Hits From The Pong
Saturday 5th April 2014
Bounce, 121 Holborn, London, London
17 ping pong tables, UV light, a fully licensed cocktail bar and smashing tunes right through the night. Hits From The Pong delivers an eclectic mix of sounds and stunning visuals. No where in London will you have a night out with this much fun.

What's more? It's free! Bounce always reserves a few walk-in tables, so if you fancy having a game and a boogie, join us every Saturday for the funkiest night in town.


Wild Life
Saturday 3rd May 2014
Queen Of Hoxton, 1 Curtain Road, London
On the ground floor expect pure party jams from the likes of: Biggie, Prince, Michael Jackson, M.I.A., Salt N Pepa, Fleetwood Mac, Metronomy, SBTRKT, Azealia Banks, LCD Soundsystem, Jay Z and much more! In the basement things get a little darker: house, disco, electro, techno past, present and future. Plus themed events, giveaways, photobooth, disco balls, visuals, party poppers, lasers, babes and ballers!


Grown and Sexy
Friday 2nd May 2014
Rise Nightclub, 1 Leicester square, London, WC2H 7NA, United Kingdom
This is a personal invitation for YOU to come have a drink and shake a leg at London's FINEST nightclub. GROWN and SEXY is more than a rave! It is a gathering of London's SEXIEST people who love to party to GREAT music, sip QUALITY alcohol and experience UNFORGETTABLE vibes. Party connoisseurs see you there!

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Your DJs giving you a GROWN and SEXY vibe playing the best in; Sexy RandB, Hip-Hop, House, Dancehall, Vocal Garage, Afrobeats, Soca, 80/90s Walkman Classics and Slow Jams will be


ADMISSION and DRESS CODEStandard tickets £10: More on the door: Valid government I.D essential: Last entry 2am with or without ticket

Absolutely no Denim, Hats, Hoods, Sportswear, Designer Trainers, Pradas, Guccis, Vans, Converse

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It's said we have the best party packages in London so if you're celebrating anything between the 27th April, 10th May then look no further!

Celebrate in STYLE with our exclusive packages which include? V.I.P Table: Booth: Personalised Cake: Champagne: Wine: Spirits: Nibbles: Sweets: Chocolates: Professional Photography: Disposable Cameras: Personal Hosts: Helium: Balloons: Decorations: Card: Poppers: Sparklers

Packages can be tailored to your own bespoke needs. To party in style contact JUNIOR on 07572 433 672: PIN:24DF8987

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Rock/Britpop Review: Elbow-The Take Off and Landing of Everything


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Write A Music Review: Rock/Britpop Review: Elbow-The Take Off and Landing of Everything

Music Reviews & News Release Date: March 11, 2014 Label: Concord Website Elbow is another case of a band that is extremely well known in the UK, but is relatively unknown in the US. The band has released six studio albums dating back to 2001, all of which have been in the top 15 on British album charts. In 2008 they won the Mercury Prize for The Se...

