Concerts

Tonight: Sub.Mission DJ battle at Cervantes

Though our rather tepid winter has finally been knocked on its ass by below-zero temperatures, it's hardly an excuse to stay inside. Even if school closed or you found it impossible to get into the office today, think of the warmth a little womp-womp could provide.

Tonight, local dubstep collective Sub.Mission presents the first installment of a month-long series of DJ battles at Cervantes'. Headlined each Tuesday by a Sub.Mission resident -- this week it's Dodger -- the event gives up-and-comers a chance on the decks to showcase what they've got.

Here's how it works: Each DJ has a thirty-minute slot at the beginning of the night, from 9 to 11 p.m. Club-goers are asked to sign in for which DJ they came to see, and matched up with the general response of the audience, the top hype-drawer will get a longer set later in the evening.

You don't have to know a DJ, however, to warm yourself with a little bass -- so shake the icicles our of your hair and get your brap on with Sub.Mission. The event is free for those 21 and up, and $5 for those under.

Tonight's Lineup :

01:00 a.m. - Battle Winner Victory Lap 12:00 a.m. - Dodger 11:00 p.m. - Hiska 10:30 p.m. - Thorazine 10:00 p.m. - Carotid 09:30 p.m. - Urban 09:00 p.m. - Moocah King

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Bree Davies is a multimedia journalist, artist advocate and community organizer born and raised in Denver. Rooted in the world of Do-It-Yourself arts and music, Davies co-founded Titwrench experimental music festival, is host of the local music and comedy show Sounds on 29th on CPT12 Colorado Public Television and is creator and host of the civic and social issue-focused podcast, Hello? Denver? Are You Still There? Her work is centered on a passionate advocacy for all ages, accessible, inclusive, non-commercial and autonomous DIY art spaces and music venues in Denver.
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