Hello, welcome to the event guide for cool people! You also kind of need to live near Detroit for this to matter… But the rest of the site is for anyone who loves electronic music, so have fun techno-soldiers.
Thursday July 28
Mintec @ Exodus Rooftop Deck (523 Monroe, Greektown, Detroit). This week resident Gabe Real invites Mintec artists Brandon Vanno, Charles Izzi, and Joel Morgan out to the Rooftop for a night of fun. This event is rain or shine and admission is $5 before 11:30 and $10 after… 10pm-2am, 21+.
Friday July 29
DJ Icey @ The Works (1846 Michigan, Detroit, MI). Tickets are $20 at the door and there will be two rooms of banging sound to keep you company. Also performing will be Keith Mackenzie, Kenneth K.L.A.S., Polished Hooligans, DJ Seoul, Corbin Davis, Shawn Michaels, Calico, Digital IQ, Donovan Tate, and Peter J. This event is for Icey’s “Flash the Message” CD Release tour. Some local names on the bill are worth attending this show, if you haven’t heard Kenneth K.L.A.S. this is a great chance to see this skilled Detroit artist at work. 18 and up, and this event starts at 10pm.
Saturday July 30
DJ Swamp @ The Works (1846 Michigan, Detroit, MI). Tickets are $15 at the door, the event is 18 and up. Also Performing will be DJ Psycho, Serax, Laceration Selekta, Satta Don Dada, Vanisher w/ Teddy MC, Tha scoups houdini, C. Phear, Void 6, A#. Yes, this will be crazy.
Saturday and Sunday July 30, 31
Backpacking For Success w/ Juan Atkins, Kenny Dixon jr, Los Hermanos @ Belle Isle (Shed 19). This event is a charity event being held for the kids of Detroit, please bring a new backpack with school supplies as entry fee. A host of Detroit’s greatest artists will be throwing down in the name of the youth. Also performing will be John Collins, Heisenberg & Sheila, Benjamin Hayes, Norm Talley, Al Ester, James Pennington, and many more!
OK folks, go out and find your soul mate! I am sure one of these events will have a rave-angel you can take home to mom, and if not there will at least be some dirty chick with a gap-tooth you can shame yourself with… Until next time, I am Walter Glasshouse saying… Have fun kids.