December 2017 Event Highlights at kyō and Ren KL

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kyō KL, one of the premiere bar and night club in Singapore has finally arrived in Kuala Lumpur. The new heart of the global underground soundscape, Kyō mixes its European musical influences and Asian sensibilities in an incredible never been seen before venue. Located in Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur, this huge space is home to cutting-edge music and a minimalist industrial chic design with Japanese undertones, creating an explorative space and journey into the underground scene. Cocooned in a subterranean area of Kyō, Ren is a beautifully understated cocktail lounge. As the soon-to-be destination du jour of Kuala Lumpur, Ren offers an alluring atmosphere with a design that fuses contemporary elements with stylish Asian sensibilities, as well as carefully crafted cocktails and fine spirits perfect for a quiet tete-a-tete before the night progresses. Let’s check out December 2017 event highlights at kyō and Ren KL!

kyō KL

1) Ash & Friends

1, 15 & 29 December 2017 | 11pm to 5am | Music: Hip Hop

A well-known name in the local Hip Hop scene, DJ Aku Ash fills up the club with his mean mixes and high-energy blends. Having held residencies at some of the city’s best clubs over the years, Aku Ash is one of the hip hop genre’s leading authorities in Asia. From perfecting the art of cutting to beat matching, once Aku Ash is behind the turntables, look forward to a night of non-stop dancing and good times.

Ash and Friends

2) DJ Biggie & Aku Ash/ Afaro

2 & 31 December 2017 | 11pm to 5am | Music: Hip Hop

A true performer, Biggie spins alongside local hip hop heavyweights. With his technical skills and ear for great music, Biggie mixes beats that are packed with attitude and swag. One of the most respected DJs in the hip hop scene, expect Biggie to fill up the dance floor and get the party turnt well into the night – and morning. Joining him will be the 2 popular DJs – Aku Ash and Afaro.

DJ Biggie & Aku Ash/ Afaro

Ren KL

1) Axel Groove

1 December 2017 | 1am to 4am | Music: House

A self- professed late bloomer, Axel Groove found his inspiration following 7 years in the wilderness, also known as the concrete jungles of Australia. The underground music scene here reignited his long lost passion to educate the masses with the sexy sounds that is house music.

2) Alex Martin supported by MIE

2 December 2017 | 11pm till late | Music: House / Techno

Alex Martin is a point of reference in the Spanish electronic music scene: As a producer, during the last 20 years, his music is been released under numerous aliases in international labels such as F-Communications, Pagoda, Klang, Hypnotism, Playhouse, Geometrik, Pod Communication or Planet Rhythm.

3) EJ Missy

8 December 2017 | 1am to 4am | Music: House

Meddling with bar grooves, house and techno, EJ prides herself in having the belief that you can always buy skill but not taste. This BEST NEW DJ 2008 & Juice Dj Quest Champ 2008 was considered to be one of the scene’s fastest player to secure dj slots in the most reputable music venues in Singapore within the first year in the scene, leading to gigs in Kuala Lumpur, Bali, Bangkok & Colombo which then sees her being recognised as one of the Top 10 DJs who has shaped Singapore’s electronic dance music landscape by I-S Mag in 2010.

EJ Missy

4) OHRWURM 7th Birthday, Nastia (RU) supported by Alam/ Victor G/ Godwin P

9 December 2017| 11pm till late | Music: Techno

Nastia’s ascendency to her current status has been nothing short of an unexpected whirlwind of success. The DJ, promoter, label owner and producer was born in a tiny village in Ukraine, and forged her own path to widespread recognition out of her sheer love for music without any formal training. Supporting her are the country’s popular DJs – Alam Shah, Victor G and Godwin P.

OHRWURM 7th Birthday

5) Xex Xes Loveseat

15 December 2017 | 1am to 4am | Music: House

Expect tough and heavy House and Disco edits mixed with interplanetary sounds; think dancing tunes made of machine-emotions and cosmic randomness. It’s the spirits’ liberation jam.

Xex Xes Loveseat

6) ED DIX supported by ODD

16 December 2017 | 11pm to 5am

A late night juggernaut is at the forefront of KL’s fast growing underground scene. In and amidst the titanic dark and underground movement lies a character who sticks out like a sore thumb with his uplifting and distinctive sound of Techno – Ed Dix. The only rule is to push the boundaries of conventional electronic music exploring new directions while never losing sight of his core passions – playing music and celebrating life.

ED DIX supported by ODD

7) Injoo Wie

22 December 2017 | 1am to 4am | Music: House

DJ Wie is a artist with no boundaries of music. She expresses her emotions through producng different genres of music. She believes that each and every DJs imperatively needs to express their emotions through music and to connect with the listeners through their produced music.

Injoo Wie

8) Chelina Manuhutu

23 December 2017 | 1am to 4am | Music: Tech House / Techno

Chelina Manuhutu born in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, is a DJ and Producer. Chelina Manuhutu is a true performer and a real star. Despite being surrounded with music in her early life, she found her fortune in the modeling business. But the true love never walks away. So in 2011 after ten years of modeling Chelina and the music became professionally bound with each other. She manifests herself in several occasions at various places all over the world, from Amsterdam to Ibiza to Miami USA. With her Deep Techhouse sound she puts down a funky and ruff image.

Chelina Manuhutu

9) Mixed Emoji

29 December 2017 | 11pm to 4am | Music: House / Techno

A brainchild of Phil K Lee & Nigel Kraal, Mixed Emoji is a project that seeks to fuse both electronic and organic music.

10) Godwin P/ Axel Groove/ EJ Missy

31 December 2017 | 11pm to 4am | Music: House / Techno

The 3 famous DJs will be playing and entertainment you to usher into the new year!

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