Friday 23rd September
Rubix is a new night jumping 2-steps forward towards Newcastle’s embrace of all things Bass...brought to you by the people behind Mudlove, Ape-X, Northern Exposure and Rusty Bucket Bay...Rubix provides a new monthly party with a soundtrack encompassing Future Garage, Dubstep, UK Funky and bass-driven House.
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Sitting somewhere between House, Garage and Dubstep, Dark Sky are a London based DJ/production unit with numerous remixes under their belts, and a handful of original releases to their name. Dark Sky are picking up some serious momentum and are the perfect team to pioneer the push forward the future sounds in Newcastle. With their infectious dub house catching the ear of many a tastemaker; Gilles Peterson, Sinden, The XX and Modeselektor to name a few have all been heavily representing the groups’ productions.
With a packed gigging schedule and plenty of releases in the pipeline, most notably an inclusion on the prestigious Ninja Tune’s 20th Anniversary compilation and a critically acclaimed forthcoming remix for Kelis, 2011 is set to be very bright for Dark Sky.
With a newly refurbished and revitalised Cosmic Ballroom, the doors are open on the first friday of term to welcome party-heads, old and new alike. The new sound system is in, the dancefloor needs testing; who better to create some party vibes to do so than Dark Sky.