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Back to the CRACKHOUSE

Back to the CRACKHOUSE

This genius party playlist is a Chincha exclusive from @SILKJUICE ‘head chump’ (his words) Zach H (@zhooker). It transfuses the best of what the killer DJs at the Seoul underground label are currently playing at their blowouts, the next of which is this Friday night at Cakeshop in Itaewon. In a nutshell, it’s all about “+...
360 Sounds Record Store Day and 40th Party

360 Sounds Record Store Day and 40th Party

This weekend is a big one for 360 Sounds, one of Korea’s longest-established DJ collectives. Running for over 7 years and still going strong (they even have the Stussy t-shirts to prove it), you can catch at least one 360 Sounds member DJing at some of Seoul’s coolest clubs on a regular basis.  This coming Saturday...
Q&A: LA DJ Total Freedom

Q&A: LA DJ Total Freedom

We met up with prominent LA DJ Total Freedom, aka Ashland Mines, in Itaewon ahead of his gig at Cakeshop tonight. Name-checked by many as the best DJ in LA at the moment – Interview Magazine even say the best DJ in the USA – the music curator, party thrower and artist had just touched...
NIGHT SWEATS: Silk/Juice trio dishes about their new monthly party at Cakeshop

NIGHT SWEATS: Silk/Juice trio dishes about their new monthly party at Cakeshop

Upon seeing that EXIT stalwarts Silk/Juice had launched a second monthly party at Cakeshop in Itaewon — entitled NIGHT SWEATS — we jumped at a chance to ask the crew to give us the lowdown. NIGHT SWEATS will launch this Friday (3/8) at Cakeshop with special guest DeWalta (Germany), who has released work on labels...
Digital Peace 2013

Digital Peace 2013

A new series of events at Platoon starts on Saturday under the banner ‘Digital Peace.’ Held to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Franco-German Friendship treaty, the evenings and weekends aim to highlight the borderless nature of digital art forms that are flourishing in France, Germany, and South Korea. Comprised of conferences, film nights, and...
Seoul Shindig Epic 90s Mix Vid!

Seoul Shindig Epic 90s Mix Vid!

Eliminate those year 2013 blues with this 80s/90s/early 2000’s mix video the retro party starters Seoul Shindig have created especially for us. Featuring the cast of Footloose (hi Kevin Bacon) and old-school jams from Boyz II Men, Sisqó and Weezer, this is such an awesome blast from the past that we’re currently trawling Ebay for Pogs, Beanie Babies and Tamagotchis. Shindig...
WIN TICKETS: Jackmaster in Seoul

WIN TICKETS: Jackmaster in Seoul

Seoul’s premiere underground bass club Cakeshop regularly bring the newest and hottest DJs to the city, but hauling Jackmaster to South Korea is even more of a massive coup than usual. The musician is the co-founder of Numbers, one of the sickest labels in the UK right now with a DJ roster that includes the...
Black Asteroid Hits Seoul

Black Asteroid Hits Seoul

Techno fans! Our friends over at Less n Less are bringing Black Asteroid – who began his career in music as a sound designer for Prince – to Quadro this Thursday night. The NY DJ started crafting his style of techno in early 2011 with the release of his debut ‘The Engine EP’, which “has...