Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!
Sep
20
10:00 PM22:00

Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!

DJ Efsharp and Cyclist serve up the sweetest soulful, refreshing and uplifting Disco in one of the best sounding rooms in the city. A warm welcome from Cynthia at the door and go find your friends on the dance floor.

10pm til 1975 - Click "Find Tickets" above to sign up for our limited gueslist!

You'll hear: Sylvester, Teddy Pendergrass, Gwen McCrae, Patrick Adams, Prince, Loleatta Holloway, Leroy Burgess, Chaka Khan, Evelyn "Champagne" King, Kano, Arthur Russell, Gino Soccio, Patti Labelle, Aretha Franklin, Fatback Band, Change, GQ, Rinder & Lewis, Debbie Jacobs, Ashford & Simpson, Betty Wright, Norma Jean Wright, Cheryl Lynn, Diana Ross, Chic, Sharon Redd, Melba Moore, Manu Dibango, Kool & The Gang, Shalamar, Salsoul Orchestra, Cerrone, Bohannon, Brainstorm, Patrice Rushen, Stevie Wonder, Roy Ayers ... and deep cuts you may not know!

10pm - $10

https://www.facebook.com/events/2309581232430808

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It's All Good 90's Music Video Dance Party!
Sep
21
9:30 PM21:30

It's All Good 90's Music Video Dance Party!

On Saturday September 21st, It's All Good 90's music video dance party is back at The Piston, 937 Bloor Street West.
Join resident VJs, DJ General Eclectic and DJ Mike Luke as they take you back to the 90's decade!
From Biggie to Björk, Nirvana to No Doubt, Destiny's Child to Daft Punk, TLC to A.T.C.Q., Eminem to En Vogue, Mariah Carey to Massive Attack, Portishead to Pavement, Spice Girls to Stereolab & much more!
Free before 9:30 pm!
Going 'til 2:30am
First come, first serve. No advanced tickets. Get there early to avoid the line!

https://www.facebook.com/events/496241207817840/

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Juicebox Dance Party
Sep
28
10:00 PM22:00

Juicebox Dance Party

Got the back to school blues? Time to dance 'em away at Juicebox!

Babs and Jorge spin vinyl! You'll hear: The Strokes, David Bowie, Pulp, The Stooges, LCD Soundsystem, Bloc Party, The Human League, Joy Division, Holy Ghost, Glass Candy, The Fratellis, The Buzzcocks, ABC, Air, The Specials, Le Tigre, Belle & Sebastian, Supergrass, The Clash, Blur, Roxy Music, The Modern Lovers, Orange Juice, Gorillaz, Scissor Sisters, Operators, Broadcast, Franz Ferdinand, PIL, Ladytron, The Drums, Robyn, The Charlatans, Pond, Chromeo, CSS, Goldfrapp, Kasabian, Snapped Ankles, The Undertones, The Ramones, The Sounds, Super Furry Animals, St. Etienne, Tahiti 80, Little Dragon, Weezer, Interpol, Madness, Phoenix, Arcade Fire, Happy Mondays, The Stone Roses, The Cure, Kasabian, Cut Copy, The Gossip, The Rapture, Blondie, The Jam, The Dandy Warhols,The Jesus And Mary Chain, DFA 1979, Arctic Monkeys, Yacht, Royksopp, Midnight Juggernauts, Tame Impala, Kraftwerk, Craft Spells, Stereolab, Suicide, The Smiths, Grimes, The Horrors, Temples, Thee Oh Sees, The Black Lips, Simple Minds, New Order and on and on...

Check out our page and subscribe to our events...
https://www.facebook.com/juiceboxdanceparty/?

Sponsored by:
Kops Records
https://www.facebook.com/kopsrecords/hc_ref=SEARCH&fref=nf

Be sure to get there early to avoid lineups!
Got Requests? Drop them in the Event discussion and we'll play 'em if we can...


https://www.facebook.com/events/2416589648598115/

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Indie Night presents: "Everyone's Planet" Launch Show - Taylor Abrahamse & Special Guests
Oct
1
8:30 PM20:30

Indie Night presents: "Everyone's Planet" Launch Show - Taylor Abrahamse & Special Guests

Taylor Abrahamse & Everyone's Human proudly presents a special concert, announcing a new initiative to fight man-made climate change, and foster individual & societal accountability to ensure this world will be everyone's planet for generations to come.

This show will feature sets from Taylor Abrahamse, David Morrison & JOSEPHINE LEONE !