Late Night Science Feat. Donald Glaude
19th April 2014
Temple Nightclub, 540 Howard St.,
Crush 1 Year Anniversary> Presented by Lara Brasil and Surreal SF Music by: Late Night Science feat. Donald Glaude Special Support by Darin Epsilon Confident. Exuberant. Raw. Innovative. These are just a few of the words industry insiders and fans have used to describe the talent behind one of America?s favorite house DJs, Donald Glaude. Ranked 68 on DJMag.com?s Top 100 DJs List in 2005, Donald skyrocketed to 48 this year and his genius keeps on growing? Born in Tacoma, Washington, Donald?s love for music began at an early age. Originally a disciplined student of classical music, he was well-versed in the upright bass and violin. Any aspirations Donald had to continue in the classical vein vanished once he heard his first house record. With an ear for blending music already under his belt, and a love for the energy and soul of musical prodigies like George Clinton and Funkadelic, Donald began to amass a collection of house records which he taught himself to mix with a pair of mismatched turntables and a Radio Shack mixer.Before Donald few DJs had attempted to spin house records. Donald?s fine ear helped him give birth to a new style. After mastering his craft, Donald began DJing in various clubs around Tacoma and Seattle. During that time he made several important connections which would launch his music to the forefront of what was quickly becoming one of the largest underground movements since New Wave in the late-70s. Perhaps the greatest connection Donald made was with another aspiring DJ and friend, DJ Dan. Together Donald & DJ Dan sparked the rave scene in Seattle and developed large followings. Knowing that Donald possessed an energy and ability to work the crowd that was unparalleled to anyone else on the circuit, Dan convinced San Francisco?s legendary Funky Tekno Tribe to bring down his good friend Donald to play at one of their parties. Donald?s talents quickly made him a permanent fixture on F.T.T.?s roster.Some DJs seek commercial acceptance. Donald, on the other hand, has always preferred an emotional connection with his audience. For Donald, house music is not simply a mixed bag of sound, but rather an experience that provokes the soul. Apart from his mastery on the decks, Donald is best known for his dynamic showmanship. He enjoys his music as much as his audience does. Embracing their energy, it is not uncommon to find Donald pumping his hands in the air, jumping up and down and shouting back his love to the crowd. It is this powerful signature style which has led fellow DJ and musical producer, Dave Aude, to call Donald the ?James Brown of DJs.? Donald also caused some stir in 2005 and 2006 with his residency at Ice Nightclub in Las Vegas. Donald?s uncompromising style and innovation show no sign of slowing down any time soon. With the credit of 5 full-length CDs and numerous remixes under his belt, Donald has focused much of his time to production work. Producing such dance floor hits as ?Get Up? and ?Soul Cha Cha?. As such, Donald has launched two record labels in which are causing rumblings in the industry... For VIP Bottle Service please contact: stella@templesf.com or call 415-978-9942 x 304 Birthday's, Bachelorettes or Any Large Group please contact: saeed@templesf.com $5 before 11pm with RSVP at www.templesf.com Or you can get tickets for $10 to get in all night at: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/donald-glaude-april-19th-crush-1-yr-anniversary-tickets-11028734241 TEMPLE Nightclub 540 Howard St. SF, Ca 21+ 10pm-4am


Collectibles Convention in Cleveland on 05/16/14
16th May 2014

Duos are common enough in the musical world, but sibling duos are a rare thing. Slava and Leonard Grigoryan are that ra
6th July 2014
Camelot Lounge, 19 Marrickville Road Marrickville NSW 2204

Janis Siegel is a nine-time Grammy winner and a seventeen-time Grammy nominee. Janis Siegel has over a dozen solo albums and has amassed a large international fan base to consistently high critical praise.

With The Manhattan Transfer, Janis‚€™ sang lead on some of the Transfer‚€™s biggest hits, such as ‚€œOperator,‚€ ‚€œChanson D‚€™Amour,‚€ ‚€œTwilight Zone,‚€ ‚€œBirdland,‚€ ‚€œRay‚€™s Rockhouse,‚€ ‚€œSassy,‚€ ‚€œSpice of Life,‚€ ‚€œMystery,‚€ and ‚€œThe Boy from N.Y.C.‚€. She also gained a reputation as a vocal arranger by writing five of the charts for the group‚€™s acclaimed masterwork, Vocalese, seven charts for the group‚€™s Grammy-winning album Brazil, and won a Grammy herself in 1980 for her arrangement of ‚€œBirdland.‚€

Tix are $40 +bf presale and $45 on the door.

Doors 6.30pm/Show 7.30pm
Bookings close at 6pm on the day. Tickets may be purchased at the door subject to availability.
Delicious food (including pizza!) available. Fully licensed ‚€“ NO BYO
Please book carefully ‚€“ as no refunds, credits or exchanges on tix!
All ages welcome (but under 18‚€≤s must be accompanied by an adult)

Comic Book Convention in Morganton on 08/23/14
23rd August 2014

Be quick coz Camembert at Camelot always sells out!! The best n
10th May 2014
Camelot Lounge, 19 Marrickville Road Marrickville NSW 2204

May 10 is a rare opportunity to catch Australian blues legend Dom Turner, founding member and key songwriter of the blues group The Backsliders, performing with†Dom Turner and Supro.

