Ryan Elliott (Berghain/Panoramabar) presented by Humdrum & Deeper Sounds HK @ Bassment, Hong Kong – 8 November 2013 [Eng/中文]

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Ryan Elliott (Ostgut Ton)
Ocean Lam | Casey Anderson

BassmentStreetviewBassment
13 Lyndhurst Terrace
Central, Hong Kong
香港中環擺花街13號

Friday, 8 November 2013
10PM – 6AM

$150 at door

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Ryan Elliott has a long-established reputation as one of the Detroit area’s most adept techno DJs. Releasing his first tracks in 2007 with Ann Arbor, Michigan‘s Ghostly International label, he soon became half the A&R management on its techno offshoot Spectral Sound (alongside its flagship artist Matthew Dear). After over a decade of working at the local Ford Motor Company while increasingly playing to weekend crowds at clubs and festivals around the world — from New York’s Guggenheim Museum to Barcelona’s Sonar —  this “DJ’s DJ” moved his meticulous ear and bottomless record collection to Berlin in 2009 and soon secured a residency at the city’s most renowned club mecca, alternating between techno at Berghain and house at Panoramabar each month.

Influenced by his hometown staples like Axis, Purpose Maker, M-Plant, Underground Resistance, along with international labels like Perlon, Playhouse, and early Kompakt, Ryan Elliott’s sound remains unchanged even after his relocation: bassline-driven techno and house reduced to their essences, thoughtfully calibrated to drive crowds out of their minds. “Berlin and Detroit may not look the same, but they feel the same,” he says. “The connection isn’t just in the music, but also in both cities’ rough edges and honest hearts.”

Ryan Elliott 一位早已成為在美國Detroit 譽為最拿手的Techno DJ之一。於2007年,他同 Ann Arbor 在 Michigan`s Ghostly International label 發行第一首歌,接著很快就成了Spectral Sound 其中一個 A&R management 的成員,而另一位就是 Matthew Dear。由New York’s Guggenheim Museum 至到Barcelona’s Sonar Festival, 每到週末都在世界各地的不同的 Clubs 打碟。

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2009年, 連同他多不勝數的黑膠珍藏搬遷到 Berlin , 極速成為殿堂級的 Berghain & Panorama Bar 駐場DJ 交替著他獨特, 深不見底的 Techno & House!

Ryan 的音樂受著家鄉英雄 Jeff Mills, Robert Hood 和 Mike Banks (Mad Mike) ,Label 如 Perlon, Playhouse 和早期的 Kompakt 影響,即使在他的搬遷後, 聲音保持不變! 仍然係以 Bassline 為主的 Techno 和 House 的幫派.

他說:“Berlin 和 Detroit 可能不會看起來是一樣的,但他們有同樣的感覺,”。“ 連接的不僅僅在音樂, 還有在這兩個城市的粗糙邊緣感覺和誠實的心。”

Ryan Elliott’s October Top 10

Youtube playlist

1 • Mr. Tophat & Art Alfie
Marlboro Light (GW Remix)
[Karlovak]
2 • Deadbeat – I.D. 6

[BLKRTZ]
3 • Borrowed Identity – Painted
Clouds
[Mistress Recordings]
4 • Mr. G – Getting There… Detroit
[Phoenix G]
5 • Unknown Artist – NRG Zone
(Moody Mix)
[R-Zone]
6 • Talismann – Mars Wars
[Talismann Records]
7 • ARC# – Red
[Deep Sound Channel]
8 • Murat Tepeli – Forever (Prosumer‘s Hold Me Touch Me Remix)
[Atjazz Record Company]
9 • Dresvn – Millions of Tress
[Sued Records]
10• Ray Escortienda – Time Waits for No Man
[Echovolt]

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Ryan Elliott
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KEE Club presents Jimpster, with Taku Hirayama, Ocean Lam & Casey Anderson @ KEE Club – 12 October 2013

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Jimpster (Freerange Records)
Taku Hirayama | Ocean Lam | Casey Anderson

@ KEE Club
6/F Yung Kee Building
32 Wellington Street
Central, Hong Kong
香港中環威靈頓街32號鏞記大廈6樓

Saturday, 12 October 2013
10PM – 4AM

Tickets
Pre-register $200
At the door $300

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Jamie Odell a.k.a. Jimpster and Franc Spangler has been producing, remixing and DJing for the last 20 years and co-running esteemed UK deep house label Freerange Records (voted Best British Label 2007 in DJ Mag) for the last 16 of those.

More recently he set up Delusions Of Grandeur as an outlet for more underground and raw tracks, introducing and helping to establish artists such as 6th Borough Project, Tornado Wallace and Session Victim. His musical upbringing and very early introduction to production (his first release was on influential UK label Jumpin’ & Pumpin’ in 1990 alongside labelmates Future Sound Of London) have helped him forge a sound that is both warm and deep as well as being innovative and club friendly, a style which is naturally reflected in the releases on his labels.

