada; 9, $3.
TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house w/DJ Gaby
Dershin, Ty Sun & GOV; $3.




IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: THE FIFTH MAN: DJ Thomas
D offers loungecore & house; 9:30, $5. THURS: SCIUBBA DIVING:
Singer Sabina Sciubba & guests; $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD:
Funk & soul w/EMCQ & Sveti; 9, $6. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN:
Live funk & Latin bands incl. Digg Deep; 9, $6. SUN: EMANCIPATED
GROOVES
: Guests every week; 11, $5. MON: EXCAVATION: Khatch
hosts night w/different artists each week; 9, $3. TUES: FLUID:
Same as upstairs party; $3.


 



LA BELLE EPOQUE



827 B’way (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-6436
. THURS: LA RUMBA:
Dance to salsa & old skool Cuban music w/DJ Fede–live performances
at 10:30 & 12:30 a.m.; $7.


 



LAVA LOUNGE



28 W. 20th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7867
. SAT: LAVA SATURDAYS:
DJ Frank Delour spins house upstairs & DJ Casper takes over the downstairs
lounge w/classics, soul & r&b, 212-252-3242 for res.; 10, $15-$20.



 


LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. SAT: TRICK:
DJ Miss Guy of the Toilet Boys spins rock, soul & punk plus Go-Go dancers;
11, $7.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-807-7780
. SAT: MAIN INGREDIENT: Blue
Davis hosts while resident DJs play hiphop, classics & reggae for this weekly
dance party crew, e-mail pbny2k@aol.com for guestlist; 10, $15-$20.



 


LUDLOW BAR



165 Ludlow St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-353-0536
. Free weekdays.
Free weekends, $3 after 11. WEDS: DJ Rick of D-Generation brings
you hiphop, house & classic rock; 9. THURS: DJ John Stanler w/hiphop
& rock plus the lovely Nicole; 9. FRI: DJ Jared brings on
the rap & reggae; 10. SAT: John spins rare rap & soul
for a slammin’ Friday night par-tay; 10. SUN: TOGETHER: DJs
Greg Poole & Pam spin for the regulars; 9. MON: LOW PROFILE:
Four years & still running! DJ Qool Marv spins house for the in-crowd; 9.
TUES: THE PAM & JAZZY SHOW: Pam calls the shots while Jazzy
gets out the hiphop, reggae & merengue; 9.



 


MOTOR CITY BAR



127 Ludlow St. (betw.
Rivington & Delancey Sts.), 212-358-1595
. SUN: MOTOR CITY’S
BURRRNIN’
: And Detroit rockers like the MC5 & the Stooges light
the match; 10, free.


 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled
out spot that’s more conducive to quality time than "being seen"
by the movers & shakers, drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2
a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old school Cuban favorites w/live performances; 9,
$10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure Salsa, www.cubansoul.com
for info; 9, $7-$10. MON: THERAPY: Rotating DJs plus live comedy
show, 888-521-0168 for info; 6, $10.


 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&m cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party w/rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 



NOWBAR



22 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S
TRANNIE CHASER
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s party for transsexuals,
cross-dressers & their admirers attracts a well-heeled, sophisticated crowd
of the curious, the practiced & the merely voyeuristic. Guest DJs spin a
mix of house, disco, campy show tunes & anything else that would make a
drag queen squeal. Drag shows each week feat. creme-de-la-creme of Glorya’s
superstar friends incl. Siren LaVerne Cox & Paulina of LIPS; 9, $15-$20.
FRI: GIL T. PLEASURE’S FETISH PLANET: Fetish party feat.
live performances, extreme fashions, guest DJs, themes every week & $100
prize for best dressed in theme attire (1:30 a.m.); 10, $15-$20. SAT: GLORYA
WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s
party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. Tina Sparkles; 10, $20, $15
for women & dressed trannies.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.org
THURS:
FUZION:
Tourists & trendies come here for night of Latin mixes; 10. FRI:
INDULGE YOURSELF: Bridge & tunnel crowd mixed w/downtowners search
for eye candy while sounds of international house, hiphop & classic soul
fill the room; 10. SAT: NO LIMIT: Hi-energy house & techno
by Jared Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion spins funk, soul &
hiphop downstairs; 10.


 



PARLAY LOUNGE



206 Ave. A (E. 13th
St.), 212-228-6231
. FRI: WHEEL UP: New party, mixed crowd.
MON: FOURPLAY: Party for gay women & their friends feat. dancers,
DJs & more. TUES: HONEY COMB HIDEOUT: Feat. sounds by Galeano;
10.


 



PLANT BAR



217 E. 3rd St. (betw.
Aves. B & C), 212-375-9066
. No cover. WEDS: FUNBOX:
Residents Ulysses & Markus Miller & weekly guests; 10. FRI: PLANET
FRIDAYS
: DJ Wayne Pate & the Soul Rebels kick jazzy beats
w/housed-up funk. SAT: PASSANGER: Cosmic beats & freeskool
breaks by Riain (Organic Grooves) & Kazimir. SUN: GREENHOUSE EFFECT:
DJs $mall ¢hange & Repoman alternate between the wheels of steel & pouring
drinks; 9-2 a.m., free. MON: ASTROTURF: Start the week off w/DJ
Glenn Lee & hostess Ariana Rolich. TUES: RENDEZ VOUS: Resident
Neil Aline w/non DJs featured each week.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. WEDS:
DAMAGED: New party all about goth, new wave, punk & industrial w/DJ
Dandy Sex (but remember what Malle said–damaged people truly are dangerous);
11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED: The Who, The Kinks & Sam &
Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!: Professor Jeff & Tibby
X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SAT: BOSS SOUNDS:
Monthly ska/reggae/soul/mod party. SUN: THE OTHER SIDE: DJ
Jarek & Skellington w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY
MANNERS MONDAYS
: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay &
Upsetter FC spin reggae & all of its offshoots or antecedents–ska,
rocksteady, roots rockers & dub; 9. TUES: SINEMA 2000: Nick
Zedd’s videos & DJ Dandy’s sounds; 10, free.


 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. 10, free. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: Open turntable event w/sign-ups beginning at 9. Tonight’s
guest is Tresor Records’ Pacou.


 



ROXY



515 W. 18th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-645-5156
. FRI: DJ Eddie Baez kicks
off a month-long residency w/his brand of NY progressive house; 11, $20.


 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: DEEP SESSIONS: Baby Hec Romero &
crew (incl. Alan Sanctuary) spin soulful, deep house; 7, $5, no cover for ladies.
THURS: STRAIGHT UP: DJ E-Man spins hiphop, house, classics
& soul while downing multiple rounds of scotch & soda; 10, $3. FRI:
VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk
& classics; 10, $5. SAT: INFINITY: DJ Seth K spins
house, classics, old school, hiphop & Latin; $5. SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY:
DJ Chappy starts the week right half-price drinks to get to dancing!; 10, $1
contrib. MON: SLEAZE FACTOR: After-hours music at happy
hour time. Deep house, breaks, tech-house & all manner of beat-based dance
music w/residents Adam Goldstone, Peter Anthony, DJ Brian, Ashley Warren, Rick
Salzer, Darek Marin spin; 7, $5 incl. one drink. TUES: TOUCH TUESDAYS:
DJ Will Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" to Sapphire, hosted
by Hector Cruz of House Nations; 10, $1 contrib.


 



SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb Ave. (Clermont
Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT IN BROOKLYN:
Ft. Greene comes alive w/house music & live performances by guest musicians
incl. Zilo Groove, Meschelle N’Degue & D’Angelo; 8.


 



SWIM



145 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS: THE GATHERING:
URB & Mass Appeal magazines host weekly party w/ DJs Jeffstaple
& Selector JD; 11-3 a.m., free.


 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (St.
Marks Pl.), 212-979-8965
. MON: HEY LOVE: Monthly
dancehall, hiphop, soul, Afrobeat & garage is what you’ll hear at Higher
Ground’s weekly party; 8, free. TUES: DEEP SEA: Lola &
E-Man do that house Voodoo they do so well; 10, free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. FRI: KITSCH-INN:
Abby Ehmann invites you to mingle & drink while DJ Michael T & Robbie
D keep you dancing to punk, glam & heavy metal hair bands–band performances
each week; Kitsch Inn regulars at 10; $5.


 



TWILO



530 W. 27th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com 21
& over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. FRI: Anthony Pappa
& Slacker are the featured DJs tonight; 11, $20-$25. SAT: RESPECT
IS BURNING
: Junior Vasquez, who doesn’t go on until 3 a.m. at
the earliest, stretching his night well into Sunday morning…it’s the
return of the 6 a.m.-noon party session w/guests such as David Knapp & Manny
Lehman; 11, $20-$25.


 



219 FLAMINGO



219 2nd Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. WEDS: PLATINUM: DJs
Daryl Raymond & Gregg spin hiphop & reggae for those who prefer those
of the same sex; 10, $5 after 10:30. FRI: CLIT CLUB: Long-running
night for da ladies; 10, $3-$7, $9 after 11. SAT: FLAMING: Gayrage
house, funk, hiphop & happy stuff that it’ll get ya on the dance floor
feat. DJ Man Parish; $5. TUES: GO-GO!: FLXX comes into town &
throws a party for boys. Appearances by Alan Cumning, Lea Delaria, Latrice Vetrelle
& Santa Go-Go!, 212-533-2861 for info; 10, $3-$5.



VAN-DAM



150 Varick St. (Vandam
St.), 212-927-8279
. THURS: Oscar Poche & Garvin White
host new party for all the movers & shakers in the entertainment biz w/deep
house, classics, hiphop & r&b, 212-927-8279 for more info.



WORLD NIGHTCLUB



1501 B’way (43rd
St.), 212-252-3242
. SAT: WORLD SATURDAYS: Two floors of
music feat. house music on the main floor w/DJs Denny Tsettos & Jared Scream;
DJ Ted Dillinger spins hiphop & r&b in the V.I.P. room; 10, $20-$25.



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you to dress
for success because you know she will!; 8, free.



YABBY



265 Bedford Ave. (N.
1st St
.), Williamsburg, 718-384-1664
. THURS: SILKY:
DJ K.L. Diablo spins house & downtempo; 10, free.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.



 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th St.),
212-780-0202, www.monikabrand.com
WEDS: ALL THAT JAZZ:
Monika Brand takes break from the Sala & does her siren thing; 9-12 a.m.,
free.


 



ALYCHYMY



12 Ave. A (betw. Houston
& 1st Sts.), 212-477-9050
. THURS: THUMP: DJ Eleven
spins hiphop, r&b & reggae; 10, free. SAT: SEXY SATURDAYS:
DJ Eleven & cohort "The Sorcerer" (does he dress up like a wizard?)
spin hiphop, soul & reggae; 10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
BLACK SHEEP
: E-man, Lorie (Bang the Party) & Lola host yet another night
of exotic music, but mainly r&b, classics & hiphop–DJ Will Taylor
rebroadcasts Sat. on 91.9 FM, 917-449-5253 for info; 9-2 a.m. THURS: ETHER:
DJs Jedi, Malik & Fflood spin jungle, ambient & electro blipperings;
10. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal
Deadly Dragon Soundsystem spins old-school hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall;
10. SUN: XALAM: Senegalese & African music by DJ Dakar
& El Hadj; 10, free. TUES: HOT CALLALOO: Weekly hiphop &
reggae party feat. DJs Niko & Kest plus guests; 10.


 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall ¢hange vibes out in social lounge w/underground hiphop, deep funk &
house, salsa & breaks; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: $mall
¢hange drops real jazz & beyond for swanky folk & sometimes DJ Gerald
McBoing Boing joins him on the decks; free.


 



BAR 169



169 E. B’way
(Essex St.), 212-473-8866
. THURS: LOCA’S LOUNGE:
DJ Houdini spins tribal music & DJ Heckel serves up hiphop, classics
& salsa for an eclectic crowd, 212-714-8149 for info; 9; $5-$10.


 



BARAZA



133 Ave. C (betw.
8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. WEDS: THIAROYE:
DJ Dakar plays roots reggae & drum ’n’ bass; 10, free. THURS:
BARAZA THURSDAY: DJ Bay of Pigs spins Cuban, salsa & funk;
10, free. FRI: Brazilian & funk w/DJ Problema; 10, free. SAT:
DJ Baiacu & Allan keep Brazilian & salsa tunes flowin’; 10,
free. SUN: Xmas eve party w/stocking stuffers & prizes. TUES:
New trip hop & ambient party w/DJ Daemon.


 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP: DJ Wake
’n’ Bake spins punk, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly
game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo." Tonight’s
theme: Christmas party w/Dr. Ducky–all Santas gets in for free; 10, $3.
THURS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE: That Guy Tom explores
the sonic universe between pre-punk & punk proper, spinning Iggy, MC5, the
NY Dolls, Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE:
Dr. Ringding & Slim Chance play anything from "guitar & sax
grind" to punk, soul & metal while the hipsters attempt to shake it;
10, free. SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James Spooner with "beats from
the brotherland" incl. 70s soul, funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN:
TIMEBOMB
: Punk, rock ’n’ roll & Blondie–so start
the week right–praise the Lord then throw a few back & then a couple
more; 10, free. MON: ASS OUT MONDAY: DJ BIG DJ spins dirty blues
music, honky tonk & twisted rockabilly; 10. free. TUES: SHINDIG:
DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go dancing Pontani Sisters demonstrate the
watusi, frug & swim; 10.


 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th St. (betw.
2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks ‘til 9.
WEDS:
AM/FM: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D. behind the
wheel; 10, free. THURS: FAT THURSDAY: New Orleans r&b,
Mardi Gras style, w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE:
WBAI’s DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican
r&b; 10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek spins it all;
10, free. TUES: TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor gives
the truckers in the house the country they’ve been looking for. Bring your
CB radio, favorite Wrangler shirt & shake that thang; 10, free.


 



BELMONT LOUNGE



117 E. 15th St. (betw.
Irving Pl. & Union Sq. E.), 212-533-0009
. FRI: AFROLICIOUS:
DJ K.L. Diablo’s long-runnig hiphop, funk, classics & soul party
for the weekenders; 9:30, $5.


 



BLUE LOUNGE



197 Driggs Ave. (N.
8th St.), Williamsburg, 718-782-8005
. SAT: Shack keeps underground
& old skool flowing; 10:30-2:30 a.m. MON: GREATEST MELODIES OF
ALL TIMES
: Eclectic night of music feat. tunes from 30s-60s like Nat King
Cole, Ella, Elvis, Nina & Frank; 8, free.


 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: MR. VACATION: Spins vintage reggae, hiphop & break
beats; 10, free. SUN: SHARKBITE: Every week at 8. MON: POWERLOUNGE!:
DJ Shakey spins just about everything from rock to jazz, order take-out
straight to the bar; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJs
Jes Grew & Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues; 9, free.


 



CHAOS



225 E. Houston St.
(Essex St.), 212-252-3242
. FRI: CHAOS FRIDAYS: Main floor
w/DJ Repete & his house favorites; downstairs it’s DJ Exacta w/hiphop,
r&b & reggae on the decks; 10, $15-$20.


 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans or athletic
gear, ever. WEDS: GROOVE’S PARADISE: DJ Riz kicks off bi-level
party w/compilation of r&b & reggae, downstairs lounge keeps the Latin
& salsa beats pumpin’ & guests DJs finish the night off; $15-$20.
THURS: CLIQUE: Upscale, trendy folks dress to impress as residents
Andrew Mendez & Jason Ojeda spin on the main floor, downstairs it’s
DJ Clutch on the decks. This week, Clique’s Christmas party; $20. FRI:
GBH: DJ Tuesdae (in a string bikini) & Seth spin new wave &
rock ’n’ roll on the downstairs decks for the hotties lookin’
to shake it, while David Morales & Terry Casey keep house pumpin’ in
the main room, 212-539-3916 for guestlist info. Featured DJ: Dave Morales; 10,
$10-$20. SAT: CHERCHEZ LA FEMME: City natives & bridge &
tunnel types flock here to hear DJ Rich Rydell’s progressive beats, see
trapeze artists flying overheard & attempt to make it into the Red Room
to hear DJ 007 spin hiphop–open bar 10-11; 10, $15-$20. SUN:
MARDI GRAS
: Studio 54’s Nicky Siano & DJ Merritt spin for ongoing
party feat. hot DJs & different musical acts each week–open bar from
9:30-11, $10. MON: PURR: Four years & still going–Bonnie
& Belinda host–hiphop party for celebs & ultra trendy folks, 212-206-7770
for more info; $25 men, $7 ladies.



 



CHELSEA LOUNGE



154 W. 26th St. (betw.
6th & 6th Aves.), 212-691-5306
. WEDS: CANDY AFTERWORK:
Two floors of bangin’ classics, house, hiphop & reggae by DJ Loui Lou–drink
specials 5-8 & free finger food; 8, free.


 



CHICAGO BLUES



73 8th Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-924-9755
. SUN: SWINGIN’ SUNDAYS:
Lo-Fi Lee hosts w/dance lessons from 8-9 & live music from 9-1. This week:
Flipped Fedoras; $10.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Parties for big, beautiful women & men & their admirers. This week:
Christmas party; 9-3:30, $20, incl. 2 drinks.


 



CLUB 101



101 7th Ave. S. (Grove
St.), 212-687-1045
. TUES: OPEN MIKE: The Limelight hosts
evening of singing & spontaneity w/r&b by "The Sharon Show"
& performance by Winelights; 6:30.



 


COUP



506 E. 6th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-979-2815
. THURS: BUTTERFLY: Queer
neighborhood bash feat. good music, garden & lounge w/DJ Darryl plus guests;
10, free.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party w/dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs & Carolyn
& Glenn downstairs; 3-11 p.m., $12-$15.


 



EARTH



20 W. 39th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-719-9867
. THURS: Victor Dinaire spins
every week, logicinfo@aol.com for more info; 10, $10.



 



ELBOW ROOM



144 Bleecker St. (betw.
Thompson St. & LaGuardia Pl.), 212-979-8434
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." FRI: FUSHION MASTER: Zilo Groove plays
two live sets w/DJs spinning funk, triphop, Latin & acid jazz; 11-2 a.m.,
$20, free before midnight.


 



ETOILE



109 E. 56th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-802-4506
. WEDS: BEWEDNESDAY:
Flavien’s weekly party w/hiphop, funk & classics by Stormin’ Norman
upstairs & Shayne Sealy on the decks downstairs w/garage & house–open
bar 10-11; 10.


 



FAILTE



531 2nd Ave. (betw.
29th & 30th Sts.), 212-725-9440
. THURS: Robbie Ronson spins
80s alternative hits, Britpop, funk & more; 9, free. FRI: DJ Y spins
70s, 80s & 90s music that’ll make ya feel good; 10, free.


 



FLOAT



240 W. 52nd St. (betw.
B’way & 8th Ave.), 212-581-0055
. FRI: THE BEGINNING
& THE END
: Three floors of hiphop, r&b & house, respectively,
plus weekly drink specials for those both "downtown & trendy";
10.


 



FRANK’S LOUNGE



660 Fulton St. (S.
Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:
BANG
THE PARTY
: Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest house
plus guest DJs; this week, Brother Malik from Temple Records–donate an
unwrapped toy for Toys For Tots & get in free; 11, $5.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303
. Open daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m.,
no cover. WEDS: SESSIONS: Loungy house music w/’Til Noon
Productions, DJ Que, Bill Patrick & Philly’s Tom Amoroso. This week,
special guest DJ Luid Diaz; 10, $5. THURS: RHIZOME: Monthly digital
art show & open mic; 7-11, free. FRI: DAMN IT I NEED A DRINK:
Dirty Dave Swingsett spins drum ’n’ bass; 9. SAT: GOLDEN
BOYS
: Digital lounge w/Thomas, Eric & Holmar; 10, $5. SUN: FUN
SUNDAYS
: Dominic & Bennett pack it in while residents DJ JazzyNice &
VJ Eric V bring on the r&b, hiphop & classic funk; 10, $5. TUES:
THINK DIFFERENTLY
: Zoya, Alina & Shari bring us r&b, classics &
hiphop w/guest DJs like Bobbito, Tony Touch & the likes, 212-353-7739 for
info; 11. $5.



 



GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: VIBES ALIVE: Two
Japanese promoters bring all things funky to this weekly hump-day party feat.
weekly guests. This week, it’s Wayne Pate; 10, free. THURS: UBIQUITY:
New party for electric-deep, underground, soulful house & loungecore; 10,
free. FRI: SLIPPERY: DJ Greg Poole spins anything from Abba to
Outkast (bounce baby, bounce) to Basement Jaxx & everything in between;
8. SAT: FUNKY SENSATION: Qool Marv & guests spin sexy soul
downstairs w/DJ Darren & hiphop, house & garage upstairs; 8. TUES:
CAMOUFLAGE 2000: Bruna & Beau treat you to an evening of drum ’n’
bass, jungle & house, 212-252-2199 for info; 10, free.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.



IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs Holmar, Pete Sung & Steven Steel spin
deep house; 9:30, $5. THURS: FIZZ: DJ Troia & cool house;
10, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: DJ Marc B gets busy w/funk, dance
& house music; 9:30, $5, free before 11, $5. SAT: GET THE FUNK
IN
: DJ Ismael spackles your groove cracks; $5. SUN: OTODAMA:
DJ Toshi w/triphop mixes; $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three different
house DJs inject the signifier w/signification–UK, U.S. & Canada; 9,
$3. TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house w/DJ Gaby
Dershin; $3.





IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: THE FIFTH MAN: DJ Thomas
D offers loungecore & house; 9:30, $5. THURS: SCIUBBA DIVING:
Singer Sabina Sciubba & guests; $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD:
Funk & soul w/Tian & D’Flo; 9, $6. SAT: GET THE FUNK
IN
: Live funk & Latin bands incl. Mata Buena; 9, $6. SUN: EMANCIPATED
GROOVES
: Guests every week; 11, $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE:
House music from around the western world; 9, $3. TUES: FLUID:
Same as upstairs party; $3.


 



LA BELLE EPOQUE



827 B’way (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-6436
. THURS: LA RUMBA:
Dance to salsa & old skool Cuban music w/DJ Fede–live performances
at 10:30 & 12:30 a.m.; $7.


 



LAVA LOUNGE



28 W. 20th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7867
. SAT: LAVA SATURDAYS:
DJ Frank Delour spins house upstairs & DJ Casper takes over the downstairs
lounge w/classics, soul & r&b, 212-252-3242 for res.; 10, $15-$20.



 


LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. SAT: TRICK:
DJ Miss Guy of the Toilet Boys spins rock, soul & punk plus Go-Go dancers;
11, $7.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-807-7780
. SAT: MAIN INGREDIENT: Blue
Davis hosts while resident DJs play hiphop, classics & reggae for this weekly
dance party crew, e-mail pbny2k@aol.com for guestlist. Tonight, Christmas party
w/Ken Ishii & Akira w/guests; 10, $15-$20.



 


LUDLOW BAR



165 Ludlow St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-353-0536
. Free weekdays.
Free weekends, $3 after 11. WEDS: DJ Rick of D-Generation brings
you hiphop, house & classic rock; 9. THURS: DJ John Stanler w/hiphop
& rock plus the lovely Nicole; 9. FRI: DJ Jared brings on
the rap & reggae; 10. SAT: John spins rare rap & soul
for a slammin’ Friday night par-tay; 10. SUN: TOGETHER: DJs
Greg Poole & Pam spin for the regulars; 9. MON: LOW PROFILE:
Four years & still running! DJ Qool Marv spins house for the in-crowd; 9.
TUES: THE PAM & JAZZY SHOW: Pam calls the shots while Jazzy
gets out the hiphop, reggae & merengue; 9.



 


MOTOR CITY BAR



127 Ludlow St. (betw.
Rivington & Delancey Sts.), 212-358-1595
. SUN: MOTOR CITY’S
BURRRNIN’
: And Detroit rockers like the MC5 & the Stooges light
the match; 10, free.


 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled
out spot that’s more conducive to quality time than "being seen"
by the movers & shakers, drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2
a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old school Cuban favorites w/live performances. Tonight,
Christmas celebration w/Laito from Habana, Cuba; 9, $10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs
feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure Salsa & DJ Babaloo, www.cubansoul.com for info; 9,
$7-$10. MON: THERAPY: Rotating DJs plus live comedy show, 888-521-0168
for info; 6, $10.


 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&m cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party w/rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 



NOWBAR



22 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S
TRANNIE CHASER
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s party for transsexuals,
cross-dressers & their admirers attracts a well-heeled, sophisticated crowd
of the curious, the practiced & the merely voyeuristic. Guest DJs spin a
mix of house, disco, campy show tunes & anything else that would make a
drag queen squeal. Drag shows each week feat. creme-de-la-creme of Glorya’s
superstar friends incl. Siren LaVerne Cox & Paulina of LIPS; 9, $15-$20.
FRI: GIL T. PLEASURE’S FETISH PLANET: Fetish party feat.
live performances, extreme fashions, guest DJs, themes every week & $100
prize for best dressed in theme attire (1:30 a.m.); 10, $15-$20. SAT: GLORYA
WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s
party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. Tina Sparkles; 10, $20, $15
for women & dressed trannies.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.org
THURS:
FUZION:
Tourists & trendies come here for night of Latin mixes; 10. FRI:
INDULGE YOURSELF: Bridge & tunnel crowd mixed w/downtowners search
for eye candy while sounds of international house, hiphop & classic soul
fill the room; 10. SAT: NO LIMIT: Hi-energy house & techno
by Jared Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion spins funk, soul &
hiphop downstairs; 10.


