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Ladies you better break out those party dresses!! Tacky PROM 2014 is a benefit party. We want to raise money for disadvantage women to supply them with professional clothing. We feel that this is a very important opportunity to give back to women who so desperately want to make life better for themselves and families but are held back simply because they lack the proper clothes. There will be a PROM court, PROM King and Queen, Lots of picture taking, dancing and amazing bands!!!! The lineup so far includes: 7:30-TBD 8:30-Ben Kogan Band 9:30- DJ LongArms 10:30-Watermelon http://watermelonlove.com/ 12:00-TBD Doors open at 7:00pm. Tickets will be available through Ticketfly.
The A/V Project : AUDIO+VISUAL [10/10] // Wix Lounge // NYC Urban Arts collective, balloonUP and Brooklyn/DC based rock band, Watermelon are hosting a collaborative arts event at the @WixLounge (www.wixlounge.com) in NYC on Thursday, October 10th. The purpose of the event is to unite live music and visual artists under one collective presentation called, The A/V Project (also known as, The Audio/Visual Project). The A/V Project will feature live musical performances and showcase art installations by up and coming visual artists. The event will also serve to celebrate the launch of the NEW balloonUPblog.com, designed and published using Wix.com. Thursday October 10th at the Wix Lounge (235 West 23rd Street | 8th floor) 6pm - 9pm // FREE ADMISSION (100 max occupancy) RSVP : balloonUPmedia@gmail.com LIVE PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE: 6pm - LongArms 7pm - GrandLux (Kuf Knotz & DJ GoldenSpiral) 7:15 - MH the Verb & friends. 8pm - Kwame Darko 8:15 - Watermelon FEATURED VISUAL ARTIST: Paul Zepeda // Ursula Mur // Joseph Meloy // D.S. Kinsel CROC MODE: Visual Booth Visuals by Noosh Guy UnderOneDances performs #TweetDance SPONSORED BY: Grolsch Beer // Wix.com // Glass Canon Films
Watermelon will bring down the house following an opening performance by Albino Rhino to warm up the crowd.
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Bio: Watermelon is a Funk Rock band stationed in New York City. The band's unique sound is formed from the dynamic interplay of two singers and a driving power trio, producing a sound that has been called raucous rock 'n' roll with a punch of funk and undertones of hip hop. While the band's spirit can...See Full Bio
“Looking for the next MGMT? Watermelon’s neon funk blends classic New York noise like ESG with dynamic call-and-response male/female vocal interplay. The result is Anthony Kiedis falling off the wagon with David Byrne backstage at CBGB in ‘77 before heading over to Max’s for a serious dance party. The pulsing wah-wah guitar of “Go” leaves no questions: Watermelon are here, and they’re ready to get you sweatier than a Le Tigre dance party and a nose full of candy.”