Back with bigger bolder lineups and the same amazing community vibes in 2022, LA BOOM is open every Saturday in 2022
Saturday nights go La Boom! Two rooms of house, techno and electro until very very late.
Feb 12th Lineup:
BOY BLEWE / FINE / DARDI & LOCKY LYNE
DOESN'T MATTER SHOWCASE: MOSKALIN / MONTANA / JAMES PHILLIPS / CARA MURPHY / OLLIE WILKES / ANDRE LE VOGUE
BoyBlewe’s DJ sets are a memorable dance music experience. He is known for his big personality & presence, which he presents perfectly on stage & even more so, the music he selects. BB's support for the scene & celebrating at parties is synonymous. A down to earth legend doing what he loves most and doing it right, continuing to mark and develop his name on the scene & in his audiences hearts.
In 2018 BB launched Grail House Management (Artist/Booking Agency & Events) Hosting parties under the name "House of Grail" including venues & bookings: OneSixOne (Melbourne), Day Spa (Melbourne) Mythical Masquerade and Good Things (Melbourne) - Monthly Techno Party.
FiNE is the sonic brainchild of twin brothers Craig and Darren Fine, who share a lifelong passion, gift, and synergetic taste for music.
Cutting their teeth and honing their craft in Tel Aviv’s pulsing underground scene, FiNE grew quickly to feature regularly alongside prominent local talent including Red Axes, Jenia Tarsol and Chaim, as well as a host of international artists including Deborah De Luca and Magit Cacoon. Naturally magnetic socialites with infectious personalities and energy to match, the brothers have found themselves right at home in Melbourne since their recent relocation back to Australia.
Born in South Africa and raised in Botswana, the brothers have their roots deeply embedded in African soil, which lends to their signature style ethnic and tribal overtones. Percussive layers feature prominently in their tracks, regularly incorporating Afro-Cuban instruments such as congas, bongos, kettledrums and timeless Bossa Nova additions.
Doesn’t Matter resident & no stranger to Melbourne’s dancefloors - Dardi has spent the past five years refining his taste, collecting & producing a plethora of interesting music to share, from moody atmospheric ambient soundscapes through to dark cosmic party tunes.
His keen eye for detail and passion for delivering his favourite synthesiser heavy & progressive techno has seen Dardi perform at some of the finest establishments in the state including Glamorama, My Aeon, 24 Moons & Rubix.
Alongside a number of guest mixes for
Radio shows across the country, Dardi has released on multiple international labels - though his heart is here in Melbourne, where he continues to focus on the local community & spread good vibes wherever he goes.
A purveyor of underground parties & all round music lover, Locky Lyne takes pride in exploring all corners of the electronic spectrum, often effortlessly blending deep rhythmic percussive elements, emotive melodic build ups & driving kicks within his dj sets - offering a unique range of carefully picked sounds to get any dancefloor moving. With an exciting array of bookings on the horizon & a sharp focus on the future, Locky Lyne has much to look forward to & a few tricks up his sleeve for sure.
Montana has had a love for dance music since a young age, Growing up around her father being a technician - specialising in old 60’s,70's,80's radios she was destine to have strong musical calling growing up.
At the age of 16 she happily attended her first outdoor festival (Rainbow Serpent Festival 08) She knew from that moment music was definately going to play a huge role in her life.
Montana has spent years crafting her sound from experiences on the dancefloor.
In 2017 it all began happen, With the guidance from dj's,Aaron smiles and Lask she learnt efficiently and fast, not long after achieved her first DJ residency for Belgrave "Sooki Lounge" followed by her second residency for "Doesn’t Matter Melbourne" And now Third, "Xtravaganza"!
Cara has been a familiar face around the Melbourne House Music scene for over 15 years, falling in love with Classic House in local haunts such as Q Bar, 161 and Saratoga early on then quickly expanding her music taste at events such as Sunny which evolved into a love for Progressive/Melodic House and Techno.
Although not entirely new to DJ'ing having dabbled in some mobile gigs in the early 2000's, 2021 was her first year playing the music she truly loves in clubs/bars and her passion for these tunes really show through in her mixes.
So far this new venture has taken off with a bang having already cracked into the club/bar scene with regular gigs at places such as Pawn & Co, becoming a resident for Doesn't Matter Melbourne and AATM radio UK.
ANDRE LE VOGUE
A universal DJ/Producer who crosses many different boundaries of musical flavours.
Being influenced by all things music and also playing drums in many bands, it was the Summer of 98 where Andre Le Vogue started DJing in bars and clubs around Melbourne experimenting with different mediums and sounds right across a wide musical spectrum........... and still doing so today.
James plays under the crew ‘Doesn’t Matter’ which has seen him play at a lengthy list of venues and festivals across Melbourne and beyond. James has multiple releases through various labels and fills his sets with these original tracks. His production and dj sets combine hard hitting basslines with dark and groany synth leads which contribute to his signature sound.
Melbourne DJ Ollie Wilkes is a self-confessed techno lover. Ollie started his career in the New Zealand club and outdoor party scene, and continued his work in Melbourne after moving back to Australia. In nearly a decade since, Ollie has played around Australia, New Zealand, South America, and Germany - where he developed his own distinctive style based on Germany’s thriving techno scene. Recent years have seen Ollie balance a residency with local crew Doesn’t Matter™ while focusing on his own music production. Known for his fluid mix of dark-driving techno and melodic deep-house, lucky crowds might even catch a cheeky original
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