 



PARLAY LOUNGE



206 Ave. A (E. 13th
St.), 212-228-6231
. FRI: WHEEL UP: New party, mixed crowd.
MON: FOURPLAY: Party for gay women & their friends feat. dancers,
DJs & more. TUES: HONEY COMB HIDEOUT: Feat. sounds by Galeano;
10.



 



PLANT BAR



217 E. 3rd St. (betw.
Aves. B & C), 212-375-9066
. No cover. WEDS: FUNBOX:
Residents Ulysses & Markus Miller & weekly guests; 10. FRI: PLANET
FRIDAYS
: DJ Wayne Pate & the Soul Rebels kick jazzy beats
w/housed-up funk. SAT: PASSENGER: Cosmic beats & freeskool
breaks by Riain (Organic Grooves) & Kazimir. SUN: GREENHOUSE EFFECT:
DJs $mall ¢hange & Repoman alternate between the wheels of steel & pouring
drinks; 9-2 a.m., free. MON: ASTROTURF: Start the week off w/DJ
Glenn Lee & hostess Ariana Rolich. TUES: RENDEZ VOUS: Resident
Neil Aline w/non DJs featured each week.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. WEDS:
DAMAGED: New party all about goth, new wave, punk & industrial w/DJ
Dandy Sex (but remember what Malle said–damaged people truly are dangerous);
11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED: The Who, The Kinks & Sam &
Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!: Professor Jeff & Tibby
X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SUN: THE OTHER SIDE:
DJ Jarek & Skellington w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY
MANNERS MONDAYS
: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay &
Upsetter FC spin reggae & all of its offshoots or antecedents–ska,
rocksteady, roots rockers & dub; 9. TUES: SINEMA 2000: Nick
Zedd’s videos & DJ Dandy’s sounds; 10, free.



 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. 10, free. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: Open turntable event w/sign-ups beginning at 9.


 



ROXY



515 W. 18th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-645-5156
. FRI: DJ Eddie Baez kicks
off a month-long residency w/his brand of NY progressive house; 11, $20. SUN:
Cancer Care benefit feat. dancing & DJs all night along w/open bar 8-10;
8, $20.


 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: DEEP SESSIONS: Baby Hec Romero &
crew (incl. Alan Sanctuary) spin soulful, deep house; 7, $5, no cover for ladies.
THURS: STRAIGHT UP: DJ E-Man spins hiphop, house, classics
& soul while downing multiple rounds of scotch & soda; 10, $3. FRI:
VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk
& classics; 10, $5. SAT: INFINITY: DJ Seth K spins
house, classics, old school, hiphop & Latin; $5. SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY:
DJ Chappy starts the week right half-price drinks to get to dancing!; 10, $1
contrib. MON: SLEAZE FACTOR: After-hours music at happy
hour time. Deep house, breaks, tech-house & all manner of beat-based dance
music w/residents Adam Goldstone, Peter Anthony, DJ Brian, Ashley Warren, Rick
Salzer, Darek Marin spin; 7, $5 incl. one drink. TUES: TOUCH TUESDAYS:
DJ Will Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" to Sapphire, hosted
by Hector Cruz of House Nations; 10, $1 contrib.


 



SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb Ave. (Clermont
Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT IN BROOKLYN:
Ft. Greene comes alive w/house music & live performances by guest musicians
incl. Zilo Groove, Meschelle N’Degue & D’Angelo; 8.


 



SWIM



145 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS: THE GATHERING:
URB & Mass Appeal magazines host weekly party w/DJs Jeffstaple
& Selector JD; 11-3 a.m., free.


 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (St.
Marks Pl.), 212-979-8965
. MON: HEY LOVE: Dancehall,
hiphop, soul, Afrobeat & garage is what you’ll hear at Higher Ground’s
weekly party; 8, free. TUES: DEEP SEA: Lola & E-Man do that
house Voodoo they do so well; 10, free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. FRI: KITSCH-INN:
Abby Ehmann invites you to mingle & drink while DJ Michael T & Robbie
D keep you dancing to punk, glam & heavy metal hair bands–band performances
each week at 10, this week: RevolverNYC, DJ Wake ‘n’ Bake, Ho-Ho Santa
Claus & special guests; $5-$10.



 



TWILO



530 W. 27th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com 21
& over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. FRI: CHRISTMAS PARTY:
With Sasha & Digweed; 11, $20-$25. SAT: RESPECT IS BURNING:
Junior Vasquez, who doesn’t go on until 3 a.m. at the earliest, stretching
his night well into Sunday morning…it’s the return of the 6 a.m.-noon
party session w/guests such as David Knapp & Manny Lehman, but this week
it’s Quivver & Chris Fortier; 11, $20-$25.



 



219 FLAMINGO



219 2nd Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. WEDS: PLATINUM: DJs
Daryl Raymond & Gregg spin hiphop & reggae for those who prefer those
of the same sex; 10, $5 after 10:30. FRI: CLIT CLUB: Long-running
night for da ladies; 10, $3-$7, $9 after 11. SAT: FLAMING: Gayrage
house, funk, hiphop & happy stuff that it’ll get ya on the dance floor
feat. DJ Load Rezenhand; $5. TUES: GO-GO!: FLXX comes into town
& throws a party for boys. Appearances by Alan Cumning, Lea Delaria, Latrice
Vetrelle & Santa Go-Go!, 212-533-2861 for info; 10, $3-$5.



VAN-DAM



150 Varick St. (Vandam
St.), 212-927-8279
. THURS: Oscar Poche & Garvin White
host new party for all the movers & shakers in the entertainment biz w/deep
house, classics, hiphop & r&b, 212-927-8279 for more info.


 



WORLD NIGHTCLUB



1501 B’way (43rd
St.), 212-252-3242
. SAT: WORLD SATURDAYS: Two floors of
music feat. house music on the main floor w/DJs Denny Tsettos & Jared Scream;
DJ Ted Dillinger spins hiphop & r&b in the V.I.P. room; 10, $20-$25.


 



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you to dress
for success because you know she will!; 8, free.


 



YABBY



265 Bedford Ave. (N.
1st St
.), Williamsburg, 718-384-1664
. THURS: SILKY:
DJ K.L. Diablo spins house & downtempo; 10, free.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.



 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th St.),
212-780-0202
. WEDS: ALL THAT JAZZ: Monika Brand takes
break from the Sala & does her siren thing; 9-12 a.m., free.


 



ALYCHYMY



12 Ave. A (betw. Houston
& 1st Sts.), 212-477-9050
. THURS: THUMP: DJ Eleven
spins hiphop, r&b & reggae; 10, free. SAT: SEXY SATURDAYS:
DJ Eleven & cohort "The Sorcerer" (does he dress up like a wizard?)
spin hiphop, soul & reggae; 10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
BLACK SHEEP
: E-man, Lorie (Bang the Party) & Lola host yet another night
of exotic music, but mainly r&b, classics & hiphop–DJ Will Taylor
rebroadcasts Sat. on 91.9 FM, 917-449-5253 for info; 9-2 a.m. THURS: ETHER:
DJs Jedi, Malik & Fflood spin jungle, ambient & electro blipperings;
10. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal
Deadly Dragon Soundsystem spins old-school hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall;
10. SUN: XALAM: Senegalese & African music by DJ Dakar
& El Hadj; 10, free. TUES: HOT CALLALOO: Weekly hiphop &
reggae party feat. DJs Niko & Kest plus guests; 10.


 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall ¢hange vibes out in social lounge w/underground hiphop, deep funk &
house, salsa & breaks; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: $mall
¢hange drops real jazz & beyond for swanky folk & sometimes DJ Gerald
McBoing Boing joins him on the decks; free.


 



BAR 169



169 E. B’way
(Essex St.), 212-473-8866
. THURS: LOCA’S LOUNGE:
DJ Houdini spins tribal music & DJ Heckel serves up hiphop, classics
& salsa for an eclectic crowd, 212-714-8149 for info; 9; $5-$10.


 



BARAZA



133 Ave. C (betw.
8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. WEDS: THIAROYE:
DJ Dakar plays roots reggae & drum ’n’ bass; 10, free. THURS:
BARAZA THURSDAY: DJ Bay of Pigs spins Cuban, salsa & funk;
10, free. FRI: Brazilian, Latin & soul w/DJ Maurice; 10, free. SAT:
DJ JC Tripp keeps Brazilian & salsa tunes flowin’; 10, free. MON:
DIGGS 2000
: Get rid of the Monday blues w/house, r&b & dance music;
10, free. TUES: New trip hop & ambient party w/DJ Daemon.


 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP: DJ Wake
’n’ Bake spins punk, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly
game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo." Tonight’s
theme: balloon fetish w/Dr. Ducky–blow it up looners; 10, $3. THURS:
ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE: That Guy Tom explores the sonic
universe between pre-punk & punk proper, spinning Iggy, MC5, the NY Dolls,
Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE: Dr.
Ringding & Slim Chance play anything from "guitar & sax grind"
to punk, soul & metal while the hipsters attempt to shake it; 10, free.
SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James Spooner with "beats from the brotherland"
incl. 70s soul, funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN: TIMEBOMB:
Punk, rock ’n’ roll & Blondie–so start the week right–praise
the Lord then throw a few back & then a couple more; 10, free. MON: ASS
OUT MONDAY
: DJ BIG DJ spins dirty blues music, honky tonk & twisted
rockabilly; 10. free. TUES: SHINDIG: DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as
the go-go dancing Pontani Sisters demonstrate the watusi, frug & swim; 10.


 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th St. (betw.
2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks ‘til 9.
WEDS:
AM/FM: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D. behind the
wheel; 10, free. THURS: FAT THURSDAY: New Orleans r&b,
Mardi Gras style, w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE:
WBAI’s DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican
r&b; 10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek spins it all;
10, free. TUES: TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor gives
the truckers in the house the country they’ve been looking for. Bring your
CB radio, favorite Wrangler shirt & shake that thang; 10, free.


 



BLUE LOUNGE



197 Driggs Ave. (N.
8th St.), Williamsburg, 718-782-8005
. SAT: Shack keeps underground
& old skool flowing; 10:30-2:30 a.m. MON: GREATEST MELODIES OF
ALL TIMES
: Eclectic night of music feat. tunes from 30s-60s like Nat King
Cole, Ella, Elvis, Nina & Frank; 8, free.


 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. THURS: THRIFT ON!: Clothing swap party presented by DJ Shakey–bring
old duds, get new ones; 9, free. FRI: MR. VACATION: Spins vintage
reggae, hiphop & break beats; 10, free. MON: POWERLOUNGE!:
DJ Shakey spins just about everything from rock to jazz, order take-out
straight to the bar; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJs
Jes Grew & Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues; 9, free.


 



CHAOS



225 E. Houston St.
(Essex St.), 212-252-3242
. FRI: CHAOS FRIDAYS: Main floor
w/DJ Repete & his house favorites; downstairs it’s DJ Exacta w/hiphop,
r&b & reggae on the decks; 10, $15-$20.


 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans or athletic
gear, ever. WEDS: GROOVE’S PARADISE: DJ Riz kicks off bi-level
party w/compilation of r&b & reggae, downstairs lounge keeps the Latin
& salsa beats pumpin’ & guests DJs finish the night off; $15-$20.
THURS: CLIQUE: Upscale, trendy folks dress to impress as residents
Andrew Mendez & Jason Ojeda spin on the main floor, downstairs it’s
DJ Clutch on the decks. This week, Kama Sutra is featured; $20. FRI: GBH:
DJ Tuesdae (in a string bikini) & Seth spin new wave & rock ’n’
roll for the hotties lookin’ to shake it, while Baby Hec Romero, Anthony
Maccaroni & The Slammin’ Boys from the UK heep house pumpin’ on
the downstairs decks, 212-539-3916 for guestlist info. DJ Carl Kennedy makes
a special appearance this week; 10, $10-$20. SAT: CHERCHEZ LA FEMME:
City natives & bridge & tunnel types flock here to hear DJ Rich Rydell’s
progressive beats, see trapeze artists flying overheard & attempt to make
it into the Red Room to hear DJ 007 spin hiphop–open bar 10-11; 10, $15-$20.
SUN: MARDI GRAS: Studio 54’s Nicky Siano & DJ Merritt
spin for ongoing party feat. hot DJs & different musical acts each week.
This week, Janice Grace performs–open bar from 9:30-11, $10. MON: PURR:
Four years & still going–Bonnie & Belinda host–hiphop party
for celebs & ultra trendy folks, 212-206-7770 for more info; $25 men, $7
ladies.



 



CHELSEA LOUNGE



154 W. 26th St. (betw.
6th & 6th Aves.), 212-691-5306
. WEDS: CANDY AFTERWORK:
Two floors of bangin’ classics, house, hiphop & reggae by SJ Loui Lou–drink
specials 5-8 & free finger food; 8, free.


 



CHICAGO BLUES



73 8th Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-924-9755
. SUN: SWINGIN’ SUNDAYS:
Lo-Fi Lee hosts w/dance lessons from 8-9 & live music from 9-1. This week:
Hi-Fi Honey’s swing band; $10.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Parties for big, beautiful women & men & their admirers. This week’s
theme: Sexiest man of the year; 9-3:30, $20, incl. 2 drinks.


 



CLUB 101



101 7th Ave. S. (Grove
St.), 212-687-1045
. TUES: OPEN MIKE: The Limelight hosts
evening of singing & spontaneity w/r&b by "The Sharon Show"
& performance by Winelights; 6:30.



 


COUP



506 E. 6th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-979-2815
. THURS: BUTTERFLY: Queer
neighborhood bash feat. good music, garden & lounge w/DJ Darryl plus guests;
10, free.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party w/dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs & Carolyn
& Glenn downstairs; 3-11 p.m., $12-$15.


 



EARTH



20 W. 39th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-719-9867
. THURS: Victor Dinaire spins
every week, logicinfo@aol.com for more info; 10, $10.



 



ELBOW ROOM



144 Bleecker St. (betw.
Thompson St. & LaGuardia Pl.), 212-979-8434
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." FRI: FUSHION MASTER: Zilo Groove plays
two live sets w/DJs spinning funk, triphop, Latin & acid jazz; 11-2 a.m.,
$20, free before midnight.


 



ETOILE



109 E. 56th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-802-4506
. WEDS: BEWEDNESDAY:
Flavien’s weekly party w/hiphop, funk & classics by Stormin’ Norman
upstairs & Shayne Sealy on the decks downstairs w/garage & house–open
bar 10-11; 10.


 



FLOAT



240 W. 52nd St. (betw.
B’way & 8th Ave.), 212-581-0055
. FRI: THE BEGINNING
& THE END
: Three floors of hiphop, r&b & house, respectively,
plus weekly drink specials for those both "downtown & trendy";
10.


 



FRANK’S LOUNGE



660 Fulton St. (S.
Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:
BANG
THE PARTY
: Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest house
plus guest DJs; this week, Slam Mode; 11, $5.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303
. Open daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m.,
no cover. WEDS: SESSIONS: Loungey house music w/’Til Noon
Productions, DJ Que, Bill Patrick & Philly’s Tom Amoroso. This week,
special guest DJ Luid Diaz; 10, $5. THURS: CLICK & DRAG: Bimonthly
cyber fetish party; 10, $10. FRI: DAMN IT I NEED A DRINK: Dirty
Dave Swingsett spins drum ’n’ bass; 9. SAT: GOLDEN BOYS:
Digital lounge w/Thomas, Eric & Holmar; 10, $5. SUN: FUN SUNDAYS:
Dominic & Bennett pack it in while residents DJ JazzyNice & VJ Eric
V bring on the r&b, hiphop & classic funk; 10, $5. TUES: THINK
DIFFERENTLY
: Zoya, Alina & Shari bring us r&b, classics & hiphop
w/guest DJs like Bobbito, Tony Touch & the likes, 212-353-7739 for info;
11. $5.



 



GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: VIBES ALIVE: Two
Japanese promoters bring all things funky to this weekly hump-day party feat.
weekly guests; 10, free. THURS: UBIQUITY: New party for electric-deep,
underground, soulful house & loungecore; 10, free. FRI: SLIPPERY:
DJ Greg Poole spins anything from Abba to Outkast (bounce baby, bounce) to Basement
Jaxx & everything in between; 8. SAT: FUNKY SENSATION: Qool
Marv & guests spin sexy soul downstairs w/DJ Darren & hiphop, house
& garage upstairs; 8. TUES: CAMOUFLAGE 2000: Bruna & Beau
treat you to an evening of drum ’n’ bass, jungle & house, 212-252-2199
for info; 10, free.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs Holmar, Pete Sung & Steven Steel spin
deep house; 9:30, $5. THURS: FIZZ: DJ Troia & cool house;
10, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: DJ Marc B gets busy w/funk, dance
& house music; 9:30, $5, free before 11. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN:
DJ Ismael spackles your groove cracks; $5. SUN: OTODAMA: DJ Toshi
w/triphop mixes; $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three different house
DJs inject the signifier w/signification–UK, U.S. & Canada; 9, $3.
TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house w/DJ Gaby
Dershin; $3.




IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: THE FIFTH MAN: DJ Thomas
D offers loungecore & house; 9:30, $5. THURS: SCIUBBA DIVING:
Singer Sabina Sciubba & guests; $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD:
Funk & soul w/Afromantra; 9, $6. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN: Live
funk & Latin bands incl. Funkmonk & Ensemble Unigua; 9, $6. SUN:
EMANCIPATED GROOVES: Guests every week; 11, $5. MON: FEVER
& SMOKE
: House music from around the western world; 9, $3. TUES:
FLUID: Same as upstairs party; $3.


 



KEY CLUB



76 E. 13th St. (betw.
B’way & 4th Ave.), 212-479-8545
. THURS: DEJA VU:
Reuben Rubin, Joey Verdone, Mathew Walker & Rob Pisani host the party, Remy,
Mike Kaos & Mãdã provide the music for party feat. new collection
by fashion designer Esther Nash; 11, call for info.


 



LA BELLE EPOQUE



827 B’way (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-6436
. THURS: LA RUMBA:
Dance to salsa & old skool Cuban music w/DJ Fede–live performances
at 10:30 & 12:30 a.m.; $7.


 



LAVA LOUNGE



28 W. 20th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7867
. SAT: LAVA SATURDAYS:
DJ Frank Delour spins house upstairs & DJ Casper takes over the downstairs
lounge w/classics, soul & r&b, 212-252-3242 for res.; 10, $15-$20.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-807-7780
. THURS: Dieselboy spins drum ’n’
bass to support new album, The 6ixth Session; 12 a.m. FRI: Keoki
& guests are featured tonight. SAT: MAIN INGREDIENT: Blue
Davis hosts while resident DJs play hiphop, classics & reggae for this weekly
dance party crew, e-mail pbny2k@aol.com for guestlist. Tonight, Jeff Mills;
10, $15-$20.



 


LUDLOW BAR



165 Ludlow St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-353-0536
. Free weekdays.
Free weekends, $3 after 11. WEDS: DJ Rick of D-Generation brings
you hiphop, house & classic rock; 9. THURS: DJ John Stanler w/hiphop
& rock plus the lovely Nicole; 9. FRI: DJ Jared brings on
the rap & reggae; 10. SAT: John spins rare rap & soul
for a slammin’ Friday night par-tay; 10. SUN: TOGETHER: DJs
Greg Poole & Pam spin for the regulars; 9. MON: LOW PROFILE:
Four years & still running! DJ Qool Marv spins house for the in-crowd; 9.
TUES: THE PAM & JAZZY SHOW: Pam calls the shots while Jazzy
gets out the hiphop, reggae & merengue; 9.



 


MOTOR CITY BAR



127 Ludlow St. (betw.
Rivington & Delancey Sts.), 212-358-1595
. SUN: MOTOR CITY’S
BURRRNIN’
: And Detroit rockers like the MC5 & the Stooges light
the match; 10, free.


 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled
out spot that’s more conducive to quality time than "being seen"
by the movers & shakers, drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2
a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old school Cuban favorites w/live performances; 9,
$10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure Salsa, www.cubansoul.com
for info; 9, $7-$10. MON: THERAPY: Rotating DJs plus live comedy
show, 888-521-0168 for info; 6, $10.



 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&m cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party w/rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 



NOWBAR



22 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S
TRANNIE CHASER
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s party for transsexuals,
cross-dressers & their admirers attracts a well-heeled, sophisticated crowd
of the curious, the practiced & the merely voyeuristic. Guest DJs spin a
mix of house, disco, campy show tunes & anything else that would make a
drag queen squeal. Drag shows each week feat. creme-de-la-creme of Glorya’s
superstar friends incl. Siren LaVerne Cox & Paulina of LIPS; 9, $15-$20.
FRI: GIL T. PLEASURE’S FETISH PLANET: Fetish party feat.
live performances, extreme fashions, guest DJs, themes every week & $100
prize for best dressed in theme attire (1:30 a.m.); 10, $15-$20. SAT: GLORYA
WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s
party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. Tina Sparkles; 10, $20, $15
for women & dressed trannies.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.org
THURS:
FUZION:
Tourists & trendies come here for night of Latin mixes; 10. FRI:
INDULGE YOURSELF: Bridge & tunnel crowd mixed w/downtowners search
for eye candy while sounds of international house, hiphop & classic soul
fill the room; 10. SAT: NO LIMIT: Hi-energy house & techno
by Jared Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion spins funk, soul &
hiphop downstairs; 10.


 



PARLAY LOUNGE



206 Ave. A (E. 13th
St.), 212-228-6231
. THURS: MINGLE & VIBE: Classics,
80s & hiphop is spun. FRI: WHEEL UP: New party, mixed crowd.
SAT: SATURDAY NIGHTS: DJ Reep is large & incharge tonight.
MON: FOURPLAY: Party for gay women & their friends feat. dancers,
DJs & more. TUES: HONEY COMB HIDEOUT: Feat. sounds by Galeano;
10.


 



PLANT BAR



217 E. 3rd St. (betw.
Aves. B & C), 212-375-9066
. No cover. WEDS: FUNBOX:
Residents Ulysses & Markus Miller & weekly guests; 10. FRI: PLANET
FRIDAYS
: DJ Wayne Pate & the Soul Rebels kick jazzy beats
w/housed-up funk. SAT: PASSANGER: Cosmic beats & freeskool
breaks by Riain (Organic Grooves) & Kazimir. SUN: GREENHOUSE EFFECT:
DJs $mall ¢hange & Repoman alternate between the wheels of steel & pouring
drinks; 9-2 a.m., free. MON: ASTROTURF: Start the week off w/DJ
Glenn Lee & hostess Ariana Rolich. TUES: RENDEZ VOUS: Resident
Neil Aline w/non DJs featured each week.



 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. WEDS:
DAMAGED: New party all about goth, new wave, punk & industrial w/DJ
Dandy Sex (but remember what Malle said–damaged people truly are dangerous);
11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED: The Who, The Kinks & Sam &
Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!: Professor Jeff & Tibby
X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SAT: BOSS SOUNDS:
Monthly ska/reggae/soul/mod party. SUN: THE OTHER SIDE: DJ
Jarek & Skellington w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY
MANNERS MONDAYS
: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay &
Upsetter FC spin reggae & all of its offshoots or antecedents–ska,
rocksteady, roots rockers & dub; 9. TUES: SINEMA 2000: Nick
Zedd’s videos & DJ Dandy’s sounds; 10, free.



 



REBAR



127 8th Ave. (16th
St.), 212-627-1680
. FRI: THE REBIRTH: DJ Arson spins hiphop,
house, r&b & reggae plus gives guest up & comers a shot. For drink
specials or guest list call 212-252-CLUB; 10, $5-$15.


 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. 10, free. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: Open turntable event w/sign-ups beginning at 9. Tonight’s
guest is Tresor Records’ Pacou.


 



ROXY



515 W. 18th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-645-5156
. FRI: DJ Eddie Baez kicks
off a month-long residency w/his brand of NY progressive house; 11, $20.


 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: DEEP SESSIONS: Baby Hec Romero &
crew (incl. Alan Sanctuary) spin soulful, deep house; 7, $5, no cover for ladies.
THURS: STRAIGHT UP: DJ E-Man spins hiphop, house, classics
& soul while downing multiple rounds of scotch & soda; 10, $3. FRI:
VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk
& classics; 10, $5. SAT: INFINITY: DJ Seth K spins
house, classics, old school, hiphop & Latin; $5. SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY:
DJ Chappy starts the week right half-price drinks to get to dancing!; 10, $1
contrib. MON: SLEAZE FACTOR: After-hours music at happy
hour time. Deep house, breaks, tech-house & all manner of beat-based dance
music w/residents Adam Goldstone, Peter Anthony, DJ Brian, Ashley Warren, Rick
Salzer, Darek Marin spin; 7, $5 incl. one drink. TUES: TOUCH TUESDAYS:
DJ Will Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" to Sapphire, hosted
by Hector Cruz of House Nations; 10, $1 contrib.


 



SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb Ave. (Clermont
Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT IN BROOKLYN:
Ft. Greene comes alive w/house music & live performances by guest musicians
incl. Zilo Groove, Meschelle N’Degue & D’Angelo; 8.


 



SWIM



145 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS: THE GATHERING:
URB & Mass Appeal magazines host weekly party w/special guest
DJ Eli (89TEC9); 11-3 a.m., free.


 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (St.
Marks Pl.), 212-979-8965
. MON: HEY LOVE: Dancehall,
hiphop, soul, Afrobeat & garage is what you’ll hear at Higher Ground’s
weekly party; 8, free. TUES: DEEP SEA: Lola & E-Man do that
house Voodoo they do so well; 10, free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. FRI: KITSCH-INN:
Abby Ehmann invites you to mingle & drink while DJ Michael T & Robbie
D keep you dancing to punk, glam & heavy metal hair bands–band performances
each week; Kung Pao & Devlin at 10; $5. TUES: LATINO CAFE:
Latin rhythms & down tempo grooves w/resident DJ Oscar Poche. Weekly themes
& parties every week–this week, performance by Brad Raker, CD giveaways
& birthday celebration for Kayo; 10, free.


