Well Willkommen 2017! We kick off the new year with an incredible line up straight outta Berlin. But first a big thank you for what was an amazing Christmas Party, you guys seriously gave the Mittel Finger to 2016 - What a Night!
This year we will be bringing you more talented DJs from Germany so here we go! Flying in straight from Berlin this month are Can & Maria.
CAN HLUBEK (Animal Swing Kids : Klangkost : Mischwerk FM : Ton Liebt Klang)
Can is one half of Animal Swing Kids, a duo that combines Electronic Music from Deep House to Techno with classical instruments such as violins! Together with Thomas Lizzara they featured on their first EP called Mamo on Hamburg label Ton liebt Klang, going on to release their second EP “Russendisko” on the same Label alone as Animal Swing Kids.
Shortly after they embarked on a collaboration with Pysh und Jonas Saalbach (Track id Pysh-Donna –Jonas Saalbach Animal Swing Kids Remix) leading to many festival and club appearances across Berlin and Germany. Can is a born and bred Berliner and will often be playing as a resident for Klangkost and Irrlichterliebe events around Berlin as well as regular radio appearances at Mischwerk FM.
MARIA MACHTDIEWELTBUNT (Mischwerk FM)
What else is there to say when someone has such a beautiful name? Maria 'Machtdieweltbunt' translates to Maria 'Makestheworldcolourful' and she sure does with her mix of deep, sassy house and techolicious sprinkles of addictive rhythms and melodies.
Maria has been gracing many of dancefloors across Berlin including festivals and radio shows such as Mischwerk FM.Maria and Can will be going back to back striking a perfect balance of harmonious melodies and dance floor popping belters.
LADY LOLA (Berlin : SIZE : Codesouth : Rumour Has It)
We welcome back Lady Lola! Award winning Brighton based female DJ, a well known name in the LGBT club scene and purveyor of fat, bouncing beats, Lady Lola has been rocking our souls and minds for some years now. No stranger to transfixing dance floors at 5000 attendee plus, large scale events such as Brighton Pride, Ola Girls (Spain), Il Ha Branca Festival (Azores), Benidorm Pride, Amsterdam Pride, Summer Rights (Tobacco Dock), As One In the Park (Victoria Park) not to mention clubs up and down the country and internationally.
She is now part of the SIZE.. management team, also promotes her own night " Rumour Has It" and co-hosting radio shows on Codesouth.FM and Brap FM she is a force to be reckoned with. Lola has entered the building and will be getting in touch with her German roots.Winner of Brighton Dj of the Year 2014. and 2015!
JUST : ALI
Melody is the very essence of music and provides a bright and beautiful light that flickers in the dark. Twenty years in and with sets at legendary clubs including The Cross and Turnmills Just:Ali’s love affair with music remains as insatiable as it was from the very day he was bitten. Stepping back from playing out and building a career behind the scenes at some of the UKs largest festivals and events including Glastonbury, Lovebox, Drumcode, Abode and Junction 2, this return sees a rebirth and a return to form.Just:Ali brings a battery of driving beats spiked with melody and voice from a palette of Europe's finest techno labels and producers.
MARKUS SAARLÄNDER (Berlin : Trickstar Radio : Codesouth : Radio 4A)
Mr Berlin himself DJ Markus Saarländer, who will be bringing his melodic and emotive sound mixed in with some serious fun to end the night.Markus started Berlin Brighton in 2014 with the simple aim of bringing a slice of Berlin to the city by showcasing underground sounds from multiple genres not just Techno. Berlin has become one of Brighton's most respected club nights with many collaborations, pop-up parties, two radio shows and of course the famous seafront beach terrace parties.
Markus has also made numerous appearances on other radio shows, festivals & club nights across the country as well as in Barcelona, Ibiza and Germany. In true Berlin fashion expect a happy ending to finish you off :D
Listen to radio shows, previous events and club nights - http://www.berlin-brighton.com/free-music
Facebook Event: Here - https://www.facebook.com/events/192136331252559/
Is this night for you? Come if you like House, Deep House, Tech House, Funk, Funky House & Techno. If you like these artists then this night is for you! Solomun, David August, Steve Bug, Tube & Berger, Kollektiv Turmstrasse, Tensnake, Tiefschwarz, Sidney Charles, Monika Kruse, Einmusik, Stephan Bodzin, Paul Kalkbrenner, Sven Väth, Purple Disco Machine, Superlover, Soul Button, Super Flu, Mat.Joe etc
Perhaps it's not for you if you like: Commercial music, commercial house, pop, sparklers in grey goose vodka bottles, VIP, that dangley piece of rope separating you from everyone else in VIP, attitude, bad vibes, egos, geordie shore, d'n'b, garage, reggae, beyonce, r'n'b, kanye west, David Guetta, Steve Aoki, Swedish House Mafia, the tories, death metal, you get the picture :D
Why does Berlin now charge entry? We want to bring you some of the best up and coming artists and continue to share with you ground breaking underground music. To do that we need to finance the night and we can no longer fund it for free especially if we're bringing over artists from Berlin. We are still the cheapest club night in Brighton and we aim to keep to that and make underground music accessible to all.