Sat 17 Nov – SUBS, Re-TROS, hedgehog, RandomK(e)alternate listing
After reading about Beijing’s music scene for a year, I’m finally starting to get out and see what the buzz is all about. Last weekend I caught GuaiLi
and Carsick Cars
at Yugong Yishan, and this weekend I headed out to 2 Kolegas for Random K(e)
This time I managed to talk RR into going with me. I was pretty sure he would enjoy it, and he was such a concert-hound back in LA that he’s been showing symptoms of withdrawal in Beijing. Neither of us had been to this club before, and the address was kind of strange (which is nothing unusual in this town): inside the drive-in cinema on Liangmaqiao Road. Right.
We had the taxi driver drop us off in the middle on Liangmaqiao and started looking for street numbers. It took us a while to find it, but there it was, a drive-in cinema, closed for the season of course. There’s a whole little collection of restaurants and bars inside around a little pond. …