Wednesday, February 7
Singer-songwriter Julie Byrne's beautiful record "Not Even Happiness" won her a wave of adulation in February 2017, picking up a Pitchfork 'Best New Music' tag in the process. As the year closed, the album also made numerous "Best of" lists (including Pitchfork again), with critics inescapably spellbound by Byrne's beguiling finger-picked guitar tunes. 100rmb advanced; 120rmb door. Get tickets right here.
Friday, February 9
South African DJ and producer Culoe De Song makes his Shanghai debut at party place W Shanghai. Culoe De Song signed under Germany’s Innervisions, a family of acts such as Dixon, Ame, Henrik Schwarz… releasing tracks such as “The Bright Forest”, “Super Afro” & “African Subway”. Also, he is now working on a number of projects as part of his emerging international introduction, including the Reggie Dokes “ Let Me Go” EP released on Boddhi Satva’s Offering Recordings, Belgium. Global sounds on the Bund with this very special booking. Get tickets right here.
In 2015，Jauz’ single “Feel the Volume” was officially released on Diplo’s Mad Decent label, which attracted attention from Skrillex. They soon released a collaboration work “Squad Out!“. The song went so big and was listened by people from all over the world. He soon was discovered by two big music labels: Monstercat、Spinnin. The producer started releasing music under those labels and it currently an internationally known rave smasher. Get tickets right here.
Hailing from New York, classically trained pianist and Grammy-nominated producer DrewsThatDude has a list of credits from Lil Wayne and Freddie Gibbs to Trey Songz and ScHoolboy Q. With his debut 2016 EP “En Amour,” released on HW&W Records as well as a collaborative EP with labelmate Tek.Lun “No More Favors,” DrewThatDude’s head nodding productions will make your neck sore, and feet shift. As he continues to push the sounds of today, he’s bridging left-field beats with edgy R&B tracks, while hitting the decks with Kitsune, Radar Radio, and more. DrewsThatDude makes his China debut with Yeti Out on February 9 at Arkham Get tickets right here.
Upcoming: MVP Events Yearly CNY Dinner Is on February 15
MVP Events (Pervert Party, Fellas, Bar Rouge) hosts a dinner with friends at one of Shanghai's favorite Chinese restaurants. The annual tradition (now in its 10th year) gathers 150 people for an 198rmb traditional Chinese meal and unlimited beer, thanks to sponsor Birra Viola. The official after-party is at Bar Rouge for Girls Night Out. The number of seats is very limited so get yours now. Get tickets right here.