Dom Turner and Supro are a mixture of three-parts blues, two parts surf-rock, a heavy spoonful of dub laced with a splash of Tabasco-spiced New Orleans funk, all blended with a helping of Tex-Mex jalapenos, salt, reverb and voices from the dead. Traditionally served with your choice of ice-cold beer.

Dom Turner and Supro have rocked audiences at numerous festivals including East Coast Blues Festival, the Australian Blues Festival and the Wangaratta Festival of Jazz.

Joining Dom in live mode are legendary drummer Rosscoe ‚€œStinger‚€ Clark (The Foreday Riders, Lynwood Slim), the amazing Dave ‚€œHitman‚€ Harding on bass (Lynnwood Slim, Eugene ‚€œHideaway‚€ Bridges) and sensational keyboardist Johnny G (Johnny G and the E Types, Ed Kuepper, Leonardo‚€™s Bride).

Check them out: http://domturner.com.au/dom-turner-and-supro/

As a special treat Johnny G & The E Types will deliver a mind-blowing instrumental performance showcasing the Memphis soul classics of Booker T & The M.G.‚€™s, the Jamaican reggae hits of The Upsetters and the funk gems of The Meters.

Johnny G & The E Types are legendary keyboardist Johnny G on Hammond and Piano (Ed Kuepper, Leonardo's Bride), Nick Meredith (Cotton Keyes & Morris, Tim Finn, Matt Finish) on guitar, drums from Antero Ceschin (Continental Blues Party, The Mighty Reapers), Dave ‚€œHitman‚€ Harding (Eugene "Hideaway" Bridges, Red Rivers, The Foreday Riders) on bass.

Check them out: http://johnnygandtheetypes.com

This is a rare, not to be missed double bill show for all lovers of Blues, Tex-Mex, Soul, Funk, Surf Rock and Dub-Reggae.†

Presale $15 +bf, Door $20†
Doors 7.30pm, Show 9.00pm†

Bookings close at 6pm on the day. Tickets may be purchased at the door subject to availability.†
Delicious food (including pizza!) available. Fully licensed ‚€“ NO BYO†
Please book carefully - as no refunds, credits or exchanges on tix!†
All ages welcome (but under 18‚€≤s must be accompanied by an adult)

FABELS - Against It single launch (26 Apr 2014)
27th April 2014
107 Projects,107 Redfern Street, Redfern NSW 2016
Fabels FABELS - Against It single launch

Sydney tow piece Fabels have just released their new single Against It and are starting their international tour at 107 Projects. Playing in support on the night are River Man and Horus.

Their successful debut album Zimmer last year, gained them a lot of attention internationally for its intriguing and original take on loop/ drum machine based pysch pop.

The new single Against It carries these ideas with a hint of krautrock and shoegaze.

Fabels is Ben Aylward on guitar, vocals and drum machine + Hiske Weijers on bass, keys, vocals and loops.

For more information visit:

