ATLAS: Post-National Bass Dance Party : Saturday, May 12th

ATLAS {Post-National Bass} Dance Party

Now in its NINTH year

with resident DJs Anjali, E3 and The Incredible Kid

Saturday, May 12th, 2012

The longest-running club night in the history of Holocene, featuring
musical genres such as: Arabic Hip Hop, Balkan Beats, Bhangra, Dubstep, Kuduro, Merengue Urbano, Reggada, Reggaeton,
3Ball, Urban Desi, and 4th World Bass.

ATLAS is Holocene’s longest-running dance party, inaugurated in November of 2003 and still going hard. Hosted six times a year by resident DJs Anjali, E3 and The Incredible Kid, ATLAS is a one-of-a-kind post-national bass party that unleashes dancefloor mayhem from across the globe. Hosted by the crew that first introduced Portland club audiences to genres such as 2step/Dubstep, Balkan Beats, Bhangra, Dembow, Dubstep, Urban Desi, Funk Carioca, Kuduro, Merengue Urbano, Rai’n’B, Reggada, Reggaeton, 3Ball, Cumbia Nueva and Tropical, ATLAS continues to blaze trails in international bass music for one of the most diverse nights & crowds in town.

21 and over / Holocene – 1001 SE Morrison

photo by tracy harrison


DJ E3 got some shine from the Willamette Week.

The Willamette Week wrote the following article in honor of our three year anniversary: Geography of Dance

Anjali, The Incredible Kid (Andaz) & E3 (Systemwide Soundsystem, BSI Records & Bassism veteran) team up to bring you Portland’s first truly global dance night – featuring classic and contemporary beats from all corners, all calculated to keep you moving.

A few of the guests we have hosted at ATLAS over the years:
State of Bengal, Toy Selectah, Joro Boro, Maga Bo, DJ Marcelinho da Lua, Chief Boima, Maneesh the Twister & Ferhan Qureshi (Dhamaal Sound System), Soul Salaam, Sujinho, Alter Echo, DJ Rekha, Poirier, Zuzuka Poderosa & Chaach!!!



photo by tracy harrison

photo by tracy harrison