January continues with a selection of what's going on in clubs, DJ nights and electronica across the Klang Valley this week ahead for Chinese New Year. Be Supportive. Be careful. Be Alert, Be Kind. Stay Safe and Enjoy. Wishing everyone Kong Hee Fatt Choy.
W Kuala Lumpur
Jungle City Beat CNY Special, Living Room Live & Social Sunday
See Jungle City Beats, Living Room Live & Social Sunday return this weekend at W Kuala Lumpur
Weekly offerings at W Kuala Lumpur's Wetdeck and Woobar:
WET Deck 12th Floor – Wednesday with Random KID, Thursday with The Choobs, Friday with Victor Trixter and Phil K Lee, Saturday with Zaskar and Gracie, Sunday with Kuma, Monday with Adrian G, Tuesday with Kuma. 7Pm onwards (5pm Sunday). Table reservations only. RSVP with them here: https://wa.me/60123479088.
Woobar 8th Floor – Bionic (Low & MamaDayo & 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
Flock 8th Floor – Friday Fete 6.30pm accompanied by LFS. Sunday Brunch 12noon accompanied by LFS & Madgicians. RSVP with them here: https://wa.me/60123479088
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.
Play For Passion continues its weekly return and checks back in this Sunday for a special Chinese New Year Yee Sang edition, continuing to seek to promote the various genres/sub-genres of non-mainstream electronic music, primarily house, techno, tech house and drum'n'bass. Follow them at https://www.facebook.com/playforpassion.my/. This Sunday's Yee Sang Special features Arief, Arien Cathrine, Chris Aruel, Double X, Izmir, Julia Deychuk, Kumaraza, Leonard Sinclair and White Crane.
Through the week Upstairs @ Crane KL: 10pm onwards. Wednesday it's Ladies Night Out with Dan $hiv play you R&B and hip hop. Thursday with Helmee providing the beats and music. Friday sees Mickey McLean in for the night on decks playing you pure house music. Saturday features White Crane rolling with the house beats and more.
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
ACE Kuala Lumpur, Bangsar
This Wednesday at ACE Kuala Lumpur, the Questionmark features some high energy music in the form of techno, played to you by Biscuit, Rasul and Kuma. Join them from 10pm onwards and lets set the dance floor on fire. Free entry.
This Thursday Ladies Night features Undergroove and Dev. This Friday there's a Full House featuring Arien Cathrine of The Warehouse Bali as guest, with Omar and Coco also in for some house and techno. Free entry. 10Pm onwards.
The high energy night of DANCE THERAPY returns this Saturday and they've got the Sweatbox Records crew taking over the night of house and techno music. On the line up, Otherkind, Obadius, RIMKA, Meliha and Biscuit. Get ready to move (and sweat it out) all night with them at Ace Kuala Lumpur, this Saturday from 10 PM onwards. RM30 cover charge after 10pm.
Ace Kuala Lumpur has been designed to replicate a train station, with a coach-style seating area and rustic-style décor. Enjoy a wide selection of beers, natural wines, and spirits, all while you take in the atmosphere of the indoor seating area, so you can take a break from the dance floor and enjoy a few drinks and socialize.
Call or RSVP @ https://api.whatsapp.com/send?phone=60129882935 . For bookings and more information visit https://www.facebook.com/AceKualaLumpur/ / https://linktr.ee/acekualalumpur. Table reservations are open +6012-988 2935.
ACE, 18, Jalan Telawi 3, Bangsar Baru, KL
Off The Record is back at Pisco KL this Friday 27 January 2023 with the entire Sweatbox crew, RIMKA, Meliha, Obadius and Otherkind on his birthday weekend. Do come through from 10PM onwards and let’s have it! Cover charge RM20.
Laksa Records Laksa Party is back at Pisco KL this Saturday 28 January 2023. For this edition, there's Ray Soo and I-Sky joining Roshan and Mister Rodrigo for the night. 11Pm onwards. RM30 cover charge.
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
The Iron Fairies KL
The week ahead at The Iron Fairies KL from 10pm onwards.
Wednesday sees Meliha on decks with house and techno in the Butterfly Room. There's also Thursday R&B and hip hop with Musher, in the Butterfly Room. This Friday, it's Alam taking over in the Butterfly Room with house and techno, and MyMax downstairs with R&B and hip hop. On Saturday, Dora takes over the Butterfly Room for more house and techno, with DJ Ayanna downstairs for R&B and hip hop. Sunday with Omar in the Butterfly Room for house and techno.
For reservations 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
DNB Liquid Roller @ CHEONG SOMM at REXKL
Hang with them this Saturday night and let them serve you delicious wine while you groove to some drum'n'bass tunes as DNB Liquid Roller returns to Cheong Somm this Saturday 28 January 2023.
