Dance punk band Pet Conspiracy releases their new album, Alchemist and Chicha combine for a chilled party with premium Sagatiba cocktails for only 50RMB, a vintage Audrey Hepburn film showing, and Mandopop queen Fish Leong performs. And if that’s still not enough, head over to our calendar for more.
SHANGHAI 24/7 @ DADA 24/7 are back again with another party, this time bringing together some of the best electronic musicians, artists and DJs that Shanghai has to offer. LLND will be performing their audio-visual assault along with Icenine, while Alan Shanyinde and a very special guest will be dropping bombs from their immense, high calibre collections. Throughout the evening there will be multi-screen projections, live art installations and more.
10pm // Dada // 115 Xingfu Lu, near Fahuazhen Lu (幸福路115号, 近法华镇路)
LOUDER THAN HELL VOL 1 In support of poor chinese schools comes Louder Than Hell Volume 1 featuring a full night of performances from bands Fire in the Hole, The Knife Party, Les Semi Croustillants, Anchorage, and special guest Homecoming Riot.
40RMB // 10pm // 696 Livehouse // Suite 115, Bldg A, 118 Dong Jiangwan Lu, near Huayuan Lu (东江湾路118号A号楼115室, 近花园路)
PET CONSPIRACY RELEASE PARTY Beijing’s premier dance-punk band Pet Conspiracy returns to Shanghai for their latest album release party. They take over the Mixing Room so you should expect “an alchemical synthesis of sounds, lights, and creepy puppets”. If you like hearing a fury of dance punk outrageousness, the you should probably go.
80RMB // 9pm // The Mixing Room // Mercedes-Benz Arena // 1200 Expo Avenue, near Zhoujia Du Lu (世博大道1200号 靠近周家渡路)
SHANGHAI EXPAT GOES KARTING ShanghaiExpat and Stampede Karting are coming together again to bring you a discounted afternoon of drinking and driving (more or less safely). Advance tickets are 130RMB (includes 3 drinks tickets + 2 driving tickets + 1 lucky draw ticket) at the door it’s 160RMB (3 drink tickets + 2 driving tickets). To RSVP, email [email protected] Awards will be given for the top three drivers and the winning driver of the day gets a very special prize: 20 minutes on the Shanghai F1 track in a 600 horsepower race car.
130 or 160RMB // 2-6pm // Stampede Karting // 1288 Zhen Guang Lu, near Meichuan Lu, Zhong Huan Bai Lian Shopping Center, Section C lower level (真光路1288号中环百联商城C区地下室, 近梅川路)
MANDOPOP QUEEN FISH LEONG CONCERT The “Queen of Love Songs” pop singer Fish Leong’s tour comes to Shanghai. The Malaysian-Chinese star will be singing new material from her latest album “I Love You Hereafter” and you can expect to hear her recent collaboration with Leo Ku, “Still Friends”.
199-1299RMB // 7:30pm // Mercedes-Benz Arena // 1200 Expo Avenue, near Zhoujia Du Lu (世博大道1200号 靠近周家渡路)
VINTAGE FILM SHOWING: LOVE IN THE AFTERNOON The film “Love in the Afternoon” is a 1957 American romantic comedy film produced and directed by Billy Wilder. Audrey Hepburn plays the female lead who stops a murderous affair and inadvertently ends up finding herself a romance. In English with Chinese subtitles.
Free // 7:30pm // Showroom // 1/F, Block 30, Lane 120 Tai’an Lu near Huashan Lu (泰安路120弄30号1楼, 近华山路)
KIN’S CREATIVE PARTY You know their flea markets already, now KIN takes it up a notch by throwing this creative bash “for all creative people sharing their ideas and works. You could have a dance battle or turntable scratching battle. We hope everyone get inspired and find something new through the party.” There’ll also be original works for sale including records, photography, handicrafts, art, films, home-wares, and more. Sign up at their douban page.
3-9pm // KIN // 65-4 Maoming Bei Lu, near Yan’an Lu (茂名北路65-4号, 近延安路)
SINAN TERRACE PARTY Sinan Mansions “it” venues Chicha and Alchemist are combining their outdoor terraces for a unique summer party. Bartenders Ryan Noreiks and Hector Monroy will be serving up 50RMB Sagatibas cocktails which means ultra pure, premium Brazilian rum. They also promise a 50RMB barbecue deal and guest DJ Brett N who will be playing a chilled out Sunday session.
Chicha & Alchemist // 5pm – late // Block 33, 47 Sinan Lu near Fuxing Xi Lu (思南路47弄33号, 近复兴西路)