We’ve been super busy here at Phnom Penh Underground, so apologies for no events guides for the last few weeks…
Moving on, last weekend saw a sad farewell to one of our favourite DJs, JavaTech who marked her departure in style with an amazing night at CodeRed…Bon Voyage Lizzie and see you soon![soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/108025615″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /]
Even tho its the so called quiet season in Cambodia, this weekend sees an amazing 10 events over the weekend, alongside the regular weeklies.
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.
|Friday in Siem Reap kicks off with the last ever Electric Violin. DJ Edwardowski and Nik Ranger showcase a fusion of atmospheric, psychedelic, soulful sounds with progressive house for the last time as Nik is moving back to Oz….don’t miss it! https://www.facebook.com/events/1457256387868938|
|Back in Phnom Penh, one of our favourite people, StrangeFruit makes his Duplex début at the aptly named StrangeAndDuplexFruit. Join him for a journey into the further reaches of House thats guaranteed to get yr body moving and your mind grooving! https://www.facebook.com/events/292248984302621/292269230967263|
|Big night at Pontoon Pulse – top Berlin Underground label trapped:in (including the awesome Mapro) bring their deep house magic to Phnom Penh for a night thats essential for all lovers of proper underground music…https://www.facebook.com/events/705287142878183/. PS check out our exclusive trapped in mix here!|
|Over at CodeRed, HipHop is firmly on the menu with the excellent DJ Bree & Rakky-Z. spinning Hip-Hop Swagger, Dance Floor Classics, Reggaeton, Soul & P-Funk. Always a packed night with a great atmosphere! https://www.facebook.com/events/648297398600737|
|Last, but certainly not least, one of our fave nights, Vinyl Mania, returns to MetaHouse for another night of vinyl only madness – expect funky disco, house and just about anything you can think of from Dr. Wah Wah and DJ Nicomatic on the wheels of steel! https://www.facebook.com/events/596028150507276/|
|On Saturday at the SoulTrain in Siem Reap, those krazy kats, the Down to Angkor Collective are blazing the trail for underground soundz in temple town. Catch Possum, Edwardowski and Sakura Boom laying down the sweetest Techno, House and TechHouse all night long. https://www.facebook.com/events/358496990974030/|
|Get down to some Saturday Beats with one of Phnom Penh’s premier DJs – Kimchi Collective co-founder danbeck.The smartest dressed man in town will be playing the very best in house, techno, disco, electro at Frost Bar. https://www.facebook.com/events/815447461820149|
|Over at Pontoon, its time to get down to some serious HipHop and Turntablist action with none other than DJ Tech12…“Everyone put their hands in the air like they just don’t care” https://www.facebook.com/events/1480293195558505|
|Down at Code Red, its time for another edition of the always excellent Vision with the dynamic duo of Resident DJ’s Tim Coates and Jack Malipan assisted by the wondrous Nora Haidee alongside the VJ skillz of Jung- Chul Hur. Unmissable! https://www.facebook.com/events/1547213775506772/|
|Finally, DJ Shaman will be weaving his magic spell at Duplex in Shamanism. Expect the best in Deep House and Underground sounds with a dressed up crowd as the magical ritual unfolds! https://www.facebook.com/events/302351839947787/|
|Down at one of our fave venues, NagaHouse in Kampot, its their 2nd Anniversary on the 6th of September! Make sure you pop down for cake, drinks and some top notch music to celebrate their big day..more details as we get them! https://www.face book.com/events/268973343310082/|
|Big, big night on September the 6th at CodeRed for all you real HipHop Headz. The mighty duo of Mystro & DJ DSK will be laying down some proper urban beats. Mystro is one of the UK’s brightest and inspiringly unique vocal talents and DSK always rocks the floor so it should be massive! https://www.facebook.com/events/1497664127145231/|
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 – In anticipation of the mighty Mapro and his trapped in crew descending on Pontoon Pulse this friday, here’s a little taster of what to expect!
Cover image – Loads of crazy people at the Full Moon Party, Koh Rong Saloem . Picture taken by Jess Barr
Cambodia Underground Club Guide 29/08/14