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Weekend Spotlight: Dance Tunnel

Posted in Chicago House, Classic, Club Night, Deep House, disco, Electronica, House, We are not a rock band with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 1, 2013 by Doombot

Every now and again something truly awesome comes along and deserves some special attention, and this weekend the lovely people over at London’s latest debauched dance haven, Dance Tunnel, have a blinder in store for us!

Are you ready?

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Welcome To The Weekend – London 28/2-3/3

Posted in After-party, Bass, Chicago House, Chill out, Club Night, Deep House, disco, Gigs, House, List, News, Parties, We are not a rock band with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on February 28, 2013 by Doombot

Hello Sports fans and Welcome to the Weekend! Your one stop shop to the wondrous things a happening this weekend. I hope you brought your dancing shoes! It may be getting cold and grey here in London, but these events are sure to keep things interesting.

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Win Tickets To See Vitalic Live!

Posted in Club Night, Competition, electro, French electro, We are not a rock band with tags , , , , , , on October 31, 2012 by Knockturnal

Forward- thinking London promoters Neon Noise Project are pleased to announce this year’s annual Halloween Soiree with Vitalic- live, Herve, Foamo, Grum, Dismantle and more taking over one of the hottest new destinations in late night clubbing, the multi-roomed Vauxhall venue FIRE.

 Headlining the event and Room 1 is Vitalic who will be playing live exclusively in the UK for Neon Noise Project and ensuring the night goes with a bang with his pulsating electro tech. His show is in celebration of the release of his new album ‘Rave Age’ due 5th November through Different Recordings. In support of Vitalic, upfront rave and bass will be represented by Herve’s Machine Dont Care and the unique sound of Digital Soundboy’s Dismantle – one of the most hyped artists around at the moment – plus the housey bass from Ibiza’s We Love Space resident FOAMO.

As it is Neon Noise Project’s Halloween Soiree, horrible creatures of the night, neon zombies and ravers from the grave are most welcome. Free shots for those in fancy dress and watch out for mummies lurking in the dark.

We have a pair of tickets to give away to one lucky reader, to be in with a chance of winning just tell us:

What is Vitalic’s new album called?

A) Cave Age

B) Brave Age

C) Rave Age

Once you’ve done that just email your answer to info@wearenotarockband.com with ‘Vitalic Competition’ in the subject line. Closing date for the entries is Friday 2nd November 2012 @ 4pm. Winner will be picked at random and notified by email.

SATURDAY 3RD
NOVEMBER 2012 | 10:00PM – 05:30AM
FIRE | SOUTH LAMBERT ROAD, LONDON, SW8 1RT
Advance tickets £13.50 | More on the Door.

Tickets available here.

Win Tickets To See Jesse Perez

Posted in Club Night, Competition, House with tags , , , , , , , , , , on October 31, 2012 by rachaelwilliams

Jesse Perez plays the Slowpoke Showcase

This Saturday sees Miami’s don of gangster house Jesse Perez brings his current global tour to our fair capital’s doorstop, headlining the showcase laid on by London agency SPL (Slowpoke London). Joined by roster mates Sishi Rösch, tBOY and James Pople, Perez brings his trademark sleazy sound to Shoreditch.

Having released on Hot Creations, Exploited Records and his own label, Mr Nice Guy, Jesse is pretty much hot property at the moment. Check out the video for his latest release from Exploited, Mama Me La…

To win tickets to see Jesse Perez at the SPL Showcase email the correct answer to the following question by 2pm Thursday 1st November to admin@wearenotarockband.com with the subject “I wanna party this Saturday with Jesse Perez!”

Where is Jesse Perez from?

a. Miami

b. Margate

c. Macclesfield

Only winning entrants will be contacted.

The Slowpoke London Showcase takes places Saturday 3rd November from 10pm – 3am at Red Gallery, Shoreditch. Tickets are only £10 from Resident Advisor.