 



TWILO



530 W. 27th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com 21
& over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. FRI: MADD PROPS:
Sven Vath, Cocoon spin for one year anniversary, Paper Magazine hosts;
11, $20-$25. SAT: RESPECT IS BURNING: Junior Vasquez, who
doesn’t go on until 3 a.m. at the earliest, stretching his night well into
Sunday morning…it’s the return of the 6 a.m.-noon party session w/guests
such as David Knapp & Manny Lehman, but this week it’s Mauro Picotto
& Junior; 11, $20-$25.


 



219 FLAMINGO



219 2nd Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. WEDS: PLATINUM: DJs
Daryl Raymond & Gregg spin hiphop & reggae for those who prefer those
of the same sex; 10, $5 after 10:30. FRI: CLIT CLUB: Long-running
night for da ladies; 10, $3-$7, $9 after 11. SAT: FLAMING: Gayrage
house, funk, hiphop & happy stuff that it’ll get ya on the dance floor;
$5. TUES: GO-GO!: FLXX comes into town & throws a party for
boys. Appearances by Alan Cumning, Lea Delaria, Latrice Vetrelle & Santa
Go-Go!, 212-533-2861 for info; 10, $3-$5.



VAN-DAM



150 Varick St. (Vandam
St.), 212-927-8279
. THURS: Oscar Poche & Garvin White
host new party for all the movers & shakers in the entertainment biz w/deep
house, classics, hiphop & r&b, 212-927-8279 for more info.



WORLD NIGHTCLUB



1501 B’way (43rd
St.), 212-252-3242
. SAT: WORLD SATURDAYS: Two floors of
music feat. house music on the main floor w/DJs Denny Tsettos & Jared Scream;
DJ Ted Dillinger spins hiphop & r&b in the V.I.P. room; 10, $20-$25.



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you to dress
for success because you know she will! This week, "Santa" & the
Super Starlettes make an appearance as

Santa’s Little Helpers"; 8, free.



YABBY



265 Bedford Ave. (N.
1st St
.), Williamsburg, 718-384-1664
. TUES: SILKY:
DJ K.L. Diablo spins soul, big beat & acid jazz; 10, free.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.



 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th St.),
212-780-0202
. WEDS: ALL THAT JAZZ: Monika Brand takes
break from the Sala & does her siren thing; 9-12 a.m., free.


 



ALYCHYMY



12 Ave. A (betw. Houston
& 1st Sts.), 212-477-9050
. THURS: THUMP: DJ Eleven
spins hiphop, r&b & reggae; 10, free. SAT: SEXY SATURDAYS:
DJ Eleven & cohort "The Sorcerer" (does he dress up like a wizard?)
spin hiphop & reggae; 10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
BLACK SHEEP
: E-man, Lorie (Bang the Party) & Lola host yet another night
of exotic music, but mainly r&b, classics & hiphop–DJ Will Taylor
rebroadcasts Sat. on 91.9 FM, 917-449-5253 for info; 9-2 a.m. THURS: ETHER:
DJs Jedi, Malik & Fflood spin jungle, ambient & electro blipperings;
10. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal
Deadly Dragon Soundsystem spins old-school hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall;
10. SUN: XALAM: Senegalese & African music by DJ Dakar
& El Hadj; 10, free. TUES: HOT CALLALOO: Weekly hiphop &
reggae party feat. DJs Niko & Kest plus guests; 10.



 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall Change keeps loungy atmosphere social w/underground hiphop, deep house
& groovy break; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: WFMU’s
DJ $mall Change spins jazz & blues for swanky uptown crowd from 8-2, free.


 



BAR 169



169 E. B’way
(betw. Jefferson & Rutgers Sts.), 212-473-8866
. THURS:
LOCA’S LOUNGE
: DJ Houdini spins tribal music & DJ Heckel
serves up hiphop, classics & salsa for an eclectic crowd; 9; $5-$10.


 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP: DJ Wake
’n’ Bake spins punk, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly
game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo." Tonight’s
theme: Messy Sex–learning how to get the most out of your feast w/Dr. Ducky;
10, $3. THURS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE: That Guy Tom
explores the sonic universe between pre-punk & punk proper, spinning Iggy,
MC5, the NY Dolls, Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE:
Dr. Ringding & Slim Chance play anything from "guitar & sax
grind" to punk, soul & metal while the hipsters attempt to shake it;
10, free. SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James Spooner with "beats from
the brotherland" incl. 70s soul, funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN:
TIMEBOMB
: Punk, rock ’n’ roll & Blondie–so start
the week right–praise the Lord then throw a few back & then a couple
more; 10, free. MON: ASS OUT MONDAY: DJ BIG DJ spins dirty blues
music, honky tonk & twisted rockabilly; 10. free. TUES: SHINDIG:
DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go dancing Pontani Sisters demonstrate the
watusi, frug & swim; 10.


 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th St. (betw.
2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks ‘til 9.
WEDS:
AM/FM: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D. behind the
wheel; 10, free. THURS: FAT THURSDAY: New Orleans r&b,
Mardi Gras style, w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE:
WBAI’s DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican
r&b; 10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek spins it all;
10, free. TUES: TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor gives
the truckers in the house the country they’ve been looking for. Bring your
CB radio, favorite Wrangler shirt & shake that thang; 10, free.


 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: AW SHIT: DJ Vacation spins vintage reggae, hiphop &
break beats; 10, free. MON: POWERLOUNGE!: DJ Shakey spins
just about everything from rock to jazz, order take-out straight to the bar;
8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJs Jes Grew &
Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues; 9, free.



 



CAVIARTERIA



Soho Grand Hotel,
310 W. B’way (betw. Grand & Canal Sts.), 212-925-5515, www.caviarteria.com
See also "Rock ’n’ Roll." SUN: IBIZA UNDERGROUND:
Party w/house & underground music spun by Christopher Graham & Marc
Solomon; 10.



 



CHAELRA



330 W. 38th St. (betw.
8th & 9th Aves.), 212-244-7101
. FRI: AFTER SCHOOL:
DJ Big "Running Man" Ben spins hiphop every Friday plus fashion shows
& spontaneous entertainment abound; 212-946-1972, ext.1 for more info; 11,
$10-$15.


 



CHAOS



225 E. Houston St.
(Essex St.), 212-252-3242
. FRI: CHAOS FRIDAYS: Main floor
w/DJ Repete & his house favorites; downstairs it’s DJ Exacta w/hiphop,
r&b & reggae on the decks; 10, $15-$20.


 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans or athletic
gear, ever. FRI: GBH: DJ Tuesdae (in a string bikini) & Seth
spin new wave & rock ’n’ roll for the hotties lookin’ to
shake it, while Baby Hec Romero, Anthony Maccaroni & The Slammin’ Boys
from the UK heep house pumpin’ on the downstairs decks, 212-539-3916 for
guestlist info; 10, $10-$20. SAT: CHEETAH SATURDAYS: Rob Rydell
spins house while DJ Arson burns hiphop, r&b & reggae in the red room–open
bar 10-11; 10, $15-$20. SUN: MARDI GRAS: Studio 54’s Nicky
Siano & DJ Merritt spin for ongoing party–open bar from 9:30-11. Tonight,
Grammy Awards show; 9:30, $10, free before 11. MON: PURR: Four
years & still going–Bonnie & Belinda host–hiphop party for
celebs & ultra trendy folks, 212-206-7770 for more info; $25 men, $7 ladies.



 



CHICAGO BLUES



73 8th Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-924-9755
. SUN: SWINGIN’ SUNDAYS:
Lo-Fi Lee hosts w/dance lessons from 8-9 & live music from 9-1. This week:
Flipped Fedoras; $10.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Parties for big, beautiful women & men & their admirers. This week:
Sexy cleavage party; 9-3:30, $20, incl. 2 drinks.


 



CLUB 101



101 7th Ave. S. (Grove
St.), 212-687-1045
. TUES: OPEN MIKE: The Limelight hosts
evening of singing & spontaneity w/r&b by "The Sharon Show"
& performance by Winelights; 6:30.



 


COUP



506 E. 6th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-979-2815
. THURS: BUTTERFLY: Queer
neighborhood bash feat. good music, garden & lounge with DJ Darryl plus
guests; 10, free.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party w/dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs & Carolyn
& Glenn downstairs; 3-11 p.m., $12-$15.


 



EARTH



20 W. 39th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-719-9867
. THURS: Victor Dinaire spins
every week, logicinfo@aol.com for more info; 10, $10.



 



ELBOW ROOM



144 Bleecker St. (betw.
Thompson St. & LaGuardia Pl.), 212-979-8434
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." FRI: FUSHION MASTER: Zilo Groove plays
two live sets w/DJs spinning funk, triphop, Latin & acid jazz; 11-2 a.m.,
$20, free before midnight.


 



ETOILE



109 E. 56th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-802-4506
. WEDS: BEWEDNESDAY:
Flavien’s weekly party w/hiphop, funk & classics by Stormin’ Norman
upstairs & Shayne Sealy on the decks downstairs w/garage & house–open
bar 10-11; 10.


 



FLOAT



240 W. 52nd St. (betw.
B’way & 8th Ave.), 212-581-0055
. FRI: THE BEGINNING
& THE END
: Three floors of hiphop, r&b & disco, respectively,
plus weekly drink specials for those both "downtown & trendy";
10.


 



FRANK’S LOUNGE



660 Fulton St. (S.
Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:
BANG
THE PARTY
: Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest house
plus guest DJs; this week, author of You Better Work, Kai Fikentscher;
11, $5.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303
. Open daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m.,
no cover. WEDS: SESSIONS: Loungey house music w/’Til Noon
Productions, DJ Que, Bill Patrick & Philly’s Tom Amoroso, $5. FRI:
DAMN IT I NEED A DRINK
: Dirty Dave Swingsett spins drum ’n’ bass;
9. SAT: GOLDEN BOYS: Digital lounge w/Thomas, Eric & Holmar;
10, $5. MON: POGO: DJ John Selway, Miss Kittin & others host
evening of new wave, electronica & pop w/movie screenings; 9, $5. TUES:
THINK DIFFERENTLY
: Zoya, Alina & Shari spin r&b, classics &
hiphop, 212-353-7739 for info; 11. $15.



 



GALAPAGOS



70 N. 6th St. (betw.
Kent & Whythe Sts.), Williamsburg, 718-782-5188
. WEDS: UNITY
GAIN
: Monthly party w/at least eight live PA systems & dueling video
monitors; 10-2 a.m., $5.



 


GEMINI LOUNGE



221 2nd Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-502-7957
. TUES: CHANDELLE AFTERWORK:
Neworld Entertainment’s afterwork social w/drink specials from 5-8 &
reggae & hiphop music by Chris Washington; $10 guys, $5 ladies.


 



GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: VIBES ALIVE: Two
Japanese promoters bring all things funky to this weekly hump-day party feat.
weekly guests; 10, free. THURS: UBIQUITY: New party for electric-deep,
underground, soulful house & loungecore; 10, free. FRI: SLIPPERY:
DJ Greg Poole spins anything from Abba to Outkast (bounce baby, bounce) to Basement
Jaxx & everything in between; 8. SAT: FUNKY SENSATION: Qool
Marv & guests spin sexy soul downstairs with DJ Darren & hiphop, house
& garage upstairs; 8. TUES: CAMOUFLAGE 2000: Bruna & Beau
treat you to an evening of drum ’n’ bass, jungle & house, 212-252-2199
for info; 10, free.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs Holmar, Pete Sung & Steven Steel spin
deep house; 9:30, $5. THURS: FIZZ: DJ Troia & cool house;
10, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: DJ Marc B gets busy w/funk, dance
& house music; 9:30, $5, free before 11. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN:
DJ Ismael spackles your groove cracks; $5. SUN: OTODAMA: DJ Toshi
w/triphop mixes; $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three different house
DJs inject the signifier w/signification–UK, U.S. & Canada; 9, $3.
TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house w/DJ Gaby
Dershin; $3.





IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: THE FIFTH MAN: DJ Thomas
D offers loungecore & house; 9:30, $5. THURS: SCIUBBA DIVING:
Singer Sabina Sciubba & guests; $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD:
Funk & soul w/Topaz & Drive By Leslie; 9, $6. SAT: GET THE
FUNK IN
: Live funk & Latin bands incl. Plexus; 9, $6. SUN: EMANCIPATED
GROOVES
: Guests every week; 11, $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE:
House music from around the western world; 9, $3. TUES: FLUID:
Same as upstairs party; $3.



 



LA BELLE EPOQUE



827 B’way (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-254-6436
. See also "Rock ’n’
Roll." THURS: LA RUMBA: Dance to salsa & old skool Cuban
music w/DJ Fede–live performances at 10:30 & 12:30 a.m.; $7.



 



LAVA LOUNGE



28 W. 20th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7867
. SAT: LAVA SATURDAYS:
DJ Frank Delour spins house upstairs & DJ Casper takes over the downstairs
lounge w/classics, soul & r&b; 10, $15-$20.



 


LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. SAT: TRICK:
DJ Miss Guy of the Toilet Boys spins rock, soul & punk plus Go-Go dancers;
11, $7.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-807-7780
. WEDS: Jeff Mills, Joey Beltram &
Keoki. FRI: Keoki & guests are featured tonight. SAT: MAIN
INGREDIENT
: Blue Davis hosts while resident DJs play hiphop, classics &
reggae for this weekly dance party crew, e-mail pbny2k@aol.com for guestlist.
Tonight, Mr. C & Stacie Pullen; 10, $15-$20.



 


LUDLOW BAR



165 Ludlow St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-353-0536
. Free weekdays.
Free weekends, $3 after 11. WEDS: DJ Rick of D-Generation brings
you hiphop, house & classic rock; 9. THURS: DJ John Stanler w/hiphop
& rock plus the lovely Nicole; 9. FRI: DJ Jared brings on
the rap & reggae; 10. SAT: John spins rare rap & soul
for a slammin’ Friday night par-tay; 10. SUN: TOGETHER: DJs
Greg Poole & Pam spin for the regulars; 9. MON: LOW PROFILE:
Four years & still running! DJ Qool Marv spins house for the in-crowd; 9.
TUES: THE PAM & JAZZY SHOW: Pam calls the shots while Jazzy
gets out the hiphop, reggae & merengue; 9.



 


MOTOR CITY BAR



127 Ludlow St. (betw.
Rivington & Delancey Sts.), 212-358-1595
. SUN: MOTOR CITY’S
BURRRNIN’
: And Detroit rockers like the MC5 & the Stooges light
the match; 10, free.


 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled
out spot that’s more conducive to quality time than "being seen"
by the movers & shakers, drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2
a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old school Cuban favorites w/live performances; 9,
$10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure Salsa, www.cubansoul.com
for info; 9, $7-$10. MON: THERAPY: Rotating DJs plus live comedy
show, 888-521-0168 for info; 6, $10.


 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&m cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party w/rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 



NOWBAR



22 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S
TRANNIE CHASER
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s party for transsexuals,
cross-dressers & their admirers attracts a well-heeled, sophisticated crowd
of the curious, the practiced & the merely voyeuristic. Guest DJs spin a
mix of house, disco, campy show tunes & anything else that would make a
drag queen squeal. Drag shows each week feat. creme-de-la-creme of Glorya’s
superstar friends incl. Siren LaVerne Cox & Paulina of LIPS; 9, $15-$20.
FRI: GIL T. PLEASURE’S FETISH PLANET: Fetish party feat.
live performances, extreme fashions, guest DJs, themes every week & $100
prize for best dressed in theme attire (1:30 a.m.); 10, $15-$20. SAT: GLORYA
WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s
party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. Tina Sparkles; 10, $20, $15
for women & dressed trannies.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.org
THURS:
FUZION:
Tourists & trendies come here for night of Latin mixes; 10. FRI:
INDULGE YOURSELF: Bridge & tunnel crowd mixed w/downtowners search
for eye candy while sounds of international house, hiphop & classic soul
fill the room; 10. SAT: NO LIMIT: Hi-energy house & techno
by Jared Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion spins funk, soul &
hiphop downstairs; 10.


 



PARLAY LOUNGE



206 Ave. A (E. 13th
St.), 212-228-6231
. THURS: MINGLE & VIBE: Classics,
80s & hiphop is spun. FRI: WHEEL UP: New party, mixed crowd.
SAT: SATURDAY NIGHTS: DJ Reep is large & incharge tonight.
MON: FOURPLAY: Party for gay women & their friends feat. dancers,
DJs & more. TUES: HONEY COMB HIDEOUT: Feat. sounds by Galeano;
10.


 



PLANT BAR



217 E. 3rd St. (betw.
Aves. B & C), 212-375-9066
. No cover. WEDS: FUNBOX:
Residents Ulysses & Markus Miller & weekly guests; this week: Morgan
Geist, Darshan Jesrani & Danny Wang; 10. FRI: PLANET FRIDAYS:
DJ Wayne Pate & the Soul Rebels kick jazzy beats w/housed-up funk.
SAT: PASSANGER: Cosmic beats & freeskool breaks by Riain (Organic
Grooves) & Kazimir. SUN: GREENHOUSE EFFECT: DJs $mall Change
w/Repoman. MON: ASTROTURF: Start the week off w/DJ Glenn Lee &
hostess Ariana Rolich. TUES: RENDEZ VOUS: Resident Neil Aline
w/non DJs featured each week.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. WEDS:
DAMAGED: New party all about goth, new wave, punk & industrial w/DJ
Dandy Sex (but remember what Malle said–damaged people truly are dangerous);
11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED: The Who, The Kinks & Sam &
Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!: Professor Jeff & Tibby
X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SAT: DJ Rustyn spins for the
first time at Raven & promises it to be real cool. SUN: THE OTHER
SIDE
: DJ Jarek & Skellington w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON:
HEAVY MANNERS MONDAYS: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro,
Agent Jay & Upsetter FC spin reggae & all of its offshoots or antecedents–ska,
rocksteady, roots rockers & dub; 9. TUES: SINEMA 2000: Nick
Zedd’s videos & DJ Dandy’s sounds; 10, free.



 



REBAR



127 8th Ave. (16th
St.), 212-627-1680
. MON: LOCKER ROOM: The bitch
is back! Er…um…we mean the butch is back! DJs Carter & Relentless
spin dance music for go-go boys & men who love men; 9, $5. FRI: THE
REBIRTH
: DJ Arson spins hiphop, house, r&b & reggae plus gives guest
up & comers a shot. For drink specials or guest list call 212-252-CLUB;
10, $5-$15.


 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. 10, free. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: Open turntable event w/sign-ups beginning at 9. Tonight’s
guest is Tresor Records’ Pacou.


 



ROXY



515 W. 18th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-645-5156
. FRI: DJ Eddie Baez kicks
off a month-long residency w/his brand of NY progressive house; 11, $20.


 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: DEEP SESSIONS: Baby Hec Romero &
crew (incl. Alan Sanctuary) spin soulful, deep house; 7, $5, no cover for ladies.
THURS: STRAIGHT UP: DJ E-Man spins hiphop, house, classics
& soul while downing multiple rounds of scotch & soda; 10, $3. FRI:
VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice pumps the crowd with house, reggae,
funk & classics; 10, $5. SAT: INFINITY: DJ Seth K spins
house, classics, old school, hiphop & Latin; $5. SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY:
DJ Chappy starts the week right half-price drinks to get to dancing!; 10, $1
contrib. MON: SLEAZE FACTOR: After-hours music at happy
hour time. Deep house, breaks, tech-house & all manner of beat-based dance
music with residents Adam Goldstone, Peter Anthony, DJ Brian, Ashley Warren,
Rick Salzer, Darek Marin spin; 7, $5 incl. one drink. TUES: TOUCH
TUESDAYS
: DJ Will Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store"
to Sapphire, hosted by Hector Cruz of House Nations; 10, $1 contrib.



 



SHINE



285 W. B’way
(Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. MON: GIANT STEP: Ron Trent
w/guests span five hours. This week, Victor Duplaix; 10-3 a.m.; $10, $7 adv.


 



SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb Ave. (Clermont
Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT IN BROOKLYN:
Ft. Greene comes alive with house music & live performances by guest musicians
incl. Zilo Groove, Meschelle N’Degue & D’Angelo; 8.


 



SWIM



145 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-673-0799
. THURS: THE GATHERING:
URB & Mass Appeal magazines host weekly party w/special guest
DJ Eli (89TEC9); 11-3 a.m., free.


 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (St.
Marks Pl.), 212-979-8965
. MON: HEY LOVE: Dancehall,
hiphop, soul, Afrobeat & garage is what you’ll hear at Higher Ground’s
weekly party; 8, free. TUES: DEEP SEA: Lola & E-Man do that
house Voodoo they do so well; 10, free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. WEDS: A KINKY
CHRISTMAS
: Editrix Abby, Madame Cole deSade, Mistress Evita, John D., Mistress
Sonya & Master Steelow host party feat. Die J Mars on the tables spinnin’
industrial, hard house & electronica; DJ Hitoshi’s in The Lounge w/drum
’n’ bass–festish & all-black attire is discounted at the
door; 8-2 a.m., $5-$20. FRI: KITSCH-INN: Abby Ehmann invites
you to mingle & drink while DJ Michael T & Robbie D keep you dancing
to punk, glam & heavy metal hair bands–band performances each week
from 8-10. This week, Dropdeadgorgeous & Robie Blender; $5. TUES: LATINO
CAFE
: Latin rhythms & down tempo grooves w/resident DJ Oscar Poche.
Weekly themes & parties every week–this week, Oscar Poche celebrates
turning a year older; 10, free.



 



TUNNEL



220 12th Ave. (27th
St.), 212-479-7964
. SAT: LET’S GO: NEW YORK CITY:
Launch party w/Kurfew feat. Bubblegum & Top 40 in main room, house &
trance in chandelier room; 11, $10-$25.



 



TWILO



530 W. 27th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com 21
& over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. FRI: MADD PROPS:
Featured DJs: Deep Dish w/Ali & Sharam at midnight; 11, $20-$25. SAT:
RESPECT IS BURNING
: Junior Vasquez, who doesn’t go on until
3 a.m. at the earliest, stretching his night well into Sunday morning…it’s
the return of the 6 a.m.-noon party session with guests such as David Knapp
& Manny Lehman, but this week it’s Chris Milo & Lee Buridge; 11,
$20-$25.


 



219 FLAMINGO



219 2nd Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. WEDS: PLATINUM: DJs
Daryl Raymond & Gregg spin hiphop & reggae for those who prefer those
of the same sex; 10, $5. FRI: CLIT CLUB: Long-running night for
da ladies; 10, $3, $9 after 11. SAT: FLAMING: Gayrage house, funk,
hiphop & happy stuff that it’ll get ya on the dance floor; $5.



VAN-DAM



150 Varick St. (Vandam
St.), 212-927-8279
. THURS: Oscar Poche & Garvin White
host new party for all the movers & shakers in the entertainment biz w/deep
house, classics, hiphop & r&b, 212-927-8279 for more info.



WORLD NIGHTCLUB



1501 B’way (43rd
St.), 212-252-3242
. SAT: WORLD SATURDAYS: Two floors of
music feat. house music on the main floor w/DJs Denny Tsettos & Jared Scream;
DJ Ted Dillinger spins hiphop & r&b in the V.I.P. room; 10, $20-$25.



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you to dress
for success because you know she will!; 8, free.



YABBY



265 Bedford Ave. (N.
1st St
.), Williamsburg, 718-384-1664
. TUES: SILKY:
DJ K.L. Diablo spins soul, big beat & acid jazz; 10, free.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.



 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th St.),
212-780-0202
. WEDS: ALL THAT JAZZ: Monika Brand takes
break from the Sala & does her siren thing; 9-12 a.m., free.


 



ALYCHYMY



12 Ave. A (betw. Houston
& 1st Sts.), 212-477-9050
. THURS: THUMP: DJ Eleven
spins hiphop, r&b & reggae; 10, free. SAT: SEXY SATURDAYS:
DJ Eleven & cohort "The Sorcerer" (does he dress up like a wizard?)
spin hiphop & reggae; 10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
BLACK SHEEP
: E-man, Lorie (Bang the Party) & Lola host yet another night
of exotic music, but mainly r&b, classics & hiphop–DJ Will Taylor
rebroadcasts Sat. on 91.9 FM, 917-449-5253 for info; 9-2 a.m. THURS: ETHER:
DJs Keinyo, Malik & Fflood spin jungle, ambient & electro blipperings;
10. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal
Deadly Dragon Soundsystem spins old-school hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall;
10. SAT: INSTINCTIVE PATH: DJ Rob Flow & Clay Nice spin 80s
& 90s hiphop, reggae & soul; 10. SUN: XALAM: Senegalese
& African music by DJ Dakar; 10, free. TUES: HOT CALLALOO:
Weekly hiphop & dub party feat. DJs Niko & Kest plus guests; 10.


 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall Change keeps loungy atmosphere social w/underground hiphop, deep house
& groovy break; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: WFMU’s
DJ $mall Change spins jazz & blues for swanky uptown crowd from 8-2, free.


 



BAR CODE



1540 B’way (46th
St.), 212-869-9397
. Open 24 hours/day seven days a week. THURS:
GET YOUR GAME ON
: DJ Etienne Deyans spins in between Pac-Man–open
bar until 11; 10; free.


