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

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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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Humdrum Hong Kong with guests Man-L (Berlin) & Natalie (Berlin) @ Bassment, Hong Kong – 11 October 2013

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Man-L (Berlin) | Natalie (Berlin)
Ocean Lam | Casey Anderson

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

Friday, 11 October 2013
11PM – 6AM

Free Entry

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Humdrum Hong Kong’s free monthly house and techno party is back at Bassment Bar with resident DJs Casey Anderson and Ocean Lam, as well as guests Man-l & Natalie!

Man-LBorn in Girona, Spain, Man-L discovered very young his love for music, listening to post punk bands like The Cure, Chameleons, The Sound and Joy Division. It was in the early 90s when he got attracted to electronic music and bands like Nitzer Ebb, Plastikman and Front 242. Making the first steps into own productions, Man-L bought his first equipment and teamed up with Neuron to create first tracks. In 1995 Man-L started DJing in Blau Club, organised raves and hosted Radiophobia, a local radio show.  His passion for music intensified when he began managing record stores, first with DJ Glòria (Lubna Records ) and later his own store called Random Records in his hometown of Girona.  Being a constant member of the electronic music scene in Girona has lead to residencies of several clubs such as Blau (Girona) , Rachdingue (Vilajuiga) and Pachá (Platja d’Aro) and he’s played in different clubs and festivals in Spain, France and Berlin. As a producer Man-L released digital EPs on labels such as Trazable, Soundfate, Buy you sell me , Ahoren Music, Arkitextura, Kina Music, and Aurora Records. Man-L is currently living in Berlin and organizes events under the name of Clam.

Man-L online:  Beatport | FacebookMixcloud | Soundcloud


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.

Now Is The Time @ Bassment, Hong Kong – 6 September 2013

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

Friday, 6 September 2013
11PM – 6AM

Free Entry

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I-ROBOTS presented by Humdrum @ Bassment, Hong Kong – 13 July 2013

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I-ROBOTS (Italy)
Casey Anderson | Ocean Lam

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

Saturday, 13 July 2013
10PM – 6AM

$120

Italian dancefloor veteran I-Robots returns to Hong Kong! This truly eclectic DJ blurs the distinctions between techno of the future and Italo disco of the past. I-Robots’ productions for labels like Balance Recordings and Compost Black Label span deep house to techy acid, while his huge collection of 30,000 vinyl records has earned him the title of “historian” by DJs like Chicago house master Chez Damier.

As head of the label Opilec Music, I-Robots’ hand-picked compilations and remixes provide insight into his unique tastes. From electronic disco godfather Giorgio Moroder to Detroit techno pioneers like Juan Atkins and Richie Hawtin to hitmakers like Todd Terje (and even a release by Hong Kong’s own, Casey Anderson), I-Robots promises to immerse you in his own world of timeless, exciting and unpredictable electronic music!

Presented by Humdrum Hong Kong – join us at Bassment on July 13th to re-discover I-Robots! Support from Humdrum’s DJs Ocean Lam and Casey Anderson (for his birthday party)! From 10pm til sunrise the next day, it’s sure to be the best and latest gathering of Hong Kong’s electronic music lovers dancing til tomorrow.

 

DSHK presents Oliver Deutschmann “Out of the Dark” Album Tour @ Bassment, Hong Kong – 12 April 2013

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Oliver Deutschmann (Vidlab, Falkplatz)
Wendy Wenn (Foxtrot, W2), Miko Van Chong
visuals by Casey Anderson (Humdrum)

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

Friday, 12 April 2013
11PM – 6AM
$200 HKD at door

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Berlin-based DJ, producer and label owner Oliver Deutschmann announces his debut album, ‘Out of the Dark‘. Released on Vidab Records on February 24, at Panorama Bar, Berlin, he is now undertaking a world tour to promote the album.

ODeutschmannOliver runs Vidab with label partner Stephan Hill, together curating an impressive catalogue of quality, raw and analog-infused house and techno. He also created the Falkplatz label as a further outlet for his energetic A&R tendencies.

Firmly established in the underground, Deutschmann has stood behind his unique brand of 4/4 beats for more than a decade; a permanent resident at Panorama Bar for over 4 years with his dubby, pulsing house vibes, old school drums, intense peaks and driving modern dramatics.

