This weekend shows just how far the Phnom Penh and Cambodia club scene has progressed in the last year – another weekend jam-packed with some truly quality events – and its the rainy season! Lord knows what kind of craziness will be happening in the dry season. We can’t wait!
Ok, so lets have a look at this weekend – too many nights to mention here, so we’re going to concentrate on the one-off nights – for the full line-up with all the fantastic regular nights, check our events calendar.
|Kick off Friday at MetaHouse as Vinyl Mania returns with their unique, 100% vinyl selection – as far as we know the only night in town that does this…Join DJ NicoMatic for a trip thru the spectrum of House via the medium of shiny black plastic. https://www.facebook.com/events/738274252880843/|
|If yr in Siem Reap, make sure you check out Electric Violin, which features recent mix star Edwardowski and Nik Ranger on electric violin. They’ll be showcasing a fusion of atmospheric, psychedelic, soulful sounds with progressive house at the Laundry Bar, so don’t miss! https://www.facebook.com/events/1454925238095599|
|Big night at CodeRed! Masia One & DJ Rumshot alongside local rudeboys Wat a Gwaan are gonna tear the place down with a a dynamite blend of HipHop and Dancefloor. One for all you lovers of HipHop, Reggae, Dub and just about anything – check it! https://www.facebook.com/events/725596527501831|
|Last, but certainly not least, one of the UKs best turntablists, DJ Angelo, touches down at Pontoon. Expect a unique style and brand of entertainment which he entitles “Feel Good Fusion”, alongside some of the biggest party bangers around! https://www.facebook.com/events/313279378839783/|
|On Saturday, Naga House in Kampot hosts Phnom Penh faves Drop Dead Disco and The Kimchi Collective for what we call DropDeadKimchi. Not much to say – you know when these guys play its always gonna be excellent! https://www.facebook.com/events/560531170724539/|
|The always excellent Vision returns to CodeRed for another night of fantastic music and spellbinding visuals. Join DJs Tim Coates, Jack Malipan and Nora Haidee alongside VJ Jung- Chul Hur for some “proper house music”! https://www.facebook.com/events/1457440537845341|
|Finally over at Pontoon , its a big night for you HipHop headz – the stupendous GhettoBlasters return with some guaranteed block-rockin’, body-poppin’ business courtesy of MainMan Tech 12. If you like to wave your hands in the air like you just don’t care, this is the one for you! https://www.facebook.com/events/331558597003495/|
As I said at the top, loads of great events happening this weekend – for more details, check our events calendar and remember – keep it underground
PS – The perfect way to get yr weekend started with a blast – Phnom Penh Underground owner DJ Sequence comes correct with a mind-blowin’ combo of the smoothest DnB and the ruffest Jungle – check it![soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/159251554″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /]
Cover image – Some Crazy guy at the Koh Rong Saloem Full Moon party! . Picture taken by Jess Barr
Cambodia Underground Club Guide 24th July 2014