A chance to dance to the music that I listened to as a teen? Now that I’m old and I don’t care who sees me dancing? At my favorite venue in town? You bet I’ll be there.
What: The Eighties New Wave Dance Party featuring the dynamic duo of DJs Julie Swanson and Brent Gardner, who were Blue Note Dance Party DJs in the 1980s.
Where: The Blue Note, 17 N. 9th St.
When: April 21st, with doors opening at 8:30 pm.
How: Admission is $5.
Why: The Eighties New Wave Dance Party is a great opportunity for people of the 80s generation to relive the fun times of their youth and a wonderful way for people of all ages to come together to celebrate some of the best dance music ever made. It’s going to be a blast!
==Info provided by Craig Dalrymple, chief instigator of the event and member of the Crusty Old Columbia Punks Facebook group, which is composed of surviving members of the local indie rock music scene of the 1980s.