▬▬ Synthesizer fetishists, wavey-funk, afro, and cosmic disco enthusiasts ▬▬
OWOS is back at everyone's favourite container in the city, Section 8, with a slightly different set up than before but, rest assured, that same unique wonderful vibe that we all know and love is still very much there. To get you swaying in your seats we've selected a fine bunch of global record collecting talent.
• Jolie (Picó Colombian soundsystem)
• Carlo Xavier (Analog Africa, Subrosa, Picó Colombian soundsystem)
• Mark Moon (Other Worlds Other Sounds)
• Peteza (Loop Dreams)
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▬▬ Jolie de Vogue ▬▬
Maria Gallo A.K.A Jolie is a Colombian DJ based in Melbourne. Her musical selections include Highlife, Afrobeat, Kudurro, Champeta, Psychedelic Cumbia, Dembow, Reagaeton, Brazilian Jazz & Funk, Samba & Forro, Batida, Afro-Cuban Yoruba amongst many Afro descendant rhythms that connect and define the history between the continent of Africa and the Americas.
▬▬ Carlo Xavier (Sabrosa, Analog Africa) ▬▬
Melbourne based co-founder of Sabrosa and curator for world renowned Re-issue label Analog Africa, focussing on uncharted sounds from Africa, Amazonia and Caribbean regions, draws from a tropically soaked soundscape drenched in untamed rhythms and dance floor cadence, infamous for setting the party on fire.
▬▬ Mark Moon (OWOS) ▬▬
Hailing from Scotland, residing in Melbourne, and founder of OWOS. With each set he traverses through the dustier corners of his notoriously eclectic and off-kilter record selection. Expect chiming, synth-heavy Balearica, weirdo European disco, evocative electronic soundscapes, blue-eyed synth-pop, drum machine-powered Middle Eastern madness and a swathe of tasty contemporary cuts from all over the globe.
▬▬ Peteza (Loop Dreams) ▬▬
Melbourne based artist Peteza is a name with plenty of experience behind him. Having made his mark on Melbourne’s sonic landscape for over a decade, playing gigs ranging from Strawberry Fields, to Xe54, Boney, The Gasometer Hotel, and more than a few hours spent laying some down at Revolver Upstairs, his original productions have featured on clipp.art, Suckmusic, and the international BAD LQQK record label.
So come join the ultimate jam party on the 5th as we celebrate all the hard work that's done to hit those magical 000000's.
Free entry as always, no bookings - walk-ins only. No dance floor / table service because of COVID restrictions.