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Gigs

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 01 November, 2007, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 01 November, 2007, 12:00am

Highlights

Taylor Acoustic Guitar Clinic

American guitarist Doyle Dykes performs. Today, 7pm and 8.30pm, Tom Lee Academy Hall, Level 12, MegaBox, 38 Wang Chiu Rd, Kowloon Bay, HK$70. Inquiries: 2737 7603

Matsuri

Japanese DJs Jun and Taku Hirayama spin hip hop and electro house alongside Keiko Takafuji and Hisayo Nakahama's taiko drum jam. Tonight, 10pm, Volar, B/F, 39-44 D'Aguilar St, Central, HK$150, free for members, includes one drink. Inquiries: 2810 1276

Eason Chan

The Canto-pop singer performs. Today-Nov 6, Nov 9-10, 8.15pm, HK Coliseum, 9 Cheong Wan Rd, Hung Hom, HK$100-HK$480 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2301 1096

DJ Hell

The German producer and DJ spins electroclash, techno and new wave. Tomorrow, 10pm, Volar, B/F, 39-44 D'Aguilar St, Central, HK$200, free for members, includes one drink. Inquiries: 2810 1276

Henry Chung

The harmonica player performs with the HK Blues Allstars: tomorrow, 10pm, Kubrick Cafe, 3 Public Square St, Yau Ma Tei, HK$150, includes one drink. Inquiries: 2384 8929. With Helter Skelter: Nov 8, 9pm, Philia Lounge, Shop 1, 4-8 Arbuthnot Rd, Central, HK$120. Inquiries: 2147 2389. And with jazz guitarist Eugene Pao: Nov 17, 9pm, Grappa's Cellar, Jardine House, 1 Connaught Place, Central, HK$238, HK$88 (students), includes one drink. Inquiries: 2521 2322

Picnic in the Park

Local bands the Vibes, Skin Deep, Mid-Life Crisis, the Typhoons, Inca Voodoo and others perform. Sat, 11.30am-8pm, Siena Park, Discovery Bay, Lantau island, free. Inquiries: www.hkclubbing.com

9th State Harbour Party

Local rock party band 9th State and guests play at the waterfront. Sat, 7pm, Discovery Forest Bar and Restaurant, Outlying Ferry Pier Three, Central, HK$350, includes beers and wines. Inquiries: 9803 6650

Lonely China Day

The Beijing rock group perform. Local bands Elf Fatima, The Offset: Spectacles and Unixx support. Sat, 7pm, Club Cixi, Shop A, G/F On Hing Building, 1 On Hing Terrace, Central, HK$100 (advance), HK$120 (door). Inquiries: 9651 8567

Divine Shadows

Tunisian vocalist and oud player Dhafer Youssef fuses North Africa's Sufi music with classical, electronica and jazz. Accompanied by guitarist Nguyen Le, tabla player Jatinder Thakur and the Koehne String Quartet. Sat, 8pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$120-HK$360 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044

Ricemagnet

The Taipei alternative rock band performs. Sat, 10.30pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$90, free for members, includes one drink. Inquiries: 2521 7251

JR-FLO

The Toronto hip hop DJ spins. Nov 8, 10pm, Volar, B/F, 39-44 D'Aguilar St, Central, HK$200, free for members, includes one drink. Inquiries: 2810 1276

Rafael Bittencourt

The guitarist of Brazilian power metal band Angra performs. Nov 9, 7.30pm, Tom Lee Academy Hall, Level 12, MegaBox, 38 Wang Chiu Rd, Kowloon Bay, HK$60. Inquiries: 2737 7603

My Little Airport

The local pop punk band perform with support from experimental acts VSOP, Wilson Tsang and the Lee's. Nov 9, 10.30pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$100, includes one drink. Inquiries: 2521 7251

HK Live!

