If two stages and near non-stop music from all over the world wasn’t enough to satiate your sonic cravings, the afterhours lineup this year at Woogie Weekend most assuredly will be. We’ve brought in five crews to run the nightlife with some of the most phenomenal house and techno in tow, so strap on your dancing shoes and prepare to groove to the tasty sounds offered by the good folks from Subtract, Deep, Favela Bar, Respect and Killahurtz. With a number of Los Angeles mainstays and a few far out favorites you’ll find several chances to cut a rug under the stars. To learn more about all the talent they’re bringing to the Woogie Weekend table just take a look at the afterhours lineup below and prepare to feast your ears on the sounds of the future.
Born beachside and nurtured by undulating sounds from residents at the cusp of the counterculture, Subtract is a local, Los Angeles mainstay for internationally renowned beatmakers. The stylish underground roving party and record label will be serving up the sounds of Woogie Weekends Friday afterhours with Anton Tumas, Davi, Pezzner and Tara Brooks taking the stage. With a roster of talent from all over that is as expansive as it is diverse the Subtract crew is sure to deliver an eclectic sound with a renegade flair. Without question, Subtract was “Born out of refusal to compromise.”
With Marques Wyatt at the helm, the DEEP crew has been circumnavigating the seas of House music with smooth downtempos for a strong 15 years. Through sheer dedication from music lovers across the state DEEP has established itself as the longest running weekly house music event in Los Angeles. As a symbol of good vibes authentic to the city and a universal icon of love and unity on dancefloors all over, DEEP is more than a well rounded crew or an underground culture, DEEP is an experiential phenomena. With Canson, Wyatt and Doc Martin coming to play the afterhours Friday set is sure to be one you don’t want to miss.
If you attended LIB then you’ll probably remember the Favela Bar for it’s nightlong dance parties chock full of hard hitting beats and soulful melodies. Lead by Los Angeles stage crusher and sonic chef, Patricio, the Favela Bar crew cooks up tasty snacks out of sound using the favorite flavors of recent past with a style that is all together new. On the roster, Favela brings Jon Charnis, Shawni, Patricio and a surprise special guest (yet to be announced) will be welcoming the dawn with an enchanting sunrise set. If you’re looking for those fun vibes this is where you’ll want to be Saturday night!
Respect & Killahurtz
On Saturday Night, we’re mixing it up with a little drum and bass from Respect & Killahurtz. Bringing the heat we’ll have Machete, Seebass and a super secret special guest taking over. With their signature style and a refreshing splash of high octane tempos the Respect & Killahurtz crews came to shake things up. We’re betting when you hear them at Woogie Weekend you’ll run over to do a little shaking of your own too.