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Obscura Dance Night Brings Tennis System, Be Forest to Rips Bar

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Typical dance floor during Obscura Dance Night at Rips Bar.

We know you love Saturdays, especially the second Saturdays of the month when Obscura Dance Night takes over Rips Bar in Phoenix. This month’s dance party on, Saturday, Nov. 8, will be prefaced with live performances by Italy’s Be Forest. and Los AngelesTennis System. Doors open at 8 P.M., live music begins at 8:30 P.M., and the dance party starts around 10:30 P.M..

DJ Adrian Flanagan and guest DJs, members of Tennis System, will be tasked with getting people on the dance floor. The 21+ event has no cover before 9 P.M. and tickets are only $5 after 9 P.M..Fans of Obscura know it’s the place to move and groove, mix and mingle, and win tickets, CDs, posters and other goodies.

The theme for this month is Pulp. There will be ticket giveaways to see Pulp: A Film About Life, Death and Supermarkets at Filmbar Phoenix this month. Plus, a supermarket-themed photo booth and Pulp favorites played for dance floor advocates.

Below, find out more about the two bands kicking off the evening’s festivities and don’t forget to RSVP as “going” on Facebook (HERE) to get your first drink for $1!

TENNIS SYSTEM

(Answers by Matty Taylor)

obscura dance night, tennis system live, be forest live, upcoming phoenix events, phoenix events, phoenix dance partiesWhat is one of your “must-get-on-the-dance-floor” songs?
Drake “Worst Behavior”

What is one of your “don’t-change-that-dial” songs?
Kanye West “Touch The Sky”

Can you tell us an interesting fact about your most recent release?
It’s our best one yet and there’s only 500 copies. Go buy it ASAP! 

If you had the opportunity to tour with any LIVING musician(s) in 2015, who would it be?
Drake, Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar

If you had the opportunity to tour with any DEAD musician(s) in 2015, who would it be?
Notorious B.I.G.

What is one album that, in your opinion, everyone should hear at least once?
Yeezus

Describe your music using only three adjectives.
Fvckt. Loud. Insane.


Be Forest.

obscura dance night, tennis system live, be forest live, upcoming phoenix events, phoenix events, phoenix dance partiesWhat is one of your “must-get-on-the-dance-floor” songs?
The Organ “Brother”

What is one of your “don’t-change-that-dial” songs?
Every song of Beach Boys.

Can you tell us an interesting fact about your most recent release?
For our latest release we found inspiration in the atmosphere of the Native Americans.

If you had the opportunity to tour with any LIVING musician(s) in 2015, who would it be?
These New Puritans

If you had the opportunity to tour with any DEAD musician(s) in 2015, who would it be?
Jeff Buckley

What is one album that, in your opinion, everyone should hear at least once?
Souvlaki by Slowdive — one of our favourite albums, ’cause it’s perfect…I wouldn’t change nothing of it.

Describe your music using only three adjectives.
Dreamy, cold and…dreamy.

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