The Five Best EDM Shows in OC This Month
Drop The Lime, born Luca Venezia
Just when you thought festival season was over and the surge of electronic dance music events had come to a halt, 2013 has kicked off into high gear with sick shows every week. We already know holidays are big for EDM DJs to ensure a gig, but what about during off months like in January? Well let's just say that dance music fans love to party because the amount of shows in OC from now until Winter Music Conference is only growing right here in our own backyard. We broke down a list of the five best EDM shows this month to keep you up to date on all of the bacchanals worth buying tickets for.
Mim and Liv Nervo
The Yost Theater
Sunday January 20th
Coming from playing at this years OMFG! NYE day one, LED is bringing the twins back to the Yost Theater in Santa Ana for a night of progressive house and electro beats. Mim and Liv Nervo have proven to be a part of the LED pedigree's who thrown down a sick party with hard hitting dance music that's sure to include their latest hits with famous DJ selectors like their collaboration with Nicky Romero titled "Like Home." Known for their fashionista ways and good looks, the Australian songwriters, producers and DJ's have experienced an unprecedented profile boost being the new COVERGIRL models and only females to break the infamous DJ Mag Top 100 list. If their radio show on Sirius XM NERVOnation is any inclination of what their show will be like, expect a fun eclectic mix of their own originals with today's EDM hits.
4. Justin Martin & Christian Martin
The Yost Theater
Thursday January 17th
White Rabbit's Havoc Thursdays is bringing the Dirtybird label party to OC this Thursday with none other than Justin Martin and his brother Christian Martin. This party has been bringing smiles to the dance-floor for almost a decade in San Francisco and now all over the world. Coming straight off the Holy Ship shenanigans and then Playa Del Carmen for The BPM Festival, Martin is going to bring his infamous bass-lines and signature house sound to our own local watering hole. With support from our local Focus DJs--OC's longest running house club--you can expect nothing but good vibes and wicked groovy tunes. With booty clap remixes and one of the best albums of 2012, Ghettos & Gardens, Justin Martin and the rest of the Dirtybird record label is going to educate the OC crowd on what real San Francisco house music is like.