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Monday Mix - Danny Daze Live @ Griessmuehle [Berlin]

Couldn’t be more thankful to have Danny Daze here on Saturday with Honey Dijon and Hugo Ball’s own Sevron. Take a listen to Danny’s set from Griessmuehle earlier this year and get an idea of what’s in store. Tickets are available right here: http://bit.ly/2yGTbx4…

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Monday November 20th


Monday Mix - Octo Octa for Groove Mag

Octo Octa is no stranger to our room, but what we love about her appearances is that she typically brings us very special LIVE SETS. As you all well know, a live set is its own special entity, the likes of which will never be replicated again, which makes this coming Friday night a real special treat.…

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Monday October 23rd


Monday Mix - The Black Madonna @ Lente Kabinet Festival

What can we say about our beloved Black Madonna? From resident to talent buyer to world-traveler; we’ve known her for many a long year. That’s why we’re so very excited to host her back in Chicago this Saturday night at Hugo Ball!…

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Monday October 16th


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