 



BAR 169



169 E. B’way
(betw. Jefferson & Rutgers Sts.), 212-473-8866
. THURS:
LOCA’S LOUNGE
: DJ Houdini spins tribal music & DJ Heckel
serves up hiphop, classics & salsa for an eclectic crowd; 9; $5-$10.


 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP: DJ Wake
’n’ Bake spins punk, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly
game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo." Tonight’s
theme: Messy Sex–learning how to get the most out of your feast w/Dr. Ducky;
10, $3. THURS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE: That Guy Tom
explores the sonic universe between pre-punk & punk proper, spinning Iggy,
MC5, the NY Dolls, Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE:
Dr. Ringding & Slim Chance play anything from "guitar & sax
grind" to punk, soul & metal while the hipsters attempt to shake it;
10, free. SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James Spooner with "beats from
the brotherland" incl. 70s soul, funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN:
TIMEBOMB
: DJ Solana & her friends spin punk, rock ’n’
roll & Blondie–so start the week right–praise the Lord then throw
a few back & then a couple more; 10, free. MON: ASS OUT MONDAY:
DJ BIG DJ spins dirty blues music, honky tonk & twisted rockabilly; 10.
free. TUES: SHINDIG: DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go dancing
Pontani Sisters demonstrate the watusi, frug & swim; 10.


 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th St. (betw.
2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks ‘til 9.
WEDS:
AM/FM: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D. behind the
wheel; 10, free. THURS: FAT THURSDAY: New Orleans r&b,
Mardi Gras style, w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE:
WBAI’s DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican
r&b; 10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek spins it all;
10, free. TUES: TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor gives
the truckers in the house the country they’ve been looking for. Bring your
CB radio, favorite Wrangler shirt & shake that thang; 10, free.



BLACK STAR BAR



92 2nd Ave. (betw.
5th & 6th Sts.), 212-254-4747
. FRI: CHAISE
LOUNGE
: Bruce Tantum spins loungy to tech house; 10, free. SAT:
BLACK STAR LOUNGE: Lemuel spins disco to Massive Attack; 10, free. SUN:
RADIO FREEDOM
: DJ Swick spins world funk, punk & Latin; 9, free. MON:
GETTIN’ LUCKY: DJ Jolene spins deep house & soul; 10, free.
TUES: EASY STAR REGGAE TUESDAYS: King Crown International spins
roots, dub & dancehall, all with a conscious/positive angle. Bo! Jamaican
eats are available; 8, free.



 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: AW SHIT: DJ Vacation spins vintage reggae, hiphop &
break beats; 10, free. SUN: RETURN OF SHARKBITE: And Dashboard
spinning more of the usual; 8, free. MON: POWERLOUNGE!: DJ
Shakey spins just about everything from rock to jazz, order take-out straight
to the bar; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJs Jes
Grew & Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues; 9, free.



 



CAVIARTERIA



Soho Grand Hotel,
310 W. B’way (betw. Grand & Canal Sts.), 212-925-5515, www.caviarteria.com
See also "Rock ’n’ Roll." SUN: IBIZA UNDERGROUND:
Party w/house & underground music spun by Christopher Graham & Marc
Solomon; 10.



 



CHAELRA



330 W. 38th St. (betw.
8th & 9th Aves.), 212-244-7101
. FRI: AFTER SCHOOL:
DJ Big "Running Man" Ben spins hiphop every Friday plus fashion shows
& spontaneous entertainment abound; 212-946-1972, ext.1 for more info; 11,
$10-$15.


 



CHAOS



225 E. Houston St.
(Essex St.), 212-252-3242
. FRI: CHAOS FRIDAYS: Main floor
w/DJ Repete & his house favorites; downstairs it’s DJ Exacta w/hiphop,
r&b & reggae on the decks; 10, $15-$20.


 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans or athletic
gear, ever. FRI: GBH: DJ Tuesdae (in a string bikini) & Seth
spin new wave & rock ’n’ roll for the hotties lookin’ to
shake it, while Baby Hec Romero, Anthony Maccaroni & The Slammin’ Boys
from the UK heep house pumpin’ on the downstairs decks, 212-539-3916 for
guestlist info; 10, $20. SAT: CHEETAH SATURDAYS: Rob Rydell spins
house while DJ Arson burns hiphop, r&b & reggae in the red room–open
bar 10-11; 10, $15-$20. SUN: MARDI GRAS: Studio 54’s Nicky
Siano & DJ Merritt spin for ongoing party; 9:30, $10, free before 11.


 



CHICAGO BLUES



73 8th Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-924-9755
. SUN: SWINGIN’ SUNDAYS:
Lo-Fi Lee hosts w/dance lessons from 8-9 & live music from 9-1. This week:
Flipped Fedoras; $10.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Parties for big, beautiful women & men & their admirers. This week:
Win a month of free admission contest; 9-3:30, $20, incl. 2 drinks.


 



CLUB 101



101 7th Ave. S. (Grove
St.), 212-687-1045
. TUES: OPEN MIKE: The Limelight hosts
evening of singing & spontaneity w/"The Sharon Show" & performance
by Winelights; 6:30.



 


COUP



506 E. 6th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-979-2815
. THURS: BUTTERFLY: Queer
neighborhood bash feat. good music, garden & lounge with DJ Darryl plus
guests; 10, free.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party w/dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs & Carolyn
& Glenn downstairs; 3-11 p.m., $12-$15.


 



DOUBLE HAPPINESS



173 Mott St. (betw.
Kenmare & Broome Sts.), 212-941-1282
. SUN: Vlado Dzihan &
Mario Kamien (CD release party).



 



ELBOW ROOM



144 Bleecker St. (betw.
Thompson St. & LaGuardia Pl.), 212-979-8434
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." FRI: FUSHION MASTER: Zilo Groove plays
two live sets w/DJs spinning funk, triphop, Latin & acid jazz; 11-2 a.m.,
$20, free before midnight.


 



FLOAT



240 W. 52nd St. (betw.
B’way & 8th Ave.), 212-581-0055
. FRI: THE BEGINNING
& THE END
: Three floors of hiphop, r&b & disco, respectively,
plus weekly drink specials for those both "downtown & trendy";
10.


 



FRANK’S LOUNGE



660 Fulton St. (S.
Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:
BANG
THE PARTY
: Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest house
plus guest DJs; this week, Dance Promise’s Kervyn Mark; 11, $5.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303
. Open daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m.,
no cover. WEDS: SESSIONS: Loungey house music w/’Til Noon
Productions, DJ Que, Bill Patrick & Philly’s Tom Amoroso, $5. FRI:
DAMN IT I NEED A DRINK
: Dirty Dave Swingsett spins drum ’n’ bass;
9. SAT: GOLDEN BOYS: Digital lounge w/Thomas, Eric & Holmar;
10, $5. SUN: TIP BUCKET: Industry gets dirty when the people who
keep NYC in food & drinks take a night off. Videos, DJs, dancing & games;
9. MON: POGO: DJ John Selway, Miss Kittin & others host evening
of new wave, electronica & pop w/movie screenings; 9, $5. TUES:
THINK DIFFERENTLY
: Zoya, Alina & Shari spin r&b, classics &
hiphop, 212-353-7739 for info; 11. $10-$20.



 



GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: VIBES ALIVE: Two
Japanese promoters bring all things funky to this weekly hump-day party feat.
weekly guests; this week, Wayne Pate from Soul Rebel; 10, free. THURS:
UBIQUITY: New party for electric-deep, underground, soulful house &
loungecore; 10, free. FRI: SLIPPERY: DJ Greg Poole spins anything
from Abba to Outkast to Basement Jaxx & everything in between; 8. SAT:
FUNKY SENSATION: Qool Marv & guests spin sexy soul downstairs with
DJ Darren & hiphop, house & garage upstairs; 8. TUES: CAMOUFLAGE
2000
: Bruna & Beau treat you to an evening of drum ’n’ bass,
jungle & house, 212-252-2199 for info; 10, free.


 



HUSH



17 W. 19th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-252-3244
. FRI: LATIN FRIDAYS:
DJ Richie blends mix of Latin vibes w/house & classics while DJ Fish spins
hiphop, r&b & reggae in the redroom; 10, $10-$20.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs Holmar, Pete Sung & Steven Steel spin
deep house; 9:30, $5. THURS: FIZZ: DJ Troia & cool house;
10, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: DJ Marc B gets busy w/funk, dance
& house music; 9:30, $5, free before 11. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN:
DJ Ismael spackles your groove cracks; $5. SUN: OTODAMA: DJ Toshi
w/triphop mixes; $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three different house
DJs inject the signifier w/signification–UK, U.S. & Canada; 9, $3.
TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house w/DJ Gaby
Dershin; $3.





IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: UNITY: DJ Thomas D offers
loungecore & house; 9:30, $5. THURS: SCIUBBA DIVING: Singer
Sabina Sciubba & guests; $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Funk
& soul w/Topaz & D’Flo; 9, $6. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN:
Live funk & Latin bands incl. Mouth Almighties & D’Vash; 9, $6.
SUN: EMANCIPATED GROOVES: Guests every week incl. Dave Fiuczynski;
11, $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: House music from around the western
world; 9, $3. TUES: FLUID: Same as upstairs party; $3.



 



LAVA LOUNGE



28 W. 20th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7867
. SAT: LAVA SATURDAYS:
DJ Frank Delour spins house upstairs & DJ Casper takes over the downstairs
lounge w/classics, soul & r&b; 10, $15-$20.



 


LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. SAT: TRICK:
DJ Miss Guy of the Toilet Boys spins rock, soul & punk plus Go-Go dancers;
11, $7.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-807-7780
. WEDS: Jeff Mills, Joey Beltram &
Keoki. FRI: CJ Macintosh is featured tonight. SAT: MAIN INGREDIENT:
Blue Davis hosts while resident DJs play hiphop, classics & reggae for this
weekly dance party crew, e-mail pbny2k@aol.com for guestlist. Tonight, Muzik
Magazine joins the "Gatecrasher" party w/Sandra Collins, Guy Ornadel
& Alan Sax; 10, $15-$20.



 


LUDLOW BAR



165 Ludlow St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-353-0536
. Free weekdays.
Free weekends, $3 after 11. WEDS: DJ Rick of D-Generation brings
you hiphop, house & classic rock; 9. THURS: DJ John Stanler w/hiphop
& rock plus the lovely Nicole; 9. FRI: DJ Jared brings on
the rap & reggae; 10. SAT: John spins rare rap & soul
for a slammin’ Friday night par-tay; 10. SUN: TOGETHER: DJs
Greg Poole & Pam spin for the regulars; 9. MON: LOW PROFILE:
Four years & still running! DJ Qool Marv spins house for the in-crowd; 9.
TUES: THE PAM & JAZZY SHOW: Pam calls the shots while Jazzy
gets out the hiphop, reggae & merengue; 9.



 


THE LURE



409 W. 13th St. (betw.
9th & 10th Aves.), 212-741-3919
. WEDS: PORK: Live
all-male spanking show, "courtesy" of spankmehard.com celebrates their
sixth birthday–sounds like wholesome fun for the other white meat to us!;
10, $20, $15 adv.


 



MOTOR CITY BAR



127 Ludlow St. (betw.
Rivington & Delancey Sts.), 212-358-1595
. SUN: MOTOR CITY’S
BURRRNIN’
: And Detroit rockers like the MC5 & the Stooges light
the match; 10, free.


 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled
out spot that’s more conducive to quality time than "being seen"
by the movers & shakers, drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2
a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old school Cuban favorites w/live performances; 9,
$10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure Salsa, www.cubansoul.com
for info; 9, $7-$10. MON: THERAPY: Rotating DJs plus live comedy
show, 888-521-0168 for info; 6, $10.


 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&m cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party w/rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 



NOWBAR



22 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S
TRANNIE CHASER
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s party for transsexuals,
cross-dressers & their admirers attracts a well-heeled, sophisticated crowd
of the curious, the practiced & the merely voyeuristic. Guest DJs spin a
mix of house, disco, campy show tunes & anything else that would make a
drag queen squeal. Drag shows each week feat. creme-de-la-creme of Glorya’s
superstar friends incl. Siren LaVerne Cox & Paulina of LIPS; 9, $15-$20.
FRI: GIL T. PLEASURE’S FETISH PLANET: Fetish party feat.
live performances, extreme fashions, guest DJs, themes every week & $100
prize for best dressed in theme attire (1:30 a.m.); 10, $15-$20. SAT: GLORYA
WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s
party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. Tina Sparkles; 10, $20, $15
for women & dressed trannies.


 



NV



289 Spring St. (Hudson
St.), 212-929-NVNV
. THURS: NVIOUS: DJ Arson spins mix
of hiphop & reggae downstairs, while DJ Denny Tsettos turns out house music
on main floor; 10, $15-$20.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.org
THURS:
FUZION:
Tourists & trendies come here for night of Latin mixes; 10. FRI:
INTIMATE FRIDAYS: Ted the Dillinger spins hiphop, r&b, funk &
classics downstairs while Steven Zor kicks techno & house upstairs for all
the pill heads, 212-802-4506 for info; 10. SAT: NO LIMIT: Hi-energy
house & techno by Jared Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion spins
funk, soul & hiphop downstairs; 10.


 



PARLAY LOUNGE



206 Ave. A (E. 13th
St.), 212-228-6231
. THURS: MINGLE & VIBE: Classics,
80s & hiphop is spun. SAT: SATURDAY NIGHTS: DJ Reep is large
& incharge tonight. TUES: HONEY COMB HIDEOUT: Feat. sounds
by Galeano; 10.


 



PLANT BAR



217 E. 3rd St. (betw.
Aves. B & C), 212-375-9066
. WEDS: FUNBOX: Residents
Ulysses & Markus Miller & weekly guests; this week: Throb Records’
Prozac; 10.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. WEDS:
DAMAGED: New party all about goth, new wave, punk & industrial w/DJ
Dandy Sex (but remember what Malle said–damaged people truly are dangerous);
11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED: The Who, The Kinks & Sam &
Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!: Professor Jeff & Tibby
X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SUN: THE OTHER SIDE:
DJ Jarek & Skellington w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY
MANNERS MONDAYS
: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay &
Upsetter FC spin reggae & all of its offshoots or antecedents–ska,
rocksteady, roots rockers & dub; 9. TUES: SINEMA 2000: Nick
Zedd’s videos & DJ Dandy’s sounds; 10, free.



 



REBAR



127 8th Ave. (16th
St.), 212-627-1680
. MON: LOCKER ROOM: The bitch
is back! Er…um…we mean the butch is back! DJs Carter & Relentless
spin dance music for go-go boys & men who love men; 9, $5. FRI: THE
REBIRTH
: DJ Arson spins hiphop, house, r&b & reggae plus gives guest
up & comers a shot. For drink specials or guest list call 212-252-CLUB;
10, $5-$15. SAT: BIG SWING OFF: Free dance lesson & live music
by Lil’ Red & The Howlers, The Flipped Fedoras & Hi-Fi Honey; 6.


 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
. 10, free. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: Open turntable event w/sign-ups beginning at 9.


 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: DEEP SESSIONS: Baby Hec Romero &
crew (incl. Alan Sanctuary) spin soulful, deep house; 7, $5, no cover for ladies.
THURS: STRAIGHT UP: DJ E-Man spins hiphop, house, classics
& soul while downing multiple rounds of scotch & soda; 10, $3. FRI:
VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice pumps the crowd with house, reggae,
funk & classics; 10, $5. SAT: INFINITY: DJ Seth K spins
house, classics, old school, hiphop & Latin; $5. SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY:
DJ Chappy starts the week right half-price drinks to get to dancing!; 10, $1
contrib. MON: SLEAZE FACTOR: After-hours music at happy
hour time. Deep house, breaks, tech-house & all manner of beat-based dance
music with residents Adam Goldstone, Peter Anthony, DJ Brian, Ashley Warren,
Rick Salzer, Darek Marin spin; 7, $5 incl. one drink. TUES: TOUCH
TUESDAYS
: DJ Will Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store"
to Sapphire, hosted by Hector Cruz of House Nations; 10, $1 contrib.


 



SHINE



285 W. B’way
(Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. WEDS: GIANT STEP: This week:
Everything But The Girl’s Ben Watt w/Jay Hannan; 10, $15, $10 adv. MON:
GIANT STEP: Ron Trent w/guests span five hours; 10-3 a.m.; $10, $7
adv.


 



SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb Ave. (Clermont
Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT IN BROOKLYN:
Ft. Greene comes alive with house music & live performances by guest musicians
incl. Zilo Groove, Meschelle N’Degue & D’Angelo; 8.


 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (St.
Marks Pl.), 212-979-8965
. MON: HEY LOVE: Dancehall,
hiphop, soul, Afrobeat & garage is what you’ll hear at Higher Ground’s
weekly party; 8, free. TUES: DEEP SEA: Lola & E-Man do that
house Voodoo they do so well; 10, free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. WEDS: MOTHERFUCKER:
Traveling party attempts to recapture NYC circa 1979-1984 w/burning 60s garage
& soul, classic punk, stilettos, glam & plenty of lip gloss to go around;
thrown by some of those that know best: Michael T., Justine D., Sjohnny T.,
Georgie Seville, Misstress Formika, Alec the Kid & DJ Bad Vibes. Live performance
by The Mirror People at 11:30; $5 ‘til 12, $15 after. FRI: KITSCH-INN:
Abby Ehmann invites you to mingle & drink while DJ Michael T & Robbie
D keep you dancing. Tonight feat. performance by Zia at 8; $5. TUES: LATINO
CAFE
: Latin rhythms & down tempo grooves w/resident DJ Oscar Poche.
Tonight, dot, dot, dot records’ party w/DJs Danny Buddha Morales, Rob James,
John Creamer & more; 10, free.



 



TWILO



530 W. 27th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com 21
& over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. FRI: MADD PROPS:
Featured DJs: Sasha & Digweed–just like the movie Groove; 11,
$20-$25. SAT: RESPECT IS BURNING: Junior Vasquez, who doesn’t
go on until 3 a.m. at the earliest, stretching his night well into Sunday morning…it’s
the return of the 6 a.m.-noon party session with guests such as David Knapp
& Manny Lehman, but this week it’s Quivver & Cass; 11, $20-$25.


 



219 FLAMINGO



219 2nd Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. WEDS: PLATINUM: DJ
Daryl Raymond spins hiphip for those who prefer those of the same sex; 10:30,
$5. FRI: CLIT CLUB: Long-running night for da ladies; 10, $3,
$9 after 11. SAT: FLAMING: Gayrage house, funk, hiphop & happy
stuff that it’ll get ya on the dance floor; $5.



VINYL



6 Hubert St. (54th
St.), 212-974-2003
. FRI: DANCE RITUAL PARTIES: Little
Louie Vega & Dance Ritual pres. "Paradies Garage" w/performances
by Loletta Holloway & Lace at 2:30 a.m., w/sets of classics & house
music; 9-3 a.m., $18.



VOID



16 Mercer St. (Howard
St.), 212-941-6492
. WEDS: MOSAIC: DJs Swingsett, Dr. Decent
& Olive; 10:30, free. FRI: IN VITRO: Pablo Sanchez (Satellite)
& his minimal house records. SAT: SATIATE: DJs Kayo &
Hitoshi tag team w/guests; 10:30, free.



WORLD NIGHTCLUB



1501 B’way (43rd
St.), 212-252-3242
. SAT: WORLD SATURDAYS: Two floors of
music feat. house music on the main floor w/DJs Denny Tsettos & Jared Scream;
DJ Ted Dillinger spins hiphop & r&b in the V.I.P. room; 10, $20-$25.



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you to dress
for success because you know she will!; 8, free.



YABBY



265 Bedford Ave. (N.
1st St
.), Williamsburg, 718-384-1664
. SUN: SILKY:
DJ K.L. Diablo spins soul, big beat & acid jazz; 10, free.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.



 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th St.),
212-780-0202
. WEDS: ALL THAT JAZZ: Monika Brand takes
break from the Sala & does her siren thing; 9-12 a.m., free.


 



ALYCHYMY



12 Ave. A (betw. Houston
& 1st Sts.), 212-477-9050
. THURS: THUMP: DJ Eleven
spins hiphop, r&b & reggae; 10, free. SAT: SEXY SATURDAYS:
DJ Eleven & cohort "The Sorcerer" (does he dress up like a wizard?)
spin hiphop & reggae; 10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
BLACK SHEEP
: E-man, Lorie (Bang the Party) & Lola host yet another night
of exotic music, but mainly r&b, classics & hiphop–DJ Will Taylor
rebroadcasts Sat. on 91.9 FM, 917-449-5253 for info; 9-2 a.m. THURS: ETHER:
DJs Keinyo, Malik & Fflood spin jungle, ambient & electro blipperings;
10. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal
Deadly Dragon Soundsystem spins old-school hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall;
10. SAT: INSTINCTIVE PATH: DJ Rob Flow & Clay Nice spin 80s
& 90s hiphop, reggae & soul; 10. SUN: XALAM: Senegalese
& African music by DJ Dakar; 10, free. TUES: HOT CALLALOO:
Weekly hiphop & dub party feat. DJs Niko & Kest plus guests; 10.


 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall Change keeps loungy atmosphere social w/underground hiphop, deep house
& groovy break; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: WFMU’s
DJ $mall Change spins jazz & blues for swanky uptown crowd from 8-2, free.


 



BAR CODE



1540 B’way (46th
St.), 212-869-9397
. Open 24 hours/day seven days a week. THURS:
GET YOUR GAME ON
: DJ Etienne Deyans spins in between Pac-Man–open
bar until 11; 10; free.


 



BAR 169



169 E. B’way
(betw. Jefferson & Rutgers Sts.), 212-473-8866
. THURS:
LOCA’S LOUNGE
: DJ Houdini spins tribal music & DJ Heckel
serves up hiphop, classics & salsa for an eclectic crowd; 9; $5-$10.


 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP: DJ Wake
’n’ Bake spins punk, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly
game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo." Tonight’s
theme: Messy Sex–learning how to get the most out of your feast w/Dr. Ducky;
10, $3. THURS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE: That Guy Tom
explores the sonic universe between pre-punk & punk proper, spinning Iggy,
MC5, the NY Dolls, Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE:
Dr. Ringding & Slim Chance play anything from "guitar & sax
grind" to punk, soul & metal while the hipsters attempt to shake it;
10, free. SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James Spooner with "beats from
the brotherland" incl. 70s soul, funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN:
TIMEBOMB
: DJ Solana & her friends spin punk, rock ’n’
roll & Blondie–so start the week right–praise the Lord then throw
a few back & then a couple more; 10, free. MON: ASS OUT MONDAY:
DJ BIG DJ spins dirty blues music, honky tonk & twisted rockabilly; 10.
free. TUES: SHINDIG: DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go dancing
Pontani Sisters demonstrate the watusi, frug & swim; 10.


 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th St. (betw.
2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks ‘til 9.
WEDS:
AM/FM: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D. behind the
wheel; 10, free. THURS: FAT THURSDAY: New Orleans r&b,
Mardi Gras style, w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE:
WBAI’s DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican
r&b; 10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek spins it all;
10, free. TUES: TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor gives
the truckers in the house the country they’ve been looking for. Bring your
CB radio, favorite Wrangler shirt & shake that thang; 10, free.



BLACK STAR BAR



92 2nd Ave. (betw.
5th & 6th Sts.), 212-254-4747
. FRI: CHAISE
LOUNGE
: Bruce Tantum spins loungy to tech house; 10, free. SAT:
BLACK STAR LOUNGE: Lemuel spins disco to Massive Attack; 10, free. SUN:
RADIO FREEDOM
: DJ Swick spins world funk, punk & Latin; 9, free. MON:
GETTIN’ LUCKY: DJ Jolene spins deep house & soul; 10, free.
TUES: EASY STAR REGGAE TUESDAYS: King Crown International spins
roots, dub & dancehall, all w/a conscious/positive angle. Bo! Jamaican eats
are available; 8, free.



 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: AW SHIT: DJ Vacation spins vintage reggae, hiphop &
break beats; 10, free. SUN: RETURN OF SHARKBITE: And Dashboard
spinning more of the usual; 8, free. MON: POWERLOUNGE!: DJ
Shakey spins just about everything from rock to jazz, order take-out straight
to the bar; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJs Jes
Grew & Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues; 9, free.



 



CAVIARTERIA



Soho Grand Hotel,
310 W. B’way (betw. Grand & Canal Sts.), 212-925-5515, www.caviarteria.com
SUN:
IBIZA UNDERGROUND: Party w/house & underground music
spun by Christopher Graham & Marc Solomon; 10.



 



CHAELRA



330 W. 38th St. (betw.
8th & 9th Aves.), 212-244-7101
. FRI: AFTER SCHOOL:
DJ Big "Running Man" Ben spins hiphop every Friday plus fashion shows
& spontaneous entertainment abound; 212-946-1972, ext.1 for more info; 11,
$10-$15.


 



CHAOS



225 E. Houston St.
(Essex St.), 212-252-3242
. FRI: CHAOS FRIDAYS: Main floor
w/DJ Repete & his house favorites; downstairs it’s DJ Exacta w/hiphop,
r&b & reggae on the decks; 10, $15-$20.


 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans or athletic
gear, ever. FRI: GBH: DJ Tuesdae (in a string bikini) & Seth
spin new wave & rock ’n’ roll for the hotties lookin’ to
shake it, while Baby Hec Romero, Anthony Maccaroni & The Slammin’ Boys
from the UK heep house pumpin’ on the downstairs decks, 212-539-3916 for
guestlist info; 10, $20. SAT: CHEETAH SATURDAYS: Rob Rydell spins
house while DJ Arson burns hiphop, r&b & reggae in the red room–open
bar 10-11; 10, $15-$20. SUN: MARDI GRAS: Studio 54’s Nicky
Siano & DJ Merritt spin for ongoing party; 9:30, $10, free before 11.


