Weekend's best dance and party bets: Dieselboy, Beufie, A Very Superstitious Friday the 13th party, Sleazy Killer, Dance Lab and more
Feel like cutting loose this weekend? Good news, you will lack for nothing when comes to things to do, whether you feel like losing your inhibitions and partying like a rock star or losing your mind to some killer dance music. Our own Ru Johnson will be at Milk Bar tonight for A Very Superstitious Friday the 13th party, Dieselboy and Antiserum are at Beta, Beufie and Green Velvet give house-lovers something to talk about, 2200 hosts Sleazy Killer and much more. Page down for the weekend's best dance and party bets.
Tonight at 5:30, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Feminm & Co presents the works of erotic performance artist and former sex worker Cassandra, along with Mistress Djuna, an excellent blogger and dominatrix. Men drink free! $17 general admission tickets, $12 for MCA members, and $5 students with ID.
Also tonight, join Dream Entertainment Group and Backbeat's own Ru Johnson for the second installment of A Very Superstitious Friday the 13th Get Down at Milk Bar. The alley entrance will be in full effect for the jump off. No cover and you must be 21+up. Sounds by Gyp da Hip and the mass hysteria is on you. BOOM.
At Beta, meanwhile, Dieselboy is taking to the decks tonight in what's bound to be a ferocious, bass-filled set; Fury and Dodger will open for the drum-and-bass powerhouse. In the Beatport Lounge, Diizel, Danny Marin and Jens Irish will drop the underground techno and tech-house for the discerning aficionado. (9 p.m., 18+, $10)
At 2200 Beufie and James O will represent Albuquerque (and warm everyone up for tomorrow night's album-release blowout) with Brian Camarena and Hong Kong Cavaliers; it's bound to be a funky good time. (9 p.m., 21+, no cover)
Head to the Funky Buddha tonight for Hemisphere Groove Collective's Aural Spectrum 010, featuring Alejandro Martinez, Kevin Callison and Tom Schoppet with deep house, tech house and techno for your pleasure. (9 p.m., 21+, no cover)
Every second Friday is Pornstar Friday at Bar Standard, and this round is the Muscle Gods Edition. Robert Van Damme, DJ Spencer Reed and more will hit the decks with sexy, sexy house beats, and a portion of all proceeds will benefit the Center. (9 p.m., 21+)