Hear MaDJam, hit a pool party and more in the next 31 days
Time Out Bahrain staff
The return of MaDJam Renowned Lebanese three-way mixer MaDJam is back on the island for a repeat performance at Karma Lounge at Coral Bay in association with Mix FM Beirut. He’s been spinning since age ten having started with elementary-school house parties which have led to some of the biggest clubs and events around the world. Mad-Jam’s (whose name comes from his reall moniker of Ahmad Ajam) has played warm-up and follow-up sets with some of the biggest DJs and dance music artists including Sasha, John Digweed, The Prodigy, David Guetta, Armin Van Buuren, Carl Cox, Tiesto and many more and his sets are always real crowd pleasers, even more so in this great waterfront venue. Oct 12, Karma Lounge, Coral Bay, Tickets BD10. Call 17 312 700).
Fashion bonanza The BSPCA has one of its major fundraisers this month with its much-loved fashion show. The event is raising cash for the capture, neuter, release programme. They’re planning a gltizy red-carpet affair with choreography from the wonderful Stephen, who last time had the lifeguards from the Lost Paradise of Dilmun performing a hilarious routine to the tunes of the Village People. October 11, Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel. Tickets BD28 (members) BD30 (non-members) available from the Thrift Shop (17 593 479).
Pool party Welcome back to one of Bahrain’s favourite poolside events with live cooking showcases, from nine different restaurants, live music and entertainment, exciting games and the chance to win lots of prizes. Oct 16, 23, 30, Gulf Night Out. Call (17 713 000).
Beach party Coral Bay is hosting another of its famous beach parties with DJ Nathan and, in support, DJ Miled. You can expect wild times by the pool and beach so be prepared to get damp. DJ Nathan’s been championed by some of the world’s biggest DJ’s including Tiesto, Pete Tong, Gareth Emery, Funkagenda, Eric Morillo and Eddie Halliwell and has big releases lined up on Armin van Buuren’s label Armada Music as well as In Charge, Maquina Music and Big & Dirty. Oct 26, Karma Lounge at Coral Beach. Tickets BD10. Call (17 312 700).
Where’s The Fun USA DJ Jack Millz takes to the decks for this month’s WTF event. Former resident at Area 51 in Pittsburgh, Millz plays a mix of old school and up to the minute dance floor fillers. Oct 18, Klub 360. Call (33 360 300).