Gigs

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 10 May, 2007, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 10 May, 2007, 12:00am

Highlights


YO Park X WhoLaLa Bandsound


Local bands Dovey, Beebob, Empty Tomb and AMS play alternative and pop rock. Tomorrow, 9.30pm-11.30pm, YO Park, B46-B48, 1st Basement Site 11, Whampoa Garden, Hung Hom, free (buy at least one drink). Inquiries: 9322 8128


The Dummy + Hamster


The two local bands play Cantonese post-rock. Tomorrow, 10.30pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$90, free (members), includes one drink. Inquiries: 2521 7251


Let's Fight


Paul Wong live with local bands and singers. Tomorrow-Sat, 8pm. Tomorrow: featuring Seasons Lee, 24 Herbs, Dear Jane, Hardpack, Sonic Temple and Tats Lau. Sat: featuring King Ly Chee, Audio Traffic, Ho Chiu, Ryan Hui, Family and Qiu Hong. Hall B, HK International Trade & Exhibition Centre, 1 Trademark Drive, Kowloon Bay, HK$250 (one day), HK$400 (both days).


Inquiries: 6677 1165


Tototototonight Gig


Local indie bands Atomic Bubbles, Band Band, The Pullover and The Pancakes. Sat, 10.30pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$100, free (member), includes one drink. Inquiries: 2521 7251


Miss Behavin


The British DJ plays funky vocal and electro house. Sat, 11pm, Armani/Bar HK, 2/F Chater House, 11 Chater Rd, Central, HK$150 (advance), $200 (door), includes one drink. Inquiries: 2805 0028


re:locate


Featuring regional drum'n'bass DJs, including Zul (Subvert, Singapore), Low (Loops Collective, Kuala Lumpur), Wen (Homebass Communications, Bangkok) and HK Magnetic Soul's resident DJs Kay C, Blood Dunza, JP Lui, Cookie, Teem and Sembei VJ. Sat, 11pm, Club Magazine, 3/F Cosmos Bldg, 8-11 Lan Kwai Fong, HK$100, includes one drink. Inquiries: www.magneticsoul.co.uk


Joe Claussell


The DJ from New York City spins Caribbean, Latin, salsa and deep house. Sun, midnight, Dragon-i, UG/F the Centrium, 60 Wyndham St, Central, HK$150. Inquiries: 3110 1222


Griot Mandigo


The trio blends West African musical traditions with rock, funk and jazz. May 17, 9pm, Le Rideau Theatre Cafe, 1/F Hilltop Plaza, 49 Hollywood Rd, Central, HK$100, includes one drink. Inquiries: 2850 8833


Listen Up!


Alt rockers Empty Tomb, punk-emo group Dullfigure and funk band Papa Jack. May 18, 10.30pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$90, free (members), includes one drink. Inquiries: 2521 7251


Live House GIG


Local bands Beebob, Sunset Coke, ToNick, Synthetic (In)semination, Maf2ia and Eccentric play punk rock, post-rock, pop and house. May 19, 7.30pm, Live House, Rm L215, 3/F, Phase 2, Kwun Tong Industrial Bldg, Kwun Tong, HK$45, includes one drink. Inquiries: 2380 8578


GO PARTY! May We Rock?


An Id Signal, Oliver and YC play alternative, experimental and electro-rock. May 19, 8.30pm, After 5 Wine Bar, Shop A, G/F Merit Place, 5 Mei Sun Lane, Tai Po, HK$90, includes one drink. Inquiries: 2396 2608


Regular Gigs


Armani/Bar HK


DJ Kwong spins soulful house. Tonight, 6pm-10pm. DJ Dim Sum mashes up R&B and hip hop. Tonight, 10pm-3am. DJ Miles Slater spins groovy tracks. Tomorrow, 6pm-10pm. DJ Doze drops R&B and hip hop. Tomorrow, 10pm-3am. On Saturday, it's the soulful supperclub house mix with DJ Miles Slater, 8pm-10pm. On Monday, DJ Kwong returns with soulful selections, 6pm-9pm, then DJ Michelle hosts salsa night, 9pm-1am. 2/F Chater House, 11 Chater Rd, Central, free. Inquiries: 2805 0028


Blue Door


Eugene Pao plays jazz guitar with Ted Lo, Charles Huntley, Ah Hong and Anthony Fernandes. Tomorrow, HK$140, includes one drink. Mike Cooper plays guitar. Sat, HK$100, includes one drink. Music starts at 10.30pm. 5/F, 37 Cochrane St, Central. Inquiries: 2858 6555


Bohemian Lounge


The Red Taurus Group fuses Latin with jazz. Sat, 10pm, 3-5 Old Bailey St, Central, free. Inquiries: 2526 6099


Buddha Lounge


DJ Kila dishes out reggae, hip hop and Afro beats. Tonight, HK$30, includes beers. L/F Amber Lodge, 23 Hollywood Rd, Central, free. Inquiries: 2526 2562


The Cavern


Impulz, 3rd Attempt and Mystery 5 play classic rock, alternative, R&B and soul. Daily, 9.30pm, free, except Fri-Sat, HK$100, includes one drink. Shop 1, LG/F LKF Tower, 55 D'Aguilar St, Lan Kwai Fong. Inquiries: 2121 8969


Club Cixi


DJ Bon and DJ Deepro mix hip hop and R&B. Tonight, 11pm, ladies, free entry; men, HK$160, includes free whisky. Live music with the Tommy Ho Quartet Mon-Wed, 10pm. Shop A, G/F On Hing Bldg, 1 On Hing Terrace, Central. Inquiries: 2286 0333


