That’s Shenzhen takes a look at the best gigs of the week.
Fri, Mar 15: Bohan Phoenix @ Hou Live
Bohan Phoenix begins his nine-date Overseas tour down South this week, taking in both Guangzhou and Shenzhen. Coinciding with the tour is the release of single ‘Yaode’ with Chengdu producer Harikiri, as well as a four-track EP, also called Yaode, which is set to be released on March 19. Don't miss out on your chance to catch what is sure to be another fantastic performance by the New York/Hubei rapper.
Fri, Mar 15: The Best Pessimist @ B10
Ukrainian post rock in the form of The Best Pessimist, arrives in China this month. Organized by the fantastic 1724, a China-based post rock label and promotor, The Best Pessimist are set to take on eight cities up and down the country, as they bring their latest album, Future, to the masses.
Sat, Mar 16: Mina @ Oil
Influenced by the sounds of the UK urban underground, Mina creates beats that are inspired by dancehall, afrobeat and funk. She has toured extensively throughout Africa, the Americas and Europe, bringing her unique sound, and vibrant style, to crowds all over the world. Consistently praised as one of the exciting young producers to watch throughout the UK, you don't want to miss this one.
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Sat, Mar 16: Joey Too Fresh @ Vinylhouse
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Make your Friday night funky with this set from New York DJ Joey Too Fresh. Based in Shenzhen for the past two years, Joey became synonomous with funk, hip hop and soul while performing in the New York and Manila scenes during the early noughties. Don't miss out on his mellow vibes this weekend.
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