The line up of Affiq B, DJ Low, Hotsos, Kid, Willie, MA85, Mac, Sum and Yikzz are all in for the ride from 8pm onwards.
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. Visit https://www.facebook.com/cheongsomm / https://www.instagram.com/cheongsomm_kl/ for information.
Cheong Somm, REX KL, 80, Jalan Sultan, KL
Wednesday Ladies Night features Royals with Luqe and Radz and introducing Peot for a night of 90s and noughties hip hop and R&B video DJ set. This Friday Irama and Roshan take you through a night of hip hop, R&B and disco. This Saturday with Random KID (hip hop and R&B).
For reservation DM https://www.instagram.com/_xo_kl_/ https://www.facebook.com/xochinatown or call +6011-3321 7299.
XO, 5, Jalan Balai Polis, Chinatown, KL
For some proper late-night shenanigans, look no further than Concubine KL. Chinese New year, more reasons get your dancing shoes on and boogie the night away with disco and house this Friday with Sex Panther and R&B and hip hop this Saturday with Random KID. Next Tuesday (31 January) sees a Bar Take over by Nic Picks (cocktail mixologist) featuring music by JonnyVicious.
For bookings and information: https://www.facebook.com/concubinekl / https://www.instagram.com/concubine_kl/
Concubine, 2, Lorong Panggung, Chinatown, KL
Cocktails, dim sum, Djs, Get Sum, swing by for your fix of oriental charm in the heart of Chinatown K right here. DJ appearances on Friday and Saturday with Gracie and Zaskar respectively providing the house beats 10pm onwards. Bar opening hours: 5pm – 2am (Tuesdays to Mondays). Tel: +6018-367 9387. Reservations: https://letsumai.com/widget/baijiu
Baijiu KL, 4, Lorong Panggung, off Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur
The Locker & Loft PJ
The Locker & Loft presents House Sessions with Funkayrol dropping in this Friday 10Pm till late for a night of rolling house music. Munch, swig, jig with house music this Friday. Bar opens 5pm onwards (Sundays 12noon onwards). Happy Hours – 5pm – 8pm Tue-Fri. Closed on Mondays. 017-377 3766. Reservations are recommended on weekends as it does get crowded early. https://www.facebook.com/lockerandloft
The Locker & Loft, 40A, Jalan SS20/10, Damansara Kim, PJ
MARINI’s on 57
It’s Playdate on 57 at Marini's On 57 - a Thursday night that sets the tone for the weekend. Splendid views of the majestic KL skyline, delightful drinks and vibes to accompany the wonderful sounds of DJ MISS SS and resident DJ Timmy. 8Pm onwards. Contact them at +603-2386 6030 or email email@example.com.
This Wednesday, Ladies grab your Stilettos and strut into 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
KUNA ROOFTOP KL
Kuna Rooftop KL at TREC this Friday features Roshan with Oded Peled. There's also Saturday and Sunday Sundaze to look forward to. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/kunarooftop.
HG07, The Hive, TREC, 435 Jalan Tun Razak, KL
RED ROOM at TREC
Red Room is an extraordinary boutique club located in TREC KL, with a Brooklyn New York street vibe. Music offerings for the week: Wednesday TredLight with music by Ash, supported by Dylan Drake, hyped by Lil J. Thursday Take Off Afrobeats with MCHL & Ghost, hyped by Kazuki Vybez. Free drinks for ladies till 2am. Red Fridays with music by Kinge & Exclusive Pete, hyped by Ginggyboi. Saturday with music by Zaxk and Dan $hiv. Sunday Sunday with Music by Musher.
WhatsApp +6011-6061 1629 for reservations. Five girls in a group get a free bottleof vodka. Applicable Wednesdays to Sundays. Visit https://www.facebook.com/redroommy / https://www.instagram.com/redroommy/ for information and reservation details.
RED ROOM, Electric Boulevard, 438, Jalan Tun Razak, KL
Latin dances with Jinggo Bilboa
Weekly Wednesdays (7pm) at Pobeda Kitchen & Bar (7pm), Thursdays (7pm) at Sky Lounge and Sundays (9pm) at V's 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.
Pobeda Kitchen & Bar, 18-1A, Changkat Bukit Bintang, KL / V's Lounge (above Zenzero Restaurant), Level M1, Amplewest Building, Jalan Puncak, off Jalan P. Ramlee, KL / Sky Lounge, Level 6, Nu Sentral, 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 with DJ MIRs and Senz, hyped by Zypher. Thursday EDM Society with misterAriffin and friends. Friday Frolic with SEXLANE, Senz, hyped by MC Castelo. Saturday TOKEN with DJ MK, MOCX, hyped by MC Lutzz. Sunday with DJ Senz.
