Dec 2: Toe China Tour 2016
Sitting somewhere between post rock and math rock, Japanese quartet Toe return to Beijing. Since last playing here in 2014, the band have begun incorporating vocals into their previously instrumental-only sound.
Dec 2: The Spice Cabinet – A Spice Supreme
Beijing’s favorite jazz-pop-electronic cover band is taking the stage Blue Note for the first time ever. Expect a night full of American pop and R&B tunes but with The Spice Cabinet's signature jazzy twist.
Fri Dec 2, 8pm. Free entry, RMB150 minimum food-and-beverage charge. Blue Note Beijing.
Dec 3: MoxiMoxi Party @ Hot Cat Club
MoxiMoxi isn’t just all about bringing incredible Israeli food to the heart of Beijing. They’re also all about bringing epic parties to Fangjia hutong. Head over to Hot Cat on Saturday night for some psytrance music, 50 percent food discounts and good times.
Sat Dec 3, 10pm till late; Hot Cat Club.
Dec 3: Tavey Lean and The Solid Gold Dream Machine
Get ready for a night of funk, soul and R&B tunes brought to you by Beijing-based band, Tavey Lean and The Solid Gold Dream Machine. With their three-piece horn section and solid rhythm section, it’s bound to be a great night of music.
Dec 3: LaiSee
LaiSee hasn’t been at it all that long, but in the past few years the group has managed to make quite a name for itself in the underground music scene. And the best part is, they do everything – from music to merch – according to their own terms. Check them out as they rock out at School Bar on Saturday night.
Sat Dec 3, 9pm. Free; School Live Bar.
Dec 3: Serge Teyssot-Gay
Serge Teyssot-Gay is known as the co-founder and guitarist of French rock group Noir Désir. The acclaimed musician has released his fair share of solo and collaborative albums over the years. And he’ll be performing at the new Yue Space on Saturday.
Sat Dec 3, 8.30-11.30pm. RMB100, Yue Space.