Do Not Sit on the Furniture continues to gain steam in the vast nightlife landscape of Miami. Recently named the best nightclub in Miami by the Miami New Times, Do Not Sit on the Furniture upholds a tried and true ethos when it comes to house and techno, and is a haven for those in search of the essential musical vibe. Last month the intimate Miami venue saw the likes of Droog, Lake People, and Eelke Kleijn take over the decks, and the August schedule at Do Not Sit on the Furniture maintains the consistency with deep sonic journeys. Here’s some of the highlights for August…
As a staple on labels like Liebe Detail and the iconic Watergate, Matthias Meyer has had the opportunity to spread his sound to dance floors far and wide. Matthias Meyer captures the melodic hypnotism of electronic music while still providing a solid foundation of grooves for the journey to unfold throughout a night. His sound will be welcomed with open arms, and attendees can expect a serious night of music at Do Not Sit on the Furniture. Matthias Meyer will also have additional support from Do Not Sit on the Furniture resident duo, Surreal Flight.
Following the festivities with Matthias Meyer the night before will be Gazaa and Yanik Coen. Each posses an astute sense of the dance floor when it comes to house and techno, and together they will show just how far they can take a dance floor musically.
When it comes to sonic complexities, Arthur Oskan is a master of the game. His productions span the borders of deep electronica which makes for soothing listening outside the club, but Oskan also has a keen sense for reading dance floors. Being one of the best and most intimate clubs in Miami, one can be sure that Arthur Oskan will channel this unique energy and re-release it to the dance floor in the form of ethereal beats and grooves for the night.
Saeed Younan has made his rounds over the years and has justifiably earned his spot amongst groove royalty. As the pioneer behind Younan Music, Saeed has developed a sound of tech house fueled by tribal rhythms and organic grooves that find a perfect home on the dance floor. This sound is more than welcome in a city like Miami, and his appearance at Do Not Sit on the Furniture is sure to be a groove filled adventure.
Hailing from France, Jennifer Cardini has had a rising career in dance music with appearances at famed institutions such as Panorama Bar, Fabric, and Trouw in Amsterdam before it’s closing. This doesn’t come as a coincidence either; her music takes on various forms and is often expressed through a variety of sounds ranging from techno and house to progressive and electronica. A wide range of tastes can lead to great DJ sets, and Jennifer Cardini is perfect for an intimate weekend at Do Not Sit on the Furniture.
Yokoo is an artist that is starting to carry a lot of weight within underground dance music. As a recent staple in the All Day I Dream roster, Yokoo has been showcasing his groovy, thought-provoking grooves from New York to Los Angeles. Come the end of August the dance floor at Do Not Sit on the Furniture will be taking the musical journey with him for a dreamy night of dance music.
Saturday August 29th: Do Not Sit on the Furniture with Sahar Z
Sahar Z is an artist that accurately represents how amazing the “progressive” genre can be. With regular releases on major progressive labels such as Lost & Found and Sudbeat, Sahar Z has tapped into the musical and spiritual energy of the genre. From festival stages to intimate venues like Do Not Sit on the Furniture, Sahar Z has no boundaries and is ready to close out the end of the month in style.