August 30 might as well be New Year’s Eve in Boston. Come Labor Day weekend, roughly a quarter million students will infest our fine city, clogging T stations and sidestreets with dumbfounded looks and bad fashion. In preparation, we’re going underground. The W Hotel’s Electric Summer Music Series keeps the subterranean beat alive at Descent (100 Stuart St) for party collective JASS’s one year anniversary, featuring headlining sets from Providence’s THE RANGE and Los Angeles’ Gossamer and Moiety (the Melt), while the label and club night’s resident crew of Time Wharp, T-Dredz, Fens, and Taye Digg$ keep the downtown venue’s elongated dance floor packed and your cocktail glass emptied.
off your gold chains and brush up on your crump steps. After taking you
far out there with the late-July edition of our ELECTRIC SUMMER MUSIC
SERIES, we're prepping to take you low. For Thursday night's proceedings
we've recruited Boston crew M|O|D to lace the basement walls of the W
Hotel's Descent nightclub with a thick coating of purple.