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UPCOMING EVENTS

 

EMPIRE SALON - Aug 2nd, 16th and 30th
We are thrilled to announce the return of our no-cover Saturday events at the EMPIRE HOTEL ROOFTOP on August 2nd, 16th and 30th... More info on bands and performers coming soon!



 

 

PAST EVENTS

Afterwork Jazz at Yotel
A weekly jazz party with no cover that featured a different band each week in May and June 2014.

July 4, 2014
THE LIBERTY BELLE EXTRAVAGANZA
One of NYC's largest Fourth of July parties. an unforgettable vintage Fourth of July celebration! We'll be lighting up one of NYC's hottest rooftop bars with the finest in live music, vintage entertainment, and raucous patriotic revelry! Join us as we celebrate America's birth with hot jazz, swing, and country; plus sizzling vaudeville, and burlesque in red, white, n' blue! Enjoy cocktails and more while lounging and dancing under the stars!

Friday, June 6, 2014
THE SALON: Summer Fling
Have a summer fling at the gorgeous PLAYERS CLUB, courtesy of THE SALON! Featuring a spectacular lineup of more than 30 performers, including 5 bands, for your lounging 'n dancing pleasure!

May 23, 2014
Frankie's Centennial Savoy Ball
Celebrating Frankie Manning's 100th birthday in style at the beautiful 1930's Edison Ballroom. Featured the 18 piece George Gee Orchestra, Jazz at Lincoln Center Youth Orchestra, Dandy Wellington and His Band; plus performances by Ryan Francois, Syncopated City and Queen of the Ball Dawn Hampton! Press from NY Times, Wall Street Journal, Fox 5 news and more. Co-produced with Zort Music.

May 18, 2014
New York Hot Jazz Festival
The 2nd annual Festival featuring 16 bands in 12 hours at the beautiful Players Club! Featuring traditional jazz with rising stars and established bands such as Bria Skonberg, The Hot Sardines, Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks, David Ostwald's Louis Armstrong Eternity Band, plus special guests Marilyn Maye, Catherine Russel, Brianna Thomas, and Wycliffe Gordon among many others. Press from NY Times, Wall Street Journal, Village Voice, Time Out NY, Downbeat Magazine, Fox 5 News, NY 1, and more. Co-produced with Zort Music. Co-produced with Michael Katsobashvili, and Bria Skonberg.

Saturday April 19, 2014
Salon à l'Empire
our new monthly party at the EMPIRE HOTEL ROOFTOP with NO COVER, no minimum, and a great happy hour! Featuring the Avalon Jazz Bandl, burlesque byMinx Arcana, DJ Elaine Silver, and the lovely Sydney Sunrise! Win a bottle of bubbly at Tassles n Tease Trivia!

Saturday March 15, 2014
Salon à l'Empire
our new monthly party at the EMPIRE HOTEL ROOFTOP with NO COVER, no minimum, and a great happy hour! Featuring Svetlana & the Delancey Fivel, burlesque byTansy, DJ VaVaVoon, and the lovely Sydney Sunrise! Win a bottle of bubbly at Tassles n Tease Trivia!

Fat Tuesday, March 4, 2014
SALON: Mardi Gras
The BIG EASY comes to the BIG APPLE on FAT TUESDAY at the historic Players Club.

Friday February 7, 2014 (5 - 10:30pm)
Salon à l'Empire
Our new monthly party at the EMPIRE HOTEL ROOFTOP with NO COVER, no minimum, and a great happy hour! Featuring the NEW ORLEANS SWAMP DONKEYS one of the hottest bands all the way from New Orleans, making a rare NY appeaerance! Plus burlesque by Hazel Honeysuckle, DJ VaVaVoon, and the lovely Miss Kacie Marie! Win a bottle of bubbly at Tassles n Tease Trivia!

Saturday January 11, 2014
Salon à l'Empire
our new monthly party at the EMPIRE HOTEL ROOFTOP with NO COVER, no minimum, and a great happy hour! Featuring Professor Cunningham and his Old School, burlesque by Calamity Chang, DJ VaVaVoon, and the lovely Miss Kacie Marie! Win a bottle of bubbly at Tassles n Tease Trivia!

December 30, 2013 - SOLD OUT!
SALON: New Years Eve Eve (video available)
6th annual New Year's Eve Eve - at The Players Club
Featuring George Gee Swing Orchestra, Queen Esther & the Hot Five, Ron Sunshine, Gelber & manning, and the Svetlana & the Delancey Five - plus the Minsky Sisters, Legs Malone, Calamity Chang, Dandy Wellington, Antique Phonograph DJ Mac, Benjamin Ickies, Sydney Sunrise, Miss Kacie Marie, and more at the beautiful and historic Players Club!

November 23, 2013
Salon à l'Empire
Our new monthly party with NO COVER at the EMPIRE HOTEL ROOFTOP, featuring Jessy Carolina and the Hot Mess, Medianoche, DJ Adam Lee, and Miss Kacie Marie.

