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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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]
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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.

Satoshi Fumi (Japan), Ocean Lam & Casey Anderson @ Bassment, Hong Kong – 17 November 2012

Asia Music & Humdrum Hong Kong presents

SATOSHI FUMI

with Ocean Lam & Casey Anderson

17 November 2012
10pm til tomorrow

Bassment
[Insenses]

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

Door: $180

$30 discount for liking Humdrum Hong Kong or Asia Music on Facebook

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Satoshi Fumi is one of the new leaders of the Tokyo electronic underground with his unique style of self-described “deep tech house“.His rich imagination drive his exciting DJ appearances across the globe as well as his residency at the city’s top mega-club, WOMB. His prolific productions across many styles of house and techno have been acclaimed by Laurent Garnier, Ken Ishii, Nic Fanciulli and Sasse.

Brought up on house music from Detroit, Chicago and New York during the 1990s, he shaped his own sound based on the classics. He’s since collaborated with artists like Todd Terry, Kaito/Hiroshi Watanabe, and Funk D’Void, and released on quality labels like Mood Music, Bedrock, YoshitoshiKlik Records, Plastic City, as well as his own labels Sequent:Recordings and Outerspace (run with Osamu M).

Catch one of Japan’s cutting edge electronic artists at Bassment on November 17 with Humdrum Hong Kong resident DJs Ocean Lam and Casey Anderson.

 

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Satoshi Fumi 是一個東京電子地下音樂的新領導人, 作為東京大型的WOMB Club駐場DJ, 他獨特風格的 “Deep Tech House”歌曲和令人興奮的DJ set 不只在日本, 也在英國和意大利等等全球性演出。一直被Laurent Garnier, Ken Ishii, Nic Fanciulli 和 Sasse 被譽為是House+Techno發行作品眾多的音樂製作人。

Satoshi在90年代帶起底特律(Detroit),芝加哥(Chicago)和紐約(New york)的House Music, 充分了解和感興趣加上他獨特的音樂元素,形成自己的歌曲風格。此後,他常與其他音樂製作人合作,包括Todd Terry, Kaito/Hiroshi Watanabe和 Funk D’Void…,作品發行的唱片公司包括Mood Music, Klik Records, Plastic City, Hypnotic Room以及自己的品牌Label, Sequent:Recordings, Outerspace (with Osamu M).

Humdrum 及 Asia Music誠意邀請喜歡音樂的您, 和我們度過一個Deep House的午夜!

I-ROBOTS (Opilec Music/Ornaments/Boysnoize Records) presented by Humdrum Hong Kong @ Bassment – 4 August 2012

I-ROBOTS presented by Humdrum Hong Kong
4 August 2012

Bassment
13 Lyndhurst Terrace
擺花街13號
Central, Hong Kong

$150 at door
$120 entry by liking Facebook page
Humdrum – Hong Kong House & Techno

 

Humdrum Hong Kong presents Italian dancefloor veteran I-Robots, a truly eclectic DJ blurring the distinctions between techno of the future and Italo disco of the past. I-Robots’ productions for labels like Ornaments Music and Boysnoize Records 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 catchy hitmakers like Todd Terje, I-Robots promises to immerse you in his own world of timeless, exciting and unpredictable electronic music!

Presented by Humdrum Hong Kong, the group who brought you Deetron – join us at Bassment on August 4th to discover I-Robots! From 10pm til sunrise the next day, it’s sure to be the latest party on the block.

 

 

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Deetron DJing @ Bassment – 30 April 2012

A massive thanks goes out to everyone who made this night special!

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Deetron presented by Footprint & Humdrum HK @ Bassment – 30 April 2012

The trio that made you LOCO now brings you Deetron, a truly unique DJ and producer. His Detroit-inspired productions as well as his spinning vinyl and CDs on up to five turntables have garnered this Swiss veteran a well-deserved spot on Resident Advisor’s top 100 DJ list, in addition to a career of touring the top clubs in the world and releasing tracks on labels such as Music Man, 100% Pure, Strictly Rhythm and Cocoon.

Although the mountain peaks of Bern, Switzerland hold little resemblance to the industrial skylines of Midwestern America, it was among these surroundings that Sam Geiser became inspired to keep the legacy of Chicago house and Detroit techno alive. Since the early nineties he has dedicated most of his life to making and playing out dance music in its truest form.

Deetron
Ocean Lam
Casey Anderson 
Miko Van Chong 

30 April 2012
10pm-6am(+)

Bassment (AKA Insenses)
13 Lyndhurst Terrace / 擺花街
Central, Hong Kong

$200 at door
$180 for Humdrum members
(simply “like” the Humdrum Facebook page before April 30)

Come early to stake your claim on the dancefloor as we will reach capacity!

 

Deeper Sounds II: Luke Hess (Detroit, USA) Live Set, with Ocean Lam, Wendy Wenn @ Bassment – 24 March 2012

Detroit, Michigan, USA: the birthplace of Techno and hometown of Luke Hess.

Bold and futurist, Luke’s LIVE sets stands out for a musical structure extremely purified and sequenced. With extensive use of background noise and stirring reverberations, he contributed to the development of sound texture unique to his genre: Deep dub techno. Deeper Sounds invites you to drift through these hypnotic, atmospheric blends. Mesmerizing echoes of industrial landscapes: this is the sound of Detroit city.

LUKE HESS (Live) – (DeepLabs / FXHE / Echocord / Planet-e / Beretta Grey / Kontra-Musik / Ornaments)
OCEAN LAM – (Humdrum, FoxTrot)
WENDY WENN – (Science of Sounds, Small&Tall, FoxTrot)

Price: $180 on the door