Tickets $10 at the door
Doors 8-11.30 pm

Damian Lazarus
16th May 2014
Monarch, 101 Sixth St., San Francisco
Since the moment he spun his first record, Damian Lazarus's mission has been a clear and urgent one: to blow away the mediocre, the overinflated, the obsolete; to seek out and celebrate the energetic, the important, the new. Always rebelling, always going places, "?and to have fun in the process. Playing around with different styles and ideas is what I do best," Lazarus explains. Driven by an almost childlike curiosity, a vivid imagination and wicked sense of humor, he's used his role as a DJ, label owner and now musician to nurture and share the most exciting and experimental music on the planet. Drawn to the darkness, but buoyed by the light, ever ready to embrace new ideas and different perspectives on music and the dancefloor, Lazarus is always ahead of the curve, with a wry smile on his face and a neat trick up his sleeve, How many DJs do you know who've played 'Reviewing The Situation (from the Oliver! soundtrack, no less) half-speed to a jubilant crowd at DC10 in Ibiza. How many DJs do you know who've received a sitting ovation on the dancefloor? Lazarus was born in London, where he lived until last year, when he relocated to Los Angeles. During childhood, Damian was naturally drawn to classic pop music, and inherited from his grandfather an affection for showtunes which continues to exert itself in the strangest of ways. He spent his teens immersing himself in the sounds of hip-hop, electro, soul and funk, before discovering house, hardcore and jungle at university - sparking a love of twisted, innovative dance music which endures to this day. After working as Music Editor then Assistant Editor at Dazed & Confused, Lazarus joined London Records and in 2001 became head A&R of the City Rockers label. Here he helped sign and release some of the biggest tunes of the era, including Felix Da Housecat's 'Silver Screen Shower Scene' and Tiga & Zyntherius's 'Sunglasses at Night'; his Futurism and Futurism 2 compilations remain the definitive documents of electroclash, not only providing a snapshot of the underground at that crucial moment in time, but mapping its future too. Damian received a major Djing break in 2002 when he was invited to spin at Barcelona's Sonar Festival and by 2003 he had residencies at some of the best club spaces in the world. His tenure at Circo Loco (DC10 Ibiza) has become the stuff of legend and found him consistently breaking boundaries of sound and stamina, freaking out the dancefloor and taking those on it to places they never knew existed, and may never get to again. "I thought a lot about these dj sets when pre-producing the album; especially the idea of placing off and strange melodies within a 4/4 dance music structure. It's amazing what you can achieve when you're into weird stuff", he says. Inspired by the new energy and possibilities in international club culture and music, Lazarus founded Crosstown Rebels in 2003, the label's records offering all kinds of unique and twisted angles on cutting edge electronic music. Recent releases on Rebels from Jamie Jones, Seth Troxler and Riz MC have found the label consistently breaking new ground and the new imprints CDR (a digital only label) and Parkside Rebels (a more leftfield pop label) are set to change the rules once again. A year ago, Damian began Lazpod (http://www.lazpod.com), a monthly excursion into weird and wonderful sound, a radio show that draws influences and inspirations from all corners of the musical spectrum and is delivered in a fun and laid back style. With many thousands of fans across the globe, Damian uses the show to let listeners in a little closer to his experimental and eclectic tastes. "Lazpod is a great entry point for new listeners to my music", he says, "and has been setting off warning signals of what might be coming on my album for some time". A number of popular and critically acclaimed mix CDs have appeared in the last five years, charting Damian's personal development as DJ, listener and supporter of new artists: Rebel Futurism (2004), Rebel Futurism (2005), Bugged out presents Suck My Deck (2005), Get Lost (with Matthew Styles, 2006), The Other Side (2006) and Sci:Fi:Lo:Fi 2: Night of The Dark Machines (2008). Damian's hotly anticipated debut artist album, Smoke The Monster Out, is another expectation-confounding gesture from this restless musical mind. Released via Get Physical, the album boldly steps outside the realm of what one might hear in a Lazarus DJ set. Featuring his own vocals and riding a vast plain of influences - Neil Diamond to Photek, Bjork to Jeff Buckley - Lazarus demonstrates his keen ear and meticulous attention to detail in a collection of heartfelt, grievously honed tracks delivered straight from the soul. It's a sensitive record, a bold record and above all a celebratory record - one which revels in the pure pleasure, healing quality and dream-potential of music. "It took me a while to start producing", he says "but once the juices started to flow I knew immediately that this was to be the best musical project I ever created". A groundbreaking live set to accompany the album has been built from scratch, enhancing different elements and including new club versions of the more introspective album material. Featuring decks, effects (no laptops) and a live visual show, this club tour will debut at the legendary SXSW festival in March 2009, continuing onto Miami WMC with a DJ session at his own Crosstown Rebels party at Electric Pickle, and culminating in a live set for Get Physical's event at the Winter Music Conference. A subsequent live tour featuring onstage collaborations with producers Luke Solomon, Arthur Jeffes and vocalists Taxi Taxi is being developed for later in the year. Damian Lazarus is a believer in giving people something exciting, unusual and idiosyncratic. He lives life to the limit, always rebelling, always moving forward: that's Damian Lazarus.



