October continues with a selection of what's going on in clubs, DJ nights and electronica across the Klang Valley (and beyond) this week ahead. Be Supportive. Be careful. Be Alert, Be Kind. Stay Safe and Enjoy. Be mindful of all SOPs in place. Wishing all a Happy Deepavali this 24 October 2022.
MARINI’s on 57
It's their 10th anniversary and they want to celebrate it with you. Experience the awesomeness of Viva Marini at Marini's on 57. Party with Grammy Awards Nominee DJ Timo Maas and more this 20th October 2022. With Pennie, Nexto, Classick and MC Vibe. Doors open for public from 9PM onwards. Contact them to find out more, call +603-2386 6030 or email email@example.com for bookings.
Anniversary celebrations continue Friday with Viva Marini MotoGP Opening Party featuring a star studded line up of DJs headlined by the duo BATE, along with Nexto, Rockess and MC Vibe. 9pm onwards. Contact them to find out more, call +603-2386 6030 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for bookings.
Usual weekly Models Playdate, Cakes and Stillettos and Venerdi at 57 rest up for the week and will return after the anniversary celebrations.
Marini's on 57, Level 57, Menara 3 Petronas, KLCC, KL
Music beats at Crane KL to accompany your eats, drinks and cocktails in the heart of Chinatown KL.
The Hall @ Crane KL: 10Pm onwards.
Saturday: Sweatbox party heavy artillery late nighter at Crane this Saturday with a Deepavali weekend edition with Obadius, Otherkind and RIMKA. Cover charge RM20 after 1am. The day before on Friday: Lazy Beats with Victor Trixter.
Upstairs @ Crane KL: 10pm onwards.
Wednesdays with Kirstie Maximus bringing you open format music. Thursday Creme de la Crane with Ashes (hip hop and R&B). Friday special has the big return of the guys from Bitrates Asia featuring Apak (on his birthday) and Adam Khan for some house and deeper sounds. Saturday with Phil K. Lee playing you house music.
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. You can check out dj mixes at P4P's official 'listening' post, Mixtape Podcast: https://www.mixcloud.com/playforpassion and follow them at https://www.facebook.com/playforpassion.my/. Play for Passion this Sunday's music on the evening / night to be provided by Rasul, CT Kan, Groovefunkk, Tommy Cham, Novtech, DJ Mie, Cassie D, Niza Minx, Eugene and Kumaraza.
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
The Iron Fairies KL
Wednesday’s Questionmark at The Iron Fairies KL features one of Malaysia’s electronic music power couples - not often seen together behind the decks as they have both been busy bees touring, so it’s their pleasure to host Nory and RaySoo alongside RAJ and Biscuit. Expect a fun night of house and techno from 10 PM onwards, so go get grooving.
Continuing the week as well, in the Butterfly Room, there's also Thursday R&B with Musher and Mymax, and more deep underground techno and house sounds on Friday with Alam and on Saturday Soulmazing with Victor Trixter, as well as Sunday with 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
At Pisco this week, for the dance music lovers among you.
This Friday: Laksa Party from the fledgling Laksa Records with special guests Mister Rodrigo, Joey G, JonnyVicious and Alfie Rarri. 10.30pm onwards playing sounds house and deeper sounds. RM30 entry.
This Saturday: Sala Records from Jakarta returns featuring Sergio Berlino and Masguna. 11Pm onwards. Free entry.
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
W Kuala Lumpur
Nightlife offerings this week at W Kuala Lumpur's Wetdeck and Woobar:
WetDeck 12th Floor – Monday with Adrian G, Tuesday with Hong, Wednesday with Random KID, Thursday with The Choobs, Friday with Kaiza and Phil K. Lee. Saturday with Victor Trixter and Dora. Sunday (5pm) with Hong and Victor Trixter. 7Pm onwards. Table reservations only. RSVP with them here: https://wa.me/60123479088
Woobar 8th Floor – Friday with 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
Reverb this Thursday with Nakalness (Live). Also with Nico Robin, Exclusive Pete and MC Zypher. After gaining a name for himself as frontman and vocalist of hip-hop/rap group, ‘Forceparkboi’ with over 19 million views on YouTube for their hit single Lotus, Nakalness first released his very own single as a solo artist in 2020, ‘Trapanese’ and ‘Nascarr’ the same year, followed by ‘BADBOY’ in 2021, gaining a total number of over a million listens on Spotify. This 20th October, Nakalness takes the stage for the first time in kyo. Don’t-you-miss-out-on-this. Standard cover charge applies.
On Saturday Radio station Fly FM's October nationwide Fly Nite Club Tour drops into kyō kl this 22 October 2022. Featuring for the night will be Cza, along with Jakemna and Skeletor.
Other happenings at kyō kl weekly. There's Ikigai Ladies on Wednesday (tonight) with Afaro and Queen T. Complimentary entry and drinks for ladies until 1am. On Friday there's Boombox with Kooler and Musher. 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
ACE Bangsar, KL
Kick away those Monday blues as they've got a long weekend to look forward to. Ladies Night Wednesday today with White Crane kicks things off. Queens Night Ladies Night with Funkayrol and Mahiya for this Thursday. Friday Full House with Joey G and Dora. Saturday with Julia Dreychuk and Undergroove. Plus a special Public Holiday Eve (Deepavali) Sunday with Alam and Ray Soo. For bookings visit https://www.facebook.com/AceKualaLumpur/
ACE, 18, Jalan Telawi 3, Bangsar Baru, 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: Tuesday Holler with DJ MOCX and Senz. Wednesday Metababes Ladies Night with DJ MIR's and LIL J. Thursday there's Skylaunch Vol 7 with misterAriffin and friends. With Smash, Akmal Wafi, Ayiem & Rough, Afix, Friday Frolic with DJ MHCL and MC Lutz. Saturday Token with DJ Hawk, Senz and Castello. Sunday IRAMA presents Haf, Stefanya Morgan and Funkayrol (5pm to 12am). Road to Resurgence Pre=Party after that with misterAriffin, Smash and Yusef Kifah. Free entry. RSVP: +6019-696 2300.
