Nothing Happens In Adelaide – 27/2/13

Happy Humpday! The worst part of the week is over and it’s time to look toward to the weekend. Of course for the dedicated few the weekend starts now, so here are’s picks of what’s worth checking out this week from Wednesday through to Saturday.

Wednesday 27th February


Mixed Tape Wednesdays at Sugar are always a party and a half. This week they are joined by Belgian DJ Lefto.  Affiliated with labels Brownswood, Blue Note, !K7 Records, Stones Throw and Jazzy Sport, Lefto is one of the most important tastemakers Europe has to offer.
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Thursday 28th February


Apple’s weekly Thursday party “Almost Famous” is never short of overseas and interstate DJs. This week is no different with Sydney’s Tom Piper and Brisbane’s Danny T on the decks.
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Friday 1st March

hillsciderfinal’s search for Adelaide’s hottest DJ talent continues with Last Resort, Weez, Dubrat and Mister Bizkut battling it out in front of a panel of judges for the Spin DJ 2013 crown and a set at Future Music Festival.
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Local house and techno crew TechPhonics bring French Guru Agoria to new party space Mr Kim’s for an intimate club set.
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Adelaide DJ collective Hype continue with their series of parties, this time bringing Melbourne electro DJ/producer Will Sparks to the HQ main room. Adelaide’s main man Uberjak’d and the rest of the Hype crew on support.
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Cats, Rocket Bar’s weekly Friday, hosts future beats and bass duo What So Not, a Sydney duo comprised of Flume and Emoh Instead. What So Not are on absolute fire at the moment with support from some of the world’s biggest DJs and radio stations.
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Saturday 2nd March


Thrown by a Soundpond Host, A night full of modern swing sounds, from the energetic rhythms of electro-swing and ghetto-swing, through to the cool beats of nu jazz and swing-hop.   So don your best flapper gear, throw on some feathers and pearls and get ready to SWING THE NIGHT AWAY!
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A free event in Victoria Square featuring HMC, Outpost Uncorporated, DCE, Demo, Demo, Phil Rogers and more.
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The UK’s Linkwood plays at Cuckoo Bar. For anyone unfamiliar with the Linkwood sound, its somewhere between Classic House, Techno, Disco, Analogue Boogie, Dub and Soul.
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