The party will run the Basement on Thursdays, with Margaret Dygas, Thomas Melchior and Barac also featuring.
The party started life in the summer of 2015 with a handful of slots in Sankeys' third room, Spectrum, followed by some bigger events during the quieter winter months. This will be its first full summer residency, taking over the Basement while Carl Craig's Detroit Love venture oversees the club's other main room, The Lab. The sound downstairs will be mostly minimal-leaning house and techno, with Rhadoo and Guido Schneider kicking things off earlier than usual on May 12th. The first of five Thomas Melchior dates comes on May 19th, when he'll join Janina and Archie Hamilton, followed by an event on the 26th with Shlomi Aber.
June features some of the sound's biggest names, with slots for Petre Inspirescu on the 2nd, Barac on the 9th, Binh, Francesco Del Garda and Julian Perez on the 16th, and Melchior and Steve O'Sullivan (who will play live) on the 23rd. On the 30th, recent RA feature subject Vera tops the bill alongside Alexandra. Margaret Dygas will DJ on July 28th, before August hosts Vera and Eli Verveine on the 11th, Dorian Paic on the 18th and Barac on the 25th.
Remaining highlights include a live set from resurgent Berlin duo Cab Drivers on September 1st alongside Binh, a headline DJ set from Praslesh, AKA Praslea and Raresh, on September 8th, and Fumiya Tanaka on September 29th. Except for Janina, the closing party lineup is still TBA.
Tickets to Unusual Suspects are available here on RA.
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