Wasabi Disco

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Vinyl snobs and digital delights: music moguls on how they listen

13 Nov 2015

Nick Stewart, Kris Wasabi, Reuben Zopa Tighe Polarbear share their opinions on music consumption

We have access to the widest plethora of music outlets, platforms, and formats in history. But what do your decisions around music purchase, download and organisation suggest about your relationship with music? We can now choose to stream music: YouTube…

Opinion: Nothing Ever Happens Here?

23 Mar 2015

Edinburgh’s often accused of being a city where nothing, musically, ever happens. A few independent

Nicholas Herd, who’s been running the independent gig promoting outfit Braw Gigs out of Edinburgh for the past eight years, rounds up fellow gig promoters and club organisers who are making Edinburgh's music scene.

Daniel Avery and Twitch guest at Edinburgh club night Wasabi Disco

7 Aug 2013

The leftfield techno producer and Optimo DJ play back-to-back set at Sneaky Pete's

There's a certain scene emerging at the moment but no one has given it a name yet,' explains Daniel Avery ahead of his set at Wasabi Disco. 'It's rooted in techno but is as inspired by Kevin Shields' [My Bloody Valentine] psychedelic drones, Neu!'s…

Crate digging: Kris Wasabi (Wasabi Disco) gives us a peek at his playlist

1 Mar 2011

Featuring Moodymann, The Dirtbombs, Cottam and more

‘The original Moodymann ‘Freeki Mutha Fucker (Juan Atkins remix)’ (KDJ) is amazingly sleazy, total boner disco. This remix is straight out of Detroit so it adds action strings and a nice synth line, without losing the hypnotic sleaze of the original.

The List: 25 Years - A night at the Arches, Glasgow featuring Errors, King Creosote and Come on Gang!

5 Oct 2010

Event celebrates 25th anniversary of The List Magazine

After 25 years of writing about other people's events, we've decided to put on our own... and it's been worth the wait. We're taking over The Arches for one Friday night only, showcasing the best of Scottish culture, including many of favourite bands…

Devil Disco Club host HRH, Simonotron and Kris Wasabi

7 Jul 2010

The Trouble duo of Hobbes and Erik d’Viking welcome us back for yet more seedy backstreet disco thrills and edgy glamour, courtesy of brand new Edinburgh electro-pop band HRH and regular DJs Simonotron (Club For Heroes) and Kris Wasabi (Wasabi Disco)…

Wasabi Disco

19 Nov 2009

Raw like sushi

‘I left Edinburgh to live in Glasgow about four years ago,’ says Kris Walker, promoter and resident DJ at Sneaky Pete’s Wasabi Disco, ‘and the Edinburgh I see now is completely different to the one I left behind. The club scene in the city’s really…