Gigs

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 24 May, 2007, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 24 May, 2007, 12:00am
 

Highlights


The Me? ...We! Movement


Ignite the Hope, Spodac, Trio Reality and YC play alternative, funk and rock. Tomorrow, 10.30pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$100, includes one beer. Inquiries: www.j-sonic.net


France Touches Hong Kong


DJ sets from France's JUSTICE, Busy-P and Electrobugz, with support from local DJs Amil Khan, Teoh and Vincent Aze. Tomorrow, 11pm, Volar, B/F, 39-44 D'Aguilar St, Central, free (members email to intoxicated@volar.com.hk and non-members register at www.py-r2.com to be on guest list). Inquiries: 2810 1276


07 HW IVE Muso Explosion


Rock and alternative from Eccentric, Empty Tomb, Fistiwave, GriN, Los en Found, Nuclear, Positions, Protoss, Sam Sir, Synthetic (In)semination, Weepin' Rose, ZoundZ, An id Signal, Room Eight, Bi-Luo-Chun and Tie-Shu-Lan. Sat, 3pm-11pm, 1/F Hall, IVE Haking Wong, 702 Lai Chi Kok Rd, Cheung Sha Wan, HK$60. Inquiries: kewell815@yahoo.com.hk


Band Show @ IMNet


Synthetic (In)semination, Slept In Spray, The Fragile, Darkness Pool and Hysteria play indie rock, alternative, metal and electronica. Sat. 7.30pm, IMNet, Room C&D, 4/F Lee Ka Industrial Bldg,


8 Ng Fong St, San Po Kong, HK$40. Inquiries: 8101 5565


Saturday Night Jazz Orchestra


Taka Hirohama leads a group of local, Japanese, American and British players, with vocalist Elaine Liu, in jazz. Sat, 10.30pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, free (members), HK$90, includes one drink. Inquiries: 2521 7251


DJ Eric Kupper


The New York-based Grammy Award-winning DJ and music producer spins funky house with support from DJ Miles Slater. Sat, 11pm, Armani/Bar HK, 2/F Chater House, 11 Chater Rd, Central, HK$150 (advance), HK$200 (door), includes one drink. Inquiries: 2805 0028


Bobby & Steve


The London-based duo spin soulful house. Sat, 11.30pm, Dragon-i, UG/F The Centrium, 60 Wyndham St, Central, HK$150. Inquiries: 3110 1222


Laurent Garnier


The French DJ and music producer spins techno and electro with support from DJs Anthony2, Morett's, Vincent Aze, Epz and VJ Voltage. May 31, time to be confirmed, Volar, B/F, 39-44 D'Aguilar St, Central, HK$180 (advance, HMV), HK$200 (door, members), HK$220 (door). Inquiries: 2810 1276 or intoxicated@volar.com.hk


Spike Ivory


The New Jersey musician plays acoustic American rock and blues. May 31, 6.45pm, Sit N Read Cafe, 3/F, 506 Lockhart Rd, Causeway Bay, free. Inquiries: 2803 4632


Academy Sunset Music Mania


Multi-media live performance by local bands. Jun 8, 7pm: featuring Hamster, Primary Shapes, Revolver, Synthetic (In)semination, The Dummy and the Pancakes; Jun 9, 6.30pm: featuring DSC, Empty Tomb, Montage, Paranoid, Proparker' Hill and Tonick. HK Academy for Performing Arts, 1 Gloucester Rd, Wan Chai, HK$20 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 3128 8288


Jeffrey Butzer


The American self-taught multi-instrumentalist's debut in Hong Kong, showcasing experimental and minimal with support from the Pancakes (Jun 8), Wilson Tsang and Atomic Bubbles (Jun 9). Jun 8, 7.30pm, Phonograph, G/F, 2 Austin Avenue, TST, HK$120 (includes one drink), HK$150 (includes one drink and a CD); Jun 9, 10.30pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$150, HK$125 (members). Inquiries: 9700 4677


