100% Dynamite!
Apr
28
10:00 pm22:00

100% Dynamite!

Northern Soul, Girl Groups, Motown, Stax, Garage Rock & Heavy Funk to Rocksteady, Classic Reggae, Blue Beat & Ska with deejays General Eclectic, DJ Misty & Parkdale Funk!

$5 until 10:30pm / $10 after

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Juicebox!
Apr
29
10:00 pm22:00

Juicebox!

Juicebox is a monthly dance party that focuses on spinning the coolest new wave, brit pop, rock, electronic and assorted vinyl gems of all eras! Deejays Tweed & Babe Decibel!

$10 / 10pm

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Hot Breath Karaoke!
Apr
30
9:00 pm21:00

Hot Breath Karaoke!

Every Sunday at the Piston, The House of Hot Breath takes over for an evening of karaoke that is unlike any other in the city! If you don't sing, you don't spin. If you don't spin, you don't win. It's Toronto's only game show style karaoke!

9pm

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Gentle Brent Tape Release w/ Paul Linklater, Pinecones!
May
3
9:00 pm21:00

Gentle Brent Tape Release w/ Paul Linklater, Pinecones!

Cassette release party for Gentle Brent's new album Just Dandy. A zippy lil' zapper courtesy of Reel Cod Records!. Pop on by for an early Wednesday evening soiree at The Piston! Hear the album live and leave with a copy of your own!

Featuring special opening solo set by that most talented and always dashing Paul Linklater!
https://www.paullinklater.com/

And hey you may get a bonus mini Pinecones set while you're at it!

$10 gets you entry and choice of Tape or CD of the new record.
Doors at 9pm.

http://www.gentlebrent.com/
https://www.paullinklater.com/
https://thepinecones.bandcamp.com/
 

Blast! R'n'R Dance Party with The Hip Shakers
May
10
9:00 pm21:00

Blast! R'n'R Dance Party with The Hip Shakers

It's that time of month again, when we get together to hang out, drink and dance, while practicing our new jive and bop moves to some of our best local musicians!

We are happy to present and bring to you: The Hip Shakers!

Doors open @ 8:45pm
Dance lesson @ 9:00pm
By: Soda Pop Hop instructors Gabriel Sarrazin-Mackay & Drea Burck

The Hip Shakers @ 9:30pm

Cover Charge:
$5 in advance & $7 at the door at The Piston


Hot Breath Karaoke!
Apr
23
9:00 pm21:00

Hot Breath Karaoke!

Every Sunday at the Piston, The House of Hot Breath takes over for an evening of karaoke that is unlike any other in the city! If you don't sing, you don't spin. If you don't spin, you don't win. It's Toronto's only game show style karaoke!

9pm

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CMW!
Apr
19
7:00 pm19:00

CMW!

Canadian Music Week! $10! Doors at 7pm!

8PM – The Brevet
9PM – The Census
10PM - Paisley
11PM – Silver Love Club
12AM – Letters to Lions

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Hot Breath Karaoke!
Apr
16
9:00 pm21:00

Hot Breath Karaoke!

Every Sunday at the Piston, The House of Hot Breath takes over for an evening of karaoke that is unlike any other in the city! If you don't sing, you don't spin. If you don't spin, you don't win. It's Toronto's only game show style karaoke!

9pm

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XLNS!
Apr
13
9:00 pm21:00

XLNS!

Live tribute to the 30th anniversary of INXS' album Kick! Featuring members of The Boxsets, Tush, AA Wallace and Good Enough Live Karaoke, XLNS will perform all 12 cuts from the classic INXS album Kick. With deejays A Digital Needle!

9 pm

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Evolfo!
Apr
12
8:00 pm20:00

Evolfo!

NYC's rat rock specialists Evolfo hit up Toronto, with special guests Yeomans, Passport Radio & Wine Lips! A mix of garage rock, psych soul, spiritual funk and ecstatic freakout!

