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Go island-hopping at sultry-vibed Bembe, which is as easy-skanking as things get in angular Billyburg. On Thursdays, DJ Captain Planet and guests take you back to your parents' bumping parties, with old-school salsa, Afro-cuban jazz and horn-laden Latin funk shimmying through the speakers.
For one night, though, you could be forgiven for mixing up the two. Ennio Morricone, the genius behind the best spaghetti western music ever composed will unite rock snobs, cineastes, Italophiles, and maybe even a few classical music aficionados when he takes baton in hand to lead a full orchestra through his sulfurous repertoire. More »