Line-up /Lovefingers (NYC), Loin Brothers, Kali, Steele Bonus, Perfect Snatch, Vivi
go to Picnicsocial.com.au for venue details
psychedelic. warehouse. disco. party. could four words be any sweeter? after the Sydney Festival first night blowout, Picnic's here to save you with some serious fun times in our inner city warehouse, just 10 minutes away from martin place.
special guest LOVEFINGERS (blackdisco/ny) - hipster hero and crate digger, party rocker and all round awesome bro - is locked in for a 3 hour set! solid jams on Blackdisco, just signed to Modular and is a favourite of DJ Harvey and Rub N Tug etc...
he also runs that little website, lovefingers.org.
it's a bit special.
getting down to business are our local jocks, THE LOIN BROTHERS, alongside everyone's favourite PERFECT SNATCH, STEELE BONUS and picnic head honchos/all round party animals KALI and VIVI, and your host MC GAFF E.
expect special treats and super comfy cushioning everywhere to get you in the mood.
tickets are $15 presale and no more than $20 on the door.
full picnic turbosound system installed on the night!
Andrew Hogge aka Lovefingers needs little introduction amongst the global disco elite, his world famous lovefingers.org has had a undeniable impact, on the burgeoning eclectic dance scene of today and has enabled him to bring his eccentric taste and unique DJ style on tours throughout the US, Europe, Asia, and Australia.
A Los Angeles native, Andrew and collaborator Nitedog have been hosting the standalone monthly event Blackdisco Social Club since 2001 which have included guests like LCD Soundsystem, Prins Thomas, Rub'n'Tug and many more before heading off to New York where he resides today. Lovefingers and Nitedog, also founded the top notch disco re-edit label Blackdisco well know for its discerning tastes, Black Disco releases have found there way into the bags of top jocks like Harvey, James Murphy and their debut 12" was recognized as #2 in Phonica's Top 10 Disco of 2008 as well as Tim Sweeney's Best of 2008 Beats in Space.
Lovefingers' left-field sensibilities have also led him into the art world including performances at PS1 MoMA's Summer Warm-Up, Doug Aitken's Sleepwalkers exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art, sculptor Eduardo Sarabia's Salon Aleman installation at the 2008 Whitney Biennial, avant-garde designer Henrik Vibskov and fashion icon Diane Pernet. Keep an eye and ear out for new projects dropping this year, The Stallions a production duo with long time cohort and DJ partner Lee Douglas and singer Findlay Brown and the kick off of Loverfingers own original imprint ESP Inst.