INDIE SLEAZE ANNOUNCES DATE WITH THE NIGHT: AN INDIE SLEAZE DANCE PARTY
IN PARTNERSHIP WITH
LAST GANG & MNRK MUSIC GROUP
AND POSI VIBEZ
INAUGURAL EVENT TO KICK OFF IN TORONTO ON NOVEMBER 30
WITH DJ SETS BY CHIPPY NONSTOP,
CADENCE WEAPON & INDIE SLEAZE ADMIN
SERIES TO FOLLOW IN MULTIPLE CITIES NEXT YEAR
“Meet ‘Indie Sleaze,’ the risqué aesthetic that might be making its way
back onto our online feeds.” - NYLON
“The era that gave us chillwave and extraordinarily tight jeans is back back back, thanks to a zeitgeisty Instagram account and a post-pandemic
lust for partying” - NME
“…as Gen Z begins to adopt Y2K aesthetics, indie sleaze has returned.” – SPIN
TORONTO, ON - November 9, 2022 - This past year, with support from the likes of SPIN, NYLON, NME, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Vogue, Thrillist and more, the seminal 2000s era of music and fashion was once again magnified and celebrated through the explosion of Instagram account, @IndieSleaze (109K+ followers).
To celebrate this cultural resurgence, Indie Sleaze announces Date With The Night - a dance party series that will take place will take place across multiple cities, beginning in Toronto this month.
In partnership with Last Gang Records / MNRK Music Group - who played an integral part in this era of music with a roster of Death From Above 1979, Metric, Chromeo, MSTRKRFT, and more - and along with Posi Vibez, the event will kick off on November 30 at Toronto's Dance Cave.
Featuring standout DJ performances by DJ/producer, Chippy Nonstop, and award-winning rapper, Cadence Weapon, along with a DJ set by Indie Sleaze herself, the night promises to bring the epic party scene of the mid-to-late aughts in to 2022.
DATE WITH THE NIGHT: AN INDIE SLEAZE DANCE PARTY
Date: November 30, 2022
Location: The Dance Cave (2nd floor of Lee's Palace)
Tickets: $5 leespalace.com/event/indie-sleaze-dance
DJ performances by: Chippy Nonstop, Cadence Weapon, Indie Sleaze
ABOUT INDIE SLEAZE
Indie Sleaze (a.k.a. Liv) is a writer, producer, and video editor based in Toronto, and is the creator of @IndieSleaze - a page that documents the decadence of the mid-late aughts and the indie sleaze party scene that died in 2012. Liv also hosts and produces the podcast, Date with the Night, where she interviews many artists and professionals from the music, film, and TV industry.
ABOUT LAST GANG:
Last Gang is a music company founded in 2003 and credited with launching the careers of Metric, Death From Above 1979, MSTRKRFT and more. The company is also well known for its work with Arkells, Stars, Keys N Krates, Mother Mother, Lights, and Chromeo. Last Gang is a MNRK Music Group company. www.lastgang.com
ABOUT MNRK MUSIC GROUP:
MNRK Music Group is one of the largest independent music companies in the world, with recording, music publishing, and management divisions operating in every major music market. MNRK is committed to discovering and guiding top music creators and artists and works with some of the greatest musical talent including The Lumineers and Pitbull, the music publishing catalog of Chuck Berry, plus premier music companies Dualtone Music Group and Last Gang. The company’s music department services Academy Award and Emmy Award-winning producers. Its catalog across divisions consists of 54,000 music tracks, including multiple GRAMMY winners and platinum-selling hits. www.mnrk.com