His seminal Jimpster LP “Messages From The Hub” (1997) as well as his early dancefloor orientated Audiomontage 12″  helped establish Jamie as an artist of  merit and he quickly became in regular demand as a remixer (over 85 at the last count!) and coproducer on a wide range of underground projects.  Recent artists to get the Jimpster remix midas touch include Freak Seven, Josh Wink, Photon Inc, Osunlade, Bob Marley, Joris Voorn, Seal, Marc Romboy, Solomun and Kollektiv Turmstrasse. His third Jimpster LP “Amour” was released 7 years ago on Freerange to excellent critical acclaim and appeared in numerous published Top 20 Albums-of-the-Year charts (2006).

Over the past 10 years Jamie has built up a reputation as a highly regarded DJ around the world, having played over 100 gigs last year alone. With an emphasis on the deeper end of electronic house, but not afraid to stray from the path, he retains an old school approach that has seen him booked for gigs as diverse as Fabric (London), Panorama Bar and Watergate (Berlin), Cielo (NYC), Warehouse702 (Tokyo), Zoo Project (Ibiza), D-Edge (Sao Paulo), GOA @ Fabrik (Madrid).

Humdrum Hong Kong with guest Devlar @ Bassment, Hong Kong – 28 September 2013

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Devlar (Flipside Macau)
Casey Anderson | Ocean Lam

Bassment
13 Lyndhurst Terrace
Central, Hong Kong
香港中環擺花街13號

Friday, 28 September 2013
11PM – 6AM

Free Entry

Devlar PromoOriginally from the USA, Devlar is a maestro of Macau‘s underground techno scene, where he has called home for 10 years. Inspired by sounds in Sao Paulo and Berlin, his sophisticated tech house and ear for the interesting have made him a go-to support DJ when the likes of Meat Katie, Layo & Bushwacka or 2000 & One make the rounds at the city’s casinos. While Hong Kongers may recognize him from the Secret Circus events, Devlar’s also toured to far out destinations like Guatemala and Brazil, and his gig history completely reflects the surreal glitz and seedy underground of Macau: from the Playboy Club and House of Dancing Water to Chiang Mai’s “THC Club“… this is gonna be one of those sultry, sinful ones!

Devlar is joined by Humdrum Hong Kong residents Casey Anderson and Ocean Lam. Expect deep house and techno, a much-loved visual show, a relaxing outdoor terrace and unpretentious music lovers dancing til tomorrow.

Humdrum Hong Kong Two-Year Anniversary with guest DJ Lupen Crokan @ Bassment, Hong Kong – 24 August 2013

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Lupen Crokan
Ocean Lam
Casey Anderson

Saturday 24 August 2013
10PM til Late

@ Bassment
13 Lyndhurst Terrace
Central, Hong Kong
香港中環擺花街13號

Free Entry

Dirt Crew presented by Humdrum x Midnight & Co. @ Midnight & Co. – 16 March 2013 – [FREE DIRT CREW MP3 WITHIN]

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Dirt Crew (Break 3000 / Berlin)
presented by Humdrum Hong Kong
and Midnight & Co.

Dirt Crew | Ocean Lam | Casey Anderson

@ Midnight & Co.
79 Wyndham Street
Central, Hong Kong
[off Pottinger Street steps]
Google Maps

中環蘇豪雲咸街79號地下
[砵典乍街]

$150 at door (includes 1 drink)
free entry before 12:00 midnight

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In the 9 years since the Dirt Crew’s inception they have mastered the art of mixing old school house, new school deep house and minimal funky techno… and then some! Along the way they’ve succeeded in unleashing a flurry of floor stompers that have got people preaching the good news in every town they touch down in.

The “Crew” are well known for an eclectic taste in vinyl material that can only come from true and honest propensity to party. They’ll often throw down sadly forgotten 80’s acid cuts and chuck some old-skool breakbeats on top, just for good measure. They seamlessly weave these elements into their signature sexy, dance floor friendly, beats with an electro-esque pulse that’s sure to keep the heat rising. They keep Deep House alive… no compromises made!

Dirt Crew’s Remix of “Take Me To The Rhythm” by Soul Minority
Free Download

Humdrum and Midnight & Co. are proud to welcome Peter Gyselaers (the Dutch half of Berlin’s Dirt Crew) to Hong Kong’s glowing club scene.

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Peter Gijselaers started his music career as bass player in the indie/dance outfit ‘Swains‘ in 1989, then soon got involved in house and techno production for the Belgian ‘KK’ label. Between ’90 and ’94 he released several records as ‘Amazone‘ on ‘Nova Zembla Records ‘. His DJ career started in ’90 when he began spinning after shows of the ‘Swains’ , in this period he already played in lots of clubs across Europe.

