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Thursday May 21st
Abducted Sessions with
QUADRANT & IRIS / DIOPTRICS / ALFONZ DELAMOTA / SELEKTA STEEL
10PM // 21+  Friday May 22nd
At TV Lounge: 2458 Grand River Rd. in Detroit
SMART BAR X RESIDENT ADVISOR X TV LOUNGE OPENING PARTY & BBQ WITH
DAVID MORALES / BICEP / DEREK PLASLAIKO / THE BLACK MADONNA / MICHAEL SERAFINI / OLIN / SHADY P & THE FRIEND / STEVE MIZEK & SAVILE / REMOTE VIEWING PARTY
$10 Limited Early Bird Presale - $20 Advance - $25 Night Of // 8PM // 21+ Friday May 22nd
Honey Soundsystem presents Generators: Chapter 3 with
JOSH CHEON / BÉZIER
$13 Before Midnight, $15 After // 10PM // 21+ Saturday May 23rd
TERI BRISTOL AND PSYCHO-BITCH [ALL NIGHT LONG]
$7 Before Midnight, $10 After Midnight // 10PM // 21+  Sunday May 24th
Queen! and Def Mix Productions welcome
DAVID MORALES
MICHAEL SERAFINI / GARRETT DAVID
$15 Adv - $20 Day Of // 10PM // 21+

Monday Mix: Bicep

On Friday 5/22, Smart Bar travels to Detroit to host a Movement Opening BBQ with Resident Advisor. The show goes down at TV Lounge, and features a ton of awesome talent, including DAVID MORALES, DEREK PLASLAIKO, THE BLACK MADONNA, OLIN, MICHAEL SERAFINI and many more!…

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Monday May 18th


Monday Mix: Jeff Derringer For Don't Trust Humans

This week’s mix comes to you from Oktave resident Jeff Derringer, who enters the last in the month-long, Chicago-focused series by our friends at Don’t Trust Humans (Sassmouth and Olin previously appeared). This mix finds Jeff diving deep for a late-night, headphones affair.…

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Monday May 11th


Monday Mix: Eric Cloutier at Unit Club

Detroit native, Bunker resident, Berlin ex-pat: Eric Cloutier has done it all. The popular selector returns to Smart Bar on Saturday, May 9th as part of the next Oktave bill. In preparation, enjoy a mix from Eric playing at Unit Club in Tokyo last fall, just before he guested once again at the legendary Labyrinth Festival.…

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Monday May 4th


Monday Mix: Matrixxman for Slam Radio

We’re hosting a showcase this Friday night for revered indie/electronic label Ghostly International, with featured guests Mark E and Matrixxman (our own Studio Casual plays support). We couldn’t be more excited to have this show at Smart Bar, and to celebrate we are posting a recent mix from Matrixxman for the Slam Radio podcast series.…

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Monday April 27th


Smart Bar Presents: Alive Thursdays

Smart Bar is proud to present ALIVE THURSDAYS, a new series of events focusing on live performance. Alive Thursdays kicks off on April 30th with R&S Records artist Lone, and continues on May 7th with Modern Love’s Andy Stott. On May 17th, we host Basic Channel legend Moritz Von Oswald.…

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Wednesday April 22nd


Monday Mix: Sassmouth for Don't Trust Humans

Smart Bar resident Sassmouth drops the next mix in Chicago-based blog Don’t Trust Humans’ series focusing on Chicago-based selectors and artists. Sassmouth (aka Sam Kern) will be making her next Smart Bar appearance this Friday, 4/24, along with Omar S and Christina Chatfield.…

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Monday April 20th


Monday Mix: Olin for Don't Trust Humans

This week’s mix is delivered by Smart Bar resident and all-around über talent Olin (known to friends as Jason Garden). Olin has quietly been making big strides in the local and national dance music community – recently he released a new 12″ on the highly respected Argot label (with sometimes creative partner Savile), as well as traveling to San Francisco’s As You Like It event to rep the Argot label with Steve Mizek and The Black Madonna.…

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Monday April 13th