Club Magazine


DJs Bravo from New York and Le Libertin from France spin hip hop. Tonight, 10pm, 3/F Cosmos Bldg, 8-11 Lan Kwai Fong, ladies, free; men, HK$120, includes one drink. Inquiries: www.hkclubbing.com


Dragon-i


DJ Ivan mixes nu-jazz, deep groove and house, tonight. DJs Gilbert and Reo play funky soulful house, tomorrow. DJ Reo returns on Monday, joined by DJ Morett's spinning electro minimal and house. DJs start at 10.30pm. UG/F The Centrium, 60 Wyndham St, Central, free. Inquiries: 3110 1222


Drop


It's poker night, a 70s dance party with players given chips to play cards and free drinks for members. DJ Derald Reynolds spins house and R&B, followed by DJ Steve Yau's funky grooves. Tomorrow, 10.30pm. DJ Joel Lai plays the first set spinning funky house on Sat, 10.30pm, followed by Eric Byron spinning house and breakbeat. Basement, On Lok Mansion, 39-43 Hollywood Rd, Central, free.


Inquiries: 2543 8856


Finds


Vocal house with DJ Johnathan, tonight. Groovy electro house with DJ Guru, tomorrow. DJ Johnathan returns with vocal house, Sat. DJs start at 10pm. 2/F Lan Kwai Fong Tower, 33 Wyndham St, Lan Kwai Fong, free. Inquiries: 2522 9318


Kee Club


DJ Delleric spins nu-soul and deep house. Tonight-Sat, 9pm. House with DJ Q and David J. Tomorrow, 11pm. Sat, 11pm, 6/F, 32 Wellington St, Central, admission fee on selected gigs, free for members and guests. Inquiries: 2810 9000


Le Rideau


DJs Lee and Guru spin funky and electro house. Sat , 10pm. 1/F Hilltop Plaza, 49 Hollywood Rd, SoHo, free. Inquiries: 2850 8833


Lotus


It's Noche Cubana with salsa king Chris Polanco playing Cuban congas with salsa DJ Michelle. Tonight, 10.30pm-midnight, 37-43 Pottinger St, Central, free drinks and pairs of havaianas, free.


Inquiries: 2541 2031


M1NT


DJ Lucas followed by DJ Doze spin hip hop and R&B, tonight. DJ Lucas returns, followed by DJ Deepro and Eric Byron, tomorrow. Lounge and house tracks from DJ Benjamin followed by DJ Doze, Sat. DJs start at 9.30pm. 108 Hollywood Rd, Central, free. Inquiries: 2261 1111


One-fifth


Latin Salsa Nite with free salsa lessons (9pm-10pm), then DJ Josef plays salsa. Tonight, free entry and drinks for ladies. Tomorrow, 10pm. DJ Ghost Style and guests fuse R&B, hip hop and house. Sat, 10pm. 9 Star St, Wan Chai, free. Inquiries: 2520 2515


OPIA Bar


DJ Ivan spins nu jazz, soulful and Latin house and dance beats. Tomorrow-Sat, 8pm. JIA Boutique Hotel, 1-5 Irving St, Causeway Bay, free. Inquiries: 3196 9100


Philia Lounge


Jazz guitarist Eugene Pao performs with Sylvain Gagnon on bass and Charles Huntley on saxophone. Tonight, 9pm, 4 Arbuthnot Rd, Central, HK$180. Inquiries: 2147 2389


Solas


DJ Steve Bruce spins. Tonight-Sat, 10pm. Tonight: funky, soulful and hip hop beats. Tomorrow: British and US soulful house. Sat: funky house and underground disco. G/F, The Centrium, 60 Wyndham St, Central, free. Inquiries: 3162 3710


Tribeca


DJs Soul B and Danny dish out hip hop and R&B while DJ Brian Kelly spins alongside VJ Nicky. Tonight, 10pm, ladies, free entry and drinks; men, HK$160, includes one drink. DJs Soul B and Danny spin more hip hop and R&B. Tomorrow, 10pm, ladies, HK$140; men, HK$200. DJ Ming drops house and DJs Soul B and Danny return alongside VJ Nicky. Sat, 10pm, ladies, HK$150; men, HK$220. Tomorrow-Sat: open bar from 10pm-2am. 4/F Convention Plaza, Harbour Rd, Wan Chai. Inquiries: 2836 3690


Volar


DJs Anthony, Morett, Christian and Thierry dish out electro and house and DJs Daryll and Yeodie spin hip hop, tomorrow. Saturday is V.I.B.E. hip hop with DJs Gruv and Thomas, and Nat and Lazy Ming. DJs start at 10pm. B/F, 39-44 D'Aguilar St, Central, free for guests (e-mail to be on guest list). Inquiries: 2810 1276 or intoxicated@volar.com.hk


The Wanch


Blues rock with Diving for Air. Tonight, 9.30pm. The Chill Factor plays more rock favourites. Tomorrow, 10pm. Party rock'n'roll from JunkMail. Sat, 10pm. Armie & Friends play folk rock. Sun, 3pm-6pm. Favourites of the 70s from Father Nature. Sun, 7pm. 54 Jaffe Rd, Wan Chai, free. Inquiries: 2861 1621


Yumla


The Arkham and DJ Johnathon play drum'n'bass tomorrow. The Prawn & Simon Pang and DJ Drafus play electro-rock, Sat, 10pm. L/B, 79 Wyndham St, Central, free. Inquiries: 2147 2383