Simian Mobile Disco’s James Ford and Jas Shaw shape bleeps and noise into soulful songs that suggest a variety of influences from Georgio Moroder and New Order, to old school Techno and forgotten rollerdisco Funk.
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What looked like a former N.B.A. player stumbled into DJ Bok Bok’s set on Thursday night, and for a time, blocked the DJ booth with his presence. If you’re over seven feet tall and three feet wide, leaning up directly on the front of the DJ booth is a party foul!
Ms Dynamite, the talented British singer with hits that stretch from underground dancefloors to the mainstream charts, is performing at FLY on Friday. A versatile singer, her classic songs range from slow and sultry to fast and explosive.
Hong Kong has long had a soft spot for Drum and Bass music. The fast-paced dance genre (that was popularized in England) made the jump to Hong Kong in the late 90′s, and has maintained a loyal following ever since. Last Friday’s set by DJ Marky brought out the city’s Drum ‘n’ Bass diehards, including […]
As Dubstep continues to gain traction on international dancefloors (and even begins to influence Pop music,) Skream and Benga, two pioneers who helped shape the genre, will be playing at FLY on Saturday, January 14th. Only in their mid-twenties, both Skream and Benga have been active producer / artist / DJs, for over ten years. […]
The haunted house party is back! Surf Vampires Must Die features the dirtiest Surf Rock tunes from the 1960′s garage band scene, plus a few modern tracks thrown in. The music direction is equal parts psychedelic and psychotic. Just how grungey is it? Listening to the songs, it sounds as if the bands didn’t take […]
Last month’s Surf Vampires Must Die! brought out an enthusiastic crowd of scenesters, models, and nightlife elite who kept the party rockin’ til 4am. The dancefloor was absolute mayhem and featured dance moves perhaps never before seen in Hong Kong! The crowd, who came out for something different, were rewarded with fast-paced, high-energy Surf Rock, […]
What would the music be like at a haunted house party on Hawaii’s North Shore? A new party named Surf Vampires Must Die! answers that question with a night filled with “60′s Psychedelic Surf Rock and Garage Bands A Go Go.” The d.j. behind the party works with fashion heavyweights such as Chanel, Chloe, and […]
Over the holidays, the people behind popular club Volar, (and most recently, Lily & Bloom,) have been busy rechristening their space on Ice House Street in Central. Formerly known as Roxie, the venue has underwent extensive renovation with changes both inside and out. Now called Fly, the club bears little resemblance to Roxie, which occupied […]