Join us on January 17th as we welcome Giraffage to King King in Hollywood. He will be joined by Groundislava, Astronautica and Noncoding. Pre-sale tickets are now on sale for $15 and then $20 pre-sale and at the door.
With a robust early following and organic online buzz, Giraffage offers a fresh, sample-rich sound of dreamy pop beats, sensual synths and lush experimental electronica. The creation of 23 year-old Charlie Yin of San Francisco, Giraffage is an exciting new producer with an intuitive grasp of modern music manipulation, delivering beats that are dripping with vibes and accessible to all.
Starting his musical journey in high school as a drummer for an eclectic array of bands from metal to indie rock, Yin turned to guitar and then soon moved to electronic music production on illegally downloaded software. Inspired by such pioneers as Daft Punk and Boards of Canada, Giraffage is a true bedroom producer that started playing out only after gaining solid traction for his music online. Sending out his first album for free to various music blogs and online publications, Giraffage quickly found an ardent fan following for his hazy and seductive style.
Listen to his latest music below.
Watch his video for “Close 2 Me” below.
Emerging from the endless summers of Venice, CA to teaming up with Shlohmo, Jonwayne, D33J, RL Grime and more to form the Wedidit crew, Jasper Patterson aka Groundislava has transformed from bashful video gamer to full-fledged composer. The son of Michael Patterson (who directed A-Ha’s standout music video “Take On Me” and Paula Abdul’s “Opposites Attract”), Groundislava has roots that draw from 80s nostalgia, TV and pop culture that grow and transform into the 21st Century aesthetic of electronic music.
Listen to his newest music below.
21-year-old Los Angeles native Edrina K. Martinez is Astronautica, one of Alpha Pup Records’ newest artists. Bringing a unique style of lush electronica and a playful sense of exploration to the label, the young producer is a fresh face to the thriving local beat scene. Learning to play guitar by ear at an early age, Astronautica soon began mixing her own samples and beats. After early encouragement by Daedelus and a chance encounter with Shlohmo in San Francisco, the amateur producer was drawn into the musical community and moved quickly from Garage Band to Ableton Live. Quickly becoming addicted to the burgeoning beat sounds of the West Coast, Astronautica is now a full-fledge member of the movement. Her debut release on Alpha Pup Records is the dreamy LP Replay Last Night, a soothing instrumental album that glows warmly with intricate beats and a soulful sensibility.
Listen to her newest music below.
As part of a new up and coming Los Angeles based art collective, DrEM Grp, Noncoding has always had a curious palette for contemplative wonder naturally leading him into his pursuit for science and music at the molecular level. As a molecular microbiologist and music producer, Noncoding blends both music and science into a lifestyle enveloped in balanced consciousness. He has shared the stage with the likes of Eoto, Ill.Gates, Pumpkin, just to name a few. Due to his more recent beginning in music, his unreleased original music is woven in and out of his live sets with an official release approaching within the next month. Whether it be studying Global Change Evolution in Antarctica or seducing dance floors in Los Angeles, Noncoding’s lifestyle perpetually evolves in a DrEM.
Listen to his newest music below.
6555 Hollywood Blvd.,
Los Angeles 90028
*entrance is through the parking lot in the back
This event is 21+
$15 limited pre-sale
$20 final pre-sale and door price
We’ll see you on the dance floor soon LOS ANGELES!