Posts Tagged 'king of town'

Trevor Jackson In South Africa!

Posted on June 30 2009 by Rick Disco

Based in London, Trevor Jackson founded the label Output Recordings in 1996, which introduced the world to such genre defying and inventive bands and acts as LCD Soundsystem, the Rapture, Four Tet and his own project Playgroup which helped create the blueprint for present day electro. Over the ten years that Output was in existence, [...]

Toy-Toy & Red Bull Music Academy presents TREVOR JACKSON (Playgroup) @ Loaded (JHB)

Posted on June 9 2009 by Rick Disco

Where: Loaded, Behind Carfax, Johannesburg Cost: R100 Toy-Toy & Red Bull Music Academy presents TREVOR JACKSON (Playgroup) Supported By: Desmond & the Tutu’s King of Town Digital Rockit (dogstarr // fabio // g-force) Ivan (Killer Robot) Check out the Facebook event here!

White Denim @ The Hamptons (JHB)

Posted on February 1 2009 by Rick Disco

Where: Sublime/Skandal/Miami/The Hamptons/Call It Want You Want, 130 11th St. Benmore, Sandton, Johannesburg Cost: R40 The sound of White Denim is a super-mutation of the sonic waves that have been washing over Joburg’s club scene since the days of the Secret till The End is Nigh: Electric Disco sent from the past in a time [...]

The End is Nigh presents The Bloody Beetroots! @ The Alexander Theatre (JHB)

Posted on January 25 2009 by Rick Disco

Where: The Alexander Theatre, 36 Stiemens Street, Braamfontein, Johannesburg Cost: R100 The End is Nigh are proud to present Italian electro giants, The Bloody Beetroots. The duo have been ripping it up since 2007 and have become a rawkus name to be reckoned with on the international electro scene. They have produced incredible remixes for [...]

Night of A 1000 Drawings: Book Launch

Posted on November 20 2008 by Rick Disco

Click for a larger version Where: The Bus Factory, 3 President Street, Newtown, JHB Cost: R80 for a doodler (person who donated a drawing in 2007): entrance + book, R120 for public: entrance + book, R40 for entrance without a book The Night of a 1000 Drawings book : “Doodle for a difference” is a [...]

Pixel Pop in the Sun! @ The Woods (JHB)

Posted on November 19 2008 by Rick Disco

Where: The Woods (Old Fuel Cafe), 66 Car Street, Newtown, JHB Cost: FREE! The Woods poses a question: What is the best idea since Penicillin, sliced bread and cellular communications combined? Thats Right. You guessed it. It’s a Pixel Pop day party!! – Pixel Pop in the sun! We’ve put a crack team of dubious [...]

Electric Affair 1 @ Sunningdales Hotel (JHB)

Posted on October 16 2008 by Rick Disco

Where: Sunningdales Hotel, 88 Corlett Drive, JHB Cost: R30 9pm – 10pm Young Smuts & Richard Berold 10pm – 11pm Sassquatch 11pm – 12pm King Of Towm 12pm – 1pm Marc Latilla 1pm – 3pm All Star one-on-ones Come to dance. Neon and robot lights are in the house. Tron and Buck Rogers are on [...]

The End is Free! @ The Alexander Theatre (JHB)

Posted on September 8 2008 by Rick Disco

Where: The Alexander Theatre, 36 Stiemens Street. Braamfontein Cost: FREE! “Because we have been Ending for a year. Because ManKaZam is turning old. Because we dig you. But mostly because we wanna… The End is Free! easytiger vs. DJ Badly King of Town vs. ManKaZam Data Takashi vs. VEREVÜLFF Free entrance. No cover charge. DJs [...]

Atlantis To Interzone @ CCHQ (JHB)

Posted on August 3 2008 by Rick Disco

Where: CCHQ, # 1 Main Rd, cnr. Main and Violet, Fishers Hill, JHB Cost: R40 A night organized by DJ’s that also brought you parties like SECRET, SOVEREIGN ACADEMY, SHUT UP I’M DANCING and HUFKOTHEQUE! Lovingly selecting all kinds of music you can totally(!!!) dance to, The Line-up: 22:00-23:00 | DISCO BALDELLI (Richard The Third [...]

The End Is Live @ Alexander Theatre (JHB)

Posted on July 7 2008 by Rick Disco

The launch of Desmond and the Tutus’ eagerly awaited first album , Tuck Shop + the launch of The End is Live = launch not to be missed. DJ MURDER FACE Desmond and the Tutus King of Town DJ Baggy Dog (Shane Tutu) Data Takashi Doors open at 9pm. R50 Album & band merchandise on [...]

Sovereign Academy Graduation @ Capitol Theater (PTA)

Posted on July 7 2008 by Rick Disco

You are hereby invited to the Graduation party for the prestigious Sovereign Academy on the 19th of July 2008 at The Capitol Theater Since it’s first gathering of a mere 100 disruptive students on the 17th of December 2005, Sovereign has grown from a faculty of 3 DJs, to been at the center of a [...]

Sovereign Academy: Final Field Trip

Posted on April 21 2008 by Rick Disco

Click for a larger version! Where: The Assembly, 61 Harrington Street, CPT Cost: R40 Presale – or R60 Door From the facebook event: THURSDAY 1st MAY IS A PUBLIC HOLIDAY Before graduating onto bigger and better things, Sovereign Academy, South Africa’s biggest dance punk party will be making one last field-trip down to Cape [...]