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Thurs: May 21, 2009

Quick Weekly Guide To Shanghai's Best Entertainment!
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Infected Mushroom
Infected Mushroom,the psy-trance innovators will throw a legendary live set to the Shanghai music fans. This time with all the gear back, we are going to see an unpredictable multimedia show. Starts at 9:00pm. RMB120 pre-sale tickets (limited availability). RMB200 at the door. M2 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
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Hailing from New York City, Ratatat is an electronic music duo consisting of guitarist Mike Stroud and synthesizer driver and producer Evan Mast. Tonight this world popular duo will perform at Zhijiang Dream Factory and show the Shanghai masses what they got. Wuhan's AV Okubo and Shanghai's The Youth and The Destroyer will be the openers. Starts at 8:30pm. Tickets are RMB100 at the door. Zhijiang Dream Factory TEL (8621) 6438 5946

Cold Fairyland Unplugged Show
Based in Shanghai, Cold Fairyland is one of the most creative and skilled progressive rock bands in China. Their style combines Eastern melodies and rhythms with Western symphonic rock. Tonight, they are going to play their folk sounds at this local live music stage. Starts at 9:30pm. Cover: RMB40 (Include 1 drink). Yuyintang TEL (8621) 5237 8662

We all know how deep the black culture impact on the music, and tonight we are going to dig more. Expect some fine black music like Afro Funk, hip hop, Chicago house from Miles Davis, Otis Redding, James Brown, Juan Atkins, Snoop Dogg and many more. All the music will be given by the "ponies" - a couple of white guys. Starts at 10:00pm. No cover. Anar TEL (8621) 6280 9326

Sugar! Ultra Sweet 
After the hip-hop and mash-up I guess you've already got warmed up. Keep your body moving with DJ A2 and Steven Lorence spinning electro. It's a night with full of passion, so all dynamic people are welcomed! RMB60 for standard drinks. Students will get 50% off on the drinks. No cover. MAO TEL (86) 1390 1853 963
  Friday, May 22 go to top
Quality Control Feat. Ugly Duckling
Ugly Duckling is a hip hop group from Long Beach, California. The band consists of Dizzy Dustin, Young Einstein and Andy Cooper. Their music style is alternative hip hop, influenced especially by old school performers such as the Native Tongues. Tonight they will drop at The Shelter to give us the best hip hop in Shanghai. Starts at 10:00pm. Cover: RMB60. The Shelter TEL (8621) 6437 0400

Rock Rhino: Wang Wei Live Show 
Chinese Rock music producer Wang Wei is going to Shanghai to give us a big live show at 96 Plaza. For this show, he has Yao Lan on the guitar, who is the guitarist of Well-known band "second-hand Rose"; Da Zhong on the bass, who is the spokesman of Well-known strings brand D'Addario; Bei Bei on the drum, who is the father of the Chinese rock Cu Jian's leading drummer. Trust me, they won't never let you down. Starts at 7:30pm. No cover. 96 Plaza TEL (8621) 6384 8831

DJ Devious D
Come to spend this Friday night at Mural as DJ Devious D brings his funk and soul for your listening pleasure. You may know Devious as a keyboardist from the band Pharaoh, he actually comes from America and he has performed a lot there as well as in China. RMB100 open bar from 10:00pm-2:00am. Mural TEL (8621) 6433 5023

Damoiseau Rum Luau 
Damoiseau Rum presents Hawaiian Luau 2009 at ILS. We have RMB25 Damoiseau Rum cocktails and RMB15 shots, pick whatever you want. Singaporean chefs will also come to help with roasting the pig, busting out the pineapple and the fixings! This year is gonna be super special, hope you like it! I Love Shanghai TEL (8621) 5228 6899
  Saturday, May 23 go to top
The Ribbon Theme Party
TangoBang is going to host the Ribbon Theme party to celebrate the Argentina national day, we would like to introduce you our brand new ribbon dance game. Ladies will all be given 3 white or blue ribbons, gentlemen who are good dancers will get the chance to dance with the ladies and get the ribbons to exchange for free wine or drink. It will be a fun night, let's go party! TangoBang TEL (8621) 5877 1881

