New Year parties Disk spinning
Club Mix hosts its final DJ party of the year. 9pm, Dec 30-31. Free.
Browns bar celebrates New Year's Eve with a champagne party. 9pm, Dec 30-31.
Hip Hop bad boys
Live hip hop at Section 6 featuring Bad Blood, Yin T'sang and 2006 China DMC
Champion DJ Wordy. Free before 11pm, 30 yuan afterwards. At Yugong Yishan.
A night for singletons
Bar Blu Traffic Light party. Dress in green, yellow and red, then see where
the night takes you. Free. 9pm, Dec 31. 6417-4142.
New Year's folk music
New folk music plus local DJ Yang Bing and VJs. Join more than 1,000 other
music fans to count down the New Year. At Star Live. 9pm. 60 yuan for
reservation and 100 yuan on the door. 6351-8724.
Lap of luxury
Luxury New Year party at Suzie Wong's with Livehouse DJ and vocalist, Martini
Club, from Australia. 150 yuan, includes drinks. 9pm, Dec 31. 6593-6049.
Mickey Zhang, Dio, Yang Bing, Usami, Patrick Yu, and Wordy are set to
perform, although the exact line-up remains a closely guarded secret. Expected
to be one of the best parties in the city. Organizers have swapped for a bigger
venue at 798, tripling the space, so no more door mob debacles. 60 yuan for
reservation, 100 yuan on the door, 200 yuan for VIP. 9pm, Dec 31. 5130-5528.
Splash the cash
DJ Greymatter spinning funky treble dance wax at Centro. A whole lot of soul
boogie. Bottle of Moet and four bottles of wine for 888 yuan. All day on Dec 31.
6561-8833 ext 42.
Rock around the clock
All the boys in action ringing in the New Year with some good old rock and
roll at D-22. Of special note is Queen Sea Big Shark, who opened for Maximo Park
this month. Carsick Cars, PK14, White, Joyside, and the Scoff will also take to
the stage. Free. 9pm, Dec 31. 6265-3177.
Model-to-DJ Portia Surreal will perform with Funky Electro at Nice Club.
Free. 9pm, Dec 29. 6583-1818.
Way Out West
Former member of the dance group Way Out West Nick Warren and House music
master Jan Carbon join together at Fusion for a night of excitement. 50 yuan.
8pm, Dec 29. 5167-3333.
New Year's party at Angel Club. Free. 8pm, Dec 31.