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Thurs: May 7, 2009

Quick Weekly Guide To Shanghai's Best Entertainment!
   Upcoming Events go to top
Arabian Night
No matter how many stories from 1001 tales you could remember, but this one, you get to keep it in your mind, because we are actually going to see it tonight. On 16th May, Aladdin and genie in the bottle will welcome everyone to join their Arabian party, you may watch the belly dancers and harem princess with golden veil, or you can lie under the romantic tent with Arabian table, cushion and long hookah. Make yourself have a wonderful Arabian night here. Muse Park 97 TEL (8621) 5383 2328
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Economic Recession Happy Hour
You can't get yourself down just like the economic recession. You need to relax and get your passion back! Here at the Shanghai's newest Mexican cantina, you may enjoy RMB3 chips & salsa, RMB5 beers, RMB7 house pours and more. These deals will be along with the reggaeton, salsa and Latin pop tunes which will help you get out of your bad mood. Come and have fun! Happy hour is every day from 10:00pm - 12:00am. Adobo Latin Flavor TEL (8621) 6281 4891
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Ye Shanghai
Modern Shanghainese dining featuring executive business lunch and dinner menus, intimate dining, climate controlled wine cellar, and weekend dim sum banquet. Open: 11:30am-2:30pm; 5:30pm-10:30pm. All cards. Address: 338 Huang Pi Nan Lu, Xintiandi, Puxi. TEL (8621) 6311 2323
   Thursday, May 7 go to top
Baijiu Robot: Robot Panic!
Economic crisis is still going on while Swine Flu is coming. You must feel a little bit upset but it's fine, you just need some baijiu. Come to join Heatwolves and Mau Mau for their most ghetto party. Dance to the hot music of Italo Disco, Electroclash, Rick James and get yourself out of your bad mood. Free baijiu in the alley by the la mian. Starts at 10:00pm. No cover. C's TEL (8621) 6294 0547

Karma-Koma, the brain child of Uprooted Sunshine's vocalist ChaCha and The Drunk Monk, is coming back to shelter. It's Shanghai's first and only Trip-Hop, Downbeat and Abstract Hip-Hop night. Lineup tonight: tootekool, Kodama, Lon, Drunk Monk, and ChaCha. Starts at 10:00pm. Cover: RMB10. The Shelter TEL (8621) 6437 0400

Choyce Kutz VS Kamikaze II 
Shanghai's mash-up champions Choyce Kutz and Kamikaze, face-off once again at M1NT. We have wonderful shows outside and also in the lounge, Martini Night is going on with DJ Chris Lee. Trust me, you don't want to miss this show. No cover. M1NT TEL (8621) 6391 2811

ShanghaiLGBT Trivia Night 
Call up your smart friends and join us for Trivia night together! Tonight we have good music, lovely prizes and drink specials at RMB30/glass. The game runs from 8:00pm until 10:00pm. Don't miss out. No cover. Frangipani TEL (8621) 5375 0084
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Ourself Beside Me China Tour
Three-piece band Ourself Beside Me is a girl indie rock band from Beijing. After the release of their first album, they kick off their music tour to 7 cities. What will they bring to the Shanghai masses? Come to check it out. Cover: RMB40. Starts at 9:00pm. Yuyintang TEL (8621) 5237 8662

So Happy In Shanghai: Delicious
Danish DJ / producer team Delicious (Denise & Karina) is going to take the local masses to a pleasant electronic music journey. Their groovy minimal house mixture will keep you dancing on the floor all night long. Come to experience this powerful night! Cover: RMB100. Starts at 9:30pm. Lounge18 TEL (8621) 6323 8399

MoCA is going to kick off its 2009 summer lounge series with an original music party. Coco Zhao and his friends will come to give us special performance and Heidi Krenn from Austria, LYL, Joey Lu, Pianist Huang Jian Yi, Swiss Video Artist Alejandra Pingerra will also join the show. Starts at 8:00pm. RMB250 will get you BBQ and complimentary drink. MoCA Shanghai TEL (8621) 6327 1282

DJ Ken Ishii: The King Of The Techno
Ken Ishii is a Japanese techno DJ and producer from Sapporo. He has been regarded as one of the Japanese pioneers whose creation is on a world standard. This time he's going to give Shanghai masses a whole night of non-stop beats at M2 on May 8th. Don't miss it! Starts at 9:00pm. Cover TBD. M2 TEL (8621) 5383 2328
  Saturday, May 9 go to top
27 Dresses
If you have been always complaining that you don't have a change to wear your elegant cocktail or dancing dresses, then stop complaining as Muse Park 97 presents the 27 Dresses party. Tonight you could wear your favorite dress and rule the dance floor. Starts at 9:00pm. No cover. Muse Park 97 TEL (8621) 5383 2328

D-parture With Full Moon
The biggest monthly DJ party of De La Coast "D-parture" is coming back with DJ Baru, DJ Spa, DJ Kuli and DJ Zero from dragon club. These guys will spin the table and rock your mind with all the hot beats. Oh, you can also enjoy the full moon with a drink in your hand. RMB100 open bar. Starts at 10:00pm. De La Coast TEL (8621) 6330 2615

