KXH presents: 10 Years of Vivid
KXH presents: 10 Years of Vivid
Saturday 26th May sees the return of King’s Cross Hotel’s one-night, all-venue extravaganza.
This bold multi-level celebration of late night culture covers a diverse range of dance floor driven genres, eras and movements, programmed by some of Sydney’s most legendary Party Crews, and supported by KX resident favourites.
Bad Deep return to the Kings Cross Hotel with a crew of heavyweights, this time in a free flowing back-to-back throwdown format featuring:
· ADIT (Horrorshow) B2B COZGOD
· KEEP SYDNEY OPEN DJS BONAZA (Tyson B2B Ariane)
· BAD DEEP DJs
· CHETCH B2B JOEY HUNTER
KATO Presents: DOE DEE
Curated by Sydney DJ and long-time FBi radio presenter Kato, Doe Dee is a vinyl only label committed to getting local Sydney music into the hands of discerning DJs and record collectors around the world.
For this party, Kato has selected the local artists and remixers from the label Hubert Clarke Jnr, Sweetland and Alba. Combine this with a super rare back-to-back set between Kato and his FBi radio co-presenter and all around Sydney DJ legend, Simon Caldwell, and you’ve got an epic musical moment.
PICNIC Presents: HER
Famed Sydney collective PICNIC brings us an all-female line-up of DJs and live acts, proving once again that The Cross is still a vibrant, thriving part of Sydney's cultural landscape.
Tickets $10 online; $15 on the door.
Kings Cross Hotel is an 18+ venue. Valid ID is required for entry, and ID scanners operate after 9pm.
Venue closes at 1AM
Combining classic dancefloor elements with cutting edge new sounds and an encyclopedic music knowledge, Sydney selector Kato has maintained a strong presence in the Australian dance music scene for almost 15 years.
Ben Fester is a Sydney selector who has been running the successful Heavenly parties for over three years now, and humbly flooring crowds in his own right. The pedigree of selectors that Fester has supported leaves no question about his prowess as a DJ.
Hubert Clarke Jr
Owner and operator of Outer Time Inner Space (OTIS Records), impressionistic dub-house devotee Hubert Clarke Jr releases wired and unwound house music.
Andy Garvey is a DJ / radio host / music programmer from Sydney. Her weekly radio show Pure Space airs 9-11pm every Monday on FBi Radio. As well, she hosts and produces Mix Up on Triple J & coordinated FBi's 'Dance Class'.
Lucy Cliche has been a critical force in the Sydney DIY scene for over 10 years. Under her solo veil, Lucy Cliché is an ever evolving project exploring intersections between techno, industrial and electro. Using an all hardware set-up her music delivers a hard bitten exploration of how physicality and the ethereal can interact in music – heavy bass rhythms lock into pounding drums, washed over wit..
Pjenné is a versatile purveyor of vibe matched only by those who have been buying and playing records for years. With a record collection that boasts an exquisite taste for blue eyed soul, modal, spiritual jazz and the uplifting yet hedonistic roots of disco and house, you have a fine selector.
Millú weaves a brave lineage between techno, electro and their derivatives, combining contemporary starkness with the industrial palette of bygone cold wave eras. Think smoke machines and psychedelic bodies moving in the dark and you’re getting close.
Nat James has spent the last year behind the scenes at Picnic Touring & Events. Since then she's been lucky enough to be given supporting slots for the likes of Lena Willikens, Tornado Wallace & Powder.
Bad Deep DJs