 



CHICAGO BLUES



73 8th Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-924-9755
. SUN: SWINGIN’ SUNDAYS:
Lo-Fi Lee hosts w/dance lessons from 8-9 & live music from 9-1. This week:
Flipped Fedoras; $10.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Parties for big, beautiful women & men & their admirers. This week:
Win a month of free admission contest; 9-3:30, $20, incl. 2 drinks.


 



CLUB 101



101 7th Ave. S. (Grove
St.), 212-687-1045
. See also "Rock ’n’ roll."
TUES: OPEN MIKE: The Limelight hosts evening of singing &
spontaneity w/"The Sharon Show" & performance by Winelights; 6:30.



 


COUP



506 E. 6th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-979-2815
. THURS: BUTTERFLY: Queer
neighborhood bash feat. good music, garden & lounge w/DJ Darryl plus guests;
10, free.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party w/dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs & Carolyn
& Glenn downstairs; 3-11 p.m., $12-$15.


 



ELBOW ROOM



144 Bleecker St. (betw.
Thompson St. & LaGuardia Pl.), 212-979-8434
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." FRI: FUSHION MASTER: Zilo Groove plays
two live sets w/DJs spinning funk, trip hop, Latin & acid jazz; 11-2 a.m.,
$20, free before midnight.


 



ETOILE



109 E. 56th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-802-4506
. WEDS: THANKSGIVING
EVE
: Flavien’s party to honor thy bird, feat. hiphop, funk & classics
by Stormin’ Norman upstairs & Yuvel’s on the decks downstairs
w/garage & house–open bar 10-11; 10.


 



FLOAT



240 W. 52nd St. (betw.
B’way & 8th Ave.), 212-581-0055
. FRI: THE BEGINNING
& THE END
: Three floors of hiphop, r&b & disco, respectively,
plus weekly drink specials for those both "downtown & trendy";
10.


 



FRANK’S LOUNGE



660 Fulton St. (S.
Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
WEDS:
MOVEMENT:
Bi-weekly live music & DJ event feat. Brazilian drum ’n’ bass
fusion group Si*Se; 9, free. FRI: BANG THE PARTY: Three years
& still running, E-man spins the deepest house plus guest DJs; this week,
Dance Promise’s Kervyn Mark; 11, $5.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303
. Open daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m.,
no cover. WEDS: SESSIONS: Lounge/house music w/’Til Noon
Productions, DJ Que, Bill Patrick & Philly’s Tom Amoroso; $5. FRI:
DAMN IT I NEED A DRINK
: Dirty Dave Swingsett spins drum ’n’ bass;
9. SAT: GOLDEN BOYS: Digital lounge w/Thomas, Eric & Holmar;
10, $5. SUN: TIP BUCKET: Industry gets dirty when the people who
keep NYC in food & drinks take a night off. Videos, DJs, dancing & games;
9. MON: POGO: DJ John Selway, Miss Kittin & others host evening
of new wave, electronica & pop w/movie screenings; 9, $5. TUES:
THINK DIFFERENTLY
: Zoya, Alina & Shari spin r&b, classics &
hiphop, 212-353-7739 for info; 11. $10-$20.



 



GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: VIBES ALIVE: Two
Japanese promoters bring all things funky to this weekly hump-day party feat.
weekly guests; this week, Wayne Pate from Soul Rebel; 10, free. THURS:
UBIQUITY: New party for electric-deep, underground, soulful house &
loungecore; 10, free. FRI: SLIPPERY: DJ Greg Poole spins anything
from Abba to Outkast to Basement Jaxx & everything in between; 8. SAT:
FUNKY SENSATION: Qool Marv & guests spin sexy soul downstairs w/DJ
Darren & hiphop, house & garage upstairs; 8. TUES: CAMOUFLAGE
2000
: Bruna & Beau treat you to an evening of drum ’n’ bass,
jungle & house, 212-252-2199 for info; 10, free.


 



HUSH



17 W. 19th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-252-3244
. FRI: LATIN FRIDAYS:
DJ Richie blends mix of Latin vibes w/house & classics while DJ Fish spins
hiphop, r&b & reggae in the redroom; 10, $10-$20.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs Holmar, Pete Sung & Steven Steel spin
deep house; 9:30, $5. THURS: FIZZ: DJ Troia & cool house;
10, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: DJ Marc B gets busy w/funk, dance
& house music; 9:30, $5, free before 11. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN:
DJ Ismael spackles your groove cracks; $5. SUN: OTODAMA: DJ Toshi
w/triphop mixes; $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three different house
DJs inject the signifier w/signification–UK, U.S. & Canada; 9, $3.
TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house w/DJ Gaby
Dershin; $3.





IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: UNITY: DJ Thomas D offers
loungecore & house; 9:30, $5. THURS: SCIUBBA DIVING: Singer
Sabina Sciubba & guests; $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Funk
& soul w/Topaz & D’Flo; 9, $6. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN:
Live funk & Latin bands incl. Mouth Almighties & D’Vash; 9, $6.
SUN: EMANCIPATED GROOVES: Guests every week incl. Dave Fiuczynski;
11, $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: House music from around the western
world; 9, $3. TUES: FLUID: Same as upstairs party; $3.



 



LAVA LOUNGE



28 W. 20th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7867
. SAT: LAVA SATURDAYS:
DJ Frank Delour spins house upstairs & DJ Casper takes over the downstairs
lounge w/classics, soul & r&b; 10, $15-$20.



 


LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. SAT: TRICK:
DJ Miss Guy of the Toilet Boys spins rock, soul & punk plus Go-Go dancers;
11, $7.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-807-7780
. WEDS: Jeff Mills, Joey Beltram &
Keoki. FRI: CJ Macintosh is featured tonight. SAT: MAIN INGREDIENT:
Blue Davis hosts while resident DJs play hiphop, classics & reggae for this
weekly dance party crew, e-mail pbny2k@aol.com for guestlist. Tonight, Muzik
Magazine joins the "Gatecrasher" party w/Sandra Collins, Guy Ornadel
& Alan Sax; 10, $15-$20.



 


LUDLOW BAR



165 Ludlow St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-353-0536
. Free weekdays.
Free weekends, $3 after 11. WEDS: DJ Rick of D-Generation brings
you hiphop, house & classic rock; 9. THURS: DJ John Stanler w/hiphop
& rock plus the lovely Nicole; 9. FRI: DJ Jared brings on
the rap & reggae; 10. SAT: John spins rare rap & soul
for a slammin’ Friday night par-tay; 10. SUN: TOGETHER: DJs
Greg Poole & Pam spin for the regulars; 9. MON: LOW PROFILE:
Four years & still running! DJ Qool Marv spins house for the in-crowd; 9.
TUES: THE PAM & JAZZY SHOW: Pam calls the shots while Jazzy
gets out the hiphop, reggae & merengue; 9.



 


THE LURE



409 W. 13th St. (betw.
9th & 10th Aves.), 212-741-3919
. WEDS: PORK: Live
all-male spanking show, "courtesy" of spankmehard.com celebrates their
sixth birthday–sounds like wholesome fun for the other white meat to us!;
10, $20, $15 adv.


 



MOTOR CITY BAR



127 Ludlow St. (betw.
Rivington & Delancey Sts.), 212-358-1595
. SUN: MOTOR CITY’S
BURRRNIN’
: And Detroit rockers like the MC5 & the Stooges light
the match; 10, free.


 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled
out spot that’s more conducive to quality time than "being seen"
by the movers & shakers, drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2
a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old school Cuban favorites w/live performances; 9,
$10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure Salsa, www.cubansoul.com
for info; 9, $7-$10. MON: THERAPY: Rotating DJs plus live comedy
show, 888-521-0168 for info; 6, $10.


 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&M cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party w/rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 



NOWBAR



22 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S
TRANNIE CHASER
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s party for transsexuals,
cross-dressers & their admirers attracts a well-heeled, sophisticated crowd
of the curious, the practiced & the merely voyeuristic. Guest DJs spin a
mix of house, disco, campy show tunes & anything else that would make a
drag queen squeal. Drag shows each week feat. creme-de-la-creme of Glorya’s
superstar friends incl. Siren LaVerne Cox & Paulina of LIPS; 9, $15-$20.
FRI: GIL T. PLEASURE’S FETISH PLANET: Fetish party feat.
live performances, extreme fashions, guest DJs, themes every week & $100
prize for best dressed in theme attire (1:30 a.m.); 10, $15-$20. SAT: GLORYA
WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s
party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. Tina Sparkles; 10, $20, $15
for women & dressed trannies.


 



NV



289 Spring St. (Hudson
St.), 212-929-NVNV
. THURS: NVIOUS: DJ Arson spins mix
of hiphop & reggae downstairs, while DJ Denny Tsettos turns out house music
on main floor; 10, $15-$20.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.org
THURS:
FUZION:
Tourists & trendies come here for night of Latin mixes; 10. FRI:
INTIMATE FRIDAYS: Ted the Dillinger spins hiphop, r&b, funk &
classics downstairs while Steven Zor kicks techno & house upstairs for all
the pill heads, 212-802-4506 for info; 10. SAT: NO LIMIT: Hi-energy
house & techno by Jared Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion spins
funk, soul & hiphop downstairs; 10.


 



PARLAY LOUNGE



206 Ave. A (E. 13th
St.), 212-228-6231
. THURS: MINGLE & VIBE: Classics,
80s & hiphop is spun. SAT: SATURDAY NIGHTS: DJ Reep is large
& incharge tonight. TUES: HONEY COMB HIDEOUT: Feat. sounds
by Galeano; 10.


 



PLANT BAR



217 E. 3rd St. (betw.
Aves. B & C), 212-375-9066
. WEDS: FUNBOX: Residents
Ulysses & Markus Miller & weekly guests; this week: Throb Records’
Prozac; 10.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. WEDS:
DAMAGED: New party all about goth, new wave, punk & industrial w/DJ
Dandy Sex (but remember what Malle said–damaged people truly are dangerous);
11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED: The Who, The Kinks & Sam &
Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!: Professor Jeff & Tibby
X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SUN: THE OTHER SIDE:
DJ Jarek & Skellington w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY
MANNERS MONDAYS
: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay &
Upsetter FC spin reggae & all of its offshoots or antecedents–ska,
rocksteady, roots rockers & dub; 9. TUES: SINEMA 2000: Nick
Zedd’s videos & DJ Dandy’s sounds; 10, free.



 



REBAR



127 8th Ave. (16th
St.), 212-627-1680
. MON: LOCKER ROOM: The bitch
is back! Er…um…we mean the butch is back! DJs Carter & Relentless
spin dance music for go-go boys & men who love men; 9, $5. FRI: THE
REBIRTH
: DJ Arson spins hiphop, house, r&b & reggae plus gives guest
up & comers a shot. For drink specials or guest list call 212-252-CLUB;
10, $5-$15.


 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: DEEP SESSIONS: Baby Hec Romero &
crew (incl. Alan Sanctuary) spin soulful, deep house; 7, $5, no cover for ladies.
THURS: STRAIGHT UP: DJ E-Man spins hiphop, house, classics
& soul while downing multiple rounds of scotch & soda; 10, $3. FRI:
VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk
& classics; 10, $5. SAT: INFINITY: DJ Seth K spins
house, classics, old school, hiphop & Latin; $5. SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY:
DJ Chappy starts the week right half-price drinks to get to dancing!; 10, $1
contrib. MON: SLEAZE FACTOR: After-hours music at happy
hour time. Deep house, breaks, tech-house & all manner of beat-based dance
music w/residents Adam Goldstone, Peter Anthony, DJ Brian, Ashley Warren, Rick
Salzer, Darek Marin spin; 7, $5 incl. one drink. TUES: TOUCH TUESDAYS:
DJ Will Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" to Sapphire, hosted
by Hector Cruz of House Nations; 10, $1 contrib.


 



SHINE



285 W. B’way
(Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. WEDS: GIANT STEP: This week:
Everything But The Girl’s Ben Watt w/Jay Hannan; 10, $15, $10 adv. MON:
GIANT STEP: Ron Trent w/guests span five hours; 10-3 a.m.; $10, $7
adv.


 



SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb Ave. (Clermont
Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT IN BROOKLYN:
Ft. Greene comes alive w/house music & live performances by guest musicians
incl. Zilo Groove, Meschelle N’Degue & D’Angelo; 8.


 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (St.
Marks Pl.), 212-979-8965
. MON: HEY LOVE: Dancehall,
hiphop, soul, Afrobeat & garage is what you’ll hear at Higher Ground’s
weekly party; 8, free. TUES: DEEP SEA: Lola & E-Man do that
house Voodoo they do so well; 10, free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. WEDS: MOTHERFUCKER:
Traveling party attempts to recapture NYC circa 1979-1984 w/burning 60s garage
& soul, classic punk, stilettos, glam & plenty of lip gloss to go around;
thrown by some of those that know best: Michael T., Justine D., Johnny T., Georgie
Seville, Misstress Formika, Alec the Kid & DJ Bad Vibes. Live performance
by The Mirror People at 11:30; $5 ‘til 12, $15 after. FRI: KITSCH-INN:
Abby Ehmann invites you to mingle & drink while DJ Michael T & Robbie
D keep you dancing; 10, $5. TUES: LATINO CAFE: Latin rhythms &
down tempo grooves w/resident DJ Oscar Poche. Tonight, dot, dot, dot records’
party w/DJs Danny Buddha Morales, Rob James, John Creamer & more; 10, free.



 



TWILO



530 W. 27th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com 21
& over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. WEDS: Thanksgiving party
w/Manny Lehman & Junoir Vasquez; 11, $25. FRI: MADD PROPS:
Featured DJs: Sasha & Digweed–just like the movie Groove; 11,
$20-$25. SAT: RESPECT IS BURNING: Junior Vasquez, who doesn’t
go on until 3 a.m. at the earliest, stretching his night well into Sunday morning…it’s
the return of the 6 a.m.-noon party session w/guests such as David Knapp &
Manny Lehman, but this week it’s Quivver & Cass; 11, $20-$25.


 



219 FLAMINGO



219 2nd Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-533-2860
. WEDS: PLATINUM: DJ
Daryl Raymond spins hiphop for those who prefer those of the same sex; 10:30,
$5. FRI: CLIT CLUB: Long-running night for da ladies; 10, $3,
$9 after 11. SAT: FLAMING: Garage house, funk, hiphop & happy
stuff that it’ll get ya on the dance floor; $5.



 



VERUKA



525 Broome St. (betw.
Thompson St. & 6th Ave.), 625-1717.
WEDS: GIVING THANKS:
Two floors of hiphop, classics & r&b, free adm. by calling: 212.946.1335
or e-mail: flavien@yahoo.com; 10, free.



VINYL



6 Hubert St. (54th
St.), 212-974-2003
. FRI: DANCE RITUAL PARTIES: Little
Louie Vega & Dance Ritual pres. "Paradies Garage" w/performances
by Loletta Holloway & Lace at 2:30 a.m., w/sets of classics & house
music; 9-3 a.m., $18.



VOID



16 Mercer St. (Howard
St.), 212-941-6492
. WEDS: MOSAIC: DJs Swingsett, Dr. Decent
& Olive; 10:30, free. FRI: IN VITRO: Pablo Sanchez (Satellite)
& his minimal house records. SAT: SATIATE: DJs Kayo &
Hitoshi tag team w/guests; 10:30, free.



WORLD NIGHTCLUB



1501 B’way (43rd
St.), 212-252-3242
. SAT: WORLD SATURDAYS: Two floors of
music feat. house music on the main floor w/DJs Denny Tsettos & Jared Scream;
DJ Ted Dillinger spins hiphop & r&b in the V.I.P. room; 10, $20-$25.



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you to dress
for success because you know she will!; 8, free.



YABBY



265 Bedford Ave. (N.
1st St
.), Williamsburg, 718-384-1664
. SUN: SILKY:
DJ K.L. Diablo spins soul, big beat & acid jazz; 10, free.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.


 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th St.),
212-780-0202
. WEDS: ALL THAT JAZZ: Monika Brand takes
break from the Sala & does her siren thing; 9, free.


 



ALYCHYMY



12 Ave. A (betw. Houston
& 1st Sts.), 212-477-9050
. THURS: THUMP: DJ Eleven
spins hiphop, r&b & reggae; 10, free. SAT: SEXY SATURDAYS:
DJ Eleven & cohort "The Sorcerer" (does he dress up like a wizard?)
spin hiphop & reggae; 10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
BLACK SHEEP
: E-man (Bang the Party) hosts yet another night of exotic music,
but mainly r&b, classics & hiphop w/Lorie & Lola–DJ Will Taylor
rebroadcasts Sat. on 91.9 FM, 917-449-5253 for info; 9-2 a.m. THURS: ETHER:
DJs Keinyo, Malik & Fflood spin jungle, ambient & electro blipperings;
10. FRI: COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal
Deadly Dragon Soundsystem spins old-school hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall;
10. SAT: INSTINCTIVE PATH: DJ Rob Flow & Clay Nice spin 80s
& 90s hiphop, reggae & soul; 10. SUN: XALAM: Senegalese
& African music by DJ Dakar; 10, free. TUES: HOT CALLALOO:
Weekly hiphop & dub party feat. DJs Niko & Kest plus guests; 10.


 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall Change keeps loungy atmosphere social w/underground hiphop, deep house
& groovy break; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: WFMU’s
DJ $mall Change spins jazz & blues for swanky uptown crowd from 8-2, free.


 



BAR CODE



1540 B’way (46th
St.), 212-869-9397
. Open 24 hours/day seven days a week. THURS:
GET YOUR GAME ON
: DJ Etienne Deyans spins in between Pac-Man–open
bar until 11; 10; free.


 



BAR 169



169 E. B’way
(betw. Jefferson & Rutgers Sts.), 212-473-8866
. THURS:
LOCA’S LOUNGE
: DJ Houdini spins tribal music & DJ Heckel
serves up hiphop, classics & salsa for an eclectic crowd; 9; $5-$10.


 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP: DJ Wake
’n’ Bake spins punk, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly
game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo." Tonight’s
theme: Foot Fetish; 10, $3. THURS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE:
That Guy Tom explores the sonic universe between pre-punk & punk proper,
spinning Iggy, MC5, the NY Dolls, Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI:
SQUARESVILLE: Dr. Ringding & Slim Chance play anything
from "guitar & sax grind" to punk, soul & metal while the
hipsters attempt to shake it; 10, free. SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James
Spooner with "beats from the brotherland" incl. 70s soul, funk &
early hiphop; 10, free. SUN: TIMEBOMB: DJ Solana &
her friends spin punk, rock ’n’ roll & Blondie–so start the
week right–praise the Lord then throw a few back & then a couple more;
10, free. MON: ASS OUT MONDAY: DJ BIG DJ spins dirty blues music,
honky tonk & twisted rockabilly; 10. free. TUES: SHINDIG:
DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go dancing Pontani Sisters demonstrate the
watusi, frug & swim; 10.


 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th St. (betw.
2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks ‘til 9.
WEDS:
AM/FM: 60s & 70s big beat party w/Mike M.D. behind the
wheel; 10, free. THURS: FAT THURSDAY: New Orleans r&b,
Mardi Gras style, w/the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE:
WBAI’s DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican
r&b; 10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek spins it all;
10, free. TUES: TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor gives
the truckers in the house the country they’ve been looking for. Bring your
CB radio, favorite Wrangler shirt & shake that thang; 10, free.


 



BELMONT LOUNGE



117 E. 15th St. (betw.
Irving Pl. & Union Sq. E.), 212-533-0009
. TUES: WHAT THE
FUCK AIN’T…
: Opening for B-Boy Ricky Powell’s photo exhibit
incl. pictures of Cindy Crawford to Lawerence Fishburne; 10, free.


 



BLACK STAR BAR



92 2nd Ave. (betw.
5th & 6th Sts.), 212-254-4747
. FRI: CHAISE
LOUNGE
: Bruce Tantum spins loungy to tech house; 10, free. SAT:
BLACK STAR LOUNGE: Lemuel spins disco to Massive Attack; 10, free. SUN:
RADIO FREEDOM
: DJ Swick spins world funk, punk & Latin; 9, free. MON:
GETTIN’ LUCKY: DJ Jolene spins deep house & soul; 10, free.
TUES: EASY STAR REGGAE TUESDAYS: King Crown International spins
roots, dub & dancehall, all w/a conscious/positive angle. Bo! Jamaican eats
are available; 8, free.


 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: AW SHIT: DJ Vacation spins vintage reggae, hiphop &
break beats; 10, free. SUN: RETURN OF SHARKBITE: And Dashboard
spinning more of the usual; 8, free. MON: POWERLOUNGE!: DJ
Shakey spins just about everything from rock to jazz, order take-out straight
to the bar; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJs Jes
Grew & Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues; 9, free.


 



CAVIARTERIA



Soho Grand Hotel,
310 W. B’way (betw. Grand & Canal Sts.), 212-925-5515, www.caviarteria.com
See also "Rock ’n’ Roll." SUN: IBIZA UNDERGROUND:
Party w/house & underground music spun by Christopher Graham & Marc
Solomon; 10.



 



CHAELRA



330 W. 38th St. (betw.
8th & 9th Aves.), 212-244-7101
. FRI: AFTER SCHOOL:
DJ Big "Running Man" Ben spins hiphop every Friday plus fashion shows
& spontaneous entertainment abound; 212-946-1972, ext.1 for more info; 11,
$10-$15.


 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans or athletic
gear, ever. SAT: CHEETAH SATURDAYS: Rob Rydell spins house while
DJ Arson burns hiphop, r&b & reggae in the red room–open bar 10-11;
10, $15-$20. SUN: MARDI GRAS: Studio 54’s Nicky Siano &
DJ Merritt spin for ongoing party; 9:30, $10, free before 11.


 



CHICAGO BLUES



73 8th Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-924-9755
. SUN: SWINGIN’ SUNDAYS:
Lo-Fi Lee hosts w/dance lessons from 8-9 & live music from 9-1. This week:
Hi-Fi Honey’s Swing Band; $10.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Parties for big, beautiful women & men & their admirers. This week:
Win a month of free admission contest; 9-3:30 a.m., $20, incl. 2 drinks.


 



CLUB 101



101 7th Ave. S. (Grove
St.), 212-687-1045
. TUES: OPEN MIKE: The Limelight hosts
evening of singing & spontaneity; 6:30.



 


COUP



506 E. 6th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-979-2815
. THURS: BUTTERFLY: Queer
neighborhood bash feat. good music, garden & lounge w/DJ Darryl plus guests;
10, $3-$5.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party w/dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs & Carolyn
& Glenn downstairs; 3-11 p.m., $12-$15.


 



ELBOW ROOM



144 Bleecker St. (betw.
Thompson St. & LaGuardia Pl.), 212-979-8434
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." FRI: FUSHION MASTER: Zilo Groove plays
two live sets w/DJs spinning funk, triphop, Latin & acid jazz; 11-2 a.m.,
$20, free before midnight.


 



FLOAT



240 W. 52nd St. (betw.
B’way & 8th Ave.), 212-581-0055
. FRI: BEGINNING &
END
: Three floors of hiphop, r&b & disco, respectively, plus
weekly drink specials for those both "downtown & trendy"; 10.


 



FRANK’S LOUNGE



660 Fulton St. (S.
Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322, www.bangtheparty.com
FRI:
BANG
THE PARTY
: Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest house–guest
Djs weekly–this week, Ricky Rivera from Waacko Records; 11, $5.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303
. Open daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m.,
no cover. WEDS: D’ART 6: Visuals, music & performance
talents by more than 20 people for night of "Synesthesia"; 9-4 a.m.
FRI: DAMN IT I NEED A DRINK: Dirty Dave Swingsett spins drum ’n’
bass; 9. SAT: GOLDEN BOYS: Digital lounge w/Thomas, Eric &
Holmar; 10. SUN: TIP BUCKET: Industry gets dirty when the people
who keep NYC in food & drinks take a night off. Videos, DJs, dancing &
games; 9. MON: POGO: DJ John Selway & Miss Kittin host evening
of new wave, electronica & pop; 9, $5. TUES: THINK DIFFERENTLY:
Zoya, Alina & Shari spin r&b, classics & hiphop; 11. $10-$20.


 



GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: VIBES ALIVE: Two
Japanese promoters bring all things funky to this weekly hump-day party feat.
weekly guests; this week, DJ Stylus; 10, free. THURS: UBIQUITY:
New party for electric-deep, underground, soulful house & loungecore; 10,
free. FRI: SLIPPERY: DJ Greg Poole spins anything from Abba to
Outkast to Basement Jaxx & everything in between; 8. SAT: FUNKY
SENSATION
: Qool Marv & guests spin sexy soul downstairs w/DJ Darren
& hiphop, house & garage upstairs; 8. TUES: CAMOUFLAGE 2000:
Bruna & Beau treat you to an evening of drum ’n’ bass, jungle
& house, 212-252-2199 for info; 10, free.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs Holmar, Pete Sunt & Steven Steel spin
deep house; 9:30, $5. THURS: FIZZ: DJ Troia & cool house;
10, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: DJ Marc B gets busy w/funk, dance
& house music; 9:30, $5, free before 11. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN:
DJ Ismael spackles your groove cracks; $4. SUN: OTODAMA: DJ Toshi
w/triphop mixes; $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three different house
DJs inject the signifier w/signification–UK, U.S. & Canada; 9, $3.
TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house w/DJ Gaby
Dershin; $3.




IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: UNITY: DJ Thomas D offers
loungecore & house; 9:30, $5. THURS: SCIUBBA DIVING: Singer
Sabina Sciubba & guests; $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: Funk
& soul w/Afromantra; 9, $6. SAT: GET THE FUNK IN: Live funk
& Latin bands incl. Funkmonk & Ensemble Unigua; 10, $6. SUN:
EMANCIPATED GROOVES: Guests every week; 11, $5. MON: FEVER
& SMOKE
: House music from around the western world; 9, $3. TUES:
FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. progressive mix w/DJ G-O-V; $3.


 



LAVA LOUNGE



28 W. 20th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7867
. SAT: HIGHER INTOXICATION:
DJ Nomad spins house upstairs & DJ J.C. takes over in the Velvet Lounge
w/classics & soul plus an open bar for first hour; 9, $15-$20, $5 w/invite
before 11.



 


LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. SAT: TRICK:
DJ Miss Guy of the Toilet Boys spins rock, soul & punk plus Go-Go dancers;
11. $7.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-807-7780
. SAT: MAIN INGREDIENT: Blue
Davis hosts while PF Cuttin’ & Denmark play hiphop, classics &
reggae for this weekly dance party crew; 10, $15-$20.



 


LUDLOW BAR



165 Ludlow St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-353-0536
. Free weekdays.
Free weekends, $3 after 11. WEDS: DJ Rick of D-Generation brings
you hiphop, house & classic rock; 9. THURS: DJ John Stanler w/hiphop
& rock plus the lovely Nicole; 9. FRI: DJ Jared brings on
the rap & reggae; 10. SAT: John spins rare rap & soul
for a slammin’ Friday night par-tay; 10. SUN: TOGETHER: DJs
Greg Poole & Pam spin for the regulars; 9. MON: LOW PROFILE:
Tonight, celebrate Low Profile’s four year anniversary party w/open bar
while DJ Qool Marv spins house for the in-crowd; 9. TUES: THE PAM
& JAZZY SHOW
: Pam calls the shots while Jazzy gets out the hiphop, reggae
& merengue; 9.



 


MOTOR CITY BAR



127 Ludlow St. (betw.
Rivington & Delancey Sts.), 212-358-1595
. SUN: MOTOR CITY’S
BURRRNIN’
: And Detroit rockers like the MC5 & the Stooges light
the match!; 10, free.


 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled
out spot that’s more conducive to quality time than "being seen"
by the movers & shakers, drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-2
a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old school Cuban favorites w/live performances; 9,
$10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira w/Pure Salsa, www.cubansoul.com
for info; 9, $7-$10. MON: THERAPY: Rotating DJs plus live comedy
show, 888-521-0168 for info; 6, $10.


 



NIAGARA



112 Ave. A (7th St.),
212-420-9517
. TUES: BODY ROCK: DJ Mike B & Lizzy of
the Young Turks pres. an evening dedicated to the art of pop music; 10, free.


 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&M cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party w/rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 



NOWBAR



22 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S
TRANNIE CHASER
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s party for transsexuals,
cross-dressers & their admirers attracts a well-heeled, sophisticated crowd
of the curious, the practiced & the merely voyeuristic. Guest DJs spin a
mix of house, disco, campy show tunes & anything else that would make a
drag queen squeal. Drag shows each week feat. creme-de-la-creme of Glorya’s
superstar friends incl. Siren LaVerne Cox & Paulina of LIPS; 9, $15-$20.
FRI: GIL T. PLEASURE’S FETISH PLANET: Fetish party feat.
live performances, extreme fashions, guest DJs, themes every week & $100
prize for best dressed in theme attire (1:30 a.m.); 10, $15-$20. SAT: GLORYA
WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s
party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. Tina Sparkles; 10, $20, $15
for women & dressed trannies.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.org
FRI:
INTIMATE
FRIDAYS
: Ted the Dillinger spins hiphop, r&b, funk & classics downstairs
while Steven Zor kicks techno & house upstairs for all the pill heads, 212-802-4506
for info; 10. SAT: NO LIMIT: Hi-energy house & techno by Jared
Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion spins funk, soul & hiphop downstairs;
10.


 



PARLAY LOUNGE



206 Ave. A (E. 13th
St.), 212-228-6231
. THURS: MINGLE & VIBE: Classics,
80s & hiphop is spun. SAT: SATURDAY NIGHTS: DJ Reep is large
& incharge tonight. TUES: HONEY COMB HIDEOUT: Feat. sounds
by Galeano; 10.


 



PLANT BAR



217 E. 3rd St. (betw.
Aves. B & C), 212-375-9066
. WEDS: FUNBOX: Residents
Ulysses & Markus Miller & weekly guests; 10.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. WEDS:
DAMAGED: New party all about goth, new wave, punk & industrial w/DJ
Dandy Sex (but remember what Malle said–damaged people truly are dangerous);
11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED: The Who, The Kinks & Sam &
Dave; 9. FRI: VOO DOO A GO-GO!: Professor Jeff & Tibby
X’s sinful evening of pleasure; 11. SAT: CRAZY BALD HEAD:
Monthly ska/reggae/soul/mod party w/DJ Marvelous Hagler, Brown Hornet &
Jonny Metro; 10. SUN: THE OTHER SIDE: DJ Jarek & Skellington
w/goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY MANNERS MONDAYS:
DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay & Upsetter FC spin reggae
& all of its offshoots or antecedents–ska, rocksteady, roots rockers
& dub; 9. TUES: SINEMA 2000: Nick Zedd’s videos &
DJ Dandy’s sounds; 10, free.


 



REBAR



127 8th Ave. (16th
St.), 212-627-1680
. MON: LOCKER ROOM: The bitch
is back! Er…um…we mean the butch is back! DJs Carter & Relentless
spin dance music for go-go boys & men who love men; 9, $5. FRI: THE
REBIRTH
: DJ Arson spins hiphop, house, r&b & reggae plus gives guest
up & comers a shot. For drink specials or guest list call 212-252-CLUB;
10, $5-$15.


 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
; 10, free. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: Open turntable event w/sign-ups beginning at 9. This week:
Rich Bourque.


 



ROXY



515 W. 18th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-645-5156
. FRI: FRIDAY NIGHT PARTY:
Salsa, merengue, house, reggae & classics by DJ Ted "Smooth" &
crew; 10, free.


 



SACI



135 W. 41st St. (betw.
6th Ave. & B’way), 212-278-0988
. SUN: PARFUM DE NUIT:
Hiphop, classics, r&b, funk & you, plus free Finlandia vodka (at some
point); 10, $10.


 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: DEEP SESSIONS: Baby Hec Romero &
crew (incl. Alan Sanctuary) spin soulful, deep house; 7, $5, ladies free. THURS:
STRAIGHT UP: DJ E-Man spins hiphop, house, classics &
soul while downing multiple rounds of scotch & soda; 10, $3. FRI: VARIETY:
DJ Jazzy Nice pumps the crowd w/house, reggae, funk & classics; 10,
$5. SAT: INFINITY: DJ Seth K spins house, classics, old
school, hiphop & Latin; $5. SUN: SOCIAL SUNDAY: DJ Chappy
starts the week right half-price drinks to get to dancing!; 10, $1 contrib.
MON: SLEAZE FACTOR: After-hours music at happy hour time.
Deep house, breaks, tech-house & all manner of beat-based dance music w/residents
Adam Goldstone, Peter Anthony, DJ Brian, Ashley Warren, Rick Salzer, Darek Marin
spin; 7, $5 incl. one drink. TUES: TOUCH TUESDAYS: DJ Will
Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy Store" to Sapphire, hosted by Hector
Cruz of House Nations; 10, $1 contrib.


 



SHINE



285 W. B’way
(Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. WEDS: GIANT STEP: This week:
Everything But The Girl’s Ben Watt w/Jay Hannan; 10, $15, $10 adv. MON:
GIANT STEP: Ron Trent & guest Marques Wyatt (Om Records), 10-3
a.m.; $12, $10 adv.


 



XVI



16 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-260-1549
. WEDS: LATIN TRIBE &
CLUB SOWETO
: by Baraka & Soweto’s world music night feat. DJs "Bay
of Pigs" Pete Revero, Astralwerk’s Beat Pharmacy & live performances
at midnight; 8, $7 after 10.


 



SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb Ave. (Clermont
Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT IN BROOKLYN:
Ft. Greene comes alive w/house music & live performances by guest musicians
incl. Zilo Groove, Meschelle N’Degue & D’Angelo; 8.


 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (St.
Marks Pl.), 212-979-8965
. TUES: DEEP SEA: Lola
& E-Man do that house Voodoo they do so well; 10, free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. FRI: KITSCH-INN:
Abby Ehmann invites you to mingle & drink while DJ Michael T & Robbie
D keep you dancing; 10, $5. TUES: LATINO CAFE: Latin rhythms &
down tempo grooves w/resident DJ Oscar Poche; 10, free.


 



TWILO



530 W. 27th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com 21
& over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. FRI: MADD PROPS:
Featured DJs: Parks & Wilson, DJ Remy; 11, $20-$25. SAT: RESPECT
IS BURNING
: Junior Vasquez, who doesn’t go on until 3 a.m. at
the earliest, stretching his night well into Sunday morning…it’s the
return of the 6 a.m.-noon party session w/guests such as David Knapp & Manny
Lehman, but this week it’s Danny Howells; 11, $20-$25.



VINYL



6 Hubert St. (54th
St.), 212-974-2003
. FRI: DANCE RITUAL PARTIES: Little
Louie Vega & Frankie Feliciano spin, Wunmi & Tanna Gardiner perform,
benefits East Harlem School at Exodus House; 9-3 a.m., $10 min. contrib.



VOID



16 Mercer St. (Howard
St.), 212-941-6492
. WEDS: MOSAIC: DJs Swingsett, Dr. Decent
& Olive; 10:30, free. THURS: AKSUM: Bi-monthly party for EJ
& Oreck’s deep house & Afro-beat journey. FRI: MONDO
BOSSA
: DJ Ray Velasquez spins deep, jazzy electronic grooves for bi-monthly
party. SAT: SATIATE: DJs Kayo & Hitoshi tag team w/guests;
10:30, free.



THE WAREHOUSE



141 E. 140th St. (betw.
Grand Concourse & Walton Ave.), 718-992-5974
. SAT: Come to
the Bronx for dance music DJ André Collins’ CD release party feat.
performance by DJ Kim Lightfoot; 11, $15.



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you to dress
for success because you know she will!; 8, free.



YABBY



265 Bedford Ave. (N.
1st St
.), Williamsburg, 718-384-1664
. FRI: Electro-land
residents Rabbit & Kabar spin vinyl for Disk-O celebration. SUN:
SILKY
: DJ K.L. Diablo spins soul, big beat & acid jazz.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.



 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th St.),
212-780-0202
. WEDS: ALL THAT JAZZ: Monika Brand takes
break from the Sala & does her siren thing; 9, free. FRI: URBAN
ROOTS
: Soulful grooves spun by Mario Roberto & DJ Loka; 10.



 



ALYCHYMY



12 Ave. A (betw. Houston
& 1st Sts.), 212-477-9050
. THURS: THUMP: DJ Eleven
spins hiphop, r&b & reggae; 10, free. SAT: SEXY SATURDAYS:
DJ Eleven & cohort "The Sorcerer" (does he dress up like a wizard?)
spin hiphop & reggae; 10.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
BLACK SHEEP
: E-man (Bang the Party) hosts yet another night of exotic music,
but mainly r&b, classics & hiphop w/DJ Will Taylor rebroadcast Sat.
on 91.9 FM, 917-449-5253 for info; 9-2 a.m. THURS: ETHER: DJs
Ranka & Fflood spin dub, ambient & electro blipperings; 10. FRI:
COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal Deadly
Dragon Soundsystem spins old-school hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall; 10.
SAT: INSTINCTIVE PATH: DJ Rob Flow & Clay Nice spin 80s &
90s hiphop, reggae & soul; 10. SUN: XALAM: Senegalese
& African music by DJ Dakar; 10, free. TUES: HOT CALACOO:
Weekly hiphop & dub party feat. DJs Niko & Kest; 10.



 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall Change keeps loungy atmosphere social with underground hiphop, deep house
& groovy break; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: WFMU’s
DJ $mall Change spins jazz & blues for swanky uptown crowd from 8-2, free.


 



BAR CODE



1540 B’way (46th
St.), 212-869-9397
. Open 24 hours/day seven days a week. THURS:
GET YOUR GAME ON
: DJ Etienne Deyans spins in between Pac-Man with
open bar until 11; 10; free.


 



BAR 169



169 E. B’way
(betw. Jefferson & Rutgers Sts.), 212-473-8866
. THURS:
LOCA’S LOUNGE
: DJ Houdini spins tribal music & DJ Heckel
serves up hiphop, classics & salsa for an eclectic crowd; 9; $5-$10.


 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP: DJ Wake-n-Break
spins punk, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly game of something
called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo." Tonight’s theme: Bras; 10,
free. THURS: ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE: That Guy Tom explores
the sonic universe between pre-punk & punk proper, spinning Iggy, MC5, the
NY Dolls, Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE:
Dr. Ringding & Slim Chance play anything from "guitar & sax
grind" to punk, soul & metal while the hipsters attempt to shake it;
10, free. SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James Spooner with "beats from
the brotherland" incl. 70s soul, funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN:
TIMEBOMB
: DJ Solana & her friends spin punk, rock ’n’
roll & Blondie–so start the week right–praise the Lord then throw
a few back; 10, free. MON: ASS OUT MONDAY: DJ BIG DJ spins dirty
blues music, honky tonk & twisted rockabilly; 10. free. TUES: SHINDIG:
DJ Johnny Oh spins 60s as the go-go dancing Pontani Sisters demonstrate the
watusi, frug & swim; 10.


 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th
St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
. Half priced drinks ‘til
9. WEDS: AM/FM: 60s & 70s big beat party with Mike M.D. behind
the wheel; 10, free. THURS: FAT THURSDAY: New Orleans r&b,
Mardi Gras style, with the Professor; 10, free. FRI: MEDIUM RARE:
WBAI’s DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove, city soul & Jamaican
r&b; 10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY: Shecky Wrek spins it all;
10, free. TUES: TRUCK STOP TUESDAY: The Professor gives
the truckers in the house the country they’ve been looking for. Bring your
CB radio & favorite Wrangler shirt; 10, free.


 



BLACK STAR BAR



92 2nd Ave. (betw.
5th & 6th Sts.), 212-254-4747
. FRI: CHAISE
LOUNGE
: Bruce Tantum spins loungy to tech house; 10, free. SAT:
BLACK STAR LOUNGE: Lemuel spins disco to Massive Attack; 10, free. SUN:
RADIO FREEDOM
: DJ Swick spins world funk, punk & Latin; 9, free. MON:
GETTIN’ LUCKY: DJ Jolene spins deep house & soul; 10, free.
TUES: EASY STAR REGGAE TUESDAYS: King Crown International spins
roots, dub & dancehall, all with a conscious/positive angle. Bo! Jamaican
eats are available; 8, free.


 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: AW SHIT: DJ Vacation spins vintage reggae, hiphop &
break beats; 10, free. SUN: RETURN OF SHARKBITE: And Dashboard
spinning more of the usual; 8, free. MON: POWERLOUNGE!: DJ
Shakey spins just about everything from rock to jazz, order take-out straight
to the bar; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA TUESDAYS: DJs Jes
Grew & DJ Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues; 9, free.


 



CBGB’S 313 GALLERY



313 Bowery (Bleecker
St.), 212-226-8231
. TUES: ALTERNATIVE GROOVES OF SOUL:
Kid Lucky Productions brings you jazz, triphop, spoken word & drum &
bass plus an open mic jam session; 8, $5.


 



CENTRO-FLY



45 W. 21st St. (betw.
5 & 6th Aves.),
212-627-7770. THURS: SUBLIMINAL
SESSIONS
: Kevin Aviance hosts high profile party. Tonight: Laurent Garnier;
10.


 



CHAELRA



330 W. 38th St. (betw.
8th & 9th Aves.), 212-244-7101
. FRI: AFTER SCHOOL:
DJ Big "Running Man" Ben spins hiphop every Friday plus fashion shows
& spontaneous entertainment abound; 212-946-1972 ext. 1 for more info; 11,
$10-$15.


 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans or athletic
gear, ever. SAT: CHEETAH SATURDAYS: Rob Rydell spins house while
DJ Arson burns hiphop, r&b & reggae in the red room–open bar 10-11;
10, $15-$20. SUN: MARDI GRAS: Studio 54’s Nicky Siano &
DJ Merritt spin for ongoing party; 9:30.


 



THE CHELSEA HOTEL UNDERGROUND



222 W. 23rd St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-243-3700
. TUES: VELVETEEN:
DJ Jonny Sender holds court; 10:30.


 



CHICAGO BLUES



73 8th Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-924-9755
. SUN: SWINGIN’ SUNDAYS:
Lo-Fi Lee hosts with dance lessons from 8-9 & live music from 9-1. This
week: Flipped Fedoras; $10.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Parties for big, beautiful women & men & their admirers. This week:
Big Butt Contest; 9-3:30, $20, incl. 2 drinks.


 



CLUB 101



101 7th Ave. S. (Grove
St.), 212-687-1045
. TUES: OPEN MIKE: The Limelight hosts
evening of singing & spontaneity; 6:30.



 


CLUB NY



252 W. 43rd St. (betw.
B’way & 8th Ave.), 212-997-9510
. SAT: PASAPORTE LATINO:
House & classics in VIP lounge; 10, $10-$20.



 


COUP



506 E. 6th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-979-2815
. THURS: BUTTERFLY: Queer
neighborhood bash feat. good music, garden & lounge with DJ Darryl plus
guests; 10, $3-$5.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party with dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs & Carolyn
& Glenn downstairs; 3-11 p.m., $12-$15.


 



ELBOW ROOM



144 Bleecker St. (betw.
Thompson St. & LaGuardia Pl.), 212-979-8434
. FRI: FUSHION
MASTER
: Zilo Groove plays 2 live sets with DJs spinning funk, triphop, Latin
& acid jazz; 11, $20, free before midnight.


 



FLOAT



240 W. 52nd St. (betw.
B’way & 8th Ave.), 212-581-0055.
FRI: BEGINNING &
END
: 3 floors of hiphop, r & b & disco, respectively, plus
weekly drink specials for those both "downtown & trendy"; 10.


 



FRANK’S LOUNGE



660 Fulton St. (S.
Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322
. FRI: BANG THE PARTY:
Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest house plus guest DJs;
11, $5.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303
. Open daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m.,
no cover. FRI: DAMN IT I NEED A DRINK: Dirty Dave Swingsett spins
drum & bass; 9. SAT: GOLDEN BOYS: Digital lounge with Thomas,
Eric & Holmar; 10. SUN: TIP BUCKET: Industry gets dirty when
the people who keep NYC in food & drinks take a night off. Videos, DJs,
dancing & games; 9. MON: POGO: DJ John Selway & Miss Kittin
host evening of new wave, electronica & pop; 9, $5. TUES:
THINK DIFFERENTLY
: Zoya, Alina & Shari spin r&b, classics &
hiphop; 11. $10-$20.


 



GALAPAGOS



70 N. 6th St. (betw.
Kent & Whythe Sts.), Williamsburg, 718-782-5188
. THURS:
STAY UP LATE
: Imperial Orgy brings you a multimedia show incl., yikes, a
free form drum circle; 9:30.



 


GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: DOWN & DIRTY AT THE
G SPOT
: Andrew Lockheart puts on weekly progressive trance & deep underground
house bash; 10, free. THURS: THIRD RAIL ELECTRIK: Temple Records
crew spins techno with Salmon & Flyverbom upstairs playing house; 10, free.
FRI: SLIPPERY: DJ Poole spins anything from Abba to Kiss to Basement
Jaxx & everything in between; 8. SAT: FUNKY SENSATION: Qool
Marv & guests spin sexy soul downstairs with DJ Darren & hiphop, house
& garage upstairs; 8. MON: TRONIC TREATMENT: Christian Smith
& John Selway bring you European techno & tech-house. TUES: CAMOUFLAGE
2000
: Bruna & Beau treat you to an evening of drum & bass &
jungle; 10, free.


 



HI-LIFE LOUNGE



1340 1st Ave. (72nd
St.), 212-249-3600
. THURS: SPEAKEASY NIGHT: Hustle,
swing & get your grove on as this underground 90s swing scene returns as
Lo-Fi Lee spins cha-cha & mambo tunes alongside live performance by Todd
Londagin; 10, free.


 



HUSH



17 W. 19th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-989-4874
. FRI: FUSHION:
DJ Richie C gives you house, Latin & "classics," while DJs Ed
Swift & Fish hold court in V.I.P. lounge with hiphop, r&b & reggae,
10, $10-$20.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs Holmar, Pete Sunt & Steven Steel spin
deep house; 9:30, $5. THURS: FIZZ: DJ Troia & cool house;
10, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: DJ Marc B gets busy with funk,
dance & house music; 9:30, $5, free before 11. SAT: GET THE FUNK
IN
: DJ Ismael spackles your groove cracks; $4. SUN: OTODAMA:
DJ Toshi with triphop mixes; $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three
different house DJs inject the signifier with signification–UK, U.S. &
Canada; 9, $3. TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house
w/DJ Gaby Dershin; $3.





IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: UNITY: DJ Thomas D
offers loungecore & house; 9:30, $5. THURS: SCIUBBA DIVING:
Singer Sabina Sciubba & guests; $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD:
Funk & soul w/Joel Newton & Topaz; 9, $6. SAT: A NIGHT WITH
ALEX SKOLNICK
: Alex live solo & then a set with Skol-Patrol; 10, $6.
SUN: EMANCIPATED GROOVES: Guests every week feat. Dave Fiuczynski;
11, $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: House music from around the western
world; 9, $3. TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. progressive
mix w/DJ G-O-V; $3.



 



LAVA LOUNGE



28 W. 20th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7867
. SAT: HIGHER INTOXICATION:
DJ Nomad spins house upstairs & DJ J.C. takes over in the Velvet Lounge
with classics & soul plus an open bar for the first hour; 9, $15-$20, $5
w/invite before 11.



 


LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. SAT: TRICK:
DJ Miss Guy of the Toilet Boys spins rock, soul & punk plus Go-Go dancers;
11. $7.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-807-7780
. SAT: MAIN INGREDIENT: Blue
Davis hosts while PF Cuttin’ & Denmark play hiphop, classics &
reggae for this weekly dance party crew; 10, $20-$15.



 


LUDLOW BAR



165 Ludlow St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-353-0536
. Free every
weekday & weekends before 11. WEDS: DJ Rick of D-Generation
brings you hiphop, house & classic rock; 9. THURS: DJ John Stanler
w/hiphop & rock plus the lovely Nicole; 9. FRI: DJ Jared brings
on the rap & reggae; 10. SAT: John spins rare rap & soul;
10. SUN: TOGETHER: Greg Poole spins for the regulars; 9. MON:
LOW PROFILE: Longest running party continues with DJ Qool Marv spinning
house for the in-crowd; 9. TUES: THE PAM & JAZZY SHOW: Pam
calls the shots while Jazzy gets out the hiphop, reggae & merengue; 9.



 


MOTOR CITY BAR



127 Ludlow St. (betw.
Rivington & Delancey Sts.), 212-358-1595
. SUN: MOTOR CITY’S
BURRRNIN’
: And Detroit rockers like the MC5 & the Stooges light
the match; 10, free.


 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled
out spot that’s more conducive to quality time than "being seen"
by the movers & shakers, drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-1
a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old school Cuban favorites with live performance
by Nelson Gonzalez Son Mundano; 9, $10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira
w/Pure Salsa, www.cubansoul.com for info; 9, $7-$10. MON: THERAPY:
Rotating DJs plus live comedy show; 6, $10.


 



NEVA



28 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-243-3166
. WEDS: PURE BUTTER WEDNESDAYS: Replaces
Cosmopolitan with DJ E-Love spinning hiphop, soul, funk & classics; 10:00,
free.


 



NIAGARA



112 Ave. A (7th St.),
212-420-9517
. TUES: BODY ROCK: DJ Mike B & Lizzy of
the Young Turks present an evening dedicated to the art of pop; 10, free.


 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&M cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party with rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 



NOWBAR



22 7th
Ave. S. (Leroy St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS:
GLORYA WHOLESOME’S TRANNIE CHASER
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s
party for transsexuals, cross-dressers & their admirers attracts a well-heeled,
sophisticated crowd of the curious, the practiced & the merely voyeuristic.
Guest DJs spin a mix of house, disco, campy show tunes & anything else that
would make a drag queen squeal. Drag shows each week feat. creme-de-la-creme
of Glorya’s superstar friends incl. Siren LaVerne Cox & Paulina of
LIPS; 9, $15-$20. FRI: GIL T. PLEASURE’S FETISH PLANET: Fetish
party feat. live performances, extreme fashions, guest DJs, themes every week
& $100 prize for best dressed in theme attire (1:30 a.m.); 10, $15-$20.
SAT: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS: Glorya Wholesome
& Gil’s party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. Tina Sparkles;
10, $20, $15 for women & dressed trannies.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.org
SAT:
NO LIMIT:
Hi-energy house & techno by Jared Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion
spins funk, soul & hiphop downstairs; 10.