George Lam and Teresa Carpio in Concert


The local veteran entertainers reunite 30 years after their first performance singing together. Jun 7-9, 8.15pm, HK Coliseum, 9 Cheong Wan Rd, Hung Hom, HK$100-HK$400 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2734 9009


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 Monday, DJ Kwong spins 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


The Joe Rosenberg Trio play jazz, with Rosenberg on saxophone, Peter Scherr on bass and Chris Trzcinski on drums. Tomorrow-Sat, 10.30pm. 5/F, 37 Cochrane St, Central, HK$100, includes one drink. Inquiries: 2858 6555


Buddha Lounge


DJ Kila dishes out reggae, hip hop and Afro beats. Tonight, 9pm. L/F Amber Lodge, 23 Hollywood Rd, Central, HK$30, includes beers. Inquiries: 2526 2562


Club Cixi


DJs Bon and Deepro mix hip hop and R&B. Tonight, 11pm. Ladies, free; men, HK$160, includes free whisky. Shop A, G/F On Hing Bldg, 1 On Hing Terrace, Central. Inquiries: 2286 0333


Club Magazine


DJs Bravo and Le Libertin spin hip hop. Tonight, 10pm. Ladies, free; men,


HK$120, includes one drink. 3/F Cosmos Bldg, 8-11 Lan Kwai Fong. 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-Sat. DJ Reo returns on Monday, joined by Morett's spinning electro and house.


DJs start at 10.30pm. UG/F The Centrium, 60 Wyndham St, Central, free. Inquiries: 3110 1222


Drop


It's poker night tonight, a 70s dance party with players given chips to play cards, 7.30pm, free drinks for members; followed by DJ Janva spinning acid jazz and funky house, 10.30pm. Derald Reynolds spins house and R&B, followed by DJ Steve Yau's funky house. 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. 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. DJs Dodgy Yamamoto and David J play under- ground house and tribal. Sat, 11pm. 6/F, 32 Wellington St, Central, admission fee on selected gigs, free for members and guests. Inquiries: 2810 9000


Le Rideau


DJ Lee spins funky house. Sat, 10.30pm. Togolese guitarist, singer and poet Thierry Nkeli Faha plays soulful tunes. Sun, 8pm. 1/F Hilltop Plaza, 49 Hollywood Rd, SoHo, free. Inquiries: 2850 8833


Lotus


Noche Cubana with Chris Polanco playing congas with salsa DJ Michelle. Tonight, 10.30pm-midnight. 37-43 Pottinger St, Central, free, includes drinks and pairs of havaianas. 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 then DJ Doze spins, 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. DJs spin funky classics and soulful replays. 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


Soda


1980s party with DJs spinning classics, Sat 9pm. Harilela House, 79 Wyndham St, Central, free. Inquiries: 6871 7234


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 with VJs Zapp and Donkie tonight. Ladies, free entry and drinks; men, HK$160, includes one drink. DJs Soul B, Bon and Kirk spin hip hop and R&B tomorrow. Ladies, HK$140; men, HK$200. DJ Ming drops beats and house while DJs Soul B and Tung play hip hop and R&B on Saturday. Ladies, HK$150; men, HK$220. DJs start at 10pm. 4/F Convention Plaza, Harbour Rd, Wan Chai. Inquiries: 2836 3690


Volar


DJs Thomas C and Morett's spin house tonight. Hip hop from Gruv, Thomas C, Lazy Ming and Nat King Soul on Saturday. DJs start at 10pm. B/F, 39-44 D'Aguilar St, Central. Inquiries: 2810 1276


The Wanch


Rock classics from Dave Colquhoun and Hat Trick (tonight, 9.30pm), The Hoars and Speed King (tomorrow, 9pm), and Love Shot (Sat, 10pm). 54 Jaffe Rd, Wan Chai, free. Inquiries: 2861 1621


Yumla


Tech-funk and electro from Frankie Lam and AKW tomorrow. Yiannis and Kerri spin progressive and minimal, Sat. DJs start at 10pm. L/B, 79 Wyndham St, Central, free. Inquiries: 2147 2383


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