Sally Can’t Dance Pre-Halloween Bash at The Bowery Electric

Post Author: Coen Rees

On Thursday, October 29, the year old, alternative nightlife party known as Sally Can’t Dance threw a pre-Halloween bash at The Bowery Electric which featured a tribute to The Cramps. Performing that evening were Bob Bert (Sonic Youth, Pussy Galore, Lydia Lunch), Mick Collins (The Dirtbombs, The Gories), Jon Spencer (Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Pussy Galore, Boss Hog, Heavy Trash), Palmyra Delran (The Figgs), Sophia Urista (The Veevees),  Robert Gordon, Cristina Martinez and Hollis Queens (Boss Hog), Jack Ridley (Threats, Drowners), Peter Aaron (Chrome Cranks), Peter Zaremba (Fleshtones), Miss Guy (Toilet Boys), Michael Cummings (SKATERS), Mike Edison (Raunch Hands), Pat Phillips (Honduras), Cynthia Ross (New York Junk), and Jesse Malin. In addition to the live sets, there was also DJ sets by Jonathan Toubin and Alix Brown plus a costume contest. Photographer Coen Rees attended the event and provides the images in this gallery.


Celebrating Halloween with a tribute to The Cramps.