The artists:
www.instagram.com/taylorehofficial
www.instagram.com/davemomusic/
www.instagram.com/josephineleone.band

JOSEPHINE LEONE (Ottawa Scrunge Rock)
Currently touring the release of their new album "Gold In The Fire" ~ JΘSΞPHINΞ LEΦNE pulls their influence from bands like Nirvana, Sublime, and The Black Keys with a little funk thrown in the mix. They best describe their sound as Scrunge Rock: gritty vocals, deep swampy grooves and fuzzy riffs ~ just the right spice to bring the dead back to life!
Website: http://www.josephineleone.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/josephineleonemusic/
Instagram: www.instagram.com/josephineleone.band
Bandcamp: https://josephineleone.bandcamp.com

PWYWant at the door...
Select proceeds will go towards future Everyone's Planet initiatives.

https://www.facebook.com/events/475424256344667/

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Neon Bloom/ALLO/JAD/The 57
Oct
24
7:00 PM19:00

Indie Night- Tuesdays!
Sep
17
9:00 PM21:00

Indie Night- Tuesdays!

Live music every Tuesday sponsored by Long & McQuade and Steamwhistle Brewery. This week featuring Ciara/Leah (doors at 8pm, music starts at 8:30, no cover until 9:30 (it's pwyc). Then, starting at 9:30, there will be a $5 cover at the door for the following acts: Sarah Webber Band, The Isac Brother Experience and Rachel Bobbitt Band. Steamwhistle pints $5.75.


https://www.facebook.com/events/2671531999537522/

https://www.facebook.com/indienightto/

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Synthesexer
Sep
14
10:00 PM22:00

Synthesexer

❤️ LET'S TALK ABOUT SIX BABY ❤️

We are turning six years old! Can you believe?! Join us on September 14th as we celebrate half a dozen years as Toronto's synthesexiest sexy synthy alternative electro dance party.

Come, if you already love us and/or you like this kind of thing:
HERCULES & LOVE AFFAIR, GLASS CANDY, TIGA, RÖYKSOPP, ROBYN, M.I.A., YAEJI, PEACHES, DAFT PUNK, TODD TERJE, NANCY WHANG, SYLVESTER, PET SHOP BOYS, SHAMIR, LADY GAGA, DONNA SUMMER, DISCLOSURE, THE JUAN MACLEAN, MISSY ELLIOTT, THE KNIFE

***ELECTRO-POP, INDIE DANCE, HOUSE, SYNTHY HIP-HOP,
HI-NRG, ITALO DISCO, ELECTROCLASH, SYNTH-POP, NEW WAVE, EURODANCE, ALL SUPER SEXY***

https://www.facebook.com/events/686279635150092

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Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!
Sep
13
10:00 PM22:00

Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!

DJ Efsharp and Cyclist serve up the sweetest soulful, refreshing and uplifting Disco in one of the best sounding rooms in the city. A warm welcome from Cynthia at the door and go find your friends on the dance floor.

10pm til 1975 - Click "Find Tickets" above to sign up for our limited gueslist!

You'll hear: Sylvester, Teddy Pendergrass, Gwen McCrae, Patrick Adams, Prince, Loleatta Holloway, Leroy Burgess, Chaka Khan, Evelyn "Champagne" King, Kano, Arthur Russell, Gino Soccio, Patti Labelle, Aretha Franklin, Fatback Band, Change, GQ, Rinder & Lewis, Debbie Jacobs, Ashford & Simpson, Betty Wright, Norma Jean Wright, Cheryl Lynn, Diana Ross, Chic, Sharon Redd, Melba Moore, Manu Dibango, Kool & The Gang, Shalamar, Salsoul Orchestra, Cerrone, Bohannon, Brainstorm, Patrice Rushen, Stevie Wonder, Roy Ayers ... and deep cuts you may not know!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2309581232430808

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Comedy for Dummies - Back 2 Kewl edish
Sep
7
6:00 PM18:00

Comedy for Dummies - Back 2 Kewl edish

The Comedy for Dummies is back September 7th with a lineup so hot you'll think it's still the middle of summer:

Tracy Hamilton
Everardo Ramirez
Yumi Nagashima
Chris Robinson
and headliner Arthur Simeon (Just for Laughs, CBC, Comedy Network)

And filling in for your regular host Carolina DG: Elisabeth Bailey

Plus we’ll have a few lotto spots to keep things spicy.

Admission is PWYC.

And heads up that The Piston IS a wheelchair accessible venue!

https://www.facebook.com/events/389081381811241/

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Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!
Sep
6
10:00 PM22:00

Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!

