FRENCH 75: CABIN FEVER
Bar is the space that used to be the Flame Bar & Grill, right off of Olive Way. A bunch of folks from around the way are trying to reclaim the space back to the 'hood by throwing a party for the hipsters of the Hill. Indie, rock, '80s electro, and soul are on the evening's agenda, which features DJs Alice Tiara, JD, the Nuge, and Ms. Margie--and $1.50 PBRs, to ensure a good time. Bar, 1525 E Olive Way, no phone, 10 pm-2 am, 21+, $3.
FRIDAY JANUARY 24
Much work has been put into transforming the old Art Bar into the current Noc Noc space (which is quite nice), and it's paying off with a steady following. BPM and Eva play progressive and deep house tonight. Noc Noc, 1516 Second Ave, 223-1333, 9 pm-2 am, 21+, $5.
SATURDAY JANUARY 25
WOMEN AT THE WHEEL
DJ Lady D belongs to the world-renowned Superjane DJ collective, which includes DJs Heather, Colette, and Dayhota. This is gonna be an evening of ladies throwin' down deep house jams. Also on the bill are the Hitgirl Collective, consisting of L.A. Kendall, Ginger Vaughn, and Julie Herrera. Baltic Room, 1207 Pine St, 625-4444, 9 pm-2 am, 21+, $7 before 10:30 pm, $10 after.monday january 27
With a live tabla player, Peter Madril bangin' bhangra, and a strong Indian-community following, this night is definitely a refreshing alternative to what you may be used to. Tantra, baby! Baltic Room, 1207 Pine St, 625-4444, 9 pm-2 am, 21+, $5.
TUESDAY JANUARY 28
Uniting Souls is bringing their flava to the EMP's Liquid Lounge. Tonight's house and drum 'n' bass is by San Francisco's DJ Riddler and Seattle's Rama and Zion 12. Liquid Lounge at EMP, 325 Fifth Ave N, 770-2700, 9 pm-2 am, free.
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