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Friday, June 27, 2008

Friday To-Do: Cool Shoes

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10 p.m., Downtown Music. $5.

Here’s a slogan I can get behind: “Brought to you by dance music and cheap beer.” That’s the tag for Cool Shoes, the regular dance/art party that man-about-town TJ Deeter is hosting. The inaugural party, held last month, was billed as Little Rock’s answer to Club MTV. Dancers were filmed and performers shoes’ were interviewed (really), but Deeter says the party won out over the concept. So those who were wary of grinding for hundreds of web-video watchers can now get-low carefree. Helping move butts: Deeter, who briefly was TJDJ’s, but never TJ the DJ, and is now just simply Deeter. Plus, representing the 4X4 Crew, DJ Fatality, and — composed of two local dudes who you’ll probably recognize from seeing out — Broez B4 Hoez. Like last time, a performer will take the mic for one song. This time it’s local polemicist 607. It’ll be a bustle of activity: Dirtbag is doing graffiti art throughout the night and Magpie and Birdie host a trunk show of vintage clothes. All ages welcome.

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