DJ Efsharp and Cyclist serve up the sweetest soulful, refreshing and uplifting Disco in one of the best sounding rooms in the city. A warm welcome from Cynthia at the door and go find your friends on the dance floor.

10pm til 1975 - Click "Find Tickets" above to sign up for our limited gueslist!

You'll hear: Sylvester, Teddy Pendergrass, Gwen McCrae, Patrick Adams, Prince, Loleatta Holloway, Leroy Burgess, Chaka Khan, Evelyn "Champagne" King, Kano, Arthur Russell, Gino Soccio, Patti Labelle, Aretha Franklin, Fatback Band, Change, GQ, Rinder & Lewis, Debbie Jacobs, Ashford & Simpson, Betty Wright, Norma Jean Wright, Cheryl Lynn, Diana Ross, Chic, Sharon Redd, Melba Moore, Manu Dibango, Kool & The Gang, Shalamar, Salsoul Orchestra, Cerrone, Bohannon, Brainstorm, Patrice Rushen, Stevie Wonder, Roy Ayers ... and deep cuts you may not know!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2119495474772719/?event_time_id=2309581222430809

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Juicebox Dance Party!
Aug
31
10:00 PM22:00

Juicebox Dance Party!

You'll hear: The Strokes, David Bowie, Pulp, The Stooges, LCD Soundsystem, Bloc Party, The Human League, Joy Division, Holy Ghost, Glass Candy, The Fratellis, The Buzzcocks, ABC, Air, The Specials, Le Tigre, Belle & Sebastian, Supergrass, The Clash, Blur, Roxy Music, The Modern Lovers, Orange Juice, Gorillaz, Scissor Sisters, Operators, Broadcast, Franz Ferdinand, PIL, Ladytron, The Drums, Robyn, The Charlatans, Pond, Chromeo, CSS, Goldfrapp, Kasabian, Snapped Ankles, The Undertones, The Ramones, The Sounds, Super Furry Animals, St. Etienne, Tahiti 80, Little Dragon, Weezer, Interpol, Madness, Phoenix, Arcade Fire, Happy Mondays, The Stone Roses, The Cure, Kasabian, Cut Copy, The Gossip, The Rapture, Blondie, The Jam, The Dandy Warhols,The Jesus And Mary Chain, DFA 1979, Arctic Monkeys, Yacht, Royksopp, Midnight Juggernauts, Tame Impala, Kraftwerk, Craft Spells, Stereolab, Suicide, The Smiths, Grimes, The Horrors, Temples, Thee Oh Sees, The Black Lips, Simple Minds, New Order and on and on...

Check out our page and subscribe to our events...
https://www.facebook.com/juiceboxdanceparty/?

Sponsored by:
Kops Records
https://www.facebook.com/kopsrecords/hc_ref=SEARCH&fref=nf

Be sure to get there early to avoid lineups!
Got Requests? Drop them in the Event discussion and we'll play 'em if we can...

$10 - 10pm - 19+

https://www.facebook.com/events/703878363387119

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Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!
Aug
30
10:00 PM22:00

Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!

DJ Efsharp and Cyclist serve up the sweetest soulful, refreshing and uplifting Disco in one of the best sounding rooms in the city. A warm welcome from Cynthia at the door and go find your friends on the dance floor.

10pm til 1975 - Click "Find Tickets" above to sign up for our limited gueslist!

You'll hear: Sylvester, Teddy Pendergrass, Gwen McCrae, Patrick Adams, Prince, Loleatta Holloway, Leroy Burgess, Chaka Khan, Evelyn "Champagne" King, Kano, Arthur Russell, Gino Soccio, Patti Labelle, Aretha Franklin, Fatback Band, Change, GQ, Rinder & Lewis, Debbie Jacobs, Ashford & Simpson, Betty Wright, Norma Jean Wright, Cheryl Lynn, Diana Ross, Chic, Sharon Redd, Melba Moore, Manu Dibango, Kool & The Gang, Shalamar, Salsoul Orchestra, Cerrone, Bohannon, Brainstorm, Patrice Rushen, Stevie Wonder, Roy Ayers ... and deep cuts you may not know!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2309581225764142

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Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!
Aug
23
10:00 PM22:00

Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!

DJ Efsharp and Cyclist serve up the sweetest soulful, refreshing and uplifting Disco in one of the best sounding rooms in the city. A warm welcome from Cynthia at the door and go find your friends on the dance floor.