 



PARLAY LOUNGE



206 Ave. A (E. 13th
St.), 212-228-6231
. TUES: PULP FRICTION: DJ Cyber &
DJ Bigen host rock, pop & hiphop night; 10.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. WEDS:
DAMAGED: New party all about goth, new wave & industrial (but remember
what Malle said–damaged people truly are dangerous); 10. THURS: WELL
SUSSED
: The Who, The Kinks & Sam & Dave; 9. FRI: ROCK
’N’ ROLL HIGH SCHOOL
: Salute to everything 80s, from the
Smiths to Grandmaster Flash; 10. SAT: AQUATULLE PARTY: Magazine
throws 80s new wave/punk/ska bash; 10. SUN: THE OTHER SIDE: DJ
Jarek with goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY MANNERS
MONDAYS
: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay & Upsetter
FC spin reggae & all of its offshoots or antecedents–ska, rocksteady,
roots rockers & dub; 9. TUES: SINEMA 2000: Nick Zedd’s
videos & DJ Dandy’s sounds; 10, free.


 



REBAR



127 8th Ave. (16th
St.), 212-627-1680
. MON: LOCKER ROOM: The bitch
is back! Er…um…we mean the butch is back! DJs Carter & Relentless
spin dance music for go-go boys & men who love men; 9, $5. FRI: THE
REBIRTH
: DJ Arson spins hiphop, house, r&b & reggae plus gives guest
up & comers a shot. For drink specials or guest list call 212-252-CLUB;
10, $10-$5.



 



RIVERTOWN LOUNGE



187 Orchard St. (betw.
Stanton & Houston Sts.), 212-388-1288
; 10, free. MON:
SCATALOGICS
: Open turntable with sign ups beginning at 9. This week: Mike
Bryant’s b-day.



 



ROXY



515 W. 18th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-645-5156
. FRI: FRIDAY NIGHT PARTY:
Salsa, merengue, house, reggae & classics by DJ Ted "Smooth" &
crew; 10, free.


 



SACI



135 W. 41st St. (betw.
6th Ave. & B’way), 212-278-0988
. FRI: SPOILED BRAT:
Hosts of Candyland at Chaos & UKD Ventures, host party that caters to NY’s
entertainment folks, elitists & film buffs; 10. SUN: PARFUM DE
NUIT
: Hiphop, classics, r&b, funk & you plus free Finlandia vodka
(at some point); 10, $10.


 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: DEEP SESSIONS: Baby Hec Romero &
crew spin soulful, deep house; 7, $5, no cover for ladies. THURS: STRAIGHT
UP
: DJ E-Man spins hiphop, house, classics & soul while downing
multiple rounds of scotch & soda; 10, $3. FRI: VARIETY:
DJ Jazzy Nice pumps the crowd with house, reggae, funk & classics; 10,
$5. SAT: INFINITY: DJ Seth K spins house, classics, old
school, hiphop & Latin; $5. SUN: BOOM BOOM ROOM: DJ Don S
starts the week right with dancing, drinking & "spinning the mic that
makes everyone happy;" 10, $.99. MON: SLEAZE FACTOR: After-hours
music at happy hour time. Deep house, breaks, tech-house & all manner of
beat-based dance music with residents Adam Goldstone, Peter Anthony, DJ Brian,
Ashley Warren, Rick Salzer, Darek Marin spin; 7, $5 incl. one drink. TUES:
TOUCH TUESDAYS: DJ Will Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy
Store" to Sapphire, hosted by Hector Cruz of House Nations; 10, $1 contrib.


 



SHINE



285 W. B’way
(Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. MON: GIANT STEP MONDAYS: Resident
Ron Trent w/African blues. This week: Special guests Los Amigos Invisible &
their Super Sanocho Variety Show; 10, $15-$12.


 



SOL CAFE



229 DeKalb Ave. (Clermont
Ave.), Bklyn., 718-625-0059
. WEDS: GROOVE NIGHT IN BROOKLYN:
Ft. Greene comes a live with house music; 8.


 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (St.
Marks Pl.), 212-979-8965
. TUES: DEEP SEA: Lola
& E-Man do that house Voodoo they do so well; 9, free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. FRI: KITSCH-INN:
Abby Ehmann invites you to mingle & drink while DJ Michael T & Robbie
D keep you dancing; 10, $5. SUN: MUSIC BOX: DJ Soul spins house,
reggae & hiphop; 10, $10-$15. TUES: LATINO CAFE: Latin rhythms
& down tempo grooves; 10, free.



 



TWILO



530 W. 27th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com 21
& over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. FRI: MADD PROPS:
Paul Van Dyk & Luis Diaz get bald ass crazzee; 11, $20-$25. SAT:
RESPECT IS BURNING
: Junior Vasquez, who doesn’t go on until
3 a.m. at the earliest, stretching his night well into Sunday morning…it’s
the return of the 6 a.m.-noon party session with guests such as David Knapp
& Manny Lehman; 11, $20-$25.



VOID



16 Mercer St. (Howard
St.), 212-941-6492
. WEDS: MOSAIC: DJs Swingsett, Dr. Decent
& Olive; 10:30, free. FRI: IN VITRO: DJ Pablo Sanchez &
Jo-Dee; 10:30, free. SAT: SATIATE: DJs Kayo & Hitoshi tag
team with guests; 3 p.m.-3 a.m., free.



WINDFALL LOUNGE



23 W. 39th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-869-4606
. THURS: AFTER WORK PARTY:
WPLJ’s Louie Diaz spins 70s & beyond; 6:30, free. FRI: AFTER
WORK PARTY PART II
: WPLJ’s Louie Diaz spins 70s & beyond; 6:30,
free.



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you to dress
for success; 8, free.



YABBY



265 Bedford Ave. (N.
1st St
.), Williamsburg, 718-384-1664
. SUN: SILKY:
DJ K.L. Diablo spins soul, big beat & acid jazz.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.


 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th
St.), 212-780-0202
. FRI: URBAN ROOTS: Soulful grooves
spun by Mario Roberto & DJ Loka; 10.


 



ALYCHYMY



12 Ave. A (betw. Houston
& 1st Sts.), 212-477-9050
. THURS: THUMP: DJ Eleven
spins hiphop, r&b & reggae; 10, free.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
BLACK SHEEP
: E-man (Bang the Party) hosts yet another night of exotic music,
but mainly r&b, classics & hiphop w/DJ Will Taylor rebroadcast Sat.
on 91.9 FM, 917-449-5253 for info; 9-2 a.m. THURS: ETHER: DJs
Ranka & Keinyo spin dub, ambient & electro blipperings; 10. FRI:
COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal Deadly
Dragon Soundsystem spins old-school hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall; 10.
SAT: INSTINCTIVE PATH: DJ Rob Flow & Clay Nice spin 80s &
90s hiphop, reggae & soul; 10. SUN: XALAM: Senegalese
& African music by DJ Dakar; 10, free. TUES: HOT CALACOO:
Weekly hiphop & dub party feat. DJs Niko & Kest; 10.


 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall Change keeps loungy atmosphere social with underground hiphop, deep house
& groovy break; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: WFMU’s
DJ $mall Change spins jazz & blues for swanky uptown crowd from 8-2, free.


 



BAR CODE



1540 B’way (46th
St.), 212-869-9397
. Open 24 hours/day seven days a week. THURS:
GET YOUR GAME ON
: DJ Etienne Deyans spins in between Pac-Man with
open bar until 11; 10; free.


 



BAR 169



169 E. B’way
(betw. Jefferson & Rutgers Sts.), 212-473-8866
. THURS:
LOCA’S LOUNGE
: DJ Houdini spins tribal music & DJ Heckel
serves up hiphop, classics & salsa for an eclectic crowd; 9; $5-$10.


 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th
St. (betw. Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP:
DJ Wake-n-Break spins punk, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly
game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo"; 10, free. THURS:
ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE: That Guy Tom explores the sonic
universe between pre-punk & punk proper, spinning Iggy, MC5, the NY Dolls,
Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE: Dr.
Ringding & Slim Chance play anything from "guitar & sax grind"
to punk, soul & metal while the hipsters attempt to shake it; 10, free.
SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James Spooner with "beats from the brotherland"
incl. 70s soul, funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN: TIMEBOMB:
DJ Solana & her friends spin punk, rock ’n’ roll & Blondie–so
start the week right–praise the Lord then throw a few back; 10, free. MON:
ASS OUT MONDAY: DJ BIG DJ spins dirty blues music, honky tonk &
twisted rockabilly; 10. free. TUES: SHINDIG: DJ Johnny Oh spins
60s as the go-go dancing Pontani Sisters demonstrate the watusi, frug &
swim; 10.


 



BARRACUDA



274 W. 22nd St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-645-8613
. THURS: 5TH ANNIVERSARY
PARTY
: Marc Almond, gay icon & former Soft Cell frontman, gives concert;
free.


 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th
St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
.
Half priced drinks ‘til 9. WEDS: AM/FM: 60s & 70s big
beat party with Mike M.D. behind the wheel; 10, free. THURS: FAT THURSDAY:
New Orleans r&b, Mardi Gras style, with the Professor; 10, free.
FRI:
MEDIUM RARE: WBAI’s DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove,
city soul & Jamaican r&b; 10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY:
Shecky Wrek spins it all; 10, free. TUES: TRUCK STOP TUESDAY:
The Professor gives the truckers in the house the country they’ve been
looking for. Bring your CB radio & favorite Wrangler shirt; 10, free.


 



BLACK STAR BAR



92 2nd Ave. (betw.
5th & 6th Sts.), 212-254-4747
. FRI: CHAISE
LOUNGE
: Bruce Tantum spins loungy to tech house; 10, free. SAT:
BLACK STAR LOUNGE: Lemuel spins disco to Massive Attack; 10, free. SUN:
RADIO FREEDOM
: DJ Swick spins world funk, punk & Latin; 9, free. MON:
GETTIN’ LUCKY: DJ Jolene spins deep house & soul; 10, free.
TUES: EASY STAR REGGAE TUESDAYS: King Crown International spins
roots, dub & dancehall, all with a conscious/positive angle. Bo! Jamaican
eats are available; 8, free.


 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: COOL HAND LUKE: Saint Luke spins whatever he
feels like, but it’s mostly jazz, jungle & triphop; 10, free. SUN:
RETURN OF SHARKBITE: And Dashboard spinning more of the usual; 8, free.
MON: POWERLOUNGE!: DJ Shakey spins just about everything
from rock to jazz, order take-out straight to the bar; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA
TUESDAYS
: DJs Jes Grew & DJ Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues;
9, free.


 



CENTRO-FLY



45 W. 21st St. (betw.
5 & 6th Aves.),
212-627-7770. THURS: SUBLIMINAL
SESSIONS
: Kevin Aviance hosts high profile party. Tonight: Tony Humphries
Birthday Bash; 10.


 



CHAELRA



330 W. 38th St. (betw.
8th & 9th Aves.), 212-244-7101
. FRI: AFTER SCHOOL:
DJ Big "Running Man" Ben spins hiphop every Friday plus fashion shows
& spontaneous entertainment abound; 212-946-1972 ext. 1 for more info; 11,
$10-$15.


 



CHAOS



225 E. Houston St.
(Essex St.), 212-475-3200
. FRI: CHAOS FRIDAYS: Damon &
Joey Morrissey spin house, hiphop & lounge; 11, $15-20.


 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans or athletic
gear, ever. FRI: GBH: Cor blimey, it’s Great British
House with Bobby & Steve; 10, $20. SAT: CHEETAH SATURDAYS:
Rob Rydell spins house while DJ Arson burns hiphop, r&b & reggae in
the red room–open bar 10-11; 10, $15-$20. SUN: MARDI GRAS:
Studio 54’s Nicky Siano & DJ Merritt spin for ongoing party; 9:30.


 



THE CHELSEA HOTEL UNDERGROUND



222 W. 23rd St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-243-3700
. TUES: VELVETEEN:
DJ Jonny Sender holds court; 10:30.


 



CHICAGO BLUES



73 8th Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-924-9755
. SUN: SWINGIN’ SUNDAYS:
Lo-Fi Lee hosts with dance lessons from 8-9 & live music from 9-1. This
week: Hi-Fi Honey’s Swing Band; $10.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Parties for big, beautiful women & men & their admirers. This week:
Sexiest Male Chest Contest; 9-3:30, $20, incl. 2 drinks.


 



CLUB 101



101 7th Ave. S. (Grove
St.), 212-687-1045
. TUES: OPEN MIKE: The Limelight hosts
evening of singing & spontaneity; 6:30.



 


CLUB NY



252 W. 43rd St. (betw.
B’way & 8th Ave.), 212-997-9510
. SAT: PASAPORTE LATINO:
House & classics in VIP lounge; 10, $10-$20.



 


COUP



506 E. 6th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-979-2815
. THURS: BUTTERFLY: Queer
neighborhood bash feat. good music, garden & lounge with DJ Darryl plus
guests; 10, $3-$5.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party with dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs & Carolyn
& Glenn downstairs; 3-11 p.m., $12-$15.


 



FRANK’S LOUNGE



660 Fulton St. (S.
Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322
. FRI: BANG THE PARTY:
Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest house plus guest DJs;
11, $5.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303
. Open daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m.,
no cover. FRI: DAMN IT I NEED A DRINK: Dirty Dave Swingsett spins
drum & bass; 9. SAT: GOLDEN BOYS: Digital lounge with Thomas,
Eric & Holmar; 10. SUN: TIP BUCKET: Industry gets dirty when
the people who keep NYC in food & drinks take a night off. Videos, DJs,
dancing & games; 9. MON: POGO: DJ John Selway & Miss Kittin
host evening of new wave, electronica & pop; 9, $5. TUES:
THINK DIFFERENTLY
: Zoya, Alina & Shari spin r&b, classics &
hiphop; 11. $10-$20.


 



GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: DOWN & DIRTY AT THE
G SPOT
: Andrew Lockheart puts on weekly progressive trance & deep underground
house bash; 10, free. THURS: THIRD RAIL ELECTRIK: Temple Records
crew spins techno with Salmon & Flyverbom upstairs playing house; 10, free.
FRI: SLIPPERY: DJ Poole spins anything from Abba to Kiss to Basement
Jaxx & everything in between; 8. SAT: FUNKY SENSATION: Qool
Marv & guests spin sexy soul downstairs with DJ Darren & hiphop, house
& garage upstairs; 8. MON: TRONIC TREATMENT: Christian Smith
& John Selway bring you European techno & tech-house. TUES: CAMOUFLAGE
2000
: Bruna & Beau treat you to an evening of drum & bass &
jungle; 10, free.


 



HI-LIFE LOUNGE



1340 1st Ave. (72nd
St.), 212-249-3600
. THURS: SPEAKEASY NIGHT: Hustle,
swing & get your grove on as this underground 90s swing scene returns as
Lo-Fi Lee spins cha-cha & mambo tunes alongside live performance by Todd
Londagin; 10, free.


 



HUSH



17 W. 19th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-989-4874
. FRI: FUSHION:
DJ Richie C gives you house, Latin & "classics," while DJs Ed
Swift & Fish hold court in V.I.P. lounge with hiphop, r&b & reggae,
10, $10-$20.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs Holmar, Pete Sunt & Steven Steel spin
deep house; 9:30, $5. THURS: FIZZ: DJ Troia & cool house;
10, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: DJ Marc B gets busy with funk,
dance & house music; 9:30, $5, free before 11. SAT: GET THE FUNK
IN
: DJ Ismael spackles your groove cracks; $4. SUN: OTODAMA:
DJ Toshi with triphop mixes; $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three
different house DJs inject the signifier with signification–UK, U.S. &
Canada; 9, $3. TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house
w/DJ Gaby Dershin; $3.




IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: UNITY: DJ Thomas D
offers loungecore & house; 9:30, $5. THURS: SCIUBBA DIVING:
Singer Sabina Sciubba & guests; $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD:
Funk & soul w/Joel Newton & Topaz; 9, $6. SAT: GET THE FUNK
IN
: Indofunk & Mata Buena; 10, $6. SUN: EMANCIPATED GROOVES:
Guests every week feat. Dave Fiuczynski; 11, $5. MON: FEVER &
SMOKE
: House music from around the western world; 9, $3. TUES: FLUID:
Bi-level dance party feat. progressive mix w/DJ G-O-V; $3.


 



LAVA LOUNGE



28 W. 20th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7867
. SAT: LAVA SATURDAYS:
DJ Repete spins house upstairs & DJ J.C. takes over in the Velvet Lounge
with hiphop, reggae & r&b; 10, $15-$20, $5 w/invite before 11.



 


LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. SAT: TRICK:
DJ Miss Guy of the Toilet Boys spins rock, soul & punk plus Go-Go dancers;
11. $7.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212-807-7780
. FRI: RADIO ONE: UK
DJs Brenodn Block (oi that’s spelled Brendan over ‘ere mate) &
Alex P; 10. SAT: UNDERGROUND RESISTANCE: Robert Hood, Kimyon &
guests; 10, $20-$15.



 


LUDLOW BAR



165 Ludlow St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-353-0536
. Free every
weekday & weekends before 11. WEDS: DJ Rick of D-Generation
brings you hiphop, house & classic rock; 9. THURS: DJ John Stanler
with hiphop & rock plus the lovely Nicole; 9. FRI: DJ Jared
brings on the rap & reggae; 10. SAT: John spins rare rap &
soul; 10. SUN: TOGETHER: Greg Poole spins for the regulars; 9.
MON: LOW PROFILE: Longest running party continues with DJ Qool
Marv spinning house for the in-crowd; 9. TUES: THE PAM & JAZZY
SHOW
: Pam calls the shots while Jazzy gets out the hiphop, reggae &
merengue; 9.



 


LUSH



110 Duane St. (betw.
Church St. & B’way), 212-766-1275
. TUES: INTOXICA:
Lo-Fi Lee spins jazz, lounge, swing, mambo & cha-cha; 8, free.


 



MOTOR CITY BAR



127 Ludlow St. (betw.
Rivington & Delancey Sts.), 212-358-1595
. SUN: MOTOR CITY’S
BURNIN’
: And Detroit rockers like the MC5 & the Stooges light the
match; 10, free.


 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled
out spot that’s more conducive to quality time than "being seen"
by the movers & shakers, drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-1
a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old school Cuban favorites with live performance
by Nelson Gonzalez Son Mundano; 9, $10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira
with Pure Salsa, www.cubansoul.com for info; 9, $7-$10. MON: THERAPY:
Rotating DJs plus live comedy show; 6, $10.


 



NEVA



28 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-243-3166
. WEDS: PURE BUTTER WEDNESDAYS: Replaces
Cosmopolitan with DJ E-Love spinning hiphop, soul, funk & classics; 10:00,
free.


 



NIAGARA



112 Ave. A (7th St.),
212-420-9517
. TUES: BODY ROCK: DJ Mike B & Lizzy of
the Young Turks present an evening dedicated to the art of pop; 10, free.


 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete w/free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&m cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party with rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.


 



NOWBAR



22 7th
Ave. S. (Leroy St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS:
GLORYA WHOLESOME’S TRANNIE CHASER
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s
party for transsexuals, cross-dressers & their admirers attracts a well-heeled,
sophisticated crowd of the curious, the practiced & the merely voyeuristic.
Guest DJs spin a mix of house, disco, campy show tunes & anything else that
would make a drag queen squeal. Drag shows each week feat. creme-de-la-creme
of Glorya’s superstar friends incl. Siren LaVerne Cox & Paulina of
LIPS; 9, $15-$20. FRI: GIL T. PLEASURE’S FETISH PLANET: Fetish
party feat. live performances, extreme fashions, guest DJs, themes every week
& $100 prize for best dressed in theme attire (1:30 a.m.); 10, $15-$20.
SAT: GLORYA WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS: Glorya Wholesome
& Gil’s party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. Tina Sparkles;
10, $20, $15 for women & dressed trannies.


 



NV



289 Spring St. (Hudson
St.), 212-929-NVNV
. THURS: NVIOUS: DJ Ted Dillinger
spins old school hiphop downstairs, while Denny Tsettos turns out house music
on main floor, hosted by Artie, Joey & Damon, 212-252-3242 for more info;
10, $15-$20.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.org
SAT:
NO LIMIT:
Hi-energy house & techno by Jared Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion
spins funk, soul & hiphop downstairs; 10.


 



OPALINE



85 Ave. A (betw. 5th
& 6th Aves.), 212-475-5050
. FRI: LA RUMBA: Cuban party
with live music by Son Mundano & guests; 9:30.


 



PARLAY LOUNGE



206 Ave. A (E. 13th
St.), 212-228-6231
. TUES: PULP FRICTION: DJ Cyber &
DJ Bigen host rock, pop & hiphop night; 10.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always free. THURS:
WELL SUSSED: The Who, The Kinks & Sam & Dave; 9. FRI:
ROCK ’N’ ROLL HIGH SCHOOL: Salute to everything
80s, from the Smiths to Grandmaster Flash; 10. SAT: ROCK ‘N’
ROLL HIGHSCOOL PART II
: 70s hardrock, glam & punk; 10. SUN:
THE OTHER SIDE
: DJ Jarek with goth, industrial & new wave; 9. MON:
HEAVY MANNERS MONDAYS: DJ’s Marvelous Hagler, Johnny Metro,
Agent Jay & Upsetter FC spin reggae & all of its offshoots or antecedents–ska,
rocksteady, roots rockers & dub; 9. TUES: SINEMA 2000: Nick
Zedd’s videos & DJ Dandy’s sounds; 10, free.


 



REBAR



127 8th Ave. (16th
St.), 212-627-1680
. MON: LOCKER ROOM: The bitch
is back! Er…um…we mean the butch is back! DJs Carter & Relentless
spin dance music for go-go boys & men who love men; 9, $5. FRI: THE
REBIRTH
: DJ Arson spins hiphop, house, r&b & reggae plus gives guest
up & comers a shot. For drink specials or guest list call 212-252-CLUB;
10, $10-$5. SAT: THE BIG SWING OFF: DJ Lo-Fi Lee plus 3 live swing
bands & free dance lesson at 6.


 



ROUTE 85A



85 Ave. A (betw. 6th
& 7th Sts.), 212-673-1775
. TUES: REWIND: 80s new wave,
modern electro, old school, disco & "denim rock hair hits"; 11,
free.


 



ROXY



515 W. 18th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-645-5156
. FRI: FRIDAY NIGHT PARTY:
Salsa, merengue, house, reggae & classics by DJ Ted "Smooth" &
crew; 10, free.


 



SACI



135 W. 41st St. (betw.
6th Ave. & B’way), 212-278-0988
. FRI: SPOILED BRAT:
Hosts of Candyland at Chaos & UKD Ventures, host party that caters to NY’s
entertainment folks, elitists & film buffs; 10. SUN: PARFUM DE
NUIT
: Hiphop, classics, r&b, funk & you plus free Finlandia vodka
(at some point); 10, $10.


 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: DEEP SESSIONS: Baby Hec Romero &
crew spin soulful, deep house; 7, $5, no cover for ladies. THURS: STRAIGHT
UP
: DJ E-Man spins hiphop, house, classics & soul while downing
multiple rounds of scotch & soda; 10, $3. FRI: VARIETY:
DJ Jazzy Nice pumps the crowd with house, reggae, funk & classics; 10,
$5. SAT: INFINITY: DJ Seth K spins house, classics, old
school, hiphop & Latin; $5. SUN: BOOM BOOM ROOM: DJ Don S
starts the week right with dancing, drinking & "spinning the mic that
makes everyone happy;" 10, $.99. MON: SLEAZE FACTOR: After-hours
music at happy hour time. Deep house, breaks, tech-house & all manner of
beat-based dance music with residents Adam Goldstone, Peter Anthony, DJ Brian,
Ashley Warren, Rick Salzer, Darek Marin spin; 7, $5 incl. one drink. TUES:
TOUCH TUESDAYS: DJ Will Milton brings WNYU’s "Candy
Store" to Sapphire, hosted by Hector Cruz of House Nations; 10, $1 contrib.


 



SHINE



285 W. B’way
(Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. MON: GIANT STEP MONDAYS: Resident
Ron Trent w/African blues; 10, $10-$7.


 



TRIBE



132 1st Ave. (St.
Marks Pl.), 212-979-8965
. TUES: DEEP SEA: Lola
& E-Man do that house Voodoo they do so well; 9, free.


 



TRUE



28 E. 23rd St. (betw.
Madison Ave. & Park Ave. S.), 212-254-6117
. FRI: KITSCH-INN:
Abby Ehmann invites you to mingle & drink while DJ Michael T & Robbie
D keep you dancing; 10, $5. SUN: MUSIC BOX: DJ Soul spins house,
reggae & hiphop; 10, $10-$15. TUES: LATINO CAFE: Latin rhythms
& down tempo grooves; 10, free.


 



TWILO



530 W. 27th St. (betw.
10th & 11th Aves.), 212-268-1600,
www.twiloclub.com 21
& over except Fri. & Sat., 18 & up. FRI: MADD PROPS:
Intec, Cart Cox & Mark Lewis get bald ass crazzee; 11, $20-$25. SAT:
RESPECT IS BURNING
: Junior Vasquez, who doesn’t go on until
3 a.m. at the earliest, stretching his night well into Sunday morning…it’s
the return of the 6 a.m.-noon party session with guests such as David Knapp
& Manny Lehman; 11, $20-$25.



VOID



16 Mercer St. (Howard
St.), 212-941-6492
. WEDS: MOSAIC: DJs Swingsett, Dr. Decent
& Olive; 10:30, free. THURS: THE ROB DIXON TRIO: Soulful live
jazz with Greg Lewis & Owen Hart; 10:30. FRI: IN VITRO: DJ
Pablo Sanchez & Jo-Dee; 10:30, free. SAT: SATIATE: DJs Kayo
& Hitoshi tag team with guests; 3 p.m.-3 a.m., free. TUES: EYEBALL:
DJ Lux & special surprise guests; 10:30.



