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Bring On the Gold!

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It’s been a busy week in preparation for the 2009 LovEvolution (previously LoveFest.) Solid Gold Jacuzzi is ramping up for an amazing float full of epic music and epic surprises. In addition to the gold madness at Civic Center, Solid Gold Jacuzzi is also teaming up with Om Records for an afterparty at Mezzanine! This party is not to be missed! The lineup includes Trackademicks, LA Riots, Amp Live, DJ Heather, K Flay, Shane King, Eric Sharp, Nisus, Morale, Swayzee, Sleazemore, DJ Fluid and Alvaro Velilla! CRAZY! Prepare yourself and bring on the Gold!

The Solid Gold JaCREWzzi and theProjects have poured blood sweat and tears into an amazingly, viral ball of gold video madness! You might want to sit down:

So please join us next Saturday, October 3rd at Civic Center on the Gold Jacuzzi float at LovEvolution, and the GoldPlay afterparty at Mezzanine, and be sure to RSVP Here!

Can’t wait…it’s gonna be gold!

Nisus: Last Night a DJ Saved My Life

picture-9For the second local feature this month, theProjects and Blasthaus resident DJ Nisus has been featured in SF Station’s Last Night a DJ Saved My Life. In the interview, Nisus elaborates on topics such as the meaning behind the name Nisus, the development of his sound, and his local inspirations. Check out the article on  SF Station and be sure to download Nisus‘ new podcast Bass Grenade (guaranteed to cause a rave in your office and/or home).

Disco Vs Dubstep: Music Moving Forward

After more than a year of electronic music confusion, with electro going out, controllerism coming in and big room bass taking over, Hacksaw Entertainment has taken the first step toward the next big movement. Finally, electronic music in San Francisco has found a groove amidst the choas of genre confusion, dying blogs, and the sub-optimal economy.

Hacksaw Entertainment’s new weekly, Disco VS Dubstep, focuses on uniting the scene and bringing in all the best Disco and Dubstep DJs. There will be two rooms bumping beats from amazing producers. Bringing in DJs like B. Bravo, Salve, White Girl Lust, Vin Sol, Derrick Love, Kush Arora, Lexxus, Sam Supa, Sergio and more!

Get ready for Bass, get ready for Breaks, get ready for Disco!!! The best news is, its 18 plus! So bring your barely legal girlfriend, her little sister and their babysitter because this party is going to put San Francisco back on the map!

It all starts tonight, Wednesday August 26th at Poleng! Visit for more info. And check out the video flier we made:

New Artist Showcase: Son Le

sonleshowtheProjects is pleased to present photographer Son Le’s Summer Show. The gallery show will take place Saturday, August 22 at 360 Space (5th and Folsom) at 5:00PM. Son’s pieces will be displayed on hand-built gallery walls, specifically designed to complement Sons’ unique photographic style of all natural lighting, spacious compositions and diptychs.

Stop by the 360 Space on Saturday and support San Francisco’s artists! Wine and cocktails will be served.

Nisus Featured on SF Weekly’s AllShookDown

In light of his recent triumphant return to San Francisco after a 1300 mile ride through Europe (CD’s in tow and DJing along the way) theProjects resident DJ Nisus has been featured in the SF Weekly blog AllShookDown. Nisus discusses his cross-continental DJing adventure, SF’s unnecceasry crackdown on parties, as well as his ultimate club night entailing “monster truck spitting flames…Mr. Oizo…and a helicopter engine sound system.”

Click here to read the full story. You can also check out Nisus’ new Portable Sunsets remix BDSM With Me here.

Jack Beats SF Debut w/ Sticky K, Nisus, Sleepyhead and more!

Hacksaw Entertainment and Rich DDT are joining up to bring the UK’s own JACK BEATS to San Francisco for the first time ever, along with San Francisco’s own STICKY K! Jack Beats are veteran producers Plus One and Beni G, and chances are you have already had your guts flung out by their remix of TC & Caspa’s whomping dancefloor smasher “Where’s My Money.” Sticky K is newly signed to Dubsided, along side producers such as Switch, Herve, Sinden and Nadastrom.

After two months in Europe, theProject’s own DJ NISUS will be spinning some brand new electro fidget bangers mixed with dangerously dirty French disco and lazer chainsaw hysteria. Also DJing will be SLEEPYHEAD [Frite Nite/SexyTime], ATIMATIK [Opulent Temple], INFLUENCE vs PIRATA [Strategik], TEK FREAKS [Cosmic Selector + Jeff Taisch of Opulent Temple], RICH DDT [LoveTech/Nexus/Dodocalypse]  and of course the infamous BOGL + DIALS [Facemelt/Soundpieces/Symbiosis].

Live VJ performance by CSTNG SHDWS  will be projected onto a giant weather balloon! Rich DDT’s TIME MACHINE will be transporting beats from the future all night long. With both floors open, a brand new soundsystem and a totally redone DJ booth, Paradise Lounge will be bumping solid from 9:30PM to 3AM.

And if that just isn’t enough, stick around for the Party Bus, shuttling party eager players to a SECRET UNDERGROUND AFTERPARTY (email for info.)

It’s all happening this Friday!

Jack Beats & Sticky K @ Paradise Lounge

1501 Folsom St, San Francisco
9:30-3AM; $7 presale, $10 at the door

Solid Gold Jacuzzi Party @ Supperclub Goes Off!

If you were at the Solid Gold Party, a fundraiser for the 2009 Lovefest float, you witnessed the choas and calamity that ensued. With an incredible DJ lineup featuring Cocheze, Nisus, Sleazemore, Rchrd Oh!?, Shane King, Morale, Eric Sharp, and LA’s Heist DJ’s, the jams were booming all night.

San Franpsycho came out and did some live screen printing and of course, there was the Jacuzzi nestled in its gold throne, bubbling with soothingly warm water all night.

Plus, everybody was painted gold. Pretty much one of the most memorable parties in San Francisco. Stay tuned for whats coming next for Solid Gold, you won’t want to miss it!

Video by miss carmen

dance.repeat Video with Nadastrom!

theProjects have just completed the video flier for Hacksaw Entertainments’ new monthly party dance.repeat. This month, Nadastrom will make their SF debut at the Paradise Lounge with a two-turntable set, along with Sleazemore, and theProjects residents Lazer Sword and DJ Nisus. Saturday, April 3 @ the Paradise Lounge. Video by miss carmen Tickets at

19heron Underground Party


In collaboration with Beer and Rap, theProjects presents 19heron, an underground warehouse party in San Francisco’s SOMA district. With a full bar, packed dance floor and an epic lineup, this party will be the first of many! Featuring DJ’s Rob No Borders, Joe Banks, Lazer Sword, Cobra Krames and theProjects residents DJ’s Dials, Nisus and Shane King.