Archives for: February 28, 2013

DIEGO HARISPE [Argentina]

[ March 5, 2013; 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] No doubt, Diego Harispe is one of the electronic scenario referents in Argentina. As from his start he has achieved recognition and an important presence in his country’s dance floors.

  • Start: 9:00 pm
  • Tickets: free!

MODERN SKY 2013 OPENING SHOW – POST PUNK LEGENDARY BAND PUBLIC IMAGE LTD TALES OF TWO CITIES
Guest: RE – TROS

[ March 30, 2013; 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] Led by John Lyton, the former Sex Pistol lead singer, the legendary originator of post-punk band PIL (Public Image Ltd) will be the first time performing in China.

  • Start: 9:00 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 360 / 280 (presale)

WE’RE NOMINATED! THE BEIJINGER 2013


JUE | MUSIC + ART FESTIVAL 2013
EMERGING YOUNG ARTISTS: MUSIC & ART SHOWCASE

[ March 17, 2013; 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] JUE | Music + Art, Idle Beats, Plastered T-shirts, and Maybe Mars come together in a multimedia music and art showcase event in Beijing featuring poster art from Idle Beats and Plastered T-shirts, album and poster art from the Maybe Mars archives and a musical programme showcasing some of the best young(ish) bands playing in Beijing today, selected by leading Chinese-language music information and criticism website Wooozy.cn.

  • Start: 1:00 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 50

ITALIAN METAL BAND – GRAVEWORM LIVE IN BEIJING 2013

[ March 29, 2013; 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] This dark crew seduces gothic black/death-metal-lovers with intense, emotional and apocalyptic songs, darker and colder than it could be in a monster-worm’s hole.

  • Start: 8:00 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 480 (VIP) / 240 (Door) / 180 (Presale)

JUE | MUSIC + ART FESTIVAL 2013: SOUND FRAGMENT

[ March 22, 2013; 8:30 pm to 11:00 pm. ] Masters of their craft need not be flashy: they are one of China’s most understated bands. Their songs, upon first listen, sound simple and frank. Only after careful listening do you realize how complicated and magnificent, musically composed, peaceful and sincere they truly are. They are Sound Fragment.

  • Start: 8:30 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 100 / 80 (presale)

GANG OF FOUR CHINA TOUR & AV OKUBO

[ March 20, 2013; 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] One of the music world’s most important and radical bands shares the stage with the inheritors of their extraordinary spirit: This March, Split Works is honored to present seminal post-punk outfit Gang of Four’s first-ever shows in Mainland China.

  • Start: 8:00 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 220 / 180 (presale)

JUE | MUSIC + ART FESTIVAL 2013 Australian guitar virtuoso JEFF LANG returns to China

[ March 16, 2013; 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] Australian roots musician Jeff Lang is no stranger to China, having toured twice previously in 2009 and 2010 under the auspices of Split Works and played at the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai. His virtuoso guitar playing and infectious on-stage personality has captured audiences wherever he goes.

  • Start: 9:00 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 100 / 60 (students)

PLAYNINGXIA 2013

[ March 15, 2013; 8:30 pm to 11:00 pm. ] BUYI / LI DONG / FAN ZUOYONG / XU DAN / SKARVING

Tickets online: http://yugongyishantickets.taobao.com

  • Start: 8:30 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 80 / 60 (presale | 300 tickets limited)

ACW X JUE | MUSIC + ART: MONGOLIAN BLING CHINA PREMIERE

[ March 14, 2013; 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] Forget about nomads and monks! Join JUE | Music + Art and the film’s director/producer, Benj Binks, for the China Premiere of insightful yet exciting new documentary, Mongolian Bling. Following that, there’ll be a Q&A session with film director Benj Binks and performances by film stars Gennie and Quiza, Beijing MC Nasty Ray, and members of traditional Mongolian band Hanggai.

  • Start: 7:00 pm
  • Tickets: Rmb 120 / 100 (presale)