October 27, 2013
SALON: Halloween Stomp
A musical haunted house at Mehanata featuring Dan Levinson's Hot Phantoms, Baby Soda Jazz Band, Puddles Pity Party, Hazel Honey Suckle, Cassandra Rosebeetle, Gal Fruday, DJ Voon, The Hade Window Tableau with with The Lillian Loraine Girls and Antique Phonograph DJ Mac. Plus the singing sirens Kathryn Allyn, Carole J. Bufford, Lianne Dobbs, Shana Farr, Lauren Fox, and Sigali.

Saturday, October 5, 2013
Salon à l'Empire
Debut of our a new monthly party at the EMPIRE HOTEL ROOFTOP, on the first Saturday of every month, with no cover or minimum! Featured the Red Hook Ramblers; burlesque by Hazel Honeysuckle, Legs Malone and Bettina May; DJ VaVaVoon, and Sydney Sunrise.

August 25, 2013 - SOLD OUT!
New York Hot Jazz Festival
Celebrating traditional jazz with rising stars and established bands - the festival will showcase the best talent of the Hot Jazz Renaissance sweeping the country. The festival was SOLD OUT!

July 10, 2013
FORBIDDEN CITY: Shanghai
A new event co-produced with George Gee, FORBIDDEN CITY take on a different city at each event at the world famous Copacabana. Featuring over 35 performers including GEORGE GEE SWING ORCHESTRA, THE GRAND STREET STOMPERS, GORDON WEBSTER SEXTET; plus MC Dandy Wellington, DJ VaVaVoon, DJ Adam Lee, pipa by Zhou Yi; burlesque by Calamit Y. Chang and Minx Arcana. Plus our GoGo Dancers and stage kittens Stella Chuu, Cheekie Lane, and Bitty Bamboo, and the lovely FORBIDDEN CITY GIRLS. Vintage Fashion Show by ALLURE ORIGINAL STYLES.

July 4, 2013
THE LIBERTY BELLE EXTRAVAGANZA
One of NYC's largest Fourth of July parties... tthis year on two rooftops (THE DL and EMPIRE HOTEL) with dozens of bands and performers, including a special co-promotion with Lincoln Center's MidSumemr Night Swing. Co-produced byThe Salon, Champagne Rio, and Wit's End.

June 11, 2013
SWINGING SUMMER SERENADE
featuring live music by Grammy nominee JC HOPKINS & HIS BIGGISH BAND. With guest vocalists: DEWITT FLEMING, HEATHER LITTEER, JANET LABELLE, MARTINA DASILVA, MOLLY RYAN, and SOPHIA URISTA. Plus DJ VaVaVoon, Master of Ceremonies Lee Chappell and burlesque by Miss Ekaterina and MsTickle.

February 12, 2013
THE SALON - Mardi Gras
featuring live music by The Grand Street Stompers, Baby Soda Jazz Band, Jesse Carolina and the Hot Mess; DJs Adam Lee, Stan and VaVaVoon; burlesque by Legs Malone, Gal Friday with Sydney Sunrise, Miss Kacie Marie and Raquel Reed. Hosted by Dandy Wellington and guest bartender Claudia Schumacher. Lingerie show by BRITTA USCHKAMP from Paris... and more at The DL.
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December 30, 2012
THE SALON - 5th annual New Year's Eve Eve
featuring George Gee Swing Orchestra, Queen Esther & the Hot Five, Ron Sunshine, Gelber & manning, and the Red Hook Ramblers - plus the Minsky Sisters, Medianoche, Hazel Honey Suckle, Dandy Wellington and more at The DL.

July 4, 2012
THE LIBERTY BELLE SPECTACULAR
Co-produced by Dances of Vice, The Salon ,Champagne Riot, and Wit's End.
Venue: Empire Hotel Rooftop

Friday, July 13, 2012
THE SALON
with The Hot Sardines, Gordon Webster Blues Quartet and Friday Night Blues.
Plus Medianoche, Hazel Honeysuckle, Dandy Wellington and more!
At REBEL NYC at 251 W30th St, NYC
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Thursday, June 14, 2012
THE SALON and ARTBATTLES
At REBEL NYC
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Friday, May 18, 2012
THE SALON: Silver Screen
At REBEL NYC
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December 30, 2011
THE SALON - New Year's Eve Eve
At the Copacabana on W47th St, NYC
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July 4, 2011
THE LIBERTY BELLE SPECTACULAR
Co-produced by Dances of Vice, The Salon ,Champagne Riot, and Wit's End.
Empire Hotel Rooftop - 44 West 63rd St, NYC
SOLD OUT - over 1,000 guests w/ extensive Press coverage! www.libertybellespectacular.com

Music by:
• GELBER & MANNING AND THE STAR
SPANGLED ORCHESTRA
• SUSQUEHANNA INDUSTRIAL TOOL & DIE CO
• THE MOONLIGHTERS

Scintillating Burlesque from:
• ANGIE PONTANI
• GAL FRIDAY
• JEZEBEL EXPRESS
• THE MAINE ATTRACTION
• MEDIANOCHE
• THE MINSKY SISTERS

