January 20, 2018 @ 10:00 pm – January 21, 2018 @ 2:00 am
Bloom Nightclub
198 Baker St
Nelson, BC V1L 4H2
Jake Langmuir

UK Breakbeat legends and Shambhala / Fractal Forest favourites Plump DJs are back at it after a bit of a hiatus, with a slamming new release on theStanton Warriors curated Punks Music – which recently topped the BeatportBreaks chart at #1. One of our favourite party-rockers from Kelowna, Bag-O-Beetz is also along for the ride, as is one of the most reliable locals in the area – Sturdy! First tickets are just $10 and are available now at The Falls Music Lounge and online via Showpass

•• Plump DJs – Official ••
London, UK
Finger Lickin’ Records

Plump DJs are internationally renowned UK DJ/Producer duo Andy Gardner and Lee Rous of London, whose passion for innovation and non-conformist attitude to electronic music has fuelled their fire for over a decade.

Notorious frontline pioneers of the breakbeat genre in late 90’s, the Plump DJs have diversified in recent years incorporating broader styles in dance, though their sound is still widely thought to maintain a breakbeat aesthetic.
Landing back to back club hits in 2016 the duo are firmly back on the top of the breaks charts again, with releases on Punks music and their own Grand Hotel record labels.

Self admitted suckers for bass and ‘the groove’, the duo fuse their favourite styles from their misspent youth into what they call ‘Plump Music.’
The multi-genre influences of Acid, Breakbeat, House, Funk, Garage, Disco, HipHop, Electro, Miami Bass, Rave, Rock, Techno and Soul, are melted together on a daily basis at their Soho recording studios. The creative hub from which Andy & Lee make their music, in the centre of the sound-shaping city of London. The results of which have led the duo to the four corners of the world to perform their purist four deck live show, notching up over 1200 appearances to date.

During their prolific musical career spawning over 100 singles, 6 albums, and 5 compilations to date. Their list of collaborators and remixes reads like a dream line-up at a super-festival: Mark Ronson, Gary Newman, Deadmau5, Fatboy Slim, Orbital, Jermaine Jackson and Louise Rhodes… The list goes on, and yet the duo have still managed to maintain relevance on a world scene with recent support from artists like Porter Robinson, Eats Everything & A-Trak. To add essential UK radio support and plays from BBC Radio 1 DJ’s Annie Mac, Mista Jam and Annie Nightingale, galvanizing an already established list of Plump enthusiasts.

Their legendary 10 year residency at Fabric Nightclub, and subsequent regular shows at their home town’s coolest venues like XOYO and The Nest are testament to the success of the Plump DJs in the UK to this day. Further afield their performances have graced the main stages at Glastonbury UK, Coachella USA, Fuji Rock JAP, Breakfest AUS, and the Berlin Love Parade GER to name a few. Some of the worlds best nightclubs and venues have also felt the power of repeat Plump DJs shows: Womb in Tokyo, Avalon LA, and even The O2 London are all on the ‘smashed it’ list.

Gardner & Rous are true innovators of sound who proudly co-created the popular Breakbeat genre of the last decade with their initial releases on Finger Lickin’ Records. Pioneers of production whose shared passion for electronic music and the art of making people dance, has inspired a generation of dance floor experimenters. The ever-evolving sound of Plump DJs continues to be met with enthusiasm from discerning dance music fans worldwide. Listen then to the sound of Plump Music.

•• Bag-O-Beetz ••
Kelowna, BC

Born in Spain and raised in Venezuela, Carlos Rodriguez aka Bag-O-Beetz has been tearing dancefloors up for almost a decade now. He is a fast-learning producer and skillful DJ that will rock a dancefloor with grace, style and panache. Growing up surrounded by latin and world culture with influences from reggae, calypso, salsa, soca, funk, house, breaks and drum’n’bass, Bag-O-Beetz is an artist that delivers a mixture of multi-genre world beats, island flavours, scratch routines, on-the-fly edits and mash-ups, original productions and world class mixing.

•• DJ Sturdy ••

• Doors 10pm
• Advance Tickets are tiered $10 / $15 / $20
• $4.50 highballs or draft sleeves By The Savoy Brewery, $7.50 doubles until 11:30pm
• Powered by PK Sound
• No Ticket Refunds
• 19+