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Smart Bar

wednesday august 20th
Welcome Home Wednesdays with
JAMES CURD sunday august 24th
Queen! with
DIZ / MICHAEL SERAFINI / GARRETT DAVID / SHMOO / CRANBERRY & VODKA / CARLTON BRADLEY
WITH HOST SAL-E saturday august 23rd
MR. SCRUFF (7-HOUR SET) friday august 22nd
DANIEL AVERY
HARRY + JPEG thursday august 21st
#miaparty with
ALFONZ DELAMOTA / DUBGRIND / DIOPTRICS / RIVERMAN / MR. SKRIMSHAW / DEMO CONTEST WINNER / MC QUESTIONMARK / RIFLE MC / MC T.A.E.

Goodbye Kimball Paul

We were deeply saddened to hear that a dear friend and former Metro bouncer, Kimball Paul, has passed away. He was truly a larger-than-life character who made an impact on everyone that he interacted with, whether it was at Metro’s front door or through his work as both a visual and martial artist.

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Thursday August 14th


Mix: Lady D

Check out this all vinyl mix from Lady D in advance of her appearance tomorrow, August 13th at Smart Bar for this week’s edition Welcome Home Wednesday.…

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Tuesday August 12th


Get to Know: Roy Davis Jr

Get to know Roy Davis Jr in advance of his rare appearance at Queen! this Sunday!

What I don’t do, is I don’t over play, I keep myself at a certain distance, so that people have time to miss me, to think about me.

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Friday August 1st


Monday Mix: Orchard Lounge

It takes a special kind of DJ to pull of a 7-hour set like the one Orchard Lounge is going to play this Saturday.  Check out this mix for a taste of what to expect and then grab your ticket for Saturday here.…

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Monday July 28th


Teaser Thursdays: Troy Pierce

The good folks over at Jukely previewed our show with Troy Pierce, saying -

“The Troy Pierce sound is one which has constantly veered from dense, layered and abstract to stripped down, acid infused and pulsing. His sonic palette is one that draws on a wide array of influences and reaches far outside the confines of the studio and into an otherworld entirely.…

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Thursday July 24th


Mix: Chrissy Murderbot does Giorgio Moroder

Fresh off an appearance at Pitchfork Music Festival this weekend, Giorgio Moroder is as hot as he was in 1979.  Dance music savant/encyclopedia Chrissy Murderbot took a crack at mixing together some of his favorite Moroder productions as part of his My Year of Mixtapes project (which is insanely good).  …

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Wednesday July 23rd


Review: Objekt - Baloons (from the Vectors EP)

DJ Objekt aka T. J. Hertz has evolved immensely as a musician over the past several years. What started as a hobby turned into a livelihood, producing a stunning white label and long-lasting collaborations within the musical community. While his earlier work had pop influences, his latest music is a much-welcomed auditory assault.…

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Wednesday July 16th