WINDFALL LOUNGE



23 W. 39th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-869-4606
. THURS: AFTER WORK PARTY:
WPLJ’s Louie Diaz spins 70s & beyond; 6:30, free. FRI: AFTER
WORK PARTY PART II
: WPLJ’s Louie Diaz spins 70s & beyond; 6:30,
free.



WORLD TRADE CENTER



1 West St. (betw.
Liberty & Vessey Sts.), 212-524-7000
. SUN: THE STEREO
SHOW
: Penelope Tuesdae hosts new dance party & advises you to dress
for success; 8, free.



YABBY



265 Bedford Ave. (N.
1st St
.), Williamsburg, 718-384-1664
. SUN:
SILKY
: DJ K.L. Diablo spins soul, big beat & acid jazz.



 


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9 Great Jones St.
(betw. B’way & Lafayette St.), 212-604-4224
. See also "Rock
’n’ Roll." MON: KONKRETE JUNGLE: NY’s
longest running drum ’n’ bass party–regular DJs incl. Cassien,
Del Mar, SoulSlinger, Swingsett, Odi & guests; 10:30, $10.



 



ALPHABET LOUNGE



104 Ave. C (7th
St.), 212-780-0202
. FRI: URBAN ROOTS: Soulful grooves
spun by Mario Roberto & DJ Loka; 10.


 



ALYCHYMY



12 Ave. A (betw. Houston
& 1st Sts.), 212-477-9050
. THURS: THUMP: DJ Eleven
spins hiphop, r&b & reggae; 10, free.


 



ANGEL



174 Orchard St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-780-0313
. No cover. WEDS:
BLACK SHEEP
: E-man (Bang the Party) hosts yet another night of exotic music,
but mainly r&b, classics & hiphop w/DJ Will Taylor rebroadcast Sat.
on 91.9 FM, 917-449-5253 for info; 9-2 a.m. THURS: ETHER: DJs
Ranka & Keinyo spin dub, ambient & electro blipperings; 10. FRI:
COMBUSTIBLE: DJ Scratch Famous from Chicago’s seminal Deadly
Dragon Soundsystem spins old school hiphop, Latin beats & dancehall; 10.
SAT: INSTINCTIVE PATH: DJ Rob Flow spins 80s & 90s hiphop,
reggae & soul; 10. SUN: XALAM: Senegalese & African
music by DJ Dakar; 10, free. TUES: HOT CALACOO: Weekly hiphop
& dub party feat. DJ Cucumber Slice.


 



ARIA



539 W. 21st St. (betw.
10th St. & West Side H’way), 212-229-1618
. SAT: MARQUIS:
Funkmaster Flex, Mada & Shawn Ink take over main floor with Big Ben spinning
hiphop–open bar 10-11.


 



AUBETTE



119 E. 27th St. (betw.
Park & Lexington Aves.), 212-686-5500
. WEDS: STACKED DECK:
$mall Change keeps loungy atmosphere social with underground hiphop, deep house
& groovy break; 8, free. MON: STOLEN MOMENTS: WFMU’s
DJ $mall Change spins jazz & blues for swanky uptown crowd from 8-2, free.


 



BAKTUN



418 W. 14th St. (9th
Ave.), 212-206-1590
. FRI: CMJ NIGHT: With DJ Cassien &
DJ Seoul. SAT: CMJ NIGHT: With DJ Delmar.


 



BAR CODE



1540 B’way (46th
St.), 212-869-9397
. Open 24 hours/day seven days a week. THURS:
GET YOUR GAME ON
: DJ Etienne Deyans spins in between Pac-Man with
open bar until 11; 10; free.


 



BAR 169



169 E. B’way
(betw. Jefferson & Rutgers Sts.), 212-473-8866
. THURS:
LOCA’S LOUNGE
: DJ Houdini spins tribal music & DJ Heckel
serves up hiphop, classics & salsa for an eclectic crowd; 9; $5-$10.


 



BARAZA



133 Ave. C (betw.
8th & 9th Sts.), 212-539-0811
. WEDS: THIAROYE:
DJ Dakar plays roots reggae & drum ’n’ bass; 10, free. THURS:
BARAZA THURSDAY: Infectious Latin rhythms, provided by Laz;
10, free. MON: DIGGS 2000: Get rid of the Monday blues w/house,
r&b & dance music; 10, free. TUES: EMBASSY: Night of breakbeats,
triphop, illbient, ambient, slambient, jungle & minimal intelligent ecclectika
with DJs Philter & Elrod; 10, free.


 



BARMACY



538 E. 14th
St. (betw. Aves. A & B), 212-228-2240
. WEDS: DR. HUMP:
DJ Wake-n-Break spins punk, sexual garage & psycho-country plus a nightly
game of something called "Sexual Dysfunction Bingo"; 10, free. THURS:
ROCK ’N’ ROLL DRUGSTORE: That Guy Tom explores the sonic
universe between pre-punk & punk proper, spinning Iggy, MC5, the NY Dolls,
Dead Boys, Sonics, etc.; 10, free. FRI: SQUARESVILLE: Dr.
Ringding & Slim Chance play anything from "guitar & sax grind"
to punk, soul & metal while the hipsters attempt to shake it; 10, free.
SAT: BIG YELLOW: DJ James Spooner with "beats from the brotherland"
incl. 70s soul, funk & early hiphop; 10, free. SUN: TIMEBOMB:
DJ Solana & her friends spin punk, rock ’n’ roll & Blondie–so
start the week right–praise the Lord then throw a few back; 10, free. MON:
ASS OUT MONDAY: DJ BIG DJ spins dirty blues music, honkey tonk &
twisted rockabilly; 10. free. TUES: SHINDIG: DJ Johnny Oh spins
60s as the go-go dancing Pontani Sisters demonstrate the watusi, frug &
swim; 10.


 



BEAUTY BAR



231 E. 14th
St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-539-1389
.
Half priced drinks ‘til 9. WEDS: AM/FM: 60s & 70s big
beat party with Mike M.D. behind the wheel; 10, free. THURS: FAT THURSDAY:
New Orleans r&b, Mardi Gras style, with the Professor; 10, free.
FRI:
MEDIUM RARE: WBAI’s DJ Monk1 spins deep 60s & 70s groove,
city soul & Jamaican r&b; 10, free. MON: FLYING JINNY:
Shecky Wrek spins it all; 10, free. TUES: TRUCK STOP TUESDAY:
The Professor gives the truckers in the house the country they’ve been
looking for. Bring your CB radio & favorite Wrangler shirt; 10, free.


 



BLACK BETTY



366 Metropolitan Ave.
(Havemeyer St.), 718-599-0243, Williamsburg, 718-599-0243
. THURS:
DUBOLOGY: Trumystic Sound System unleashes roots reggae; 11,
free. FRI: KING OF WILLIAMSBURG: That would be DJ CAV who spins
hiphop classics; 11, free. SAT: THE SKINNY: Jambalaya of funk,
bad-ass old rock, garage soul & more by DJ O-Ramma; 11, free.


 



BLACK STAR BAR



92 2nd Ave. (betw.
5th & 6th Sts.), 212-254-4747
. FRI: CHAISE
LOUNGE
: Bruce Tantum spins loungy to tech house; 10, free. SAT:
BLACK STAR LOUNGE: Lemuel spins disco to Massive Attack; 10, free. SUN:
RADIO FREEDOM
: DJ Swick spins world funk, punk & Latin; 9, free. MON:
GETTIN’ LUCKY: DJ Jolene spins deep house & soul; 10, free.
TUES: EASY STAR REGGAE TUESDAYS: King Crown International spins
roots, dub & dancehall, all with a conscious/positive angle. Bo! Jamaican
eats are available; 8, free.


 



BOTANICA



47 E. Houston St.
(betw. Mulberry & Mott Sts.), 212-343-7251
. WEDS: SOUL
PARTY
: DJ Mr. Fine Wine spins classic soul 45’s; 10,
free. FRI: COOL HAND LUKE: Saint Luke spins whatever he
feels like, but it’s mostly jazz, jungle & triphop; 10, free. SUN:
RETURN OF SHARKBITE: And Dashboard spinning more of the usual; 8, free.
MON: POWERLOUNGE!: DJ Shakey spins just about everything
from rock to jazz, order take-out straight to the bar; 8-1, free. TUES: BOTANICA
TUESDAYS
: DJs Jes Grew & DJ Sol spin hiphop, jungle & blues;
9, free.


 



CHAELRA



330 W. 38th St. (betw.
8th & 9th Aves.), 212-244-7101
. FRI: AFTER SCHOOL:
DJ Big "Running Man" Ben spins hiphop every Friday plus fashion shows
& spontaneous entertainment abound; 212-946-1972 ext. 1 for more info; 11,
$10-$15.


 



CHAOS



225 E. Houston St.
(Essex St.), 212-475-3200
. WEDS: CANDYLAND: Unik, Kyky
& Dimitri hosts night; 10. FRI: CHAOS FRIDAYS: Damon &
Joey Morrissey spin house, hiphop & lounge; 11, $15-20.


 



CHEETAH



12 W. 21st
St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-206-7770
. No sneakers, hats, jeans
or athletic gear, ever. WEDS: GROOVE’S PARADISE: Sophisticated
downtowners gather for night of hiphop, reggae & r&b; 10, $20. THURS:
CLIQUE: House & dance hits upstairs, soul & lounge in the
Red Room; 10, $20. FRI: GBH: Cor blimey, it’s Great
British House with Bobby & Steve; 10, $20. SAT: CHEETAH SATURDAYS:
Rob Rydell spins house while DJ Arson burns hiphop, r&b & reggae in
the red room–open bar 10-11; 10, $15-$20. SUN: MARDI GRAS:
Studio 54’s Nicky Siano & DJ Merritt spin for ongoing party; 9:30.
MON: PURR: Mixed crowd breaks a sweat to hiphop, reggae
& r&b; 11, $25 men, $7 for the ladies.


 



THE CHELSEA HOTEL UNDERGROUND



222 W. 23rd St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-243-3700
. TUES: VELVETEEN:
DJ Jonny Sender holds court; 10:30.


 



CHICAGO BLUES



73 8th Ave. (betw.
13th & 14th Sts.), 212-924-9755
. SUN: SWINGIN’ SUNDAYS:
Lo-Fi Lee hosts with dance lessons from 8-9 & live music from 9-1. This
week: Hi-Fi Honey’s Swing Band; $10.


 



CHINA CHALET



47 B’way (betw.
Morris & Exchange Sts.), 212-943-4380
. SAT: GODDESSES:
Parties for big, beautiful women & men & their admirers. This week:
"Sexiest Male Dancer Contest"; 9-3:30, $20, incl. 2 drinks.


 



CLUB 101



101 7th Ave. S. (Grove
St.), 212-687-1045
. TUES: OPEN MIKE: The Limelight hosts
evening of singing & spontaneity; 6:30.



 


CLUB NY



252 W. 43rd
St. (betw. B’way & 8th Ave.), 212-997-9510
. SAT:
PASAPORTE LATINO: See Friday plus house & classics in
VIP lounge; 10, $10-$20.



 


COUP



506 E. 6th St. (betw.
Aves. A & B), 212-979-2815
. THURS: BUTTERFLY: Queer
neighborhood bash feat. good music, garden & lounge with DJ Darryl plus
guests; 10, $3-$5.


 



DEMERARA



215 W. 28th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-643-1199
. SUN: TOGETHER IN SPIRIT:
Soul party with dance music from 70s & 80s by DJ Wil upstairs & Carolyn
& Glenn downstairs; 3-11 p.m., $12-$15.


 



DON HILLS



511 Greenwich St.
(Spring St.), 212-219-2850
. See also "Rock ’n’
Roll." FRI: GREEN DOOR: Legendary night returns
with dancing to rock, punk & glam; 11, $7-$10.


 



FRANK’S LOUNGE



660 Fulton St. (S.
Elliot St.), Bklyn., 718-726-1322
. FRI: BANG THE PARTY:
Three years & still running, E-man spins the deepest house plus guest DJs;
11, $5.


 



FUN



130 Madison St. (betw.
Pike & Market Sts.), 212-964-0303
. Open daily from 8 p.m.-4 a.m.,
no cover. FRI: CMJ NIGHT: With E. Moss, Lars Weiss, Takyua, Swingsett
& Lisa Shaw, Q-Burn’s Abstract Message & Cassidy, 9. SAT:
GOLDEN BOYS
: Digital lounge with Thomas, Eric & Holmar; 10. SUN:
TIP BUCKET: Industry gets dirty when the people who keep NYC in food
& drinks take a night off. Videos, DJs, dancing & games; 9. MON:
POGO: DJ John Selway & Miss Kittin host evening of new wave, electronica
& pop; 9, $5. TUES: THINK DIFFERENTLY: Zoya, Alina
& Shari spin r&b, classics & hiphop; 11. $10-$20.


 



GUERNICA



25 Ave. B (betw. 2nd
& 3rd Sts.), 212-674-0984
. WEDS: DOWN & DIRTY AT THE
G SPOT
: Last night for Andrew Lockheart’s progressive trance &
underground house party; 10, free. THURS: THIRD RAIL ELECTRIK:
Temple Records crew spins techno with Salmon & Flyverbom upstairs playing
house; 10, free. FRI: SLIPPERY: DJ Poole spins anything from Abba
to Kiss to Basement Jaxx & everything in between; 8. SAT: FUNKY
SENSATION
: Qool Marv & guests spin sexy soul downstairs with DJ Darren
& hiphop, house & garage upstairs; 8. MON: ROTATION: Junior
Sanchez holds court; 10, free.


 



HI-LIFE LOUNGE



1340 1st Ave. (72nd
St.), 212-249-3600
. THURS: SPEAKEASY NIGHT: Hustle,
swing & get your grove on as this underground 90s swing scene returns as
Lo-Fi Lee spins cha-cha & mambo tunes alongside live performance by Todd
Londagin; 10, free.


 



HUSH



17 W. 19th
St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-989-4874
.
FRI:
FUSHION: DJ Richie C gives you house, Latin & "classics,"
while DJs Ed Swift & Fish hold court in V.I.P. lounge with hiphop, r&b
& reggae, 10, $10-$20.


 



IZZY BAR



166 1st Ave. (betw.
10th & 11th Sts.), 212-228-0444
.


IZZY LOUNGE (UPSTAIRS):
WEDS: EN PLAXX: DJs Holmar, Pete Sunt & Steven Steel spin
deep house; 9:30, $5. THURS: FIZZ: DJ Troia & cool house;
10, $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD: DJ Marc B gets busy with funk,
dance & house music; 9:30, $5, free before 11. SAT: GET THE FUNK
IN
: DJ Ismael pres. funk, soul & Latin, 10, $5. SUN: OTODAMA:
DJ Toshi with triphop mixes; $5. MON: FEVER & SMOKE: Three
different house DJs inject the signifier with signification–UK, U.S. &
Canada; 9, $3. TUES: FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. funky house
w/DJ Gaby DershinV, $3.





IZZY LIVE (DOWNSTAIRS): WEDS: THE FIFTH MAN: DJ
Thomas D offers loungecore & house; 9:30, $5. THURS: SCUBBA DIVING:
Singer Sabina Sciubba & guests; $5. FRI: IT’S ALL GOOD:
Funk & soul w/Topaz & Anthony Mills; 9, $6. SAT: GET THE FUNK
IN
: Spaceship & The Mud Band; 10, $6. SUN: EMANCIPATED GROOVES:
Guests every week feat. Schleigo, Drive by Leslie; 11, $5. MON: FEVER
& SMOKE
: House music from around the western world; 9, $3. TUES:
FLUID: Bi-level dance party feat. progressive mix w/DJ G-O-V; $3.



 



LA BELLE EPOQUE



827 B’way (12th
St.), 212-254-6436
. THURS: LA RUMBA: Salsa music you can
dance to every Thursday; 7, $8.



 



LA LINEA



15 1st Ave. (Ave.
A), 212-777-1571
. WEDS: STAR 69: Baddest Bitch Productions
offers hiphop, soul & house with DJ Selly; call for time & price.



 


LA NOUVELLE JUSTINE



24 1st Ave. (betw.
1st & 2nd Sts.), 212-473-0516
. S&m cafe w/nightly
fetish & verbal-abuse shows. SAT: GLAM2001: Hostesses
Nikki Kane & Georgie Seville’s sexy glittery glam rock party with rock
’n’ roll karaoke & guest DJs; 12, $10, $5 w/invite.



 


LAVA LOUNGE



28 W. 20th St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-627-7867
. SAT: LAVA SATURDAYS:
DJ Repete spins house upstairs & DJ J.C. takes over in the Velvet Lounge
with hiphop, reggae & r&b; 10, $15-$20, $5 w/invite before 11.



 


LEI BAR



139 1/2 E. 7th St.
(betw. Aves. A & B), 212-420-9517
. SAT: TRICK:
DJ Miss Guy of the Toilet Boys spins rock, soul & punk plus Go-Go dancers;
11. $7.



 


LIMELIGHT



47 W. 20th St. (6th
Ave.), 212–807-7780
FRI:
GATECRASHER: And they’re
lips are sealed about tonight’s lineup at monthly shindig. Last month Scott
Bond, Paul Van Dyke & Matt Hardwick were on hand (are those stage names?);
10. SAT: MAIN INGREDIENT: Blue Davis hosts weekly hiphop party
with guest DJs. Tonight DJs Cajmere & Akira plus live performance by Green
Velvet; 10, $20-$15.



 


LUSH



110 Duane St. (betw.
Church St. & B’way), 212-766-1275
. TUES: INTOXICA:
Lo-Fi Lee spins jazz, lounge, swing, mambo & cha-cha. This week: Dean Martin
tribute; 8, free.


 



MOTOR CITY BAR



127 Ludlow St. (betw.
Rivington & Delancey Sts.), 212-358-1595
. SUN: MOTOR CITY’S
BURNIN’
: And Detroit rockers like the MC5 & the Stooges light the
match; 10, free.


 



NAKED LUNCH



17 Thompson St. (betw.
Canal & Grand Sts.), 212-343-0828
. TUES: SHARE LIBATIONS:
DJs Qool Marv & Vou Vou spin urban lounge, hiphop & world at chilled
out spot that’s more conducive to quality time than "being seen"
by the movers & shakers, drink specials 6-9, 917-309-6101 for info; 6-1
a.m., free.


 



NELL’S



246 W. 14th St. (betw.
7th & 8th Aves.), 212-675-1567, www.nells.com
WEDS: CUBANSOUL/WORLDBEAT
CAFE
: DJ Medina’s old school Cuban favorites with live performance
by CoCo Merenson; 9, $10; Worldbeat Cafe downstairs feat. DJ Elvira with Pure
Salsa, www.cubansoul.com for info; 9, $7-$10. MON: THERAPY: Rotating
DJs plus live comedy show; 6, $10.


 



NEVA



28 7th Ave. S. (Leroy
St.), 212-243-3166
. WEDS: PURE BUTTER WEDNESDAYS: Replaces
Cosmopolitan with DJ E-Love spinning hiphop, soul, funk & classics; 10:00,
free.


 



NIAGRA



112 Ave. A (7th St.),
212-420-9517
. TUES: BODY ROCK: DJ Mike B & Lizzy of
the Young Turks present an evening dedicated to the art of pop; 10, free.


 



NO MOORE



234 W. B’way
(N. Moore St.), 212-925-2901
. SAT: LA RUMBA: Live afro-Cuban
music, complete with free dance lessons. Live music at 10:30 & 12, lessons
at 8:30, $10.


 



NOWBAR



22 7th
Ave. S. (Leroy St.), 212-293-0323, www.glowgirl.com
THURS:
GLORYA WHOLESOME’S TRANNIE CHASER
: Glorya Wholesome & Gil’s
party for transsexuals, cross-dressers & their admirers attracts a well-heeled,
sophisticated crowd of the curious, the practiced & the merely voyeuristic.
Guest DJs spin a mix of house, disco, campy show tunes & anything else that
would make a drag queen squeal. Drag shows each week feat. creme-de-la-creme
of Glorya’s superstar friends incl. Siren LaVerne Cox & Paulina of
LIPS. This week: Gusty Winds & Ariel Sinclair; 9, $15-$20. FRI: GIL
T. PLEASURE’S FETISH PLANET
: Fetish party feat. live performances,
extreme fashions, guest DJs, themes every week & $100 prize for best dressed
in theme attire (1:30 a.m.). This week, "Whip It"; 10, $15-$20. SAT:
GLORYA WHOLESOME’S LIVING LEGENDS: Glorya Wholesome &
Gil’s party for transsexuals & cross-dressers feat. Tina Sparkles.
This week: Lindsay Blue; 10, $20, $15 for women & dressed trannies.


 



NV



289 Spring St. (Hudson
St.), 212-929-NVNV
. THURS: NVIOUS: DJ Ted Dillinger
spins old school hiphop downstairs, while Denny Tsettos turns out house music
on main floor, hosted by Artie, Joey & Damon, 212-252-3242 for more info;
10, $15-$20.


 



OHM



16 W. 22nd St. (betw.
5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-2000, www.ohmnyc.org
SAT:
NO LIMIT:
Hi-energy house & techno by Jared Scream & Sebastian, while Louie Passion
spins funk, soul & hiphop downstairs; 10.


 



OPALINE



85 Ave. A (betw. 5th
& 6th Aves.), 212-475-5050
. FRI: LA RUMBA: Cuban party
with live music by Son Mundano & guests; 9:30.


 



PARLAY LOUNGE



206 Ave. A (E. 13th
St.), 212-228-6231
. TUES: PULP FRICTION: DJ Cyber &
DJ Bigen host rock, pop & hiphop night; 10.


 



RAVEN CAFE



194 Ave. A (betw.
12th & 13th Sts.), 212-529-4712
. Always
free. WEDS: MURDER: Scrounge up your finest black duds
for some deathrock, punk, psychobilly & goth with DJs Charlie the Slut &
Professor Jef; 11:30. THURS: WELL SUSSED: The Who, Kinks &
Sam & Dave; 9. FRI: ROCK ’N’ ROLL HIGH SCHOOL:
Salute to everything 80s, from the Smiths to Grandmaster Flash; 10. SAT:
BOSS SOUNDS: Monthly ska/mod/reggae/soul night with DJ Marvelous Hagler
& Co.; 10. SUN: THE OTHER SIDE: DJ Jarek with goth, industrial
& new wave; 9. MON: HEAVY MANNERS MONDAYS: DJ’s Marvelous
Hagler, Johnny Metro, Agent Jay & Upsetter FC spin reggae & all of its
offshoots or antecedents–ska, rocksteady, roots rockers & dub; 9. TUES:
SINEMA 2000
: Nick Zedd’s videos & DJ Dandy’s sounds; 10, free.


 



REBAR



127 8th Ave. (16th
St.), 212-627-1680
. MON: LOCKER ROOM: The bitch
is back! Er…um…we mean the butch is back! DJs Carter & Relentless
spin dance music for go-go boys & men who love men; 9, $5. FRI: THE
REBIRTH
: DJ Arson spins hiphop, house, r&b & reggae plus gives guest
up & comers a shot. For drink specials or guest list call 212-252-CLUB;
10, $10-$5.


 



ROUTE 85A



85 Ave. A (betw. 6th
& 7th Sts.), 212-673-1775
. TUES: REWIND:
80s new wave, modern electro, old school, disco & "denim rock hair
hits"; 11, free.


 



ROXY



515 W. 18th
St. (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 212-645-5156
.
FRI: FRIDAY NIGHT PARTY: Salsa, merengue, house, reggae &
classics by DJ Ted "Smooth" & crew. This week’s special guests:
Hooverphonic & DJ Paul Stewart; 10, free.


 



SACI



135 W. 41st
St. (betw. 6th Ave. & B’way), 212-278-0988
. FRI:
SPOILED BRAT: Hosts of Candyland at Chaos & UKD Ventures, host party
that caters to NY’s entertainment folks, elitists & film buffs; 10.
SUN: PARFUM DE NUIT: Hiphop, classics, r&b, funk & you
plus free Finlandia vodka (at some point); 10, $10.


 



SAPPHIRE



249 Eldridge St. (betw.
Houston & Stanton Sts.), 212-777-5153, www.sapphirelounge.com
Half
priced drinks 7-10. WEDS: BARELY LEGAL: Shake it on the dance
floor as DJ Justin Johnson & 3PO spin electrified breaks & funky house;
10, $3. THURS: STRAIGHT UP: DJ E-Man spins hiphop, house,
classics & soul while downing multiple rounds of scotch & soda; 10,
$3. FRI: VARIETY: DJ Jazzy Nice pumps the crowd with house,
reggae, funk & classics; 10, $5. SAT: INFINITY: DJ
Seth K spins house, classics, old school, hiphop & Latin; $5. SUN: BOOM
BOOM ROOM
: DJ Don S starts the week right with dancing, drinking & "spinning
the mic that makes everyone happy;" 10, $.99. MON: SLEAZE FACTOR:
After-hours music at happy hour time. Deep house, breaks, tech-house &
all manner of beat-based dance music with residents Adam Goldstone, Peter Anthony,
DJ Brian, Ashley Warren, Rick Salzer, Darek Marin spin; 7, $5 incl. one drink.
TUES: TOUCH TUESDAYS: DJ Will Milton brings WNYU’s
"Candy Store" to Sapphire, hosted by Hector Cruz of House Nations;
10, $1 contrib.


 



SHINE



285 W. B’way
(Canal St.), 212-358-3580
. WEDS: GIANT STEP MONDAYS: Resident
Ron Trent w/African blues; 9, $12-$15.


 



SLIPPER ROOM



167 Orchard St. (Stanton
St.), 212-253-7246, www.slipperroom.com
SAT: MR. CHOAD’S
UPSTAIRS DOWNSTAIRS
: Burlesque. TUES: MURRAY & PENNY SHO