Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Al Rocco & Blow Fever @ Arkham
Fresh off the release of their Solo EPs, rappers Al Rocco and Blow Fever are taking over Arkham as part of their 24K China Tour. Blow Fever and Al Rocco has gained nationwide popularity and has been blowing up the Chinese rap scene. Get ready to see two of the hottest artists spit fire on their Shanghai pitstop in their 13 City China tour. Also expect special guest GEOTHEORY on the night.
WHERE: 1 Wulumuqi Road // 乌鲁木齐路 1号
CONTACT: +8621 6258 0355
Grand Delusion @ La Maison
Whip out your suits, it’s time to dress up for a magical night with Illusionist Anson Chen. There will be a magic show and food will be prepared by chef Pol Garcia. Tickets are 388 per person and includes the performance, food and drinks. Don’t forget to dress up!
WHERE: 210 Jinxian Road // 进贤路210号
CONTACT: +8621 6258 2801
Firebeatz @ M2 Club
The dynamic Dutch duo Firebeatz will be headlining at M2 club tonight. Playing mostly self-produced records, the duo has delivered countless main stage anthems, including collaborations with Calvin Harris, Tiësto and Martin Garrix. With the ability to hype up any party with their own hits, it’s a night not to be missed. Presale tickets are ¥100.
WHERE: 4/F, Hong Kong Plaza, 283 Huaihai Zhong Road // 淮海中路283号, 香港广场, 四楼
PRICE: ¥100 presale
Photography @ Craft
Hop on over to Craft today for a free portrait photo session by renowned Shanghai based photographer – Marcin Gnaś. The portraits taken will be exhibited and auctioned in Craft after a month long sessions and all of the proceeds will be donated to the ”Guangxi Dog Foundation” – a non-profit organisation that rescues dogs saved from the annual Yulin dog meat festival.
WHERE: Donghu Road 7 // 东湖路 7号
Rooftop Jam Session @ JZ Latino
JZ Latino hosts a rooftop jam session every Wednesday for musicians from around the world. Soul, funk, jazz, Latin, and more. Bring your own instrument and make some friends.
WHERE: Renaissance Shanghai Yu Harden Hotel, 195 Henan Road // 河南南路159号
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