Weekend's best dance bets: Troy Pierce, DB, Danny the Wildchild, Caley Martin and more
Work week's almost done. Feel like blowing off some steam on the dance floor? You've come to the right place. We've got you covered. There's a full dance card this weekend with a little something for everyone. Drum-and-bass aficionados have their hands full this weekend at City Hall with Jungle Alliance 1.0 featuring the legendary DJ DB and Danny the Wildchild, while techno purists have the stylings of Troy Pierce to look forward to at NORAD Dance Bar. Continue reading to get the full rundown on the weekend's best dance bets.
Bare and Celldweller are taking over the main floors at Beta tonight for Bassic Fridays with steady opener Ishe. In the Beatport Lounge, Christian Barbuto, Danny Marin and DJ LoBoT bring the P.U.N.C.H.I.S. underground flavor to one of the city's top clubs. (9 p.m., 18+, $5-$15)
303 Electronic Productions presents Crystal Frequencies: A Next Level Party. With Unlimited Gravity on the bill, as well as Bedrockk, Miraja and several other artists from the Mile High Sound Movement and the Colorado Bass Crew, Crystal Frequencies will quench your thirst for good dance music. The party goes down at Copper Fields Events Chateau, and tickets are $15 at the door.
Caley Martin headlines NORAD tonight with Mike Robot and Doc Noe spinning tunes to keep you dancing till the wee hours of the morning. (9 p.m., 21+)
On Saturday, NORAD hosts a couple of awesome events: Most prominent is Troy Pierce, all the way in from Berlin with his techno stylings; he'll be supported by Lunatik and Steofan. In the lounge, it's a classic all-vinyl night with BeeKay, MLE and X-Static showing the world how the scene used to do old-school breaks. (9 p.m., 21+, $10-$20)
It's a jungle invasion at City Hall on Saturday night -- and that's an apt moniker; the illustrious DB will be heading up the lineup along with Danny the Wildchild, MC Questionmark, X1le, M1D1, Babel & Type-R, Phenetic, Onket with Big Wheel and Xplicit. Here's where your Saturday bass fix resides. (9 p.m., 18+, $10 and up)