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. Visit https://www.instagram.com/metaskykl/
Metasky, Level 13, Hotel Maya, 138, Jalan Ampang, KL
After Dark Social Club
What better time than this Friday and Saturday to catch up with Leonard Sinclair on Friday and DJ Smiles on Saturday as they provide the vibes and beats. For 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
The Dark Horse KL
Turn up your weekends and vibe with them at The Dark Horse KL. Friday with DJ Nizaminx will be dropping your favourite beats to get you dancing the night away. Saturday double act with DJ Nizaminx ft Emcee Miss Jen. Enjoy upbeat live music as you quench your thirst with our sensational cocktails, darts, pool & foosball tables FREE-TO-PLAY. Happening every Friday & Saturday night 9pm onwards.
Open daily noon to 2am. Bookings and information: +6019-333 9269 / firstname.lastname@example.org / darkhorse.my
The Dark Horse KL, Lot G-05, Life Centre, 20 Jalan Sultan Ismail, KL
Simply Retro by Tin Box
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. Playing you the classics Wednesdays through Saturday. Currently on a CNY break and will re-open next week. Opening times: Tues - Thurs: 6:30pm – 12am / Fri & Sat: 6:30pm – 1am /Sun & Mon: Closed. Reservations: https://tinbox.my/.
Simply Retro, H-G-02, HIVE, TREC 438, Jalan Tun Razak, KL
Mantra Bar KL
Rooftop Lounge at Bangsar Village 2. Wednesday Girl Power Ladies Night with Julia and Rina Ho. Enjoy 2 for 1 deals on selected drinks all night long. Then there's also Future Fridays and Saturday Serious Beats (with Funkayrol rolling the house beats this Saturday).
Visit www.MantraBarKL.com / https://www.instagram.com/mantrabarkl/ for information, happenings and reservations or alternatively WhatsApp their reservations team at +6017-344 8299.
Mantra Bar KL, Bangsar Village 2, Jalan Telawi 3, Bangsar, KL
dwp Bar KL
Come up to their First Floor Wine Lounge from 9pm onwards and start your Saturday nights 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
There are Ikigai Ladies on Wednesday. Complimentary entry and drinks for ladies until 1am. Reverb Thursday, Boombox Friday, Saturday Fresh, and Sunday Off The Hook with some Afro thrown in. 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
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 Ladies Night at Marista every Thursday. Music by Nexto. Big Bang every Friday with Top 40 and dance music by DJ Ruckes. 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
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
The X, Bangsar
Stiletto Saturday Ladies Night this Saturday at this long established Bangsar joint. There's also Xscape Friday with R&B and hip hop music. Visit https://www.facebook.com/thexbangsar
67G, Jalan Telawi 3, Bangsar Baru, KL
This week they've got Radz, Luqe, MC Kayscza for Drip Thursday. Bate, Qu3kid, Hezron on Friday. Saturday with DJ Jeana, Qu3kid and Hezron. Follow their instagram/facebook pages : www.instagram.com/dragonfly.kl / https://www.facebook.com/DragonflyKualaLumpur for information and reservations.
Dragonfly KL, Level 50, Naza Tower, Platinum Park, 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/.
On the 27th, it will be their first attempt at throwing a full-on MC-focus hip hop night, with Trufio (DJ set), Glazed Baguette, Blanco Music and HHDCNTRL.
Opening hours 9PM to 1AM. Cover charges apply. They recommend you make a reservation via Instagram DM to secure your spot for the night.
Fono KL, Zhong Shan, Jalan Kampung Attap, KL
Out with the old, in with the new. Fourth weekend of the year with the Spark KL residents at TREC. Thursday with DJs Julian and Def. Friday sees Ken Fung and Hypeembeats. Saturday with Blink, Vgene and Naro. For reservations, please Call/WhatsApp +6010-303 8800. Visit them at https://www.facebook.com/sparkclubkl / https://www.instagram.com/sparkclubkl/
SPARK KL, 436, Jalan Tun Razak, 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 – The Leng Sisters make something of a comeback to the scene, supported by Neil and MC D-Tee. 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
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
PLAY@LIVE (previously PLAY Club and BAE Club) brings you an immersive, trendy and electrifying nightlife clubbing experience. This week: Thursday with Echo supported by Double A, Friday with Mike Zooka and Mili, supported by Derrickss and D-Tee. Saturday with Mia and Chri-z, supported by J-Wong and Double A. 9PM Till Late. For more information and table bookings: +6019-300 9309. Chat with them https://wa.me/message/LFEZPDQQ36SCK1
PLAY @ LIVE, Sky Level, 1, First Avenue, Bandar Utama, PJ