Top 10 Sydney Revelry On this week 08/03/2020
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10) House Party at Milky Lane
What: Dance the night away in a great friendly atmosphere with great music at a fantastic venue, headlined by SOLI, one of Sydney’s best young DJ’s, alongside crowd favourite Ant Schillaci and more!
Why: EDM and fried chicken. The greatest nonviolent legacy of this era.
9) Carnavrau Hangover Boat Party
What: Experience the flavour of the world’s biggest festival in Sydney! Get ready for an amazing Brazilian Carnival experience on board! Enjoy a great line up of live bands and the hottest DJ’s including Gustavo Vas, Samba Roots, Cirino, Luana Muller, Maiton, Saad and Mich over two levels!
Why: Experience Carnival as only a white person could – without an oppressive, trigger-happy police presence.
8) Into The Wild: Safari Party
What: Spektrum & Musk Events are pleased to announce that they are back at their old stomping ground Burdekin Hotel with an 8-hour Safari themed party featuring free face paint, glitter, life-sized stuffed animals and a killer lineup!
Why: Nothing gets you into a raving mood more than being reminded about the populations of wild animals languishing in the environmental dystopia we’ve created.
7) WeLove #243 with Taleena
What: Queensland born; Melbourne based Taleena is quickly becoming one of the most promising young House & Techno artists to come out of Australia in recent times. Her drive and her passion for all forms of House & Techno has really shaped her sound in the studio, with her tracks often delving into the darker side of these genres! Her DJ sets also reflect her passion for the underground, and you can frequently catch her spinning tunes at some of Australia’s leading venues like Revolver, Brown Alley, Chinese Laundry, Coco (The MET), and other national underground House & Techno institutions. Come experience her talents live.
Why: There’s nothing like experiencing the fruits of unique talent for the first time. So come to this instead. No one likes change.
6) Something Else with Caliti (Dabble Group) and Cesc
What: Come experience the headline debut of Caliti! An exhilarating up and coming DJ duo that doesn’t seem to slow down. At a relentless pace, these two will keep pumping fresh tracks and fists all night long! Alongside them, another young gun is making his first appearance for Something Else. One of the most underrated DJ/producers in the scene, Cesc has been making waves in the underground with impeccable productions and groovy sounds.
Why: Proof that usage of the descriptive term ‘underground’ is cromulent in all scenarios.
5) Bass Drop presents onesevenfour 002
What: Bass Drop are proud to present the next instalment in the premium onesevenfour event series. onesevenfour 002 features a curated line-up of UK-based liquid Drum & Bass artists from labels such as Hospital and Spearhead Records. Expect smiling faces and vibes from start to finish from this stellar line-up including debut Australia & New Zealand tours for 3 of the 5 artists: Fred V, BCee, Villem, The Vanguard Project and Riya.
Why: Come for the smiling faces, stay for the evident MDMA.
4) Vertigo Launch Party
What: The 2020 Vertigo team invites you to celebrate the launch of Volume One: METAMORPHOSIS! Whether you’ve never heard of Vertigo, a daring and fun series of experimental raves, or you’re a long time contributor, come to Freda’s for a dazzling evening of drinks, dancing, and a damn good time!
Why: Experimenting with different types of rave is pretty much like experimenting with different types of jelly. Full of vodka and something you should’ve grown out of by the age of 20.
3) Project Pablo (Live)
What: Patrick Holland is a Canadian House and UK Garage musician based out of Montreal, Quebec. Over the years he’s released music under a variety of aliases, most notably Project Pablo & Jump Source, while also running a string of labels: ASL Singles Club, SOBO and Verdicchio Music Publishing. 2020 sees Holland release music under his name for the first time, and tour the earth as a DJ and Live Musician. Catch his unmissable live show this March!
Why: The second-most interesting ‘Project Pablo’ after the future Netflix true crime documentary and before the 2021 ‘technically we have non-white people in this’ Oscar-grab film.
2) Red Hot Summer Tour 2020 feat. Hunters & Collectors, James Reyne, The Living End, The Angels, Baby Animals, Killing Heidi and Boom Crash Opera
What: The Red Hot Summer Tour celebrates 10 years of Red Hot Rock in 2020 and in true style, organisers have put together an incredible all Australian line-up for a massive series of dates. In an incredible coup for music-fans, ARIA Hall of Fame inductees Hunters & Collectors are reuniting to headline the 2020 tour, bringing with them special guests James Reyne, The Living End, The Angels, Baby Animals, Killing Heidi and Boom Crash Opera.
Why: A lineup of rockers so hardcore they haven’t as of yet cancelled due to fears concerning the potential virus pandemic.
1) The Drop Festival
What: Following the surf and celebrating music, community culture and a love of the ocean, The Drop Festival is back for its third year. This proudly local and environmentally sustainable music festival promises good food, art, fun and a wonderful community culture! Slap on your sunscreen and get set to party with Boy & Bear, The Presets, Ball Park Music, Allday, DZ Deathrays, Kita Alexander and Graace – this is a day not to be missed!
Why: We interrupt your usual beach chorus of moaning heroin addicts to bring you a brief interlude of indie pop.