Save the date.
Among the many many new seems that Style Week will carry is the reinvention of the Chelsea nightclub area that famously housed movie star hotspot Suede within the early 2000s.
We’ve discovered completely that the brand new 200-person spot, which opens Thursday, might be known as Jasper’s Remorse, in honor of artist Jasper Johns, who lived on the Lodge Chelsea throughout W. 23rd St.
We’re informed that one of many venue’s first huge acts might be producer and pianist Zaytoven, who will do a uncommon reside efficiency on Friday. Rapper Cam’ron (inset) is booked to carry out. The electro-rock band TV Child can also be slated to do a live performance there subsequent week.
The boite’s homeowners are attempting to resolve between doing “a weekly homosexual celebration or a hip-hop night time on Sundays,” however guarantee us will probably be one of many two. They’re additionally working with Enjoyable Metropolis Tattoo on St. Marks Place to host occasions for the ink-stained crowd.
Nick Bodor is likely one of the membership’s proprietors. His Decrease East Aspect membership Cake Store launched bands — together with Vampire Weekend and the Soiled Projectors — earlier than ending its 11-year run on New 12 months’s Day 2017. Bodor’s accomplice is creator Ray LeMoine, who created the “Yankees Suck” T-shirts which can be ubiquitous in Boston.
It’s no coincidence the bilevel area will open in time for New York Style Week. Whereas it’s steering away from company sponsorships for now, Jasper’s Remorse is quietly reserving after-parties for designers and their mannequin cadres.
The 23rd St. deal with is well-known to the A-list crowd. In Suede’s heyday, Leonardo DiCaprio and Justin Timberlake have been regulars. After Suede closed, its proprietor Eytan Sugarman opened a Midtown restaurant known as “Hunt & Fish” with a partnership group that included short-lived Trump flack Anthony (The Mooch) Scaramucci.
Bodor and LeMoine had been purchasing for a venue area within the East Village over the previous couple of months earlier than the Chelsea area turned out there.