WHAT OUR CLIENTS ARE SAYING:
Just wanted to say thanks for such a great performance. You guys rocked! Everyone had a blast, and the term "best band ever" was thrown about multiple times.
(“Anthem-slayers” – TimeOut)
the skint presents:
Cruel Summer 80s, 90s & 00s Dance Party
feat. The Engagements, Party Like It’s 1999 DJ Steve Reynolds, Music Video Time Machine and SecretFormula.
Friday August 9th. 8pm-2am
The Bell House
149 7th St., Brooklyn (btwn 2nd and 3rd Ave.)
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The Engagements will play two sets of ’80’s classics, featuring songs by
The Cure, Simple Minds, Cyndi Lauper, Luther Vandross, David Bowie, Prince, Madonna, GoGos, George Michael, Devo, Talking Heads, & more.
After party and DJ break sets featuring all of your ’90s-’00s favorites by the one and only Party Like It’s 1999 DJ Steve Reynolds
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Presented by the skint:
“We’ll be taking over The Bell House with 80s anthems performed by kick-ass 10-piece cover band The Engagements, 90s hits spun by Party Like It’s 1999’s DJ Steve Reynolds, music video sing-alongs by SecretFormula, and 80s + 90s music videos from Music Video Time Machine.”
The Engagements is an “alt-wedding band” based in Brooklyn, NY that plays a lot of 80’s covers, along with rare soul and Motown.
“The eleven instrument swappers who crowd The Engagements’ stage can do straight-up hits, but they’d rather be rocking ‘This Charming Man.’” – New York Magazine
“The premier ’80’s-covering wedding band.” – Paper Mag
The Engagements players have logged hours in the studio and on the road with the likes of Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings, Steely Dan, Harry Belafonte, Mali Music, Kat Edmonson, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Robin McKelle, French Kicks, David Byrne, Slick Rick, The Sweet Divines, John Forte, Michael Bublé, Mobb Deep, Maxwell, & Aloe Blacc.