Line-up /Deryck Todd, DJ Pierce Jackson, Valissa Yoe, DSO, Paisley Dalton, Jimmy Beats
Back by popular demand, nightlife impresario Deryck Todd presents the Fall 2012 installment of BowieBall: celebrating the apex of electric excess— BowieBall pays homage to the definitive rock icon: David Bowie, in an anything-goes charity extravaganza bringing together the best in music, art, fashion, and entertainment.
Notorious door persona Michael Huarachi will tap in the in crowd at hot spot Le Poisson Rouge in the heart of the West Village. Following to rock who rolls in, New York’s hottest DJ’s Pierce Jackson (Paper Magazine), Valissa Yoe (Le Bain), and DSO (Cheryl) will spin exclusive Bowie smashups in the gallery bar while Paisley Dalton (My Chiffon Is Wet), Bill Coleman (Peace Bisquit) and Jimmy Beats spin in the main room. Host former Fischerspooner frontman Casey Spooner, nail artist Simcha, designer Scooter LaForge and gender bending Markko Donto (Wolf Party) will shimmer in the glitteratti for resident Sirius Radio photographer Maro Hagopian.
Backed by a live band headed by Blondie’s frontman Matt Katz-Bohen, we’ll churn out star- studded Bowie classics with performers hipsteratti Andrew Watt, Southern chanteuse Amber Martin, Mystery of a Claywoman’s Michael Cavadias, dark pop king Kayvon Zand and operatic diva Nicole Aiossa. Burlesque beauties include the gender bending Faux Pas, the curvacious Julie Atlas Muz and pop sadist Machine Dazzle who will strut their stuff to pure original stardust songs.
No need to worry about your vermillion mullet as we’ll have hair overs, starbolt make up make overs & costume contest give-aways sponsored by MAC Cosmetics. An attention-grabbing outfit will win a gift certificate and a some special giveaways in our star studded costume contest, judged by a very special surprise guest.
Notorious for turning out those that are wild enough to be in the downtown underground, BowieBall is heralded as the “it affair” by NY Times with attendees like Mick Rock, Debbie Harry and Chloe Sevigny. Let your inner lightening bolt strike at BowieBall, the only exclusive New York nightlife event covering yourself in glitter’s golden years.
DRESS CODE: Knitted Jumpsuits, Warholian Dandies & Jareth ‘Babe With The Power’ Realness