Archives for: September 29, 2009

CLUESO (Germany)

[ November 2, 2009; 9:00 pm to 11:55 pm. ] CLUESO – this year’s nomination as most successful live act for Germany’s most coveted music award, the ECHO, is merely the latest in Clueso’s long list of achievements. Find out what all the buzz is about!

  • Start: 9:00 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 50

THE CORE (Norway)

[ November 1, 2009; 9:00 pm to 11:59 pm. ] Norway’s The Core Returns to China for Extensive Tour Once again, the best in Norwegian jazz descends upon the Middle Kingdom. The Core is one of Norway’s most energetic jazz bands, performing music influenced by John Coltrane’s post-bop and the free quartets of the late ’60s.

  • Start: 9:00 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 50

SECTION 6

[ October 31, 2009; 9:00 pm to 11:59 pm. ] Your dreams have been fulfilled! Beijing’s only live and direct Hip-hop party is back and in full effect! DJS Wesley and Jia Ming will be bumping a connoisseur’s selection of Reggae, funk, hip hop and old-school, accompanied by the New York heavy hitter DJ Lo Mang.

  • Start: 9:00 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 30

MILK&JADE BY DANA LEONG (New York)

[ October 30, 2009; 9:00 pm to 11:59 pm. ] Hip-Hop/ Electro-Jazz composer, cellist and trombonist Dana Leong brings his 4-piece band MILK & JADE by Dana Leong for a debut performance in Beijing. Jampacked with electronic beats, hip-hop rhymes and powerful instrumental improvisations, MILK & JADE’s sounds have wowed sold-out audiences in US and Europe.

  • Start: 9:00 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 50

KID KOALA

[ October 29, 2009; 9:00 pm to 11:59 pm. ] the undisputable genius in the world of turntablism…Kid Koala has been leading a one-man-and-many-turntables revolution mixing traditional jazz, hip hop, blues, funk and ska with mind-blowing sound collages.

  • Start: 9:00 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 50/30 (presale)

ALVA NOTO (Raster-Noton, Berlin)

[ October 28, 2009; 9:00 pm to 11:59 pm. ] the essence of pure electricity is made audible…
Berlin based visual artist/electronic musician Carsten Nicolai performs and records using the pseudonyms “Noto” and “Alva Noto”. Described as “metal machine music of a most beautiful kind”, Nicolai’s powerfully synaesthetic live performances combine minimal electronic sounds and real-time visualisation of sound as video or installation.

  • Start: 9:00 pm
  • Tickets: free!

LETZTE INSTANZ (Germany)

[ October 27, 2009; 9:00 pm to 11:59 pm. ] romanticism or what?!
In the very beginning Letze Instanz (founded in 1996) was crammed into the medieval-rock corner, but soon prooved that it’s not easy to find the right musical pigeonhole for this band now consisting of three Bavarians, three Saxons and a Berlin-born Istanbul resident.

  • Start: 9:00 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 50

MIT & SUPER700 (Germany)

[ October 26, 2009; 9:00 pm to 11:59 pm. ] Back in 2005, this infernal trio from Cologne/Germany came with moog, big-muff-bass and drums to knock us down and pull us up again twitching like a short cicuit.

  • Start: 9:00 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 50

多元化的中国摇滚

[ October 25, 2009; 9:00 pm to 11:59 pm. ] 我相信我们会用我们的声音,将你推向光明。南无为所有尘世中挣扎和欣喜的你们而歌唱。南无是一支非常具有中国特色的乐队。火星派对,音乐风格以流畅的旋律加上鲜明的律动为基调,融合英式,朋克,布鲁斯,电子,R&B等多种元素,曲风多样,不拘一格。

  • Start: 9:00 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 40

CONVENIENCE STORE

[ October 24, 2009; 9:00 pm to 11:59 pm. ] 便利商店09年延续以色彩为主题的概念,在北京推出“Bai”主题专场,本次将是乐队09年最后一次专场演出。演出嘉宾为彭坦与彭磊两位风格不同的重量级人物。

  • Start: 9:00 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb80/50(presale)