December continues with a selection of what's going on in clubs, DJ nights and electronica across the Klang Valley this week ahead. Be Supportive. Be careful. Be Alert, Be Kind. Stay Safe and Enjoy. Be mindful of all SOPs in place.
W Kuala Lumpur
We Love House on the WetDECK this Saturday 17 December 2022. A night where we pay homage to house and disco classics, featuring for this edition, Axel Groove and Gracie. An evening that will set to move your mind, body, and soul. 7pm onwards. Table Reservations only. RSVP Here: https://wa.me/60123479088
Weekly offerings this week at W Kuala Lumpur's Wetdeck and Woobar:
WET Deck 12th Floor – Wednesday with Kooler, Thursday with The Choobs, Friday with Hong and Phil K. Lee, Saturday , Sunday with Kuma (5pm), Monday with Adrian G, Tuesday with Kuma. 7Pm onwards. Table reservations only. RSVP with them here: https://wa.me/60123479088.
Woobar 8th Floor – Friday with DJ Mie (3pm), Bionic (Low & MamDayo & Miss SS) 7.30pm, Saturday with DJ Mie (3pm) and Sunday afternoon with DJ Mie.
RSVP Required *Minimum spend entry applies. For RSVP call +60-12-347 9088 W: https://bit.ly/WKLWOOBARRSVP
W Kuala Lumpur, 121, Jalan Ampang, KL
Music beats at Crane KL to accompany your eats, drinks and cocktails in the heart of Chinatown KL.
Upstairs @ Crane KL: 10pm onwards. Wednesdays with Kirstie Maximus bringing you open format music with Clubland KL. Thursday with CToo in for the week. This Friday sees Low & MamaDayo upstairs promising you some house grooves for the night. Saturday sees Gracie rolling on with house and more.
On Sunday, there will be Play For Passion continuing its weekly Sunday return from 4pm. Strictly 'edm' free, initiated by a small group of DJ/Producers, nurtured by P4P's large pool of underground talents, it's been a fair few years since their Sunday events featured on a regular basis, seeking to promote the various genres/sub-genres of non-mainstream electronic music, primarily house, techno, tech house and drum'n'bass. Now they're back weekly on Sundays in Chinatown KL. Follow them at https://www.facebook.com/playforpassion.my/. Play for Passion this Sunday's music on the evening / night to be provided by Aeroheat, CTK, Double X, Emiri, Faith Angela, Kumaraza, Rina Ho, Tommycham and White Crane.
All-day dining begins at noon (Sunday 10am) and closes at midnight with the last order at 11.30pm. A breakfast menu will be offered on Sundays. Upstairs cocktail bar opens Tues-Sunday from 4pm with 1+1 on Cocktails from 4pm to 9pm Wed & Thur. Bookings available +6012-209 7057 / +6013-218 5712. Visit http://cranekl.com/ / https://www.facebook.com/CraneKL / https://www.instagram.com/thecrane_kl/
Crane KL, 78, Jalan Sultan, KL
Voidrealm pres. RONI (Nehza Records/Rinse.fm) this Friday 16 December 2022 at the Rex KL Main Hall. 9pm. Head of Nehza Records, Malaysian-Parisian DJ, relentless raver, and brainchild of Rinse France. RONI’s sound celebrates rave and underground club culture while evolving and adapting to the musical landscape around her. Cruising between 140 & 160 BPM RONI’s sets are a mix of Breaks, Bass, Techno & Jungle, exploring the variety of sounds that today’s electronic culture has to offer. Opening the night by Voidrealm DJs; Odd and Greystick together with a special guest for the night. RM40 cover for the night or visit https://www.instagram.com/voidrealmcollective/ for more details.
Bad Habits x Emo Night KL: Prom Night — 17 December 2022 / Saturday, 8pm-late. Bring along a prom date & sing your hearts out to your favourite Emo & Alternative Anthems.
REX KL, 80, Jalan Sultan, KL
ACE Bangsar, KL
Art Xtreme Media’s Questionmark Wednesday parties have moved to a brand new location in the heart of the Bangsar neighbourhood at Ace Kuala Lumpur. To add to the excitement, ANRK, Nory and RaySoo will bring this amazing sound to life! Join them from 10 PM onwards in their brand new home and , as usual, expect a delightful and unexpected concoction of sounds with house, tech house and techno the order of the night.
