Spun Records and The San Francisco Psychedelic Collective are honored to present an evening of aural delights on Saturday, March 7 at the legendary Monarch SF - featuring a headline performance by Riktam GMS, co-founder of the iconic Growling Mad Scientists, creators of mind-bending psychedelic dance music that helped spawn the global electronic dance music movement.
Riktam GMS will be accompanied by some of the finest local psy and tech-house talent, including the amazing Gizma (Spun Records) and Khromata (Iboga Records) spinning world-class psychedelic trance on a custom gold Void Acoustics audio system, voted one of the top 10 sound systems in the US. The club will also be transformed into an immersive environment showcasing the dimensional fine art of Mikey Elliott.
The lounge will feature the Progressive and Techno stylings of Riktam GMS (special Techno Set), Michael Anthony (Steamy Windows), DJ Tacho (Jizzus Music), Sam Lewis (Wormhole) and the delicious cocktails and fantastic hospitality of the Monarch SF family.
Come clean out your brain plaque with music, community, dance, laughter, and connection at the best DJ bar in this galactic sector.
$15 limited pre-sale
March 7, 2020
10 PM – 4AM
101 6th St, San Francisco, CA 94103
Additional Artist Bios
~~Khromata (Iboga Records)
A world of sound at her fingertips, Khromata stands in the vanguard of storytelling and sensory manipulation in the modern era. With a finger on the pulse of the global electronica scene, she draws the essence of tech-driven psychedelic music to the surface with DJ sets inspired by the sounds of the underground.
Following years of experience playing shows and festivals around the world, Khromata now brings her versatile and spirited approach to sound weaving to Iboga Records. Driven by fun, energy and technical purity, she cannot be summarized by any single set or sound, making every Khromata performance an intoxicating, one-of-a-kind experience.
~~Gizma (Spun Records)
Spun Records is proud to present the mesmerizing sounds of Gizma. Originally from Mexico, and now based in San Francisco; Gizma is a DJ, producer, and sound designer, who started djing 13 years ago and learned electronic music production at the Pyramind Studios in San Francisco, CA.She was part of the Psy-Sisters Collective in 2017, and is became a Spun Records label DJ in 2018.
Her performances are described as storytelling that guide the dance-floor through psychedelic, progressive and techno infused high energy soundscapes with twists of organic melodic sounds. Gizma can effortlessly moves from one genre to another - with the element of surprise always being present.
~~DJ Takho (Jizzuz Records)
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~~Sam Lewis (Workmhole, MalLabel)
Sam has many years of experience playing music under varied projects (formerly Masteck & Samsquatch as well as a member of the band Elephant with Seanote & Elefant Doc) which has brought him to play many of the best festivals & club nights across California & internationally. As an integral part of the San Francisco Bay Area crew, Wormhole, as well as joining MalLabel in 2020 to head A&R & events on top of being involved with many other festival & events, he is exposed to some of the most cutting edge music on a regular basis - which is apparent in his sets. Sam Lewis is constantly exploring styles & flavors of music in his studio & in this set he will be taking us through his unreleased psytechno project which includes collaborations with Australia's Max Von aka Bumble in to the dub & bassy styles he is synonymous with - all with a psychedelic spice.