Posted in music on May 30, 2006

MERCURY LOUNGE, NYC | MAY 28, 2006 (cred)
Johnny Beach's birthday party

The schedule for this past Sunday night (May 28, 2006) at Mercury Lounge reads "CLOSED FOR PRIVATE EVENT". The event in question was Mercury Lounge talent buyer Johnny Beach's annual birthday party. Magneta Lane came all the way from Canada to play the list-only show curated by Johnny himself. Set and Setting, Love as Laughter, Sam Champion, and one of Johnny's favorite New York bands Dirty on Purpose were also on the bill.

SAID ONE ANONYMOUS ATTENDEE
Real fun night involving numerous Beach shout outs, a cake in his face, a pinata filled with candy and glass mini-bottles of tequila that (duh) mostly shattered on the ground. The show closed with a set of covers by Noah and Ryan from Sam Champion, Matt from Rana/King of France, and a guy from Love as Laughter. No Sam Champion set.

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Comments (6)

ok, those tequila bottles were plastic. I'm not that stupid.

Posted by Anonymous | May 30, 2006 10:16 AM

ok, those tequila bottles were plastic. I'm not that stupid.

Posted by Anonymous | May 30, 2006 10:17 AM

whatever they were, they broke when they struck the ground.

Posted by Anonymous | May 30, 2006 10:28 AM

The "guy from Love As Laughter" was Andy from the Comas, who also plays bass in Love As Laughter.

Posted by Anonymous | May 30, 2006 12:08 PM

The "guy from Love As Laughter" was Andy from the Comas, who also plays bass in Love As Laughter.

Posted by merida Gorman | May 30, 2006 12:09 PM

Canada to play the list-only show curated.

Posted by fggh | November 6, 2009 3:11 AM

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