The famous Goin’ Steady DJs celebrate 8 years of their grimy 1950s/60s RnB dance party at the Gladstone Hotel Ballroom.
Everyone’s favourite old-fashioned Toronto dance party, has reached a new landmark, celebrating 8 years since it first rocked the Boat in Kensington Market in July 2005.
Over the years the party’s impeccably curated selection of 40’s, 50’s and 60’s music has attracted a wide range of snappy dressers, raunchy dancers and rebellious rockers, reaching far beyond it’s niche audience to become a veritable institution in the indie club scene.
Expect all your favourite choones plus unknown treasures. Come twist, swim, stroll, swing and bop on over to the Ballroom.
We’re doing the loop-de-loop, the bird, the jerk, the monkey, the hammerlock, the bug, and of course the hand jive. Goin’ Steady mix CDs for best dressed and best dancers, plus the finest young ladies and lads in all of Toronto.
Goin’ Steady = Uptempo Doo Wop, Greasy RnB, Pre Soul Bangers, Surf, Twang, Country Boogie, Girl Groups, Rockabilly, Primitive Rock n Roll, Italo-Rock, Cambodian Swing, Bollywood, Latin Shakers, Joe Meek, and much much more.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to be on the $5 all-night guest list