Some may opt to attend speed trivia events or mingle at singles mixers which can attract 300-plus eligible men and women all in one place. Must wait 24 hours after purchase before redeeming online. 24hr cancellation/re-scheduling notice applies or fee up to Groupon price may apply.
Fireman singles’ parties also showcase some of the city’s bravest talent.
Here’s how it works- 12-15 participants get acquainted, listen to each other’s music, form collaborative partnerships and obtain instant feedback, all in a short amount of time.
After the event, the songwriters are separated into groups of three or four, and tasked with writing a song, which they will perform approximately six to eight weeks later in front of their peers and BMI executives.
"The online 'bottoms' sign-up sheet was all filled up! If I wanted to sail with the boys on this gay Noah's ark, I had to maybe fib to myself a little." And look where that got me. If you learn anything from me at all, it's that you should always dress how you want to feel, not how you actually feel.
A little background- “Speed Dating for Songwriters” was introduced to foster creativity among some of BMI’s most promising NYC-based songwriters, producers, and artists whose paths may not have otherwise crossed.
It was like a nightmarish game of dodgeball that would air on LOGO.
(I'd like to go on record and say those men are horrible, and the human equivalent of a parfait.) The men here were normal dudes: mostly over 30, and mostly in custody of faces I almost instantly forgot. Have you ever been at a party and realized, with a cold sweat and a shiver of dread, that you were the smartest one in the room?
"It can be a deal-breaker." Last Wednesday night, Ms....
"No one here believes I'm a top," I thought to myself while taking the first sip of my second overpriced beer. " he yelled, throwing them to one side of the proverbial gymnasium. I was surprised to see that of the 30-ish men there, only three (including me) were dressed up.