The Chase presents Beautiful Swimmers
Public Works OddJob Loft
Friday, March 1, 2013
The room shimmered to life, its walls painted with projections of rainbow-edged video feedback. Balloons drifted lazily across the floor, and a small crowd milled about, floating adrift inside this temporary media ... More >>
Beatport sold out for $50 million, 222 Hyde is shutting down, and Baauer's "Harlem Shake" somehow topped the Billboard Hot 100 for the second week in a row. Is there a connection between any of those things? Not really, but it helps to illustrate the chaotic winds of change that seem to be blowing a ... More >>
The Chase presents Pharoahs
Public Works OddJob Loft
Aug. 24, 2012
Better than: Jam bands.
Cut to a moving dance floor -- it was 11 p.m., and we'd just arrived in the loft at Public Works. The room was crowded and bustling, but far from packed. Small clusters of party-goers sipped drinks, pockets ... More >>
Next week will be a magical time to be in San Francisco. It's almost Burning Man -- and as is the case every year, that means those of us away from the playa will have the run of the city. While you may suspect this means a sleepier nightlife, nothing could be further from the truth. In fact, things ... More >>
Listening to Portland-based producer and DJ Etbonz's live analog sets and cosmic techno jams makes one suspect that he can channel music from the future. As if embarking on a musical space odyssey, Etbonz employs physical synths and sequencers to play a mix of Italo-disco and sci-fi-sounding tracks, ... More >>
With the arrival of June, so too comes the summer party season -- and everyone seems to be ramping up in anticipation of the warm weather. Of course, that means more big guests, but also some variety as well. Here are some top picks to help you make sense of it all. Read on -- your weekend awaits.
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Another week, another crop of parties. As usual, that means another paragraph of meaningless boilerplate. That's right, instead of talking about the weather, or incidental details, we've decided to go meta. Well, for two sentences at least. Anyway, this weekend has got quite a few exciting parties t ... More >>
You've seen the headlines: Noise Pop is finally here. As you can imagine, that means your options for entertainment for this weekend are dramatically expanded. We've got big parties on the horizon with performances by heavy hitting artists like Matthew Dear, Glass Candy, and Frankie Knuckles. That s ... More >>