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Hello Party Rockers!
The Sweatbox this Saturday, July 14 features Otherkind's "How Deep? 11"and we have prepared a super surprise. The UK-hailing godfather of house & techno is returning to Malaysia! "Evil"Eddie Richards is one of the most legendary artists of modern times. He is joining Otherkind and Obadius in the journey to dawn with his epic signature music that rocked parties and festivals worldwide for over 3 decades. Creator of his Wiggle & Othersound concepts, Eddie is one of the first to have graced the decks at world-famous Fabric Club in London.
Eddie Richards is an integral part of the modern House scene, he has been around from the start and has played a pivotal part in the scene's movement. His achievements are numerous, establishing the first ever DJ agency, and his involvement in ‘Wiggle’
Eddie Richards, dance music’s quintessential pioneer and "Britain’s godfather of house and techno" (Mixmag) was one of the first DJs to champion house back in the mid 80’s & one of the UK s original mix DJ's who became a key figure in a new music and cultural movement soon to explode worldwide. After playing at such influential and original underground clubs as Clink St. & Heaven in London and Manchester's Hacienda, he went one to headline the legendary UK pay parties Sunrise. Energy and Helter Skelter among countless others. Remix and production work led to the release of club classics; ’Acidman’ in ’88 which hit the UK Top 20, followed by other chart topping remixes of Ralphi Rosario, Orbital and The Shamen. Eddie has been included in virtually every book, documentary and film about dance culture and is sought after all over the world for his flawless mix of deep bass driven techno with soulful & tough house, a format he has always maintained, and has led him to be widely regarded as the pioneer of what is now known as ’tech-house’.
It’s said that DJing is a job that needs no qualifications, but experience always shows. Eddie Richards, ‘Britain’s Godfather of house and techno’(Mixmag), embodies this like no-one else. While many of his peers have faded into irrelevance or bloated into mainstream mediocrity, Eddie has constantly remained at the forefront of cutting edge underground dance music, Often regarded as ‘the DJs DJ’, Eddie’s insatiable appetite for new music has meant he’s always one step ahead of the game, as his relentless schedule of gigs, remixes and original productions proves. The world of dance music may change with bewildering speed, but one thing remains constant: somewhere, Eddie Richards will be rocking the party.
Eddie has just picked up a residency at Time in Manila along with Ken Ishi to add to his residencies at Othersound in Los Angeles, he is also part of Wiggle, one of the longest running underground nights in London as well as being the most booked DJ at world famous club Fabric in London (except for the residents of course).
RA DJ page: http://www.residentadvisor.net/dj/eddierichards Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kodetwo
Fabric artist profile: http://www.fabriclondon.com/artist/view/eddie-richards Website: http://www.eddierichards.net/
11 PM till late
RSVP & Reservations: +60 320 22 38 18
Cover Charge: 50 RM
The organizers- Art Xtreme Media and the venue -@Elysium KL advise you to arrive early in order to avoid queuing and to grant yourselves access to the event as the venue often reaches full capacity. For information and enquiries please contact the number listed above. See you on the dance floor!
14th Jul 23:00