Friday and Saturday nights through November, Le Faubourg Lounge Bar is where you will find some of the finest DJs in Europe, stepping behind the decks. The tunes flow freely, as do the cocktails and excellent wines, helping set the mood for whatever you weekend plans may be.
Friday 3rd November Nathan Davidowicz
With a passion for collecting vinyl and creating graphics, Italian/Israeli DJ Nathan Dawidowicz has eclectic taste and a distinctive style that will move your body, mind and soul.
Saturday 4th November Hara Katsiki
Hara Katsiki from Birds and Bells is best known for sexy beach sounds, with disco and electronic stylings interlaced together. Her style was developed in the Athens club scene and the foundations of her music today are in moody electronic blends of lounge, deep house and slow motion disco. Her sexy lounge music has been a hit at festivals and events across Europe and she has spent more than a decade of her career holding court at clubs in Athens and the Greek Islands. You can tune in to her magic on soundcloud.
Friday 10th November DJ Vela
DJ Vela is no stranger to the Sofitel and she comes to us on Friday the 10th. She is co-founder of the Dangerous Drums record label and party series and is also known for her monthly radio show on BLN FM. The Berlin based DJ has a love of dance music and super techfunk sets. She has played across the globe including clubs and festivals in India, Japan, Brazil, and the USA, and toured widely across Europe.
Saturday 11th November Ekkohaus
Old school club sounds meet house and techno blends. Lines are blurred and samples are aplenty as Ekkohaus joins us again at Le Faubourg. He will fill your Saturday night with all the sounds you need and transport you to the place you need to be the most. Check him out here on soundcloud.
Friday 17th November DJ Jauche
DJ Jauche has a solid reputation from his legendary residencies at Walfisch in the late 80’s, as well as being the brother of THAT doorman – Sven Marquardt from Berghain. On Friday 17th you can see some real Berlin artistry in action with this DJ considered a local institution.
Saturday 18th November Danny Russell
Honing his skills on the underground scene of Manchester, Danny Russell’s been a constant feature at many of the city’s most reputable venues from The Attic and Zumbar to Bluu and Sankeys. With a musical maturity advanced beyond his years his sets are energetically delivered with a tight precision that amalgamates Balearic house and deep disco into one sizzling blend of sounds.
An ardent vinyl collector since ’97 his musical philosophy is built upon robust and creative foundations. Favourite imprints include such bastions of sounds as Sound Signature, Disco Deviance, Rüf kütz, West End, Salsoul, Balihu and Tommy Boy. Whilst as a DJ he’s been capturing the mood of the dancefloor since ’98 and putting this crate digging talents to work as a proud ‘Audio Architect’.
Friday 24th November Clarice
A real life Berliner is a rare thing these days but Clarice is exactly that and she brings more than 15 years on the boards to her set on Friday 24th November. If you love the classics from blues and funk to soul and film, then Clarice’s blend of music history with today’s pop classics will be your perfect night out. Previously seen at Soho House, Cookies, Berlinale closing parties and Bar Tausend. Check out her Soundcloud here.
Saturday 25th November Joie Iacano
Get ready to be dazzled on Saturday 25th as the sparkling talents of New York born, Berlin based multi disciplinary artist and DJ Joie Iacano hit the decks. Joie is from the renowned Birds and Bells DJ management team in Berlin.
To get that Le Faubourg feeling, check out the Sofitel’s soundcloud featuring some of these artists along with a few other surprises. Friday and Saturday nights from 9pm in Le Faubourg Lounge Bar.