Thursday Ladies Night, Friday Full House and Saturday Flush also. For bookings and more information visit https://www.facebook.com/AceKualaLumpur/ / https://linktr.ee/acekualalumpur
ACE, 18, Jalan Telawi 3, Bangsar Baru, KL
DÉNICHE is pleased to announce their first event, Danse De Jour, happening this Sunday 18 December 2022 from 4pm onwards at Pisco KL supported by Saturdayselects. They have New York based DJ & producer duo and founders of the Coloring Lessons Party series and label, Musclecars joining them on decks for a very special evening of music. Local favourites DJ Luqe, Xes Xes Loveseat and Roshan complete the line up to bring you a day party with some disco, soul and soulful house music till 11pm. Doors open 4pm. RM30 door charge before 6pm. RM40 after 6pm.
Over the weekend:
Pisco Presents Random KID this Friday playing you R&B and hip hop. 11Pm onwards.
Pisco Presents Splendid this Saturday with scene veterans Mickey McLean and Eugene bringing you house music and more. 11Pm onwards.
Spin Nights on Wednesdays 5pm onwards are also a weekly feature at Pisco KL.
Call +603-2142 2900 for bookings and information. Visit Pisco KL on their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/piscokl for more information and dates and more booking details.
Pisco KL, 29, Jalan Mesui, off Jalan Nagasari, KL
CHEONG SOMM at REXKL
Enriching people’s lives through wine, food, conversation, music and art, Cheong Somm Wine Bar supports family owned wineries that promote sustainability for the planet with biodynamic, organic, natural and sustainable wines. Musicwise this week: Friday Fiesta goes House*Mate this week with house music from Harlemm, Quebac & Ryan (coffeeboy records) and Low & MamaDayo curating the music from 8pm. Saturday Sessions sees Kuma this weekend.
Cheong Somm, REX KL, 80, Jalan Sultan, KL
Metasky boasts Malaysia’s first combination dance floor and NFT gallery, with NFTs from content creators on display. Metasky provides a cool and relaxed atmosphere for dining and drinks, overlooking the Kuala Lumpur skyline with fantastic views of the KLCC Twin Towers, the KL Tower and the Merdeka 118 Tower.
Music for the week: Wednesday Metababes Ladies Night with MIRs, LIL J and Senz. Thursday Skylaunch with Misterariffin and friends. Friday Frolic with SEXLANE, Senza and MC Castelo. Saturday Token with DJ MK, MOCX and MC Lutz. Sunday IRAMA presents Adib, Hong and Classick.
Metasky is open from 5 pm to 3 am, with a combination of western cuisine and local favourites menu and exquisite decor and soundsystem to wind down after a long day.
Metasky, Level 13, Hotel Maya, 138, Jalan Ampang, KL
Simply Retro by Tin Box
It's the Grand Launch for Simply Retro (along with Simply Live and Simply Jazz) this 15-17 December 2022. Have you checked out Simply Retro by Tin Box outlet at TREC KL? Unwind and pay homage to the past with classic hits such as Don't Stop Believin, Girls Just Wanna Have Fun and many more! Come on over and boogie with us as Simply Retro by Tin Box takes you on a musical journey back to when mirror balls ruled the dance floor. Wednesdays through Saturday with the likes of Francis, Jason Martin Experience, Jazzie Jay and Bernie playing you the classics. Opening times: Tues - Thurs: 6:30pm – 12am / Fri & Sat: 6:30pm – 1am /Sun & Mon: Closed. Reservations: https://tinbox.my/. More info: https://tinbox.my/
Simply Retro, H-G-02, HIVE, TREC 438, Jalan Tun Razak, KL
After Dark Social Club
What better time than this Friday and Saturdya to catch up with Leonard Sinclair as he provide the vibes and beats for the weekend. Table/group bookings call +603-2201 9699.
After Dark Social Club, T-225A&B, 3rd Floor, The Gardens Mall, Lingkaran Syed Putra, Mid Valley City, KL
For some proper late-night shenanigans, look no further than Concubine KL. This Friday with Chinois for some open format and this Saturday, Matto for some Afro Latin funk.
