New Year's events

Updated: 2006-12-31 09:18

Fear not if you didn't get your fill of fun on Christmas Eve, you'll be able to party on all over the city this weekend as the local nightlife hits its New Year peak.   

We've listed information on all New Year's parties and stages performances below for your enjoyment.  



Date: December 31, 8pm - sunrise
Venue: Suzie Wongs, 1A Nongzhanguan Lu, West Gate of Chaoyang Park, Chaoyang District.
Price: Advance tickets 100 RMB (including a free drink)

Door tickets 150 RMB (including a free drink)

Featuring live music by the Martini Club all the way from Australia. Bring your VIP Susie Wong card to receive an exclusive DVD with footage of the best Suzy Wong parties of 2006.

Waterland Kwanyin # 81 New Year Party
@ Beijing
LIVE MUSIC: Waterland Kwanyin #81
Date: December 31
Venue: 2Kolegas
Address: inside the drive-in cinema, Chaoyang District
Phone: 8196 4820

A Kwanyin record/sub jam production that's bound to be the first stop for experimental improvised musicians and artists in Beijing.
1. Special performance (details are yet to be released).
2. Ma Fei San (on stage, guitar, bass, drum and violin), Yan Jun (in front of stage, sound forks and throat singing) and White (in the audience, synth, guitar, contact mic and anything else that comes to hand).
3. Sheng Jie's audio-visual exhibition (TV and headphone).
4. Wu Quan will arrange lighting and environment.

Date: January 1, 2007
Venue: Star Live Music Hall
Price: 160/260/480
Tel. 6417 7845
VISIONS OF ATLANTIS stands for symphonic, bombastic metal that fuses emotional lyrics with powerful instrumentals cloaked in classical arrangements and melodies. Fast beats, heavy guitars and mixed vocal parts, alternating between a sweet female soprano and robust male bass. All in all, an outstanding, mystic treat for your ears.

Touch Listening--Good Friends Tian Peng & Hu Zi Special Performance

A Night of Electronic Music by Two Bands
Date: December 30
Venue: Star Live Music Hall
Price: 30/40
Tel. 64177845
You'll need to calm down a little to feel this new style of electronic art, player by two bands.

Sexy, Sexy, Sexy New Year's Eve Party
Date: December 31
Venue: Club Fusion, No A8 North of Gongti Road, Chaoyang District, (Opposite of Yashow Market)
Price: 80 yuan (Open bar)
Phone: 5167 3333
Featuring Kyoko (Japan) & The Dancing Queens, plus a free flow of drinks from the open bar all night.



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Beijing Guide  

Eating out: Ring in the New Year with a dinner bell
Bars&Cafes: Cheap and cheerful
Weekend&Holiday: New Year's events
Shopping: Everything about piglets
What's on: Recent performances

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Eating out: Lebanese fare provides pleasant surprise
Bars&Cafes: 2 for 1 pink drinks
Weekend&Holiday: New year with Mark Brain
Shopping: Ring in the New Year
What's on: Get ready to rock