NYC: ‘Offline’ with Q-Tip @ Irving Plaza – Sep 22 + Live Mix from August Party

 

For September, the legendary Q-Tip will be hosting his uber poppin’ monthly party Offline on a Saturday! This week on September 22 join us for a supreme selection of funk, jazz, hip hop, salsa, and Latin records.

Last month, we had over a thousand people grooving into the night, including Jairobi, Just Blaze, DJ Cassidy, and Gabrielle Union. Before heading to this week’s party, might we humor you with the soundtrack for your pre-party bedroom dance party? Enjoy the mix from our August party below!

Enter our contest to win tickets to this Saturday’s party!

Event Details
Offline with Q-Tip
Saturday, September 22

Doors: 10:30 PM

Advance tickets: $20
Door tickets: $25
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Irving Plaza
17 Irving Place
New York, NY

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Giant Step Resident 48: Summertime

6By Mawuse Ziegbe

Monday morning I woke up in a rumpled tank top with my cell phone plastered onto the side of my face, an ache in my thighs, and vodka sloshing through my veins. This level of abject foolishness means only one thing: summertime! It’s July but for a lot of New Yorkers making do with a pittance of sunshine, summer has just only begun. But even through a completely soaked June, some of us kept our dispositions on the sunny tip like singer Miz Metro. She premiered her bubbly video “Trashion” – a montage of her flouncing about the LES – at her recent SOB’s mixtape release party. While her fussy outfits and re-purposed Metro Card accessories evoke a street artist/trustafarian trying to “find herself,” her music is actually warm and effortless. Toasty soul from zany white chicks is usually pretty fun.

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