SATURDAY MARCH 19, 2011

GO-GO MINI MINI YE YE

LIFE
2 - 4 Old Street * London * EC1V 9AA
Nearest tube: Old Street or Barbican
8 pm til 2 am, Free

Join the party where you time trip to hip Showa 40's era (1966 - 1975) Japan, Go-Go Mini Mini Yeye comes back to LIFE once again.

DJ Shintaro Taketani: Has selectively organized events with Japanese concepts (Darlin' of Discotheque with Yasuharu Konishi etc) and DJed at Tokyo Life Festival (2000), NME Awards (1998) and Vintage Festival (at Goodwood 2010). Own radio show RADIO MISO (Resonance FM, 2005 - 2007 http://www.mixcloud.com/shintarotaketani/

Plus guest DJ Sheila Burgel: Girl-Pops-Historian + compiler of the landmark 60's Japanese girlie pop compilation Nippon Girls (Big Beat Records). Playing her collection of rare records found in Nishi-Shinjuku (mecca of vintage records). The first lady of mini mini!

Visuals by Mini Mini Vision

Life serves fine Sushi and bar menu (last order at 10:30PM). Try Shochu, Plum Wine and Atsukan (hot sake).

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