Discotheque w. Ghislain Poirier (CAN), Sibot (Live), El Gordo, Liver & More


 

FRIDAY 14 JANUARY 2011 DISCOTHEQUE
Who?

– Ghislain Poirier (CANADA)
– Sibot (LIVE)
– DJ Danger Ingozi (JHB)
– El Gordo
– Funafuji
– Liver
– Sedge Warbler

What? Where? When?

DOORS OPEN AT 9PM
LADIES FREE BEFORE 10PM
R30 BEFORE 9:45 | R50 AFTER

more info at http://www.theassembly.co.za/

GHISLAIN POIRER

Drawing from a wide range of tropical riddims and urban electro, the power of Montreal-based DJ/producer Poirier’s bass blasts through any flimsy attempt to classify his music. Pinpointing the bits and pieces of dancehall beats, soca energy and electronic intensity is futile in the face of Poirier’s dance-driven creativity and air horn-worthy excitement. Signed to Ninja Tune, this is a man who just understands what works in the dance.

Poirier is constantly evolving. Landscapes of vibrant drums lead to pulsating, pitch-shifting, and infectious bass and synth patterns. He tears through new genres constantly, leaving a trail of packed, chaotic dancefloors in his wake. From his legendary Bounce Le Gros parties in Montreal, sell off events for two years running, to his new party, the bigger, better, bass-ier Karnival, Poirier has been unstoppable in his ability to mash styles, expand minds, and move asses.

http://www.poiriersound.com/

Rumoured to have the blue-prints for Krang's TechnoDrome, stolen straight from Dimension X, he’s the type of guy who exudes so much coolness that he adds whole countries on Facebook at one time instead of just people. Always up for a party and a Tequila shot or two this is the guy who we always call first, both before and after a night out…

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