From ’99 on his music production took priority and he released his first 12” on his own label ‘Casanova‘. In 2001 the launch of the ‘Meuse muzique’ label saw him as producer take another direction , with his electro/techno tracks he got recognition by DJ’s like The Hacker, Mick Wills, Dr. Lektroluv and Tiga who included the track ‘Sacrifice‘ on his ‘DJ Kicks‘ compilation out on ‘!K7‘.

In 2005 his release on MBF called ‘Flash’ stormed the charts across Europe within two weeks after its release. In the years since, Peter and James Flavour have been releasing music together as Dirt Crew on top record labels like Gomma, 2020 Vision, Freerange, Breastfed, Soma, and Crosstown Rebels. Since the 2004 launch of their label Dirt Crew Recordings, they’ve hosted an impressive discography with artists like Tigerskin, Adultnapper, Ben La Desh, Till Von Sein, Mano Le Tough and Detroit Swindle.

It’s clear then that the Dirt Crew are tastemakers and world class DJs not to be missed! Be ready this March 16th for Break 3000’s journey into deep dirty house at Midnight & Co.!

Supported by Humdrum Hong Kong resident DJs Casey Anderson & Ocean Lam.

Humdrum HK @ Midnight & Co., Hong Kong – 8 February 2013

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Humdrum Hong Kong
Ocean Lam & Casey Anderson

10PM Saturday 5 January 2013

Midnight & Co.
Lower Basement, Harilela House
79 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong
[off Pottinger Street steps, below Wyndham]

中環蘇豪雲咸街79號地下
[砵典乍街]

 

 

Foxtrot One-Year Anniversary @ Bassment, Hong Kong – 2 February 2013

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Foxtrot
One-Year Anniversary
+ Ocean Lam’s Birthday

2 February 2013, 10:30pm

Ocean Lam, Wendy Wenn, Kerri Monk, M@i

Bassment
[a.k.a. Insenses]
13 Lyndhurst Terrace
Central, Hong Kong

中環擺花街13號

FREE ENTRY

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DJs Ocean Lam, Kerri Monk, M@i, Wendy Wenn

FoxTrot is one year old!! Can you believe we’ve had 12 months of solid girl-DJ tech and deep house nights in Hong Kong?! We are so grateful to all of our supporters over the last year! Come and help us celebrate one year of music curated by the best female DJs in HK, and also Ocean Lam’s birthday!”

Humdrum: Devlar, Ocean Lam & Casey Anderson @ Bassment, Hong Kong – 22 December 2012

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Humdrum: House + Techno
Ocean Lam, Casey Anderson
and guest DJ Devlar

10PM Saturday 22 December 2012

Bassment
[a.k.a. Insenses]
13 Lyndhurst Terrace
Central, Hong Kong

中環擺花街13號

FREE ENTRY

Humdrum is back at Bassment with our first FREE party together since August!
Deep house and techno all night from DJs Ocean Lam, Casey Anderson, and special guest Devlar.

After an exciting schedule that included our first Humdrum showcase abroad, a headlining DJ slot at Hong Kong’s festival of the year, and supporting resident DJs of world class clubs [from Panorama Bar to Womb Tokyo] during their stops in Hong Kong, Ocean and Casey are happy to go back to the bass-ics at our home, Bassment! Even more, we’re thrilled to introduce HK to our favorite Macau DJ, Devlar.

Devlar PromoOriginally from the USA, Devlar (Flipside) is a maestro of the Macanese underground techno scene, which he has called home for 10 years. Inspired by sounds in Sao Paulo and Berlin, his sophisticated tech house and ear for the interesting have made him a go-to support DJ when the likes of Meat Katie, Layo & Bushwacka or 2000 & One make the rounds at the casinos. While HongKongers may recognize him from the Secret Circus events, Devlar’s also toured to far out destinations like Guatemala and Brazil, and his gig history completely reflects the surreal glitz and seedy underground of Macau: from the Playboy Club and House of Dancing Water to Chiang Mai’s “THC Club“… this is gonna be one of those sultry, sinful ones!

Devlar is joined by Humdrum Hong Kong residents Casey Anderson and Ocean Lam. Expect deep house and techno, a much-loved visual show, a relaxing outdoor terrace and unpretentious music lovers dancing til tomorrow.

Devlar
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Humdrum: Ocean Lam & Casey Anderson @ Midnight & Co. – 5 January 2013

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Humdrum
Ocean Lam & Casey Anderson

10PM Saturday 5 January 2013

Midnight & Co.
Lower Basement, Harilela House
79 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong
[off Pottinger Street steps, below Wyndham]

中環蘇豪雲咸街79號地下
[砵典乍街]