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Vanilla Spice @ Blue Martini
Wednesday June 7, 2017. Band starts at 8:00 p.m. 21+ event
Vanilla Spice, a locally-based 90’s hip hop cover band, will perform at Blue Martini in Phoenix as part of “True Blue Ladies Night,” which features half price drinks for ladies all night and $5 Tito’s cocktails for all guests. The band will perform at Blue Martini from 8 to 11 p.m. every Wednesday, all summer long.
Living Room Live feat. Vanilla Spice @ W Scottsdale
Every Thursday. Doors at 9:00 p.m. Ages 21+ event
W Scottsdale will be in full swing this Thursday with a performance by Vanilla Spice in the Living Room. For more information please visit, WScottsdaleTickets.com. For VIP table reservations, contact VIP@Triyar.com or call 602.405.0099.
Alborosie @ Livewire
Friday June 9, 2017. Doors open at 7:00 p.m. All-ages event
Alborosie is a talented multi-instrumentalist and vocalist known for his hits, “Rastafari Anthem,” “Kingston Town” and “Call Up Jah.” He recently started his own record label, Forward Recordings. Over the course of his career, Alborosie has performed shows all around the world, including most of Europe, the U.S. and Jamaica. To purchase tickets, or for more information please visit LivewireAZ.com.
Nora En Pure @ Maya Day + Nightclub
Friday June 9, 2017. Doors open at 10:00 p.m. 21+ event
Nora En Pure is a South African-Swiss deep and tech house DJ and producer who began her career in 2009. She is best known for her 2013 hit, “Come With Me.” She is also part of the music group Helvetic Nerds with EDX and Chris Reese. She has released several EPs over the course of her career, the most recent being “Conquer Yosemite” in February of this year. To purchase tickets or more information please visit SLETickets.com or www.MāyāClubAZ.com
DJ Quik @ Livewire
Saturday June 10, 2017. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. 18+ event
David Blake, known by his stage name DJ Quik, is an American hip hop recording artist, DJ and producer. He released his debut album “Quik is the Name” in 1991. The album earned platinum status and featured two Top 20 R&B hits “Tonite” and “Born and Raised in Compton.” His second album “Way 2 Funky” was released the following year, earning gold status. His third studio release, “Safe + Sound,” debuted in 1995, making it to No. 14 on the Billboard 200 and producing singles, “Dollaz & Sense” and “Safe + Sound.” Today, DJ Quik has released a total of nine studio albums. He has collaborated with many renowned musicians throughout the course of his career, including Jay-Z and rap legend, 2Pac. To purchase tickets, or for more information please visit LivewireAZ.com.
Adrian Lux @ Maya Day + Nightclub
Sunday June 11, 2017. Doors open at 12:00 p.m. 21+ event
Adrian Lux, a Grammy-nominated DJ and producer, began his professional music career as one of the leading hip-hop and reggae DJs in Stockholm. He then began moving toward his current electronic music style and in 2010, he released his first single, “Strawberry.” That same year, he released his most popular hit to date, “Teenage Crime,” which was certified Platinum in Australia. Lux released his self-titled debut album in April of 2012, and in 2014 he released the EP, “Make Out.” Also in 2014, he collaborated with Cash Cash on the song, “Bullet.” His most current single, “All Aloud” appeared in January of this year. To purchase tickets or more information please visit SLETickets.com or www.MāyāClubAZ.com