The best EDM in Denver this weekend: Diplo, Terry Mullan, RJD2, Moguai and more
Diplo hosts the Winter On the Rocks afterparty at the Gothic tonight.
Well, look at that: Once again, you made it to the weekend, and that kind of hard work and dedication deserves to be rewarded. Why not treat yourself to some tunes and a little healthy insanity unleashed on the dancefloor? After all, when Monday comes around, you'll be glad you made the decision to just freaking go for it, all-out, balls-to-the-wall -- it'll give you something to daydream about once you're back to the same-old same-old. And (as always) we've got quite the selection of entertainment for your dancing pleasure, including Diplo, Terry Mullan, RJD2, Moguai and much more, everything from throwback disco house to whomp-heavy dubstep. Want to know what else is on our Dance Card this weekend? Keep reading.
TERRY MULLAN @ NORAD | SAT, 2/2/13
There's only one person on the planet who's mastered the special fusion of jacking acid house, funky bass lines and precise mixing techniques that made Terry Mullan famous -- and that's Mullan himself. A product of the Chicago house explosion that rocked the Midwest in the '80s and '90s, Mullan melded turntablism with house music in ways that no one had ever heard before. As the world of electronic music has expanded and morphed, so have Mullan's abilities to spin sets for masses of dancers in prestigious clubs all over the planet. In addition, he's managed to stay relevant while remaining faithful to the underlying soulful, hip-bumping element that classifies the Chicago house sound. The man's technique and selection are world-renowned, and he'll no doubt showcase both at NORAD on Saturday with LL Bishop, Haroun Omar and Dagan. In the loft, catch a Yuma Records release party with Bruni & Danielle, Amber Cox and Oona Dahl. (9 p.m., 21+, $5 and up)
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