INTERVIEW: WAZE & ODYSSEY

Posted in Club Night, Competition, Interviews, We are not a rock band with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on October 24, 2012 by Red Ben

Waze & Odyssey are part of a new wave of emerging UK producers who are helping to keep the UK house scene on its toes.  After their first release in early 2012, “Ah Baby (Here We Go Again)”  they’ve released a whole load of remixes, originals, and bootlegs, ranging from raw, urban garage tracks through to epic ’90s-influenced house anthems.  They originally created a fake background story about being US garage veterans raised on a diet of funk & soul in Miami, but then they came clean that they were just having a laugh with that story and are actually a couple of London veterans called Serge Santiago and Firas Waez.  With a distinct Waze & Odyssey sound evolving, a new W & O record label, a love of keeping people guessing, and support from the likes of Pete Tong, Lazaro Casanova, Bicep, and Friendly Fires, Waze & Odyssey are set to be BIG in 2013.  We caught up with them to find out what they’re all about…

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SMD LIVE @ FIRE THIS SATURDAY 27TH OCTOBER

Posted in Acid house, Club Night, News, We are not a rock band with tags , , , , , , , , , , on October 22, 2012 by Knockturnal

On Saturday 27th October Simian Mobile Disco & Wang Present Delicatessen featuring SMD’s last London live show of 2012 expect full stage show, modular analog synths working alongside a full lights extravaganza, this will be one of the highlights of Fire In Session series.

The main rom has been curated by SMD with a little help from WANG – This is a monster line up featuring the reformation of Rebuild Live Acid Jam AKA A Guy Called Gerald and Graham Massey (808 State) who perform their first show together since 2005. Automatic & Exit Records head honcho dBridge, Italo-legend Alexander Robotnick, the new-but-old-skool sound of Lone, Radioactive Man aka Keith Tenniswood Live, Deep house god Mark E, Basenji performing their world exclusive live show, Rush-Hour’s BNJMN Live , Turbo Records signing Matt Walsh and Wang resident Electro Elvis.

If that isn’t a line up then we don’t know what is and to repeat: this is your LAST TIME to catch the sonic mind-bend that is Simian Mobile Disco Live in London this year alongside a line up of epic promotions. Check out the interview with SMD below then head over here to snap up the last remaining tickets!

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Win Tickets For Erol Alkan At Bugged Out this Saturday

Posted in Club Night, Competition, Gigs, House with tags , , , , , , , on September 27, 2012 by Knockturnal

To coincide with the release of his Another Bugged Out Mix Erol Alkan is hosting a special party at London’s Fire this saturday 29th September.

The club night will run from 10.00pm-5.30am and Erol will be joined by artists who feature on the album – In Flagranti and Mickey Moonlight – as well as long term cohorts Matt Walsh and Boggy (Riotous Rockers). Expect to hear Erol’s new collaboration with Switch (A Sydney Jook) and his recent track with Boys Noize ‘Roland Rat‘ (recently remixed by LFO) as well as exclusive tracks from the album like his Rework of Connan Mockasin’s ‘Forever Dolphin Love’ and vintage Crosstown Rebels tune ‘The Bull’ by Spandex. This is the first party Bugged Out have thrown with Alkan since his legendary 9 hour set on Easter Thursday. Early arrivals will be treated to Erol playing songs from the Bugged In Selection and beyond. Hear a mini mix of that here. Tickets for the party start at £12 and are available here.

We have a pair of tickets to give away to one lucky reader, to be in with a chance of winning just tell us

According to his slogan t-shirt who does Erol ‘keep dancing’?

A) Kids

B) Parents

C) Grand parents

Once you’ve done that just email your answer to info@wearenotarockband.com with ‘Erol Competition’ in the subject line. Closing date for the entries is Friday 28th September 2012 @ 4pm. Winner will be picked at random and notified by email.

SATURDAY 29TH
SEPTEMBER 2012 | 10:00PM – 05:30AM
FIRE | SOUTH LAMBERT ROAD, LONDON, SW8 1RT
Advance tickets £13.50 | More on the Door.

Tickets available here.