On Saturday evening I headed to the “ex-Cotton Club” (apparently it’s got licensing for the occasional gig) to see a Stet gig featuring Kode9 (Rephlex/Hyperdub) & Daddi Gee at Stet. They played fairly late on in the night, mainly due to the fact that there was literally no-one there for the first two and a half hours except me. And it was damn cold! I froze my arse off having checked my coat into the cloakroom right at the start. Had to dance wearing my scarf to keep warm. Eventually around 40 or so other people arrived and things started to heat up in more than once sense. Kode9’s music was Grime/Dubstep, which as far as I can tell equates to a mix of Two-Step & Jungle with some of the brokenness of IDM (i.e., kind of dirty/droney/catchy electronic) with some poetic/spoken-word lyricism from Daddi Gee. After they’d finished, the Stet DJs played some enjoyable funky electro shit. Needless to say, Stet101 has made my list of events I can’t miss.
Afterwards I made my way through snow showers to
P.S. Why does this piece of shit WordPress script keep posting to LiveJournal when I’ve not hit publish, then not post to LiveJournal when I do?!