Winter has finally arrived and what better place to warm up than the city’s hot dancefloors? Pop stars, fundraising and tribute shows as well as moombahton round out this weekend’s choice festivities.
Katy B (Bestival.net.)
Thursday, Jan 19
Katy B @ Rickshaw Stop
British dub-popstar Katy B woos the crowd with her wide range and infectious vocals. Also featuring synth-pop band The Good Natured. More info.
Katy B “Katy on a Mission”
Friday, Jan 20
Benefit for Toph One @ Public Works
Everyone in SF seems to know Toph One so after a hit and run accident sent him to the ICU a few weeks ago, it’s only right that the community raise funds to help soften the financial blow. There are several benefits over the weekend, all with a list of DJs over a dozen deep. Get out, listen to a variety of great tunes and support one of our own. More info.
Lights Down Low @ SOM
The UK’s Breach aka Ben Westbeech just signed with local label Dirtybird and brings his funky, dubbed out dance music along with guests French Fries and Bambounou. More info.
Ben Westbeech “Falling”
Saturday, Jan 21
Fever: Heartbreak & Friends @ Monarch
Moombahton is the hot new club music craze and one of its top producers, NC’s David Heartbreak delivers the Latin styled tunes with locals DJ Theory, Vin Sol, 5kinAndBone5 and DJ Umami. More info.
To-Isis “Come Here Girl” (DJ Theory Remix)
Fringe @ Madrone Art Bar
Indie pop, rock and dance hits, which pack the intimate club and keep dancers moving along with their music videos. More info.
Sunday, Jan 22
Nick Drake’s Pink Moon @ Rickshaw Stop
Over 50 of the Bay Area’s musicians join together to pay homage to a musical great, each in their own style. More info.
Events we’re missing? Add them in the comments!
Tags: Ben Westbeech, DJ Theory, Fringe, heartbreak, katy b, Lights Down Low, Madrone Art Bar, monarch, Moombahton, MP3, nick drake, Public Works, Rickshaw Stop, SOM., Toph One, Video, Weekend Club Roundup