Metasky operates 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
The Hungry Tapir
Groove on down to Chinatown at The Hungry Tapir. This Sunday (9pm) there's a final Hungry Tapir x Back To School Faradays collaboration selling the latter's exclusive bottled cocktails. With Ben Lawrence, Mister Rodrigo and Kaiza. 9Pm onwards. Bookings and reservations visit https://letsumai.com/widget/the-hungry-tapir
The Hungry Tapir, 135, Jalan Petaling, KL
Puteh Rooftop Bar Melaka
A couple of hours out of the centralness of the Klang Valley, what's down at this Santorini-Meditrannean vibed Rooftop bar. This week there's Liquid Ladies Night with DJ Vick, Tropical Thursday, Weekend Takeover Series with Nazarud on Friday. Splash Saturday with Lee Kemp, Sly Antro and Roberto. For reservations & bookings, contact +6012-966 7057.
Puteh Rooftop Bar, Level 9, Eco Tree Hotel, 1 Jalan Melaka Raya 9, Taman Melaka Raya, Melaka
After Dark Social Club
What better time to do that than this Friday 21 October 2022 to catch up with Leonard Sinclair as he provides the vibes and beats for the night. 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. Friday with DRAMA (Irama and Daaliah) this week and Saturday with Leonard Sinclair providing the vibes and beat. For bookings and information: https://www.facebook.com/concubinekl
Concubine, 2, Lorong Panggung, Chinatown, 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: Disco Wednesday with Groovefunkk and Niza Minx. Friday Fiesta with DJ Soothsayer. Saturday has a special event with Faradays & Cheong Somm Exclusive Bottled Cocktails from Melbourne. On the decks - Omar and Ben Lawrence. 8pm onwards.
Cheong Somm, REX KL, 80, Jalan Sultan, KL
Latin dances with Jinggo Bilboa
Weekly Thursdays (7pm) at Sky Lounge and Sundays Afro Latin night (10pm) at V's Lounge, with DJ Jinggo Bilboa playing you 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
It's all going house music with House*Mate this Saturday 22 October 2022. Featuring will be Danial, Mood, Harlemm (coffeeboy records) and Low & MamaDayo. 8pm onwards. Free entry. Check out Rust KL at https://www.facebook.com/Rusttt.KL
RUST KL, 115, Jalan Petaling, KL
The roof bar on Yap Ah Shak house in the Heritage Row area. Friday Retro, dance and house music with Niza Minx. Call/WhatsApp +6014-324 5255.
Terrazza Rooftop, Yap Ah Shak House, 17, Jalan Yap Ah Shak, 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.
Stardust at Marista. Music by Nexto. The party starts at 9pm onwards.
Guests can call +603-2386 6030 or email email@example.com to book a table.
Maristar, The Starhill, LG02, 181, Jalan Bukit Bintang, KL
There's a new outlet in Chinatown. Wednesday Royals with Luqe and Radz (R&B and hip hop). This weekend features S*x Panther (disco and funk) this Friday and Nahsyk (hip hop and R&B) on Saturday and this Sunday. 8Pm onwards.
XO, 5, Jalan Balai Polis, Chinatown, 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. https://www.facebook.com/visualsbarrestaurant. For Reservations DM or WhatsApp us +6012 686 6938.
Visuals, 125a, 1st Flr, Jalan Gasing, Section 10, 46200, PJ
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
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 ambiances in one ideal location above the clouds. Empire on Saturday sees Chukiess & Whackboi make their way up once again to take over the night. 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
This Friday, You Got Soul comes in as a new night (that rose from the ashes of Joget Global) offering soulful gems from all over the world - R&B from Detroit, Latin breaks from Brazil, Jamaican reggae, and all that jazz. You know the drill. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/fono.kl and their Instagram page https://www.instagram.com/fono.kl/. Opening hours from 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
Gēmu Club on Jalan Kia Peng have got another week of clubbing offerings to satisfy your dance music desires. With their team of residents, including Zan Monic, PandaMax, Robin, PlusOne, Deadwood, MC D-Tee, Marc, Keith Mintz, MC Millo and more.
For RSVP or more info, contact them at +6011-2639 5797 / +6012-328 7615 or visit https://www.instagram.com/gemuclubkl/ / https://www.facebook.com/gemuclubkl. Please be mindful of RTK Test SOPs and be well prepared AND early.
Gēmu, 1, Jalan Kia Peng, KL
This week they've got DJ Musher, Jodie, MC Kayscza, K3nji and Hezron for Drip Thursday. Rexx, K3nji, Hezron and Dmc Wiiz on Friday. BATE, K3nji, Hezron and Dmc Wiiz on Saturday. Sunday with Exist K, K3nji, Hezron and Dmc Wiiz. Follow their Instagram: www.instagram.com/dragonfly.kl.
Dragonfly KL, Level 50, Naza Tower, Platinum Park, KLCC, KL
dwp Bar KL
Come up to their First Floor Wine Lounge from 9pm onwards and start your Saturday night with DJ Green and DJ Mino. 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