Grunge antics, prog rock gloriousness, embracing avant-garde doom tunes, and a heck ton of glow sticks. Just your average Nasty Wizard evening of mayhem as the Beijing label served their latest opus – a split between the dark sprawling noise collective DFA1989 and Berlin based noise thrashers Cuntroaches. For the occasion, the band, made up of plenty of familiar charcters of the Beijing scene, whip out everything in their arsenal – from horns to bass; from cello to glow sticks? Yes, as per usual things got weird in the best kind of way. Support came in the form of instrumental prog-rock slayers SHA! And grunge rock rascals Hind Brain, always a treat to see perform.
After a relatively dry week of music during the Chinese New Year, myself, and just about the rest of Beijing were a bit desperate for some new tunes. Luckily, DDCcould sense my plight and kept the […]
Nothing like a diverse lineup to get those juices flowing. I’m been on a sugar high as of late scouring the city (and beyond) for the next big thing. Or at least some ear nuggets […]
UPDATE: The most awesome meatball sub (and then some) restaurant in town – The Meatball Company – will be supplying the delicious goods to get all you hungry music goers full and ready to bust […]