FRIDAY | JUNE 11
Douglas Plays @ Machu Picchu
Chinese-American experimental musician Douglas Lee (李带果) + Cameron Norton from Australia. RMB30. Starts at 9 p.m.
Fly Me to the Nibiru@ Hemp House
DJ Matt and DJ Cotton Tiger (棉老虎), music style: DUB DNB Breaks. RMB15. Starts at 10 p.m.
Dry? Wet! @ Panda Club
Under the big screen, DJ/MC Marty McFly and "Miss No-pants" DJ Starfukscoffi. On the big screen, South Africa vs. Mexico. Starts at 10 p.m.
SATURDAY | JUNE 12
Original Music Contest @ Sichuan Conservatory of Music
Music contest of Chengdu university students, with opening bands Ashura (阿修罗), Tong Dang (童党), and Tree and Color (树与颜色). Free entrance (get tickets in advance, more info here). Starts at 3 p.m.
Movin' to Night Chengdu @ Panda Club
DJ Ou Yang and DJ Eddie LV from Beijing. RMB20. Starts at 10 p.m.
Kit陈&Leigh巴 @ Machu Picchu
They are the reason why Liangzi and Shiying never play at Machu Picchu. RMB20. Starts at 9:30 p.m.
Organic Life in Chengdu @ Le Café Panam(e)
Meeting and information exchange about food safety and organic food in Chengdu. RMB25 for students, RMB35 for non-students, including a free natural fruit juice. 7 to 9 p.m.
Reggae Party // DJ World Cup @ Hemp House
Representing the U.S.A., DJ Just Charlie and DJ Jovian are Team Disco Death. Representing the U.K. (a temporary alliance between England and Scotland), Team Yo Mo Fo is made up of DJ DBassman and DJ Andy Mac. RMB 25. Starts at 10 p.m.
Oldskool Hiphop @ Le Café Panam(e)
DJ Wu & Guest + VJ. Free entrance. Starts at 10 p.m.
Table Football Match @ Lan Town
Every Saturday night during the World Cup. Starts at 10 p.m.
SUNDAY | JUNE 13
June Mix @ Little Bar
Local rock Tomorrow Wanted (明日之憧), Natural Burning (自然而燃), plus the folk duo who recently have been all over Chengdu—Liangzi (亮子) & Shiying (师颖). Even in this wicked cold summer, Little Bar is certainly hot enough. RMB 30. Starts at 8 p.m.
Somewhere I Have Never Traveled @ 7788 Space
Photographic exhibition from young Chinese artists who were born in late 80s and early 90s. View some of the exhibitors' excellent works here. Free entrance. Through June 13.
Abyss @ Eight and a Half Bar
James Cameron's science fiction. Analysis and discussion after movie. RMB 5. Starts at 2 p.m., Monday, June 14.
Moulin Rouge! @ Elephant Bar
Musical Moulin Rouge! starring Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor. Analysis and discussion after movie. Free entrance. Starts at 2:30 p.m., Monday, June 14.
Tarot Class: Astrology @ Lan Town
Lesson 9. Learn how to read people's minds. RMB10. Starts at 2:30 p.m.
Made in Berlin China Tour @ Little Bar
German electronica band Pitchtuner derive their style from a combination of Basement Jaxx and J-Pop, but they are 100% made in Berlin. With super-popular Dance-rock band Mosaic (马赛克) as their support. RMB40. Starts at 8 p.m., Monday, June 14.
V Night NO.2 Magic Time @ Lan Town
Lan Town weekly music video night. Enigma video collection in 3D. Free entrance. Starts at 9 p.m., Monday, June 14.
International Sachet Festival @ Huang Long Xi Old Town
International music festival at night during the Dragon Boat Festival (端午节), June 14 and 15. Invitation letters are required! But you can get free invitations at Jambo Africa House or Parrot Café.
Living Suggestions from Two Dogs @ Huamei Zixin International Theatre
New comedic play Living Suggestions from Two Dogs (两只狗的生活意见) from Chinese experimental movie/play director Meng Jinghui (孟京辉, Rhinoceros In Love, Chicken Poets). If you need some suggestions for living, maybe this play can help. RMB 100/180/280/380. Starts 8 p.m., From Thursday, June 17 to Sunday, June 20. Internet booking herehere# http://cd.piao.com.cn/ticket_15795.html#.