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Tequila Tuesdays

$5 Tequila Shot & $2 Taco Tuesdays All Day: $4 Well margarita, Corona, $5 1800 shots, $6.50 all other tequilas. Everyday Special: $12 pitchers. Choice of Mai Tai, Sangria, Margarita, or Long Island.

Longest Happy Hour M-F 10am - 7pm $4.50 Wells, $5 Miller Pitchers, $4.50 Barefoot Wines, $1 off Calls, Premiums, Supremes, $1 off Bottled Beers, $5.50 Mai Tai, Bloody Mary.

Free Acoustic Live Music: 6-9pm JESSE & GJ Pop | Rock | Hawaiian | Originals. All Request Music | Video night 9pm-close; .

PEP @ Buffalo's
PEP (Proctor Entertainment Project) Playing Country, Country Rock, Classic Rock, Modern Rock, Pop, Today‚€™s Top 40 and more ! CNY MOST VERSATILE BAND- Featuring Bear (Kent Proctor) Formally of Decree & F5 Bass & Keys- Joe Goss Guitars- Jeremy Clark Guitars- Hakon Moller Drums- Tim Bressee PEP specializes in Private Events & Weddings via Proctor Entertainment. We love to do public shows ! Come and put some PEP In Your Step! 04.12.2014 from 09:00 PM - 01:00 AM

Comic Book Convention in Ventura on 05/10/14
10th May 2014

√Ę€˜WALK ON THE WiLDSIDE√Ę€™: The music of Lou Reed, Velvet Underground and Iggy Pop,feat
14th June 2014
Camelot Lounge, 19 Marrickville Road Marrickville NSW 2204

Variously described as Garage Cabaret, Gypsy Punk, and Gangster Jazz, Waiting for Guinness has been playing the Sydney pub/club scene for years. They may be one of the best dressed too. The band features up to seven pieces including banjo, trumpet, saxophone, trombone, accordion, guitaron (Mexican bass), flute, guitars and drums.

In the tradition of artists such as Tom Waits, Calexico and The Pogues, Waiting for Guinness take their nourishment from ‚€˜old music‚€™ and hot-wire the styles of Berlin Cabaret, Mariachi, Vaudeville, Spaghetti Western and Swing-Jazz into their own surreal vision.

In concert, Waiting for Guinness‚€™ spontaneous and anarchic performances are truly engaging. The theatrical element is as strong as ever, harking back to their busking origins. A fan once said ‚€œWFG make old music sound new somehow,‚€ and they may have a point. The band are not traditionalists trying to re-create the past, but write contemporary and original music influenced by the styles they love.†

Tix are $20 +bf presale and $25 on the door.

Doors ‚€“ 7.30pm, show 9.00pm

Table bookings for groups of 8 or more only ‚€“ email us for table reservations AFTER you have prebooked‚€¶

Delicious food (including pizza!) available.

Fully licensed ‚€“ NO BYO

Please book carefully - as no refunds, credits or exchanges on tix!

All ages welcome (but under 18‚€≤s must be accompanied by an adult)

19th April 2014

RSVP DEAL: Ladies FREE All Night | Men 10pm - 11:30pm Reduced After

There's a place where only the fashionable party. The trendsetters. The who's who of nightlife. This is the GLITTERATI, and they all come to play at NIKKI! Join the nightlife elite and mingle with the city's beautiful crowd while dancing to the sexy sounds of DJ METRO! Get your hottest outfit ready. It's going to be a night you'll never forget ;)

2 Floors of Music! LIVE Video-Mixing!
Starring: DJ METROPlus Residents: WRECK | DJ TRAKO & IVANMAIN ROOM: Progressive House | Electro | Top 40 | Trap | Hip-HopVIP SUITE: Top 40 | Global, Tropical Beats

(Gym shoes, work boots, baseball caps, plain t-shirts or polo shirts, shorts, flats, flip-flops or baggy attire will not be permitted).
Dress code restrictions are at the discretion of the Door Manager and pertain not merely to articles of clothing: but more importantly to style and execution. Dress code subject to change without prior notification.

