Cashmere Cat at Volar
The legendary Norwegian DJ and turntablist is set to hit up Volar in August, so start blasting those remixes of Lana Del Rey (“National Anthem”) and Jeremih, that Ariana Grande collab (“Adore”), and of course, his EP “Mirror Maru” to gear up for the big event. Aug 18, 10pm.
Volar, B/F, 38-44 D’Aguilar St., Central, $250 from ticketflap.com/cashmerecat, entry before 12:30am with two drinks, thereafter with just one. $300 at the door before 12:30am, $350 thereafter; both with two drinks.
Fireball Present: WeAreTreo
Surfer dudes-turned-DJ trio WeAreTreo
(creative, guys) debuted in 2013 and have taken on residencies at the hottest party destinations in Vegas and Miami. Now touring the US and Asia, they’ll be bringing their So-Cal house to Hong Kong at Bungalow this summer. Partnering with Fireball, all partygoers will get a free shot of Fireball, as well as free flow shots handed out by Fireball girls during Fireball Hour. Aug 18, 11pm. Bungalow, Shop 2, G/F, The Centrium, 60 Wyndham St., Central, $150 from hkclubbing.com/ticketing
The Underground Presents: Electro Rocks Doing away with its regular schedule of metal and hard rock, The Underground is presenting a night of electro beats, bass and synth with a selection of Hong Kong talent. First up is British former punk/ folk rocker Andy Hepburn who’s debuting his complex ambient sounds and triphop under the moniker An Di Yi (安第一). He’s followed by Hong Kong-based Mexican duo Deer, who perform moody sounds that recall Lynchian vibes. They will be rounded off by Indian duo FuzzCulture, with their high energy industrial electronica.
Sep 1, 8pm. Orange Peel, 2/F, 38-44 D’Aguilar St., Central, $120 from undergroundhk.com, $150 at the door; both include one drink. Studio Presents: Dream Koala
If fluffy docile animals are the stuff your dreams are made from, you’ll want to catch Dream Koala playing in Hong Kong this weekend: The 22-yearold French producer (real name Yndi Ferreira) will be heading up Studio with his unearthly, intimate sounds, with support from DJ Junkie T. Aug 12, midnight-late. Studio, 1/F, On Hing Building, 1 On Hing Terrace, Central, $150-200 from dreamkoala. pelago.events, $250 at the door. Dress code: No shorts, beach wear, sports wear or flip flops.