Detroit Party Planner (W!ld 4th of July edition)

WGlasshouse —  July 5, 2012 — 1 Comment

Walter Glasshouse here with this weeks events going down in Detroit. DJ W!ld will be headlining an event tonight at the TV Bar, and if you don’t know about him, allow me to indulge you. Growing up in Dijon, France in the 80’s W!ld was influenced by the sounds of Chicago, Detroit, and most notably Laurent Garnier. His interest was peeked by graffiti street culture, Disco, Funk, and Hip Hop, and his name is a tribute to the 1983 Hip Hop movie “Wild Style”. With his recent success of joining Cocoon’s star-studded roster, a residency at Circo Loco, and many festival appearances, W!ld is finally gaining the international attention he deserves. He has composed music for many famous fashion designers and also works with Chris Carrier under the name Catwash. He owns two record labels now, “Catwash” and “W”, and his tracks can be heard in sets of Ricardo Villalobos, Richie Hawtin, and Josh Wink. Check out the track below, where Detroit gets a shout out in one of his latest EP’s “We Almost Lost Detroit”. We are happy to welcome DJ W!ld to the D for a great night of fun.

DJ W!LD – We Almost Lost Detroit (The W Label) (W09) by DJ W!LD

Thursday July 5

DJ W!ld @ TV Bar (2548 Grand River, Detroit, MI) $5 before 11pm. Proper Modulation event.

Kenneth Thomas @ Grasshopper Underground (22757 Woodward, Ferndale, MI) w/ PRGRM, John Marius. No Cover. Traktor launch event

Saturday July 7

High Dive @ TV Bar (2548 Grand River, Detroit, MI) w/ Sergrio Santos, Dan Bain, John Arnold, Hugh C, Bryan Jones, Mr. Joshooa, Wagner, Ted Barrie, Gusto, Nole Luv, Joel Covyeow. $10 day tickets, $15 weekend passes. BBQ Provided. A Cultured Citizens event.

Sherif @ Grasshopper Underground (22757 Woodward, Detroit, MI) w/ Aboudi Issa. $5 after 11pm. A Slur Records and Nocturnal Detroit event.

Sunday July 8

High Dive @ TV Bar (2548 Grand River, Detroit, MI) w/ Daniel Andres, DJ Psycho, DJ Seoul, Asher Perkins, Ava, Mike Clark, Secrets, Greg Mudge, Sicari, Jehf Banks, Jay Biggs, Means, Dru Ruiz, Ted Krisko, Gabi, Corey Huhn, Matthew Alex. $10 day tickets, $15 weekend passes. BBQ Provided. A Cultured Citizens event.

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Walter Glasshouse is a DJ, Writer and Promoter from Detroit, Michigan. Follow him on Twitter @DJGlasshouse and at www.facebook.com/walterglasshouse. He runs a monthly at the Grasshopper in Ferndale, and he loves showcasing Detroit's unique talent base. His DJ sets go all the way from house music to trip-hop, and it's all done with soul and turntablism. Walter also performs as an emcee under the name AudioLogical . He's a little busy, but he loves to write and share his love for music here.
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One response to Detroit Party Planner (W!ld 4th of July edition)

  1. Don’t forget some Hip Hop – Blue Collar Gentlemen is happening @ Old Miami (detroit’s “best hip hop night” – MetroTimes 3 yrs running)

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