10pm til 1975 - Click "Find Tickets" above to sign up for our limited gueslist!

You'll hear: Sylvester, Teddy Pendergrass, Gwen McCrae, Patrick Adams, Prince, Loleatta Holloway, Leroy Burgess, Chaka Khan, Evelyn "Champagne" King, Kano, Arthur Russell, Gino Soccio, Patti Labelle, Aretha Franklin, Fatback Band, Change, GQ, Rinder & Lewis, Debbie Jacobs, Ashford & Simpson, Betty Wright, Norma Jean Wright, Cheryl Lynn, Diana Ross, Chic, Sharon Redd, Melba Moore, Manu Dibango, Kool & The Gang, Shalamar, Salsoul Orchestra, Cerrone, Bohannon, Brainstorm, Patrice Rushen, Stevie Wonder, Roy Ayers ... and deep cuts you may not know!


https://www.facebook.com/events/2309581229097475

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Tom Waits Fundraiser
Aug
22
8:00 PM20:00

Tom Waits Fundraiser

splintergrouptheatrecompany
Coming up THURSDAY, AUGUST 22ND! Splinter Group Theatre Company's Inaugural Fundraiser! We're doing a Tom Waits themed night! Never needs winding! Come one, come all to The Piston (937 Bloor St W) to see some of your favourite Tom Waits songs performed by some of the best people in the whole wide world! #splintergrouptheatrecompany #lauratremblay #andytridthardt #ritadottor #local164 #theyoungerbrothers #travismurphy #thepistontoronto #woyzeck #bringtomtotoronto

https://www.facebook.com/events/2374006842874968/

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It's All Good 90's Music Video Dance Party!
Aug
17
9:30 PM21:30

It's All Good 90's Music Video Dance Party!

On Saturday August 17th, It's All Good 90's music video dance party is back at The Piston, 937 Bloor Street West.
Join resident VJ, DJ General Eclectic and DJ Mike Luke as they take you back to the 90's decade!
From Biggie to Björk, Nirvana to No Doubt, Destiny's Child to Daft Punk, TLC to A.T.C.Q., Eminem to En Vogue, Mariah Carey to Massive Attack, Portishead to Pavement, Spice Girls to Stereolab & much more!
Free before 9:30 pm!
Going 'til 2:30am
First come, first serve. No advanced tickets. Get there early to avoid the line!
https://www.facebook.com/events/2434801776599489

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Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!
Aug
16
10:00 PM22:00

Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!

DJ Efsharp and Cyclist serve up the sweetest soulful, refreshing and uplifting Disco in one of the best sounding rooms in the city. A warm welcome from Cynthia at the door and go find your friends on the dance floor.

10pm til 1975 - Click "Find Tickets" above to sign up for our limited gueslist!

You'll hear: Sylvester, Teddy Pendergrass, Gwen McCrae, Patrick Adams, Prince, Loleatta Holloway, Leroy Burgess, Chaka Khan, Evelyn "Champagne" King, Kano, Arthur Russell, Gino Soccio, Patti Labelle, Aretha Franklin, Fatback Band, Change, GQ, Rinder & Lewis, Debbie Jacobs, Ashford & Simpson, Betty Wright, Norma Jean Wright, Cheryl Lynn, Diana Ross, Chic, Sharon Redd, Melba Moore, Manu Dibango, Kool & The Gang, Shalamar, Salsoul Orchestra, Cerrone, Bohannon, Brainstorm, Patrice Rushen, Stevie Wonder, Roy Ayers ... and deep cuts you may not know!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2119495474772719

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Synthesexer
Aug
10
10:00 PM22:00

Synthesexer

Synthesexer is Toronto's synthesexiest sexy synthy alternative electro dance party. $10 cover.

Come, if you like this kind of thing:
HERCULES & LOVE AFFAIR, GLASS CANDY, TIGA, RÖYKSOPP, ROBYN, M.I.A., YAEJI, PEACHES, DAFT PUNK, TODD TERJE, NANCY WHANG, SYLVESTER, PET SHOP BOYS, SHAMIR, LADY GAGA, DONNA SUMMER, DISCLOSURE, THE JUAN MACLEAN, MISSY ELLIOTT, THE KNIFE

IMPORTANT: Respect for consent and diversity is Synthesexer law. Any contravention of these (and related) laws is punishable by shaming followed by expulsion from the party (and therefore, no fun or sexytimes).

The Piston is an accessible space. The bar has no stairs at the door, and a main floor washroom (that is also gender-neutral).