Also featuring:
• MC DANDY WELLINGTON
• DJ ADAM LEE
• DJ SEIJI SATO (Rebel Night NYC)

Guest Bartender:
• FREDO CERASO

 

THE LOUNGE at The Edison Ballroom

Friday May 20th
• Matthew Piazzi & The Debonairs
• Grace Gotham - Humor's Favorite Temptress
• MC Dandy Wellington
• Primativa in Hi-Fi The Exotic Sounds of
DJs Jack Fetterman & Gina of the Jungle
• Fredo - Mixologist Crafted Cocktails

Friday May 13th
• Lapis Luna
• Angie Pontani - Reigning Queen of Burlesque
• MC Dandy Wellington
• DJ Effervescent
• Kenneth McCoy - mixologist

Friday April 15th
• J. Walter Hawkes Trio
• Veronica Varlow - Danger Dame
• MC Dandy Wellington
• Fredo - Mixologist Crafted Cocktails
• Primativa in Hi-Fi The Exotic Sounds of
DJs Jack Fetterman & Gina of the Jungle

Friday June 3rd
• Queen Esther & Her Lads of Joy
• Medianoche Burlesque
• MC Dandy Wellington
• DJ Gaylord Fields
• Fredo - Mixologist Crafted Cocktails

 

March 11, 2011
THE SALON at the Edison Ballroom
10th Anniversary / Celebrating Sinatra

Sinatra Band w/ Bucky Pizzarelli, Derek Smith, Jerry Bruno and Jimmie Young.
Harlem Rennaisance Orchestra; J. Walter Hawkes & Todd Londagin; Gelber & Manning; burlesque by Angie Pontani, The Pontani Sisters, and Grace Gotham; MC Dandy Wellington; DJs Ryan Swift, Gaylord Fields & Jack Fetterman.

 

December 30, 2010
THE SALON at Rebel NYC
NEW YEAR's EVE EVE
The George Gee Swing Orchestra w/Hilary Gardner and John Dokes, Queen Esther & the Hot Five, The Fried Bananas, The Minsky Sisters, burlesque by Miss Ruby Valentine and Legs Malone, MC Dandy Wellington, DJs Spencer Weisbond and Paolo Lanna (Swing Remix), guest mixlologist Eryn Reece and mixlologist Fredo.

 

July 4, 2010
LIBERTY BELLE SPECTACULAR
at the Empire Hotel
Gelber & Manning and the Star Spangled Orchestra w/Bob Leive, Susquehanna Industrial Tool & Die Co., MC Dandy Wellington, The Minsky Sisters, burlesque by Jezebel Express and Perle Noire and mixologist Fredo. Co-produced by Dances of Vice, Champagne Riot, The Salon and Wit's End. www.libertybellespectacular.com

 

December 30, 2009
THE SALON at The Player's Club
NEW YEAR's EVE EVE

George Gee’s Jump, Jivin' Wailers w/John Dokes & Hillary Gardner, Queen Esther & the Hot Five, Gelber & Manning, DJ Rikomatic, burlesque by Helen Pontani & Pandora and guest mixologist Eryn Reece. 10th Anniversary of the Piano Store.

 

October 9, 2009
THE SALON at The Players Club

Ron Sunshine and His Orchestra, DJ Effervescent, Legs Malone & the Minsky Sisters.

 

July 31, 2009
THE SALON at The Players Club

Harlem Renaissance Orchestra, DJ Swank, burlesque by Melody Sweets and mixologist Fredo.

 

January 17, 2009
THE SALON at Galapagos Art Space

J. Walter Hawkes Quintet, Freedom Haters, Moniker:Red, burlesque by Ruby Valentine
Weirdee Girl and mixologist Fredo.

 

October 30, 2008
THE SALON at Galapagos Art Space

JC Hopkins Biggish Band w/Kara Mosley, Dewitt Fleming Jr, Queen Esther and Todd Londagin, burlsque by Legs Malone and RunAround Sue, DJ Swank, VERGE – art show currated by Tiffany Hunold, and guest mixologist Giuseppe Gonzalez.

 

June 27, 2008
THE SALON at The Players Club

JC Hopkins Biggish Band w/Nicole Nelson and Jolie Holland, Jesse Gelber and Todd Londagin,
MC Mel Frye, burlesque by Jo Boobs and mixologist Fredo.

 

December 30, 2006
THE SALON at Salon NYC
NEW YEARS EVE EVE

Todd LondaginBIg Band, Cocktail Angst and DJ Chops.

 

July 22, 2006
THE SALON at Salon NYC

JC Hopkins Biggish Band w/Andromeda Turre, Vintage and mixologist Kevin Brown.

 

Salons from 2001 - 2006 at Patrick Soluri's apartment.

 

 

 

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