Friday, Mar 31: Etapp Kyle
Yes and Room 303 team up to present the Ukrainian phenom that is taking
the techno world by storm. Kyle has quickly gone from stay-at-home
audiophile to in-demand DJ and producer who has won wide support from
Russia’s techno institution, ARMA17.
Mar 31, 10pm-late, RMB70-180. Elevator, see event listing.
Friday, Mar 31: Addison Groove
Sweatshop crew welcomes the acclaimed UK producer, known as one of the
first producers in recent years to fuse UK influences with urgent,
energetic beats from Chicago, namely footwork,
juke and ghetto house.
Mar 31, 10pm-late, RMB60. DADA, see event listing.
Friday, Mar 31: Bassjackers
Dutch electro-house duo has scored hits like ‘Crackin’ and ‘Wave Your
Hands.’ Currently, they are ranked No. 34 on DJ Mag’s annual fan-voted
Top 100 DJ list.
Mar 31, 10.30pm, RMB150. Fusion, see event listing.
Friday, Mar 31: Chic 'n Pop Hide & Seek
Unico teams up with City Moments for this immersive party. The music is electropop, and the club will be decked out in black lights and neon. Entry is free before midnight if you use the password "Coco."
Mar 31, 10pm, Free. Unico, see event listing.
Saturday, Apr 1: Joker Party
Lucca throws a cheeky April Fool's Day party with a "secret guest DJ" and free entry before 9pm. Except surprise performances and a rollicking dance floor. Entry fee after 9pm includes a drink.
Apr 1, 10pm-late, RMB80. Lucca, see event listing.
Saturday, Apr 1: DJ Lead
Hip-hop heads should check out Monkey Champagne for a set by Japan's DJ Lead. Based out of Kyoto, he's a member of the Heavy Hitters crew and regularly mixes live on NYC's most famous hip-hop radio station, Hot 97. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for discounted entry.
Saturday, Apr 1: All Nite with Will A
In the second weekend of its existence, Smash cuts its teeth in the local DJ circuit by hosting Will A for a full night of cozy, dancefloor-friendly house tunes. No cover.
Sunday, Apr 2: Why Be + Rui Ho
Offline and Genome6.66Mbp team up to present a double bill of producers
making waves in future noise. Korean-born, Danish-raised and Berlin and
Cophenhagen-based Why Be has been working on the fringes of
experimental dance music through projects like Demon City. He’s
increasingly gaining traction in the mainstream thanks to acclaimed
tracks like the FACT Mag-approved ‘Heroin Hat.’ Berlin-based,
China-raised Rui Ho has raves for his enigmatic mixture of modern
electronic club beats with traditional Chinese music soundscapes.
Apr 2, 10pm-late, RMB80. DADA, see event listing.
Sunday, Apr 2: Basic Soul Unit
presents the Canadian house and techno mastermind, who's acclaimed for
his expansive sound. Comfortably able to swing from lush and soulful to
crunchy and jacking, Basic Soul Unit is known for his adventurous sets.
Apr 2, 10pm-late, RMB80. Elevator.
Monday, Apr 3: Josh Pan
Signed to Skrillex's OWSLA label, Josh Pan is a social media-savvy young producer who deals in both turnt-up trap and darker, more haunting electronic music. Catch his unique show at Dada from the SHFT crew.
Apr 3, 10pm-late, RMB80-120. DADA, see event listing.
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