AntiGrav 2 at Sangdee Gallery Chiang Mai!
The second AntiGrav party at Sangdee Art Gallery, Chiang Mai, showcasing DJs and live talent across the electronic genres of Electro, Breaks, Acid, Techno & Progressive….
Saturday, August 10th 2019
09:00pm – 10:00pm – Bri & Si (Live)
10:00pm – 11:00pm – Red Drum (DJ)
11:00pm – 12:30am – Nakara (DJ)
12:30am – 02:00pm – Asymmetric (Live)
Bangkok based, Asymmetric is a live electronic artist echoing through the space between bass heavy techno and ambient. Improvised using a custom Eurorack Modular system, Octatrack and guitar pedals.
Comfortable in front of any audience, at any tempo, at any time during the night or day, he performs with a Modular rig and decaying drum machines. With decades of DJ and live experience behind him he stands he ensures a flow to the night, rising a falling as part of the creative experience. Equally happy playing live solo, or teaming up with other musicians as seen on the Live Loop Asia 2018 Tour.
2019 marks 25 years of collecting, sampling and discovery resulting in his first full studio album. Recorded and mixed in Bangkok over three years this atmospheric blend of found sounds, analogue synths and timeless drums will be released in April 2019.
Cutting his teeth in the Birmingham techno scene of the mid 1990s he has been producing and performing since 1994, live and as a DJ. From 1996-2000 he co-ran Embryo Records. A driving techno label respected and played by Jeff Mills, Dave Clarke, Carl Cox, Fumiya Tanaka, Surgeon, Luke Slater, Space DJz and many others.
Since 2015 he’s operated the MCHNWRKS record label running out of New York & Bangkok. 2016 onwards he has promoted Modulate Bangkok, a live experimental electronica evening followed by a pounding techno club popular with locals and passing europeans. 2019 sees the start of a mainly vinyl, free flowing genre night, State of Noise.
Nakara has been tearing up clubs and festivals across Thailand since 2005. His incredible performances are packed full of energy and include a broad genre of electronic dance music including Underground Bassline, Techno, Deep House and Drum & Bass. His non stop energy and positive attitude on stage, inventive showmanship and outstanding ability to mix different genre’s of electronic music has given Nakara a respectful name and enormous fan fair across Thailand and abroad.
Some of his gigs to date have included belle Electrique ( Grenoble, France ) La Galette Electrique ( Paris,France )elefant – kulturkartellet ( Oslo, Norway ) Krankenhaus summer rave by Krankenhaus ( Oslo,Norway ) as well as headlining Jai Thep festival and coming 3rd place for Pioneers best DJ in Northern Thailand contest 2009.
RED DRUM >>
Founder and resident of AntiGrav, DJ/Producer Red Drum has been mixing for 25 years, playing numerous clubs and free parties all across the North of England, with a memorable night spent playing a squat party inside Newcastle’s landmark, Tyne Bridge.
Now settled in Chiang Mai, Pete is designing and manufacturing modular synthesizers for his own company; Siam Modular. But when he’s not building those noise-machines, he’s usually hard at work in the studio, producing tunes, searching for new music or playing the turntables. His sound is an eclectic mix of Electro and Acid, drawing from the genres of Electro, Nu Disco, Breaks, Techno and Acid House.
BRI & SI >>
Bri & Si are an electronic dance music production duo based on the Gold Coast of Australia. Their original compositions are an energetic and eclectic mix of styles which include Progressive and Techno amongst others.
Currently working on their debut album, Bri & Si are creating original electronic dance music, and playing live shows while they fine tune the material for their upcoming full-length album release.