For bookings and information: https://www.facebook.com/concubinekl
Concubine, 2, Lorong Panggung, Chinatown, KL
There's a new outlet in Chinatown. Wednesday Ladies Night features Royals with hip hop and R&B music by Luqe and Radz. Friday there's Kirstie Maximus with R&B and hip hop. Saturday with hip hop and R&B with Biggie. On Sunday, there's a World Cup warm up party. Music by Kirstie Maximus (DJ set). 6Pm onwards. For reservation DM (https://www.facebook.com/xochinatown) or call +6011-3321 7299.
XO, 5, Jalan Balai Polis, Chinatown, KL
The Iron Fairies KL
Weekly at The Iron Fairies KL Butterfly Room and downstairs (weekends). Wednesday sees take to the decks in the Butterfly Room. There's also Thursday R&B with Musher and Mymax, and more deep underground techno and house sounds on the weekend. Friday sees Otherkind return to the Butterfly Room while there's Urban Flava downstairs with Mymax and MIRs. Saturday features Dora in the Butterfly Room and DJ Ayana downstairs for Urban Flava. Sunday features Julia Deychuk.
Call +6016-221 3612. Visit https://www.facebook.com/theironfairieskl for more information and who's performing.
THE IRON FAIRIES KL, H-G-06, HIVES, TREC, 438, Jalan Tun Razak, KL
Straight Outta Maristar. Come move and groove to the best of R&B, hip hop and new era dance music at Maristar this Wednesday. The party starts 10pm onwards with DJ Ruckes on the decks. Big Bang every Friday with Top 40 and dance music by DJ Ruckes. Stardust Ladies Night at Marista every Thursday. Music by Nexto. The party starts at 9pm onwards. Guests can call +603-2386 6030 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to book a table.
Maristar, The Starhill, LG02, 181, Jalan Bukit Bintang, KL
MARINI’s on 57
Model’s Playdate gets a touch of glam on Thursday with DJ Miss SS to take over their decks from 8PM onwards for this night. Bring your best pals and gals for a night in the sky at Marini’s on 57. Contact them at +603-2386 6030 or email email@example.com.
This Wednesday, Ladies grab your Stilettos and strut in to Marini’s on 57 for Cakes and Stilettos with DJ Nexto. Party starts 9pm onwards. Dress code: Classy, Sassy and a Little Bad Assy. Contact as above.
Marini's on 57 presents Venerdi at 57 Fridays. Ladies don the style of Venus and don't forget to crown yourself with a laurel heath. And to the men, be the Emperor to the Empress. Party starts 9pm onwards. Music (open format and Top 40) by Nexto.
Marini's on 57, Level 57, Menara 3 Petronas, KLCC, KL
Check in to one of the latest to open up in KL. And they've got house and electronic music to accompany bespoke cocktails and eats being offered for your pleasure and taste buds right beside the Heritage Row in KL. Fubar KL opens Tuesday to Sunday 6pm till late. Reservations contact/DM them at https://www.facebook.com/fubar.kl or +6011-1282 6975.
FUBAR KL, 12, Jalan Kamunting, Chow Kit, KL
Latin dances with Jinggo Bilboa
Weekly Wednesday and Sundays (9pm) at V's Lounge, Thursdays (7pm) at Sky Lounge, with DJ Jinggo Bilboa playing anything from salsa, bachata, kizomba to urban and Afro beats. Text/Whatsapp +6017-236 0820 / +6017-359 1669 for enquiry.
V's Lounge (above Zenzero Restaurant), Level M1, Amplewest Building, Jalan Puncak, off Jalan P. Ramlee, KL. / Sky Lounge, Level 6, Nu Sentral, KL / Road Bar SS2, 145-1, Jalan SS2/24, PJ
Check out Rust KL at https://www.facebook.com/Rusttt.KL for what's going on musically across the week. Music offered ranges from old school hip hop to house, drum'n'bass, techno to reggae and dub.
RUST KL, 115, Jalan Petaling, KL
dwp Bar KL
Come up to their First Floor Wine Lounge from 9pm onwards and start your Saturday night with DJ Teddy B and DJ Green this Xmas Eve 24 December 2022. Bring your friends over and reserve a table to start your weekend. Online store: https://dwpkl.com RSVN: +6012-240 2616 / +6012-273 9842. WeChat: dwpbarkl
dwp Bar KL, Unit G-2, Ground Floor, KL Trillion, No. 338, Jalan Tun Razak, KL
The X, Bangsar
Stiletto Saturday Ladies Night with Blastique & Lish with house music this Saturday at this long established Bangsar joint. There's also Xscape Friday with R&B and hip hop music.
