Sounds Like: Etta James, James Brown
Bio: Glamorous jazz chanteuses and gutsy blues shouters front Mark Boquist’s five to nine piece rhythm band as they explore an expanding book of Rock/Roll&Soul music ~ familiar and forgotten hits from the past and funky new originals. With songs from every side of the love equation, Empire Beats' ener... See Full BioMore Info
THE WASABASSCO 10TH ANNIVERSARY EXTRAVAGANZA The Advance Sale All Day-All Event Pass is now available for only $75 - giving you admission to all the shows, all the entertainment and all the excitement from afternoon to last call! On October 1st the All-Event Pass goes up to $100, so get yours now! Featuring: • The Opening Party: A space cantina cocktail brunch hosted by the ladies of Geek Girl Brunch • SPACE: The world-premier of a new scripted sci-fi striptease adventure by Nasty Canasta • The Spectacle Show: From the daring and artistic to the athletic and skillful: pole dance, aerial, acrobatics, and top-tier variety. Hosted by Sapphire Jones • RAWR! Burlesque: a beautiful and brainy original show by the queens of pop-culture burlesque Dangrrr Doll & Stella Chuu. • The Live Peepshow Photo Shoot: an intimate peek at boudoir photographer Ellen Stagg at work. • Music in the Frontier Room: 4 sets throughout the day from some of Wasabassco’s favorite bands and musicians • The Evening Events: 4 separate shows featuring our favorite performers from near and far, hosted by Wasabassco's masters of ceremony: Sydni Deveraux, GiGi La Femme, Nasty Canasta, and Doc Wasabassco, pulling out all the stops for a jaw-dropping celebration of a decade of Wasabassco • The After Party: featuring a full set by gypsy punk band Amour Obscur, plus late-night DJs and drinks Starring: Nasty Canasta, Sydni Deveraux, GiGi La Femme, Sapphire Jones, Evelyn Vinyl, Medianoche, Hazel Honeysuckle, Marlo Marquise, Peekaboo Pointe, Poison Ivory, Penny Wren, Stormy Leather, Gal Friday, Nina La Voix, Stella Chuu, Dangrrr Doll, Jenny C'Est Quoi, Perle Noire, Chris Harder, Mr. Gorgeous, Vikki Likkerish, Ludella Hahn, Kita St. Cyr, Magdalena Fox, BooBess, Lily Faye, Legs Malone, Trixie Little, Cherry Brown, Nicky Ninedoors, RAWR! Burlesque, Red Herring, Albert Cadabra, Chris McDaniel, Mala Morrigan, Amanda Whip, Mischief Molly, Michael Momentum, Dolly Debutante, Ellen Stagg, Stache Novak, Amour Obscur, Alex Battles & The Whisky Rebellion, The Gelber & Manning Band, Doc Wasabassco and more… IGNITE YOUR NIGHT. Wasabassco is world-renowned for its disarmingly sexy combination of contemporary striptease and top-tier variety. Bringing together retro-glam sophistication and a playful sense of humor, events are carefully curated to feature only the finest talent, an eclectic range of jaw-dropping acts that change nightly. “ONE of the TOP 10 Best Burlesque Shows in the World” -Travel Channel Wasabassco’s audience of influential trendsetters knows there never has to be a dull moment in NYC. These professionals and artists seek out new experiences that push their boundaries, impress their dates and one-up their friends and co-workers each Monday morning – experiences that Wasabassco has been providing since 2004.