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Monday Mix - Ben Sims for Mumdance on Rinse FM

Here at smartbar, we’re big believers in supporting the dance community through thick and thin. As many of you already know, Oktave Recordsfounder Jeff Derringer has been busy beating cancer for the second time, so in anticipation of that victory we’re going to be donating a portion of the night’s proceeds to Imerman Angels, an organization that provides one-on-one support among cancer fighters, survivors, and caregivers.…

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Monday October 9th


Monday Mix - Anthony Parasole "FACT Mix"

Anthony Parasole is a man who needs no introduction, but we’re not ones to shy away from a good origin story. A longtime fixture in New York’s underground club scene, the Berghain resident’s fusion of street culture and techno tenets consistently challenges dancefloors worldwide.

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Monday September 18th


Monday Mix - Courtesy for Resident Advisor

“Najaaraq Vestbirk, the Copenhagen-based DJ known as Courtesy, has a style defined by dazzling contrasts. Linear beats collide with broken rhythms and ravey breaks. Sinister atmospheres are shot through with streaks of warmth. Scuzzy textures turn ultra-clean from one moment to the next.…

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Monday September 11th


Monday Mix - Carl Craig BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix

Carl Craig doesn’t just blaze trails—he builds whole universes one mix at a time. The Detroit-based producer will be popping into smartbar on September 9 to help us celebrate our 35th anniversary, and we’ll be needing your assistance on the dance floor.

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Monday September 4th


Monday Mix - Oskar Offermann's Resident Advisor Mix

The deep house expert Oskar Offermann is stopping in this Friday night so it seemed only appropriate to share this spacey mix with you all. Dive in and plan to explore the dance floor with us this Friday – no helmets required.…

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Monday August 28th


Monday Mix - Juana "Early In The Morning"

Very excited to have this mix from Juana for Savile’s [service] residency this Friday night. Take a listen to get in the mood and nab your advance tickets while they’re hot. See you on the dancefloor.…

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Monday August 21st


Monday Mix - Sevron for Abstract Science Radio

What can we say about the smartbar resident & Hugo Ball co-creator that hasn’t already been said? Take a listen to Sevron’s mix for Abstract Science Radio and get a feel for what you can expect Friday night when he makes an appearance alongside Subject Detroit alum DJ Bone.…

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Monday August 14th