Take Me As I Am: An Evening with Joni MitchellRainee Lyleson embodies Joni Mitchell in her one-woman
1st May 2014
Foundry616 Jazz Club, 616 Harris Street Sydney NSW 2007
Joni Mitchell

Rainee Lyleson embodies Joni Mitchell in her one-woman show about the great singer-songwriter. Joined by some of Sydney's best young musicians in what people are calling "an awe-inspiring tribute to Joni", Rainee weaves music

Waldo Fabian is a bassist, composer, singer and producer who has worked with many outstanding pop, Latin and jazz bands and musicians - including The Party Boys, Floyd Vincent, Disco Montego, Delta Goodrem, Swoop, Anthony Copping and Robin Loau as well as having three solo albums to his credit (Dejame Tocarte, a South American release through Sony, Loco released through Festival/Mushroom records and his latest release Groovy Cumbia is just released).†

A founding member of renowned Sydney septet, The catholics, Waldo has many musical accomplishments, while also being a well respected educator who currently lectures at both Macquarie University and the University of New South Wales.

Review of the Waldo Fabian Quintet from the Kinetic Jazz Festival 2013:

"Watching Waldo Fabian work a bass is complete magic. The rich sound, pulsing with Latino sex appeal pulsed dark, thumping and vibrant. If aesthetic was an interesting combination in the previous set, the eroticism of the Latin Jazz vibrating around the walls of the church was a Freudian wet dream. Fabian was soon joined by the other band members and the wild writhing lashings of sound washed over, around and through us. The compulsion to dance was intense, and though Fabian invited the audience to on several occasions, the grim head shaking of all those statues of Jesus won the day, and we remained pulsing in our seats.†

It was a great effect and a perfect way to writhe and sweat to the salsa beat. All the musicians were wonderful, Goyer‚€™s thrashed harmonium licking at the ears while the horns of McIver and Bowd pounded away at the lower chakras. Only the rhythmic power of Rob Cornish‚€™s drums grasped firmly at the feet and kept the experience earth-bound and real. A stunning set".†Lisa Thatcher

Comic Book Convention in Stockbridge on 04/26/14
26th April 2014

Collectibles Convention in Edmonton on 10/26/14
26th October 2014

April 16, 2014, 11:30 a.m. - Women Pop Artists: Yayoi Kusama and Marisol Escobar through Primary Sources
The Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53 Street, New York, NY 10019

1st May 2014
1015 Folsom, 1015 Folsom St.,
Warp records sensational band, DARKSTAR, make way to SF for a special live performance. Since their latest release, ?News From Nowhere,? they've been heralded as an instant classic across the board! "Every place warrants a story. No matter where it is, how quiet, remote or disconnected. There are moments in people?s everyday lives, no matter how subtle, that can be documented and talked about in great detail. The instances spiral and ascend and take on their own course, altering the perception of how even the slightest change in a day can be felt deeply." ? Darkstar Darkstar first coalesced in the underground, electronic thrum of London?s nascent grime and dubstep sphere in the middle 2000?s, growing from attending the now-fabled early FWD club nights to releasing a pair of game-changing 12? singles on Kode 9?s fledgling Hyperdub label. These were marked departures at the time, fusing unique sonic futurism with an avant-garde pop sensibility that immediately set the duo of Aiden Whalley and James Young apart from the glut of producers emerging at the time. What followed was a fitful and productive period culminating in a discarded album?s worth of tracks, the crucial introduction of vocalist James Buttery to the fold and, finally - the release of their debut full-length North, to wide acclaim.


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