Asian Vision Presents RayRay With Lincey (Friday, Jan 20)

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Besides kicking off the year with two new hip-hop programmes, Zouk is teaming up with top regional clubs in Asia, such as Piccadilly in Osaka and Myst in Taipei, to kickstart an exciting new series of parties. Asian Vision is billed as a bi-monthly party featuring top Asian DJs and our own resident experts, and the inaugural edition features Taiwanese DJ RayRay (above), who specialises in open-format music ranging from hip-hop to EDM and Miami bass to tech house. She’ll be spinning with Zouk’s very own Lincey. 3C River Valley Road, $30 for ladies and $35 for men

1920s Oriental Glamour (Friday, Jan 20)

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1-Altitude has partnered cognac house Hennessy to usher in Chinese New Year with a themed party (“Old Shanghai nostalgia”). Resident DJs Leonard T and Jack T will be delivering their signature hip hop and progressive EDM beats, while the party continues from 10pm onwards at Altimate. 1 Raffles Place, 6pm till late, $40 cover charge (including one house pour and one Shanghai Mix cocktail)


Gallery & Co’s 1st Anniversary Party (Thursday, Jan 26)

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The hip retail space at the National Gallery is turning one, and their anniversary bash will see a whole host of activities for folks who love having a good time. Daryl C of Darker Than Wax’s signature funk, disco and jazz-infused deep house beats will keep spirits high, and if you need further incentive, you get to enjoy 20 per cent off retail and food, and join exciting giveaways, too. 1 St Andrew’s Road,  admission is free


No Frills Just Thrills Party (Thursday, Jan 26)

singapore parties Tapas bar and restaurant HopHeads, which moved to a bigger space last November, aims to provide budding Singapore DJs with a platform to showcase their music. The upcoming session will feature DJ KRSTN’s (above) futuristic and experimental beats, DJ Nevur’s hiphop tunes and DJ Saggio’s nostalgia-tinged song selections. 178 Clemenceau Ave, from 9pm, admission is free


Team Nervous Presents Chanca & Julien Brochard (Saturday, Jan 28)

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Image: Julien Brochard’s Facebook

DJ Chanca from Amsterdam-based crew Team Nervous, alongside French DJ Julien Brochard, will be spinning their electrifying mixes at the recently re-opened Kilo Lounge. Sounds like a great way to usher in the Chinese New Year weekend. 21 Tanjong Pagar Road, from 10pm, admission is free


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