WEDIDIT☺NZ Featuring SHLOHMO (live), D33J, PURPLE, NICK MELONS - JULY 2015
thurSDAY 23 july
kings arms, AUCKLAND
THURSDAY 24 JULY
BBE and Madcap are proud to present the first ever WEDIDIT Tour of New
Zealand in July 2015, featuring Shlohmo (with full live band), D33J, Purple,
Nick Melons and special guests!
The WEDIDIT collective got their start DJing friend's house parties in their
hometown of Los Angeles; little did they know their cough syrup and cheap
beer infused cuts of simmering R&B, 8-bit beats and twisted electronic would
soon garner them a world-wide audience and launch an international label.
The tour celebrates Shlohmo's mesmerizing new album "Dark Red" (out now
on True Panther). His second LP is an uncanny marriage of ever-evolving,
richly textured sound with shades of 90s IDM, cassette-tape Jungle, and sludge
metal. After Shlohmo’s sell-out tour last year, this is 25-year-old Henry Laufer
as no one has seen before – the chopped and screwed conductor to a crazed
Joining Shlohmo on tour will be partners-in-crime D33J, Purple and Nick
Melons. D33J is a purveyor of hazy late night jams, where aquatic textures
overlap with bedroom clicks while London-based Purple pairs hypnotic
shoegaze synths with trill snares and clouds of paranoid energy. Expect the
unexpected from D33J and Purple on their debut trip down under.
And who else to open this tour up than the infamous Nick Melons? The label
co-founder has been spinning DJ sets for years; a mixture of unreleased
WEDIDIT cuts, and underground anthems that set the tone for a show unlike