Developing a strong signature sound, Oliver translates real emotion and atmosphere into his productions, with bold, crisp and powerful drums, resonant, textural synthlines and a stylish talent for keeping things locked down to hypnotizing effect.

Oliver’s album tour will reach Hong Kong on Friday 12 April 2013 at Bassment Bar. Support from DJs Wendy Wenn and Miko Van Chong, as well as visuals by Casey Anderson of Humdrum Hong Kong. Presented by Deeper Sounds HK.


Interview: Oliver Deutschmann – Out of the Dark & Into the Light
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Photos & MP3s: Dave DK, Glitterbug & Ronni Shendar, Ocean Lam, Casey Anderson, Wendy Wenn @ Bassment, Hong Kong – 6 April 2013

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Dave DK, Glitterbug & Ronni Shendar presented by W2 & Humdrum @ Bassment, Hong Kong – 6 April 2013

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Glitterbug (Live Set) with Ronni Shendar
Wendy Wenn | Ocean Lam | Casey Anderson

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

Saturday, 6 April 2013
10PM – 6AM (Live music begins early!)

$180 at door

W2 and Humdrum Hong Kong join forces for our third party in a row to feature outstanding Berlin DJs and performers: First is recent Kompakt signee Dave DK, who has enjoyed longtime DJ residencies at Berlin’s legendary clubs like Tresor and Panorama Bar, as well as Glitterbug, a true electronic artist creating melodic, cinematic live techno with a pile of analogue synthesizers alongside his VJ Ronni Shendar for a complete audio-visual experience! Expect experimental, melodic techno and deep house, rounded out with support from three of Hong Kong’s most “outside-the-box” DJs: Wendy Wenn, Ocean Lam, and Casey Anderson.

davedkDJ & producer Dave DK has been making waves in the world’s electronic music capital for more than a decade. First trying his hand at DJing in 1995 at the tender age of 17, by 1999 the Berliner had earned residency at the Tresor/Globus Club, and later at the legendary Panorama Bar. He takes an open-minded approach to DJing and production, resenting musical limits and avoiding being stuck in one style. “I have a passion for the wide range between house and techno as well as pop music and dancefloor stuff of the early 90’s“, says Dave. With 15 years of producing all kinds of house and techno tracks, his diverse releases have found homes on labels like Mood Music, Television Records, Cadeaux, Playhouse, and most recently, Kompakt. Though he’s elegantly juggling a variety of electronic music to create his own style, his tracks often combine tragic melodies with kickin’ grooves that transform your body into a twisting stampede of electricity, with trademark swing and funk.

Glitterbug is a composer, producer, DJ, artist and curator, standing tall in all musical genres he puts his fingers on. Be it deep techno, remixing, ambient works, writing music for films or audio-visual installations, his musical language always resonates with a score-like, visual approach. Though he considers himself a bit of an outsider to the club world, his musical development can be traced back to the late ‘80s illegal acid parties and Cologne’s experimental techno scene of the 90s, as well as a deep love for House, the sound of early Chicago and the late Detroit. His wide range of sounds and flexible improvisation means he is at home whether performing in a gallery or during his recent club show in Tel Aviv opening for Frankie Knuckles. Glitterbug is always found performing next to his longtime VJ, Ronni Shendar, as they silently communicate and each play off the others’ sounds or images. Ronni Shendar is an Israeli visual artist whose works have been presented in exhibitions and festivals internationally (among them the Festival de Cannes and Jewish Museum Frankfurt) and who recently toured with Gold Panda. Together they create very special music somewhere in the epicenter of club music, film soundtracks and live improvisation.

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Supported by W2 founder Wendy Wenn, plus Casey Anderson and Ocean Lam of Humdrum Hong Kong.



Live Video & MP3s: Paulo (Airdrop / Tresor-Berlin), Casey Anderson, Ocean Lam @ Bassment, Hong Kong – 1 March 2013

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1145PM – OCEAN LAM
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0100AM – PAULO
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0330AM – CASEY ANDERSON
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0430AM – OCEAN LAM & CASEY ANDERSON
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