If you are looking for a good time on New Year’s Eve (relax, not that kind of good time!) and you happen to be in LA you might want to check out The Birth of Cool. Check out these details:
THE BIRTH OF THE COOL NEW YEAR’S EVE ALLNIGHTER
Friday Dec. 31st 9pm-6am
– – Free champagne and party favors at midnight
– – 2 huge rooms with a 1000 person capacity
– – 6 Bathrooms
– – Outside smoking area
– – Secured Scooter Parking
– – Open til 6am!
– – Filmed and rebroadcasted on the Web!
5 of the very best Garage, Power Pop, Soul and Psych BANDS Performing live on stage!
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15 of the best Soul, Garage, Power Pop and Mod DJ’s spinning the best of all things stompin, hip n cool!
Featuring the bands:
THE MORLOCKS One of the most electrifying bands in LA will be dropping an unforgettable set that should be nothing less then amazing! Come see Leighton and the boys deliver a New Year’s Eve performance that will last way into 2005!
THE MOJO FILTERS The Mojo’s sound is comprised of early 60’s R&B, soul and garage textured with a modern feel. Curtis Mayfield, Small Faces, The Yardbirds, Otis Redding: these bands are but a few of the influences that can be heard in the Mojo Filters.
TH’ LOSIN’ STREAKS One of N. Cal. most talked about bands make the trip south for Birth Of The Cool! Th’ Losin’ Streaks are like a Garage Rock supergroup featuring members of the Trouble Makers, Sunshine Smile, Daisy Spot and Black Dahilas!
THE LOST AND FOUND The Lost & Found play sunshine pop that’s not afraid to be moody and reflective and the Beatle-esque melodies seethe with the same brash delivery as the Jam. This is a must see band for sure!
SILVER SUNSHINE From San Diego come Silver Sunshine with a sound that can best be described as a schizophrenic blend of dark freak pop that will flow effortlessly right through you! Don’t miss this innovative band with a sound that is oh so original!
And the DJs:
DORIAN (Transistor) A driving force behind the bi-monthy Thursday night sensation, Transistor, Dorian knows everything about all things mod and expect to hear just that!
CHRIS GRIFFITHS (Transistor) Chris is known for his deep collection of 60’s gems and without doubt will be setting the mood into the late hours for one New Years Eve party that shall be remembered for years to come!
SUE DAVIS (Fuzz Club, TX) Sue has an impeccable collection of 70’s Power Pop, Garage, Beat, Bubblegum and Soul and with a collection as extensive as hers you can be sure your gonna hear nothing but the best while she’s behind the tables!
DAN ELECTRO ( Club Au Go Go) Dan Electro is the co-founder of the popular Club Au Go Go monthly and has an impressive collection of 60’s Garage and Soul that always ensures maximum floor response when he’s on the decks!
GEORGE RODRIGUEZ (Angel City Soul Club) George was the co-founder of the Angel City Soul monthly and has one of the deepest soul collections in the city and always has the floor packed with his deep knowledge of all things that make you move!
SOULSHAKER (The Bullet) Bullet creator Soulshaker will light up the floor with all things stomping and crackin’ with nothing but top shelf northern movers and 60’s power pop shakers to keep you grooving non-stop!
TAMI (Petrol) Tami is a full on aficionado of all things power pop from 1965 – 1982 so you can be sure with knowledge like this and her absolute pure talent behind the tables, everyone will be on the dance floor guaranteed!
ANDY COBB (The Bullet) One of The Bullets favorite DJ’s will bring his sound to Birth Of The Cool with his brilliant sets that fuse just enough soul and funk to create a sound all his own! Get ready for a peak hour set that will be full on soul funk magic!
RILEY MORE (BFD, The Bullet) Riley has always delivered on every occasion and if you have not heard this girl spin then be prepared to hear nothing but super solid floor moving stompers that will make it nearly impossible for you to get off the dance floor!
MR. SOUL SATISFACTION (Vegas Shuffle) This man is a huge collector of Northern Soul & Funk 45’s (Late 60s, early 70s) and has one of the best collections around and we got him for Birth Of The Cool!
LEE JOESEPH (Dionysus Records, Vegas Rockaround) What a special treat is to have this man on board for Birth Of The Cool! Lee has what it takes to give you all you want when it comes to spinning the best British beat, Freakbeat, Psych, mod and Britpop!
MIKE STAX AND ANJA STAX (The Loons, Hipsters, SD) Mike is an Ex-Member of the legendary Tell Tale Hearts and lead singer of The Loons. He makes the trip up from San Diego for a rare LA DJ set along with Anja, who is the Club Founder of Hipsters in San Diego. This is a rare appearance you don’t want to miss!
DJ POWDER(Transistor, Definitley Maybe) How can New Years be complete without DJ Powder schooling us all with his wicked selections of nothing but the best when it comes to being everything hip & everything cool!
JASON RINGGOLD (The New Untouchables, SF) Jason is one of the founding memebers of SF’s The New Untouchables and The Birth Of the Cool couldn’t ask for a better representation from the north as Jason will delight us all with nothing but pure crackin’ ultra mod gems!
Full Bar w/ID – 18/over – $20 2619 East 8th St., LA CA 90023
Sounds amazing. Check out their website for all the details.