Tag Archives: downbeats

CRSSD Announces Initial Line-Up for its March 2016 Return

CRSSD made waves in the US dance music community in 2015 launching with not one but two festivals across the calendar year. After a strong debut in March, the San Diego festival repeated its two-day music extravaganza in fall with a diverse line-up that blended alternative rock, techno, house music and other strands of electronica. The 21+ festival […]

LA’s Clinic Wednesdays Start off 2016 with Strong Line-Ups

If you’re in Los Angeles and follow the local house and techno scene you’ve undoubtedly heard of the Clinic Wednesdays parties at Couture in Hollywood. Tomorrow, they start off a packed two-month line-up with their their 2 Year Anniversary celebration featuring Vatos Locos’ Hector. Coming up in the following 7 weeks is a roster of […]

Minimal Effort Hits All The Right Notes on NYE

With plenty of New Year’s Eve party options to choose from in LA, local promoters Underrated Presents aimed to deliver big with the second edition of their Minimal Effort NYE production. Strong off of a successful Halloween shindig at the Belasco Theater, Underrated returned to the downtown venue this past Thursday with a massive line-up […]

Win Tickets to Minimal Effort LA: New Year’s Eve

Last week we highlighted the impressive line-up that Los Angeles promoters Minimal Effort released for their New Year’s Eve four-room affair at the Belasco Theatre. With four distinctive rooms providing a wide array of underground sounds, it will be hard to choose between the stacked roster of quality acts billed for the night. This week we are […]

Minimal Effort LA Releases Massive NYE Line-up

  Over the years, LA promoters Minimal Effort have grown by leaps and bounds through well-curated line-ups featuring heavy-hitters and talented newcomers of the underground house and techno scenes. I was in town for their 2014 Supernature Halloween party at Lot 613 with Audiofly, Luca Bacchetti, Bedouin and Droog and have since seen them expand that […]