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Synthesexer happens at The Piston on the second Saturday of every month.

See all our set lists on the main Synthesexer page:
https://www.facebook.com/synthsex

We also make playlists for your personal pleasure:
http://spoti.fi/2ALW7sZ

Instagram: @synthesexer_to

***ELECTRO-POP, INDIE DANCE, HOUSE, SYNTHY HIP-HOP,
HI-NRG, ITALO DISCO, ELECTROCLASH, SYNTH-POP, NEW WAVE, EURODANCE, ALL SUPER SEXY***

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Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!
Aug
9
10:00 PM22:00

Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!

DJ Efsharp and Cyclist serve up the sweetest soulful, refreshing and uplifting Disco in one of the best sounding rooms in the city. A warm welcome from Cynthia at the door and go find your friends on the dance floor.

10pm til 1975 - Click "Find Tickets" above to sign up for our limited gueslist!

This week we have a special guest - Brent Scudder from Detroit!

You'll hear: Sylvester, Teddy Pendergrass, Gwen McCrae, Patrick Adams, Prince, Loleatta Holloway, Leroy Burgess, Chaka Khan, Evelyn "Champagne" King, Kano, Arthur Russell, Gino Soccio, Patti Labelle, Aretha Franklin, Fatback Band, Change, GQ, Rinder & Lewis, Debbie Jacobs, Ashford & Simpson, Betty Wright, Norma Jean Wright, Cheryl Lynn, Diana Ross, Chic, Sharon Redd, Melba Moore, Manu Dibango, Kool & The Gang, Shalamar, Salsoul Orchestra, Cerrone, Bohannon, Brainstorm, Patrice Rushen, Stevie Wonder, Roy Ayers ... and deep cuts you may not know!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2253028861419379

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Kev’s Cocktail Triviaoke
Aug
9
6:00 PM18:00

Kev’s Cocktail Triviaoke

6-9PM Fridays all summer long it's KEV'S COCKTAIL TRIVIAOKE at The Piston! C'mon by right after work on Friday and kick your weekend off right/in the ass!

Sing a 70s/80s/90s song, answer a 70s/80s/90s trivia question and win a prize! It's that easy...

UNLIMITED FUN!

$5 Pilsner bottles

$5 Tequila

$8 Margaritas

Fun? You bet!

https://www.facebook.com/events/355395375168400

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Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!
Aug
2
10:00 PM22:00

Wax Candy - Disco Fridays!

DJ Efsharp and Cyclist serve up the sweetest soulful, refreshing and uplifting Disco in one of the best sounding rooms in the city. A warm welcome from Cynthia at the door and go find your friends on the dance floor.

10pm til 1975 - Click "Find Tickets" above to sign up for our limited gueslist!

You'll hear: Sylvester, Teddy Pendergrass, Gwen McCrae, Patrick Adams, Prince, Loleatta Holloway, Leroy Burgess, Chaka Khan, Evelyn "Champagne" King, Kano, Arthur Russell, Gino Soccio, Patti Labelle, Aretha Franklin, Fatback Band, Change, GQ, Rinder & Lewis, Debbie Jacobs, Ashford & Simpson, Betty Wright, Norma Jean Wright, Cheryl Lynn, Diana Ross, Chic, Sharon Redd, Melba Moore, Manu Dibango, Kool & The Gang, Shalamar, Salsoul Orchestra, Cerrone, Bohannon, Brainstorm, Patrice Rushen, Stevie Wonder, Roy Ayers ... and deep cuts you may not know!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2253028854752713

https://www.facebook.com/torontodisco/

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Poor You Single Release Show W/Nutrients/Bleary Eyed/EDDYEVVY
Aug
1
8:00 PM20:00

Poor You Single Release Show W/Nutrients/Bleary Eyed/EDDYEVVY

Poor You

http://pooryou.bandcamp.com

Toronto slowcore outfit Poor You are releasing their new single "Everything In the Wind" from their forthcoming EP, dropping this fall.

joining them for this show will be

nutrients (jangle)

https://nutrientsmusic.bandcamp.com/album/feeling-fond

Bleary Eyed (Philly Shoegazers)

http://blearyeyed.bandcamp.com/album/zach

EDDYEVVY (shoegaze)

http://eddyevvy.bandcamp.com/album/eddyevvy-st


$10 (Nobody turned away for lack of funds)

doors at 8

this show is a safe space, any form of intolerance or discrimination will be met with immediate removal.

https://www.facebook.com/events/2297333700348257/

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