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Best Dance Party

  • Basic NYC

    Sullivan Room, 218 Sullivan St., nr. W. 3rd St.;

    Several Saturdays a month at the Sullivan Room are all about the beats, with house-music devotees dressed in jeans and sneakers for maximum mobility and a dance floor that doesn’t start rolling until after 1 a.m. A clean sound system enhances the big bass-lines, hypnotic grooves, dubby tracks, and solid percussion favored by residents (and husband-and-wife team) Sleepy & Boo, who often close for big names like Derrick Carter, Satoshi Tomiie, and Green Velvet.

From the 2009 Best of New York issue of New York Magazine

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