Features Malaysia's dance act Transient Vortex, Los Angeles' experimental pop group Marfa and Ne-af, local electronic rock duo Snoblind and one-man band ST. Nov 10, 10pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$100 (advance), HK$150 (door), includes one beer. Inquiries: 2534 9509

World Battle of the Bands

Hong Kong final of the global music competition with indie rock bands Empty Tomb, Hungry Ghosts, Killersoap, Skindeep and Synthetic (In)semination. Guests include Audiotraffic and the Train. Nov 10, 8pm, The Cavern, LG/F Lan Kwai Fong Tower, 55 D'Aguilar St, Central, HK$100 (advance), HK$150 (door). Inquiries: www.wbob.net

Regular Gigs

Armani/Bar HK

DJ Kwong spins soulful house tonight, 6pm-10pm; then Miles Slater's deep house, 10pm-1am. Slater returns with groovy tracks tomorrow, 6pm-10pm; and DJ Doze drops more R&B and hip hop, 10pm-3am. Kwong mixes styles on Sat, 8pm-10pm; then house with Slater, 10pm-3am. 2/F Chater House, 11 Chater Rd, Central, free. Inquiries: 2805 0028

Buddha Lounge

Lone Wolf mixes breaks, soulful house and hip hop. Tonight, 9pm. Samuel Faction and the Jilted Johns play electro- disco, tropical rock and deep house. Tomorrow, 10pm. L/F Amber Lodge, 23 Hollywood Rd, Central, free. Inquiries: 2526 2562

Dragon-i

JR spins R&B and hip hop while Gilbert plays funky house tomorrow. Gilbert returns with his funky house on Sat along with Reo spinning. DJs start 10.30pm. UG/F The Centrium, 60 Wyndham St, Central. 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. Then Joel Lai and Janva spin 70s party vibes, 10.30pm. Derald Reynolds serves up house and R&B tomorrow, then Steve Yau hits the decks with funky house. Joel Lai also spins funky house on Sat, then Eric Byron's breaks and house. DJs start 10.30pm. B/F On Lok Mansion, 39-43 Hollywood Rd, Central, free. Inquiries: 2543 8856

Finds

Soulful house with Johnathan tonight. Arun R spins funky house tomorrow and May drops electro house, Sat. DJs start at 11pm, 2/F Lan Kwai Fong Tower, 33 Wyndham St, Central, free. Inquiries: 2522 9318

Grappa's Cellar

The Stray Katz plays from classic swing to modern hits. Sat, 8pm, Jardine House, 1 Connaught Place, Central, free, booking recommended. Inquiries: 2521 2322

Kee Club

Minimal tech house from Vinnie Q, David J and Delleric. Tomorrow-Sat, 11pm, 6/F, 32 Wellington St, Central, free for members. Inquiries: 2810 9000

OPIA Bar

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

Paparazzi

Ma Sir, Ball Ball and Akira spin hip hop and R&B. Tonight, 10pm, 4/F Onfem Tower, 29 Wyndham St, Central, women: free and drinks; men: HK$150, includes two drinks (free before 11.30pm). Inquiries: hkclubbing.com

Peel Fresco Music Lounge

Jazz with Rickard Malmsten Trio tonight, 8.30pm; and keyboardist Mark Peter on Sat, 10pm. Pianist Nelson Hiu plays standards, Sun, 9pm. 49 Peel St, Central, free. Inquiries: 2540 2046

Philia Lounge

Arun R spins soulful and funky tech house and Preston Lau plays progressive electro house. Sat, 10pm, 4 Arbuthnot Rd, Central, free. Inquiries: 2147 2389

Pop Bites

Tribute to Radiohead with Wong Chi-chung and Yuen Chi-chung. Sat, 9pm, U/G, 3-5 Old Bailey St, SoHo, free. Inquiries: 2525 4141

Solas

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

Tribeca

Hip hop and R&B from Soul B, Tong and Brian Kelly while Arun R spins with percussionist Aldo de Bongo, tonight (women: free and drinks, men: HK$160). Soul B and Tong return tomorrow (women: HK$160, men: HK$220) and on Sat, with Ming also spinning house and groove (women: HK$150, men: HK$220). 10pm. 4/F Convention Plaza, Harbour Rd, Wan Chai. Inquiries: 2836 3690

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