5/24 - 5/28/17
A welcome long weekend is ahead, and for those of you not headed to Detroit, San Francisco continues to impress.
Where: F8, 5/24
Recommended if: You enjoy live/modular synth acts, vocals, vinyl, Run The Length of Your Wildness, quality vinyl selections.
Where: the Great Northern, 5/26
Sounds Like: Maceo Plex, Recondite, Mano le Tough, Agents of Time, DJ Tennis
Recommended if: You enjoy the lighter and more ethereal side of techno and house.
Where: Verso, 5/26
Sounds Like: Redlight, George Fitzgerald, Kidnap Kid, Shadow Child, Jesse Rose, Prok & Fitch, Mat. Joe, Eats Everything.
Recommended if: You enjoy Dirtybird, impressive range of tracks spanning a variety of genres mixed well.
Where: Monarch, 5/26
Sounds Like: Helena Hauff, Dasha Rush, DJ Stingray, Objekt, Silent Servant, Roman Flugel.
Recommended if: You like Sunset Sound System, experimental music that falls between techno, house, and electro.
Where: the Great Northern, 5/27
Sounds Like: Efdemin, Moderat, Christian Loeffler, John Talabot, Trentemoller, Nicolas Jaar.
Recommended if: You like minimal live electronica with IDM and ambient influences.
Where: Monarch, 5/27
Sounds Like: The Juan Maclean, Omar-S, Shit Robot, Tiger & Woods, Hercules & Love Affair, Lindstrom.
Recommended if: You enjoy uplifting disco and nu-disco house music with italo and boogie influences.
Where: F8, 5/27
Sounds Like: Disco, house, soul.
Recommended if: You enjoy a solid queer party a la Daytime Realness, Beatpig.
Where: Audio, 5/28
Sounds Like: House, techno, Mike Servito, Andy Butler, Octo Octa, the Black Madonna, Justin Cudmore.
Recommended if: Just go. Honey Soundsystem parties are special enough on their own, when they take over both Audio & Bergerac they are extra special - the bottle service pretensions are out, the welcoming wild holiday weekend vibes are in, and the music is always on point. In addition to the usual suspects of Jason Kendig & Jackie House, they have a host of other talents on deck like The Creatrix and Jordee.
For a more comprehensive guide to upcoming dance music events, we recommend this calendar. Have we missed an event? Have something coming up we should know about? Corrections? Email us for consideration at firstname.lastname@example.org.