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Concert Sat Jul 07 2007

Won't You be Our Neighbor?

It's time to look back fondly on our misbegotten youth, and it's time to warp those memories a bit. What better way to do that than with the Weird Kids Dance Party at the Darkroom?

The theme is kids' music, and boy howdy, have they got fun. Spinning tracks are DJ Arpad, Rocktober's Jake Austen, and the WLUW Hump Day Day Dance Party Mobile Unit. Chicago hip hopsters The Cool Kids will be kickin' it live, and Daniel Knox will be crooning versions of songs by our favorite sweater-wearer, Mr. Rogers. Of course, you can bet your pants there will be more than just dancing -- expect some games, prizes, and general F-U-N.

The deets: the hullaballoo is on Monday, July 9, from 9 p.m. to close. The cover is a paltry $7, and the proceeds benefit WLUW 88.7 FM. Just go, already.

 
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