• Assemble your crew for the ultimate 80s party - That BIG 80s Party on Friday, March 31st. DJ Dave Paul will break down the 80s and reconstruct the decade inside The Loft at Public Works.
PUBLIC WORKS (in The Loft)
161 Erie (off Mission between Duboce and 14th)
San Francisco, CA 94103
9pm-2am / $8 advance, $10 at door / 21+
Cabbage Patch Kids, Rubik's Cube, Live Aid, Flashdance, Purple Rain, Beat Street, Yo MTV Raps, spandex, leggings & shoulder pads! If you grew up in the 80's come by and relive the decade and if you weren't around in the 80's come experience what you missed. Bust out your retro gear be it new wave, punk or hip-hop and come have some fun.
DJ Dave Paul began his music career in 1984, starting as a mobile dj and evolving into a prominent college radio dj, club dj, and remixer in San Francisco. In 1991 he launched the now legendary publication The Bomb Hip-Hop Magazine and in 1995 Paul transformed the magazine into a record label. The company was named "one of the fifteen independent labels that matter" according to Rolling Stone and the labels Return of the DJ series was ranked by Spin Magazine as #25 in their "The 90 Greatest Albums of the 90's" (Sept. 1999 issue), receiving a higher rating than Gold & Platinum albums by Lauryn Hill, Pearl Jam, Metallica, Green Day and Fatboy Slim. Dave Paul has appeared on the front cover of Billboard magazine and is featured in the motion picture Scratch. Mr. Paul has dj'ed throughout the US, toured Europe, released over 100 projects on his record label and currently produces theme parties including That BIG 80s Party.
You may or may not hear songs by George Michael, Wham!, David Bowie, Prince, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, INXS, Dead Or Alive, Queen, Falco, Rick James, Robert Palmer, The Cars, Run DMC, Depeche Mode, Eric B. & Rakim, Duran Duran, Beastie Boys, New Order, The Cure, The Pet Shop Boys, Hall & Oates, Adam Ant, Grace Jones, Madonna,Tears For Fears, Salt N' Pepa, NWA, Lisa Lisa &