EVENT DETAILS

Friday, December 20th at Emporium Fulton Market – 839 W. Fulton Market – 9:30p – Free

‘Just hear those SLAY beats bumpin, bass drop thumpin,
Come on, DJ Tess won’t you guide us on the Slay Ride tonight! ‘

End the year with DJ Tess’ Slay Ride dance party, guaranteed to get you moving and grooving in between leveling up on some of the best retro arcade games!

DJ Tess – TESS KISNER, A VISUAL ARTIST FROM BATON ROUGE, ACQUIRED A SET OF TURNTABLES IN 2009 AFTER BEING TURNED ON TO EXPLORING VINYL AS A NEW MEDIUM. SHE UNCOVERED HER UNDYING PASSION FOR MUSIC AND A POWERFUL NEW ART PRACTICE IN THE FORM OF A DANCE PARTY. IN 2011, SHE CO-FOUNDED SLO’MO – A CELEBRATION OF SLOW JAMS AND COMMUNITY FOR ALL IDENTITIES AND EXPRESSIONS – WITH EVENT PRODUCER KRISTEN KAZA. TOGETHER, THEY CREATED A NEW SPACE FOR SLOW JAMS IN THE NIGHTLIFE SCENE IN CHICAGO. TESS IS KNOWN FOR HER VIBRANT ENERGY ON STAGE, SINGING TO HER AUDIENCE AND MIXING OLD SCHOOL INTO CONTEMPORARY MUSIC.

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