Yves Saint Laurent – the original troubled designer. Photo: Haw-lin 1. John Galliano-mania has gone about as far as it can go, with tens of thousands of mainstream news stories (it even made the 6:00pm rounds here in New Zealand), and every person with internet access sharing their opinions, thoughts and conspiracy theories on the matter. Rather than adding to the pile, here’s the best piece I’ve seen written thus far, from The New Yorker: “It has been nearly a decade since I wrote a Profile of Galliano for this magazine. I lost track of him long ago. But whenClick to Continue!
Poster: Katherine Lowe Continuing this crazy Christmas party filled week, come to D.O.C. Bar on K Road tonight – DJ Darkness Brothers (aka me and Anouk Rondel) are throwing a little bash. HOLLA! I LIKE YOU!Click to Continue!
Everybody’s favourite inappropriately named Wednesday night party is finishing 2010 with a big bang tonight. Starting off with Kieran Madden (95Bfm’s new Drive Show host), then Architect DJs (party starters), then sisters/babes MayaVanya, and finally DJ Darkness Brothers (aka me and Anouk Rondel). We’re starting at 2:30am so don’t be leaving too early! All free of charge, from 9:00pm at Flight Lounge tonight. I LIKE YOU!Click to Continue!
Photos: Katherine Lowe File this one under things NOT to do two days after you’ve had your wisdom teeth pulled. Last night Anouk and I (aka DJ Darkness Brothers) played Holy F*** end of exams edition. Imagine a small, hot, dark room filled with hundreds of heaving 18-21 year olds. Now double it and add a couple of older dudes (here’s looking at you, Marc Moore and Steve Dunstan, holla!), throw in some banging, angry hip hop and watch the pandemonium unfold. It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Sure I popped a few stitches,Click to Continue!
Ever since I deejayed for the first time a couple of Wednesdays ago, I’ve had the hankering to get in there and do it again. Well tonight’s the night, DJ Darkness Brothers are getting back in the game. From 10-12pm we’ll be playing the greatest club bangers of all time – from Lil Wayne to Kanye, Jay Z to Timbaland, Busta Rhymes to Ludacris, with a little Beyonce, Eve and Justin Timberlake thrown in for the ladies. 10-12pm at Flight Lounge. SHAWTY WANNA THUG? I LIKE YOU!Click to Continue!