Pin It

Jonathan Toubin's New York Night Train Soul Clap Dance Party 

Nightlife Highlights

click to enlarge Five Dollar Priest will play at the August 18 event.
  • Five Dollar Priest will play at the August 18 event.

August 18. It’s been a hell of a year for Jonathan Toubin. In December 2011, the DJ who’d rescued the city from techno/house music hell by spinning tough vintage soul and garage rock 45s at his popular New York Night Train happenings, was asleep in a Portland, Oregon, motel room when a taxicab crashed through the wall, pinning him underneath. But after several operations, numerous benefit events, and much physical therapy, Toubin returned to the decks in May, and now he’s bringing his Soul Clap Dance Party, featuring a live set by Five Dollar Priest (with Grasshopper of Mercury Rev) and a dance contest judged by yours truly and others, to BSP Lounge. (It’s Not Night: It’s Space rocks August 2; Team Love Records’ New Paltz compilation album release gets celebrated August 24.) 8pm. $5. Kingston. (845) 481-5158;

Speaking of...

  • The Soul Clap Dance Party comes to BSP this month.


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Readers also liked…

  • CD Review: Steel String Line

    The Acoustic Medicine Show's latest.
    • Oct 1, 2015
  • Making the Cut: Decora

    A more serious and committed Hudson Valley musical figure than Decora does not come to mind. Everything the 32-year-old does and says comes with a breathtaking level of locked-down, unwaveringly intense focus.
    • Nov 1, 2015

Hudson Valley Events

submit event

Black in White America

Mon., May 22, 6-8 p.m. — Q & A with Brigitte Freed to follow....

Meeting of End The New Jim Crow Action Network

Mon., May 22, 6-8 p.m. — ENJAN is a Hudson Valley network dedicated to fighting racist policies of...

View all of today's events

Latest in Music

Related to Music

  • The Moonlights Sunday Brunch
  • The Moonlights Sunday Brunch

    The Moonlights, a debut musical collaboration for families, is making the rounds at a series of live performances, including two of the upcoming Sunday Brunch at the Falcon in Marlboro.
    • Mar 20, 2017
  • Opera in Phoenicia Park
  • Opera in Phoenicia Park

    With its open-air format, where attendees picnic in the parks and watch the stars emerge during performances, and its $5 youth tickets, the Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice is the perfect place to share with children a love of music and theater, in a variety of styles.
    • Jul 25, 2016
  • More »

More by Peter Aaron

Hudson Valley Tweets