Shadow Dancer, Altern-8, Mark Archer, AGT Rave Cru, Justin Paton
Making their debut at I LOVE ACID, Manchester duo Shadow Dancer comprises of two brothers, Paul and Al Farrier. Blasting onto the scene in 2006 with their debut single Dirt Box, their eponymous EP on Boysnoize Records in 2007 won them fans such as Mr. Oizo, Erol Alkan and 2manyDJs.
As well as Boys Noize himself they have remixed acts such as Chromeo, Gonzales, Zombie Nation and Damian Lazarus, and taken their dynamic, beat-driven sound across Europe, Australia, Asia and North America.
MARK ARCHER (ALTERN 8)
As far as rave legends go, you won’t find many higher up the list than Mark Archer. Founding member of Bizarre Inc, one half of Nexus 21 and Altern8, and also recorded solo under a plethora of monikers such as DJ Nex, Trackman, Mark II, and Slo Moshun… Mark is quite simply one of the most important and influential dance music producers of the last two decades.
Still writing and DJing out across the globe, everything from jacking acid, classic techno, funk, hardcore, hip-hop, and of course his most notorious speciality genre: Old Skool Rave – Mark Archer is a resident at London’s I Love Acid, and also a regular guest at top music events such as Bangface, Sonar Festival, Fantazia, and many more…
Mark Archer @ I Love Acid back in 2009: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iCZS771rXMA
AGT RAVE CRU
I Love Acid hosts & residents, AGT run at a hundred-tracks-an-hour on stage, mashing up rave anthems, acid house, old skool classics, 80's electro, and whatever else happens to be tickling them at the time...all at lightning speed without ever missing a beat.
Check this video of I Love Acid to see just what to expect: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hXQd93m-I9E&fmt=22
Warmup DJ support from local Justin Paton
a hidden gem of a venue nestled underneath Shepherds Bush Green (down the stairs, in the park!)
opposite Shepherds Bush Tube Station (central line / overground, zone 2)
friendly staff & security
pub priced bar all night - no ripoff club prices
Turbosound hi-light rig on the dancefloor
chillout lounge & seperate dancefloor
* smoking area