La Movida
If you are a Latino music fan or you want to dance Latin, then I guess you should come and join, because the 80's Spanish music will rule the night at MAO. Before 1:30am you may enjoy the nacha-pop, kaka deluxe, Almodovar & Macnamara, Las Chinas and after that you may enjoy the electro, deep house and minimal from DJ T.easy. MAO TEL (86) 1390 1853 963

S.T.D. Pres. Brain Failure
With their new album, Brain Failure, one of China's most successful punk bands is coming back to Shanghai for another round of madness. This show will be joined by The Mushrooms and Cold Fairland. Expect a great music night! Cover: RMB50. Starts at 9:00pm. Zhi Jiang Dream Factory TEL (8621) 5213 5226
  Sunday, May 10 go to top
Wake Up: The Honeys In Concert
The Honeys are one of Shanghai's oldest and most popular rock bands. This time they are turning up onstage at Yuyintang for a rare show. The band has Wang Zhe on guitar, Dai Zhe on bass, He Zhen Hao on drum and Vocals by Yu Tian. Cover: RMB30. Starts at 9:00pm. Yuyintang TEL (8621) 5237 8662

Sundaes Uith Lorry
If you are not ready for the new week then i guess you'd love to join our patio party "Sundaes with Lorry". This week we have R3 on the decks. Expect some house, dirty electro/ electro clash from DJ SAL and Casie Lane. Tiger beers at RMB20. First 50 get free ice cream. Starts at 2:00pm. No cover. Longitude TEL (8621) 6431 7751

Open Mic Night
Be ready to take over the stage! The Blues Room is going to host an open mic night along with blues, jazz, folk, and rock music. RMB20 will get you draft beer. Enjoy the night! The Blues Room TEL (8621) 6289 2978
  Monday, May 11 go to top
Charl du Plessis' Trio 
Pianist Charl du Plessis is coming to House of Blues & Jazz with his pal Werner Spies (bass) and Hugo Radyn (drums). Charl du Plessis is one of the top jazz, popular and classical musicians in South Africa today, and tonight he will bring us the instrumental music ranging from blues, rock, samba and bossa nova to cool jazz and romantic ballads. Starts at 9:30pm. No cover. House of Blues & Jazz TEL (8621) 6323 2779

Billboard F&B Industry Night
Longitude's brand new industry night - Billboard is ready to rock the stage. Drinks are buy 1 get 1 free for all night and also we offer free flow Tiger Draft Beer & Diamond Ice Vodka from midnight until 1:00am. Oh, forget telling you, all the great Billboard tunes come from DJ Lito. Longitude TEL (8621) 6431 7751

Monday Blues
I guess no one like Mondays, so we are offering all drinks at half price in order to put the smile back on your face. That means pints of beer for only RMB20! Hope you like this Aussie lifestyle. 1oz3 Yueyang Lu TEL (8621) 6433 2917
  Tuesday, May 12 go to top
I Love Ladies Night
Come on Girls! Ladies Night continues on Tuesdays with Ladies enjoying their choice of vodka, gin, whiskey, and rum cocktails with one mixer. Oh don't be upset guys! You still get to enjoy the dancing with the ladies and other fun, excited events happening all night! I Love Shanghai TEL (8621) 5228 6899

Lady's Night 
This is a night dedicated to all the beautiful ladies in town. Here we have special sexy cocktails for you, great tunes for you, you are the princess tonight. Ladies get drink for free from 9:00pm till midnight. No cover. Longitude TEL (8621) 6431 7751

Ladies Night
Every Tuesday night is Ladies Night with free sparkling wine and selected mix cocktails for all you sexy ladies all night long. So come by and relax, play or dance the night away while sipping your favorite drinks for free! Starts at 9:00pm. No cover. The Bulldog TEL (8621) 6445 9464
  Wednesday, May 13 go to top
:E:KLEK.TIK Pot Luck
:E:KLEK.TIK collective is still going on with upfront electronic music. Expect some hot beats from Siesta (DnB), Slackerton (funky house), R3 (electro clash and indie dance) and SSOSO (electro clash and indie dance). Cover: RMB10. The Shelter TEL (8621) 6437 0400

Why Not Wednesdays?
Come to relax as The RedBeat kicks start an after-work party Why not Wednesdays?. RMB80 will get you all you can drink from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. DJ Thomas Panninaro and the RedBeat Band will tell you why you should come over on Wednesdays. Have fun! The RedBeat TEL (8621) 6279 0338

No Man's Land
No Man's Land, as one of Shanghai's favorite ladies night, kicks off its first night at Sin Lounge. Tonight's party is more spice than ever before. In order to enjoy a good gossip, we still stick to the entry policy: strict ladies only before 10:30pm. Free drinks for girls until 12:00am. No cover. Sin Lounge TEL (8621) 6267 7779
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