$5 / 8pm

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Hot Breath Karaoke!
Apr
9
9:00 pm21:00

Hot Breath Karaoke!

Every Sunday at the Piston, The House of Hot Breath takes over for an evening of karaoke that is unlike any other in the city! If you don't sing, you don't spin. If you don't spin, you don't win. It's Toronto's only game show style karaoke!

9pm

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Beam Me Up!
Apr
8
10:00 pm22:00

Beam Me Up!

Beam Me Up is a monthly Disco jam that celebrates the underrated and the obscure of funk, jazz, soul, boogie, proto-rap, rare groove, reggae, gospel & proto-house! It’s an evening of tuneful transcendence in the best sounding bar in town, supplied by residents A Digital Needle & Cyclist, who go back to back all night!

$10.00 / 10pm

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Wedding Night!
Apr
7
10:00 pm22:00

Wedding Night!

It's Wedding Night, the party that shamelessly plays favourites across the pop music spectrum, including new-wave, hip-hop, freak funk, dad-rock and r&b! 

Wedding Night walks that fine line between choice & cheese, between guilty & guiltless, while making a brimful revel and rollick in the warm embrace of the Piston’s sonically sound back room. 

$10 / 10pm

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Hot Breath Karaoke!
Apr
2
9:00 pm21:00

Hot Breath Karaoke!

Every Sunday at the Piston, The House of Hot Breath takes over for an evening of karaoke that is unlike any other in the city! If you don't sing, you don't spin. If you don't spin, you don't win. It's Toronto's only game show style karaoke!

9pm

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With It!
Apr
1
10:00 pm22:00

With It!

60s Mod Soul Reggae Record Party

DJ Nico (Vinyl from the Crypt CIUT 89.5FM)

DJ Magnificent (Ottawa's Double Barrel)

Sponsored by Fred Perry Toronto, Kops Records & CIUT 89.5FM

$10 / 10pm

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100% Dynamite!
Mar
31
10:00 pm22:00

100% Dynamite!

Northern Soul, Girl Groups, Motown, Stax, Garage Rock & Heavy Funk to Rocksteady, Classic Reggae, Blue Beat & Ska with deejays General Eclectic, DJ Misty & Parkdale Funk!

$5 until 10:30pm / $10 after

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Confidential Records Presents: NDA
Mar
30
7:45 pm19:45

Confidential Records Presents: NDA

NDA is a Music Experience featuring the future of the Toronto Urban Contemporary and Alternative music scenes, all while giving back to musicians and the cultivation of the arts.

Artists:
Flex The Antihero
Inna Powell
PHAZE
Charles Freeman
Li'ion

$10 / 7:45pm 

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Indie Night!
Mar
28
9:00 pm21:00

Indie Night!

Every Tuesday, a night of listening, dancing and imbibing to the music of live Indie bands! This week features: Arrester - Mercy Flight - Michelle Treacy!

PWYC / 9pm

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Hot Breath Karaoke!
Mar
26
9:00 pm21:00

Hot Breath Karaoke!

Every Sunday at the Piston, The House of Hot Breath takes over for an evening of karaoke that is unlike any other in the city! If you don't sing, you don't spin. If you don't spin, you don't win. It's Toronto's only game show style karaoke!

9pm

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Juicebox!
Mar
25
10:00 pm22:00

Juicebox!

Juicebox is a monthly dance party that focuses on spinning the coolest new wave, brit pop, rock, electronic and assorted vinyl gems of all eras! Deejays Tweed & Babe Decibel!

$10 / 10pm

More info on Facebook

Hot Breath Karaoke!
Mar
19
9:00 pm21:00

Hot Breath Karaoke!

Every Sunday at the Piston, The House of Hot Breath takes over for an evening of karaoke that is unlike any other in the city! If you don't sing, you don't spin. If you don't spin, you don't win. It's Toronto's only game show style karaoke!

9pm

More info on Facebook