67G, Jalan Telawi 3, Bangsar Baru, KL
Mantra Bar KL
Rooftop Lounge at Bangsar Village 2. Visit www.MantraBarKL.com for information, happenings and bookings or alternatively WhatsApp their reservations team at +6017-344 8299.
Mantra Bar KL, Bangsar Village 2, Jalan Telawi 3, Bangsar, KL
Happenings at kyō kl weekly. There are Ikigai Ladies on Wednesday (tonight) with Afaro and Queen T. Complimentary entry and drinks for ladies until 1am. On Friday there's Boombox with Ashes and Musher. Saturday Fresh Cutz with Kooler and Nahsyk. Sunday Off The Hook there's some Afro thrown in with DJ Hawk, MJ and MC Ashcobar. Club entry is via cover charge and advance table reservations. WhatsApp +6012-921 1730). Operating hours - 10pm to 3am. Instagram :www.instagram.com/clubkyokl
kyō kl, Mandarin Oriental, Basement Level 3, KLCC, KL
Visuals Jalan Gasing, PJ
Over the week at Visuals: Tuesdays: Total Rewind: Euro 80s and New Wave music by DJ Rain to chill and unwind. Wednesdays: Ladies Night with DJ Rain and Hawk. Mambo Jambo type music. Thursdays: Bad and Boujee with DJ Rain and Prinze and old skool / nu skool hip hop and R&B. Fridays: Let's Get Groovy with Rain and VDJ Alfred. Hits from the 70s to 2010. Saturdays: Notty by Nature with Rain and De Rajj. Hip hop and R&B from the 80s to 2010. Sundays: Mambo Jambo style retro with DJ Kash. Visit https://www.facebook.com/visualsbarrestaurant . For Reservations DM or WhatsApp us +6012 686 6938.
Visuals, 125a, 1st Flr, Jalan Gasing, Section 10, 46200, PJ
Music curation and DIY multipurpose space. Only open during events, please refer to their monthly flyer or “upcoming” highlights at https://www.facebook.com/fono.kl and their Instagram page https://www.instagram.com/fono.kl/. Opening hours 9PM to 1AM. RM30 cover includes 1 drink. They recommend you make a reservation via Instagram DM to secure your spot for the night.
Fono KL, Zhong Shan, Jalan Kampung Attap, KL
Gēmu Club KL
Check out https://www.instagram.com/gemuclubkl/ / https://www.facebook.com/gemuclubkl
for information and party nights. For RSVP or more info contact them at +6011-2639 5797 / +6012-328 7615. Please be mindful of RTK Test SOPs and be well prepared AND early.
Gēmu, 1, Jalan Kia Peng, KL
This week they've got Radz, MC Kayscza, K3nji and Hezron for Drip Thursday. Beautiful Mistakes, Qu3kid, K3nji, Hezron on Friday. DJ Joleen, Qu3kid, K3nji and Hezron on Saturday. Follow their instagram: www.instagram.com/dragonfly.kl.
Dragonfly KL, Level 50, Naza Tower, Platinum Park, KLCC, KL
Heading up the highlands to Genting? With a 35,000 square feet space, 6,000ft in the clouds, Zouk Genting is set to revolutionise the country’s nightlife scene by housing five distinctive destination zones under one roof. Together, Empire, Zouk Club, RedTail by Zouk, RedTail Karaoke and FUHU, a brand new vibe dining concept, will allow patrons to enjoy endless luxury in an array of ambiences in one ideal location above the clouds. This Saturday at Empire – Queen-T. Over at RedTail – resident DJ Neil plays Wednesdays to Fridays. Visit https://zoukgroup.com/zouk-malaysia/ for more information or https://book.rwgenting.com/member2/OtherApp/ZoukStep1.aspx for ticketing information.
ZOUK Atrium, SkyAvenue, Genting Highlands Resorts, Genting Highlands
Ladies Night Sinderella Wednesday with DJ Sofia bringing you funk house, R&B and hip hop. Rsvp +6019-212 8295.
Sinderella KL, Herritage House, No.5-1 & 7-1, Jalan Yap Ah Shak, KL