Time Out Live's fantastic bi-monthly series of cutting edge rave-ups continues with its first party of 2011.
Last year saw the likes of DJ Yoda, James Zabiela, Sub Focus and Riva Starr grace East Village's decks; now brace yourself for Time Out's selection of the hottest talent of 2011.
It'll be a sweaty, heaving mess of future beats on a thumping soundsystem in the rave basement alright, especially as this tasty lot get... on board:
** NERO – stars of BBC Sound of 2011 poll
"Drum ’n’ bass and dubstep crossover duo with a stadium-shaking sound, about to release their debut album on Chase & Status' MTA Records" – Time Out
"Heavyweight production partnership with one foot in dubstep-influenced drum ’n’ bass minimalism and one in electro-fuelled vocal tracks, as evident on their fantastic Autonomic podcast series with dBridge" – FACT
** Ben UFO B2B Pangaea (Hessle Audio)
"A dream-team back-to-back session from two of the luminaries from this future-thinking Leeds collective and label"
** Ben Westbeech - Live (Strictly Rhythm)
"His second album, There’s More to Life than This, is set for release in April 2011 through Strictly Rhythm and features work with Soul Clap, Henrick Schwarz, MJ Cole, Cosmin TRG, Motor City Drum Ensemble and more."
** jozif (Wolf & Lamb)
"Part of the deep house and techno-flavoured Brooklyn collective, known for their mad-cap Marcy Hotel parties across the pond" – Time Out
** Morris Cowan - Live (Wigflex / Traum)
"An exciting new talent, he carves out a distinctive style of colourful electronic music, drawing from house, techno, dub, minimal classical and post-rock" – Resident Advisor
** Deadly Rhythm Soundsystem
"South London bass music innovators Deadly Rhythm have a habit of teaming up with the coolest, most forward-thinking young electronicists around" – Time Out
Upstairs in the lounge, Time Out's Clubbing editor Kate Hutchinson will be hosting the turntable antics with the Time Out tag-team of DJ Sexface, Bugs Raplin and Joey Remote, so expect eclectic party tunes from Prince to Major Lazer via future classics and fresh cuts.
Tickets are only £7 in advance via http://tinyurl.com/TOfuturestars
See you at the front!
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Tickets £7 (http://tinyurl.com/TOfuturestars)
Venue: East Village, 89 Great Eastern St, London EC2A 3HX
(020 7739 5173; www.eastvillageclub.com)