Summer Fiesta
Muse Park 97 welcomes summer by going Brazil with a traditional Brazilian carnival. You may get prepared by getting rid of your work pressure, bringing a festive mood and taking your dancing shoes with you. Enjoy dancing, eating and drinking with this sparkling crowd. Muse Park 97 TEL (8621) 5383 2328

Vandalism Live 
Australian electro-pop trio Vandalism returns to Bar Rouge for another "in your face" performance. Andy Van & Kam Denny will be on the decks and vocalist Cassie will rock the stage. If you are an electro fan of 80s, then this show is not to be missed. RMB100 for pre-sale tickets, RMB150 at the door. Bar Rouge TEL (8621) 6323 6886 ext. 518

Matt & Flo's 30th
Shanghai's Party-organizers Matt & Flo are going to hold their 30th party at a new hotspot The Factory. Expect good music from DJs Mick Martinez, Paul London, and Thomas Paninero. We have prepared something special for our party lovers, so make sure you come early. The Factory TEL (8621) 6563 3393
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The Ice Cream Truck Pres. Sundaes With Lorry
Come to have an easy Sunday here as you can drink and dance your hangovers away with the enlightened masses. We have cheap booze, hot dogs and dirty beats to get you through the day. Expect some house, electro, clash from DJ SAL and Casie Lane. Also enjoy the free ice cream! Starts at 3:00pm. No cover. Hengshan Moller Villa TEL (86) 1391 7737 582

MusicMatters Unplugged 
Do you think the music will still be wonderful if we are unplugged? Come to Longitude to find your answer. We have Andres Barros from Monroe Stahr to perform live for us. Expect to hear some brilliant covers of bands including Oasis, Radiohead and Coldplay. Starts at 9:00pm. Longitude TEL (86) 1522 1178 977

Sunday Tango Class 
Got no plans for Sunday? Come to TangoBang as we offer a free Argentina Tango class to all you fans. The best Argentina Tango couple in town will give you the lesson bilingually. No cover. TangoBang TEL (8621) 5877 1881
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Candy Girls Night
Monday doesn't mean you should stay at home, if you are in the mood you could still go out to have fun, especially when we hold up the ladies' night for all the candy girls. Ladies will get free drinks and RMB80 for guys to get open bar. Starts at 8:30pm. Club DKD TEL (8621) 6384 8777

Manic Monday 
Come to enjoy the Bulldog dinner special - buy one main course get one main course free. Quiz night starts at 9:00pm with questions about general knowledge, sports, music and more. If you wanna win RMB1000 drink vouchers, join us or create your own team now! The Bulldog TEL (8621) 6445 9464

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 26 go to top
Nam 1975 Charity Buffet
As One of the best Vietnamese restaurants in Shanghai, Nam 1975 is going to host a charity dinner buffet for an organization named Sol'Asia, which dedicated to providing children in South East Asia with financial resources to further their educational development. Starts at 8:00pm. RMB150 pre-sale tickets, RMB200 at the door. Price includes the buffet and entertainments. Nam 1975 TEL (8621) 5386 1975

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
  Wednesday, May 27 go to top
Above & Beyond
Hailing from UK, Tony McGuinness, Paavo Siljamaki and Jono Grant have made up the 3 piece DJ crew Above & Beyond which ranks No. 4 in the Top 100 DJ list. The trio are popular in the trance scene for their uplifting trance productions and collaborations with many vocalists. Don't miss out on this one on May 27th! Cover: RMB250. Club G Plus TEL (8621) 5386 8088

:E:KLEK.TIK Homegrown 
The :e:klek.tik collective is still going on with upfront electronic music. This week expect some hot beats from Mr C (electro), Siesta (dubstep) and Slackerton (house). Cover: RMB10. The Shelter TEL (8621) 6437 0400

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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