Void is preparing for another of their passion-for-techno gigs. This time they will wake us up with DJ T-1000 aka Alan Oldham. This means underground house and techno lovers in Shanghai have a further opportunity to be mesmerized by another master innovator from the spiritual home of techno music.
A veteran of the Detroit techno scene since the beginning, DJ T-1000 is a name which regularly features on the line-ups of Europe’s big electronic music festivals. Legions of electronic music fans have learned to associate his name with pulsating and thrilling DJ sets. His powerful motor city funk sound, honed during his formative years as a member of the imfamous Underground Resistance collective, has shaken dancefloors all over the world for quite some time now – with is long-standing experience, he can rock any crowd any which way he pleases.
Now based in Berlin, this purveyor of hard, motor city funk is a man of multiple talents. He’s not content with burning up floors with his powerful grooves, he’s also a visual artist, having created label art for esteemed imprints such as Derrick May’s Transmat label, and D-Jax Up Beats, run by Amsterdam’s Miss D-Jax. His illustrative talents extend beyond the realm of music and into comic books, drawing and writing his own stirps. He’s also branched into exhibiting his works at art galleries in Chicago, Paris, Amsterdam, Los Angeles and Berlin.
DJ T-1000 aka Alan Oldham (DETROIT)
The Shelter, 5 Yongfu Lu near Fuxing Xi Lu
Saturday September 24, 10pm – late
50 RMB on the door
More information on Void’s official website.